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Rankdown II - Best Picture Nominees ('09-'19) (Round 4, #61-#47)

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Re: Rankdown II - Best Picture Nominees ('09-'19) (1 more slot left!)

#41

Post by beasterne » June 24th, 2020, 6:57 pm

For my first cut, I'm going with the movie that absolutely doesn't belong on this list on any level: The Blind Side. The characters are all one-dimensional, the performances are lackluster, the camerawork is bland, and the white savior narrative is unfortunate. Plus, what little drama actually exists was totally fabricated for the movie, since the real-life version of the story is much less interesting.

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Black Swan
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The Kids Are All Right
The King's Speech
127 Hours
The Social Network
Toy Story 3
True Grit
Winter's Bone
The Artist
The Descendants
Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close
The Help
Hugo
Midnight in Paris
Moneyball
The Tree of Life
War Horse
Amour
Argo
Beasts of the Southern Wild
Django Unchained
Les Miserables
Life of Pi
Lincoln
Silver Linings Playbook
Zero Dark Thirty
American Hustle
Captain Phillips
Dllas Buyers Club
Gravity
Her
Nebraska
Philomana
12 Years a Slave
The Wolf of Wall Street
Boyhood
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)
The Grand Budapest Hotel
Whiplash
Selma
American Sniper
The Imitation Game
The Theory of Everything
The Big Short
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The Martian
The Revenant
Room
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Arrival
Fences
Hacksaw Ridge
Hell or High Water
Hidden Figures
La La Land
Lion
Manchester by the Sea
Moonlight
Call Me by Your Name
Darkest Hour
Dunkirk
Get Out
Lady Bird
Phantom Thread
The Post
The Shape of Water
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
BlacKkKlansman
Black Panther
Bohemian Rhapsody
The Favourite
Green Book
Roma
A Star Is Born
Vice
Ford v Ferrari
The Irishman
Jojo Rabbit
Joker
Little Women
Marriage Story
1917
Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood
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#42

Post by jeff_v » June 24th, 2020, 7:10 pm

I'll also start with cutting the worst film I've seen --I'll get into strategic cuts later. For me, it's Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri, a smug cousin to the all-time worst Best Picture Winner Crash.
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The Blind Side
District 9
An Education
The Hurt Locker
Inglourious Basterds
Precious
A Serious Man
Up
Up in the Air
Black Swan
The Fighter
Inception
The Kids Are All Right
The King's Speech
127 Hours
The Social Network
Toy Story 3
True Grit
Winter's Bone
The Artist
The Descendants
Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close
The Help
Hugo
Midnight in Paris
Moneyball
The Tree of Life
War Horse
Amour
Argo
Beasts of the Southern Wild
Django Unchained
Les Miserables
Life of Pi
Lincoln
Silver Linings Playbook
Zero Dark Thirty
American Hustle
Captain Phillips
Dllas Buyers Club
Gravity
Her
Nebraska
Philomana
12 Years a Slave
The Wolf of Wall Street
Boyhood
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)
The Grand Budapest Hotel
Whiplash
Selma
American Sniper
The Imitation Game
The Theory of Everything
The Big Short
Bridge of Spies
Brooklyn
Mad Max: Fury Road
The Martian
The Revenant
Room
Spotlight
Arrival
Fences
Hacksaw Ridge
Hell or High Water
Hidden Figures
La La Land
Lion
Manchester by the Sea
Moonlight
Call Me by Your Name
Darkest Hour
Dunkirk
Get Out
Lady Bird
Phantom Thread
The Post
The Shape of Water
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
BlacKkKlansman
Black Panther
Bohemian Rhapsody
The Favourite
Green Book
Roma
A Star Is Born
Vice
Ford v Ferrari
The Irishman
Jojo Rabbit
Joker
Little Women
Marriage Story
1917
Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood
Parasite (Gisaengchung)
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#43

Post by OldAle1 » June 24th, 2020, 7:15 pm

Interesting last couple - I doubt The Blind Side has many huge fans here, don't see that getting a veto (haven't seen it myself) but I do recall Three Billboards getting quite a lot of love, maybe from participants here... sol maybe? Anyway I didn't like it enough to veto it but for me it's definitely the best of the bunch listed so far. I'm gonna keep my eye on you jeff! Comparison to Crash seems out of left field to me but I don't remember the latter very well... care to elaborate?

