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by Rusty
Sat Aug 01, 2020 6:09 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Movies
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:7510: 239 - Louisa - 7.5/10 - Ronald Reagan stars as architect Hal Norton. He comes home late one evening with news that he is being promoted to vice president in his company. His family seems very subdued and he finds that it is due to the meddling of his mother who moved in with them a month earl...
by Rusty
Sun Jul 26, 2020 9:12 am
Forum: General
Topic: Movies
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:7510: 236 - The Journey of Natty Gann - 7.5/10 - Natty Gann (Meredith Salenger) is a teenage tomboy during the depression in Chicago. Her widowed father has been out of work for a while, but finds a job one day. The problem is that it will take him to Washington state and he has to leave that eveni...
by Rusty
Sat Jul 25, 2020 11:16 am
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Topic: Movies
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:8510: 233 - The Prisoner of Zenda (1937) - 8.5/10 - Ronald Colman stars as Rudolf Rassendyll, a British tourist to Ruritaria who happens to bear an amazing resemblance to the new King of Ruritaria, a distant cousin whose coronation and marriage are fast approaching. When the king becomes indisposed...
by Rusty
Fri Jul 24, 2020 8:47 am
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Topic: Movies
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:7510: 229 - Cowboy - 7.5/10 - Tom Reece (Glenn Ford) is an experienced cowboy who has just finished a cattle drive. When he heads back to Mexico with his crew, he is joined by hotel clerk Frank Harris (Jack Lemmon) who wants to learn the cattle business and also reunite with his girl Maria, the dau...
by Rusty
Wed Jul 22, 2020 1:15 pm
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Topic: Movies
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:8510: 226 - Pride and Prejudice (1940) - 8.5/10 - This is a very nice adaptation of the Jane Austen novel. It may not be totally faithful to the novel, though how could it be in under two hours, but Greer Garson and Laurence Olivier did a splendid job as Elizabeth Bennet and Mr. Darcy and the rest ...
by Rusty
Tue Jul 21, 2020 10:28 pm
Forum: General
Topic: hows your day going ?
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Re: hows your day going ?

I don't know that I could handle working 10 hours a day anymore. I've kind of fallen out of the habit.

My softball team started their season last week. It is only going to be 6 weeks of double headers, but so far so good - we're 3-1 after two weeks.
by Rusty
Tue Jul 21, 2020 4:13 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Movies
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:8510: 224 - Parasite - 8.5/10 - This Korean comedy/drama wasn't quite what I was expecting, but I still thought it was very well done. :810: 225 - Terminator: Dark Fate - 8/10 - This has gotten a lot of bad reviews, but I thought it was pretty good. Plenty of action, a fair amount of humor, good le...
by Rusty
Sun Jul 19, 2020 11:32 am
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Topic: Movies
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:810: 220 - Boom Town - 8/10 - John Sand (Spencer Tracy) and John McMasters (Clark Gable) become partners and best friends on the oil fields of Oklahoma. Their relationship and their fortunes have a series of ups and downs over the year. The first crack in their friendship is their love for the same...
by Rusty
Sat Jul 18, 2020 9:22 pm
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Topic: Movies
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:710: 218 - Pal Joey - 7/10 - Frank Sinatra stars as a nightclub singer who dreams of opening up his own club. He doesn't have a great reputation, in part because of his womanizing ways. He gets involved with two women - Vera (Rita Hayworth), a former burlesque dancer and now a wealthy widow - and L...
by Rusty
Fri Jul 17, 2020 12:21 pm
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Topic: Movies
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:710: 217 - First Wives Club - 7/10 - When a middle aged socialite commits suicide after her husband left her for a younger woman, her best friends from college get back together for the first time in over 25 years. They discover that they all have problems with their ex-husbands and decide to get s...
by Rusty
Wed Jul 15, 2020 9:13 pm
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Topic: Movies
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:810: 215 - Sunflower - 8/10 - Sophia Loren stars as a woman who gets married shortly before her husband is sent to fight against the Russians during World War II. Years later when the war is over, her husband does not return with the other soldiers. He is officially listed as missing and she spends...
by Rusty
Tue Jul 14, 2020 1:28 pm
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Topic: Movies
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:7510: 211 - Big Deal on Madonna Street - 7.5/10 - This Italian comedy features a group of small time thieves who aren't very good at it who plan to rob a pawn shop. Think of it as a sort of low level Ocean's 11 where things don't go exactly as planned. It was a decent film. :610: 212 - Zus & Zo - 6...
by Rusty
Sun Jul 12, 2020 10:18 am
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Topic: Movies
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:710: 206 - In the Navy - 7/10 - The second Abbott and Costello service comedy isn't quite as good as the first one (Buck Privates), but it certainly has its moments. A popular singer (Dick Powell) disappears and joins the navy under his real name. He becomes friends with two inept sailors (Abbott a...
by Rusty
Sat Jul 11, 2020 10:53 am
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Topic: Movies
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:810: 201 - The Magic Flute - 8/10 - Ingmar Bergman filmed the Mozart opera in Swedish and the result is pretty good. :810: 202 - Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1941) - 8/10 - This version stars Spencer Tracy, Ingrid Bergman and Lana Turner. Tracy was convincing in both parts and I thought the movie overa...
by Rusty
Fri Jul 10, 2020 10:30 pm
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Topic: Movies
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:6510: 199 - Casanova Brown - 6.5/10 - A descendant of Casanova finds himself in a similar situation when he gets a message on the night of his wedding rehearsal. He quickly runs off to Chicago to find his first love and is subjected to a battery of tests at a maternity hospital. There were parts th...