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  • Yeah I applied there a while back and got no response. I never rented from there, though...too expensive. My primary small dvd store I go to is hiring now. I might actually go there. It's only at nights, though and part time.

    Thanks BoneKrusher^

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    • Megan Fox and the hot college girl were, well, unbelievably hot, but the rest of Transformers was pretty bad. I'm not a big fan of Even Stevens though.
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      • Originally posted by thetedginnshow View Post
        Megan Fox and the hot college girl were, well, unbelievably hot, but the rest of Transformers was pretty bad. I'm not a big fan of Even Stevens though.
        Agreed except for the last sentence. Even Stevens ruled.

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        • Originally posted by The Unseen View Post
          Agreed except for the last sentence. Even Stevens ruled.
          I think he was referring to Shia Lebouf, not the show. I refer to him as Even Stevens as well. Like Even Stevens wants to be an archeologist, or Even Stevens plays with machines.

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          • Hangover was excellent

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            • Originally posted by LizardState View Post
              Hate to quibble, equivocate, or split the famous hairs, but the difference between a Director's Cut & the 1st run released film is all in the cuts. Think more "cuts" than "directors" here. There is no getting it right the 1st time.... hell, if they release a 2nd verison of it, there isn't even any 1st time.

              Directors would release 12-hr. feature films if the producers would let them, so much $ & effort went into about 95% of even the most sucky films they don't want to cut any of it. It always comes down to a compromise between the film editor & the director.

              For example, classic avant garde director Sam Peckinpah made Major Dundee in 1965 after a prolonged shoot in Mexico & turned in over 16 hrs. of footage to their studio for the edit. The producers, studio moguls & assorted suits went full-bore apesh*t crazy -- they lined up on the right to lay the oldest Hollywood cliche' ---> You'll never work in this town again!! on Peckinpah, the released almost 3-hr. film was a result of their compromise agreement. Peckinpah learned his lesson, & 2 yrs. later he filmed his masterpiece The Wild Bunch in the same area around Durango, Mexico with a lot of the same extras & local flavor. When they wrapped, he released p/o it piecemeal to the studio while using his own local editor in Mexico (who was also his lover, with whom he had a daughter later) to produce his own "director's cut," so he could pioneer his use of slo-mo to graphically depict violence that later became his trademark. Roger Ebert was one of the 1st to declare the cut of TWB that screened in theaters in 1968 "a masterwork" & a lot of others did too, other directors including Kubrick emulated Peckinpah in doing their own editing.

              Hah! loved that comment, lmao! I was notorious on another board's movie discussion thread for reffing Josh Hartnett with his big square jaw & minimal screen actor skillset as Josh Hardnuts for a lot of good reasons, like his high testosterone screen hero roles, I will however say he's developed into a better actor over time & if you pay close attention to his roles you can see a progression. He was quantum leaps better after Pearl Harbor, did a creditable job as a cop/boxer b/c he looks like a boxer in The Black Dahlia that was a box office bomb, & was great as the cop in 30 Days of Night, a good but not great vampire film that featured Tony Huston, son of the famous director, as the vamp pack leader.

              Josh Hardnuts > Marky Mark, but JH could have been cast in about 75% of MM's roles & done a decent performance. MM as stated earlier can actually play thugs & hoodlums b/c he channels his own past, but he's becoming too old for those roles, Hardnuts has a future in film. Boogie Nights may have been his big career door-opener, but come to think of it, hustler Dirk Diggler somewhat based on the late John Holmes isn't too far removed from those hoodlum roles that he cultivated with his bad boy Marky Mark image. Boogie Nights for me was all about Burt Reynolds as the porn mogul (where was his Oscar?), & Julianne Moore & Heather Graham as vintage porn actresses with whom we see the full arc of the late 70s through the 80s as porn becomes mega-profitable, coke-fueled, & Hollywood mainstreamed.

              The Black Dahlia was a great effort at period piece ambiance based on a tabloid-promoted famous serial hooker-killer, set in LA in the late 40s/early 50s, they went to freaking Bulgaria to film it b/c urban renewal had bulldozed all those LA neighborhoods in the 50s & 60s to build their fwys. Scarlett Johanssen was really hot, but her role = her somewhat shallow performance, could've been better. I was looking for seamless similarity with the James Ellroy novel, but that is too much to hope for from Hollywood, so I was as always disappointed & give it 2 & 1/2 stars. See the 4-star LA Confidential for Ellroy material rarely nailed in cinema with performances/characterization, setting, pacing, the whole pkg. I've met Ellroy several times at book signings & he's always a major hoot & in rare form, signing his books with wildly slung ink & oversized cartoony epigrams, one of our best living crime authors.

              How's that for a 1st morning post in the West Coast cool dawn on just 1 cup of coffee?
              From my understanding there are a lot of changes in the directors cut compared to the original cut. Like the complete removal of the voice over. Anyway, I've never watched a director's cut and said, "Wow, I love this version of the movie so much better. It's so different." I can't even watch Apocalypse Now Redux since one of the very few problems with the original is the fact that its too long and has a couple scenes that interrupt the flow of the film for no reason whatsoever... playboy ****? Why? Why Francis? Why would you add that? If you're going to make a directors cut, at least improve the movie, don't elongate the pain and add deleted scenes. There's a reason why they deleted them in the first place.

