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What Movies Have You Seen Lately?

Ash
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Postby Ash » Sun December 6th, 2009, 3:46 pm

'Ghost was great; Dirty Dancing not so much

Oh EC, Chicago is one of my favorite musicals, and its a soundtrack I listen to at least a few times every year. I got hooked seeing the movie, after all the times I missed seeing the Broadway musical that came here. Its not been here in a while, but if it does come back, I'm getting front row seats!

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Postby Divia » Sun December 6th, 2009, 4:12 pm

"SonjaMarie" wrote:Was that #2 or #1, I didn't bother with #2.

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It was #2. I loved one.
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Postby EC2 » Sun December 6th, 2009, 4:23 pm

"Divia" wrote:It was #2. I loved one.


Urggh! I have #2 on my Love Film TBR listing. P'rhaps I won't bother!
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Postby LoveHistory » Sun December 6th, 2009, 5:26 pm

I must be the only woman on earth who did not like Ghost.

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Ludmilla
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Postby Ludmilla » Sun December 6th, 2009, 11:01 pm

I felt lukewarm about Ghost. It was just okay for me... a little too sentimental and feel good kinda film. Dirty Dancing, however, at least had the dirty dancing which I liked.

We've been watching the Home Alone movies (1 and 2) with the kids. My youngest loves them. We've also been watching Transformers (1 and 2) because my oldest loves them, which is a little surprising but I suspect she has one of those little tween crushes on Shia Labeouf (though she'd never admit it to me). The fact that she likes to watch Even Stevens on Disney XD is a huge clue.

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Postby Ash » Mon December 7th, 2009, 12:27 am

Absolutely love Home Alone I. I have the soundtrack, and often play it this time of year. (along with the the Charlie Brown soundrtrack)

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Postby SonjaMarie » Mon December 7th, 2009, 1:45 am

"Night At the Museum 2: Battle of the Smithsonian", it was good, had some laugh out loud moments, some bits went on a little long.

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Postby cw gortner » Mon December 7th, 2009, 3:47 am

"Drag Me to Hell" with Alison Lohman. I was expecting a semi-stupid horror film, something I could glance at while reading at the same time; turns out, it was super creepy.
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Postby EC2 » Mon December 7th, 2009, 11:39 am

"Ash" wrote:Absolutely love Home Alone I. I have the soundtrack, and often play it this time of year. (along with the the Charlie Brown soundrtrack)


It's one of those movies I have to watch every year when the season comes around. Doesn't matter how often I've seen it before or how cheesy it is, nothing else will fit the bill. It's the same at Halloween. I always have to watch Hocus Pocus and Sleepy Hollow.
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Postby Madeleine » Mon December 7th, 2009, 12:07 pm

Oh I love Sleepy Hollow - it's got everything: great atmosphere, great look, quite creepy and gruesome but darkly funny too, and of course JD is pretty good!
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