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What movies do you watch over and over again?

I watch catch me if you can and the Inception over and over again. I find both great movies. Movies I watch only once was the Hilary Duff movie. What a ripoff.

by Anonymousreply 10304/08/2013

Rosemary's Baby

Psycho/Rear Window/The Birds/North by Northwest

2001: A Space Odyssey

Jurassic Park (all 3)

All The President's Men

Close Encounters of the Third Kind

Invasion of the Body Snatchers (orig & remake)

The Thing From Another World

Night of the Iguana



by Anonymousreply 102/07/2013

The Day After Tomorrow. It's suckiness is fascinating.

by Anonymousreply 202/07/2013

The Talented Mr. Ripley

Rear Window

Blue Velvet

The Krays

Wish You Were Here


by Anonymousreply 302/07/2013

Beauty Shop

by Anonymousreply 402/07/2013

The Letter

Crimes and Misdemeanors/Radio Days/Midnight In Paris/Love and Death/Everything You Always Wanted to Know about Sex

Dr. Strangelove


Blair Witch Project


L.A. Confidential

Black Swan

Godzilla (1998)

Young Frankenstein

Singin' In The Rain

The Net

The Shining

Midnight Cowboy



by Anonymousreply 502/07/2013

Sleepless in Seattle.

by Anonymousreply 602/07/2013

Big Business

by Anonymousreply 702/07/2013

R6, I really love the ending and a couple of other scenes in Sleepless, no shame.

by Anonymousreply 802/07/2013

Anything where the world will end, no matter how bad the movie is. (War of the worlds, Independence Day etc) Also anything futuristic and where shit blows up.


The Fabulous Baker Brothers. I can watch that every day and never get bored for some reason

by Anonymousreply 902/07/2013

Johnny Belinda

The Last Time I Saw Paris

From The Terrace

The Birds

Terms of Endearment

Urban Cowboy

Nothing In Common


The Shawshank Redemption

The Towering Inferno

The Poseidon Adventure


Into the Blue (guilty pleasure)

The Day After Tomorrow



North by Northwest


Doctor Zhivago


The Philadelphia Story

Now, Voyager

Woman of the Year

In This Our Life

The Color Purple

by Anonymousreply 1002/07/2013

The Boston Strangler


The Pelican Brief

Dark Water


Sleepy Hollow

The Innocents

Dial M For Murder

Cat People (1942)

Double Indemnity


by Anonymousreply 1102/07/2013



Fatal Attraction

The Manchurian Candidate (original)

by Anonymousreply 1202/07/2013

"Goldfinger" for that ONE line (you know which one!).



"The Bourne Identity."

"The Heiress."

"Ocean's Eleven" (original).

"Dirty Rotten Scoundrels."

"L.A. Confidential."

"Dial 'M' For Murder."

"North By Northwest."

by Anonymousreply 1302/07/2013

Princess Bride

Old Disney Animation movies from before Walt died.

by Anonymousreply 1402/07/2013

Jaws The Fugitive Shawshank Redemption Wizard of Oz

by Anonymousreply 1502/07/2013

Those that come immediately to mind:



THE OMEN (original)





DAWN OF THE DEAD (Polley/Rhames version)


THE LION, THE WITCH, & THE WARDROBE (animated version)





A CHORUS LINE (I know you people hate it)

by Anonymousreply 1602/07/2013

Imitation of Life

Princess Bride

Notorious (the remake with John Shea, my secret shame)

The Heiress


Yours, Mine and Ours

Pillow Talk

Diamond Head

by Anonymousreply 1702/07/2013

Steel Magnolias

by Anonymousreply 1802/07/2013

Horny Businessmen's Soiree

by Anonymousreply 1902/07/2013

I have certain movies that I watch by the season every year.

For Labor Day, it's "The Russians Are Coming! The Russians Are Coming."

For July 4th "Yankee Doodle Dandy."

"White Christmas" and "Easter Parade" go with their holidays and "Carousel" is for sometime in June, when it's bustin' out all over.

For Memorial Day, I watch "Shenandoah."

