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Sci-Fi/Fantasy Challenge (Official, January 2021)

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188. Kosmos (2009)
A very odd drifter with a penchant for speaking in vague parables and seems to have miraculous healing abilities sets a small town on its guard. Beautiful cinematography in places but the film seemed too oblique to convey what it was trying to at times.

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189a. L'imitation du cinéma (1960)
189b. Rabbit's Moon (1950)
189c. Inauguration of the Pleasure Dome (1954)
These would've been right at home in the experimental challenge next month... Eh... Neither the first French short or the two Kenneth Anger shorts really did much for me TBH.

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190. Cyborg 2087 (1966)
Despite the sci-fi setup, the climax of the movie feels more like an old west showdown... Fairly clunky movie but had its moments.

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191. The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (2013)
A little heavy on the sentimentality but still pretty funny in places and fairly enjoyable to watch with a good if super obvious message. I did think that the transition from daydreaming and fantasy to actual crazy adventures could've been a little smoother. It made me wonder if I was being tricked with another fantasy sequence when he decided to go Greenland and jump on a moving helicopter.

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192. Midnight Special (2016)
This one was a solid sci-fi chase flick from Jeff Nichols and while the more overt action/adventure elements felt different than his usual fare, it also had the nuanced character work he's more known for. And of course, Michael Shannon was great as usual.

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193. Season of the Witch (2011)
So this one isn't amazing but frankly it isn't terrible either. I think it gets reviewed bombed for having Nicholas Cage in it, but if it were some rando like Gerard Butler or Sam Worthington, it'd probably get a lot of 'eh, it was ok' type reviews.

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194. Chrysalis (2007)
This French film is a kind of hybrid of glossy sci-fi and crime procedural. It has some decent ideas but the execution felt a little bland.

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195. The Muppets' Wizard of Oz (2005)
I had put this off because the promo material made it feel like a cheap cash-in after Jim Henson's death. But to be honest, I actually enjoyed it pretty decently. It had legitimately funny jokes and the typical sort of anarchic muppet humor. Really the most cringy part was the random cameo from Quentin Tarantino in the middle where he's pitching Kermit on various graphic violent ways to kill the wicked witch. Overall though, if you like the Muppets, you'll probably find something entertaining here.

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196. Capricorn One (1977)

This conspiracy thriller posits an aborted rocket launch that leads to a faked moon landing, mirroring the rumors of the real moon landing by Apollo 11. I can go kind of hot or cold on these types of '70s paranoia films, but I thought this one was surprisingly engaging for most of its runtime with a good pace and a solid cast.
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1. Wonder Woman 1984 (2020)
2. The Lego Star Wars Holiday Special (2020)
3. Robo Vampire (1988)
4. Temptation Island (1980)
5. Les trois couronnes du matelot a.k.a. Three Crowns of the Sailor (1983)
6. No Escape (1994)
7. Soul (2020)
8a. Shirley Temple's Storybook: The Princess and the Goblins (1961)
8b. Ballet of the Mermaids (1938)
8c. Ropáci a.k.a. Oil Gobblers (1988)
9. Thunder Rock (1942)
10. Turbo: A Power Rangers Movie (1997)
11. Aniara (2018)
12. Heartbeeps (1981)
13. Blue My Mind (2017)
14. Eunhaengnamoo chimdae a.k.a. Gingko Bed (1996)
15. Adventures of Captain Marvel (1941)
16. Tales from the Neverending Story: The Beginning (2001)
17. The Reluctant Astronaut (1967)
18. Earth to Echo (2014)
19. Bijo to ekitai ningen a.k.a. The H-Man (1958)
20. The Bamboo Saucer (1968)
21. Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters (2013)
22. The Curious Female (1970)
23a. Black Mirror: USS Callister (2017)
23b. The Wonderful Wizard of Oz (1910)
24. His Majesty, the Scarecrow of Oz (1914)
25. The Magic Cloak of Oz (1914)
26. Source Code (2011)
27. The 3 Worlds of Gulliver (1960)
28. FairyTale: A True Story (1997)
29. Journey to the Center of the Earth (1988)
30. Golok setan a.k.a. The Devil's Sword (1984)
31. The Patchwork Girl of Oz (1914)
32. The Wizard of Oz (1925)
33. Singularity (2017)
34. The Mind's Eye (2015)
35. Village of the Giants (1965)
36. Na srebrnym globie a.k.a. On the Silver Globe (1988)
37. Tammy and the T-Rex (1994)
38. Cinderfella (1960)
39. The Atomic Kid (1954)
40. Kamisama no pazuru a.k.a. God's Puzzle (2008)
41. Minoes (2001)
42. Escape from the Planet of the Apes (1971)
43. Conquest of the Planet of the Apes (1972)
44. Battle for the Planet of the Apes (1973)
45. Beastly (2011)
46. Djävulens öga a.k.a. The Devil's Eye (1960)
47. Crack in the World (1965)
48a. Black Mirror: Crocodile (2017)
48b. The Legend of Loch Lomond (2001)
49. Xi you ji: Da nao tian gong a.k.a. The Monkey King (2014)
50. Warlords of Atlantis a.k.a. Warlords of the Deep (1978)
51. The Boys from Brazil (1978)
52. Operetta tanuki goten a.k.a. Princess Raccoon (2005)
53. Monster Trucks (2016)
54. Merlin (1998)
55-57. The Mandalorian Season 2 E1-8 (2020)
58. Uh Oh! (2004)
59. Thunderbirds Are GO (1966)
60. Thunderbird 6 (1968)
61. Liu lang di qiu a.k.a. The Wandering Earth (2019)
62. Tenet (2020)
63. Jack the Giant Slayer (2013)
64. Disturbing Behavior (1998)
65. To the Ends of Time (1996)
66. Baio hantâ a.k.a. Bio Hunter (1995)
67. Zhong Kui fu mo: Xue yao mo ling a.k.a. Snow Girl and the Dark Crystal (2015)
68. Morons from Outer Space (1985)
69. Catwoman (2004)
70. The World, the Flesh and the Devil (1959)
71. Gamera tai uchu kaijû Bairasu a.k.a. Gamera vs Viras (1968)
72. Man from Atlantis (1977)
73. Der Dibuk (1937)
74. Christopher Robin (2018)
75. Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (1961)
76. Fei Ying a.k.a. Silver Hawk (2004)
77. Wholly Moses! (1980)
78. Spawn of the Slithis (1978)
79. Mr. Popper's Penguins (2011)
80. Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return: At the Earth's Core (2017)
81. The Peanut Butter Solution (1985)
82. The Andromeda Strain (2008)
83. Puen yai jon salad a.k.a. Legend of the Tsunami Warrior (2008)
84. Godzilla vs. Biollante (1989)
85. The Minion (1998)
86. Z.P.G. a.k.a. Zero Population Growth (1972)
87. S.O.S. Tidal Wave (1939)
88. Duelle (une quarantaine) (1976)
89. Zombies of the Stratosphere (1952)
90. Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials (2015)
91a. Black Mirror: Hang the DJ (2017)
91b. Black Mirror: Metalhead (2017)
92. Perdues dans New York a.k.a. Lost in New York (1989)
93. Things to Come (1976)
94. Firefox (1982)
95. In-lyu-myeol-mang-bo-go-seo a.k.a. Doomsday Book (2012)
96. El pantano de los cuervos a.k.a. Swamp of the Ravens (1974)
97. Akai hashi no shita no nurui mizu a.k.a. Warm Water Under a Red Bridge (2001)
98. Teen Witch (1989)
99. Gamer (2009)
100. Real Men (1987)
101. The Neptune Factor (1973)
102. Pet Shop (1994)
103. Dumbo (2019)
104. Okja (2017)
105. The Hunters (2013)
106. tom thumb (1958)
107. Hornet (2018)
108. My Science Project (1985)
109. The Kid Who Would Be King (2018)
110. Sarmasik a.k.a. Ivy (2015)
111. Pinocchio (1911)
112. Made in Abyss: Fukaki Tamashî no Reimei a.k.a. Made in Abyss: Dawn of the Deep Soul (2020)
113. First Men in the Moon (1964)
114. Late for Dinner (1991)
115. Jim Henson's Turkey Hollow (2015)
116a. Black Mirror: Black Museum (2017)
116b. Dirty Work (1933)
117. Minna! Esper Dayo!: Bangai hen Esper Miyako e iku (2015)
118. Poesía sin fin a.k.a. Endless Poetry (2016)
119. The Colour of Magic (2008)
120. Beyond Atlantis (1973)
121. The Shadow Effect (2017)
122. The Incredible Shrinking Woman (1981)
123. Vuelven los campeones justicieros a.k.a. The Champions Five Supermen (1972)
124. Practical Magic (1998)
125. In the Name of the King: A Dungeon Siege Tale (2007)
126. Mosura a.k.a. Mothra (1961)
127. Galaxina (1980)
128. Bai she chuan shuo a.k.a. The Sorcerer and the White Snake (2011)
129. Dr. Dolittle 2 (2001)
130. Jit (1990)
131. Antiviral (2012)
132. Too Much Loving a.k.a. Robot Love Slaves (1971)
133. 13 Going on 30 (2004)
134. Geu seome gago shibda a.k.a. To the Starry Island (1993)
135. Wunder der Schöpfung a.k.a. Our Heavenly Bodies (1920)
136. In Search of the Castaways (1962)
137. Biggles: Adventures in Time (1986)
138. Mr. Peabody and the Mermaid (1948)
139. Aaahh Belinda (1989)
140. 2001: A Space Travesty (2000)
141. The Chronicles of Riddick (2004)
142. Jiu ceng yao ta a.k.a. Chronicles of the Ghostly Tribe (2015)
143. Nassereddin Shah, Actor-e Cinema a.k.a. Once Upon a Time, Cinema (1992)
144. Special (2006)
145. Moskva-Kassiopeya a.k.a. Moscow - Cassiopea (1974)
146-154a. The Prisoner E1-17 (1967)
154b. Mockingbird Lane (2012)
155. Stryker (1983)
156. Mary Poppins Returns (2018)
157. OXV: The Manual a.k.a. Frequencies (2013)
158. Cesta do praveku a.k.a. Journey to the Beginning of Time (1955)
159. Sinbad of the Seven Seas (1989)
160. The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes (1969)
161. La puerta y la mujer del carnicero a.k.a. The Door and the Woman of the Butcher (1969)
162. Aliens Ate My Homework (2018)
163. Red Riding Hood (1989)
164. Francis a.k.a. Francis the Talking Mule (1950)
165. Francis Goes to the Races (1951)
166. Gamera 2: Region shurai a.k.a. Assault of the Legion (1996)
167. Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return: The Christmas That Almost Wasn't (2017)
168. Sungnyangpali sonyeoui jaerim a.k.a. Resurrection of the Little Match Girl (2002)
169. Luna (2014)
170. Candy (1968)
171. Street Fighter: The Legend of Chun-Li (2009)
172. Solarbabies (1986)
173. Escape to Witch Mountain (1975)
174. A Mulher de Todos a.k.a. The Woman of Everyone (1969)
175. The Sex Trip (2016)
176. Kei moon duen gap a.k.a. The Miracle Fighters (1982)
177. Return from Witch Mountain (1978)
178. The Space Between Us (2017)
179. Fateful Findings (2014)
180. O-bi, O-ba - Koniec cywilizacji a.k.a. O-Bi, O-Ba - The End of Civilization (1985)
181. Bãhubali 2: The Conclusion (2017)
182. Jaka Sembung a.k.a. The Warrior (1981)
183. Si Buta lawa Jaka Sembung a.k.a. The Warrior and The Blind Swordsman (1983)
184. Ladyhawke (1985)
185. Monday (2000)
186. Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Slime People (1990)
187. Space Raiders (1983)
188. Kosmos (2009)
189a. L'imitation du cinéma (1960)
189b. Rabbit's Moon (1950)
189c. Inauguration of the Pleasure Dome (1954)
190. Cyborg 2087 (1966)
191. The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (2013)
192. Midnight Special (2016)
193. Season of the Witch (2011)
194. Chrysalis (2007)
195. The Muppets' Wizard of Oz (2005)
196. Capricorn One (1977)
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23. 3.0* - Synchronic by Justin Benson, Aaron Moorhead (2019)

The new Benson & Moorhead is a solid film, no doubt a worthy choice for genre fans, but when they get too serious about their subject they start to lose me. Synchronic could've been a simple, fun genre film, but they clearly envisioned something bigger. And that's where things start to fall apart. Dennis and Steve are two paramedics who stumble upon a new drug. When Dennis' daughter disappears after taking the drug, Steve starts an investigation on his own. The drugs acts as a time travel mechanism, but as it doesn't come with any explanation Steve has to figure out himself what the rules are. It's a silly premise and even though the film tries to come up with an explanation, it still makes very little sense. The time travel scenes are also a bit too complex for a little genre film like this, which takes away from the impact. Performances are decent and the soundtrack is pretty great, visually it's also pretty solid, but it's just a little too serious for its own good.

