John Holton (john_holton) wrote,
John Holton
john_holton

Taking a breather

Had a rough work day so far, but stopped long enough to do this thing that I ripped off of writer_chick:



I've bolded the movies I've seen, and added a few comments and five more at the end.

1. X-Men
2. The Craft
3. X2
4. Swimfan
5. Fellowship of the Ring
6. Finding Nemo
7. Peter Pan
8. Home Alone This was shot in my old stomping grounds in the northern suburbs of Chicago.
9. Aladdin
10. The Ring
11. 10 Things I Hate About You
12. Not Another Teen Movie
13. Spiceworld
14. 8 Mile
15. Bambi
16. Pirates of the Carribean
17. Edward Scissorhands
18. Stepmom (Much to my deep chagrin... Gah!)
19. My Best Friend's Wedding
20. 101 Dalmatians
21. Scream
22. Scream 2
23. Scream 3
24. Big Daddy
25. Billy Madison
26. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
27. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
28. Heartbreakers
29. Dumb & Dumber
30. Two Week's Notice
31. Scary Movie
32. Look Who's Talking
33. Blade
34. Blade II
35. O
36. Titanic
37. Carrie
38. Carrie 2: The Rage
39. Daddy Day Care It was playing on an airplane, and I didn't buy the headset, so I saw it, but didn't hear it.
40. Legally Blonde
41. Austin Powers
42. Storm of the Century
43. Oliver and Company
44. Two Towers
45. Return of the King
46. Mighty Ducks
47. Fast and the Furious
48. 2Fast, 2 Furious
49. A Walk To Remember
50. XXX
51. Beauty and the Beast
52. I Know What You Did Last Summer
53. I Still Know What You Did Last Summer
54. Sound of Music
55. Mary Poppins When it first came out!
56. Tuck Everlasting
57. The Patriot
58. The Wizard of Oz They used to broadcast this every year at Christmas.
59. Teaching Mrs Tingle
60. Crossroads You can't be a guitar player and not see this movie.
61. Now and Then A real sleeper; can't stand any of the adult actresses, but the kids were fantastic.
62. Pearl Harbor
63. Just Married
64. Cast Away
65. Radio Flyer
66. Final Destination
67. Lady and the Tramp
68. Shallow Hal
69. 40 Days and 40 Nights
70. Bring It On
71. Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory
72. The Outsiders
73. The Matrix
74. Perfect Storm
75. Cruel Intentions
76. Never Been Kissed
77. Clueless
78. Bruce Almighty Another one that I've seen on an airplane but not heard. Catherine Bell's in this one...oooohh...
79. Remember the Titans Parts were filmed at our local high school. Another one of those airplane movies.
81. Girl, Interrupted
82. SWAT
83. Sixth Sense
84. Phone Booth
85. The Lion King
86. Urban Legends
87. Nightflier
88. Lion King 2
89. Little Mermaid Anyone else notice how much Ariel, Belle (from Beauty and the Beast), Pocahontas, and Esmeralda (from Aladdin) look alike?
90. American Pie
91. Center Stage
92. Scooby Doo
93. Bedazzled The original, not the remake.
94. Mrs. Doubtfire Didn't particularly like it.
95. Save the Last Dance
96. My Girl
97. American Beauty
98. Romeo & Juliet (The Franco Zeffirelli version, thanks)
99. Lost World
100. Casper
101. Miss Congeniality
102. The Rock
103. Face/Off
104. Moulin Rouge
105. Sleeping Beauty
106. Alien
107. Tombstone
108. Lake Placid
109. The Recruit
110. The Shining
111. Pocahontas
112. Win a Date with Tad Hamilton
113. Koyaanisqatsi
114. Princess Mononoke
115. Braveheart
116. Gone with the Wind When I was 15, I went with some of my friends to see this. Not the best way to see this movie...
117. She's All That
118. Heavy Metal
119. Remo Williams
120. Fried Green Tomatoes
121. Steel Magnolias
122. Fight Club
123. Star Wars
124. Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom
125. Toy Soldiers
126. Clerks
127. Magnolia
128. Wild Things
129. The Nightmare Before Christmas
