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Lammetje wrote: July 30th, 2022, 8:36 pm
PUNQ wrote: July 28th, 2022, 12:45 pm Minus points...? :ph43r:

I do. Just not so much in those two. A little too ordinary.
I'll let it slide this time. :P
PUNQ wrote: July 30th, 2022, 2:12 am 166. Tea For Two (1950, David Butler) - 6/10
--- This was the environment Doris Day was most at home with. Colorful musical with plenty of nonsense. However, it was not the Doris moments that made this fun for me. While I didn't care too much about the guys, there was individual scenes that I did enjoy, like the staircase dance. I always have wanted to dance on the end pillar of a grand old staircase, but I know I would slip, fall and die if I ever attempt it, but that guy had full control and even started running up the railing. Now I want to do that too, know it'll case even more devastating damage. Billy De Wolfe. while hit and miss, got me laughing a few times too. This is good, but typical Hollywood escapism.
The dude on the staircase was Gene Nelson, if my memory serves me well. Yeah, he was pretty good.

Did you recognize S. Z. "Cuddles" Sakall? He played in more Doris movies, such as Romance on the High Seas and My Dream Is Yours. Doris mentions him in her semi-autobiography, recalling how much trouble the people from the make-up department would have to get him ready in time. I think he couldn't sit still or something. He must have been quite a character! :)
Sakall was quite a character. According to imdb I seen him in 39 films, including some from before he jumped to Hollywood. Always recognizable and good fun. Gene Nelson on the other hand I've only seen 10 pictures of, and most of those where uncredited bit parts, but now he's properly on my radar.


170. Three Secrets (1950, Robert Wise) - 7/10
--- I wasn't sure at first, but the three ladies, especially Patricia Neal, made it a dynamic drama of troubled life and motherhood as they all await to see if the kid that survived the crash was their secret kid. Robert Wise directed a well-paced drama that only grew more interesting as it went on. It hooked me.


171. Woman in Hiding (1950, Michael Gordon) - 7/10
--- Ida Lupino being hunted by a psycho husband made for a thrilling one. The mix they had was enough to excite me through the whole thing.


172. Two Weeks with Love (1950, Roy Rowland) - 5/10
--- Superficially adorable thanks to potato sack Jane Powell.


173. Pretty Baby (1950, Bretaigne Windust) - 6/10
--- Best I've seen of Betsy Drake. There's no denying she got heavy comedic help from the trio of Edmund Gwenn, Zachary Scott and most of all Dennis Morgan, to make this fake baby business a charming one.


174. My Blue Heaven (1950, Henry Koster) - 6/10
--- Betty Grable & Dan Dailey trying to adopt a baby in between all their flashy show numbers. It's a Hollywood musical alright!


175. Tripoli (1950, Will Price) - 4/10
--- Let's just say it's a mixed bag, An exotic adventure with John Payne, with the key attraction being Maureen O'Hara. Fairly rubbish story, but it does pick-up toward the end with some solid action. But this was never great.


176. Trio (1950, Ken Annakin & Harold French) - 6/10
--- Three short stories from W. Somerset Maugham with the first two being quick and delightful. The final one was long and a little more intricate, and sadly borderline boring, taking the experience down a notch. But it had its moments too. Trio (1950) is not as good as Quartet (1948), but it's a good companion.


177. The Great Jewel Robber (1950, Peter Godfrey) - 5/10
--- Might be one of the greatest actual jewel robberies in Hollywood, but it's not the greatest jewel heist put on screen. With that said, it always has something going on, so it does entertain quite a bit with a fairly slick performance from David Brian.


178. To Please a Lady (1950, Clarence Brown) - 5/10
--- The macho role that pushed Hollywood's most macho man, Clark Gable, out of the Top-10 box office attractions. As long as you can stand the old school hardheaded man, mixed with a good dose of classic sexism, To Please a Lady (1950) is a okay film. Focuses a lot of race cars, and even stunt driving, so it's got a few spectacular moments in between Gable and Barbara Stanwyck cozy and not so cozy bit.


179. My Friend Irma Goes West (1950, Hal Walker) - 4/10
--- The follow-up to My Friend Irma (1949), which was where Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis got their first break. And they managed to snatch them up as the side attraction here too, without there being that many laughs for a film built on stupidity. The two was easily the highlight. I like Marie Wilson as the dimwitted Irma, but I don't think she got one good line in there. Oh well, at least these films landed her a TV-series starting 1952.


180. Babul [Father's House] (1950, S.U. Sunny) - 5/10
--- From a acting and presentation point-of-view I'd say it's fairly accessible for other cultures, but it drowns in song. Some okay, with a lot sounding the same to a untrained ear of Hindi films. Has some nice dreaming visuals, on-point slapstick and strong characters. So as long as you can stand the song elements, this might be a good look into classic Indian cinema.


181. Taqdeer [Destiny] (1943, Mehboob Khan) - 4/10
--- The leading lady was likable. That would be the highly respectable Nargis in her starring debut. I also liked that guy with the Chaplin mustache. Those two elements helped me through the rough parts, for it's often a culture clash between me and Bollywood. But in between the songs there was some solid acting going on, but its such a different style, you got to be aware and prepared for it.


182. Nirala (1950, Devendra Mukherjee) - 3/10
--- Took a long while before I felt any connection with the characters. After that it was a little bit better. But it did not shake off the feel of a Bollywood generic.


That's it for me for this challenge. Thanks for hosting Lammetje and thanks for the competition gunnar. Got a big chunk of 1950 done and quite a few from previous years visited. Will continue on that path for next months <400 Checks Challenge, and maybe I'll get 1950 done along with a fresh deep search through all the years prior.

