Movies You Will Want to Watch Over and Over

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1.
Casualties of War (1989)
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During the Vietnam War, a soldier finds himself the outsider of his own squad when they unnecessarily kidnap a female villager. (113 mins.)
Director: Brian DePalma
“ Possibly the greatest movie ever made on moral courage. Outstanding performances by Sean Penn as a war-hardenned sargeant and Michael J Fox as a stalwart Christian. See the "Edited for TV version" of this movie as there is alot of profanity, violence, and nudity in the original. Continue to fight for justice when you know you are in the right! This is my favorite movie. ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
2.
To Catch a Thief (1955)
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When a reformed jewel thief is suspected of returning to his former occupation, he must ferret out the real thief in order to prove his innocence. (106 mins.)
“ The most beautiful actress ever? Hard to argue in this movie! Grace Kelly and Cary Grant are magnificent! Beautiful scenery, acting, and a great plot...this movie has it all, and it is my 2nd favorite movie of all time! Driving through the mountain roads of Monaco is one of the best movie scenes ever! Conincidentally, Grace Kelly would die on the same road as the scene in this movie at the young age of 52. ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
3.
Witness for the Prosecution (1957)
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A veteran British barrister must defend his client in a murder trial that has surprise after surprise. (116 mins.)
Director: Billy Wilder
“ Maybe the greatest ending to a movie ever! Great courtroom drama, memorable characters, and a plot that thickens and thickens until the various surprises toward the end of the movie. One of the best movies ever made! Don't miss it! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
4.
Dial M for Murder (1954)
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An ex-tennis pro carries out a plot to murder his wife. When things go wrong, he improvises a brilliant plan B. (105 mins.)
“ See this one in Color! A murder is planned but something goes wrong! Pay careful to the details of this movie as it goes along! This movie has a surprising and clever ending. My 2nd favorite Alfred Hitchcock movie! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
5.
¡Three Amigos! (1986)
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Three actors accept an invitation to a Mexican village to perform their onscreen bandit fighter roles, unaware that it is the real thing. (104 mins.)
Director: John Landis
“ If there ever was a movie to memorize every line...this is it! Pure hilarity! From the scene with Steve Martin on the wall calling to his mates, to the "my little buttercup" song, to the encounter with the invisible swordsman...this show rolls from one funny moment to the another all the way until the end! Steve Martin, Chevy Chase, and Martin Short at their best! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
6.
Back to the Future (1985)
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Marty McFly, a 17-year-old high school student, is accidentally sent 30 years into the past in a time-traveling DeLorean invented by his close friend, the maverick scientist Doc Brown. (116 mins.)
Director: Robert Zemeckis
“ Maybe the best written script in movie history. When you watch all of the movies back to back you realize how brilliant this storytelling is. Who can ever forget Marty, Doc, Einstein, Jennifer, and the crew going to the past and then Back to the Future! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
7.
Back to the Future Part II (1989)
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After visiting 2015, Marty McFly must repeat his visit to 1955 to prevent disastrous changes to 1985...without interfering with his first trip. (108 mins.)
Director: Robert Zemeckis
“ Far underrated movie! This movie goes into the future and introduces us to "the hover board!" Then to an alternate reality of the past where Biff is all powerful, and then back to 1955. Marty has to face himself in the past and alter history again! This is pure entertainment and one of the best movie scripts in history! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
8.
Roman Holiday (1953)
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A bored and sheltered princess escapes her guardians and falls in love with an American newsman in Rome. (118 mins.)
Director: William Wyler
“ The perfect love story! She wanted to leave the palace, and he wanted to get a story! It seemed like an innocent prank until love got in the way! Audrey Hepburn won Best Actress for her performance. Watch this once a year snuggled up with the one you love! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
9.
Ghosts of Mississippi (1996)
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A Mississippi district attorney and the widow of Medgar Evers struggle to finally bring a white racist to justice for the 1963 murder of the civil rights leader. (130 mins.)
