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Quezzy Scrapple Level: 116 Posts: 372/3517 EXP: 17155770 For next: 168375 Since: 6.1.02 From: Pittsburgh, PA Since last post: 557 days Last activity: 556 days # 1 Posted on 22.2.02 2147.46 Reposted on: 22.2.09 2159.04 Out of these series of movies which one had the best first movie in the series.
Indiana Jones (Raiders of the Lost Ark)
Personally I'd say Die Hard slightly ahead of Raiders of the Lost Ark. Promote this thread!
lmo911 Italian Level: 36 Posts: 116/238 EXP: 302092 For next: 6021 Since: 2.1.02 From: A ways past Parts Unknown and to the left of Dudleyville Since last post: 5627 days Last activity: 3376 days # 2 Posted on 22.2.02 2157.23 Reposted on: 22.2.09 2159.07 For me, it has to be Raiders of the Lost Ark! -4 eyed Nazis who get horribly burned! -Meltings Nazis! -Nazis getting the crap knocked out of them! It's pretty much a Nazis getting their asses kicked, shot, melted thing. Well that and it was just a fun adventure movie.
MoeGates Boudin blanc Level: 97 Posts: 271/2310 EXP: 9132060 For next: 185298 Since: 6.1.02 From: Brooklyn, NY Since last post: 213 days Last activity: 122 days # 3 Posted on 22.2.02 2217.33 Reposted on: 22.2.09 2229.03 Star Wars by far. Star Wars is the best of that trilogy, and I'm a huge Temple of Doom mark. The other three are outclassed in my opinion. What about Jaws? Moe
Challer Tocino Level: 20 Posts: 12/58 EXP: 36211 For next: 6228 Since: 20.2.02 From: Djibouti Since last post: 6671 days Last activity: 6469 days # 4 Posted on 22.2.02 2251.31 Reposted on: 22.2.09 2252.05 Star Wars dude. You can't resist the power of the dark side.
Quezzy Scrapple Level: 116 Posts: 374/3517 EXP: 17155770 For next: 168375 Since: 6.1.02 From: Pittsburgh, PA Since last post: 557 days Last activity: 556 days # 5 Posted on 22.2.02 2306.23 Reposted on: 22.2.09 2322.52 You liked Star Wars best out of the Star Wars trilogy? That's surprising I think like 95% of the people I know like Empire Strikes Back the best. But I personally like Star Wars better also. As for Jaws, eh, i don't like Jaws, so i left it off. But then again I also don't like Terminator and put it on there so I guess I have no good reason for leaving off Jaws.
spf Scrapple Level: 140 Posts: 348/5410 EXP: 32739682 For next: 546805 Since: 2.1.02 From: The Las Vegas of Canada Since last post: 1718 days Last activity: 111 days # 6 Posted on 23.2.02 0148.15 Reposted on: 23.2.09 0149.26 Man that's tough. I'd have to take Star Wars narrowly over Die Hard and Terminator. Personally I thought Last Crusade and Lethal Weapon 2 were the best in their respective series.
Addy Bauerwurst Level: 25 Posts: 29/105 EXP: 88384 For next: 1237 Since: 24.1.02 From: Melbourne, Aussie Land Since last post: 6673 days Last activity: 6669 days # 7 Posted on 23.2.02 0421.13 Reposted on: 23.2.09 0429.01 THE TERMINATOR Arnie as the bad guy is sooooooooooooooooo cool!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I'll be back! Star Wars is a great movie, but the Empire Strikes Back is better.
Jobberman Kishke Level: 47 Posts: 78/426 EXP: 723453 For next: 42756 Since: 2.1.02 From: West Palm Beach, FL Since last post: 2175 days Last activity: 371 days # 8 Posted on 23.2.02 0722.38 Reposted on: 23.2.09 0729.02 Star Wars then Raiders. What about Back to the Future? I like that one too.
Slestak Salami Level: 34 Posts: 50/201 EXP: 234470 For next: 19184 Since: 2.1.02 From: Oklahoma City Since last post: 6523 days Last activity: 6456 days # 9 Posted on 25.2.02 0958.18 Reposted on: 25.2.09 0959.05 Originally posted by Quezzy Out of these series of movies which one had the best first movie in the series. Star Wars Indiana Jones (Raiders of the Lost Ark) Die Hard Lethal Weapon Terminator If you are measuring the quality of each first movie, then I'd have to say Star Wars (Episode IV, not Episode I) and Raiders are neck-in-neck for me. However, if you compare how much better the first movie is than the rest in the series, then I have to give the nod to Terminator. T2 had cool effects, but was pretty lame. There are other movie franchises that should be in this list. The Alien movies immediately spring to mind.
