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1.
Yellow Submarine (1968)
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The Beatles agree to accompany Captain Fred in his Yellow Submarine and go to Pepperland to free it from the music hating Blue Meanies. (90 mins.)
Director: George Dunning
“ With impersonators, this film is full of quirky fun, and is among my top favorites! ” - mike_avery-152-303395
 
2.
Help! (1965)
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Ringo finds himself the human sacrifice target of a cult and the band must try to protect him from it. (92 mins.)
Director: Richard Lester
“ Help; a great movie from '65 with the beatles. Among my favorites! ” - mike_avery-152-303395
 
3.
My Neighbor Totoro (1988)
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When two girls move to the country to be near their ailing mother, they have adventures with the wonderous forest spirits who live nearby. (86 mins.)
Director: Hayao Miyazaki
“ A Great Film! ” - mike_avery-152-303395
 
4.
Grave of the Fireflies (1988)
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A young boy and his little sister struggle to survive in Japan during World War II. (89 mins.)
Director: Isao Takahata
“ A very moving film. I would reccomend this to anyone looking for an absoloutly good movie. I must admit; I don't think anyone can go through this film without crying. ” - mike_avery-152-303395
 
5.
The Godfather (1972)
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The aging patriarch of an organized crime dynasty transfers control of his clandestine empire to his reluctant son. (175 mins.)
“ An Instant classic! ” - mike_avery-152-303395
 
6.
George Harrison: Living in the Material World (2011 Documentary)
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Filmmaker Martin Scorsese examines the life of musician George Harrison, weaving together interviews, concert footage, home movies and photographs. (208 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
“ If you are a Beatlesmanic like me, or just like their music, Then you will enjoy this documentary. It was filmed this year! (2011) And has some pretty useful information about George and other beatles, Too!
Did you know: That Ringo Starr narrated Thomas the tank engine at one point? ” - mike_avery-152-303395
 
7.
American Beauty (1999)
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A sexually frustrated suburban father has a mid-life crisis after becoming infatuated with his daughter's best friend. (122 mins.)
Director: Sam Mendes
“ A good moving film. That's all I have to say. ” - mike_avery-152-303395
 
8.
American History X (1998)
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A former neo-nazi skinhead tries to prevent his younger brother from going down the same wrong path that he did. (119 mins.)
Director: Tony Kaye
“ Watched this in history class; Couldn't get over it. I decided to buy it and watch it at home. I would strongly reccomend this to anyone. ” - mike_avery-152-303395
 
9.
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
“ An Instant Classic! This is a good movie for people of all ages!
Kids, adults, and hey, even seniors! ” - mike_avery-152-303395
 
10.
Ghostbusters (1984)
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Three former parapsychology professors set up shop as a unique ghost removal service. (105 mins.)
Director: Ivan Reitman
“ Another family classic! ” - mike_avery-152-303395
 
11.
The Conspiracy to Rule the World: From 911 to the Illuminati (2009 Documentary)
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Discover the true meaning of power and how it corrupts trusted leaders that are pushing towards a new world order. (49 mins.)
Director: Tim Cowles
“ A great thrilling dcumentary! I'd without-a-doubt reccomend this to any consipiracy therorist, like myself! ” - mike_avery-152-303395
 
12.
Jimi Hendrix (1973 Documentary)
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This documentary was made three years after Jimi Hendrix's untimely death. At the time it was an example of how a visual biography should be done... (98 mins.)
Director: Joe Boyd, John Head
“ An O.k. Documentary for any Hendrix lovers. ” - mike_avery-152-303395
 
13.
Imagine: John Lennon (1988 Documentary)
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A biography of the rock music star. (100 mins.)
Director: Andrew Solt
“ A good documntary. All I have to say! ” - mike_avery-152-303395
 
14.
The Social Network (2010)
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Harvard student Mark Zuckerberg creates the social networking site that would become known as Facebook, but is later sued by two brothers who claimed he stole their idea, and the co-founder who was later squeezed out of the business. (120 mins.)
Director: David Fincher
“ An Okay movie. ” - mike_avery-152-303395
 
15.
Harvey (1950)
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Due to his insistence that he has an invisible six foot-tall rabbit for a best friend, a whimsical middle-aged man is thought by his family to be insane - but he may be wiser than anyone knows. (104 mins.)
Director: Henry Koster
“ A classic! ” - mike_avery-152-303395
 
16.
Scarface (1983)
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In Miami in 1980, a determined Cuban immigrant takes over a drug cartel and succumbs to greed. (170 mins.)
Director: Brian De Palma
“ Another thrilling classic, with al pacino! ” - mike_avery-152-303395
 
17.
American Pie (1999)
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Four teenage boys enter a pact to lose their virginity by prom night. (95 mins.)
Director: Paul Weitz
“ Classic! ” - mike_avery-152-303395
 
18.
Mortal Kombat (1995)
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Three unknowing martial artists are summoned to a mysterious island to compete in a tournament whose outcome will decide the fate of the world. (101 mins.)
Director: Paul Anderson
“ Another O.K. Movie. ” - mike_avery-152-303395
 
19.
Nowhere Boy (2009)
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A chronicle of John Lennon's first years, focused mainly in his adolescence and his relationship with his stern aunt Mimi, who raised him, and his absentee mother Julia, who re-entered his life at a crucial moment in his young life. (98 mins.)
Director: Sam Taylor-Wood
“ A very powerful and enjoyable movie that revolves around John Lennon's adolescence. ” - mike_avery-152-303395
 
20.
A Grand Day Out (1989 Short Film)
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Wallace takes a break from trying to decide on a holiday destination only to find he has no cheese for his crackers. The solution to both problems is a trip to the moon, with dog Gromit, because everybody knows the moon's made of cheese. (23 mins.)
Director: Nick Park
 
21.
The Three Stooges (2000 TV Movie)
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A biography of the Three Stooges, in which their careers and rise to fame is shown throughout the eyes of their leader, Moe Howard. (88 mins.)
Director: James Frawley
 
22.
Let It Be (1970 Documentary)
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The filmed account of the Beatles's attempt to recapture their old group spirit by making a back to basics album, which instead drove them further apart. (81 mins.)
 
23.
Magical Mystery Tour (1967 TV Movie)
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The Beatles charter a special bus for a surreal mystery tour. (55 mins.)
 
24.
A Hard Day's Night (1964)
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A "typical" day in the life of The Beatles, including many of their famous songs. (87 mins.)
Director: Richard Lester