The movies that have shaped my life

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1.
White Christmas (1954)
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A successful song-and-dance team become romantically involved with a sister act and team up to save the failing Vermont inn of their former commanding general. (120 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
“ A "must see" all year round! Absolutely beautiful! ” - chasingfate24
 
2.
El Cid (1961)
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The fabled Spanish hero Rodrigo Diaz (a.k.a. El Cid) overcomes a family vendetta and court intrigue to defend Christian Spain against the Moors. (182 mins.)
Director: Anthony Mann
“ made and popular before I was born, this was one of my mothers favorites. I had not watched it all the way through until recently (2010) and I also fell in love with it. ” - chasingfate24
 
3.
To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)
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Atticus Finch, a lawyer in the Depression-era South, defends a black man against an undeserved rape charge, and his children against prejudice. (129 mins.)
Director: Robert Mulligan
“ ...needs no explanation.... ” - chasingfate24
 
4.
Anne of the Thousand Days (1969)
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Henry VIII of England discards one wife, Katharine of Aragon, who has failed to produce a male heir, in favor of the young and beautiful Anne Boleyn. (145 mins.)
Director: Charles Jarrott
 
5.
The Legend of Hell House (1973)
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Physicist Lionel Barrett and his wife lead a team of mediums into the Belasco House, which is supposedly haunted by the victims of its late owner, a six-foot-five serial killer. (95 mins.)
Director: John Hough
“ This movie came out before I was born, but was one of my Mothers absolute favorites, I even believe I saw this movie before most children my age, but it has remained a favorite of mine ever since.
It's one of the few really good, creepy, make your skin crawl horror movies of it's time...or even now. ” - chasingfate24
 
6.
Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975)
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King Arthur and his knights embark on a low-budget search for the Grail, encountering many, very silly obstacles. (91 mins.)
“ Classic! Saw this when I was about 16yrs old and I have never laughed so hard in my life ” - chasingfate24
 
7.
Wizards (1977)
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On a post-apocalyptic Earth, a wizard and his faire folk comrades fight an evil wizard who's using technology in his bid for conquest. (80 mins.)
Director: Ralph Bakshi
“ Not for children. Positively brilliant!!! ” - chasingfate24
 
8.
Watership Down (1978)
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A group of rabbits flee their doomed warren and face many dangers to find and protect their new home. (91 mins.)
Director: Martin Rosen
“ I saw this movie after reading the Richard Adams novel ('Watership Down') and it is a wonderful adaptation of his book. There are 2 flaws that are easily over-looked.
1-even though they do not "change" the story (from the book) there are a few parts that would have helped the movie along a little better
2-this is NOT a childrens cartoon. This is an ages 12+ at least. ” - chasingfate24
 
9.
The Lord of the Rings (1978)
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The Fellowship of the Ring embark on a journey to destroy the One Ring and end Sauron's reign over Middle-earth. (132 mins.)
Director: Ralph Bakshi
“ Even tho this is animated it is NOT a childrens cartoon. This is an ages 10+ at least. (unless you're sure your child can handle it)
BUT - It is absolutely wonderful. There are 2 more I believe (Like the live action ones) but I have not yet watched them. ” - chasingfate24
 
10.
The Last Unicorn (1982)
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A brave unicorn and a magician fight an evil king who is obsessed with attempting to capture the world's unicorns. (92 mins.)
“ Again, this movie came out before I was born - but another all time favorite of Moms also joins the ranks on my favorites. Even to this day I get lost in this movie, the music, the art, the story it is ALL so BEAUTIFUL! ” - chasingfate24
 
11.
The Dark Crystal (1982)
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On another planet in the distant past, a Gelfling embarks on a quest to find the missing shard of a magical crystal, and so restore order to his world. (93 mins.)
Director: Jim Henson, Frank Oz
 
12.
Fire and Ice (1983)
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In this animated tale, a tiny village is destroyed by a surging glacier, which serves as the deadly domain for the evil Ice Lord... (81 mins.)
 
13.
The Meaning of Life (1983)
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The comedy team takes a look at life in all its stages in their own uniquely silly way. (107 mins.)
“ My absolute favorite Monty Python movie yet ” - chasingfate24
 
14.
The NeverEnding Story (1984)
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A troubled boy dives into a wondrous fantasy world through the pages of a mysterious book. (102 mins.)
 
