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 Post subject: Re: What movies are you watching?
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The Snowman.
Widely considered to be one of last year's worst movies I watched just to see how bad it was. It's bad. The plotline is a jumbled, poorly edited mess. Val Kilmer appears in a role that at one time probably meant something but doesn't. His lines were dubbed by another actor since he was recovering from throat cancer. More than once his scene is shot from behind when he speaks. The actual snowmen are mostly ridiculous too. Flashbacks range from unclear to "convienent".
Just a mess all around, there is a couple unintentional laughs but not a so bad it's good movie.


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I got a 2 disc set of Inception. The other disc is packed with extras on dreams and conciousness.

Hopefully these will help me wrap my head around this damn film. (Which I really like)


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What aren't you understanding? Maybe RM can help?

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Is he still in at the end. Mainly.

Other stuff too. I’ve always wanted to really watch this. Only saw it cinema


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dimejinky99 wrote:
Is he still in at the end. Mainly.

Other stuff too. I’ve always wanted to really watch this. Only saw it cinema

The ending was meant to leave you questioning that. I don't think anyone knows, really.

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LV knows. He knows everything about cinema.

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dimejinky99 wrote:
Is he still in at the end. Mainly.

Other stuff too. I’ve always wanted to really watch this. Only saw it cinema


It's meant to be ambiguous. However, Dicaprio and Nolan have both stated that the point is that it doesn't matter. Leo's character sees his kids faces at last and goes to them, and doesn't stop to see if the top keeps spinning or not because he finally has what he wants.

I suppose it depends on if you're an optimist or cynical at heart :)


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VinylGuy wrote:
LV knows. He knows everything about cinema.

What I don’t know is how anyone thinks Inception is confusing or complicated

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LoathedVermin72 wrote:
VinylGuy wrote:
LV knows. He knows everything about cinema.

What I don’t know is how anyone thinks Inception is confusing or complicated


aaa good ol´LV. You know he is always going to bring it.

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Finally watched Blade Runner 2049.


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thoughts?


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tragabigzanda wrote:
thoughts?


I found it visually stunning and quite intriguing, but was slightly underwhelmed by the final third. I need to chew on it more.


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BootsToAsses wrote:
dimejinky99 wrote:
Is he still in at the end. Mainly.

Other stuff too. I’ve always wanted to really watch this. Only saw it cinema


It's meant to be ambiguous. However, Dicaprio and Nolan have both stated that the point is that it doesn't matter. Leo's character sees his kids faces at last and goes to them, and doesn't stop to see if the top keeps spinning or not because he finally has what he wants.

I suppose it depends on if you're an optimist or cynical at heart :)



That was my other question. Who are they getting into other people’s dreams to influence them? How are they meeting up to coordinate the mission /plant the idea?


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LoathedVermin72 wrote:
VinylGuy wrote:
LV knows. He knows everything about cinema.

What I don’t know is how anyone thinks Inception is confusing or complicated

I mean, it's complicated, but it isn't confusing.


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durdencommatyler wrote:
LoathedVermin72 wrote:
VinylGuy wrote:
LV knows. He knows everything about cinema.

What I don’t know is how anyone thinks Inception is confusing or complicated

I mean, it's complicated, but it isn't confusing.



I’ve sat beside many people on many planes and fallen asleep and haven’t broken into their minds or subconscious

Not a dog on the movie just something I don’t get


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 Post subject: Re: What movies are you watching?
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dimejinky99 wrote:
durdencommatyler wrote:
LoathedVermin72 wrote:
VinylGuy wrote:
LV knows. He knows everything about cinema.

What I don’t know is how anyone thinks Inception is confusing or complicated

I mean, it's complicated, but it isn't confusing.



I’ve sat beside many people on many planes and fallen asleep and haven’t broken into their minds or subconscious

Not a dog on the movie just something I don’t get

That's... that's weird, Dave. I'm not sure what to tell you.


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 Post subject: Re: What movies are you watching?
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durdencommatyler wrote:
dimejinky99 wrote:
durdencommatyler wrote:
LoathedVermin72 wrote:
VinylGuy wrote:
LV knows. He knows everything about cinema.

What I don’t know is how anyone thinks Inception is confusing or complicated

I mean, it's complicated, but it isn't confusing.



I’ve sat beside many people on many planes and fallen asleep and haven’t broken into their minds or subconscious

Not a dog on the movie just something I don’t get

That's... that's weird, Dave. I'm not sure what to tell you.



I watched the doco on dreaming and subconscious on the extras before hand.
On shared dreaming. You’d have to have some sort of commonality with the person. It doesn’t just happen you can break into someone’s dream. What did I miss


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dimejinky99 wrote:
durdencommatyler wrote:
dimejinky99 wrote:
durdencommatyler wrote:
LoathedVermin72 wrote:
VinylGuy wrote:
LV knows. He knows everything about cinema.

What I don’t know is how anyone thinks Inception is confusing or complicated

I mean, it's complicated, but it isn't confusing.



I’ve sat beside many people on many planes and fallen asleep and haven’t broken into their minds or subconscious

Not a dog on the movie just something I don’t get

That's... that's weird, Dave. I'm not sure what to tell you.



I watched the doco on dreaming and subconscious on the extras before hand.
On shared dreaming. You’d have to have some sort of commonality with the person. It doesn’t just happen you can break into someone’s dream. What did I miss

Are you being serious right now? I really can't tell.


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 Post subject: Re: What movies are you watching?
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durdencommatyler wrote:
dimejinky99 wrote:
durdencommatyler wrote:
dimejinky99 wrote:
durdencommatyler wrote:
LoathedVermin72 wrote:
VinylGuy wrote:
LV knows. He knows everything about cinema.

What I don’t know is how anyone thinks Inception is confusing or complicated

I mean, it's complicated, but it isn't confusing.



I’ve sat beside many people on many planes and fallen asleep and haven’t broken into their minds or subconscious

Not a dog on the movie just something I don’t get

That's... that's weird, Dave. I'm not sure what to tell you.



I watched the doco on dreaming and subconscious on the extras before hand.
On shared dreaming. You’d have to have some sort of commonality with the person. It doesn’t just happen you can break into someone’s dream. What did I miss

Are you being serious right now? I really can't tell.



I am actually being serious. I don’t get it


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