Conversation Starters

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Created by Rywaba.

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If you want to have something to talk about with a friend, watch one of these movies together and you should be set for conversation for a while. I didn't select each of these movies individually; rather, I used a stupidly complicated "discussability" formula that I devised to generate this list. I have another list called "Discussable Movies" with a better formula, but I lost that formula and couldn't recreate it, so this here is my best attempt.

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  1. 3 -

    Back to the Future

    1985, in 23 top lists Check
  2. 24 -

    The Truman Show

    1998, in 12 top lists Check
  3. 28 +1

    The Matrix

    1999, in 26 top lists Check
  4. 36 +1

    Alien

    1979, in 27 top lists Check
  5. 50 +2

    Terminator 2: Judgment Day

    1991, in 21 top lists Check
  6. 76 +2

    Jurassic Park

    1993, in 20 top lists Check
  7. 93 -2

    Twelve Monkeys

    1995, in 13 top lists Check
  8. 96 +19

    Inception

    2010, in 17 top lists Check
  9. 99 -6

    Aliens

    1986, in 20 top lists Check
  10. 101 -

    Moon

    2009, in 5 top lists Check
  11. 117 +2

    Ghost Busters

    1984 — a.k.a. Ghostbusters, in 13 top lists Check
  12. 126 -

    The Thing

    1982, in 20 top lists Check
  13. 145 -1

    The Fifth Element

    1997, in 7 top lists Check
  14. 147 +4

    The Terminator

    1984, in 20 top lists Check
  15. 149 -8

    Back to the Future Part II

    1989, in 4 top lists Check
  16. 150 -7

    Iron Man

    2008, in 7 top lists Check
  17. 165 +8

    Gattaca

    1997, in 2 top lists Check
  18. 175 +3

    Star Trek

    2009, in 7 top lists Check
  19. 185 -6

    Metropolis

    1927, in 33 top lists Check
  20. 212 +6

    Children of Men

    2006, in 10 top lists Check
  21. 221 +6

    X: First Class

    2011 — a.k.a. X-Men: First Class, in 2 top lists Check
  22. 237 +3

    Minority Report

    2002, in 5 top lists Check
  23. 239 +33

    Gayniggers from Outer Space

    1992, in 0 top lists Check
  24. 262 -16

    Dünyayi Kurtaran Adam'in oglu

    2006 — a.k.a. Turks in Space, in 0 top lists Check
  25. 283 -1

    E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial

    1982, in 28 top lists Check
  26. 303 +31

    Firefly

    2002, in 0 top lists Check
  27. 317 +53

    Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

    2004, in 25 top lists Check
  28. 329 -30

    Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog

    2008, in 1 top list Check
  29. 332 -5

    Back to the Future Part III

    1990, in 4 top lists Check
  30. 341 +6

    Total Recall

    1990, in 7 top lists Check
  31. 344 +53

    A Clockwork Orange

    1971, in 33 top lists Check
  32. 345 +4

    Planet of the Apes

    1968, in 15 top lists Check
  33. 359 +70

    Repo! The Genetic Opera

    2008, in 1 top list Check
  34. 360 -7

    Predator

    1987, in 5 top lists Check
  35. 378 new

    Trudno byt bogom

    2013 — a.k.a. Hard to Be a God, in 1 top list Check
  36. 386 +18

    The Avengers

    2012, in 8 top lists Check
  37. 391 +4

    The Fly

    1986, in 10 top lists Check
  38. 392 -8

    Men in Black

    1997, in 6 top lists Check
  39. 410 -29

    La jetée

    1962 — a.k.a. La Jetée, in 18 top lists Check
  40. 417 +58

    District 9

    2009, in 9 top lists Check
  41. 425 +12

    Lola rennt

    1998 — a.k.a. Run Lola Run, in 6 top lists Check
  42. 434 +26

    Akira

    1988, in 20 top lists Check
  43. 435 -12

    Close Encounters of the Third Kind

    1977, in 22 top lists Check
  44. 439 +76

    Blade Runner

    1982, in 30 top lists Check
  45. 441 -7

    Le voyage dans la lune

    1902 — a.k.a. A Trip to the Moon, in 13 top lists Check
  46. 475 -7

    X-Men: Days of Future Past

    2014, in 4 top lists Check
  47. 488 +26

    Serenity

    2005, in 4 top lists Check
  48. 491 -18

    2012

    2009, in 1 top list Check
  49. 495 -12

    I Am Legend

    2007, in 5 top lists Check
  50. 499 -10

    X-Men

    2000, in 4 top lists Check
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