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    Bvs is in my top 5 with American History x, Into the wild, Intouchables, who flew over the cuckoo's nest

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    I really hate This Is Us AKA the cheesiest, most maudlin show on tv. Mandy Moore is average looking and a very unimpressive actress. That woman who plays Kate is as big as a house. Holy smokes!! I never cared for Milo either even when he was on Heroes. He just seems like a Stallone wannabe.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Boots View Post
    That woman who plays Kate is as big as a house.
    cool, now you're fat-shaming! really moving up in the world.

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    Not very controversial, I guess....but The Warriors. It's a cult classic. The premise and whole nostalgia around it is great. I think of The Warriors and think 'man, all the costumes are great. the baseball furies? awesome.' The idea of a group needing to get from A to B has a whole Judgement Night vibe...it could be this crazy good thriller.

    The movie sucks so incredibly hard.

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    Quote Originally Posted by october_midnight View Post
    Not very controversial, I guess....but The Warriors. It's a cult classic. The premise and whole nostalgia around it is great. I think of The Warriors and think 'man, all the costumes are great. the baseball furies? awesome.' The idea of a group needing to get from A to B has a whole Judgement Night vibe...it could be this crazy good thriller.

    The movie sucks so incredibly hard.
    i've never seen it because i've always been afraid of having a negative reaction to it despite its high regard in the movie world.

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    I saw Happytime Murders last week and absolutely loved it!!!! Now this shouldn't be a controversial opinion, but for some reason critics and audiences both hated it
    I thought it was a really good spoof of the 80's "private eye in L.A." noir movies, and the puppet world is very well thought out and funny! Also, it has the best on-screen sex shop ever!


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    some movies are better seeing later streamed than first run in the theater. I found alien the covent was better after seeing reviews and expositions i guess let other people do the heavy lifting.
    -Louie

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    I started to watch La La Land a while back and was so irritated by the opening musical performance I switched it off after 5 minutes

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    Seems pretty controversial to a lot of people that i never cared to watch The big Lebowsky ,i saw the trailer and it just didnt seem that great so i never watched it

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    Quote Originally Posted by maniac View Post
    Seems pretty controversial to a lot of people that i never cared to watch The big Lebowsky ,i saw the trailer and it just didnt seem that great so i never watched it
    i had never seen it until a couple years ago when my wife showed it to me. it's her sister's favorite movie (which is unendingly hilarious to me) and it's a lot of wacky fun. the coen brothers always make films that are well done, it just comes down to a matter of taste whether or not you like it.

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    I was bored to fuck by Boogie Nights, it just seemed to go on and on and on. I don’t even remember the plot at all except it was something to do with porn and they got mixed up in something else. I checked the running time and it was 2hrs 36 ? Why??? I’m sure a lot of the rave reviews were to do with Heather Graham’s minge.

    going back to La La Land, Damian Chazelle should consider himself fucking lucky his love letter to Hollywood didn’t come out a year later
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    Cal was really the good guy in Titanic. He offered Rose financial stability and put up with her brattiness. He did yell at her and flipped the table, ordered her food without asking and was possessive. But this movie is set in 1912 and he was a man of his time. Jack was just a bum and Rose was a dumb 17 year old who fell for "the bad boy." Rose winds up having a happy life and Cal shoots himself after losing his fortune, but only because the script has to make it turn out like that, given we are supposed to believe that Jack is the hero and Cal the villain.

    Some good points.
    https://bestlifeonline.com/4-reasons...d-cal-titanic/
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    Quote Originally Posted by RhettButler View Post
    Cal was really the good guy in Titanic. He offered Rose financial stability and put up with her brattiness. He did yell at her and flipped the table, ordered her food without asking and was possessive. But this movie is set in 1912 and he was a man of his time. Jack was just a bum and Rose was a dumb 17 year old who fell for "the bad boy." Rose winds up having a happy life and Cal shoots himself after losing his fortune, but only because the script has to make it turn out like that, given we are supposed to believe that Jack is the hero and Cal the villain.

    Some good points.
    https://bestlifeonline.com/4-reasons...d-cal-titanic/
    seriously? he was a misogynist asshole who stole a lifeboat from a family

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    Quote Originally Posted by eversonpoe View Post
    seriously? he was a misogynist asshole who stole a lifeboat from a family
    Watching it now for the first time in 20 years. I don't remember stealing a lifeboat, just picking up a random kid so he could get in a lifeboat.

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    Quote Originally Posted by eversonpoe View Post
    seriously? he was a misogynist asshole who stole a lifeboat from a family
    Yeah, rewatching it now (in segments). Cal actually was a bastard. I didn't remember a lot of the movie.

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    Eyes Wide Shut is a masterpiece.

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    Quote Originally Posted by october_midnight View Post
    Eyes Wide Shut is a masterpiece.
    never saw it!

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