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Re: What's The Last Movie You Saw?

Postby Valanthe » Sun Nov 29, 2009 5:34 pm

Watched The Legend of Hell House last night. Good haunted house film. Low-budget, but I thought it was very well done.
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Re: What's The Last Movie You Saw?

Postby ~NoodleDemon~ » Sun Nov 29, 2009 7:52 pm

Boondock Saints, American History X, Pineapple Express, and The Mask of Zorro. Not much to do besides watch movies when your body has become a haven for all disease...
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Re: What's The Last Movie You Saw?

Postby pieces o'nine » Mon Nov 30, 2009 12:17 am

Just finished a double feature (The Haunting & The Shining) with our exchange student.
He liked them. :smile:
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Re: What's The Last Movie You Saw?

Postby bacon » Mon Nov 30, 2009 3:25 pm

rewatched reservoir dogs the other day
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Re: What's The Last Movie You Saw?

Postby TwistedSister » Wed Dec 02, 2009 9:30 pm

Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer, which, I guess really isn't a movie, but it's on right now.
Haven't seen that in years so off I go!!!!
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Re: What's The Last Movie You Saw?

Postby bacon » Thu Dec 03, 2009 12:20 pm

national lampoons christmas vacation - watched it twice the other night and it was on again last night - apparently amc is just playing it over and over and over again
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Re: What's The Last Movie You Saw?

Postby TwistedSister » Thu Dec 03, 2009 3:22 pm

bacon wrote:national lampoons christmas vacation - watched it twice the other night and it was on again last night - apparently amc is just playing it over and over and over again

:bounce: I watched some of that also :bounce:
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Re: What's The Last Movie You Saw?

Postby bacon » Thu Dec 03, 2009 5:29 pm

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bacon wrote:national lampoons christmas vacation - watched it twice the other night and it was on again last night - apparently amc is just playing it over and over and over again

:bounce: I watched some of that also :bounce:


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that scene where they slice the turkey always makes me giggle
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Re: What's The Last Movie You Saw?

Postby Detective TurtleHolmes » Mon Dec 07, 2009 5:46 am

Caught Zombieland the other day, opening day in fact. (December the 3rd! Came out months ago everywhere else!) It was pretty amazing. Saw it again last night as well as Paranormal Activity. The late showing, dead of night, practically no-one in the cinema.

You'd think it would be scary, right? No. Biggest let down in a horror movie that I've ever seen. Every 'jumpy' bit was preceded by a long ominous drone thing. I also hated both the characters. The husband was a chirpy arsehole and the wife was completely typical. SPOILERS AHOY! Highlight to view:

I was unbelievably overjoyed when the husband died and the wife went superdemon. I cheered.

In other news, I also saw Where the Wild Things Are. It was beautifully artistic, the combination of puppets and CGI worked really well, the voice work was fantastic, yet I left the movie with an enormous feeling of 'meh'. The story was really lacking, as well as the history and motives of the characters. It just didn't work for me.
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Re: What's The Last Movie You Saw?

Postby black bart » Mon Dec 07, 2009 8:12 am

Started watching 'The Hills have eyes II' last night. When the guy went to the lavatory/latrine and a hand came out of the loo and grabbed his chuddies I switched off!!!! :shocked:
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Re: What's The Last Movie You Saw?

Postby Ubi Dubius » Mon Dec 07, 2009 10:31 am

We watched Trekkies. I never quite figured out the point, but there were some very funny bits. I like that they used both the actors and the fanatics (and they were very fanatic), not focusing entirely on one or the other.

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Re: What's The Last Movie You Saw?

Postby bacon » Mon Dec 07, 2009 12:33 pm

saw christmas carol in 3d at the imax the other day - very well done
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Re: What's The Last Movie You Saw?

Postby black bart » Tue Dec 08, 2009 9:27 am

As long as it doesn't involve hands reaching out of lavatories I'll watch it.
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Re: What's The Last Movie You Saw?

Postby tris » Thu Dec 10, 2009 8:14 pm

Roman Polanski's Macbeth..... It's really a horrible story if you think about it... I found it quite disturbing... Polanski certainly knows how to bring out the grotesque and ghoulish in any tale... now I'm gonna watch it again in German (as soon as Schubert's 4th symphony stops!) I might understand it better.... Shakespeare is pretty incomprehensible sometimes!
PS actually Polanski's version of Tess wasn't as ghoulish as it could have been... he only had a bit of blood soaking thru' the cieling... and he totally avoided the savage irony of Tess's execution, which T Hardy (as I recall) describes with Angel wandering off with another girl.
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Re: What's The Last Movie You Saw?

Postby bacon » Fri Dec 11, 2009 10:20 am

watched fargo the other night - seen that movie so many times now yet it is still enjoyable
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