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Old 12-28-2020, 11:49 PM   #1
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Goal: Watch 50 movies in the month of January.

Scavenger Hunt: Watch 25 movies that fit each category from the list below. You may substitute up to five from the list of alternates. Or really challenge yourself and do all 50.

In your first post list 5-10 ideas for the scavenger hunt. Some will be added to the list below.

Featured Category: Unwatched Movies. 5 movies that have been sitting on your shelf too long.

January Recommendations Category: Recent (5 Movies)
In your initial tracking post, everyone list 5-10 that were released between 2015-2020. Mention who recommended the movies you watch in your posts.

The rest of the movies for the challenge are up to you. Categorize them however you want.

Scavenger Hunt
  1. An Audrey Hepburn film
  2. A movie where a death happens off-screen but can still be heard
  3. A supernatural film
  4. A film whose title uses a word more than once (can’t be ‘the’)
  5. A parody film
  6. A biopic of a musician
  7. A film you didn't like the first time you watched it
  8. One of your favourite director's favourite films
  9. Any feature-length film 75 minutes or shorter
  10. A western film from the 2000s
  11. A movie that takes place in space
  12. A movie in your collection that hasn't been watched in several years
  13. A film by a director you've never seen
  14. A film starring a musician
  15. A film with a single name for the title
  16. A film produced by an actor
  17. An Extended/Director's Cut that you haven't seen
  18. A movie with a color in the title
  19. A movie distributed by MGM
  20. A film that depicts the afterlife
  21. A movie from the 1920's
  22. A German or Swedish film
  23. A movie that takes place in your hometown/state
  24. A film from East Asia (South Korean, Japanese, or Chinese film)
  25. A movie centred around an apartment complex

Alternate
  1. A film where Morgan Freeman plays a wise sage like mentor
  2. A film from your year of birth
  3. A film that takes place in one room
  4. A French language film
  5. A Denzel Washington film
  6. A box office flop
  7. A film from your father’s or mother’s birth year
  8. Your favourite sports film
  9. A modern day fantasy film
  10. A movie starring Katharine Hepburn
  11. A documentary
  12. Any film from the National Film Registry
  13. A movie where the main character rides in a limousine
  14. A silent film
  15. An Oscar snubbed film (in your opinion)
  16. A film that you think should have won best picture at the Oscars
  17. A film with a name that starts with 'Z'
  18. A film set in the city/state/province where you live
  19. A road trip film
  20. A film you haven't seen from one of your favorite directors
  21. A film made in the 40’s or 50’s that have an anti-hero protagonist and a femme fatale
  22. A film made to look like (or is) one continuous shot
  23. A post apocalyptic film
  24. A film based on a TV series
  25. A sword and sandal movie


The Usual Fine Print:
50 movies is the goal, but based on your own time and situation you can shoot for more or less, so we have different levels from Coal to Platinum:
60 Movies - Platinum
50 Movies - Gold
40 Movies - Silver
30 Movies - Bronze
20 Movies - Copper
10 Movies - Coal
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  1. The Girl with All the Gifts (2016)
  2. Brawl in Cell Block 99 (2017)
  3. Shadow (2018)
  4. Ford v Ferraro (2019)
  5. Birds of Prey (And the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn) (2020)



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Scavenger Hunt
  1. Roman Holiday (1953) - An Audrey Hepburn film
  2. Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels (1998) 1/2 - A movie where a death happens off-screen but can still be heard
  3. The New Mutants (2020) 1/2 - A supernatural film
  4. Kiss Kiss Bang Bang (2005) - A film whose title uses a word more than once
  5. A Million Ways to Die in the West (2014) 1/2 - A parody film
  6. Walk the Line (2005) - A biopic of a musician
  7. Borat (2006) - A film you didn't like the first time you watched it
  8. Blood Simple (1984) - One of your favourite director's favorite films (Guillermo del Toro’s)
  9. Alice in Wonderland (1951) Any feature-length film 75 minutes or shorter
  10. The Duel (2016) 1/2 - A western film from the 2000s
  11. WALL•E (2008) - A movie that takes place in space
  12. The Bourne Identity (2002) 1/2 - A movie in your collection that hasn't been watched in several years
  13. Mulan (2020) 1/2 - A film by a director you've never seen
  14. Bad Boys for Life (2020) 1/2 - A film starring a musician
  15. Gilda (1946) - A film with a single name for the title
  16. Borat Subsequent Moviefilm (2020) - A film produced by an actor
  17. Blade Runner Workprint (1982) - An Extended/Director's Cut that you haven't seen
  18. Black and Blue (2019) 1/2 - A movie with a color in the title
  19. The Asphalt Jungle (1950) - A movie distributed by MGM
  20. Soul (2020) - A film that depicts the afterlife
  21. Safety Last! (1923) - A movie from the 1920's
  22. Downfall Der Untergang (2004) 1/2 - A German or Swedish film
  23. Anchorman (2004) - A movie that takes place in your hometown/state
  24. Seven Samurai (1954) 1/2 - A film from East Asia (South Korean, Japanese, or Chinese film)
  25. Klute (1971) - A movie centred around an apartment complex

Alternates
1. The Midnight Sky (2020) - A post apocalyptic film
2. Sweet Smell of Success (1957) - A film made in the 40’s or 50’s that have an anti-hero protagonist and a femme fatale
3. The Big Kahuna (1999) - A film that takes place in one room
4. Scarecrow (1973) 1/2 - A road trip film

Christmas Leftovers
1. The Christmas Chronicles 2 (2020) 1/2
2. A Bad Moms Christmas (2017) 1/2

Family Time
1. Ratatouille (2007) 1/2
2. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001) 1/2
3. The Sword in the Stone (1963)
4. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002)

Vowels in the Titles
1. Bad Moms (2016) 1/2
2. Midway (2019)
3. Lebanon (2009) 1/2
4. Soylent Green (1973) 1/2
5. Not Another Teen Movie (2001) 1/2

Concerts
1. Pink Floyd: Delicate Sound of Thunder (1988)

