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« Reply #1220 on: November 25, 2018, 11:38:19 AM »
Blackkklansman and Sacha are all about intolerance. The skill with which SBC exposes the stupidity of Americans is courageous, although the yanks aren't his only target.

Spike Lee's Jungle Fever is one of the greatest films in history. A must see for anyone who hasn't.
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« Reply #1221 on: November 26, 2018, 07:43:44 AM »
Been meaning to watch Jungle Fever for some time but keep forgetting about it.  Will try get that watched soon, Rocket!  :thumbsup:

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« Reply #1222 on: November 26, 2018, 09:23:16 AM »
I loved Bohemian Rhapsody

A Star is Born not so much tho Gaga was great

Nae Pasaran is my favourite film of the year so far - catch it if you can - true story of scottish workers who refused to repair the engines from the Chilean air force after Pinochet's coup - it really is a cracking wee film and true testimony to solidarity  :thumbsup:

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« Reply #1223 on: November 26, 2018, 10:12:18 PM »
Mile 22, really disliked it, thought it was very poor to be honest.

Ballad Of Buster Scruggs ( the Coen Brothers did this ) was pretty enjoyable as you'd expect.
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« Reply #1224 on: December 01, 2018, 07:29:04 PM »
State of Play, nearly 10 years old now and hadn't seen it in sometime but appeared on our netflix.  As good as I remembered it.  Not always a Russell Crowe fan but he was great in this.

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« Reply #1225 on: December 04, 2018, 04:04:16 PM »
Cold In July, caught in on BBC iPlayer, thought it was fucking tremendous, well worth a watch.
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« Reply #1226 on: December 09, 2018, 07:48:37 AM »
I loved Bohemian Rhapsody

Watched this last night. Superb film. A lot I wasn't aware of

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« Reply #1227 on: December 10, 2018, 09:54:48 AM »
Watched this last night. Superb film. A lot I wasn't aware of


Like if you're sexually attracted to someone you don't know you can just grab their arse, be genuinely shocked that they didn't appreciate it but then 30 seconds later live happily ever after?

Nae sure it quite tells the whole story but what movie adaptation does? Still found it a thoroughly enjoyable movie and thought it was superbly acted by all involved.

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« Reply #1228 on: February 03, 2019, 08:15:53 AM »
Saw Vice and First Man recently.

Both really enjoyable watch's and would recommend them. Some seriously good acting.

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« Reply #1229 on: February 11, 2019, 12:42:46 AM »
If Beale street could talk. Was OK could have been much more, in the end a little disappointing.
Green Book. Fucking fantastic. Funny, challenging (if a little easy, ) heart warming, great actors bouncing off each other, best film I’ve seen in a good while well worth it. Go and see it.

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« Reply #1230 on: February 11, 2019, 11:00:07 PM »
I've seen Mary, Queen of Scots, Vice & The Favourite in the last week, all very good, Vice is cracking & The Favourite very funny if you like that dark humour.
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« Reply #1231 on: February 12, 2019, 11:44:40 AM »
I've seen Mary, Queen of Scots, Vice & The Favourite in the last week, all very good, Vice is cracking & The Favourite very funny if you like that dark humour.
I love Oscar season  :thumbsup:

Interesting. I saw that too and very much enjoyed it. I happened to come across some reviews and found them to be almost entirely negative because of the historical inaccuracies. Here was me thinking it was a movie, nae a documentary. ???

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« Reply #1232 on: February 13, 2019, 08:19:14 PM »
Gone Baby Gone.

It's a few years old, but I thought it was tremendous & highly recommend it.
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« Reply #1233 on: February 14, 2019, 10:13:47 AM »
Beautiful Boy is excellent, base on true story of dad and his drug addict son, both parts very well played

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« Reply #1234 on: February 15, 2019, 10:01:42 AM »
Beautiful Boy is excellent, base on true story of dad and his drug addict son, both parts very well played

Aye I thought that was really good too. Liked that bubbles from The Wire was his AA sponsor.

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« Reply #1235 on: February 16, 2019, 02:14:17 AM »
Just watched Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy.

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« Reply #1236 on: Yesterday at 07:51:16 PM »
So hollywood has decided its time to remake 'Dirty Rotten Scoundrels' with Anne Hathaway and Rebel Wilson taking the Michael Caine & Steve Martin Roles

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