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Another look at our 100 best movies

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Another look at our 100 best movies

Settings of Movies
The action in our Top 100 films is all over the map — literally. Here’s a sampling of Hollywood’s far-flung adventures.
Fargo
Fargo, ND – Brainerd, MN – Minneapolis
Pulp Fiction
Los Angeles
Die Hard
Los Angeles
Jerry Maguire
Los Angeles – Phoenix
Brokeback Mountain
Riverton, WY – Big Horn Mts., WY – Childress, TX
This is Spi¨al Tap
New York City – Memphis – Seattle
Hoop Dreams
Chicago
Scarface
Miami
Blue Velvet
Lumberton, NC
Do the Right Thing
New York City
Hannah and Her Sisters
New York City
Titanic
The North Atlantic
Moulin Rouge
Paris
Casino Royale
Madagascar – the Bahamas – London – Montenegro – Venice – Miami
Gladiator
Rome – Algeria
The Bourne Supremacy
Goa, India – Berlin – Moscow – New York City
Schindler’s List
Krakow, Poland – Zwittau-Brinnlitz – Czech Republic
Wings of Desire
Berlin
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
Xinjiang Province – Beijing
The Piano
New Zealand


One Actor, Two Roles: A Statistical Analysis
Tom Hanks
Captain Miller Saving Private Ryan
63.1% in friendly territory
36.9% in unfriendly territory
VS
Woody Toy Story
53.2% in friendly territory
46.8% in unfriendly territory

Kate Winslet
Rose Titanic
62% dry
31.7% drenched
6.3% teary
VS
Clementine Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
87.3% dry
2.1% drenched
10.6% teary

Matt Damon
Jason Bourne The Bourne Supremacy
79.3% hauling butt
12.5% kicking butt
8.2% kissing butt
VS
Tom Ripley The Talented Mr. Ripley
9.4% hauling butt
3.8% kicking butt
86.8% kissing butt


Number of Kisses
Brokeback Mountain: 27 kisses
Pretty Woman: 27 kisses
Titanic: 17 kisses
Boogie Nights: 12 kisses


Number of F-Words
Pulp Fiction: 269 F-bombs
GoodFellas: 265 F-bombs
South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut: 140 F-bombs
The Breakfast Club: 16 F-bombs
Jerry Maguire: 10 F-bombs


Movies With the Most Oscar Nominations
Titanic (1997): 14
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001): 13*
Schindler’s List (1993): 12
Gladiator (2000): 12
* The LOTR films earned a total of 30 nominations

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