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Postby Qwertyuiopasd on Thu Jun 17, 2010 9:30 pm

True, I suppose I didn't notice it except with Nolan 'cause he makes more big budget, widely advertised movies. Not that the Coen Brothers are indie or anything, but just the way I think about the Batman movies and the Prestige and all. They're still spring/summer entertainment flicks, as opposed to the slew of Oscar nominees that get released around fall/winter.
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Postby PKMKII on Wed Jun 30, 2010 12:25 pm

This looks like an interesting horror film. Bitter Feast: A chef kidnaps an influential and snarky food blogger after said blogger writes a particularly scathing review of the chef's work. He then forces the blogger to perform basic cooking tasks, and if the blogger delivers anything less than perfection, he's subjecting to bloody, painful torture.
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Postby TwistedSister on Wed Jun 30, 2010 12:34 pm

Let me guess, starring Gordon Ramsay.
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Postby PKMKII on Wed Jun 30, 2010 1:08 pm

TwistedSister wrote:Let me guess, starring Gordon Ramsay.


No, but funny enough the influence for the film was a review of one of Gordon Ramsay's restaurants by the NY Times' Frank Bruni.

Mario Batali has a small role in the film though.
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Postby PKMKII on Thu Jul 08, 2010 11:21 pm

Tales From Earthsea, latest Studio Ghibli film, directed by Hayao Miyazaki's son.
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Postby Qwertyuiopasd on Fri Jul 09, 2010 9:52 am

Any relation to the books by Ursula K. LeGuin? If so, I may have to finally read them.
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Postby PKMKII on Fri Jul 09, 2010 2:48 pm

Yep, it's an adaptation.
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Postby PKMKII on Sat Jul 24, 2010 8:57 pm

Brad Pitt is going to star in the film adaptation of World War Z.
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Postby black bart on Mon Jul 26, 2010 5:34 am

Qwertyuiopasd wrote:Any relation to the books by Ursula K. LeGuin? If so, I may have to finally read them.


I want to read them...I've read the brilliant 'Left Hand of Darkness'.
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Postby PKMKII on Sun Sep 19, 2010 12:32 pm

Sascha Baron Cohen has been tapped to play Freddie Mercury in a movie about Queen.
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Postby PKMKII on Thu Oct 28, 2010 12:51 pm



The Article wrote:The Dark Knight Rises will not be shot in 3D, as was rumoured.


Nice to see a director standing up to the studios against the overhyped fad of 3D. More often than not, the process just ruins the artistic quality of films.
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Postby Rainswept on Fri Nov 19, 2010 2:47 am

Heading out early morn to see HP7 P1
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Postby Roy Hunter on Fri Nov 19, 2010 6:31 am

:stupid: Going to see it this afternoon. We have taken my son and niece to see every one so far. When we went to see Philosopher's Stone, he was 7 and she was 10. He is now 16 and she is 19. We're determined to make it to the last one.
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Postby Ubi Dubius on Fri Nov 19, 2010 5:45 pm

I want to wait until it comes out on DVD, but I think I'm outvoted on this one.
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