What Are your Top 10 Films Of All Time ?
Posted 25 March 2013 - 02:45 PM
1. The Green Mile. Michael Clarke Duncan should've won the Oscar for his portrayal of John Coffey .
2. The Godfather . The best mob film ever made period !
3. The Bride Of Frankenstein. Boris Karloff's best performance ever !
4. The Unforgiven. Clint Eastwood's best film, bar none !
5. The Exorcist . The only film that gave me nightmares as a 13 year old kid.
6. Dracula . Bela Lugosi's performance was creepier than hell.
7. Night Of The Living Dead . George Romero's 1968 B & W classic set the standard for today's modern zombie film genre.
8. Goodfellas . Martin Scorcese's best film with Joe Pesci just brilliant.
9. The Avengers . The best marvel film ever made !
10. The Dark Knight . The best Batman film ever !
Posted 25 March 2013 - 03:42 PM
2. Godfather 2
3. A Bronx Tale
4. Once Upon a Time in America
5. Good Fellas
6. Full Metal Jacket
7. Saving Pvt Ryan
10. American Gangster
Gibson Midtown Kalamazoo (10/3/13) prod# 104
Gibson LP (11/15/03) prod #265
Gibson LPDC (6/29/07) prod #58
Gibson Pete Townshend signature J200 (10/25/05) prod #71
Epiphone Joe Pass (April 2006)
Epiphone Les Paul (February 2007)
Supro lap steel (1949)
Fender '69 Thinline Tele (reissue)
Fender"P" bass (original 1972)
MIM Fender Strat'(2000)
2010 Squire Mini MII
2012 MIM Fender Telecaster
1990 Ovation Applause
1969 Univox acoustic
1982 Fender acoustic (F260S) ser# 400481
1961 Silvertone 3/4 size
Sho-Bud Pro I pedal steel (Emmons set up)
Genz-Benz Shenandoah AC-150
2005 Fender Hot Rod Deville (2X12)
1973 GBX Super Bug (2X12)
Many original vintage "stomp" boxes
TC Helicon Voice Live Play GTX w controller mic
Posted 25 March 2013 - 06:21 PM
Blazing Saddles (Harvey Korman should have gotten a Best Supporting Actor nomination and has what I believe is the first fart in a feature film)
Airplane ("and, don't call me Shirley")
Ronin (Best car chases ever and Bob DeNiro at his best)
Bullitt (Second best car chase ever and the King of Cool)
Dirty Dozen (hey, it's got Lee Marvin in it)
Great Escape (The King of Cool again and the rest of the cast isn't shabby either)
Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid (Excellent premise and editing between old film noir and new)
Shooter (Love the Levon Helm cameo)
Anything with John Wayne in it. (Need I say more?)
Posted 25 March 2013 - 10:19 PM
2. The Godfather
3. Scent of a Woman
4. Godfather 2
5. Lonesome Dove
7. Animal House
8. Easy Rider
9. The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (original 1974 version)
10. 2001: A Space Odyssey
Les Paul Standard
G400 Deluxe w/ Maestro Tremolo
Early 1970's 6830 acoustic
Dean Playmate Acoustic/Electric Bass
Ovation Celebrity Acoustic/Electric
Madiera A-2 Acoustic
Trinity River squareneck Dobro
Various pedals, devices, and other sonic implements of destruction
Vintage 1974 Fender Deluxe Reverb "Silverface"
Roland Cube 30
Posted 26 March 2013 - 07:18 AM
that far...same with "favorite albums." Sorry...
2, that would almost "HAVE" to be on My list, would be:
"The Bridge On The River Kwai," and "Lawrence of Arabia"
but beyond that, they are just too many films I love!
Posted 26 March 2013 - 07:13 PM
2. Miracle On 34th Street (1947)
3. Scent Of A Woman (good call Mike! )
4. White Heat (1949)
5. Blazing Saddles (excellent call Pat! )
6. Taxi Driver
7. His Girl Friday (1940)
8. As Good As It Gets
9. Easy Rider (seeing Jack as my only two time nominee)
10. Ground Hog Day
11. Ground Hog Day
1998 Epiphone (Unsung) Ripper Bass - 'Crazy Chester'
1999 Epiphone (Samick) 'fenderish' Nighthawk - 'The Vulture'
1999 Epiphone (Samick) Sheraton- 'Honey'
2000 Epiphone (Samick Indonesia) AJ-100- 'Big Red'
2000(?) Lobo Mini G- 'The Mystery Midget'
1998 Epiphone Electar Tube 30 Combo
1999 Epiphone Regent Bass 50 Combo
Vox AC4TV Head & V112TV Cabinet
Yamaha P70 Electric Piano
Tascam DP-03 Portastudio
1995 Epiphone (Samick) Non Reverse Thunderbird Bass - 'The Weirdbird'
1997 Epiphone (Samick) Les Paul Junior - 'Junior' - Signed by The Man Himself
2007 Epiphone (QingDao) G400 Flame Top-'QingDao Lass' - Too young, but oh so pretty!
1981 Ibanez AR100BS Artist- 'Baby'
1981 Ibanez Ragtime Special w/ Barcus Berry Underbridge PUP
1994 Fender (MIJ) Telecaster - 'The Black Sheep'
Marshall G80RCD 80 watt Combo - I just needed some valves!
A mid 1990s 'Blondie' Rivoli Bass with a Big Fat Mudbucker
Posted 26 March 2013 - 08:07 PM
Cool Hand Luke
Gone With The Wind
Dead Man Walking
Etc., etc., etc.,
See, there are soooooo many options.
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