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Post by sol » July 8th, 2019, 3:19 am

maxwelldeux wrote:
July 8th, 2019, 2:40 am
Spoiler tag of the week
One of my favorite part of hosting challenges is reading the captions people put on the spoiler tags. This week's winner is 72allinncallme for "Noir Challenge v2" for calling it like it is. Congrats!
Nah, I think he meant to say "Horror Challenge v2". :whistling:
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Post by sol » July 8th, 2019, 3:20 am

flavo5000 wrote:
July 7th, 2019, 4:52 pm
:Crtiticker:
maxwelldeux wrote:
July 7th, 2019, 9:30 am
sol wrote:
July 7th, 2019, 3:45 am
11. Circle (2015)

A Cube-like thriller; shot almost entirely in a single location with negligible special effects, this is a remarkably intense motion picture. While some have been critical of how bland the film looks due to the minimalist approach, this allows the film to focus on the psychology of the characters, and it is fascinating to listen to them debate morality and ethics in such a grueling situation. Great sound effects too, though the ending disappoints.
I mean, I went in with super low expectations, but was really pleasantly surprised with it. Not a great film by any means, but a surprisingly tense film that raises some interesting questions.
I thought this one was ok but was let down by some bad dialogue and acting. Some of the decisions really didn't make sense in places either. For this kind of movie, I honestly liked both Cube and Exam better.
I really want to see Exam. My watchlist is crowded this month though, and it is British, so I might wait until August. I absolutely love Cube and Cube-esque films.
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#203

Post by sol » July 8th, 2019, 3:27 am

maxwelldeux wrote:
July 7th, 2019, 8:26 pm
maxwelldeux wrote:
July 7th, 2019, 9:31 am
maxwelldeux wrote:
July 6th, 2019, 7:15 pm
Bonus Challenge #2
Mystery 6:Show
This 1990s film is the very first movie I ever bought on DVD.
And it's on zero official lists.
This film is a remake. The original is on our forum's favorite movies list.
The Shining ? But really, this could still be anything. :shrug:
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Post by sol » July 8th, 2019, 5:35 am

The Thrill of It AllShow
1. Murder Mystery (2019)
2. Borgman (2013)
3. The Nun (2018)
4. Gymkata (1985)
5. Geostorm (2017)
6. Brimstone (2016)
7. John Wick (2014)
8. Anaconda (1997)
9. Lifespan (1975)
10. De Flat (1994)
11. Circle (2015)
12. Parasite (2019)
13. 13 Cameras (2015)
14. 14 Cameras (2018)

15. After Earth (2013)

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As per Shyamalan norm, this film features some very good ideas, most notably the notion that in the future "everything has evolved to kill humans" on Earth as a reaction to our neglect and pollution. There is also the nifty idea that "fear is a choice" and can be controlled with enough training. Will Smith has some touching scenes too as he is plagued by memories of a deceased daughter. Alas, the focus here is a strained father-son relationship between Smith and son Jaden, who has the acting talent of a wooden block, and the story only hits clichés as a 'son proving his worth to his dad tale'.
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Post by maxwelldeux » July 8th, 2019, 5:53 am

sol wrote:
July 8th, 2019, 3:27 am
The Shining ? But really, this could still be anything. :shrug:
No. Also, good god no.

But I think the next clue will cement it for someone...

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Post by maxwelldeux » July 8th, 2019, 5:58 am

maxwelldeux wrote:
July 7th, 2019, 8:26 pm
maxwelldeux wrote:
July 7th, 2019, 9:31 am
maxwelldeux wrote:
July 6th, 2019, 7:15 pm
Bonus Challenge #2
Mystery 6:Show
This 1990s film is the very first movie I ever bought on DVD.
And it's on zero official lists.
This film is a remake. The original is on our forum's favorite movies list.
This film is eligible for our forum's Nicolas Cage Challenge.

