my nuts would chaffe trying to do something so bold as to pick an all time favorite movie. picking favorites from different genres seems like a better idea. and i know that some of these would classify as multi-genre films. Action/Adventure- Batman(and Batman Returns), Pulp Fiction, The Warriors, Bruce Lee: Enter the Dragon, The Boondock Saints, The Crow, Young Guns, Tombstone, The Gladiator( i know i know, fuck you) Anime- Ninja Scroll, Princess Mononoke, Samurai X(Rurouni Kenshin), Spirited Away... Animation/Children/Family- The Lion King, The Wizard of Oz, Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, Transformers:The Movie, The Goonies, Dumbo... Classics- Dr.Strangelove, Cool Hand Luke, North by Northwest, Vetigo, Lolita, Catch 22, To Kill a Mocking Bird Comedy- O brother, where art thou?, Meet the Parents, Swingers, Zoolander, Wierd Science, Office Space, Blazzing Saddles, Fear and Loathing, Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure, Caddyshack.. Documentary- The kid stays in the picture, Bruce lee: a warriors journey, Fidel Drama- Mi Familia, Matchstick Men, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Platoon, Apocalypse Now, A Beautiful Mind(Fuck you again), Forrest Gump, Natural Born Killers, Blow, 25th Hour, The Godfather, a Bronx Tale, What's eating gilbert grape, Miller's Crossing, Wonder Boys, Shawshank Redemption, Requiem for a Dream Foreign- Amorres Perros, Y Tu Mama Tambien, Su Excelencia, City of God, Carandiru, Irreversible, Motorcycle Diaries, Amelie, Chunking Express, Sex and Lucia Horror- American Psycho, Sleepy Hollow, The Evil Dead(1 and 2), The Shinning Independant- Slacker, Donnie Darko, Kids, Ghost World, Igby goes down, Clerks, Pi, Good Will Hunting, Frida Mystery/Thriller- Suicide Kings, The Usual Suspects, Resevoir Dogs, Wicker Park, Sin City, Seven, From Hell, L.A. Confidential, Memento, The Salton Sea, Fight Club, Snatch, Lock Stock and 2 smoking Barrels Romance- Romeo+Juliet, High Fidelity, Chasing amy, Secretary, Punch drunk love, A walk to Remember, Moulin Rouge Sci-Fi/Fantasy- The Animatrix, A Clockwork Orange, The Fifth Element( i don't know why), 12 ******s, 2001: A Space Odyssey i guess i can't pick a favorite in each category either.