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Post by MrNewEngland » Wed Nov 15, 2017 10:23 am

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Went to see Thor Raganarok for our anniversary yesterday. Wife loved it. Me? Meh...I have a hard time getting into the whole aliens and other dimensions thing. My preferred type of superhero entertainment is like Batman Begins, Captain America Civil War, season 1 of Daredevil. I think it was well done for what it was, some pretty good one-liners, but so many people told me it was the best superhero movie yet so I was a tad disappointed.

As an aside, I am pretty sure that they based the Hulk character after my 2yr old son, who also (interestingly) was named (by my wife) after another character in the movie. My son has literally said, verbatim, half of the Hulk's lines in that movie.
I'm with you on the types of superheros I like. I was never into comics growing up but I have gotten pulled into some of them recently bc they are really fun & entertaining. It was actually Iron Man that got me into them bc he was a genius without special powers that constructed a suit that made him what he was. Since then I have enjoyed several others but when they get too out there I don't like them.

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Post by Serie1926 » Thu Nov 16, 2017 12:46 pm

"Williams" on the Netflix.

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Post by Koogie » Thu Nov 16, 2017 5:44 pm

Atomic Blonde. w/ Charlize Theron, James McAvoy, Toby Jones and Eddie Marsan.

Pretty decent female version of Bourne/Bond set in 1989 Berlin. Great soundtrack, great set design, great action, good acting. Was a little overlong and the twist ending was frankly poorly designed. Overall was a worthwhile 2+ hours though.

I've noticed a trend over the last few years that otherwise good movies have lacklustre endings. Seems like the writers run out of ideas by the end or just possibly they weren't that clever to begin with. Seems a pity when untold millions are spent on making the movies "pretty" to look at.

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Post by Bfwolf » Thu Nov 16, 2017 6:26 pm

A few others I've seen recently:

The Killing of a Sacred Deer: Terrible. Don't see it. If I'd known it was from the same director as The Lobster, I would've skipped. But even The Lobster was better than this.

Thor: I don't really like superhero movies for the most part (I did love Batman Begins), but thought this was pretty good because it's funny.

The Foreigner: Jackie Chan is old, so the movie focuses less on his martial arts than the movies he made 20 years ago. I thought it was a pretty compelling movie and enjoyed it. Pierce Brosnan is really good in it and his character is fascinating.

The Florida Project: Did I already mention this one on this thread? Great movie, though extremely depressing. Looks at the lives of people who use long-term motels as their homes and the kids involved. William Dafoe is fantastic.

Lady Bird: This got tremendous reviews but the trailer made it look dumb, with ridiculous and idiotic characters. The reviews are right, it's great. The characters are believable and it's just a very enjoyable look at the year in the life of a senior in high school. Fictional, it's not a documentary. Excellent acting all around.

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Post by jginseattle » Fri Nov 17, 2017 7:03 pm

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri. The cast does a fine job with some very juicy parts in this film by Martin McDonagh (In Bruges, and Seven Psychopaths).

Entertaining but not quite as good as some of the reviewers would have you believe.

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Post by abuss368 » Sun Nov 19, 2017 12:20 pm

"Kidnapping Mr. Heineken" on Netflix. A true story staring Sir Anthony Hopkins.

A very good movie indeed.
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Post by abuss368 » Thu Nov 23, 2017 9:01 am

I can't help myself! I am watching "The Wolf of Wall Street"! That movie rocks.

We need more Wall Street movies.
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Post by ruralavalon » Thu Nov 23, 2017 9:06 am

Hinterland, a BBC series of movie length shows.

The series is set in Wales, with film noir style murder mysteries, and focuses on a team of four police detectives.
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Post by Didymograptus » Thu Nov 23, 2017 9:09 am

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Tue Oct 31, 2017 5:57 am
Father Brown, on Netflix.

This is a BBC series of almost movie length 40 minute shows based on a G. K. Chesterton character, a Catholic Priest in a small English village who has a knack for investigating murders, kidnappings, art thefts, etc.

