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Re: The Last Movie Or TV Show You Watched Rating & Review

Postby Pico » Jun Sun 19, 2016 12:41 am

Eye In The Sky (2016)

The moral implications of modern warfare are confronted in Bleecker Street's powerful drama, Eye in the Sky, from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment.
Tackling an ethical dilemma in a thought-provoking suspenseful story, the gritty film stars Academy Award (R) Winner, Helen Mirren (Trumbo, The Queen), Aaron Paul ("Breaking Bad," Need for Speed), Academy Award (R) Nominee Barkhad Abdi (Captain Philips),
Iain Glen ("Game of Thrones," Lara Croft: Tomb Raider) and the late Alan Rickman (Die Hard, Harry Potter) in his final on-screen performance.
Eye in the Sky "holds us in a vise and keeps squeezing" according to Peter Travers of Rolling Stone.
Directed by Academy Award (R) Winner Gavin Hood (Tsotsi, Ender's Game) and written by Guy Hibbert ("Complicit," Five Minutes of Heaven), Eye in the Sky follows Colonel Katherine Powell (Helen Mirren),
a UK-based military officer in command of a top secret drone operation to capture terrorists in Kenya.
Using remote surveillance and on-the-ground intelligence, Powell discovers the targets are planning a suicide bombing and the mission escalates from "capture" to "kill."
But as American pilot Steve Watts (Aaron Paul) is about to engage, a nine-year-old girl enters the kill zone triggering an international dispute, reaching the highest levels of American and British government, over the moral, political and personal implications of modern military operations.


Rating:             R (for some violence images and language.)
Genre:             Drama , Mystery & Suspense
Directed By:    Gavin Hood
Written By:      Guy Hibbert
Runtime:         102 minutes.

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Good movie if you're interested in a fantasy view on modern international warfare, a debate over whether or not to bomb a house with 4 of the most horrible terrorists inside.
I have trouble believing this would occur; however, it was very well done.
Good performance by Helen Miren and by Alan Rickman.

I give it 7,0/10



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Re: The Last Movie Or TV Show You Watched Rating & Review

Postby Pico » Jul Fri 01, 2016 12:38 pm

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016)

In the wake of the destruction of Metropolis, the people try to determine whether Superman should be praised as a hero or if he should turn himself over to the authorities. Batman on the other hand sees Superman as a danger to everyone and prepares to take on the Man of Steel himself. On a side note, Lex Luthor plots to destroy mankind while mysterious Diana Prince/Wonder Woman pursues her own plans. Will one triumph over the other? Or will the world face certain doom?

Rating:             PG13 (for intense sequences of violence and action throughout, and some sensuality)
Genre:             Action & Adventure , Science Fiction & Fantasy
Directed By:    Zack Snyder
Written By:      Zack Snyder , David S. Goyer , Chris Terrio
Runtime:         151 minutes

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Why? How? For who? was this movie made, just beats my reason.

I don't wanna put this movie six feet under but i have some problems with this movie.

Superman is some dude with superpowers who doesn´t do much just being Louis bodyguard.
Batman is just sick of being him, he's old but still tormented by the death of his parents.
Lex...oh lord where to begin, just awful.
Wonder Woman what the hell is she doing there?

Was this a great movie? No, was it horrible? No... But it could have been so much better.
The whole thing felt rushed and unsure of who it was, it just made no sense.

Don't get me wrong, there are good things about this movie i mean the action scene's ,however there are a lot of bad things and somethings just downright awful
I'm sure the comic book freaks will love this movie but the only thing that keeps popping up inside my head is why.

I give it 5,0/10



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Re: The Last Movie Or TV Show You Watched Rating & Review

Postby ctaulbee » Jul Fri 01, 2016 12:55 pm

Agreed Pico, plus I hate Jesse Eisenberg he is just a pitiful actor.

I rather liked Eye In The Sky as dramas go it was pretty good.
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Re: The Last Movie Or TV Show You Watched Rating & Review

Postby kylumi » Jul Sat 02, 2016 3:10 am

Not seen this movie.....(mainly because I think the whole notion is totally implausible, even for comic world) :-?
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Re: The Last Movie Or TV Show You Watched Rating & Review

Postby Pico » Jul Sat 02, 2016 6:50 am

kylumi wrote:Not seen this movie.....(mainly because I think the whole notion is totally implausible, even for comic world) :-?


The whole concept is odd
In the next movie are probably Wonder Woman, Aquaman, Flash and Cyborg friends of Batman and Superman.
Together they will save the world but they will get a quarrel and that will divide them into two camps they will fight against each other.
Oops i'm 4 movies further now, hey this sounds all very familiar. :-?
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Re: The Last Movie Or TV Show You Watched Rating & Review

Postby RRJR84 » Jul Wed 06, 2016 7:34 am

Batman V Superman wasn't horrible but it needs a lot of work and they're rushing into adapting superman's biggest story to compete with marvels movies.