Director: Rob Reiner
“ A black man is shot in his driveway while his wife and 3 children rush to his side. A gruesome crime. One that would go unpunished for over 30 years until an upshot district attorney decides to pursue the case! Outstanding performances by Alex Baldwin and James Woods. Based on the true story! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
10.
Ball of Fire (1941)
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A group of ivory-tower lexicographers realize they need to hear how real people talk, and end up helping a beautiful singer avoid police and escape from the Mob. (111 mins.)
Director: Howard Hawks
“ A hilarious script written by Billy Wilder. Barbara Stanwyck gives a performance of a lifetime as she tempts and tortures Gary Cooper into a love he doesn't want. One of the truly great funny movies...a classic not to miss! Watch it on Netflix now if you haven't yet! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
11.
An Affair to Remember (1957)
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A couple falls in love and agrees to meet in six months at the Empire State Building - but will it happen? (115 mins.)
Director: Leo McCarey
“ Deborah Kerr and Cary Grant! Their meeting was awkward and untimely, their love was unfailiing! "Let's meet at the top of the empire state building." A perfect idea! This movie will tear at your heartstrings like so few movies can do. Bring a handkerchief! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
12.
The Pride of the Yankees (1942)
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The story of the life and career of the famed baseball player, Lou Gehrig. (128 mins.)
Director: Sam Wood
“ Teresa Wright is an unheralded gem! Gary Cooper is magnificent. This is the story of Lou Gehrig. From his immigrant roots, to baseball star on the greatest stage, to his untimely death. Nominated for a whopping 11 Academy Awards. This is a movie to see over and over and cherish for generations to come! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
13.
Foul Play (1978)
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A shy San Francisco librarian and a bumbling cop fall in love as they solve a crime involving albinos, dwarves, and the Catholic Church. (116 mins.)
Director: Colin Higgins
“ This a movie that even as a child I could never forget. A dwarf, an albino, and a scarface! This movie will have you wishing that Chevy Chase and Goldie Hawn made more movies together. This is a surprisingly good plot with alot of memorable scenes! Don't be fooled by the IMDB rating! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
14.
Strangers on a Train (1951)
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A psychotic socialite confronts a pro tennis star with a theory on how two complete strangers can get away with murder - a theory that he plans to implement. (101 mins.)
“ One of my favorite Alfred Hitchcock movies! Two men meet by chance, and from there, nothing goes as planned! This movie has gripping suspense and will keep you on the edge of your seat until the end! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
15.
Wait Until Dark (1967)
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A recently blinded woman is terrorized by a trio of thugs while they search for a heroin-stuffed doll they believe is in her apartment. (108 mins.)
Director: Terence Young
“ A suspense like no other! A blind woman must try to decipher between truth and fiction in this thriller! Audrey Hepburn is at her best! Watch this one at night (but keep a light on!) ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
16.
A Beautiful Mind (2001)
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After John Nash, a brilliant but asocial mathematician, accepts secret work in cryptography, his life takes a turn for the nightmarish. (135 mins.)
Director: Ron Howard
“ Beautiful adaptation of a fantasy turned reality! This movie has you second guessing yourself from the beginning. What is real and what is imagined...an instant classic from director Ron Howard. ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
17.
Up (2009)
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Seventy-eight year old Carl Fredricksen travels to Paradise Falls in his home equipped with balloons, inadvertently taking a young stowaway. (96 mins.)
“ Is there a better heartwarming story then Up? I don't think so. Everything about this movie is great! He's old, he's cranky, and he's alone...but in one decisive moment he decides to dream again! An adventure of a lifetime that delivers and unexpected result. Masterpiece! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
18.
Shadow of a Doubt (1943)
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A young woman discovers her visiting uncle may not be the man he seems to be. (108 mins.)
“ Another Teresa Wright gem! My 3rd favorite Alfred Hitchcock movie. This movie is incredible! A man running from the law and an unsuspecting family. This movie turns from love to terror! Amazing performances by Joseph Cotten and Teresa Wright. Alfred Hitchcock's first real classic! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
19.
The Incredibles (2004)
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A family of undercover superheroes, while trying to live the quiet suburban life, are forced into action to save the world. (115 mins.)