Other worlds
01. 2.5* - Dune Drifter by Marc Price (2020)
02. 1.5* - The Flintstones by Brian Levant (1994)
03. 2.0* - The Incredible Monk by Tze-Chung Lam (2019)
04. 1.5* - Peter Pan by P.J. Hogan (2003)
05. 2.0* - Mr. Peabody & Sherman by Rob Minkoff (2014)
06. 3.5* - Samurai Reincarnation [Makai Tenshô] by Kinji Fukasaku (1981)
07. 3.0* - Majin [Daimajin] by Kimiyoshi Yasuda (1966)
08. 3.0* - Parallel by Isaac Ezban (2018)
09. 4.0* - Howl's Moving Castle [Hauru no Ugoku Shiro] by Hayao Miyazaki (2004)
10. 3.0* - Monsters of Man by Mark Toia (2020)
11. 3.0* - Summer Time Machine Blues [Samâ Taimu Mashin Burûsu] by Katsuyuki Motohiro (2005)
12. 3.0* - The Midnight Sky by George Clooney (2020)
13. 2.5* - Sakura Wars: The Movie [Sakura Taisen: Katsudou Shashin] by Mitsuru Hongo (2001)
14. 2.5* - Fantasy Romance [Mo Hua Qing] by Taylor Wong (1990)
15. 2.5* - Return of Daimajin [Daimajin Ikaru] by Kenji Misumi (1966)
16. 3.5* - Blithe Spirit by Edward Hall (2020)
17. 3.0* - Battle in Outer Space[Uchu Daisenso] by Ishirô Honda (1959)
18. 3.5* - Come Away by Brenda Chapman (2020)
19. 4.0* - Patlabor: The Movie [Kidô Keisatsu Patorebâ: The Movie] by Mamoru Oshii (1989)
20. 3.0* - Wrath of Daimajin [Daimajin Gyakushû] by Kazuo Mori (1966)
21. 3.5* - L.O.R.D: Legend of Ravaging Dynasties 2 [Jue Ji 2] by Jingming Guo (2020)
22. 2.5* - Soul Hunter by Wen Xu (2020)
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I prefer Science fact
1. Princess Bride (1987)
2. Soylent Green (1973)
3. Maximum Overdrive (1986)
4. Wonder Woman 1984 (2020)
5. Real Steel (2011)
6. Face/Off (1997)
7. Death Becomes Her (1992)
8. Battle Beyond the Stars (1980)
"9-10. Rick & Morty, S4 (2019-2020; 229m, floating 69m)
Rick & Morty: Edge of Tomorty: Rick Die Rickpeat (2019, 22m)
Rick & Morty: The Old Man and the Seat (2019, 23m)
Rick & Morty: One Crew Over the Crewcoo's Morty (2019, 23m)
Rick & Morty: Claw and Hoarder: Special Ricktim's Morty (2019, 23m)
Rick & Morty: Rattlestar Ricklactica (2019, 23m)
Rick & Morty: Never Ricking Morty (2020, 23m)
Rick & Morty: Promortyus (2020, 23m)
Rick & Morty: The Vat of Acid Episode (2020, 23m)
Rick & Morty: Childrick of Mort (2020, 23m)
Rick & Morty: Star Mort: Rickturn of the Jerri (2020, 23m)"
11. 20 Million Miles to Earth (1957)
12. This Island Earth (1955)
13. Fantastic Voyage (1966)
14. Outland (1981)
15. The Omega Man (1971)
16. Quatermass 2 (1957)
17. Independence Day (1996)
18. Trancers (1984)
19. The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)
20. A Clockwork Orange (1971)
21. The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
22. The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)

I was tired of this fucking trilogy showing up on my list of films I haven't rated, so I watched them to rate them. Two Towers had some nice battle scenes and was the least offensive of the lot. But on the whole, I'd rather have my vasectomy reversed, get kicked in the balls, and then get another vasectomy, all within the span of a week, than watch this trilogy ever again.
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25. The Expanse, Season 5, Ep. 8-9 (106‘)
26. Dni zatmeniya (1988, Sokurov) 6/10
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1. Liquid Sky (1982) 6/10
2. Island of Lost Souls (1932) 7/10
3. Born in Flames (1983) 6/10
4. Flash Gordon (1936, Ep. 1-5, 94‘)
5. Flash Gordon (1936, Ep. 6-10, 86‘)
6.a) Flash Gordon (1936, Ep. 11-13, 53‘) 4/10
6.b) Pereval (1988, 31‘) 7/10
7. The Brother from Another Planet (1984) 5/10
8. Electric Dragon 80.000 V (2001) 5/10
9. Just Imagine (1930) 5/10
10. The Tunnel (1935) 6/10
11.-13. The Expanse, Season 5, Ep. 1-5 (253‘)
14. Krysar (1986) 6/10
15. Treasure Planet (2002) 4/10
16. The Mandalorian, Season 1, Ep. 1-3 (107‘)
17.-18. The Mandalorian, Season 1, Ep. 4-7 (160‘)
19.a) The Expanse, Season 5, Ep. 6 (60‘)
19.b) Son smeshnogo cheloveka (1992, 20‘) 7/10
20.-22. a) The Mandalorian, Season 1, Ep. 8 (48‘)
20.-22. b) The Mandalorian, Season 2, Ep. 1-5 (209‘)
23.-24. a) The Mandalorian, Season 2, Ep. 6-8 (114‘) 6/10
23.-24. b) The Expanse, Season 5, Ep. 7 (48‘)
25. The Expanse, Season 5, Ep. 8-9 (106‘)
26. Dni zatmeniya (1988, Sokurov) 6/10
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flavo5000 wrote: January 28th, 2021, 4:45 pm Bahubali definitely has fantasy elements to it. In addition to the mystical gods backdrop in his origin, Bahubali himself has superhuman physical abilities. This one had the Fantasy tag up until a couple of days ago. Someone must have removed it for some reason. Same for Monday actually as well. With Monday it's a little more iffy. There are physical manifestations of the protagonists demons that begin to swarm around him as the move progresses (shown in the screenshot).
I guess the western counterpart would be something like Hercules, which would certainly qualify. Thanks.
RogerTheMovieManiac88 wrote: January 28th, 2021, 8:51 am Hi Kublai. Sorry for not posting earlier. I didn't really feel in the mood, for a variety of reasons...

1. Hans Christian Andersen (1952, Charles Vidor) - 7.5/10
Howdy Roger, welcome aboard.

Slight hitch on the first entry. It's not listed as a Fantasy movie. Instead as a Biography/Family/Musical/Romance. Is there some official source describing it as such?
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flavo5000 wrote: January 28th, 2021, 10:07 pm 196. Capricorn One (1977)

This conspiracy thriller posits an aborted rocket launch that leads to a faked moon landing, mirroring the rumors of the real moon landing by Apollo 11. I can go kind of hot or cold on these types of '70s paranoia films, but I thought this one was surprisingly engaging for most of its runtime with a good pace and a solid cast.
You're going to love the irony, but it's not listed as a sci-fi movie. Is it based on speculative science or is it consistent with existing science of it's time?
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It's real to me!
1. Lockout (James Mather, Stephen St. Leger-2012) France/USA 3,020 checks
2. The Mandalorian - Season 2, Episodes 7 & 8 (Rick Famuyiwa & Peyton Reed-2020) USA 402 checks
3. Doctor Who - Season 17, Episodes 13-16 ("Nightmare of Eden") (Alan Bromly-1979) UK 536 checks
4. Watchmen: The Director's Cut (Zack Snyder-2009) USA 2 official lists 49,707 checks
5. Early Man (Nick Park-2018) UK/USA/France 718 checks
6. Fortress (Stuart Gordon-1992) Australia 1 official list 1,271 checks
7. Wonder Woman 1984 (Patty Jenkins-2020) USA/UK/Spain 983 checks
8. Origin: Spirits of the Past (Keiichi Sugiyama-2006) Japan 390 checks
9. Space Babes from Outer Space (Brian K. Williams-2017) USA 15 checks
10. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (Matt Reeves-2014) USA/UK/Canada 3 official lists 15,862 checks
11. Scrooge (Brian Desmond Hurst-1951) UK 3 official lists 5,207 checks
12. The History of Future Folk (John Mitchell, Jeremy Kipp Walker-2012) USA 178 checks
13. Our Man Flint (Daniel Mann-1966) USA 2 official lists 495 checks
14. Fantastic Planet (René Laloux-1973) France/Czechoslovakia 9 official lists 4,527 checks
15. Doctor Who: Revolution of the Daleks (Lee Haven Jones-2021) UK 4,119 checks
16. Drive Angry (John Mitchell, Jeremy Kipp Walker-2012) USA 3,945 checks
17. Cypher {aka Brainstorm} (Vincenzo Natali-2002) USA 1,448 checks
18. Soul (Pete Docter, Kemp Powers-2020) USA 7 official lists 2,159 checks
19. The Red Turtle (Michael Dudok de Wit-2016) France/Belgium/Japan/USA 1,815 checks
20. Altered Carbon: Resleeved (Takeru Nakajima, Yoshiyuki Okada-2020) Japan/USA 94 checks
21. Arrow S4, E1-3 (2012) USA 864 checks
22. TRON: Legacy (Joseph Kosinski-2010) USA 2 official lists 32,401 checks
23. Real Steel (Shawn Levy-2011) USA/India 1 official list 13,181 checks
24. Love and Monsters (Michael Matthews-2020) Canada/USA 262 checks
25. Life of Pi (Ang Lee-2012) USA/Taiwan/UK/Mexico/Canada 5 official lists 35,787 checks
26. Palm Springs (Max Barbakow-2020) USA/Hong Kong 1,508 checks
27. Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant (Paul Weitz-2009) USA 2,305 checks
28. Men in Black: International (F. Gary Gray-2019) China/USA 1,848 checks
29. Spirited Away (Hayao Miyazaki-2001) Japan 37 official lists Re-watch
30. Jexi (Jon Lucas, Scott Moore-2019) USA/Canada 207 checks
31. Star Wars: Episode VIII - The Last Jedi (Rian Johnson-2017) USA 4 official lists Re-watch
32. Star Wars: Episode IX - The Rise of Skywalker (J.J. Abrams-2019) USA 2 official lists 5,538 checks
33. Clash of the Titans (Desmond Davis-1981) UK/USA 3 official lists 4,950 checks
34. Arrow S4, E4-6 (2012) USA 864 checks
35. THX-1138 (George Lucas-1971) USA 5 official lists 5,946 checks
36. The Science of Sleep (Michel Gondry-2006) France/Italy/USA 2 official lists 6,997 checks
37. The American Astronaut (Cory McAbee-2001) USA 1 official list 419 checks
38. Legend (Ridley Scott-1985) USA/UK 3,299 checks
39. Project Power (Henry Joost, Ariel Schulman-2020) USA 785 checks
40. The God of Cookery (Lik-Chi Lee, Stephen Chiau-1996) USA 1 official list 394 checks
41. Wolfwalkers (Tomm Moore, Ross Stewart-2020) Ireland/Luxembourg/France/Denmark/USA/UK 370 checks
42. Christmas Carol: The Movie (Jimmy T. Murakami-2001) UK/Germany 216 checks
43. 10 Cloverfield Lane (Dan Trachtenberg-2016) USA 2 official lists 9,446 checks
44. Dolittle (Stephen Gaghan-2020) USA/China/UK/Japan 1 official list 605 checks
45. Soylent Green (Richard Fleischer-1973) USA 3 official lists 5,884 checks
46. Tremors II: Aftershock (S.S. Wilson-1996) USA 1,984 checks