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1. Rags (1915, James Kirkwood) - 5/10
2. The Intrigue (1916, Frank Lloyd) - 4/10
3. Dornröschen [Sleeping Beauty] (1917, Paul Leni) - 3/10
4. The Broken Butterfly (1919, Maurice Tourneur) - 5/10
5. The Restless Sex (1920, Leon D'Usseau & Robert Z. Leonard) - 4/10
6. Vallfarten till Kevlaar [The Pilgrimage to Kevlaar] (1921, Ivan Hedqvist) - 4/10
7. The Bride's Play (1922, George Terwilliger) - 4/10
8. Cocaine (1922, Graham Cutts) - 5/10
9. A Chapter in Her Life (1923, Lois Weber) - 4/10
10. Drifting (1923, Tod Browning) - 6/10
11. The Hunt (II) (2020, Craig Zobel) - 6/10
12. Lasse Månsson fra Skaane [Struggling Hearts] (1923, A.W. Sandberg) - 5/10
13. Bud pripraven [Be Prepared!] (1924, Svatopluk Innemann) - 3/10
14. Tkies khaf [The Rabbi's Power] (1924, Zygmunt Turkow) - 6/10
15. Waking Up the Town (1925, James Cruze) - 4/10
16. Soft Shoes (1925, Lloyd Ingraham) - 5/10
17. Schatten der Weltstadt (1925, Willi Wolff) - 6/10
18. Fra Piazza del Popolo [Mists of the Past] (1925, A.W. Sandberg) - 5/10
19. Daughters Who Pay (1925, George Terwilliger) - 4/10
20. Eifersucht [Jealousy] (1925, Karl Grune) - 3/10
21. Lights of Old Broadway (1925, Monta Bell) - 6/10
22. Madame Behave (1925, Scott Sidney) - 4/10
23. The Lucky Devil (1925, Frank Tuttle) - 5/10
24. The Midshipman (1925, Christy Cabanne) - 4/10
25. The Sporting Venus (1925, Marshall Neilan) - 4/10
26. The Waning Sex (1926, Robert Z. Leonard) - 5/10
27. Silence (I) (1926, Rupert Julian) - 4/10
28. Paris en cinq jours [Paris in Five Days] (1926, Pierre Colombier & Nicolas Rimsky) - 6/10
29. Where North Holds Sway (1927, Bennett Cohen) - 4/10
30. Konstgjorda Svensson [Artificial Svensson] (1929, Gustaf Edgren) - 5/10
31. Hríchy lásky [The Sins of Love] (1929, Karel Lamac) - 6/10
32. Lucky Boy (1929, Norman Taurog & Charles C. Wilson) - 5/10
33. Side Street (1929, Malcolm St. Clair) - 4/10
34. Halka (1930, Konstanty Meglicki) - 5/10
35. Das Flötenkonzert von Sans-souci [The Flute Concert of Sans-Souci] (1930, Gustav Ucicky) - 4/10
36. Éternel conflit [Eternal Conflict] (1948, Georges Lampin) - 4/10
37. Haceldama ou Le prix du sang (1919, Julien Duvivier) - 4/10
38. Le ultime avventure di Galaor [The Last Adventures of Galaor] (1921, Mario Restivo) 4/10
39. L'autre aile (1923, Henri Andréani) - 5/10
40. L'homme de Londres [The London Man] (1943, Henri Decoin) - 6/10
41. Krupnaja neprijatnost' [Serious Trouble] (1930, Aleksei Popov) - 4/10
42. Leiba zibal (1930, Ion Niculescu-Bruna & Alexandru Stefanescu) - 4/10
43. El retorno [The Return] (1930, Albert-Francis Bertoni) - 3/10
44. Die Somme: Das Grab der Millionen [The Somme] (1930, Heinz Paul) - 5/10
45. Ingagi (1930, William Campbell) - 3/10
46. The Sea Beast (2022, Chris Williams) 6/10
47. Mamba (1930, Albert S. Rogell) - 5/10
48. Those Who Dance (1930, William Beaudine) - 3/10
49. The Fighting Legion (1930, Harry Joe Brown) - 4/10
50. Lian ai yu yi wu [Love and Duty] (1931, Wancang Bu) - 6/10
51. Young Eagles (1934, Edward Laurier, Vin Moore & Spencer Gordon Bennet) - 4/10
52. Showgirl's Luck (1931, Norman Dawn) - 3/10
53. Mark of the Spur (1932, J.P. McGowan) - 2/10
54. The Billion Dollar Scandal (1933, Harry Joe Brown) - 5/10
55. Watashi no niisan [My Big Brother] (1934, Yasujirô Shimazu) - 4/10
56. Sweet Surrender (1935, Monte Brice) - 3/10
57. Western Courage (1935, Spencer Gordon Bennet) - 3/10
58. Ride 'Em Cowboy (1936, Lesley Selander) - 3/10
59. The Unknown Ranger (1936, Spencer Gordon Bennet) - 2/10
60. Rio Grande Ranger (1936, Spencer Gordon Bennet) - 3/10
61. The Boss Rider of Gun Creek (1936, Lesley Selander) - 3/10
62. Ranger Courage (1937, Spencer Gordon Bennet) - 3/10
63. The Rangers Step In (1937, Spencer Gordon Bennet) - 2/10
64. Sudden Bill Dorn (1937, Ray Taylor) - 4/10
65. Black Bandit (1938, George Waggner) - 4/10
66. Ghost Town Riders (1938, George Waggner) - 3/10
67. Gun Packer (1938, Wallace Fox) - 3/10
68. The Jones Family in Hollywood (1939, Malcolm St. Clair) - 5/10
69. The Fighting Gringo (1939, David Howard) - 4/10
70. Knights of the Range (1940, Lesley Selander) - 4/10
71. Land of the Six Guns (1940, Raymond K. Johnson) - 3/10
72. Riders of Pasco Basin (1940, Ray Taylor) - 4/10
73. Wakai hito [Young People] (1937, Shirô Toyoda) - 4/10
74. Tekiki kûshû [Enemy Bombing Raid] (1943, Hiromasa Nomura, Minoru Shibuya & Misao Yoshimura) - 4/10
75. Bôrô no kesshitai [The Suicide Troops of the Watchtower] (1943, Tadashi Imai) - 3/10
76. Saddlemates (1941, Lester Orlebeck) - 4/10
77. Gangs of Sonora (1941, John English) - 4/10
78. Gauchos of El Dorado (1941, Lester Orlebeck) - 4/10
79. Law of the Range (1941, Ray Taylor) - 3/10
80. King of the Stallions (1942, Edward Finney) - 3/10
81. Border Buckaroos (1943, Oliver Drake) - 3/10
82. Bordertown Trail (1944, Lesley Selander) - 4/10
83. Code of the Prairie (1944, Spencer Gordon Bennet) - 4/10
84. Hidden Valley Outlaws (1944, Howard Bretherton) - 5/10
85. Outlaw Roundup (1944, Harry L. Fraser) - 2/10
86. Vigilantes of Dodge City (1944, Wallace Grissell) - 4/10
87. Krestyane [Peasants] (1935, Fridrikh Ermler) - 6/10
88. Rough Riders of Cheyenne (1945, Thomas Carr) - 5/10
89. The Cherokee Flash (1945, Thomas Carr) - 3/10
90. The Cisco Kid Returns (1945, John P. McCarthy) - 4/10
91. South of the Rio Grande (1945, Lambert Hillyer) - 4/10
92. Cowboy Blues (1946, Ray Nazarro) - 5/10
93. Singing on the Trail (1946, Ray Nazarro) - 3/10
94. Lone Star Moonlight (1946, Ray Nazarro) - 4/10
95. North of the Border (1946, B. Reeves Eason) - 3/10
96. Red River Renegades (1946, Thomas Carr) - 4/10
97. Rio Grande Raiders (1946, Thomas Carr) - 5/10
98. Throw a Saddle on a Star (1946, Ray Nazarro) - 4/10
99. The Fabulous Texan (1947, Edward Ludwig) - 5/10
100. Over the Santa Fe Trail (1947, Ray Nazarro) - 4/10
101. Thunder Mountain (1947, Lew Landers) - 4/10
102. Fighting Mustang (1948, Oliver Drake) - 3/10
103. Rio Grande (1949, Norman Sheldon) - 2/10
104. Gun Runner (1949, Lambert Hillyer) - 3/10
105. Roaring Westward (1949, Oliver Drake) - 3/10
106. West of El Dorado (1949, Ray Taylor) - 4/10
107. Cherokee Uprising (1950, Lewis D. Collins) - 3/10
108. Redwood Forest Trail (1950, Philip Ford) - 4/10
109. Under Mexicali Stars (1950, George Blair) - 3/10
110. The Magnificent Brute (1936, John G. Blystone) - 4/10
111. Three Is a Family (1944, Edward Ludwig) - 3/10
112. Bunco Squad (1950, Herbert I. Leeds) - 4/10
113. Right Cross (1950, John Sturges) - 6/10
114. Kim (1950, Victor Saville) - 5/10
115. Bright Leaf (1950, Michael Curtiz) - 7/10
116. Abbott and Costello in the Foreign Legion (1950, Charles Lamont) - 7/10
117. Let's Dance (1950, Norman Z. McLeod) - 6/10
118. Madeleine (1950, David Lean) - 5/10
119. Paid in Full (1950, William Dieterle) - 5/10
120. Mr. Music (1950, Richard Haydn) - 5/10
121. Riding High (1950, Frank Capra) - 5/10
122. American Guerrilla in the Philippines (1950, Fritz Lang) - 4/10
123. Hall of Montezuma (1951, Lewis Milestone) - 5/10
124. Haha to ko [Mother and Child] (1938, Minoru Shibuya) - 3/10
125. Summer Stock (1950, Charles Walters) - 7/10
126. September Affair (1950, William Dieterle) - 6/10
127. Breakthrough (1950, Lewis Seiler) - 6/10
128. Champagne for Caesar (1950, Richard Whorf) - 7/10
129. One Too Many (1950, Erle C. Kenton) - 3/10
130. State Secret (1950, Sidney Gilliat) - 6/10
131. So Young, So Bad (1950, Bernard Vorhaus & Edgar G. Ulmer) - 4/10
132. My Daughter Joy (1950, Gregory Ratoff) - 5/10
133. Key to the City (1950, George Sidney) - 6/10
134. Chain Lightning (1950, Stuart Heisler) - 5/10
135. Nancy Goes to Rio (1950, Robert Z. Leonard) - 6/10
136. Get That Venus (1933, Arthur Varney) - 5/10
137. Golden Salamander (1950, Ronald Neame) - 6/10
138. Seven Days to Noon (1950, John Boulting & Roy Boulting) - 6/10
139. Harriet Craig (1950, Vincent Sherman) - 7/10
140. Morning Departure (1950, Roy Ward Baker) - 6/10
141. Crisis (1950, Richard Brooks) - 6/10
142. Over the Garden Wall (1950, John E. Blakeley) - 4/10
143. Our Very Own (1950, David Miller) - 5/10
144. Duchess of Idaho (1950, Robert Z. Leonard) - 4/10
145. Francis (1950, Arthur Lubin) - 5/10
146. Black Diamonds (1932, Charles Hanmer) - 4/10
147. This Reckless Age (1932, Frank Tuttle) - 4/10
148. Fury of the Jungle (1933, Roy William Neill) - 4/10
149. Pirate Treasure (1934, Ray Taylor) - 5/10
150. The Green Pack (1934, T. Hayes Hunter) - 3/10
151. Badge of Honor (1934, Spencer Gordon Bennet) - 2/10
152. The Last Wilderness (1935, Jerry Fairbanks Productions) - 3/10
153. Once in a Blue Moon (1935, Ben Hecht & Charles MacArthur) - 5/10
154. I Cover Chinatown (1936, Norman Foster) - 3/10
155. Southern Roses (1936, Frederic Zelnik) - 4/10
156. Xinjiu Shanghai [Old and New Shanghai] (1936, Bugao Cheng) - 4/10
157. Young Man with a Horn (1950, Michael Curtiz) - 7/10
158. The West Point Story (1950, Roy Del Ruth) - 5/10
159. Treasure Island (1950, Byron Haskin) - 7/10
160. The Miniver Story (1950, H.C. Potter & Victor Saville) - 6/10
161. Your Witness (1950, Robert Montgomery) - 6/10
162. Three Came Home (1950, Jean Negulesco) - 5/10
163. The Angel with the Trumpet (1950, Anthony Bushell) - 3/10
164. The Wooden Horse (1950, Jack Lee & Ian Dalrymple) - 4/10
165. The White Tower (1950, Ted Tetzlaff) - 6/10
166. Tea For Two (1950, David Butler) - 6/10
167. They Were Not Divided (1950, Terence Young) - 5/10
168. The Toast of New Orleans (1950, Norman Taurog) - 5/10
169. The Mudlark (1950, Jean Negulesco) - 6/10
170. Three Secrets (1950, Robert Wise) - 7/10
171. Woman in Hiding (1950, Michael Gordon) - 7/10
172. Two Weeks with Love (1950, Roy Rowland) - 5/10
173. Pretty Baby (1950, Bretaigne Windust) - 6/10
174. My Blue Heaven (1950, Henry Koster) - 6/10
175. Tripoli (1950, Will Price) - 4/10
176. Trio (1950, Ken Annakin & Harold French) - 6/10
177. The Great Jewel Robber (1950, Peter Godfrey) - 5/10
178. To Please a Lady (1950, Clarence Brown) - 5/10
179. My Friend Irma Goes West (1950, Hal Walker) - 4/10
180. Babul [Father's House] (1950, S.U. Sunny) - 5/10
181. Taqdeer [Destiny] (1943, Mehboob Khan) - 4/10
182. Nirala (1950, Devendra Mukherjee) - 3/10
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17. The Stranger Came Home (1954)

