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by Dan Warburton
Sun Aug 30, 2020 11:43 pm
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2020
Replies: 470
Views: 50141

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Watched through the entire Ghibli catalogue, and a wonderful experience it is. Aha, that's why we haven't heard from you for a while! If you don’t like it, there is a stone where your heart should be and I don’t want to know you. I'll have to remember that one for future use. Your write-up makes me...
by Dan Warburton
Sun Aug 30, 2020 4:34 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2020
Replies: 470
Views: 50141

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https://theactionelite.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/Kinjite-Forbidden-Subjects-1989-4.jpg J. Lee Thompson, Kinjite Forbidden Subjects , 1989 Thompson and Bronson's final collaboration is a weak, weary affair, with Charlie trying not very hard to play a rulebreaking Dirty Harry -style vice squad d...
by Dan Warburton
Sun Aug 30, 2020 4:30 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2020
Replies: 470
Views: 50141

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https://i.pinimg.com/originals/eb/95/06/eb95062d629ddaeee229649ae65c74ab.jpg George Cukor / Joseph Strick, Justine , 1969 A total bloody mess from start to finish, this dreadfully wooden adaptation of the first novel in Lawrence Durrell's overrated (and already dated even when it appeared) Alexandr...
by Dan Warburton
Sun Aug 30, 2020 2:24 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2020
Replies: 470
Views: 50141

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https://previews.agefotostock.com/previewimage/medibigoff/a694e11837cb94442e42057127059a66/mev-12075052.jpg Henry Hathaway, Fourteen Hours , 1951 Apologies for the stock photo, but it's the best one I could find. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fourteen_Hours is a very interesting read, with lots of ...
by Dan Warburton
Tue Aug 18, 2020 12:08 pm
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2020
Replies: 470
Views: 50141

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https://www.cinemasalademande.com/68512-gallery_medium/l-homme-qui-aimait-les-seins-bosom-friend-vost.jpg Ulrich Seidl, Der Busenfreund ("The Bosom Friend") , 1997 It's hard to believe, watching any of Ulrich Seidl's documentaries, that they aren't in some way rigged (you might say the same of Herz...
by Dan Warburton
Tue Aug 18, 2020 12:07 pm
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2020
Replies: 470
Views: 50141

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https://www.cinematheque.fr/cache/media/match-point/s,725-ed689d.jpg Woody Allen, Match Point , 2005 I made friends with trumpeter Greg Kelley after he told me he enjoyed my distinctly unenthusiastic review of his solo album on Meniscus years ago. Bad reviews are more fun than good ones, he said - ...
by Dan Warburton
Tue Aug 18, 2020 12:06 pm
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2020
Replies: 470
Views: 50141

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https://2.bp.blogspot.com/-QrhIk-6QKW4/UMDL6LInSGI/AAAAAAAAhKc/7SvxVeSd6Tg/s1600/Charles+Napier.jpg Russ Meyer, Supervixens , 1975 No apologies for not featuring yet another screenshot of one of the director's beloved buxom beauties, but Charles Napier's bathtub massacre is by far and away the best...
by Dan Warburton
Tue Aug 18, 2020 12:06 pm
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2020
Replies: 470
Views: 50141

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Ah, I'm waiting for Season 4 to show up on KG, if only to find out how Coogan got his ass out of the desert in Morocco :D
by Dan Warburton
Mon Aug 17, 2020 7:04 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2020
Replies: 470
Views: 50141

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https://www.slashfilm.com/wp/wp-content/images/americangraffiti-guys-drivein.jpg George Lucas, American Graffiti , 1973 https://www.rogerebert.com/reviews/american-graffiti-1973 Ebert's glowing review is one of many. Or try this: https://the-take.com/read/what-makes-american-graffiti-such-a-beloved...
by Dan Warburton
Sun Aug 16, 2020 4:48 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2020
Replies: 470
Views: 50141

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https://img.lemde.fr/2011/07/07/86/0/1200/600/688/0/60/0/ill_1546216_f090_the-trip-bis.jpg Michael Winterbottom, The Trip (Seasons 1-3), 2010-2017 Yeah, OK, this should be in I Hate TV but wtf, a cinema version already exists. Reviews range from mad rave to tired yawn, and I can see why. Fans of St...
by Dan Warburton
Fri Aug 14, 2020 11:24 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2020
Replies: 470
Views: 50141

