"The greatest 5 minutes in cinema history..."

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  • steveinazsteveinaz Posts: 19,492
    My absolute favorite:

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  • Tony MTony M Posts: 9,469
    Viking64 wrote: »
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    Blue Velvet... :D ...filmed right here in ol' Wilmington NC. B)

    Pretty low key high tension movie. ;)

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  • joecoulsonjoecoulson Posts: 4,975
    Mine disappeared as it might have had language in it but:
    The end of Seven where he asks what’s in the box.
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  • Jimbo18Jimbo18 Posts: 2,222
    Almost any 5 mins. from Pulp Fiction.

    The diner scene from Reservoir Dogs. Brilliant writing.

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  • decaldecal Posts: 3,193
    If you can't hear a difference, don't waste your money.
  • mlistens03mlistens03 Posts: 2,759
    This is definitely not the best, but still one of my favorites. (Incredibles 2)

    I couldn't find one that didn't have a bunch of watermarks.
  • joecoulsonjoecoulson Posts: 4,975
    Very good scene^
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  • Mikey081057Mikey081057 Posts: 7,430
    F1nut wrote: »
    Cheech Marin's, "we got *****" scene in From Dusk Till Dawn.

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  • obieoneobieone Posts: 5,108
    One of the funniest scenes in all of cinema. How Spade got through this straight faced is beyond me

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  • +1 for the Robert Shaw scene from Jaws and John Adams scene. John Adams is a great mini-series and highly recommended.

    One of my favorites.....

  • kevhed72kevhed72 Posts: 4,347
    Dennis Hopper with Chritopher Walken in True Romance.... Look up True Romance Sicilians at your own peril
    I honestly dont remember seeing this...is this one of those movies I should see asap?
  • HermitismHermitism Posts: 3,377
    kevhed72 wrote: »
    Dennis Hopper with Chritopher Walken in True Romance.... Look up True Romance Sicilians at your own peril
    I honestly dont remember seeing this...is this one of those movies I should see asap?
    Quentin Tarantino wrote it. If you like him, you'll love it.

  • afterburntafterburnt Posts: 7,619
    rpf65 wrote: »
    I’m thinking you’ve reached the point where people are afraid to open your posts.

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  • afterburntafterburnt Posts: 7,619
    rpf65 wrote: »
    I’m thinking you’ve reached the point where people are afraid to open your posts.

    I disabled, I am the South Carolina woman who gouged her eyes out on meth.
  • afterburntafterburnt Posts: 7,619
    rpf65 wrote: »
    I’m thinking you’ve reached the point where people are afraid to open your posts.

    I disabled, I am the South Carolina woman who gouged her eyes out on meth.
  • Mikey081057Mikey081057 Posts: 7,430
    Hermitism wrote: »
    kevhed72 wrote: »
    Dennis Hopper with Chritopher Walken in True Romance.... Look up True Romance Sicilians at your own peril
    I honestly dont remember seeing this...is this one of those movies I should see asap?
    Quentin Tarantino wrote it. If you like him, you'll love it.

    It was kinda weird because the title made it sound like it was a chick flick but it was the furthest thing from a chick flick with an all star cast.



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  • daddyjtdaddyjt Posts: 1,494
    A few of my favorites:

    The Watch scene from PF:


    Caddy shack - the only time Bill Murray and Chevy Chase were in the same scene...:


    The dinner scene from Goodfellas:

  • nooshinjohnnooshinjohn Posts: 22,963
    What's even more cool is that scene from Goodfellas was largely unscripted. When Joe Pesci goes on his rant, none of it was scripted, catching Ray Liotta flat-footed for his own dialog. The look of confusion and shock on his face was both genuine and perfect for the scene.
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  • SCompRacerSCompRacer Posts: 7,234
    edited February 2019
    Kagemusha, 1980.

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  • aprazer402aprazer402 Posts: 2,089

    It's 5:14 minutes. IMHO IT WAS REAL! :)
  • westmassguywestmassguy Posts: 6,731
    Two of my favorites:

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  • obieoneobieone Posts: 5,108
    I refuse to argue with idiots, because people can't tell the DIFFERENCE!
  • joecoulsonjoecoulson Posts: 4,975
    @daddyjt thank you very much for posting that watch scene from PF. I forgot how funny that was.
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  • BlueFoxBlueFox Posts: 13,936
    Interesting that a video is available for a favorable movie moment.
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  • aprazer402aprazer402 Posts: 2,089
    BlueFox wrote: »
    Interesting that a video is available for a favorable movie moment.

    Yes, I was aware the moonwalk is a video and not a Hollywood movie.

    Just thought it was significant, (a slight derail).

    The Abraham Zapruder film is another example of filmed history. What was hidden behind that road sign? We'll probably never know.
  • Tony MTony M Posts: 9,469
    Or the storm water drain. :#
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  • Tony MTony M Posts: 9,469
    This was pretty dramatic in its day.
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  • motorhead43026motorhead43026 Posts: 3,775
    edited February 2019
    Because its judgement that defeats us.

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