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What Movies Have You Seen Lately?

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LoveHistory
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Postby LoveHistory » Sat December 5th, 2009, 3:14 pm

Meet Bill

I feel safe in advising people to skip this one. Not horrible but pretty much a waste of time.

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Madeleine
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Currently reading: Lost for Words by Stephanie Butland & Emotional Geology by Linda Gillard
Preferred HF: Plantagenets, Victorian, crime
Location: Essex/London

Postby Madeleine » Sat December 5th, 2009, 8:47 pm

Then She Found Me with Helen Hunt and Bette Midler - strange film, BM was irritating, and HH was so thin she looked ill. Still it did have Colin Firth at least.
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nona
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Postby nona » Sat December 5th, 2009, 9:18 pm

on tv last night was War of the Worlds, the newest one with Tom Cruise, though I'm no Cruise fan I forgot how good the movie was.

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Nefret
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Postby Nefret » Sun December 6th, 2009, 3:05 am

Watched Stargate the other day. (The original... good movie.) :)

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Divia
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Postby Divia » Sun December 6th, 2009, 3:37 am

just finished watching transformers. What a horrible movie. I wanted more explosions and cool fights. All I got was some corny love story and Megan Fox being slutty. Lame.
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Postby SonjaMarie » Sun December 6th, 2009, 3:38 am

"Divia" wrote:just finished watching transformers. What a horrible movie. I wanted more explosions and cool fights. All I got was some corny love story and Megan Fox being slutty. Lame.


Was that #2 or #1, I didn't bother with #2.

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Ariadne
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Postby Ariadne » Sun December 6th, 2009, 3:44 am

We got the new Star Trek movie from Netflix yesterday and watched it last night. The special effects sure have improved since the 1960s!

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Vanessa
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Currently reading: The Survivors by Kate Furnivall & The Corset by Laura Purcell (Pigeonhole)
Interest in HF: The first historical novel I read was Katherine by Anya Seton and this sparked off my interest in this genre.
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Postby Vanessa » Sun December 6th, 2009, 11:24 am

I watched Public Enemies last night - I enjoyed it, but then again, I'd enjoy anything which had Johnny Depp in it! LOL.
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Postby EC2 » Sun December 6th, 2009, 2:06 pm

"Nefret" wrote:Watched Stargate the other day. (The original... good movie.) :)


That's one of my watch again favourites too!

I have just bought (very cheaply) for my watch again collection:

Die Hard (one of my all time faves!)
3 Wallace & Gromit shorts - Grand Day out, The Wrong Trousers, A Close Shave.
Who Killed Roger Rabbit
Transformers 1.
Chicago (got nicked by my MIL and I never got it back, so have had to rebuy).
Cool Runnings
Working Girl
Dirty Dancing (replacement again).
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Madeleine
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Currently reading: Lost for Words by Stephanie Butland & Emotional Geology by Linda Gillard
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Postby Madeleine » Sun December 6th, 2009, 2:11 pm

Yep, Stargate is a great watch-again movie, also the first Die Hard.

Must admit I've never really "got" Wallace and Gromit, although it's clever.

Not sure if I could watch Dirty Dancing or Ghost now.
Currently reading "Lost for Words" by Stephanie Butland & "Emotional Geology" by Linda Gillard


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