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#44

Post by cinewest » June 24th, 2020, 7:39 pm

Three Billboards was a stinker (a 4 is about right) that had no idea what it wanted to be, and wandered off in the most bizarre directions, throughout. Some pretty good actors saved it from getting a lower score, but it doesn't cross the "thumbs up" line for me. Didn't see the other 3, and have no plans to.

Plenty more on this list to slash and burn, and hopefully the half dozen or so that I really like will survive for a few rounds.... Shouldn't be any hard decisions for awhile.

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#45

Post by Nathan Treadway » June 24th, 2020, 8:12 pm

I loved Three Billboards...

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#46

Post by blocho » June 24th, 2020, 8:32 pm

cinewest wrote:
June 24th, 2020, 7:39 pm
had no idea what it wanted to be
That's the feeling I was left with as well. An incoherent movie.

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#47

Post by jeff_v » June 24th, 2020, 8:46 pm

Always great when a movie manages to be both patronizing and incoherent. K. Austin Collins' review captures what got under my skin: https://letterboxd.com/melvillmatic/fil ... issouri/1/

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#48

Post by Onderhond » June 24th, 2020, 8:55 pm

Mkay, so if I learned one thing from the previous game, it's ... start early. Which I'll do now, by trying to cut The Tree of Life

In principal, it should be a film I like. It's all atmosphere, not bound to a strong narrative, some interesting camera work to boot. But it's also so incredibly hippy, so nauseatingly ethereal, so enormously cheesy. It's all soft whispers and deep thoughts and it feels like doing yoga. It tries so, so, so hard and absolutely nothing hit home for me. And then it's also three hours long. So yeah, cutting the tree, will be pingponging this one until everyone is out of vetoes. Just a fair warning.

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District 9
An Education
The Hurt Locker
Inglourious Basterds
Precious
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Up
Up in the Air
Black Swan
The Fighter
Inception
The Kids Are All Right
The King's Speech
127 Hours
The Social Network
Toy Story 3
True Grit
Winter's Bone
The Artist
The Descendants
Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close
The Help
Hugo
Midnight in Paris
Moneyball
The Tree of Life
War Horse
Amour
Argo
Beasts of the Southern Wild
Django Unchained
Les Miserables
Life of Pi
Lincoln
Silver Linings Playbook
Zero Dark Thirty
American Hustle
Captain Phillips
Dllas Buyers Club
Gravity
Her
Nebraska
Philomana
12 Years a Slave
The Wolf of Wall Street
Boyhood
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)
The Grand Budapest Hotel
Whiplash
Selma
American Sniper
The Imitation Game
The Theory of Everything
The Big Short
Bridge of Spies
Brooklyn
Mad Max: Fury Road
The Martian
The Revenant
Room
Spotlight
Arrival
Fences
Hacksaw Ridge
Hell or High Water
Hidden Figures
La La Land
Lion
Manchester by the Sea
Moonlight
Call Me by Your Name
Darkest Hour
Dunkirk
Get Out
Lady Bird
Phantom Thread
The Post
The Shape of Water
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
BlacKkKlansman
Black Panther
Bohemian Rhapsody
The Favourite
Green Book
Roma
A Star Is Born
Vice
Ford v Ferrari
The Irishman
Jojo Rabbit
Joker
Little Women
Marriage Story
1917
Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood
Parasite (Gisaengchung)
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#49

Post by OldAle1 » June 24th, 2020, 8:56 pm

jeff_v wrote:
June 24th, 2020, 8:46 pm
Always great when a movie manages to be both patronizing and incoherent. K. Austin Collins' review captures what got under my skin: https://letterboxd.com/melvillmatic/fil ... issouri/1/
Pretty good stuff there, thanks.

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Post by brokenface » June 24th, 2020, 9:28 pm

I won't be saving Tree of Life, I did like it, with reservations (basically remember being annoyed by all the Sean Penn parts). I do need to revisit at some point, haven't seen since cinema. Malick's next few films have soured me on him somewhat and leaves me wondering how I'd find Tree on 2nd go.

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Post by OldAle1 » June 24th, 2020, 9:50 pm

brokenface wrote:
June 24th, 2020, 9:28 pm
I won't be saving Tree of Life, I did like it, with reservations (basically remember being annoyed by all the Sean Penn parts). I do need to revisit at some point, haven't seen since cinema. Malick's next few films have soured me on him somewhat and leaves me wondering how I'd find Tree on 2nd go.
I liked it more than you did, maybe a lot more, but otherwise am right with you on all of that. Actually want to revisit every Malick film up through ToL before long. And catch his most recent couple for the first time, I guess.

