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Kick-Ass (2010)
1.31 ( DVD Collection )




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Dave Lizewski is an unnoticed high school student and comic book fan who one day decides to become a super-hero, even though he has no powers, training or meaningful reason to do so.


Damn I love this movie and I can't wait for the sequel :)
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People who added this item 1125 Average listal rating (678 ratings) 6.6 IMDB Rating 6.9
Alpha Dog (2006)
1.30 ( DVD Collection )




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A drama based on the life of Jesse James Hollywood, a drug dealer who became one of the youngest men ever to be on the FBI's most wanted list.


All the actors (Yes, even Justin Timberlake) put on superb performances in this true drama story
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People who added this item 259 Average listal rating (147 ratings) 6.4 IMDB Rating 6.8
1.30 ( DVD Collection )




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Sam Childers is a former drug-dealing biker tough guy who found God and became a crusader for hundreds of Sudanese children who've been forced to become soldiers.


Gerard Butler does it again and this time with one of the most meaningful messages in a movie that has ever been made.
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People who added this item 1110 Average listal rating (696 ratings) 4.3 IMDB Rating 4.2
1.29 ( TV First Viewing )




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The story follows the adventures of Aang, a young successor to a long line of Avatars, who must put his childhood ways aside and stop the Fire Nation from enslaving the Water, Earth and Air nations.

The tv show is way better
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People who added this item 445 Average listal rating (297 ratings) 7.1 IMDB Rating 7.2
Harry Brown (2009)
1.29 ( TV Rewatch )




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An elderly ex-serviceman and widower looks to avenge his best friend's murder by doling out his own form of justice.

Michael Caine's acting is as usual superb and he has once again showed his professionalism in a different way.
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People who added this item 813 Average listal rating (445 ratings) 6.8 IMDB Rating 7.1
1.28 ( DVD Collection )




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The film follows the surf and skateboarding trends that originated in Venice, California during the 1970's.

Lots of laughs, excellent character development and acting in Jay Adams and Skip, and some very nice supporting roles
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People who added this item 9 Average listal rating (6 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 9.1
1.28 ( Dvd COllection )



Wrestlemania at his best , great main event and also the TLC match 2
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People who added this item 314 Average listal rating (191 ratings) 5.7 IMDB Rating 5.4
1.27 ( Theater )




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On the hunt for a fabled treasure of gold, a band of warriors, assassins, and a rogue British soldier descend upon a village in feudal China, where a humble blacksmith looks to defend himself and his fellow villagers.

Congratulations, RZA on your first film. I'm sure he can't do anything but get better. He definitely has a vivid mind and I'm anxious to see how he evolves.
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People who added this item 1750 Average listal rating (1143 ratings) 6.9 IMDB Rating 7.3
Superman (1978)
1.26 ( DVD Collection )




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An alien orphan is sent from his dying planet to Earth, where he grows up to become his adoptive home's first and greatest super-hero.

This was probably a great hit in 1978 but today it is one classic movie about one of the best superhero of all time:)


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People who added this item 1369 Average listal rating (960 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.8
1.25 ( Theater )




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A video game villain wants to be a hero and sets out to fulfill his dream, but his quest brings havoc to the whole arcade where he lives.

Probably one of the best animated movie of the year 2012



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People who added this item 371 Average listal rating (220 ratings) 5.3 IMDB Rating 5.6
Wanderlust (2012)
1.25




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Rattled by sudden unemployment, a Manhattan couple surveys alternative living options, ultimately deciding to experiment with living on a rural commune where free love rules.

I do like Paul Rudd in most of his movies but I can't stand Jennifer Aniston a bit.
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People who added this item 219 Average listal rating (164 ratings) 6.2 IMDB Rating 6.4
1.24




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A high school biology teacher looks to become a successful mixed-martial arts fighter in an effort to raise money to prevent extra-curricular activities from being axed at his cash-strapped school.

Really good movie with really good dialogues and fighting scenes. I was laughing from the start til the end , probably because I'm a huge fan of the UFC and Kevin James did a great job to mixed comedy with MMA. Great job !!
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People who added this item 460 Average listal rating (255 ratings) 5.9 IMDB Rating 6.1
1.23 ( Netflix First Viewing )




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A West Texas deputy sheriff is slowly unmasked as a psychotic killer.

Casey Affleck does a superb job as a mild mannered deputy sheriff but the beating part was hard to watch
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People who added this item 732 Average listal rating (453 ratings) 5.8 IMDB Rating 6.5
1.23 ( Tv Rewatch )




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Millionaire industrialist Steven Taylor is a man who has everything but what he craves most: the love and fidelity of his wife. A hugely successful player in the New York financial world, he considers her to be his most treasured acquisition. But she needs more than simply the role of dazzling accessory. Brilliant in her own right, she works at the U.N. and is involved with a struggling artist who fulfills her emotional needs. When her husband discovers her indiscretion, he sets out to commit the perfect murder and inherit her considerable trust fund in the bargain.

a well done thriller with good acting and a great look. But this is nothing compared to Dial M for Murder

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People who added this item 4305 Average listal rating (2848 ratings) 6.2 IMDB Rating 6.9
1.23 ( Tv Rewatch )




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A goofy detective specializing in animals goes in search of a missing dolphin mascot of a football team.

