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Slurm Guy

Starship Captain
« on: 12-27-2003 20:52 »

What movie have you seen more times than any other movie? How many times have you seen it? Were you forced to watch it that many times? Do you know almost, if not every, line in the movie?
I've seen the Star Wars Trilogy 23 times that I can recall. It never loses its magic.

Bending Unit
« Reply #1 on: 12-27-2003 21:52 »

i must have watched shawshank redemption at least 20 times in the past few months alone. they kept playing it over and over again on AMC , TBS, and TNT. i have seen first blood and death race 2000 so many times i've lost count. and an ex- girlfriend of mine forced me to watch that gilbert grape movie quite a few times. it wasn't hilariously funny...but it was haha funny as far as comedies go.
Pikka Bird

Space Pope
« Reply #2 on: 12-27-2003 21:58 »

ID4. 100,000,000 times. I liked it although it's more than a bit too all-American for my current taste. But it has good action and I still enjoy it . I could say EVERY line along with the movie (but I stopped doing that after the first lynching)
Now it's SW calssic and LOTR. Lost count at twelve, but it's at least double.

Liquid Emperor
« Reply #3 on: 12-27-2003 21:59 »

Independence Day....I just hired it out again and watched it twice....I used to own it and watched it over and over....Saw it at the cinema twice as well....
I just like the first half hour or so when the alien ships arrive on Earth.... evil laugh

I could run through it line for line in my head I reckon....checkmate  big grin

Also I've seen "Friday" a shitload of times and the same goes...."Break yo' self fool....!!"

Let me break....let me break you down....for your sake....I will break you down...."[/small]

Helpy McHelphelp
DOOP Secretary
« Reply #4 on: 12-27-2003 22:16 »
« Last Edit on: 12-27-2003 22:16 »

People actually watch ID4 more than once? Voluntarily?

Anyway, I must've seen "Spaceballs" about a million times by now. Wore one VCR-casette down, now I have it on a shiny DVD. I can quote entire scenes from the movie.

I know a guy who's so completely lost in "Bodyguard" (yes, that "Bodyguard" with Whitney Huoston and Kevin Costner) he's worn down three videotapes from watching it. It's anybody's guess how long tape #4 will last.

Urban Legend
« Reply #5 on: 12-27-2003 22:33 »
« Last Edit on: 12-27-2003 22:33 »

Hmm, I dont watch many movies, but I watch Best In Show the most of my movies- about 10 times i've seen it, but I can't rehearse it.
Mr. Potter

« Reply #6 on: 12-27-2003 22:45 »

The Fellowship of the Ring. I have seen it like 25 times.

Urban Legend
« Reply #7 on: 12-27-2003 22:47 »

I've watched "The Empire Strikes Back" like 40 times. I've watched "South Park: Bigger, Longer, Uncut" quite a few times too.

Urban Legend
« Reply #8 on: 12-27-2003 23:31 »

Originally posted by Teral:
Anyway, I must've seen "Spaceballs" about a million times by now. Wore one VCR-casette down, now I have it on a shiny DVD. I can quote entire scenes from the movie.

You're not a real fan if you can't quote the entire movie. Like me and me best friend with "Monty Python and the Holy Grail". Get the two of us together and we'll act out the whole film for you.  wink I've watched "Zoolander" and "Raising Arizona" a bazillion times each too, and can quote lots of stuff from both.

"You think you're too cool for school. But I've got a newsflash for you, Walter Cronkite: you aren't."

"These blow up into funny shapes at all?"
"No, unless round is funny."


Action Jacktion

« Reply #9 on: 12-28-2003 00:20 »

I've probably seen the original Star Wars movies more times than anything else, but other movies I've seen lots of times include the Indiana Jones movies, The Princess Bride, Monty Python and the Holy Grail, some of the Star Trek movies, Dr. Strangelove, and Army of Darkness.

Urban Legend
« Reply #10 on: 12-28-2003 09:38 »
« Last Edit on: 12-28-2003 09:38 »

I think now I'm into my 10th viewing of The Breakfast Club. It just gets better and better everytime. It's got to the point now where I can quote it   smile Same thing goes for Ferris Bueller's Day Off and Back To The Future. I've also watched The Matrix quite a lot too. I've watched The Little Mermaid a lot too, and I think I watched Robin Hood 7 times in a row once.

