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|AIM: || ||#1 Posted on 6.10.03 0117.37 | Instant Rating: 5.96|
|Wassup Wieners? I'm bored, so here's my favorite (and least favorite) films of this year thus far. If you disagree with me, feel free to...well, bitch about it.|
The Best of 2003
-28 Days Later
-Bend It Like Beckham
-Bruce Almighty [Can't Believe I Forgot...]
-Dirty Pretty Things
-The Italian Job
-Lost In Translation
-The Matrix: Reloaded
-Pirates of the Carribean
-X2: X-Men United [Can't believe I forgot it!]
I Can't Believe I Paid To See...
[NOTE: As a projectionist, I see free movies... I unfortunately saw...]
-Charlie's Angels 2
-Jeepers Creepers 2
-Malibu's Most Wanted
-Tomb Raider 2
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|Y!: ||#2 Posted on 6.10.03 0122.25 | Instant Rating: 5.23|
|Where's Bruce Almighty?|
Sometimes I ask myself why I watch WWE after all the crap it's given me. HLA, necro, HHH, and so on. And then it hits me. That one simple phrase that can be modified and used for anything that gets you down, yet makes you keep coming back.
Every episode has the potential to be the best one ever, and I'll be damned if I'm going to miss it after sitting through this shit.
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|#3 Posted on 6.10.03 0210.42 | Instant Rating: 4.73|
|Hollywood Homicide was perfectly good for what it was.|
A *good* popcorn flick. Movies like Charlie's Angels, and Tomb Raider don't even get that.
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|#4 Posted on 6.10.03 0730.53 | Instant Rating: 1.76|
|Daredevil was one of the worst movies I have ever seen (sans Jennifer Garner in the tight clothes and Colin Farrell (who kicked total ass))...Ben Affleck is not a tough guy nor a bad ass and that fight scene b/w him and Garner was one of the saddest things I have ever seen|
Malibu was funny for what it was (it was supposed to be a stupid movie) Cmon you didnt find it hilarious listening to him "bust out his dope rhymes"....its even funnier b/c when you are at a mall you always see kids like that
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|AIM: || ||#5 Posted on 6.10.03 0745.02 | Instant Rating: 2.69|
|Wheres X2? Daredevil was OK, but I wouldnt call it the best of the year. I also wasn't a huge fan of Matrix Reloaded. I did enjoy League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, though I have heard that a lot of people dont agree with me.|
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|#6 Posted on 6.10.03 0815.29 | Instant Rating: 1.15|
|"Life of David Gale" was definately the worst movie of the year for me, with its unreal ending.But I'll forgive Kevin Spacey for the time being.Most enjoyable movie of the year for me was "Cabin Fever".It was a clever horror movie that didn't take itself too seriously.However, I do regret not seeing "28 Days Later" on the big screen for it only showed one week here in Toledo.Any idea when it comes out on DVD?and will it have the alternate endings?|
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|#7 Posted on 6.10.03 0833.33 | Instant Rating: 6.90|
|I couldn't stand Daredevil as well. I kept looking at my watch on many occasions seeing how much time is left. Garner and Farell were good but Affleck was just so bad. I just can't get behind this guy or look at him as someone I'd want to cheer... The little psudo fight thingy he and Garner did in the school yard when they first met was so lame and after that I didn't care for either.|
Surprised no mention of Freddie vs. Jason.
For me the remake of Willard was a movie I enjoyed so much so that I even kinda creeps myself out thinking why I had so much fun during it LoL.
Edit in: For a hidden gem watch David Cronenberg's "Spider". You are going to have to stick with it for a while but I think after it's done you will be happy you did
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|#8 Posted on 6.10.03 0931.41 | Instant Rating: 6.35|
|The Italian Job? Dear no, that was one of the worst films I have seen in a while. While it may not be Gigli bad, Wahlberg's completely wooden acting and Norton sleepwalking through his part doesn't warrant a place on any best of list.|
Have to disagree with T3 as well. Admittedly I went in expecting a car wreck, but I still came out with a bent bumper and a broken wing mirror.
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|AIM: || ||#9 Posted on 6.10.03 1215.03 | Instant Rating: 3.00|
|The current BWF Women's Champion says:|
To add to the list, Whale Rider was an excellent movie. On another note, LXG was terrible for me. Worst movie of the year for me, of course I wasn't stupid enough to watch Gigli or From Justin to Kelly.
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|#10 Posted on 6.10.03 1227.18 | Instant Rating: 4.47|
|Charlie's Angles: Full Throttle, Dumb And Dumberer, 2 fast 2 Furious, Gigli: Bad, bad films.|
The Hulk, Matchstick Men, Identity, Buffalo Soldiers, Pirates Of The Caribbean: Awesom-o power!