Probably the best movie ever made by Jim Carrey , well acted :)

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People who added this item 66 Average listal rating (45 ratings) 5.5 IMDB Rating 6
1.22 ( Netflix First viewving )




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When a cocky industrialist's efforts to raise an ancient Chinese temple leads him to be seriously wounded and captured by enemy forces, he must use his ideas for a revolutionary power armor in order to fight back as a superhero.

Overall, this movie is definitely a step backwards for the Marvel animated series.
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People who added this item 236 Average listal rating (141 ratings) 6.4 IMDB Rating 6.7
1.22 ( Netflix First Viewing )




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Two criminal drifters without sympathy get more than they bargained for after kidnapping and holding for ransom the surrogate mother of a powerful and shady man.


Positive Words : Benicio Del Toro and Ryan Phillippe. ; This movie has everything from action to a great opening one liner to intense scenes. A movie that just speaks of genius, and both, Ryan Phillipe and Benicio Del Toro did a great job acting in this one
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People who added this item 847 Average listal rating (583 ratings) 6.4 IMDB Rating 7.1
Payback (1999)
1.22 ( DVD Collection )




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Porter is shot by his wife and best friend and is left to die. When he survives he plots revenge.

I just love fast-paced crime movies and in this movie has the whole package, that makes it so enjoyable.

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People who added this item 4752 Average listal rating (3214 ratings) 6.5 IMDB Rating 7
The Mummy (1999)
1.22 ( Rewatch Tv )




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An American serving in the French Foreign Legion on an archaeological dig at the ancient city of Hamunaptra accidentally awakens a Mummy.

Positive Words : Rachel Weisz , The Mummy and Anck Su Namun ( Beautiful girl )

This movie is not Shakespeare, and it knows it. This movie is all about scares and laughs. One of my favorite movie when I was a kid
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1.21 ( Rewatch Tv )




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Frank Drebin comes out of retirement to help Police Squad infiltrate a gang of terrorists planning to detonate a bomb at the Academy Awards.

This one is my least favorite of the three but it was still really funny. Leslie Nelson was one of the best. RIP :(

Like a blind man at an orgy, I was going to have to feel things out.
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Lieutenant Drebin discovers that his ex-girlfriend's new beau is involved in a plot to kidnap a scientist who advocates solar energy.

For once, a film has a formidable sequel. Amazingly enough, it's a film that's just as funny as the first

Oh, it's alright. I'm sure that we can handle this situation maturely, just like the responsible adults that we are. Isn't that right, Mr... Poopy Pants?
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1.21 ( Rewatch Tv )




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Incompetent cop Frank Drebin has to foil an attempt to assassinate Queen Elizabeth II.

This movie is a pure classic. I bet you to try to watch this movie without a laugh. Impossible!! Great Movie !!

Wilma, I promise you; whatever scum did this, not one man on this force will rest one minute until he's behind bars. Now, let's grab a bite to eat.
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People who added this item 2484 Average listal rating (1661 ratings) 6.8 IMDB Rating 7.5
RoboCop (1987)
1.21 ( Rewatch Tv )




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In a dystopic and crime-ridden Detroit, a terminally-wounded cop returns to the force as a powerful cyborg with submerged memories haunting him.


I was so in love with this movie when I was a kid, now that i'm older , I still love the movie but less than before.
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People who added this item 32 Average listal rating (17 ratings) 2.4 IMDB Rating 2.5
1.20 ( Netflix First and LAST Viewing )




Terrible, that was just a really terrible movie. Everything about it , the effects look cheap and the acting was really sloppy.

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People who added this item 339 Average listal rating (180 ratings) 6.2 IMDB Rating 6.4
1.20 ( TV Rewatch )




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Stranded on an island, a group of schoolboys degenerate into savagery.

I haven't seen the older version and I haven't read the book either (if there is a book behind it). However, the movie is, at least, interesting and keeps the spectator in suspense.
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People who added this item 1095 Average listal rating (678 ratings) 5.5 IMDB Rating 5.6
Poseidon (2006)
1.20 ( DVD COllection )




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On New Year's Eve, the luxury ocean liner, Poseidon, capsizes after being swamped by a rogue wave. The survivors are left to fight for survival as they attempt to escape the sinking ship.

