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Forum: General Movie Discussion 7 hours ago
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Rate The Last Movie You Saw
Posted By Takoma11
I would think you would like this one. I thought...

I would think you would like this one. I thought it was a lot stronger than Merci Pour Le Chocolat.
Forum: General Movie Discussion 8 hours ago
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Rate The Last Movie You Saw
Posted By Takoma11
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Forum: General Movie Discussion 9 hours ago
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Rate The Last Movie You Saw
Posted By Takoma11
I rated it similarly. A solid film that makes its...

I rated it similarly. A solid film that makes its point, driven by a great central performance.
Forum: General Movie Discussion 10 hours ago
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Rate The Last Movie You Saw
Posted By Takoma11
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Duck Soup, 1933
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Forum: General Movie Discussion 14 hours ago
Replies: 116
Wooley & Torgo's September Excite-o-rama!
Posted By Takoma11
When I was in school in Cambridge I got to see a...

When I was in school in Cambridge I got to see a Dark Crystal/Labyrinth double feature at this great little theater called the Brattle. (I will never stop talking about their $9 double features).
...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 14 hours ago
Replies: 66,485
Rate The Last Movie You Saw
Posted By Takoma11
I think that it's a unique film, which is not to...

I think that it's a unique film, which is not to say that I think everyone would love it or think it's great. But it's got a lot going for it, including one of the best anti-erotic sequences I've...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 1 day ago
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Rate The Last Movie You Saw
Posted By Takoma11
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Forum: General Movie Discussion 1 day ago
Replies: 66,485
Rate The Last Movie You Saw
Posted By Takoma11
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Split Second, 1992

Set in a future with cities flooded...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 1 day ago
Replies: 27
Metaphors (especially in speculative films)
Posted By Takoma11
I guess it sort of comes down to the notion of...

I guess it sort of comes down to the notion of "necessity."

When you say that a certain level of analysis is unnecessary, I assume you mean that you think it's unnecessary to the understanding of...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 2 days ago
Replies: 27
Movies predominetly set at night
Posted By Takoma11
Okay, someone else just mentioned it. But I'm...

Okay, someone else just mentioned it. But I'm still gonna say it: The Invitation.

And while I didn't super care for it, Bad Night at the El Royale.
Forum: General Movie Discussion 2 days ago
Replies: 66,485
Rate The Last Movie You Saw
Posted By Takoma11
Yeah, they grew on me as the film went on. I...

Yeah, they grew on me as the film went on. I can't remember specifics, but there was some phrase or word that was kind of joltingly anachronistic in one of the early songs. But like I wrote, the mood...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 2 days ago
Replies: 66,485
Rate The Last Movie You Saw
Posted By Takoma11
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McCabe & Mrs. Miller,...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 2 days ago
Replies: 27
Movies predominetly set at night
Posted By Takoma11
As for the prompt itself, a significant amount of...

As for the prompt itself, a significant amount of Good Time takes place at night.

The recent horror VFW.
Forum: General Movie Discussion 2 days ago
Replies: 27
Movies predominetly set at night
Posted By Takoma11
Can we maybe spoiler text this for people who...

Can we maybe spoiler text this for people who have not seen the film?
Forum: General Movie Discussion 2 days ago
Replies: 27
Metaphors (especially in speculative films)
Posted By Takoma11
Right. I actually think that this is one of the...

Right. I actually think that this is one of the really cool things about art---that people from different perspectives and experiences can find something to connect to. Even when I don't agree with...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 2 days ago
Replies: 66,485
Rate The Last Movie You Saw
Posted By Takoma11
The boat sequence in particular was a moment...

The boat sequence in particular was a moment where I was like "Wait, what is going on with this guy?!"

At first I thought that the point was that she was having trouble perceiving his behavior...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 2 days ago
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A scary thing happened on the way to the Movie Forums - Horrorcrammers
Posted By Takoma11
I'm a fan of these. I tried to watch The...

I'm a fan of these.

I tried to watch The Night Evelyn Came Out of the Grave but I was seriously bored by it and didn't make it past about 30 or so minutes.
Forum: General Movie Discussion 2 days ago
Replies: 27
Metaphors (especially in speculative films)
Posted By Takoma11
I think that metaphor can be one of the ways that...

I think that metaphor can be one of the ways that a viewer can connect with art.

Again, I will never know someone who turns into a vampire or werewolf. But I might very well know someone who...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 2 days ago
Replies: 66,485
Rate The Last Movie You Saw
Posted By Takoma11
Something that I think explains a bit of the...

Something that I think explains a bit of the issue with Dancy's character is that, if I remember correctly, they couldn't decide if he was going to be a creep and actually sleep with her, or if he...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 2 days ago
Replies: 66,485
Rate The Last Movie You Saw
Posted By Takoma11
I think that the chess sequence not only sets up...

I think that the chess sequence not only sets up an important notion for the characters, but almost how the audience will react. Paula says that the chess player must have been upset afterward. Harry...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 3 days ago
Replies: 116
Wooley & Torgo's September Excite-o-rama!
Posted By Takoma11
We're all just gonna sit here and listen to these...

We're all just gonna sit here and listen to these outrageous slanders about a movie where a warrior, a magical dwarf, and a baby ride a shield down a hill like it's a sled?!?!?!
Forum: Movie Reviews 3 days ago
Replies: 225
Rock's Cheapo Theatre of the Damned
Posted By Takoma11
This porn thread devolved into a discussion of...

This porn thread devolved into a discussion of Ang Lee's filmography so subtly we didn't notice until it was too late . . .
Forum: General Movie Discussion 3 days ago
Replies: 66,485
Rate The Last Movie You Saw
Posted By Takoma11
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Forum: General Movie Discussion 3 days ago
Replies: 27
Metaphors (especially in speculative films)
Posted By Takoma11
I think that, when done thoughtfully, a...

I think that, when done thoughtfully, a well-executed "metaphor taken literally" can elevate a film, especially if the viewer has personal experience with whatever is being explored with the...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 3 days ago