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  1. An Audrey Hepburn film: Always 4/5
  2. A movie where a death happens off-screen but can still be heard:
    [Show spoiler]American Beauty 5/5
  3. A supernatural film: The Bishop's Wife 4/5
  4. A film whose title uses a word more than once: Silent Night, Deadly Night 3.5/5
  5. A parody film: Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping 4/5
  6. A biopic of a musician
  7. A film you didn't like the first time you watched it: Hereditary 3.5/5
  8. One of your favourite director's favourite films
  9. Any feature-length film 75 minutes or shorter: Beauty and the Beast: The Enchanted Christmas 3/5
  10. A western film from the 2000s: Brokeback Mountain 5/5
  11. A movie that takes place in space: Ad Astra 4/5
  12. A movie in your collection that hasn't been watched in several years: Me and Earl and the Dying Girl 4/5
  13. A film by a director you've never seen: We Are Your Friends* 3.5/5
  14. A film starring a musician: The Preacher's Wife 4/5, Palmer* 3.5/5
  15. A film with a single name for the title: Krampus 4/5
  16. A film produced by an actor: Last Christmas* 3.5/5
  17. An Extended/Director's Cut that you haven't seen: The Fellowship of the Ring 4.5/5
  18. A movie with a color in the title
  19. A movie distributed by MGM: The Picture of Dorian Gray* 3/5
  20. A film that depicts the afterlife
  21. A movie from the 1920's: Safety Last! 4/5
  22. A German or Swedish film: Love is Colder than Death* 3/5
  23. A movie that takes place in your hometown/state: News of the World* 3.5/5
  24. A film from East Asia: House* 3/5
  25. A movie centered around an apartment complex: Beautiful Thing 4.5/5

Alternate
  1. A film where Morgan Freeman plays a wise sage like mentor: The Nutcracker and the Four Realms 3/5
  2. A film from your year of birth
  3. A film that takes place in one room
  4. A French language film
  5. A Denzel Washington film: The Little Things* 2.5/5
  6. A box office flop
  7. A film from your father’s or mother’s birth year
  8. Your favourite sports film
  9. A modern day fantasy film: The Witches (2020)* 3/5
  10. A movie starring Katharine Hepburn
  11. A documentary: Lenny Cooke* 4/5
  12. Any film from the National Film Registry
  13. A movie where the main character rides in a limousine: Trading Places 4.5, The Night Before 3.5.5
  14. A silent film
  15. An Oscar snubbed film (in your opinion)
  16. A film that you think should have won best picture at the Oscars
  17. A film with a name that starts with 'Z'
  18. A film set in the city/state/province where you live
  19. A road trip film
  20. A film you haven't seen from one of your favorite directors
  21. A film made in the 40’s or 50’s that have an anti-hero protagonist and a femme fatale
  22. A film made to look like (or is) one continuous shot
  23. A post apocalyptic film: Love and Monsters* 3.5/5
  24. A film based on a TV series
  25. A sword and sandal movie

Recommendations
1. The High Note* 3.5/5 (odguitar)
2. Vox Lux* 3.5/5 (odguitar)

Happy Holidays
1. Santa's Little Helper 3/5
2. A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas 4/5
3. Bad Santa 4/5
4. Love Actually 4.5/5
5. Elf 4/5
6. Office Christmas Party 3/5

3D Films
1. The Nightmare Before Christmas 4/5
2. The Grinch 3.5/5
3. Arthur Christmas 3.5/5

2020 Catch-Up
1. The Trial of the Chicago 7* 4/5
2. Ma Rainey's Black Bottom* 3.5/5
3. Wonder Woman 1984* 3/5

Recommendations
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Super Dark Times (2017) - Hulu
My Life as a Zucchini (2016)
Rocketman (2019) - Hulu
They Shall Not Grow Old (2018)
Waves (2019) - Showtime

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I Am Mother (2019)
A Walk in the Woods (2015)
Bad Times at the El Royal (2018)
Bombshell (2019)
Richard Jewell (2019)
Hereditary (2018)
The Handmaiden (2016)
Knives Out (2019)

Scavenger Hunt

01 An Audrey Hepburn film = Breakfast at Tiffany's (1961)
02 An off screen death that can be Heard = Alien (1979)
03 A Supernatural Film = His House (2020) 1,/2
04 A Post Apocalyptic Film = The Domestics (2018)
05 A Parody film = Death to 2020 1/2
06 A biopic of a a musician = The Music of Silence (2017) 1/2
07 A film you didn't like the first time you watched it = Star Trek The Motion Picture (1979)
08 One of your favourite director's favourite films = War of the Worlds (1953)
09 Any feature-length film 75 minutes or shorter = Witchouse (1999)
10 A western film from the 2000s = Hickok (2017)
11 A movie that takes place in space = Gravity (2013)
12 A movie in your collection that hasn't been watched in several years = Lucy (2014)
13 A film by a director you've never seen = Relic (2020) 1/2
14 A film starring a musician = Dolphin Tale (2011)
15 A film with a single name for the title = Tremors (1990) 1/2
16 A film produced by an actor = The Midnight Sky (2020) 1/2
17 An Extended/Director's Cut that you haven't seen = Nightbreed (1990)
18 A movie with a color in the title = Trois Couleurs : Bleu (1993)
19 A movie distributed by MGM = Blue Steel (1990)
20 A film that depicts the afterlife = Field of Dreams (1989)
21 A movie from the 1920's = Three Ages (1923)
22 A German or Swedish film = Documenting the Witch Path (2020) Bomb
23 A movie that takes place in your hometown/state = The F Word (2013) 1/2
24 A film from East Asia (South Korean, Japanese, or Chinese film) = Bleach (2018)
25 A movie centred around an apartment complex = Rosemary's Baby (1968) 1/2


Alternates

A film where Morgan Freeman plays a wise sage like mentor = The Sum of All Fears (2002)
A film from your year of birth = Day the World Ended (1955)
A film that takes place in one room = Rope (1948)
A French language film = Box 27 (2016) 1/2
A Denzel Washington film = Flight (2012)
A box office flop = Sahara (2005) 1/2
A sword & sandal film = Jason and the Argonauts (1963)
Your favourite sports film = Moneyball (2011)
A modern day fantasy film = Constantine (2005)
A movie starring Katharine Hepburn = Love Among the Ruins (1975)
A documentary = Betty White: First Lady of Television (2018)
Any film from the National Film Registry = Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)
A movie where the main character rides in a limousine = Cosmopolis (2012) 1/2
A silent film = The Lost World (1925) 1/2
An Oscar snubbed film (in your opinion) = The Shawshank Redemption (1994)
A film that you think should have won best picture at the Oscars = Fargo (1996)
A film with a name that starts with 'Z' = Zoombies (2015)
A film set in the city/state/province where you live
A road trip film
A film you haven't seen from one of your favorite directors
A film made in the 40’s or 50’s that have an anti-hero protagonist and a femme fatale
A film made to look like (or is) one continuous shot
A post apocalyptic film
A film based on a TV series



Recommended Movies

1. Apollo 11 (2019)(Al_The_Strange)
2. The Witch - The Subversion (2018)(graf1k)
3. Scare Me (2020)(cinemaphile)
4. Ingrid Goes West (2017)(odguitar)
5. The Hurricane Heist (2018)(jupiterhill) 1/2



