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Coronavirus
Posted By Jinnistan
Haw haw. Just in the nick of time! From Disney...

Haw haw. Just in the nick of time! From Disney World Resorts (https://disneyworld.disney.go.com/experience-updates/#drawer-card-faceCoverings): "Beginning July 30, face coverings are required for...
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Coronavirus
Posted By Jinnistan
I think a lot of people feel this way. I...

I think a lot of people feel this way. I attended a pretty modest family thing, maybe 15 people including children and my at-risk grandparents. Since everyone except the children have been...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 8 hours ago
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Films whose low budgets contribute to their greatness.
Posted By Jinnistan
I agree, though I might be more partial to the...

I agree, though I might be more partial to the 60s and such lo-fi gems as Night of the Living Dead, Carnival of Souls, Spider Baby, Dementia 13, as well as international fare like At Midnight I'll...
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Coronavirus
Posted By Jinnistan
Over the 4th, I also went to a restaurant for the...

Over the 4th, I also went to a restaurant for the first time since the lockdown. I certainly would have opted against that if I knew then what I've learned over the past month.


I do believe...
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Coronavirus
Posted By Jinnistan
That's not how viruses work. SARS-CoV-2 is new,...

That's not how viruses work. SARS-CoV-2 is new, probably first emerging some 10-15 years ago. If you look at the variety of SARS viruses from bats collected since the original 2002 epidemic, you...
Forum: Movie Reviews 1 day ago
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The MoFo Top 100 Foreign Language Film Countdown
Posted By Jinnistan
I like how suddenly 2001 is some kind of bridge...

I like how suddenly 2001 is some kind of bridge too far. "Whoa, whoa, whoa, there buddy!!! Fine with your Herzog and stuff, but hold your damn horses on the Ligeti bull****."
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Conspiracy Theories
Posted By Jinnistan
https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/0/02/Ban...

https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/0/02/Banco_Ambrosiano_logo.png

I recently watched Francis Ford Coppola's re-edit of his Death of Michael Corleone. I honestly couldn't tell much of a...
Forum: Movie Reviews 1 day ago
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The MoFo Top 100 Foreign Language Film Countdown
Posted By Jinnistan
Amelie's cute. I would have preferred either of...

Amelie's cute. I would have preferred either of the other Jeunet/Caro classics, Delicatessen and City of Lost Children. Jeunet, on his own, hasn't quite been as outstanding.


Ran was one of my...
Forum: Movie Reviews 1 day ago
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The MoFo Top 100 Foreign Language Film Countdown
Posted By Jinnistan
Well, one has talking and the other doesn't, but...

Well, one has talking and the other doesn't, but I liked Bresson's Trial pretty well anyway.
Forum: General Movie Discussion 1 day ago
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Space movies!!
Posted By Jinnistan
Great Space Movie :up::up:

Great Space Movie :up::up:
Forum: General Movie Discussion 1 day ago
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Space movies!!
Posted By Jinnistan
There's lots of good cheesy ones from the 80s: ...

There's lots of good cheesy ones from the 80s: Ice Pirates, Forbidden World, Galaxina, Spacehunter, Saturn 3. Definitely recommended for certain senses of humor.


My not-so-guilty but unpopular...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 1 day ago
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Films whose low budgets contribute to their greatness.
Posted By Jinnistan
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Forum: General Movie Discussion 1 day ago
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Watching Movies Alone with crumbsroom
Posted By Jinnistan
Well, to each his own. I could probably post...

Well, to each his own. I could probably post some clips, or cobble together the top ten yearly lists, and maybe produce a passing resemblance of an adequate decade of music. But personally most of...
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Conspiracy Theories
Posted By Jinnistan
Mmm. Good move. Stalling. I like it.

Mmm. Good move. Stalling. I like it.
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Conspiracy Theories
Posted By Jinnistan
Play it cool, dude. Ride it out.

Play it cool, dude. Ride it out.
Forum: General Movie Discussion 5 days ago
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Rate The Last Movie You Saw
Posted By Jinnistan
https://www.sho.com/site/image-bin/images/0_0_3503...

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Adequate and involving doc about the pioneering comedian and his evolving and unorthodox approach to...
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Conspiracy Theories
Posted By Jinnistan
If only every conspiracy theory was as...

If only every conspiracy theory was as transparently obvious as this one.
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Conspiracy Theories
Posted By Jinnistan
Here's a fun one...

Here's a fun one (https://www.history.com/news/space-race-soviet-union-moon-landing-denial), ciggfried.
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Conspiracy Theories
Posted By Jinnistan
Honestly, it's hard to sympathize with anyone...

Honestly, it's hard to sympathize with anyone who's attracted to the idea of kidnapping a governor. I doubt that the story had much of an effect on the election.
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Conspiracy Theories
Posted By Jinnistan
Who is this CIA guy you think everyone is...

Who is this CIA guy you think everyone is listening to?
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Conspiracy Theories
Posted By Jinnistan
It really transcends 'politics' at this point,...

It really transcends 'politics' at this point, and goes to a deeper issue of a breakdown of coherent reasoning. After all, you can find this breakdown pretty much across the political spectrum. ...
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Favourite Albums of 1974?
Posted By Jinnistan
That's a pretty deep cut. I don't have...

That's a pretty deep cut.


I don't have very much Asian music from this time period, but I do have a copy of this:

...
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Conspiracy Theories
Posted By Jinnistan
Name calling? You accused me of being a CIA...

Name calling? You accused me of being a CIA dupe!



Which CIA employee? I'm basing the failure of MK-Ultra as a mind control program on the journalism of a reporter who was one of the...
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Conspiracy Theories
Posted By Jinnistan
Ax-shully, I think that Martin A. Lee and Bruce...

Ax-shully, I think that Martin A. Lee and Bruce Sclain's seminal Acid Dreams book remains the definitive source on the subject. It's still respected enough to be frequently cited by MK-Ultra...
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Favourite Albums of 1974?
Posted By Jinnistan
Yeah, early Commodores were much more...

Yeah, early Commodores were much more collaborative, and Richie would only emerge as the band's 'hitmaker' later in the decade.



I remember the initial CD version of Weeks which suffered from...