The Justice League Film should rectify what they did wrong with Batman V Superman. Everyone is cheering DC for being dark but dark only works fro certain characters. Superman isn't one of them imo.

I hated doomsday he was poorly done and his movements were almost identical to the hulks in the marvel films. Ben Affleck was an awesome batman and i like the casting of the film minus lex luthor that was just plain bad casting.

Smallvilles lex surpassed eisenberg without even trying. I'm also not sold on Ezra miller as the flash he seems like a big tool imo.

All in all Batman V Superman minus being too dark was much better than the 90's Justice League pilot. I think the creative team behind smallville should be assisting with Justice League related movies and Characters. Imagine that creative team with the millions of dollars for a major motion picture that would epic.
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Re: The Last Movie Or TV Show You SmallvilleRating & Review

Postby RRJR84 » Jul Tue 12, 2016 7:30 am

Smallville Seasons 1-10 9/10 such a phenomenal show and has a comic fan i found so many hidden Easter eggs i never noticed yrs ago the first time i watched it.

The Do Over (2016 Netflix) 7/10 way better the ridiculous 6 but still not not amazingly funny
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Re: The Last Movie Or TV Show You Watched Rating & Review

Postby jaws3dfan » Jul Tue 12, 2016 11:23 am

The Green Room 9/10 - Easily one of the best independent horror/thriller films in the last decade. It's a real shame Anton Yelchin died so tragically, he could have been a star.
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Re: The Last Movie Or TV Show You Watched Rating & Review

Postby bankska22 » Jul Wed 13, 2016 12:42 am

Pico wrote:Eye In The Sky (2016)


I want to see this one.
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Re: The Last Movie Or TV Show You Watched Rating & Review

Postby RRJR84 » Jul Sat 23, 2016 7:31 am

Ghostbusters (2016) 8/10 let just say i was beyond dead set against this reboot however it wasn't nearly as bad as i thought it would be and i don't view as a reboot more like a different version of the main concept. It reminds more of the first scooby-doo film than anything else. ghost effects were great.

Legend Of Tarzan (2016) 10/10 I enjoyed this movie so much it had everything i wanted to see in a Tarzan film and it wasn't another origin story it was set 8 yrs after Tarzan left the jungle and than returns home to help/ I wasn't sure about Samuel L. Jackson but he did an awesome job and Margot Robbie did a fantastic job as a Jane. best live action Tarzan movie Ive seen to date imo
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Re: The Last Movie Or TV Show You Watched Rating & Review

Postby Pico » Aug Fri 12, 2016 1:15 am

The Legend of Tarzan (2016)

It has been years since the man once known as Tarzan (Alexander Skarsgård) left the jungles of Africa behind for a gentrified life as John Clayton III, Lord Greystoke, with his beloved wife, Jane (Margot Robbie) at his side. Now, he has been invited back to the Congo to serve as a trade emissary of Parliament, unaware that he is a pawn in a deadly convergence of greed and revenge, masterminded by the Belgian, Captain Leon Rom (Christoph Waltz). But those behind the murderous plot have no idea what they are about to unleash.

Rating:             PG-13 (for sequences of action and violence, some sensuality and brief rude dialogue)
Genre:             Action & Adventure
Directed By:    David Yates
Written By:      Adam Cozad , Craig Brewer
Runtime:         109 minutes

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I really like this movie, new twist on story line....loved it!
I thought Alexander Skarsgård was absolutely brilliant, I loved the chemistry between him and Margot Robbie, and Samuel Jackson was almost better than usual.
Very adrenaline-pumping visual & sound-effects. Fantastic nature scene shown in the movie
I really enjoyed my experience, best movie I have seen this summer.

I give it 9,0/10



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Re: The Last Movie Or TV Show You Watched Rating & Review

Postby VincentLupo » Aug Fri 12, 2016 1:31 am

I had hoped it would be good.  Thanks for the review.
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Re: The Last Movie Or TV Show You Watched Rating & Review

Postby RRJR84 » Aug Mon 15, 2016 6:09 pm

Suicide Squad 9/10 Great film. still not sold on leto's joker yet.

Triple 9 3/10 boring direct to dvd action flick

Beauty and the beast Season 1 7/10 pretty good first season very different take on the idea.

Point Break 2015 5/10 horrible remake although better stunts the story didn't have what the original had imo.