Science Fiction

1. The Fourth Kind (2009)
2. Epoch (2001) 1/2
3. Attack the Block (2011) 1/2
4. Infini (2015) 1/2
5. Underwater (2020)


Horror

1. City of the Dead (1960) 1/2
2. Judas Ghost (2013) 1/2
3. Night of the Demons (2009) 1/2
4. Black Sunday (1960) 1/2
5. The Evil Down the Street (2019) BOMB
6. The Remains (2016)


Crime/Thriller



Total Movies = 58

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The Hunt (18/25)
01/02: The Color Purple (Netflix DVD) 7/10 (a movie with a color in the title)
01/02: The Night Stalker (BD) 7/10 (a film by a director you've never seen (John Llewellyn Moxey))
01/03: Juno (Netflix BD) 8/10 (a film with a single name as a title)
01/04: The Night Strangler (BD) 6/10 (a supernatural film)
01/08: The Godfather (BD) 8/10 (one of my favourite director's favourite films (favorite of James Cameron))
01/08: The Godfather Part II (BD) 8/10 (a film from the National Film Registry)
01/09: The Godfather Coda: The Death of Michael Corleone (BD) 7/10 (an extended / director's cut I've never seen)
01/11: Southland Tales (BD) 6/10 (a film I didn't like the first time I watched it)
01/13: The New Mutants (Netflix BD) 4/10 (a box office flop)
01/15: The Spiral Staircase (BD) 8/10 (a movie where a death happens off-screen but can still be heard)
01/16: Seraphim Falls (BD) 8/10 (a western film from the 2000s)
01/17: The Restless (DVD) 6/10 (a film that depicts the afterlife)
01/19: They Live (UHD) 8/10 (a film I hadn't seen in several years)
01/20: Sugarland Express (HBOMax) 7/10 (a film that takes place in my hometown (San Antonio TX))
01/21: Yi Yi (Criterion Channel) 6/10 (a film whose title uses a word more than once (can’t be ‘the’))
01/23: Murder By Death (BD) 7/10 (a parody film)
01/27: The Straight Story (Netflix DVD) 8/10 (a road trip film)
01/27: The Doors (Vudu HDX) 8/10 (a biopic of a musician)

Unwatched Movies
01/15: Mystery of the Wax Museum (BD) 8/10
01/17: Fatman (Vudu HDX) 7/10
01/17: Max Reload and the Nether Blasters (Vudu HDX) 6/10
01/29: Synchronic (BD) 7/10

Outside The Box
01/23: Godzilla: King of the Monsters (1956) (BD) 6/10
01/23: Clue (BD) 8/10
01/24: Kindergarten Cop 2 (Netflix DVD) 3/10
01/29: Sound of Metal (Amazon Prime) 8/10
01/30: Mank (Netflix) 6/10
01/31: The Greatest Showman (Netflix BD) 6/10

Recommendations
01/06: Bombshell (Amazon Prime) 7/10 (recommended by starryeyes)
01/12: I, Tonya (Netflix BD) 8/10 (recommended by Will!3D)
01/16: Steve Jobs (Netflix) 7/10 (recommended by Will!3D)
01/18: The Peanut Butter Falcon (Netflix BD) 7/10 (recommended by jupiterhill)

Total: 32 Films

Planned Viewings:
[Show spoiler]Recommendations
We Are Freestyle Love Supreme (cinemaphile)
Hurricane Heist (jupiterhill)
The Witch: Subversion (graf1k)

The Hunt
  1. An Audrey Hepburn film (Roman Holiday / Always)
  2. Any feature-length film 75 minutes or shorter (ummm...)
  3. A movie that takes place in space (Flash Gordon / The Last Starfighter)
  4. A film starring a musician (ummm...)
  5. A film produced by an actor (ummm...)
  6. A movie distributed by MGM (ummm...)
  7. A movie from the 1920's (Cameraman / Four Around the Woman)
  8. A German or Swedish film (one of those Ingmar Bergman films)
  9. A film from East Asia (South Korean, Japanese, or Chinese film) (Ghost in the Shell)
  10. A movie centred around an apartment complex (ummm...)


Al's Recommendations






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Scavenger Hunt

An Audrey Hepburn film
[Show spoiler]Charade (1963)

A movie where a death happens off-screen but can still be heard
[Show spoiler]War of the Worlds (2005) 1/2

A supernatural film
[Show spoiler]The Others (2001) 1/2

A film whose title uses a word more than once (can’t be ‘the’)
A parody film
A biopic of a musician
[Show spoiler]Ray (2004) 1/2

A film you didn't like the first time you watched it
One of your favourite director's favourite films
Any feature-length film 75 minutes or shorter
[Show spoiler]Winnie the Pooh (2011) 1/2

A western film from the 2000s
A movie that takes place in space
A movie in your collection that hasn't been watched in several years
[Show spoiler]Selma (2014)

A film by a director you've never seen
[Show spoiler]Love and Monsters (2020)

A film starring a musician
[Show spoiler]The Prestige (2006) 1/2

A film with a single name for the title
[Show spoiler]Logan (2017)

A film produced by an actor
An Extended/Director's Cut that you haven't seen
[Show spoiler]Deadpool 2: Super Duper $@%!#& Cut (2018) 1/2

A movie with a color in the title
[Show spoiler]The Grey (2012) 1/2

A movie distributed by MGM
A film that depicts the afterlife
A movie from the 1920's
A German or Swedish film
A movie that takes place in your hometown/state
A film from East Asia (South Korean, Japanese, or Chinese film)
A movie centered around an apartment complex
[Show spoiler]Dredd (2012) 1/2


Scavenger Hunt Alternate

A film where Morgan Freeman plays a wise sage like mentor
[Show spoiler]Million Dollar Baby (2004)

A film from your year of birth
A film that takes place in one room
A French language film
A Denzel Washington film
[Show spoiler]The Magnificent Seven (2016)

A box office flop
[Show spoiler]Dolittle (2020)

A film from your father’s or mother’s birth year
Your favourite sports film
A modern day fantasy film
[Show spoiler]An American Pickle (2020)

A movie starring Katharine Hepburn
[Show spoiler]On Golden Pond (1981) 1/2

A documentary
[Show spoiler]Class Action Park (2020) 1/2

Any film from the National Film Registry
[Show spoiler]The Big Lebowski (1998)

A movie where the main character rides in a limousine
A silent film
An Oscar snubbed film (in your opinion)
A film that you think should have won best picture at the Oscars
[Show spoiler]The Social Network (2010) 1/2

A film with a name that starts with 'Z'
A film set in the city/state/province where you live
[Show spoiler]Charm City Kings (2020) 1/2