Around September 2nd, I watch "Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison."

by Anonymousreply 2002/07/2013

Auntie Mame(w/RR,of course),Mildred Pierce,WHTBJ,American Beauty,Klute, Godfather 1&2, Gray Gardens (72,doc.), Postcards From The Edge, Death Becomes Her, It's A Wonderful Life, Fight Club, Basquiat, O Brother where art Thou, Valley Of The Dolls, Sleepy Hollow, All About Eve, Cat on A Hot Tin Roof ,Whose Afraid Of Viginia Wollfe, 28 Days Later, 28 Weeks Later, Requiem For A Dream, Miller's Crossing, Crimes Of The Heart,Rosemary's Baby, Casino, The Age Of Innocence, The Departed, Annie Hall, Manhattan,Broadway Danny Rose, Hannah And Her Sisters, Citizen Kane. A Place In The Sun,Paper Moon ,North By Northwest,Rear Window.Pillow Talk,The Shining.

by Anonymousreply 2102/07/2013

R20, I watch Postcards from the Edge every Mother's Day.

by Anonymousreply 2202/07/2013


Mommy Dearest

Fatal Attraction

The Bad Seed

by Anonymousreply 2302/07/2013

Whenever the Quick and the Dead is on basic cable I cannot, not watch it. It's is full of awesome with Sharon, Leo, Russell and Gene.

by Anonymousreply 2402/07/2013

The Godfather. I never tire of it. I'll bet I've seen it fifty times.

by Anonymousreply 2502/07/2013

The Maltese Falcon - I just about have it memorized.

The Usual Suspects

L.A. Confidential

North by Northwest



by Anonymousreply 2602/07/2013

Dune :)

by Anonymousreply 2702/07/2013

Some of the same titles keep popping up!

Rosemary's Baby

The Talented Mr Ripley

The Philadelphia Story/ Holiday (1938 movie)

The Royal Tenenbaums/ The Darjeeling Limited

The 39 Steps/ The Lady Vanishes/ Suspicion/ North by Northwest

Night Train to Munich

Three Days of the Condor

Gosford Park


The Sixth Sense

Mulholland Drive

The Duchess/ The Jacket

Christmas Tale (Un conte de Noël)/ Les Enfants du Paradis/ Cleo 5 to 7/ Ma Nuit Chez Maude/ Le Règle du jeu

by Anonymousreply 2802/07/2013

What Hilary duff movie?

by Anonymousreply 2902/07/2013

Batman Returns, even though it is plotless, with flashes of both smart and heaping servings of stupid dialogue. I pretty much ignore it as it is on, then pay attention when Pfeiffer shows up. I always come away simultaneously floored at the art direction, the deranged 90's riot grrl Catwoman, and the irritating, pointless story.

by Anonymousreply 3002/07/2013

The only film I've seen multiple times (maybe 6 or 7 I think) is "Palm Beach Story" by Preston Sturges. I have it saved in my DVR from the last time it showed on TCM. I'm a huge Sturges fan and really like all his films (there are only 5 or 6 I think) but to me, that movie was one of the wittiest films ever made. You have to see it more than once to get all the jokes since everybody's talking so fast.

I have been a movie nut since I was very young, so I've seen a ton of films but am rarely moved to see them more than once. Not sure why. I guess because there are always new ones coming out--so many movies so little time...

by Anonymousreply 3102/07/2013

Godfather 1 and 2

The Talented Mr. Ripley

Gosford Park


Notes on a Scandal

The crazy-bitch trio: Fatal Attraction, Basic Instinct, and The Hand That Rocks The Cradle.

The Retro Selection: All That Heaven Allows

Also have become compeltely addicted to both seasons of the BBC's Sherlock, and the first and second seasons of The Tudors, so I can feast my eyes on Benedict Cumberbatch and Jeremy Northam respectively. Actually just listening to them is wonderful, they both have incredible voices.

by Anonymousreply 3202/07/2013

Forgot The Lion In Winter!

by Anonymousreply 3302/07/2013

r32: Do you know when Sherlock will be on again on PBS? I love that show too.

by Anonymousreply 3402/07/2013

Any Hitchcock film

The Thin Man film series

Charlie Chan film series

Any Tyrone Power film

Harry Potter series

by Anonymousreply 3502/07/2013

R1, how can you mention "Titanic" in the same breath with some of those other movies? Incredible.

