Directors Poll: Your Sight Unseen "Batting Average"

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  1. Dome Vongvises

    Dome Vongvises Lead Actor

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    How many DVD's have you purchased in which you've never even seen the film in any way shape or form? Great buy or great waste of money? Here's mine:

    Hidden Fortress: CC [​IMG]
    Yojimbo: CC [​IMG]
    Sanjuro: CC [​IMG]
    Red Beard: CC [​IMG]
    Samurai III, Duel at Ganryu Island: CC [​IMG]
    Rushmore: CC [​IMG]
    The Royal Tenenbaums: CC [​IMG]
    Paths of Glory [​IMG]
    Lolita (Kubrick) [​IMG]
    From Dusk Till Dawn 2 [​IMG]
    Charade [​IMG]
    Grave of the Fireflies [​IMG]
    High Fidelity even (how do walks figure in to batting average? [​IMG] )

    Anywho, counting every movie accept for HF, I have a batting average of .917 I still have yet to see about two to three other movies I've recently purchased that I've never seen.
     
  2. Bill J

    Bill J Producer

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    I guess it would be 1.000, since the only time I ever bought a DVD unseen was for Frailty and I would give it a [​IMG].
     
  3. Lew Crippen

    Lew Crippen Executive Producer

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  4. Tommy G

    Tommy G Screenwriter

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    OK, I'll bite.
    8 1/2 [​IMG]
    Band of Brothers [​IMG]
    Black Hawk Down [​IMG]
    Charlie's Angels [​IMG] (hey I take it for what it is)
    Detroit Rock City - a walk (because it was $5)
    The Emperor's New Groove [​IMG]
    Peter Frampton: Live in Detroit - another walk (another $5 one)
    Grand Illusion [​IMG]
    Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone [​IMG]
    Joseph: King of Dreams [​IMG]
    Jurassic Park III [​IMG]
    The King of Comedy [​IMG]
    L.A. Confidential [​IMG]
    Leon: The Professional [​IMG]
    Lilo & Stitch [​IMG]
    A Little Princess [​IMG]
    Meet the Parents [​IMG]
    Minority Report [​IMG]
    Mulan [​IMG]
    The Patriot [​IMG]
    The Secret Garden [​IMG]
    Seven Samurai [​IMG]
    Shrek [​IMG]
    Signs [​IMG]
    The Phantom Menace - walk (got it for $2)
    Tarzan [​IMG]
    The Bridges at Toko Ri [​IMG]
    The Third Man [​IMG]
    Tora! Tora! Tora! [​IMG]
    The Usual Suspects [​IMG]
    We Were Soldiers [​IMG]

    Therefore, I'm batting .933.....not bad.[​IMG]
     
  5. ChuckDeLa

    ChuckDeLa Cinematographer

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    Oy... I used to have a list of all the DVDs that I sold, but I accidentally deleted it. That would have made this a lot easier. I'll remember what I can:

    Keepers:
    12 Monkeys
    A.I.: Artificial Intelligence
    Army of Darkness
    Best in Show
    Brazil
    Casablanca
    Dancer in the Dark
    The Dark Crystal
    Donnie Darko
    Drunken Master
    Drunken Master 2/Legend of Drunken Master
    Evil Dead
    Evil Dead 2
    Eyes Wide Shut
    Fantasia 2000
    Hard Boiled
    The Hidden Fortress
    High & Low
    The Killing
    Kwaidan
    The Magic Flute
    Moulin Rouge
    Mr. Show 1st and 2nd seasons
    Mulholland Dr
    Paths of Glory
    The Producers
    Rashomon
    Sanjuro
    South Park: Bigger, Longer, Uncut
    Stardust Memories
    Toy Story
    Toy Story 2
    Waking Life
    The Wicker Man
    Yojimbo