A road trip film
[Show spoiler]Queen & Slim (2019) 1/2

A film you haven't seen from one of your favorite directors
A film made in the 40’s or 50’s that have an anti-hero protagonist and a femme fatale
A film made to look like (or is) one continuous shot
[Show spoiler]Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

A post apocalyptic film
[Show spoiler]Mad Max: Fury Road (2015) 1/2

A film based on a TV series
[Show spoiler]Widows (2018)

A sword and sandal movie

Award Winners
Whiplash (2014) 1/2
Bad Education (2019)
Ex Machina (2015)
Once Upon a Time in Hollywood (2019)
BlacKkKlansman (2018)
Fences (2016)

Criterion Collection
The Philadelphia Story (1940) 1/2

Comedy
The War with Grandpa (2020)
21 Jump Street (2012) 1/2
22 Jump Street (2014) 1/2
Let Them All Talk (2020) 1/2

Crime & Suspense
Honest Thief (2020) 1/2
Sicario: Day of the Soldado (2018) 1/2
A History of Violence (2005)

Family & Kids
Despicable Me 3 (2017)
Penguins of Madagascar (2014)
Cars 3 (2017)
Coco (2017)
WALL•E (2008) 1/2
Christopher Robin (2018)

Horror
Ready or Not (2019) 1/2
An American Werewolf in London (1981)
The Call (2020)
The Wolf of Snow Hollow (2020)
Spell (2020)
Get Out (2017)

International
City of God (2002)
[Show spoiler]Train to Busan Presents: Peninsula


Recommended
Bad Times at the El Royale (2018) 1/2 (starryeyes)
Never Rarely Sometimes Always (2020) (BreakfastClub211)
Isle of Dogs (2018) (kingdoxie)
Sicario (2015) (graf1k)
Rocketman (2019) 1/2 (filmbuffTX)

Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Sonic the Hedgehog (2020)
Avengers: Infinity War (2018)
Avengers: Endgame (2019)
Terminator: Dark Fate (2019)
Tenet (2020) 1/2
Roald Dahl's The Witches (2020) 1/2

Women in Film
Hustlers (2019) 1/2
Ghostbusters (2016)
Wonder Woman 1984 (2020)
Birds of Prey (And the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn) (2020)
[Show spoiler]Ocean's 8 (2018)

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I picked one from each year, not necessarily my favorite movie of the year but just one that I would recommend as worth watching.


Scavenger Hunt
1. A Denzel Washington film – 2 Guns 4 / 10
2. A road trip film – Wild Hogs 8 / 10
3. A supernatural Film - The Blair Witch Project
4. A film whose title uses a word more than once (can’t be ‘the’) – Two Fast Two Furious 5 / 10
5. A parody film – Death to 2020 5 / 10

6. A biopic of a a musician - Rocketman(planned viewing)
7. A film you didn't like the first time you watched it - I am legend 6.5 / 10
8. One of your favorite director's favorite films – Spielberg – The Searchers 6 / 10
9. Any feature-length film 75 minutes or shorter Halo – Fall of Reach 3 / 10
10. A western film from the 2000s – Django Unchained(planned viewing)
11. A movie that takes place in space – 2001 space odyssey 4 / 10
12. A movie in your collection that has not been watched in several years – Saw 3(planned viewing)
13. A film by a director you have never seen – Creed II 8 / 10
14. A film starring a musician – Grease 8 / 10
15. A film with a single name for the title - Creed 7.5 / 10
16. A film produced by an actor - Flags of our fathers 6 / 10
17. An Extended/Director's Cut that you have not seen LOTR 3(planned viewing)
18. A movie with a color in the title - red 4 / 10
19. A movie distributed by MGM – The hobbit: An unexpected Journey (planned viewing)
20. A film that depicts the afterlife – Soul 5 / 10
21. A film from your father’s or mother’s birth year - Psycho 9 / 10
22. A film you have not seen from one of your favorite directors - Blended 6 / 10
23. A movie that takes place in your hometown/state – I now pronounce you chuck and Larry(planned viewing)
24. A film from your year of birth – Raging Bull 6 / 10
25. A Documentary - The Soul of War: The making of Hacksaw Ridge 10 / 10


Featured Category: (Unwatched movies)
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Recommendations Category: 2015 - 2020
1. Phantom Thread - BreakfastClub211 (planned viewing)
2. The Personal History of David Copperfield - odguitar 6 / 10
3. Richard Jewell - starryeyes 7 / 10
4. Stanford Prison Experiment - Al the Strange 7 / 10
5. Destination Wedding - Cinemaphile 6 / 10


X-Men:
1. The Wolverine 7.5 / 10
2. Deadpool 9 / 10

3. Deadpool 2 8.5 / 10
4. The New Mutants 5 / 10
5. Logan 9 / 10


Science Fiction:
1. Matrix 8 / 10
2. Matrix: Reloaded (Planned Viewing)
3. Matrix: Revolutions (Planned Viewing)
4. Inception (Planned Viewing)
5. Children of men 8 / 10

War:
1. Hacksaw Ridge 9 / 10
2. Saving Private Ryan 10 / 10
3. They shall not grow old 8 / 10
4. 13 hours 7 / 10
5. Letters from Iwo Jima 8 / 10

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I know I flaked out in December, as things got very hectic. But I am going to try January.


My Recent Release Recommendations:



Scout's Guide to the Apocalypse
Blood Father - Netflix
Angel has Fallen - Netflix
Words on Bathroom Walls
Extreme Job
Scare Me - Shudder
We Are Freestyle Love Supreme - Hulu
Destination Wedding - Hulu
Night Hunter - Amazon Prime
Crash Pad - Hulu

___________________________________________

Most Recent Watches:


Scavenger hunt:
A movie where a death happens off-screen but can still be heard - Vertigo -
A supernatural film - Daybreakers -
A film whose title uses a word more than once (can’t be ‘the’) - Runner Runner - ½
A parody film - Not Another Teen Movie -
A film you didn't like the first time you watched it - Anchorman -
A western film from the 2000s - Jane Got a Gun - ½
A movie that takes place in space - Aliens -
A movie in your collection that hasn't been watched in several years - Snatch - ½
A film by a director you've never seen - *Promising Young Woman -
A film starring a musician - John Wick Chapter 2 -
A film with a single name for the title - Mortdecai -
A film produced by an actor - Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story - ½
A movie with a color in the title - * 50 Shades of Black - ½
A movie distributed by MGM - North By Northwest -
A film that depicts the afterlife - Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey -
A movie that takes place in your hometown/state - Chicago - ½
A film from East Asia (South Korean, Japanese, or Chinese film) - Parasite - ½
A box office flop - Leprechaun -
A modern day fantasy film - The Butterfly Effect -
Any film from the National Film Registry - Goodfellas - ½
A movie where the main character rides in a limousine - * Blank Check -
An Oscar snubbed film (in your opinion) - Speed -
A film that you think should have won best picture at the Oscars - Terminator 2: Judgment Day -
A road trip film - Fanboys -
A film you haven't seen from one of your favorite directors - * Piranha II: The Spawning -
A post apocalyptic film - The Day After Tomorrow - ½
A film based on a TV series - Mission Impossible - ½