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Post by sol » July 8th, 2019, 6:15 am

maxwelldeux wrote:
July 8th, 2019, 5:58 am
maxwelldeux wrote:
July 7th, 2019, 8:26 pm
maxwelldeux wrote:
July 7th, 2019, 9:31 am

And it's on zero official lists.
This film is a remake. The original is on our forum's favorite movies list.
This film is eligible for our forum's Nicolas Cage Challenge.
City of Angels.
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Post by maxwelldeux » July 8th, 2019, 6:22 am

sol wrote:
July 8th, 2019, 6:15 am
City of Angels.
But of course. :poshclap:

It was my go-to tearjerker for years. LOVED that film. But since I've seen Wings of Desire, I haven't been able to bring myself to watch it again.

Next Mystery in the morning.

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Post by albajos » July 8th, 2019, 6:25 am

maxwelldeux wrote:
July 8th, 2019, 5:58 am
maxwelldeux wrote:
July 7th, 2019, 8:26 pm
maxwelldeux wrote:
July 7th, 2019, 9:31 am

And it's on zero official lists.
This film is a remake. The original is on our forum's favorite movies list.
This film is eligible for our forum's Nicolas Cage Challenge.
Kiss. Of. DEATH!

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Post by allisoncm » July 8th, 2019, 6:50 am

SpoilerShow
1. Mon beau-frère a tué ma soeur (1986) Thriller
2. Midsommar (2019) Mystery 7/10
3. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 (2015) 4/10
4. U Turn (1997) Thriller 3/10
5. Handmaid’s Tale - Season 3 - Episode 1 (2019) 6/10 Thriller
6. Handmaid’s Tale - Season 3 - Episode 2 (2019) 6/10 Thriller
7. Handmaid’s Tale - Season 3 - Episode 3 (2019) 6/10 Thriller
8. Handmaid’s Tale - Season 3 - Episode 4 (2019) 6/10 Thriller
9. Handmaid’s Tale - Season 3 - Episode 5 (2019) 6/10 Thriller
10. Handmaid’s Tale - Season 3 - Episode 6 (2019) 6/10 Thriller- So far, there are some “moments” that make this series worth watching at all: the acting and cinematography and all the female directors on the episodes. However, it’s incredibly slow.
11. Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile (2019) Thriller - 7/10 Joe Berlinger proves he can direct narrative features as well. I went into this never being that hot on Zac Efron and expecting to turn it off. While a bit dramatized (compared to the recent four hour long doc on Bundy), it was still a pleasant watch.
12. The Handmaid's Tale - Season 3 - (2019) Episode 7: Under His Eye (2019) 6/10 Thriller
13. The Act: Season One - Episode 2 - (2019) 7/10 Thriller
14. The Act: Season One - Episode 3 - (2019) 7/10 Thriller
15. The Act: Season One - Episode 4 - (2019) 6/10 Thriller
16. The Act: Season One - Episode 5 -(2019) 6/10 Thriller
17. The Act: Season One - Episode 6 -(2019) 7/10 Thriller
18. The Act: Season One - Episode 7 - (2019) 7/10 Thriller
19. The Act: Season One - Episode 8 - (2019) 7/10 Thriller
20. Beverly Hills Cop II (1987) Thriller 5/10 A lot of rehashed stuff with Eddie Murphy relying on his reputation as a star. The plot was so convoluted and the technology was so outdated that it was laughable.

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Post by sebby » July 8th, 2019, 6:54 am

08 patient zero 2018 - 1/10
09 the trust 2016 - 5/10
10 211 2018 - 1/10

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01 into the dark: flesh and blood 2018 - 2/10
02 into the dark: treehouse 2019 - 2/10
03 knock knock 2015 - 6/1004 destroyer 2018 - 4.5/10
05 the cured 2017 - 2/10
06 fermat's room REWATCH - 6/10
07 the clovehitch killer 2018 - 6/10
08 patient zero 2018 - 1/10
09 the trust 2016 - 5/10
10 211 2018 - 1/10

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Post by shugs » July 8th, 2019, 7:22 am

