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  • The Great Muppet Caper The Great Muppet Caper
  • Labyrinth Labyrinth
  • Short Circuit Short Circuit
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First real films to watch with the kids

10 films 2 16

I welcome suggestions in the comments for this list. This could be important.

  • Skyfall Skyfall
  • American Reunion American Reunion
  • Indie Game: The Movie Indie Game: The Movie

Best of 2012

3 films

  • The Godfather: Part II The Godfather: Part II
  • Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace
  • Batman Begins Batman Begins
  • Casino Royale Casino Royale
  • Hannibal Rising Hannibal Rising

Origins

13 films 7 27

Franchises that go back and tell the story's origins. Suggestions please.

  • Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure
  • Groundhog Day Groundhog Day
  • Back to the Future Part II Back to the Future Part II
  • Memento Memento
  • The Terminator The Terminator

It's about time

6 films 1 30

Films that do something interesting with time-travel or thereabouts. I expected to find more than three films, but I don't…

  • WarGames WarGames
  • Top Gun Top Gun
  • The Spy Who Came in from the Cold The Spy Who Came in from the Cold
  • Sneakers Sneakers
  • GoldenEye GoldenEye

Cold cold war

10 films 2 9

If anyone ever says nothing good came out of the cold war, you tell that commie where to stick it.…

  • A Hard Day's Night A Hard Day's Night
  • Spice World Spice World
  • Head Head
  • Tommy Tommy
  • Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny

Band together

8 films 1 26

The ultimate up-size indulgence when a band makes a movie.

One film per group unless there's a compelling reason to…

  • Out for Justice Out for Justice
  • Under Siege Under Siege
  • Above the Law Above the Law
  • Exit Wounds Exit Wounds
  • Machete Machete

Sweet Seagal

8 films 7 7

Look out world, especially you bad guys, there's an old cop / CIA agent in town and he'll cook you…

  • A Hard Day's Night A Hard Day's Night
  • Help! Help!
  • Magical Mystery Tour Magical Mystery Tour
  • Yellow Submarine Yellow Submarine
  • Let it Be Let it Be

Beatles

5 films 3

Not since the Spice Girls made Spice World has a pop group made such films.

  • Star Trek: The Motion Picture Star Trek: The Motion Picture
  • Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan
  • Star Trek III: The Search for Spock Star Trek III: The Search for Spock
  • Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home
  • Star Trek V: The Final Frontier Star Trek V: The Final Frontier

Star Trekking across the universe

11 films 3 6

A helpful list so you can check the buggers off.

  • Toy Story 2 Toy Story 2
  • Helvetica Helvetica
  • Bobby Fischer Against the World Bobby Fischer Against the World
  • The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters
  • First Descent First Descent
  • Dogtown and Z-Boys Dogtown and Z-Boys
  • King Solomon's Mines King Solomon's Mines
  • Enemy Mine Enemy Mine
  • Pulp Fiction Pulp Fiction
  • Real Genius Real Genius
  • Cocoon Cocoon