AKA The Unholy Four

Not-very-noirish Brit noir

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1. Der Schatz im Silbersee (1962)
2. Wyoming Outlaw (1939)
3. The Cheerleaders (1973)
4. Escape from the Planet of the Apes (1971)
5. The Fargo Kid (1940)
6. Evil Under the Sun (1982)
7. Miracle Mile (1988)
8. Xian shen (1984)
9. Pony Express (1953)
10. Conquest of the Planet of the Apes (1972)
11. Le professionnel (1981)
12. Giant of Marathon (1959)
13. Dead End Drive-In (1986)
14. Man at the Carlton Tower (1961)
15. I'll Be Seeing You (1944)
16. La llamada del vampiro (1972)
17. The Stranger Came Home (1954)
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50) Wrong (2012, Quentin Dupieux) - 4.5/5
51) The Teacher from Vigevano (1963, Elio Petri) - 3.5/5
52) Summer of ‘42 (1971, Robert Mulligan) - 4.5/5
53) Mrs. Harris Goes to Paris (2022, Anthony Fabian) - 4/5
54) Fire of Love (2022, Sara Dosa) - 4.5/5 (rewatch)
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01) Way Out Ahead of Us (2022, Rob Rice) - 4/5
02) Keep It for Yourself (1991, Claire Denis) - 4/5
03) The Severing (2022, Mark Pellington) - 1.5/5
04) Hollywood Ending (2002, Woody Allen) - 4/5
05) Ingrid Goes West (2017, Matt Spicer) - 4/5

06) Totally Fucked Up (1993, Gregg Araki) - 4/5 (rewatch)
07) Images of Liberation (1982, Lars Von Trier) - 2.5/5
08) Huesera (2022, Michelle Garza Cervera) - 3.5/5
09) Official Competition (2021, Mariano Cohn & Gaston Duprat) - 4/5
10) Will-o’-the-Wisp (2022, Joao Pedro Rodrigues) - 3.5/5

11) Tiu (2022, Dean DeBlois) - 3.5/5
12) If You Knew (2021, Nicolai G. H. Johansen) - 3/5
13) A Bagful of Fleas (1962, Vera Chytilova) - 4.5/5
14) Dying of the Light (2014, Paul Schrader) - 3/5
15) The Black Phone (2021, Scott Derrickson) - 4.5/5

16) Mount Fuji Seen from a Moving Train (2021, Pierre Hebert) - 2.5/5
17) This Much I Know to Be True (2022, Andrew Dominik) - 3.5/5
18) Quantum Cowboys (2022, Geoff Marslett)
19) The Rain People (1969, Francis Ford Coppola) - 4.5/5
20) ODDSAC (2010, Danny Perez) - 4.5/5

21) The Visitor (2021, Martin Boulocq) - 3.5/5
22) The Boss of It All (2006, Lars Von Trier) - 3.5/5
23) Blinded by the Light (2019, Gurinder Chadha) - 4/5
24) Love at War (2022, Maxime Desruisseaux)
25) The Haunting of the Murder House (2022, Brendan Rudnicki)

26) Where Is My Daughter? (2021, Gaston Yvorra)
27) Thor: Love and Thunder (2022, Taika Waititi) - 3.5/5
28) Bella (2022, Bridget Murnane)
29) Flux Gourmet (2022, Peter Strickland) - 4.5/5
30) The Holy Man (1965, Satyajit Ray) - 4/5

31) Kaboom (2010, Gregg Araki) - 4/5
32) Dark (2017, Paul Schrader) - 4/5
33) Both Sides of the Blade (2022, Claire Denis) - 4/5
34) Chronic (2015, Michel Franco) - 3/5
35) The Cow Who Sang a Song Into the Future (2022, Francisca Alegria) - 4/5 (rewatch)

36) Carajita (2021, Silvina Schnicer & Ulises Porra) - 3.5/5
37) Floating (2004, Huang Weikai) - 4/5
38) Life (2022, Marcel C. Walker)
39) Provo (2022, Emma Thatcher) - 4/5
40) 20,000 Days on Earth (2014, Iain Forsyth & Jane Pollard) - 4.5/5

41) Cherry (2021, Anthony Russo & Joe Russo) - 1/5
42) The Doom Generation (1995, Gregg Araki) - 5/5
43) White Bird in a Blizzard (2014, Gregg Araki) - 3.5/5
44) Three Bewildered People in the Night (1987, Gregg Araki) - 3/5
45) Splendor (1999, Gregg Araki) - 1.5/5

46) Nope (2022, Jordan Peele) - 5/5
47) The Integrity of Joseph Chambers (2022, Robert Machoian) - 3.5/5
48) Marcel the Shell with Shoes On (2021, Dean Fleischer-Camp) - 4.5/5
49) The Metamorphosis of Birds (2020, Catarina Vasconcelos) - 4.5/5
50) Wrong (2012, Quentin Dupieux) - 4.5/5

51) The Teacher from Vigevano (1963, Elio Petri) - 3.5/5
52) Summer of ‘42 (1971, Robert Mulligan) - 4.5/5
53) Mrs. Harris Goes to Paris (2022, Anthony Fabian) - 4/5
54) Fire of Love (2022, Sara Dosa) - 4.5/5 (rewatch)
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PUNQ wrote: July 31st, 2022, 10:17 pm 172. Two Weeks with Love (1950, Roy Rowland) - 5/10
--- Superficially adorable thanks to potato sack Jane Powell.
I'm unfamiliar with that term. Is this the meaning you're using here?
PUNQ wrote: July 31st, 2022, 10:17 pm 176. Trio (1950, Ken Annakin & Harold French) - 6/10
Trio (1950) is not as good as Quartet (1948), but it's a good companion.
Would you say it's about 75% as good?
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31. Phoenix the Warrior-1988: 7/10
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1. Northern Pursuit-1943: 8/10
2. You Said a Mouthful-1932: 6/10
3. The Spoilers-1942: 6/10
4. Massage Parlor Murders-1973: 3/10
5. 9 Bullets-2022: 2/10
6. The Blackwell Ghost-2017: 8/10
7. Laserblast-1978: 6/10
8. Steel and Lace-1990: 7/10
9. 211-2018: 7/10
10. Willard-2003: 10/10
11. Little Monsters-1989: 8/10
12. The Accidental Spy-2001: 6/10
13. Johnny Mnemonic-1995: 7/10
14. The Wiz-1978: 7/10
15. Born to Dance-1936: 6/10
16. Little Nicky-2000: 8/10
17. Braven-2018: 8/10
18. 21 Bridges-2019: 8/10
19. Aileen Wuornos: American Boogeywoman-2021: 4/10
20. Maisie Was a Lady-1941: 7/10
21. Anne of Green Gables-1934: 8/10
22. The Case of the Black Cat-1936: 7/10
23. Bust Out-1973: 2/10
24. The Black Phone-2021: 10/10
25. The Knight of Knights-1966: 7/10
26. Little Giants-1994: 8/10
27. Club Dread-2004: 9/10
28. Say It Isn't So-2001: 8/10
29. Rob Roy-1995: 8/10
30. Just Friends-2004: 8/10
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18. Godzilla, Mothra and King Ghidorah: Giant Monsters All-Out Attack (2001)

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1. Der Schatz im Silbersee (1962)
2. Wyoming Outlaw (1939)
3. The Cheerleaders (1973)
4. Escape from the Planet of the Apes (1971)
5. The Fargo Kid (1940)
6. Evil Under the Sun (1982)
7. Miracle Mile (1988)
8. Xian shen (1984)
9. Pony Express (1953)
10. Conquest of the Planet of the Apes (1972)
11. Le professionnel (1981)
12. Giant of Marathon (1959)
13. Dead End Drive-In (1986)
14. Man at the Carlton Tower (1961)
15. I'll Be Seeing You (1944)
16. La llamada del vampiro (1972)
17. The Stranger Came Home (1954)
18. Godzilla, Mothra and King Ghidorah: Giant Monsters All-Out Attack (2001)
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138 - The Molly Maguires (1970) - 7.5/10 - The Molly Maguires were an Irish-American group who worked for improved labor conditions in the 19th Century. This story takes place in 1876 Pennsylvania at a coal mine. Sean Connery is one of the leaders of the group and Richard Harris is a detective who infiltrates the organization. The film is a bit slow at times, but has good music, acting, and cinematography.

139 - The Brink's Job (1978) - 7/10 - In 1950, a group of low level criminals robbed the Brink's warehouse in Boston and got away with around $3 million. Things went pretty smoothly, though the FBI complicated things when they got involved. This is a decent heist film with comedic elements. Peter Falk and Peter Boyle had big roles in this ensemble cast.

140 - Three Little Words (1950) - 7.5/10 - Fred Astaire and Red Skelton star as the songwriting team of Bert Kalmar and Harry Ruby in this biopic. Vera-Ellen co-stars as Kalmar's dance partner (and later wife) Jessie. Astaire and Skelton have pretty good chemistry and make a convincing team. The songs and humor are good and I thought the film was pleasant.

That's it for me. I was able to trim my list of Academy Award nominees to watch down to 77 films (not counting ones that are lost or locked away in archives). Since all of the ones that are left have fewer than 200 checks, I plan to watch most or all of them during the August <400 Check Challenge. I'm going to take a short break first to catch up on some tv shows and reading plus I'll probably watch a few movies for the One Film from Each ICM List Challenge, though not with anything like the drive I had last year for that challenge.

