The Best Movies Since 1990 (According to Trig42)

A Listmania! list by Amazon Customer "Trig42" (Quincy, MA USA)
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Memento
1.  Memento DVD ~ Guy Pearce
The list author says:
  "Extremely original. This suspense drama use the best manipulation of chronology I have ever seen. Easily one of my favorite films of all time."
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Pulp Fiction
2.  Pulp Fiction DVD ~ John Travolta
The list author says:
  "The intelligent dialogue and darkly-humorous action make this Tarantino's best work."
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,854 customer reviews) | 20 customer discussions

The Usual Suspects
3.  The Usual Suspects DVD ~ Kevin Spacey
The list author says:
  "An excellent, suspenseful drama. One of Spacey's finest roles. The quiet interrogation scenes he shares with Palminteri are intense, especially the 2nd time you watch."
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,136 customer reviews) | 7 customer discussions

Seven (New Line Platinum Series)
4.  Seven (New Line Platinum Series) DVD ~ Brad Pitt
The list author says:
  "This dark film features some fairly gruesome scenes, but the artistic genious in both the film and the plot are not to be missed."
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (962 customer reviews) | 9 customer discussions

Fight Club (Two-Disc Collector's Edition)
5.  Fight Club (Two-Disc Collector's Edition) DVD ~ Brad Pitt
The list author says:
  "Wasn't too sure about this one at first, but this easily became the best suspenseful action flick I never wanted to see."
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Office Space (Widescreen Edition)
6.  Office Space (Widescreen Edition) DVD ~ Ron Livingston
The list author says:
  "If you have a job, and you don't like this movie, you are obviously in management."
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,343 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Swingers(wide screen)
7.  Swingers(wide screen) DVD ~ Vince Vaughn
The list author says:
  "A great comedy that every 20something can relate to."
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Beautiful Girls (Widescreen)
8.  Beautiful Girls (Widescreen) DVD ~ Matt Dillon
The list author says:
  "Perhaps this is the anti-Swingers. But don't let the box fool you, this is actually another great 20-somethings movie for guys and gals alike."
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3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (403 customer reviews)

Braveheart
9.  Braveheart DVD ~ Mel Gibson
The list author says:
  "So many have tried to duplicate this story of love and war. So far no one has come close."
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,597 customer reviews) | 7 customer discussions

The Matrix
10.  The Matrix DVD ~ Keanu Reeves
The list author says:
  "I don't have to tell you this was an instant classic."
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3,536 customer reviews) | 8 customer discussions

The Silence of the Lambs (Criterion Collection Spine #13)
11.  The Silence of the Lambs (Criterion Collection Spine #13) DVD ~ Jodie Foster
The list author says:
  "Anthony Hopkins at his evil best. Get this Criterion Edition of you can. It's worth the extra cash."
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Crash (Widescreen Edition)
12.  Crash (Widescreen Edition) DVD ~ Don Cheadle
The list author says:
  "Several gripping, intertwined stories about racial stereotyping. Tackles the controvercial topic flawlessly, and leaves a lasting impression."
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3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,413 customer reviews) | 6 customer discussions

Run Lola Run
13.  Run Lola Run DVD ~ Franka Potente
The list author says:
  "The techno soundtrack to this high-energy German film makes this the thrill ride that it is."
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Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
14.  Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon DVD ~ Chang Chen
The list author says:
  "It isn't the highest grossing foreign film for nothing."
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4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,419 customer reviews) | 6 customer discussions

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
15.  Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas DVD ~ Johnny Depp
The list author says:
  "Depp and Del Toro give some excellent performances in this cameo-filled, mind-expanding comedy based on Hunter S. Thompson's hazy tale."
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (711 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Face/Off
16.  Face/Off DVD ~ John Travolta
The list author says:
  "Classic John Woo. While this may not be the most realistic or intelligent of movies, it's one of my favorites."
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (520 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Go (Special Edition)
17.  Go (Special Edition) DVD ~ Sarah Polley
The list author says:
  "Ronna, Simon, Adam and Zack take us out for an unforgettable night of fun and excitement in this fast-paced comedy."
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (280 customer reviews)

Can't Hardly Wait
18.  Can't Hardly Wait DVD ~ Jennifer Love Hewitt
The list author says:
  "Of all the horrible teen movies that the 90's produced, this is the only one I really like. If you went to high school, you'll love this movie."
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (270 customer reviews)

American Beauty (1999)
19.  American Beauty (1999) DVD ~ Annette Bening
The list author says:
  "This movie was a true work of art. Another of Spacey's gems."
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,390 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

Toy Story (Ultimate Toy Box Collector's Edition)
20.  Toy Story (Ultimate Toy Box Collector's Edition) DVD ~ John Lasseter
The list author says:
  "Pixar's crowning achievements (until Finding Nemo). These were both excellent movies for the whole family."
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South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut
21.  South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut DVD ~ Deb Adair
The list author says:
  "Matt and Trey are geniuses. How they create such insightful satire out of pure offensiveness will never cease to amaze."
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The Lord of the Rings: The Motion Picture Trilogy (Special Extended Edition)
22.  The Lord of the Rings: The Motion Picture Trilogy (Special Extended Edition) DVD ~ Elijah Wood
The list author says:
  "Jackson's envisonement of the Tolkein epic is amazing. Settle for nothing less than the extended editions."
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3.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7,684 customer reviews) | 31 customer discussions

Inception (Blu-ray)
23.  Inception (Blu-ray) DVD ~ Leonardo DiCaprio
The list author says:
  "Christopher Nolan does it again with this mindblowing thriller about the power of a simple idea. One of the best I've seen in years."
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Avatar (Three-Disc Extended Collector's Edition + BD-Live) [Blu-ray]
24.  Avatar (Three-Disc Extended Collector's Edition + BD-Live) [Blu-ray] DVD ~ Sam Worthington
The list author says:
  "Visually stunning, loaded with action, and powerful emotion. You gotta go bluray on this one."
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4,896 customer reviews) | 32 customer discussions

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Customer Discussions about products in this list
Discussion Replies Latest Post
What is on this DVD 0 29 days ago
better subtitles? 0 Nov 28, 2014
Digital Copy Authorization Code "Not Valid" 17 Nov 10, 2014
Widescreen? 2 Aug 26, 2014
All region format 1 Aug 26, 2014
German subtitles? 1 Aug 26, 2014
Will they ever release The Matrix without the green color filter? 2 Jul 5, 2014
Why does not this bd work with PS3? 8 Apr 1, 2014
Is this region free? 2 Mar 19, 2014
What's the difference between the special edition and the regular? 1 Feb 4, 2014
Blu Ray worth buying? 0 Jan 30, 2014
1 disc, $23, no thanks! 6 Dec 29, 2013
 
   

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