For frick's sake.. Can't they get at least someone with a minor in Biology to consult on some of the unnecessarily impossible science.
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21. Outside the Wire-2021: 7/10
Spoiler
1. Black Scorpion-1995: 7/10
2. The Humanity Bureau-2017: 7/10
3. Ad Astra-2019: 9/10
4. Knowing-2009: 9/10
5. Feeders-1996: 10/10
6. Useless Humans-2020: 8/10
7. Face/Off-1997: 10/10
8. Cast a Deadly Spell-1991: 10/10
9. Bill & Ted Face the Music-2020: 9/10
10. Overlord-2019: 9/10
11. Pitch Black-2000: 9/10
12. The Day Mars Invaded Earth-1963: 6/10
13. Hellboy-2019: 9/10
14. Virus-1999: 8/10
15. The Last Starfighter-1984: 9/10
16. I, Robot-2004: 8/10
17. Virtuosity-1995: 8/10
18. Skyline-2010: 9/10
19. The Puppet Masters-1994: 8/10
20. The Day After Tomorrow-2004: 8/10
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1. El circuito de Román (2011) 5/10
2. Neo Tokyo (1987) 4/10
3. O-Bi, O-Ba - The End of Civilization (1985) 5/10
4. Who Wants to Kill Jessie? (1966) 6/10
5. Krysar (1986) 6/10
6. Gauche the Cellist (1982) 6/10
7. Poesía sin fin (2016) 8/10
8. L'ange (1982) 4/10
9. The Inner Scar (1972) 4/10
10. Electric Dragon 80.000 V (2001) 4/10
11. Gwen, the Book of Sand (1985) 4/10
12. The Blue Bird (1918) 6/10
13. The Sorcerer's Apprentice (1978) 8/10
14. Le monde vivant (2003) 6/10
15. A Christmas Carol (1938) 7/10
16. Alice in Wonderland (1966) 5/10
17. Kamen (1992) 3/10
18. The White Reindeer (1952) 4/10
19. Dead Man's Letters (1986) 5/10
20. Carnival of Sinners (1943) 7/10
21. La belle captive (1983) 7/10
22. Schalcken the Painter (1979) 8/10
23. Tomorrow I'll Wake Up and Scald Myself with Tea (1977) 8/10
24. Birds, Orphans and Fools (1969) 4/10
25. The Fabulous Baron Munchausen (1962) 7/10
26. Die Puppe (1919) 7/10
27. Alice or the Last Escapade (1977) 7/10
28. The Mystery of the Third Planet (1981) 6/10
29. Satan's Rhapsody (1917) 4/10
30. Dead Leaves (2004) 7/10
31. The Blood of a Poet (1932) 6/10
32. Chilean Gothic (2000) 3/10
33. Monday (2000) 5/10
34. Nothing (2003) 7/10
35. 22nd of May (2010) 5/10
36-37. La Recta Provincia (2007) 6/10
38. Macunaíma (1969) 5/10
39. Himiko (1974) 6/10
40. Vuelven (2017) 5/10
41. The Lost Skeleton of Cadavra (2001) 4/10
42. 31 minutos, la película (2008) 5/10
43. Mr. Vampire (1985) 8/10
44. Gritos del Bosque (2014) 5/10
45. Beauty and the Beast (1978) 7/10
46-47. Litoral (2008) 7/10
48. Green Snake (1993) 6/10
49. Malta con huevo (2007) 7/10
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Kublai Khan wrote: January 29th, 2021, 2:19 am
flavo5000 wrote: January 28th, 2021, 4:45 pm Bahubali definitely has fantasy elements to it. In addition to the mystical gods backdrop in his origin, Bahubali himself has superhuman physical abilities. This one had the Fantasy tag up until a couple of days ago. Someone must have removed it for some reason. Same for Monday actually as well. With Monday it's a little more iffy. There are physical manifestations of the protagonists demons that begin to swarm around him as the move progresses (shown in the screenshot).
I guess the western counterpart would be something like Hercules, which would certainly qualify. Thanks.
RogerTheMovieManiac88 wrote: January 28th, 2021, 8:51 am Hi Kublai. Sorry for not posting earlier. I didn't really feel in the mood, for a variety of reasons...

1. Hans Christian Andersen (1952, Charles Vidor) - 7.5/10
Howdy Roger, welcome aboard.

Slight hitch on the first entry. It's not listed as a Fantasy movie. Instead as a Biography/Family/Musical/Romance. Is there some official source describing it as such?
Hi KK.

This film from Goldwyn offers a fantasy take on Andersen's life, loves, and works (and Kaye is the perfect man for the role!). Loosely biographical, but with these wanderings of the mind, imaginings, and dreams very much as its essence.

In the film's opening credits, it is touted as a fairytale about the spinner of fairytales.
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39-46. The Leftovers season 2 (HBO, 2015) 8.5/10 ... 10 minutes carried over
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Kublai Khan wrote: January 29th, 2021, 2:25 am
flavo5000 wrote: January 28th, 2021, 10:07 pm 196. Capricorn One (1977)

This conspiracy thriller posits an aborted rocket launch that leads to a faked moon landing, mirroring the rumors of the real moon landing by Apollo 11. I can go kind of hot or cold on these types of '70s paranoia films, but I thought this one was surprisingly engaging for most of its runtime with a good pace and a solid cast.
You're going to love the irony, but it's not listed as a sci-fi movie. Is it based on speculative science or is it consistent with existing science of it's time?
I think someone on IMDB is trolling me. It seriously had the sci-fi genre when I watched it yesterday (and still does on ICM). It's also in multiple sci-fi lists from critics like Scott Weinberg's Top 100 Science Fiction Films of All Time and Christine Cornea's Science Fiction Cinema: Between Fantasy and Reality. Basically it's speculative sci-fi based on the first manned mission to Mars which the first act goes into details explaining how it will function (and once the mission gets aborted they basically create the illusion to the most minute detail simulating the mission using the equipment already developed). In my review I accidentally said moon instead of Mars which probably didn't help with the confusion.
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22. Project Power-2020: 8/10
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1. Black Scorpion-1995: 7/10
2. The Humanity Bureau-2017: 7/10
3. Ad Astra-2019: 9/10
4. Knowing-2009: 9/10
5. Feeders-1996: 10/10
6. Useless Humans-2020: 8/10
7. Face/Off-1997: 10/10
8. Cast a Deadly Spell-1991: 10/10
9. Bill & Ted Face the Music-2020: 9/10
10. Overlord-2019: 9/10
11. Pitch Black-2000: 9/10
12. The Day Mars Invaded Earth-1963: 6/10
13. Hellboy-2019: 9/10
14. Virus-1999: 8/10
15. The Last Starfighter-1984: 9/10
16. I, Robot-2004: 8/10
17. Virtuosity-1995: 8/10
18. Skyline-2010: 9/10
19. The Puppet Masters-1994: 8/10
20. The Day After Tomorrow-2004: 8/10
21. Outside the Wire-2021: 7/10
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27. Krysar (1986)

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1. The Blue Bird (1918)
2. Mill of the Stone Women (1960)
3. Sorceress (1982)
4. Outland (1981)
5. Not of This Earth (1957)
6. Dirty Pair OVA: Episodes 7-10 (1987)
7. Mob Psycho 100: Season 1: Episodes 1-4 (2016)
8. Moon (2009)
9. Mob Psycho 100: Season 1: Episodes 5-8 (2016)
10. Mob Psycho 100: Season 1: Episodes 9-12 (2016)
11a. The Outer Limits: It Crawled Out of the Woodwork (1963)
11b. The Outer Limits: The Borderland (1963)
12. Brazil (1985)
13. Barbarella (1968)
14. Children of the Sea (2019)
15. La nuit des horloges (2007)
16. Silent Running (1972)
17. The Quiet Earth (1985)
18. Weathering with You (2019)
19. Ninja III: The Domination (1984)
20. Deathstalker II (1987)
21. Moon 44 (1990)
22. The Cockeyed Miracle (1946)
23. Video Girl Ai: Episodes 1-3 (1992)
24. Video Girl Ai: Episodes 4-6 (1992)
25. Deluge (1933)
26. The King and the Mockingbird (1980)
27. Krysar (1986)
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flavo5000 wrote: January 29th, 2021, 4:17 am
Kublai Khan wrote: January 29th, 2021, 2:25 am
flavo5000 wrote: January 28th, 2021, 10:07 pm 196. Capricorn One (1977)

This conspiracy thriller posits an aborted rocket launch that leads to a faked moon landing, mirroring the rumors of the real moon landing by Apollo 11. I can go kind of hot or cold on these types of '70s paranoia films, but I thought this one was surprisingly engaging for most of its runtime with a good pace and a solid cast.
You're going to love the irony, but it's not listed as a sci-fi movie. Is it based on speculative science or is it consistent with existing science of it's time?
I think someone on IMDB is trolling me. It seriously had the sci-fi genre when I watched it yesterday (and still does on ICM). It's also in multiple sci-fi lists from critics like Scott Weinberg's Top 100 Science Fiction Films of All Time and Christine Cornea's Science Fiction Cinema: Between Fantasy and Reality. Basically it's speculative sci-fi based on the first manned mission to Mars which the first act goes into details explaining how it will function (and once the mission gets aborted they basically create the illusion to the most minute detail simulating the mission using the equipment already developed). In my review I accidentally said moon instead of Mars which probably didn't help with the confusion.
Just checked TMDB and it's listed as Sci-Fi there... :shrug:
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Impossible Worlds on Screen
1. Palm Springs (2020)
2. Gemini Man (2019)
3. The Midnight Sky (2020)
4. Babes in Toyland (1934)
5. The Glass Slipper (1955)
6. The Frozen Dead (1966)
7. Petey Wheatstraw (1977)
8. The Holy Mountain (1973)
9. Endless Poetry (2016)
10. Nirvana (1997)
11. Jubilee (1978)
12. Matilda (1996)
13. Stake Land (2010)
14. Wishmaster 2 (1999)
15. The Prophecy (1995)
16. Splinter (2008)
17. El Topo (1970)
18. Anuktatop: Metamorphosis (2016)
19. Alice in Wonderland (1966)
20 - 22. The Lost Room. (2006) 240+ min = 3 points
23. Dead Man's Letters (1986)
24. Color Out of Space (2019)
25. Mr. Popper's Penguins. (2011)
26. Digging up the Marrow (2014)
27. Sonic the Hedgehog (2020)
28. A Christmas Carol (1938)
29. Universal Soldier (1992)
30. Puppet Master II (1990)
31. Den-en ni shisu (1974)
32. Shock Waves (1977)
33. Real Steel (2011)
34. Butt Boy (2019)
35. X-Men (2000) REVISION
36. X2 (2003) REVISION
37. B4 (2012)
38. X-Men: The Last Stand (2006)
39. X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009)
40. X Men: First Class (2011)
41. Upgrade (2018) REVISION
42. Déjà Vu (2006)
43. The Wolverine (2013)
44. Spy Kids 3: Game Over (2003)
45. Spy Kids: All the Time in the World (2011)

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This is not a great film by any means, relying too heavily on vomit/flatulence gags, pratfalls and silly sound effects for laughs, but the film returns to what made the original so great: outlandish sets, nifty gadgets and great chemistry between two young actors cast as brother and sister. While Alexa PenaVega and Daryl Sabara return in support, this is Rowan Blanchard and Mason Cook's film all the way. The less said about the time stopping plot the better though.
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flavo5000 wrote: January 29th, 2021, 4:17 am
Kublai Khan wrote: January 29th, 2021, 2:25 am
flavo5000 wrote: January 28th, 2021, 10:07 pm 196. Capricorn One (1977)

This conspiracy thriller posits an aborted rocket launch that leads to a faked moon landing, mirroring the rumors of the real moon landing by Apollo 11. I can go kind of hot or cold on these types of '70s paranoia films, but I thought this one was surprisingly engaging for most of its runtime with a good pace and a solid cast.
You're going to love the irony, but it's not listed as a sci-fi movie. Is it based on speculative science or is it consistent with existing science of it's time?
I think someone on IMDB is trolling me. It seriously had the sci-fi genre when I watched it yesterday (and still does on ICM). It's also in multiple sci-fi lists from critics like Scott Weinberg's Top 100 Science Fiction Films of All Time and Christine Cornea's Science Fiction Cinema: Between Fantasy and Reality. Basically it's speculative sci-fi based on the first manned mission to Mars which the first act goes into details explaining how it will function (and once the mission gets aborted they basically create the illusion to the most minute detail simulating the mission using the equipment already developed). In my review I accidentally said moon instead of Mars which probably didn't help with the confusion.
It’s a complot by jdidaco :whistling:
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1. Frankenstein (1931)
2. Gattaca (1997)
3. Primer (2004)
4. Planet of the Apes (1968)
5. Russkiy kovcheg (2002)
6. Yeelen (1987)
7. Elf (2003)
8. Iron Man 2 (2010)
9. Kaijû sôshingeki AKA Destroy All Monsters (1968)
10. Cesta do praveku AKA A Journey to the Beginning of Time (1955)
11. Ugetsu monogatari (1953)
12. Körkarlen AKA The Phantom Carriage (1921)
13. Field of Dreams (1989)
14. Total Recall (1990)
15. Enter the Void (2009)
16. Mary Poppins (1964)
17. The Blob (1958)
18. 28 Days Later... (2002)
19. Thor (2011)
20. Bride of Frankenstein (1935)
21. The Fifth Element (1997)
22. The Nutty Professor (1963)
23. Sorry to Bother You (2018)
24. The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms (1953)
25. Alphaville, une étrange aventure de Lemmy Caution (1965)
26. Moon (2009)
27. Die Abenteuer des Prinzen Achmed (1926)
28. Piranha (1978)
29. Viy (1967)
30. Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)
31. The Thief of Bagdad (1924)
32.a Pinocchio (1911) 50mins.
32.b The War Game (1966) 48mins.
33. The Avengers (2012)
34. Sleeper (1973)
35. Life Of Pi (2012)
36. Vampyr (1932)
37. Pi (1998)
38. Predator (1987)
39. Big (1988)
40. Céline et Julie vont en bateau: Phantom Ladies Over Paris (1974)
41. Superman (1978)
42. Repo Man (1984)
43. Beasts of the Southern Wild (2012)
44. Faust: Eine deutsche Volkssage (1926)
45. Minority Report (2002)
46. Things to Come (1936)
47. Freaky Friday (2003)
48. Tetsuo AKA The Iron Man (1989)
49. Face/Off (1997)
50. Gojira (1954)
51.a L'homme à la tête en caoutchouc (1901) 3m
51.b Higan (2002) 8m
51.c Textism (2003) 11m
51.d Garakuta no Machi (2006) 13m
51.e Electronic Labyrinth THX 1138 4EB (1967) 15m
51.f Frankenstein (1910) 16m
51.g Sur un air de Charleston (1927) 17m
52. Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives (2010)
53. The Saragossa Manuscript (1965)
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12. Dracula (Tod Browning, 1931) ★★.5
13. 雲のむこう、約束の場所/The Place Promised in Our Early Days (Shinkai & Suzuki, 2004) ★★.5
14-16. 四畳半神話大系/The Tatami Galaxy (2010, mini-series) 253'