    Liked, but not enough to keep:
    The Abominable Dr. Phibes
    Almost Famous
    The Apartment
    A Better Tomorrow
    Black Orpheus
    Blade
    Blood Simple
    Bottle Rocket (sold because I was convinced a Criterion edition was coming... still waiting)
    Bowfinger
    Brief Encounter
    A Bug's Life
    Cannibal! The Musical
    Cast Away
    Cecil B. Demented
    C.H.U.D. (considered keeping this one just for the hilarious commentary)
    Chushingura
    The Conversation
    Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
    Dark City
    Day of Wrath
    Dennis Miller: Live from Washington DC
    Desperado
    Desperate Living
    Diabolique
    Dracula
    Female Trouble
    The Fifth Element
    Fight Club
    Fishing With John
    For All Mankind
    Free Enterprise
    The French Connection
    The Game
    Ghost World
    Hard Eight
    The Ice Storm
    In the Heat of the Night
    Interiors
    Jason and the Argonauts
    Lagaan
    Last Tango in Paris
    The Limey
    Logan's Run
    Manhunter
    The Matrix Revisited
    Mississippi Burning
    O Brother, Where Art Thou?
    The Omen
    Once Upon a Time in China 1,2,3
    Papillon
    Pecker
    Phantasm
    RoboCop
    Rock n' Roll High School
    Rollerball (original)
    Romper Stomper
    Running Time
    Same Guys, New Dresses
    Samurai I
    Shiri
    Short 2: Dreams
    The Sopranos, season 1
    The Sorrow and the Pity
    The Straight Story
    Suburbia (Spheeris)
    Summertime
    Sweet and Lowdown
    The Talented Mr. Ripley
    Time Bandits
    Touch of Evil
    Training Day
    The Unbearable Lightness of Being
    Unbreakable
    Vagabond
    Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
    X-Men (still have it because my gf likes it)
    Your Friends and Neighbors
    Zoolander
    1 or 2 of the James Bond movies
    about 20-25 Jackie Chan movies

    Didn't like:
    8 1/2
    15 Minutes
    The Allnighter
    American Pie 2
    The Bank Dick
    Big Trouble in Little China
    Caligula
    Celebrity
    Chasing Amy
    John Cleese: How to Irritate People
    The Curse of the Jade Scorpion
    Enter the Dragon
    Friday
    Good Morning
    The Goonies
    Grave of the Fireflies
    Hamlet (Olivier)
    Hell Night
    Hellraiser
    House
    House 2
    In the Mouth of Madness
    The Invisible Man
    Killer Klowns from Outer Space
    Love in the Afternoon
    Maniac Cop
    Minnie & Moskowitz
    The Night Porter
    Piranha
    Requiem for a Dream
    Romeo + Juliet (Luhrmann)
    Ronin
    Scanners
    Sisters
    State & Main
    Strictly Ballroom
    There's Something About Mary
    Thou Shalt Not Kill... Except
    The Three Worlds of Gulliver
    The Toxic Avenger
    Vamp
    Walkabout
    Wet Hot American Summer
    Willow

    Looks like the majority is "like but not love", with a sizable number falling on either side. I'd call it batting 300.

    As I've said, I used to buy a LOT of DVDs. Now I'm more likely to rent/library movies I haven't seen, unless I happen to find a really good bargain on something I have strong reason believe will be a keeper.
     
  6. Wes C

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    DVD's owned: 88
    Bought unseen: 14
    Percentage: 16%

    Ive liked all 14


    Three I liked the most:

    Se7en
    A.I
    Glengarry Glen Ross
     
  7. LukeB

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    I have a lot of "bought unseen" and I'd guess my batting average is around .900.

    Only ones I haven't really liked that I bought blind:

    Canadian Bacon (it was $4)
    UHF (also cheap, around $4)
    A Bridge Too Far - didn't dislike it, just not worth buying (got it in the 2-Pack with Paths of Glory, which in retrospect, I'm not sure was worth buying)

    I've bought dozens others unseen and liked them all though.

    Some 'blind' purchases I really, really like:
    Galaxy Quest
    The Straight Story
    Die Hard
    Fantasia 2000 (in the Fantasia Anthology)
    The Emperor's New Groove
    The Insider
     
  8. SteveGon

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    My average ain't too bad:

    Ballad of a Soldier [​IMG]
    The Donner Party (documentary) [​IMG]
    The 1000 Eyes of Dr. Mabuse [​IMG]
    The Testament of Dr. Mabuse (1962) [​IMG]
    Band of Brothers [​IMG]
    Angel (Season One) [​IMG]
    Champagne for Caesar [​IMG]
    Contraband [​IMG]
    Cockfighter [​IMG]
    Fingers [​IMG]
    I Want to Live! [​IMG]
    Lantana [​IMG]
    The Last Laugh [​IMG]
    Only Angels Have Wings [​IMG]
    Sunshine State [​IMG]
    Seance on a Wet Afternoon [​IMG]
    Spirits of the Dead [​IMG]
    The Shop on Main Street [​IMG]
    The Bad and the Beautiful [​IMG]
    Dog Soldiers [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Ginger Snaps [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Alice Adams [​IMG]
    The Peter Sellers Collection [​IMG]

    Guess I'm batting a hundred!
     