Space Pope
« Reply #11 on: 12-28-2003 10:30 »

Not films for me, but there are documentary tapes I have which I used to be able to quote from start to finish flawlessly. Indeed my brother and friends used to test me by putting the sound off, letting me quote (with sound effects), then rewinding and checking if I was correct. The film I've sen most often is a tie between Evolution and Home Alone which I've seen 5 or 6 times each.

DOOP Secretary
« Reply #12 on: 12-28-2003 11:42 »

I don't keep a record of how often I've watched films, South Park must be one of watched rather a lot as it is nice and short  tongue
Bobby King

Liquid Emperor
« Reply #13 on: 12-28-2003 16:08 »
« Last Edit on: 12-28-2003 16:08 »

I remember when I was working with 3D movies and saw Toy Story every day in a half year

DOOP Secretary
« Reply #14 on: 12-28-2003 16:17 »

I'm one of those people who can do multiple viewings of stuff I like, and still enjoy it like the first time I saw it.

There's so much stuff I love to watch over and over.  Too much to name, really.

DOOP Secretary
« Reply #15 on: 12-28-2003 18:08 »

I must've seen South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut at least 20 times now, and I have the soundtrack too so I also listen to all the songs on a regular basis.  smile

DOOP Ubersecretary
« Reply #16 on: 12-28-2003 18:14 »

Anything I want to watch more than once I have, or want to have, on DVD!

« Reply #17 on: 12-28-2003 18:33 »

Jeez, this one I'm ashamed of. I've seen "Fire Down Below" about a thousand times. My father loves it! I can't stand Sagal movies.

Movies I did like, I've seen Tron hundreds of times and its a tie with Titan AE.

The official CARLITO of PEEL
Spice Weasel

Liquid Emperor
« Reply #18 on: 12-28-2003 19:08 »

I don't usually watch movies ad infinitum, even the ones I really like.  Movies I have seen more than my fair share are:

The Blues Brothers
Raiders Of The lost Ark
Star Wars episode IV
A Mighty Wind
Best In Show
Up In Smoke
Monty Python and the Holy Grail

Bending Unit
« Reply #19 on: 12-28-2003 20:02 »
« Last Edit on: 01-06-2004 00:00 »

I love movies. I really do love them. Almost as much as breathing. Here's my list of memorable movies that I happen to remember.

More times that I can remember...
_____________________________ _____________________
Alien Quadrilogy. (Know all of the 2nd by heart)
Jay And Silent Bob Strike Back.
The Untouchables.
The Goodfellas.
Starship Troopers.
Full Metal Jacket.
The Star Wars Trilogy & Prequels.
South Park Bigger Longer And Uncut (SP:To Hell And Back)
Independence Day.
American History X.
The Indiana Jones Trilogy.
Don't Be A Menace To South Central While You Are Drinking Your Juice In The Hood.(Title's TOO FUCKING LONG.)
The Back To The Future Trilogy.
Blast From The Past.
The Believer.
In The Army Now.
Deuce Biggalo:Male Jiggalo.
Caddy Shack.
Pulp Fiction.
The Lord Of The Rings Trilogy.(Haven't Seen ROTK yet.)
The Mask.
Casper 2:A Spirited Begining...(DON'T ASK)
The Fifth Element.
The Evil Dead Trilogy.
Gremlins. (1&2)
The Waterboy.
Taxi Driver.
Little Nicky.
Bad Boys & Bad Boys 2.
Ferris Buellers Day Off.
Super Mario Brothers.
The Beverly Hills Cop Trilogy.
The Princess Bride.
10 Things I Hate About You.
Ememy At The Gates.
The Deer Hunter.
The Shawshank Redemption.
The Green Mile.
Minority Report.
Saving Private Ryan.
True Lies.
The Die Hard Trilogy.
The American Pie Trilogy (The Third One Blew & I Only Saw It Once.)
Citizen Kane.
Catch Me If You Can.
The Rock.
From Dusk Till Dawn.
Chaplin (The Biographical Motion Picture).
Robin Hood:Men In Tights.
Black Hawk Down.
Escape From L.A.-&-N.Y.
Resevior Dogs.
Bevis And Butthead Do America.
Total Recall.
Monsters Inc.
Blue Streak.
John Carpenter's:Ghosts From Mars.
The Running Man.
The Terminator Trilogy.
Mo` Money.
Exit Wounds.
Pitch Black.
Ice Age.
Big Trouble In Little China.
National Lampoons Van Wilder.
There's Something About Mary.
Predator (1&2)
Proof Of Life.
Gone In 60 Seconds.
Jackie Brown.
The Godfather Trilogy.
The Principle.
The Siege.
Patch Adams.
Joy Ride.
The Thing.
Rush Hour.  (The Sequel Bored Me.)
8 Crazy Nights.
Say It Isn't So.
Oceans Eleven. (I've Only Watched The Original Once.)
Heartbreak Ridge.
The Jurassic Park Trilogy.
Howard The Duck.
Mr. Destiny.
Not Another Teen Movie.
Shallow Hal.
Lethal Weapon Quadrilogy.
Toy Story. (I Didn't Care For The Sequel.)
Resident Evil.
The Mummy.
Trojan War.
Murder In The First.
Fast Times At Ridgemont High.
The Robocop Trilogy.
The ORIGINAL Matrix.