3D:
1. My Bloody Valentine (2009) - ½
2. Gamer -

Categories TBD:
* Triple Threat - ½
It -
Mission Impossible II -
Varsity Blues - ½
Live Free or Die Hard - ½
Anna and the Apocalypse -
The Third Man - ½
13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi - ½
Paul Blart: Mall Cop - ½
Legally Blonde - ½
Torque - ½
Holes - ½
Outside the Wire -
Mission Impossible III -
Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation -
Mission Impossible: Fallout -
Confessions of a Dangerous Mind -
Heat -
* 50 First Dates - ½
Romancing the Stone -
Death Becomes Her - ½
This Means War -
* Ten Inch Hero - ½
Taken - ½
She's All That - ½
Loaded Weapon 1 -
Push - ½
The Terminator -
True Lies -
Rambo: First Blood Part II -
Eagle Eye - ½
Possible Watches:
[Show spoiler]
Monster Hunter
Skylines
Skyline
Beyond Skyline
Shadow in the Cloud
Little Things


* denotes first-time viewings

Red - seen in theater (yeah, right )
Blue - Blu-ray, duh
Green - DVD
Purple - Vudu
Black - Other streaming (Netflix, Amazon Prime, Crackle, hoopla, tubitv, etc)

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I'll throw my hat in for January. My suggestions will be posted soon.


January Recommendations (Movies between 2015-2020)


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2015-2020 Recommendations:






Scavenger Hunt
01. Blue Velvet
[Show spoiler]A movie with a color in the title

02. Kiss Kiss, Bang Bang
[Show spoiler]A film whose title uses a word more than once

03. The Proposition
[Show spoiler]A western film from the 2000s

04. Following
[Show spoiler]Any feature-length film 75 minutes or shorter

05. The Book of Eli
[Show spoiler]A movie in your collection that hasn't been watched in several years

06. 12 Monkeys
[Show spoiler]A post-apocalyptic film

07. Out of Sight
[Show spoiler]A film produced by an actor

08. Sid and Nancy
[Show spoiler]A biopic of a musician

09. Sunshine
[Show spoiler]A box office flop

10. Koyaanisqatsi
[Show spoiler]A silent film

11. You've Got Mail
[Show spoiler]A film that's been remade 3 times or more

12. The Lobster
[Show spoiler]A modern-day fantasy film

13. Inside Man
[Show spoiler]A Denzel Washington film

14. Malcolm X
[Show spoiler]A film snubbed by the Oscars

15. Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me
[Show spoiler]A movie based on a TV series

16. Crack: Cocaine, Corruption & Conspiracy
[Show spoiler]A documentary

17. Good Time
[Show spoiler]A movie where death happens off-screen but can still be heard

18. Powaqqatsi
[Show spoiler]A movie from the year you were born

19. Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets
[Show spoiler]A movie that takes place in space

20. Promising Young Woman
[Show spoiler]A film by a director you've never seen

21. This is Spinal Tap
[Show spoiler]A parody film

22. Merry Christmas, Mr. Lawrence
[Show spoiler]A film starring a musician

23. Charade
[Show spoiler]An Audrey Hepburn film

24. The Wailing
[Show spoiler]A supernatural film

25. Princess Mononoke
[Show spoiler]A film from East Asia (South Korean, Japanese, or Chinese film)

26. Any Given Sunday
[Show spoiler]Your favorite sports movie

27. Sunset Boulevard
[Show spoiler]One of your favorite director's favorite films

28. Murder By Numbers
[Show spoiler]A film you didn't like the first time you watched it

A film with a single name for the title
An Extended/Director's Cut that you haven't seen
A movie distributed by MGM
A film that depicts the afterlife
A movie from the 1920s
A German or Swedish film
A movie that takes place in your hometown/state
A movie centered around an apartment complex
A film where Morgan Freeman plays a wise sage-like mentor
A film that takes place in one room
A French-language film
A film from your father’s or mother’s birth year
Your favorite sports film
A movie starring Katharine Hepburn
Any film from the National Film Registry
A movie where the main character rides in a limousine
A film that you think should have won best picture at the Oscars
A film with a name that starts with 'Z'
A film set in the city/state/province where you live
A road trip film
A film you haven't seen from one of your favorite directors
A film made in the ’40s or ’50s that have an anti-hero protagonist and a femme fatale
A film made to look like (or is) one continuous shot
A sword and sandal movie

Diary
2021-01-03 | Blue Velvet | 4.5
2021-01-04 | Kiss Kiss, Bang Bang | 4
2021-01-04 | The Proposition | 4
2021-01-04 | Following | 3.5
2021-01-05 | 12 Monkeys | 4
2021-01-05 | The Book of Eli | 3.5
2021-01-06 | Out of Sight | 4
2021-01-07 | Sid and Nancy | 3.5
2021-01-07 | Sunshine | 4
2021-01-08 | Koyaanisqatsi | 5
2021-01-08 | You've Got Mail | 3.5
2021-01-10 | Catch Me if You Can | 3.5
2021-01-11 | The Lobster | 4
2021-01-12 | Inside Man | 4
2021-01-12 | Malcolm X | 4.5
2021-01-13 | Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me | 4
2021-01-16 | Crack: Cocaine, Corruption & Conspiracy | 3
2021-01-16 | Good Time | 4.5
2021-01-18 | Powaqqatsi | 3.5
2021-01-20 | Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets | 3.5
2021-01-21 | Promising Young Woman | 3
2021-01-22 | This is Spinal Tap | 4
2021-01-23 | Merry Christmas, Mr. Lawrence | 3.5
2021-01-24 | Charade | 4
2021-01-26 | The Wailing | 4
2021-01-26 | Princess Mononoke | 4.5
2021-01-27 | Any Given Sunday | 3.5
2021-01-28 | Sunset Boulevard | 4.5
2021-01-28 | Murder By Numbers | 2.5

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Scavenger Hunt 25/25
01 - A supernatural film
[Show spoiler]The Amityville Horror

02 - A film whose title uses a word more than once (can’t be ‘the’)
[Show spoiler]The Bye Bye Man