We are no yet done, but the series is great so far. The series has odd characters, unusual plots, beautiful photography, and a steady focus on atonement and redemption.
You may like Grantchester then. Additionally Inspector Morse, Inspector Lewis and Endeavour and worth getting addicted to. The shows are 90+ minutes and are often quite intricate. The backdrop is Oxford University and the architecture is stunning.
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Post by ResearchMed » Thu Nov 23, 2017 10:09 am

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ruralavalon wrote:
Tue Oct 31, 2017 5:57 am
Father Brown, on Netflix.

This is a BBC series of almost movie length 40 minute shows based on a G. K. Chesterton character, a Catholic Priest in a small English village who has a knack for investigating murders, kidnappings, art thefts, etc.

We are no yet done, but the series is great so far. The series has odd characters, unusual plots, beautiful photography, and a steady focus on atonement and redemption.
You may like Grantchester then. Additionally Inspector Morse, Inspector Lewis and Endeavour and worth getting addicted to. The shows are 90+ minutes and are often quite intricate. The backdrop is Oxford University and the architecture is stunning.
Hadn't heard of Father Brown or Endeavour, so will look into those. Thanks.

We especially loved dear Inspector Morse, in good part due to his personality, including quirks. (His love of classical music didn't hurt, either.)

But when the series changed to just Lewis, meh...
I always had felt that Lewis was a side-kick who detracted just a bit.

Grantchester was great at first, but something just.... it didn't keep us interested the same way. Hard to describe why, even to ourselves.

Another similar series is MIdsommer Murders. Setting is in a very small town environment.

Unfortunately, with many of these series (and non-English/non-mystery series as wall), it seems that after a while the writers just run out of "good" material/ideas, and start getting into weird story lines that just seem stretched. And then more streeeetched.
And if the main actor changes, it's very difficult to see someone else in the same role.
At least with Morse, they changed the series to center on Lewis, rather than bringing someone else in to try to fill <actor name>'s boots.

Inspector Morse seemed to keep going and going with good story lines and general characters, like the Energizer Bunny.
We miss him/the series, and John Thaw (actor).

Ah... just read a bit... Endeavour is the young Morse.
Interestingly, after Endeavour, no one else will be allowed to play Inspector Morse:
http://www.independent.co.uk/arts-enter ... 13246.html
It was apparently difficult to convince writer to allow even a young Morse to be played by someone other than Thaw.

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Post by bertilak » Thu Nov 23, 2017 11:00 am

Inspector George Gently.

I watched all the available episodes up to a year or so ago and loved it. Good plots, good characters, good evocation of the times ('60s). That was through season 7, to have been the last, but popular demand brought it back for more: a season 8 with just two episodes to tie things up.

To tell the truth, I was disappointed. I shall give no hint of the plot so as not to spoil anything but if you are a fan, perhaps it is best to give season 8 a pass.
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Post by abuss368 » Thu Nov 23, 2017 11:23 am

I am also watching "The West Wing" on Netflix as I have never seen it.
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Post by MoonOrb » Thu Nov 23, 2017 4:04 pm

When did this thread become the TV thread? ;)

Last few I've been watching while running on the treadmill:

Predestination, with Ethan Hawke, a sort of noirish time travel flick based on a Heinlein short story. I liked it in a keep-my-expectations-low kind of way.

The Purge: Election Year. This was trash and I cannot recommend it, although it served a fine purpose of being something to watch while I ran. Same is true of Ultraviolet, a comic book film starring Milla Jovovich that was pretty dreadful and like a very, very, very bad version of The Matrix.

I also saw The Assignment, a Walter Hill flick with Sigourney Weaver and Michelle Rodriguez, and it was preposterous and dumb and I have a soft spot for Walter Hill, so I couldn't refuse. Shades of Johnny Handsome, if you've seen that (also Hill).