Director: Brad Bird
“ Seems like it would take 100 years to make this movie! A Superhero family with hidden talents! They must save the world and avoid the lawyers at the same time. This is one of the best animated film of all time. An incredible plot, animation like never before, and characters that you remember forever. Watch it again and again and again! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
20.
The Dream Team (1989)
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Four mental patients on a field trip in New York must save their caring chaperon, who ends up being taken to a hospital in a coma after accidentally witnessing a murder, before the killers can find him and finish the job. (113 mins.)
Director: Howard Zieff
“ Far underrated and seldom viewed movie! Four mental patients escape from the care of their doctor and turn New York upside down. A surprisingly good plot, this movie has you laughing, hoping, rooting for the underdogs. You will definately love this movie...it is full of memorable scenes! Don't worry about the IMDB rating...this is an 80's classic! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
21.
Shenandoah (1965)
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During the Civil War, a Virginia farmer and his family vow to remain neutral but one of the sons is captured by Union soldiers, sending the farmer to his rescue. (105 mins.)
“ My favorite James Stewart movie and that is saying something seeing how he made so many memorable movies. This is the original Patriot! This movie has it all...great drama, injustice, and action. You will never forget this movie! Pay particular attention to the "marital advice" part of this movie...it may come in handy! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
22.
Invincible (2006)
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Based on the story of Vince Papale, a 30-year-old bartender from South Philadelphia who overcame long odds to play for the NFL's Philadelphia Eagles in 1976. (105 mins.)
Director: Ericson Core
“ Vince Papale had nothing going for him--A 30 year old bartender with no future or even a glimpse of a future. Until one lucky day! He would try out for an NFL team based on one coaches crazy idea! Now he is in the pursuit of a lifetime. The odds are against him in almost every way! Great chemistry between Mark Wahlberg and Elizabeth Banks...a story for the ages! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
23.
Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)
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Luke Skywalker joins forces with a Jedi Knight, a cocky pilot, a wookiee and two droids to save the galaxy from the Empire's world-destroying battle-station, while also attempting to rescue Princess Leia from the evil Darth Vader. (121 mins.)
Director: George Lucas
“ Have you seen this movie lately? It is surprisingly better than I imagined it would be the last time I saw it. Everytime I see it it just gets better. All the characters are new and they are all trying to figure out each others motives...in the meantime, they must save the galaxy! Tune into this one again! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
24.
Miracle on 34th Street (1947)
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When a nice old man who claims to be Santa Claus is institutionalized as insane, a young lawyer decides to defend him by arguing in court that he is the real thing. (96 mins.)
Director: George Seaton
“ For those of you who haven't seen this movie recently, do yourself a favor! WATCH IT! This is a great plot, with a truly great performance by Edmund Gwenn as Kris Kringle. Next of Kin: Dasher, Dancer, Donner, Blitzen, etc. What would you do if man who believed himself to be Santa lived next to you? ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
25.
Awakenings (1990)
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The victims of an encephalitis epidemic many years ago have been catatonic ever since, but now a new drug offers the prospect of reviving them. (121 mins.)
Director: Penny Marshall
“ The performance of a lifetime for Robert DeNiro and Robin Williams! This movie will have you crying, hoping, praying, and crying again! The dance scene with Deniro and the young lady is one of my favorite scenes in all of movies. This is an inspiring story of people with unexplained illnesses until a courageous doctor attempts to free them from their disease. ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
26.
The Wizard of Oz (1939)
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Dorothy Gale is swept away from a farm in Kansas to a magical land of Oz in a tornado and embarks on a quest with her new friends to see the Wizard who can help her return home in Kansas and help her friends as well. (102 mins.)
Director: Victor Fleming
“ If you haven't seen this movie in a while you will be surprised how good this movie script really is. Certainly this is the most advanced film of its time! This movie is as good of a movie ever made, it's hard to believe that this was done in 1939! Unforgettable performances, music, costuming, and movie sets. Go "over the rainbow" one more time! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
27.
