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by bitzer
Wed Feb 12, 2014 5:07 pm
Forum: Film Discussion
Topic: The Book Thief
Replies: 90
Views: 13557

Re: The Book Thief

The best film I've seen this year.
by bitzer
Sat Dec 07, 2013 3:14 pm
Forum: Past Swaps
Topic: Wanted-The Railway Man-Monday 16th December Edinburgh
Replies: 1
Views: 215

Re: Wanted-The Railway Man-Monday 16th December Edinburgh

Also seeking 2 spare tickets, if anyone no longer needs theirs. Thanks.
by bitzer
Fri Sep 27, 2013 3:21 pm
Forum: Film Discussion
Topic: Filth
Replies: 102
Views: 15134

Re: Filth

I found the first half amusing in places, but the plot became increasingly ridiculous, with rather juvenile attempts to be "shocking".
by bitzer
Fri Sep 27, 2013 3:14 pm
Forum: Film Discussion
Topic: Girl Most Likely
Replies: 47
Views: 6968

Re: Girl Most Likely

Cliched, tiresome and a very poor attempt to capitalise on the very bad, but as bad as this, Silver Linings Playbook. Both tried to make entertainment from depictions of the mentally ill and neither were amusing.
by bitzer
Sun Aug 25, 2013 1:42 pm
Forum: Film Discussion
Topic: The Way, Way Back
Replies: 67
Views: 9977

Re: The Way Way Back

Really enjoyed this. Although it was predictable at times, I didn't mind as it was charmingly done.
by bitzer
Sun Sep 23, 2012 6:10 pm
Forum: Film Discussion
Topic: Liberal Arts
Replies: 85
Views: 7942

Re: Liberal Arts

Enjoyed this very much. Avoided some more obvious plot lines for the most part. Well acted. Whimsical, rather than credible but that was fine with me.
by bitzer
Thu Sep 20, 2012 10:40 pm
Forum: Film Discussion
Topic: [BLOG] Untouchable
Replies: 113
Views: 12732

Re: Untouchable

Really enjoyed this. Very funny and often surprising.
by bitzer
Fri Jun 01, 2012 11:30 pm
Forum: Film Discussion
Topic: Snow White and the Huntsman
Replies: 164
Views: 15789

Re: Snow White and the Huntsman

I found much of the film tedious and uninteresting. The dark forest scenes were tiresome and the film relentlessly cliched and dull. The climatic fight scene lifted the tedium a bit. I generally like a bit of whimsy but the`fairy' scenes just seemed plain weird and out of place with the rest of the ...
by bitzer
Fri Jun 01, 2012 11:20 pm
Forum: Film Discussion
Topic: A Royal Affair
Replies: 20
Views: 3484

Re: A Royal Affair

Very much enjoyed the film. Great scenes, well acted. Kept me engaged throughout. Like others, I have no idea about its historical (in)accuracy, but it was certainly entertaining and lacked the corniness period dramas tend to have.
by bitzer
Wed Apr 25, 2012 2:40 pm
Forum: Film Discussion
Topic: Safe
Replies: 61
Views: 5996

Re: Safe

Comic book violence. One guy who was shot soon reappears entirely unscathed. Passable but no more.