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#52

Post by AB537 » June 24th, 2020, 9:58 pm

I loved Three Billboards as well, definitely one of my favourites of 2017, whether eligible for this challenge or not.

Not mourning the loss of any others though, and Onderhond cutting The Tree of Life saved me the trouble. I don't hate the movie, but find it to be very overrated. I do like most of the things Malick made before that, but can't stand anything I've seen after this one. A Hidden Life at least looks like it has the potential to be enjoyable, and will likely check it out at some point.

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#53

Post by Smoover » June 24th, 2020, 10:21 pm

"Argo Fuck Yourself"
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District 9
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The Hurt Locker
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Precious
A Serious Man
Up
Up in the Air
Black Swan
The Fighter
Inception
The Kids Are All Right
The King's Speech
127 Hours
The Social Network
Toy Story 3
True Grit
Winter's Bone
The Artist
The Descendants
Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close
The Help
Hugo
Midnight in Paris
Moneyball
The Tree of Life
War Horse
Amour
Argo
Beasts of the Southern Wild
Django Unchained
Les Miserables
Life of Pi
Lincoln
Silver Linings Playbook
Zero Dark Thirty
American Hustle
Captain Phillips
Dllas Buyers Club
Gravity
Her
Nebraska
Philomana
12 Years a Slave
The Wolf of Wall Street
Boyhood
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)
The Grand Budapest Hotel
Whiplash
Selma
American Sniper
The Imitation Game
The Theory of Everything
The Big Short
Bridge of Spies
Brooklyn
Mad Max: Fury Road
The Martian
The Revenant
Room
Spotlight
Arrival
Fences
Hacksaw Ridge
Hell or High Water
Hidden Figures
La La Land
Lion
Manchester by the Sea
Moonlight
Call Me by Your Name
Darkest Hour
Dunkirk
Get Out
Lady Bird
Phantom Thread
The Post
The Shape of Water
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
BlacKkKlansman
Black Panther
Bohemian Rhapsody
The Favourite
Green Book
Roma
A Star Is Born
Vice
Ford v Ferrari
The Irishman
Jojo Rabbit
Joker
Little Women
Marriage Story
1917
Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood
Parasite (Gisaengchung)
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7. PGonzalez (2 vetoes left)
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9. toromash (2 vetoes left)
10. mightysparks (2 vetoes left)
11. sol (2 vetoes left)
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#54

Post by beasterne » June 24th, 2020, 10:56 pm

Argo is the first winner to fall--kind of surprising in my opinion, especially given some of the other winner options out there. I liked the movie a lot the one time I watched it, although I know there are a lot of criticisms about it taking significant liberties with the truth and being very "Hollywood-self-congratulatory."

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Post by mightysparks » June 24th, 2020, 11:29 pm

So far one I haven’t seen, a dislike and a bunch of 5s. Good picks so far :thumbsup:
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Post by PGonzalez » June 25th, 2020, 12:12 am

A shame to see The Tree of Life go so soon, but no point vetoing something so early.

My cut is 1917, the latest installment in the preposterous and downright disrespectful "War is just a fun videogame" saga. Bonus points for the two-shot shtick and the most unnecessarily pervasive soundtrack I have ever heard.
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The Blind Side
District 9
An Education
The Hurt Locker
Inglourious Basterds
Precious
A Serious Man
Up
Up in the Air
Black Swan
The Fighter
Inception
The Kids Are All Right
The King's Speech
127 Hours
The Social Network
Toy Story 3
True Grit
Winter's Bone
The Artist
The Descendants
Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close
The Help
Hugo
Midnight in Paris
Moneyball
The Tree of Life
War Horse
Amour
Argo
Beasts of the Southern Wild
Django Unchained
Les Miserables
Life of Pi
Lincoln
Silver Linings Playbook
Zero Dark Thirty
American Hustle
Captain Phillips
Dllas Buyers Club
Gravity
Her
Nebraska
Philomana
12 Years a Slave
The Wolf of Wall Street
Boyhood
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)
The Grand Budapest Hotel
Whiplash
Selma
American Sniper
The Imitation Game
The Theory of Everything
The Big Short
Bridge of Spies
Brooklyn
Mad Max: Fury Road
The Martian
The Revenant
Room
Spotlight
Arrival
Fences
Hacksaw Ridge
Hell or High Water
Hidden Figures
La La Land
Lion
Manchester by the Sea
Moonlight
Call Me by Your Name
Darkest Hour
Dunkirk
Get Out
Lady Bird
Phantom Thread
The Post
The Shape of Water
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
BlacKkKlansman
Black Panther
Bohemian Rhapsody
The Favourite
Green Book
Roma
A Star Is Born
Vice
Ford v Ferrari
The Irishman
Jojo Rabbit
Joker
Little Women
Marriage Story
1917
Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood
Parasite (Gisaengchung)
The ParticipantsShow
1. AB537 (2 vetoes left)
2. OldAle1 (2 vetoes left)
3. beasterne (2 vetoes left)
4. jeff_v (2 vetoes left)
5. Onderhond (2 vetoes left)
6. Smoover (2 vetoes left)
7. PGonzalez (2 vetoes left)
8. brokenface (2 vetoes left)
9. toromash (2 vetoes left)
10. mightysparks (2 vetoes left)
11. sol (2 vetoes left)
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Post by cinewest » June 25th, 2020, 2:50 am

