Films without catagories

These are some of my all time favorites that I highly recomend. I have chosen not to put these into any catagories, they aren't rated by number, they are just a random list of some titles that I suggest viewing.
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1.
Advise & Consent (1962)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Senate investigation into the President's newly nominated Secretary of State, gives light to a secret from the past, which may not only ruin the candidate, but the President's character as well. (139 mins.)
Director: Otto Preminger
“ This film is amazing, the performances are incredible. You might not think that this is your type of movie, but give it a chance, you wont be sorry! ” - Freddy Atkins
 
2.
Night of the Living Dead (1968)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
There is panic throughout the nation as the dead suddenly come back to life. The film follows a group of characters who barricade themselves in an old farmhouse in an attempt to remain safe from these flesh eating monsters. (96 mins.)
“ Yes, the cult classic that started it all! ” - Freddy Atkins
 
3.
The Lady from Shanghai (1947)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Fascinated by gorgeous Mrs. Bannister, seaman Michael O'Hara joins a bizarre yachting cruise, and ends up mired in a complex murder plot. (87 mins.)
“ If only we had Welles full cut of this film. Around 45 min. were removed. This would have been a masterpiece! Poor Orson! ” - Freddy Atkins
 
4.
Detour (1945)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Chance events trap hitch-hiker Al Roberts in a tightening net of film noir trouble. (67 mins.)
Director: Edgar G. Ulmer
“ Great film noir, one of my favorites. Overlooked as a B movie. Well made! ” - Freddy Atkins
 
5.
The Poseidon Adventure (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A group of passengers struggle to survive and escape when their ocean liner completely capsizes at sea. (117 mins.)
Director: Ronald Neame
“ The ship turns upside down with Ernest Borgnine and Gene Hackman. Special effects are great fun! "Youre going the wrong way!" ” - Freddy Atkins
 
6.
The Omega Man (1971)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Army doctor Robert Neville struggles to create a cure for the plague that wiped out most of the human race. (98 mins.)
Director: Boris Sagal
“ Heston is the last man on Earth, based on I Am Legend. Moses in the 70's! ” - Freddy Atkins
 
7.
Soylent Green (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
In the world ravaged by the greenhouse effect and overpopulation, an NYPD detective investigates the murder of a big company CEO. (97 mins.)
“ "Soylent Green is made out of..." ” - Freddy Atkins
 
8.
F for Fake (1973 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A documentary about fraud and fakery. (89 mins.)
Director: Orson Welles
“ Wells rocks again in this incredible documentary. Very suprising! ” - Freddy Atkins
 
9.
The Trial (1962)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
An unassuming office worker is arrested and stands trial, but he is never made aware of his charges. (119 mins.)
Director: Orson Welles
“ Creepy, stylistic, Wells film. Perkins is terrific as the main character. This whole film looks like a drawing by Escher. ” - Freddy Atkins
 
10.
Cemetery Man (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A cemetery man must kill the dead a second time when they become zombies. (105 mins.)
Director: Michele Soavi
“ Crazy, funny Italian flick. Very well made. The motorcyle crash is shocking. Who can't fall in love with a head in a box! ” - Freddy Atkins
 
11.
Fury (1936)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
When a wrongly accused prisoner barely survives a lynch mob attack and is presumed dead, he vindictively decides to fake his death and frame the Mob for his murder. (92 mins.)
Director: Fritz Lang
“ Tracy is outstanding! Watch for the changes in the ending scene. This one really stands the test of time, and still is revelant today. ” - Freddy Atkins
 
12.
Planet of the Apes (1968)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
An astronaut crew crash-lands on a planet in the distant future where intelligent talking apes are the dominant species, and humans are the oppressed and enslaved. (112 mins.)
“ The best of them all! So much to be said, awesome script by Rod Serling! I can never see this one enough! Watch for see no evil, hear no evil, speak no evil apes at the trial. ” - Freddy Atkins
 
13.
Spellbound (1945)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A psychiatrist protects the identity of an amnesia patient accused of murder while attempting to recover his memory. (111 mins.)
“ Gregory Peck doesn't like lines, find out why. Love this one! ” - Freddy Atkins
 