Didn't have too much time this month, and probably will be busy this weekend as well, so this might be all for me. Thanks all!
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1. Coco (Lee Unkrich, 2017) ★★.5
2. Inside Out (Pete Docter, 2015) ★★★★
3. Guardians of the Galaxy (James Gunn, 2014) ★★
4. Der Himmel über Berlin (Wings of Desire; Wim Wenders, 1987) ★★★★
5. Cat People (1942, Jacques Tourneur) ★★.5
6-7. 7 episodes of The Midnight Gospel (2020, series) 168'
8. Ghost in the Shell (1995, Mamoru Oshii) ★★★
9. Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018, Ramsey, Persichetti & Rothman) ★★★★.5
10. 1 episode of The Midnight Gospel (2020, series) + 2 episodes of Hilda (2021, series) 82'
11. Leef (2021, mini-series) 100'
12. Dracula (Tod Browning, 1931) ★★.5
13. 雲のむこう、約束の場所/The Place Promised in Our Early Days (Shinkai & Suzuki, 2004) ★★.5
14-16. 四畳半神話大系/The Tatami Galaxy (2010, mini-series) 253'

43 minutes held over
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36. A Series of Unfortunate Events (2004, Brad Silberling) 3/5
37. Sai yau gei: Yut gwong bou haap (1995, Jeffrey Lau) 2/5
38. Sai yau gei: Sin leui kei yun (1995, Jeffrey Lau) 2/5
39. Da hua xi you 3 (2016, Jeffrey Lau) 1/5
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01. Shark Tale (2004, Vicky Jenson, Bibo Bergeron & Rob Letterman) 1/5
02. Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018, Rodney Rothman, Peter Ramsey & Bob Persichetti) 3/5
03. Maze Runner: The Death Cure (2018, Wes Ball) 1/5
04. Spider-Man: Far from Home (2019, Jon Watts) 1/5
05. Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales (2017, Joachim Rønning & Espen Sandberg) 1/5
06. Aquaman (2018, James Wan) 1/5
07. Shazam! (2019, David F. Sandberg) 1/5
08. Wonder Woman 1984 (2020, Patty Jenkins) 1/5
09. Toy Story 4 (2019, Josh Cooley) 2/5
10. Onward (2020, Dan Scanlon) 2/5
11. Dark Phoenix (2019, Simon Kinberg) 1/5
12. Soul (2020, Pete Docter) 3/5
13. The New Mutants (2020, Josh Boone) 3/5
14. Christopher Robin (2018, Marc Forster) 2/5
15. Dumbo (2019, Tim Burton) 2/5
16. Aladdin (2019, Guy Ritchie) 2/5
17. Maleficent: Mistress of Evil (2019, Joachim Rønning) 1/5
18. Mulan (2020, Niki Caro) 2/5
19. Jungle Book (1942, Zoltan Korda) 3/5
20. Gnomeo & Juliet (2011, Kelly Asbury) 1/5
21. Sherlock Gnomes (2018, John Stevenson) 1/5
22. Pacific Rim: Uprising (2018, Steven S. DeKnight) 1/5
23. Smallfoot (2018, Karey Kirkpatrick) 1/5
24. Abominable (2019, Jill Culton & Todd Wilderman) 3/5
25. Mr. Popper’s Penguins (2011, Mark Waters) 2/5
26. The X Files (1998, Rob Bowman) 3/5
27. Evan Almighty (2007, Tom Shadyac) 2/5
28. Bedtime Stories (2008, Adam Shankman) 1/5
29. Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald (2018, David Yates) 1/5
30. The X Files: I Want to Believe (2008, Chris Carter) 1/5
31. The Last Airbender (2010, M. Night Shyamalan) 1/5
32. Godzilla: King of the Monsters (2019, Michael Dougherty) 1/5
33. Stand by Me Doraemon (2014, Tony Oliver, Ryuichi Yagi & Takashi Yamazaki) 3/5
34. Hulk (2003, Ang Lee) 1/5
35. The Mummy (2017, Alex Kurtzman) 1/5
36. A Series of Unfortunate Events (2004, Brad Silberling) 3/5
37. Sai yau gei: Yut gwong bou haap (1995, Jeffrey Lau) 2/5
38. Sai yau gei: Sin leui kei yun (1995, Jeffrey Lau) 2/5
39. Da hua xi you 3 (2016, Jeffrey Lau) 1/5
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5. Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves (Jacques Becker, 1954)
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1. Slither (James Gunn, 2006)
2. Woman in the Moon (Fritz Lang, 1929)
3. Princess Mononoke (Hayao Miyazaki, 1997)
4. Solaris (Andrei Tarkovsky, 1972)
5. Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves (Jacques Becker, 1954)
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23. Monsters vs Aliens-2009: 10/10
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1. Black Scorpion-1995: 7/10
2. The Humanity Bureau-2017: 7/10
3. Ad Astra-2019: 9/10
4. Knowing-2009: 9/10
5. Feeders-1996: 10/10
6. Useless Humans-2020: 8/10
7. Face/Off-1997: 10/10
8. Cast a Deadly Spell-1991: 10/10
9. Bill & Ted Face the Music-2020: 9/10
10. Overlord-2019: 9/10
11. Pitch Black-2000: 9/10
12. The Day Mars Invaded Earth-1963: 6/10
13. Hellboy-2019: 9/10
14. Virus-1999: 8/10
15. The Last Starfighter-1984: 9/10
16. I, Robot-2004: 8/10
17. Virtuosity-1995: 8/10
18. Skyline-2010: 9/10
19. The Puppet Masters-1994: 8/10
20. The Day After Tomorrow-2004: 8/10
21. Outside the Wire-2021: 7/10
22. Project Power-2020: 8/10
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197. Fararishtay kifti rost a.k.a. Angel on the Right (2002)
Pretty good dark comedy/drama with light magical realist elements. The main character was such a bastard though it was hard to find anyone in the movie other than the kid to even remotely like.

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198. Michael Jackson's Moonwalker (1988)
How is this not on more Batshit Craziest Movies lists? You have Michael Jackson being harrassed by a grotesque cavalcade of claymation fans after which he transforms into a claymation rabbit and hops on a motorcycle to escape them. You've got Joe Pesci as an insane drug dealer who REALLY wants to sell drugs to kids and who butts heads with Jackson as some kind of gangster with magic powers that allows him to transform into a giant mech to defeat the drug dealing gang after which he turns into a spaceship that Pesci tries to shoot down with a laser cannon. After all that what-the-fuckery, it just segues into a Jackson concert performance of him singing the Beatles' "Come Together"... So bizarre. Yet definitely not boring.

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199. Age of the Dragons (2011)
Pretty crappy version of Moby Dick in a fantasy realm with the whale replaced with a dragon and a miscast Danny Glover as Ahab with an also miscast Vinnie Jones as Stubb and CGI miscast as a dragon.

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200. Damnation Alley (1977)
Honestly I could've just watched the scene of motorbiking around rear projected giant scorpions extended out to an hour and been happy. The bigass armored vehicles rumbling around were just the icing on the cake.

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201. Genesis II (1973)
202. Planet Earth (1974)
Gene Roddenberry brings us a pair of TV movies about a dude Frozen in the past and thawed out in a dystopian future. The second movie Planet Earth in particular was hilariously un-PC in classic Roddenberry style.

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203. Cavegirl (1985)
A nerd travels back in time using a magic stone and falls in love with a cavewoman. Frankly this was pretty stupid.

