the fall film challenge: picky recommends-the third installment

July 10, 2016

eighteen. about a character who goes from rags to riches.
the count of monte cristo. seabiscuit. burnt. trading places. cinderella man. the shawshank redemption. the hundred foot journey. ocean's eleven. the blind side. pretty woman. a knight's tale. office space. invincible. the pursuit of happyness. mr. deeds. cinderella. annie.

nineteen. about a man. vs. society.
divergent. v for vendetta. the hunger games. schindler's list. the giver. serenity. the help. a time to kill. the last samurai. sleepers. lone survivor. philadelphia. glory road. the painted veil. creation. the shawshank redemption. murder in the first. pump up the volume. donnie brasco. pay it forward. charlotte gray. the great raid. a few good men. the last of the mohicans. boondock saints. gangster squad. the dark knight. dead poets society.

twenty. originally released in the thirties.
gone with the wind. snow white and the seven dwarves. it happened one night. the wizard of oz. 

twenty-one. about undesirable individuals or elements.
fear and loathing in las vegas. the silence of the lambs. the help. a walk among the tombstones. the dark knight. sleepers. the count of monte cristo. se7en. jay and silent bob strike back. a time to kill. the client. the usual suspects. dogma. philadelphia. glory road. tombstone. fried green tomatoes. terms of endearment. gangster squad. sliding doors. a love song for bobby long. pump up the volume. major league. dedication. trainwreck.

twenty-two. about a voyage and return.
captain phillips. star wars: episodes four through six. hell or high water. star trek. finding nemo. pirates of the caribbean: the curse of the black pearl. cast away. wind. back to the future. chasing mavericks. charlie st. cloud.

twenty-three. about wizards or witchcraft.
the lord of the rings trilogy. the wizard of oz. the harry potter series. practical magic. mr. magorium's wonder emporium. the sorcerer's apprentice. labyrinth. mary poppins.

twenty-four. originally released in the sixties.
becket. the sound of music. anne of the thousand days. the taming of the shrew. who's afraid of virginia woolf? romeo and juliet. camelot. my fair lady. cleopatra. mary poppins.

twenty-five. about a yearning or obsession.
the lord of the rings trilogy. sleeping with the enemy. the count of monte cristo. vertigo. incendies. the the terminator. closer. terminator two: judgment day. memoirs of a geisha. the silence of the lambs. the dark knight. sleepers. burnt. pirates of the caribbean: the curse of the black pearl. fight club. unbreakable. creation. serenity. batman begins. seabiscuit. giant. saint ralph. chasing mavericks. rudy. gone with the wind. the notebook. five hundred days of summer. fever pitch. boondock saints.

1 comment :

  1. Your sixties picks are very un-sixties. Is that a coincidence or a matter of personal preference?