Positive Points : Kurt Russell , Josh Lucas. I personally think this Movie is underrated , okay okay maybe not deserving a 7 but at least 6.5? Anyway, I found the new version of POSEIDON to be an incredibly intense experience. It kept me on the edge of my chair the whole movie.
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People who added this item 905 Average listal rating (579 ratings) 5.9 IMDB Rating 6.3
Total Recall (2012)
1.19 ( TV First Viewing )




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A factory worker, Douglas Quaid, begins to suspect that he is a spy after visiting Rekall - a company that provides its clients with implanted fake memories of a life they would like to have led - goes wrong and he finds himself on the run.

Positive Points : Colin Farrell and Jessica Biel
Negative Point : Kate Beckinsale

It Was a good Sci-fiction movie but personally the original was still better
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People who added this item 4036 Average listal rating (2724 ratings) 6.4 IMDB Rating 6.8
Liar Liar (1997)
1.17 ( Tv )




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A fast track lawyer can't lie for 24 hours due to his son's birthday wish after the lawyer turns his son down for the last time.

One of those good comedy out there. Jim Carrey was at his best in the 90's
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People who added this item 808 Average listal rating (476 ratings) 5.9 IMDB Rating 5.9
1.15 ( DVD REntal First Viewving )




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braham Lincoln, the 16th President of the United States, discovers vampires are planning to take over the United States. He makes it his mission to eliminate them.

It was okay I guess but I'm not a big vampires movies fan. I'm looking foward to watch the real Lincoln movie:)
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People who added this item 2456 Average listal rating (1670 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 8.4
1.14 ( Theater )




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With the help of his mentor, a slave-turned-bounty hunter sets out to rescue his wife from a brutal Mississippi plantation owner.

Genius !!! Perfect movie for a Tarantino's fan.
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People who added this item 2730 Average listal rating (1790 ratings) 6.9 IMDB Rating 7.2
1.13 ( TV First Viewing )




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Katniss Everdeen voluntarily takes her younger sister's place in the Hunger Games, a televised fight to the death in which two teenagers from each of the twelve Districts of Panem are chosen at random to compete.

Finally I decided to watch The Hunger Games and I'm really glad I did. It was way better than I though and I can't wait for Catch a fire
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1.13 ( Dvd Collection )



Was one of the best wrestlemania, the ladder match and the main event were spectacular. The Rock is for sure one of the best at his time :)
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People who added this item 4366 Average listal rating (2858 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 8
Jaws (1975)
1.12 ( DVD Collection)





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When a gigantic great white shark begins to menace the small island community of Amity, a police chief, a marine scientist and grizzled fisherman set out to stop it.

This movie is brilliant. There is not a single thing that you could do to it that would make it better.
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People who added this item 194 Average listal rating (111 ratings) 6.1 IMDB Rating 6.5
1.11 (Netflix)




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A baseball legend almost finished with his distinguished career at the age of forty has one last chance to prove who he is, what he is capable of, and win the heart of the woman he has loved for the past four years.

I woke up early in the morning and I decided to watch a sport movie. I guess that was a wrong choice for me because this movie is more like a loving flick story than a good baseball game.
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People who added this item 123 Average listal rating (70 ratings) 6.9 IMDB Rating 7.1
1.10 (Netflix)




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In China, the poor worker Tietou repairs tractors and misses his sweetheart Xiu Xiu, back in Japan, she having never sent any news to her family or him. While illegally emigrating to Japan, Tietou loses his Chinese documents and so cannot return to his country.

A good film that is worth viewing, especially to see the different direction Jackie Chan is going with this movie.
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People who added this item 1442 Average listal rating (846 ratings) 7 IMDB Rating 7.3
1.10 (Rewatch Netflix)




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Two childhood animal friends find themselves forced to become enemies.

I Had to keep an eye on my little nieces for the day so I decided to watch one of my childhood favorite with them. This is a very touching Disney masterpiece about a special friendship for everyone that will warm your heart.
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People who added this item 962 Average listal rating (636 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.2
1.9 (Theater)




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A struggling screenwriter inadvertently becomes entangled in the Los Angeles criminal underworld after his oddball friends kidnap a gangster's beloved Shih Tzu.

Positive Words : Christopher Walken , Colin Farrell , Sam Rockwell and Woody Harrelson. A goof dark comedy with perfect performances and really good dialogues.
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People who added this item 5682 Average listal rating (3804 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 8
1.8 (Dvd Collection)




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A true story about Frank Abagnale Jr., who, before his 19th birthday, successfully conned millions of dollars' worth of checks as a Pan Am pilot, doctor, and legal prosecutor.

Positive Words : Leonardo DiCaprio , Tom Hanks ,
Christopher Walken , Steven Spielberg ; Thanks to Steven Spielberg for this 141min Cat and Mouse chase about one of the most legendary cons-artist in the history, Frank Abagnale Jr. ;This is one of my favorite movies because it recalls some great classic moments and will become watchable again and again over the years.