The Sound of Music (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A woman leaves an Austrian convent to become a governess to the children of a Naval officer widower. (174 mins.)
Director: Robert Wise
“ Julie Andrews in her most memorable role ever. This is the best musical movie in history! This inspiring tale never has a dull moment. From impossible nun to improbable mother. Let music of Rodgers and Hammerstein fill your heart again with this all time classic! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
28.
The Court Jester (1955)
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A hapless carnival performer masquerades as the court jester as part of a plot against an evil ruler who has overthrown the rightful king. (101 mins.)
“ A very popular film in the 1950's, but rarely discovered today. This movie is a "robin hood" spoof which contains some of the funniest segments in movie history. This movie script is incredible. You cannot go wrong with this funny and spellbinding movie starring Danny Kaye. You will want to watch it over and over! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
29.
From Here to Eternity (1953)
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In Hawaii in 1941, a private is cruelly punished for not boxing on his unit's team, while his captain's wife and second-in-command are falling in love. (118 mins.)
Director: Fred Zinnemann
“ It is hard to describe why this movie is so memorable. The cast is superb but the plot is really a bunch of subplots which don't really tie nicely together, but yet this movie endures as one of the greatest dramas ever! Why? I have no idea except that I want to see it over and over again. Burt Lancaster, Frank Sinatra, Deborah Ker, Montgomery Clift, Donna Reed, and Ernest Borgnine. Maybe the greatest cast ever assembled for a movie! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
30.
Charade (1963)
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Romance and suspense ensue in Paris as a woman is pursued by several men who want a fortune her murdered husband had stolen. Who can she trust? (113 mins.)
Director: Stanley Donen
“ How do you know who you can trust? Seems impossible to know in this movie! Audrey Hepburn and Cary Grant...what could be better than that? This movie will have you asking, "who is Carson Dial?" One of the finest suspense movies! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
31.
Niagara (1953)
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As two couples are visiting Niagara Falls, tensions between one wife and her husband reach the level of murder. (92 mins.)
Director: Henry Hathaway
“ This is a spellbinding movie with Marilyn Monroe, Joseph Cotten, and Jean Peters! Jean Peters makes this movie in a largely unheralded performance! Hold onto your seat in this one...a newly married couple accidentally gets mixed up in the bizarre life of Marilyn Monroe. This movie ends up in some thriling scenes in Niagara Falls. This is truly a film not to miss! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
32.
The Bourne Ultimatum (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Jason Bourne dodges a ruthless CIA official and his agents from a new assassination program while searching for the origins of his life as a trained killer. (115 mins.)
Director: Paul Greengrass
“ Action pounding suspense at its finest! A man who kills and cannot stop, but why? Who is he? This journey of one man's discovery of his past makes for a true cinematic classic! Once you start this movie, you won't want to leave for a second! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
33.
Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)
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After the rebels have been brutally overpowered by the Empire on their newly established base, Luke Skywalker takes advanced Jedi training with Master Yoda, while his friends are pursued by Darth Vader as part of his plan to capture Luke. (124 mins.)
Director: Irvin Kershner
“ You knew the empire would try to get revenge, didn't you? With advanced training from Yoda, Luke Skywalker attempts to destroy Darth Vader. Once again, Luke has to rescue his friends from the Dark Lord. ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
34.
Mrs. Doubtfire (1993)
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After a bitter divorce, an actor disguises himself as a female housekeeper to spend time with his children held in custody by his former wife. (125 mins.)
Director: Chris Columbus
“ A laugh out load extravaganza. "My first day as a woman and I'm having hot flashes!" This is truly one movie that never gets tiresome. Rarely have I ever laughed as much in a movie as this one! Enjoy this one over and over! Robin Williams is pure genius! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
35.
The Fugitive (1993)
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Dr. Richard Kimble, unjustly accused of murdering his wife, must find the real killer while being the target of a nationwide manhunt. (130 mins.)
Director: Andrew Davis
“ The Fugitive is one of the greatest action suspense thrillers of all time. This movie never gets boring. A man on the run, trying to prove his innocence, yet no one believes him. So many twists and turns in this thrill ride. ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
36.