Thanks for hosting, Lammetje and congrats to PUNQ for the well earned victory.
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1 - The Captain's Paradise (1953) - 6.5/10
2 - Defiance (2008) - 7/10
3 - The Duchess (2008) - 7/10
4 - A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (1966) - 6/10
5 - Anna Karenina (2012) - 6/10
6 - Here Comes the Groom (1951) - 6.5/10
7 - The Solid Gold Cadillac (1956) - 7.5/10
8 - State Fair (1945) - 7.5/10
9 - You Light Up My LIfe (1977) - 6.5/10
10 - The Great Gatsby (1974) - 5/10
11 - The Hindenburg (1975) - 7/10
12 - Plymouth Adventure (1952) - 7/10
13 - A Hole in the Head (1959) - 8/10
14 - A Mighty Wind (2003) - 8/10
15 - Hitchcock (2012) - 6.5/10
16 - Unstoppable (2010) - 8/10
17 - Jesus Christ Superstar (1973) - 6/10
18 - The Good German (2006) - 5/10
19 - Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom (2013) - 7/10
20 - What's New Pussycat? (1965) - 6/10
21 - Bad Grandpa (2013) - 2/10
22 - Hail, Caesar! (2016) - 6/10
23 - Army Girl (1938) - 7/10
24 - 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi (2016) - 7.5/10
25 - Hit Parade of 1941 (1940) - 6/10
26 - Hit Parade of 1943 (1943) - 7.5/10
27 - Wings Over Honolulu (1937) - 5/10
28 - Every Day's a Holiday (1937) - 6/10
29 - Mother is a Freshman (1949) - 6.5/10
30 - Tropic Holiday (1938) - 7/10
31 - The Invisible Woman (2013) - 6/10
32 - Up in Mabel's Room (1944) - 7.5/10
33 - The Gay Deception (1935) - 7.5/10
34 - Girl with a Pearl Earring (2003) - 8/10
35 - The Magnificent Brute (1936) - 6.5/10
36 - Three is a Family (1944) - 7/10
37 - A Very Long Engagement (2004) - 8.5/10
38 - Crazylegs (1953) - 6/10
39 - Tobruk (1967) - 7/10
40 - The Lively Set (1964) - 7.5/10
41 - A Gathering of Eagles (1963) - 7/10
42 - Secret Command (1944) - 7.5/10
43 - Thor: Love and Thunder (2022) - 8/10
44 - Going Places (1938) - 7.5/10
45 - Happy New Year (1987) - 6.5/10
46 - I'll Get By (1950) - 6.5/10
47 - Pepe (1960) - 6.5/10
48 - The Navy Comes Through (1942) - 7/10
49 - The Time Machine (2002) - 7/10
50 - The Affair of the Necklace (2001) - 6/10
51 - Knickerbocker Holiday (1944) - 5/10
52 - The Formula (1980) - 6/10
53 - Deep Waters (1948) - 7.5/10
54 - Half a House (1975) - 3/10
55 - Heart Like a Wheel (1983) - 6/10
56 - That's Life (1986) - 5/10
57 - The Balcony (1963) - 5/10
58 - Yes, Giorgio (1982) - 5/10
59 - When Time Ran Out... (1980) - 6/10
60 - A Chorus Line (1985) - 7/10
61 - There's No Business Like Show Business (1954) - 7/10
62 - Hitting a New High (1937) - 6.5/10
63 - Jane Eyre (2011) - 8/10
64 - Beaches (1988) - 7.5/10
65 - Second Fiddle (1939) - 7/10
66 - She Loves Me Not (1934) - 6.5/10
67 - The Mayor of 44th Street (1942) - 7/10
68 - The 100 Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared (2013) - 8.5/10
69 - Appointment for Love (1941) - 5/10
70 - Artists & Models (1937) - 7/10
71 - His Butler's Sister (1943) - 7/10
72 - Ice-Capades (1941) - 5.5/10
73 - Lady, Let's Dance (1944) - 5/10
74 - Riding High (1943) - 5/10
75 - Spring Parade (1940) - 7.5/10
76 - Sunbonnet Sue (1945) - 7/10
77 - Tammy and the Bachelor (1957) - 8/10
78 - Thanks a Million (1935) - 7/10
79 - A Cage of Nightingales (1945) - 7.5/10
80 - Birds Do It, Bees Do It (1974) - 6/10
81 - Brazil (1944) - 6.5/10
82 - Higher and Higher (1943) - 6/10
83 - Las Vegas Nights (1941) - 6.5/10
84 - Sing, Baby, Sing (1936) - 5/10
85 - Sis Hopkins (1941) - 7/10
86 - Something to Shout About (1943) - 6.5/10
87 - The Sky's the Limit (1943) - 7.5/10
88 - The House of the Seven Gables (1940) - 7.5/10
89 - The Men in Her Life (1941) - 4/10
90 - This Love of Ours (1945) - 6/10
91 - A Yank in the R.A.F. (1941) - 7/10
92 - Whiffs (1975) - 4/10
93 - Earl Carroll Vanities (1945) - 6.5/10
94 - Edison, the Man (1940) - 7/10
95 - The Merry Monahans (1944) - 6.5/10
96 - Beneath the 12-Mile Reef (1953) - 7/10
97 - The Great Victor Herbert (1939) - 6/10
98 - Love Me Forever (1935) - 5/10
99 - The Europeans (1979) - 7.5/10
100 - Flying Tigers (1942) - 7/10
101 - The Frogmen (1951) - 7.5/10
102 - The Pickwick Papers (1952) - 7/10
103 - The Singing Nun (1966) - 7/10
104 - The West Point Story (1950) - 7/10
105 - What a Way to Go! (1964) - 8/10
106 - Corvette K-225 (1943) - 7/10
107 - Friendly Enemies (1942) - 6/10
108 - Hers to Hold (1943) - 7/10
109 - Louisiana Purchase (1941) - 5.5/10
110 - Bless the Beasts & Children (1971) - 7.5/10
111 - A Man Called Peter (1955) - 7/10
112 - Paris Underground (1945) - 8/10
113 - The Princess and the Pirate (1944) - 7/10
114 - Road to Rio (1947) - 6.5/10
115 - Song of the Open Road (1944) - 6.5/10
116 - Billy Rose's Jumbo (1962) - 7/10
117 - Morituri (1965) - 7.5/10
118 - The Dolly Sisters (1945) - 6.5/10
119 - Night and Day (1946) - 7/10
120 - The Snows of Kilimanjaro (1952) - 5.5/10
121 - The President's Lady (1953) - 7.5/10
122 - Two-Minute Warning (1976) - 6/10
123 - A Thousand and One Nights (1945) - 6.5/10
124 - Banning (1967) - 6/10
125 - The Emperor Waltz (1948) - 6.5/10
126 - Hans Christian Andersen (1952) - 7.5/10
127 - Man of La Mancha (1972) - 7/10
128 - Roberta (1935) - 7/10
129 - The Virgin Queen (1955) - 6.5/10
130 - The Last Tycoon (1976) - 5.5/10
131 - The Wind and the Lion (1975) - 7/10
132 - Babes on Broadway (1941) - 7/10
133 - Blaze (1989) - 7/10
134 - Ice Castles (1978) - 7.5/10
135 - Northwest Passage (1940) - 8/10
136 - Madame Bovary (1949) - 6.5/10
137 - In Harm's Way (1965) - 8.5/10
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36. Clearcut (1991)
Comments in the Canadian challenge.

37. The Sunset Limited (2011)
This entire movie is an existential conversation between two men. It follows the dramatic unities, taking place in one location in real time. And while I’m normally highly amenable to existential discussions, I found this one a bit florid and stagy. It’s not quite to my taste.

38. Uncommon Valor (1983)
Gosh, how many of these Vietnam MIA movies were made in the 80s? They’re all a product of the stab-in-the-back myth, a way to transmute genuine grief into reactionary politics. Other than the comedy of shoddy filmmaking, there’s nothing redemptive or worthwhile in these movies. They’re all odious. I’d love to see just one major studio production about actual MIA work, the painstaking research and fieldwork that goes into recovering some forgotten bones buried in an anonymous hillside. Incidentally, besides the rotten ideology, this movie is also very poorly made with bad acting and an awful script.

