Great Guy Flicks (to show off HT)

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  1. BrandonR

    BrandonR Stunt Coordinator

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    I just got my DEnon 3803 all set-up and I am looking for several movies that will really show me what it's capable of. Any suggestions. Looking for loud in your face explosions, crashes, bullets whizzing ect.

    Favorites anyone?

    Brandon
     
  2. Dome Vongvises

    Dome Vongvises Lead Actor

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    The following are great guy movies:

    Braveheart
    Rocky I-IV
    The Rock
    Predator
    Tombstone


    I'll think of some other stuff
     
  3. Matt Butler

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    Die Hard 2 Disc Se will blow you away.
    Some of the Bond flicks are good
    Gladiator
    Lethal Weapon series

    If youre also looking for other types of guy flicks

    Swingers
    Beautiful Girls
    High Fidelity

    Dome also has a good list going as well.
     
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    Con Air
    Scarface
    Armageddon
    The Italian Job
    XXX
    The Terminator
    The Edge
    L.A. Confidential
    The Untouchables
     
  5. Tom Meyer

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    If you can sit throught 3+ hours, Das Boot is one of the best 5.1 workout disks anywhere.
     
  6. Stephen_J_H

    Stephen_J_H All Things Film Junkie

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    The Fifth Element, either SuperBit or non. For a disc from 1997, the original still kicks major butt for a Dolby Digital track.
     
  7. Artur Meinild

    Artur Meinild Screenwriter

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    Independence Day
    Jurassic Park
    Star Wars I and II are great showcases in CGI and sound editing
    The Crow SE has an amazing soundtrack
    U-571 was revered as the ultimate DTS demo - it kicks butt!
     
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    Steve_Ch Supporting Actor

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    >>Jurassic Park
     
  9. StephenC

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    Bad Boys II
     
  10. Dennis Heller

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    Black Hawk Down
     
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    1. Saving Private Ryan
    2. Bad Boys II
    3. T-3
    4. Tombstone
    5. Heat
    6. Driven
    7. The Matrix Reloaded
    8. Die Hard
    9. Band of Brothers
    10. 2 Fast 2 Furious
     
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    Many good ones up there..... [​IMG]
     
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    Fight Club -- The ultimate "guy flick".
     
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    U-571
    Fellowship of the Ring
    Terminator 2 and 3
    Saving Private Ryan
     
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    The cabin gunfight in Air Force One is a great one for bullets whizzing past your head.
     
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    Die Hard With A Vengeance
    Saving Private Ryan (DTS)
    Terminator 3 - Rise Of The Machines (DTS)
     
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    Open Range - best western gun fight
    Toy Story 2 - the intro
    Pitch Black - good sound and action
    Island Fever - do mean that kind of guy flick? [​IMG]
     
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    The Road Warrior
    The Good The Bad The Ugly
    Heat
    Saving Private Ryan
    The Terminator Trilogy
     

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