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Old 08-06-04, 10:07 AM
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Quiz Show and Summer of Sam

I would like to pick these two up as part of Best Buy's 3/20 this week but have never seen them. I really like Spike's later films and I am a huge John Turturro fan.

How are both these movies? and are they worth the price?
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Quiz Show is a fantastic film. Summer of Sam has its moments including a scene where Adrien Brody rocks out to The Who. But other than that I think I'd pass. Summer of Sam had probably one of the coolest trailers ever and the movie never lived up to it.
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agreed on Quiz Show....awesome movie! i bought SOS recently, but haven't watched it yet.
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Quiz Show is a great movie. Summer of Sam is worth seeing and probably worth the price of the DVD deal.
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I like Quiz Show, it's rewatchability probably depends on your ability to tolerate Rob Morrow's atrocious NE accent.
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but everyone from boston sounds just like a kennedy!
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They're pretty much interchangable. If you've seen one film, you've seen the other.
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Quiz Show is excelllent, although I believe it's still cheaper at DDD at their regular price, 6.30 I think. I got mine for 5.04 during a 20% sale.

I haven't seen SOS since VHS, but it's a really good movie. I may be picking this up myself if I can only find 2 others in the list I want.
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Re: Quiz Show and Summer of Sam

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How are both these movies? and are they worth the price?
Quiz Show is terrific and definitely worth the price. Summer of Sam is a piece of shit. Skip that one.

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