14.
Strangers on a Train (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
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 Hitchcock films! Brilliant! The tennis match, the merry go round, and the lighter in the sewer! Some of favorite scenes. ” - Freddy Atkins
 
15.
Lost Horizon (1937)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A plane crash delivers a group of people to the secluded land of Shangri-La -- but is it the miraculous utopia it appears to be? (97 mins.)
Director: Frank Capra
“ Another great escapest film. I only wish there was a place like that. Very well made by Frank Capera. ” - Freddy Atkins
 
16.
Somewhere in Time (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A Chicago playwright uses self-hypnosis to travel back in time and meet the actress whose vintage portrait hangs in a grand hotel. (103 mins.)
Director: Jeannot Szwarc
“ A time travel love story with a cult following. One of my top 10. Sure there are some flaws but take it for what it is, sit back, imagine it's really happening, and "come back to me!" ” - Freddy Atkins
 
17.
The Swimmer (1968)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Neddy Merrill has been away for most of the Summer. He reappears at a friend's pool. As they talk, someone... (95 mins.)
Director: Frank Perry
“ All I can say is bizarre Burt Lancaster flick. He tells his neighbors that he's swimming home pool by pool through the neighborhood. This one has unbelievable dialogue. But it works. Rare and out of print! ” - Freddy Atkins
 
18.
The Joker Is Wild (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Frank Sinatra plays Joe E. Lewis, a famous comedian of the 1930s-50s. When the movie opens, Lewis is a young... (126 mins.)
Director: Charles Vidor
“ Sinatra playing the great Joe E. Louis, one of his best. A crime this one isn't on DVD! I'ts post time!!! ” - Freddy Atkins
 
19.
Re-Animator (1985)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A dedicated student at a medical college and his girlfriend become involved in bizarre experiments centering around the re-animation of dead tissue when an odd new student arrives on campus. (104 mins.)
Director: Stuart Gordon
“ One of the wackiest gore fests of all times! Jeffery Combs is outstanding as the crazed med student. The catch phrase for this one was: "Herbert West has a good head on his shoulders, and another one in a tray on his desk." I saw this one at the show as a double feature with Return of the Living Dead! Watch it at a party with people who don't like horror films. Let the fun begin! ” - Freddy Atkins
 
20.
Bride of Re-Animator (1989)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Doctors Herbert West and Dan Cain discover the secret to creating human life and proceed to create a perfect woman from dead tissue. (96 mins.)
Director: Brian Yuzna
“ Part two of the wacky gore fest, gets even wilder. A play on the original Bride of Frankenstein. You'll believe a head can fly! "West!" ” - Freddy Atkins
 
21.
Logan's Run (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
An idyllic sci-fi future has one major drawback: life must end at the age of 30. (119 mins.)
“ Great 70's Sci Fi! The first one to use Dolby Surround. The setting was filmed at a mall in Texas. See what movies looked like before CGI! ” - Freddy Atkins
 
22.
Laura (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A police detective falls in love with the woman whose murder he is investigating. (88 mins.)
Director: Otto Preminger
“ From the opening haunting melody, to the suprise ending. Gene Tierney at her best! One the film noir masterpieces!!! The painting was an actual photo of Tierney that was made to look like a portrait. ” - Freddy Atkins
 
23.
Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A young FBI agent disappears while investigating a murder miles from Twin Peaks that may be related to the future murder of Laura Palmer; the last week of the life of Laura Palmer is chronicled. (135 mins.)
Director: David Lynch
“ Be careful if you don't know the secret to who killed Laura Palmer, make sure you see Twin Peaks the series first. I made the mistake of watching this one first, whoops! Awesome images, disturbing scenes, all David Lynch! Hot!! ” - Freddy Atkins
 
24.
The Legend of Boggy Creek (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
A documentary-style drama about the "Fouke Monster", a Bigfoot-type creature that has been sighted in and around Fouke, Arkansas since the 1950s. (90 mins.)
“ Saw this at the movies as a kid, a bad, but guilty pleasure. So fun, and a music video appears in the middle! Be careful song is catchy, (in a 70's way!). ” - Freddy Atkins