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What Movies Have You Seen Lately?

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SonjaMarie
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Postby SonjaMarie » Mon October 12th, 2009, 12:44 am

"Monsters Vs. Aliens" on DVD, very funny movie.

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nona
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Postby nona » Mon October 12th, 2009, 3:15 pm

Couples Retreat this past Friday night, funny as ony Vince V. can be.

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Postby Ash » Wed October 14th, 2009, 4:04 am

Spent a fun afternoon with Whip It. I fondly remember watching roller derby when I was in JR Hi, usually on the tv just as I got home from school. So watching this movie was a hoot. Very predictable, but I was having too much fun to care.

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Leyland
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Postby Leyland » Wed October 14th, 2009, 8:34 pm

"Ash" wrote:Spent a fun afternoon with Whip It. I fondly remember watching roller derby when I was in JR Hi, usually on the tv just as I got home from school. So watching this movie was a hoot. Very predictable, but I was having too much fun to care.


I saw it last Friday afternoon with my 13 y.o. niece. Very cute and bloody - we had fun watching the film, too. Babe Ruthless and Smashley Simpson!
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Amanda
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Postby Amanda » Wed October 14th, 2009, 9:24 pm

Up! With my husband. Watched it with my 4 year old last week.

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Postby diamondlil » Fri October 16th, 2009, 12:41 pm

I watched Ghost tonight for the first time in years. As much as I do enjoy that movie, it's fair to say that the special effects are pretty lame, and Patrick Swayze has some very strange facial expressions! Still well worth watching though.
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Postby LoveHistory » Fri October 16th, 2009, 6:52 pm

The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford

A well made film but maybe not the best choice for people who are stressed out and depressed. Certainly not the feel-good movie of the year.

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Ludmilla
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Location: Georgia USA

Postby Ludmilla » Fri October 16th, 2009, 9:16 pm

The kids are out of school for Fall break, so we went to see Where the Wild Things Are. We enjoyed it. In fact, it's been like a holiday today, being off work and spending time with the kiddos.

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Postby Miss Moppet » Sat October 17th, 2009, 3:12 am

Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines. The less said about the script the better - like going from the sublime to the ridiculous after T2 - but worth watching for the TX. She was my favourite character so suffice it to say the ending did not please me at all.

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Postby EC2 » Sat October 17th, 2009, 4:54 pm

Saw East is East on E4 last night. Just brilliant! Very evocative of the 70's I remember even though it's from the viewpoint of an intermingled Pakistani family.
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For never will cowards fall down there.'

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