              You lost me with all the Roger Ebert, Stanely Kubrick and guy-that-I've-never-heard-of mumbo jumbo, so I'm going to simply ignore that and move on.

              Did Josh Harnett even talk in Sin City?

              Anyway, that is his only, what one might consider good, performance. Since it's all of one scene, it almost doesn't count. Hardnuts could never play Dirk Diggler. Boogie Nights was, basically, about the porn industry, it wasn't going to win any Oscars. Julianne Moore is one of my favorite actresses and she was beyond phenomenal in that. The only bad thing about that performance was the fact that we didn't get to see enough of her.

              And no, I wont go back and watch / critique Josh Harnetts horrible acting. It's way too much work, and I want to keep liking and enjoying good movies and great acting. I fear that JH would ruin my passion if I watched anymore of his movies. The Black Dahlia is so forgettable and I can't even recall one single scene. I remember it being extremely boring. A big missed opportunity because I thought the premise was good (from what I remember thinking about it). I don't know why, but I remember thinking how awful Hilary Swank was... I also thought she looked like a horse. Josh Harnett was his usual self. He doesn't look like a boxer. I thought he played a cop (detective) in the movie, but its been a long time since I've seen it. Either way, he doesn't look either one of them. I do know he was garbage in it and that he can't act. He looks like a less talented version of Ashton Kutcher. Also a little gayer. 30 Days of Night was a movie I watched with 4 people and it didn't hold any of our attention for more than 30 minutes. He sucked, it sucked, so we just got really drunk instead. Pearl Harbor has some of the gayest acting I've ever seen and the writing is so damn corny and cheesy its comical. Our friend was the worst part of that movie as well and his acting was hilariously awful.

              LA Confidential has one of the best story lines I've ever come across. Guy Pearce was, surprisingly, one of the few things I didn't like about it. I thought his performance was hammy and too over-the-top with those ridiculous coke bottle glasses. They tried to make him look far too straight and too much of a "good cop" instead of entrusting that his acting and the actions of his character were enough to relay to the audience his motives. Great movie though.
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              I would like it if there were more successful black Quarterbacks in the NFL...
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              iamcandian lives in a cabin in the Yukon Territory and writes letters to railroad barons about the price of hard tack.
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              I could possibly see Matthew Stafford Dropping out of the 1st round
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              Tahj Boyd has the best fundamentals of any QB in this class, I think his game translates great to the NFL.

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              • Clearly you have never seen Lucky Number Slevin. Harnett is great in that. He isnt nearly as bad of an actor as you make him out to be. Hes been in some great movies. Hes certainly a better actor then Ashton Kutcher.

                That said, Im watching Waiting for the 100th time, and its just as funny as ever.

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                Originally posted by Mr. Goosemahn
                The APS is strong in this one.
                Originally posted by killxswitch
                Tears for Fears is better than whatever it is you happen to be thinking about right now.

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                • Originally posted by iowatreat54 View Post
                  I think he was referring to Shia Lebouf, not the show. I refer to him as Even Stevens as well. Like Even Stevens wants to be an archeologist, or Even Stevens plays with machines.
                  Yep. I liked the show, but he's terrible in these roles.
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                  • And there you go and praise a horrible movie like Waiting.


                    RIP TheManInBlack

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                    • Originally posted by Brodeur View Post
                      And there you go and praise a horrible movie like Waiting.
                      Ryan Reynolds>>>You
                      Originally posted by Mr. Goosemahn
                      The APS is strong in this one.
                      Originally posted by killxswitch
                      Tears for Fears is better than whatever it is you happen to be thinking about right now.

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                      • Originally posted by A Perfect Score View Post
                        Ryan Reynolds>>>You
                        I probably have more range.


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                        • Originally posted by Brodeur View Post
                          I probably have more range.
                          You shut your dirty whorish mouth, he is a great actor! He is not one dimensional. He has shown lots of range!

                          SHUT UP!
                          Originally posted by Mr. Goosemahn
                          The APS is strong in this one.
                          Originally posted by killxswitch
                          Tears for Fears is better than whatever it is you happen to be thinking about right now.

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                          • Originally posted by A Perfect Score View Post
                            You shut your dirty whorish mouth, he is a great actor! He is not one dimensional. He has shown lots of range!

                            SHUT UP!
                            You're right, there was that one role where he played a sarcastic charming guy, or that other great role where he played a charming sarcastic guy.


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                            • Originally posted by Brodeur View Post
                              You're right, there was that one role where he played a sarcastic charming guy, or that other great role where he played a charming sarcastic guy.
                              I saw him play a sarcastic charming guy once.
                              Originally posted by Mr. Goosemahn
                              The APS is strong in this one.
                              Originally posted by killxswitch
                              Tears for Fears is better than whatever it is you happen to be thinking about right now.

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                              • Originally posted by A Perfect Score View Post
                                I got Zack and Miri, Forgetting Sarah Marshall, and In Bruges for 12 dollars total at blockbuster today...Needless to say, I was happy
                                Used, I assume?

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