Films - not movies

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Re: Films - not movies

Post by mike » Fri 08 Dec, 2017 3:33 pm

Classic Sci-Fi:
Forbidden Planet
The Day The Earth Stood Still (1951)
Blade Runner
Close Encounters of the Third Kind
The Empire Strikes Back
Alien
The Wrath Of Khan (1982)
RoboCop (1987)
Terminator 2
Jurassic Park (1993)
The Fifth Element
The Matrix
Galaxy Quest
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Post by Harvey » Fri 08 Dec, 2017 4:17 pm

From dusk till dawn is a classic. Also most the movies George Romero put together

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Post by Cultured Bogan » Fri 08 Dec, 2017 4:22 pm

Seven Samurai.
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Post by Geo. » Fri 08 Dec, 2017 4:59 pm

Watched one the other day on Fox I'd forgotten about Arlington Road..Jeff Bridges and Tim Robbins at his finest..
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Post by Tacky » Sun 10 Dec, 2017 4:26 pm

Aliens > Alien
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Post by NT Tiger » Sun 10 Dec, 2017 5:49 pm

My all time favourite, Blood Simple. The original american version.
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Post by jadtiger » Sun 10 Dec, 2017 6:35 pm

Cultured Bogan wrote:
Fri 08 Dec, 2017 4:22 pm
Seven Samurai.
Kurosawa made some excellent movies which hollywood copied.Magnificent Seven and Star Wars being the 2 most notable

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Post by Cultured Bogan » Sun 10 Dec, 2017 9:46 pm

jadtiger wrote:
Sun 10 Dec, 2017 6:35 pm
Cultured Bogan wrote:
Fri 08 Dec, 2017 4:22 pm
Seven Samurai.
Kurosawa made some excellent movies which hollywood copied.Magnificent Seven and Star Wars being the 2 most notable
Yojimbo as well (a fistful of dollars.)
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Post by GNR4LIFE » Sun 10 Dec, 2017 9:59 pm

Plan 9 From Outer Space.

Ed Wood with Johnny Depp playing Ed is also a classic.

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Post by willow » Mon 11 Dec, 2017 6:01 am

Some of the more recent action/thriller oriented films I've seen:

Sicario
Wind River
Bladerunner 2049

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Post by Byron Bay Fan » Mon 11 Dec, 2017 8:17 am

what is the difference between films and movies?
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Post by Russell » Mon 11 Dec, 2017 8:23 am

Byron Bay Fan wrote:
Mon 11 Dec, 2017 8:17 am
what is the difference between films and movies?
Thought you were smarter than that BBF!

One is spelt F I L M S and the other is spelt M O V I E S.

That is the difference....Simples

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Post by hobbo » Mon 11 Dec, 2017 8:51 am

Russell wrote:
Mon 11 Dec, 2017 8:23 am
Byron Bay Fan wrote:
Mon 11 Dec, 2017 8:17 am
what is the difference between films and movies?
Thought you were smarter than that BBF!

One is spelt F I L M S and the other is spelt M O V I E S.

That is the difference....Simples
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Post by hobbo » Mon 11 Dec, 2017 8:53 am

Byron Bay Fan wrote:
Mon 11 Dec, 2017 8:17 am
what is the difference between films and movies?
Movie/movies is an American term

Film/ Films is an English term

Simples !
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Post by Byron Bay Fan » Mon 11 Dec, 2017 4:15 pm

hobbo wrote:
Mon 11 Dec, 2017 8:53 am
Byron Bay Fan wrote:
Mon 11 Dec, 2017 8:17 am
what is the difference between films and movies?
Movie/movies is an American term

Film/ Films is an English term

Simples !
So was Mike the thread starter referring to UK productions only?
Malcolm Knox: What has happened this week is a pity for the Tigers, a pity for Jason Taylor and a pity for Robbie Farah, who had achieved more than the Big Four put together but was somehow turned into collateral damage. (SMH 25-26 March, 2017)

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Post by hobbo » Mon 11 Dec, 2017 4:41 pm

Byron Bay Fan wrote:
Mon 11 Dec, 2017 4:15 pm
hobbo wrote:
Mon 11 Dec, 2017 8:53 am
Byron Bay Fan wrote:
Mon 11 Dec, 2017 8:17 am
what is the difference between films and movies?
Movie/movies is an American term

Film/ Films is an English term

Simples !
So was Mike the thread starter referring to UK productions only?
Don't know mate ... Ask him !
American History started the thread , Mike just bumped the thread .
We need mongrel ..
No more plodders !

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Post by Byron Bay Fan » Mon 11 Dec, 2017 5:15 pm

hobbo wrote:
Mon 11 Dec, 2017 4:41 pm
Byron Bay Fan wrote:
Mon 11 Dec, 2017 4:15 pm
hobbo wrote:
Mon 11 Dec, 2017 8:53 am
Byron Bay Fan wrote:
Mon 11 Dec, 2017 8:17 am
what is the difference between films and movies?
Movie/movies is an American term

Film/ Films is an English term

Simples !
So was Mike the thread starter referring to UK productions only?
Don't know mate ... Ask him !
American History started the thread , Mike just bumped the thread .
I wonder what American History thinks about recents films on his mate Donald and how he will be judged in history?
Malcolm Knox: What has happened this week is a pity for the Tigers, a pity for Jason Taylor and a pity for Robbie Farah, who had achieved more than the Big Four put together but was somehow turned into collateral damage. (SMH 25-26 March, 2017)

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Post by Spud Murphy » Mon 11 Dec, 2017 10:17 pm

Byron Bay Fan wrote:
Mon 11 Dec, 2017 5:15 pm
hobbo wrote:
Mon 11 Dec, 2017 4:41 pm
Byron Bay Fan wrote:
Mon 11 Dec, 2017 4:15 pm
hobbo wrote:
Mon 11 Dec, 2017 8:53 am


Movie/movies is an American term

Film/ Films is an English term

Simples !
So was Mike the thread starter referring to UK productions only?
Don't know mate ... Ask him !
American History started the thread , Mike just bumped the thread .
I wonder what American History thinks about recents films on his mate Donald and how he will be judged in history?
Donald 'pouting duck bum face' Trump?

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