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What are your top ten favorite movies from the 90s?

    By: Bob
    • 10. Gattaca
      Moving soundtrack. Inspiring story of overcoming set limitations.
    • 9. The Big Lebowski
      One of the smartest, yet vulgar comedies ever. Spectacular characters, writing, and ideas.
    • 8. Tombstone
      Best western of all time. Val Kilmer should have gotten an Oscar for his Doc Holiday.
    • 7. Edward Scissorhands
      Wonderful soundtrack. A very unique view to a common social commentary.
    • 6. The Matrix
      Unbelievable. I was completely mezmerized by the new technology.
    • 5. Braveheart
      Just spectacular. Some of the best war scenes ever.
    • 4. Dumb and Dumber
      I know that it is complete slapstick humor, but it is awesome.
    • 3. Wayne's World 1&2
      The best Saturday Night Live turned movies ever.
    • 2. Saving Private Ryan
      Makes me proud to be an American.
    • 1. Shawshank Redemption
      A remarkable story with great performances.
    Not in any particular order.
    By: daren
    • 10. the green mile
      role on two.(tear)
    • 9. white men cant jump
    • 8. mystery alaska
    • 7. gladiator
      im am gladiator
    • 6. cant hardly wait
      seth green is hilarious
    • 5. happy gilmour
      the price is wrong bitch!
    • 4. remember the titans
      aint no mountain hugh enough, aint no valley low enough...
    • 3. romeo must die
      jet lee is the coolest ever
    • 2. idle hands
      funniest movie ever
    • 1. clueless
      alicia silverstone!!!
    props to billy madison, props. aw gross did you see that guys balls, props to tombstone too best western ever. the last charge od wyatt earp and his imortals.
    By: Kate
    • 10. TWIN PEAKS (FIRE WALK WITH ME) (1992)
      Really, i'm only putting this one in because all my friends are nerds and i'll get bitch slapped if i don't. Ok fine, Lynch: "we love you".
    • 9. RUN LOLA RUN (1999)
      Verfluchte Geldstrafe, Fluchdeutscher. Lassen Sie lola laufen!
      The year: 92, his name: LUKE PERRY....
    • 7. HACKERS (1995)
      You can't get this is stores man.
    • 6. EMPIRE RECORDS (1995)
      I don't care what anyone else says, ITS A CULT CLASSIC!
    • 5. THE USUAL SUSPECTS (1995)
      Damn fine film. Hand me the keys, you fucking cocksucker.
    • 4. CASINO (1995)
      What can i say, '95 was a good year...
    • 3. FIGHT CLUB (1999)
      Go read the book. Dammit, i owe Palahniuk my first born.
    • 2. NATURAL BORN KILLERS (1994)
      Go Mickey, Go Mallory.
    • 1. RESERVOIR DOGS (1992)
      Tarantino's debut. This is why we love him...
    Ok, honourary mentions: Jackie Brown (1997), Goodfellas (1990), Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998), Trainspotting (1996), Clueless (1995), Scream one (and ONE only)(1996)......Dammit, the 90's were king. Now if you excuse me, i have to return some video tapes..
    By: J.G
    • 10. Bad Boy
      This was a cool movie.
    • 9. Philadephia
      That was an excellent movie.
    • 8. The Joy Luck Club
      Wonderful movie.
    • 7. Ghost
      This movie is so romantic
    • 6. Clueless
    • 5. Austin Power
      Yeah Baby! Yeah!
    • 4. Matrix
      This film Revolutionise film making forever!
    • 3. Schindler's List
      It made me cry.
    • 2. Forrest Gump
      "Momma said, Life is Like A Box of Chocolate..."
    • 1. Awakenig
      This was Robin Williams and Robert De'Nore best performance. It's the Best Movie I've every seen

