What are your top ten favorite movies from the 90s?
- 10. Home Alone
Classic Christmas movie.
- 9. House Guest
Sinbad is so funny!
- 8. Beauty and the Beast
I'm an avid cartoon watcher.
- 7. Enemy of the State
Great mix of action and humor.
- 6. Jurassic Park
Dinosaurs in the 20th century? Who'da thunk it?
- 5. Toy Story
What a cool idea!
- 4. Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead
Funny, funny, funny!
- 3. Independence Day
In my opinion, one of the only "aliens invading earth" movies worth watching.
- 2. The Matrix
Arguably, the COOLEST movie ever!
- 1. Aladdin
I never get tired of this one.
- 10. Titanic
- 9. Matrix
- 8. Kolya
- 7. Amores Perros
- 6. La vita e bella
- 5. Trainspotting
- 4. As Good as it gets
- 3. American Beauty
- 2. Eyes Wide Shut
- 1. Pulp Fiction
By: Nate W.
Honorable mentions (there's too many to list them all) -Heat (Pacino and DeNiro finally share the screen) -American Beauty -The Crying Game -Quiz Show -Fight Club -L.A. Confidential -Braveheart -Casino -Dumb and Dumber (probably the funniest movie of the decade)
- 10. Dances with Wolves
A very impressive and ambitious historical epic. It's too bad Kevin Kostner hasn't done anything close to it since.
- 9. Unforgiven
The western came roaring back thanks to one of it's most famous disciples. Finally gave Clint Eastwood the recognition he deserved.
- 8. Silence of the Lambs
Introduced the world to Hannibal Lecter. Red Dragon is great too, but it's hard to top the original for scares and thrills.
- 7. Scent of a Woman
Al Pacino's performance as Frank Slade. Need I say more?
- 6. Forrest Gump
Some people love to bash this film, and I never understood it. Forrest Gump is a unique and joyous celebration of the human spirit and the power of determination in any individual. It gets better every time I see it.
- 5. Pulp Fiction
Comes in at #1 on many lists. I can't say anything that hasn't already been said. Travolta can still dance!
- 4. The Shawshank Redemption
My favorite from 1994, the gretest year for films in the 90s in all aspects. I really, really love this movie. Shawshank is a wonderful, satisfying experience that can renew your faith in life.
- 3. Schindler's List
Same as Saving Private Ryan, but on a greater, more devastating scale. No other film I've ever seen packs quite the emotional whallop as this one does.
- 2. Saving Private Ryan
Squeaks past Schindler's List for me. A truly engrossing, unforgettable war epic. And as for the opening battle scene, fuhgettaboutit.
- 1. Goodfellas
My all-time favorite film of any decade. Breathtaking, exhilirating, exhausting, and captivating all at once with unbelievable performances all-around. Martin Scorsese has got to be the greatest filmmaker alive.
By: pete Ironhorse mannas
- 10. die hard 2 die harder
- 9. independance day
- 8. last action hero
- 7. strange days
cool as ice
- 6. terminator 2
- 5. twelve monkeys
- 4. the fifth element
- 3. starship troopers
- 2. Jurassic park
- 1. Total Recall
baddest movie on the face of the planet
- 10. Tombstone
I'm your huckleberry
- 9. Shawshank Redemption
If I hear so much as a mouse fart in here I swear by God and sonny Jesus you will all visit the infirmary. Every last motherf**ker in here.
- 8. Saving Private Ryan
He better be worth it. He better go home and cure a disease, or invent a longer-lasting lightbulb
- 7. Fight Club
This is your life and it's ending one minute at a time.
- 6. Leon
Orphanage Headmistress: Now tell me what happened to you. Mathilda: OK. My family they got shot down by D.E.A. officers because of a drug problem. I left with the greatest guy on earth. He was a hitman, the best in town, but he died this morning. And if you don't help me, I'll be dead by tonight.
- 5. The Matrix
I know kung fu
- 4. Goodfellas
How am I funny, like a clown? What is so funny about me? What the FUCK is so funny about me? Tell me. Tell me what's funny.
- 3. Schindler's List
You're cruel Oskar. You're giving them hope. Now *that's* cruel!
- 2. Reservoir Dogs
Joe: And you are Mr. Pink. Mr. Pink: Why am I Mr. Pink? Joe: Cause you're a faggot, ok?
- 1. Pulp Fiction
Bring out the gimp
By: Linda Weatherford
- 10. There's Something About Mary
Great comedy that kept me in stitches.
- 9. Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves
Best Robin Hood movie ever made. Not to mention my obsession with Alan Rickman, which started with Die Hard.
- 8. Silence of the Lambs
I'll never look at fava beans the same.
- 7. Misery
Kathy Bates was brilliant. Would not want her as my biggest fan.
- 6. American Beauty
The movie that made me a Kevin Spacey fan.
- 5. Forrest Gump
Very touching movie.
- 4. Pulp Fiction
John Travolta proved to be more than just a disco king.
