• CALLING ON HOME SEWERS TO HELP HEALTHCARE WORKERS FIGHTING COVID-19

    The lack of proper masks, gowns, and eyewear equipment is making it difficult for health workers to do their work fighting the novel coronavirus. In a recent New York Times article, medical workers said they were worried about how they can both fight the coronavirus without imperiling themselves, as well as their loved ones when they go back home.

    If you are a home sewer, please consider helping my joining Hickey Freman Technical Vice President Jeffery Diduch in his effort to produce and deliver homemade gowns and masks to medical professionals in the greater Rochester, New York Area. Read about how you can help here

    Fok and the Styleforum Team.

  • STYLE. COMMUNITY. GREAT CLOTHING.

    Bored of counting likes on social networks? At Styleforum, you’ll find rousing discussions that go beyond strings of emojis.

    Click Here to join Styleforum's thousands of style enthusiasts today!

What Movies Are You Watching Lately

edinatlanta

Stylish Dinosaur
Joined
Nov 17, 2008
Messages
31,726
Reaction score
6,823

venessian

Distinguished Member
Joined
Jan 23, 2011
Messages
2,081
Reaction score
846
Well we certainly got fucked at home tonight.
Fortunately I am watching football now, saw the announcers talking about Appalachian State versus Georgia State, and so I assume you are referring to that, but between yourself, Bambi aka Debbie, et al, all together there in Atlanta, I kind of really hesitate to assume anything....
 

edinatlanta

Stylish Dinosaur
Joined
Nov 17, 2008
Messages
31,726
Reaction score
6,823
OK, you're absolutely right, my most sincere apologies....

Hey by the way, how was this one?

View attachment 1281334
Fortunately I am watching football now, saw the announcers talking about Appalachian State versus Georgia State, and so I assume you are referring to that, but between yourself, Bambi aka Debbie, et al, all together there in Atlanta, I kind of really hesitate to assume anything....
Atlanta is a good-time city.... (you should also see my post in the over zealous police thread to see how it got started)
 

Joffrey

Stylish Dinosaur
Joined
Jun 18, 2006
Messages
12,149
Reaction score
937


Loved this. Great score too.

Edit - somehow posted without adding a photo.
 
Last edited:

Van Veen

Distinguished Member
Joined
Jun 14, 2011
Messages
7,868
Reaction score
6,615
I was thinking about seeing The Irishman in theaters until I found out it's 3 1/2 hours long. No thanks.

And for some reason the only showtimes are during the day.

Eh, I'll probably still try to see it if I can find a showtime that works. I can always watch the parts I miss for pee breaks when it hits Netflix.
 
Last edited:

venessian

Distinguished Member
Joined
Jan 23, 2011
Messages
2,081
Reaction score
846
Loved this. Great score too.
I'm going to guess that you are referring to a movie that you enjoyed very much, and that you also thought the music was pretty damned excellent?

That's it, though, after that I'm plumb out of guesses....:hide:
 

venessian

Distinguished Member
Joined
Jan 23, 2011
Messages
2,081
Reaction score
846
I was thinking about seeing The Irishman in theaters until I found out it's 3 1/2 hours long. No thanks.

And for some reason the only showtimes are during the day.

Eh, I'll probably still try to see it if I can find a showtime that works. I can always watch the parts I miss for pee breaks when it hits Netflix.
I am so eager to see this on NF, November 27.
I really hope it lives up to the hype.
The initial reviews that I have read are all very positive.
I just really hope that the "youthification CGI" is not over-the-top horrendous and hokey.
 

Joffrey

Stylish Dinosaur
Joined
Jun 18, 2006
Messages
12,149
Reaction score
937


Loved this. Great score too.

Edit - somehow posted without adding a photo.


Pleasantly surprised by the film. The ending chase scene was a little silly but pretty impressed with how the movie ended.

All in all not a bad weekend of 80s films. 😎
 

noob in 89

Stylish Dinosaur
Joined
Dec 28, 2010
Messages
10,451
Reaction score
13,661


Pleasantly surprised by the film. The ending chase scene was a little silly but pretty impressed with how the movie ended.

All in all not a bad weekend of 80s films. 😎

His “good” movies are pretty inoffensive, I guess, but the explicit copying (or “homage”) really grates on me. You can pretty much go down his list and say, There’s the Hitchcock copies...the Antonioni copy, etc.

Scarface was awesome, though. No one tell me what that was a copy of. :eh:
 

Van Veen

Distinguished Member
Joined
Jun 14, 2011
Messages
7,868
Reaction score
6,615
View attachment 1275875
The Irishman by Martin Scorsese.:worship::worship::worship::worship::worship2: :worship2::worship2::worship2::worship2:

It is going to Netflix but see it on the big. Screen.“It is what it is.”
I think I'll cath myself and see this tomorrow afternoon.

View attachment 1263513

Stunning movie, completely lived up to the hype and subverted my expectations. My favorite film of the year so far, though there are still many more to see. I cannot wait to see it again.
Saw this tonight. Totally agree. I purposely avoided anything about it except the trailer and blurb when buying my tickets. I will say, if you are expecting a horror movie, it is not a horror movie.

I always enjoy a movie that makes it hard to decide who to like and who to hate.
 

venessian

Distinguished Member
Joined
Jan 23, 2011
Messages
2,081
Reaction score
846
His “good” movies are pretty inoffensive, I guess, but the explicit copying (or “homage”) really grates on me. You can pretty much go down his list and say, There’s the Hitchcock copies...the Antonioni copy, etc.

Scarface was awesome, though. No one tell me what that was a copy of. :eh:
Same here.
I recently watched De Palma's recent "Domino" on Netflix, because of him and Guy Pearce...very stylized, but not that deep, original, or impressive.
 

Geoffrey Firmin

Distinguished Member
Joined
Dec 4, 2010
Messages
6,920
Reaction score
2,339
I think I'll cath myself and see this tomorrow afternoon.



Saw this tonight. Totally agree. I purposely avoided anything about it except the trailer and blurb when buying my tickets. I will say, if you are expecting a horror movie, it is not a horror movie.

I always enjoy a movie that makes it hard to decide who to like and who to hate.
Loved this, excellent black comedy. Knew nothing about it prior to seeing it, few word of mouth recommendations but nothing more, very pleasantly surprised by it. South Korean cinema is not a genre I’m educated in but would definitely recommend Barn Burning.
 

ter1413

Stylish Dinosaur
Joined
Dec 3, 2009
Messages
20,592
Reaction score
3,121




I caught this during the past week. I had seen it before but didn’t remember until appr 15 min in.

An operative looks to take down a terror cell with the help of a sidekick and the home office.

Yes....this has been done many times. This was still watchable.

3/5.
 

venessian

Distinguished Member
Joined
Jan 23, 2011
Messages
2,081
Reaction score
846
^
Agree. I thought it was pretty good too. I always like Sean Bean (I hope Netflix brings "Frankenstein" back).

Charlotte Rampling was good in "Cleanskin", I thought. I was surprised (not at her skill as an actor, but at the plot twist).
 

Styleforum is proudly sponsored by

Featured Sponsor

WHICH TYPE OF SNEAKERS WORK BEST ON A FIRST DATE?

  • Classic Leather Low-Top

  • Canvas Plimsoll

  • Leather Slip-On

  • Canvas Slip-On

  • Athletic Kicks

  • Leather High-Top


Results are only viewable after voting.

Related Threads

Forum statistics

Threads
435,788
Messages
9,363,149
Members
196,475
Latest member
redtrek1200
Top