Entertainment Forum General Chat Thread • Page 272

Discussion in 'Entertainment Forum' started by morgantayler, Mar 20, 2016.

  1. iCarly Rae Jepsen

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  2. Marx&Recreation


  3. irthesteve

    formerly irthesteve Prestigious

    whhhhat the fuck
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  4. iCarly Rae Jepsen

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  5. EASheartsVinyl


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  6. DrAlanGrant

    Texas Forever

    I’d say I follow “pop culture” and the like very closely and I have never heard that story. What the fuck. Dude is so gross.
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  7. I had never heard of that story either. Ew.

    His movies are often vehicles for very showy performances. I assume a lot of actors would like to work with him and that it's easy for him to get a high-profile cast.
  8. As someone who just came out as trans, I don't think I want to click that link. It doesn't look something I need more details to.
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  9. riotspray

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    Hot take: 3 Kings is his only good movie.
  10. Maggie G's directing now? What's with this trend of actresses becoming directors? Greta Gerwig, Olivia Wilde... Can it happen more often?
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  11. domotime2

    It's an Albany Expression Prestigious

    I've only seen his movies once. Huckabees is the only one I have fond memories of
  12. Nathan

    Always do the right thing. Prestigious

    Three Kings is the only one with any merit. Huckabees I appreciated but don’t really want to watch again
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  13. Morrissey


    I liked Three Kings way back when it came out. I don't remember it enough to judge.
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  14. imthesheriff

    Here I Am. So Glad You Are. Prestigious

    I don’t remember much about any of his movies.
  15. CarpetElf

    bowling Prestigious

    If I've said it once I've said it 1000 times, American Hustle was the most forgettable movie I have ever seen.
  16. Dinosaurs Dish

    keep us there, keep us there

    I Heart Huckabees is a favorite of mine and it sucks that he’s an asshole. I had no idea either.
  17. iCarly Rae Jepsen

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    he also has a history of being verbally abusive on sets, he made Amy Adams cry, almost got into a fistfight with George Clooney because he was verbally berating an assistant and of course verbally berating Lily Tomlin during Huckabees
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  18. Morrissey


    There were people who said American Hustle was a better Scorsese film than The Wolf of Wall Street when they both came out.
  19. EASheartsVinyl


    Huckabees had a pretty high number of awful people involved in it looking back.
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  20. I was literally re-watching one of Mike Birbiglia's Netflix specials last night. He has an entire bit about David O. Russel that's so good.
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  21. Marx&Recreation


    The Russell movies I've seen have absolutely nothing interesting to say
  22. phaynes12

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    he's pretty horrible. i agree three kings is probably most decent but i also haven't rewatched in about a decade
  23. Serh

    @TiredOfSeth Prestigious

    still really like the fighter. slp was worse than i remembered on rewatch
  24. Cameron

    FKA nowFace Prestigious

    Is the lily tomlin thing where The birbiglia bit came from?
  25. riotspray

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    I thought I was in the minority in hating DOR's films. Guess not. SLP, The Fighter and American Hustle and nearly unwatchable. Three Kings is the only other one I've seen. Not gonna waste time on the mop one.