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Talkies

Movies ! What can I say, I m addicted to them. Right from my childhood days I have been a big fan of them. Let it be Action, Comedy, Tragedy…… The list below gives you an idea of movies I like.

English :

  • Schindler’s List (1993)
  • The Godfather (1972)
  • Pulp Fiction (1994)
  • The Shawshank Redemption (1994)
  • One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest (1975)
  • 12 Angry Men (1957)
  • Rear Window (1954)
  • Cidade de Deus (2002) (City of Gods)
  • Goodfellas (1990)
  • The Usual Suspects (1995)
  • Psycho (1960)
  • Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
  • Adaption (2000)
  • Fight Club (1999)
  • The Silence of the Lambs (1991)
  • Memento (2000)
  • Sunset Blvd. (1950)
  • The Matrix (1999)
  • Se7en (1995)
  • Apocalypse Now (1979)
  • Taxi Driver (1976)
  • Léon (1994)
  • The Departed (2006)
  • To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)
  • A Clockwork Orange (1971)
  • Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004)
  • Forrest Gump (1994)
  • Saving Private Ryan (1998)
  • Requiem for a Dream (2000)
  • Reservoir Dogs (1992)
  • Raging Bull (1980)
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
  • Sin City (2005)
  • The Prestige (2006)
  • Full Metal Jacket (1987)
  • The Elephant Man (1980)
  • The Great Dictator (1940)
  • Unforgiven (1992)
  • The Green Mile (1999)
  • Gladiator (2000)
  • Platoon (1986)
  • V for Vendetta (2005)
  • The Big Lebowski (1998)
  • Snatch. (2000)
  • Trainspotting (1996)
  • Scarface (1983)
  • Twelve Monkeys (1995)
  • American Gangster (2007)
  • Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels (1998)
  • Layer Cake (2004)

Tamizh :

  • Pagal Nilavu (1985)
  • Mouna Raagam (1986)
  • Nayagan (1987)
  • Agni Natchathiram (1988)
  • Thalapathi (1991)
  • Roja (1992)
  • Alaipayuthey (2000)

Well the list does not end here……If you wanna suggest some more, add in a comment

vc

9 Responses

  1. ashwinc says:

    Pretty much coincides my taste…

    I would definitely add thes to your tamizh list:
    Kannathil Muthamittal
    Aaytha Ezhuthu
    Anbe Sivam
    Panchathanthiram…

  2. Kannathil Muthamittal – Yes

    Aayutha Ezhuthu – for some reason I didnt like this movie…

    Anbe Sivam – Watched it million times…All Hail Kamal …

    Panchathanthiram – Another favorite….

  3. Ponnarasi.K says:

    English movies
    Sister act, The terminal…
    Tamil
    Kanda naal muthal, Duet, Minsara kanavu, Guru, Mozhi, Bombay are my favs :)

  4. @Ponnarasi.K
    Sister act — It’s been long since i watched that….
    The Terminal – It is one heck of a movie…Have you read about the real guy ??

    And others, yes ofcourse Maniratnam….except Mozhi :)

    vc

  5. Raghavan says:

    Hey,

    I too go with terminal :) its an excellent movie from Tom Hanks.. i got a chance to watch only the half.. rest i m yet to :(. You can add ‘Gods Must be Crazy, Titanic, Cast Away’ etc., in the list.

    In Tamil, you can have ‘Anbe Sivam, Mouna Ragam, Nayagan, Mozhi, Love Today, Manal Kayiru, ..’ — well my list may definitely be bigger boss! :)

    How about Hindi movies? any idea to add?

  6. Raghavan says:

    well, 2 of them are already in ur list. :)

    Some more are : ‘Darling Darling Darling, Suvarillatha Sithirangal, Ethir Neechal, Suryavamsam, Kaathalukku Mariyaathai, Thullatha Manamum Thullum, Poove Unakkaga, Autograph, Thavamaai Thavamirundhu, Kushi’.

    Rest in next :)

  7. @Raghavan,
    Hindi….I don’t watch them all that much but yes I have few favorites.

    Gods must be crazy….that’s a nice movie, I remember they played that when I was at school…

    your tamizh movie list is good as well…Ethir Neechal…damn funny :D

    vc

  8. Raghavan says:

    not just funny VC. its inspiring as well. you should look at the guts the guy Maadhu (Nagesh) has and how he overcomes all struggles! :) KB’s movie!!

  9. Jitu says:

    How can you forget Prem Aggan?

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