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Forum: Movie Reviews 3 weeks ago
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The Movie Forums Top 100 Comedies Countdown
Posted By Daniel M
Re: The Movie Forums Top 100 Comedies Countdown

I need to go on my laptop and check my list but I think Borat was my number 3. Always been a film which I find myself laughing constantly, amazing how simply putting on a performance as Borat that...
Forum: Movie Reviews 3 weeks ago
Replies: 3,556
The Movie Forums Top 100 Comedies Countdown
Posted By Daniel M
Re: The Movie Forums Top 100 Comedies Countdown

I've got a lot of catching up to do but pretty surprised by some of the films that have ranked so high.

O Brother, Where Art Thou? was my number 6 and pretty mad that without my points it could...
Forum: Movie Reviews 06-23-22
Replies: 3,556
The Movie Forums Top 100 Comedies Countdown
Posted By Daniel M
Re: The Movie Forums Top 100 Comedies Countdown

Four more films that I have seen and think deserve a place on this list.

Home Alone is a Christmas classic with enough good qualities to make it a quintessential film for its kind. No where near...
Forum: Movie Reviews 06-21-22
Replies: 3,556
The Movie Forums Top 100 Comedies Countdown
Posted By Daniel M
Wow, what a strong start to this list. The...

Wow, what a strong start to this list.

The Lady Eve is a great film, and I think Sullivan's Travels is even better. I strongly considered it for my list and this is a reminder that I need to watch...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 06-13-22
Replies: 233
Things You Just Found Out/Learned Recently?
Posted By Daniel M
Re: Things You Just Found Out/Learned Recently?

That the term gerrymander is a portmanteau of the name Gerry and the mythical animal, a Salamander.

From Wiki...

The word gerrymander (originally written Gerry-mander; a portmanteau of the...
Replies: 397
Framed
Posted By Daniel M
Framed #93 🎥 🟥 🟩 ⬛ ⬛ ⬛ ⬛ ...

Framed #93
🎥 🟥 🟩 ⬛ ⬛ ⬛ ⬛

https://framed.wtf

First guess was The Exorcist.
Forum: General Movie Discussion 06-12-22
Replies: 73,057
Rate The Last Movie You Saw
Posted By Daniel M
I was reading about the novels after I watched...

I was reading about the novels after I watched the movie, interesting that the movies took a different approach in nature. I'll have a look, I'm on a bit of a spy kick at the moment :)
Forum: General Movie Discussion 06-09-22
Replies: 73,057
Rate The Last Movie You Saw
Posted By Daniel M
The Wrecking Crew (Phil Karlson, 1968) 3 ...

The Wrecking Crew (Phil Karlson, 1968) 3

https://i.pinimg.com/originals/c0/97/8a/c0978a13df0bfeed36a53d9603e9a801.png

As featured in Once Upon a Time in Hollywood... , a product of its time but...
Forum: Movie Reviews 06-06-22
Replies: 824
The MOFO Preliminary Discussion of the Top 100 Comedies
Posted By Daniel M
http://2.bp.blogspot.com/-ytgSYpyGVEc/VNZ4qDg5GII/...

http://2.bp.blogspot.com/-ytgSYpyGVEc/VNZ4qDg5GII/AAAAAAAAAYM/2UAsEXLL-zA/w1200-h630-p-k-no-nu/simpsons_torch_mob-e1297270050635.jpg

We want the list! :D

Nice to see this hit 88 ballots, I'll...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 06-06-22
Replies: 73,057
Rate The Last Movie You Saw
Posted By Daniel M
New watches The League of Gentlemen (Basil...

New watches

The League of Gentlemen (Basil Dearden, 1960) 3

Well constructed British heist film that has a couple of great heist sequences. Enjoyable stuff.

We Own The Night (James Gray,...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 05-22-22
Replies: 14
Top movies of 2021?
Posted By Daniel M
Licorice Pizza (Paul Thomas Anderson) The...

Licorice Pizza (Paul Thomas Anderson)
The French Dispatch (Wes Anderson)
The Green Knight (David Lowery)
Petite Maman (Celine Sciamma)
The Card Counter (Paul Schrader)
The Power of the Dog...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 05-22-22
Replies: 73,057
Rate The Last Movie You Saw
Posted By Daniel M
Death on the Nile (Kenneth Branagh, 2022) 2.5 ...

