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Forum: General Movie Discussion 12-06-19
Replies: 63
Why do filmmakers choose to sell to Netflix instead of theaters?
Posted By Joel
It's funny how television and movies can...

It's funny how television and movies can represent a generation only a fraction of it true. Millenials get a really bad rap and if you go by tv and movies you can see why. But there are so many...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 12-06-19
Replies: 63
Why do filmmakers choose to sell to Netflix instead of theaters?
Posted By Joel
That's kind of freaky. The sad thing is that I...

That's kind of freaky. The sad thing is that I mostly agree. There are creative younger wave ppl out there depending on where you live, but things do tend to migrate more towards an insulated,...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 11-03-19
Replies: 123
Which was the best ever war movie?
Posted By Joel
It's the whole "selling out" mentality. But if...

It's the whole "selling out" mentality. But if it's good then it's good, and most ppl can recognize something good when they see it. Apparently not the certain sect, though haha
Forum: General Movie Discussion 10-26-19
Replies: 0
The Witch in the Window
Posted By Joel
The Witch in the Window

As anti climactic as this film may be I still thought it was very well handled by the actors, and there was just enough restraint to make the scary parts work extremely well. I rate this one very...
Forum: Movie Reviews 10-26-19
Replies: 166
October Horror Movie Challenge: 31 in 31.
Posted By Joel
To be honest I didn't like it at all the first...

To be honest I didn't like it at all the first time I saw it. It's something I curiously watched again decades later on dvd and blu ray that hit the right spot at the right time. There's no denying...
Forum: Movie Reviews 10-26-19
Replies: 3,465
Important: Gideon58's Reviews
Posted By Joel
I personally love this movie because of its...

I personally love this movie because of its laziness and accidental charm.

The writing is atrocious but the cast really throws some jazz down.

"He's feeding me information and I'm saying yes!"
Forum: Movie Reviews 10-26-19
Replies: 6,658
Important: Citizen Rules...Cinemaesque Chat-n-Review
Posted By Joel
LOL!

LOL!
Forum: Movie Reviews 10-26-19
Replies: 166
October Horror Movie Challenge: 31 in 31.
Posted By Joel
Interesting. I'm not sure a movie like this has...

Interesting. I'm not sure a movie like this has much of anything to say aside from whatever comes to mind when it's cooking up it's ridiculousness.

I personally loved the movie, and the theme...
Forum: Movie Reviews 10-26-19
Replies: 554
Important: Joel's Reviews
Posted By Joel
Dolemite is my Name (2019) Eddie is back in...

Dolemite is my Name (2019)

Eddie is back in hard R rated territory finally after decades of pg-13 maximum. I guess he was being a good dad and not making filth flarn, flarn filth in those years.
...
Forum: Upcoming Movies & Sequels 09-29-19
Replies: 19
STALLONE AND KURT RUSSELL SPEAKING ABOUT ‘TANGO & CASH’ SEQUEL
Posted By Joel
Very odd idea for a sequel. I wouldn't count...

Very odd idea for a sequel.

I wouldn't count on this actually happening.
Forum: General Movie Discussion 09-26-19
Replies: 56,733
Rate The Last Movie You Saw
Posted By Joel
"Bottlerocket" would be a solid start. If...

"Bottlerocket" would be a solid start.

If you forget everything you've seen him in and just start from zero w/ this film - all the rest falls right into place. This is how I was fortunate enough...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 08-10-19
Replies: 76
Is Hollywood afraid of the female form nowadays?
Posted By Joel
Hollywood is just afraid of being even more...

Hollywood is just afraid of being even more exposed for being the evil it's always been. It's a simple answer. Cater to the feminists to avoid picket lines on opening weekend.
Forum: General Movie Discussion 08-10-19
Replies: 28
Nolan Copycats
Posted By Joel
I think anyone who would copy Nolan isn't even...

I think anyone who would copy Nolan isn't even worth a discussion. With that said, BR2049 was a solid effort and reminded me nothing of Nolan.

But yawn..
Forum: Actors, Awards, & Directors 07-25-19
Replies: 26
RIP Rutger Hauer
Posted By Joel
Re: RIP Rutger Hauer

Very sad. Always felt he was very special. Underutilized in film, but effectively used in some poweful films, too.
Forum: Actors, Awards, & Directors 07-24-19
Replies: 96
What is wrong with jake gyllenhal
Posted By Joel
Re: What is wrong with jake gyllenhal

Hes not gene hackman or dustin hoffman. Lets focus on genetics. Moronic
Forum: Actors, Awards, & Directors 07-22-19
Replies: 5
Most Ridiculous Hype Written Or Said About An Artist
Posted By Joel
Re: Most Ridiculous Hype Written Or Said About An Artist

Kanye is a genius beatmaker/producer. Clearly written by someone whos out of their league and knows nothing about what theyre talking about.
Forum: General Movie Discussion 07-20-19
Replies: 24
John Cassavetes - Hollywood SUCKS!
Posted By Joel
This pretty much sums up all of my bellyaching....

This pretty much sums up all of my bellyaching. The mainstream no longer seems to have decent cinema, just like the radio no longer takes chances on new and original artists. I remember when Bagdad...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 07-20-19
Replies: 24
John Cassavetes - Hollywood SUCKS!
Posted By Joel
I also want to say that even when I was a 10 year...

I also want to say that even when I was a 10 year old kid - I preferred movies aimed at adults. The world was sophisticated and not necessarily challenging for digesting the film - but made use of my...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 07-20-19
Replies: 24
John Cassavetes - Hollywood SUCKS!
Posted By Joel
Agreed. I still consider myself youngish and...

Agreed. I still consider myself youngish and defiant, especially towards a lot of the "internet-smart" younger crowd who these movies are usually clamoring to. I find the themes and lack of charisma...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 07-20-19
Replies: 24
John Cassavetes - Hollywood SUCKS!
Posted By Joel
The movies suck because people have been pistol...

The movies suck because people have been pistol whipped into being correct and safe. Thats why grown men spend money on comic book movies now and animation - something a child watches - because,...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 07-19-19
Replies: 24
John Cassavetes - Hollywood SUCKS!
Posted By Joel
I think that's what George Costanza was thinking...

I think that's what George Costanza was thinking about Susan before he killed her with cheap envelope glue.
Forum: General Movie Discussion 07-13-19
Replies: 24
John Cassavetes - Hollywood SUCKS!
Posted By Joel
He may be bloating it out but he makes a very...

He may be bloating it out but he makes a very good point. That's why his films with his friends are so unique, because of what he is talking about. I don't think there's anything wrong with...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 07-11-19
Replies: 8
Pitch a sequel prequel or satire
Posted By Joel
Re: Pitch a sequel prequel or satire

Pollock 2: Back in Business

Ed Harris is back, and this time he's a walking corpse in this docu drama about a man gone before his time who happens to come back from the dead to do one last...
Forum: Actors, Awards, & Directors 06-27-19
Forum: General Movie Discussion 06-24-19
Replies: 56,733
Rate The Last Movie You Saw
Posted By Joel
Re: Rate The Last Movie You Saw

The James Horner score really helps make it the great film it is.