39. Lies My Father Told Me (1975)
Comments in the Canadian challenge. Added to my list for the unofficial poll.
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01. Los sobrevivientes a.k.a. The Survivors -- Gutiérrez Alea, 1979 -- 6.5/10
02. Birth of the Blues -- Schertzinger, 1941 -- 4.5/10
03. L'attentat a.k.a. The Assassination -- Boisset, 1972 -- 6.5/10
04. Too Many Cooks -- Seiter, 1931 -- 4.5/10
05. Zabicie ciotki a.k.a. Killing Auntie -- Królikiewicz, 1985 -- 6.5/10
06. Levity -- Solomon, 2003 -- 2/10
07. The Iceman Cometh -- Frankenheimer, 1973 -- 7.5/10
08. Shin kanashiki hittoman a.k.a. Another Lonely Hitman -- Mochizuki, 1995 -- 6/10
09. A toca do lobo a.k.a. The Wolf's Lair -- Mourao, 2015 -- 7/10
10. Le cave se rebiffe a.k.a. The Counterfeiters of Paris -- Grangier, 1961 -- 7.5/10
11. Kansas Raiders -- Enright, 1950 -- 6/10
12. Dance, Fools, Dance -- Beaumont, 1931 -- 6/10
13. Easy to Love -- Keighley, 1934 -- 6/10
14. Thérèse Desqueyroux -- Franju, 1962 -- 7.5/10
15. Tovarich -- Litvak, 1937 -- 6/10
16. Which Way Home -- Cammisa, 2009 -- 8/10
17. Satoyama: Japan's Secret Water Garden -- Mizunuma, 2004 -- 7/10
18. Streets of New York a.k.a. The Abe Lincoln of Ninth Avenue -- Nigh, 1939 -- 4/10
19. La vendetta di Ercole a.k.a. Goliath and the Dragon -- Cottafavi, 1960 -- 4/10
20. Shika No Ou a.k.a. The Deer King -- Ando & Miyaji, 2021 -- 5.5/10
21. Bei kao bei, lian dui lian a.k.a. Back to Back, Face to Face -- Huang & Yang, 1994 -- 8/10
22. Viva Cuba -- Malberti Cabrera & Cremata Malberti, 2005 -- 2.5/10
23. The Velvet Vampire -- Rothman, 1971 -- 6/10
24. Dr. Monica -- Dieterle, 1934 -- 4/10
25. The Family Secret -- Levin, 1951 -- 4.5/10
26. Stage Struck -- Nigh, 1948 -- 3/10
27. The McKenzie Break -- Johnson, 1970 -- 6/10
28. Mrs. Harris Goes to Paris -- Fabian, 2022 -- 7.5/10
29. Suburra -- Sollima, 2015 -- 7/10
30. Chato's Land -- Winner, 1972 -- 5.5/10
31. Mountain -- Peedom, 2017 -- 7/10
32. Pari -- Mehrjui, 1995 -- 6/10
33. Il figlio di Spartacus a.k.a. The Slave -- Corbucci, 1962 -- 5/10
34. Night Terror -- Swackhamer, 1977 -- 5/10
35. Un condé a.k.a. The Cop a.k.a. Blood on My Hands -- Boisset, 1970 -- 7/10
36. Chi si ferma è perduto a.k.a. He Who Hesitates Is Lost -- Corbucci, 1960 -- 6/10
37. Vares - yksityisetsivä a.k.a. Vares: Private Eye -- Makela, 2004 -- 6/10
38. Sticenik a.k.a. Ward -- Kadijevic, 1973 -- 7/10
39. The Cardboard Lover -- Leonard, 1928 -- 6/10
40. Brother Rat and a Baby -- Enright, 1940 -- 5/10
41. Passing Stranger -- Arnold, 1954 -- 6/10
42. Land of Look Behind -- Greenberg, 1982 -- 7/10
43. La tare a.k.a. The Defect -- Feuillade, 1911 -- 6/10
44. Marcel the Shell with Shoes On -- Fleischer-Camp, 2021 -- 8/10
45. Voruntersuchung a.k.a. Inquest -- Siodmak, 1931 -- 7/10
46. Juvenile Jungle -- Witney, 1958 -- 6/10
47. The Woman Suffers -- Longford, 1918 -- 6/10
48. The President's Analyst -- Flicker, 1967 -- 6/10
49. Whirlpool -- Larraz, 1970 -- 4/10
50. Great Guy -- Blystone, 1936 -- 5.5/10
51. Signé: Arsène Lupin -- Robert, 1959 -- 7/10
52. 002 operazione Luna a.k.a. 002 Operation Moon -- Fulci, 1965 -- 3/10
53. Mindwarp -- Barnett, 1991 -- 4/10
54. Into Eternity: A Film for the Future -- Madsen, 2010 -- 7/10
55. The Outside Chance of Maximilian Glick -- Goldstein, 1988 -- 6/10
56. Devil in the Flesh -- Cohen, 1998 -- 4/10
57. Mort d'un pourri a.k.a. Death of a Corrupt Man -- Lautner, 1977 -- 6.5/10
58. Burglar -- Wilson, 1987 -- 4.5/10

This film does not work well at all, but I give it a couple of bonus points because even though Whoopi Goldberg is not great in it, it's a star role that is pretty darn untraditional for a black woman in 1987. (I think Bruce Willis was originally set to star before she took over -- that would have been MUCH more conventional.) Based on one of Lawrence Block's "Burglar" novel series, which I suspect are substantially better than this film.

59. The Man from Monterey -- Wright, 1933 -- 4/10

John Wayne vehicle. A lot of pretty ridiculous plot points and a lot of VERY stiff, stilted acting from the supporting cast.

60. Timber Stampede -- Howard, 1939 -- 5/10

George O'Brien is up against dishonest timber barons pretending to represent the railroad. Mediocre, but some of the tricks the bad guys pull to get land are clever.

61. River's End -- Enright, 1940 -- 5/10

Dennis Morgan has a dual role in a remake of an earlier Michael Curtiz-helmed film. Morgan is both a wrongly-accused bad guy and the Canadian Mountie chasing him; it's somewhat problematic that the best part of the film is Morgan singing a snatch of "Annie Laurie" -- he's supposed to do a lot more here.

62. The Satan Bug -- J. Sturges, 1965 -- 5/10

Biochemical weapon thriller. Kind of a snoozefest.

That's all for me this month -- thank you for hosting, Lammetje!
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burneyfan wrote: August 1st, 2022, 3:56 am 59. The Man from Monterey -- Wright, 1993 -- 4/10

John Wayne vehicle. A lot of pretty ridiculous plot points and a lot of VERY stiff, stilted acting from the supporting cast.
Yeah, but he was dead at that point, so I don't think we can blame Wayne for acting like a stiff. :D
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19. Anno Uno, by Roberto Rossellini (1974) 6/10

A political biopic, quite interesting and well-directed, even if probably too didactic...

20. Disutorakushon beibîzu / Destruction Babies, by Tetsuya Mariko (2016) 8,5/10

A great film, quite violent and rebellious, but well-directed and thought-provoking...

21. Sundown, by Michel Franco (2021) 7/10

Slow-paced and puzzling, but overall interesting and I enjoyed the cinematography.

22. As Bestas, by Rodrigo Sorogoyen (2022) 9/10

Sorogoyen is one of the best directors of the moment, his thrillers are rich, deep, and very intense. I'm looking forward to his next film...

And that's my final contribution to this challenge, thanks a lot for hosting !
this isn't official, but... (18)
01. Albatros, by Xavier Beauvois (2021) 7/10
02. The Outfit, by Graham Moore (2022) 7/10
03. Retro Puppet Master, by David DeCoteau (1999) 4/10
04. The Sea Beast, by Chris Williams (2022) 7/10
05. Elvis, by Baz Luhrmann (2022) 8/10
06. La révélation, by Alain Lavalle (1973) 5,5/10
07. Miss Pïnkerton, de Lloyd Bacon (1932) 5,5/10
08. After Yang, de Kogonada (2021) 5/10
09. Peter von Kant, de François Ozon (2022) 7/10
10. Ham on Rye, de Tyler Taormina (2019) 6,5/10
11. Meat, by Frederick Wiseman (1976) 7/10
12. Heojil kyolshim, by Park Chan-Wook (2022) 6/10
13. La nuit du 12, by Dominik Moll (2022) 8/10
14. Holy Spider, by Ali Abbasi (2022) 8/10
15. Bôkô Kirisaki Jakku, by Yasuharu Hasebe (1976) 8,5/10
16. The Wolf Hour, by Alistair Banks Griffin (2019) 6,5/10
17. Les intranquilles, by Joachim Lafosse (2021) 7,5/10
18. Venom, by Piers Haggard (1981) 7,5/10
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cinephage wrote: August 1st, 2022, 6:53 am 22. As Bestas, by Rodrigo Sorogoyen (2022) 9/10

Sorogoyen is one of the best directors of the moment, his thrillers are rich, deep, and very intense. I'm looking forward to his next film...
I absolutely loved Sorogoyen's earlier film May God Save Us (2016). It was, indeed, a very intense thriller. So I'm definitely looking forward to this new film and I also need to watch The Candidate (2018).
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36. Ambulance (Michael Bay, 2022) 5/10

Michael Bay does his usual Bayhem with little story and plenty of technically impressive visuals. Fun for a one time ride, but ultimately forgettable even among Bay's oeuvre.

That's it for me. Thank you for hosting, Lammetje!
Unofficial Movies
1. The Tracker (John Guillermin, 1988) 5/10
2. Follow Me (Carol Reed, 1972) 7/10
3. Brewster's Millions (Walter Hill, 1985) 6/10 rewatch
4. A Distant Trumpet (Raoul Walsh, 1964) 5/10
5. The Man in the Moon (Robert Mulligan, 1991) 8/10
6. ...All the Marbles (Robert Aldrich, 1981) 9/10
7. Revenge of the Nerds (Jeff Kanew, 1984) 5/10 rewatch
8. Diary of a Mad Housewife (Frank Perry, 1970) 7/10
9. A Dandy in Aspic (Anthony Mann, 1968) 6/10
10. Feast of Love (Robert Benton, 2007) 5/10
11. QT8: The First Eight (Tara Wood, 2019) 8/10
12. See No Evil, Hear No Evil (Arthur Hiller, 1989) 4/10 rewatch
13. Same Time, Next Year (Robert Mulligan, 1978) 8/10
14. Welcome Home (Franklin J. Schaffner, 1989) 4/10
15. Five Days One Summer (Fred Zinnemann, 1982) 6/10
16. The Jigsaw Man (Terence Young, 1983) 2/10
17. Revenge of the Nerds II: Nerds in Paradise (Joe Roth, 1987) 3/10 rewatch
18. The Runner Stumbles (Stanley Kramer, 1979) 8/10
19. Windfall (Charlie McDowell, 2022) 5/10
20. White Elephant (Jesse V. Johnson, 2022) 3/10
21. Last Seen Alive (Brian Goodman, 2022) 4/10
22. Iceman (Fred Schepisi, 1984) 6/10
23. Dinner for Schmucks (Jay Roach, 2010) 3/10
24. First Knight (Jerry Zucker, 1995) 7/10
25. Heartbreakers (David Mirkin, 2001) 6/10 rewatch
26. Kimi (Steven Soderbergh, 2022) 8/10
27. Autumn in New York (Joan Chen, 2000) 6/10
28. Moonfall (Roland Emmerich, 2022) 2/10
29. Senior Year (Alex Hardcastle, 2022) 5/10
30. All the Old Knives (Janus Metz, 2022) 4/10
31. Lock Up (John Flynn, 1989) 5/10 rewatch
32. Hustle (Jeremiah Zagar, 2022) 6/10
33. The Gray Man (Joe Russo, Anthony Russo, 2022) 4/10
34. The Contractor (Tarik Saleh, 2022) 4/10
35. Memory (Martin Campbell, 2022) 6/10
36. Ambulance (Michael Bay, 2022) 5/10
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Silga wrote: August 1st, 2022, 8:30 am
cinephage wrote: August 1st, 2022, 6:53 am 22. As Bestas, by Rodrigo Sorogoyen (2022) 9/10