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Post by cinewest » June 25th, 2020, 2:54 am

cinewest wrote:
June 25th, 2020, 2:50 am
Onderhond wrote:
June 24th, 2020, 8:55 pm
Mkay, so if I learned one thing from the previous game, it's ... start early. Which I'll do now, by trying to cut The Tree of Life

In principal, it should be a film I like. It's all atmosphere, not bound to a strong narrative, some interesting camera work to boot. But it's also so incredibly hippy, so nauseatingly ethereal, so enormously cheesy. It's all soft whispers and deep thoughts and it feels like doing yoga. It tries so, so, so hard and absolutely nothing hit home for me. And then it's also three hours long. So yeah, cutting the tree, will be pingponging this one until everyone is out of vetoes. Just a fair warning.

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Avatar
The Blind Side
District 9
An Education
The Hurt Locker
Inglourious Basterds
Precious
A Serious Man
Up
Up in the Air
Black Swan
The Fighter
Inception
The Kids Are All Right
The King's Speech
127 Hours
The Social Network
Toy Story 3
True Grit
Winter's Bone
The Artist
The Descendants
Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close
The Help
Hugo
Midnight in Paris
Moneyball
The Tree of Life
War Horse
Amour
Argo
Beasts of the Southern Wild
Django Unchained
Les Miserables
Life of Pi
Lincoln
Silver Linings Playbook
Zero Dark Thirty
American Hustle
Captain Phillips
Dllas Buyers Club
Gravity
Her
Nebraska
Philomana
12 Years a Slave
The Wolf of Wall Street
Boyhood
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)
The Grand Budapest Hotel
Whiplash
Selma
American Sniper
The Imitation Game
The Theory of Everything
The Big Short
Bridge of Spies
Brooklyn
Mad Max: Fury Road
The Martian
The Revenant
Room
Spotlight
Arrival
Fences
Hacksaw Ridge
Hell or High Water
Hidden Figures
La La Land
Lion
Manchester by the Sea
Moonlight
Call Me by Your Name
Darkest Hour
Dunkirk
Get Out
Lady Bird
Phantom Thread
The Post
The Shape of Water
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
BlacKkKlansman
Black Panther
Bohemian Rhapsody
The Favourite
Green Book
Roma
A Star Is Born
Vice
Ford v Ferrari
The Irishman
Jojo Rabbit
Joker
Little Women
Marriage Story
1917
Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood
Parasite (Gisaengchung)
The ParticipantsShow
1. AB537 (2 vetoes left)
2. OldAle1 (2 vetoes left)
3. beasterne (2 vetoes left)
4. jeff_v (2 vetoes left)
5. Onderhond (2 vetoes left)
6. Smoover (2 vetoes left)
7. PGonzalez (2 vetoes left)
8. brokenface (2 vetoes left)
9. toromash (2 vetoes left)
10. mightysparks (2 vetoes left)
11. sol (2 vetoes left)
12. blocho (2 vetoes left)
13. shugs (2 vetoes left)
14. jeroeno (2 vetoes left)
15. NathanTreadway (2 vetoes left)
as usual going after an arthouse heavyweight, early. Good strategy. Just wish it was aimed at one of the other high profile filmmakers who gets way too much praise, like Tarantino. But, seeing as you went after 2001, which has some parallels, I guess I should have expected this from you.

