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copyright 1999-2000


in the mood for something ... nostalgic?
Whether you feel like wallowing in memories of days long past, or watching others do so onscreen, look for these flicks at your video store. 
title year find it at the video 
store under
Almost Famous 2000 drama
Beautiful Girls 1996 drama
Best of Everything, The 1959 drama
Big Chill, The 1983 drama
Hudsucker Proxy, The 1994 comedy
Flirting 1991 foreign [Australian], drama
In the Mood for Love 2000 foreign [Hong Kong]
The Iron Giant 1999 family, animation
Man in the Moon, The 1991 drama
Me Without You 2001 drama
My Life as a Dog 1985 foreign [Sweden]
My Summer of Love 2004 drama
O Brother, Where Art Thou? 2000 comedy
Peyton Place 1957 drama
Purple Rose of Cairo, The 1985 drama
Radio Days 1987 comedy
Rain 2001 drama
St. Elmo's Fire 1985 drama
Stand By Me 1986 drama
Together 2000 foreign [Sweden]
Virgin Suicides, The 1999 drama
Withnail and I 1987 comedy
Year My Voice Broke, The 1987 foreign [Australian], drama
Zelig 1983 comedy

NOTE: We haven't yet provided plot synopses and reviews for many of the recommended videos ... but we'll be rectifying this as time goes on.  Videos that have been reviewed are linked to the relevant reviews.

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