- 3. Titanic
Brilliant historical piece mixed with a fictional love story
- 2. Fargo
Steve Buscemi is the craziest villian of all time! A very underrated actor.
- 1. Sling blade
Billy Bob Thornton is a genius! Dwight Yoakam proved himself a great actor.
other movies I've enjoyed:Silence of the Lamb, Father of the Bride, Men In Black, The Fifth Element, lots of Harrison Ford movies such as: Regarding Henry, The Fugitive, Presumed Innocent, Patriot Games and other movies with character as Jack Ryan.
- 10. The Sixth Sense
Bruce Willis from TV's Moonlighting & Die Hard(s)
- 9. The Mask of Zorro
Catherine Zeta-Jones...a beauty
- 8. Clueless
cute...as if? & whatever!
- 7. Forrest Gump
a serious movie with funnyman Tom Hanks as a Disabled man
- 6. Sleepless in Seattle
funnyman Tom Hanks SDN Live & Meg Ryan from Top Gun & When Harry Meet Sally
- 5. The Crow
revenge & sad
- 4. The Addam's family
funny & cute
- 3. Austin Powers
- 2. Jurassic Park
a scarey thought...
- 1. Braveheart
bittersweet & tragic
- 10. Interview with the vampire
Admittedly mixed performances, but impeccable set design and production values and good performances from Cruise and Banderas make this a winner.
- 9. Lola Rennt (Run Lola Run)
Breathtakingly kinetic thriller with the subliminal theme that love can do anything.
- 8. The opposite of Sex
"You'll laugh, You'll cry, You'll be offended" Just hilarious
- 7. Cyrano De Bergerac
Exuberant and witty take on the classic story, great performances all round and stunning visual style.
- 6. American Beauty
Funny, shocking and poignant deconstruction of the pitfalls risked in aspiring to the American dream.
- 5. Four Weddings and a Funeral
Proved British movie could be both brilliant and commercial, hilariously funny and surprisingly subtle.
- 4. The Last Seduction
The 'noir' genre revamped with Linda Fiorentino as the most brilliant of Femme Fatales, always entertains and surprises.
- 3. Three Colours: Red
I haven't seen 'blue' or 'white' but they'll have to be quite something to equal this.
- 2. The English Patient
Powerful drama of doomed love around the time of world war 2. Haunting, poignant and hugely successful (partculairly commercially...)
- 1. The Crying Game
Thought Provoking, superbly acted and directed, deserving of its six oscar nominations and so much more than just a plot twist.
By: Jack Gerhardt
- 10. Winning
Awesome because it was made in the Racing Capital of the World- Speedway Indiana. The hotel it was shot at, is still standing on the Speedway grounds. Have a stay there in the famous room 123. Well done for the 60s
- 9. Brian's Song
A must see for any football fan. Very sad story of Brian Piccolo whom played for the Chicago Bears in the 70s.
- 8. St. Valentines Day Massacre
True story of the black past of Chicago's roaring 20s. Very well done.
- 7. Green Mile
Just sad to see an elderly person cry over their past. Touching
- 6. Knute Rockne All American
Just a well made movie! Classic! true story that shows the determination of the Gipper(Ronald Regan) that never paid off. Sad story of the insperational Knute Rockne. A must see for any football fan, very moving
- 5. Voices of the 500
Very cool documentary that shows real life fortunes and tragedies in the racing community of Indianapolis.
- 4. Home Alone 1 and 2 NOT 3
# 3 is just plain rediculus. 1,2 are very original. 2 Very well done movies that are just plain awesome year round.
- 3. Saving Private Ryan
Sad to see a veteran cry, its just sad. Well done. Another great Speilberg movie.
- 2. Boy's Town
Great movie, very touching. Shows the caring of one great priest- Fr. Flanigon. True Story
- 1. Schindler's List
No words can describe this sceenplay by Steven Speilberg. It's just awesome! Its sad that our world had to experience such evil!
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- 10. 1. American beauty
I wish my neighbor was my dealer. I wish i could blackmail my boss. Kiss ass
- 9. 2. Forrest Gump
Tom`s career climax. one of the best soundtracks ever.
- 8. 3. Schindlers List
you did it spielberg. you actually talked about something that was real.
- 7. 4. Braveheart
Mel you made me cry.
- 6. 5. The usual suspects
what else can i say...Spacey is the man or better yet the best supporting man.
- 5. 6. Scent of a woman
Wow...driving ferrari�s, dancing tango, excellent speech by pacino. "who-ha"
- 4. 7. The Matrix
I saw the trailors, never imagined it was gonna change my perspective on life.
- 3. 8. The Sixth Sense
Excellente. M. Night Shyamalan redifines the way we look at life and death.
- 2. 9. Empire Records
The best youth movie of the 90's. Excellent dialogues. "Damn the man"
- 1. 10. Waynes World
Defines the beginning of the 90's. "She will be mine o yes she will be mine"
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