It's been a while since I've been motivated to out to the movies, which is weird, because that's something I've gotten a lot of pleasure from in my life and the best movie time for me has always been October-Jan, when we're out of the horrible summer blockbuster season. This year, I can't name a single movie in the theater that I'm excited about seeing. I can't tell if I'm getting grumpy, if studios are churning out worse movies, or if the disappearance of our many local independent theaters has resulted in the autumn/winter movie season being essentially indistinguishable from the rest of the year, since it's only big commercial theaters these days. Who knows.

On a positive note, we do have a local place that shows old films: last month I saw Clue, last week Repo Man, tomorrow Alien, and in two weeks Die Hard. So at least there's somewhere to go for enjoyable cinema even if it's nothing new.

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Post by Veiled » Thu Nov 23, 2017 9:29 pm

Valkyrie. Surprised by how attached I was to the characters.
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Post by Koogie » Sun Nov 26, 2017 10:44 am

MoonOrb wrote:
Thu Nov 23, 2017 4:04 pm
Predestination, with Ethan Hawke, a sort of noirish time travel flick based on a Heinlein short story. I liked it in a keep-my-expectations-low kind of way.
A great little time travel movie. That is one I recommend to people when they want a sci-fi movie they haven't heard of that isn't all robots and superheroes.


I just saw Logan Lucky. A couple of hillbilly brothers plan to rob a NASCAR race along with their assorted dimwit criminal friends. I think it was supposed to be slapstick but generally the humor was just off. And the twist didn't surprise me nor did it seem either funny or realistic. An okay movie but not one I'd watch again.

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Post by ResearchMed » Sun Nov 26, 2017 11:52 am

A movie that we enjoyed more than we expected... The Adjustment Bureau.

There's an element of Jodie Foster's movie, Contact, in that one can view it as "Is there more...?" and that was interesting.

But the general thing we've taken from it is, when something goes wrong, we'll sometimes smile and ask one another, "Hmmm... I wonder what the Adjustment Bureau is trying to tell us?"
That tends to take the edge off the stress of the moment :wink:

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Post by bengal22 » Sun Nov 26, 2017 12:30 pm

Mudbound. Just released to theaters but it is also on Netflix. I would recommend it highly.
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Post by DrGoogle2017 » Sun Nov 26, 2017 12:36 pm

Maddoff mini series. It reminds me how scary the stock market was in 2008-2009 time frame.

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Post by hmw » Sun Nov 26, 2017 4:40 pm

Murder on the Orient Express

I give it a 7 out of 10. It is a remake. I think I like the original version better.

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Post by wilson08 » Thu Nov 30, 2017 3:33 pm

Columbus (2017)

Not Christopher, not Columbus, Ohio or Columbus, Georgia but
Columbus, Indiana---a mid-size American city resplendent with
modernist architecture much in the mid twentieth century cubist,
minimalist, sharp edge style. A man from Korea, estranged from
his father, comes to Columbus after his father(a famous architect),
slipped into a coma after suffering a stroke while on a speaking tour.

He meets a young local girl, just out of high school, who is obsessed
with architecture. They form a platonic friendship which helps each
other cope with difficult family dynamics and explore one another's
aspirations.

I enjoyed this film but public opinion varies because parts of the movie
are very slow paced and artsy. The architecture is showcased nicely
throughout the film.

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Post by jginseattle » Thu Nov 30, 2017 10:31 pm

Two excellent new movies. The Florida Project and Lady Bird.

I strongly recommend both of them.

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Post by JBTX » Thu Nov 30, 2017 11:18 pm

FInally got around to watching Star Wars the Force Awakens. I was rather disappointed. I felt like I was watching the first movie over again same basic plot with different characters, along with a few of the original ones, with a different backdrop. A little too cutesy.

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Post by JBTX » Thu Nov 30, 2017 11:21 pm

jginseattle wrote:
Thu Nov 30, 2017 10:31 pm
Two excellent new movies. The Florida Project and Lady Bird.

I strongly recommend both of them.
I'd like to see Fl project. Grew up on coast east of there, went through Kissimmee up and down 192 many of times.