Tree of life is one of my top 5, here, if only for the cinematic ambition of it, which is symphonic. It goes far beyond what everything else here is shooting for, and if you eliminate the rest of my top 5 early on, I'll probably just skedaddle... either that, or troll this game with a vengeance. Muahahahaha
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Post by Nathan Treadway » June 25th, 2020, 2:57 am

PGonzalez wrote:
June 25th, 2020, 12:12 am
My cut is 1917, the latest installment in the preposterous and downright disrespectful "War is just a fun videogame" saga. Bonus points for the two-shot shtick and the most unnecessarily pervasive soundtrack I have ever heard.
Did we watch the same movie?! Definitely not what I took away from this.

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Post by mightysparks » June 25th, 2020, 3:07 am

Nathan Treadway wrote:
June 25th, 2020, 2:57 am
PGonzalez wrote:
June 25th, 2020, 12:12 am
My cut is 1917, the latest installment in the preposterous and downright disrespectful "War is just a fun videogame" saga. Bonus points for the two-shot shtick and the most unnecessarily pervasive soundtrack I have ever heard.
Did we watch the same movie?! Definitely not what I took away from this.
Yea I definitely got video game vibes from it, but not 'war is fun'...
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Post by AB537 » June 25th, 2020, 3:08 am

Nathan Treadway wrote:
June 25th, 2020, 2:57 am
PGonzalez wrote:
June 25th, 2020, 12:12 am
My cut is 1917, the latest installment in the preposterous and downright disrespectful "War is just a fun videogame" saga. Bonus points for the two-shot shtick and the most unnecessarily pervasive soundtrack I have ever heard.
Did we watch the same movie?! Definitely not what I took away from this.
Seems like we're on the same page with some of these early cuts. 1917 is also pretty high on my list of eligible films in this game, and easily in my top 10 for 2019 as a whole.

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Post by cinewest » June 25th, 2020, 4:17 am

PGonzalez wrote:
June 25th, 2020, 12:12 am
A shame to see The Tree of Life go so soon, but no point vetoing something so early.

My cut is 1917, the latest installment in the preposterous and downright disrespectful "War is just a fun videogame" saga. Bonus points for the two-shot shtick and the most unnecessarily pervasive soundtrack I have ever heard.
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Avatar
The Blind Side
District 9
An Education
The Hurt Locker
Inglourious Basterds
Precious
A Serious Man
Up
Up in the Air
Black Swan
The Fighter
Inception
The Kids Are All Right
The King's Speech
127 Hours
The Social Network
Toy Story 3
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I haven't seen 1917, but "films copying video games" has been coming for awhile.
Used to be the other way around, with video games seizing upon the core plot /action / appearance of action films, but as video games have become more popular and more sophisticated, movies have been copying their structure, more and more. None exemplifies this more than a film like Mad Max, Fury Road, which poured money into creating action sequences and developing a look for what was basically an action / violence chase into the desert in a speeding semi-truck full of eye-candy and typical dystopian fantasy male and female heroes (escaping or destroying whatever obstacles appear in their path), with a turnaround return back through the same train to claim the city of origin. Even Capture The Flag, is potentially more complex than this film, which played like a video game demo.
Kudos for the major action sequences (new and improved battles between speeding vehicles), visual design, and wardrobe, if you can call it that, but the story is about as basic as they come, full of sci-fi fantasy cliches, and Tom Hardy's talent as an actor is completely wasted (see something like Locke, a one person film that really shows what he can do) and very forgettable.
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Post by brokenface » June 25th, 2020, 4:42 am

I will very happily remove Les Miserables. I shamefully admit never having read the novel but i have seen several good adaptations (the best being Raymond Bernard's). I have also endured this monstrosity. Don't think I just hate musicals, I like many including some in this every-line-sung style (Jacques Demy, j'adore). But this, this grated badly.

Russell Crowe now has, I would like to believe, a restraining order to prevent him ever attempting a musical again. Hugh Jackman, while admittedly more capable in the genre, was allowed to go on and make The Greatest Showman and should therefore be considered an ongoing danger.
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Post by toromash » June 25th, 2020, 6:45 am

Double Cut to Tom Hooper: The Kings Speech. Boring film, which is hard to accomplish given the setting and time. Not the way to make Britain great again. Good actors though, but this royal drama was a failure.

