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Old 03-31-2008, 01:53 PM   #901
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I also netflix the series "The Unit" same people that did "24" not as good for sure but entertaining if not a litttle soapy.
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Old 03-31-2008, 04:09 PM   #902
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I just finished watching Life is Beautiful. What a wonderful story!
It's indeed a beautiful film isn't it Connie. It was so heart wrenchingly painful and sad at the end and it was all the more so because it was so subtly carried out. One of the most memorable films I have ever seen.
Have you ever seen il Postino, the postman? Another Italian film which made its name internationally in the 90's. The setting is different but it has very similar feeling and charm, so discreetly funny, poignant and romantic all at the same time without becoming ever over the top. If you haven't had a chance, I highly recommend it

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Old 04-03-2008, 07:11 AM   #903
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i watched the cleaner which was surprisingly good, Samuel L Jackson was fantastic as always.
lead me not into temptation for you are slow and will only get in the way
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Old 04-08-2008, 11:50 AM   #904
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We watched Tube Tales last night. Nine stories based on the true-life experiences of London Underground passengers. It left us both a bit sad and we had to watch an episode of Futurama after to cheer us up.

I also saw The Orphanage over the weekend. I was actually expecting something different and was pleasantly surprised by how much I liked it. Not a movie I would add to our DVD collection, but I did enjoy it.
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Old 04-08-2008, 12:24 PM   #905
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"it happens every spring".

a great, old baseball movie starring ray milland.
The next time someone asks what you did this past weekend, squint really hard and say, "Why, what did you hear?"
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Old 04-08-2008, 12:24 PM   #906
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Last night I watched Futurama: Bender's Big Score. Not bad. Not great, but not bad.
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Old 04-08-2008, 12:28 PM   #907
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I watched "Guess who's coming to dinner on Sunday". Great film as part of its time. Mind you I jknow some who would still be shocked these days.
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Old 04-12-2008, 04:14 PM   #908
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I watched "Guess who's coming to dinner on Sunday". Great film as part of its time. Mind you I jknow some who would still be shocked these days.
Really? back in the 70's there was interracial dating at my high school which was on a military base and it was not a big deal--- nearly all the jocks were dating girls of different races and everyone got along---even Shaq attended our high school long after I left and was considered quite a catch even back then.......it was great and I realize now how unique and wonderful it was
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Old 04-12-2008, 04:23 PM   #909
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"The Lives of Others" about the Stasi in East Germany during the 80s.

a must-see/
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Old 04-12-2008, 06:30 PM   #910
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I finally watched No Reservations last night. It was a sweet story and the male lead was very easy on the eyes so I give it a thumbs up.

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