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by Rusty
Sun Feb 28, 2021 7:42 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Movies
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:7510: 121 - Death of a Salesman (1951) - 7.5/10 - Willy Loman is an aging traveling salesman whose career is spiraling down the drain and his mental health seems to be going with it. He's always talked himself and his kids up to unrealistic heights and he now lives partly in the past. I thought tha...
by Rusty
Sat Feb 27, 2021 9:47 am
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Topic: Movies
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:810: 117 - Tsotsi (2005) - 8/10 - This South African crime drama stars a hardened young criminal who doesn't hesitate to use violence to get what he wants. He steals a car at gunpoint and accidentally kidnaps the baby in the backseat. He tries to care for it, even forcing a young mother to feed the...
by Rusty
Fri Feb 26, 2021 1:41 pm
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Topic: Movies
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:7510: 113 - Ju Dou (1990) - 7.5/10 - Janshin is an old man who makes his living dying cloth in 1920s China. He has already beaten two wives to death for failing to give him a son and heir. He purchases a young and beautiful new wife named Ju Dou (Gong Li) and starts beating her as well. Jinshan's a...
by Rusty
Wed Feb 24, 2021 2:00 pm
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Topic: Movies
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:810: 108 - Still Alice (2014) - 8/10 - Julianne Moore stars as a linguistics professor who starts noticing problems soon after her 50th birthday and is diagnosed with a rare form of early onset Alzheimer's. Moore gives a nice performance and the supporting cast is decent. :7510: 109 - Phantom Threa...
by Rusty
Tue Feb 23, 2021 11:24 am
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Topic: Movies
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:710: 105 - The Garden (2008) - 7/10 - This documentary follows the battle to save the South Central Community Garden in Los Angeles. The site was barren and covered in trash when it was turned into a community garden following the 1992 Los Angeles riots. There were over 300 plots, many run by Latin...
by Rusty
Sun Feb 21, 2021 10:44 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Television Favorites!
Replies: 2067
Views: 502923

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6 - Doom Patrol Season 2 - This season was much shorter than the first one (9 episodes vs 15 episodes), but it was full of plenty of strange adventures. The focus on this season was on family - Niles and his daughter Dorothy, Larry and his sons, Rita and her mother, Cliff and his daughter. I though...
by Rusty
Sat Feb 20, 2021 8:13 pm
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Topic: Television Favorites!
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5 - Perry Mason (2020) Season 1 - I never watched the Raymond Burr version of Perry Mason, but it seemed to be popular. My grandfather enjoyed listening to the radio show back in the 1940s/50s, though. I enjoyed this version and will watch the second season when it comes out on Blu-Ray. It wasn't t...
by Rusty
Sat Feb 20, 2021 11:36 am
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Topic: Movies
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:810: 103 - The Pirates! Band of Misfits (2012) - 8/10 - The Pirate Captain and his crew are pretty ineffectual as pirates, but have great camaraderie and lots of fun. The Pirate Captain want to by Pirate of the Year and sets out to try and earn it. This leads to an adventure with Charles Darwin, Qu...
by Rusty
Fri Feb 19, 2021 11:02 pm
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Topic: Movies
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:6510: 101 - Topper Returns (1941) - 6.5/10 - Cosmo Topper is heading home with his chauffeur when they happen across two young ladies who are headed to the mansion next door. They talk him into giving them a ride to the mansion where one of the ladies is about to inherit the whole estate. That nigh...
by Rusty
Thu Feb 18, 2021 11:52 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Television Favorites!
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Views: 502923

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4 - The Expanse Season 5 - I binged this show over the past couple of days and loved it. They did a nice job adapting the book, which I read last summer. Hopefully they come out with Season 6 in December.
by Rusty
Mon Feb 15, 2021 9:34 pm
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Topic: Movies
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:710: 99 - Tender is the Night (1962) - 7/10 - Jason Robards stars as talented psychiatrist Dick Diver who treats mentally ill heiress Nicole Warren (Jennifer Jones). After she is cured they marry, have two children, and move to the French Riviera. As time passes, Dick becomes dependent on alcohol a...
by Rusty
Sun Feb 14, 2021 6:24 pm
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Topic: Movies
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:610: 98 - My Son John (1952) - 6/10 - Dan and Lucille Jefferson (Dean Jagger and Helen Hayes) are sending two of their sons off to serve their country in the armed forces, but their eldest son John (Robert Walker) couldn't make it home in time for the send off. When he does show up, the parents are...
by Rusty
Sat Feb 13, 2021 7:42 pm
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Topic: Movies
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:7510: 97 - The Puppetoon Movie (1987) - 7.5/10 - I've been watching a lot of animated shorts recently, including a few of George Pal's Puppetoons. I decided to pick up the Blu-Ray of The Puppetoon Movie since it has a number of shorts not available elsewhere. The movie features an intro by Gumby, P...
by Rusty
Fri Feb 12, 2021 11:08 pm
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Topic: Movies
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:7510: 96 - Unconquered (1947) - 7.5/10 - Gary Cooper stars as a Christopher Holden, a British captain during the French and Indian War. He arrives from England on a ship that is carrying a number of bond slaves, including a woman named Abby (Paulette Goddard). An unscrupulous man named Garth tries ...
by Rusty
Thu Feb 11, 2021 11:04 pm
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Topic: Movies
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:7510: 95 - The White Cliffs of Dover (1944) - 7.5/10 - Irene Dunne stars as an American woman who visits England with her father shortly before the first World War begins. She meets an Englishman at a ball just before departing for home and it changes everything for her. They marry and shortly ther...