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    Great movie scenes & sequences

    Following on from the "your 3 favourite movies" thread,what's your favourite or most memorable scene from the flicks?


    A great movie is many things,often a bunch of epic sequences(Apocalypse Now) or even one great scene(12 angry men)Some of the gretest scenes are stuck in ordinary films so what's your most memorable scene?

    I'll start with Quint(Robert Shaw) and the USS Indianapolis speech from Jaws....just pure genius from a great actor.

    http://youtu.be/u9S41Kplsbs

    honourable mention to Tom Hanks in Castaway(which I've always thought is a very underrated film)for the 10 or so minute section early on after he washes up on the beach where there's absolutely no dialogue at all...none,zero...not a word is spoken and yet Hanks acts it out of the park...it's an incredibly brave thing to ask an audience to sit through a prolonged period of silence and yet it's as compelling a sequence as I've ever seen.

    what you got?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Redlichtie View Post
    Following on from the "your 3 favourite movies" thread,what's your favourite or most memorable scene from the flicks?


    A great movie is many things,often a bunch of epic sequences(Apocalypse Now) or even one great scene(12 angry men)Some of the gretest scenes are stuck in ordinary films so what's your most memorable scene?

    I'll start with Quint(Robert Shaw) and the USS Indianapolis speech from Jaws....just pure genius from a great actor.

    honourable mention to Tom Hanks in Castaway(which I've always thought is a very underrated film)for the 10 or so minute section early on after he washes up on the beach where there's absolutely no dialogue at all...none,zero...not a word is spoken and yet Hanks acts it out of the park...it's an incredibly brave thing to ask an audience to sit through a prolonged period of silence and yet it's as compelling a sequence as I've ever seen.

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    From a movie
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S3yon2GyoiM


    from a TV show:
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4gqypjKqisY

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    Quote Originally Posted by Redlichtie View Post
    Following on from the "your 3 favourite movies" thread,what's your favourite or most memorable scene from the flicks?


    A great movie is many things,often a bunch of epic sequences(Apocalypse Now) or even one great scene(12 angry men)Some of the gretest scenes are stuck in ordinary films so what's your most memorable scene?

    I'll start with Quint(Robert Shaw) and the USS Indianapolis speech from Jaws....just pure genius from a great actor.

    http://youtu.be/u9S41Kplsbs

    honourable mention to Tom Hanks in Castaway(which I've always thought is a very underrated film)for the 10 or so minute section early on after he washes up on the beach where there's absolutely no dialogue at all...none,zero...not a word is spoken and yet Hanks acts it out of the park...it's an incredibly brave thing to ask an audience to sit through a prolonged period of silence and yet it's as compelling a sequence as I've ever seen.

    what you got?
    this ****ing guy hold on it will take awhile. I'll show you the best scene ever on camera

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    Quote Originally Posted by thebigragu View Post
    I'll show you the best scene ever on camera
    how the heck did you get a copy of that? I keep the original in a safe

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    Both on camera same time amazing scene not my favorite but real hard to beat. just perfect

    if it was me and green back in the day i would of left him a naked picture of myself to totally confuse him



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    Off top of my head this Scorcese sequence comes to mind.


    Get the papers, get the papers

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    hard pressed to beat these too.


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    ^^^^^
    3:39 priceless
    Last edited by thebigragu; 10-23-2013 at 03:14 PM.

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    This has always been one of my favorite scenes, though it's missing my favorite part ("I have just two small pairs. Eights . . . and Eights.")


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    Bullit


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    The end of Braveheart.

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    Quote Originally Posted by 24 View Post
    The end of Braveheart.
    Car chase scene in the French Connection.

    All of the scenes with DiNiro and Mickey R. in Angel Heart.

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    Quote Originally Posted by thebigragu View Post
    ^^^^^
    3:39 priceless
    Never seen . Must watch now. Walken is the best

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