The Lady Eve (1941)
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A trio of classy card sharps targets the socially awkward heir to brewery millions for his money, until one of them falls in love with him. (94 mins.)
Director: Preston Sturges
“ This is one great performance by Barbara Stanwyck, once again as a temptrous! A spellbinding performance as the woman that Henry Fonda falls in love with twice! huh? Watch the movie and you will understand what I mean! A storyline like no other... ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
37.
Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986)
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A high school wise guy is determined to have a day off from school, despite what the principal thinks of that. (103 mins.)
Director: John Hughes
“ Sweaty, clammy palms must mean only one thing...Save Bueller! This movie was a trailblazer in its time, and it introduced a whole new generation to "Shake it up Baby...Twist and Shout." "So that's how it is in their family" and many oh-so memorable scenes! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
38.
The Matrix (1999)
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A computer hacker learns from mysterious rebels about the true nature of his reality and his role in the war against its controllers. (136 mins.)
“ This is the ultimate science fiction suspense thriller. Artificial reality has taken over! Be ready for a mind bender that surprises again and again! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
39.
The Sixth Sense (1999)
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A boy who communicates with spirits that don't know they're dead seeks the help of a disheartened child psychologist. (107 mins.)
“ If you haven't seen this movie lately, it is almost as good as its original viewing! "I see dead people" became famous with this otherwise ordinary plot which became a classic by why of one of the most surprising endings in movie history! It's never a bad idea to watch this movie! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
40.
Aladdin (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
When a street urchin vies for the love of a beautiful princess, he uses a genie's magic power to make himself off as a prince in order to marry her. (90 mins.)
“ Robin Williams as the genie just never gets old! If you haven't seen this movie for a while, put it on! You will remember just how surprisingly entertaining this movie is! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
41.
The Patriot (2000)
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Peaceful farmer Benjamin Martin is driven to lead the Colonial Militia during the American Revolution when a sadistic British officer murders his son. (165 mins.)
Director: Roland Emmerich
“ A remake of Shenendoah which is not as good, but it still gets your juices flowing! A family thrust into the conflict of war and now one man must protect them against evil. IMDB rating for this movie is way too low...this is a great story of injustice and revenge. ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
42.
Rudy (1993)
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Rudy has always been told that he was too small to play college football. But he is determined to overcome the odds and fulfill his dream of playing for Notre Dame. (114 mins.)
Director: David Anspaugh
“ The ultimate underdog story! "You're 5 foot nothin', a hundred and nothin." He had no business on that football field and he knew it, but that didn't stop Rudy from pursuing his dream. An unlikely story, and a powerful finish. Go Rudy! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
43.
The Manchurian Candidate (1962)
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A former prisoner of war is brainwashed as an unwitting assassin for an international Communist conspiracy. (126 mins.)
“ The orginal "Salt" movie which combines psychological warfare with murder! This movie still maintains its luster after many years! A man is killing people....who is he? and why is he doing it? Watch for yourself to find out! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
44.
Avatar (2009)
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A paraplegic marine dispatched to the moon Pandora on a unique mission becomes torn between following his orders and protecting the world he feels is his home. (162 mins.)
Director: James Cameron
“ Thrilling in 3-D, but still incredible in HD at home. So much is going on in this movie. If you have only seen this movie once, do yourself a favor and see it again! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
45.
Changeling (2008)
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A grief-stricken mother takes on the LAPD to her own detriment when it stubbornly tries to pass off an obvious impostor as her missing child, while also refusing to give up hope that she will find him one day. (141 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
“ One incredible performance by Angelina Jolie! Clint Eastwood has you on the edge of your seat as the son of a woman disappears. This one-woman journey stretches the limits of what one thinks is possible in a civilized society. Watch the "edited for tv" version of this movie or get a clearplay player as there is a scene with some nudity (not sexual) and some explicitly violent scenes. This movie is thrilling right until the end! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
46.
