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Posted: 10/5/2004 2:50:11 AM EDT
Give me some DVD must see movies before I die a lonely horrible death
Link Posted: 10/5/2004 3:01:13 AM EDT
I would give you a list of great movies but I'd rather just emphasize seeing this one:

www.imdb.com/title/tt0120070/

Savior

Plot Outline: A hardened mercenary in the Foreign Legion begins to find his own humanity when confronted with atrocities during the fighting in Bosnia.


(but if you've already seen it, then get Bravo Two Zero.)
Link Posted: 10/5/2004 3:06:14 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 10/5/2004 3:09:01 AM EDT by Gunslinger808]
Must see ARFCOM list, so you can understand some of our references:
Heat (what gun did..)
Blackhawk Down(what gun/configuration did..)
Star Wars Trioligy(it's a trap)
Tears of the Sun(is his aimpoint..)
Band of Brothers
Quigley Down Under
The Aliens series(nuke it from orbit)
Super Troopers(various quotes)

Hey, it's a start.



Link Posted: 10/5/2004 3:09:38 AM EDT
What are the references for Quigly Down Under?

Link Posted: 10/5/2004 3:11:52 AM EDT
Recent must see movies:

Man On Fire

The Punisher

Badder Santa

The Alamo

The Last Samurai

The Hunted

Link Posted: 10/5/2004 3:13:15 AM EDT
The Boondock Saints.

Then you will learn why you need a rope.
Link Posted: 10/5/2004 3:15:09 AM EDT

Originally Posted By Sin_Bin:
What are the references for Quigly Down Under?



No direct quotes, just a cool movie that helped Rosie go ballistic on Tom Sellick.
Any movie where the star is a old Sharps rifle is a "must see".
Link Posted: 10/5/2004 3:15:57 AM EDT

Originally Posted By Sin_Bin:
I would give you a list of great movies but I'd rather just emphasize seeing this one:

www.imdb.com/title/tt0120070/

Savior

Plot Outline: A hardened mercenary in the Foreign Legion begins to find his own humanity when confronted with atrocities during the fighting in Bosnia.


(but if you've already seen it, then get Bravo Two Zero.)



I saw that movie years ago, and loved it. Valmet-armed mercenary sniper. That's a guaranteed good movie right there.

Link Posted: 10/5/2004 4:01:28 AM EDT
Way of the Gun
We were soldiers
Red dawn
Army of Darkness
Spartan
Enemy at the gates
AIRPLANE!
Link Posted: 10/5/2004 7:20:34 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 10/5/2004 7:21:16 AM EDT by zombievt]
Dawn of the Dead.



o.k. anything with zombies will do...
Link Posted: 10/5/2004 7:24:02 AM EDT

Originally Posted By sixgunsblazing:
Way of the Gun
We were soldiers
Red Dawn
Army of Darkness
Spartan
Enemy at the gates
AIRPLANE!



Fixed it
Link Posted: 10/5/2004 7:28:28 AM EDT
Just watched 28 Days Later this past weekend; it was pretty scary.

Also watched We Were Soldiers and enjoyed it. The parts where the wives were notified of their husbands' deaths were really moving.

I bought both several months ago and just got around to watching them.
Link Posted: 10/5/2004 7:29:14 AM EDT
Heartbreak Ridge
Link Posted: 10/5/2004 7:32:37 AM EDT
Link Posted: 10/5/2004 7:33:55 AM EDT
Blade Runner

The Mission

Gunga Din (coming out on DVD soon)
Link Posted: 10/5/2004 7:37:26 AM EDT
Terminator 2 and Predator 1
Link Posted: 10/5/2004 7:37:30 AM EDT
Just saw Outside Providence thats a funny one
Link Posted: 10/5/2004 7:40:57 AM EDT

Originally Posted By Gunslinger808:
No direct quotes, just a cool movie that helped Rosie go ballistic on Tom Sellick.
Any movie where the star is a old Sharps rifle is a "must see".


Any movie that pisses off Rosie & Crew is worth seeing......
Link Posted: 10/5/2004 7:41:21 AM EDT
Full Metal Jacket

Platoon

The Green Berets

Sgt York

The Longest Day
Link Posted: 10/5/2004 7:47:31 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 10/5/2004 7:49:01 AM EDT by PONY_DRIVER]

Originally Posted By Gunslinger808:

Originally Posted By Sin_Bin:
What are the references for Quigly Down Under?



No direct quotes, just a cool movie that helped Rosie go ballistic on Tom Sellick.
Any movie where the star is a old Sharps rifle is a "must see".






Major Ashley-Pitt: “In our experience, Americans are uncouth misfits, who've been run out of their own barbaric country.”
Quigley: “We already run the misfits out of our country. We sent 'em back to England.”


“Lady, you are about a half-a-bubble off of plumb, and that's for sure and for certain.”

“God created all men, they say Sam Colt made 'em equal.”



AND THE BEST ONE OF ALL <drum roll>.....................


“Said I never had much use for one. Never said I didn't know how to use it.”
Link Posted: 10/5/2004 7:50:00 AM EDT
Platoon
SPR
The Longest Day
Patton
Guns of Navarone
Jose Wales
BHD
Link Posted: 10/5/2004 7:50:02 AM EDT

Originally Posted By brouhaha:

Originally Posted By Bailey:
Also watched We Were Soldiers and enjoyed it. The parts where the wives were notified of their husbands' deaths were really moving.



I cried like a schoolgirl during that scene.


+1
Link Posted: 10/5/2004 7:51:27 AM EDT
Office Space............"I believe you have my stapler".........
Link Posted: 10/5/2004 7:52:00 AM EDT
Pulp Fiction
Link Posted: 10/5/2004 7:52:06 AM EDT
Quigley rules.....

"Only my Roy could hit a coyote from that distance."
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