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204. Dead Like Me: Life After Death (2009)
While I wasn't the biggest fan of the half-hearted setup of the new boss taking over assigning jobs to the reapers and his motivations for doing what he does, like the Veronica Mars movie, it was still nice to revisit the cast and see what they've been up to. I liked the original series quite a bit and this is a pretty decent follow-up for anyone who was a fan.
Dashing Through The Cosmos On An Exploding Unicorn
1. Wonder Woman 1984 (2020)
2. The Lego Star Wars Holiday Special (2020)
3. Robo Vampire (1988)
4. Temptation Island (1980)
5. Les trois couronnes du matelot a.k.a. Three Crowns of the Sailor (1983)
6. No Escape (1994)
7. Soul (2020)
8a. Shirley Temple's Storybook: The Princess and the Goblins (1961)
8b. Ballet of the Mermaids (1938)
8c. Ropáci a.k.a. Oil Gobblers (1988)
9. Thunder Rock (1942)
10. Turbo: A Power Rangers Movie (1997)
11. Aniara (2018)
12. Heartbeeps (1981)
13. Blue My Mind (2017)
14. Eunhaengnamoo chimdae a.k.a. Gingko Bed (1996)
15. Adventures of Captain Marvel (1941)
16. Tales from the Neverending Story: The Beginning (2001)
17. The Reluctant Astronaut (1967)
18. Earth to Echo (2014)
19. Bijo to ekitai ningen a.k.a. The H-Man (1958)
20. The Bamboo Saucer (1968)
21. Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters (2013)
22. The Curious Female (1970)
23a. Black Mirror: USS Callister (2017)
23b. The Wonderful Wizard of Oz (1910)
24. His Majesty, the Scarecrow of Oz (1914)
25. The Magic Cloak of Oz (1914)
26. Source Code (2011)
27. The 3 Worlds of Gulliver (1960)
28. FairyTale: A True Story (1997)
29. Journey to the Center of the Earth (1988)
30. Golok setan a.k.a. The Devil's Sword (1984)
31. The Patchwork Girl of Oz (1914)
32. The Wizard of Oz (1925)
33. Singularity (2017)
34. The Mind's Eye (2015)
35. Village of the Giants (1965)
36. Na srebrnym globie a.k.a. On the Silver Globe (1988)
37. Tammy and the T-Rex (1994)
38. Cinderfella (1960)
39. The Atomic Kid (1954)
40. Kamisama no pazuru a.k.a. God's Puzzle (2008)
41. Minoes (2001)
42. Escape from the Planet of the Apes (1971)
43. Conquest of the Planet of the Apes (1972)
44. Battle for the Planet of the Apes (1973)
45. Beastly (2011)
46. Djävulens öga a.k.a. The Devil's Eye (1960)
47. Crack in the World (1965)
48a. Black Mirror: Crocodile (2017)
48b. The Legend of Loch Lomond (2001)
49. Xi you ji: Da nao tian gong a.k.a. The Monkey King (2014)
50. Warlords of Atlantis a.k.a. Warlords of the Deep (1978)
51. The Boys from Brazil (1978)
52. Operetta tanuki goten a.k.a. Princess Raccoon (2005)
53. Monster Trucks (2016)
54. Merlin (1998)
55-57. The Mandalorian Season 2 E1-8 (2020)
58. Uh Oh! (2004)
59. Thunderbirds Are GO (1966)
60. Thunderbird 6 (1968)
61. Liu lang di qiu a.k.a. The Wandering Earth (2019)
62. Tenet (2020)
63. Jack the Giant Slayer (2013)
64. Disturbing Behavior (1998)
65. To the Ends of Time (1996)
66. Baio hantâ a.k.a. Bio Hunter (1995)
67. Zhong Kui fu mo: Xue yao mo ling a.k.a. Snow Girl and the Dark Crystal (2015)
68. Morons from Outer Space (1985)
69. Catwoman (2004)
70. The World, the Flesh and the Devil (1959)
71. Gamera tai uchu kaijû Bairasu a.k.a. Gamera vs Viras (1968)
72. Man from Atlantis (1977)
73. Der Dibuk (1937)
74. Christopher Robin (2018)
75. Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (1961)
76. Fei Ying a.k.a. Silver Hawk (2004)
77. Wholly Moses! (1980)
78. Spawn of the Slithis (1978)
79. Mr. Popper's Penguins (2011)
80. Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return: At the Earth's Core (2017)
81. The Peanut Butter Solution (1985)
82. The Andromeda Strain (2008)
83. Puen yai jon salad a.k.a. Legend of the Tsunami Warrior (2008)
84. Godzilla vs. Biollante (1989)
85. The Minion (1998)
86. Z.P.G. a.k.a. Zero Population Growth (1972)
87. S.O.S. Tidal Wave (1939)
88. Duelle (une quarantaine) (1976)
89. Zombies of the Stratosphere (1952)
90. Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials (2015)
91a. Black Mirror: Hang the DJ (2017)
91b. Black Mirror: Metalhead (2017)
92. Perdues dans New York a.k.a. Lost in New York (1989)
93. Things to Come (1976)
94. Firefox (1982)
95. In-lyu-myeol-mang-bo-go-seo a.k.a. Doomsday Book (2012)
96. El pantano de los cuervos a.k.a. Swamp of the Ravens (1974)
97. Akai hashi no shita no nurui mizu a.k.a. Warm Water Under a Red Bridge (2001)
98. Teen Witch (1989)
99. Gamer (2009)
100. Real Men (1987)
101. The Neptune Factor (1973)
102. Pet Shop (1994)
103. Dumbo (2019)
104. Okja (2017)
105. The Hunters (2013)
106. tom thumb (1958)
107. Hornet (2018)
108. My Science Project (1985)
109. The Kid Who Would Be King (2018)
110. Sarmasik a.k.a. Ivy (2015)
111. Pinocchio (1911)
112. Made in Abyss: Fukaki Tamashî no Reimei a.k.a. Made in Abyss: Dawn of the Deep Soul (2020)
113. First Men in the Moon (1964)
114. Late for Dinner (1991)
115. Jim Henson's Turkey Hollow (2015)
116a. Black Mirror: Black Museum (2017)
116b. Dirty Work (1933)
117. Minna! Esper Dayo!: Bangai hen Esper Miyako e iku (2015)
118. Poesía sin fin a.k.a. Endless Poetry (2016)
119. The Colour of Magic (2008)
120. Beyond Atlantis (1973)
121. The Shadow Effect (2017)
122. The Incredible Shrinking Woman (1981)
123. Vuelven los campeones justicieros a.k.a. The Champions Five Supermen (1972)
124. Practical Magic (1998)
125. In the Name of the King: A Dungeon Siege Tale (2007)
126. Mosura a.k.a. Mothra (1961)
127. Galaxina (1980)
128. Bai she chuan shuo a.k.a. The Sorcerer and the White Snake (2011)
129. Dr. Dolittle 2 (2001)
130. Jit (1990)
131. Antiviral (2012)
132. Too Much Loving a.k.a. Robot Love Slaves (1971)
133. 13 Going on 30 (2004)
134. Geu seome gago shibda a.k.a. To the Starry Island (1993)
135. Wunder der Schöpfung a.k.a. Our Heavenly Bodies (1920)
136. In Search of the Castaways (1962)
137. Biggles: Adventures in Time (1986)
138. Mr. Peabody and the Mermaid (1948)
139. Aaahh Belinda (1989)
140. 2001: A Space Travesty (2000)
141. The Chronicles of Riddick (2004)
142. Jiu ceng yao ta a.k.a. Chronicles of the Ghostly Tribe (2015)
143. Nassereddin Shah, Actor-e Cinema a.k.a. Once Upon a Time, Cinema (1992)
144. Special (2006)
145. Moskva-Kassiopeya a.k.a. Moscow - Cassiopea (1974)
146-154a. The Prisoner E1-17 (1967)
154b. Mockingbird Lane (2012)
155. Stryker (1983)
156. Mary Poppins Returns (2018)
157. OXV: The Manual a.k.a. Frequencies (2013)
158. Cesta do praveku a.k.a. Journey to the Beginning of Time (1955)
159. Sinbad of the Seven Seas (1989)
160. The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes (1969)
161. La puerta y la mujer del carnicero a.k.a. The Door and the Woman of the Butcher (1969)
162. Aliens Ate My Homework (2018)
163. Red Riding Hood (1989)
164. Francis a.k.a. Francis the Talking Mule (1950)
165. Francis Goes to the Races (1951)
166. Gamera 2: Region shurai a.k.a. Assault of the Legion (1996)
167. Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return: The Christmas That Almost Wasn't (2017)
168. Sungnyangpali sonyeoui jaerim a.k.a. Resurrection of the Little Match Girl (2002)
169. Luna (2014)
170. Candy (1968)
171. Street Fighter: The Legend of Chun-Li (2009)
172. Solarbabies (1986)
173. Escape to Witch Mountain (1975)
174. A Mulher de Todos a.k.a. The Woman of Everyone (1969)
175. The Sex Trip (2016)
176. Kei moon duen gap a.k.a. The Miracle Fighters (1982)
177. Return from Witch Mountain (1978)
178. The Space Between Us (2017)
179. Fateful Findings (2014)
180. O-bi, O-ba - Koniec cywilizacji a.k.a. O-Bi, O-Ba - The End of Civilization (1985)
181. Bãhubali 2: The Conclusion (2017)
182. Jaka Sembung a.k.a. The Warrior (1981)
183. Si Buta lawa Jaka Sembung a.k.a. The Warrior and The Blind Swordsman (1983)
184. Ladyhawke (1985)
185. Monday (2000)
186. Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Slime People (1990)
187. Space Raiders (1983)
188. Kosmos (2009)
189a. L'imitation du cinéma (1960)
189b. Rabbit's Moon (1950)
189c. Inauguration of the Pleasure Dome (1954)
190. Cyborg 2087 (1966)
191. The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (2013)
192. Midnight Special (2016)
193. Season of the Witch (2011)
194. Chrysalis (2007)
195. The Muppets' Wizard of Oz (2005)
196. Capricorn One (1977)
197. Fararishtay kifti rost a.k.a. Angel on the Right (2002)
198. Michael Jackson's Moonwalker (1988)
199. Age of the Dragons (2011)
200. Damnation Alley (1977)
201. Genesis II (1973)
202. Planet Earth (1974)
203. Cavegirl (1985)
204. Dead Like Me: Life After Death (2009)
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Impossible Worlds on Screen
1. Palm Springs (2020)
2. Gemini Man (2019)
3. The Midnight Sky (2020)
4. Babes in Toyland (1934)
5. The Glass Slipper (1955)
6. The Frozen Dead (1966)
7. Petey Wheatstraw (1977)
8. The Holy Mountain (1973)
9. Endless Poetry (2016)
10. Nirvana (1997)
11. Jubilee (1978)
12. Matilda (1996)
13. Stake Land (2010)
14. Wishmaster 2 (1999)
15. The Prophecy (1995)
16. Splinter (2008)
17. El Topo (1970)
18. Anuktatop: Metamorphosis (2016)
19. Alice in Wonderland (1966)
20 - 22. The Lost Room. (2006) 240+ min = 3 points
23. Dead Man's Letters (1986)
24. Color Out of Space (2019)
25. Mr. Popper's Penguins. (2011)
26. Digging up the Marrow (2014)
27. Sonic the Hedgehog (2020)
28. A Christmas Carol (1938)
29. Universal Soldier (1992)
30. Puppet Master II (1990)
31. Den-en ni shisu (1974)
32. Shock Waves (1977)
33. Real Steel (2011)
34. Butt Boy (2019)
35. X-Men (2000) REVISION
36. X2 (2003) REVISION
37. B4 (2012)
38. X-Men: The Last Stand (2006)
39. X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009)
40. X Men: First Class (2011)
41. Upgrade (2018) REVISION
42. Déjà Vu (2006)
43. The Wolverine (2013)
44. Spy Kids 3: Game Over (2003)
45. Spy Kids: All the Time in the World (2011)
46. X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014)

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Unfortunately this is not really about the older and younger selves interacting, nor is about temporal conundrums, alternate timelines and the related science fiction ideas. The 1970s setting works well though with bystanders capturing mutants on Super 8 video, a genuine recreation of the time period, a paranoid Nixon and an explanation for the JFK magic bullet. Evan Peters is also great as a new mutant who can move at hyperspeed, but he is underused.
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12. The Princess Bride 1987 6/10
13. 2046 2004 8/10
very borderline sci-fi but tagged as such on IMDb
14. The Lathe of Heaven 1980 6/10
Great ideas with low-budget limitation. Fun nevertheless
15. Brazil 1985 10/10 (REWATCH)

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1. The Dead Zone 1983 6/10
2. Ex Machina 2014 8/10
3. WarGames 1983 6/10
4. Meikyû monogatari 1987 — a.k.a. Neo Tokyo 6/10
5. Pink Floyd: The Wall 1982 7/10
6. Primer 2004 7/10
7. E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial 1982 7/10
8. Le dernier combat 1983 — a.k.a. The Last Combat 7/10
9. Re-Animator 1985 6/10
10. Twelve Monkeys 1995 9/10 (REWATCH)
11. The Martian 2015 6/10
12. The Princess Bride 1987 6/10
13. 2046 2004 8/10
14. The Lathe of Heaven 1980 6/10
15. Brazil 1985 10/10 (REWATCH)
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198. Michael Jackson's Moonwalker (1988)
How is this not on more Batshit Craziest Movies lists? You have Michael Jackson being harrassed by a grotesque cavalcade of claymation fans after which he transforms into a claymation rabbit and hops on a motorcycle to escape them. You've got Joe Pesci as an insane drug dealer who REALLY wants to sell drugs to kids and who butts heads with Jackson as some kind of gangster with magic powers that allows him to transform into a giant mech to defeat the drug dealing gang after which he turns into a spaceship that Pesci tries to shoot down with a laser cannon. After all that what-the-fuckery, it just segues into a Jackson concert performance of him singing the Beatles' "Come Together"... So bizarre. Yet definitely not boring.

Used to watch that one as a kid because of a friend who was a huge Michael Jackson fan. Totally forgot about it. It sure is bad shit crazy.
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RogerTheMovieManiac88 wrote: January 29th, 2021, 3:14 am This film from Goldwyn offers a fantasy take on Andersen's life, loves, and works (and Kaye is the perfect man for the role!). Loosely biographical, but with these wanderings of the mind, imaginings, and dreams very much as its essence.

In the film's opening credits, it is touted as a fairytale about the spinner of fairytales.
Okay.. So would you say it has a heavy folkloric elements to the plot and theme?
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flavo5000 wrote: January 29th, 2021, 4:17 am
Kublai Khan wrote: January 29th, 2021, 2:25 am
flavo5000 wrote: January 28th, 2021, 10:07 pm 196. Capricorn One (1977)

This conspiracy thriller posits an aborted rocket launch that leads to a faked moon landing, mirroring the rumors of the real moon landing by Apollo 11. I can go kind of hot or cold on these types of '70s paranoia films, but I thought this one was surprisingly engaging for most of its runtime with a good pace and a solid cast.
You're going to love the irony, but it's not listed as a sci-fi movie. Is it based on speculative science or is it consistent with existing science of it's time?
I think someone on IMDB is trolling me. It seriously had the sci-fi genre when I watched it yesterday (and still does on ICM). It's also in multiple sci-fi lists from critics like Scott Weinberg's Top 100 Science Fiction Films of All Time and Christine Cornea's Science Fiction Cinema: Between Fantasy and Reality. Basically it's speculative sci-fi based on the first manned mission to Mars which the first act goes into details explaining how it will function (and once the mission gets aborted they basically create the illusion to the most minute detail simulating the mission using the equipment already developed). In my review I accidentally said moon instead of Mars which probably didn't help with the confusion.
Yeah, your writeup made it sound like pretty typical sci-fi which is why the lack of sci-fi genre threw me for a loop and I started questioning what is considered Sci-Fi and what isn't. Only thing I could think of was that maybe the science wasn't fictional enough. Not sure if IMDb is doing a genre overhaul or what.

