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What Movies Have You Seen Lately?

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LoveHistory
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Postby LoveHistory » Sat January 1st, 2011, 11:33 pm

Watched Some Like it Hot a couple weeks ago. I liked it.

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Postby SonjaMarie » Sun January 2nd, 2011, 5:01 am

"Knight and Day", fun movie, not a Cruise fan but I like Cameron Diaz.

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Telynor
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Postby Telynor » Sun January 2nd, 2011, 10:59 pm

Is anyone else planning to watch Downton Abbey on PBS next week?

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Postby donroc » Mon January 3rd, 2011, 12:44 am

"Telynor" wrote:Is anyone else planning to watch Downton Abbey on PBS next week?



If it is shown in our area, yes.
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Bodo the Apostate, a novel set during the reign of Louis the Pious and end of the Carolingian Empire.

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Susan
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Postby Susan » Mon January 3rd, 2011, 12:59 am

"Telynor" wrote:Is anyone else planning to watch Downton Abbey on PBS next week?


Now that you mentioned it, and I looked to see what it was, YES! I used to watch Masterpiece Theatre years ago and I don't know why I stopped. I'm off to DVR it!
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Postby Ash » Mon January 3rd, 2011, 1:33 am

True Grit is amazing, a must see, even if you are a John Wayne die hard. The young lady who plays the lead looks like she has years of good roles ahead of her. Shes tremendous in this role.

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Postby LoveHistory » Mon January 3rd, 2011, 3:20 am

Funny Face. Very underwhelming. Watching Hepburn and Astaire dance together is like watching two sticks dance together.

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Madeleine
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Postby Madeleine » Mon January 3rd, 2011, 11:29 am

Finally caught up with Twilight: Eclipse. I enjoyed it, but still think the first film (and book) is the best.
Currently reading "Agatha Raisin & The Witches Tree" by M C Beaton

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Postby wendy » Mon January 3rd, 2011, 1:50 pm

Just saw the new "True Grit" - which was good, but I'm still not sure why they had to remake the original classic. How can you improve on "Big Leggy"?!!
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Postby LoveHistory » Mon January 3rd, 2011, 3:53 pm

I didn't like the original True Grit, even without having ever read the book. I'll probably see the new one.


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