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by stanley
January 8th, 2018, 12:20 am
Forum: Dunkirk
Topic: Dunkirk Awards Season Discussion Thread
Replies: 1295
Views: 131943

Re: Dunkirk Awards Season Discussion Thread

Michaelf2225 wrote:
stanley wrote:If Nolan made the Godfather he still wouldn't win an award or barely get nominated.
i mean... Coppola literally didn’t win for The Godfather so
Ugh.
Have to remind myself that "award shows" are about being a show, and not about the art. Nolan should ditch the Oscars.
by stanley
January 8th, 2018, 12:10 am
Forum: Dunkirk
Topic: Dunkirk Awards Season Discussion Thread
Replies: 1295
Views: 131943

Re: Dunkirk Awards Season Discussion Thread

If Nolan made the Godfather he still wouldn't win an award or barely get nominated.
by stanley
December 29th, 2017, 2:13 pm
Forum: Dunkirk
Topic: Dunkirk Awards Season Discussion Thread
Replies: 1295
Views: 131943

Re: Dunkirk Awards Season Discussion Thread

Nolan won't win (he's too white) http://cdn-static.denofgeek.com/sites/denofgeek/files/danny-boyle_oscar.jpg You don't get any whiter than this guy. Then again, his film wasn't white at all... plus ten years ago were different times. Hmm, you may have a point. Yeah. The Oscar's are way political ri...
by stanley
December 29th, 2017, 1:58 pm
Forum: Dunkirk
Topic: Dunkirk Awards Season Discussion Thread
Replies: 1295
Views: 131943

Re: Dunkirk Awards Season Discussion Thread

Nolan won't win (he's too white)
Dunkirk won't win (it's too white)
by stanley
October 10th, 2017, 3:05 am
Forum: Entertainment
Topic: Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017)
Replies: 3137
Views: 172512

Re: Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017)

7212017 wrote:I'm not as hyped as I should be.
Ditto. Not that the trailer is bad, but I think TFA set up a rather uninspired foundation. I'm sure there'll be some surprises, but I can't see disney taking this anywhere but a relatively safe route.
by stanley
July 23rd, 2017, 11:51 pm
Forum: Dunkirk
Topic: How many times have you seen Dunkirk?
Replies: 199
Views: 15171

Re: How many times have you seen Dunkirk?

2. Need 3. Then probably 4. Nothing but IMAX.
by stanley
July 23rd, 2017, 11:50 pm
Forum: Dunkirk
Topic: DVD/Blu-ray Release
Replies: 428
Views: 40599

Re: DVD/Blu-ray Release

This, and the upcoming remastered versions of Nolan's films, is going to force me to convert to 4K.
by stanley
July 23rd, 2017, 11:44 pm
Forum: Dunkirk
Topic: Dunkirk Nolan Fans Member Reviews (NFometer)
Replies: 678
Views: 68626

Re: 'Dunkirk' Nolan Fans Member Reviews (NFometer)

Just wanted to chime in again and say, what an incredible movie. Got me teared up the second time, again. When the movie ended, pretty much everyone sat in silence. It's certainly in his top tier of films. I just want to see it again.
by stanley
July 23rd, 2017, 11:41 pm
Forum: Future Projects
Topic: Nolan's Next Film
Replies: 902
Views: 145245

Re: Nolan's next film after Dunkirk

Trax-3 wrote:Sword and Sandal epic.
I'll second this. I'd love to see him tackle Alexander the Great. What's more epic then the story of Alexander? It was tried by Oliver Stone, and the film is pretty much a mess.
by stanley
July 21st, 2017, 7:02 pm
Forum: Dunkirk
Topic: Box Office
Replies: 1343
Views: 201633

Re: Box Office

Dunkirk is a non-American, non-linear war film with no clear protagonist and very little dialogue (as well as mediocre marketing until recently) with competition from a sci-fi space opera and two recent franchise films ( Apes and Homecoming ). Interstellar was an original, and advertised as emotion...