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124. Sound of Music was Harriet Miers' favorite movie.
Poor Harriet.
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  -"classic" movies that were actually really, really crappy sundog  Nov-09-05 03:52 PM   #0 
  - "The Rocky Horror Picture Show"  terrya   Nov-09-05 04:04 PM   #1 
  - Exhibit A: It is a classic.  swimboy   Nov-09-05 04:05 PM   #3 
  - its a classic BECAUSE its shitty  AllegroRondo   Nov-09-05 04:18 PM   #19 
     - I like "Plan 9" better than "rocky horror".  jonnyblitz   Nov-09-05 08:46 PM   #88 
     - "Glen or Glenda?" n/t  GrpCaptMandrake   Nov-10-05 12:23 AM   #106 
     - susan sarandon can't sing?  pokerfan   Nov-11-05 05:10 AM   #136 
     - Or how about "Attack of the Killer Tomatoes." n/t  FlaGranny   Nov-12-05 09:45 AM   #169 
  - yes, i think it would be considered a classic  sundog   Nov-09-05 04:05 PM   #4 
  - That is easily the worst film I've ever seen.  tjdee   Nov-09-05 04:15 PM   #15 
  - but it's a CAMP classic!  tigereye   Nov-09-05 07:00 PM   #61 
  - It's a Wonderful Life bores the shit out of me  LeftyMom   Nov-09-05 04:05 PM   #2 
  - klink  obxhead   Nov-09-05 04:38 PM   #34 
  - I'd like to join you.  Pool Hall Ace   Nov-11-05 07:18 PM   #149 
     - and me, chin chin!  NuttyFluffers   Nov-12-05 12:21 AM   #162 
  - Oh no...how can you say that???  Beaverhausen   Nov-09-05 05:50 PM   #39 
  - See, that's why I never say it  LeftyMom   Nov-09-05 06:03 PM   #43 
  - How about...  Innoma   Nov-09-05 06:01 PM   #42 
  - I barely got through it once and will never watch it again  barb162   Nov-09-05 08:54 PM   #89 
  - do you know how it became a "Holiday Classic"?  CanuckAmok   Nov-11-05 12:24 AM   #123 
  - People act as if I were some type of baby-eating ogre when I tell...  mitchum   Nov-11-05 11:01 PM   #158 
  - casablanca  faithnotgreed   Nov-09-05 04:05 PM   #5 
  - Unfortunately that is my pick!  Shell Beau   Nov-09-05 04:08 PM   #8 
     - your choice is casablanca  faithnotgreed   Nov-09-05 04:11 PM   #11 
        - It is one of my choices. I guess  Shell Beau   Nov-09-05 04:16 PM   #16 
           - usually true yes  faithnotgreed   Nov-09-05 04:29 PM   #28 
  - Anything by Frank Capra...  Fenris   Nov-09-05 04:07 PM   #6 
  - boooooo  faithnotgreed   Nov-09-05 04:12 PM   #12 
  - Hisssss......  flamingyouth   Nov-09-05 06:46 PM   #53 
     - Oh, what?  Fenris   Nov-09-05 06:49 PM   #55 
        - "It Happened One Night" is a classic!  flamingyouth   Nov-09-05 06:50 PM   #56 
           - You're so maudlin!  Fenris   Nov-09-05 06:52 PM   #58 
              - You should sleep on the futon tonight  flamingyouth   Nov-09-05 06:54 PM   #59 
  - shirley made a handful of not-so-great movies around that time  progmom   Nov-09-05 04:07 PM   #7 
  - She sure did.  terrya   Nov-09-05 04:11 PM   #10 
  - Even though I LOVE Alfred Hitchcock and I own this movie,  Shell Beau   Nov-09-05 04:09 PM   #9 
  - out of several notsoquality hitchcock films  faithnotgreed   Nov-09-05 04:14 PM   #13 
  - Well, I just think Vertigo could use some  Shell Beau   Nov-09-05 04:19 PM   #20 
  - ok - gotcha  faithnotgreed   Nov-09-05 04:24 PM   #26 
  - Oh, Frenzy was terrible  Lydia Leftcoast   Nov-09-05 10:29 PM   #101 
  - no way, that's my fave  sundog   Nov-09-05 04:15 PM   #14 
  - I wouldn't really call it crappy, but  Shell Beau   Nov-09-05 04:18 PM   #17 