by Anonymousreply 3602/07/2013

Arsenic and Old Lace

Ball of Fire

Born Yesterday

Bringing Up Baby

Groundhog Day

Roman Holiday

Sunset Boulevard

To Kill A Mockingbird

any Harold Lloyd films

any Laurel & Hardy

by Anonymousreply 3702/07/2013

Blow Out

3 Women

Dressed To Kill

The Fog

Meet Me in St. Louis


Blade Runner

Hannah and Her Sisters


Love and Death

Sixteen Candles


Close Encounters

The Birds

North By Northwest


Death in Venice

Heaven Help Us

oh, forget it...I really could go on...

by Anonymousreply 3802/07/2013

9 to 5



by Anonymousreply 3902/07/2013

Out of Africa

Far and Away (I know, I know)

The Women (1939)

Dracula (1939)

The Fearless Vampire Killers

Postcards from the Edge (It TWIRLED up!)

Sergeant York

The Hound of the Baskervilles (1932)

Now, Voyager

Butterfield 8

Brides of Dracula

Dracula Has Risen from the Grave

by Anonymousreply 4002/07/2013


Fatal Attraction

Pretty in Pink

The Hand That Rocks the Cradle

Single White Female


by Anonymousreply 4102/07/2013


Midnight in Paris

The King's Speech

LA Confidential

The Goonies

Steel Magnolias


Any Bourne Movie


Any Lord of the Rings Movie

Any Star Wars Movie

Princess Bride

Any Matrix Movie


by Anonymousreply 4202/07/2013

Mrs.Miniver Steel Magnolias The Women Avanti All About Eve

by Anonymousreply 4302/07/2013



Flash Gordon


Miracle on 34th Street (1947, B&W)

My Man Godfrey

The Harvey Girls

Johnny Guitar

Paris Blues



by Anonymousreply 4402/07/2013

Recently, The Perks of Being a Wallflower. Brilliant.

Whenever they come on:

Donnie Darko

Toy Story

Pride and Prejudice (Keira Knightley)

Shakespeare in Love

Annie Hall

by Anonymousreply 4502/08/2013


Gone With The Wind

To Kill A Mockingbird

All About Eve

Here Comes Mr. Jordan

The Bad Seed

Valley Of The Dolls (Yes, I know)

by Anonymousreply 4602/08/2013

The Empire Strikes Back

Fried Green Tomatoes

Stand By Me

The Shawshank Redemption


Broadcast News

Close Encounters

by Anonymousreply 4702/08/2013

Silent Breastidities.

by Anonymousreply 4802/08/2013

It will be a cold, dark day in hell before I ever get tired of watching The Princess Bride or The Fifth Element.

I will also add a Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy to that list, because the book, film, and audiobook, are in constant rotation in my life.

by Anonymousreply 4902/08/2013

I have watched "Scott Pilgrim vs. The World" many dozens of time, and I never get tired of it. I could watch it dozens of times more.

by Anonymousreply 5002/08/2013

I'll watch any movie I like over and over.

by Anonymousreply 5102/08/2013

Me too, r51!

by Anonymousreply 5202/08/2013

Moonstruck Steel Magnolias Black Swan The Hunger Games She's All That Twilight Contact Whatever Happened To Baby Jane? Center Stage That Thing You Do! The Perks Of Being A Wallflower Teen Witch Elizabeth Pride & Prejudice

by Anonymousreply 5302/08/2013

Boys in the Band Longtime Companion Toy Story Finding Nemo And most classic Christmas movies

by Anonymousreply 5402/08/2013

Whatever Happened To Baby Jane?

42nd Street

Footlight Parade

Gold Diggers of 1933


The Whales of August

The Trip To Bountiful

Driving Miss Daisy

Imitation Of Life

Sorry, Wrong Number

Grey Gardens

by Anonymousreply 5502/08/2013

It's amazing how many people will watch a movie over and over and still get the name wrong-THE Inception? The Fabulous Baker BROTHERS? Sheesh

by Anonymousreply 5602/08/2013

1. Lord of the Rings Trilogy

2. Harry Potter Trilogy

3. The Inception

4. Saving Private Ryan

5. Star Wars Trilogy

6. The Fabulous Baker Brothers

by Anonymousreply 5702/08/2013

The Bad Seed

Sunset Boulevard

Now, Voyager

Double Indemnity

by Anonymousreply 5802/08/2013

[quote]The only film I've seen multiple times (maybe 6 or 7 I think) is "Palm Beach Story" by Preston Sturges.

