What film(s) have you seen the most times?

It has to be a tie between Conan the Barbarian (1982) and of all things, Kingpin (1996). Conan is absolutely my favorite movie. I never get tired of watching it or listening to the soundtrack. Kingpin, well, I made it my job to introduce as many people to it in college as I could, armed with a single VHS tape. For better or worse, I know I've spent over 24 hours of my life watching Kingpin.
 

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I generally don't rewatch films, so the very few exceptions stick out.
-- all the lord of the rings. I've seen each easily four times, and I'm talking extensed DVD / BluRay stuff.
-- The Great Race. Funniest film, hands down
-- Inception. Cause you kinda have to.
-- Shrek 1. My kids took turns falling in love, so we had to.

Done.
 

Hex08

Adventurer
The original Star Wars trilogy, the Star Trek Movies, The Princess Bride, Excalibur, Time Bandits, Dark City, The Matrix, Glory, Raiders of the Lost Ark and A Christmas Story.

Edited to add: Now that I have been looking closer at other people's lists there are a bunch of other movies that I have seen a bunch of times that I didn't list. Several Tarantino movies, Blade Runner and Alien are examples
 
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MNblockhead

A Title Much Cooler Than Anything on the Old Site
Ignoring films that were played a lot when the kids were young, for movies that I specifically choose for myself to watch, it is either Blade Runner or Highlander.
 

Mercurius

Legend
A little surprised how much love 13th Warrior gets. I mean, I enjoyed it when I saw it, but some folks just revere that movie.
I had the same thought, but it makes me think I should give it a re-watch. If I remember correctly, it came out at a time when there weren't a lot of fantasy offerings, so I had high hopes for it. I saw it in the theater when it came out and was underwhelmed.
 

Mad_Jack

Hero
I had the same thought, but it makes me think I should give it a re-watch. If I remember correctly, it came out at a time when there weren't a lot of fantasy offerings, so I had high hopes for it. I saw it in the theater when it came out and was underwhelmed.

I think a lot of folks who watch The 13th Warrior go into it with the expectation of a big action film, while, although there are battles and action, it's actually more of a film about the Hero's Journey than the fights the hero gets into along the way. If you look at it as a reality tv show following a regular guy as he gets dragged off to become a hero, it gets more interesting. Think of Antonio Banderas as a really tall hobbit, lol.

If you read the introduction to Crichton's book, The Eaters of the Dead, he actually wrote it as a faux scholarly paper to explore the question of how legends take root from real-life seeds - He tacked the Beowulf story onto the real-life travelogue written by a 13th-century Arab who actually did travel far into the northwestern part of Russia, and threw in the possibility of small pockets of Neanderthals surviving into the modern era. I definitely recommend reading the book (or at least the intro to it, lol) to anyone seeking a deeper appreciation of the movie.
 

payn

Legend
I think a lot of folks who watch The 13th Warrior go into it with the expectation of a big action film, while, although there are battles and action, it's actually more of a film about the Hero's Journey than the fights the hero gets into along the way. If you look at it as a reality tv show following a regular guy as he gets dragged off to become a hero, it gets more interesting. Think of Antonio Banderas as a really tall hobbit, lol.
This makes me never want to see it again.
If you read the introduction to Crichton's book, The Eaters of the Dead, he actually wrote it as a faux scholarly paper to explore the question of how legends take root from real-life seeds - He tacked the Beowulf story onto the real-life travelogue written by a 13th-century Arab who actually did travel far into the northwestern part of Russia, and threw in the possibility of small pockets of Neanderthals surviving into the modern era. I definitely recommend reading the book (or at least the intro to it, lol) to anyone seeking a deeper appreciation of the movie.
This brings back my interest.
 

Mannahnin

Scion of Murgen (He/Him)
It's a good movie. Lots of fun scenes, nice more realistic take on Beowulf, good atmosphere and performances, with no "name" actors other than Banderas, which adds to the immersion. It's also pretty close to an all warrior/ranger/rogue D&D party a la 2nd Ed AD&D's Vikings Campaign Sourcebook.
 