6. The Black Cat (Edgar G. Ulmer, 1934) - 6/10
Cheesy, with bad acting and characters that act in unbelievable ways, yet there was still something about it.
7. The Curse of the Cat People (Gunther von Fritsch, Robert Wise, 1944) - 7/10
There are no cats in this. :( Liked it more than the original, though it could have easily been a standalone movie.
8. Chloe (Atom Egoyan, 2009) - 6/10
Starts as an interesting character study of a woman having doubts on her husband's fidelity, but then the thriller elements appear.
9. Pet Sematary (Kevin Kölsch, Dennis Widmyer, 2019) - 3/10
Garbage.
10. Murder on the Orient Express (Sidney Lumet, 1974) - 7/10
Good, but not particularly exciting, especially if you know the outcome of the story.
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1. Where the Truth Lies (Atom Egoyan, 2005) - 7/10
2. Looper (Rian Johnson, 2012) - 7/10
3. The Offence (Sidney Lumet, 1973) - 7/10
4. Hereditary (Ari Aster, 2018) - 7/10
5. The Fog (John Carpenter, 1980) - 7/10

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Post by maxwelldeux » July 8th, 2019, 8:19 am

shugs wrote:
July 8th, 2019, 7:22 am
10. Murder on the Orient Express (Sidney Lumet, 1974) - 7/10
Good, but not particularly exciting, especially if you know the outcome of the story.
I have that rated the same as you - good, not great. I cinematography was only passable for me. Acting was superb. Writing was done well and faithful to the book. Albert Finney was awesome (an actor I'd always appreciated, but had never seen in a lead role). I'd read the book so I knew the end, so it was fun looking for clues, but yeah - the tension lagged a bit, given I knew the outcome.

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Post by 72allinncallme » July 8th, 2019, 8:21 am

sol wrote:
July 8th, 2019, 3:19 am
maxwelldeux wrote:
July 8th, 2019, 2:40 am
Spoiler tag of the week
One of my favorite part of hosting challenges is reading the captions people put on the spoiler tags. This week's winner is 72allinncallme for "Noir Challenge v2" for calling it like it is. Congrats!
Nah, I think he meant to say "Horror Challenge v2". :whistling:
That was going to be my next spoilertag, but now you ruined it. :lol:

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Post by maxwelldeux » July 8th, 2019, 8:36 am

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1. All Girls Weekend (2016)
2. Psycho (1998)
3. Sharkansas Women's Prison Massacre (2015)
4. Clue (1985)
5. Murder Mystery (2019)
6. Lost Highway (1997)
7. Le Fidele AKA Racer and the Jailbird (2017, Belgium)
8. Independents' Day (2016)
9. Eskiya AKA The Bandit (1996)
10. Murder on the Orient Express (1974)
11. Murder by Death (1976)
12. Ocean's Eleven (1960)
Wife has been interested in old Vegas, and this has some of the best shots we've seen of that setting. And it's a good heist film. There is undeniable chemistry between the various leads. But it just falls a little flat, ending up in the "good not great" territory. Quips and singing, but everyone kinda blended together for me. And the end did not do it for me. Still fun though.

13. The Spy Who Fell to Earth (2019)
This is a doc from the under-labeled "mystery/documentary)" genre. About a supposed spy, Ashraf Marwan, who worked for Egypt and was a double agent with Israel, and who was instrumental in providing intelligence in the 1973 war. This doc explores where his loyalties lay and what he did for each country. But it also examines the ethics of the historian who outed him as a double-agent. A talking heads/archival footage doc, but a pretty interesting story and intriguing mystery. Available on (US) Netflix.

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Post by cinephage » July 8th, 2019, 8:49 am

02. The Man Who Laughs, by Paul Leni (1928) 7,5/10

Love the last 15 minutes...

03. Friday the 13th: A New Beginning , by Danny Steinmann (1985) 2/10

Thriller, really ?