Bonnie and Clyde (1967)
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Bonnie Parker, a bored waitress falls in love with an ex-con named Clyde Barrow and together they start a violent crime spree through the country, robbing cars and banks. (111 mins.)
Director: Arthur Penn
“ Two of the best performances by actor and actress in the same movie. I mean, who didn't think that Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway were crazy? See it for the splendor of great acting if for no other reason! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
47.
Gaslight (1944)
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Years after her aunt was murdered in her home, a young woman moves back into the house with her new husband. However, he has a secret that he will do anything to protect, even if it means driving his wife insane. (114 mins.)
Director: George Cukor
“ Ingrid Bergman is crazy...or is she? This film noir classic is one you will want to see again and again. A marriage that seemed perfect until an old muder case is dug up. Who is truly mad and crazy? Watch this movie to find out! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
48.
Schindler's List (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
In German-occupied Poland during World War II, Oskar Schindler gradually becomes concerned for his Jewish workforce after witnessing their persecution by the Nazi Germans. (195 mins.)
“ Still as profoundly moving as when it first came out. Not one thing negative to say about this movie. It is one of the greatest ever of that there is no doubt. This movie has an R rating for violence and various brief scenes of nudity. ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
49.
North by Northwest (1959)
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A hapless New York advertising executive is mistaken for a government agent by a group of foreign spies, and is pursued across the country while he looks for a way to survive. (136 mins.)
“ A thriling ride of mistaken identity. For many this is Hitchock's finest movie...for me, this is my 4th favorite, but seeing how he has so many great movies, that is not a consolation prize. This movie is one of the best! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
50.
Stand and Deliver (1988)
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The story of Jaime Escalante, a high school teacher who successfully inspired his dropout prone students to learn calculus. (103 mins.)
Director: Ramon Menendez
“ What kind of difference can one dedicated teacher make? Find out in this movie! This is the movie for underdogs who believe in a cause! You will cheer and cheer and cheer for a calculous teacher who defied his critics! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
51.
Heaven Can Wait (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A Los Angeles Rams quarterback, accidentally taken away from his body by an overanxious angel before he was meant to die, returns to life in the body of a recently murdered millionaire. (101 mins.)
“ A great comedy! Our family enjoys watching this movie over and over. A football player dies, but an angel made a mistake....ooops! Now a comedy of errors ensues the angels have to find a new body to put his spirit into! Laughs and laughs and laughs with this one! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
52.
The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Three World War II veterans return home to small-town America to discover that they and their families have been irreparably changed. (172 mins.)
Director: William Wyler
“ I don't like many 3 hour movies...but this is the exception. A real disabled veteran plays one of the leadings roles. Improbable love and tradgedy face soldiers coming home after WWII. This movie made a political statement in its time....and its luster has not dimmed. ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
53.
Joseph (1995 TV Movie)
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The Biblical story of Joseph, who was sold to slavery by his brothers who were jealous of his prophetic abilities to analyze dreams and of his being their fathers' favorite. (185 mins.)
Director: Roger Young
“ A hardly viewed movie, but this is a spectacular rendition of the biblical story of Joseph. Rich with scenery and great acting...this movie brings this story to life in a way no other movie has done before. Ben Kingsley as Potipher is particularly good! See it for the first time and cherish it! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
54.
What's Up, Doc? (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
The accidental mix-up of four identical plaid overnight bags leads to a series of increasingly wild and wacky situations. (94 mins.)
“ Is this the perfect comedy? I don't know, but this is close! Barbara Streisand is zany in this unbelievable plot. I just cannot get enough of this movie. She is a wanderer who goes after men and their money! Ryan O'Neill is one unsuspecting scientist....this is moviemaking fun! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
55.
The Prisoner of Zenda (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
An Englishman vacationing in a Ruritarian kingdom is recruited to impersonate his cousin, the soon-to-be-crowned king when the monarch is drugged and kidnapped. (96 mins.)
Director: Richard Thorpe
“ A movie better then the Three Musketeers! This movie is a gem! A king dies and someone must be found to take his place! Comedy, Action, Romance...and some of the best sword fighting scenes in movie history. Dig this one up and you'll be glad you did! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
56.
