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26 movies in order

just got this note from Lee:

If you have a moment or three, it would be lovely if you would help me with a little project I'm working on.

Just write the alphabet out as follows and then, for each letter, write the name of the one movie you like best. If you want to send it on to your cineaste pals, feel free. The more answers the merrier!


what he is doing, I know not, but


fileg answers:Lee - hope some of these aren't cheating. you can send me back if they are. Tonight is was something of a memory exercise. I am sure I will want to change some of them in a week


adventures of priscilla, queen of the dessert
big fish
(the) collector
delicatessen
edward scissorhands
fellowship of the ring
(if you're disallowing all the separate LOTRs, I'll take fargo here)
gattica (and don't think it was easy to pass on gods and monsters...)
help! or harvey... gah, I hate this game
ice station zebra
jaws
(to) kill a mockingbird (if you disallow that, I'll take klute)
leningrad cowboys go american
memento (this is a tough letter)
never on sunday
orlando
psycho
quiz show
return of the king (and my default is The Right Stuff)
sunset boulevard
two towers (default: topsy turvey)
under capricorn
velvet goldmine
wings of desire
x-men
yes (house of yes, i am cramming it in here)
zulu



Lee Answers:
adventures of buckaroo banzai, the
blade runner
casablanca
dr strangelove
edward scissorhands
four musketeers, the
ghostbusters
his girl friday
importance of being earnest, the
jeffrey
key largo
la confidential
memento
night at the opera, a
out of the past
princess bride, the
quiet earth, the
raising arizona
stuntman, the
this is spinal tap
untouchables, the
vertigo
wings of desire
x-men
yellow submarine
zelig
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