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Top 10: Films of 1998

This is as far back as I'm going to go. 1998 was the fist year I started watching film hard core and saw enough of the year's films to make a competent list.


10. Dark City
- May have been the pre-cursor to the Matrix.
Dark City

9. A Simple Plan - Helped show that Raimi's the total package. He can do horror, mystery, westerns, superhero, whatever you want.
A Simple Plan

8. Croupier - Clive Owen is a smooth operator. This is the film that helped Hollywood take notice.
Croupier

7. Buffalo 66 - One of the most awkward romances ever put to film. Oddly effective by the end of though.
Buffalo 66

6. American History X - Ed Norton gets Jacked and super racist.
American History X

5. Blade - If you're ever going to get into a scrap, watch this movie first. It'll get you pumped.
Blade

4. The Big Lebowski - Loaded with classic characters.
The Big Lebowski

3. Out of Sight - This was Soderergh's first classic. He kicked out a string of solid crime flick's following it - The Limey, Traffic, and Ocean's 11. Also, this may be J-Lo's only good film.
Out of Sight

2. Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas - My favorite Johnny D and Benicio roles ever.
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

1. Rushmore - This and Bottle Rocket are probably my 2 favorite comedies of all time. They continue to get better with age.
Rushmore


Honourable mentions - Lock Stock and 2 Smoking Barrels, Rounders, Zero Effect, Pi, Pleasantville, Happiness, Saving Private Ryan.
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