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"The Accountant," pretty decent action flick starring Ben Affleck about a CPA/assassin with Asperger's Syndrome. Was pretty predictable and the plot was a tad silly, but that's an action flick. Interestingly, I have Asperger's and my wife has had several of her friends and co-workers who have told her that Affleck's character is what they assume I am like in real life...aside from the whole assassin thing (although I did in fact strongly consider going into military special forces), yeah, it was like watching myself on a screen.
Both me and my wife enjoyed that. It was entertaining and nice to see an autistic hero (we have autistic son) but we had to laugh at the premise that they did everything exactly opposite of real life - expose him at a young and age and throughout his life to ridiculous amounts of over stimulus to de-condition him to it - he would blast music at maximum volume and scratch his shins with a bar while popping Zoloft. :oops: :oops: Somehow this treatment never came up in our ABA therapy with our kid. :lol:

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Thu Nov 23, 2017 9:01 am
I can't help myself! I am watching "The Wolf of Wall Street"! That movie rocks.

We need more Wall Street movies.
I need to give this one another try. Unlike the scorcese mob movies, this one just seemed a bit too over the top and slapstick and the characters overdone. Maybe I was just tired. I actually fell asleep. I love good fellas and casino, but this one just didn't register.

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Blade Runner 2049. Highly recommended if you are a scifi or film fan. Impressive accomplishment feeling like a genuine sequel of the original.
I want to see this too. Do you need to have seen the original? I recently rewatched the original on TV. I don't think my wife has seen it. I loved the original for the cinematography, especially for its time, and just the general futuristic - bleakness feel of the setting, but thought the plot was kind of "meh".

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Post by steve roy » Thu Nov 30, 2017 11:51 pm

"Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri"

Funny. Unsettling. Nerve-Wracking.

Frances McDormond etches a vivid portrait of a woman on a mission in the small-town South. Woody Harrelson memorably co-stars as a small-town sheriff who, even after his exit, continues to drive narrative.

This flick ends up being a perfect movie for the current era: angry, chaotic, wryly humorous, and teetering on the edge of despair. I liked it a lot, though at times it had me grimacing.

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Post by Capsu78 » Fri Dec 01, 2017 3:05 pm

"Wind River" which was suggested by an earlier poster was the best movie I have seen this year, from 2017 anyway.

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Post by snowox » Fri Dec 01, 2017 4:37 pm

Netflix Series "Wanted" 2 Seasons in the Book but only like 10-12 episodes in all. My wife and I both really like it . A little bit like Thelma and Louise but not really. Takes place in Australia and was number one series there in 2016.

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Post by joe8d » Fri Dec 01, 2017 7:41 pm

Capsu78 wrote:
Fri Dec 01, 2017 3:05 pm
"Wind River" which was suggested by an earlier poster was the best movie I have seen this year, from 2017 anyway.
Got it from the library today to watch tomorrow.Also recommend " The Glass Castle "
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Post by Rashen » Fri Dec 01, 2017 7:58 pm

just re-watched FARGO (amazon prime)

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Post by snowox » Sat Dec 02, 2017 6:56 pm

Just watched Monuments Men- Blah! all those good actors was expecting more

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Post by DrGoogle2017 » Sat Dec 02, 2017 9:28 pm

Too lazy to select anything from Netflix, so I just watched Four Weddings and a funeral. I’m surprised to see the younger Hugh Grant.

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Post by abuss368 » Sat Dec 02, 2017 9:43 pm

Started "The West Wing" season two on Netflix.
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Post by LadyGeek » Sun Dec 03, 2017 10:08 am

pjohnson wrote:
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If you haven't seen Big Fish, I highly recommend it. I think it's on Hulu right now.
I agree. Big Fish, free on Amazon Prime. A son learns the details of his father's life as told through the eyes of his father.

This 2003 film is directed by Tim Burton and it's very evident throughout. If you want a heart-warming story from a different perspective, watch this movie.
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Post by MoonOrb » Sun Dec 03, 2017 1:09 pm

Last night watched The Fog of War, the Errol Morris documentary about Robert McNamara. It was really excellent. It's now timely as ever and I'd highly recommend it.

