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Re: the MOVIE REVIEW thread

Post by BassLine » 25 May 2017, 22:39

Pulp Fiction. Always great to watch.
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Post by BazzBass » 26 May 2017, 12:14

Spinal Tap was on the other night.

David St Hubbins' girlfriend / manager, on arrival at the theatre, looking up at the marquee

"If I told them once, I told them a thousand times, Spinal Tap ABOVE The Puppet Show"

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Post by BassLine » 26 Oct 2017, 22:56

Kenny. An Aussie classic!!
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Re: the MOVIE REVIEW thread

Post by Aussie Mark » 27 Oct 2017, 12:38

Can recommend Bladerunner 2049. The second half drags a little, but it's an absolute visual treat. See it on the big screen if you get a chance.

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Re: the MOVIE REVIEW thread

Post by slave » 02 Nov 2017, 11:35

I've yet to see Bladerunner 2049. I want to!

I went and saw Thor Ragnorok. It's a treat, well directed fun movie, I enjoyed it from start to finish.

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Post by tearalong » 02 Nov 2017, 12:03

I saw Bladerunner 2049

Great if you really know the original(s) well but still could be edited down by at least 30 minutes.
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Re: the MOVIE REVIEW thread

Post by slowlearner » 04 Nov 2017, 09:01

Went to see Suburbicon...



If you like Hitchcock, this is your deal. Really cool and quite dark. I laughed while my wife gasped. :lol:
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Post by Rickles » 04 Nov 2017, 09:17

:lol: That looks awesome slowlearner. Haven't heard or seen of that yet. Thanks for posting. :thumbup:
It actually makes me want to go and see it. Highly unexpected. George Clooney is a comic genius. :popcorn:
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Re: the MOVIE REVIEW thread

Post by BassLine » 10 Dec 2017, 15:07

The Odd Couple (1968). Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau. What a great movie!

There's a modern TV series with the same name, based on this movie.
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Re: the MOVIE REVIEW thread

Post by PilbaraBass » 10 Dec 2017, 17:15

^Odd Couple = Great movie!
The 70's TV series with Jack Klugman and Tony Randall was superb! The modern TV series is not as good, IMO.

Just saw "Wonder" in the theatre with Owen Wilson and Julia Roberts...
for a feel-good, family-oriented movie with a message, I recommend...
Very good job of character development, which I find so lacking in modern-day cinema.
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Re: the MOVIE REVIEW thread

Post by Curto » 10 Dec 2017, 18:45

+1 on "Wonder". I saw it with the kids after reading the book together. #choosekind
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Re: the MOVIE REVIEW thread

Post by BazzBass » 11 Dec 2017, 12:15

BassLine wrote:
10 Dec 2017, 15:07
The Odd Couple (1968). Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau. What a great movie!

There's a modern TV series with the same name, based on this movie.
No, there isn't. Get this idea OUT of your head. It does not exist LALALALALALA can't hear you !
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Post by tearalong » 11 Dec 2017, 13:22

Better Watch Out - Australian movie that starts out looking like cliche'd teen Christmas home invasion horror movie but has enough twists & acting/script to take it somewhere else
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Re: the MOVIE REVIEW thread

Post by RedVee » 11 Dec 2017, 18:27

I watched A Clockwork Orange on the weekend for the first time.
I can understand why it was controversial at the time..,
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Re: the MOVIE REVIEW thread

Post by slave » 13 Dec 2017, 00:39

I've been on a B-grade sci-fi bender lately.
Synchronicity & Infinity Room weren't bad.
I finally got around to watching Cube - pretty good for a low budget film.
And I finally saw Event Horizon, which is not a great movie...

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