Remember the Titans (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
The true story of a newly appointed African-American coach and his high school team on their first season as a racially integrated unit. (113 mins.)
Director: Boaz Yakin
“ So much to love about this movie! This is a story that never gets old. Leave to the kids to figure out integration and make it work! The improbably story of a team that was forced into massive change and persecution, but made championship history! Denzel Washington at his finest! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
57.
The Silence of the Lambs (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
A young F.B.I. cadet must confide in an incarcerated and manipulative killer to receive his help on catching another serial killer who skins his victims. (118 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Demme
“ Definately do not watch this movie alone! This movie truly scared the bageebers out of me when I first saw it. It will frighten you again! It is that good! This movie is R rated and it is a hard R. ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
58.
Where the Sidewalk Ends (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Det. Sgt. Mark Dixon wants to be something his old man wasn't: a guy on the right side of the law. But Dixon's vicious nature will get the better of him. (95 mins.)
Director: Otto Preminger
“ A truly great movie rarely discovered! Great performances and a great plot! Dana Andrews is superb as a cop that has a mean streak! How come this movie is not more popular I have no idea. Watch it tonight! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
59.
Spider-Man 2 (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Peter Parker is beset with troubles in his failing personal life as he battles a brilliant scientist named Doctor Otto Octavius. (127 mins.)
Director: Sam Raimi
“ This is the best of the Spiderman series and this movie particularly has some great character development not often seen in action movies of this sort. There is great drama and action! Rarely is the second movie better than the first....it this case, it is very close! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
60.
Salt (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
A CIA agent goes on the run after a defector accuses her of being a Russian spy. (100 mins.)
Director: Phillip Noyce
“ I like this movie alot. Who is Salt? Why is she running, killing, and plotting assasinations? This movie is a great plot! A must see! Angelina Jolie is today's finest female actress! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
61.
Les Misérables (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Jean Valjean, a Frenchman imprisoned for stealing bread, must flee a police officer named Javert. The pursuit consumes both men's lives... (134 mins.)
Director: Bille August
“ A unheralded film that is one of our family favorites! Some great performances in this movie. A great plot. ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
62.
Liar Liar (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A fast-track lawyer can't lie for 24 hours due to his son's birthday wish after he turns his son down for the last time. (86 mins.)
Director: Tom Shadyac
“ This is the only time I have ever been in a theatre and there was constant audible laughter throughout the entire show! In his best comedic performance, Jim Carrey shows us that lying has its shortcomings! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
63.
Happy Gilmore (1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A rejected hockey player puts his skills to the golf course to save his grandmother's house. (92 mins.)
Director: Dennis Dugan
“ A hockey player turned golfer puts the PGA tour on its ear! Adam Sandler is not my favorite actor, but he turns in a great performance here as an unruly talent that need to find some control to continue to win! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
64.
Sabrina (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A playboy becomes interested in the daughter of his family's chauffeur, but it's his more serious brother who would be the better man for her. (113 mins.)
Director: Billy Wilder
“ A beautiful girl grows up overnight! Now she has two men chasing after her. Audrey Hepburn in one of her first movies! A delight! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
65.
Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
After rescuing Han Solo from the palace of Jabba the Hutt, the rebels attempt to destroy the second Death Star, while Luke struggles to make Vader return from the dark side of the Force. (131 mins.)
“ Still one of the best! You never can go wrong with any movie in this series! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
66.
Catch Me If You Can (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
The true story of Frank Abagnale Jr. who, before his 19th birthday, successfully conned millions of dollars' worth of checks as a Pan Am pilot, doctor, and legal prosecutor. (141 mins.)
“ Action abounds in this thriller of a thief who is pursued by an FBI agent. This movie reminds you that living a life of crime has an ultimate ending. An action thrilled adventure! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
67.
Some Like It Hot (1959)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
When two male musicians witness a mob hit, they flee the state in an all-female band disguised as women, but further complications set in. (120 mins.)
