Saturday, May 17, 2008

Playing favorites

It seems like one of the more popular topics these days on chat oriented message boards is listing a favorite "this" and a favorite "that". Far be it for me to deviate from the trend. Some favorites of my own-

Favorite movies:

2001: A Space Odyssey(1968)
Gojira(1954) (the first "Godzilla" film)
The Thing(1982)
The Day The Earth Caught Fire(1961)
Mothra Vs Godzilla(1964)
Destroy All Monsters(1968)
War Of The Gargantuas(1966)
Frankenstein Vs Baragon(1965)
The Beast From 20,000 Fathoms(1953)

Favorite horror films:

Pit And The Pendulum(1961)
The Haunting(1963)
The Descent(2005)
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre(1974)
The Curse Of The Werewolf(1961)
Horror Of Dracula(1958)
The Howling(1981)
An American Werewolf In London(1981)
The Burning(1981)
A Nightmare On Elm Street(1984)
Dog Soldiers(2002)
Night Of The Living Dead(1968)
The Fly(1958)
The Shining(1980)
The Changeling(1979)

Favorite science fiction films:

The Empire Strikes Back(1980)
Star Trek: The Motion Picture(1979)
Close Encounters Of The Third Kind(1977)
The Thing(1982)
Fantastic Voyage(1966)
The Andromeda Strain(1971)
Voyage To The Bottom Of The Sea(1961)
Battle In Outer Space(1959)
Star Wars(1977)
Planet Of The Apes(1968)
The Day The Earth Stood Still(1951)
The Day The Earth Caught Fire(1961)
2001: A Space Odyssey(1968)