Sorogoyen is one of the best directors of the moment, his thrillers are rich, deep, and very intense. I'm looking forward to his next film...
I absolutely loved Sorogoyen's earlier film May God Save Us (2016). It was, indeed, a very intense thriller. So I'm definitely looking forward to this new film and I also need to watch The Candidate (2018).
The Candidate is quite a masterpiece, both political and a thriller, and it works on both aspects. I hope you'll enjoy it as much as I did. :cheers:
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peeptoad wrote: July 31st, 2022, 2:27 pm Mine looks good, Lamme. And that was prob my final view, so thanks again for hosting :thumbsup:
I lied, sorry one more-

16. Daikaijû Gamera (1965) 6
the zero club
1. Navajeros (1980) 7
2. The Fall of the House of Usher (1950) 5
3. The Doors (1991) 8+ (rewatch)
4. Un couteau dans le Coeur/Knife + Heart (2018) 8
5. Hellbender (2021) 6+
6. Charlie Says (2018) 5
7. Estranho encontro (1958) 7
8. The Medium (2021) 8
9. Cow (2021) 7
10. Le désordre et la nuit/The Night Affair (1958) 10 (rewatch)
11. Misery Loves Company (1993) 8
12. Mécanix (2003) 6
13. Noite esura da alma (2019) 7
14. The House That Cried Murder aka The Bride (1973) 5
15. Proêzas de Satanás na Vila de Leva-e-Traz (1967) 8
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Final update:

21. Hunter Killer (2018, Donovan Marsh): 5.5
22. The Gray Man (2022, Joe & Anthony Russo): 6.2 - Goes from a promising start to passes the time well to overstays it welcome the last half hour.
23. Greenland (2020, Ric Roman Waugh): 5.0
24. Labor Day (2013, Jason Reitman): 6.8
25. A Family Man (2016, Mark Williams): 5.0 - For a moralistic saccharine manipulative Hallmark drama this was pretty watchable.
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1. The Bubble (2022, Judd Apatow): 4.0
2. The King of Staten Island (2020, Judd Apatow): 8.0
3. The Man From Toronto (2022, Patrick Hughes): 6.0
4. Ride Along 2 (2016, Tim Story): 5.2
5. Empire State (2013, Dito Montiel): 6.5
6. Get Hard (2015, Etan Cohen): 6.5
7. Snitch (2013, Ric Roman Waugh): 3.5
8. Best of the Best (1989, Robert Radler): 3.8
9. Django spara per primo [Django Shoots First] (1966, Alberto De Martino): 6.5
10. The Game Plan (2007, Andy Fickman): 4.5
11. Best of the Best 3: No Turning Back (1995, Phillip Rhee): 5.0
12. Best of the Best 4: Without Warning (1998, Phillip Rhee): 4.5
13. Race to Witch Mountain (2009, Andy Fickman): 2.5
14. Il consigliori [Counselor at Crime] (1973, Alberto De Martino): 6.8
15. Cosmos (1996, Jennifer Alleyn, Manon Briand, Marie-Julie Dallaire, Arto Paragamian, André Turpin, Denis Villeneuve): 7.8
16. Angel Has Fallen (2019, Ric Roman Waugh): 5.8
17. The Last Bus (2021, Gillies MacKinnon): 6.5
18. Copshop (2021, Joe Carnahan): 7.2
19. Coriolanus (2011, Ralph Fiennes): 4.0
20. Run All Night (2015, Jaume Collet-Serra): 6.0
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blocho wrote: August 1st, 2022, 4:31 am
burneyfan wrote: August 1st, 2022, 3:56 am 59. The Man from Monterey -- Wright, 1993 -- 4/10

John Wayne vehicle. A lot of pretty ridiculous plot points and a lot of VERY stiff, stilted acting from the supporting cast.
Yeah, but he was dead at that point, so I don't think we can blame Wayne for acting like a stiff. :D
Ha ha, oh crap, I'll correct that date. But I said the stiff acting was from the SUPPORTING cast. You know it's bad when it's early-ish John Wayne, and he's one of the most natural actors! :-P
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Last call! I'm satisfied with my month, since not a single one of these films was watched specifically for this challenge. Every one of these was a regular viewing.

55) SubUrbia (1996, Richard Linklater) - 5/5
56) Pompo the Cinephile (2021, Hirao Takayuki) - 4/5
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01) Way Out Ahead of Us (2022, Rob Rice) - 4/5
02) Keep It for Yourself (1991, Claire Denis) - 4/5
03) The Severing (2022, Mark Pellington) - 1.5/5
04) Hollywood Ending (2002, Woody Allen) - 4/5
05) Ingrid Goes West (2017, Matt Spicer) - 4/5

06) Totally Fucked Up (1993, Gregg Araki) - 4/5 (rewatch)
07) Images of Liberation (1982, Lars Von Trier) - 2.5/5
08) Huesera (2022, Michelle Garza Cervera) - 3.5/5
09) Official Competition (2021, Mariano Cohn & Gaston Duprat) - 4/5
10) Will-o’-the-Wisp (2022, Joao Pedro Rodrigues) - 3.5/5

11) Tiu (2022, Dean DeBlois) - 3.5/5
12) If You Knew (2021, Nicolai G. H. Johansen) - 3/5
13) A Bagful of Fleas (1962, Vera Chytilova) - 4.5/5
14) Dying of the Light (2014, Paul Schrader) - 3/5
15) The Black Phone (2021, Scott Derrickson) - 4.5/5

16) Mount Fuji Seen from a Moving Train (2021, Pierre Hebert) - 2.5/5
17) This Much I Know to Be True (2022, Andrew Dominik) - 3.5/5
18) Quantum Cowboys (2022, Geoff Marslett)
19) The Rain People (1969, Francis Ford Coppola) - 4.5/5
20) ODDSAC (2010, Danny Perez) - 4.5/5

21) The Visitor (2021, Martin Boulocq) - 3.5/5
22) The Boss of It All (2006, Lars Von Trier) - 3.5/5
23) Blinded by the Light (2019, Gurinder Chadha) - 4/5
24) Love at War (2022, Maxime Desruisseaux)
25) The Haunting of the Murder House (2022, Brendan Rudnicki)

26) Where Is My Daughter? (2021, Gaston Yvorra)
27) Thor: Love and Thunder (2022, Taika Waititi) - 3.5/5
28) Bella (2022, Bridget Murnane)
29) Flux Gourmet (2022, Peter Strickland) - 4.5/5
30) The Holy Man (1965, Satyajit Ray) - 4/5

31) Kaboom (2010, Gregg Araki) - 4/5
32) Dark (2017, Paul Schrader) - 4/5
33) Both Sides of the Blade (2022, Claire Denis) - 4/5
34) Chronic (2015, Michel Franco) - 3/5
35) The Cow Who Sang a Song Into the Future (2022, Francisca Alegria) - 4/5 (rewatch)

36) Carajita (2021, Silvina Schnicer & Ulises Porra) - 3.5/5
37) Floating (2004, Huang Weikai) - 4/5
38) Life (2022, Marcel C. Walker)
39) Provo (2022, Emma Thatcher) - 4/5
40) 20,000 Days on Earth (2014, Iain Forsyth & Jane Pollard) - 4.5/5

41) Cherry (2021, Anthony Russo & Joe Russo) - 1/5
42) The Doom Generation (1995, Gregg Araki) - 5/5
43) White Bird in a Blizzard (2014, Gregg Araki) - 3.5/5
44) Three Bewildered People in the Night (1987, Gregg Araki) - 3/5
45) Splendor (1999, Gregg Araki) - 1.5/5

46) Nope (2022, Jordan Peele) - 5/5
47) The Integrity of Joseph Chambers (2022, Robert Machoian) - 3.5/5
48) Marcel the Shell with Shoes On (2021, Dean Fleischer-Camp) - 4.5/5
49) The Metamorphosis of Birds (2020, Catarina Vasconcelos) - 4.5/5
50) Wrong (2012, Quentin Dupieux) - 4.5/5

51) The Teacher from Vigevano (1963, Elio Petri) - 3.5/5
52) Summer of ‘42 (1971, Robert Mulligan) - 4.5/5
53) Mrs. Harris Goes to Paris (2022, Anthony Fabian) - 4/5
54) Fire of Love (2022, Sara Dosa) - 4.5/5 (rewatch)
55) SubUrbia (1996, Richard Linklater) - 5/5

56) Pompo the Cinephile (2021, Hirao Takayuki) - 4/5
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My last post of the challenge. Thanks Lammetje for hosting!