  - ok, but the pace it one of its greatest strengths  sundog   Nov-09-05 04:20 PM   #23 
     - I just really loved his  Shell Beau   Nov-09-05 04:35 PM   #30 
  - That's a movie that gets better  Hardrada   Nov-09-05 08:03 PM   #71 
  - I *really* didn't dig Jim Stewart as a psycho creep.  tjdee   Nov-09-05 04:18 PM   #18 
     - It is hard for me to put these movies into the time  Shell Beau   Nov-09-05 04:20 PM   #22 
  - I hated "Sweet Charity" too  El Fuego   Nov-09-05 04:19 PM   #21 
  - it was a big budget film trying too hard to be "hip" & "groovy" in parts  sundog   Nov-09-05 04:21 PM   #24 
  - Sweet Charity came out before we were on drugs.  Hardrada   Nov-09-05 09:18 PM   #90 
  - The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly... why can't I think of any more??  tjdee   Nov-09-05 04:23 PM   #25 
  - Last House on the Left  painted_black   Nov-09-05 04:24 PM   #27 
  - The Wizard of Oz  bertha katzenengel   Nov-09-05 04:33 PM   #29 
  - Awww,  Shell Beau   Nov-09-05 04:36 PM   #32 
  - But.....but.....  zanne   Nov-10-05 11:20 AM   #118 
  - Seven Year Itch  in search of sanity   Nov-09-05 04:36 PM   #31 
  - I love that movie  tigereye   Nov-09-05 07:04 PM   #65 
  - Are you thinking of Some Like It Hot?  in search of sanity   Nov-09-05 07:12 PM   #69 
     - whoops!  tigereye   Nov-09-05 11:14 PM   #104 
  - I really like it - although the very beginning is lame  Monkey see Monkey Do   Nov-09-05 08:14 PM   #75 
  - I don't think Sweet Charity is ever on anyone's top classic movie list  Beaverhausen   Nov-09-05 04:38 PM   #33 
  - but as a director, bob fosse would  sundog   Nov-09-05 05:24 PM   #35 
     - As a choreographer, yes, but as a director?  Beaverhausen   Nov-09-05 05:49 PM   #38 
        - i was mostly thinking of cabaret,  sundog   Nov-09-05 06:34 PM   #46 
        - And the criminally underrated "Star 80"...  mitchum   Nov-11-05 11:09 PM   #159 
  - Olivier's Henry V  Orsino   Nov-09-05 05:29 PM   #36 
  - and then there's his version of Othello  Lavender Brown   Nov-09-05 06:36 PM   #48 
     - I want to see it. Really I do.  Orsino   Nov-09-05 06:57 PM   #60 
        - Some people really like his performance...  Lavender Brown   Nov-09-05 07:03 PM   #64 
        - Hmm. As he described it...  Orsino   Nov-09-05 07:07 PM   #66 
           - That's cool. I've never read what he has to say about it  Lavender Brown   Nov-09-05 07:11 PM   #68 
        - I expected him to break into "Ol' Man River" at any moment  mitchum   Nov-11-05 11:12 PM   #161 
  - Gone With the Wind  Onlooker   Nov-09-05 05:35 PM   #37 
  - Too racist...  mduffy31   Nov-09-05 05:53 PM   #41 
  - I totally agree.  LisaLynne   Nov-10-05 10:20 AM   #113 
  - who could possibly like Scarlett O'Hara?  kwassa   Nov-10-05 11:03 AM   #116 
  - You fail to appreciate it in the correct context  underpants   Nov-11-05 11:00 AM   #143 
  - I always thought that Citzen Kane was overrated  mduffy31   Nov-09-05 05:51 PM   #40 
  - So there is at least ONE other person in the world who shares my opinion  Rowdyboy   Nov-09-05 06:38 PM   #51 
  - uh  tigereye   Nov-09-05 07:03 PM   #63 
  - Its just an opinion....The movie puts me to sleep...It always has, every  Rowdyboy   Nov-09-05 07:13 PM   #70 
  - Too bad  mduffy31   Nov-09-05 08:25 PM   #78 
  - you are not alone. Totally over rated. nt  yellowdogintexas   Nov-11-05 08:47 PM   #151 
  - no way!  sundog   Nov-09-05 06:47 PM   #54 