  9. Rob Tomlin

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    I have bought very few DVD's sight unseen. The one's I have purchased without seeing I have been very pleased with, including:

    Rashomon
    Yojimbo
    Solaris
    Toy Story I & II
    The Iron Giant


    The best, though, would have to be:

    Memento.

    There are others I can't think of right now.
     
  10. Andy Olivera

    Andy Olivera Screenwriter

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    Akira[​IMG]
    And God Created Woman[​IMG]
    Andrei Rublev[​IMG]
    Apocalypse Now[​IMG]
    Bad Moon[​IMG]
    Bad Taste[​IMG]
    The Beyond[​IMG]
    Blood For Dracula[​IMG]
    The Bridge On The River Kwai[​IMG]
    Candy[​IMG]
    Caracara[​IMG]
    Cast Away[​IMG]
    The Cat O'Nine Tails[​IMG]
    Charade[​IMG]
    City Of The Living Dead[​IMG]
    The Cook, The Thief, His Wife and Her Lover[​IMG]
    Creepshow 2[​IMG]
    Deep Red[​IMG]
    Deranged[​IMG]
    Dressed To Kill[​IMG]
    Excalibur[​IMG]
    The Fall Of The House Of Usher[​IMG]
    Fear Dot Com[​IMG]
    Flesh For Frankenstein[​IMG]
    The 400 Blows[​IMG]
    Frailty[​IMG]
    Ghosts Of Mars[​IMG]
    Heathers[​IMG]
    Henry V[​IMG]
    Highlander 2[​IMG]
    House[​IMG]
    The House By The Cemetery[​IMG]
    How To Get Ahead In Advertising[​IMG]
    Inferno[​IMG]
    Jeepers Creepers[​IMG]
    Just Cause[​IMG]
    Kwaidan[​IMG]
    Lady In White[​IMG]
    The Last House On The Left[​IMG]
    Let Sleeping Corpses Lie[​IMG]
    Lifeforce[​IMG]
    The Fellowship Of The Ring[​IMG]
    Manhattan Baby[​IMG]
    Maniac[​IMG]
    Masque Of The Red Death:half
    The New York Ripper[​IMG]
    Open Your Eyes[​IMG]
    Opera[​IMG]
    Phenomena[​IMG]
    The Pit And The Pendulum[​IMG]
    The Premature Burial[​IMG]
    Re-Animator[​IMG]
    Repo Man[​IMG]
    Route 666[​IMG]
    The Sentinel[​IMG]
    Seven Samurai[​IMG]
    Shock[​IMG]
    Sid & Nancy[​IMG]
    Sleuth[​IMG]
    The Stunt Man[​IMG]
    Suicide Kings[​IMG]
    Supergirl[​IMG]
    Suspiria[​IMG]
    The Sword And The Sorcerer[​IMG]
    Tenebre[​IMG]
    Thirteen Ghosts[​IMG]
    Time Bandits[​IMG]
    Torso[​IMG]
    Triangle[​IMG]
    Two Lane Blacktop[​IMG]
    The Unbearable Lightness Of Being[​IMG]
    Virus[​IMG]
    The Way Of The Gun[​IMG]
    What Lies Beneath[​IMG]
    The Wicker Man[​IMG]
    Wolfen[​IMG]
    X-Men[​IMG]
    Yojimbo[​IMG]
    Zombie[​IMG]
     
  11. Dome Vongvises

    Dome Vongvises Lead Actor

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    Having seen some of the other purchases made by folks here, I thought I was horrible at buying movies I'd never seen before.
     
