Recommend everyone a film

..and why not?
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Postby Toby » 14 Jun 2018, 10:07

Last year at Marienbad.

It's the film that National Lampoon's Animal House is based on - an irreverent bildungsroman of anarchic student life.

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Postby mentalist (slight return) » 14 Jun 2018, 12:02

Wake In Fright, an alternative Australian travelogue. A fever dream of piss, gambling & native fauna. You'll all be streaming down here after watching it.
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Re: Recommend everyone a film

Postby the masked man » 19 Jun 2018, 08:01

trans-chigley express wrote:
The Modernist wrote:The Shout (1978)

A wild Alan Bates stars in a folk horror in a misty, deserted Cornwall. Hugely atmospheric.

I don’t know this one. Sounds like my kind of thing


Oddly enough I was thinking of this one when I opened the thread. It's one of the strangest things I've ever seen and it deserves more of a reputation.

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Re: Recommend everyone a film

Postby the masked man » 19 Jun 2018, 08:02

The Spirit of the Beehive.

The most haunting film ever made about childhood, as well as a reflection of how war damages a society even after it's ended.

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Postby mission » 21 Jun 2018, 10:58

My Man Godfrey.

Carole Lombard comes from a different planet. The whole thing is fantastic.
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Postby jimboo » Yesterday, 18:07

The Modernist wrote:The Shout (1978)

A wild Alan Bates stars in a folk horror in a misty, deserted Cornwall. Hugely atmospheric.

Oh, I have not seen it in years , great movie. Where can one see it Now?
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Postby jimboo » Yesterday, 18:32

Trees Lounge , Steve Buscemi directs a wonderful movie where nothing really happens but it has depth to its story of barflys and family.
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Postby caramba » Yesterday, 20:11

jimboo wrote:
The Modernist wrote:The Shout (1978)

A wild Alan Bates stars in a folk horror in a misty, deserted Cornwall. Hugely atmospheric.

Oh, I have not seen it in years , great movie. Where can one see it Now?



In the mood to watch this again and was delighted to learn that It’s on talking pictures (UK) at 12.15 am on mon 25/6