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Old 09-23-2013, 03:23 PM   #41
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Wow, good reviews, and it's got the chick from AHS in it... Definitely gonna have to watch
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Old 09-23-2013, 03:42 PM   #42
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The Crash Reel

One of the best documentaries I've seen in years, from HBO about Kevin Pearce (snowboarder)
I might as well throw in these documentaries too
  • Rising Son: Christian Hosoi
  • Bones Brigade: An Autobiography


Another good movie
  • End of Watch
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Old 09-23-2013, 04:10 PM   #43
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I might as well throw in these documentaries too
  • Rising Son: Christian Hosoi
  • Bones Brigade: An Autobiography


Both of those were excellent, especially Rising Son.
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Old 09-23-2013, 06:17 PM   #44
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I might as well throw in these documentaries too
  • Rising Son: Christian Hosoi
  • Bones Brigade: An Autobiography


Another good movie
  • End of Watch
Throw in some more doc's I liked

Dogtown and Z-Boys - Excellent Stacy Peralta about skateboarding in the 70's in California.

Riding Giants - another Peralta production about surfing the big waves of Hawaii and Mavericks

Fog of War - Excellent doc which is a series of interviews with Robert McNamara (Defense Secretary for Kennedy and Johnson).
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Old 09-24-2013, 09:39 AM   #45
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One more excellent doc

Fastest - Followup to Faster the documentary about MotoGP, amazing action

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Old 09-28-2013, 05:36 PM   #46
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Since this is a car forum, have you seen?

- Drive
- Senna
- every episode of Top Gear

Do you like anime? They've got a lot of pretty good stuff.

Have you seen Ip Man and Ip Man 2?

Check out the Netflix originals: Orange is the New Black, House of Cards, Hemlock Grove, Arrested Development

Way too many to list.
I've just watched Drive. I love it. That elevator scene...Jesus christ, lol.

Havent seen senna yet.
seen most of Top Gear.

thanks for everyone suggestions, I didn't have time last week for any movies because of working 2 jobs and going to my uncles funeral. I will have all day today and tomorrow to watch all the movies mention.
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funny you guys are mentioning a LOT of movies that cannot possibly be on netflix yet. On torrent sites yes, but not netflix. I have both and together they work great.
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Old 09-29-2013, 05:54 AM   #48
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Old 09-29-2013, 10:01 PM   #49
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I liked Parker.
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- Jiro Dreams of Sushi
I like it. Now I am constantly watching documentary about food, lol
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Old 09-30-2013, 02:13 AM   #51
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I like it. Now I am constantly watching documentary about food, lol
That was good, I like the newer show produced by Bourdain... "inside the mind of a chef."

I'm pissed they took away "Avatar"(the series, not the crap movie) and "No Reservations."
"No Reservations" got me seriously into cooking and world cultures. Of course you can download it, but it's pretty tough to find them all, I want season 6 so bad, because he did my area.

I'm addicted to "Breaking Bad" right now, that show is like... meth.

Also I'm a nerd, with children, so I watched all of "Transformers Prime."

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Old 10-18-2013, 02:37 PM   #52
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Ok although this was OP's post I guess we're dumping all REDBOX recommendations here as well. So someone recommend me a REDBOX movie or Netflix streaming movie. I'm leaning towards This is the End.
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Old 10-18-2013, 02:49 PM   #53
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This is the End was funny, it's dry stoner humor though

I have been told good things about "Flight"

Tried to watch it but the version I was given was crap
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Old 10-18-2013, 03:02 PM   #54
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Few of my last few movies on the elliptical:
This is the End - funny
World War Z - Liked it
Hangover 3 - ok for rental
Now you see me - cute
After Earth - Not as bad as the reviews
Pain and Gain - Enjoyable
Pacific Rim - Loved it
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Old 10-18-2013, 03:07 PM   #55
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After Earth not as bad as reviews eh? Maybe I'll snag it... Hmmm
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Old 10-18-2013, 03:17 PM   #56
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Ohhh Pacific Rim. Forgot about that. And I gotta see Pain and Gain too.
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Old 10-18-2013, 03:20 PM   #57
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Wife saw Mud and didnt like it.
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Old 10-18-2013, 03:30 PM   #58
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I thought "Hit and Run" (Netflix) was enjoyable.

The Lincoln is pretty bad ass.

