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What Movies Have You Seen Lately?

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Divia
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Location: Always Cloudy, Central New York

Postby Divia » Mon November 24th, 2008, 12:11 pm

Not a movie, but a series. I saw Robin Hood: Season two.

Guy is yummy. :p
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Madeleine
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Currently reading: The Dark Angel by Elly Griffiths
Preferred HF: Plantagenets, Victorian, crime
Location: Essex/London

Postby Madeleine » Mon November 24th, 2008, 5:57 pm

"Divia" wrote:Not a movie, but a series. I saw Robin Hood: Season two.

Guy is yummy. :p



Yes he is but isn't he mean! :eek:

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nona
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Location: Oklahoma

Postby nona » Tue November 25th, 2008, 3:54 am

Kung Fu Panda, really cute movie my girls loved it.

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EC2
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Location: Nottingham UK
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Postby EC2 » Tue November 25th, 2008, 1:31 pm

"nona" wrote:Kung Fu Panda, really cute movie my girls loved it.


Is it as frenetic as Madagascar? I wanted to strangle those animals - LOL!

Just re-watched Queen of the Damned. It is truly scary how much Stuart Townsend looks like Kiera Knightley. Thank goodness he didn't stay as Aragorn in Lord of the Rings, for which part he was originally cast!
Les proz e les vassals
Souvent entre piez de chevals
Kar ja li coard n’I chasront

'The Brave and the valiant
Are always to be found between the hooves of horses
For never will cowards fall down there.'

Histoire de Guillaume le Mareschal

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Madeleine
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Currently reading: The Dark Angel by Elly Griffiths
Preferred HF: Plantagenets, Victorian, crime
Location: Essex/London

Postby Madeleine » Tue November 25th, 2008, 3:32 pm

I think ST is prettier than KK! I can't imagine why they cast him as the original Aragorn though, he's way too young. Thank goodness they saw sense in time to recast!

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nona
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Location: Oklahoma

Postby nona » Wed November 26th, 2008, 1:15 am

"EC2" wrote:Is it as frenetic as Madagascar? I wanted to strangle those animals - LOL!

It is truly scary how much Stuart Townsend looks like Kiera Knightley.


lol, I loved that movie when it first came out now it's a been there seem that kinda thing.

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Leyland
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Location: Travelers Rest SC

Postby Leyland » Wed November 26th, 2008, 4:16 am

I've been watching the first four hours of The Thorn Birds mini-series on the Lifetime cable channel. Meggie and Ralph and all that dusty passion! Sort of the Bella and Edward for the 80's?

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nona
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Location: Oklahoma

Postby nona » Wed November 26th, 2008, 4:34 am

Hancock, good somewhat humbling superhero movie.
we are watching Fred Claus tomorrow night.

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Vanessa
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Currently reading: The Road To Newgate by Kate Braithwaite & Darling Blue by Tracy Rees (Pigeonhole)
Interest in HF: The first historical novel I read was Katherine by Anya Seton and this sparked off my interest in this genre.
Favorite HF book: Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell!
Preferred HF: Any
Location: North Yorkshire, UK

Postby Vanessa » Wed November 26th, 2008, 8:25 am

"Leyland" wrote:I've been watching the first four hours of The Thorn Birds mini-series on the Lifetime cable channel. Meggie and Ralph and all that dusty passion! Sort of the Bella and Edward for the 80's?


I loved The Thornbirds, both the book and the series. I always thought it was a pity about Richard Chamberlain, a waste of a handsome man for us ladies! He made a brilliant Ralph de Bricassart (sp?).
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Books are mirrors, you only see in them what you already have inside you ~ The Shadow of the Wind

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Madeleine
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Currently reading: The Dark Angel by Elly Griffiths
Preferred HF: Plantagenets, Victorian, crime
Location: Essex/London

Postby Madeleine » Wed November 26th, 2008, 11:37 am

"Vanessa" wrote:I loved The Thornbirds, both the book and the series. I always thought it was a pity about Richard Chamberlain, a waste of a handsome man for us ladies! He made a brilliant Ralph de Bricassart (sp?).


Oh yes, he was the Mr Darcy (Firth version) of the time wasn't he? ;)

Haven't read the book though.


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