Beren (beren_writes) wrote,

Film meme

Forgot to add - gakked from corsiva
1. Pick one dozen movies that are ones that you have special feelings about.
2. Pick a few lines of dialogue that mean something to you.
3. As people guess the film, strike out that entry.
4. If possible, after the film is guessed, explain why that movie made the list.

1. "He's saved my life twice and I've never even seen his face."mirsiri
2. "Death by Stereo!"mirsiri
3. "Why, you stuck up, half-witted, scruffy-looking nerf-herder."
 "Who's scruffy-looking?"lillian78
4. "Father... father, the sleeper has awakened!"skyelight2x1
5. "In every job that must be done, there is an element of fun. You find the fun and - SNAP - the job's a game."somnia_lustre
6. "You know how you said before, how your parents use you to get back at each other? Wouldn't I be outstanding in that capacity?"mirsiri
7. "How do you explain school to a higher intelligence?"midnightangel70
8. "It's the dress. You'll have to put on another one before you meet the children."
 "But I don't have another one. When we entered the abbey our worldly clothes were given to the poor."
 "What about this one?"
 "The poor didn't want this one."mirsiri
9."Why are you wearing glasses?"
 "Uhh... Reading."
 "Reading? I didn't know you could read."bartinigirl03
10. "We're very unhappy."
 "What did you expect? You're dead."lillian78
11. "My mommy always said there were no monsters - no real ones - but there are."
 "Yes there are, aren't there?"lillian78
12. "Shame on all of you! Tormenting him who is the saddest and kindest of all."
 "Kind? If I could send his soul to everlasting, burning hell I would!"shikishi

1. Spider-man - I haven't gone this loopy on a movie in ages. I loved Tobey as Spidey and I really liked how they adapted the comic-verse.
2. The Lost Boys - I have a fondness for vampire movies; I collect them, from the high budget ones to the really cheap tacky ones, and this was the movie that started it all. I went to see this in the cinema, and ever since I have been a vampire lover :).
3. The Empire Strikes Back - my parents took me to see this in the cinema when I was 7, never having seen Star Wars or knowing anything about it. I was scarred for life by Han ending up in the carbonite :).
4. Dune - It's a strange movie (the TV cut with scenes put back in is the best), but I love it for its oddness and its fantastic Sci-Fi element.
5. Marry Poppins - this film haunts me from my childhood so it had to go in :).
6. The Breakfast Club - I am a brat packer, give me Judd Nelson, Mathew Brodderick, Molly Ringwald and all of them. I can watch most of those movies over and over again, and I chose the BC above all others simply because I sat and watched it at my in-laws on Christmas and they all looked at me like I was crazy, which has to earn points :).
7. ET - one of my all time favourite movies; I cry every time.
8. The Sound of Music - okay I'm a dweeb :). It's such a wonderful feel good film, and it reminds me of Christmas because they show it every year.
9. The Chamber of Secrets - well I had to have one Harry Potter in there didn't I, and it had to be a Draco quote :).
10.Beetlejuice - It's just such a nutty film, and I do love Winnona Ryder doing the teenage thing ::g::
11.Aliens - IMHO the best of the Alien films. It scared me when I first saw it, but excited me as well and there's some fine looking chaps in it too.
12. Dracula (1979) - if my sister hadn't had the screaming heebeegeebees when Dracula crawls down the wall to the window, this would have been the first vampire movie that hooked me on them :). As it is, I still love it.

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