  12. Kristian

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    Not counting DVDs in my collection that I didn't buy myself (like Jingle All the Way or the Jackie Chan movies, which my parents bought), here's my sight unseen list:

    All About Eve - Haven't seen it yet.
    Batman Beyond: Return of the Joker [​IMG]
    Braveheart [​IMG]
    Cast Away [​IMG]
    Citizen Kane [​IMG]
    Close Encounters of the Third Kind [​IMG]
    Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon [​IMG]
    Empire of the Sun [​IMG]
    Grand Canyon [​IMG]
    Grave of the Fireflies [​IMG]
    A Hard Day's Night [​IMG]
    Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back [​IMG]
    The Last Waltz [​IMG]
    Lawrence of Arabia [​IMG]
    The Matrix [​IMG]
    Metropolis
    (anime) [​IMG]
    North by Northwest [​IMG]
    Princess Mononoke [​IMG]
    Say Anything [​IMG]
    Shrek [​IMG]
    The Silence of the Lambs [​IMG]
    The Sixth Sense [​IMG]
    Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan [​IMG]
    Star Trek III: The Search for Spock [​IMG]
    Star Trek: First Contact [​IMG]
    Thunderball [​IMG]
    Training Day [​IMG]
    The X-Files: Fight the Future [​IMG]
    Yellow Submarine
    [​IMG]

    I hope the day that I end up disliking a film I buy on DVD never comes.
     
  13. Patrick McCart

    Patrick McCart Lead Actor

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    A lot of my 115 DVDs are ones I bought/recieved sight unseen:

    City Lights - GREAT!!!!! Bought because of the acclaim it has gotten.

    The Gold Rush - Good. It's ok...but it may just be the 1942 re-edit I don't like. I'll find out when Warner releases the 2-version DVD set later this year.

    The Circus - Great! Bought because I liked City Lights.

    It Happened One Night - Great! Bought because I was interested in seeing what a "screwball comedy" was. [​IMG]

    Arsenic and Old Lace - Great! Bought because it was on sale and because I like Capra movies.

    Some Like It Hot - Great! Because it's #1 on AFI Comedies list. It IS hillarious.

    Doctor Zhivago - Great! Because I love Lawrence of Arabia and my mother said it was great.

    Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs - SUPERB! One of my favorites now and bought because I love animation.

    8 1/2 (Criterion) - SUPERB! Bought just for it being said to be great. One of my 10 favorites.

    North By Northwest - SUPERB! Bought since I'm a Hitchcock fan.

    Notorious - Very good! Bought since I liked NxNW. It's not my favorite Hitchcock, but it's still great.

    Being There - SUPERB! Bought because my uncle said it was great.

    The Maltese Falcon - SUPERB! Bought because it has been said to be great.

    Big Trouble In Little China - Great! Won a few years ago at a Fox chat here. Thanks Ron!

    Goldfinger - GREAT! Bought because my uncle said it was great.

    Deliverance - Great. Bought because it was infamous.

    Dracula (1931), The Mummy (1932), Bride of Frankenstein, Phantom of the Opera (1943), Creature from the Black Lagoon - Bought out of curiocity. All are great movies!

    Monsters Inc - Bought since I liked the premise. Great movie!

    One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest: SE - Bought since I like Milos Forman's work. Great movie!

    Singin' In The Rain: SE - Bought because I haven't seen enough musicals and I love the silent era. One of my 10 favorites.

    A Beautiful Mind - Mediocre. Great photography and acting, but it just is flat as old cola. I'm selling it if you want it.

    Cast Away - OK. Not worth watching more than once...and it is a lot about nothing.

    Shadow of the Vampire - SUPERB! Bought because I love Nosferatu (1922). The best film of 2000, hands down.

    The Thin Man - Bought because of Robert Crawford's signature. [​IMG] One of my favorites! (Watching this movie is best when drinking a few martinis)

    Sunset Blvd. - Bought since it has been said to be great. One of my favorites!

    Kung Pow: Enter The Fist - A friend said it was great...it has to be one of the most stupid movies ever made... but it's wonderful to watch. GREAT!

    Walt Disney Treasures (except for Davy Crockett) - GREAT! Bought because I'm interested in Disney animation. I'm eager for the next four, now.

    MST3K Volume 1 and Eegah: Got because they looked like funny episodes. MST3K Lives!


    The bottom line is...I've been pretty good about getting sight-unseen titles. I've only hit on a few duds like A Beautiful Mind. This year is going to see a TON of sight-unseens.
     
  14. Jon_Are

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    Interesting question. I'm batting .897.

