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#1 of 118 OFFLINE   Ronald Epstein

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Posted July 30 2002 - 06:53 AM

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#2 of 118 OFFLINE   Wes C

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Posted July 30 2002 - 07:05 AM

Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo - There are so many lines in this movie that I cant help but laugh at!! And it was only 10 dollars!

Cannonball Run I and II - I dont even like these two movies, but I love fast cars.

#3 of 118 OFFLINE   Tony_Faville

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Posted July 30 2002 - 07:19 AM

A new guilty pleasure: Kung Pow Enter the Fist

So bad, it was funny.

#4 of 118 OFFLINE   BillBobs

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Posted July 30 2002 - 07:26 AM

Notting Hill - my girlfriend made me get it!

I don't feel guilty or embarassed over any of the movies that I like.

#5 of 118 OFFLINE   Walter Smailus

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Posted July 30 2002 - 07:34 AM

Caveman. The story was lame, the dialog was non-existant and the effects were nothing special but they managed to make it one of my favorite movies. Posted Image

#6 of 118 OFFLINE   Jack Briggs

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Posted July 30 2002 - 07:37 AM

* The Car--a completely stupid 1977 schlocker about a black, demon-possessed Lincoln Continental that terrorizes a small desert Southwestern town, and which can only be defeated by Sheriff James Brolin delivering an Oscar-worthy performance. Hey, it's a 16:9-encoded disc. The movie is goofy fun.

* Reefer Madness--who can't enjoy this late-1930s laugh riot? What a high!

#7 of 118 OFFLINE   Sarah S

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Posted July 30 2002 - 07:44 AM

Bloodsucking Pharoes From Pittsburg...even the director wanted his namee off this film....but I find it so amusing and over-the-top. From the begiining scene where the killer is hauling a generator in a red wagon to power the lawn equipment he uses to dismember people to the cops wife who can NOT stop smoking...priceless fun for me.
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#8 of 118 OFFLINE   Tom Rags

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Posted July 30 2002 - 07:47 AM

Billy Madison -- In collection that contains Braveheart, the Godfather trilogy, Casablanca and other classics, how is this possibly my most watched DVD? :b

#9 of 118 OFFLINE   AllanN

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Posted July 30 2002 - 07:48 AM

Bring It On
“Aquaba is over there, it’s only a matter of going.” –Lawrence "I am not now, nor have I ever been a psychologist" -Mumford
"...you can't control who gets hit or who doesn't, who falls our of a chopper or why. It ain't up to you. Its just war." -Hoot
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#10 of 118 OFFLINE   SteveGon

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Posted July 30 2002 - 07:58 AM

Wild Side - For the love scene between Joan Chen and Anne Heche. Posted Image Hey, you asked! Unfortunately, we'll probably never see an authorized release of the apparently much-better director's cut.

Independence Day - Good ol' cheesy sci-fi fun.

The Mummy (1999) - Good ol' cheesy horror fun.

That's about it.

#11 of 118 OFFLINE   MichaelAW

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Posted July 30 2002 - 08:03 AM

Point of No Return - it's not the best movie ever made, but damn, Bridget Fonda was hot in it.
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#12 of 118 OFFLINE   Peter Apruzzese

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Posted July 30 2002 - 08:06 AM

MGM's SOUL CINEMA collection proudly, but guiltily, resides in my library. This includes "blaxploitation" classics such as COFFY, FOXY BROWN, TRUCK TURNER, BLACK CAESAR and SLAUGHTER. The majority of the transfers are very good (most are 16x9 enhanced) and some even include Director/Producer commentary. You can't go wrong with Pam Grier, Fred Williamson, Jim Brown and Isaac Hayes on your shelf - they're a bunch of bad muthas...
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#13 of 118 OFFLINE   Matthew Chmiel

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Posted July 30 2002 - 08:06 AM

Shriek If You Know What I Did Last Friday the 13th - The film was so bad that it never went to theaters and ended up going straight to television, but I thought it was pretty funny (and much funnier than the first Scary Movie.

#14 of 118 OFFLINE   Matt Krapf

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Posted July 30 2002 - 08:20 AM

Amazon Women on the Moon - 'nuff said about that.

Sgt Kabukiman, NYPD - One the most "mainstream" Troma discs.
Cannibal: The Musical - A not-so-mainstream Troma disc.
...though nowhere near as bad as Killer Condom
Bloodsucking Freaks - Possibly the worst Troma film I've ever seen.
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#15 of 118 OFFLINE   Todd Phillips

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Posted July 30 2002 - 08:23 AM

The Black Hole
"Safe? Who knows what's safe? I know a man who dropped dead from lookin' at his wife. My own grandmother fought the indians for sixty years, then choked to death on lemon pie."

#16 of 118 OFFLINE   Jason Harbaugh

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Posted July 30 2002 - 08:35 AM

Independence Day You can't help but like a movie that has a continuous rumble through nearly the entire film.

#17 of 118 OFFLINE   Kenneth Cummings

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Posted July 30 2002 - 08:38 AM

G.I. Joe the Movie When a cartoon has a movie, it usually crap, and while the story has some many holes in it, you could make a dozen mice happy, but the fun factor is high. The final twenty minutes are very fun to watch.

Starship Troopers As with G.I.Joe the movie, it has a rather thin plot, but is full of action and is best watch when your brain is in the mood for mindless killing.

Great Mouse Detective Just have a great love for this Disney movie that came out when I was a kid. Who can't love Vincent Price as a rat crime lord?
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#18 of 118 OFFLINE   Jenna

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Posted July 30 2002 - 08:49 AM

Oh God! I'm embarrassed to admit this...but,(ugh)...I have two such awful, inane, poorly-acted movies that I have to watch them when everyone else is gone!

Xanadu and Perfect

I realize that the acting AND the choreography is sooooo pitiful in both of these...yet I just can't tear myself away. It's like watching an accident, ya know?

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#19 of 118 OFFLINE   Jenna

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Posted July 30 2002 - 08:54 AM


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#20 of 118 OFFLINE   Chris Brunner

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Posted July 30 2002 - 09:43 AM

I'm afraid that Dumb & Dumber gets played more often than most DVDs at my house. Anyone who comes over and tells me they HAVEN'T seen it, gets a screening on the spot. It's even MORE fun with someone else. (at least for ME)

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