106. Love & Human Remains (Denys Arcand, 1993)
107. Liv & Ingmar (Dheeraj Akolkar, 2012)
108. Permanent Vacation (Jim Jarmusch, 1980)
109. Adoration (Fabrice Du Welz, 2019)
110. Neji-shiki a.k.a. Screwed (Teruo Ishii, 1998)
111. The Rocking Horse Winner (Anthony Pelissier, 1949)
112. Frankenstein's Army (Richard Raaphorst, 2013)
113. Secretariat (Randall Wallace, 2010)
114. Event 15 a.k.a. Alpha Alert (Matthew Thompson, 2013)
115. Naboer a.k.a. Next Door (Pål Sletaune, Tony Spataro, 2005)
116. Eiga daisuki Pompo-san a.k.a. Pompo the Cinephile (Takayuki Hirao, 2021)
117. All About Mankiewicz (Luc Béraud, 1983)
Spoiler
1. In A Valley of Violence (Ti West, 2015)
2. X (Ti West, 2022)
3. Hai Phuong a.k.a. Furie (Le-Van Kiet, 2019)
4. King & Country (Joseph Losey, 1964)
5. Fort Apache the Bronx (Daniel Petrie, 1981)
6. The Man from Colorado (Henry Levin, 1948)
7. The Black Phone (Scott Derrickson, 2021)
8. Landmine Goes Click (Levan Bakhia, 2015)
9. No Time for Sergeants (Mervyn Leroy, 1958)
10. Nomads (John McTiernan, 1985)
11. The Errand Boy (Jerry Lewis, 1961)
12. Wild Tigers I Have Known (Cam Archer, 2006)
13. Singapore sling: O anthropos pou agapise ena ptoma (Nikos Nikolaidis, 1990)
14. Shimaizaka a.k.a. The Four Sisters (Nobuhiko Obayashi, 1985)
15. Dodookdeul a.k.a. The Thieves (Dong-Hoon Choi, 2015)
16. Don't Panic (Rubén Galindo Jr., 1988)
17. The Glass House (Tom Gries, 1972)
18. Dom durakov a.k.a. House of Fools (Andrey Konchalovskiy, 2002)
19. Blood Hook (Jim Mallon, 1986)
20. California Crisis (Mizuho Nishikubo, 1986)
21. Kin no tori a.k.a. Golden Bird (Toshio Hirata, 1987)
22. Slither (Howard Zieff, 1973)
23. LA Plays Itself (Fred Halsted, 1972)
24. The American Dreamer (Lawrence Schiller, L.M. Kit Carson, 1972)
25. Magnificent Obsession (John M. Stahl, 1935)
26. Crestone (Marnie Ellen Hertzler, 2020)
27. Cloak & Dagger (Richard Franklin, 1984)
28. Ôdîn - Kôshi hobune stâraito (Eiichi Yamamoto, Toshio Masuda, Takeshi Shirato, 1985)
29. Hellbent (Richard Casey, 1988)
30. The Man in the Glass Booth (Arthur Hiller, 1975)
31. Yume no naka e a.k.a. Into a Dream (Sion Sono, 2005)
32. The Hollars (John Krasinski, 2016)
33. Beyond Dream's Door (Jay Woelfel, 1989)
34. Surfwise (Doug Pray, 2007)
35. Doragon bôru: Saikyô e no michi a.k.a. Dragon Ball: The Path to Power (Shigeyasu Yamauchi, 1996)
36. Sora tobu yûreisen a.k.a. Flying Phantom Ship (Hiroshi Ikeda, 1969)
37. Passing Strangers (Arthur J. Bressan Jr., 1974)
38. Forbidden Letters (Arthur J. Bressan Jr., 1976)
39. Winterbeast (Christopher Thies, 1992)
40. Dead of Winter (Arthur Penn, 1987)
41. The Wrong Box (Bryan Forbes, 1966)
42. Assholes (Peter Vack, 2017)
43. Tengoku ni ichiban chikai shima a.k.a. The Island Closest to Heaven (Nobuhiko Obayashi, 1984)
44. Hadashi no Gen 2 a.k.a. Barefoot Gen 2 (Toshio Hirata, 1986)
45. The Triple Echo (Michael Apted, 1972)
46. Schizoid (David Paulsen, 1980)
47. Dope (Rick Famuyiwa, 2015)
48. The Ballad of Little Jo (Maggie Greenwald, 1993)
49. Scary Tales (Doug Ulrich, Al Darago, 1993)
50. The Square Peg (John Paddy Carstairs, 1958)
51. Flesh and Bullets (Carlos Tobalina, 1985)
52. Sweet Virginia (Jamie M. Dagg, 2017)
53. The April Fools (Stuart Rosenberg, 1969)
54. Little Nemo: Adventures in Slumberland (Masami Hata, William Hurtz, 1989)
55. Governor Gabbi (James Niebauer, 2017)
56. Deadly Mile High Club (Doug Campbell, 2020)
57. Tabi no Owari Sekai no Hajimari a.k.a. To the Ends of the Earth (Kiyoshi Kurosawa, 2019)
58. Rancho Deluxe (Frank Perry, 1975)
59. Crystania no densetsu a.k.a. Legend of Crystania (Ryûtarô Nakamura, 1996)
60.Two on a Guillotine (William Conrad, 1965)
61. Glissements progressifs du plaisir a.k.a. Successive Slidings of Pleasure (Alain Robbe-Grillet, 1974)
62. The MacKintosh Man (John Huston, 1973)
63. Haishi a.k.a. The Deserted City (Nobahiko Obayashi, 1984)
64. Hell House LLC (Stephen Cognetti, 2015)
65. Mahô no purinsesu Minkî Momo: Yume ni kakeru hashi a.k.a. Minky Momo: The Bridge Over Dreams (Kunihiko Yuyama, 1993)
66. From Noon Till Three (Frank Gilroy, 1976)
67. Étoile (Peter Del Monte, 1989)
68. Royal Flash (Richard Lester, 1975)
69. The Chill Factor (Christopher Webster, 1993)
70. Quel maledetto treno blindato a.k.a. Inglorious Bastards (Enzo G. Castellari, 1978)
71. Ong-bak 2 (Tony Jaa, Panna Rittikrai, 2008)
72. Goblin (Chris Lee, 2020)
73. Psychic Killer (Ray Danton, 1975)
74. Az ember tragédiája a.k.a. The Tragedy of Man (Marcell Jankovics, 2011)
75. Black Jack: Futari no kuroi isha a.k.a. Black Jack: Two Doctors in Black (Macoto Tezuka, Satoshi Kuwabara, 2005)
76. What a Way to Go! (J. Lee Thompson, 1964)
77. Hung bong a.k.a. The Imp (Dennis Yu, 1981)
78. Horror House on Highway Five (Richard Casey, 1975)
79. Marcel the Shell with Shoes On (Dean Fleischer-Camp, 2021)
80. The Sunset Limited (Tommy Lee Jones, 2011)
81. Death of a Superhero (Ian Fitzgibbon, 2011)
82. Inside Moves (Richard Donner, 1980)
83. Saat po long: Taam long a.k.a. Paradox (Wilson Yip, 2017)
84. Revolver (Sergio Sollima, 1973)
85. A Dim Valley (Brandon Colvin, 2020)
86. White of the Eye (Donald Cammell, 1987)
87. Ice Cream Man (Norman Apstein, 1995)
88. Man on Fire (Tony Scott, 2004)
89. Welcome to L.A. (Alan Rudolph, 1976)
90. We're All Going to the World's Fair (Jane Schoenbrun, 2021)
91. Hoshikuzu kyôdai no densetsu a.k.a. Legend of Stardust Brothers (Macoto Tezuka, 1985)
92. Accident Man (Jesse V. Johnson, 2018)
93. Over The Edge (Jonathan Kaplan, 1979)
94. Brad's Status (Mike White, 2017)
95. Inspector Ike (Graham Mason, 2020)
96. Secret Ceremony (Joseph Losey, 1968)
97. Disconnected (Gorman Bechard, 1983)
98. Scooby-Doo Goes Hollywood (Ray Patterson, 1979)
99. 9 Dead Gay Guys (Lab Ky Mo, 2002)
100. Arîte hime a.k.a. Princess Arete (Sunao Katabuchi, 2001)
101. Alphabet City (Amos Poe, 1984)
102. Daniel Isn't Real (Adam Egypt Mortimer, 2019)
103. A Shock to the System (Jan Egleson, 1990)
104. Merantau (Gareth Evans, 2009)
105. The Inspector General (Henry Koster, 1949)
106. Love & Human Remains (Denys Arcand, 1993)
107. Liv & Ingmar (Dheeraj Akolkar, 2012)
108. Permanent Vacation (Jim Jarmusch, 1980)
109. Adoration (Fabrice Du Welz, 2019)
110. Neji-shiki a.k.a. Screwed (Teruo Ishii, 1998)
111. The Rocking Horse Winner (Anthony Pelissier, 1949)
112. Frankenstein's Army (Richard Raaphorst, 2013)
113. Secretariat (Randall Wallace, 2010)
114. Event 15 a.k.a. Alpha Alert (Matthew Thompson, 2013)
115. Naboer a.k.a. Next Door (Pål Sletaune, Tony Spataro, 2005)
116. Eiga daisuki Pompo-san a.k.a. Pompo the Cinephile (Takayuki Hirao, 2021)
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flavo5000 wrote: August 1st, 2022, 3:08 pm 116. Eiga daisuki Pompo-san a.k.a. Pompo the Cinephile (Takayuki Hirao, 2021)
:cheers: My final entry too! You just happened to manage 60 more than me. :lol:
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19. Secret of the Blue Room (1933)