  - Agreed nt.  Strong Atheist   Nov-10-05 10:10 AM   #111 
  - I like Kubrick... but 2001: A Space Odyssey sucked, IMO. n/t  antiwarwarrior   Nov-09-05 06:03 PM   #44 
  - Agreed  XemaSab   Nov-09-05 08:37 PM   #85 
  - What plot??  Hardrada   Nov-09-05 09:22 PM   #92 
     - My point exactly  XemaSab   Nov-09-05 10:31 PM   #102 
  - Try watching it in Portugese when you don't speak Portugese!!  driver8   Nov-09-05 09:41 PM   #95 
  - I actually really hated The Graduate.  distantearlywarning   Nov-09-05 06:32 PM   #45 
  - oh i agree.  PittPoliSci   Nov-11-05 01:04 AM   #126 
  - The Graduate is overrrated.  annonymous   Nov-11-05 08:19 AM   #139 
  - I agree too--it was fricking #7 on the AFI's Top 100 movies!  dback   Nov-11-05 12:46 PM   #145 
  - Taxi Driver  TallahasseeGrannie   Nov-09-05 06:35 PM   #47 
  - It's all about isolation, loss of sanity, and the post-Vietnam effect  Midnight Rambler   Nov-10-05 12:34 PM   #120 
     - Well it has been many years since I saw it  TallahasseeGrannie   Nov-11-05 07:42 AM   #137 
  - "White Christmas" i HATE that movie.  chimpsrsmarter   Nov-09-05 06:36 PM   #49 
  - no kidding  sundog   Nov-09-05 08:03 PM   #72 
  - exactly, way too long, doesn't remind me of Christmas at all  chimpsrsmarter   Nov-09-05 08:10 PM   #74 
  - I was thinking about what a klutz of a movie that was the other day  RazzleDazzle   Nov-09-05 08:32 PM   #84 
     - White Christmas is a great song, but  Love Bug   Nov-10-05 12:13 PM   #119 
        - At least the black-face number in Holiday Inn has a point  lakemonster11   Nov-11-05 09:44 PM   #152 
  - 'Love Story'  Oeditpus Rex   Nov-09-05 06:37 PM   #50 
  - My money says you do! nt  raccoon   Nov-10-05 08:28 AM   #108 
  - "Little Orphan Annie" and "My Fair Lady"  Rowdyboy   Nov-09-05 06:43 PM   #52 
  - I usually think musicals don't translate well to cinema  RazzleDazzle   Nov-09-05 08:37 PM   #86 
  - Quite right. most musicals don't translate well to cinema....  Rowdyboy   Nov-09-05 10:47 PM   #103 
     - Well, you get the right musical(s)  RazzleDazzle   Nov-11-05 06:40 PM   #147 
  - After years of watching "My Fair Lady" in movie form,  lakemonster11   Nov-11-05 09:48 PM   #153 
  - "Field Of Dreams"  SmileyBoy   Nov-09-05 06:50 PM   #57 
  - read the book  tigereye   Nov-09-05 07:01 PM   #62 
  - That's actually the one circumstance in which  lakemonster11   Nov-11-05 09:50 PM   #154 
  - Finally a nomination I can agree with  Awsi Dooger   Nov-11-05 01:06 AM   #127 
  - FoD improves with repeated viewings  pokerfan   Nov-11-05 04:48 AM   #135 
  - A Clockwork Orange.  tjwash   Nov-09-05 07:10 PM   #67 
  - agreed, hated it.  chimpsrsmarter   Nov-09-05 08:31 PM   #83 
  - I have never see "A Clockwork Orange" because I was afraid it  smirkymonkey   Nov-11-05 07:01 PM   #148 
  - not by todays standards.  bettyellen   Nov-11-05 07:46 PM   #150 
  - I've never seen the movie, but the book kicked ass.  lakemonster11   Nov-11-05 09:51 PM   #155 
  - The Sound of Music  Hardrada   Nov-09-05 08:07 PM   #73 
  - ...  sundog   Nov-09-05 08:14 PM   #76 
  - Sound of Music was Harriet Miers' favorite movie.  kskiska   Nov-11-05 01:02 AM   #124 
  - "Forrest Gump."  Beware the Beast Man   Nov-09-05 08:18 PM   #77 
  - Not my words, but I endorse the sentiment  Monkey see Monkey Do   Nov-09-05 08:31 PM   #82 
  - And it really rubbed one's face in obviousness  Hardrada   Nov-09-05 09:25 PM   #93 
