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    The House - debuting on HBO

    Trying to get my moneys worth on HBO NOW, the local rag says at 8:30pm PST (2/17/18) "The House" with Will Farrell and Amy Poehler debuts. So it's on my schedule.


    Later: "the House" was very...
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    Fifty Shades Freed

    This is the last installment of a forgettable erotic trilogy. Fortunately the only part I have seen. It's really creepy sex scene exploitation stuff. Look elsewhere before buying a ticket for this...
  3. Thread: Phantom Thread

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    Phantom Thread

    2-13-2018 --- Daniel Day-Lewis as an eminent 1950's British couturier falls in love with a young waitress --- no more plot comments here... you must see this film!. This is writer/director Paul...
  4. Thread: Logan --(2017)

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    Logan --(2017)

    I'm a late comer to HBO. This is the first title I have seen among their offerings. I would never pay money to see this in theater so congrats to HBO to bringing relatively new releases to the tube....
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    Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

    2-4-18 Without a culprit in her daughter's murder case, Mildred Hayes (Francis McDormand) makes a bold move, painting three signs leading into her town with a controversial message directed at...
  6. Thread: Welcome!

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    Sticky: Welcome!

    I'm so glad to have you join us. Please feel welcome to join in and write your thoughts in our "Serious Film Discussion Forum". This includes films at the cinema, netflix, amazon, where ever you...
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    Z - (Zelda) The beginning of everything

    2-1-18 Zelda Fitzgerald was an American socialite, novelist, painter and wife of author F. Scott Fitzgerald. Born in Montgomery, Alabama, she was noted for her beauty and high spirits, and was...
  8. Sneaky Pete ----- solid reason to go Amaz. Prime

    2-1-18 - "Sneaky Pete" entire first season ready for you to binge watch as a give away on Prime. Giovanni Ribisi plays the role of Marius, a con man who when paroled tries to leave his old life...
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    Ozark --- Second season is happening

    2/1/18 - The first season of Ozark got off to a rocky start.. but as viewership went to the last episode it had garnered an enthusiastic support group. This is not super innovative plot presentation...
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    Lady Bird - this is entertaining?

    1-29-18 ----> Academy Nominated for Best Picture, Best Actress and Best Supporting Actress. First off I think this one is a real yawner and not worth the price of admission. Wait for the release to...
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    "Allied" ---here's one to watch

    Allied was released in 2016 and went relatively unnoticed, still grossed $119 million worlwide and was nominated by the Academy for Best costume design. Directed by Robert Zemeckis, Brad Pitt and...
  12. Molly's Game --Academy nominee Best ScreenPlay

    Jan 27, 2018 ----- Interesting story about Molly Bloom, an Olympic-class skier who ran the world's most exclusive high-stakes poker game and became an FBI target. I don't understand the screenplay...
  13. The Shape of Water --- a fantasy too hard to accept?

    Jan. 27, 2018. The recipient of 13 Academy Award nominations! An exceptionally well produced fantasy which is so outside reality it will be a turn off to many traditional picture audiences. The...
  14. Thread: The Crown

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    The Crown

    Netflix comes up with a winner on a series based on an award winning play ("The Audience"). The life of Elizabeth II played by Claire Foy from 1940 to the present. Two season so far available.
  15. The Post --Academy rightly snubs Spielberg and others

    Nominated for Golden Globes... this picture, best actress (Streep), actor (Hanks), Director (Spielberg) all lost.
    Academy snubs Spielberg and Hanks and gives a nod to the picture and Streep.
    A...
  16. Thread: Dunkirk

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    Dunkirk

    ***** - Five Stars

    July 26, 2017 Don't miss...this is monumental
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    Selena ----on HBO

    The excellent 2019 bio-pic "Selena" in available on HBO NOW. Jennifer Lopez does a great job.
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    A disaster now going direct to video....on Netflix

    A disaster now going direct to video....on Netflix
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    "Loving" now on HBO NOW

    Highly Recommended. Loving is a 2016 American historical drama film which tells the story of Richard and Mildred Loving, the plaintiffs in the 1967 U.S. Supreme Court decision Loving v. Virginia,...
  20. "The Americans" --5th Season - now on Amazon

    The fifth season of the American television drama series The Americans, comprising 13 episodes, aired on FX from March 7 to May 30, 2017. The show has become a shadow of its original self. If you...
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    House of Cards 5th Season - Netflix

    Finally the 5th season got released in the US in March. (Spoiler alert - stop now)


    The show is really showing boredom as its in a stretch for interesting story ideas. If you binge watch to the...
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    Search Party on HBO NOW

    Prooduced in 2014 but not released in the US till 2016 and in very limited distribution...Thanks to HBO NOW you can see this wacky, hilarious comedy that pulls out all the stops. Three insane buddies...
  23. Breaking Bad and Better Call Saul on Netflix

    Where have you been? The best there is on Video Streaming!!!!
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    Gypsy on Netflix

    Gypsy on Netflix is really boring... turned it off after ep 1.
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    Alien - Covenant

    4 Stars ****

    Ridney Scott (now in his eighties) comes to the recuse. Probably the best of the four Aliens, this one is scarey as hell and is a treat to anyone involved with the series.
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