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#338064 - 04/24/07 09:51 PM Your top 5 movie Heros
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1. The Punisher
2. Batman from Batman Begins
3. Dean from the show Supernatural (yes it's not a movie but still pretty sweet)
4. Duncan Macleod
5. Connor Macleod
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#338065 - 04/25/07 01:12 AM Re: Your top 5 movie Heros [Re: Stormdragon]
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Storm, I won't add anything at this time but I love Supernatural and I love the Highlander.

Oh what the hell. These are the ones I grew up with and emulated though they are not movie heroes but I loved them the same ... sorry for getting your post off track.

1. Steve Austin - The Bionic Man
2. Spiderman - The cartoon character I grew up with in the 70's
3. Little Joe - Bonanza
4. Starbuck - Original Battlestar Galactica
5. The Lone Ranger - 1949-1959 (Clayton Moore)
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#338066 - 04/25/07 01:56 AM Re: Your top 5 movie Heros [Re: Stormdragon]
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Great topic. I have a lot of movie hero's, but here goes my top 5 for the day:

1. Marv- Sin City
2. Indiana Jones
3. Wolverine
4. Gandalf
5. Leonidas

I have always been drawn to anti-hero's, and people who see the world in black and white, and people who stand their ground against a Balrog and shout 'YOU SHALL NOT PAAAAASSS!!!!' Gandalf would have made a kick a$$ nightclub doorman

Ask me again tomorrow and my top 5 will be different, or expand the list to a top 100 and prepare for a long post
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#338067 - 04/25/07 08:52 AM Re: Your top 5 movie Heros [Re: Cord]
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For number one, got to go with Ash from Army of Darkness. Bruce campbell was da shiznik in this.

1. Ash - Army of Darkness
2. Kowalski - Vanishing Point
3. Chris Tucker - Rush Hour 1 & 2
4. Charles Bronson - Mr Majestyk
5. Buford Pusser - Walking Tall

I have a few more but these are the stand outs. These movies really had an impact on me and I still watch them all regularly.

Some other notbales:
Legolas - Lord of the Rings
Steve Mcqueen - Bullitt, The Magnificent Seven
Clint Eastwood - in anything but especially as Dirty Harry or the man with no name from the old spaghetti westerns.

okay Im done now.

Scottie


Edited by RazorFoot (04/25/07 08:54 AM)
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#338068 - 04/29/07 03:06 AM Re: Your top 5 movie Heros [Re: Stormdragon]
Tashigae Offline
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Registered: 03/08/05
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Loc: Samarobriva, Gallia
In no particular order :

Lee Van Cleef as Colonel Douglas Mortimer in For a few Dollars More (Sergio Leone)
Christian Bale as Cleric John Preston in Equilibrium (Kurt Wimmer)
Jean Reno as Leon in Leon (“The Professional”) (Luc Besson)
Nakadai Tatsuya as Magobei in Goyokin (“Gold of the Shogun”) (Hideo Gosha)
Miyaguchi Seiji as Kyuzo in Shichinin no Samurai (“Seven Samurai”) (Kurosawa Akira)
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#338069 - 04/29/07 06:59 AM Re: Your top 5 movie Heros [Re: Stormdragon]
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There's only 1 character I'd dare to call a hero;

Rocky Balboa.

-Taison out
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#338070 - 04/29/07 02:39 PM Re: Your top 5 movie Heros [Re: Taison]
grumbleweed Offline
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Registered: 08/12/06
Posts: 446
Rocky
Capt Willard
Harry Callahan
Clarence Worley
Lt Morris Schaffer
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#338071 - 05/06/07 01:15 PM Re: Your top 5 movie Heros [Re: grumbleweed]
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Registered: 05/06/07
Posts: 66
Loc: West Midlands, UK
1 : Daniel LaRusso - That film inspired me to begin MA
2 : John McClane - Yippie Kay Ya Muther'hubbard'!
3 : Nino Brown - Sit your five-dollar ass down before I make change.
4 : Biff - Mcfly Mcfly
5 : Steve Stifler
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#338072 - 05/07/07 06:36 AM Re: Your top 5 movie Heros [Re: Stormdragon]
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Registered: 07/22/04
Posts: 2510
Loc: UK
1) Spidey
2) Silver surfer
3) Batman
4) Bruce Lee (enter the dragon)
5) Christian Bale in equilibrium, but not as batman.

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#338073 - 05/07/07 11:07 AM Re: Your top 5 movie Heros [Re: Supremor]
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Ash from the Army of Darkness.

Kurt Russell in Big Trouble in Little China

Emperor Kuzco in The Emperor's New Groove

The main character in Office Space
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#338074 - 05/07/07 11:43 AM Re: Your top 5 movie Heros [Re: rideonlythelabel]
Tashigae Offline
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Loc: Samarobriva, Gallia
Quote:

Ash from the Army of Darkness.

Kurt Russell in Big Trouble in Little China

Emperor Kuzco in The Emperor's New Groove

The main character in Office Space




Why do I have the funny feeling that something's not quite right about your top 5?

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#338075 - 05/07/07 12:05 PM Re: Your top 5 movie Heros [Re: Tashigae]
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Everything must be done the way other people told you to, eh slavebot?
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#338076 - 05/07/07 12:14 PM Re: Your top 5 movie Heros [Re: rideonlythelabel]
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He was trying not to embarrass you Tashigae, you are his fifth hero. See, now there it is, out in the open. Jeez, next time just take the hint buddy.

Scottie
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#338077 - 05/07/07 09:06 PM Re: Your top 5 movie Heros [Re: rideonlythelabel]
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Quote:

Everything must be done the way other people told you to, eh slavebot?






Quote:

He was trying not to embarrass you Tashigae, you are his fifth hero. See, now there it is, out in the open. Jeez, next time just take the hint buddy.




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