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10 Enlightening Movie Bands

18 Apr

It’s no secret that all movie stars long to be rock stars. Sometimes they get to pretend to be, and the results can teach us a lot. Here are 10 enlightening movie bands.  Continue reading

10 Memorable Smoking Scenes

14 Apr

Smoking is bad. Smoking will kill you. Smoking causes lung cancer, heart disease, emphysema, premature babies, and low birth weight. Do not ever smoke. Here are ten movie moments where it looked kinda cool. Continue reading

10 Great Rod Steiger Films

12 Apr

The astounding career of this tragically overlooked actor truly deserves to be on T-shirts and dormroom posters. I mean, he’s known but not Brando-known, which he should be. Each Steiger performance is like a punch in the stomach reminding you that great things can happen when an artist takes his work seriously. From Charlie Malloy, to playing Bentio Mussolini twice, all the way to the judge in “The Hurricane”, each powerhouse performance is worth it’s own class at NYU, and his linkability rating beats Kevin Bacon’s by almost 50%). Here are 10 great Rod Steiger films. Continue reading

10 Has-beens That Deserve Another Shot

10 Apr

‘Scream 4’ is coming out this week, and if you’ve seen the trailer you’ve probably noticed a few botox-bloated celebs you haven’t seen in a while. This delayed installment in the quadrilogy is no doubt letting these has-beens breathe a little easier. We think there are other actors out there who are also deserving of another opportunity. Here’s a list of 10 stars we’d like to see back in the movies. Continue reading

10 Things We Learned From The Movies

8 Apr

Sometimes the movies can teach us a thing or two about life. Sometimes these things are plain, simple truths delivered in a snappy and often heartfelt performance. Sometimes they are complicated riddles that are  a little tougher to crack. Sometimes they really make no sense at all. But once we’ve heard one of these little nuggets of wisdom, we know that we learned something. Here are 10 things we learned from the movies. Continue reading

10 Great Moments For Oscar-winners

6 Apr

The greatest recognition any movie actor can receive is of course the Academy Award. They’ll go crazy trying to get one: wear poofy clothes, affecting an accent, snot-crying… If you want the Academy to notice, you got to step it up. You gotta let them see you acting. That’s why many Oscar-winners’ subtler performances go unnoticed. Here are 10 equally endurable performances from some our favorite Oscar-winners. Continue reading

10 Films That Aren’t As Good As We Think

4 Apr

Sometimes a film’s coolness stifles its soul, and its pursuit of fashion prevents it from having any real style. It’s afraid to journey alone into the unknown darkness, so it desperately traces behind someone else’s footprints. We want so much to believe that these films are counter-culture, progressive, and indie; but really they’re only dull, superfluous turds of hive-mind thinking. Here are 10 films that could’ve been good if they didn’t try so hard to be cool. Continue reading

10 Songs That Samples The Movies

1 Apr
Some musicians love the movies so much that they put them in their songs. Some songs sample clips from lesser known films, while others use ones that are instantly recognizable, and some songs use clips that are just downright bizarre (see number 8 on the list). Here are 10 songs and the original clips from the movie they sampled. Continue reading

10 Daniel Day-Lewis Quotes To Slip Into A Conversation This Week

30 Mar

Struggling for the right words to say? Daniel Day-Lewis and The Movie Lists are here to help with 10 quotes that are guaranteed to spice up your dialogue. Use them at work, school, church, the bank, a funeral…the more inappropriate the place the better! And don’t forget to give them that DDL dazzle! Continue reading

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