What movie did you watch last night? (1 Viewer)

Cormcolash

Well-Known Member
Joined
Aug 20, 2002
Threads
334
Messages
18,693
Location
THIS IS SPARTA!!!
Website
geocities.com
Anyone that likes Jojo Rabbit and hasn't seen Hunt For The Wilderpeople needs to watch it, because it's better than Jojo Rabbit and has Sam Neill in it and all.

I saw Parasite there, fuckin great film, everything about it is fuckin amazing. I love the mental South Korean films.
 

Bernie Lomax

Well-Known Member
Joined
May 21, 2008
Threads
174
Messages
16,852
Location
In Dillman's Grove
This weekend:

Horse Girl - Alison Brie in plays a young woman who starts experiencing signs of schizophrenia, but is it all as it seems? It's good for a Netflix original. Brie is great in it.

JoJo Rabbit - See above. Loved it despite expecting to hate it.

A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood. A journo discovers things about himself and his deep held trauma while profiling Mr Rogers. Rogers is presented as this mystical almost supernaturally insightful chap, who gets under the skin of the journo. Meh
 

Anthony

Well-Known Member
Supporter
Since 2000
Joined
Nov 7, 2000
Threads
935
Messages
16,689
Location
Vanav
Website
www.themiddleagesband.com
Spotlight. Decent drama.
Little Women (2020). I didn't like it as much as I thought I would. Took a good hour to get into.
Thanks For Sharing. Rubbish film about addiction with a cast that you'd expect more of. Gweneth Paltrow in her undies though. I know, I know....
 

hermie

Well-Known Member
Supporter
Joined
Mar 26, 2003
Threads
111
Messages
6,631
Location
blemmer
Website
Visit site
I saw Parasite there, fuckin great film, everything about it is fuckin amazing. I love the mental South Korean films.
Also finally caught up with Parasite at the weekend, which was opportune. Agreed terrific film. A little bit reminiscent of Shoplifters but a fair bit more Korean, which I'm sure sounds like a very lazy distinction to make but it's a fair one I think.
 

Cormcolash

Well-Known Member
Joined
Aug 20, 2002
Threads
334
Messages
18,693
Location
THIS IS SPARTA!!!
Website
geocities.com
I saw sci-fi horror thriller Underwater today.
Quite entertaining and pretty well done horror nonsense really, probably helped by the fact that it has people who can actually act in the roles. It's actually very well done but for me I would have loved it to be 30/40 minutes longer and used the scope to explain backstory more and set up characters a bit better. I can see why it didn't though, it works totally fine the way it is and is kept short and snappy so that it maintains pace and energy, fair enough.
The best comparison I can think of is that this film is very like Pitch Black underwater, and as any sensible person knows, Pitch Black was fuckin class in the cinema. Might go watch Pitch Black again now.
Also le Vincent is in the film and it's good to see him playing a character that isn't some kind of sinister Machiavelli for once, even if he doesn't get much to do.
TJ Miller appears as the Hudson character and does it very well, although obviously not as over the top amazing as Hudson.
Finally, Kristen Stewart is an utter goddess as usual and is definitely dream woman material.
 

travispickle

Well-Known Member
Supporter
Joined
Jun 21, 2006
Threads
88
Messages
3,191
Location
dublin
Went to see Parasite last night. I think I'll need a few days to think it over; not really sure what I thought of it. I think I liked it.
 

pete

chronic procrastinator
Staff member
Since 1999
Joined
Nov 14, 1999
Threads
6,888
Messages
53,438
Location
iPanopticon
Website
thumped.com
Went to see Parasite last night. I think I'll need a few days to think it over; not really sure what I thought of it. I think I liked it.
same. I think I was just expecting something completely different. When that scene with the housekeeper
in the basement, several feet off the ground, trying to push the cabinet out of the way
happened I was all OHYEAHHEREWEGONOWWITHTHECRAZY but... nope.
 

travispickle

Well-Known Member
Supporter
Joined
Jun 21, 2006
Threads
88
Messages
3,191
Location
dublin
same. I think I was just expecting something completely different. When that scene with the housekeeper
in the basement, several feet off the ground, trying to push the cabinet out of the way
happened I was all OHYEAHHEREWEGONOWWITHTHECRAZY but... nope.
Yes same thought here; although to be fair, you could not have predicted where it was going to go next.
 

7 - No tomorrow

Feisty
Supporter
Contributor
Joined
Sep 28, 2007
Threads
296
Messages
30,521
Location
On a platform shaped like a HIV positive foetus, a
Website
theppk.com
I saw sci-fi horror thriller Underwater today.
Quite entertaining and pretty well done horror nonsense really, probably helped by the fact that it has people who can actually act in the roles. It's actually very well done but for me I would have loved it to be 30/40 minutes longer and used the scope to explain backstory more and set up characters a bit better. I can see why it didn't though, it works totally fine the way it is and is kept short and snappy so that it maintains pace and energy, fair enough.
The best comparison I can think of is that this film is very like Pitch Black underwater, and as any sensible person knows, Pitch Black was fuckin class in the cinema. Might go watch Pitch Black again now.
Also le Vincent is in the film and it's good to see him playing a character that isn't some kind of sinister Machiavelli for once, even if he doesn't get much to do.
TJ Miller appears as the Hudson character and does it very well, although obviously not as over the top amazing as Hudson.
Finally, Kristen Stewart is an utter goddess as usual and is definitely dream woman material.
Eh? She's been a plank in anything I've ever seen her in. And this just looks like Alien but wetter.
It was a bunch of the Alien movies underwater
The idea of starting with the explosion and not building up to it was cool, but it meant you didn't know anyone you met along the way after it
I wanted to like it more than I did

Kristen's better in less showy stuff like Personal Shopper
 

Create an account or login to comment

You must be a member in order to leave a comment

Create account

Create a thumped.com account. It's easy!

Log in

Already have an account? Log in here.

Users Who Are Viewing This Thread (Users: 0, Guests: 1)

We're listening to...

  • Information Retrieved
    Diminished
    Pinback
    Information Retrieved

Support thumped.com

Support thumped.com and upgrade your account

Upgrade your account now to disable all ads... If we had any... Which we don't right now.

Upgrade now

Latest posts

Trending Threads

Latest threads

Top