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Forum: Movie Talk
07-31-03, 04:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,345
Posted By JLJanis

Man, seventeen responses and still no love for...

Man, seventeen responses and still no love for Bitter Moon, one of my all-time Polanski favorites...
Forum: Movie Talk
06-26-03, 03:49 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,705
Posted By JLJanis

Matewan and City of Hope are my two faves, with...

Matewan and City of Hope are my two faves, with about five others really close behind...
Forum: Movie Talk
06-05-03, 10:31 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 979
Posted By JLJanis

According to Palm Pictures, the Cremaster cycle...

According to Palm Pictures, the Cremaster cycle will be released on DVD and VHS on September 16th, 2003 (I have not read the IFC article that Giles notes, however).

Ask and ye shall receive: ...
06-04-03, 11:25 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,345
Posted By JLJanis

Thanks for the kind words - I agree, Bitter Moon...

Thanks for the kind words - I agree, Bitter Moon falls into that "love it or hate it" category, and I have always enjoyed it (I was also glad to see that it has held up so well - I had not seen it in...
06-02-03, 09:24 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,345
Posted By JLJanis

To anyone interested, I just put up my review of...

To anyone interested, I just put up my review of Bitter Moon here (http://www.dvdtalk.com/reviews/read.php?ID=6514). One of Polanski's best in my estimation.
Forum: Book Talk
05-22-03, 03:59 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 9,528
Posted By JLJanis

I have a signed copy of Fear and Loathing in Las...

I have a signed copy of Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas by Hunter S. Thompson.
05-21-03, 04:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,082
Posted By JLJanis

I have reviewed two History Channel releases so...

I have reviewed two History Channel releases so far (Teddy Roosevelt: An American Lion and Ellis Island), and both were excellent. You can have a look if you like here...
Forum: Movie Talk
05-21-03, 03:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,954
Posted By JLJanis

I had the good fortune of catching this at the...

I had the good fortune of catching this at the Tribeca Film Festival and wrote a feature for Cinema Gotham about it here (http://www.dvdtalk.com/cinemagotham/archives/001391.html). I also got to...
05-13-03, 06:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 351
Posted By JLJanis

Just got mine yesterday, and yup -- awesome. ...

Just got mine yesterday, and yup -- awesome. Between this and Miller's Crossing, I am one happy camper these days...
05-12-03, 12:13 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,592
Posted By JLJanis

2.35:1, especially when Michael Mann is directing.

2.35:1, especially when Michael Mann is directing.
Forum: Movie Talk
05-12-03, 12:06 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,505
Posted By JLJanis

the Devil's Advocate -- I feel strangely...

the Devil's Advocate -- I feel strangely compelled to view this film almost every time I come across it, even though something tells me I shouldn't...
04-19-03, 08:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 525
Posted By JLJanis

Excellent release...

Couldn't agree more Tony -- Anchor Bay did some really nice work with this one. Jotted down my thoughts here...

http://www.dvdtalk.com/reviews/read.php?ID=6018
Forum: Movie Talk
04-17-03, 06:51 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,451
Posted By JLJanis

Kubrick forever corrupted whatever fun, innocent...

Kubrick forever corrupted whatever fun, innocent memories I had of the song "Singin' in the Rain" with a Clockwork Orange...
Forum: Music Talk
04-14-03, 10:23 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 8,754
Posted By JLJanis

Tom Waits -- Frank's Wild Years R.E.M. -- Lifes...

Tom Waits -- Frank's Wild Years
R.E.M. -- Lifes Rich Pageant
Husker Du -- Flip Your Wig
Beatles -- White Album
Talking Heads -- Remain in Light
Forum: Music Talk
04-03-03, 08:11 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,520
Posted By JLJanis

Jarvis Cocker's snarky critique of the collegiate...

Jarvis Cocker's snarky critique of the collegiate idle rich who think "poor is cool":



Pulp, "Common People", from Different Class
Forum: Movie Talk
03-26-03, 06:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 979
Posted By JLJanis

If you think the trailer (or the Cremaster series...

If you think the trailer (or the Cremaster series as a whole) was intense, and happen to be in or near New York City, try this one on for size:

guggenheim.org/press_releases/barney_03_pr.html
Forum: Movie Talk
03-21-03, 10:43 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,429
Posted By JLJanis

One of my favorites from the past few years... ...

One of my favorites from the past few years...

Not exactly "classic" in the sense you meant it -- or foreign -- but a truly great film and a gorgeous poster.
...
Forum: Movie Talk
03-21-03, 08:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 467
Posted By JLJanis

The film clips came from Johnny Got His Gun... ...

The film clips came from Johnny Got His Gun...

http://us.imdb.com/Title?0067277
Forum: Movie Talk
03-04-03, 09:19 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,138
Posted By JLJanis

Malcolm X -- one of the best performances of the...

Malcolm X -- one of the best performances of the nineties.
Forum: Movie Talk
03-03-03, 05:33 PM
03-02-03, 11:19 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,207
Posted By JLJanis

Re: xploitedcinema: Thumbs up!!

joelgee -- glad to hear that you had an experience with xploitedcinema similar to the ones I've had over the past few months. I really can't recommend them highly enough, and it's great to have Le...
Forum: Movie Talk
02-27-03, 07:00 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,854
Posted By JLJanis

Terrence Malick -- three films, three...

Terrence Malick -- three films, three masterpieces: Badlands, Days of Heaven, and the Thin Red Line.
Forum: Movie Talk
02-27-03, 01:03 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,750
Posted By JLJanis

Discussion of Margot Tenenbaum's first play,...

Discussion of Margot Tenenbaum's first play, staged on the evening of her eleventh birthday:

Chas Tenenbaum: Well, did you at least think the characters were well developed?

Royal Tenenbaum: ...
02-27-03, 09:16 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,207
Posted By JLJanis

I noticed that Tony over at xploitedcinema.com...

I noticed that Tony over at xploitedcinema.com added it on Saturday (for $29.99 I might add) and I received it yesterday(!) I have not placed an order with Luminous yet only because my experiences...
02-26-03, 09:18 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,207
Posted By JLJanis

Tony -- your review prompted me to finally...

Tony -- your review prompted me to finally replace my New Yorker Video VHS with the R2 disc and you are absoutely correct. This version is -- by far -- the best I have ever seen the film look.
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