04. Pitall, by Andre de Toth (1948) 7,5/10

A good noir about a man going off-road for a very short time, and paying dearly for it... Lizabeth Scott gives a great performance here.
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01. Klute, by Alan J. Pakula (1971) 7,5/10 - Rewatch
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Post by peeptoad » July 8th, 2019, 12:15 pm

6. Psycho (1960) 10*
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1. Una farfalla con le ali insanguinate (1971) The Bloodstained Butterfly 6
2. Il gatto dagli occhi di giada (1977) Watch Me When I Kill 6
3. La pelle sotto gli artigli (1975) The Skin Under the Claws 4
4. La morte ha fatto l'uovo (1968) Death Laid an Egg 7
5. Dial M for Murder (1954) 8

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Post by blocho » July 8th, 2019, 3:15 pm

10. Black Mirror: Crocodile (2017)
11. Black Mirror: Men Against Fire (2016)
12. Black Mirror: Smithereens (2019)
13. Plan 9 from Outer Space (1959)

Three excellent Black Mirror episodes. They aren't the most highly rated Black Mirror episodes, and I was very pleasantly surprised. The criticism I've read is that these three (along with other episodes in later seasons) are very predictable. And that's true. But production values and acting are still top notch. And I just really love how the series still manages to explore important and weighty themes without losing the threat of a narrative that feels very real and personal and human. I only have six unwatched episodes left.

Plan 9, on the other hand, was a little disappointing. I'd seen Glen and Glenda, which felt more delightfully surreal than Plan 9. But it's my fault really. I watched this alone and sober, when I think it really should be watched beer in hand with friends.

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Post by Traveller » July 8th, 2019, 4:17 pm

15. The Bad Seed (1956) - 7/10
16. The Omen (1976) - 8/10
17. The Parallax View (1974) - 8/10
18. Predator (1987) - 6/10

The Bad Seed was good but could have been so much better if not for the ending. I enjoyed The Omen very much; The Parallax View, too, was an entertaining watch. Predator was, surprisingly, pretty fun and ended up way better than expected.
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Post by Cinepolis » July 8th, 2019, 5:13 pm

4. Hell House LLC (2015) - 7/10
Brings nothing new to the table, but does what it's trying to do well.

5. Punishment Park (1971) - 8/10
A raw and unnerving watch. Hard to describe in words, but really powerful and moving, even though the ultra-conservative judge was a bit too much.
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1. Amber Alert (2012) - 6/10 [double]
2. Cropsey (2009) - 7/10
3. Savageland (2015) - 7.5/10
4. Hell House LLC (2015) - 7/10
5. Punishment Park (1971) - 8/10

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Post by maxwelldeux » July 8th, 2019, 5:39 pm

Bonus Challenge #2:
Mystery 7:Show
I had a teacher in high school who did a spot-on impression of this titular character.

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Post by jeroeno » July 8th, 2019, 5:52 pm

08. Infiltrant (2014)
09. Doodslag (2012)
10. Quiz (2012)
11. The Aftermath (1982)

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Post by peeptoad » July 8th, 2019, 6:59 pm

Traveller wrote:
July 8th, 2019, 4:17 pm

The Bad Seed was good but could have been so much better if not for the ending.
It would have been better if they had stuck to the original ending, but alas: the Hays Code.

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Post by hurluberlu » July 8th, 2019, 7:00 pm

14. The Age of Shadows / Mil-jeong (Jee-woon Kim, 2016) 7

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1. Madigan (Donald Siegel, 1968) 5
2. The Wire S3Ep1: Time After Time (Ed Bianchi, 2004) 7-
3. The Wire S3Ep2: All Due Respect (Steve Shill, 2004) 6+
4. Appointment with Death (Michael Winner, 1988) 6+
5. Miss Bala (Gerardo Naranjo, 2011) 7
6. The Comfort of Strangers (Paul Schrader, 1990) 6-
7. Gangster Squad (Ruben Fleischer, 2013) 7-
8. The X-Files S4Ep12: Leonard Betts (Kim Manners, 1997) 7+
9. The X-Files S4Ep13: Never Again (Rob Bowman, 1997) 7-
10. The X-Files S4Ep14: Memento Mori (Rob Bowman, 1997) 8-
11. Executive Action (David Miller, 1973) 6+
12. 5 Card Stud (Henry Hathaway, 1968) 7-
13. La Tête d'un Homme (Julien Duvivier, 1933) 8
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Post by 72allinncallme » July 8th, 2019, 10:58 pm

