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What Movies Have You Seen Lately?

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Nefret
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Postby Nefret » Sun May 9th, 2010, 5:33 pm

Going to watch Monty Python's The Meaning of Life later today. :)
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Divia
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Postby Divia » Sun May 9th, 2010, 5:50 pm

I watched or tried to watch sherlock homes but I didnt like.
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Anna Elliott
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Postby Anna Elliott » Sun May 9th, 2010, 6:58 pm

What didn't you like, Divia? I have it on my Netflix list, but I keep bumping it down because I'm wary of trying it.
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Postby SonjaMarie » Sun May 9th, 2010, 7:34 pm

I loved "Sherlock Holmes", and look forward to the sequel in a few years. But that's just me.

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Divia
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Postby Divia » Sun May 9th, 2010, 9:27 pm

"Anna Elliott" wrote:What didn't you like, Divia? I have it on my Netflix list, but I keep bumping it down because I'm wary of trying it.


It took too long to get into the story and by the time it did I was half asleep. Also the characters were talking quickly about things I didnt know or understand. Maybe if I knew something about the books I may understand it more.

Also I just couldnt believe that Holmes was able to spot every small detail and knew everything about everyone.
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Postby Leo62 » Sun May 9th, 2010, 9:34 pm

"SonjaMarie" wrote:I loved "Sherlock Holmes", and look forward to the sequel in a few years. But that's just me.

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Postby cw gortner » Mon May 10th, 2010, 2:02 am

I have Sherlock Holmes on my netflix list, too, but it has a long wait.

I saw Coco Before Chanel this weekend, which I loved - Audrey Tatou is magnificent and the film is emotional without being maudlin; wonderful fashion from the turn of the century, too. Alessandro Nivola, playing Chanel's lover "Boy" Capel, isn't too bad to look at, either :)
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Postby 4ever Queen » Mon May 10th, 2010, 6:09 am

I recently watched the Blind Side with Sandra Bullock. I really liked it, although it didn't make me cry as my friends said I would :cool: :rolleyes: :p

And of course I had to go watch Iron Man 2 - I loved it! :D :D :D
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Telynor
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Location: On the Banks of the Hudson

Postby Telynor » Tue May 11th, 2010, 5:09 am

I finally wound up watching the series Life on Mars, which I found pretty good. I need to get my hands on the British series. I have to say that seeing Jason O'Mara handcuffed naked to a bed was rather toothsome.

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Postby chuck » Tue May 11th, 2010, 5:21 pm

Currently watching all of Helen Mirren's "Prime Suspect"....Outstanding Series....Top notch writing and great characters.....


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