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Old 10-18-2013, 03:59 PM   #60
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Turn off brain, ignore the reviews and just watch it. I really think Will Smith turned off his acting to make his son's look better. But he is playing a super serious character, so its not that bad.
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Old 10-18-2013, 04:33 PM   #61
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Might have to watch that one.
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Old 10-18-2013, 07:19 PM   #62
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Old 10-18-2013, 07:22 PM   #63
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Good reviews Warren
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Old 10-18-2013, 10:03 PM   #64
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Old 10-19-2013, 03:12 AM   #65
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Lasted 20 minutes with Identify Thief....
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Old 10-20-2013, 02:54 PM   #66
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Lasted 20 minutes with Identify Thief....
lo,l yeah that movie look lame from the trailer.
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Old 10-20-2013, 07:20 PM   #67
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Old 10-21-2013, 07:14 AM   #68
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Redbox didn't have Pacific Rim and I wanted action so went with World War Z. The disc didn't work. I got a credit but went to my friend's to drink beer after contacting them. :redboxfail:
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Since this is a car forum, have you seen?

- Drive
This is pretty much the entire movie, lol

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We just watched Riddick last night.

T'was horrible.
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Old 12-20-2013, 03:19 PM   #71
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are you talking about the newest one or the original one on netflix? i havent seen the new one yet.
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Old 12-20-2013, 03:23 PM   #72
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'Riddick' - the new one.
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Old 12-20-2013, 03:26 PM   #73
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Yeah, I heard mixed reviews. doesnt sound like its good.
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Story was bad, acting was bad, budget was evident. 2/5
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Old 12-21-2013, 04:11 AM   #75
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So some recent reviews, not necessarily from netflix... but you know.....places.
-Gravity 10/10, didn't find a thing wrong and it moved me.

-Captain Philips 9/10 solid acting, simple story, but imo a "guy movie." I liked it.

-Kickass 2 4/10 I hated this movie, it insults damn near anyone's intelligence.

-Open Grave(not in theatres yet) 10/10 guy from district 9 is in almost everything is
perfect. def. cerebral.

-2 Guns 9/10 definitely watch this... Lethal Weapon type of movie.

-Man of Steel going with an 8/10, it was much more interesting than I ever remember -Super Man being(I never "got it" as a child). My son(4) understood the movie and got the concepts. If anything he was too cool, I don't know if that's a good or bad thing. That and the collateral damage.

-World War Z 8/10 solid zombie flick, but leaves a lot to be desired. Take it for what it's worth. I gave it an 8 from the standpoint of a zombie nut.

-This is the End 10/10 me and my wife agreed, funniest movie we had seen in years.

-Star Trek; into the Darkness 8/10 plot obvious, not as good as the first "new" trek movie.It was a coherent film though and did entertain me, but on a shallow level.

-Oblivion I give it an 8/10 as well, just because it was original and very clean/

-After Earth 7/10 Wasn't bad but wasn't anything great either.

-Exam (2009) 11/10 awesome cerebral movie, very simple low budget but great flick.

-White House Down 9/10 screw Diehard 5? idk, this is the new Diehard, great movie.

-Machete Kills 6/10 contrived but still in the "grindhouse" theme.

here's all my ratings http://www.imdb.com/user/ur25732271/ratings all 233(at the moment)

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Old 12-26-2013, 11:29 PM   #76
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Just finished 'The Hunt'. It is a Danish film with English subtitles. Great acting from Mads Mikkelson (Le Chiffre from Casino Royale). Definitely worth watching.
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Old 12-27-2013, 06:43 AM   #77
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American Hustle. Funny, well acted, great cast (Louis CK delivers probably the best joke punch line in the film), interesting plot. The whole thing. Although I'm not really seeing the hype with Jennifer Lawrence's role - she's good, but not great like all the press leads you to believe. She's not overshadowing Amy Adams or any of the other people.
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I have been told good things about "Flight"

Tried to watch it but the version I was given was crap
Watched Flight a few weeks ago, it is a really good film, I very much enjoyed it.

Christmas Eve, I watched "Olympus has fallen" (Good action film, as long as you turn your brain off)

And "Man on a Ledge" (Pretty good, not quite what I expected, yet another mindless action film, really liked the way it was shot.)
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-White House Down 9/10 screw Diehard 5? idk, this is the new Diehard, great movie.


You give Star Trek Into Darkness, Oblivion, and World War Z an 8/10 yet White House Down gets a 9/10? Da Fuq?
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