My Top 10...I think!

Just a list of what I believe to be my top 10 favorite flicks. This is a personal list, I'm not trying to say these are the best films but they are my top 10 based on different reasons. Check it out!
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1.
Unforgiven (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Retired Old West gunslinger William Munny reluctantly takes on one last job, with the help of his old partner and a young man. (131 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
“ Clint Eastwood at his best in both performance and directing. A gripping tale of an over the hill, former outlaw who now can barely manage a pig farm with the help of his 2 children. He somehow finds his way back into the thick and reverts back to his former grizzly self. The morphing of this character is awesome but it takes redemption to bring Eastwood's character back to his old, ruthless self. Richard Harris and Morgan Freeman are solid but Gene Hackman steals the show as the brutal, yet cowardly(in my eyes) sheriff. The end is one of the, if not THE BEST endings I have ever seen. No one can forget "You just shot an unarmed man!", CLINT:"Well, he should a armed himself! and not decorated his saloon with my friend." There are many great quotes in this film, great dialogue and action. William Munee is one of the best characters too. Of all the films I have seen this is my all-time favorite ” - Uklathamok
 
2.
The Shawshank Redemption (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.3/10 X  
Two imprisoned men bond over a number of years, finding solace and eventual redemption through acts of common decency. (142 mins.)
Director: Frank Darabont
“ I am not that much of a Morgan Freeman fan, he is good but not one of my preferred actors, still solid. I know this is my number 2 and Freeman is in it as well as Unforgiven but Shawshank still makes the 2 spot. Another great tale of revenge and well...yes, redemption. Without killing anyone a falsly accused prison inmate makes the abusive warden eat a whole lot of crow. An epic story, that follows a prison, it's inmates and workers over a period of about 15-20 years, I think. Great performances by Tim Robbins, William Sadler, David Provel and one of my favorites, Clancy Brown, oh and of course Freeman. There are a few recognizable faces in SR. It is a must see. ” - Uklathamok
 
3.
Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
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
“ I love StarWars, 'Empire' is the best one of all six episodes in my opinion. Hoth battle, Dagobah, Cloud City and the final Dual between Luke and Vader, I love it all! Directed by Irvin Kirshner. I really think that is why 'Empire" and 'Jedi" were the best, because Lucas didn't direct them. Sorry George! and can you please release the original trilogy on BLURAY without the special edition crap on it, PLEASE!?!?!?!?! This film brings me back to my childhood too, that has to count for something. ” - Uklathamok
 
4.
Reservoir Dogs (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
After a simple jewelry heist goes terribly wrong, the surviving criminals begin to suspect that one of them is a police informant. (99 mins.)
“ This is Tarantino's first shot and it is a bullseye. Great story, excellent camera work, some of the best dialogue and a few of the most realistic action sequences ever. Keitel, Tim Roth, Chris Penn, Michael Madsen and Steve Buscemi, this film thrusted a lot of these guys' careers into the big-time, although not important, it's true. My favorite scenes is when Roth's character is getting schooled by his superior officer on how to work out as an undercover cop. The anecdote scene is splendid. Pink's getaway scene is brilliant and every character is intriguing, almost as if Tarantino looked at them all with a magnifying glass and then gave them each their own names based on colors. It's not easy making multiple, let alone, 5-6 characters interesting and QT manages to do it. "Mr. Brown, that sounds a little too much like Mr. *beep* ” - Uklathamok
 
5.
Casino (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Greed, deception, money, power, and murder occur between two best friends, a mafia underboss and a casino owner, for a trophy wife over a gambling empire. (178 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
“ I'm a big Scorcese fan, I loved GoodFellas, and DeNiro and Pesci, essentially play the same wiseguys that they portrayed in GF but I still think this film is superior to the previous one. Just as in GoodFellas, the viewer sees two sides of the conflict. Casino has both DeNiro and Pesci doing a monologue for the duration of the film and even Frank Vincent (Sopranos) steps in and you get to hear what's on his mind while all these events occur. Good script and great support from Sharon Stone, who won an oscar. Also starring James Woods, Don Rickles, Kevin Pollack and more mafioso lookin' mofos than you can count. "Peek-a-boo you, you mudda *beep* you!" ” - Uklathamok
 
