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« Reply #5100 on: April 21, 2012, 11:09:33 pm »
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Scream 4 was pretty good.  It had everything I wanted it to have.
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« Reply #5101 on: April 22, 2012, 12:59:34 am »
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Not really a movie, but The Singing Detective has one more forumite enthousiast. Really quite great.

I sincerely keep meaning to get around to watching that.
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« Reply #5102 on: April 22, 2012, 12:09:24 pm »
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Not really a movie, but The Singing Detective has one more forumite enthousiast. Really quite great.

Woho and all that.
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« Reply #5103 on: April 22, 2012, 12:12:50 pm »
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Glad to hear that, old butt.
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« Reply #5104 on: April 22, 2012, 09:26:24 pm »
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Legends Of The Fall, last night.  I watched it because a woman who I like a lot said it's her favorite movie.  I thought it was very impressive, the music and the cinematography were very compelling.  You really get a sense of how much bigger the world was then (early 20th century) than it is today.  Judging by the comments on Imdb, people seem to either love it or hate it, but I would give it high marks--although I wouldn't put it in the same league as The Godfather or The Shawshank Redemption.
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« Reply #5105 on: April 22, 2012, 09:29:52 pm »
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Legends Of The Fall, last night.  I watched it because a woman who I like a lot said it's her favorite movie.  I thought it was very impressive, the music and the cinematography were very compelling.  You really get a sense of how much bigger the world was then (early 20th century) than it is today.  Judging by the comments on Imdb, people seem to either love it or hate it, but I would give it high marks--although I wouldn't put it in the same league as The Godfather or The Shawshank Redemption.

Was it anything like Far and Away?
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« Reply #5106 on: April 23, 2012, 09:49:15 am »
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Legends Of The Fall, last night.  I watched it because a woman who I like a lot said it's her favorite movie.  I thought it was very impressive, the music and the cinematography were very compelling.  You really get a sense of how much bigger the world was then (early 20th century) than it is today.  Judging by the comments on Imdb, people seem to either love it or hate it, but I would give it high marks--although I wouldn't put it in the same league as The Godfather or The Shawshank Redemption.

Was it anything like Far and Away?

I haven't seen Far and Away.
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« Reply #5107 on: April 23, 2012, 11:01:38 am »
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Griffiths "Birth of a Nation" at the film museum in Copenhagen. Propaganda masterpiece. Racists are good at the whole stirring up emotions thing.
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« Reply #5108 on: April 24, 2012, 01:14:12 pm »
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Synedoche New York.

I liked it though I'm not sure I got it. Then again, that seems to be a common reaction. Tongue

Oh I do so want to see that one!!

Tonight I watched The Iron Lady with some French friends. It was pretty good.
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« Reply #5109 on: April 25, 2012, 01:36:48 am »
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Avengers

It was pretty good for what it tried to be.
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« Reply #5110 on: April 25, 2012, 07:50:30 pm »
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Food Inc - didn't quite do its job, since I just had a burger Tongue
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« Reply #5111 on: April 26, 2012, 02:42:55 am »
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Finally got around to The Artist yesterday. I really liked it, although I don't think it's top-tier. A bit too internal for my taste.
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« Reply #5112 on: April 26, 2012, 04:26:00 am »
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Fargo

I had seen it before many years ago but I didn't remember it too well.

It's an interesting film. You really can't go wrong with Buscemi. Great score too. 
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« Reply #5113 on: April 26, 2012, 12:04:35 pm »
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Fargo

I had seen it before many years ago but I didn't remember it too well.

It's an interesting film. You really can't go wrong with Buscemi. Great score too. 
One of my all time favorites.
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« Reply #5114 on: April 29, 2012, 12:59:12 am »
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Safe

Plot was absolutley ridiculous of course but that's actually part of its charm. It worked for what it was supposed to be. BTW this is the third action movie I've seen all year that based on profanity seems like it was written for a PG-13 but got an R anyway (after Haywire and Safe House), which if anything is a positive sign after studios wussed away from R ratings for years.
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« Reply #5115 on: April 29, 2012, 03:13:13 am »
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Iron Sky.

A stupid movie but in a good way. And I rarely think that of a movie. Tongue
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« Reply #5116 on: April 29, 2012, 05:40:17 am »
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« Reply #5117 on: April 29, 2012, 09:18:16 am »
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Reservoir Dogs. The plot was somewhat incoherent, but the acting was excellent.
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« Reply #5118 on: May 01, 2012, 03:29:14 am »
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Reservoir Dogs. The plot was somewhat incoherent, but the acting was excellent.

I seem to be in the minority but I regard that as one of QT's weaker films. Still pretty good though.
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« Reply #5119 on: May 01, 2012, 06:33:05 pm »
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Apparently the users of IMDb think Avengers is one of the top thirty movies of all-time. I can't really judge because I haven't seen it yet. Oh, and it already has over 51,000 votes, and it hasn't even been released in the U.S. yet, correct?
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« Reply #5120 on: May 01, 2012, 07:24:15 pm »
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Apparently the users of IMDb think Avengers is one of the top thirty movies of all-time. I can't really judge because I haven't seen it yet. Oh, and it already has over 51,000 votes, and it hasn't even been released in the U.S. yet, correct?

Nothing against THE AVENGERS but I wouldn't trust IMDb users to rank ice cream flavors, let alone the top thirty films of all time.
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« Reply #5121 on: May 01, 2012, 07:58:14 pm »
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When well received "event" movies come out, they tend to always debut pretty high on imdb. It'll drop back soon enough. To be fair though, the movie is getting pretty incredible reviews from actual critics.

And yes, it doesn't come out nationwide in the States until 12 AM Friday.
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« Reply #5122 on: May 01, 2012, 08:14:02 pm »
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So, how much do we expect Chernobyl Diaries to suck by?
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« Reply #5123 on: May 01, 2012, 09:37:31 pm »
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So, how much do we expect Chernobyl Diaries to suck by?

Not sure but I certainly don't have any interest in it. The found footage genre blows in general as far as I'm concerned.
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« Reply #5124 on: May 01, 2012, 09:51:48 pm »
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So, how much do we expect Chernobyl Diaries to suck by?

Not sure but I certainly don't have any interest in it. The found footage genre blows in general as far as I'm concerned.

This isn't a "found footage" movie, it's shot normally from what I can tell, but it does look pretty generic and unimpressive. The best horror movies are the ones that get in your head and all, not just showing people die really gory deaths a la Saw, Hostel, etc. or simply having things jump out of nowhere.
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