"You smell like a distillery!"

"That's odd, I've never BEEN to a distillery!"

Makes me laugh every time.

by Anonymousreply 5902/08/2013

Some old 40's/50's/60's B horror:

The Spiral Staircase

The Uninvited

Hound of the Baskervilles (1959)



The Blob

House of Wax

13 Ghosts

And others:

The Out-of-Towners with Jack Lemmon and Sandy Dennis - never fails to crack me up

Three Days of the Condor

Dante's Peak

The Thomas Crown Affair (1968)

Spiderman 2

Back To The Future



A Star Is Born (Judy's)

The Clock

Strangers On A Train

sex, lies and videotape

Another vote for The Fog, Blowout, Dressed to Kill, Hannah and her Sisters and Love and Death.

by Anonymousreply 6002/08/2013

R59, I've seen the Palm Beach Story about 30 times and I don't think I've ever heard that line.

by Anonymousreply 6102/08/2013


2001 A Space Odyssey


Saturday Night Fever

An Unmarried Woman

Juliet of the Spirits

by Anonymousreply 6202/08/2013

Apparently, DL attracts a lot of tedious people or people are fibbing to make their movie tastes seem high brow.

There are very few movies I want to see again. Drop Dead Gorgeous, Home Alone 1 and 2 are a few exceptions.

by Anonymousreply 6302/08/2013

And how could I forget.........

The Rocky Horror Picture Show

by Anonymousreply 6402/08/2013

Anyone else see the Fellini film Juliet of the Spirits ?

Did you like it ?

by Anonymousreply 6502/08/2013

The Devil Wears Prada


Midnight (1939)

Bridesmaids(I don't even like it that much-but if I come across it, I'm glued to the TV)

Pirahna 3-D

A Woman Scorned

by Anonymousreply 6602/08/2013

"Juliet of the Spirits" was OK, enjoyable mostly for Guilietta Masina's performance. You can see that this film would have a major influence visually on Bob Fosse if you've seen "Sweet Charity" (the movie).

by Anonymousreply 6702/08/2013

For me the movies I can watch over and over are never my favorite movie or even close to a "great" movie. They have some undefinable quality that makes them watchable. And for some reason, they tend to be RomComs, even though I'm not a fan of RomComs.

For me:

While You Were Sleeping

My Best Friend's Wedding

About A Boy

by Anonymousreply 6802/08/2013

[quote]For me the movies I can watch over and over are never my favorite movie or even close to a "great" movie. They have some undefinable quality that makes them watchable.

R36, here's your answer as to why Titanic is on my list. R68 explains it better than I can.

by Anonymousreply 6902/08/2013

Pitch Perfect Legally Blonde Midnight in Paris 2 Weeks Notice The Proposal The Aviator Bridesmaids The Devil Wears Prada Julie/Julia Clueless The Cat's Meow My House in Umbria

by Anonymousreply 7002/08/2013

That's all, r67 ? What about the women, the fashion, the makeup, and hairstyles ? I found it all mesmerizing and the color palatte as well.....

by Anonymousreply 7102/08/2013

The first six Star Trek movies.

The first three Star Wars movies (IV, V, VI).

Alien / Aliens


Young Frankenstein / Blazing Saddles

Monty Python's Life Of Brian


The entire James Bond series.

by Anonymousreply 7202/08/2013

October Sky

Peggy Sue Got Married

Black Beauty (1990's version)

You've Got Mail

When Harry Met Sally

The Sound Of Music

Shall We Dance

Emma (with DL favorite Miss Paltrow)

by Anonymousreply 7302/08/2013

Affair of the Necklace A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984) Ice Castles (1978) - Mmm. Robby Benson From Hell Halloween I + II (originals) Children of the Corn (1984) Amityville Horror (original) Quill The Peanut-butter Solution I've been waiting for you

.... :D

by Anonymousreply 7402/08/2013

Minx, visually it is stunning, which is expected from Fellini from this period, but it's also terribly dated and hard to warm up to except on a camp level. I didn't like the story either.