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https://www.bynwr.com/imager/www_bynwr_com/49cd9e07a5704093b5019b3b16f0082d/88f5b1a30f4ba3549abd644642fa305d_W640.jpg Various (curated by Peter Conheim), Ears, Eyes and Throats: Restored Classic and Lost Punk Films 1976-1981 , 2019 No prizes for spotting Devo, and I guess everyone by now has seen T...
by Dan Warburton
Wed Aug 12, 2020 11:18 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2020
Replies: 470
Views: 50141

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https://cdn.nordiskfilmogtvfond.com/assets/news/_contentImage/The-Oath_Baltasar-Kormakur_Johann-G-Johannsson%C2%A9Lilja_Jonsdottir.jpg Baltasar Kormákur, Eiðurinn AKA The Oath , 2016 Kormákur gets better and better with each film, as both director and actor. Here he plays a surgeon whose attempts t...
by Dan Warburton
Wed Aug 12, 2020 11:09 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2020
Replies: 470
Views: 50141

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https://medias.unifrance.org/medias/99/85/218467/format_page/media.jpg Jean-Claude Brisseau, La croisée des chemins , 1976 Brisseau's first feature-length film was shot on Super 8 and already starred his future partner Lisa Heredia (aka Maria Luisa Garcia), who's helped tidy up and reissue this and...
by Dan Warburton
Wed Aug 12, 2020 10:57 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2020
Replies: 470
Views: 50141

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https://images.lpcdn.ca/924x615/201207/17/530324-guillaume-depardieu-scene-versailles-avec.jpg Pierre Schoeller, Versailles , 2008 One of the last films Guillaume Depardieu made before his untimely death, and one of his best performances, though most folk will probably focus their attention on litt...
by Dan Warburton
Mon Aug 10, 2020 11:08 pm
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2020
Replies: 470
Views: 50141

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https://i1.wp.com/www.aviewtoaqueue.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/Zelig-2.png Woody Allen, Zelig , 1983 "I'm awfully sorry for marrying all those women. It just, I don't know, it just seemed like the thing to do. My deepest apology goes to the Trochman family in Detroit. I never delivered a baby b...
by Dan Warburton
Sun Aug 09, 2020 3:36 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2020
Replies: 470
Views: 50141

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https://s3.amazonaws.com/filmlinc/assets/uploads/comment/archives/blacksnake1.jpg Russ Meyer, Black Snake , 1973 Shot in Barbados on a shoestring budget - Meyer only got permission to shoot there because he told the government "the blacks win" - the director's only foray into blaxploitation bombed ...
by Dan Warburton
Tue Aug 04, 2020 11:56 pm
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2020
Replies: 470
Views: 50141

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https://3.bp.blogspot.com/-ZEQtlD_Y22M/Vd5sNH1YDTI/AAAAAAAAWhs/8GMGuw66Voc/s1600/Another%2BWoman%2B2.jpg Woody Allen, Another Woman , 1988 Plenty of interesting observations on the Wiki page https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Another_Woman_(1988_film) and Roger's review is on the money (if a little spoi...
by Dan Warburton
Mon Aug 03, 2020 11:21 pm
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2020
Replies: 470
Views: 50141

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https://images.mubicdn.net/images/film/31845/cache-22468-1514308044/image-w1280.jpg?size=740x Ulrich Seidl, Spass ohne Grenzen ("Fun Without Limits") , 1998 Europapark is a huge, horrendous theme park in the Rhine Valley outside the town of Rust, several of whose inhabitants, with silent spouses at...
by Dan Warburton
Fri Jul 31, 2020 1:33 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2020
Replies: 470
Views: 50141

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I finally got that Complete BBC Shakespeare set from e-bay for the lowlow price of $90, box notes in Korean but subtitles in English, came to $2.36 per disc! Excellent Cymbeline, solid cast overall with a charmingly icy Claire Bloom as The Queen and Helen Mirren giving the kind of magnificent perfo...
by Dan Warburton
Wed Jul 29, 2020 2:22 am
Forum: I Hate Film
Topic: Recently Watched Films 2020
Replies: 470
Views: 50141

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Long time I haven't seen it, I didn't remember the Poelvoorde cameo. I thought Isabelle Adjani also appeared in this one, but not sure anymore... (wait till you see who plays his long-lost lover..) Ah, spoiler alert! There's a cool Fred Poulet Making Of documentary too - https://karagarga.in/detail...