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AFI's 100 Years... 100 Thrills: America's Most Heart-Pounding Movies (2001)

A look at the 100 most thrilling films in over 100 years of American cinema.

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »
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A roundabout of Hollywood's top people talk about their favorite thrilling films such as Steven Spielberg, Ridley Scott, and Sandra Bullock. Films ranging from classics like "The Maltese Falcon" to blockbusters like "The Sixth Sense". Written by <MonkeyKingMA@aol.com>

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Nine Alfred Hitchcock films made the list, including Psycho (1960) (#1), making him the most represented director. His frequent cameos also make him the most represented actor on the list with his appearances in all these films except Dial M for Murder (1954) (#48), where he appears in a photograph on the wall. See more »

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Not very good choices; some good interviews...
23 February 2004 | by (UK) – See all my reviews

The choices weren't extraordinarily good but I enjoyed watching the interviews in yet another flawed AFI program. Honestly, I don't know anyone who actually agrees with these shows--it's more or less just a matter of ocassionally agreeing with a choice or two.


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