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  1. 1. Discover Movie Reviews.Are you a movie dunce? Do you not know your Corleone from your Kurosawa? Would yourecognize a lightsaber if it hit you in the face? Well, do not panic. To help you catch up onyour movie knowledge right heres the very first instalment in your 2-part refresher course inthe leading 10 movies of all time, as voted by the readers of the Net Movie Data source.Cautious, though ... here be spoilers.10. Star Wars IV: A New HopeA long time ago, in a galaxy far, far, away ...Luke Skywalker, farmhand and son of Darth Vader, is torn from his home when his aunt anduncle are murdered by Imperial Storm Troopers searching for the stolen strategies to theDeath Star, a space station with weaponry capable of damaging worlds. Luke escapes withhis 2 droids, Jedi Knight Obi Wan Kenobi, smuggler Han Solo and first mate Chewbacca.After escaping Tatooine, the ragtag team stumble upon the Death Star shortly after it hasactually ruined the world Alderaan. Caught by its tractor beam, their ship is dragged in. Whileattempting to escape the Death Star the group rescue Princess Leia, held prisoner in theships bowels. Throughout the rescue Obi Wan sacrifices himself to enable the others toescape.In a grand finale, Luke ruins the Death Star by heating a missile into a vulnerable point in thestructure of the ship and Darth Vader, is cannoned off into the depths of room.Quote: I felt a fantastic disturbance in the Force, as if millions of voices unexpectedly criedout in terror and were unexpectedly silenced.Trivia: Al Pacino, Burt Reynolds and James Caan apparently rejected the role of Han Solo.9. Pulp FictionA movie whose different plotlines are far too intertwined to sum up in a paragraph or 2, PulpFiction merely informs the story of a day in the life of a team of unusual people-- two hitmen,the wife of a gangster, and a boxer who wiped out in the ring amongst others.Edited to tie each story together, the movie often plays from series-- to the point where thefinal scene and the opening scene take place at the same time. Full of popular culturereferences and quotable lines, Pulp Fiction stays true to form as a Tarantino movie.Quote: Zeds dead, infant. Zeds dead.
  2. 2. Trivia: Vincent Vega (John Travolta) is the brother of Vic Vega, also known as Mr Blonde, inTank Dogs.8. The Good, the Bad and the UglySet during the US Civil War, the movie follows the three heros Blondie (The Great), SnakeEyes (The Bad) and Tuco (The Ugly) in their search of a hoard of gold taken by bank robberCosts Carson. All 3 wish 50 % of the gold-- leading to a good old-fashioned standoff. SnakeEyes is shot dead, and the honorable Blondie allows Tuco his share of the booty.Quote: You see, in this globe theres two kinds of individuals, my friend: Those with loadedfirearms and those who dig. You dig.Trivia: Clint Eastwood wore the very same poncho for all 3 Man With No Name movies--without cleaning it as soon as.7. Schindlers ListYour Movies, Fantastic Films, Movie Reviews