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    Recommend Me A Film

    Post by robtheglostaram on Mon Aug 23, 2010 1:45 pm

    As I'm on a bit of a download session (legal of course), recommend me one film that you hold in very high regard.

    It can be any genre, age etc. All opinions are valued!
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    Re: Recommend Me A Film

    Post by M.M on Mon Aug 23, 2010 1:47 pm

    Enemy At The Gates

    WW2 Film made about 10 years ago about a sniper (played by Jude Law) in Russia, very good film.
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    Post by New England Ram on Mon Aug 23, 2010 1:50 pm

    Shallow Grave



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    Post by mozram on Mon Aug 23, 2010 1:53 pm

    Westworld, what a classic.
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    Re: Recommend Me A Film

    Post by Mucker1884 on Mon Aug 23, 2010 1:54 pm

    Mary Poppins goes down well.


    So much better than the original! ;)
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    Re: Recommend Me A Film

    Post by Charingworth Ram on Mon Aug 23, 2010 2:01 pm

    robtheglostaram wrote:As I'm on a bit of a download session (legal of course), recommend me one film that you hold in very high regard.

    It can be any genre, age etc. All opinions are valued!

    Midnight Express ... feckin class
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    Post by chicken on Mon Aug 23, 2010 2:05 pm

    Gladiator
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    Re: Recommend Me A Film

    Post by JoetheRam on Mon Aug 23, 2010 2:19 pm

    Pulp Fiction, Goodfellas and Clockwork Orange are my 3 favourite films, so i'd recommend them.
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    Post by Cornish Ram on Mon Aug 23, 2010 2:20 pm

    Old Boy.

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    Post by 101 on Mon Aug 23, 2010 3:03 pm

    Dirty Debs does it again
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    Re: Recommend Me A Film

    Post by New England Ram on Mon Aug 23, 2010 3:06 pm

    The Damned County United.



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    Post by Charingworth Ram on Mon Aug 23, 2010 3:50 pm

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    Re: Recommend Me A Film

    Post by Li 150 on Mon Aug 23, 2010 3:52 pm

    Mucker1884 wrote:Mary Poppins goes down well.


    So much better than the original! ;)
    I just love a woman that can do that!!

    as for fillums I love a good moral
    So 12 angry men
    an inspector called
    this wonderful life

    in colour
    killing fields
    airplane
    street dancer 3d- but that's more a life style choice



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    Re: Recommend Me A Film

    Post by New England Ram on Mon Aug 23, 2010 4:00 pm

    Glengarry Glen Ross



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    Re: Recommend Me A Film

    Post by Mucker1884 on Mon Aug 23, 2010 5:24 pm

    Err I quite really enjoyed that Code Red thingy, with that very famous actor bloke in it. (Court/US military thing...you know the one?)

    Don't know if it's a great film for proper movie buffs, but certainly one of my favourites.

    Dunno


    EDIT: Happened to catch a Bob Hoskins film the other night, about some kung fu lad who thought he was a dog.......that could play the piano, would you believe!!

    Oh, that's not a recommendation btw....it was 5hite!


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    Post by swadieram on Mon Aug 23, 2010 5:27 pm

    Life of Brian
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    Re: Recommend Me A Film

    Post by Bedlam on Mon Aug 23, 2010 5:28 pm

    Brazil or if you're going out of business, Ghostbusters.
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    Re: Recommend Me A Film

    Post by chicken on Mon Aug 23, 2010 5:41 pm

    Mucker1884 wrote:Err I quite really enjoyed that Code Red thingy, with that very famous actor bloke in it. (Court/US military thing...you know the one?)

    Don't know if it's a great film for proper movie buffs, but certainly one of my favourites.

    Dunno


    EDIT: Happened to catch a Bob Hoskins film the other night, about some kung fu lad who thought he was a dog.......that could play the piano, would you believe!!

    Oh, that's not a recommendation btw....it was 5hite!



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    Re: Recommend Me A Film

    Post by RRC on Mon Aug 23, 2010 8:50 pm

    United 93 - the story of the plane that didn't crash into the Twin Towers

    All-time favourite comedies - Arsenic and Old Lace - Kind Hearts and Coronets

    So many old favourites - other Ealing comedies, Marx Brothers movies, Hitchcock films



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    Re: Recommend Me A Film

    Post by Calif_Ramette on Mon Aug 23, 2010 9:12 pm

    United 93 was awesome! I was watching Gettysburg last night if you want to see Americans killing Americans. Great movie about the Civil War.
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    Post by Igor-is-god on Mon Aug 23, 2010 9:57 pm

    Calif_Ramette wrote:United 93 was awesome! I was watching Gettysburg last night if you want to see Americans killing Americans. Great movie about the Civil War.

    Yeah I like Gettysburg as well - The book is better though The Killer Angels by Michael Shaara

    Or if you fancy some East meets West detective action with a touch of comedy - 'Rising Sun' with Sean Connery, Wesley Snipes, Harvey Keitel - quality.


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    Post by Calif_Ramette on Mon Aug 23, 2010 10:03 pm

    Igor-is-god wrote:
    Calif_Ramette wrote:United 93 was awesome! I was watching Gettysburg last night if you want to see Americans killing Americans. Great movie about the Civil War.

    Yeah I like Gettysburg as well - The book is better though The Killer Angels by Michael Shaara

    Or if you fancy some East meets West detective action with a touch of comedy - 'Rising Sun' with Sean Connery, Wesley Snipes, Harvey Keitel - quality.



    have you read the sequel and prequiel to Gettysburg? Gods and Generals and Last Full Devotion. Both are just as good as Killer Angels.
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    Post by Igor-is-god on Mon Aug 23, 2010 10:11 pm

    Calif_Ramette wrote:
    Igor-is-god wrote:
    Calif_Ramette wrote:United 93 was awesome! I was watching Gettysburg last night if you want to see Americans killing Americans. Great movie about the Civil War.

    Yeah I like Gettysburg as well - The book is better though The Killer Angels by Michael Shaara

    Or if you fancy some East meets West detective action with a touch of comedy - 'Rising Sun' with Sean Connery, Wesley Snipes, Harvey Keitel - quality.



    have you read the sequel and prequiel to Gettysburg? Gods and Generals and Last Full Devotion. Both are just as good as Killer Angels.


    I've got the film of Gods and Generals never got around to looking out the book for some reason. Don't know why.

    US Civil War is a bit of a pet subject of mine. I'm currently ploughing my way through Shelby Foote...for the second time.
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    Re: Recommend Me A Film

    Post by LeedsRam on Mon Aug 23, 2010 10:52 pm

    In Bruges
    Everything is Illuminated

    Everyone can get these for the princely sum of £2.99 each off the interweb from play or hmv.
    If you haven't seen them do so.
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    Post by robtheglostaram on Mon Aug 23, 2010 10:53 pm

    In Bruges is excellent. I've just ordered American History X off of Amazon for 3 quid.

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