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Things that annoy you...
Posted By Captain Steel
That's annoying. ;)

That's annoying. ;)
Forum: General Movie Discussion 2 days ago
Replies: 27
Movies predominetly set at night
Posted By Captain Steel
Re: Movies predominetly set at night

Night of the Living Dead (1968)
Murder By Death (1976)
Airplane (1980)
Die Hard (1988)
Judgement Night (1993)
Big Night (1996)
From Dusk Till Dawn (1996) - a whole lot of vampire & werewolf...
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Things that annoy you...
Posted By Captain Steel
I really don't know, honeykid. I only know that...

I really don't know, honeykid. I only know that any DC comics that had "The Animated Series" under the title copied the simpler art style of the TV cartoons (whether it was Batman or Superman - the...
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Things that annoy you...
Posted By Captain Steel
Agreed, and that thought crossed my mind after I...

Agreed, and that thought crossed my mind after I typed my post.

The disturbing aspect is that it has "The Animated Series" on the cover and is done in the exact same style. For nearly 3 decades...
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Things that annoy you...
Posted By Captain Steel
Somehow I don't remember graphic depictions of...

Somehow I don't remember graphic depictions of lesbianism on the old Batman: The Animated Series...

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/E4SNj6nWQAMdO2L.jpg

On the cover is says (in small print): "Ages...
Forum: Actors, Awards, & Directors 6 days ago
Replies: 58
My Favorite Meryl Streep Performances
Posted By Captain Steel
Yes, it was part of the plot... because Elaine...

Yes, it was part of the plot... because Elaine revealed she faked orgasms with Jerry... so the conversation turns to "acting"... Elaine suggests they go see a Meryl Streep movie because Streep is so...
Forum: Actors, Awards, & Directors 1 week ago
Replies: 58
My Favorite Meryl Streep Performances
Posted By Captain Steel
Jerry Seinfeld called Meryl Streep "pretentious"...

Jerry Seinfeld called Meryl Streep "pretentious" on Seinfeld. ;)
Forum: General Movie Discussion 1 week ago
Replies: 28
Perfect Song Chosen for a Movie Scene
Posted By Captain Steel
Re: Perfect Song Chosen for a Movie Scene

A classic... thanks to Bob Seger!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G2UVsyVLLcE
Forum: General Movie Discussion 1 week ago
Replies: 3
Every romantic comedy ever
Posted By Captain Steel
"We see her co-worker is quirky because she has...

"We see her co-worker is quirky because she has eye glasses."

:laugh:
Forum: General Movie Discussion 1 week ago
Replies: 28
Perfect Song Chosen for a Movie Scene
Posted By Captain Steel
I appreciate this one as a bad example. The...

I appreciate this one as a bad example. The Beach Boys "California Girls" is a great tune and could work for an action sequence, but I somehow doubt Bond was skiing in California (although I don't...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 1 week ago
Replies: 28
Perfect Song Chosen for a Movie Scene
Posted By Captain Steel
Is this a pre-existing piece of music or was it...

Is this a pre-existing piece of music or was it composed for the movie?
Forum: General Movie Discussion 2 weeks ago
Replies: 28
Perfect Song Chosen for a Movie Scene
Posted By Captain Steel
Re: Perfect Song Chosen for a Movie Scene

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jkGKc_1CtdM
Forum: General Movie Discussion 2 weeks ago
Replies: 2,287
Movies you couldn't even finish.
Posted By Captain Steel
I've had plenty of opportunities to watch this...

I've had plenty of opportunities to watch this film, but for some unknown reason I always seemed to have an aversion to sitting down and watching it (and would always opt for something else). ...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 2 weeks ago
Replies: 28
Perfect Song Chosen for a Movie Scene
Posted By Captain Steel
Somehow the song "The 10 Commandments of Love" by...

Somehow the song "The 10 Commandments of Love" by the Moonglows works in this scene from A Bronx Tale (1993), even though it seems the antithesis to what's happening (but in movies, scenes of...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 2 weeks ago
Replies: 20
Misremembering movies
Posted By Captain Steel
Thank you. I was sure the song appeared...

Thank you. I was sure the song appeared somewhere in the movie, but always thought it was the back-music for this particular scene.
Forum: General Movie Discussion 2 weeks ago
Replies: 20
Misremembering movies
Posted By Captain Steel
Re: Misremembering movies

This may take some explaining - while preparing to make a post on my new "Perfect Song Chosen for a Movie Scene" thread, I was going to post the transformation scene from American Werewolf in London...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 2 weeks ago
Replies: 28
Perfect Song Chosen for a Movie Scene
Posted By Captain Steel
Re: Perfect Song Chosen for a Movie Scene

"Thus Spoke Zarathustra" ("Sunrise" Introduction) by Richard Strauss in 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968).

This pre-existing piece of classical music has become so associated with the film it was used...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 2 weeks ago
Replies: 28
Perfect Song Chosen for a Movie Scene
Posted By Captain Steel
Re: Perfect Song Chosen for a Movie Scene

"In Dreams" by Roy Orbison in Blue Velvet (1986).

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b0Nbo7qnGd0
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zkZZLPsEcmY
Forum: General Movie Discussion 2 weeks ago
Replies: 62
Best Movies On Education?
Posted By Captain Steel
Wonderful movie. The 69 version is very good,...

Wonderful movie.
The 69 version is very good, but it's a musical (not that there's anything wrong with that).

But the original is a classic that could never be surpassed (which is why they...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 2 weeks ago
Replies: 28
Perfect Song Chosen for a Movie Scene
Posted By Captain Steel
Re: Perfect Song Chosen for a Movie Scene

To start off... I think "Mr. Blue" by the Fleetwoods was a great song just for setting the mood for this scene from National Lampoon's Vacation (1983) where Clark falls asleep at the wheel.
...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 2 weeks ago
Replies: 28
Perfect Song Chosen for a Movie Scene
Posted By Captain Steel
Perfect Song Chosen for a Movie Scene

Just kind of a free association thread about "perfect" songs (in your opinion) chosen for a movie scene.

I was going to limit it to "best" songs, but naming the "worst" could be interesting too...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 2 weeks ago
Replies: 30
Movies you thought were really wierd
Posted By Captain Steel
Comparing Gilliam to Lynch would be weird in...

Comparing Gilliam to Lynch would be weird in itself. Gilliam's weirdness is much more playful and fanciful, while Lynch's weirdness leans more toward being dark and disturbing.
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What is your favorite YouTube video?
Posted By Captain Steel
I have to admit I've never seen these before. ...

I have to admit I've never seen these before. Rutger was even sporting a mullet! ;)
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Things that annoy you...
Posted By Captain Steel
Oh, Nincompoop... PLEASE!

Oh, Nincompoop... PLEASE!
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Things that annoy you...
Posted By Captain Steel
I love the idea of yelling "THE LETTER WORD" at...

I love the idea of yelling "THE LETTER WORD" at people.

And you, ynwtf are a "N-word"! Which we all know means a "Nice-guy!" (or does it stand for "Nobel-Prize Winner"?) ;)