    THUMBS UP:
    2001: A Space Odyssey
    All About Eve
    Amelie
    Black Hawk Down
    The Bridge on the River Kwai
    Cast Away
    Chinatown
    Dr. Strangelove
    Fight Club
    The Green Mile
    Ice Age
    Lawrence of Arabia
    Lilo & Stitch
    The Lord of the Rings
    The Maltese Falcon
    Meet the Parents
    Memento
    Mr. Smith Goes To Washington
    Psycho
    Saving Private Ryan
    Shallow Hal
    Seven Samurai
    Some Like It Hot
    Sunset Boulevard
    To Kill a Mockingbird
    Victory

    THUMBS DOWN:
    A.I.: Artificial Intelligence
    Gladiator
    Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back


    Jon
     
  15. SteveGon

    SteveGon Executive Producer

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    Just got done watching The Rocking Horse Winner. [​IMG]

    A few others I forgot to mention earlier:

    Running Time [​IMG]
    I See a Dark Stranger [​IMG]
    Shoeshine [​IMG]
    Born Yesterday (1951) [​IMG]


    I should mention that most of these aren't impulse buys - if I happen across a title that sounds interesting, I'll do a little research and base my decision on that.
     
  16. Brook K

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    When I started I never bought unseen, but buy quite a few now.

    The 7th Voyage of Sinbad [​IMG]
    The Shop Around The Corner [​IMG]
    The Thin Man [​IMG]
    42nd Street [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Anchors Aweigh [​IMG]
    Guys & Dolls [​IMG] [​IMG]
    On The Town [​IMG]
    A Star Is Born [​IMG] [​IMG]
    The Yellow Submarine [​IMG]
    At Midnight I'll Eat Your Soul [​IMG]
    The Vij [​IMG]
    The Beyond [​IMG]

    Summer With Monika [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Smiles Of A Summer Night [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Through A Glass Darkly [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Winter Light [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    The Silence [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Autumn Sonata [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Fanny & Alexander [​IMG] [​IMG]

    Katzelmacher [​IMG] [​IMG]
    The Niklashausen Journey [​IMG]
    The American Soldier [​IMG]
    Rio Das Mortes [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Pioneers In Ingolstadt [​IMG]
    The Merchant Of Four Seasons [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Fox And His Friends [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]

    Even Dwarfs Started Small [​IMG] [​IMG]
    The Enigma Of Kaspar Hauser [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Heart Of Glass [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Stroszek [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Woyzeck
    Cobra Verde [​IMG]

    Giants & Toys [​IMG]
    Afraid To Die [​IMG]
    Manji [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Blind Beast [​IMG] [​IMG]

    The Last Laugh [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Faust [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Tabu [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]

    The Guy Maddin Collection -
    Archangel
    Twilight of the Ice Nymphs [​IMG]
    Heart Of The World [​IMG] [​IMG]

    Broken Blossoms [​IMG] [​IMG]
    The Fall Of The House Of Usher [​IMG]
    The Golem [​IMG]
    Waxworks [​IMG]
    Landmarks Of Early Film [​IMG]
    The Lost World [​IMG]

    The Blue Angel [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Fantasia 2000 [​IMG]
    The Godfather Part III (still haven't watched)
    The Wicker Man [​IMG]

    Tokyo Drifter [​IMG]
    Cries & Whispers [​IMG] [​IMG]
    The Discreet Charm Of The Bourgeosis [​IMG] [​IMG]
    The Scarlett Empress [​IMG] [​IMG]
    The Lady Eve [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    M. Hulot's Holiday [​IMG]
    Mon Oncle [​IMG]
    Playtime [​IMG]
    Sullivan's Travels [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Diary Of A Chambermaid [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Day Of Wrath [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Ordet [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Gertrud [​IMG]
    Haxan [​IMG]
    That Obscure Object Of Desire [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    The Cranes Are Flying [​IMG]
    Ballad Of A Soldier [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Juliet Of The Spirits [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Bob Le Flambeur [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Red Beard (haven't watched)
    A Nous La Liberte (haven't watched)
    Under The Roofs Of Paris (haven't watched)
    The Life And Death Of Col. Blimp (haven't watched)
    Solaris (haven't watched)
    Contempt (haven't watched)
     
  17. ChuckDeLa

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    Yesterday I watched The Man Who Wasn't There, which I was expecting to be a "like, but not enough to keep" but I've decided to hold onto it. For now, anyway.