03 - A parody film
[Show spoiler]Robin Hood: Men In Tights

04 - A biopic of a musician
[Show spoiler]The Dirt

05 - A film you didn't like the first time you watched it
[Show spoiler]Punch Drunk Love

06 - One of your favourite director's favourite films
[Show spoiler]Alien

07 - Any feature-length film 75 minutes or shorter
[Show spoiler]Old Days

08 - A western film from the 2000s
[Show spoiler]Hickok

09 - A movie in your collection that hasn't been watched in several years
[Show spoiler]Pulse

10 - A film by a director you've never seen
[Show spoiler]The Grand Budapest Hotel

11 - A film starring a musician
[Show spoiler]Hancock

12 - A film with a single name for the title
[Show spoiler]Tolkien

13 - A film produced by an actor
[Show spoiler]Daddy's Home

14 - A German or Swedish film
[Show spoiler]Schubert in Love

15 - A movie that takes place in your hometown/state
[Show spoiler]The 5th Wave

16 - A movie centred around an apartment complex
[Show spoiler]Quarantine

17 - A film that takes place in one room
[Show spoiler]12 Angry Men

18 - A film from your father’s or mother’s birth year
[Show spoiler]101 Dalmatians

19 - A modern day fantasy film
[Show spoiler]Snowpiercer

20 - A documentary
[Show spoiler]For the Love of Spock

21 - A silent film
[Show spoiler]The Circus

22 - A film you haven't seen from one of your favorite directors
[Show spoiler]Interstellar

23 - A film made to look like (or is) one continuous shot
[Show spoiler]Silent House

24 - A post apocalyptic film
[Show spoiler]Love and Monsters

25 - A film based on a TV series
[Show spoiler]The Flintstones


Superhero Movies - 05/05
01 - Wonder Woman 1984
02 - The Incredibles
03 - Avengers: Infinity War
04 - Avengers: Endgame
05 - Man of Steel

Sequels - 05/05
01 - Back To the Future: Part II
02 - Blair Witch
03 - Daddy's Home 2
04 - Terminator 2: Judgment Day
05 - The Ring Two

January Birthdays - 05/05
01 - Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald
[Show spoiler]Eddie Redmayne

02 - The Prestige
[Show spoiler]Christian Bale

03 - Super
[Show spoiler]Rainn Wilson

04 - Guardians of the Galaxy vol 2
[Show spoiler]Bradley Cooper

05 - Come To Daddy
[Show spoiler]Elijah Wood


Studio Ghibli - 05/05
01 - Howl's Moving Castle
02 - Princess Mononoke
03 - Spirited Away
04 - My Neighbor Totoro
05 - Kiki's Delivery Service

Rita Hayworth - 05/05
01 - Music In My Heart
02 - You'll Never Get Rich
03 - Tonight and Every Night
04 - Down To Earth
05 - The Lady From Shanghai

Other - 02/**
01 - The Gift
02 - The Kid

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[Show spoiler]Recommendations:
Never Rarely Sometimes Always
Ready or Not
Phantom Thread
Battle of the Sexes
La La Land
Me and Earl and the Dying Girl




Scavenger Hunt:
1. A film distributed by MGM - 2001: A Space Odyssey - 3.5/5
2. A film you didn't like the first time you watched it - Batman Returns (rewatch) - 2.5/5


Total: 2

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Fog1.jpgDarkHouse1.jpgRunSilent1.jpgLodger1.jpgMarnie1.jpg

Total: 55

Scavenger hunt main
1. Any feature-length film 75 minutes or shorter
It Happened in Hollywood ⭐⭐⭐½
Adventure in Sahara ⭐⭐⭐⭐
Power of the Press ⭐⭐⭐½
Escape in the Fog ⭐⭐⭐½
2. A movie where a death happens off-screen but can still be heard
Big House, U.S.A. ⭐⭐⭐⭐
3. A film you didn’t like the first time you watched it
Stagecoach ⭐⭐⭐⭐
4. A film produced by an actor
Ad Astra ⭐⭐⭐⭐
5. A movie that takes place in space
Battle in Outer Space ⭐⭐⭐½
6. A film starring a musician (Elvis)
Viva Las Vegas ⭐⭐⭐
7. A movie with a color in the title
Red River ⭐⭐⭐⭐
The Crimson Kimono ⭐⭐⭐⭐
8. A film with a single name for the title
Rawhide ⭐⭐⭐½
Marnie ⭐⭐⭐⭐
9. A movie in your collection that hasn’t been watched in several years
Rififi ⭐⭐⭐⭐½
10. A movie centered around an apartment complex
The Naked City ⭐⭐⭐⭐
11. A movie that takes place in your hometown/state
Picnic ⭐⭐⭐⭐
12. A movie distributed by MGM
The Fog ⭐⭐⭐⭐
13. A film whose title uses a word more than once (can’t be ‘the’)
Run Silent Run Deep ⭐⭐⭐⭐

Scavenger hunt alternate
1. A film made to look like (or is) one continuous shot
1917 ⭐⭐⭐⭐½
2. A road trip film
Fort Massacre ⭐⭐⭐
Tammy ⭐⭐⭐½
3. A film based on a TV series
CHiPS ⭐⭐⭐½

Scavenger hunt extras
1. A film from the 1001 Movies To See Before You Die list
Rio Grande ⭐⭐⭐⭐
2. A movie with a Christmas scene that isn't a holiday movie
Cash on Demand ⭐⭐⭐⭐
3. A film from a favorite actor you haven’t seen (Burt Lancaster)
Elmer Gantry ⭐⭐⭐½
I Walk Alone ⭐⭐⭐⭐
4. A 1950's Sci-fi movie
The Phantom from 10,000 Leagues ⭐⭐⭐
5. A film remade 3 or more times
The Gun Runners ⭐⭐⭐
6. A film that takes place over 24 hours
The Blob (1958) ⭐⭐⭐½
Bunny Lake is Missing ⭐⭐⭐⭐
7. A Sci-Fi film not involving aliens
The Deadly Mantis ⭐⭐⭐⭐
8. A film that is over 3 hours long
The Deer Hunter ⭐⭐⭐⭐
9. A courtroom drama
Never Take Candy from a Stranger ⭐⭐⭐⭐
10. A sports biopic
Ford v Ferrari ⭐⭐⭐⭐½

Keep watching the skies
1. Attack of the 50 Foot Woman (1958) ⭐⭐⭐
2. The Monolith Monsters (1957) ⭐⭐⭐⭐
3. Forbidden Planet (1956) ⭐⭐⭐⭐
4. The H-Man (1958) ⭐⭐⭐½
5. It Came from Outer Space (1953) ⭐⭐⭐⭐
6. This Island Earth (1955) ⭐⭐⭐½
7. The Black Scorpion (1957) ⭐⭐⭐⭐
8. The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951) ⭐⭐⭐⭐
9. The War of the Worlds (1953) ⭐⭐⭐⭐

