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Re: Write about the last movie you watched
« Reply #21670 on: October 30, 2009, 10:06:59 PM »
I share your sentiments.  I really loved it.  Wish I cold have seen it in 3D.  My biggest blunder of the year.
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Re: Write about the last movie you watched
« Reply #21671 on: October 30, 2009, 10:12:10 PM »
Pride and Prejudice

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This has to be one of the best, and most faithful, adaptations of a classic novel ever transfered to film. I have loved this novel most of my life an have no idea why I never saw this version. It is magnificent.

A couple of weeks ago I said some very unkind things about Joe Wright for inflicting the horrible The Soloist on the world but with P&P he has created a very beautiful film.

The famous proposal was absolutely perfectly shot. It is one of my favorite film scenes of all time now.

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Re: Write about the last movie you watched
« Reply #21672 on: October 30, 2009, 10:14:32 PM »
I share your sentiments.  I really loved it.  Wish I cold have seen it in 3D.  My biggest blunder of the year.

The worst thing is watching the 3D version on the DVD.  It's like a cruel joke.

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Re: Write about the last movie you watched
« Reply #21673 on: October 30, 2009, 10:35:32 PM »
Nobody does it like Polanski, watch Rosemary's baby if you haven't already.

On it. I am going to demolish his entire works. He is 3/3 so far. Repulsion, Chinatown and The Pianist are all masterpieces.
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Re: Write about the last movie you watched
« Reply #21674 on: October 30, 2009, 10:41:00 PM »
Pride and Prejudice

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This has to be one of the best, and most faithful, adaptations of a classic novel ever transfered to film. I have loved this novel most of my life an have no idea why I never saw this version. It is magnificent.

A couple of weeks ago I said some very unkind things about Joe Wright for inflicting the horrible The Soloist on the world but with P&P he has created a very beautiful film.

The famous proposal was absolutely perfectly shot. It is one of my favorite film scenes of all time now.

My job is done...

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Re: Write about the last movie you watched
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Re: Write about the last movie you watched
« Reply #21676 on: October 30, 2009, 11:10:24 PM »
Nobody does it like Polanski, watch Rosemary's baby if you haven't already.

On it. I am going to demolish his entire works. He is 3/3 so far. Repulsion, Chinatown and The Pianist are all masterpieces.

Don't forget Knife in the Water.

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Re: Write about the last movie you watched
« Reply #21677 on: October 30, 2009, 11:11:30 PM »
Pride and Prejudice

This has to be one of the best, and most faithful, adaptations of a classic novel ever transfered to film.

Um, no. You may like the movie as much as you like, but please, please do not call this film a faithful adaptation.

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Re: Write about the last movie you watched
« Reply #21678 on: October 30, 2009, 11:11:49 PM »
Young@Heart (Stephen Walker, 2008)

A lovely little film.
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Re: Write about the last movie you watched
« Reply #21679 on: October 30, 2009, 11:14:43 PM »
Pride and Prejudice

This has to be one of the best, and most faithful, adaptations of a classic novel ever transfered to film.

Um, no. You may like the movie as much as you like, but please, please do not call this film a faithful adaptation.

He's right.  Most faithful.  Sorry.  I've read the book 4 times, twice since seeing the film.  Its bang on.
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