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Old 15th October 2014, 22:21   #5761
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Simply WOW! I'm left speechless! Superb acting by Dennis Weaver. Simple, yet awesome script. Edge of the seat, adrenaline pumping, heart thumping action that makes one's mouth dry and eyes glued to the screen. Amazing direction by a kid (then) called Steven Spielberg. He had used this movie as a precursor (to test the waters in this genre) to his next blockbuster "Jaws". A thrilling ride.
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Watching the Life of Pi. Like always, the movie is nowhere close to the book
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Everybody's fine - This is a 2009 movie with a starry cast (Robert De Niro, Drew Barrymore, Kate Beckinsale, Sam Rockwell). The movie is about a widow retiree who takes a trip across the US to visit his children.

I am an emotional bum and I don't like movies that make me cry. But I just couldn't stop watching this. The end is epic.

Awesome movie, must watch!
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Sex Tape

2/5

Don't bother going to the theater.

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Old 17th October 2014, 17:11   #5765
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Anybody seen the Robert Downy Jr starrer ' The Judge' ? Was planning to see it over the weekend since there aren't any other interesting movies.
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Looks like you've seen quite a bit Hitchcock movies
Hitchcock is just one of them besides Spielberg & Clint Eastwood.

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You've missed Rear Window and Strangers on a Train that are very good
Nope, had watched them last year; yes, Rear Window is really superb suspense.

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Spellbound is pretty good too
Added to my list. Thanks

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Ingrid Bergman is a good excuse to see this
People will call us nuts if we say so, but yes, its a good excuse to watch

Regarding others...
- Duck Soup - Tks will watch
- 12 Angry Men - Hate it!!
- Witness for the Prosecution - Tks will watch
- Double Indemnity - Watched
- Dial M for Murder - Watched
- Dr. Strangelove - On the pipeline
- Its a Wonderful Life - Watched some 2 times, very positive movie

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Old 19th October 2014, 09:39   #5767
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Recently I watched Draft Day. Wasn't expecting much, but it turned out to be brilliant thriller. No, you don't have to understand American Football to watch this movie. It is about how freshly graduated football players are picked by professional teams in a process called Draft. It starts off slowly and turns into a nail-biting edge-of-the-seat thriller.
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Old 19th October 2014, 10:00   #5768
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The Island

Concept is not new. Big chunks borrowed from Oblivion. Flavors of few other movies like Matrix and I, Robot are also present. Didn't think it possible, but Scarlett Johansson is sexier than ever on screen. One time watch.

2.5/5.

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Anybody seen the Robert Downy Jr starrer ' The Judge' ? Was planning to see it over the weekend since there aren't any other interesting movies.
The Judge is good. Story is clichéd, but acting is to notch. Watch in theater if it catches your fancy. I would recommend DVD viewing at home.

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Dracula untold

Weeeelll......
Not that great.
There are some good pieces, but the movie is like Delhi traffic, stop and go. Lots of stuff happening one moment, and then complete Zen trance the other.
And then, Vlad demonstrates his powers, and you wonder, why does he not use it to the max, and just obliterate everything? Like he was told there's still 40 minutes left in the movie.

I personally feel that as far as strong Dracula goes, nothing beats Drake from blade trinity. And still the champion.
3/5
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Just how tolerable is Kevin Costner in this movie? Can't stand his stone faced expressions
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Dracula untold

Weeeelll......
Not that great.
There are some good pieces, but the movie is like Delhi traffic, stop and go. Lots of stuff happening one moment, and then complete Zen trance the other.
And then, Vlad demonstrates his powers, and you wonder, why does he not use it to the max, and just obliterate everything? Like he was told there's still 40 minutes left in the movie.

I personally feel that as far as strong Dracula goes, nothing beats Drake from blade trinity. And still the champion.
3/5
Worth watching in the cinema hall or home watch?
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Worth watching in the cinema hall or home watch?
Just about worth it.
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What if-
It's a nice light Hearted romantic movie. Daniel Radcliffe has finally broken out of his Harry Potter image. Movie is predictable but engaging. Recommended.
Rating - 4/5
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Daniel Radcliffe has finally broken out of his Harry Potter image.
Actually he did act in movie called 'December Boys' even before the series finished. Decent flick, one time watch.
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Finally watched Edge Of Tomorrow (2014)
4.5/5
Great movie! The best one I have watched in a while. Unlike Inception, it doesn't get confusing at times even though they have a similar concept. It contains a little profanity so not a family movie. I think the biggest selling point was Tom Cruise. Must watch.
If you ever get confused about time travel movies, watch this clip of Big Bang Theory


On the subject of time travel (or time loops rather), has anyone seen the Spanish file Timecrimes?
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