Net Hack Slasher Banger Level: 105 Posts: 51/2805 EXP: 12219518 For next: 42782 Since: 6.1.02 From: Outer reaches of your mind Since last post: 5682 days Last activity: 4102 days # 10 Posted on 25.2.02 1816.54 Reposted on: 25.2.09 1821.44 I'm an Indiana Jones mark, best series ever..
ScreamingHeadGuy Frankfurter Level: 59 Posts: 13/743 EXP: 1662657 For next: 10481 Since: 1.2.02 From: Appleton, WI Since last post: 2841 days Last activity: 2841 days # 11 Posted on 25.2.02 1944.10 Reposted on: 25.2.09 1957.43 It's gotta be Indiana Jones, by far. As to which StarWars movie was best, I think that Empire, by itself, isn't much. I mean, it's just character development between StarWars and Return. But that's me. And it doesn't really matter, because Indiana Jones is the better movie anyway.
SerWolfe Landjager Level: 66 Posts: 405/955 EXP: 2426641 For next: 35223 Since: 11.1.02 From: st louis Since last post: 6306 days Last activity: 6306 days # 12 Posted on 25.2.02 1951.24 Reposted on: 25.2.09 1959.02 indiana jones.... but it's close... because i still stop and watch star wars whenever its on.. i dont do that for any other movie i've seen before...
Jaguar Knackwurst Level: 113 Posts: 276/3284 EXP: 15460163 For next: 358446 Since: 23.1.02 From: In a Blue State finally Since last post: 552 days Last activity: 552 days # 13 Posted on 25.2.02 2108.29 Reposted on: 25.2.09 2121.26 Die Hard all the way, baby. YIPPIEE KAY YAY! -Jag
The Big Kat Kishke Level: 45 Posts: 165/396 EXP: 647953 For next: 12216 Since: 11.1.02 From: Austin, TX Since last post: 2554 days Last activity: 560 days # 14 Posted on 25.2.02 2135.39 Reposted on: 25.2.09 2159.03 Talk about 5 great movies! This is a tough decision. I'm gonna go with Star Wars. I love Raiders, I love Die Hard. Lethal Weapon and Terminator are great, but don't rank up there with the others.
Bullitt Shot in the dark Level: 90 Posts: 45/1933 EXP: 6988077 For next: 200559 Since: 11.1.02 From: Houston Since last post: 1415 days Last activity: 1415 days # 15 Posted on 27.2.02 0637.59 Reposted on: 27.2.09 0640.23 I'll take Terminator over the others, and I still think it's superior to T2.
Ffej Boudin rouge Level: 51 Posts: 48/513 EXP: 955110 For next: 58835 Since: 15.1.02 From: Flatwoods, KY Since last post: 4415 days Last activity: 2724 days
Y!: # 16 Posted on 27.2.02 0752.15 Reposted on: 27.2.09 0759.01 Star Wars Episode 4: A New Hope. Its a classic, timeless story. The original could stand by itself without the sequels. BTW most people I know hate Empire, but for a transitional film it was great. As for Jedi well to quote Dante form Clerks: "All Jedi had was a bunch of Muppets."
JayJayDean Scrapple Level: 132 Posts: 54/4750 EXP: 26936089 For next: 195915 Since: 2.1.02 From: Seattle, WA Since last post: 1634 days Last activity: 1211 days
Y!: # 17 Posted on 27.2.02 0905.53 Reposted on: 27.2.09 0929.02 Die Hard is my favorite movie of all-time, bar none. If you put all five of these movies in front of me this is the order I would watch them: 1. Die Hard 2. Lethal Weapon 3. The Terminator 4. Raiders of the Lost Ark 5. Star Wars Although, thinking about it further, the list would actually be more like this: 1. Die Hard 2. Lethal Weapon 3. Die Hard (again) 4. The Terminator 5. Raiders of the Lost Ark 6. Die Hard (yet again) 7. Lethal Weapon 8. Star Wars
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