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Gifts for Movie Buffs

We all have that friend who will talk anyone to death about the latest movie  he or she saw. You know, the one who always has an opinion on the latest blockbuster or cult classic . Whether it's for your friend's birthday or a holiday, you can make your favourite movie buff happy with these gift ideas.

General Gift Ideas

Basic Gifts for Movie Buffs

Movie Snack Basket 

Soundtracks 

Framed Posters 

Boxed Sets 

Movie Trivia 

Other Gift Ideas

  • Most movie theatres offer gift certificates. See if you have a local theatre that will let you purchase a gift card for your friend.
  • Buy your friend a subscription to a video rental service like Netflicks.
  • Try getting a gift card to a local movie rental store like Blockbuster.
  • Look for t-shirts  or accessories  depicting your friend's favourite flicks.
  • See if any interesting films are playing at a local IMAX. There's nothing like seeing an action flick on a screen that big.
  • If you are familar with your friend's movie collection, buying a movie is a great gift idea. Buy a great film that your friend will love to add to his or her collection.
  • Give your friend some home theatre accessories  like a universal remote .

Film Recommendations

If your friend doesn't have these great films in his or her collection, they are definitely worth purchasing.

Comedy

From Woody Allen to the Marx Brothers

Annie Hall 

The Big Lebowski 

Marx Brothers 

The Jerk 

The Princess Bride 

Drama

Make Your Favourite Movie Buff an Offer They Can't Refuse

The 400 Blows 

To Kill a Mockingbird 

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest 

The Graduate 

Godfather Box Set 

Cult Classics

From 80's Cult to Modern Indie

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind 

Drop Dead Gorgeous 

Heather's 

Rushmore 

The Dark Crystal 

Chick Flicks

For a Girls' Night In

Casablanca 

Breakfast at Tiffany's 

Pretty Woman 

Thelma & Louise 

The Notebook 

Sci-Fi

Great Scott!

Back to the Future Box Set 

Star Wars Box Set 

Blade Runner 

The Matrix Box Set 

2001: A Space Odyssey 

The Classics

The Best of the Best

Fight Club 

A Clockwork Orange 

Citizen Kane 

Shawshank Redemption 

Gone With the Wind