15.
A Chorus Line (1985)
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Hopefuls try out before a demanding director for a part in a new musical. (113 mins.)
“ favorite musical, no doubt. funny and entertaining ” - chasingfate24
 
16.
Labyrinth (1986)
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A 16-year-old girl is given 13 hours to solve a labyrinth and rescue her baby brother when her wish for him to be taken away is granted by the Goblin King. (101 mins.)
Director: Jim Henson
 
17.
The Name of the Rose (1986)
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An intellectually nonconformist friar investigates a series of mysterious deaths in an isolated abbey. (130 mins.)
“ Think this would be #4 in my Top 5 list for sure. Ran across this on a VHS my step-dad had when I was back in High School and even with the ONE part that was not all that suitable (nudity/sex scene) for me to watch then, the scene did not take away from the magnificence that this film bleeds. And throw in Sean Connery..forget about it...2 thumbs WAY up! ” - chasingfate24
 
18.
Fluppy Dogs (1986 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A band of dimension hopping humanoid dogs need the help of two kids to return home. (45 mins.)
Director: Fred Wolf
“ Disney really knew what they were doing when they made these adorable dogs and this wonderful story - I only wish we had seen more of them. Right up there with 'My Little Ponys' and 'The Care Bears' as far as I'm concerned ” - chasingfate24
 
19.
The Adventures of Milo and Otis (1986)
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The adventures of a young cat and a dog as they find themselves accidentally separated and each swept into a hazardous trek. (90 mins.)
Director: Masanori Hata
 
20.
Babes in Toyland (1986 TV Movie)
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A young girl wakes up in the realm of Toyland, where she teams up with her family and friends to overthrow the evil villain named, Barnaby. (140 mins.)
Director: Clive Donner
“ young Drew Barrymore, Keanu Reeves and Jill Schoelen with Pat Morita and Richard Mulligan. a super holiday classic for all young ones to see. ” - chasingfate24
 
21.
Stand by Me (1986)
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After the death of a friend, a writer recounts a boyhood journey to find the body of a missing boy. (89 mins.)
Director: Rob Reiner
“ Even as a girl I found this story very heartfelt.And with it being one of Stephen Kings novels makes it all the better. If you have not seen this, you don't know what you are missing. An all star cast (including Kiefer Sutherland, River Phoenix and Wil Wheaton to name a few) comedy at it's best, and a story that stays with you for all time. ” - chasingfate24
 
22.
Mio in the Land of Faraway (1987)
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A fantasy about the lonely boy who is transferred from his dull life with his adoptive parents to the land where his real father is the king... (99 mins.)
“ A hidden gem. Words can not describe. Watch this movie. Let your children watch it. Have there children watch it. Do not ever let this movie become one of the forgotten ones. ” - chasingfate24
 
23.
The Princess Bride (1987)
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While home sick in bed, a young boy's grandfather reads him a story called The Princess Bride. (98 mins.)
Director: Rob Reiner
 
24.
Willow (1988)
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A reluctant dwarf must play a critical role in protecting a special baby from an evil queen. (126 mins.)
Director: Ron Howard
 
25.
The Land Before Time (1988)
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An orphaned brontosaurus teams up with other young dinosaurs in order to reunite with their families in a valley. (69 mins.)
Director: Don Bluth
 
26.
Elvira: Mistress of the Dark (1988)
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Upon arriving in a small town where she has inherited a rundown mansion, a famous horror hostess battles an evil uncle, and townspeople who want her burned at the stake. (96 mins.)
 
27.
Young Guns (1988)
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A group of young gunmen, led by Billy the Kid, become deputies to avenge the murder of the rancher who became their benefactor. But when Billy takes their authority too far, they become the hunted. (107 mins.)
“ Kiefer Sutherland, Emilio Estevez, Lou Diamond Phillips, Charlie Sheen, Dermot Mulroney, Terry O'Quinn...the list goes on! This was a great movie. nuff said! (See also: 'Young Guns II') ” - chasingfate24
 
28.
The Storyteller (1987 TV Series)
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An old storyteller tells European folk tales to his sarcastic dog. (225 mins.)
“ absolutely wonderful! If I had never seen these I would have missed out on greatness! ” - chasingfate24
 
