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  • PiptheFairPiptheFair Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    I did not like taxi driver

    also, chinatown is one of my top 5 movies

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    Skayel wrote:
    One time, I had a friend over to play a bit of Red Alert on my LAN. During the game he said he needed to go to the bathroom, so we paused it. After about 10 minutes of wondering where the hell he went, I get up and go to check on him.

    Turns out he was trying to screw my dog.
    Once I was taking a poop at a restaurant and a kid crept underneath the door into my stall. I let out a big fart and then he threw up all over the floor in front of me and I just stared at him.
  • Nik HuzeNik Huze Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    Vann Diras wrote: »
    I guess I should finally watch Taxi Driver tonight

    it's kind of holding up my netflix queue just sitting on my desk here

    "You talking to me?"

    Classic. Easily one of my favorites.

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  • FAQFAQ Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    Taxi Driver is fantastic and is almost endlessly rewatchable

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  • ascotascot Registered User
    edited July 2009
    I got Y Tu Mama Tambien yesterday
    Haven't watched it yet.



    Waaiiitaminute! That isn't an American film at all!

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  • Vann DirasVann Diras Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    Cloverfield was one of my favorite movies of last year. It's still good to watch at home, but in theaters it was an experience.

    I love Cloverfield

    unfortunately it was on of the movies all my friends decided to go watch without me while I was at work

    bunch of fucking DICKS I was so excited for that movie

    oh well long story short they need to release a kickass special edition of Cloverfield so I can buy it

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  • FAQFAQ Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    ascot keep your jungle movies out of the movie thread fag

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  • PiptheFairPiptheFair Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    ascot wrote: »
    I got Y Tu Mama Tambien yesterday
    Haven't watched it yet.



    Waaiiitaminute! That isn't an American film at all!

    it is also basically a porn

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    Skayel wrote:
    One time, I had a friend over to play a bit of Red Alert on my LAN. During the game he said he needed to go to the bathroom, so we paused it. After about 10 minutes of wondering where the hell he went, I get up and go to check on him.

    Turns out he was trying to screw my dog.
    Once I was taking a poop at a restaurant and a kid crept underneath the door into my stall. I let out a big fart and then he threw up all over the floor in front of me and I just stared at him.
  • ascotascot Registered User
    edited July 2009
    Oh my god cloverfield was terrible!
    How how did they pick such a god awful 'narrator' guy. The scenes at the party were incredibly awkward and terrible

    Excellent, FAQ

    Excellent, Pip

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  • ZombiemamboZombiemambo Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    man I was pretty shook up when
    that girl exploded
    and later when Hud was eaten

    I feel like they kinda blew their load when they "reveal" the Cloverfield monster in Central Park. If we had just continued to see parts of it, I think it would still remain kinda mysterious and scary.

    I still liked it, though. Mainly for all of the backstory.

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  • Baroque And RollBaroque And Roll Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    Vann Diras wrote: »
    Cloverfield was one of my favorite movies of last year. It's still good to watch at home, but in theaters it was an experience.

    I love Cloverfield

    unfortunately it was on of the movies all my friends decided to go watch without me while I was at work

    bunch of fucking DICKS I was so excited for that movie

    oh well long story short they need to release a kickass special edition of Cloverfield so I can buy it

    I wasn't even there!

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  • Burden of ProofBurden of Proof You three boys picked a beautiful hill to die on. Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    FAQ wrote: »
    Taxi Driver is fantastic and is almost endlessly rewatchable

    Bringing Out the Dead was unwatchable.

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  • Vann DirasVann Diras Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    Vann Diras wrote: »
    Cloverfield was one of my favorite movies of last year. It's still good to watch at home, but in theaters it was an experience.

    I love Cloverfield

    unfortunately it was on of the movies all my friends decided to go watch without me while I was at work

    bunch of fucking DICKS I was so excited for that movie

    oh well long story short they need to release a kickass special edition of Cloverfield so I can buy it

    I wasn't even there!

    then I wasn't talking about you, was I!

    NO

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  • FAQFAQ Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    I only watched like half of it and went to bed

    but I don't know maybe it's good

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  • ZombiemamboZombiemambo Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    I watched the 2-and-some-odd hours of extras on Alien, and that movie was in jeopardy for awhile

    it was also apparently not much fun to make

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  • FAQFAQ Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    well

    ridley scott

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  • CristovalCristoval Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    More movies should aspire to be like Cloverfield.

    It just seemed like a good call back to the days when going to the theater was an actual experience, and you had no idea going in what was going to happen.

    I know I can't trust myself to not spoil myself on interesting story leeks and trivia (god knows I spent the first couple months leading up to the film trying to find a screen grab of the monster) and in the end I was pretty thankful that J.J. Abrams saved me from myself. I really think this helped with my appreciation of the film and is something I did again when Star Trek rolled around.

    Except in that case I had to force myself not to spoil anything instead of relying on the director.

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  • DrIanMalcolmDrIanMalcolm Does somebody go out into the park and pull up the dinosaurs' skirts?Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    I liked Cloverfield partially because I'm amazed at some of the stuff they did combining CGI and special effects

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  • SASA Registered User
    edited July 2009
    Artreus wrote: »
    seriously, anybody know when Moon is getting wide release

    Yeah, fuck LA and New York.

    I wanna see this.

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  • Vann DirasVann Diras Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    SA wrote: »
    Artreus wrote: »
    seriously, anybody know when Moon is getting wide release

    Yeah, fuck LA and New York.

    I wanna see this.

    it's coming to Indy July 10th, Artreus

    that's when I'm going!!!

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  • BalefuegoBalefuego Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    SA wrote: »
    Artreus wrote: »
    seriously, anybody know when Moon is getting wide release

    Yeah, fuck LA and New York.

    I wanna see this.

    This has been posted so many times in the thread already.

    http://www.sonyclassics.com/moon/dates.html

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  • OrikaeshigitaeOrikaeshigitae Registered User, ClubPA regular
    edited July 2009
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