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Post by Onderhond » June 25th, 2020, 7:32 am

cinewest wrote:
June 25th, 2020, 2:50 am
Just wish it was aimed at one of the other high profile filmmakers who gets way too much praise, like Tarantino. But, seeing as you went after 2001, which has some parallels, I guess I should have expected this from you.
Not a big fan of Tarantino, but most of his work falls in the 1.5-2.0 category. With 17 actual disliked (0.5-1.0) he's not really a priority right now. But don't worry, I have a few other big names lined up :)

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Post by PGonzalez » June 25th, 2020, 8:23 am

Nathan Treadway wrote:
June 25th, 2020, 2:57 am
Did we watch the same movie?! Definitely not what I took away from this.
I sure hope not, and I sure hope that you watched a different version that's actually respectful of WW1. The one I saw left me nauseated.
mightysparks wrote:
June 25th, 2020, 3:07 am
Yea I definitely got video game vibes from it, but not 'war is fun'...
They sound like synonyms to me. 'Entertaining' might be a clearer word than 'fun', but it all boils down to the same, a commoditization of war in the vein of videogames like Call of Duty or Battlefield.
cinewest wrote:
June 25th, 2020, 4:17 am
I haven't seen 1917, but "films copying video games" has been coming for awhile.
Used to be the other way around, with video games seizing upon the core plot /action / appearance of action films, but as video games have become more popular and more sophisticated, movies have been copying their structure, more and more. None exemplifies this more than a film like Mad Max, Fury Road, which poured money into creating action sequences and developing a look for what was basically an action / violence chase into the desert in a speeding semi-truck full of eye-candy and typical dystopian fantasy male and female heroes (escaping or destroying whatever obstacles appear in their path), with a turnaround return back through the same train to claim the city of origin. Even Capture The Flag, is potentially more complex than this film, which played like a video game demo.
Kudos for the major action sequences (new and improved battles between speeding vehicles), visual design, and wardrobe, if you can call it that, but the story is about as basic as they come, full of sci-fi fantasy cliches, and Tom Hardy's talent as an actor is completely wasted (see something like Locke, a one person film that really shows what he can do) and very forgettable.
That's true, but I have infinitely more respect for Mad Max who took that videogame levity and ran with it, without feeling the need to attach it to a real historic event to create some bullshit gravitas. The use of historical tragedy to create entertainment (while at the same time pretending that it's all very respectful, that they're paying 'an homage' or something like that) is something that I absolutely loathe, but their cheap second-hand sentimentality seems to be something that the Academy falls for year after year. It's the reason Jojo Rabbit is the only film from last year's crop that I haven't seen, I saw the trailer and it looked absolutely sickening.

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Post by Onderhond » June 25th, 2020, 8:33 am

I've seen the Fury Road/video game link talked about before, but really didn't get that from the film. It felt more like something made for old people who wanted to relive their youth one last time. A "Remember guys, how we did shit in the 80s" type of film. It was pretty dull and uneventful, not something I immediately link to video games. A film like Hardcore Henry feels way more appropriate if you want to talk about the link between both media.

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Post by sol » June 25th, 2020, 12:22 pm

Currently Lauren's turn. I'm after her, and I know what I want to cut already unless she cuts it first :whistling:

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Post by mightysparks » June 25th, 2020, 12:33 pm

The King's Speech was one of my few favourites in this list, but I don't have strong enough feelings to veto it. I find it quite hard to know which films here are the most popular since pretty much all of them have their fair share of haters and lovers, but I almost feel like there can't be that many films that people feel that strongly about..

Anyway, my first cut will be Birdman. The cinematography is kind of cool, but the film is just super lame and unimpressive in every other aspect. Dunno how this won BP and I don't want it to win here either.
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Post by sol » June 25th, 2020, 12:40 pm

Okay, let's get some vetoes on the board. :unsure:

I was originally going to cut Vice, but since that has already taken care of, it is time for me to go after one of OldAle's vetoes. :circle:

That's right. I am cutting Little Women. Well, until OldAle reads this message at least. I'm sorry, but this was the worst possible introduction for me to the story. Perhaps if I had read the book or seen any other film adaptations, I might have had a better grasp on the whole thing, but the unusual narrative structure of the movie, which keeps jumping back and forth in time with little to distinguish which timeline is which (the actresses all look the same, save for one haircut) was really irksome and resulted in this being one of my most frustrating big screen experiences in recent times.