TheSword

Legend
Jurassic Park, the first. The best film of all time. It really isn’t dated at all, with the exception of the computing stuff.

Love it so much, I’ve lost track of the number of times I’ve seen it.
 

Art Waring

Redlined Ratrod
13th Warrior is a great film, though when I was younger I really didn't appreciate it.

I read Eaters of the Dead and was very taken with its approach towards the shaping and retelling of the mythology, and it actually brought me back to the film.

The film had a great DP (director of photography), and the film has a very gritty look, particularly in the caves (great scene with the totem and skulls all over the floor), which was quite in contrast to many fantasy films of the 90's.
 

BrokenTwin

Biological Disaster
Hot Fuzz. Brilliant movie with almost the entirety of the dialog of the first half directly foreshadowing the second half. Also one of my favorite bromance movies that somehow manages to not feel queer-baity despite the lines from the cut love-interest being given entirely unchanged to the secondary protagonist.
 

Ixal

Adventurer
For some reason when I just want to have some white noise in the background I start some old disaster movie like Towering Inferno.
Not sure if that really counts as seen though as I do not spend too much attention to it.
 

This is a hard list because I am not sure my memory is good enough to recollect what I have watched the most. Here are some movies I know I have seen many, many times

A Better Tomorrow
A Chinese Ghost Story
The Bride with White Hair
Commando
Conan The Barbarian
Come Drink with Me
Dirty Harry
Excalibur
Evil Dead II
Goodfellas
Halloween
Heroes Shed No Tears
The Howling
The One Armed Swordsman
Pulp Fiction
Rosemary's Baby
2001
 

Ryujin

Legend
Hot Fuzz. Brilliant movie with almost the entirety of the dialog of the first half directly foreshadowing the second half. Also one of my favorite bromance movies that somehow manages to not feel queer-baity despite the lines from the cut love-interest being given entirely unchanged to the secondary protagonist.
I tend to watch the whole Cornetto Trilogy in a single sitting, when I watch any of them at all. It's fun to watch for the gags that get carried over into all of them.
 

Mallus

Legend
Let's see... an honest answer would all be films from my pre- and early-cable childhood. So it's probably like a 6-way tie between...

THEM!
Yellow Submarine (every Thanksgiving morning)
Abbott and Costello in the Foreign Legion
Godzilla vs the Smog Monster
Operation: Petticoat (I also watched Mr. Roberts every time it was on)
Casablanca (okay so I watched this a few times as an adult)
 

Sacrosanct

Legend
Publisher
I've seen several movies several times (Star Wars, Goonies, etc.), but those that I watch every 2-3 years?

Big Trouble in Little China
The Last Dragon
Tombstone
Aliens
Conan the Barbarian and Destroyer
Secret of Nimh
Excalibur
 

payn

Legend
they live GIF
 


Undrave

Hero
I’m not that big a movie guy, but there is a few I’ve watched repeatedly.

I’ve watched both the animated and live action adaptation of Asterix & Cleopatra many, MANY times. Same with the animated Asterix in Britain that I watch at least once a year around Christmas time.

The Back to the Future trilogy, Ghostbusters and Roger Rabbit are some of my favorite 80’s classics and I’ve watched all of them multiple times. I’m also pretty sure I watched Spaceballs more than ten times.

I’ve watched Godzilla Final Wars and Zebraman at least five times each, easily. Zebraman is one of my favorite movie EVER, it comes highly recommended (but the sequel is garbage).

I’m probably one of the only persons who enjoys the 90’s American Godzilla movie and I think I’ve watched it at least five times as well.

But I think one of the movies I’ve watched the most is the somewhat obscure 1996 Kelsey Grammer comedy, Down Periscope. I just love that movie!

Also pretty sure I've watched Gokaiger VS Gavan at least five times, plus repeated viewings of the final battle. Gavan vs Gavan Bootleg is super hype, and a better laser sword fight than any in the Star Wars sequel trilogy :p
 

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