I've Seen All Of These Movies At Least A 1/2 A Dozen Or More Times Unless Listed As So

If I remember anymore I'll be sure to edit this.
Slurm Guy

Starship Captain
« Reply #20 on: 12-28-2003 20:45 »

I believe that Kill Bill should be on that list too, Don. And I do believe that you have way too much time on your hands.

Bending Unit
« Reply #21 on: 12-28-2003 21:49 »
« Last Edit on: 12-29-2003 00:00 »

I'm trying to get a fucking job.REALLY REALLY trying.I'm sorry about that I'm just kinda sensitive on that issue;my parents REALLY do hate me which I couldn't give a shit less about but in that hate they refuse to let me get my goddamned license and around here I can't exactly walk any-fucking place.

Back on-topic.

And that isn't half the list it should be, and I've only seen Kill Bill 4 times. DAMN IT! 4 times. (So far...untill my beloved treasure; The Kill Bill Vol.1 dvd comes out.) 

Urban Legend
« Reply #22 on: 12-29-2003 07:39 »

Let's see. I have seen a few flms quite a few times but there are some that i have watched far more than others.

Transformers the movie (I've watched it since I was very young and still enjoy it today)
Tenchi Forever (Best of the series in my opinion)
Star Wars orginal Trilogy
Indiana Jones
The Nightmare before Chirstmas

These would be the ones that spring to mind but there are a few I will watch more when I get them (Spirited Away for example)

Starship Captain
« Reply #23 on: 12-30-2003 04:01 »

Willard 1971 version
Dead Ringers
Lord of the Flies Original version

All seen more than a dozen times or so.

Urban Legend
« Reply #24 on: 12-30-2003 04:53 »

Originally posted by TheLastGreatDon:
Don't Be A Menace To South Central While You Are Drinking Your Juice In The Hood.(Title's TOO FUCKING LONG.)

Most people I know just call it "Don't Be A Menace...", that's short enough to be workable.
David A

Space Pope
« Reply #25 on: 12-30-2003 05:21 »

Originally posted by wu_konguk:
Tenchi Forever (Best of the series in my opinion)

Pffft.  Manatsu no Eve owns you, and you know it.

Nah, I'm just kidding.   tongue  All three of them are good.

Speak softly. Drive a Sherman tank.

Starship Captain
« Reply #26 on: 12-30-2003 05:26 »

The most i watched a film at the cinema was pirates of the carribbean which i saw 6 times

« Reply #27 on: 12-30-2003 09:17 »

Most of the stuff TheLastGreatDon has said and also Leon and back to the Future.

Urban Legend
« Reply #28 on: 12-30-2003 09:42 »

Originally posted by David A:
 Pffft.  Manatsu no Eve owns you, and you know it.

Nah, I'm just kidding.    tongue  All three of them are good.

