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One of my favorite of Sam's films. The Ballad of Cable Hogue.
We need a bluray of this one
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One of my favorite of Sam's films. The Ballad of Cable Hogue.
We need a bluray of this one
We have a winner. The DVD looks better than most, but if they could give us a BD that looks better that'd be fine.
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Maybe not.
I'll give a quote from Rancho Deluxe anyway. From memory:

Slim Pickens: "Nobody else here knows what this is, because I'm so old. This is a slug from a .50 caliber Sharps buffalo rifle... Shoot, this is making me romantic."

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Name that movie.

Spoiler!


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Black Swan?
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Black Swan?
She does kind of look like a crazy woman back stage at the ballet, but no.

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I'll guess Homefront (2013) - mainly because that's the last movie I've seen Winona Ryder in.

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I'll guess Homefront (2013) - mainly because that's the last movie I've seen Winona Ryder in.
That was the actual challenge: I didn't recognize her when I was watching it.

So-so Statham vehicle. At the realistic as opposed to the fantasy end of the spectrum. Still at Redbox.



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Winona is still a good looking woman but made up to look a little gnarly in this movie. When Franco bent her over the car hood to get busy with her I thought well there's something you don't usually see her do.

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That was the actual challenge: I didn't recognize her when I was watching it.

So-so Statham vehicle. At the realistic as opposed to the fantasy end of the spectrum. Still at Redbox.

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That one was most memorable to me because I stopped watching about 1/2 way through and wondered why I started in the first place.
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Name that movie:



Answer:

Spoiler!


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The Great Train Robbery

Did those two appear together in any other films?
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Did those two appear together in any other films?
IMDB says not.

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Name that movie.

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Spoiler!


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Wild guess - Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison ?

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Still available. Are all the foreign film buffs on vacation?

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Never saw it so I had to research it. The Piano Teacher.
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Never saw it so I had to research it. The Piano Teacher.
Correct. A compelling and quite disturbing portrayal of self loathing and masochism by Huppert.
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Wow! It was the only movie I could thing of that had something to do with a nun in a jungle setting of some sort. I should watch it again, it's been a while.

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Jimmy Hollywood

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^ That looks like Joe Pesci, so I'm guessing it's The Public Eye.
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^ That looks like Joe Pesci, so I'm guessing it's The Public Eye.
Correct. And here I thought I was the only one who knew about that little gem of a movie.
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Correct. And here I thought I was the only one who knew about that little gem of a movie.

I saw it when it came out. After seeing Goodfellas, JFK, My cousin Vinny, etc I was a huge fan of Pesci, so when this came out, seeing it was a no-brainer. He was the main reason to see this film, IMO.
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Here's an easy one for anyone familiar with the film.

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