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Created Dec 16, 2010 02:23AM PST • Updated Dec 16, 2010 02:23AM PST

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1st The Shawshank Re...
1994 Perfect 93 Points
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Ultimate male bonding, pungent dialogue, and charismatic performances make this a classic fairytale for grown men. Tim Robbins’ steely, understated banker-behind-bars buddies up with Morgan Freeman’s laconic, decent con to form a duo for the ages.

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Added Dec 16, 2010 02:23AM PST • Updated Dec 16, 2010 02:23AM PST
1st Rudy
1993 Really Great 83 Points
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Rudy is the first perfect boyhood football movie, if not necessarily the first overall perfect football movie. It beatifies a tough Irish-Catholic boy from Chicago who lionizes football, then plays it and is defined by it.

Daniel ‘Rudy’ Ruettiger grew up craning his neck one state over, towards South Bend, home of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish. Notre Dame football and by extension Notre Dame University was how the Ruettiger men defined themselves, none more than the little man of the family – all 5’6", 185 lbs. of him.

Sean Astin jumped in the box, assumed the position, took on all…

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Added Dec 16, 2010 02:23AM PST • Updated Dec 16, 2010 02:23AM PST

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