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  Reply # 251912 31-Aug-2009 10:44 Send private message quote this post

Watchmen - Friend described it as a "superhero drama" not an action flick - he was right - I enjoyed it though :) 8/10

The Uninvited - more thriller than horror, seemed predictable until the end when youre thrown a curveball ;) 7/10

Wolverine - Fills in the gaps etc I guess - 6.5/10





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  Reply # 252117 1-Sep-2009 08:51 Send private message quote this post

The Boat That Rocked - Bill Nighy A++, but overall not up to the same standard as Love Actually et al by the same guys.

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Reply # 253058 3-Sep-2009 22:55 Send private message quote this post

We just watched The Boat that Rocked. I give it 9/10. It's rock'n'roll!

Very good, fun like most British comedy, lots of bad words. Same director as Love Actually.





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  Reply # 254270 9-Sep-2009 09:24 Send private message quote this post

Saw Inglorious Basterds last night - highly enjoyable! Typical Tarantino movie with great soundtrack too. I'd happily give it 9.5/10




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  Reply # 254475 9-Sep-2009 18:36 Send private message quote this post

freitasm: We just watched The Boat that Rocked. I give it 9/10. It's rock'n'roll!

Very good, fun like most British comedy, lots of bad words. Same director as Love Actually.




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  Reply # 254477 9-Sep-2009 18:36 Send private message quote this post

Oh, and the cast was MINT!




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  Reply # 254543 9-Sep-2009 21:19 Send private message quote this post

Just saw District 9 - And thought that was pretty awesome :)




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  Reply # 254624 10-Sep-2009 01:28 Send private message quote this post

michaelmurfy: Just saw District 9 - And thought that was pretty awesome :)


Saw it and enjoyed it ! Thought it was pretty ironic being set in South Africa.

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Reply # 255221 12-Sep-2009 17:33 Send private message quote this post

Duplicity. It was a big fail.





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  Reply # 255336 13-Sep-2009 11:51 Send private message quote this post

The time traveller's wife

Great movie, a love story about a time traveler so i was waiting for the drama crap to come along yet no where as what i dreaded. The husband is born with a gene that enables him to time travel "randomly!"
Complications set in where their love is tested (I apologize for turning Emo). Anyways, with these time traveling movies i always have to watch more than once to understand them fully - Primer movie was another. So if your like me be warned you might have to see it more than once.

As Jake the muss would say: A good movie to sit down with the missus after shes cooked you some eggs! :D




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  Reply # 255448 13-Sep-2009 20:13 Send private message quote this post

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michaelmurfy: Just saw District 9 - And thought that was pretty awesome :)


Saw it and enjoyed it ! Thought it was pretty ironic being set in South Africa.


For those who don't read IMDB:

"All the shacks in District 9 were actual shacks that exist in a section of Johannesburg [...] The only shack that was created solely for filming was Christopher Johnson's shack.




 

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  Reply # 255450 13-Sep-2009 20:22 Send private message quote this post

Half Baked and Corporate Affairs. Both average




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  Reply # 255455 13-Sep-2009 20:44 Send private message quote this post

Ghostbusters. "Don't cross the streams!" 10/10




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  Reply # 255469 13-Sep-2009 22:07 Send private message quote this post

Babe. (seriously - first time ever. watched it with my 2 year old).

Good movie.

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tonyhughes: Babe. (seriously - first time ever. watched it with my 2 year old).


Good movie.


 

I want to get that one for my kids. Plus I want to see Chicken Run. I mean show them Chicken Run.




 

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