by Anonymousreply 7502/09/2013

Palm Beach Story: "I'm the Wienie King! Invented the Texas Wienie! Lay off 'em, you'll live longer."

by Anonymousreply 7602/09/2013

I'll bite, OP-what was the Hilary Duff movie you would only watch once? Most of them hold up quite admirably to repeated viewings.

by Anonymousreply 7702/09/2013

Most Mel Brooks movies.

by Anonymousreply 7802/09/2013

The social network

by Anonymousreply 7902/09/2013


by Anonymousreply 8002/09/2013

Peggy Sue Got Married

The Birds (Rod Taylor is a dreamboat and a favorite jerk off fantasy for me)

What's Up Doc?

by Anonymousreply 8102/09/2013

[quote]The Day After Tomorrow. It's suckiness is fascinating.

Me too! Love that movie!


The Blind Side



Steel Magnolias

We Are Marshall

Drop Dead Gorgeous

Miss Congeniality

Girls Will Be Girls!

Die Mommy Die

Valley of the Dolls

The Long Long Trailer

Yours, Mine, and Ours

The Trouble With Angles


The Parent Trap

The Poseidon Adventure

The Towering Inferno

Imitation of Life

Susan Slade

Many many others

by Anonymousreply 8202/09/2013

The Trouble With Angles...

Is that a movie about kids having trouble in math class?

by Anonymousreply 8302/09/2013

I forgot-

The Queen


And when I'm in a Cher mood-



by Anonymousreply 8402/09/2013

The Very Annie Mary

by Anonymousreply 8502/09/2013

Goodfellas Blazing Saddles

by Anonymousreply 8602/09/2013

His Girl Friday

The African Queen

Sullivan's Travels

The Man Who Came To Dinner

A Place In The Sun




Open Water


by Anonymousreply 8702/09/2013

The only movie I have seen over and over is Singing in the Rain. I was one on one staff for a developmentally disabled girl and spent time in her apartment. She was a handful to manage and the one thing she wanted to do was watch that movie or the TV show Mad About You.

by Anonymousreply 8802/09/2013

In no particular order:


Ice Station Zebra (And no, I haven't pissed into mason jars in months!)

The Blues Brothers

Sleepless in Seattle

Conspiracy Theory (The first 1/4 of the movie)

Star Trek: The Motion Picture (Fuck you, I like this one)

Trains, Planes and Automobiles (A Thanksgiving tradition)

Big Trouble in little China

The Thing (Carpenter)

Blade Runner (When I'm in the mood)

by Anonymousreply 8902/09/2013

Billy Elliot, I love that movie

by Anonymousreply 9002/09/2013

Radio Days

Postcards from the Edge

Love Actually

Annie Hall

Auntie Mame

The Trouble with Angels

by Anonymousreply 9102/09/2013

[quote]The Trouble With Angles...


by Anonymousreply 9202/09/2013

I can't beleive I omitted "Godfather 1 and 2"!

SO many great scenes and lines!!

"I am Enzo, the baker....."

"Fabrizio! Dove va?....No! No, Appollonia!"

"Take the gun; leave the cannoli."

"True story."

Et cetera, et cetera, et cetera!

by Anonymousreply 9302/09/2013

A Star is Born/Judy Garland

by Anonymousreply 9402/09/2013

r. 92, that's a movie about Geometry, right?

by Anonymousreply 9502/09/2013

The Birds

by Anonymousreply 9602/09/2013

Pride & Prejudice

Black Swan

The Devil Wears Prada

Another Cinderella Story

My Best Friend's Wedding

by Anonymousreply 9702/09/2013

OFGS, I got it backwards!

"Leave the GUN; take the cannoli."

Or the Missus woulda had agita!

by Anonymousreply 9802/09/2013


The Ninth Gate

The Omen

The Omen 2

by Anonymousreply 9902/09/2013

Hey, weren't a lot of you pissed when Brokeback Mountain didn't get Best Picture?

by Anonymousreply 10002/10/2013

Another thread that is nothing more than a long list of movies. Damn this site is lame.

by Anonymousreply 10102/10/2013

Speed. Keanu looked gorgeous.

by Anonymousreply 10202/10/2013

"The Big Rock Candy Mountain"!

Like the grass, like the Frankenstein's monster...

by Anonymousreply 10304/08/2013
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