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Post by Koogie » Sun Dec 03, 2017 2:32 pm

Was talked into watching Kingsman 2 despite having hated Kingsman 1.

I am now 2 for 2.

Dreck. Utter dreck.

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Koogie wrote:
Sun Dec 03, 2017 2:32 pm
Was talked into watching Kingsman 2 despite having hated Kingsman 1.
I am now 2 for 2.
Dreck. Utter dreck.
Yes, but you have to respect whoever talked you into the second one. Don't play poker with them :D

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Post by Levett » Sun Dec 03, 2017 3:01 pm

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing. Dark Humor. Redemptive. Grotesque. Coen Bros. on steroids. (Frances McDormand is married to Joel Coen) :-)

It's no accident that a young man at the beginning of the film is reading Flannery O'Connor. ;-)

A memorable film!

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Post by Polymath » Sun Dec 03, 2017 3:47 pm

JBTX wrote:
Thu Nov 30, 2017 11:21 pm
Polymath wrote:
Sat Oct 14, 2017 7:45 pm
Blade Runner 2049. Highly recommended if you are a scifi or film fan. Impressive accomplishment feeling like a genuine sequel of the original.
I want to see this too. Do you need to have seen the original? I recently rewatched the original on TV. I don't think my wife has seen it. I loved the original for the cinematography, especially for its time, and just the general futuristic - bleakness feel of the setting, but thought the plot was kind of "meh".
I don't think it is a requirement but certainly helps to provide context on Deckard the character. There is much to consider and think about in each movie, so this is an example where I actually advocate taking time between films to consider the plat, meaning, questions etc. Its not like watch two Toy Stories back to back, :). If you liked the original cinematography you will like the sequel.

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Post by stoptothink » Sun Dec 03, 2017 4:36 pm

Koogie wrote:
Sun Dec 03, 2017 2:32 pm
Was talked into watching Kingsman 2 despite having hated Kingsman 1.

I am now 2 for 2.

Dreck. Utter dreck.
The first one was epically bad. I am absolutely shocked when people tell me how much they loved it, but it seems to be a pretty popular movie. You couldn't pay me to sit through the 2nd one.

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Koogie wrote:
Sun Dec 03, 2017 2:32 pm
Was talked into watching Kingsman 2 despite having hated Kingsman 1.

I am now 2 for 2.

Dreck. Utter dreck.
Thank you for reminding me to not make this mistake. :)

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Post by LadyGeek » Sun Dec 03, 2017 8:26 pm

Is Kingsman worse than Interstellar?
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Interstellar. The opinions in this thread run from "best" to "worst" movie ever. No doubt, it's the worst movie ever - at least for those above "B" grade production quality. Then again, maybe not.

They couldn't get any scientific concepts right. From launch, to landing and taking off, to black hole, it was just totally wrong. No, it was not so bad a movie that it was fun to watch, it was just bad.

The last part of the movie was the worst allusion to 2001 A Space Odyssey I've ever seen. I'll bet Stanley Kubrick rolled over in his grave when this movie came out.
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Post by ENT Doc » Sun Dec 03, 2017 8:29 pm

LadyGeek wrote:
Sun Dec 03, 2017 8:26 pm
Is Kingsman worse than Interstellar?
LadyGeek wrote:
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Interstellar. The opinions in this thread run from "best" to "worst" movie ever. No doubt, it's the worst movie ever - at least for those above "B" grade production quality. Then again, maybe not.

They couldn't get any scientific concepts right. From launch, to landing and taking off, to black hole, it was just totally wrong. No, it was not so bad a movie that it was fun to watch, it was just bad.

The last part of the movie was the worst allusion to 2001 A Space Odyssey I've ever seen. I'll bet Stanley Kubrick rolled over in his grave when this movie came out.
Kingsmen is easily better than Interstellar.

Just saw "The Shot Caller". Good flick.

