What Films/TV Have you Watched Recently?

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Post by psj3809 » Thu Dec 20, 2018 9:09 am

I like to think i'm quite good knowing the big TV shows or films but somehow missed this on Netflix...

The Inmate

Mexican TV series (dubbed in English which isnt too bad) about a CIA agent going undercover in a mexican prison to find and release a judges daughter. Really good so far, stayed up till 1am watching the first 4 episodes

Netflix is sooo good at the moment, nearly got rid of it a few years back but kept it as only the kids seemed to watch cartoons on it. A lot of good stuff on it now though

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Post by jdanddiet » Fri Dec 21, 2018 11:11 am

Office Christmas party- good fun!
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Post by mr jenzie » Sun Dec 23, 2018 5:16 pm

watched both my movies i got LAST christmas .....

SORCERER - awesomely schizophrenic travelogue about not how to travel a third world country by explosive laiden truck
THE THING - holiday time for an fun loving alien who traipses through the early eighties icecapades

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Post by psj3809 » Sun Dec 23, 2018 6:36 pm

Apostle - good Netflix film about a cult in an island
Ready player one - not bad at all
Papillon - true story. An excellent film

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Post by jdanddiet » Sun Dec 23, 2018 7:50 pm

Double Dragon. Really good fun.
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Post by sscott » Mon Dec 24, 2018 11:50 am

Spiderman: Into the Spider verse. Fantastic. Me and the kids TV thoroughly enjoyed it!
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Post by The Laird » Mon Dec 24, 2018 12:00 pm

I went to see The Old Man and the Gun, pretty entertaining watch

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Post by Antiriad2097 » Mon Dec 24, 2018 12:15 pm

Bad Moms Christmas. A couple of laughs, but not as funny as it thinks it is. Even the wimmin didn't rate it, so you can safely avoid it.
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Post by mr jenzie » Mon Dec 24, 2018 5:42 pm

krampus - barking mad and if you are NAUGHTY .....
monsters university - funny
zootropolis - no relation to zootopia but just as funny and nuanced :wink:

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Post by Bluce_Ree » Mon Dec 24, 2018 9:23 pm

Bird Box - excellent. A bit like A Quiet Place. Maybe not as good as that but still great.
Tales From the Crypt (1972) - surprisingly good for a really old portmanteau.


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Nightflyers - one episode only. Decent looking sci-fi horror thing from George RR Martin.
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Post by The Laird » Mon Dec 24, 2018 10:36 pm

I watched Bird Box too, thought it was excellent.

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Post by pratty » Tue Dec 25, 2018 5:38 pm

Poseidon. A bit meh. Kurt Russell was ok but the rest of the cast weren't up to much, just didn't feel as epic and big budget as it should have.

Christmas Chronicles on Netflix. Pretty decent actually. Kurt Russell again and he does a very good Santa.

Non-Stop. Solid action/mystery thriller aboard a plane, with Liam Neeson.

Also finished Condor. I really enjoyed this series, check it out if you like stuff like 24, Homeland, Jason Bourne, Enemy Of The State etc. It's probably a notch below those but it still entertained me.
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Post by ALK » Wed Dec 26, 2018 5:47 pm

Jungle Book The Live Action Disney Remake- Despite me not being too drawn to these live action remakes, this one made great Christmas Day family viewing, singing along to the songs together and whatnot.

Generally, pretty good.
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Re: What Films/TV Have you Watched Recently?

Post by pratty » Wed Dec 26, 2018 8:15 pm

The Hitman's Bodyguard, only slightly above average action comedy. It got a few chuckles out of me and it has some decent action but it's pretty forgetable fluff.
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Jungle Book The Live Action Disney Remake- Despite me not being too drawn to these live action remakes, this one made great Christmas Day family viewing, singing along to the songs together and whatnot.

Generally, pretty good.
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Re: What Films/TV Have you Watched Recently?

Post by mr jenzie » Wed Dec 26, 2018 9:24 pm

seen most of THE GOOD DINOSAUR and will watch it again as i "have it"
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