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Forum: General Movie Discussion 4 days ago
Replies: 34
HAMILTON!
Posted By WorkersPeasants
Genuinely one of the worst things I've ever been...

Genuinely one of the worst things I've ever been roped into watching. There were times I actually could not look at the TV because my head would just turn away out of an overwhelming and inexplicable...
Replies: 173
Why do you pirate movies/TV shows?
Posted By WorkersPeasants
I pirate/archive/upload films for many different...

I pirate/archive/upload films for many different reasons, applied on a film-by-film basis. (I don't pirate TV shows because for my interests it's just a waste of storage.)

• To continue the...
Replies: 81
Great big budget movies never flop in theaters
Posted By WorkersPeasants
This position is nonsensical when marketing...

This position is nonsensical when marketing budgets that cross over $100 million by themselves exist, which is has been the norm for big budget releases since the turn of the last decade (at least). ...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 5 days ago
Replies: 15
Favorite Movies of 1975?
Posted By WorkersPeasants
• Benilde or the Virgin Mother (de Oliveira) ...

• Benilde or the Virgin Mother (de Oliveira)

• Numéro Deux (Godard)

• Mirror (Tarkovsky)

• India Song (Duras)

• Moses and Aaron (Straub-Huillet)
Forum: General Movie Discussion 6 days ago
Replies: 12
Favorite Movies of 1979?
Posted By WorkersPeasants
1. From the Clouds to the Resistance...

1. From the Clouds to the Resistance (Straub-Huillet)
2. Impostors (Rappaport)
3. Wise Blood (Huston)
4. Stalker (Tarkovsky)
5. Legend of the Mountain (Hu)
6. Real Life (Brooks)
7. The Third...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 6 days ago
Replies: 18
Favorite Movies of 1978?
Posted By WorkersPeasants
1. The Meetings of Anna (Akerman) 2. Doomed...

1. The Meetings of Anna (Akerman)

2. Doomed Love (de Oliveira)

3. Perceval (Rohmer)

4. The Hypothesis of the Stolen Painting (Ruiz)

5. Graduate First (Pialat)
Forum: General Movie Discussion 6 days ago
Replies: 13
Favorite Movies of 1976?
Posted By WorkersPeasants
• Fortini/Cani (Straub-Huillet) • Duelle...

• Fortini/Cani (Straub-Huillet)
• Duelle (Rivette)
• News from Home (Akerman)
• The Killing of a Chinese Bookie (Cassavetes)
• Six Fois Deux / Sur et sous la communication (Godard-Miéville)
•...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 1 week ago
Replies: 85
2020 Movie Challenge
Posted By WorkersPeasants
TSPDT's top 1000 includes those other 2 sources...

TSPDT's top 1000 includes those other 2 sources in its data. Probably better to just keep the other 2 to cancel out unnecessary redundancy tbh
Forum: General Movie Discussion 1 week ago
Replies: 28
What's everyones top movies of 1982?
Posted By WorkersPeasants
1. The King of Comedy (Scorsese) 2. Passion...

1. The King of Comedy (Scorsese)
2. Passion (Godard)
3. Querelle (Fassbinder)
4. Une Chambre en Ville (Demy)
5. Fanny and Alexander (Bergman)

6. The Thing (Carpenter)
7. Ana (Cordeiro-Reis)...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 1 week ago
Replies: 17
What's everyone's top movies of 1985?
Posted By WorkersPeasants
1. Hail Mary (Godard) 2. Vagabond (Varda) 3....

1. Hail Mary (Godard)
2. Vagabond (Varda)
3. Chain Letters (Rappaport)
4. Shoah (Lanzmann)
5. Ran (Kurosawa)

6. Tapei Story (Yang)
7. “The Book of Mary” (Miéville)
8. A Zed & Two Noughts...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 1 week ago
Replies: 32
What's everyones top movies of 1983?
Posted By WorkersPeasants
1. Sans Soleil (Marker) 2. Jeune femme à sa...

1. Sans Soleil (Marker)

2. Jeune femme à sa fenêtre lisant une lettre (Rousseau)

3. City of Pirates (Ruiz)

4. L'Argent (Bresson)

5. À Nos Amours (Pialat)
Forum: Actors, Awards, & Directors 2 weeks ago
Replies: 37
Olivia D'Havilland (1916-2020)
Posted By WorkersPeasants
I don't think I'm the one who's upset here.

