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What Movies Have You Seen Lately?

rebecca
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Postby rebecca » Sun June 2nd, 2013, 5:23 am

'The Impossible'..I was gripped from start to finish. A really, really good movie.

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Postby fljustice » Mon June 3rd, 2013, 3:46 pm

For folks who've already seen Iron Man 3 or don't plan on seeing it, here's a very funny short on "How It Should Have Ended." Spoilers!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OUYW0JyzydA
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Postby LoveHistory » Wed June 5th, 2013, 3:10 am

The 25th Anniversary Concert of Les Miserables. Thought I was moving the movie version up in my queue. Lighting is awesome and the cast was great. Anyway, I loved it and now I'm looking forward to the movie even more.

The downside is that I'm singing the songs constantly--a problem because I don't know all the words yet and my husband finds it annoying. I know some of the songs because I grew up singing them, but the rest is new to me.

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Postby Nefret » Fri June 7th, 2013, 1:05 am

Watched The Illusionist again.
Into battle we ride with Gods by our side
We are strong and not afraid to die
We have an urge to kill and our lust for blood has to be fulfilled
WE´LL FIGHT TILL THE END! And send our enemies straight to Hell!
- "Into Battle"
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Postby SonjaMarie » Wed June 12th, 2013, 2:07 am

"Star Trek: Into Darkness" enjoyed it very much, hope for more of this series.

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Postby fljustice » Wed June 12th, 2013, 3:17 pm

"SonjaMarie" wrote:"Star Trek: Into Darkness" enjoyed it very much, hope for more of this series.

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I really want to see this, but haven't made the time. Maybe this weekend.
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Postby DianeL » Wed June 12th, 2013, 10:55 pm

Faith, if you liked the 2009 outing, this one is even better. It is a ball for anyone - and, speaking as a lifelong Trek nerd, for the fans, it's a *gift*. It's worth seeing on the big screen!
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Postby fljustice » Thu June 13th, 2013, 6:21 pm

"DianeL" wrote:Faith, if you liked the 2009 outing, this one is even better. It is a ball for anyone - and, speaking as a lifelong Trek nerd, for the fans, it's a *gift*. It's worth seeing on the big screen!


I did like the first reboot. Thought it quite imaginative and reached beyond the Trekker fan base. Speaking of which, if you haven't seen this video yet, I highly recommend it. I don't usually repost links to commercials because...well...they're commercials, but this "Spock vs. Spock" spot is a hoot:

http://io9.com/old-spock-battles-new-spock-in-the-greatest-car-commerc-493836696
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Postby SonjaMarie » Sat June 15th, 2013, 3:26 am

"fljustice" wrote:I did like the first reboot. Thought it quite imaginative and reached beyond the Trekker fan base. Speaking of which, if you haven't seen this video yet, I highly recommend it. I don't usually repost links to commercials because...well...they're commercials, but this "Spock vs. Spock" spot is a hoot:

http://io9.com/old-spock-battles-new-spock-in-the-greatest-car-commerc-493836696


I know it's hilarious!

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Postby Nefret » Sat June 15th, 2013, 5:23 pm

Hahaha! (And also another reference in the ad.)
Into battle we ride with Gods by our side
We are strong and not afraid to die
We have an urge to kill and our lust for blood has to be fulfilled
WE´LL FIGHT TILL THE END! And send our enemies straight to Hell!
- "Into Battle"
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