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A under appreciated film.

Name this movie.
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A under appreciated film.

Name this movie.
'Eyes Wide Shut' I believe.

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'Eyes Wide Shut' I believe.
You weren't sure? Shame on you!

Anyway... Correct.
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Name that movie.

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'American Psycho' ?

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You weren't sure? Shame on you!

Anyway... Correct.
I was pretty sure, and discreet/humble.

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Name this movie:
It is certainly not 'Twister'.

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Name this movie:
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy?

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Name this movie:

American Psycho

Even if you didn't give the name of the movie in a guess above I would have still gotten it. Good thing you posted late and I'm here somewhat early.

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End of round 6! King of the Forum is... Kilgore.

Runners up:

  • NorthSky
  • rdgrimes
  • robnix
  • wmcclain
  • hitchfan & Shaded Dogfood (tie)

Complete listings can be found in the second post of this thread.

This round went one point longer than earlier ones because of the (previously unannounced) "must win by two" rule. Just like tennis.

The last point of the round was for Akira. Subsequent points will go into the next round.

Round seven has already commenced. A newly cruel and unfair scoring regime will be announced shortly.

Thanks everyone for playing!

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As I threatened to do long ago, we will have a handicapping system in round 7. Scores for this round are initialized to the negative of the player's score in round 6. This gives high-scoring players a hole to dig out of and increases the length of the round.

Call it the Harrison Bergeron rule.

I've awarded the point for Eyes Wide Shut, awaiting confirmation of others.

Play on, dudes.

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American Psycho

Even if you didn't give the name of the movie in a guess above I would have still gotten it. Good thing you posted late and I'm here somewhat early.

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..... Name this movie:
That might be... Reign of Fire.

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That might be... Reign of Fire.

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Yep thats Reign of Fire
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Name this movie:
Drugstore Cowboy
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Name this movie.

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Spoiler!


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Superb cinematography. British films of that era are vastly underrated.

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As I threatened to do long ago, we will have a handicapping system in round 7. Scores for this round are initialized to the negative of the player's score in round 6. This gives high-scoring players a hole to dig out of and increases the length of the round.

Call it the Harrison Bergeron rule.

I've awarded the point for Eyes Wide Shut, awaiting confirmation of others.

Play on, dudes.

-Bill

Kinda like giving the lowest ranked team the first draft choice. I like this!


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Name this film.

-Bill
Casino Royale (the Daniel Craig version...)

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'American Psycho' ?

Shoo got it mang.

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Casino Royale (the Daniel Craig version...)
Correct! I wanted to feature Christina Cole, a British TV actress I hope will have a feature film career someday (presuming that is what she wants).

This was a setup for... Name that film:

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Spoiler!




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Correct! I wanted to feature Christina Cole, a British TV actress I hope will have a feature film career someday (presuming that is what she wants).

This was a setup for... Name that film:



-Bill
Oooh! I finally know one.

The Deaths of Ian Stone.

Although I never saw it. The trailer looked rather stupid and high school Shakespeare production acting.
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American Psycho

Even if you didn't give the name of the movie in a guess above I would have still gotten it. Good thing you posted late and I'm here somewhat early.

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Larry, you are abso!utely correct.

* Everyone deserves some chances, and different times of the day or night provide that.
That's a cool (outrageous) flick by the way.

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Oooh! I finally know one.

The Deaths of Ian Stone.

Although I never saw it. The trailer looked rather stupid and high school Shakespeare production acting.
That's the one. The dark haired woman is Jaime Murray, who I best remember as one of Dexter's psycho girlfriends. The blonde is Christina Cole again.

The film itself: the setup of a man demon-haunted in parallel lives is ok, but the resolution turns into a romantic, moral little tale, less satisfying.



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