29.
The Lion, the Witch, & the Wardrobe (1988 Mini-Series)
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Four kids travel to the magical land of Narnia where they must battle an evil queen with the direction of the lion, Aslan. (171 mins.)
“ THIS is the REAL 'Chronicles of Narnia'. not this crap they are making now. The re-makes are an abomination. but this...this is by far the best BBC has ever done ::cheers!:: of course no one could put all of C.S. Lewis' wonderful story into a movie, or even a tv mini-series, some parts inevitably have to be left out for one reason or another. The 1988 version is almost FLAWLESS as far as the book is concerned, missing a few chapters here and there but a stunning adaptation none the less.
the new ones....should be burned. ” - chasingfate24
 
30.
Prince Caspian and the Voyage of the Dawn Treader (1989 TV Series)
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Young Prince Caspian of Narnia wonders and dreams about the old days of Narnia when animals talked,... (30 mins.)
“ as with the before mentioned 'The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe' by the BBC - THIS is the REAL 'Chronicles of Narnia'. not this crap they are making now. The re-makes are an abomination. but this...this is by far the best BBC has ever done ::cheers!:: ” - chasingfate24
 
31.
The Silver Chair (1990 TV Series)
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Eustace, along with a new companion named Jill Pole, is brought back to Narnia. The pair are told by Aslan they must search for King Caspian's missing son, Prince Rilian. (30 mins.)
“ WONDERFUL of course. (I hope the world ends before they have a chance to botch this one with their CGI and "wow" factor) ” - chasingfate24
 
32.
The Storyteller: Greek Myths (1990 Mini-Series)
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A storyteller in a labyrinth tells his dog the stories of Perseus and Medusa, Icarus and Daedalus, Theseus and the Minotaur, and Orpheus and Euridyce. (95 mins.)
“ wonderful! ” - chasingfate24
 
33.
It (1990 Mini-Series)
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In 1960, seven pre-teen outcasts fight an evil demon who poses as a child-killing clown. Thirty years later, they reunite to stop the demon once and for all when it returns to their hometown. (192 mins.)
 
34.
Cry-Baby (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
In 1950s Baltimore, a bad boy with a heart of gold wins the love of a good girl, whose boyfriend sets out for revenge. (85 mins.)
Director: John Waters
“ got to love a young Johnny Depp, Amy Locane and even Ricki Lake in this freaky, funny, song filled 50's comedy. Think Grease but with freaks and weirdos surrounding the attractive main characters. It's absolutely wonderful. laughs all around. ” - chasingfate24
 
35.
Young Guns II (1990)
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In 1881, cattle baron John Chisum pays a bounty to Patrick Floyd Garrett to kill outlaw Billy the Kid. (104 mins.)
Director: Geoff Murphy
 
36.
Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
When Robin and his Moorish companion come to England and the tyranny of the Sheriff of Nottingham, he decides to fight back as an outlaw. (143 mins.)
Director: Kevin Reynolds
“ The newer version should be ashamed of its self. It, like many other remakes is atrocious, an abomination. This is the best and always will be the BEST. ” - chasingfate24
 
37.
Once Upon a Forest (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A young mouse, mole and hedgehog risk their lives to find a cure for their badger friend, who's been poisoned by men. (71 mins.)
“ a little known movie that was just amazing! ” - chasingfate24
 
38.
Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Three pets escape from a California ranch to find their owners in San Francisco. (84 mins.)
Director: Duwayne Dunham
 
39.
Robin Hood: Men in Tights (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A spoof of Robin Hood in general and Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves in particular. (104 mins.)
Director: Mel Brooks
“ one hilarious parody! Well done Mel Brooks! Well Done. Top 10 this one for sure. ” - chasingfate24
 
40.
The Three Musketeers (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
The three best of the disbanded Musketeers - Athos, Porthos, and Aramis - join a young hotheaded would-be-Musketeer... (105 mins.)
Director: Stephen Herek
“ Have not seen the new one and do not plan on it. I've been let down by remakes for far too long. ” - chasingfate24
 
41.
Tombstone (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A successful lawman's plans to retire anonymously in Tombstone, Arizona, are disrupted by the kind of outlaws he was famous for eliminating. (130 mins.)
“ In the Western category this is a gem of a movie. words can not describe how great this movie is.
This and a few others (ie:'Young Guns') are the only westerns you can get me interested in watching. ” - chasingfate24
 
