## What films are you watching right now?

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### Re: What films are you watching right now?

MagsJ wrote:
Meno_ wrote:Netflex- 'Ratched'

Nice ‘kitsch’ cinematography.. the colour palette of that era was truly something, just like the candy.

Totally agreed.

Plus there is an enigmatic undertow, that grabs You, down to the 7th episode. It's with fear and trembling that I need to go on with it, in the kieerkegarian sense of RX to balm my Nitzchean twist.

Appalled and fascinated at the same time.
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Meno_ wrote:
MagsJ wrote:
Meno_ wrote:Netflex- 'Ratched'

Nice ‘kitsch’ cinematography.. the colour palette of that era was truly something, just like the candy.
Totally agreed.

Plus there is an enigmatic undertow, that grabs You, down to the 7th episode. It's with fear and trembling that I need to go on with it, in the kieerkegarian sense of RX to balm my Nitzchean twist.

Appalled and fascinated at the same time.

I don’t have Netflix, but if I did, that show would certainly be on my viewing list.. it’s my kinda cray, but I guess the fact that such a scenario can and has been real, makes it all the more disturbing, and yet.. the show must, go on.
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I haven't got the time to spend the time reading something that is telling me nothing, as I will never be able to get back that time, and I may need it for something at some point in time.. Huh! - MagsJ
You’re suggestions and I, just simply don’t mix.. like oil on water, or a really bad DJ - MagsJ

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..an oldie but a goodie, last night.. The Terminator.

As I hadn’t seen it in years, it was as if I was watching it for the first time, through fresh new eyes and mind.. but I guess that’s what the passing of time does, for ya.
The possibility of anything we can imagine existing is endless and infinite.. - MagsJ
I haven't got the time to spend the time reading something that is telling me nothing, as I will never be able to get back that time, and I may need it for something at some point in time.. Huh! - MagsJ
You’re suggestions and I, just simply don’t mix.. like oil on water, or a really bad DJ - MagsJ

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Budget $210 million, Box office$1.104 billion.. what!
I didn’t realise it was so high grossing. :shock:

Transformers 4, is more Transformers meets
Resident Evil.. good thing I like both those films.

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Transformers: Age of Extinction

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Directed by Michael Bay
Produced by Lorenzo di Bonaventura | Tom DeSanto | Don Murphy | Ian Bryce
Written by Ehren Kruger
Based on Transformers, by Hasbro
Starring Mark Wahlberg | Stanley Tucci
Music by Steve Jablonsky
Cinematography Amir Mokri
Edited by William Goldenberg | Roger Barton | Paul Rubell
Production company Hasbro | Di Bonaventura Pictures
Distributed by Paramount Pictures
Release date June 19, 2014 (Hong Kong) | June 27, 2014 (United States)
Running time 165 minutes
Country United States
Language English
Budget $210 million Box office$1.104 billion
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I haven't got the time to spend the time reading something that is telling me nothing, as I will never be able to get back that time, and I may need it for something at some point in time.. Huh! - MagsJ
You’re suggestions and I, just simply don’t mix.. like oil on water, or a really bad DJ - MagsJ

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I’ll be watching this in 25 minutes.. better be good, or I’m changing channels.

The possibility of anything we can imagine existing is endless and infinite.. - MagsJ
I haven't got the time to spend the time reading something that is telling me nothing, as I will never be able to get back that time, and I may need it for something at some point in time.. Huh! - MagsJ
You’re suggestions and I, just simply don’t mix.. like oil on water, or a really bad DJ - MagsJ

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Blade Runner, I'd like to see that again.Maybe tonight.
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The Last Man on Earth

Saw it way back, but some claim it's almost a sinister plot, plan to see it tomorrow.

https://youtu.be/zZMiTJLRNOU
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### Re: What films are you watching right now?

Meno_ wrote:The Last Man on Earth

Saw it way back, but some claim it's almost a sinister plot, plan to see it tomorrow.

https://youtu.be/zZMiTJLRNOU

Netflex: Sound of Metal

Found it hyperbolic and great visuals, actors practicing obvious restraint, that could be softened.

