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by ThePhantomTerror
February 14th, 2019, 4:22 am
Forum: Entertainment
Topic: 2018-2019 Awards Season
Replies: 500
Views: 26997

Re: 2018-2019 Awards Season

Hollywood Reporter: Scorsese, Tarantino, Other Filmmakers Call Academy's Oscar Plan "An Insult" An Open Letter to The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences and The Producers of the 91st Annual Academy Awards Broadcast: On Monday, February 11, 2019, John Bailey, President of the Academy of Motion...
by ThePhantomTerror
April 29th, 2018, 3:22 am
Forum: Entertainment
Topic: Avengers: Infinity War (2018)
Replies: 982
Views: 85502

Re: Avengers: Infinity War (2018)

Bacon wrote:
April 29th, 2018, 1:46 am
When Strange gave Thanos the stone to save Stark I rolled my eyes because the situation was so similar. Luckily they redeemed that.
Regarding this particular moment,
this article kind of convinced me that Strange did the right thing.
by ThePhantomTerror
April 6th, 2018, 1:06 am
Forum: Entertainment
Topic: RIP Isao Takahata (1935-2018)
Replies: 4
Views: 742

Re: RIP Isao Takahata (1935-2018)

I've only seen Fireflies , Only Yesterday , and Kaguya , and they are all excellent. Definitely comparable to Miyazaki's best works. I find it interesting that Fireflies and Only Yesterday are basically drama films in animated form. Even The Wind Rises has more "fantastical elements" compared to tho...
by ThePhantomTerror
April 5th, 2018, 10:09 pm
Forum: Entertainment
Topic: RIP Isao Takahata (1935-2018)
Replies: 4
Views: 742

RIP Isao Takahata (1935-2018)

Studio Ghibli Co-Founder Isao Takahata Dies At 82 Isao Takahata, co-founder of Studio Ghibli and director of such animated films as Grave of the Fireflies , passed away today in a Tokyo hospital at the age of 82, according to various Japanese news sources. Takahata’s distinguished career as a produ...
by ThePhantomTerror
January 7th, 2018, 11:18 am
Forum: Entertainment
Topic: Wonder (2017)
Replies: 2
Views: 811

Re: Wonder (2017)

Saw this today. Great performances all around, especially from Tremblay, Roberts, and Vidovic. 8/10 for me.

Has anyone else seen this film?
by ThePhantomTerror
December 19th, 2017, 9:40 pm
Forum: Dunkirk
Topic: DVD/Blu-ray Release
Replies: 428
Views: 43204

Re: DVD/Blu-ray Release

Ummm... anyone else having trouble getting the collection? I preordered three weeks ago on Amazon, and it just says "arriving today by 8pm." Except... it hasn't even shipped out yet. Their page shows it's temporarily out of stock. It's not available on Best Buy's site either, nor is there even a si...
by ThePhantomTerror
October 3rd, 2017, 9:41 am
Forum: World Affairs & Philosophy
Topic: A thread for Science
Replies: 220
Views: 26922

Re: A thread for Science

Rainer Weiss, Barry C. Barish, and Kip S. Thorne have just won the 2017 Nobel Prize in Physics "for decisive contributions to the LIGO detector and the observation of gravitational waves." ... press.html
by ThePhantomTerror
August 16th, 2017, 6:49 am
Forum: Forum Fun
Topic: Diary: A NolanFans Story
Replies: 6169
Views: 315236

Re: Diary: A NolanFans Story

Vader182 wrote:Does anyone on the forum meditate and if so, what form?

10- or 20-minute sitting meditation, the kind that the app Headspace uses.
by ThePhantomTerror
July 24th, 2017, 1:03 pm
Forum: Dunkirk
Topic: Tom Glynn-Carney joins the cast of 'Dunkirk'
Replies: 46
Views: 8274

Re: Tom Glynn-Carney joins the cast of 'Dunkirk'

TGC is easily the "newcomer MVP" for me.
by ThePhantomTerror
July 24th, 2017, 12:56 pm
Forum: Dunkirk
Topic: Shots Not Used in the Final Film
Replies: 61
Views: 6804

Re: Shots Not Used in the Final Film

Somewhat related, I think this works better as an unbroken shot.