Author Topic: 1990s Far East Bracket  (Read 105440 times)

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Re: 1990s Far East Bracket
« Reply #1650 on: December 17, 2017, 02:39:57 PM »
Ghibli v Wong, can't go wong with that.

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I'm ignoring your verdict until I get my own posted. The suspense will motivate me.

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Looking forward to it. Could be the first film to advance to the sweet sixteen!

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Re: 1990s Far East Bracket
« Reply #1651 on: December 17, 2017, 05:56:25 PM »
I have both films sitting in front of me, but I haven't been watching any movies for the last few weeks.  Getting to them soon.
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Re: 1990s Far East Bracket
« Reply #1652 on: December 22, 2017, 05:45:32 PM »
Same. Will probably get my verdict done after the holidays.

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Re: 1990s Far East Bracket
« Reply #1653 on: January 22, 2018, 10:10:36 PM »
Now that I've posted my verdict, I'd like to join in the challenge between Hanabi and Vive l'Amour, if there's still room.  I have them both ready to go on Amazon.
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Re: 1990s Far East Bracket
« Reply #1654 on: January 22, 2018, 10:22:47 PM »
Now that I've posted my verdict, I'd like to join in the challenge between Hanabi and Vive l'Amour, if there's still room.  I have them both ready to go on Amazon.

Let me try to get my verdict up for that matchup soon (Filmspots might make that tricky) to see if there's a need for a tiebreaker between Teproc and me. (I still haven't looked at his verdict.) There's really not room until that happens, unfortunately, because another verdict would risk nullifying mine.

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I think I'd love how awkward it'd be, or how awkward it should be.

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Re: 1990s Far East Bracket
« Reply #1655 on: March 09, 2018, 11:51:44 PM »
Can I be the tiebreaker on The Scent of Green Papaya vs After the Rain?
I watched After the Rain eight years ago and gave it a solid 8/10 so Scent of Papaya isn't getting an easy draw but it's certainly a beatable rating. I'll be rewatching it anyway, so who knows how it'll hold up and I've been meaning to watch Scent of Papaya for a long time. Also this is a matchup I'll get to this month.

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Re: 1990s Far East Bracket
« Reply #1656 on: March 09, 2018, 11:58:11 PM »
Perfect!

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I think I'd love how awkward it'd be, or how awkward it should be.

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Re: 1990s Far East Bracket
« Reply #1657 on: March 18, 2018, 11:48:37 AM »
I'll take Only Yesterday vs Made in Hong Kong next.

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Re: 1990s Far East Bracket
« Reply #1658 on: March 31, 2018, 11:29:08 PM »
Can I be the tiebreaker on The Scent of Green Papaya vs After the Rain?
I watched After the Rain eight years ago and gave it a solid 8/10 so Scent of Papaya isn't getting an easy draw but it's certainly a beatable rating. I'll be rewatching it anyway, so who knows how it'll hold up and I've been meaning to watch Scent of Papaya for a long time. Also this is a matchup I'll get to this month.
Just, rewatched After the Rain. Need some time to consider, they were both really good, similar in some ways yet so different in others. Tough choice.

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Re: 1990s Far East Bracket
« Reply #1659 on: April 01, 2018, 12:17:14 PM »
I'm going to try to get my matchup done today so I can stop being delinquent in updating the master thread. Glad to see all this activity!

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I think I'd love how awkward it'd be, or how awkward it should be.