26. Gohatto (1999)
27. Linkeroever (2008)
28. Bad Lieutenant (1992)
29. Vigilante (1982)
30. Ascenseur pour l'échafaud (1958)
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1. Black Mirror: Striking Vipers (2019)
2. Black Mirror: Smithereens (2019)
3. Black Mirror: Rachel, Jack and Ashley Too (2019)
4. La nuit du carrefour (1932)
5. Nora inu (1949)
6. Borgman (2013)
7. The Fallen Idol (1948)
8. Le fils (2002)
9. O Bandido da Luz Vermelha (1968)
10. The Small Back Room (1949)
11. [Rec] (2007)
12. Hustle (1975)
13. Curtains (1983)
14. Murders in the Zoo (1933)
15. Salinui chueok (2003)
16. Swiri (1999)
17. Cape Fear (1991)
18. Trouble Every Day (2001)
19. Yoidore tenshi (1948)
20. Streets (1990)
21. Boksuneun naui geot (2002)
22. Wojna swiatów - nastepne stulecie (1981)
23. Nightmare (1964)
24. Green Room (2015)
25. La mujer sin cabeza (2008)
26. Gohatto (1999)
27. Linkeroever (2008)
28. Bad Lieutenant (1992)
29. Vigilante (1982)
30. Ascenseur pour l'échafaud (1958)

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Post by sol » July 9th, 2019, 1:47 am

The Thrill of It AllShow
1. Murder Mystery (2019)
2. Borgman (2013)
3. The Nun (2018)
4. Gymkata (1985)
5. Geostorm (2017)
6. Brimstone (2016)
7. John Wick (2014)
8. Anaconda (1997)
9. Lifespan (1975)
10. De Flat (1994)
11. Circle (2015)
12. Parasite (2019)
13. 13 Cameras (2015)
14. 14 Cameras (2018)
15. After Earth (2013)

16. 22nd of May (2010)

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Feeling guilty about fleeing the scene after a bomb explodes at work, a security guard has mystical visions of the victims in this unusual thriller. The middle section sags as the victims converse with him at random while describing their own experiences that seem to have no bearing on the incident. As the film wears on though, these initially incongruent puzzle pieces fall into place very well and when the full extent of the bomber's motives are revealed, the film packs a real wallop. Add in some terrific inserts and cutaways (a fake owl's eyes) and this is moody and visually arresting overall.
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Post by maxwelldeux » July 9th, 2019, 4:00 am

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16. 22nd of May (2010)
Not gonna lie - I'm a little disappointed, sol. You've earned yourself a reputation for matching numbers to your watch count.

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Post by sol » July 9th, 2019, 4:04 am

maxwelldeux wrote:
July 9th, 2019, 4:00 am
sol wrote:
July 9th, 2019, 1:47 am
16. 22nd of May (2010)
Not gonna lie - I'm a little disappointed, sol. You've earned yourself a reputation for matching numbers to your watch count.
Yeah, um there was no way that was going to happen with this title since I would need to theoretically line it up with the Benelux Challenge too - and I'm not even sure if I will make it up to 22 films with that challenge (though I am actually halfway there already). But yeah, it does kind of suck not being able to match the numbers up. At least I managed to do it with the two Cameras films in this thread...
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Post by sol » July 9th, 2019, 4:06 am

maxwelldeux wrote:
July 8th, 2019, 5:39 pm
Bonus Challenge #2:
Mystery 7:Show
I had a teacher in high school who did a spot-on impression of this titular character.
I kind of feel like it is pointless guessing when there's only one clue since it is way too open, but let's guess Mary Poppins in the hope of the guess unlocking more clues.
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Post by maxwelldeux » July 9th, 2019, 4:07 am

sol wrote:
July 9th, 2019, 4:04 am
maxwelldeux wrote:
July 9th, 2019, 4:00 am
sol wrote:
July 9th, 2019, 1:47 am
16. 22nd of May (2010)
Not gonna lie - I'm a little disappointed, sol. You've earned yourself a reputation for matching numbers to your watch count.
Yeah, um there was no way that was going to happen with this title since I would need to theoretically line it up with the Benelux Challenge too - and I'm not even sure if I will make it up to 22 films with that challenge (though I am actually halfway there already). But yeah, it does kind of suck not being able to match the numbers up. At least I managed to do it with the two Cameras films in this thread...
Your Camera work was spectacular.

