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Lobby Talk: Blood Simple

David: So are we doing this as a dialogue then? Scott: Aye.  We are. David: Cool, I guess I’ll start then! My first instinct would be to talk about how out of their depth most of the characters in Blood … Continue reading

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Script Rehearsal: Blood Simple

Sean Wizke, Supervillain: It’s a horror movie. M. Emmet Walsh is the monster. From Emma Peel Session 27 – I’ll show you a life of the mind. That post is the spiritual father of the #coencountdown meme on Twitter. Come … Continue reading

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Screening Notes: Blood Simple

Blood Simple was watched on a suitably glum night in the Badlands of the Bar-G. Neither Scott nor David had previously seen the movie before, though David did borrow Kenny’s VHS of the movie for about two years once. David … Continue reading

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Pish Talk: Four and a Half Lions

David: I don’t intend to make a habit of writing posts to respond to stray comments, but we’re a relatively new site, short on content, so I figure what the hell!  Here’s what someone who calls themselves moviegeek said in … Continue reading

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Script Rehearsal: Four Lions

The Power of Nightmares, part 1 – Baby It’s Cold Outside: (Parts 2 and 3 of Adam Curtis’ documentary are also available online.) Chris Morris, introducing Four Lions at the Bradford International Film Festival: Honestly people who go, “My job … Continue reading

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Screening Notes: Four Lions

Four Lions was screened as part of a double bill with Repo Man, which we wrote about here. I’d previously said that we’d write about Four Lions “in mid-December”. From this you may surmise that I have either very poor … Continue reading

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The List: Version 1.5

Currently in consideration or recently watched: Akira Alien Audition Battle Royale Blade Runner (Final Cut; we’ve still got the Director’s Cut and a couple of different theatrical cuts to work our way through, depending on how daft we’re feeling) Blood … Continue reading

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