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Corpse Bride - (2005 movie) poster

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(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0121164/
https://www.warnerbros.com/movies/tim-burtons-corpse-bride/

When a guy somehow marries a corpse, he learns his town has an alternate reality where its dead reside

It's kinda pointless.



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Grosse Pointe Blank - (1997 movie) poster

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(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0119229/

After unfortunate events force an assassin into a make-up hit, he decides to also attend a high school reunion as an excuse to reunite with an ex he spurred.

Great movie, great soundtrack.



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the notes need to be cleaned up

Amélie - (2001 movie) poster

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(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0211915/
https://www.miramax.com/movie/amelie/

A quirky young woman crushes on a weird artsy guy.

This is quirkier than it's characters, and is worthy of earning seventeen times its budget.

  • Original title: Le fabuleux destin d'Amélie Poulain



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Cyrano de Bergerac - (1990 movie) poster

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(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0099334/

A Beauty and the Beast story about a warrior poet man who feels unworthy of love because of his appearance.

It's absolutely no comparison to Cyrano de Bergerac - (1950 movie), so much so that I have to flag this as disliked!



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Cyrano de Bergerac - (1950 movie) poster

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(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0042367/

A Beauty and the Beast story about a warrior poet man who feels unworthy of love because of his appearance.

Astonishing!



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When Harry Met Sally - (1989 movie) poster

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(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0098635/

Two acquaintances keep bumping into one another until a friendship starts; testing the scientifically-proved uncontestable fact that men and women can't be friends, which is a total fiction.

Phenomenal, even all this time later and compared to everything that was made before and since. Billy Crystal really carries this movie.

  • Trailer
  • Properly titled When Harry Met Sally...
  • TODO - My DVD dies 2/3rds in, and needs to be replaced...

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Stranger than Fiction - (2006 movie) poster

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(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0420223/

A boring man learns he is part of a greater story when he hears his own narration.

Moody and paced; highly recommended.



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The Adjustment Bureau - (2011 movie) poster

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(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1385826/
http://www.theadjustmentbureau.com/

When a rising politician bumps into the love of his life, he learns that luck is not his own.

Wonderful!


Smultronstället - (1957 movie) poster

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(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0050986/
https://www.svenskfilmdatabas.se/en/item/?type=film&itemid=4549

A retired man reminisces, I guess.

It's a fantastic nothing of a movie. Recommended for people who want moving pictures with audio and optional thinking.

  • Clip
  • aka Wild Strawberries



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