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Post by allisoncm » July 9th, 2019, 4:45 am

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1. Mon beau-frère a tué ma soeur (1986) Thriller
2. Midsommar (2019) Mystery 7/10
3. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 (2015) 4/10
4. U Turn (1997) Thriller 3/10
5. Handmaid’s Tale - Season 3 - Episode 1 (2019) 6/10 Thriller
6. Handmaid’s Tale - Season 3 - Episode 2 (2019) 6/10 Thriller
7. Handmaid’s Tale - Season 3 - Episode 3 (2019) 6/10 Thriller
8. Handmaid’s Tale - Season 3 - Episode 4 (2019) 6/10 Thriller
9. Handmaid’s Tale - Season 3 - Episode 5 (2019) 6/10 Thriller
10. Handmaid’s Tale - Season 3 - Episode 6 (2019) 6/10 Thriller- So far, there are some “moments” that make this series worth watching at all: the acting and cinematography and all the female directors on the episodes. However, it’s incredibly slow.
11. Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile (2019) Thriller - 7/10 Joe Berlinger proves he can direct narrative features as well. I went into this never being that hot on Zac Efron and expecting to turn it off. While a bit dramatized (compared to the recent four hour long doc on Bundy), it was still a pleasant watch.
12. The Handmaid's Tale - Season 3 - (2019) Episode 7: Under His Eye (2019) 6/10 Thriller
13. The Act: Season One - Episode 2 - (2019) 7/10 Thriller
14. The Act: Season One - Episode 3 - (2019) 7/10 Thriller
15. The Act: Season One - Episode 4 - (2019) 6/10 Thriller
16. The Act: Season One - Episode 5 -(2019) 6/10 Thriller
17. The Act: Season One - Episode 6 -(2019) 7/10 Thriller
18. The Act: Season One - Episode 7 - (2019) 7/10 Thriller
19. The Act: Season One - Episode 8 - (2019) 7/10 Thriller
20. Beverly Hills Cop II (1987) Thriller 5/10 A lot of rehashed stuff with Eddie Murphy relying on his reputation as a star. The plot was so convoluted and the technology was so outdated that it was laughable.
21. The Drowning Pool (1975) Mystery 2/10 Male gaze mania.

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Post by sebby » July 9th, 2019, 5:35 am

11 between worlds 2017 6.5/10

This was simply wonderful, near peak Cage. there's a legit chance i don't watch anything else this month that i enjoy so much. the badalamenti score gives the film a strong background twin peaks vibe every time you hear it, which is so weird and fucking awesome.

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01 into the dark: flesh and blood 2018 - 2/10
02 into the dark: treehouse 2019 - 2/10
03 knock knock 2015 - 6/1004 destroyer 2018 - 4.5/10
05 the cured 2017 - 2/10
06 fermat's room REWATCH - 6/10
07 the clovehitch killer 2018 - 6/10
08 patient zero 2018 - 1/10
09 the trust 2016 - 5/10
10 211 2018 - 1/10
11 between worlds 2017 6.5/10

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Post by maxwelldeux » July 9th, 2019, 7:18 am

maxwelldeux wrote:
July 8th, 2019, 5:39 pm
Bonus Challenge #2:
Mystery 7:Show
I had a teacher in high school who did a spot-on impression of this titular character.
He always got a lot of laughs doing this impression.

