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Old 01-12-09, 02:39 PM   #1
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Best Motion Picture in years.

"Gran Torino"

Eastwood's best performance ever in one of the best movie offerings in years.
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Old 01-12-09, 02:40 PM   #2
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I'm looking forward to it. Clint is the man.
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Yeah....I'm hoping to see it soon too. I've heard a few critics tout it as his best work ever.
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I'm looking forward to it.
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Old 01-12-09, 02:57 PM   #7
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Better then 'The Good, the Bad and the Ugly'? No way.
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The previews definitely make it worth seeing IMO.
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Old 01-12-09, 03:14 PM   #9
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I've heard many good things about this movie.
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Old 01-12-09, 04:11 PM   #11
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Well, a movie that is largely about Hmong people and the actors are all Hmong. Clint gets a huge for keeping it real. Can't wait to see it.
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Well, a movie that is largely about Hmong people and the actors are all Hmong. Clint gets a huge for keeping it real. Can't wait to see it.
Hollywood, stupid as it is, may gradually be learning. Beats casting Filipinos as Vietnamese in all those Vietnam war flicks.
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Hollywood, stupid as it is, may gradually be learning. Beats casting Filipinos as Vietnamese in all those Vietnam war flicks.
How about "Memoirs of a Geisha", a movie about Japanese women who were, all three, played by Chinese actresses who all spoke in English?
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Old 01-13-09, 12:17 PM   #15
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How about "Memoirs of a Geisha", a movie about Japanese women who were, all three, played by Chinese actresses who all spoke in English?
Man, don't even get me started about Arthur Golden, you don't want to put a quarter in this jukebox, man. I hope Gran Torino is good, though.
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Old 01-13-09, 12:18 PM   #16
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I actually want to go and see this movie...
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Best Motion Picture in years.
you must not see many movies.
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Old 01-13-09, 12:40 PM   #18
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I have never seen what value people find in Eastwood. He is one-dimensional and talks with a gruff, annoying voice.
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Old 01-13-09, 12:50 PM   #19
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I have never seen what value people find in Eastwood. He is one-dimensional and talks with a gruff, annoying voice.
ignorance is bliss.
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Old 01-13-09, 12:52 PM   #20
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ignorance is bliss.
Incorrect.

"where ignorance is bliss, 'tis folly to be wise"

which, of course, means something entirely different.

If you're going to use the quote, at least get it right...
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Old 01-13-09, 01:00 PM   #21
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Incorrect.
incorrect.

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"where ignorance is bliss, 'tis folly to be wise"

which, of course, means something entirely different.
which is why i did not use the full quote. duh.

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If you're going to use the quote, at least get it right...
if you're going to go out of your way to be pedantic, then save it for someone who cares.
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Old 01-13-09, 01:04 PM   #22
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incorrect.



which is why i did not use the full quote. duh.



if you're going to go out of your way to be pedantic, then save it for someone who cares.
Um, yeah, right... sure you did.
Well, shucks, you just put me in my place, now, dintcha?
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Old 01-13-09, 01:16 PM   #23
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Um, yeah, right... sure you did.
Well, shucks, you just put me in my place, now, dintcha?
rhetorical questions rock.
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Old 01-13-09, 01:22 PM   #24
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rhetorical questions rock.
Don't they, though?

That's right... aren't you a habitue of the Road Cycling forum?
The final arbiter of all things "Correct" and "Incorrect"
Oops. Sorry... it's "incorrect", isn't it?

Well, let me step away, then... I find the smell offensive
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Don't they, though?

That's right... aren't you a habitue of the Road Cycling forum?
The final arbiter of all things "Correct" and "Incorrect"
Oops. Sorry... it's "incorrect", isn't it?

Well, let me step away, then... I find the smell offensive
don't let the door hit your ass on the way out.
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