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Name that movie.
The 100 Foot Journey.

Cute Movie.

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Yes, cute film, and my timing was off (an hour late). ...Timing is very important, and knowledge too.

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Name this movie.

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Spoiler!


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Just a stab in the dark - Farewell My Lovely?
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Just a stab in the dark - Farewell My Lovely?
A worthy guess, but no.

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The Friends of Eddie Coyle. Looking forward to picking this up at the next B&N Criterion sale.
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The Friends of Eddie Coyle. Looking forward to picking this up at the next B&N Criterion sale.
Would you believe: Robert Mitchum was in the movies for 55 years. He was nominated for an Academy Award exactly once, for "Best Actor in a Supporting Role" in 1946. He didn't get it.

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Would you believe: Robert Mitchum was in the movies for 55 years. He was nominated for an Academy Award exactly once, for "Best Actor in a Supporting Role" in 1946. He didn't get it.
That's incredible.

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That's incredible.

Name this movie.
The Enemy Below
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Timing is very important...and knowledge...1957.

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Great post-noir film. I have all my digits crossed that someone will restore and release THE YAKUZA,another of his great 70s folks.

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The Enemy Below
Correct. The Enemy Below is one of my favorites. I just watched it again last week.
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Timing is very important...and knowledge...1957.
If you don't know it, it doesn't matter what time it is.
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Lots of great actors dont win awards. Those are generally reserved for boring movies about murder.
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Correct. The Enemy Below is one of my favorites. I just watched it again last week.
"I don't [i]want[/] to know about the man I'm... trying to destroy."

One of the best, and part of the inspiration for the great Star Trek episode, 'Balance of Terror.'

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Correct. The Enemy Below is one of my favorites. I just watched it again last week.
I recognized this picture but couldn't put my finger on the movie until you posted. You're right, really great movie.





It followed on the success of the 1943 submarine thriller:




Only to be followed the next year in 1958 by another great sub movie:




For my own favorite, no sub movie ever grabbed me like the first time I saw Das Boot in german with english subtitles:

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The 100 Foot Journey.

Cute Movie.
That's it! Yes cute and predictable but I'm always a sucker for movies about food preparation.



The 100 Foot Journey (2014). Directed by Lasse Hallstrom. Starring Helen Mirren, Om Puri, Manish Dayal and Charlotte Le Bon. Produced by
Juliet Blake, Steven Spielberg and Oprah Winfrey.

A feel-good movie that borders on fantasy. A young cook has a meteoric rise to Michelin chef status. Has a Disney-ish feel which is no surprise since it was released by Touchstone Pictures.

Mirren turns in a good dependable performance and Dayal and Le Bon were engaging and attractive - especially Le Bon who has an interesting face that ranges from average to beautiful depending on the scene - reminds me a bit of Winona Ryder.
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Spoiler!

He is her uncle, sooo charming.
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He is her uncle, sooo charming.
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Paparazzi photo of Jodie Foster in real life?

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Is that Trainspotting?

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