Your right they are all good. I just felt Tenchi Forever was trying something new and it worked really well.
Holly J. Fry

Starship Captain
« Reply #29 on: 12-30-2003 09:47 »

The Commitments was my life when I was 11. I watched it for a whole year, every time I sat down to watch TV I watched that. I wanted to be Natalie, the dark-haired backing singer. Just bought the second soundtrack CD yesterday, oddly enough. I've hardly watched that movie at all since I was 11, and I want the DVD now. And I saw it for €8.99 . . .mine!

Delivery Boy
« Reply #30 on: 12-30-2003 12:21 »

out of all my movies the one that I have seen well over 1245 times is Rocky Horror Picture Show.That is one damn good movie. I seen it on (well off, considering that the theater it was at was called the Circle in the Square) Broadway, it was good...
Otis P Jivefunk

DOOP Secretary
« Reply #31 on: 12-30-2003 13:12 »

The Matrix
Alice in Wonderland

...Those are the movies I've watched the most through my life.

Bending Unit
« Reply #32 on: 12-31-2003 13:09 »

More times than I can remember? Hmmm
Willard (the newer version)
Final Destination 1&2
Donnie Darko
Jurassic Park Trilogy
All I can think of for now.......

Liquid Emperor
« Reply #33 on: 12-31-2003 13:35 »

Movies I've seen more times then I can/care to remember:

Yellow Submarine
Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory
A Clockwork Orange
Raising Arizona
The Breakfast Club
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Movie
Monty Python & The Holy Grail
Ed Wood
Austin Powers in The Spy Who Shagged Me
Fear & Loathing In Las Vegas
Sunset Blvd.
Pulp Fiction
Modern Times
The Blues Brothers
Just Chris

Urban Legend
« Reply #34 on: 01-01-2004 02:18 »

I've seen many times:

Independence Day
Back to the Future series
Cowboy Bebop Movie
Raiders of the Lost Ark
The Rock
Mrs. Doubtfire
Zed 85

Space Pope
« Reply #35 on: 01-01-2004 05:15 »

Star Wars 4,5, & 6
The Blues Brothers
Monty Python's Life of Brian
Monty Python and the Holy Grail
North by Northwest (I don't actually have a recording of this - I think - but make a habbit of watching it nearly every time it's on)
Blade Runner
The Princess Bride

Probably several other ones

Urban Legend
« Reply #36 on: 01-01-2004 05:42 »

Originally posted by boingo2000:
Raising Arizona

You are my hero!  big grin

Originally posted by boingo2000:The Breakfast Club
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Movie

*slaps forehead* How could I forget that?

"It's The Brak Show, starring me -- I'm Brak! -- It's The Brak Show, and we've gots lots of good guests, da-da-da-dat-da-dat-da-da-da..."
Slurm Guy

Starship Captain
« Reply #37 on: 01-01-2004 08:53 »
« Last Edit on: 01-01-2004 08:53 »

Oh, I've also seen BASEketball many, many times. I always watch it and it turns that frown upside down.  smile

Space Pope
« Reply #38 on: 01-01-2004 09:32 »
« Last Edit on: 01-01-2004 09:32 »

There are several movies which I have seen quite often:

(in no order)

The Frighteners
Black Hawk Down
Back to the Future
Star Trek - First Contact
Star Wars - A New Hope
The Bridge on the River Kwai

I probably forgot a few, but that should be it.   smile

I'm watching you. Yes, YOU!

Liquid Emperor
« Reply #39 on: 01-01-2004 14:21 »

Movies I've Voluntarily Sat Through Many Times:
South Park: BLU
Cannibal! The Musical (Which sparked my love for musicals in the first place)
LOTR Fellowship of the Ring
Donnie Darko
MST3k The Movie
Monty Python's The Meaning of Life
Young Frankenstein
The Omen (Sparked my love for horror movies)
Adam Sandler's Eight Crazy Nights
Doom House (A short film by Something Awful's Lowtax)
About Schidmt
The Nightmare Before Christmas
Edward Scissorhands
Ed Wood
Femalien 2
The Good Son
Bowling for Columbine

Movies I've Been Forced to Watch With Friends/Family
Batman Forever
Next Friday
The Poseidon Adventure
The Ring
Final Destination 2
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