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Post by mightysparks » June 25th, 2020, 12:43 pm

That was actually my first choice for the cut but I decided to save it for a later round tehe
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Post by sol » June 25th, 2020, 12:45 pm

Oh yeah - I wasn't joking when I said "unless she cuts it first" since I know that you were underwhelmed by the film too. :D
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Post by Nathan Treadway » June 25th, 2020, 12:56 pm

sol wrote:
June 25th, 2020, 12:40 pm
Okay, let's get some vetoes on the board. :unsure:

I was originally going to cut Vice, but since that has already taken care of, it is time for me to go after one of OldAle's vetoes. :circle:

If that was truly your aim, why not go big, and hit La La Land? :lol:

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Post by sol » June 25th, 2020, 1:04 pm

Nathan Treadway wrote:
June 25th, 2020, 12:56 pm
sol wrote:
June 25th, 2020, 12:40 pm
Okay, let's get some vetoes on the board. :unsure:

I was originally going to cut Vice, but since that has already taken care of, it is time for me to go after one of OldAle's vetoes. :circle:

If that was truly your aim, why not go big, and hit La La Land? :lol:
Er, lol, yeah, that wasn't really my aim. While there are a couple of films that I'd rate lower still left, Little Women is certainly towards the lower end of the list for me quality-wise. I just know that my cut will be for nothing - unless you're right and Ale decides to save his vetoes to protect LLL instead.
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Post by mightysparks » June 25th, 2020, 1:09 pm

Nathan Treadway wrote:
June 25th, 2020, 12:56 pm
sol wrote:
June 25th, 2020, 12:40 pm
Okay, let's get some vetoes on the board. :unsure:

I was originally going to cut Vice, but since that has already taken care of, it is time for me to go after one of OldAle's vetoes. :circle:

If that was truly your aim, why not go big, and hit La La Land? :lol:
I'm definitely out to cut everything with Emma Stone in it :whistling:
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Post by cinewest » June 25th, 2020, 1:41 pm

If I were playing I might be vetoed out already, trying to protect Tree of Life and Birdman, which was the only Oscar winner among these that I really liked in a big way.

Not only was the camera work pretty cool, but this is a very good male mid-life crisis dramedy, that also looks at "loss of fame," the sense of personal failure, and a last ditch effort to do meaningful things to make up for it all. It also walks a perfect line between drama and comedy (with an ode to 30's and 40's screwball / slapstick comedies, satire, and with plenty of wit throughout).

Two of my top 5 or 6 are gone in the first round, so don't expect me to pull any punches as a commentator.
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Post by brokenface » June 25th, 2020, 1:48 pm

mightysparks wrote:
June 25th, 2020, 1:09 pm
Nathan Treadway wrote:
June 25th, 2020, 12:56 pm
sol wrote:
June 25th, 2020, 12:40 pm
Okay, let's get some vetoes on the board. :unsure:

I was originally going to cut Vice, but since that has already taken care of, it is time for me to go after one of OldAle's vetoes. :circle:

If that was truly your aim, why not go big, and hit La La Land? :lol:
I'm definitely out to cut everything with Emma Stone in it :whistling:
Monster :pinch: (there is one of hers that definitely needs a swift cut. Birdman was not it.)

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Post by blocho » June 25th, 2020, 2:42 pm

My cut is Whiplash. I will never forget how I felt during the climactic scene -- a mix of shock, queasy indigestion, and mounting horror. It was the feeling you get when something you thought was one thing becomes its opposite. A portrait of the dangers of emotional abuse becomes a celebration of that abuse. That ending made a merely terrible jazz movie into something that felt morally disgusting. Whiplash is one of only 12 movies I've disliked on icm, and there's a lot more to say about everything it did wrong. Thankfully, talented professionals have already done that job for me.

This is the best thing I've read on the movie:
https://www.newyorker.com/culture/richa ... ght-movies

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Post by mightysparks » June 25th, 2020, 3:03 pm

Welp another favourite. Well I pretty much entirely disagree with that article and your comments (aside from the glorification of abuse). I also think that film is the only time I’ve had appreciation for jazz so maybe hating jazz is a good prereq :P
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Post by shugs » June 25th, 2020, 3:11 pm

I'm cutting War Horse. It's one of those rare movies I haven't finished. Way too cheesy, even by Spielberg standards. :shrug:
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