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1980s Challenge (June 2018)

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1980s Challenge (June 2018)

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Post by weirdboy » July 1st, 2018, 5:11 pm

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1. La boca del lobo (In the Mouth of the Wolf) - 1988 - Francisco J. Lombardi 7/10
2. Spokoj (The Calm) - 1980 - Krzysztof Kieslowski 7/10
3. L'ange - 1982 - Patrick Bokanowski 7/10
4. So Is This - 1983 - Michael Snow 6/10
5. Comfort and Joy - 1984 - Bill Forsyth 6/10
6. Housekeeping - 1987 - Bill Forsyth 7/10
7. Is-slottet (Ice Palace) - 1987 - Per Blom 6/10
8. Dans la ville blanche (In the White City) - 1983 - Alain Tanner 6/10
9. Deprisa, deprisa (Fast, Fast) - 1981 - Carlos Saura 6/10
10. Drowning by Numbers - 1988 - Peter Greenaway 7/10
11. Salaam Bombay! - 1988 - Mira Nair 7/10
12. O Sangue (Blood) -1989 - Pedro Costa 6/10
13. Hombre mirando al sudeste (Man Facing Southeast) - 1986 - Eliseo Subiela 7/10
14. La bête lumineuse (The Shimmering Beast) - 1982 - Pierre Perrault 6/10
15. Przesluchanie (Interrogation) - 1982 - Ryszard Bugajski 8/10
16. Elippathayam (Rat-Trap) - 1982 - Adoor Gopalaskrishnan 7/10
17. Djeli, conte d'aujourd'hui (Djeli, A Modern Tale) - 1981 - Fadika Kramo-Lancine 6/10
18. Visages de femmes (Faces of Women) - 1985 - Desire Ecare
19. Sarraounia - 1986 - Med Hondo
20. La vie est belle (Life is Rosy) - 1987 - Benoit Lamy, Mweze Ngangura
21. Ging chaat goo si (Police Story) - 1985 - Jackie Chan
22. Heritage Africa - 1989 - Kwaw Asah
23. El Dorado - 1988 - Carlos Saura
24. Conan the Barbarian - 1982 - John Milius [re-watch]
25. Conan the Destroyer - 1984 - Richard Fleischer [re-watch]
26. 'Breaker' Morant - 1980 - Bruce Beresford
27. The Times of Harvey Milk - 1984 - Rob Epstein
28. In Heaven There Is No Beer? - 1984 - Les Blank
29. Histoire d'une rencontre (Tale of an Encounter) - 1984 - Brahim Tsaki
30. Dead Calm - 1989 - Phillip Noyce
31. My Beautiful Laundrette - 1985 - Stephen Frears 6/10
32. Wish You Were Here - 1987 - David Leland 8/10
33. Dansen med Regitze (Memories of a Marriage) - 1989 - Kaspar Rostrup 6/10
34. Ying hung boon sik (A Better Tomorrow) - 1986 - John Woo 6/10
35. No Frank in Lumberton - 1988 - Peter Braatz 6/10
36. Ghare-Baire (The Home and the World) - 1984 - Satyajit Ray 7/10
37. Me'Ahorei Hasoragim (Beyond the Walls) - 1984 - Uri Barbash 7/10
38. 37°2 le matin (Betty Blue) - 1986 - Jean-Jacques Beineix 7/10
39. Honeysuckle Rose - 1980 - Jerry Schatzberg 6/10
40. Blame it on Rio - 1980 - Stanley Donen 4/10
41. Coal Miner's Daughter - 1980 - Michael Apted 6/10
42. Gloria - 1980 - John Cassavetes
43. The Mission - 1986 - Roland Joffe 6/10
44. Hope and Glory - 1987 - John Boorman 7/10
45. Trading Places - 1983 - John Landis [re-watch] 6/10
46. Robocop - 1987 - Paul Verhoeven [re-watch] 8/10
47. Jésus de Montréal (Jesus of Montreal) - 1989 - Denys Arcand 7/10
48. Ishtar - 1987 - Elaine May 3/10
49. Flight of the Navigator - 1986 - Randal Kleiser 6/10
50. Boy Meets Girl - 1984 - Leos Carax 7/10
51. Miracle Mile - 1988 - Steve De Jarnatt 6/10
52. Le dernier combat (The Last Battle) - 1983 - Luc Besson 6/10
53. Matador - 1986 - Pedro Almodovar 6/10

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Post by RogerTheMovieManiac88 » July 1st, 2018, 7:15 pm

A closing couple from me:

14. 'Peggy Sue Got Married' / 1986, Francis Ford Coppola / 7.5/10
15. 'El-haimoune' / 1984, Nacer Khemir / 10/10

Kathleen Turner - so joyous, exuberant, knowing, funny in Coppola's under-appreciated Capra-esque comedy:

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Thanks for a fun challenge, 72!
That's all, folks!

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Post by jeroeno » July 1st, 2018, 8:23 pm

134. Mutant Hunt (1987)

It's been a fun challenge, congrats to india istanbul and a thank you to 72allinncallme for hosting it.

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Post by 72allinncallme » July 2nd, 2018, 10:18 am

Last call for alcohol updates. Will do a short summary after the Brazil match, so 8-9 hours from now.

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Post by cinephage » July 2nd, 2018, 10:21 am

09. Roar, by Noel Marshall (1981) 7/10

Not a great film, but the way the lions are filmed is incredible !
Watched (08)Show
01. Finye, by Souleymane Cissé (1982) 7,5/10
02. Eijanaika, by Shohei Imamura (1981) 8,5/10
03. The Christmas Story, by Bob Clark (1983) 7,5/10
04. Night of the Creeps, by Fred Dekker (1986) 7,5/10
05. A room with a View, by James Ivory (1985) 10/10
06. Jiang shi shu shu, by Ricky Lau (1988) 7/10
07. Davandeh, by Amir Naderi (1984) 8/10
08. Madman, by Joe Giannone (1981) 4/10

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Post by 72allinncallme » July 2nd, 2018, 10:25 am

cinephage on Jul 2 2018, 04:21:55 AM wrote:09. Roar, by Noel Marshall (1981) 7/10

Not a great film, but the way the lions are filmed is incredible !
Watched (08)Show
01. Finye, by Souleymane Cissé (1982) 7,5/10
02. Eijanaika, by Shohei Imamura (1981) 8,5/10
03. The Christmas Story, by Bob Clark (1983) 7,5/10
04. Night of the Creeps, by Fred Dekker (1986) 7,5/10
05. A room with a View, by James Ivory (1985) 10/10
06. Jiang shi shu shu, by Ricky Lau (1988) 7/10
07. Davandeh, by Amir Naderi (1984) 8/10
08. Madman, by Joe Giannone (1981) 4/10
The best thing about the movie is reading the trivia page on IMDB. Madness!

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Post by 72allinncallme » July 2nd, 2018, 4:53 pm

So it’s July all over the world, right? And then some... Time to close this challenge.

Top ten participants:
1. India Istanbul 156:ICM:
2. jeroeno 134:ICM:
3. psychotronicbeatnik 106:ICM:
4. jdidaco 66:ICM:
5. weirdboy 53:ICM:
6. 72allinncallme 48:ICM:
7. flavo5000 44:ICM:
8. maxwelldeux 43:ICM:
9. Kublai Khan 38:ICM:
10. Mate_cosido 37:ICM:

Congratulations to India Istanbul with her first win, ever! :poshclap:
Thanks to the 38 players for participating, the full list is in the OP.
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