Hodgepodge
1. The Croods: A New Age ⭐⭐⭐½
2. Chain Lightning ⭐⭐⭐
3. MST3K: The Deadly Mantis ⭐⭐⭐½
4. Shockproof ⭐⭐⭐½
5. Scandal Sheet ⭐⭐⭐⭐
6. The Scarecrow of Romney Marsh ⭐⭐⭐½
7. Murder, Inc. ⭐⭐⭐
8. Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian ⭐⭐⭐⭐
9. The Adventures of Tartu ⭐⭐⭐
10. The Blues Accordin’ to Lighnin’ Hopkins ⭐⭐⭐½
11. The Lodger ⭐⭐⭐
12. The Old Dark House (1963) ⭐⭐⭐

Recommendations: Recent films
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Scavenger Hunt
An Audrey Hepburn film
A movie where a death happens off-screen but can still be heard - Death on the Nile (1978)* 4/5
A supernatural film
A film whose title uses a word more than once (can’t be ‘the’) - Bye Bye Birdie 4.5/5
A parody film
A biopic of a musician
A film you didn't like the first time you watched it
One of your favourite director's favourite films
Any feature-length film 75 minutes or shorter
A western film from the 2000s
A movie that takes place in space
A movie in your collection that hasn't been watched in several years
A film by a director you've never seen
A film starring a musician - Double Trouble* 2/5
A film with a single name for the title
A film produced by an actor - Ma Rainey's Black Bottom* 4/5 (Denzel Washington)
An Extended/Director's Cut that you haven't seen
A movie with a color in the title
A movie distributed by MGM - Bells Are Ringing* 4/5
A film that depicts the afterlife
A movie from the 1920's
A German or Swedish film
A movie that takes place in your hometown/state - Good Time 4.5/5
A film from East Asia (South Korean, Japanese, or Chinese film)
A movie centred around an apartment complex

Scavenger Hunt Extras
A film from your year of birth
A film from your father’s or mother’s birth year - The Fortune Cookie* 3.5/5 (Dad, 1966)
A movie starring Katharine Hepburn
A film you think should’ve won Best picture at the Oscars - BlacKkKlansman 5/5
A film you haven’t seen from one of your favorite directors (Billy Wilder) - The Major and the Minor* 3.5/5

Recommended
1. Possessor (Uncut)* 4/5 (Al_the_Strange)

Unwatched Movies

2020 Films
1. Ammonite* 4.5/5
2. Kajillionaire* 5/5
3. Misbehaviour* 3.5/5
4. Pieces of a Woman* 4/5
5. The Truffle Hunters* 4/5
6. Fatale* 1.5/5
7. The Way Back 4/5

Small Axe

TCM Selections
1. Bachelor Mother* 4/5
2. Lover Come Back* 3/5
3. The Barkleys of Broadway* 3/5
4. Born Yesterday* 4/5
5. Twentieth Century* 4/5
6. It Should Happen to You* 4/5
7. Bundle of Joy* 3/5
8. The Last of Sheila* 4/5
9. Manhattan Murder Mystery* 3.5/5
10. Anna Karenina (1935)* 4/5
11. Overboard (1987)* 3/5
12. 84 Charing Cross Road* 4/5

Misc.
1. The Family Stone* 3.5/5
2. Into the Storm (2009)* 3/5
3. The Princess Bride 4.5/5
4. The White Tiger* 3.5/5

Total: 33

* denotes first-time viewing

Recommendations
[Show spoiler]The High Note
The Personal History of David Copperfield
The Assistant
Driveways
If Beale Street Could Talk
Vox Lux
Skate Kitchen
Colette
The Rider
Ingrid Goes West

Scavenger Hunt Suggestions
A movie that takes place in your hometown/state
A film that won Best Picture that you’ve never seen
A parody film
A film produced by an actor
A film starring a musician

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  1. A movie where a death happens off-screen but can still be heard.
  2. A psychedelic movie.
  3. An English-language movie directed by a foreign-language director.
  4. A movie with multiple chapters, narratively unrelated to one another.
  5. A movie with a comedian in a serious role.
  6. A disaster movie.
  7. A movie with a number in the title but that isn't a sequel.
  8. A director's debut feature film.
  9. A movie featuring skateboarding.
  10. A movie produced by Blumhouse Productions.
  11. A movie distributed by MGM.
  12. A movie from the 1920's.
  13. A movie where the main character rides in a limousine.
  14. A movie centred around an apartment complex.
  15. A movie that was screened out of competition at the Cannes Film Festival.


Recommendations:


Scavenger Hunt
02. A movie where a death happens off-screen but can still be heard.
#05, Beau Travail (Claire Denis, FRA, 1999),
03. A supernatural film.
#20, The Fog (John Carpenter, USA, 1980),
06. A biopic of a musician.
#04, La Bolduc (François Bouvier, CAN, 2018),
08. One of your favourite director's favourite films.
#06, Scarface (Howard Hawks, USA, 1932),
09. Any feature-length film 75 minutes or shorter.
#15, The Cameraman (Edward Sedgwick & Buster Keaton, USA, 1928),
10. A western film from the 2000s.
#12, Bacurau (Kleber Mendonça Filho & Juliano Dornelles, BRA, 2019),
12. A movie in your collection that hasn't been watched in several years.
#17, Inglorious Basterds (Quentin Tarantino, USA, 2009),
14. A film starring a musician.
#13, Death Race (Paul W.S. Anderson, USA, 2008),
15. A film with a single name for the title.
#32, Lola (Jacques Demy, FRA, 1961),
16. A film produced by an actor.
#28, I'm Still Here (Casey Affleck, USA, 2010),
18. A movie with a colour in the title.
#14, The Masque on the Red Death (Roger Corman, USA, 1964),
19. A movie distributed by MGM.
#09, Hallelujah (King Vidor, USA, 1929),
21. A movie from the 1920's.
#16, Blackmail (Alfred Hitchcock, GBR, 1929),
24. A film from East Asia (South Korean, Japanese, or Chinese film).
#21, Empire of Passion (Ōshima Nagisa, JPN, 1978),
29. A French language film.
#23, Cosmos (Andrzej Zulawski, FRA, 2015),
34. A modern day fantasy film.
#11, Fando y Lis (Alejandro Jodorowsky, MEX, 1968),
36. A documentary.
#10, Design Canada (Greg Durrell, CAN, 2018),
37. Any film from the National Film Registry.
#08, His Girl Friday (Howard Hawks, USA, 1940),
38. A movie where the main character rides in a limousine.
#24, Holy Motors (Leos Carax, FRA, 2012),
39. A silent film.
#27, The Broken Butterfly (Maurice Tourneur, USA, 1919),
44. A road trip film.
#26, It Happened One Night (Frank Capra, USA, 1934),
45. A film you haven't seen from one of your favorite directors.
#19, Les Créatures (Agnès Varda, FRA, 1966),
46. A film made in the 40’s or 50’s that have an anti-hero protagonist and a femme fatale.
#07, The Big Sleep (Howard Hawks, USA, 1946),
50. A sword and sandal movie.
#01, Oedipus Rex (Pier Paolo Pasolini, ITA, 1967),