42.
Don Juan DeMarco (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A psychiatrist must cure a young patient that presents himself as Don Juan, the greatest lover in the world. (97 mins.)
Director: Jeremy Leven
“ L-O-V-E it! in my top 5 favorite movies of all time. this movie has it all. Thank you Amber A. for showing me this movie. your cinematic taste is wonderful! ” - chasingfate24
 
43.
Legends of the Fall (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
In the early 1900s, three brothers and their father living in the remote wilderness of Montana are affected by betrayal, history, love, nature, and war. (133 mins.)
Director: Edward Zwick
“ definitely in my top 10 as far as GREAT movies are concerned. A little slow in parts, but boy did it get me. ” - chasingfate24
 
44.
The Stand (1994 Mini-Series)
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After a deadly plague kills most of the world's population, the remaining survivors split into two groups - one led by a benevolent elder and the other by a maleficent being - to face each other in a final battle between good and evil. (361 mins.)
 
45.
Bad Girls (1994)
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Four prostitutes join together to travel the Old West. (99 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Kaplan
“ Another movie I saw late one night on FOX and it has just stuck with me. Not exactly the best western ever made, but not the worst bar far. It's very cute, yet strong. Good cast, interesting story, action when you need it. ” - chasingfate24
 
46.
Empire Records (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
The employees of an independent music store learn about each other as they try anything to stop the store being absorbed by a large chain. (90 mins.)
Director: Allan Moyle
“ I had never heard of this movie until I was in Drama class in High School. My drama partner for that week decide we would do a "skit" from this movie as our project. The teacher was not pleased with the part we chose (it involved a diet pill addiction) but because of the project I got to see one of the best movies of all times. ” - chasingfate24
 
47.
Poison Ivy II (1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  
Lily is a sheltered art student from Michigan going to school in California. She finds an apartment and her roommates aren't quite normal... (106 mins.)
Director: Anne Goursaud
“ This was what I believe to be the best of the 'Poison Ivy' "saga". with Alyssa Milano and Johnathon Schaech as 2 of the lead characters, it is absolutely brilliant. little on the.."trashy side" I suppose - some parts are almost soft-core porn-like, but still an interesting plot to follow.
The first one - Poison Ivy (1992) with Drew Barrymore, Sara Gilbert and Cheryl Ladd is not too bad, but I can't wrap my head around her boinking the old man...
Poison Ivy III: The New Seduction (1997) with Jaime Pressly is barely any good. I've watched it a few times but not what I'd call a fan. to porn-ish for my taste...
Poison Ivy IV: The Secret Society (2008) with Miriam McDonald and Shawna Waldron just starts off bad and gets worse. not worth the film it was put on. ” - chasingfate24
 
48.
Snow White: A Tale of Terror (1997)
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In this dark take on the fairy tale, the growing hatred of a noblewoman, secretly a practitioner of the dark arts, for her stepdaughter, and the witch's horrifying attempts to kill her. (100 mins.)
Director: Michael Cohn
“ I must have seen bits and pieces of this movie 10 times before I FINALLY found out what it was. I think this is a really neat adult adaptation to a beloved fairy-tale. Do I believe it is something that will shine as bright as the animated cartoon? No. BUT I do believe that it is worth the watch, no matter how many time you see it. ” - chasingfate24
 
49.
Gattaca (1997)
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A genetically inferior man assumes the identity of a superior one in order to pursue his lifelong dream of space travel. (106 mins.)
Director: Andrew Niccol
 
50.
Selena (1997)
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The true story of Selena Quintanilla-Perez, a Texas-born Tejano singer who rose from cult status to performing at the Astrodome, as well as having chart topping albums on the Latin music charts. (127 mins.)
Director: Gregory Nava
“ Thank you Delilah for making me watch this over and over! LOL It was a fascinating, heartfelt movie tht I'm glad I never missed out on ” - chasingfate24
 
