"1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die" is a film reference book edited by Steven Jay Schneider with original essays on each film contributed by over 70 film critics. This list holds the 1001 movies that are referenced in the only Danish edition from 2007. My goal is to watch all 1001 before I die :) I have currently watched 267... The list is originated from the Work of sp1ti and his list here: http://trakt.tv/user/sp1ti/lists/1001-movies-you-must-see-before-you-die
Few entertainers, companies, or individuals have captured the hearts of millions like animated Disney movies. Classic stories and characters captured on film and preserved for generations to enjoy is the essence of Disney. The opportunity for families to come together and create memories is the timeless gift a Disney animated movie provides. The cost of a movie rental is minimal, but time spent creating a memory with your family is....priceless.
All the movies that ever appeared in the IMDB Top 250 List. This includes one day flukes, IMDB algorithm problems and crap movies that got tons of votes just because they come from very highly populated countries and they may be the best there. Excluded some obvious flukes of direct to video like "Best of Playboy: Pamela Anderson" and other similar out of place entries, but there you have it..collectors rejoice...All movies that EVER appeared in IMDB top 250.
"1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die is a film reference book edited by Steven Jay Schneider with original essays on each film contributed by over 70 film critics. " more @http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1001_Movies_You_Must_See_Before_You_Die
"Welcome to 2012's edition of the 1,000 Greatest Films. This will be the last update prior to the publication of the 'earth-shattering' Sight & Sound poll which will be unfurled later in the year. The Sight & Sound results will no doubt have a major impact on TSPDT's 1,000 Greatest Films listing. It will become the most heavily weighted poll within our calculations. Anyway, that is then, and this is now." more @http://www.theyshootpictures.com/gf1000.htm
AFI's 100 Years…100 Movies – 10th Anniversary Edition was the 2007 updated version of 100 Years… 100 Movies. The original list was first unveiled in 1998. Announced on January 18, 2007, this 10th installment of the American Film Institute's (AFI) Emmy Award-winning AFI 100 Years... series counted down the 100 greatest American movies of all time in a three-hour television event. Aired June 20, 2007 on CBS, it was hosted by Academy Award-winning actor Morgan Freeman. The program considered classic favorites and newly eligible films released from 1996 to 2006.
WIP: With its sprawling celebrity homes, the Walk of Fame, and the iconic sign on the hill, Hollywood is truly the land of stars. Glamorous and larger-than-life, many of the most memorable motion pictures of all time have emanated from its multimillion-dollar film industry, which exports more films per capita than that of any other nation. Directory of World Cinema: American Hollywood lays out the cinematic history of Tinseltown - the industry, the audiences, and, of course, the stars - highlighting important thematic and cultural elements throughout. Profiles and analyses of many of the industry’s most talented and prolific directors give insights into their impact on Hollywood and beyond. A slate of blockbuster successes - and notable flops - are here discussed, providing insight into the ever-shifting aesthetic of Hollywood’s enormous global audience. User-friendly and concise yet containing an astonishing amount of information, Directory of World Cinema: American Hollywood shows how truly indispensable the Hollywood film industry is and provides a fascinating account of its cultural and artistic significance as it marks its centennial. Introduction by the Editor Hollywood: A History? The Hollywood Film Industry Stardom Directors Westerns Crime Film Science Fiction Horror Comedy Historical Films Musicals War Films Dramas Romance Romance Animation Blockbusters Recommended Reading Online Resources Filmography Notes on Contributors
Since the creative talent of Pixar Animation Studios teamed up with the imagineers of Disney, magical, memorable, mesmorizing movies have been the result. Who else could produce quality, classic feature films which stand the test of time like Toy Story, A Bugs Life, and Cars? To paraphrase Pixar's corporate mission, the plan is to develop computer-animated films with heartwarming characters which will appeal to audiences of all ages. With unforgettable characters like Woody, Buzz Lightyear, Lightning McQueen, Wall-E and Nemo; Pixar movies have certainly succeeded.