Death on the Nile (Kenneth Branagh, 2022) 2.5

Decent enough popcorn entertainment. The first half drags a bit but I was surprised by how effective - and even slightly emotional - the finale was.
...
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Framed
Posted By Daniel M
Re: Framed

First attempt at this, good start :D

Framed #70
🎥 🟩 ⬛ ⬛ ⬛ ⬛ ⬛

https://framed.wtf
Forum: Movie Reviews 05-20-22
Replies: 824
The MOFO Preliminary Discussion of the Top 100 Comedies
Posted By Daniel M
Re: The MOFO Preliminary Discussion of the Top 100 Comedies

Submitted a list, don't wanna miss out on another one!

Credit to Diehl for taking this on and good luck, and amazing job by Yoda to give us that ballot creator and automated list PM, makes life so...
Forum: Movie Reviews 03-29-22
Replies: 4,712
The MoFo Top 100 of the 2000s Countdown
Posted By Daniel M
Re: The MoFo Top 100 of the 2000s Countdown

Damn. Gutted I missed this but it's been absolutely ages since I went on another accidental hiatus.

My list would have been something like:

Memories of Murder
Inglourious Basterds...
Forum: Movie Reviews 01-28-21
Replies: 7,105
The Movie Forums Top 100 of All-Time Refresh: Countdown
Posted By Daniel M
Re: The Movie Forums Top 100 of All-Time Refresh: Countdown

Goodfellas wasn't on my list but probably should have been. I think that it's my brother's number one favourite film.

There are certain films that just exude non-stop energy, that have a vibrance...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 01-28-21
Replies: 52
Best "Long Take" shots in film
Posted By Daniel M
Another film I loved recently with lots of long...

Another film I loved recently with lots of long takes, Brian De Palma's Snake Eyes. Here's the opening.

https://vimeo.com/3235512

Edit: Just saw Minio beat me to this on the last page, my bad!
Forum: General Movie Discussion 01-27-21
Replies: 52
Best "Long Take" shots in film
Posted By Daniel M
Re: Best "Long Take" shots in film

One of my favourites in recent times is from The Deep Blue Sea by Terence Davies.

Here's some of it:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QYhWfgfEfzQ
Forum: Movie Reviews 01-27-21
Replies: 7,105
The Movie Forums Top 100 of All-Time Refresh: Countdown
Posted By Daniel M
Casablanca is an amazing film but I forgot to...

Casablanca is an amazing film but I forgot to include it on my list. The same goes for the next three films coming up, so I kind of feel glad in a way that I missed out all four and didn't really end...
Forum: Movie Reviews 01-27-21
Replies: 7,105
The Movie Forums Top 100 of All-Time Refresh: Countdown
Posted By Daniel M
I thought that The Hateful Eight was especially...

I thought that The Hateful Eight was especially interesting because it was released at a time of inflamed racial tensions in America. I remember some of the Black Lives Matter protests before the...
Forum: Movie Reviews 01-27-21
Replies: 7,105
The Movie Forums Top 100 of All-Time Refresh: Countdown
Posted By Daniel M
I had Pulp Fiction somewhere around the middle of...

I had Pulp Fiction somewhere around the middle of my list, but there are not many films that will ever be as important and influential as it to me.

I had just watched Reservoir Dogs and can...
Forum: Movie Reviews 01-25-21
Replies: 7,105
The Movie Forums Top 100 of All-Time Refresh: Countdown
Posted By Daniel M
Personally I canít believe Rio Bravo and Boogie...

Personally I canít believe Rio Bravo and Boogie Nights missed out. Thought there were a fair few fans on here.
Forum: Movie Reviews 01-25-21
Replies: 7,105
The Movie Forums Top 100 of All-Time Refresh: Countdown
Posted By Daniel M
Re: The Movie Forums Top 100 of All-Time Refresh: Countdown

I think Jaws is a very good film, possibly a great one, but it's been far too long since I last saw it. It's one of my step-dad's favourite films and I have always enjoyed reading Mark's enthusiasm...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 01-25-21
Replies: 73,057
Rate The Last Movie You Saw
Posted By Daniel M
So we should be getting It Would Happen to You in...

So we should be getting It Would Happen to You in 2034, right?
Forum: Movie Reviews 01-25-21
Replies: 7,105
The Movie Forums Top 100 of All-Time Refresh: Countdown
Posted By Daniel M
Re: The Movie Forums Top 100 of All-Time Refresh: Countdown

Some quick thoughts catching up...

9. Apocalypse Now (290 points)

Excellent film and a long-time favourite of mine. The capture of the descent into darkness/madness has never been so riveting,...