51.
Dangerous Beauty (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A Venetian courtesan becomes a hero to her city, but later becomes the target of an inquisition by the Church for witchcraft. (111 mins.)
“ I know I have thrown the word "Favorite" around a lot but this one is THE ONE. #1 movie I have ever seen.
a biographical drama film directed by Marshall Herskovitz. It is adapted from the non-fiction book The Honest Courtesan, by Margaret Rosenthal, about the life of Veronica Franco (played by Catherine McCormack), a courtesan in 16th century Venice. ” - chasingfate24
 
52.
Practical Magic (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Two witch sisters, raised by their eccentric aunts in a small town, face closed-minded prejudice and a curse which threatens to prevent them ever finding lasting love. (104 mins.)
Director: Griffin Dunne
“ 2nd favorite movie, hands down. Saw this on regular TV late one night when I was in my teens and have loved it ever since. The music is one of the best things about it! buy the soundtrack if nothing else! ” - chasingfate24
 
53.
Gia (1998 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
The story of the life of Gia Carangi, a top fashion model from the late 1970s, from her meteoric rise to the forefront of the modeling industry, to her untimely death. (120 mins.)
 
54.
Plunkett & Macleane (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Will Plunkett and Captain James Macleane, two men from different ends of the social spectrum in 18th-century England... (99 mins.)
Director: Jake Scott
“ Jonny Lee Miller, Robert Carlyle, Michael Gambon, Alan Cumming and Liv Tyler star in this high paced, action/fantasy/romance film that will keep you smiling to the very end, where you will feel very sad...then smile some more. I do not know why this movie is not more popular than it is. ” - chasingfate24
 
55.
South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
When Cartman and his friends go see an R rated movie, they start swearing and their parents think that Canada is to blame. (81 mins.)
Director: Trey Parker
“ Goes without saying...this is the funniest stuff I've ever seen. Thank you Georgia for "introducing" me to this hilarious movie. the television series is great, but the movie takes the cake. ” - chasingfate24
 
56.
Girl, Interrupted (1999)
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Based on writer Susanna Kaysen's account of her 18-month stay at a mental hospital in the 1960s. (127 mins.)
Director: James Mangold
 
57.
10 Things I Hate About You (1999)
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A pretty, popular teenager can't go out on a date until her ill-tempered older sister does. (97 mins.)
Director: Gil Junger
“ Loved it since the 9th grade. LOL ” - chasingfate24
 
58.
Enemy at the Gates (2001)
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A Russian and a German sniper play a game of cat-and-mouse during the Battle of Stalingrad. (131 mins.)
“ excellent! ” - chasingfate24
 
59.
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
A meek Hobbit from the Shire and eight companions set out on a journey to destroy the powerful One Ring and save Middle Earth from the Dark Lord Sauron. (178 mins.)
Director: Peter Jackson
 
60.
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
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While Frodo and Sam edge closer to Mordor with the help of the shifty Gollum, the divided fellowship makes a stand against Sauron's new ally, Saruman, and his hordes of Isengard. (179 mins.)
Director: Peter Jackson
 
61.
Rose Red (2002 Mini-Series)
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A group of people with psychic powers are invited to spend the night in a haunted house. (254 mins.)
 
62.
Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A wild stallion is captured by humans and slowly loses the will to resist training. Yet throughout his struggles for freedom, the stallion refuses to let go of the hope of one day returning home to his herd. (83 mins.)
 
63.
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
Gandalf and Aragorn lead the World of Men against Sauron's army to draw his gaze from Frodo and Sam as they approach Mount Doom with the One Ring. (201 mins.)
Director: Peter Jackson
 
64.
The Diary of Ellen Rimbauer (2003 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
The wife of an oil tycoon becomes engrossed in the sinister evil residing within her Seattle mansion home. (88 mins.)
Director: Craig R. Baxley
“ The Diary of Ellen Rimbauer: My Life at Rose Red is a 2001 novel by Ridley Pearson focusing on the life of the fictional John and Ellen Rimbauer and the construction of their mansion, Rose Red, in the early 20th century. ” - chasingfate24
 
65.
Finding Neverland (2004)
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The story of J.M. Barrie's friendship with a family who inspired him to create Peter Pan. (106 mins.)
Director: Marc Forster
“ The movie details the experiences of "Peter Pan" author J.M. Barrie, which lead him to write the children's classic. with Johnny Depp, Kate Winslet, Radha Mitchell, Dustin Hoffman and many more powerful actors this movie is a must see for anyone who is a fan of the classic 'Peter Pan'. ” - chasingfate24
 