Safdie Shorts
  • #02, We're Going to the Zoo (Joshua Safdie, USA, 2006),
  • #29, The Acquaintances of a Lonely John (Benny Safdie, USA, 2008),
  • #03, There Is Nothing You Can Do (Joshua & Benny Safdie, USA, 2008),
  • #30, John's Gone (Joshua & Benny Safdie, USA, 2010),
  • #31, The Black Balloon (Joshua & Benny Safdie, USA, 2012),

TBD:
  • #22, The Basilisks (Lina Wertmüller, ITA, 1963),
  • #25, Le Cercle rouge (Jean-Pierre Melville, FRA, 1970),
  • #18, El Topo (Alejandro Jodorowsky, MEX, 1970),

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Scavenger Hunt:

1. Roman Holiday* ½ (An Audrey Hepburn film)
2. The Great Escape* (A movie where a death happens off-screen but can still be heard)
3. The Wretched* (A supernatural film)
4. Hunter Hunter* (A film whose title uses a word more than once (can’t be ‘the’))
5. Borat Subsequent Movefilm* ½ (A parody film)
6. Stardust* (A biopic of a musician)
7. Fast & Furious (A film you didn't like the first time you watched it)
8. One of your favourite director's favourite films
9. Ottolenghi and the Cakes of Versailles* ½ (Any feature-length film 75 minutes or shorter)
10. A western film from the 2000s
11. The Midnight Sky* (A movie that takes place in space)
12. Ferris Bueller's Day Off (A movie in your collection that hasn't been watched in several years)
13. Farewell Amor* (A film by a director you've never seen)
14. Trolls: World Tour* ½ (A film starring a musician)
15. Ava* ½ (A film with a single name for the title)
16. Promising Young Woman* (A film produced by an actor)
17. An Extended/Director's Cut that you haven't seen
18. A movie with a color in the title
19. A movie distributed by MGM
20. Soul* (A film that depicts the afterlife)
21. A movie from the 1920's
22. A German or Swedish film
23. A movie that takes place in your hometown/state
24. Olympic Dreams* ½ (A film from East Asia (South Korean, Japanese, or Chinese film))
25. A movie centered around an apartment complex
26. A film where Morgan Freeman plays a wise sage like mentor
27. A film from your year of birth
28. Centigrade* (A film that takes place in one room)
29. The Truth* (A French language film)
30. A Denzel Washington film
31. The Rhythm Section* (A box office flop)
32. A film from your father’s or mother’s birth year
33. Your favorite sports film
34. The Golden Child* (A modern day fantasy film)
35. A movie starring Katharine Hepburn
36. Dear Santa* ½ (A documentary)
37. The Thin Man ½ (Any film from the National Film Registry)
38. 13 Going on 30 (A movie where the main character rides in a limousine)
39. A silent film
40. An Oscar snubbed film (in your opinion)
41. Sunset Boulevard ½ (A film that you think should have won best picture at the Oscars)
42. A film with a name that starts with 'Z'
43. A film set in the city/state/province where you live
44. News of the World* ½ (A road trip film)
45. A film you haven't seen from one of your favorite directors
46. A film made in the 40’s or 50’s that have an anti-hero protagonist and a femme fatale
47. A film made to look like (or is) one continuous shot
48. Panic in the Year Zero ½ (A post apocalyptic film)
49. A film based on a TV series
50. A sword and sandal movie



Non-Scavenger Awards Season Screeners:

1. Fatale*
2. The Croods: A New Age*
3. The King of Staten Island*
4. The Rental*
5. Relic* ½
6. Resistance* ½
7. The Nest* ½
8. Kindred* ½
9. Tesla*
10. Made in Italy*
11. Rent-A-Pal* ½
12. The Trip to Greece* ½
13. Sputnik*
14. Summerland* ½
15. Shithouse* ½
16. Premature*
17. True History of the Kelly Gang*
18. A Call to Spy* ½
19. How to Build A Girl*
20. The Painted Bird*
21. Disappearance at Clifton Hill*
22. The Other Lamb*
23. Swallow* ½
24. Babyteeth* ½
25. Bacurau* ½
26. Beanpole*
27. Buoyancy* ½
28. Martin Eden* ½
29. Sorry We Missed You* ½
30. Tommaso* ½
31. Young Ahmed*
32. Beyond The Visible – Hilma af Klint* ½
33. Epicentro*
34. Capital in the Twenty-First Century*


Non-Scavenger Miscellaneous:

1. Avengers: Infinity War ½
2. Mr. Deeds
3. Speed
4. Pocahontas
5. Sound of Metal*
6. Groundhog Day



Recommended:





Total Movies: 66

Achieved: Platinum



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Recommendations

1. An Audrey Hepburn film
2. A movie in your collection that hasn't been watched in several years.
3. A film released in 1980.
4. An Oscar snubbed film (in your opinion).
5. A Denzel Washington film
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[Show spoiler]1. A sword and sandal movie
2. A 1950's Sci-fi movie
3. A movie that takes place in space.
4. .A movie you disliked on first watch but changed your mind on a repeat viewing
5. A political thriller
6. A black & White film that briefly uses colour for effect.
7. Your favourite sports film
8. A modern day fantasy film.
9. A film set in 19th century England
10. A movie from a genre you watch the least.

Recommendations

I Am Mother (2019)
A Walk in the Woods (2015)

Bald Times at the El Royal (2018)
[Show spoiler]Bombshell (2019)
Richard Jewell (2019)
Hereditary (2018)
The Handmaiden (2016)
Knives Out (2019)

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Unwatched Movies


Recommended Movies


Science Fiction


Horror


TBD



Total Movies = 00
It really is a shame what happened to Chris Hemsworth.

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Old 12-30-2020, 05:18 PM   #19
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It really is a shame what happened to Chris Hemsworth.

I just noticed it. Fixed.
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First movie of the year.

Unopened disc. Feel I’m off on the right foot.
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