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Film, DVD, and TV Discuss the latest movies at the theatre and on DVD, as well as what is on TV. ACG film reviews will also be found here.

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"Les demoiselles de Rochefort" , 1966 , musical from Jacques Demy.
Catherine Deneuve and her sister Françoise d'Orleac. Music by Michel Legrand
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The Movie I saw in a theater would have to be Rogue One a Star Wars story.
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Watching the classic movie: 'Twelve O'Clock High' (1949).
Great B/W WW2 movie about leadership. Tough group commander Gregory Peck restores the broken morale of a hard-luck bomber squadron.
Air battle scenes at the end are authentic and great!
Yeah Peck was a great example of the old military doctrine- "When you're in command, COMMAND!"
PS- but i have to say i don't like the ending of the film at all when Peck goes into some kind of silly catatonic trance.
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I saw the movie The Generals Daughter Epix a couple of days ago. I wonder what punishment was handed down to General Campell after he was court martialed for covering up the rape of his daughter?
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Catch 22

Golden oldie with some memorable scenes.
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Catch 22

Golden oldie with some memorable scenes.
Remember only the B25 tail semi sunk in the Mediterranean....
Says a lot on my comprehensive capabilities
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Golden oldie with some memorable scenes.
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Remember only the B25 tail semi sunk in the Mediterranean....
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Don't bother it isn't really that good. Some memorable scenes (e.g. the taking off of the bombers in the beginning of the movie) but their connection into a coherent story that appeared so flawlessly and effortless in the book isn't duplicated in the movie.
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Don't bother it isn't really that good. Some memorable scenes (e.g. the taking off of the bombers in the beginning of the movie) but their connection into a coherent story that appeared so flawlessly and effortless in the book isn't duplicated in the movie.
Probably the most perfect example of the book being 100times better than the movie...............I laughed out loud reading that book probably more than any other............
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Went and saw Blade Runner today, it was okay.

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Last night I watched Goodnight Mister Tom.
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