But I'll count it.
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Impossible Worlds on Screen
1. Palm Springs (2020)
2. Gemini Man (2019)
3. The Midnight Sky (2020)
4. Babes in Toyland (1934)
5. The Glass Slipper (1955)
6. The Frozen Dead (1966)
7. Petey Wheatstraw (1977)
8. The Holy Mountain (1973)
9. Endless Poetry (2016)
10. Nirvana (1997)
11. Jubilee (1978)
12. Matilda (1996)
13. Stake Land (2010)
14. Wishmaster 2 (1999)
15. The Prophecy (1995)
16. Splinter (2008)
17. El Topo (1970)
18. Anuktatop: Metamorphosis (2016)
19. Alice in Wonderland (1966)
20 - 22. The Lost Room. (2006) 240+ min = 3 points
23. Dead Man's Letters (1986)
24. Color Out of Space (2019)
25. Mr. Popper's Penguins. (2011)
26. Digging up the Marrow (2014)
27. Sonic the Hedgehog (2020)
28. A Christmas Carol (1938)
29. Universal Soldier (1992)
30. Puppet Master II (1990)
31. Den-en ni shisu (1974)
32. Shock Waves (1977)
33. Real Steel (2011)
34. Butt Boy (2019)
35. X-Men (2000) REVISION
36. X2 (2003) REVISION
37. B4 (2012)
38. X-Men: The Last Stand (2006)
39. X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009)
40. X Men: First Class (2011)
41. Upgrade (2018) REVISION
42. Déjà Vu (2006)
43. The Wolverine (2013)
44. Spy Kids 3: Game Over (2003)
45. Spy Kids: All the Time in the World (2011)
46. X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014)
47. X-Men: Apocalypse (2016)

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Other than the ability to bury those who offend him inside walls/floors, Oscar Isaac's Apocalypse is not a really great villain here and it is silly how his mind control battles are depicted through physical fights. The internal continuity of the series seems more disrupted than ever too. Once again, Evan Peters is the brightest spark, and again his hyperspeed is underused. Some of the other effects aren't too shabby but this is 'been there, done that' sorta movie.
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It's real to me!
1. Lockout (James Mather, Stephen St. Leger-2012) France/USA 3,020 checks
2. The Mandalorian - Season 2, Episodes 7 & 8 (Rick Famuyiwa & Peyton Reed-2020) USA 402 checks
3. Doctor Who - Season 17, Episodes 13-16 ("Nightmare of Eden") (Alan Bromly-1979) UK 536 checks
4. Watchmen: The Director's Cut (Zack Snyder-2009) USA 2 official lists 49,707 checks
5. Early Man (Nick Park-2018) UK/USA/France 718 checks
6. Fortress (Stuart Gordon-1992) Australia 1 official list 1,271 checks
7. Wonder Woman 1984 (Patty Jenkins-2020) USA/UK/Spain 983 checks
8. Origin: Spirits of the Past (Keiichi Sugiyama-2006) Japan 390 checks
9. Space Babes from Outer Space (Brian K. Williams-2017) USA 15 checks
10. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (Matt Reeves-2014) USA/UK/Canada 3 official lists 15,862 checks
11. Scrooge (Brian Desmond Hurst-1951) UK 3 official lists 5,207 checks
12. The History of Future Folk (John Mitchell, Jeremy Kipp Walker-2012) USA 178 checks
13. Our Man Flint (Daniel Mann-1966) USA 2 official lists 495 checks
14. Fantastic Planet (René Laloux-1973) France/Czechoslovakia 9 official lists 4,527 checks
15. Doctor Who: Revolution of the Daleks (Lee Haven Jones-2021) UK 4,119 checks
16. Drive Angry (John Mitchell, Jeremy Kipp Walker-2012) USA 3,945 checks
17. Cypher {aka Brainstorm} (Vincenzo Natali-2002) USA 1,448 checks
18. Soul (Pete Docter, Kemp Powers-2020) USA 7 official lists 2,159 checks
19. The Red Turtle (Michael Dudok de Wit-2016) France/Belgium/Japan/USA 1,815 checks
20. Altered Carbon: Resleeved (Takeru Nakajima, Yoshiyuki Okada-2020) Japan/USA 94 checks
21. Arrow S4, E1-3 (2012) USA 864 checks
22. TRON: Legacy (Joseph Kosinski-2010) USA 2 official lists 32,401 checks
23. Real Steel (Shawn Levy-2011) USA/India 1 official list 13,181 checks
24. Love and Monsters (Michael Matthews-2020) Canada/USA 262 checks
25. Life of Pi (Ang Lee-2012) USA/Taiwan/UK/Mexico/Canada 5 official lists 35,787 checks
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27. Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant (Paul Weitz-2009) USA 2,305 checks
28. Men in Black: International (F. Gary Gray-2019) China/USA 1,848 checks
29. Spirited Away (Hayao Miyazaki-2001) Japan 37 official lists Re-watch
30. Jexi (Jon Lucas, Scott Moore-2019) USA/Canada 207 checks
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33. Clash of the Titans (Desmond Davis-1981) UK/USA 3 official lists 4,950 checks
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35. THX-1138 (George Lucas-1971) USA 5 official lists 5,946 checks
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37. The American Astronaut (Cory McAbee-2001) USA 1 official list 419 checks
38. Legend (Ridley Scott-1985) USA/UK 3,299 checks
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40. The God of Cookery (Lik-Chi Lee, Stephen Chiau-1996) USA 1 official list 394 checks
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This wasn't as good as I remember it. The acting is pretty good and/or fun all around, but the directing leaves something to be desired. The fight scenes in particular are very Michael Bay-esque with zoom-in of quick action and it's just hard to follow.
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Previously watched...
1. Possessor (Cronenberg, 2020) 6/10
2. Zeder (Avati, 1983) 4/10
2a. Doctor Who: Revolution of the Daleks (Jones, 2021) [71 mins] 3/10
2b. Barbe Bleue (Bertrand-Painlevé, 1936) [13 mins] 5/10
3. 13 Going on 30 (Winick, 2004) 5/10
4. Flatliners (Oplev, 2017) 2/10
5. Godzilla: King of the Monsters (2019) (Dougherty, 2019) 3/10
6. Blue Thunder (Badham, 1983) 5/10
7. Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (Lucas, 1977) [Rewatch] 8/10
8. Seventh Son (Bodrov, 2014) 4/10
9. Resident Evil (Anderson, 2002) Rewatch 5/10
10. Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (Bay, 2009) 2/10
11. Killer Sofa (Rao, 2019) 4/10
12. TV episode and shorts [Total time = 85 minutes]
a. The Witcher: Rare Species (Brändström, 2019) [59 mins]
b. Ballet of the Mermaids (Sparling, 1938) [10 mins]
c. Shadow of Mordor (Gorski-Pueringer, 2014) [8 mins]
d. El hotel eléctrico / The Electric Hotel (Chomón, 1908) [8 mins]
13. In Time (Niccol, 2011) 3/10
14. Pokémon Detective Pikachu (Letterman, 2019) 4/10
15. Gamer (Neveldine-Taylor, 2009) 4/10
16. Transformers: Dark of the Moon (Bay, 2011) 3/10
17. Nineteen Eighty-Four (Radford, 1984) 5/10
18. The New Mutants (Boone, 2020) 3/10
19. All of Me (Reiner, 1984) 6/10
20a. The Witcher: Before a Fall (Sakharov-Jobst, 2019)
20b. The Witcher: Much More (Jobst, 2019) 4/10
21. A Little Princess (Cuarón, 1995) 6/10
22. Sea Fever (Hardiman, 2019) 4/10
23. New Rose Hotel (Ferrara, 1998) 5/10
24. The Thirteenth Floor (Rusnak, 1999) 5/10
25. Sword of the Valiant: The Legend of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight (Weeks, 1984) 4/10
26. Transformers: Age of Extinction (Bay, 2014) 2/10
27. The Dead Zone (Cronenberg, 1983) Rewatch 7/10
28. Transformers: The Last Knight (Bay, 2017) 3/10
29. Happy Death Day 2U (Landon, 2019) 4/10
30. Star Trek III: The Search for Spock (Nimoy, 1984) 5/10
31a. Black Mirror: Rachel, Jack and Ashley Too (Sewitsky, 2019) [67 mins]
This is easily the worst Black Mirror ever, not because of the presence of Miley Cyrus who's quite good, but because it attempts to mix typical Black Mirror bleak satire with the sort of tween comedy you'd find on the Disney Channel. It's hard to think of two more opposed styles, and the result is displeasing either way.
3/10

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31b. Ryan (Landreth, 2004) [14 mins]
A surrealist animation over an interview. Definitely worth watching if you're looking for a short.
7/10

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32. The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader (Apted, 2010)
This is rather a workmanlike interpretation of the book. I kept thinking it needed a Terry Gilliam-type to add some style and personality rather than generic blockbuster fantasy design.
4/10

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33. Puppet Master III: Toulon's Revenge (DeCoteau, 1991)
An origin story for the killer puppets. This is considered a high point of the series, and is better than the first two parts because a revenge story set in Nazi Germany is a more interesting premise than a modern day slasher in a hotel. I still don't think it's particularly good: the puppets kill people at the speed of molasses and everybody is an idiot.
4/10

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34. The Maze Runner (Ball, 2014)
Part Hunger Games, part Lost, part Cube. The characterisation and action are solid for this type of film, and a cut above other young adult properties, but the lack of originality makes it feel bland and the ending is poor - just a set-up for further movies in this franchise.
4/10

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35. Vanilla Sky (Crowe, 2001)
I remember critical reaction being rather harsh on this at the time, and there's been a campaign to say that actually this is an underrated masterpiece. I think the truth is somewhere in the middle. It never comes close to equalling the original, but Crowe brings his pop-music influenced style to it and the ending retains a little of the original's power. I don't think Crowe has the right sensibility for this sort of dark mystery.
5/10

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Kublai Khan wrote: January 30th, 2021, 3:00 pm
RogerTheMovieManiac88 wrote: January 29th, 2021, 3:14 am This film from Goldwyn offers a fantasy take on Andersen's life, loves, and works (and Kaye is the perfect man for the role!). Loosely biographical, but with these wanderings of the mind, imaginings, and dreams very much as its essence.

In the film's opening credits, it is touted as a fairytale about the spinner of fairytales.
Okay.. So would you say it has a heavy folkloric elements to the plot and theme?
I wouldn't have included it among my challenge viewings if I didn't believe it to have fantasy elements. Feel free to disallow it. I apologise, but I'm not in the right head-space this afternoon to ponder the prominence of folkloric elements in the film.

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28. L'ange (1982)

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1. The Blue Bird (1918)
2. Mill of the Stone Women (1960)
3. Sorceress (1982)
4. Outland (1981)
5. Not of This Earth (1957)
6. Dirty Pair OVA: Episodes 7-10 (1987)
7. Mob Psycho 100: Season 1: Episodes 1-4 (2016)
8. Moon (2009)
9. Mob Psycho 100: Season 1: Episodes 5-8 (2016)
10. Mob Psycho 100: Season 1: Episodes 9-12 (2016)
11a. The Outer Limits: It Crawled Out of the Woodwork (1963)
11b. The Outer Limits: The Borderland (1963)
12. Brazil (1985)
13. Barbarella (1968)
14. Children of the Sea (2019)
15. La nuit des horloges (2007)
16. Silent Running (1972)
17. The Quiet Earth (1985)
18. Weathering with You (2019)
19. Ninja III: The Domination (1984)
20. Deathstalker II (1987)
21. Moon 44 (1990)
22. The Cockeyed Miracle (1946)
23. Video Girl Ai: Episodes 1-3 (1992)
24. Video Girl Ai: Episodes 4-6 (1992)
25. Deluge (1933)
26. The King and the Mockingbird (1980)
27. Krysar (1986)
28. L'ange (1982)
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RogerTheMovieManiac88 wrote: January 30th, 2021, 4:39 pm I wouldn't have included it among my challenge viewings if I didn't believe it to have fantasy elements. Feel free to disallow it. I apologise, but I'm not in the right head-space this afternoon to ponder the prominence of folkloric elements in the film.
It sounds like I'm causing you stress, Roger and I'm sorry about that. It's really not my intention.

I'm only asking because I'm still trying to narrow down a better definition for the subjective genre of fantasy. I'm hosting this challenge because I've always loved sci-fi and know it well. Fantasy has always been a bit more nebulous for me and I feel like I'm still trying to pin down a better, more concrete definition.

