We all have them. The top 10 movies that define who we are. Those few movies that, even after years of watching them, STILL give us goosebumps. Today, I’ll give you five of mine. The other 5 will come soon.
For years I’ve tried to narrow this list down in order of importance, but that’s just not possible. They all mean something different to me depending on when I saw it. They ALL define who I am, good, bad, and embarrassing.
So, here are five in no particular order.
The Breakfast Club
Contact hits that balance between God and science with so much drama and honesty that it gives me pause. I love a movie that can do that.
The Princess Bride
Good Will Hunting
Best screenplay ever. A freaking-mazing. It KILLS me that they wrote this when they were so young. How did they have the wisdom to write these scenes. Gah!
This movie is right up my alley. It’s a thinking drama about second chances and fate, all at the same time. Just beautifully written. Makes me mad I didn’t think of it first. Like crazy mad.
The other 5 will come soon, but I’m curious to hear what other people have listed for their top movies…If you dare, leave them in the comments.
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