Andy Nelson

Code Name Artsy Andy, The Smart One, Him, He-Who-Must-Not-Be-Named-Pete, Ace
Film Professional, Film Critic, or Film Fan? Yes

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3 Movies You Love

  • Brazil
  • The Shawshank Redemption
  • Charade

3 Movies You Hate

  • Batman and Robin
  • Dancer in the Dark
  • Endless Love '81

A Director You Love & Your Favorite Film of Theirs

Steven Spielberg — Raiders of the Lost Ark

A Screenwriter You Love & Your Favorite Film of Theirs

William Goldman — The Princess Bride

Indiana Jones films in order from best to worst

1, 2, 3, 4

Star Wars Viewing Order Preference

4, 5, 1, 2, 3, 6, 7

3 Favorite Composers

  • John Williams
  • Ennio Morricone
  • Jerry Goldsmith

5 Favorite Tom Hanks films

  1. Apollo 13
  2. Toy Story trilogy
  3. Joe Versus the Volcano

3 Guilty Pleasures

  • The 'Burbs
  • Knowing
  • Terminator 3: The Rise of the Machines (yeah, I know — so shoot me)

First movie I remember seeing in a movie theatre

Star Wars (and I had to lean into the aisle to watch it b/c the guy in front of me was so tall)

6 favorite theatrical experiences

  1. Batman
  2. Jurassic Park
  3. Se7en
  4. Planet of the Apes '68
  5. The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
  6. Gravity