130. What Dreams May Come
131. Fierce Creatures
132. Frequency
133. The Others
134. O Brother, Where Art Thou?
135. Along Came A Spider I'm not sure, though...
136. Annie
137. Eyes Wide Shut
138. How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days
139. Practical Magic
140. Down With Love
141. The Fifth Element
142. Donnie Darko
143. Kiki's Delivery Service
144. Big Fish
145. Chasing Amy
146. Unbearable Lightness of Being
147. Parent Trap
148. Great Expectations
149. Bridges of Madison County
150. I am Sam
151. Life as a house
152. Prince of Tides
153. Kill Bill Vol. 1
154. Bowling For Columbine
155. Elf
156. spun
157. Weekend at Bernie's
158. The House of Mirth
159. The Rose
160. Chocolat
161. Requiem for a Dream
162. Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
163. Mask
164. Gia
165. Secretary
166. The Big Lebowski
167. Rushmore
168. Return to Me Liked it for three reasons: it was set in Chicago, Carroll O'Connor was in it, and Minnie Driver was in it.
169. Muppets Take Manhattan
170. The X-Files: Fight The Future
171. Moonstruck
172. Happy Gilmore
173. Mona Lisa Smile
174. Bad Boys
175. Bad Boys 2
176. The Delta Force
177. A League of Their Own Another great movie. Baseball's a great subject for movies.
178. Murder by Death
179. The Hot Chick
180. Shrek
181. Groundhog Day Featuring two of my least favorite actors, Bill Murray and Andie MacDowell.
182. Liar Liar The scene in the elevator is one of the funniest things I've ever seen.
183. House of Sand & Fog
184. Adventures in Babysitting
185. Monty Python & the Holy Grail Didn't get a coconut, but saw it when it first came out. Still hilarious.
186. Hedwig & the Angry Inch
187. As Good As It Gets
188. Murder By Numbers
189. The Unsaid
190. 12 Monkeys A weird movie, but I liked it.
191. Igby Goes Down
192. The Mummy One of those Sunday afternoon movies.
193. The New Guy
194. Girl
195. And Starring Pancho Villa As Himself
196. Valentine
197. Wag the Dog One of the most astute political comments I've seen.
198. Spirited Away
199. Almost Famous
200. Royal Tenenbaums
201. Citizen Kane
202. Lost In Translation
203. Transformers: the Movie
204. Stargate
205. Smoke Signals
206. Best In Show Saw it on an airplane and had to run home and rent it to hear the dialogue.
207. Starship Troopers
208. Master & Commander: The Far Side of the World
209. The Pianist
210. Much Ado About Nothing
211. Threesome
212. Matrix: Reloaded
213. The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen
214. Spider-Man
215. Velvet Goldmine
216. Interstella 5555
217. The Exorcist
218. 8 Women (or 8 Femmes)
219. The Princess and the Warrior (or Der Krieger und die Kaiserin)
220. The Red Violin
221. Gosford Park Got lost half way through and shut it off.
222. Quills
223. Philadelphia
224. Singin' in the Rain One of my favorites. Gene Kelly, Debbie Reynolds and Donald O'Connor are fantastic.
225. Schindler's List
226. Willow
227. Labyrinth
228. Charade
229. Rebecca
230. Amelie
231. 1776
232. Bringing Up Baby

My additions:

233. This Is Spinal Tap I've seen it a hundred times, and I still think it's hysterical.
234. A Hard Day's Night A great movie.
235. Uncle Buck Makes the list because my old high school is featured in the movie. Like Home Alone, was filmed in the northern suburbs of Chicago. (I won't add Risky Business or Dennis The Menace to my list, but they were also done on the North Shore.)
236. Field of Dreams I can't get through the end of this movie without losing it.
237. The Ladykillers A late 1940s-early 1950s British b&w movie featuring Alec Guinness, Peter Sellers and Herbert Lom.
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