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by stanley
Forum: Dunkirk
Topic: Dunkirk Awards Season Discussion Thread
Replies: 1295
Views: 212181

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
Forum: Dunkirk
Topic: Dunkirk Awards Season Discussion Thread
Replies: 1295
Views: 212181

Re: Dunkirk Awards Season Discussion Thread

If Nolan made the Godfather he still wouldn't win an award or barely get nominated.
by stanley
Forum: Dunkirk
Topic: Dunkirk Awards Season Discussion Thread
Replies: 1295
Views: 212181

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
Forum: Dunkirk
Topic: Dunkirk Awards Season Discussion Thread
Replies: 1295
Views: 212181

Re: Dunkirk Awards Season Discussion Thread

Nolan won't win (he's too white)
Dunkirk won't win (it's too white)
by stanley
Forum: Movies & TV
Topic: Star Wars Episode VIII - The Last Jedi (2017)
Replies: 3153
Views: 261515

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
Forum: Dunkirk
Topic: How many times have you seen Dunkirk?
Replies: 206
Views: 28169

Re: How many times have you seen Dunkirk?

2. Need 3. Then probably 4. Nothing but IMAX.
by stanley
Forum: Dunkirk
Topic: DVD/Blu-ray Release
Replies: 428
Views: 64443

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
Forum: Dunkirk
Topic: Dunkirk Nolan Fans Member Reviews (NFometer)
Replies: 678
Views: 132812

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
Forum: Future Projects
Topic: Nolan's Next Film
Replies: 912
Views: 247583

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
Forum: Dunkirk
Topic: Box Office
Replies: 1343
Views: 259005

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...