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  Reply # 294984 31-Jan-2010 19:09 Send private message quote this post

Watched Taking of Pelham 123 (new version) last night and I thought it was really good. Travolta was a great bad guy as always and Freeman was his usual stellar self.

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Saw Invictus, great movie. Inspirational and moving. Excellent acting by Morgan Freeman and Matt Damion


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  Reply # 296885 7-Feb-2010 20:23 Send private message quote this post

Saw two movies this weekend:

The Lovely Bones - not bad at all, a bit lengthy and not as punchy (ie. slow) as I thought it would be. 7.5/10

My Sister's Keeper - wow! A bit of a downer for lazy Saturday viewing but a fantastic movie. I have to say it was a bit of a typical/formulaic tear jerker but still, very well crafted and acted! 9.5/10




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  Reply # 296923 7-Feb-2010 22:10 Send private message quote this post

District 9. Enjoyed it, although I am not really a sci-fi fan




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  Reply # 296925 7-Feb-2010 22:26 Send private message quote this post

Just watched Zombieland... It's listed as "comedy" on iTunes but I didn't laugh much. Still, good to see zombies.




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  Reply # 296939 7-Feb-2010 23:37 Send private message quote this post

Justed introduced BlackHawk Down to my 16 yr old brother in law. Damn i love that movie. ! ! !

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  Reply # 296966 8-Feb-2010 08:36 Send private message quote this post

I watched The Bad Lieutenant the other day. Nicholas Cage was pretty good but I feel a little misled by imdb. I was expecting an action but it is more a drama. Still not too bad but probably 6.5/10.

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  Reply # 296975 8-Feb-2010 09:49 Send private message quote this post

Anybody seen The Hurt Locker yet?

I've seen a few lists of the top 10 movies from 2009 and that is at the top of all of them.
Avatar not on any of the lists by the way :)




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Reply # 296979 8-Feb-2010 09:57 Send private message quote this post

CYaBro: I've seen a few lists of the top 10 movies from 2009 and that is at the top of all of them.
Avatar not on any of the lists by the way :)


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  Reply # 296981 8-Feb-2010 10:02 Send private message quote this post

freitasm:
CYaBro: I've seen a few lists of the top 10 movies from 2009 and that is at the top of all of them.
Avatar not on any of the lists by the way :)


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That picture of you on the left sidebar under the number of posts and friends, no? ;D


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  Reply # 296984 8-Feb-2010 10:06 Send private message quote this post

Yes, I suspect as much. That's why I am not seeing it in cinemas. One day, if it comes to TV I might watch the first segment before the ad breaks and decide it was crappy all along and I was right.









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  Reply # 297009 8-Feb-2010 11:42 Send private message quote this post

freitasm: Yes, I suspect as much. That's why I am not seeing it in cinemas. One day, if it comes to TV I might watch the first segment before the ad breaks and decide it was crappy all along and I was right.



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  Reply # 297013 8-Feb-2010 11:48 Send private message quote this post

freitasm: Yes, I suspect as much. That's why I am not seeing it in cinemas. One day, if it comes to TV I might watch the first segment before the ad breaks and decide it was crappy all along and I was right.



TBH, I reckon the ONLY place to watch it is at the cinemas in 3D. Not worth sitting in front of a TV for 2.5 hours if there's no 3D gear.




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  Reply # 297015 8-Feb-2010 11:50 Send private message quote this post

I can't see 3D, then I will skip it altogether.




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  Reply # 297066 8-Feb-2010 14:35 Send private message quote this post

freitasm: I can't see 3D, then I will skip it altogether.



 

As a supreme techno enthusiast I think you really should see it 3D at the cinemas!!  Like everyone has said its not even about the movie, its an experience that is just out of this world!!

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