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Netflix Instant Stream Review Thread

Discussion in 'Movies/TV' started by TitanJeff, Jan 24, 2011.

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  1. SEC 330 BIPOLAR

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  2. KamikaZ

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    Eh, they're missing a ton of Criterion films actually.
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    All of the nat geo docs are solid...the North Korean one is the best IMO.
    Exit Through The Gift Shop is cool if you like art/street art.
    Man On Wire.
    Bigger, Stronger, Faster.
    Cocaine Cowboys.
    Food, Inc.
    Enron: Smartest Guys In The Room.
    Louis C.K.: Chewed Up (Stand up)
    Brian Regan: The Epitome of Hyperbole (Stand up)
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    Shutter Island
    One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
    The Pianist
    The Lost Boys
    The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
    Murder In The First
    Felon
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    Dexter
    Weeds
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  4. TitanJeff

    TitanJeff Kahuna Grande Staff

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    I've not tapped into the Nat Geo stuff yet so will give that a go.

    With football season almost over, the viewing options open up a bit.
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  5. MJTitans

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    Just watched City Island the other night, and it's one of the only movies I gave a 5 rating to. It's kind of quirky, about a semi-dysfunctional family. Star-filled cast (namely Andy Garcia, Julianna Margulies and Alan Arkin). Personally I think it's one of Garcia's best performances... it's a tough role and he pulls it off. Highly recommend it.

    http://movies.netflix.com/WiMovie/City_Island/70117021?trkid=2429428

    BTW - what do you guys use to stream? We just got a Roku XD a while ago even though we have an XBox (don't want to pay for the Live membership). I love it so far.
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  6. avvie

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    For me, The Pianist was the last straw. I decided that I am absolutely over any movies dealing with the Holocaust or man's inhumanity to man. Sick of it. Hate it. Depressing and no fun. Same with third-world landscapes and people living in dirt, a la Babel.
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  7. CRUDS

    CRUDS The secret is the meat! Staff

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    WTF? I know this movie - but it was called The Horror Show when I saw it.. Did they change the name?
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  8. KamikaZ

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    The true name is indeed The Horror Show. But I lovingly refer to it as House III, as it was indeed its working title and I believe in Europe and perhaps Australia? I'd have to check IMDB.
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  9. Hoffa

    Hoffa Freak you you freakin' freak

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    Some BBC series I like;

    Ballykissangel
    Monarch of the Glen
    Robin Hood
    Doc Martin
    Chef
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  10. CRUDS

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    Brion James - what a great character actor. RIP
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