Director: Billy Wilder
“ For some this is the funniest movie ever, for me, not even close; however seeing Marilyn Monroe as a seductive yet clueless band member is still very, very funny. Great performances abound in this enduring comedic classic! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
68.
Rear Window (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A wheelchair-bound photographer spies on his neighbours from his apartment window and becomes convinced one of them has committed murder. (112 mins.)
“ Grace Kelly and James Stewart...need I say more! The only movie they made together! Beautiful cinamatography and chemistry in this one as a man views a killer out of his bedroom window. Now they must solve this mystery together! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
69.
To Have and Have Not (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
During World War II, American expatriate Harry Morgan helps transport a French Resistance leader and his beautiful wife to Martinique while romancing a sensuous lounge singer. (100 mins.)
Director: Howard Hawks
“ Finally Bogie makes my list! This was the first movie that Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall made, and it is their finest! I find many of Bogarts movies too difficult to follow, but this one was easy! Love, drama, and action make this a story you'll remember for a long time! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
70.
Dave (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
To avoid a potentially explosive scandal when the U.S. President goes into a coma, an affable temp agency owner with an uncanny resemblance is put in his place. (110 mins.)
Director: Ivan Reitman
“ The president of the United States is in a coma, what should we do? Find a look-alike president and put him in the oval office! Sounded like a good idea, until all kinds of trouble started! Funny and inspiring little movie! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
71.
Shakespeare in Love (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A young Shakespeare, out of ideas and short of cash, meets his ideal woman and is inspired to write one of his most famous plays. (123 mins.)
Director: John Madden
“ Love is confusing in this movie which has twists and turns galore. Love is not what you think in this movie! See the "edited for TV" version of this movie as it contains several bedroom scenes. ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
72.
Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Archaeologist and adventurer Indiana Jones is hired by the U.S. government to find the Ark of the Covenant before the Nazis. (115 mins.)
“ Maybe this movie should be higher on my list. No doubt that it is a great action thriller. Harrison Ford leads the discovery of the "lost ark" but what will happen when they find it! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
73.
Suspicion (1941)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A shy young heiress marries a charming gentleman, and soon begins to suspect he is planning to murder her. (99 mins.)
“ A great movie and one that could easily be placed higher! Marriage seems so perfect until little things start adding up! Please don't watch this movie if you are considering getting married in the next 2 weeks! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
74.
Lean on Me (1989)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
The dedicated but tyrannical Joe Clark is appointed the principal of a decaying inner-city school that he is determined to improve. (108 mins.)
“ Inspirational! Moving! Incredible! You will love this movie about a principal who was crazy..crazy enough to take on a troubled school and turn it around! Cheers for Morgan Freeman! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
75.
Uncommon Valor (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Ten years after his son went MIA in Vietnam, U.S.Marine retired Colonel Jason Rhodes assembles a private rescue team to find Americans held in POW camps in Laos. (105 mins.)
Director: Ted Kotcheff
“ Is this the greatest war movie ever made? some people think so. Watch the TV version of this movie! A great story with a great cast! Rated R...this is a war movie. ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
76.
A Christmas Story (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
In the 1940s, a young boy named Ralphie attempts to convince his parents, his teacher, and Santa that a Red Ryder B.B. gun really is the perfect Christmas gift. (94 mins.)
Director: Bob Clark
“ The cult classic! A must see at christmas time and can be enjoyed anytime during the year. Be careful: "You'll shoot your eye out!" ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
77.
The Prestige (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Two stage magicians engage in competitive one-upmanship in an attempt to create the ultimate stage illusion. (130 mins.)
“ Now that was one cool ending to a movie! Watch this movie for slight of hand and other magic techniquies. A thriller that does not disappoint! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom
 
78.
The Straight Story (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
An old man makes a long journey by lawn-mover tractor to mend his relationship with an ill brother. (112 mins.)
Director: David Lynch
“ This inspiring and seldom viewed classic is the story of a man who drives his tractor across the country to see an aging brother. You will never forget this movie! ” - ClassicMovieGuydotCom