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Offline Kreuzritter

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Re: Last movie you saw?
« Reply #3045 on: July 08, 2019, 07:29:08 PM »
Not the best movie of 2018 (that honor belongs to Suspiria)

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I literally can't think of a worse year for cinema since I was born, except this one so far.
 

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Re: Last movie you saw?
« Reply #3046 on: July 09, 2019, 08:06:50 AM »
I literally can't think of a worse year for cinema since I was born, except this one so far.

Films have been in decline recently.  I blame the ubiquity of both video streaming and comic book movies.  But yes, 2018 was particularly bad.  I have just realized that The Vanishing is a 2019 film, making 2018 even more impoverished.

But it sounds like you thought Suspiria was a middling movie, yet the best of a lackluster crop.  I thought it was five-star excellence; a winner in any year.  On a personal level, I appreciated that as a horror movie it explored a notion I've long held: that dancing is demonic.
 

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Re: Last movie you saw?
« Reply #3047 on: July 09, 2019, 10:41:37 AM »
ex machina. Not bad.
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Re: Last movie you saw?
« Reply #3048 on: July 17, 2019, 07:43:21 PM »
Mary Poppins Returns
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Re: Last movie you saw?
« Reply #3049 on: July 17, 2019, 08:52:30 PM »
I'll be seeing "Unplanned" in a few weeks.
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Re: Last movie you saw?
« Reply #3050 on: July 17, 2019, 10:29:30 PM »
Finished watching "Stranger Things" season 3.
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Re: Last movie you saw?
« Reply #3051 on: August 15, 2019, 11:39:54 AM »
The Red Violin. One of my favorite movies; I'm probably going to watch it again, while it's still on Netflix.
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Re: Last movie you saw?
« Reply #3052 on: August 15, 2019, 09:05:36 PM »
The Red Violin. One of my favorite movies; I'm probably going to watch it again, while it's still on Netflix.

I enjoyed this movie as well.  Interesting story about why i saw it: I was in a class in university about the history of the violin and we watched this movie for class.  Then in the discussion of the movie, the professor asked us what was wrong with the movie as if we'd be able to tell and when we didn't know, he took us to task for thinking Montreal was really a center of auctioning historic instruments.  Lesson learned! :D
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Re: Last movie you saw?
« Reply #3053 on: August 16, 2019, 07:29:00 PM »
I'll be seeing "Unplanned" in a few weeks.

I ordered the DVD.  Amazon told me it would arrive on the very same day as the release (Aug 13) but I still haven't got it. I thought it would be a pretty decent DVD to add to my (extremely small) collection.
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Re: Last movie you saw?
« Reply #3054 on: August 31, 2019, 05:23:33 PM »
Like Sunday, Like Rain. Quirky and touching. :)
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Re: Last movie you saw?
« Reply #3055 on: October 16, 2019, 08:32:15 PM »
I watched "Gran Hotel"(original telenovela from Spain) series last month. It quite was absorbing.
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