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Forum: General Movie Discussion 12-20-11
Replies: 4
Alternative Christmas Films
Posted By Sundance_kid
Alternative Christmas Films

Here's one for you...
Everyone knows the Christmas films (Wonderful Life, Muppets Christmas Carol, Miracle on 34th Street etc.) but it seems that everyone has an extra one, one which has nothing to...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 12-20-11
Replies: 20
Evil disney characters!
Posted By Sundance_kid
As wicked as Scar is, I always saw him as a...

As wicked as Scar is, I always saw him as a little bit camp to be truly evil. Saying that, he does have a Iago-like quality to him in that everyone seems to trust him without question, heroes and...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 12-20-11
Replies: 6
Ned Kelly?
Posted By Sundance_kid
Infinitely better than the Mick Jagger version...

Infinitely better than the Mick Jagger version...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 12-07-11
Replies: 9
Top Grossing Movies Of All Time
Posted By Sundance_kid
Wikipedia states that no film prior to 1977 is...

Wikipedia states that no film prior to 1977 is considered due to "ticket-price inflation, population size and ticket purchasing trends not being considered". But it claims that, adjusted for...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 11-17-10
Replies: 229
Best Christmas Movies...
Posted By Sundance_kid
Re: Best Christmas Movies...

The Muppet Christmas Carol. Every Christmas, without fail, I watch this one. There's something interesting about how it is made with puppets, but the Ghost of Christmas Yet To Come is still pretty...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 10-11-10
Replies: 116
Movie scenes that make you laugh just by THINKING about them.
Posted By Sundance_kid
Little Nicky: Adrian: For your entertainment,...

Little Nicky:
Adrian: For your entertainment, I present to you a dear, sweet man; Mr. Henry Winkler!
Henry Winkler: Good evening.
Adrian: COVERED IN BEES!!
Forum: General Movie Discussion 06-13-10
Replies: 17
Movies where the villians were more Bad-Ass compared to the heroes
Posted By Sundance_kid
http://students.cup.edu/ros1685/rocky-4.jpg ...

http://students.cup.edu/ros1685/rocky-4.jpg
http://www.independent.co.uk/multimedia/archive/00018/rocky3_v1_18842s.jpg
Forum: General Movie Discussion 06-05-10
Replies: 57
Musicals
Posted By Sundance_kid
Singin' in the Rain as an ultimate favourite....

Singin' in the Rain as an ultimate favourite. Only problem being that most of the good numbers are in the first half, meaning that when I saw the live show the second half was a little less stunning....
Forum: General Movie Discussion 06-05-10
Replies: 34
Hollywood Classics That Should Never Be Remade
Posted By Sundance_kid
A good rule. I also think films shouldn't be...

A good rule. I also think films shouldn't be remade if they were made using the opinions of a different time. For example, nowadays you couldn't make a film about six brothers kidnapping six young...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 05-13-10
Replies: 30
Movies with the worst DEUS EX MACHINA!!!
Posted By Sundance_kid
The Lord of the Rings, The Return of the King:...

The Lord of the Rings, The Return of the King: The Army of the Dead coming in at the end of the Battle of Pellenor Fields and basically wiping out the entire evil army, who still must be over 50,000...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 05-13-10
Replies: 49
The best unintentionally funny scenes
Posted By Sundance_kid
Probably the scenes in bad horror films which...

Probably the scenes in bad horror films which take themselves too seriously; for example The Wicker Man remake: "KILLING ME WON'T BRING BACK YOUR ******* HONEY!!!" or "HOW'D IT GET BURNED?! HOW'D IT...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 04-23-10
Replies: 33
Best Line in a Pixar Movie
Posted By Sundance_kid
Finding Nemo: "I shall call him Squishy and he...

Finding Nemo: "I shall call him Squishy and he shall be mine and he shall be my Squishy. Come on, Squishy Come on, little Squishy."
Forum: General Movie Discussion 04-23-10
Replies: 4
Best "pick-up scene" in a movie...
Posted By Sundance_kid
In Schindler's List: Officer walks in with a...

