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Couch-Bound Movies

So you’ve just had your wisdom teeth yanked the day before, or you’ve come down with a nasty virus, or you’re looking at four feet of snow piling up against your door, or you’re so hung over that simply staying awake is a challenge…

One thing is consistent, though, you’re couchbound for the day.

What movies are you going watch?

Here’s my list:

  1. 13th Warrior
  2. Master and Commander
  3. Old School
  4. Fight Club
  5. Casino

B.

  1. To Kill a Mockingbird

  2. A Time to Kill

  3. The Mission Impossibles

  4. Fargo

  5. Rocky 4 or 5

  1. Desperado

  2. The Professional

  3. The Departed

  4. Casino Royale

  5. Lord of the Rings Trilogy

Whatever my wife tells me I am going to watch which will invariably include either Pretty Woman, or Officer and a Gentleman.

Seriously, in no particular order -

  1. Silverado

  2. Gladiator

  3. Super Troopers

  4. Strange Brew

  5. Raizing Arizona

  6. Friday Nigh Lights

  1. The Crow
  2. Joe Dirt
  3. Gladiator
  4. Predator
  5. Office Space
  1. Pulp Fiction
  2. Princess Bride
  3. High Fidelity
  4. Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
  5. American History X
  6. Gross Pointe Blanke

1.Old school
2.Gladiator
3.Memento
4.enter the dragon
5.the spy who shagged me

1.gladiator
2.the patriot
3.13th warrior
4.dream catcher
5.donnie darko…still a good movie mostly because I still dont understand it

  1. Saving Private Ryan
  2. Seven
  3. Man on Fire
  4. 28 Days Later
  5. Dumb and Dumber

OR

  1. Rocky I
  2. Rocky II
  3. Rocky III
  4. Rocky IV
  5. Rocky V (maybe…)

[quote]Bauer97 wrote:

  1. Queer Eye Season 1 DVD
  2. Beaches
  3. Officer and a Gentleman
  4. Brokeback Mountain
  5. Top Gun

OR

  1. Ellen Season 1
  2. Ellen Season 2
  3. Ellen Season 3
  4. Ellen Season 4
  5. Ellen Season 5[/quote]

Dude, WTF!

[quote]PGA wrote:
Bauer97 wrote:

  1. Queer Eye Season 1 DVD
  2. Beaches
  3. Officer and a Gentleman
  4. Brokeback Mountain
  5. Top Gun

OR

  1. Ellen Season 1
  2. Ellen Season 2
  3. Ellen Season 3
  4. Ellen Season 4
  5. Ellen Season 5

Dude, WTF![/quote]

Oh shut up, there’s NO WAY I’d watch Top Gun!

[quote]Bauer97 wrote:
PGA wrote:
Bauer97 wrote:

  1. Queer Eye Season 1 DVD
  2. Beaches
  3. Officer and a Gentleman
  4. Brokeback Mountain
  5. Top Gun

OR

  1. Ellen Season 1
  2. Ellen Season 2
  3. Ellen Season 3
  4. Ellen Season 4
  5. Ellen Season 5

Dude, WTF!

Oh shut up, there’s NO WAY I’d watch Top Gun![/quote]

HAHAHAHAHAHA!

[quote]rainjack wrote:

  1. Strange Brew

[/quote]

Take off, eh.

  1. The Big Lebowski
  2. Fear and Loathing
  3. Goodfellas
  4. Lock Stock and Two Smoking Barrels
  5. Airplane!

[quote]BradTGIF wrote:

Here’s my list:

  1. 13th Warrior
    [/quote]

From one straight man to another: I love you.

  1. 13th Warrior
  2. Gladiator
  3. Saving Private Ryan
  4. Lord of War
  5. Eurotrip

Now, rather than movies, the last time I got real hungover my day went like this:

  1. Band of Brothers Episode 1
  2. Band of Brothers Episode 2

etc
etc

Till I finished the set.

Fight Club
Pulp Fiction
Memento
Braveheart
Batman Begins
Sin City
Hero
Reservoir Dogs

  1. Saving Ryans Privates
  2. The Bare Wench Project

For real though:

  1. A Bronx Tale
  2. Four Brothers
  3. Casino
  4. Goodfellas
  5. Dawn of the Dead