I haven't seen Hans Christian Andersen and IMDb seems a little less unreliable than what I had originally hoped so I was only looking for input about what specifically makes it a "Fantasy" movie in your view. But if you're not in a good head space, it's no big deal. I'll put it in my watchlist pile and it sounds like I'm in for a treat.
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30. No Such Thing (Hal Hartley, 2001) 4

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1. Proxima (Alice Winocour, 2019) 6+
2. Early Man (Nick Park, 2018) 6
3. Wolfwalkers (Tomm Moore, Ross Stewart, 2020) 7
4. Coco (Lee Unkrich, Adrian Molina, 2017) 8
5. Interreflections (Peter Joseph, 2020) 4+
6. Palm Springs (Max Barbakow, 2020) 4
7. Solo: A Star Wars Story (Ron Howard, 2018) 7
8. Shazam! (David F. Sandberg, 2019) 6-
9. Chappie (Neill Blomkamp, 2015) 5
10. The Juniper Tree (Nietzchka Keene, 1990) 7-
11. Amazonia (Thierry Ragobert, 2013) 6
12. Good Manners / As Boas Maneiras (Marco Dutra, Juliana Rojas, 2017) 8
Genre cross-over can be sterile, like recent Palm Springs rehashing time loop and wedding rom-com without much flair, or enable some exciting and unexpected connections: Good Manners falls in the latter category with fantasy (nature of which I wont spoil) gradually taking over drama. None of the genres is dominating the other though and some subtle, visual or story elements, characteristic to each, keep diffusing through the whole film and make it a rich viewing experience. If Brazilian society's class struggle is working as the main subtext, there are many other themes explored and I can only recommend this modern tale to any world cinema lover.
13. Jurassic World (Colin Trevorrow, 2015) [Rewatch] 6+ (=)
14. Avengers: Infinity War (Anthony Russo, Joe Russo, 2018) 6-
15. Transit (Christian Petzold, 2018) 7+
16. Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald (David Yates, 2018) 5
17. It Comes at Night (Trey Edward Shults, 2017) 7-
18. The Big Bad Fox and Other Tales / Le grand méchant renard et autres contes... (Patrick Imbert, Benjamin Renner, 2017) 7
19. Tomb Raider (Roar Uthaug, 2018) 5+
20. Arachnophobia (Frank Marshall, 1990) 7-
21. I Kill Giants (Anders Walter, 2017) 7-
22. Inside Out (Pete Docter, Ronnie Del Carmen , 2015) [Rewatch] 8>8-
23. Promare / Promare: Puromea (Hiroyuki Imaishi, 2019) 4+
24. The Girl with All the Gifts (Colm McCarthy, 2016) 6
25. Soul (Pete Docter, Kemp Powers, 2020) 7
26. [90mins TV-series]
The X-Files S6E1: The Beginning (Kim Manners, 1998) 7
The X-Files S6E2: Drive (Rob Bowman, 1998) 7+
27. Cold Skin (Xavier Gens, 2017) 7-
28. Megamind (Tom McGrath, 2010) 5+
29. Gwen, the Book of Sand / Gwen, le livre de sable (Jean-François Laguionie, 1985) 7+
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1. Frankenstein (1931)
2. Gattaca (1997)
3. Primer (2004)
4. Planet of the Apes (1968)
5. Russkiy kovcheg (2002)
6. Yeelen (1987)
7. Elf (2003)
8. Iron Man 2 (2010)
9. Kaijû sôshingeki AKA Destroy All Monsters (1968)
10. Cesta do praveku AKA A Journey to the Beginning of Time (1955)
11. Ugetsu monogatari (1953)
12. Körkarlen AKA The Phantom Carriage (1921)
13. Field of Dreams (1989)
14. Total Recall (1990)
15. Enter the Void (2009)
16. Mary Poppins (1964)
17. The Blob (1958)
18. 28 Days Later... (2002)
19. Thor (2011)
20. Bride of Frankenstein (1935)
21. The Fifth Element (1997)
22. The Nutty Professor (1963)
23. Sorry to Bother You (2018)
24. The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms (1953)
25. Alphaville, une étrange aventure de Lemmy Caution (1965)
26. Moon (2009)
27. Die Abenteuer des Prinzen Achmed (1926)
28. Piranha (1978)
29. Viy (1967)
30. Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)
31. The Thief of Bagdad (1924)
32.a Pinocchio (1911) 50mins.
32.b The War Game (1966) 48mins.
33. The Avengers (2012)
34. Sleeper (1973)
35. Life Of Pi (2012)
36. Vampyr (1932)
37. Pi (1998)
38. Predator (1987)
39. Big (1988)
40. Céline et Julie vont en bateau: Phantom Ladies Over Paris (1974)
41. Superman (1978)
42. Repo Man (1984)
43. Beasts of the Southern Wild (2012)
44. Faust: Eine deutsche Volkssage (1926)
45. Minority Report (2002)
46. Things to Come (1936)
47. Freaky Friday (2003)
48. Tetsuo AKA The Iron Man (1989)
49. Face/Off (1997)
50. Gojira (1954)
51.a L'homme à la tête en caoutchouc (1901) 3m
51.b Higan (2002) 8m
51.c Textism (2003) 11m
51.d Garakuta no Machi (2006) 13m
51.e Electronic Labyrinth THX 1138 4EB (1967) 15m
51.f Frankenstein (1910) 16m
51.g Sur un air de Charleston (1927) 17m
52. Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives (2010)
53. The Saragossa Manuscript (1965)
54. The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008)
55. Starship Troopers (1997)


B. Button was extremely dull.
Only just started Starship Troopers but it's fun till now.

This might be my last film for the challenge, I never got to 55 before so I'm happy with my score for this month.
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24. 2.5* - The Hourglass Sanatorium [Sanatorium pod Klepsydra] by Wojciech Has (1973)

Polish classic that is booked as one of the weirdest films in its history. And it makes good on that promise, as it's a very colorful and confusing film that uses its mysterious and surreal setting to tackle some pretty dark themes. While it starts off pretty promising, I wasn't entirely convinced by the time the film had ended. After a peculiar train ride, Jozéf arrives at a far off sanatorium to pay his dying father a visit. The reception is puzzling, but that's only a prelude to this mysterious place where time doesn't seem to behave as expected and where dreams, memories and fantasy all blend together to create one big, confusing experience. The setting and cinematography are impressive, sadly the props and costumes come off a lot cheaper. Performances aren't that great either and the darker second half takes away some of the film's appeal. People with a soft spot for the weird and creative owe it to themselves to give this one a fair chance, others should tread carefully. Interesting, but not entirely successful.

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01. 2.5* - Dune Drifter by Marc Price (2020)
02. 1.5* - The Flintstones by Brian Levant (1994)
03. 2.0* - The Incredible Monk by Tze-Chung Lam (2019)
04. 1.5* - Peter Pan by P.J. Hogan (2003)
05. 2.0* - Mr. Peabody & Sherman by Rob Minkoff (2014)
06. 3.5* - Samurai Reincarnation [Makai Tenshô] by Kinji Fukasaku (1981)
07. 3.0* - Majin [Daimajin] by Kimiyoshi Yasuda (1966)
08. 3.0* - Parallel by Isaac Ezban (2018)
09. 4.0* - Howl's Moving Castle [Hauru no Ugoku Shiro] by Hayao Miyazaki (2004)
10. 3.0* - Monsters of Man by Mark Toia (2020)
11. 3.0* - Summer Time Machine Blues [Samâ Taimu Mashin Burûsu] by Katsuyuki Motohiro (2005)
12. 3.0* - The Midnight Sky by George Clooney (2020)
13. 2.5* - Sakura Wars: The Movie [Sakura Taisen: Katsudou Shashin] by Mitsuru Hongo (2001)
14. 2.5* - Fantasy Romance [Mo Hua Qing] by Taylor Wong (1990)
15. 2.5* - Return of Daimajin [Daimajin Ikaru] by Kenji Misumi (1966)
16. 3.5* - Blithe Spirit by Edward Hall (2020)
17. 3.0* - Battle in Outer Space[Uchu Daisenso] by Ishirô Honda (1959)
18. 3.5* - Come Away by Brenda Chapman (2020)
19. 4.0* - Patlabor: The Movie [Kidô Keisatsu Patorebâ: The Movie] by Mamoru Oshii (1989)
20. 3.0* - Wrath of Daimajin [Daimajin Gyakushû] by Kazuo Mori (1966)
21. 3.5* - L.O.R.D: Legend of Ravaging Dynasties 2 [Jue Ji 2] by Jingming Guo (2020)
22. 2.5* - Soul Hunter by Wen Xu (2020)
23. 3.0* - Synchronic by Justin Benson, Aaron Moorhead (2019)
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40. The Forbidden Kingdom (2008, Rob Minkoff) 2/5
41. Xi you: Xiang mo pian (2013, Stephen Chow & Chi-Kin Kwok) 2/5
42. Journey to the West: Demon Chapter (2017, Hark Tsui) 1/5
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01. Shark Tale (2004, Vicky Jenson, Bibo Bergeron & Rob Letterman) 1/5
02. Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018, Rodney Rothman, Peter Ramsey & Bob Persichetti) 3/5
03. Maze Runner: The Death Cure (2018, Wes Ball) 1/5
04. Spider-Man: Far from Home (2019, Jon Watts) 1/5
05. Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales (2017, Joachim Rønning & Espen Sandberg) 1/5
06. Aquaman (2018, James Wan) 1/5
07. Shazam! (2019, David F. Sandberg) 1/5
08. Wonder Woman 1984 (2020, Patty Jenkins) 1/5
09. Toy Story 4 (2019, Josh Cooley) 2/5
10. Onward (2020, Dan Scanlon) 2/5
11. Dark Phoenix (2019, Simon Kinberg) 1/5
12. Soul (2020, Pete Docter) 3/5
13. The New Mutants (2020, Josh Boone) 3/5
14. Christopher Robin (2018, Marc Forster) 2/5
15. Dumbo (2019, Tim Burton) 2/5
16. Aladdin (2019, Guy Ritchie) 2/5
17. Maleficent: Mistress of Evil (2019, Joachim Rønning) 1/5
18. Mulan (2020, Niki Caro) 2/5
19. Jungle Book (1942, Zoltan Korda) 3/5
20. Gnomeo & Juliet (2011, Kelly Asbury) 1/5
21. Sherlock Gnomes (2018, John Stevenson) 1/5
22. Pacific Rim: Uprising (2018, Steven S. DeKnight) 1/5
23. Smallfoot (2018, Karey Kirkpatrick) 1/5
24. Abominable (2019, Jill Culton & Todd Wilderman) 3/5
25. Mr. Popper’s Penguins (2011, Mark Waters) 2/5
26. The X Files (1998, Rob Bowman) 3/5
27. Evan Almighty (2007, Tom Shadyac) 2/5
28. Bedtime Stories (2008, Adam Shankman) 1/5
29. Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald (2018, David Yates) 1/5
30. The X Files: I Want to Believe (2008, Chris Carter) 1/5
31. The Last Airbender (2010, M. Night Shyamalan) 1/5
32. Godzilla: King of the Monsters (2019, Michael Dougherty) 1/5
33. Stand by Me Doraemon (2014, Tony Oliver, Ryuichi Yagi & Takashi Yamazaki) 3/5
34. Hulk (2003, Ang Lee) 1/5
35. The Mummy (2017, Alex Kurtzman) 1/5
36. A Series of Unfortunate Events (2004, Brad Silberling) 3/5
37. Sai yau gei: Yut gwong bou haap (1995, Jeffrey Lau) 2/5
38. Sai yau gei: Sin leui kei yun (1995, Jeffrey Lau) 2/5
39. Da hua xi you 3 (2016, Jeffrey Lau) 1/5
40. The Forbidden Kingdom (2008, Rob Minkoff) 2/5
41. Xi you: Xiang mo pian (2013, Stephen Chow & Chi-Kin Kwok) 2/5
42. Journey to the West: Demon Chapter (2017, Hark Tsui) 1/5
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Kublai Khan wrote: January 30th, 2021, 6:40 pm
RogerTheMovieManiac88 wrote: January 30th, 2021, 4:39 pm I wouldn't have included it among my challenge viewings if I didn't believe it to have fantasy elements. Feel free to disallow it. I apologise, but I'm not in the right head-space this afternoon to ponder the prominence of folkloric elements in the film.
It sounds like I'm causing you stress, Roger and I'm sorry about that. It's really not my intention.

I'm only asking because I'm still trying to narrow down a better definition for the subjective genre of fantasy. I'm hosting this challenge because I've always loved sci-fi and know it well. Fantasy has always been a bit more nebulous for me and I feel like I'm still trying to pin down a better, more concrete definition.

I haven't seen Hans Christian Andersen and IMDb seems a little less unreliable than what I had originally hoped so I was only looking for input about what specifically makes it a "Fantasy" movie in your view. But if you're not in a good head space, it's no big deal. I'll put it in my watchlist pile and it sounds like I'm in for a treat.
Sorry for being a bit short earlier. I was experiencing rather a stressful and busy afternoon.

This film is a fantasy for me in several senses: in the taking of someone real and beloved and moulding an imagined formative tale that places him in and of the real world, but outside at the same time: looking-in, commenting on, being a dreamer and a fantasy teller in their midst. This embracing of blissful imagination and creation of tales isn't bound by rules or science. It is free and a trip into the possibilities of storytelling. It is a very human fantasy, I think. This man made people smile and dream, and the film shows Kaye dreaming, singing and fantasising.

It just feels like a fantasy film to me, for the beautiful and charming naivety with which he relates and transports us into the world as seen through his eyes. Having said that I don't have any real or set definition for what constitutes a ''fantasy'' film. One could assign a great many labels to this film, and fantasy is one of them (IMO).

Apologies about earlier. I should have waited for things to calm down here before replying.
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205. 2010: The Year We Make Contact (1984)
Completely divorce this second from Kubrick's masterwork that came before and it's a solid bit of sci-fi that certainly hews closer to the source novel than Kubrick did, and while the effects are a far cry from Kubrick's otherworldly visuals, the scale model work is still quite nice-looking and has its own certain charm.

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206. 2:22 (2017)
Something bad's gonna happen at 2:22. Rinse. Repeat. Insert stilted romance subplot, weak direction and bland acting.

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207. Rat (2000)
Rat is an absurdist British comedy about a man who comes home to his nagging wife only to suddenly turn into a Rat and how she inconvenienced as a result. The movie is anchored by some fine character actors like Pete Postlethwaite and Imelda Staunton who approach the whole situation with a very dry practicality and annoyance at odds with the fantastical nature of the premise. It's a decently amusing movie that I think works pretty well for those into a more surreal style of humor.