Barbershop: The Next Cut 8/10 great sequel

I Am Wrath 6/10

13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi 5/10 didn't really do anything for me at all
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Re: The Last Movie Or TV Show You Watched Rating & Review

Postby sk-ar » Sep Thu 15, 2016 5:32 am

Kingsglaive: Final Fantasy XV

Well, i like that kind of things, nothing special about the story, but the realisation comes better and better.
Because it's impressive technicly and graphicly talking, because the plot is common... 8/10

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Re: The Last Movie Or TV Show You Watched Rating & Review

Postby Fogdude » Sep Thu 15, 2016 3:39 pm

Castle (2009-2016) TV Series.

I've been marathon watching this for a week & just started season 6. I like the series & would give it a 9/10 rating. The character interplay is great. Production values are great. Direction is great. The stories are occasionally a bit over the top, but I haven't seen an episode yet that didn't make me laugh out loud, either because of the snarky dialogue, the romantic banter between Castle & Beckett, or just the surprise twists in plot. I find it to be one of the more entertaining long term series I've watched.

I am totally enamored & in love with Stana Katic, who plays Detective Beckett.  :-~
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Re: The Last Movie Or TV Show You Watched Rating & Review

Postby chouette » Sep Tue 20, 2016 9:59 pm

Today I watched "Marauders" and "Now You See Me 2" and liked them both! :-)
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Re: The Last Movie Or TV Show You Watched Rating & Review

Postby RRJR84 » Oct Tue 04, 2016 1:29 am

Luke Cage 8/10 slow start but picks up, i enjoyed it
Now You See Me 2 9/10 great follow up to the first one
The Jungle Book (2016) 8/10 i wasn't sure if i'd like this one but it turned out good
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Re: The Last Movie Or TV Show You Watched Rating & Review

Postby RRJR84 » Nov Thu 24, 2016 3:18 pm

Bad Moms 10/10 super funny movie

Dr. Strange 9/10 was great movie just a few things i didn't like
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Re: The Last Movie Or TV Show You Watched Rating & Review

Postby Fogdude » Nov Thu 24, 2016 3:27 pm

Watched Mechanic: Resurrection (2016)  last night. Not as good as I'd hoped. I never realized what a terrible actress Jessica Alba really is. Statham's action was as good as ever, but there wasn't as much as I'd have liked. Overall, it was OK, but not close to the first one or any of his Transporter films.

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Her emoting was so insincere I had assumed she was faking it to trick Statham's character, but it turned out, she's just bad at it.
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Re: The Last Movie Or TV Show You Watched Rating & Review

Postby sam » Dec Sun 04, 2016 9:06 am

Suicide Squad: good film, but was not the expected and announced highlight 8/10
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Re: The Last Movie Or TV Show You Watched Rating & Review

Postby Fogdude » Dec Sun 04, 2016 11:06 am

My wife & I watched the 6 episode miniseries, The Night Manager (2016), starring Tom Hiddleston & Hugh Laurie, over the past 2 nights. It was much better than I expected & if you're into drama/thrillers, this is good & not something that will require a large time commitment, like a regular series.
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Re: The Last Movie Or TV Show You Watched Rating & Review

Postby ctaulbee » Dec Sun 04, 2016 8:12 pm

Sully (2016)
The story of Chesley Sullenberger, an American pilot who became a hero after landing his damaged plane on the Hudson River in order to save the flight's passengers and crew.

Director: Clint Eastwood
Stars: Tom Hanks, Aaron Eckhart, Laura Linney
Release date: September 9, 2016 (USA)
Box office: 188.4 million USD
Budget: 60 million USD
Production company: Warner Bros.


This was actually better than I expected, well as dramas go, I watched it only because Tom Hanks was in it.

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Re: The Last Movie Or TV Show You Watched Rating & Review

Postby Fogdude » Dec Sun 04, 2016 8:16 pm

I'm planning to see Sully, but because Clint Eastwood directed, not because of Tom Hanks.
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Re: The Last Movie Or TV Show You Watched Rating & Review

Postby chouette » Dec Mon 05, 2016 12:39 am

Fogdude wrote:My wife & I watched the 6 episode miniseries, The Night Manager (2016), starring Tom Hiddleston & Hugh Laurie, over the past 2 nights. It was much better than I expected & if you're into drama/thrillers, this is good & not something that will require a large time commitment, like a regular series.


That's good to know Fog as I just had an awesome deal on the Blu-ray and bought it because I love mini-series and this one looked pretty good. I'll probably watch it sometime this week.
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Re: The Last Movie Or TV Show You Watched Rating & Review

Postby chouette » Dec Mon 05, 2016 12:44 am

ctaulbee wrote:This was actually better than I expected, well as dramas go, I watched it only because Tom Hanks was in it.


Good to know CT as I'm also planning to see it, and also because of Tom Hanks not Clint Eastwood.

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