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by spade
February 10th, 2020, 1:56 am
Forum: Movies & TV
Topic: Top 10 Movies of 2019
Replies: 138
Views: 20844

Re: Top 10 Movies of 2019

Ruth wrote:
February 5th, 2020, 8:28 am
anarchy wrote:
February 5th, 2020, 12:52 am
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props for including “and then we danced” in your list. great film
Need to check this one out.
by spade
January 24th, 2020, 12:46 am
Forum: Movies & TV
Topic: 1917 (2019)
Replies: 315
Views: 46042

Re: 1917 (2019)

I had the pleasure of being invited to pilot a "debate" segment of The Take podcast for the first episode of the show in 2020. I was asked to defend the virtue of Dunkirk against 1917. it's all more than a little cheeky and a bit glib, but I do mean most of what I say here: https://www.flicks.com.a...
by spade
January 20th, 2020, 2:18 pm
Forum: Movies & TV
Topic: Last Film You Watched? VI
Replies: 3686
Views: 430696

Re: Last Film You Watched? VI

So with T-Men Anthony Mann perfected the crime procedural subgenre in 1947 itself.
by spade
January 18th, 2020, 3:44 pm
Forum: Movies & TV
Topic: Last Film You Watched? VI
Replies: 3686
Views: 430696

Re: Last Film You Watched? VI

The Little Drummer Girl Park Chan-wook directed a miniseries in 2018 based on a Le Carre novel, and I had no clue about it. Found about it while exploring Florence Pugh's filmography. Solid solid solid work all around. Editing alone is of the highest order here. The direction and the three leads, es...
by spade
January 17th, 2020, 1:09 pm
Forum: Movies & TV
Topic: I Lost My Body (2019)
Replies: 2
Views: 737

Re: I Lost My Body (2019)

Yes this was fantastic. Some scenes were absolutely breathtaking.
by spade
January 17th, 2020, 8:40 am
Forum: Movies & TV
Topic: 1917 (2019)
Replies: 315
Views: 46042

Re: 1917 (2019)

This didn't make me feel anything new, but it was definitely a film which moved me. The one take didn't scream for attention.
by spade
December 24th, 2019, 1:29 pm
Forum: Movies & TV
Topic: Star Wars Episode IX - The Rise of Skywalker (2019)
Replies: 2210
Views: 221407

Re: Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (2019)

Even if there was detailed groundwork laid before TFA for the entire ST with unified creative vision at helm, it's anyway extremely tricky to tell one story over 3 films of consistent quality. Apart from LOTR, the only other instance I can think of is Bourne trilogy. That being said, TROS suffers h...
by spade
December 24th, 2019, 12:50 pm
Forum: Movies & TV
Topic: Star Wars Episode IX - The Rise of Skywalker (2019)
Replies: 2210
Views: 221407

Re: Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (2019)

Even if there was detailed groundwork laid before TFA for the entire ST with unified creative vision at helm, it's anyway extremely tricky to tell one story over 3 films of consistent quality. Apart from LOTR, the only other instance I can think of is Bourne trilogy. That being said, TROS suffers he...
by spade
December 21st, 2019, 12:39 pm
Forum: Movies & TV
Topic: Last Film You Watched? VI
Replies: 3686
Views: 430696

Re: Last Film You Watched? VI

Dabangg 3 I haven't seen the first 2 but this one was boring. It started off great and I loved the masala elements but man That flashback scene did not need to be so long Dimple Kapadia is also in this and she is a good comedic actress and her scenes are funny. Why did you put yourself through this...
by spade
December 21st, 2019, 12:30 pm
Forum: Movies & TV
Topic: Last Film You Watched? VI
Replies: 3686
Views: 430696

Re: Last Film You Watched? VI

Dabangg 3 I haven't seen the first 2 but this one was boring. It started off great and I loved the masala elements but man That flashback scene did not need to be so long Dimple Kapadia is also in this and she is a good comedic actress and her scenes are funny. Why did you put yourself through this?