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208. The PianoTuner of EarthQuakes (2005)
The Quay Brothers' second feature length foray into live action (with spare use of their usual stop motion as well) after Institute Benjamenta is as visually haunting a film as you would imagine. I thought it had a very interesting tone of a sinister dream and at times was quite effective and fascinating to watch. Like other Quay Brothers works though, it seemed to hold its characters at arms length, not letting us see the emotional core that may be there just out of reach.

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209. Bloodshot (2020)
I feel like the first draft of this might've actually been a decent script that was continually dumbed down over and over by studio execs who needed it to be loud, dumb and forgettable, which is mostly unfortunately what they got. Vin Diesel mumbles through his role as usual spouting one-liners like they're going out of style. The action is fairly well done at times but just isn't enough to make up for the lack of something better.

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210. Warau Mikaeru a.k.a. Arch Angels (2006)
All is not as it seems at a boarding school of suspicious teachers where three girls bond over their shared distrust of the establishment. What starts as a sort of hyper-real mysterious narrative shifts gears into over-the-top Sushi Typhoon-esque ridiculousness by the end. If you're into these weird, Japanese DV flicks, you might find this one entertaining.

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211. Medousa (1998)
I quite liked this interesting retelling of the Greek Medusa myth that plays out as a mystery thriller with some light elements of dark comedy. It actually takes a while to reveal its connection to the source and if it weren't titled Medousa, I could see it being quite a surprise when the pieces start to fall into place.

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212. Flight of the Navigator (1986)
I like to occasionally revisit movies I saw in my childhood to see how they hold up. With this one, I had actually forgotten about the actual time travel plot and just how long it takes for David to get in the spaceship. My memory of the movie was primarily of him in the ship flying around with Paul Reubens' obnoxious Max gibbering the whole time. But really that's just the third act. Anyway, it's still a pretty decent movie and my kids seemed to like it, especially when he finally does get on the ship.

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213. The Devil in Miss Jones (1973)
Miss Jones commits suicide at the beginning of the film and, despite her virtuous life, because of her final transgression, she is sentenced to Hell. But the devil isn't an unreasonable guy. He agrees to let her go back for one evening of unbridled hedonism to partake in all the perversions she never experienced in life. After the setup, it's basically a cavalcade of various fetishistic sex scenes. In addition to the usual threesomes, it throws in food play and a weird scene with a snake among other things. It also has one of the more depressingly downbeat endings I've seen in an adult film.
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1. Wonder Woman 1984 (2020)
2. The Lego Star Wars Holiday Special (2020)
3. Robo Vampire (1988)
4. Temptation Island (1980)
5. Les trois couronnes du matelot a.k.a. Three Crowns of the Sailor (1983)
6. No Escape (1994)
7. Soul (2020)
8a. Shirley Temple's Storybook: The Princess and the Goblins (1961)
8b. Ballet of the Mermaids (1938)
8c. Ropáci a.k.a. Oil Gobblers (1988)
9. Thunder Rock (1942)
10. Turbo: A Power Rangers Movie (1997)
11. Aniara (2018)
12. Heartbeeps (1981)
13. Blue My Mind (2017)
14. Eunhaengnamoo chimdae a.k.a. Gingko Bed (1996)
15. Adventures of Captain Marvel (1941)
16. Tales from the Neverending Story: The Beginning (2001)
17. The Reluctant Astronaut (1967)
18. Earth to Echo (2014)
19. Bijo to ekitai ningen a.k.a. The H-Man (1958)
20. The Bamboo Saucer (1968)
21. Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters (2013)
22. The Curious Female (1970)
23a. Black Mirror: USS Callister (2017)
23b. The Wonderful Wizard of Oz (1910)
24. His Majesty, the Scarecrow of Oz (1914)
25. The Magic Cloak of Oz (1914)
26. Source Code (2011)
27. The 3 Worlds of Gulliver (1960)
28. FairyTale: A True Story (1997)
29. Journey to the Center of the Earth (1988)
30. Golok setan a.k.a. The Devil's Sword (1984)
31. The Patchwork Girl of Oz (1914)
32. The Wizard of Oz (1925)
33. Singularity (2017)
34. The Mind's Eye (2015)
35. Village of the Giants (1965)
36. Na srebrnym globie a.k.a. On the Silver Globe (1988)
37. Tammy and the T-Rex (1994)
38. Cinderfella (1960)
39. The Atomic Kid (1954)
40. Kamisama no pazuru a.k.a. God's Puzzle (2008)
41. Minoes (2001)
42. Escape from the Planet of the Apes (1971)
43. Conquest of the Planet of the Apes (1972)
44. Battle for the Planet of the Apes (1973)
45. Beastly (2011)
46. Djävulens öga a.k.a. The Devil's Eye (1960)
47. Crack in the World (1965)
48a. Black Mirror: Crocodile (2017)
48b. The Legend of Loch Lomond (2001)
49. Xi you ji: Da nao tian gong a.k.a. The Monkey King (2014)
50. Warlords of Atlantis a.k.a. Warlords of the Deep (1978)
51. The Boys from Brazil (1978)
52. Operetta tanuki goten a.k.a. Princess Raccoon (2005)
53. Monster Trucks (2016)
54. Merlin (1998)
55-57. The Mandalorian Season 2 E1-8 (2020)
58. Uh Oh! (2004)
59. Thunderbirds Are GO (1966)
60. Thunderbird 6 (1968)
61. Liu lang di qiu a.k.a. The Wandering Earth (2019)
62. Tenet (2020)
63. Jack the Giant Slayer (2013)
64. Disturbing Behavior (1998)
65. To the Ends of Time (1996)
66. Baio hantâ a.k.a. Bio Hunter (1995)
67. Zhong Kui fu mo: Xue yao mo ling a.k.a. Snow Girl and the Dark Crystal (2015)
68. Morons from Outer Space (1985)
69. Catwoman (2004)
70. The World, the Flesh and the Devil (1959)
71. Gamera tai uchu kaijû Bairasu a.k.a. Gamera vs Viras (1968)
72. Man from Atlantis (1977)
73. Der Dibuk (1937)
74. Christopher Robin (2018)
75. Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (1961)
76. Fei Ying a.k.a. Silver Hawk (2004)
77. Wholly Moses! (1980)
78. Spawn of the Slithis (1978)
79. Mr. Popper's Penguins (2011)
80. Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return: At the Earth's Core (2017)
81. The Peanut Butter Solution (1985)
82. The Andromeda Strain (2008)
83. Puen yai jon salad a.k.a. Legend of the Tsunami Warrior (2008)
84. Godzilla vs. Biollante (1989)
85. The Minion (1998)
86. Z.P.G. a.k.a. Zero Population Growth (1972)
87. S.O.S. Tidal Wave (1939)
88. Duelle (une quarantaine) (1976)
89. Zombies of the Stratosphere (1952)
90. Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials (2015)
91a. Black Mirror: Hang the DJ (2017)
91b. Black Mirror: Metalhead (2017)
92. Perdues dans New York a.k.a. Lost in New York (1989)
93. Things to Come (1976)
94. Firefox (1982)
95. In-lyu-myeol-mang-bo-go-seo a.k.a. Doomsday Book (2012)
96. El pantano de los cuervos a.k.a. Swamp of the Ravens (1974)
97. Akai hashi no shita no nurui mizu a.k.a. Warm Water Under a Red Bridge (2001)
98. Teen Witch (1989)
99. Gamer (2009)
100. Real Men (1987)
101. The Neptune Factor (1973)
102. Pet Shop (1994)
103. Dumbo (2019)
104. Okja (2017)
105. The Hunters (2013)
106. tom thumb (1958)
107. Hornet (2018)
108. My Science Project (1985)
109. The Kid Who Would Be King (2018)
110. Sarmasik a.k.a. Ivy (2015)
111. Pinocchio (1911)
112. Made in Abyss: Fukaki Tamashî no Reimei a.k.a. Made in Abyss: Dawn of the Deep Soul (2020)
113. First Men in the Moon (1964)
114. Late for Dinner (1991)
115. Jim Henson's Turkey Hollow (2015)
116a. Black Mirror: Black Museum (2017)
116b. Dirty Work (1933)
117. Minna! Esper Dayo!: Bangai hen Esper Miyako e iku (2015)
118. Poesía sin fin a.k.a. Endless Poetry (2016)
119. The Colour of Magic (2008)
120. Beyond Atlantis (1973)
121. The Shadow Effect (2017)
122. The Incredible Shrinking Woman (1981)
123. Vuelven los campeones justicieros a.k.a. The Champions Five Supermen (1972)
124. Practical Magic (1998)
125. In the Name of the King: A Dungeon Siege Tale (2007)
126. Mosura a.k.a. Mothra (1961)
127. Galaxina (1980)
128. Bai she chuan shuo a.k.a. The Sorcerer and the White Snake (2011)
129. Dr. Dolittle 2 (2001)
130. Jit (1990)
131. Antiviral (2012)
132. Too Much Loving a.k.a. Robot Love Slaves (1971)
133. 13 Going on 30 (2004)
134. Geu seome gago shibda a.k.a. To the Starry Island (1993)
135. Wunder der Schöpfung a.k.a. Our Heavenly Bodies (1920)
136. In Search of the Castaways (1962)
137. Biggles: Adventures in Time (1986)
138. Mr. Peabody and the Mermaid (1948)
139. Aaahh Belinda (1989)
140. 2001: A Space Travesty (2000)
141. The Chronicles of Riddick (2004)
142. Jiu ceng yao ta a.k.a. Chronicles of the Ghostly Tribe (2015)
143. Nassereddin Shah, Actor-e Cinema a.k.a. Once Upon a Time, Cinema (1992)
144. Special (2006)
145. Moskva-Kassiopeya a.k.a. Moscow - Cassiopea (1974)
146-154a. The Prisoner E1-17 (1967)
154b. Mockingbird Lane (2012)
155. Stryker (1983)
156. Mary Poppins Returns (2018)
157. OXV: The Manual a.k.a. Frequencies (2013)
158. Cesta do praveku a.k.a. Journey to the Beginning of Time (1955)
159. Sinbad of the Seven Seas (1989)
160. The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes (1969)
161. La puerta y la mujer del carnicero a.k.a. The Door and the Woman of the Butcher (1969)
162. Aliens Ate My Homework (2018)
163. Red Riding Hood (1989)
164. Francis a.k.a. Francis the Talking Mule (1950)
165. Francis Goes to the Races (1951)
166. Gamera 2: Region shurai a.k.a. Assault of the Legion (1996)
167. Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return: The Christmas That Almost Wasn't (2017)
168. Sungnyangpali sonyeoui jaerim a.k.a. Resurrection of the Little Match Girl (2002)
169. Luna (2014)
170. Candy (1968)
171. Street Fighter: The Legend of Chun-Li (2009)
172. Solarbabies (1986)
173. Escape to Witch Mountain (1975)
174. A Mulher de Todos a.k.a. The Woman of Everyone (1969)
175. The Sex Trip (2016)
176. Kei moon duen gap a.k.a. The Miracle Fighters (1982)
177. Return from Witch Mountain (1978)
178. The Space Between Us (2017)
179. Fateful Findings (2014)
180. O-bi, O-ba - Koniec cywilizacji a.k.a. O-Bi, O-Ba - The End of Civilization (1985)
181. Bãhubali 2: The Conclusion (2017)
182. Jaka Sembung a.k.a. The Warrior (1981)
183. Si Buta lawa Jaka Sembung a.k.a. The Warrior and The Blind Swordsman (1983)
184. Ladyhawke (1985)
185. Monday (2000)
186. Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Slime People (1990)
187. Space Raiders (1983)
188. Kosmos (2009)
189a. L'imitation du cinéma (1960)
189b. Rabbit's Moon (1950)
189c. Inauguration of the Pleasure Dome (1954)
190. Cyborg 2087 (1966)
191. The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (2013)
192. Midnight Special (2016)
193. Season of the Witch (2011)
194. Chrysalis (2007)
195. The Muppets' Wizard of Oz (2005)
196. Capricorn One (1977)
197. Fararishtay kifti rost a.k.a. Angel on the Right (2002)
198. Michael Jackson's Moonwalker (1988)
199. Age of the Dragons (2011)
200. Damnation Alley (1977)
201. Genesis II (1973)
202. Planet Earth (1974)
203. Cavegirl (1985)
204. Dead Like Me: Life After Death (2009)
205. 2010: The Year We Make Contact (1984)
206. 2:22 (2017)
207. Rat (2000)
208. The PianoTuner of EarthQuakes (2005)
209. Bloodshot (2020)
210. Warau Mikaeru a.k.a. Arch Angels (2006)
211. Medousa (1998)
212. Flight of the Navigator (1986)
213. The Devil in Miss Jones (1973)
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