Movies & Me

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“Movies take us to places we’ve never been and inside the skin of people quite different from ourselves. They offer us a window onto the wider world, broadening our perspective and opening our eyes to new wonders.”
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🎥 Movies for me are an escape from the real world, they can be inspiring, heighten your outlook and/ or makes you feel and think…
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# I was recently asked what my Top 10 Movies would be….I got it to 11 😊
  1. Gorilla’s in the Mist (1988)
  2. Cry Freedom (1987)
  3. Boy in Striped Pyjamas (2008)
  4. To Sir with Love (1967)
  5. The Notebook (2004)
  6. The Green Mile (1999)
  7. The Blind Side (2009)
  8. The Butler (2014)
  9. Charlie & The Chocolate Factory (1960 & 2000)
  10. Lord of the Rings (2001, 2002, 2003)
  11. Waking Ned Devine (1998)

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# Some other favourites from over the years are:
  1. Top Hat (1935)
  2. Shall We Dance (1937)
  3. The Wizard of Oz (1939)
  4. Casablanca (1942)
  5. It’s a Wonderful Life (1947)
  6. Singing in the rain (1952)
  7. Roman Holiday (1953)
  8. Rear Window (1954)
  9. North by Northwest (1954)
  10. Sabrina (1957 & 1995)
  11. Funny face (1957)
  12. Vertigo (1958)
  13. King Creole (1958)
  14. Some like it Hot (1959)
  15. The Apartment (1960)
  16. Breakfast at Tiffany’s (1961)
  17. My Fair Lady (1962)
  18. Summer Holiday (1962)
  19. Mary Poppins (1964)
  20. Sound of music (1965)
  21. A Patch of Blue (1965)
  22. Guess who’s coming to dinner (1967)
  23. The Graduate (1967)
  24. Barbarella (1968)
  25. The Exorcist (1973)
  26. Monty Python & The Holy Grail (1975)
  27. Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975)
  28. Picnic at Hanging Rock (1975)
  29. One Flew over the Cuckoo’s Nest (1975)
  30. Taxi Driver (1976)
  31. Annie Hall (1977)
  32. Cheech & Chong Up in Smoke (1978)
  33. Life of Brian (1979)
  34. Mad Max (1979)
  35. Kramer vs Kramer (1979)
  36. Private Benjamin (1980)
  37. Gallipoli (1981)
  38. Arthur (1981 & 2011)
  39. On Golden Pond (1982)
  40. The Never-ending Story (1984)
  41. Out of Africa (1985)
  42. Mask (1985)
  43. Beetlejuice (1988)
  44. Rain man (1988)
  45. Die Hard – All (1988, 1990, 1995, 2007, 2013)
  46. Beaches (1988)
  47. Steel Magnolias (1989)
  48. When Harry meets Sally (1989)
  49. Dead Poets Society (1989)
  50. Turner & Hooch (1989)
  51. Catch me if you can (1989)
  52. Bankok Hilton (1989)
  53. Fried Green Tomatoes (1991)
  54. Strictly Ballroom (1992)
  55. Scent of a Woman (1992)
  56. Power of One (1992)
  57. Sister Act – All (1992, 1993)
  58. Philadelphia (1993)
  59. Schindler’s List (1993)
  60. Mrs. Doubtfire (1993)
  61. Sleepless in Seattle (1993)
  62. Benny & Joon (1993)
  63. What’s Eating Gilbert Grape? (1994)
  64. The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the dessert (1994)
  65. Pulp Fiction (1994)
  66. Speed (1994)
  67. Lion King (1994)
  68. Forrest Gump (1994)
  69. The Shawshank Redemption (1994)
  70. Muriel’s Wedding (1995)
  71. Whilst you were Sleeping (1995)
  72. Boys on the Side (1995)
  73. Circle of Friends (1995)
  74. The Net ( 1995)
  75. Sense & Sensibility (1995)
  76. Pride & Prejudice (1995 & 2005)
  77. Emma (1996)
  78. The First Wives Club (1996)
  79. The English Patient (1996)
  80. Romeo & Juliet (1996)
  81. Titanic (1997)
  82. Oscar & Lucinda (1997)
  83. Austen Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997)
  84. Meet Joe Black (1998)
  85. Sliding Doors (1998)
  86. Shakespear in Love (1998)
  87. Good Will Hunting (1998)
  88. The Wedding Singer (1998)
  89. Saving Private Ryan (1998)
  90. You’ve Got Mail (1998)
  91. Music of the Heart (1999)
  92. Notting Hill (1999)
  93. The Sixth Sense (1999)
  94. The Bone Collector (1999)
  95. The Matrix – All (1999, 2003)
  96. X-Men – All (2000, 2003, 2006, 2009, 2011, 2013)
  97. Proof of Life (2000)
  98. Remember the Titans (2000)
  99. Autumn in New York (2000)
  100. Chocolat (2000)
  101. Thelma & Louise (1991)
  102. Amelie (2001)
  103. Moulin Rouge (2001)
  104. Shallow Hal (2001)
  105. The Others (2001)
  106. Bridget Jones Diary – All (2001, 2004)
  107. Phone Booth (2002)
  108. A Beautiful Mind (2002)
  109. John Q (2002)
  110. Monster (2003)
  111. Under the Tuscan Sun (2003)
  112. Out of Time (2003)
  113. School of Rock (2003)
  114. The Manchurian Candidate (2004)
  115. 50 First Dates (2004)
  116. The Terminal (2004)
  117. Finding Neverland (2004)
  118. Man on Fire (2004)
  119. Troy (2004)
  120. Memiors of a Geisha (2005)
  121. The Interpreter (2005)
  122. Elizabeth Town (2005)
  123. Just like Heaven (2005)
  124. Miss Potter (2006)
  125. The Lake House (2006)
  126. Eight Below (2006)
  127. Deja Vu (2006)
  128. Tristan & Isolde (2006)
  129. The Da Vinci Code ( 2006)
  130. P.S. I Love You (2007)
  131. I am Legend (2007)
  132. The Dark Knight (2008)
  133. Little Ashes (2008)
  134. Mamma Mia (2008)
  135. Twilight Series – All (2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 & 2012)
  136. Angels & Demons (2009)
  137. Taken (2009)
  138. Avatar (2009)
  139. Sherlock Holmes (2009 & 2011)
  140. Remember Me (2010)
  141. Eat, Pray, Love (2010)
  142. Inception (2010)
  143. Warrior (2011)
  144. Red Dog (2011)
  145. One Day (2011)
  146. The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011)
  147. The Help (2011)
  148. Water for Elephants (2011)
  149. War Horse (2011)
  150. The Vow (2012)
  151. Cosmopolis (2012)
  152. Looper (2012)
  153. The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)
  154. The Sapphires (2012)
  155. The Butler (2013)
  156. 12 Years a Slave (2013)
  157. Star Wars – All (1977, 1980, 1983, 1999, 2002, 2005, 2008 & 2015)
  158. Harry Potter – All (2001, 2002, 2004, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2010 & 2011)
  159. Pirates of the Caribbean – All (2003, 2006, 2007, 2011 & 2015)
  160. James Bond Movies – (1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1967, 1971, 1973, 1974, 1977, 1979, 1981, 1983, 1995, 2006, 2008, 2012)

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