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26th Hall of Fame
Posted By ueno_station54
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Maaan how long is Themroc gonna be a meme around here? lmao

but yeah, lovin Torgs' methodology <3
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26th Hall of Fame
Posted By ueno_station54
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Well I sure did catch a lot of heat for blind-picking that one time so that move is out lol. I might catch some heat for my reasoning on the next one too but the important thing for me is just...
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26th Hall of Fame
Posted By ueno_station54
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I've been in 3 of these now and I think my picks have all finished bottom 3 and I don't see that changing in the future lmao but this is a fun way to see a lot of films I "should" see that I normally...
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26th Hall of Fame
Posted By ueno_station54
full ballot time (with ratings for spice) ...

full ballot time (with ratings for spice)

01. The Passion of Joan of Arc rating_5
02. Daisies rating_4_5
03. Angel-A rating_3_5
04. Sweet Smell of Success rating_3_5
05. The Celebration...
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26th Hall of Fame
Posted By ueno_station54
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Joan was my #1, Smell #4, Wiz #7
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26th Hall of Fame
Posted By ueno_station54
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26th Hall of Fame
Posted By ueno_station54
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oh this kicked off here's my ballot so far I guess:

01.
02. Daisies
03. Angel-A
04.
05. The Celebration
06. Tower
07.
08. Last Year at Marienbad
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26th Hall of Fame
Posted By ueno_station54
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The Wiz gonna take it and I don't think it will be particularly close.
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26th Hall of Fame
Posted By ueno_station54
My only chance of not getting another last place...

My only chance of not getting another last place finish lmao.
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26th Hall of Fame
Posted By ueno_station54
o7

o7
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26th Hall of Fame
Posted By ueno_station54
oh so it was just the shots in the trailer that...

oh so it was just the shots in the trailer that were shot on a potato? my bad.
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26th Hall of Fame
Posted By ueno_station54
Not particularly keen on people giving cult...

Not particularly keen on people giving cult movies the benefit of the doubt either tbh.Like, I dig The Room as much as the next gal but it ain't a 10 lmao (I think I gave it a 7).



Oh I'm...
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26th Hall of Fame
Posted By ueno_station54
Am happy to hear this :)

Am happy to hear this :)
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26th Hall of Fame
Posted By ueno_station54
Ok, it might be a bit too new for that rn but one...

Ok, it might be a bit too new for that rn but one day I think it may. I wouldn't for a second argue Chitylova was ever trying to make a prestige film but Daisies still has classic status. Same with...
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26th Hall of Fame
Posted By ueno_station54
Step Brothers is a classic, you think they were...

Step Brothers is a classic, you think they were trying to make a "prestige picture" with that one?
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26th Hall of Fame
Posted By ueno_station54
A film being different is something the filmmaker...

A film being different is something the filmmaker has control over. The filmmaker has no control over their film being considered a classic.
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26th Hall of Fame
Posted By ueno_station54
You absolutely can give something bonus points...

You absolutely can give something bonus points for that since those are things that are qualities of the film. Something becoming a classic has nothing to do with the film itself.
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26th Hall of Fame
Posted By ueno_station54
I sure hope the people that did like the film...

I sure hope the people that did like the film didn't just like it because its perceived as a classic. Giving films bonus points for being "important" or "influential" or whatever is lame af and...
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26th Hall of Fame
Posted By ueno_station54
Ok 2023 I'll pick stuff that makes Daisies look...

Ok 2023 I'll pick stuff that makes Daisies look like Jaws.
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26th Hall of Fame
Posted By ueno_station54
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Going through a small list of potential HoF nominations I threw together 2022 should be a lot easier for y'all in terms of the stuff I'm picking for these. Stuff that'll land in the 2-2.5 star range...
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26th Hall of Fame
Posted By ueno_station54
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I would have assumed Themroc would be more liked since it has a clear, straightforward narrative.
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26th Hall of Fame
Posted By ueno_station54
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Lmao, my picks never do well but they always seem to get the most discussion at least. That might not be the case next HoF as I think I'm going with something a lot more conventional (will still do...
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26th Hall of Fame
Posted By ueno_station54
Nah, here's the actual thing: Ok, so I was...

Nah, here's the actual thing:

Ok, so I was procrastinating on this one. Not because I was dreading it or anything, I just had a feeling it was going to be just a good, watchable movie with nothing...
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26th Hall of Fame
Posted By ueno_station54
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Cinema Paradiso (Giuseppe Tornatore, 1988)

More like Cinema Paradeez nuts!
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26th Hall of Fame
Posted By ueno_station54
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I'll get this finished up on the weekend <3