I know there is already a post on the blog but I want to see what you guys have to say.

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I would nominate The Road, harrowing stuff but very powerful.

I have not seen the movie but have read the book and its about as unmanly as you can get.  He teaches his son the first response to every difficult situation is to prepare for suicide. 

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First ones that come to mind....

Any Clint Eastwood western.

Gran Torino.

Platoon, Full Metal Jacket.

Resevoir Dogs.

 

Last of the Mohicans

Quigly Down Under

The Longest Day

BAT 21

Gran Torino

Enemy Below

Saving Private Ryan

U571

Das Boot

Patton

The Deer Hunter

John Wayne Movies

The Bridge over the River Kwai 

Defiance 

The Patriot 

Gangs Of New York, Last Of The Mohicans, We Were Soldiers, BraveHeart, Rob Roy, The Patriot, Road To Predition, Taken etc.

Tombstone!!!

This is the list I've compiled from various sources and am attempting to work my way through

Manliest films and shows

 

Gran Torino

The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance

Band of Brothers (HBO)

Yentl

Fight Club

City Slickers

LOTR

The Gods Must Be Crazy

The Adventures of Bob and Doug McKenzie: Strange Brew

7 Samurai

A Fistful of Dollars

Lonesome Dove

To Kill A Mockingbird

In Harms Way

The Outlaw Josey Wales

Gladiator

Secondhand Lions

3:10 to Yuma

Batman Begins / The Dark Knight/The Dark Knight Rises.

No Country for Old Men

Cinderella Man

Harakiri

Platoon

Welcome To Hard Times

The Big Country

Sometimes A Great Notion

The Razor’s Edge

Braveheart

Cool Hand Luke

High Noon

Shoot ‘Em Up

Thunder Road

Night Of The Hunter

Ferris Bueller’s Day Off

Your’s Mine and Ours

The Magnificent Seven

The Rocket

Jeremiah Johnson

Unforgiven

13th Warrior

The Ox-Bow Incident

I agree.  I think his list has some movies men may like, but aren't exactly good examples of manliness.  I love Strange Brew but would not consider it a manly movie.

Predator, Conan, Gladiator

Zulu, Glory, Good Night and Good Luck,

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