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08-17-2003, 04:09 PM
What's the movie genre you dislike the most, what's your favorite movie of that genre.



08-17-2003, 04:19 PM
My least favorite genre is also action, but I LOVE Pulp Fiction, Apocalypse Now, and Seven Samurai. Although, a good case could be made saying that all of those are more drama than action. So if I were to choose my favorite pure action movie, it's between Leon and T2. Both of those are 9/10's in my book.

08-17-2003, 04:41 PM
I hate Westerns, easily my least favourite genre and as I wouldn't really count Blazing Saddles among them (that goes in comedy) I'll have to go with my number two pick.

Genre: War
Favourite film: Three Kings and Full Metal Jacket

08-17-2003, 05:22 PM
Least Favorite Genre: Romance
Fave Movie Of The Genre: Titanic or There's Something About Mary I guess...

Lazy Boy
08-17-2003, 05:31 PM
I've never been too enthused with Westerns, but I did think Unforgiven was a great film.

08-17-2003, 05:34 PM
I hate Westerns, but I thought Tombstone was a fuckin excellent movie! ;)

08-17-2003, 05:37 PM
Least Favorite Genre: Musicals
Favorite Musical: THE WIZARD OF OZ

The Other
08-17-2003, 08:27 PM
Originally posted by Antonio
Least Favorite Genre: Musicals
Favorite Musical: THE WIZARD OF OZ

But, if animated musicals count, I'd go with Beauty and the Beast (1991). But I HATE most musicals, otherwise.

08-17-2003, 11:18 PM
Least favourite genre-Musicals
Favorite movie-The Rocky Horror Picture Show (I fucking love this movie :p)

Frank the Tank
08-17-2003, 11:27 PM
Least Favorite Genre: Romantic Comedy
Favorite Movie: Punch Drunk Love

08-17-2003, 11:51 PM
Least Favorite Genre: Horror :eek:

Favorite Movie of the Genre: The Shining (I think that counts... correct me if I'm wrong)

Annie Hall
08-17-2003, 11:51 PM
Least favorite genre: Westerns
Favorite movie in that genre: Butch Cassidy, of course. Oddly, in my top 5 of all time, even though the genre sucks.

08-17-2003, 11:57 PM
Least Favorite Genre: Musical

Favorite Film of the Genre: Fantasia (1940)

08-18-2003, 01:39 AM
Least Favorite Genre: Science Fiction

Favorite Movie: A Clockwork Orange (9/10)

The Delfonics
08-18-2003, 02:45 AM
LEAST FAV: Musicals

FAV FROM GENRE: Fantasia or South Park Movie

08-18-2003, 03:18 AM
Least Favorite Genre: Musicals/Westerns (tie)

Favorite Film of the Genre: Musicals - "Chicago", "Moulin Rouge", "The Wizard of Oz", "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory". Westerns - "Tombstone".

08-18-2003, 07:54 AM
Least fave genre: War
Fave movie of genre: Apocalypse Now

08-18-2003, 06:51 PM
least favorite genre: Drama

favorite movie from that genre: 8 mile

08-18-2003, 06:53 PM
Least Favourite Genre: Romance
Favourite Movie from that Genre: Casablanca, From Here to Eternity, or Titanic.

08-18-2003, 07:18 PM
I'm not a fan of musicals either but Chicago, Moulin Rouge, The King and I (9156), Fantasia, The Wizard of Oz and South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut all rule!

08-19-2003, 02:02 AM
Originally posted by Hannibal21

FAVORITE MOVIE OF THE GENRE: Pulp Fiction (If that doesn't count, then The French Connection)
If Pulp Fiction is anything, it's not an action movie in my opinion. No action scenes or anything in it.

Least favorite genre: Horror

Favorite movie of the genre: A Nightmare on Elm Street

08-19-2003, 03:07 AM
Yeah, I'd sooner classify Pulp Fiction as sci-fi horror than action.

My least favorite genre in general is probably horror, of which my favorite is The Exorcist. But there are a lot of horror films I really dig, my least favorite genre is really the slasher sub-genre, of which my favorite film is Halloween.

The 8 Ball
08-19-2003, 03:24 AM
LEAST FAV GENRE: Romantic Comedy

FAV FROM GENRE: Punch-Drunk Love

08-19-2003, 12:27 PM

Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, my top 20 of all-time.

08-19-2003, 12:49 PM
Least Favorite Genre: Romantic Comedy

Favorite Film of the Genre: As Good As It Gets

Incredible film. Perfect Performances. I mean, I usually avoid most romantic comedies at any cost, but this one drew me in. Maybe it was Jack, maybe it was Greg, and maybe it was Helen, but something drew me to it, and I've loved it ever since. One of the only [read: many. lol] movies that can get me misty-eyed.



Puck Bond
08-19-2003, 02:27 PM
Least favorite genre is probably Musicals, but my favorite Musical is Singin' in the Rain.

Raymond Babbit
08-19-2003, 04:22 PM
Least favorite genre: Romance/Romantic comedies/ Musical

Favorite of the genres: City of Angels/There's Something About Mary/Tommy

Fight Cluber
08-20-2003, 01:30 PM
Genre: Horror
Movie: Jason X

08-21-2003, 03:06 AM
Originally posted by The 8 Ball
LEAST FAV GENRE: Romantic Comedy

FAV FROM GENRE: Punch-Drunk Love

Hey, that's just what I was gonna say. I have this strong adversion to the genre, yet PDL was something unique enough that I admired it regardless.

10-27-2003, 03:22 PM
Least Favorite Genre:Children's

Favorite Film of the Genre:Willy Wonka and The Chocolate Factory

10-27-2003, 03:24 PM
I'd have to go with genre being WAR and movie being Gettysburg.

10-27-2003, 03:34 PM
Least Favourite Genre: War
Favourite Film: Schindler's List and Full Metal Jacket

The Lolo
10-27-2003, 04:00 PM
War : Shindler's List
Musicals : Moulin Rouge

Raw Chili
10-27-2003, 04:09 PM
Least Favorite: Either Muscial or Western
Favorites: Muscial would be Rocky Horror and Western would be Tombstone

10-27-2003, 04:13 PM
Least favourite genre: Musicals

Favourite movie of that genre: Chicago

10-27-2003, 09:43 PM
My least favorite genres

Musicals:The Rocky Horror Picture Show

Romance of anykind comedy,drama:Chasing Amy

10-27-2003, 09:51 PM
Least favorite genre: Horror

Favorite from the genre: A Nightmare on Elm Street 3

Damned Martian
10-28-2003, 05:28 AM
Western - Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (9/10)

11-03-2003, 10:32 AM
Comedy-Saving Silverman

Golden Ghost
11-03-2003, 11:13 AM
Them bloody Period Dramas! Actually, Documentary's probably bore the backside off me even more...

However, I have a soft spot for The Blair Witch Project. Not fully Documentary, but it's shot that way.

11-06-2003, 12:45 AM
Least favorite : WAR


Loathe the genre but LOVED the movie, go figure

11-07-2003, 01:38 PM
Least favorite genre - Slasher flicks

favorite movie of that genre - Halloween

night prowler
11-07-2003, 02:38 PM
Least favorite genre: Comedy

Favorite movie from genre: Mallrats

11-07-2003, 03:28 PM
Least favorite genre: Horror

Favorite movie of this genre: The Exorcist or Halloween

Hucksta G
11-10-2003, 08:46 PM
Two Least Favourite Genres: Western and Documentary

Favourite Western: Dances with Wolves

Favourite Documentary: Bowling for Columbine