    By: Alex
    • 10. The Nutty Professor
      Is this a test tube in my pocket or I am just happy to see you?
    • 9. In and Out
      Funny it will break your ribs with laughter.
    • 8. Braveheart
      Takes you on a ride of action, fun, tragedy and love
    • 7. Silence of the Lambs
    • 6. The Sixth Sense
      They are watching us...don't tell anyone.
    • 5. The Negotiator
      Brilliant perfomances from Spacey and Sam Jackson
    • 4. Terminator II
      The most suspenseful action movie of all time. I'll be back.
    • 3. American Beauty
      Phenomenal acting and an intelligent storyline
    • 2. Shawshank Redemption
      When they take you in for life...that's exactly what they take
    • 1. Pulp Fiction
      Instant classic, career defining peromamces, Sam at his best

    By: Sarah
    • 10. American Beauty
      Probably one of the best movies of all time. The last little speech Lester gives is encouraging because it captures and verbalizes the way we often feel perfectly. The most simple beauty in the world is overwhelming at times.
    • 9. The Matrix
      Our generation's "Star Wars". The graphics were there. The futuristic style was there. The philosophy was there. The incrediblely complicated yet fascinating storyline was there. Perfect movie, in my opinion.
    • 8. Scream
      Once more, not one of my favorites, but no one can deny the entire "teen slasher movie wave" it created. We're still feeling the effects...("Scary Movie 2" -ech!)
    • 7. Jurassic Park
      The dinosaur movie. But that's not all it was to us. Again-- primative, primal fear. Survival. We love it here in the USA.
    • 6. Austin Powers
      A comical masterpiece. Why? I really don't know. Somehow it makes me laugh every time I watch it. It definately broke down some censorship barriers, and paved the way for more "kid-targeted" sex humor... and we wonder where the innocence went...
    • 5. Titanic
      Again, not my favorite, but it was a HUGE movie. This goes to show the more negative results of the Hollywood take on history... twisting it by throwing pretty actors around. I'm guessing every pre-teen in America thinks Jack and Rose were "historical figures".
    • 4. Pulp Fiction
      Ahh-- the 90's chic-ness of it all! Thurman, Travolta, Jackson... this isn't one of my favorites, but it was a pop culture hit.
    • 3. Schindler's List
      This movie took the true story of a far less-than-perfect man and his heroism despite his imperfections. A classic.
    • 2. Forrest Gump
      An entire nation rooting for a half-wit man from Alabama who lives by the simplest morals... a true classic that made everyone realize what happiness simplicity and innocence brings.
    • 1. Silence Of The Lambs
      This movie was the single most thrilling movie of it's kind in the 90's. This movie brought back the most primal American fear-- the serial killer... Not since "Psycho" has there been such a reaction from this kind of movie.
    This list is one I think accurately represents the highlights of the 90's movies. I didn't just pick movies I liked. I picked the movies I thought expressed themselves in the best way-- and had the nation respond favorably to them.
    By: Mart Plant
    • 10. Terminator 2:Judgement day
      Pretty cool, that's it
    • 9. Jurrasic park
      how to make possible what's unreal and not like the others, make real what's impossible.
    • 8. Braveheart
      Magnificient perfomance by Mel gibson as a actor, director and co-producer. that's also the beginning of a lot of history film
    • 7. Forrest Gump
      TOM TOM TOM HANKS! and what destiny can do.
    • 6. The Matrix
      A new kind of action scene is born
    • 5. Saving private Ryan
      The second war: or how to be IN the movie
    • 4. Fargo
      SCREENPLAYS are wonderfull, very very coold.
    • 3. pulp fiction
      Dramatic structure??? does he knows something about that :0)
    • 2. Schindler's list
      Tribute to the second war
    • 1. american beauty
      no doubt about that
    Godfather part.III, Godfellas, Fight club, sixth sense, shawshank redemption, eyes wide shut and more...
    By: Vanessa Victoria
    • 10. Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery
      It was funny.
    • 9. The Faculty
      Not meant to be funny but hilarious.
    • 8. Good Will Hunting
      It was just a really good movie.
    • 7. Robin Hood, Men in Tights
      Too funny.
    • 6. The Lion King
      Hakuna-mattata. What a wonderful phrase. And movie.
    • 5. Liar, Liar
      Jim Carrey is hilarious.
    • 4. Big Daddy
      It was funny.
    • 3. I Know What You Did Last Summer
      It was a classic horror movie. Plus, Ryan.
    • 2. Legends of the Fall
      Good movie with good plot.
    • 1. Cruel Intentions
      Two words. Ryan. Phillippe. Plus, it's an amazing movie.