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Post by market timer » Sun Dec 03, 2017 10:24 pm

Columbus

Art house film about a middle-aged Korean man who is stuck in Columbus, Indiana, waiting for his architect father to pass away in the hospital (as expected by Korean tradition). He was never interested in his father's work, but befriends a local girl with a passion for architecture due to growing up in the "Modernist Mecca" of Columbus. A quiet film about everyday life, values, and appreciating what's around you, with Columbus and its architecture playing a lead role. I enjoyed it.

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Post by travellight » Sun Dec 03, 2017 10:56 pm

Lady bird: enjoyable, but my expectations were so high that it was hard to match the expectations. Some great lines in it...

Thor: a really fun romp. Thoroughly entertaining and much more so that its predecessor. I would credit the new director and his New Zealand sense of humor.

Murder on the orient express: a bit plodding and predictable for me.

Darkest hour: amazing to watch one of my favorite actors (Gary Oldman) portraying one of the most fascinating historical icons, Churchill. This is good to watch in tandem with Dunkirk. Both movies were like having the privilege of being a fly on the wall watching events in history as if you were there. I highly recommend both these films.

.... and now, to the other end of the spectrum: Geostorm. Predictable and formulaic, but I enjoyed it nonetheless, go figure. I wouldn't recommend it; I just enjoyed using my moviepass to see it on the big screen. Would not watch this at home.

Beauty and the beast: fun. I was impressed with the guy who portrayed the Beast. I enjoyed it more than I thought I would.

Kedi: wonderful documentary I watched on a flight on American airlines about the feral cats that roam Turkey, I think Istanbul. I loved this and wanted to see it again but you have to have Youtube red, which is a paid subscription.

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Re: What Movie Have You Recently Watched?

Post by Nicolas » Sun Dec 03, 2017 10:57 pm

Nicolas wrote:
Fri Mar 31, 2017 2:01 pm
bertilak wrote:
Nicolas wrote:My wife and I both loved it. Me especially, as I've been a detectorist myself. There may be a third season, we will see.
http://renewcanceltv.com/detectorists-s ... ming-back/
Well, I would welcome it!
Detectorists has been renewed for a third and final season!
http://renewcanceltv.com/?s=Detectorists
Detectorists, the third season, is being shown now on BBC. You have to be in the UK to watch. It may be shown on Netflix sometime soon, hopefully, for those not currently in the UK. https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b ... -episode-1#
The first episode expires on iPlayer this Friday.
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Re: What Movie Have You Recently Watched?

Post by abuss368 » Sun Dec 03, 2017 11:15 pm

The Big Short on Netflix.
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Re: What Movie Have You Recently Watched?

Post by bertilak » Sun Dec 03, 2017 11:19 pm

Nicolas wrote:
Sun Dec 03, 2017 10:57 pm
Nicolas wrote:
Fri Mar 31, 2017 2:01 pm
bertilak wrote:
Nicolas wrote:My wife and I both loved it. Me especially, as I've been a detectorist myself. There may be a third season, we will see.
http://renewcanceltv.com/detectorists-s ... ming-back/
Well, I would welcome it!
Detectorists has been renewed for a third and final season!
http://renewcanceltv.com/?s=Detectorists
Detectorists, the third season, is being shown now on BBC. You have to be in the UK to watch. It may be shown on Netflix sometime soon, hopefully, for those not currently in the UK. https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b ... -episode-1#
The first episode expires on iPlayer this Friday.
Fantastic! I will wait for it on Netflix.
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Re: What Movie Have You Recently Watched?

Post by MoonOrb » Sun Dec 03, 2017 11:37 pm

I'll cop to liking the Kingsman movies. I won't defend them as good, but I will say I enjoyed them anyway.

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Re: What Movie Have You Recently Watched?

Post by abuss368 » Tue Dec 05, 2017 10:25 am

“Gone Baby Gone” on Netflix. Very good.
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Re: What Movie Have You Recently Watched?

Post by abuss368 » Tue Dec 05, 2017 10:26 am

Just started “Margin Call”
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Re: What Movie Have You Recently Watched?

Post by sixtyforty » Tue Dec 05, 2017 10:30 am

Mudbound on Netflix. Good movie but tough to watch.
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