Thanks for hosting, Lammetje

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1. Der Schatz im Silbersee (1962)
2. Wyoming Outlaw (1939)
3. The Cheerleaders (1973)
4. Escape from the Planet of the Apes (1971)
5. The Fargo Kid (1940)
6. Evil Under the Sun (1982)
7. Miracle Mile (1988)
8. Xian shen (1984)
9. Pony Express (1953)
10. Conquest of the Planet of the Apes (1972)
11. Le professionnel (1981)
12. Giant of Marathon (1959)
13. Dead End Drive-In (1986)
14. Man at the Carlton Tower (1961)
15. I'll Be Seeing You (1944)
16. La llamada del vampiro (1972)
17. The Stranger Came Home (1954)
18. Godzilla, Mothra and King Ghidorah: Giant Monsters All-Out Attack (2001)
19. Secret of the Blue Room (1933)
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blocho wrote: August 1st, 2022, 12:38 am
PUNQ wrote: July 31st, 2022, 10:17 pm 172. Two Weeks with Love (1950, Roy Rowland) - 5/10
--- Superficially adorable thanks to potato sack Jane Powell.
I'm unfamiliar with that term. Is this the meaning you're using here?
No, I'm not hip enough to use that kind of slang. It's a reference to something in the movie. Her turn-of-the-century bathing suit, which she refers to as being a potato sack.

blocho wrote: August 1st, 2022, 12:38 am
PUNQ wrote: July 31st, 2022, 10:17 pm 176. Trio (1950, Ken Annakin & Harold French) - 6/10
Trio (1950) is not as good as Quartet (1948), but it's a good companion.
Would you say it's about 75% as good?
Lol, perhaps. They should have been more ambitious with the sequel and gone for a Quintet.
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31. O Ébrio / The Drunkard (1946, Gilda de Abreu) - 8 or 8.5/10
Should it be official? Yes

32. Dear Mr. Prohack (1949, Thornton Freeland) - 7/10
Should it be official? Possibly

33. Killers from Space (1954, W. Lee Wilder) - 5.5/10
Should it be official? No

34. Alaverdoba (1962, Giorgi Shengelaia) - 9.5/10
Should it be official? YES :wub:

35. Ţărmul n-are sfârşit / The Endless Shore (1962, Mircea Săucan) - 8.5/10
Should it be official? Yes

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Thank you for hosting the challenge, Lammetje! I enjoyed my unofficial viewings for the 1962 poll in particular - and found three new standout favourites for that year, from Shengelaia, Kalik, and Vinogradov.

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45. Trancers 4: Jack of Swords (1994) * 74 min.
On the positive side, Jack Deth wiped out the trancers at their point of origin in Trancers III, and this movie has the integrity to recognize that he shouldn't have to time travel to kill them anymore. On the negative side, he winds up on another planet (a parallel universe?) fighting trancers who have become medieval vampires in an uninspired and poorly performed sequel, with even Tim Thomerson seeming bored. Technical difficulties prevented me from finishing Trancers 5, a continuation of the story from Trancers 4, so my pain will be prolonged into August.

46. The Hurricane Express (1932) * 226 min.
A crime serial starring John Wayne, good action by serial standards.
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1. Fast Company (1938) * 75 min.
2. Lawman (1971) * 99 min.
3. The Case of the Lucky Legs (1935) * 77 min.
4. Bodyguard Kiba (1993) * 94 min.
5. Delphine's Prayers (2021) * 95 min.
6. Bandit Ranger (1942) * 56 min.
7. The Arizona Ranger (1948) * 63 min.
8. Riders of the Range (1950) * 61 min.
9. Laokoon & Sons (1975) * 48 min.
10. The Wasp Woman (1959) * 72 min.
11. I Live My Life (1935) * 97 min.
12. Going Wild (1930) * 66 min.
13. Saddle Legion (1951) * 61 min.
14. The Truth About Youth (1930) * 67 min.
15. The Scarlet Coat (1955) * 101 min.
16. Mother of Many Children (1977) * 58 min.
17. A Very Honorable Guy (1934) * 62 min.
18. The Night They Raided Minsky's (1968) * 99 min.
19. Cyclone on Horseback (1941) * 60 min.
20. New Morals for Old (1932) * 75 min.
21. Super-Sleuth (1937) * 70 min.
22. Criminal Lawyer (1937) * 71 min.
23. The Seven-Per-Cent Solution (1976) * 113 min.
24. Western Union (1941) * 95 min.
25. The Velvet Vampire (1971) * 80 min.
26. Battle Cry (1955) * 148 min.
27. Too Many Cooks (1931) * 77 min.
28. Teenagers from Outer Space (1959) * 85 min.
29. The Giant Gila Monster (1959) * 74 min.
30. Is My Face Red? (1932) * 66 min.
31. Attack of the Giant Leeches (1959) * 62 min.
32. A Lady of Chance (1928) * 78 min.
33. Special Agent (1935) * 76 min.
34. The Amazing Transparent Man (1960) * 57 min.
35. Monstrosity (1963) * 65 min.
36. Rancho Deluxe (1975) * 93 min.
37. The Case of the Black Cat (1936) * 66 min.
38. The Phantom Planet (1961) * 82 min.
39. You Said a Mouthful (1932) * 70 min.
40. Trancers II (1991) * 88 min.
41. The Other Side of the Street (2004) * 93 min.
42. Lust for Gold (1949) * 90 min.
43. The Scar (1976) * 106 min.
44. Trancers III (1992) * 74 min.
*First time viewing
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burneyfan wrote: August 1st, 2022, 11:42 am
blocho wrote: August 1st, 2022, 4:31 am
burneyfan wrote: August 1st, 2022, 3:56 am 59. The Man from Monterey -- Wright, 1993 -- 4/10

John Wayne vehicle. A lot of pretty ridiculous plot points and a lot of VERY stiff, stilted acting from the supporting cast.
Yeah, but he was dead at that point, so I don't think we can blame Wayne for acting like a stiff. :D
Ha ha, oh crap, I'll correct that date. But I said the stiff acting was from the SUPPORTING cast. You know it's bad when it's early-ish John Wayne, and he's one of the most natural actors! :-P
My impression is that Wayne is usually one of the most relaxed and natural actors in his early movies, even though he is a lot stiffer than he would be in a decade or so. It's easy to see why almost all of the others didn't rise any higher and/or would be gone soon.
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1. From Russia, for Love (2000)
2. The Superfood Chain (2018)
3. Ice Guardians (2016)
4. Zombie Shark (2015)
5. Facebook Follies (2011)
6. Trailer Park Boys: Countdown to Liquor Day (2009)
7. Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile (2019)
8. I Want You Back (2022)
9. Best Wishes, Warmest Regards: A Schitt's Creek Farewell (2020)
10. Cop Out (2010)
11. The Final Member (2012)
12. Operation Avalance (2016)
13. Assault on Wall Street (2013)
14. Incident at Restigouche (1984)
15. Spinster (2019)
16. Celeste Barber: Challenge Accepted (2019)
17. Bo Burnham: Inside (2021)
18. Tammy Pescatelli's Way After School Special (2020)
19. Noah's Shark (2021)
20. Bill Burr: Live at Red Rocks (2022)
21. Drop Dead Gorgeous (1999)
22. Girl in the Picture (2022)
23. Norm Macdonald: Nothing Special (2022)
24. Greg Warren: Where the Field Corn Grows (2020)
25. Chris Ramsey Approval Needed (2019)
26. Corey Rodrigues: People Whisperer (2018)
27. Nasario Remembers the Rio Puerco (2017)
28. Nikki Glaser: Good Clean Filth (2022)
29. Willy's Wonderland (2021)
30. A Bad Mom's Christmas (2017)
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1. Pet (2016) - 7/10
2. The Mortuary Collection (2019) - 6/10
3. Bending the Rules (2012) - 6/10
4. Clifford the Big Red Dog (2021) - 7/10
5. Friends (1971) - 10/10 (rewatch)
6. Snake Eyes: G.I. Joe Origins (2021) - 6/10
7. Foodfight! (2012) - 3/10
8. The Beta Test (2021) - 5/10
9. Angyali üdvözlet (1984) - 6/10
10. Elementa (2020) - 7/10
11. Revenge (2017) - 6/10
12. Bor Mi Vanh Chark (2019) - 10/10
13. This Much I Know to Be True (2022) - 8/10
14. The Rocket (2013) - 10/10
15. Gaia (2021) - 7/10
16. My Son (2021) - 6/10
17. Adoration (2019) - 7/10
18. Offside (2019) - 4/10
19. Firestarter (2022) - 7/10
20. Brightburn (2019) - 6/10
21. Liborio (2021) - 7/10
22. 12 Hour Shift (2020) - 8/10
23. Eskalofrío (2008) - 6/10
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The OP has been updated. PUNQ, congrats on your victory! Everyone, thanks for participating! :cheers:
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OldAle1 wrote:I think four Aamir Khan films is enough for me. Unless I'm down to one film left on the IMDb Top 250 at some point and he's in that last film, at which point I'll watch it and then shoot myself having become the official-check-whoring person I hate.
PeacefulAnarchy wrote:Active topics is the devil. Please use the forums and subforums as intended and peruse all the topics nicely sorted by topic, not just the currently popular ones displayed in a jumbled mess.
Torgo wrote:Lammetje is some kind of hybrid Anna-Kendrick-lamb-entity to me and I find that very cool.
monty wrote:If you can't take the heat, get out of the kitchen. iCM ain't for sissies.
mightysparks wrote:ARGH. RARGH. RARGH. DIE.
Kowry wrote:Thanks, Art Garfunky.
Rich wrote:*runs*
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