But the overall effect was superbly crafted.
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Meno_ wrote:https://youtu.be/WrUpTliVq5c

My kinda film Meno.. I think I’ll watch it in a bit.

The random snap shots of experiences unfolding,
is very compelling.. and I like being compelled. ; )
The possibility of anything we can imagine existing is endless and infinite.. - MagsJ
I haven't got the time to spend the time reading something that is telling me nothing, as I will never be able to get back that time, and I may need it for something at some point in time.. Huh! - MagsJ
You’re suggestions and I, just simply don’t mix.. like oil on water, or a really bad DJ - MagsJ

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The Duchess.
The possibility of anything we can imagine existing is endless and infinite.. - MagsJ
I haven't got the time to spend the time reading something that is telling me nothing, as I will never be able to get back that time, and I may need it for something at some point in time.. Huh! - MagsJ
You’re suggestions and I, just simply don’t mix.. like oil on water, or a really bad DJ - MagsJ

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MagsJ wrote:_
The Duchess.

Interesting, MagsJ, will plan to see it.And this is a must rewatch, at least personally.:and very much aligned with women going through dramatic changes.:

https://youtu.be/BAFt98b6Xv4
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Do what you want!
The possibility of anything we can imagine existing is endless and infinite.. - MagsJ
I haven't got the time to spend the time reading something that is telling me nothing, as I will never be able to get back that time, and I may need it for something at some point in time.. Huh! - MagsJ
You’re suggestions and I, just simply don’t mix.. like oil on water, or a really bad DJ - MagsJ

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### Re: What films are you watching right now?

MagsJ wrote:_
Do what you want!

I don't think I have to worry about what to do about what i want, at any rate, both films have promise and pull.

I'd rather see movies with a lot of latitude, and promise of deeply dramatic flair, inscriptions successful social change, without loosing the patent glimmer of the surface, while absorbing the effect of genuine and meaningful colors.

Your film used a lot of pastels, indicating a hopeful resolution, while suspending too much contrast, so as to frame the success of the mix.

The Truffaur film, mine choice, is oppositely focuses on contrasting colors, indicative a more referential descenr: in fact the emulation of the thick literality of Victor Hugo, has not successfully translated into the paper thin fragility of Adjani. The lack of optical optimism, has no promising lead into a successful embrace of both characters, the interaction stems from a very deep structural efficacy on part of the translated Hugo daughter, to the barrage of whirling emotional phenomena .

Your film , much more gracefully accepts the heaviness of the romantic sacraficd, and textually is much more evident of feminine thoughtfulness than of the mistique of sacrafice.

I am try in to make 'lovs' excluding all elss, to be the focal point between any and all dramatists personae.
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It would be but very dull, if all films looked and sounded the same..

I like diversity.. of film, and music, and song, and I watch that which compels me to watch it. ; )
The possibility of anything we can imagine existing is endless and infinite.. - MagsJ
I haven't got the time to spend the time reading something that is telling me nothing, as I will never be able to get back that time, and I may need it for something at some point in time.. Huh! - MagsJ
You’re suggestions and I, just simply don’t mix.. like oil on water, or a really bad DJ - MagsJ

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### Re: What films are you watching right now?

MagsJ wrote:_
It would be but very dull, if all films looked and sounded the same..

I like diversity.. of film, and music, and song, and I watch that which compels me to watch it. ; )

You re absolutely riht, eve if such were at all possible, MagsJ
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Meno_ wrote:You re absolutely riht, eve if such were at all possible, MagsJ

..were at all possible?

To be compelled by things, is natural, no?
The possibility of anything we can imagine existing is endless and infinite.. - MagsJ
I haven't got the time to spend the time reading something that is telling me nothing, as I will never be able to get back that time, and I may need it for something at some point in time.. Huh! - MagsJ
You’re suggestions and I, just simply don’t mix.. like oil on water, or a really bad DJ - MagsJ

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