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Mega-Tornament Blow-out: The Best Film of the Last 35 Years.

Discussion in 'Archived Threads 2001-2004' started by John Randolph, Sep 21, 2002.

  1. Ric Bagoly

    Ric Bagoly Well-Known Member

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    I'll Nominate-
    Easy Rider
    Die Hard
    The Doors
    Batman ('89)
    Armageddon
    Pink Floyd The Wall
    Fear And Loathing In Las Vegas
    The Untouchables
    True Romance
    I'll Second-
    American Beauty
    Robocop
    Full Metal Jacket
    The Big Lebowski
    A Fish Called Wanda
    Monty Python And The Holy Grail
    The Dead Zone
    I'll Third-
    Heat
    The Breakfast Club
    Halloween
    Ghostbusters
    Fast Times At Ridgemont High
    The Evil Dead
    The Shining
    This tourney is gonna f'n ROCK!
     
  2. Vickie_M

    Vickie_M Well-Known Member

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    Ric, Halloween is already in. You get another.
     
  3. Brook K

    Brook K Well-Known Member

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    Vickie, then there must be an imposter running around posing as me, I didn't third Animal House, Moulin Rouge, PTA, or EWS. I nominated EWS, the other 3 I would never vote for in this kind of tournament.

    I will 2nd Easy Rider
     
  4. Ric Bagoly

    Ric Bagoly Well-Known Member

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    Ok, I'll Third
    Aliens
     
  5. Walt Riarson

    Walt Riarson Well-Known Member

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    I'll nominate...
    The Game
    Assault on Precinct 13
    A Nightmare on Elm Street
    Predator
    Rocky
    Rocky 4
    Blazing Saddles
    In the Mouth of Madness
    Starman

    I'll second...
    Die Hard
    Night of the Living Dead
    Dawn of the Dead
    Young Frankenstein
    Unbreakable

    I'll third...
    Black Christmas
    Robocop
    A Fish Called Wanda
    Braveheart
    Rosemary's Baby

    I am saving my final 2 seconds and 2 thirds for a bit.
     
  6. Vickie_M

    Vickie_M Well-Known Member

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    I apologise Brook, I meant Matthew Chmiel. Not that you look alike or anything...
    [​IMG]
     
  7. Iain Jackson

    Iain Jackson Well-Known Member

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    I'll second The Game and third Die Hard.
     
  8. John Randolph

    John Randolph Well-Known Member

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    I'm surprised no one has seconded The Last Picture Show. No big deal though.
     
  9. Gabe D

    Gabe D Well-Known Member

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    I nominate:

    1. Army of Darkness
    2. A Christmas Story
    3. Eraserhead
    4. Heaven Can Wait
    5. The Jerk
    6. The Odd Couple
    7. One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
    8. Paradise Lost: The Child Murders at Robin Hood Hills
    9. Welcome to the Dollhouse

    I second:

    1. Chinatown
    2. The Graduate
    3. L.A. Confidential
    4. Midnight Cowboy
    5. Reservoir Dogs

    I third:

    1. The Big Lebowski
    2. Fargo
    3. Lawrence of Arabia
    4. Young Frankenstein
     
  10. Lew Crippen

    Lew Crippen Well-Known Member

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    Second:
    Heaven Can Wait
    Third:
    Chinatown
    The Graduate
     
  11. Justin_S

    Justin_S Well-Known Member

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    I second IN THE MOUTH OF MADNESS and ASSAULT ON PRECINCT 13. I would second ERASERHEAD and ARMY OF DARKNESS, but I'm out of seconds. [​IMG]
     
  12. Andrew_Sch

    Andrew_Sch Well-Known Member

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    Apparently this was missed the first time I said it, but Lawrence of Arabia is ineligible for this tourney.
     
  13. John Randolph

    John Randolph Well-Known Member

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    All updated [​IMG]
     
  14. Lowell_B

    Lowell_B Well-Known Member

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    I'll Nominate:

    Princess Mononoke
    Jackie Brown
    The Royal Tenenbaums
    Harry Potter & The Sorcerer's Stone
    You Can Count on Me
    Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
    Lock, Stock, and Two Smoking Barrels

    I'll second:

    Contact
    The Shawshank Redemption
    Donnie Darko
    Close Encounters of the Third Kind

    I'll third:

    Good Will Hunting
    Run Lola Run
    American Beauty


    That leaves me with 2 noms, 3 seconds, 4 thirds.

    Lowell
     
  15. Ryan Donovan

    Ryan Donovan Well-Known Member

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    I'll second:
    Toy Story
    The Untouchables
    Princess Mononoke
    Ferris Bueller's Day Off
    And third:
    The Conversation
    Donnie Darko
    Patton
    Star Wars
    Night of the Living Dead
    Close Encounters of the Third Kind
     
  16. ErikG

    ErikG Well-Known Member

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    I'll third:
    Assault on Precient 13
    The Dead Zone
    Full Metal Jacket.
    Say John, think you could hand out a few more 2nd's and 3rd's for those who have participated? [​IMG]
     
  17. John Randolph

    John Randolph Well-Known Member

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    I'll second One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest.
     
  18. John Randolph

    John Randolph Well-Known Member

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  19. Cary T

    Cary T Well-Known Member

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    Second:
    Blazing Saddles
    Third:
    Ferris Bueller's Day Off
    Princess Mononoke
     
  20. Ric Bagoly

    Ric Bagoly Well-Known Member

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    Please sir, I want
    MORE
     

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