Starring: Roy Scheider, Robert Shaw, Richard Dreyfuss
‘Jaws’ is based on Peter Benchley’s best-selling book by the same name about a huge Great White shark that terrorizes a small New England community.
Quote: “You’re gonna need a bigger boat.”
Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)
Starring: Richard Dreyfuss, Teri Garr, Melinda Dillon
A cable repairman has a close encounter with a UFO, and then begins a quest to find answers to his new found strange behaviour.
Quote: “I guess you’ve noticed something a little strange with Dad.”
Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
Starring: Harrison Ford, Karen Allen
It’s a race between the Nazi’s and Archaeologist Dr. Indiana Jones to find Noah’s Ark and the Ten Commandments.
Quote: “Snakes. Why’d it have to be snakes?”
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)
Starring: Henry Thomas, Drew Barrymore
After an alien gets left behind on Earth by his pals, he is helped in his effort to return home by a couple of young children.
Quote: “Is he a pig? He sure eats like one.”
The Color Purple (1985)
Starring: Whoopi Goldberg, Danny Glover
This story revolves around the struggles encountered by Celie, an early 1900′s African American woman.
Quote: “You a low down dirty dog, that’s what’s wrong.”
Jurassic Park (1993)
Starring: Sam Neill, Laura Dern, Jeff Goldblum
The security system running a Dinosaur Theme Park fails to hold it’s occupants, resulting in numerous problems.
Quote: “That is one big pile of s***”
Schindler’s List (1993)
Starring: Liam Neeson, Ben Kingsley, Ralph Fiennes
The incredible story of Oskar Schindler, and his humanitarian turn towards saving Jews from Nazi concentration camps.
Quote: “I pardon you.”
Saving Private Ryan (1998)
Starring: Tom Hanks, Tom Sizemore
Many WWII vets attest to the authenticity of this film about the search for the last living brother of four in the war.
Quote: “I have here a very old letter, written to a Mrs. Bixby in Boston.”
Catch Me If You Can (2002)
Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hanks
This film is based on the adventures of master con man Frank Abagnale Jr., and his pursuit by FBI agent Carl Hanratty.
Quote: “Just tell me how much he owes and I’ll pay you back.”
War of the Worlds (2005)
Starring: Tom Cruise, Dakota Fanning, Justin Chatwin
A father tries to navigate his son and daughter out of harms way as aliens invade Earth in a massive surprise attack.
Quote: “There’s nothing living in that direction!”
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