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Have you seen any good films recently

edited 30 November -1 at 12:00AM in The Money Savers Arms
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  • Thor was a good superhero movie. Looking forward to The Avengers in may now :-)
  • Always heard and read good reviews on Twilight, finally I got the chance to look at the first three films and I must say they were all very enjoyable. Now am looking forward to parts one and two of the last on (The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn).:)
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  • war horse will make you cry

    But it is a bit too soppy ...I realised whilst watching it that I am not a big fan of Spielberg.
  • Middy wrote: »
    Watched The Town last night. Really good. I was given a 2 month trial with Lovefilm by a colleague. I will be continuing with the subscription once the trial ends. Saves me paying money on DVDs that I only watch once, still in their shrink wrap (may have to watch a couple of these during my 1.5 weeks off work) and the space to keep them all.

    The Town is very, and surprisingly, good.

    For me, Warrior is the best film in 2011.

    Others... Crazy Stupid Love, Real Steel, Four Lions (genius but may be an acquired taste)
  • whuwhu Forumite
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    Transsiberian was a good film
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    I read all three Stieg Larsson books and then watched all three Swedish version films. They are very good.

    I am waiting to watch the Hollywood version. It has a lot to live up too.

    Went to see it this week. It was okay but typically spoilt the way only Hollywood can. It was missing a lot of the story, there was time as it was a long film but they chose to embellish rather then stick to the book.

    I watched the Swedish version again and in my opinion is a better film.
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    THe last film I saw was 'Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy' - superb!

    All the actors are fantastic and it certainly knocks Spooks into a cocked hat!
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    The last film i saw was Source Code. I got it from morrisons for about £5.
    i would really recommend it, i thought it was great!!
  • January20January20 Forumite
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    Horrible Bosses (on dvd fortunately): stupid and not funny at all

    The well-digger's daughter: great feel good story

    Sherlock Holmes-game of shadows: silly but so much fun and so entertaining.

    Mission Impossible-ghost protocol: as above silly, funny and entertaining.

    The Iron Lady: not the film I expected. Sad and typical lazy Hollywood production (big holes in the story) - but Meryl Streep is absolutely fab!
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    I watched Source Code and Limitless over the weekend - both fab :D

    Fell asleep during Thor and Conan The Barbarian - both boring.
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