    By: Adam
    • 10. Interview with the vampire
      I don't really think this film is that great or worthy of any top ten list but I didn't have a tenth film so I put this in. Something very homoerotic about two hollywood hearthrobs playing Vampires and sucking blood. The movie would be complete with a gay kissing scene with Brad Pitt and Tom Cruise. This film is Tom Cruise's statement and coming out of the closet.
    • 9. Good Will Hunting
      Anything is possible if you put your mind to it. I'll have it be known that this is the only movie that I have sat in a theatre and cried in. "You don't wanna hear that stuff skylar!!" So moving. This film encapsulates my youth. Deep down inside there is more. Punk kid gets a lesson in life.
    • 8. Field of Dreams
      "but Baseball, Baseball rey" , "it was you" .... "no.. it was you ray" Cry every time I see it. One of the more beautiful things in life. "hey dad you wanna go play catch?"
    • 7. Edward Scissorhands
      The Tim Burton Story. The ultimate love story. "hold me." " I can't" Man oh man is that good stuff. I just can't get over that. Tim Burton is a genius. The ice dance scene so simple yet so Dynamic, this man definetley knows what he wants.
    • 6. Pulp Fiction
      The movie that changed my life. I'll just put it that way.
    • 5. Forrest Gump
      An american classic that everyone can enjoy. The world just ate this movie up. The blend of good humor and drama is amazing. I have always felt that this movie is an emotional rollercoaster.
    • 4. The Sixth Sense
      Oh my god, how original is this movie? I had never seen anything like it before. It is much more than a ghost story it is artistic brilliance. M. Night Shymalan has created something unique and original. This movie is like Magic.
    • 3. Boyz in the hood
      A classic and a masterpiece. No other movie had been like this before. It blew everyone away. It is so good, once again I can't go on enough about how much this movie is life. Emotionally grueling at times. You will never forget it. This movie is an experience that will never escape you, a must see for every eye.
    • 2. Schindler's list
      Intense and powerful,this film is life. A friend of mine once described it as "god-like". Beautiful to look at at times. Horrifying to look at other times. It grabs a hold of you and never let's go. Spielberg proves to everyone with a wonderful piece of art that he in fact can do Drama and do it beyond good.
    • 1. Silence of the lambs
      A classic. Very well crafted horror masterpiece. Very dark and creepy like a nightmare unfolding on the screen. Wonderful performances. Masterpiece. This is the Movie of the 90's.
    By: Shannon
    • 10. welcome to the dollhouse
      this is one of those movies that probably no one has ever heard of...it is a sort of twisted movie...but it has its moments...its not the best, but its aight...
    • 9. shes all that
      a cute cute love story
    • 8. romeo and juliet
      a really good remake of a classic.
    • 7. wayne's world
      hahaha...i could watch this movie all day...it is kinda silly but ah who cares!
    • 6. Scream
      the one movie that scares the hell out of me.
    • 5. Billy Madison
      This movie is hilarious! Adam sandler is the king of comedy!
    • 4. Cruel Intentions
      just an overall really awesome movie...
    • 3. Cant Hardly Wait
      this movie is so funny! i watch it so much i know all the lines! plus seth green is in it...yummy!
    • 2. Now and Then
      This movie is such a great movie...see it if you havent seen it yet. most of it takes place in the early 70s...and its all about being there for your best friends.
    • 1. Clueless
      when i first saw this movie i was 10...i thought it was the coolest!...im 15 now and i still think it rocks!

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