Movies you own, but still watch on TV.

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  1. vmartinezwilson profile image84
    vmartinezwilsonposted 6 years ago

    Yesterday I found myself watching The Grinch Who Stole Christmas and during the commercial I wondered why I was watching this on TV when I have the movie on DVD.  But, there I am watching commercials.

    Is that just me or do you find yourself watching movies on TV that you already own?

  2. Alecia Murphy profile image85
    Alecia Murphyposted 6 years ago

    Ferris Bueller, for sure. That's my favorite movie of the 1980s. I love it and how much it's still so relevant 25 years later.

    1. vmartinezwilson profile image84
      vmartinezwilsonposted 6 years agoin reply to this

      I love Ferris Bueller.  Matthew B has aged a bit, but not much, don't you think?

  3. Cagsil profile image81
    Cagsilposted 6 years ago

    None! wink

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    Mike Bigioniposted 6 years ago

    Goodfellas! Fuggedaboudit!

    1. vmartinezwilson profile image84
      vmartinezwilsonposted 6 years agoin reply to this

      I started to watch Casino on TV and then the bleeping started.  I immediately turned off the TV and grabbed the book instead.  I'd imagine I'd do the same for Goodfellas, such a great film, curses and all.

      1. profile image0
        Mike Bigioniposted 6 years agoin reply to this

        Ya, if I stop to watch it on TV it has to be uncensored or I may as well just pop in the DVD. You can't watch movies like that all bleeped and edited.

  5. Smokes Angel profile image74
    Smokes Angelposted 6 years ago

    Even with DVR i always forget to ff past the commercials.  Have you ever noticed that they now air the commercials at a louder volume than the show you are watching?

  6. Alecia Murphy profile image85
    Alecia Murphyposted 6 years ago

    Yeah I saw him in Tower Heist a couple of weeks ago and was almost tempted to yell out Bueller but yeah he does look older. But I guess 3 kids will do that to you.

  7. Cliff Syringe profile image57
    Cliff Syringeposted 6 years ago

    I'm guilty on almost every count.  I bought the movies because I really like them but I'll watch them when they come on TV as well.  These include but are not limited to Ferris Bueller and Goodfellas.

  8. Max Dalton profile image90
    Max Daltonposted 6 years ago

    Any of the Die Hard movies. I can watch those all day long, lol.

  9. IJR112 profile image60
    IJR112posted 6 years ago

    Any of the Rush Hour or Rambo movies are ones that I have to watch on tv when they come, despite the fact that I own them all on dvd.

 
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