6.
Mallrats (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Both dumped by their girlfriends, two best friends seek refuge in the local mall. (94 mins.)
Director: Kevin Smith
“ Kevin Smith's best and that ain't saying much but this movie had me howling from the beginning. When this movie opened I was very much the same age as the characters in this film and being from the Twin Cities it made me proud to see a great indie flick made in my town, so I could very much relate to this film. It was great seeing the Eden Prairie mall and it brings back great memories. Jason Lee and Jason Mewes are a hoot and Affleck is perfect as the 'Fashionable Male' sales guy who has a hard on for Brody and young girls.-heh! I think Affleck is at his best when playing a prick (Dazed & Confused, Boiler Room). Anyway, lots of laughs if you like toilet humor. The chocolate pretzel scene made me squirm with delight. You know what I'm talkin' bout! ” - Uklathamok
 
7.
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.)
“ An epic back and forth story about a young girl who finds herself in the middle of a battle between good and evil. In world war II, Spain, Ofelia is caught between dealing with her fascist stepfather and demons in a hidden realm. This plain girl discovers she is a princess of this secret kingdom and must survive 3 tasks to prove her loyalty. This movie is dark yet surprisingly fun. The creatures are straight out of a child's nightmares and director Del Toro (Blade 2, Hellboy) is a great storyteller. The Bluray is packed with numerous features, pick it up if you can. ” - Uklathamok
 
8.
Amongst Friends (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
Three bored Long Island buddies seek excitement on the streets, with perilous results. (86 mins.)
Director: Rob Weiss
“ This film was on late night HBO every night for like a year straight in '94, not even kidding. If I wasn't out partying I would almost always end up watching this film until 4 a.m. on any given night. A true indie, mafia movie about 3 kids who grow up and go their separate ways only to end up intersecting when they are in their early 20s. Lots of people haven't heard of this movie but I bought the dvd and my lady was like:"I love this movie!" G-YA! ” - Uklathamok
 
9.
Léon: The Professional (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
Mathilda, a 12-year-old girl, is reluctantly taken in by Léon, a professional assassin, after her family is murdered. Léon and Mathilda form an unusual relationship, as she becomes his protégée and learns the assassin's trade. (110 mins.)
Director: Luc Besson
“ Professional could be the best hitman film ever but Gary Oldman's portrayal as a pill popping, beethoven loving, crooked cop named Stansfield is what really got my attention. He is insane-scary and funny at the same time, when he talks to Matilda's soon to be dead father about his music taste, you can't help but chuckle a little. Natalie Portman has one of the best performances from a 12 year old I have ever viewed, she is the true professional. All the action is brutal, intense and quite bloody. Danny Aiello and Jean Reno complete this perfect cast. ” - Uklathamok
 
10.
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.)
“ The original cut of this film is sooooo good! The Salaak Pit battle still gives me chills and the triple threat ending is so well done, it makes me want to watch it now. My favorite scene is when Vader goes to collect his son, Luke from Endor and Luke attempts to convince his father to turn back to the good side. Vader shows empathy when he says:"It is too late for me son!" It almost brought tears to my eyes when Darth redeems himself by lifting the surging Emperor and throwing him down the shaft in the deathstar endscene. More great memories of seeing Jedi like 20 times in the theatre and basically implanting this film in my head as a life long love. Seeing Carrie Fisher in that bikini helped too.

Hope you enjoyed my list, some notables I might add is:
Watchmen
Caddyshack
The Fighter
Dawn of the Dead (original)
and I really hope Captain America makes my top 20, I want that film to be dope!!!

Thanks! ” - Uklathamok