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Forum: Ongoing Tournaments & Brackets 14 hours ago
Replies: 167
Asian Film Hall of Fame
Posted By jiraffejustin
I think once you see it all the way through,...

I think once you see it all the way through, you'll be able to tell when it is completely serious. But with the Obayashi films I've seen, I think there is clearly supposed to be some comedic elements...
Forum: Ongoing Tournaments & Brackets 2 days ago
Replies: 167
Asian Film Hall of Fame
Posted By jiraffejustin
Like I said, it is nitpicky, it's also a thing...

Like I said, it is nitpicky, it's also a thing that I've tried to make clear that is a specific nuisance to me and I understand why it might not be to others.

Yeah, you can knock someone out with...
Forum: Ongoing Tournaments & Brackets 3 days ago
Replies: 167
Asian Film Hall of Fame
Posted By jiraffejustin
Both of the examples you mention are not the kind...

Both of the examples you mention are not the kind of thing I have a problem with. The Anderson Silva front kick is awesome, I remember watching that live. It's also a front kick, my problem was with...
Forum: Ongoing Tournaments & Brackets 3 days ago
Replies: 167
Asian Film Hall of Fame
Posted By jiraffejustin
https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/it/thumb/0/...

https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/it/thumb/0/07/Chocolate_2008.jpg/800px-Chocolate_2008.jpg
Chocolate

Saying bad stuff about movies isn't something I enjoy at all, but I didn't really care...
Forum: Ongoing Tournaments & Brackets 1 week ago
Replies: 167
Asian Film Hall of Fame
Posted By jiraffejustin
I recently had a conversation with a friend about...

I recently had a conversation with a friend about how much you should take into consideration your first time viewing of a film when determing your valuation of that film. A first-time vewing that...
Forum: Ongoing Tournaments & Brackets 1 week ago
Replies: 167
Asian Film Hall of Fame
Posted By jiraffejustin
https://pbs.twimg.com/media/EFkAdR3WsAcUy83.jpg ...

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/EFkAdR3WsAcUy83.jpg
Mother

I don't really want to get into spoilers for a film like this, because it will probably always be best the first time you see it. I think a...
Forum: Ongoing Tournaments & Brackets 1 week ago
Replies: 167
Asian Film Hall of Fame
Posted By jiraffejustin
https://film-grab.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/H...

https://film-grab.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Hanagtami-035.jpg

Hanagatami

Speaking on an Obayashi film is not an easy thing to do, because he didn't make films that fit within convention. I...
Forum: Ongoing Tournaments & Brackets 1 week ago
Replies: 167
Asian Film Hall of Fame
Posted By jiraffejustin
everything really is wrestling

everything really is wrestling
Forum: Ongoing Tournaments & Brackets 1 week ago
Replies: 167
Asian Film Hall of Fame
Posted By jiraffejustin
letterboxd... do it.

letterboxd... do it.
Forum: Ongoing Tournaments & Brackets 1 weeks ago
Replies: 167
Asian Film Hall of Fame
Posted By jiraffejustin
https://gojirakingdom.files.wordpress.com/2010/01/...

https://gojirakingdom.files.wordpress.com/2010/01/daimajin8.jpg
Daimajin (1966)

Forgive me if you have zero interest in pro wrestling, but everything is pro wrestling. Watching this film I...
Forum: Ongoing Tournaments & Brackets 2 weeks ago
Replies: 167
Asian Film Hall of Fame
Posted By jiraffejustin
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4urbXO68tAs&ab_cha...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4urbXO68tAs&ab_channel=TheCurator

Does this look like a good copy of Daimajin to use Siddon?
Forum: Ongoing Tournaments & Brackets 2 weeks ago
Replies: 167
Asian Film Hall of Fame
Posted By jiraffejustin
Re: Asian Film Hall of Fame

You guys should check out Bong Joon Ho's Influenza. It's an interesting short film that is all security camera footage that shows a criminal doing worse and worse sh*t.
Forum: Ongoing Tournaments & Brackets 2 weeks ago
Replies: 167
Asian Film Hall of Fame
Posted By jiraffejustin
Re: Asian Film Hall of Fame

Rashomon - Seen this about a year ago, but I'm down to watch this again. It'll probably be near the last thing I watch for this as I want fresh stuff first. It is great, but not near the top of my...
Forum: Ongoing Tournaments & Brackets 2 weeks ago
Replies: 167
Asian Film Hall of Fame
Posted By jiraffejustin
If you gottem, PM me some Indonesian horror recs.

If you gottem, PM me some Indonesian horror recs.
Forum: General Movie Discussion 2 weeks ago
Replies: 124
Mr Minio's Top 300 (2021 ed.)
Posted By jiraffejustin
Re: Mr Minio's Top 300 (2021 ed.)

45/300 for me... I need to see more CiNeMa
Forum: Ongoing Tournaments & Brackets 2 weeks ago
Replies: 167
Asian Film Hall of Fame
Posted By jiraffejustin
Re: Asian Film Hall of Fame

Just for reference, here are the Asian films that are already in our illustrious Hall of Fame:

Sansho The Baliff (1954 Kenji Mizoguchi)
High and Low (Akira Kurosawa 1963)
Raise the Red Lantern...
Forum: Ongoing Tournaments & Brackets 2 weeks ago
Replies: 167
Asian Film Hall of Fame
Posted By jiraffejustin
It's not from Joe, so go ahead and flip it.

It's not from Joe, so go ahead and flip it.
Forum: Ongoing Tournaments & Brackets 2 weeks ago
Replies: 167
Asian Film Hall of Fame
Posted By jiraffejustin
Re: Asian Film Hall of Fame

My nom is from Thailand, but I'm not against watching a bunch of Japanese films. or South Korean films.
Forum: Ongoing Tournaments & Brackets 2 weeks ago
Replies: 167
Asian Film Hall of Fame
Posted By jiraffejustin
bring it on

bring it on
Forum: Birthdays and Introductions 3 weeks ago
Forum: General Movie Discussion 3 weeks ago
Replies: 124
Mr Minio's Top 300 (2021 ed.)
Posted By jiraffejustin
Re: Mr Minio's Top 300 (2021 ed.)

Ima start knocking some of these out during the next KG freeleech
Forum: Ongoing Tournaments & Brackets 3 weeks ago
Replies: 924
Important: Movie HALL of FAME Archives & Info
Posted By jiraffejustin
Re: Movie HALL of FAME Archives & Info

Cairo Station is good, but Dark Waters is crazy. Love that movie when I saw it.
Forum: Ongoing Tournaments & Brackets 3 weeks ago
Replies: 924
Important: Movie HALL of FAME Archives & Info
Posted By jiraffejustin
Re: Movie HALL of FAME Archives & Info

Somebody should host an African or Asian hall of fame. I'd join both. The Asian is more likely, but an African would be more interesting.
Forum: General Movie Discussion 3 weeks ago
Replies: 22
Top 5 Films of the 1950s
Posted By jiraffejustin
Night and Fog Ikiru Pather Panchali The...

Night and Fog
Ikiru
Pather Panchali
The Human Condition
The Cranes Are Flying
Forum: Movie Reviews 4 weeks ago
Replies: 71
Movie Forums Top Foreign Language Films Countdown - Preliminary Thread
Posted By jiraffejustin
Re: Movie Forums Top Foreign Language Films Countdown - Preliminary Th

The Human Condition trilogy: One film or three? For anybody else who might vote for it, if it is ruled as three separate films for the purpose of voting, we should pick one of the three and all vote...