I don't think I'm the one who's upset here.
Forum: Actors, Awards, & Directors 2 weeks ago
Replies: 37
Olivia D'Havilland (1916-2020)
Posted By WorkersPeasants
All I said was I didn't care for her actions...

All I said was I didn't care for her actions outside of acting.

If Roman Polanski died tomorrow I'm sure there would be many posts saying similar things (and I'd be one of them).
Forum: Actors, Awards, & Directors 2 weeks ago
Replies: 37
Olivia D'Havilland (1916-2020)
Posted By WorkersPeasants
The other person asked me to explain, so I did...

The other person asked me to explain, so I did :shrug:
Forum: Actors, Awards, & Directors 2 weeks ago
Replies: 37
Olivia D'Havilland (1916-2020)
Posted By WorkersPeasants
Her involvement in promoting anti-Communist...

Her involvement in promoting anti-Communist fearmongering that led to the blacklist in Hollywood and helping move Reagan's politcal career forward.
Forum: Actors, Awards, & Directors 2 weeks ago
Replies: 37
Olivia D'Havilland (1916-2020)
Posted By WorkersPeasants
Incredibly great actress. I don't care much about...

Incredibly great actress. I don't care much about her endeavors outside of that, unfortunately.
Forum: General Movie Discussion 2 weeks ago
Replies: 11
Gaspar Noé
Posted By WorkersPeasants
Everything I've seen from him — aside from a...

Everything I've seen from him — aside from a decent chunk of I Stand Alone and opening credits of Enter the Void — has been either corny or boring to me.

There's a good handful of brief moments in...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 2 weeks ago
Replies: 30
What's everyone's top movies of 1981?
Posted By WorkersPeasants
Didn't realize how big of a year this was for me....

Didn't realize how big of a year this was for me. Lots of incredible films to put into my list.

1. Francisca (de Oliveira)
2. Too Early / Too Late (Straub-Huillet)
3. Blow Out (De Palma)
4....
Forum: General Movie Discussion 2 weeks ago
Replies: 20
What's everyone's top movies of 1984?
Posted By WorkersPeasants
1. Class Relations (Straub-Huillet) 2. Body...

1. Class Relations (Straub-Huillet)
2. Body Double (De Palma)
3. Love Streams (Cassavetes)
4. The Cotton Club (Coppola)
5. Full Moon in Paris (Rohmer)

6. Paris, Texas (Wenders)
7. Once Upon a...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 2 weeks ago
Replies: 46
Favorite Remakes
Posted By WorkersPeasants
A decent list of most of my all time favorite...

A decent list of most of my all time favorite remakes:

• Floating Weeds (Ozu, 1959)
• Breathless (McBride, 1983)
• A Star Is Born (Cukor, 1954)
• Passion (De Palma, 2012)
• Body Snatchers...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 2 weeks ago
Replies: 41
When's the proper time to forgive constant anachronisms?
Posted By WorkersPeasants
In my experience, they have next to no bearing on...

In my experience, they have next to no bearing on how much I enjoy or the value I find in a film 99% of the time.
Forum: Actors, Awards, & Directors 2 weeks ago
Replies: 166
Clint Eastwood the director, appreciation thread
Posted By WorkersPeasants
One of my favorites. Seen 20 of his films so far...

One of my favorites. Seen 20 of his films so far and have yet to come across one I dislike
Forum: Actors, Awards, & Directors 2 weeks ago
Replies: 94
Poll: Martin Scorsese's Best Film
Posted By WorkersPeasants
For me it's a tie among: *The King of Comedy*,...

For me it's a tie among: *The King of Comedy*, *After Hours*, *The Irishman*, and *The Last Temptation of Christ"
Forum: Actors, Awards, & Directors 2 weeks ago
Replies: 7
Most Rebellious Film Directors?
Posted By WorkersPeasants
Aside from redundant picks like those from the...

Aside from redundant picks like those from the avant-garde/underground scene, here's a list of directors that cone to mind:

• Jean-Luc Godard
• Wang Bing
• Pere Portabella
• Jon Jost
• Luis...
Forum: Actors, Awards, & Directors 2 weeks ago
Replies: 7
Most Rebellious Film Directors?
Posted By WorkersPeasants
This is strange to see someone say since Welles...

This is strange to see someone say since Welles was constantly busy with various film projects up until his death. The enormous amount of time he spent on film production throughout his career is one...