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« Reply #5700 on: April 05, 2009, 06:32:11 PM »

You've really surprised me this time. I guess maybe this is the Hitchcock film for people who don't like Hitchcock films.

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« Reply #5701 on: April 05, 2009, 08:34:16 PM »

Django - 8.5/10
Compared to Leone's westerns - better than Fistful, though not as good as the others. Not nearly as good as The Great Silence either, but still a fucking great movie.

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« Reply #5702 on: April 05, 2009, 09:18:35 PM »

I enjoyed Django far more than The Great Silence, a film which left a bad taste in my mouth. The sheer madness of Django, if incoherent at times, was something to behold.

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« Reply #5703 on: April 06, 2009, 06:02:51 AM »

Australia (2008) - 6.5/10
Well, it was a rather entertaining 165 minutes but I don't think I'll ever watch it again.

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« Reply #5704 on: April 06, 2009, 07:36:20 AM »

Australia (2008) - 6.5/10
Well, it was a rather entertaining 165 minutes but I don't think I'll ever watch it again.

I have to admit my rating went down a bit on a second viewing, at least of the second half of the picture. The first half is absolutely brilliant though.

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« Reply #5705 on: April 06, 2009, 08:45:11 AM »

Australia (2008) - 6.5/10
Well, it was a rather entertaining 165 minutes but I don't think I'll ever watch it again.
Yes, that's it, exactly.

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« Reply #5706 on: April 06, 2009, 12:56:25 PM »

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The Second Renaissance is the best one

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« Reply #5707 on: April 06, 2009, 12:58:57 PM »

The Getaway (1972) - 8/10

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« Reply #5708 on: April 06, 2009, 01:25:37 PM »

The Getaway (1972) - 8/10
Love the first half. It loses its way after that.

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« Reply #5709 on: April 06, 2009, 02:32:33 PM »

Love the first half. It loses its way after that.

care to elaborate?

the only issue I have is that nothing really materializes with Lettieri's subplot. other than that, I think it's pretty consistent.

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« Reply #5710 on: April 06, 2009, 02:48:30 PM »

care to elaborate?

the only issue I have is that nothing really materializes with Lettieri's subplot. other than that, I think it's pretty consistent.

I find it kinda slow going throughout actually.

Perhaps it is blasphemy but I enjoy the 1995 near shot for shot remake much better. It has the steamy sex scenes and the pacing gets the show going a lot quicker. Plus the climax (Rudy V.S. Doc) is handled in a more creative matter.
My only complaint is Baldwin isn't an action hero, so the reasoning behind giving him the Steve Mcqueen role must be drug related.

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« Reply #5711 on: April 06, 2009, 02:51:26 PM »

I have to admit my rating went down a bit on a second viewing, at least of the second half of the picture. The first half is absolutely brilliant though.


I contemplated on walking out during the first half hour with its silly comedy elements and overall cartoonish feel. Luckily I didn't because I got to see the cattle drive which was well put together.
When they get the meat to town I was ready to go home but all of the sudden the film turns into Pearl Harbour 2 and my eye lids started to feel heavier after that.

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« Reply #5712 on: April 06, 2009, 10:43:21 PM »

I find it kinda slow going throughout actually.

Perhaps it is blasphemy but I enjoy the 1995 near shot for shot remake much better. It has the steamy sex scenes and the pacing gets the show going a lot quicker. Plus the climax (Rudy V.S. Doc) is handled in a more creative matter.
My only complaint is Baldwin isn't an action hero, so the reasoning behind giving him the Steve Mcqueen role must be drug related.

I may have seen bits of the remake on tv but I really have no desire to sit and watch that movie.

as far as the original, I liked very much but I enjoyed every peckinpah movie I've seen to some degree, flaws or no flaws. I thought it moved at a brisk pace, but I think junior bonner moves quickly too (despite the overlong rodeo scenes), so I guess I really like Sam and always enjoy what is occurring on screen.

note: haven't seen The Deadly Companions, Noon Wine, The Killer Elite, Convoy and The Osterman Weekend.

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« Reply #5713 on: April 07, 2009, 03:08:31 AM »

I think I'm with FC on this one (though I haven't seen the remake). The main thing that makes it 8/10 rather than 10/10 for me is the slow pace. (Luckily this is the SLWB so I don't have to hear any "short attention span" shit.) And the climax is kinda unsatisfactory; too short and easy. But as my rating indicates, I still enjoyed the movie overall.

Lola (1961) - 8.75/10
Anything else from Jacques Demy I should see? I've seen The Umbrellas of Cherbourg and loved it.

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« Reply #5714 on: April 07, 2009, 06:08:02 AM »

Lola (1961) - 8.75/10
Anything else from Jacques Demy I should see? I've seen The Umbrellas of Cherbourg and loved it.
I prefer La baie des anges to Lola, Les demoiselles de Rochefort to Cherbourg.

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