     - "a Freeper flick" - LOL!  Mad_Dem_X   Nov-10-05 07:33 AM   #107 
     - I wouldn't call it a freeper flick at all.  Shell Beau   Nov-10-05 08:34 AM   #109 
  - I like Tom Hanks  indigo32   Nov-10-05 10:42 AM   #115 
  - Thank you...  jayctravis   Nov-11-05 02:45 AM   #128 
  - Totally totally agree. I was shocked at how shitty it was when I finally  henslee   Nov-11-05 07:58 AM   #138 
  - I SECOND THAT - F***ING ANNOYING CRAP  Skittles   Nov-12-05 02:55 AM   #165 
  - I HATED 'Citizen Kane'  StellaBlue   Nov-09-05 08:25 PM   #79 
  - Titanic.  wakemeupwhenitsover   Nov-09-05 08:27 PM   #80 
  - Well yeah  XemaSab   Nov-09-05 08:43 PM   #87 
  - I think it qualifies ...  LisaLynne   Nov-10-05 10:23 AM   #114 
  - Titanic seconded.  jayctravis   Nov-11-05 02:49 AM   #129 
  - Fantasia  Monkey see Monkey Do   Nov-09-05 08:29 PM   #81 
  - Bedtime for Bonzo  HypnoToad   Nov-09-05 09:20 PM   #91 
  - Gone With The Wind  peekaloo   Nov-09-05 09:29 PM   #94 
  - Tough Crowd.  GalleryGod   Nov-09-05 09:44 PM   #96 
  - "The Last Picture Show"  swag   Nov-09-05 10:13 PM   #97 
  - alright mr. swag  sundog   Nov-09-05 10:22 PM   #100 
  - 2001: A Space Odyssey  gwbsamoron   Nov-09-05 10:18 PM   #98 
  - 2001: A Space Odyssey, I kinda liked it, however  Wetzelbill   Nov-11-05 02:53 AM   #131 
  - THEM !!!...&...HOUSE OF WAX, both older and in B&W....  Oceansaway   Nov-09-05 10:19 PM   #99 
  - Sunset Boulevard  lpbk2713   Nov-09-05 11:35 PM   #105 
  - Sound of Muzak, Gone With the Wind, 7 Brides 7 Bros,  new_beawr   Nov-10-05 09:10 AM   #110 
  - The Birth of A Nation .... Racist Drivel nt.  Strong Atheist   Nov-10-05 10:12 AM   #112 
  - Not a "classic" yet, but will be due to awards:  MostlyLurks   Nov-10-05 11:17 AM   #117 
  - Annie Hall  Loonman   Nov-10-05 12:42 PM   #121 
  - Out of Africa  Hardrada   Nov-11-05 12:21 AM   #122 
  - Citizen Kane  PittPoliSci   Nov-11-05 01:03 AM   #125 
  - Barry Lyndon nearly made me put a bullet in my head it was so boring  Wetzelbill   Nov-11-05 02:51 AM   #130 
  - I loved Barry Lyndon. Glad I didn't watch it with you....  Robeson   Nov-11-05 02:56 AM   #132 
     - liked it here and there, just drug on so damn long and  Wetzelbill   Nov-11-05 03:06 AM   #133 
        - Yes, it was an orgy in cinematography.  Robeson   Nov-11-05 03:09 AM   #134 
        - What was cool was, he recycled many of the actors from Clockwork Orange  AntiFascist   Nov-12-05 06:18 AM   #166 
  - Pulp Fiction.  HughBeaumont   Nov-11-05 08:42 AM   #140 
  - oh....thank.....you.....  sjbech   Nov-11-05 10:16 AM   #141 
  - They have it on cable TV every night.  Hardrada   Nov-11-05 01:44 PM   #146 
  - The Sound of Music.  MiniMandaRuth   Nov-11-05 10:57 AM   #142 
  - "Dial M for Murder", "Singing in the Rain", "The Music Man"  Taverner   Nov-11-05 11:06 AM   #144 
  - Pick a little, talk a little pick a little talk a little  Hardrada   Nov-12-05 02:25 AM   #163 
  - Someone HAS to say "Mrs. Minniver"  PurityOfEssence   Nov-11-05 10:53 PM   #156 
  - CABIN BOY  lonnniedem   Nov-11-05 10:56 PM   #157 
  - I LOVE musicals!!!!  elfrangel   Nov-11-05 11:11 PM   #160 
  - that Wonka Chocolate factory thing  Skittles   Nov-12-05 02:54 AM   #164 
  - ....  sundog   Nov-12-05 08:48 AM   #167 
  - "Breakfast at Tiffany's"  Enraged_Ape   Nov-12-05 09:15 AM   #168 
 

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