In Schindler's List:
Officer walks in with a beautiful woman and a younger man. Schindler sends over a round of drinks for them. You see the young man approach Schindler to investigate him, only to...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 04-21-10
Replies: 213
Movie Scenes that you wished you didn't see
Posted By Sundance_kid
The scene in Orphan where the creepy little girl...

The scene in Orphan where the creepy little girl crushes the wounded pigeon with a rock. I know not many people like pigeons, but still...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 04-07-10
Replies: 32
The Most Suspensful Movie of All-Time
Posted By Sundance_kid
I doubt many will agree with me, but honestly the...

I doubt many will agree with me, but honestly the last film to really have me on the edge of my seat was John Wayne's Stagecoach. The final chase scene was just so tense; by this point you know that...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 04-07-10
Replies: 42
How important is an accent?
Posted By Sundance_kid
It's tricky to put aside three and a half hours,...

It's tricky to put aside three and a half hours, but in my opinion, well worth it.

Another bad accent would be Mel Gibson in Braveheart. I'm Scottish myself, and it's cringeworthy to see an...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 04-07-10
Replies: 113
Does Kick-Ass go too far?
Posted By Sundance_kid
Re: is this too far?

A little off topic here, but why is C**t considered to be so much worse than other swear words? I know it's not the only word she uses, but it still seems to be what most people are upset about....
Forum: General Movie Discussion 02-03-10
Replies: 69
Who are the scariest villains of fiction?
Posted By Sundance_kid
http://media.egotvonline.com/files/2009/11/Judge-D...

http://media.egotvonline.com/files/2009/11/Judge-Doom.jpg

I'm seventeen and I still leave the room at this point in Who Framed Roger Rabbit?
Forum: General Movie Discussion 10-11-09
Replies: 77
Who is your favorite Marvel character?
Posted By Sundance_kid
http://www.daemonsmovies.com/wp-content/uploads/20...

http://www.daemonsmovies.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/03/taylorkitsch_gambit-399x500.jpg

I'm surprised no-ones mentioned Gambit before now :p maybe it's just me. I know he's nowhere near the...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 08-24-09
Replies: 28
Favorite freeze frame movie endings?
Posted By Sundance_kid
I'm surprised that nobody's mentioned the "punch"...

I'm surprised that nobody's mentioned the "punch" freeze frame at the end of Rocky III.
Forum: General Movie Discussion 08-21-09
Replies: 83
The Greatest Movie Speeches
Posted By Sundance_kid
"Out of order, I show you out of order. You don't...

"Out of order, I show you out of order. You don't know what out of order is, Mr. Trask. I'd show you, but I'm too old, I'm too tired, I'm too f*ckin' blind. If I were the man I was five years ago,...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 08-21-09
Replies: 29
Baseball Movies
Posted By Sundance_kid
I know it's not a baseball movie by any stretch...

I know it's not a baseball movie by any stretch of the imagination but...
http://chroniclesofdad.files.wordpress.com/2009/04/furies.jpg

"I'll shove that bat up your ass and turn you into a...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 08-18-09
Replies: 68
Top Tough Guys
Posted By Sundance_kid
Just an opinion, but I'd say Boromir is tougher...

Just an opinion, but I'd say Boromir is tougher than Aragorn, but I'm just basing that on the whole "I have three arrows in my chest but I'll still cut you in half" thing.
Clint Eastwood as just...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 08-18-09
Replies: 174
If you could be any movie character, who would it be?
Posted By Sundance_kid
Re: If you could be any movie character, who would it be?

Could not agree more with the praise of Spike.
Either "The Man with No Name" from the Dollars Trilogy, Doc Holliday from Tombstone, Kyuzo from The Seven Samurai or Sean Thornton from The Quiet...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 08-18-09
Replies: 18
What's your favorite Gangster movie and why?
Posted By Sundance_kid
Godfathers I and II of course, but also The...

Godfathers I and II of course, but also The Untouchables, Casino and (not sure if it counts as "organised" crime) The Usual Suspects.