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by bedraggled
Fri Dec 11, 2020 11:10 am
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Favorite Movies - Your Short List
Replies: 131
Views: 3698

Re: Favorite Movies - Your Short List

"Wind Talkers" seemed quite realistic.

You people were correct about "National Treasure." Thanks.
by bedraggled
Fri Dec 11, 2020 7:18 am
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Favorite Movies - Your Short List
Replies: 131
Views: 3698

Re: Favorite Movies - Your Short List

Paul Newman: -Cat on A Hot Tin Roof (Mendacity, anyone)? -Butch Cassidy And The Sundance Kid (There are no rules in a knife fight). -The Hustler (Jackie Gleason was known as 'The Great One). Jackie Gleason: -The Hustler, -Smokey And The Bandit (See the Gleason comment above). Brad Garrett: -Gleason,...
by bedraggled
Fri Dec 11, 2020 5:34 am
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Favorite Movies - Your Short List
Replies: 131
Views: 3698

Re: Favorite Movies - Your Short List

Vinny, Field of Dreams isn't really a baseball movie. Also, I could not have predicted the ending. My father schooled me on baseball legends of the past. When K Costner was telling his daughter about the late greats of the game, he left out Stan Musial. Musial was the only opposing player Dodger fan...
by bedraggled
Thu Dec 10, 2020 8:15 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Favorite Movies - Your Short List
Replies: 131
Views: 3698

Re: Favorite Movies - Your Short List

-Iron Lady (Meryl Streep as Thatcher. Thatcher is well played in the current binge, "The Crown"). -the cult favorite, "Office Space." (The people making this film were concerned this movie would damage the career of Jennifer Anniston. She brushed that aside and contributed to a great production). -M...
by bedraggled
Thu Dec 10, 2020 8:04 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Favorite Movies - Your Short List
Replies: 131
Views: 3698

Re: Favorite Movies - Your Short List

Foreign movies: -Jean de Florette, -Manon of The Spring, -Babette's Feast, -La Vie en Rose, -Dalida, -Amelie, -Chocolate, -In Bruges (We went there last year because of the movie. Great cast), -A Very Long Engagement, -He loves me... He Loves Me Not, -I Was A Male War Bride (Cary Grant, filmed in bo...
by bedraggled
Thu Dec 10, 2020 7:51 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Favorite Movies - Your Short List
Replies: 131
Views: 3698

Re: Favorite Movies - Your Short List

-Halloween (with JL Curtis. The day I met DW, I Asked if she would watch it as Michael came home to wipe out the whole neighborhood). -The Blues Brothers (Steven Spieilberg played the Cook County Assessor who gave Jake and Elwood the receipt for the $5,000 tax bill on the orphanage way back in 1979)...
by bedraggled
Thu Dec 10, 2020 7:42 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Favorite Movies - Your Short List
Replies: 131
Views: 3698

Re: Favorite Movies - Your Short List

Music: -Stop Making Sense, 1983, -David Byrne's American Utopia (2019, on Broadway. Best music video since Stop Making Sense; available on Prime Video), -Let It Be [the roof top concert; could be difficult to find]. -Beyond The Sea (Kevin Spacey may have made an American Classic). Movies, again: Dor...
by bedraggled
Thu Dec 10, 2020 7:22 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Favorite Movies - Your Short List
Replies: 131
Views: 3698

Re: Favorite Movies - Your Short List

-Nutty Professor (critics say Jerry Lewis should have received the Oscar for this one), -Americanization of Emily (before Mary Poppins), _Good Will Hunting ( a $1.50 in library late fees can supplant a Harvard degree) -Cool Runnings, -Evita =Princess Diaries (really, people), -Devil Wears Prada (whi...
by bedraggled
Thu Dec 10, 2020 7:03 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Favorite Movies - Your Short List
Replies: 131
Views: 3698

Re: Favorite Movies - Your Short List

-Trading Places, -The Mask, -Liar, Liar, -Pollack (Ed Harris is the biggest Mickey Mantle fan in Hollywood), -Roman Holiday, -"61" (Mickey Mantle, again) -Inglorious Bastards, -Major League, -Support Your Local Sheriff (an unappreciated must), -Mr. & Mrs. Smith, -Men in Black, -Bringing Up Baby. - P...
by bedraggled
Thu Dec 10, 2020 6:53 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Favorite Movies - Your Short List
Replies: 131
Views: 3698

Re: Favorite Movies - Your Short List

-Home Alone 3, -To Kill A Mockingbird, -Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House, -Night of The Living Dead, -Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde (Spencer Tracy- and don't watch it alone), -Father of The Bride, Spencer Tracy), -The Awful Truth, -His Girl Friday, -Mr. Roberts -Melancholia (K Dunst is known for more th...
by bedraggled
Thu Dec 10, 2020 6:44 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Favorite Movies - Your Short List
Replies: 131
Views: 3698

Re: Favorite Movies - Your Short List

-Airplane I and II (a rarity when the sequel is better), -Field of Dreams, -Mad Mad Mad Mad World (the music was A+, too), -Father Goose (Cary Grant's penultimate and the character he said is most like himself), -Cinderella Man, -Harvey, -Animal House, -Caddy Shack, -You've Got Mail, -Toy Story, -Mu...
by bedraggled
Mon Oct 12, 2020 6:20 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Maybe we will see time travelers this year
Replies: 12
Views: 310

Re: Maybe we will see time travelers this year

The NY Post suggested the election year USA, 1876, was comparable to 2020.