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Forum: Movie Reviews 12 hours ago
Replies: 43
Superman
Posted By Captain Steel
An hour may have passed for you, but I was...

An hour may have passed for you, but I was turning the Earth backwards!

I like the original film a lot - I still think it's very well done, especially the pastoral scenes of the middle act.
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Forum: Movie Reviews 17 hours ago
Replies: 43
Superman
Posted By Captain Steel
Right. Turning the Earth backwards was a visual...

Right. Turning the Earth backwards was a visual metaphor - just like when movies show pages flying off a calendar or clock hands moving forward - these things aren't supposed to be really happening,...
Forum: Actors, Awards, & Directors 1 day ago
Replies: 30
Have you ever met any actors?
Posted By Captain Steel
Re: Have you ever met any actors?

I've posted about talking to the late Richard Hatch (of Battlestar Galactica) at a comic con where I attended as someone behind the table as opposed to being a ticket buyer...
So I'll just copy and...
Replies: 354
Conspiracy Theories
Posted By Captain Steel
Not to go into a whole commercial analysis, but...

Not to go into a whole commercial analysis, but the one with Liza Minelli was the Aretha Franklin one... so the joke had been made with Aretha and you thought it was over... then, at the last second,...
Replies: 354
Conspiracy Theories
Posted By Captain Steel
Now I'll forever picture Yn as Liza Minnelli! ;)

Now I'll forever picture Yn as Liza Minnelli! ;)
Replies: 354
Conspiracy Theories
Posted By Captain Steel
Be yourself, Rules and don't ever change! (Get...

Be yourself, Rules and don't ever change!
(Get it?) ;)
Forum: General Movie Discussion 3 days ago
Replies: 60
Romances you rooted against
Posted By Captain Steel
Re: Romances you rooted against

The guys in Brokeback Mountain (but only because they were already married & had children)... otherwise, I'd say, "Not that there's anything wrong with that." ;)
Replies: 354
Conspiracy Theories
Posted By Captain Steel
Re: Conspiracy Theories

How about this new info on the plot to kidnap Gretchen Whitmer being some kind of FBI "sting" - with the entire thing having been set up and the plot itself even suggested by FBI agents to somehow...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 3 days ago
Replies: 2,257
Movies you couldn't even finish.
Posted By Captain Steel
Okay... this is the culmination scene... (one big...

Okay... this is the culmination scene... (one big spoiler)... which is much better in the context of the rest of the movie. (But enjoyable as a revisit for those already familiar.)
...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 5 days ago
Replies: 2,257
Movies you couldn't even finish.
Posted By Captain Steel
The headmaster (the late Norman Lloyd) says...

The headmaster (the late Norman Lloyd) says "Leave, Mr. Keating!" four times during the climactic end scene when Keating returns to the classroom to get his belongings.

The one thing I've never...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 5 days ago
Replies: 2,257
Movies you couldn't even finish.
Posted By Captain Steel
I like some of your alternative choices for the...

I like some of your alternative choices for the lead role, Rules.

As far as what Keating brought to the school... he brought thinking outside the box - the school was mired in protocol & tradition...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 5 days ago
Replies: 2,257
Movies you couldn't even finish.
Posted By Captain Steel
All I have to say to you guys is... "Leave,...

All I have to say to you guys is...

"Leave, Mr. Keating!"

;)
Replies: 15
How to have more Energy
Posted By Captain Steel
If I have one, I'm not quite aware of it.

If I have one, I'm not quite aware of it.
Replies: 15
How to have more Energy
Posted By Captain Steel
How to have more Energy

I suffer from chronic fatigue (not an official diagnosis). I'd say it's about 70% physical and 30% psychological.

I'm looking for tips on how to have more energy as most of the things I've tried...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 5 days ago
Replies: 2,257
Movies you couldn't even finish.
Posted By Captain Steel
Oh, come on! ;) I do love this movie, and...

Oh, come on! ;)

I do love this movie, and one of the saddest things is the idea of someone not finishing it as it has one of the most classic and iconic culmination scenes in movie history! :)
Replies: 3,156
Things that annoy you...
Posted By Captain Steel
I had the same thing when I rented a house... but...

I had the same thing when I rented a house... but luckily, my landlords paid the garbage fee AND they never raised my rent over 10 years!
Forum: General Movie Discussion 1 week ago
Replies: 19
Edit or Add a Single Scene...
Posted By Captain Steel
I can see it both ways for Shawshank. Cutting...

I can see it both ways for Shawshank. Cutting the last scene would leave the audience with hope, but with the reunion we know that Red made it - so it's an ultra happy ending. It's an added sense...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 1 week ago
Replies: 9
Discussing Danny Kaye
Posted By Captain Steel
Re: Discussing Danny Kaye

Danny was a master Scatman!
I loved the way he could sing & talk through intricately worded foolishness at inhuman speeds and could turn complete gibberish into an opera of absurdity.
Forum: General Movie Discussion 1 week ago
Replies: 9
Discussing Danny Kaye
Posted By Captain Steel
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nCuLoVI1RP0

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nCuLoVI1RP0
Forum: Games and Tabs 1 week ago
Replies: 456
Post a Random movie scene thread.
Posted By Captain Steel
A man (Peter Sellers), his fiancée and his...

A man (Peter Sellers), his fiancée and his parents accidentally eat brownies laced with marijuana...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PLQloxq4bes
Forum: General Movie Discussion 1 week ago
Replies: 9
Discussing Danny Kaye
Posted By Captain Steel
Daffy Duck imitates Danny Kaye... ...

Daffy Duck imitates Danny Kaye...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_-kPltR-bHc
Replies: 3,156
Things that annoy you...
Posted By Captain Steel
Re: Things that annoy you...

Just an add on (which would have had me extremely annoyed if it still applied) - the cable company I had that had all these great things surrounding TCM that I described in my previous post was...
Replies: 3,156
Things that annoy you...
Posted By Captain Steel
I concur. I do tune into the guide to check...

I concur. I do tune into the guide to check what's on TCM first.

This is probably just a perspective, but I'd swear they put the best stuff on at the most inopportune times. It seems like...
Replies: 3,156
Things that annoy you...
Posted By Captain Steel
Re: Things that annoy you...

Something TCM (Turner Classic Movies) seems to be doing a lot lately...

They put the wrong year on movies in the description - now I don't know if these are supposed to be years the film was...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 1 week ago
Replies: 18
Poll: Do You Always Post Here After Watching a Movie?
Posted By Captain Steel
Re: Do You Always Post Here After Watching a Movie?

Depends on the movie and my reaction to it.