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Post by peeptoad » July 9th, 2019, 9:31 am

7. Rivelazioni di un maniaco sessuale al capo della squadra mobile (1972) So Sweet, So Dead 7
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*rewatch
1. Una farfalla con le ali insanguinate (1971) The Bloodstained Butterfly 6
2. Il gatto dagli occhi di giada (1977) Watch Me When I Kill 6
3. La pelle sotto gli artigli (1975) The Skin Under the Claws 4
4. La morte ha fatto l'uovo (1968) Death Laid an Egg 7
5. Dial M for Murder (1954) 8
6. Psycho (1960) 10*

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Post by ororama » July 9th, 2019, 11:36 am

6. Stranger Things: Chapter One: MADMAX (2017) * 47 min.
7. Murdoch Mysteries: On the Waterfront: Part 1 (2014) * 44 min.
8. Murdoch Mysteries: On the Waterfront: Part 2 (2014) * 44 min.
9. The Case of the Baby Sitter (1947) * 40 min.

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1. Elementary: The Past Is Parent (2015) * 43 min.
2. Elementary: Evidence of Things Not Seen (2015) * 43 min.
3. Death Smiles on a Murderer (1973) * 88 min.
4. Murdoch Mysteries: Blast of Silence (2014) * 44 min.
5. Murdoch Mysteries: The Death of Dr. Ogden (2014) * 44 min.

*First time viewing.
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Post by flavo5000 » July 9th, 2019, 12:56 pm

maxwelldeux wrote:
July 9th, 2019, 7:18 am
maxwelldeux wrote:
July 8th, 2019, 5:39 pm
Bonus Challenge #2:
Mystery 7:Show
I had a teacher in high school who did a spot-on impression of this titular character.
He always got a lot of laughs doing this impression.
Ace Ventura: Pet Detective?

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Post by flavo5000 » July 9th, 2019, 1:26 pm

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12. A Few Good Men (1992) 6.5/10

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16. Coma (1978) 6/10

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17. Night Tide (1961) 6.5/10

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18. La nuit du carrefour (1932) a.k.a. Night at the Crossroads 7/10

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19. The Happytime Murders (2018) 5/10

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20. Mr. Klein (1976) 6.5/10

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21. The Den (2013) 4.5/10
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1. Teorema (1968) 6.5/10
2. The Drowning Pool (1975) 7/10
3. La morte non ha sesso (1968) a.k.a. A Black Veil for Lisa 6/10
4. Angels & Demons (2009) 5/10
5. La morte cammina con i tacchi alti (1971) a.k.a. Death Walks on High Heels 6/10
6. Das weiße Band - Eine deutsche Kindergeschichte (2009) a.k.a. The White Ribbon 8/10
7. L'inconnu du lac (2013) a.k.a. Stranger By The Lake 5/10
8. Charlie Chan in London (1934) 4.5/10
9. Madonna of the Seven Moons (1945) 5/10
10. Cold Pursuit (2019) 7/10
11. Survive Style 5+ (2004) 8/10
12. A Few Good Men (1992) 6.5/10
13. Body Parts (1991) 5.5/10
14. Alita: Battle Angel (2019) 6/10
15. The Relic (1997) 4.5/10
16. Coma (1978) 6/10
17. Night Tide (1961) 6.5/10
18. La nuit du carrefour (1932) a.k.a. Night at the Crossroads 7/10
19. The Happytime Murders (2018) 5/10
20. Mr. Klein (1976) 6.5/10
21. The Den (2013) 4.5/10

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Post by maxwelldeux » July 9th, 2019, 3:42 pm

flavo5000 wrote:
July 9th, 2019, 12:56 pm
Ace Ventura: Pet Detective?
Ooh... good guess, but not what I'm going for.

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Post by flavo5000 » July 9th, 2019, 3:56 pm

maxwelldeux wrote:
July 9th, 2019, 3:42 pm
flavo5000 wrote:
July 9th, 2019, 12:56 pm
Ace Ventura: Pet Detective?
Ooh... good guess, but not what I'm going for.
Austin Powers then?

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Post by maxwelldeux » July 9th, 2019, 4:01 pm

flavo5000 wrote:
July 9th, 2019, 3:56 pm
maxwelldeux wrote:
July 9th, 2019, 3:42 pm
flavo5000 wrote:
July 9th, 2019, 12:56 pm
Ace Ventura: Pet Detective?
Ooh... good guess, but not what I'm going for.
Austin Powers then?
Yup. :poshclap:

My teacher had the suit, the teeth, everything. Had even worked on the accent.

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