66.
The Notebook (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A poor yet passionate young man falls in love with a rich young woman, giving her a sense of freedom, but they are soon separated because of their social differences. (123 mins.)
Director: Nick Cassavetes
“ I'm not much of a fan of the fictional "tear jerkers" or "chick flicks" but this one really got me. It's a good solid story, very believable, very sweet, very tumultuous - you believe the characters, you get mad at them, you get sad with them... an all around MUST SEE ” - chasingfate24
 
67.
300 (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
King Leonidas of Sparta and a force of 300 men fight the Persians at Thermopylae in 480 B.C. (117 mins.)
Director: Zack Snyder
“ STUNNING! ” - chasingfate24
 
68.
Pan's Labyrinth (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
In the falangist Spain of 1944, the bookish young stepdaughter of a sadistic army officer escapes into an eerie but captivating fantasy world. (118 mins.)
“ English, Spanish - Doesn't matter. this movie is worth the watch in any language. I found myself very stand-offish at first, because it is not spoken in English and I was afraid that reading the subtitles would distract me. This was not the case. The movie is wonderful. You must see it. ” - chasingfate24
 
69.
Silent Hill (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A woman, Rose, goes in search for her adopted daughter within the confines of a strange, desolate town called Silent Hill. (125 mins.)
Director: Christophe Gans
“ (***warning: This movie does NOT mix well with some drugs***) LOL but on all other accounts was a super awesome freaky bad@ss movie! ” - chasingfate24
 
70.
Stardust (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
In a countryside town bordering on a magical land, a young man makes a promise to his beloved that he'll retrieve a fallen star by venturing into the magical realm. (127 mins.)
Director: Matthew Vaughn
“ So ADORABLE! ” - chasingfate24
 
71.
The Seeker: The Dark Is Rising (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  
A boy's life is turned upside down when he learns that he is the last of a group of immortal warriors who have dedicated their lives to fighting the forces of the dark. (99 mins.)
“ 'The Seeker:The Dark is Rising' is a 2007 American film adaptation of the second book in the five-book young adult fantasy series 'The Dark Is Rising' by Susan Cooper. I have not yet read these books but if they are anywhere near as GOOD as this movie I can not wait. A hidden gem this one. ” - chasingfate24
 
72.
Legend of the Seeker (2008 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
After the mysterious murder of his father, a son's search for answers begins a momentous fight against tyranny. (44 mins.)
“ 'Legend of the Seeker' is a television series based on 'The Sword of Truth' novels by Terry Goodkind. Distributed in U.S. by Disney-ABC Domestic Television and ABC Studios produced the series.
The series follows the epic journeys of a young woods guide named Richard Cypher (Craig Horner), a mysterious woman (a "Confessor") named Kahlan Amnell (Bridget Regan), a wizard named Zeddicus Zu'l Zorander (Bruce Spence), and a warrior ("Mord Sith") named Cara (Tabrett Bethell) as they defend against tyranny and destruction.
Again - I have not gotten to these books yet but I love love love LOVE this series and was devastated when they ended it. ” - chasingfate24
 
73.
Wanted (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A frustrated office worker learns that he is the son of a professional assassin and that he shares his father's superhuman killing abilities. (110 mins.)
 
74.
The Other Boleyn Girl (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Two sisters contend for the affection of King Henry VIII. (115 mins.)
Director: Justin Chadwick
 
75.
Inkheart (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
A young girl discovers her father has an amazing talent to bring characters out of their books and must try to stop a freed villain from destroying them all, with the help of her father, her aunt, and a storybook's hero. (106 mins.)
Director: Iain Softley
“ Maybe not the all time best fantasy movie but NO DOUBT it is in the "Must See" section. ” - chasingfate24
 
76.
The King's Speech (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
The story of King George VI of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, his impromptu ascension to the throne and the speech therapist who helped the unsure monarch become worthy of it. (118 mins.)
Director: Tom Hooper
“ I'm speechless... ” - chasingfate24
 
77.
Inception (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
A thief, who steals corporate secrets through use of dream-sharing technology, is given the inverse task of planting an idea into the mind of a CEO. (148 mins.)
“ Kept me on the edge of my seat! ” - chasingfate24