    Sidenote: It's funny to think that there are people who DON'T struggle to find time to catch up on their DVD watching. Ever since I got this player, my life has been a battle against the "unwatched pile". Right now I'm facing:

    Angel season 1
    Kurosawa box set
    Twin Peaks season 1
    Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me
    The Nightmare Before Christmas
    Chocolat
    The Anniversary Party
    E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial

    Those first three are about 60 hours worth of watching, if I sit through all the commentaries and extras. On top of that, there's...

    - stuff from the library (currently just Schoolhouse Rock and Traffic, but lots more on the way)
    - the DVD-ROM text commentaries on the Star Wars ep 1 & 2
    - the 3rd and 4th commentaries on Fellowship of the Ring
    - some coverdiscs from Total Movie and their "40 free movies" (I don't intend to watch all of them, but at least 4 or 5)
    - about 20-25 hours worth of Beavis & Butthead tapes
    - some miscellaneous VHS/VCD odds & ends

    Oh, plus the first 4 seasons of X-Files, which I got for my girlfriend but I'd kinda like to watch them too. And then there's the stuff I haven't bought yet like Fear & Loathing in Las Vegas: Criterion & Metropolis. Never mind all the books I want to read, games I'd like to play (been dreaming about a Gamecube lately, in anticipation of Zelda), and the MAD Magazine CD-ROM box that's been sitting on my desk for the past 3 years.
     
  18. Travis Olson

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    Travis Olson
    Golden Years[​IMG]
    The Ice Storm[​IMG]
    Brotherhood Of The Wolf (Le Pacte des Loups)[​IMG] Anyone wanna buy this POS?
    FearDotCom[​IMG] Same as above.
    KoRn - Live at the Hammerstein NYC[​IMG]
    xXx[​IMG]
    Wall Street[​IMG]
    Star Trek III: The Search For Spock[​IMG]
    2010: The Year We Make Contact[​IMG] [​IMG]
    Minority Report[​IMG]
    K-19: The Widowmaker[​IMG]
    True Romance[​IMG]
    The Fog[​IMG]
    Glengarry Glen Ross[​IMG]
    Ice Age[​IMG]
    The Return of the Living Dead[​IMG]
    The Sum of All Fears[​IMG]
    Insomnia[​IMG]
    Death To Smoochy[​IMG] [​IMG]
    Monsters, Inc.[​IMG]
    Amélie[​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] (Sorry Steeve, I tried) [​IMG]
    Changing Lanes
    Bandits[​IMG]
    Resident Evil[​IMG] [​IMG]
    Collateral Damage[​IMG]
    The Others[​IMG]
    John Q.[​IMG]
    The Royal Tenenbaums[​IMG]
    Vanilla Sky[​IMG]
    A Beautiful Mind[​IMG]
    Pearl Harbor[​IMG]
    Mulholland Drive[​IMG] [​IMG]
    The Mothman Prophecies[​IMG]
    The Majestic[​IMG]
    Black Hawk Down[​IMG]
    Memento[​IMG]
    Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone[​IMG]
    Made[​IMG]
    Training Day[​IMG] [​IMG]
    Don't Say A Word[​IMG]

    And many more but I'm too tired to go on....
     
  19. JonZ

    JonZ Lead Actor

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    Its not often I do buy a DVD without seeing it first. And now Ive decided to do it even less since Im trying to save some cash.

    But heres my list of the top of my head:

    Y tu mamá también [​IMG]
    Titus [​IMG]
    Last House On The Left [​IMG]
    The Wickerman [​IMG]
    Training Day [​IMG]
    Rush [​IMG]
    Donnie Darko [​IMG]
    Babe [​IMG]
    Babe 2: [​IMG]
    Ghost World: [​IMG]
    The Wild Bunch [​IMG]
    American Psycho [​IMG]
    Great Expectations: Middle
    Straw Dogs: Middle
    Memento [​IMG]
    Unbreakable: [​IMG]
    Toy Story 2: [​IMG]
    Touch Of Evil: [​IMG]
    Harry Potter & COS [​IMG]


    Upcoming DVDs I will be getting without seeing first:

    Frida
    Narc
    The Pianist
    Secretary (maybe)


    I know Im missing alot, but its all I can think of at the moment.
     
  20. ChuckDeLa

    ChuckDeLa Cinematographer

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    JonZ, don't buy Narc sight unseen. It's not horrible, but it's nothing special either.
     

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