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Last movie you watched......

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by Jenny Jobs, Dec 29, 2008.

  1. TigerVols

    TigerVols Well-Known Member

    Calling Die Hard a heist movie is like calling The Eagles a Southern Rock band.
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  2. Songbird

    Songbird Well-Known Member

    Affleck and Renner heisted Fenway.
  3. Azrael

    Azrael Well-Known Member

    It's a pretty elastic category.

    'Dog Day Afternoon' is a heist movie, too.
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  4. Azrael

    Azrael Well-Known Member

    'The Town' is a good genre movie. Maybe even a little underrated.

    'Inside Man' is likewise underrated, as is always the case for Spike.

    'Heat,' on the other hand, is a little overrated, and wallows once Pacino and De Niro sit down together.
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  5. Azrael

    Azrael Well-Known Member

    Not sure I've ever entirely made my peace with postmodern British heisters, like 'Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels,' or 'Layer Cake,' but 'Sexy Beast' is a great little movie.
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  6. garrow

    garrow Well-Known Member

    Sexy Beast is an incredible movie. One of the best of this century. Inside Man and the Town are often-played DVDs from my collection.
  7. DanOregon

    DanOregon Well-Known Member

    For heist movies you really need to check out The Score - with DeNiro and Gene Hackman in David Mamet's "Heist."
  8. DanielSimpsonDay

    DanielSimpsonDay Well-Known Member





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  9. Azrael

    Azrael Well-Known Member

    One of Sir Ben's greatest scenes.
  10. Azrael

    Azrael Well-Known Member

    On the subject of foreign heist films, 'Bob Le Flambeur,' 1956, is among the best ever made.
  11. justgladtobehere

    justgladtobehere Well-Known Member

    This might be widely known and I am being pedantic, but The Killing was a huge influence on Reservoir Dogs.
  12. Raven

    Raven Well-Known Member

    What about the hit 1995 film Heat?
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