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People who added this item 479 Average listal rating (295 ratings) 5.7 IMDB Rating 6.2
This Is 40 (2012)
1.7 (Theater)




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A look at the lives of Pete and Debbie a few years after the events of Knocked Up.

I started this movie laughing hard but then I sort of got bored. Maybe 134min was too long for that kind of comedy I dont know. Still a pretty good movie

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People who added this item 1682 Average listal rating (1103 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.4
Looper (2012)
1.6 (DVD Rental)




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In 2074, when the mob wants to get rid of someone, the target is sent 30 years into the past, where a hired gun awaits. Someone like Joe, who one day learns the mob wants to 'close the loop' by transporting back Joe's future self.

Positive Words : Looper is one of those films that would stuck in your head in a long time because it's plain brilliant.
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1.6 (Rewatch ,TV)





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Jack Hall, paleoclimatologist for NORAD, must make a daring trek across America to reach his son, trapped in the cross-hairs of a sudden international storm which plunges the planet into a new Ice Age.

Positive Points : Dennis Quaid and Jake Gyllenhaal
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People who added this item 6 Average listal rating (5 ratings) 5.8 IMDB Rating 7.2
1.5 (DVD Collection)



It was really late that night and my girlfriend was sleeping so I decided to watch something she didn't like. I know she hates wrestling and UFC so I'm gonna rewatch those dvd time to time. Wrestlemania 15 was not really good for a wrestlemania ppv, maybe because Im not really a WWE fan anymore.
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People who added this item 1774 Average listal rating (1208 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.8
Skyfall (2012)
1.4 (Theater)




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Bond's loyalty to M is tested as her past comes back to haunt her, bringing MI6 under attack.

Positive Points : Daniel Craig , Javier Bardem. I was not quite sure what to think about this one because I didn't enjoy Quantum but it turns out really good. I was impressed with Craig's performance and Bardem's too. Good bond movie :).

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People who added this item 585 Average listal rating (359 ratings) 6.4 IMDB Rating 6.2
1.3 (Theater)




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Jackie Cogan is an enforcer hired to restore order after three dumb guys rob a Mob protected card game, causing the local criminal economy to collapse.

Positive Points : Brad Pitt ,James Gandolfini
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1.2 (DVD Collection)




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A wandering gunfighter plays two rival families against each other in a town torn apart by greed, pride, and revenge.

Positive Points : Everything , good old classic western :)
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People who added this item 160 Average listal rating (98 ratings) 5.7 IMDB Rating 6.1
Hit and Run (2012)
1.2 (Theater)





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Former getaway driver Charlie Bronson jeopardizes his Witness Protection Plan identity in order to help his girlfriend get to Los Angeles. The feds and Charlie's former gang chase them on the road.

Positive Points : Bradley Cooper and Dax Shepard

Negative Point : Kristen Bell
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1.1 (Rewatch TV)




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Three women, detectives with a mysterious boss, retrieve stolen voice-ID software, using martial arts, tech skills, and sex appeal.

Positive Points : Bill Murray , Cameron Diaz and
Lucy Liu

Negative Point : Drew Barrymore



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Posted: 4 years, 2 months ago at Jan 5 16:22
Eastwood's spaghetti and the new Bond are a good way to start the cinematic year!
Posted: 4 years, 2 months ago at Jan 5 18:40
I am planning to watch the last two of the trilogy soon , probably one of my all time favorite trilogy out there and yeah I was quite impressed with the new bond.:)
Posted: 4 years, 2 months ago at Jan 15 7:23
Glad You like Catch Me If You Can, really great movie
Posted: 4 years, 2 months ago at Jan 16 3:39
Really GOOD movie indeed :) and DiCaprio is for sure one of my favorites.
Posted: 4 years, 2 months ago at Jan 21 13:28
Interesting choices and comments!
Posted: 4 years, 2 months ago at Jan 21 13:39
Very nice movie choices!
Posted: 4 years, 2 months ago at Jan 21 15:53
Some really good choices, and some I still need to see like Seven Psychopaths.
Posted: 4 years, 2 months ago at Jan 23 3:30
I enjoyed Payback very much myself and I can't say enough good things about The Mummy! It was incredible fun; Weisz and Fraser were great together! :)
Posted: 4 years, 2 months ago at Jan 23 4:11
The Fraser and Weisz duo is one of the funniest and I like when Mel Gibson is playing the bad-ass character in a movie, that's why Payback was really good. Not boring from the start to the end :) Did you also like the sequels for the mummy ?
Posted: 4 years, 2 months ago at Jan 23 15:51
Wow good list, quite a lot of time to keep tv going! i liked and signed the film i didn't see and will see it ASAP. Can u teach me how to do such a good list with pictures and voting and all of that?

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