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|#11 Posted on 6.10.03 1258.50 | Instant Rating: 4.64|
Pirates of the Carribbean
28 Days Later
The Worst (of what I've seen):
Freddy vs. Jason
The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen
Melvin Goes To Dinner
Once Upon A Time In Mexico
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|#12 Posted on 6.10.03 1319.28 | Instant Rating: 4.63|
|Dumb & Dumberer is definitely my "What the hell was I thinking?" movie of the year thus far. Eugene Levy must've really needed the money.|
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|AIM: || ||#13 Posted on 6.10.03 1837.20 | Instant Rating: 7.00|
|My top five of 2003, so far. (I'm sure Kill Bill will fill a spot on this list by this weekend, mind you)|
4. Old School
3. Finding Nemo
2. The School of RAWK~!
1. Pirates of the Carribean
The worst movie I've seen this year was either Hulk or Matrix Reloaded, depending on my mood at the time. You could've taken the actual good parts of these films and made one Super-Movie full of tank-smashing, freeway-chasing goodness, free of any angst, or Zen, or raves, or Nick Nolte. And you be out of the theater in about half an hour.
(Okay, Nolte was pretty cool, but still...)
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|#14 Posted on 6.10.03 1851.54 | Instant Rating: 4.36|
|Best of the Best: Lost in Translation|
Worst of the Worst (That I saw): Dumb and Dumberer
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|#15 Posted on 6.10.03 2252.20 | Instant Rating: 5.54|
|I just saw the year's best movie.........Kill Bill|
As for worst, I'd have to vote for the interminably long and horrible Bad Boys II
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|AIM: || ||#16 Posted on 6.10.03 2326.06 | Instant Rating: 0.00|
|Daredevil, X2, and Matrix Reloaded are thumbs in the middle. Daredevil was unsatisfying for a few reasons, the least of which would be Ben Affleck, but far from bad. X2 was rockin' all the way though, but the end with the Pheonix in the water was just a lame way to say 'To be Continued'. Matrix Reloaded was great up until the end, again, where we got 'To be Continued'.|
Freddy Vs. Jason - 20 years in the making. Old School.
Kane gets flustered that he didn't get to do something silly this week. Ho hum.
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|AIM: || ||#17 Posted on 7.10.03 1436.22 | Instant Rating: 5.96|
|In my own defense, I didn't see Whale Rider, Freddy vs. Jason, Dumb & Dumberer (thankfully), Willard or the Life of David Gale.|
And I'm eagerly awaiting us getting Kill Bill on Wednesday night, because we're gonna burn out both prints by watching them so much.
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|AIM: || ||#18 Posted on 8.10.03 1439.13 | Instant Rating: 5.21|
|Best: X2, Freddy vs. Jason, and Pirates of the Carribbean |
Worst: Cabin Fever and Once Upon A Time In Mexico
I'm not talking about "artistically" the best movies, or wahtever, those are just the movies I had the most fun watching and was the most entertained watching this year. And isn't that what going the movies is all about, being entertained?
I haven't seen Matchstick Men or Lost in Translation yet, which are on the top of my "must see" list, as well as Kill Bill this Friday.
No movie left such a bad taste in my mouth after leaving the theater this year more than Cabin Fever and Once Upon A Time In Mexico. And I saw those movies on subsequent nights, chosing both over Matchstick Men for that weekend. Been kicking myself ever since.
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|#19 Posted on 8.10.03 1701.54 |
|Here's all the movies I've seen theatrically this year.|
2 Fast 2 Furious
Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle
Down With Love
How To Lose A Guy In 10 Days
The Italian Job
The Matrix Reloaded
Once Upon A Time In Mexico
Pirates of the Caribbean
School of Rock
- Kill Bill - saw this at a sneak last night, it f'ing rawks
- Pirates of the Caribbean - Johnny Depp made this movie
- X2 - another answer to the question "Which sequels are better than the original?"
- Finding Nemo - I swear, Pixar can do no wrong
- School of Rock - Jack Black unleashed
- Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle
- The Hulk - not awful, but not the movie people wanted to see
- 2 Fast 2 Furious - 2 Lazy 2 Write A Different Script Than The First Movie
Mmmm... Ashley Judd. The perfect woman. 1) Absolutely gorgeous. 2) Loves UK basketball. 3) Was on Star Trek. What more can you ask for?
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|AIM: || ||#20 Posted on 8.10.03 1840.41 | Instant Rating: 4.69|
|I didn't see a lot of movies this year, but I liked pretty much everything I saw, namely (in as chronologically ordered as I can remember):|
A Mighty Wind
I feel like I'm forgetting a few, but that's definitely the lion's share.
Upcoming: School of Rock, Kill Bill, Mystic Rhythms.
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