Top 10 Films of 2007

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  1. CRUDS

    CRUDS Totally Awesome Sweet Alabama Liquid Snake Staff

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    I'm on board with that. I'm sure you've seen Children of Men, which to me had the most convincing scenery and vibe of all these post-apocalyptic Euro flicks..
     
  2. titanbuoy

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    I watched American Gangster the day I bought the DVD and haven't had the urge to watch it again since. I didn't dislike it, it simply left me a little underwhelmed. That being said, enough people whose opinion I respect really like the film AND it's a Ridley Scott joint; :) Soooo I think perhaps it's time to watch it again and see what i think after that 2nd viewing.
     
  3. KamikaZ

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    American Gangster was better when it was 3 hours long apparently. They should have focused more on the heroin business than Crowe's sob story.
     
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    In other words, stay tuned for director's cut DVD release. :yes:

    So I watched Sweeney Todd. I thought it was pretty brilliant. There were moments initially when the singing got a bit much (for my taste). I guess it just took me a few minutes to get into the flow, but once in, it was a lot of fun. Bonham Carter was particularly impressive. I think I might be guilty of taking Depp for granted.

    Just to add to the gore of the event, a dude got stabbed right out front of my place as I was watching it. Screams, sirens, the whole bit.

    It was honestly a pretty surreal night.
     
  5. onetontitan

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    I really enjoyed Sweeney Todd. I'm a big Tim Burton fan, so I'm pretty much down to watch whatever he makes. Who knew that Depp could sing well?
     
  6. CRUDS

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    Sweeney Todd was definitely something to take in. Burton had a string of duds after Big Fish and this one was redeeming...

    On the other hand, American Gangster was even less watchable than what I expected and I'm not a big Denzel fan to start. The documentary was more interesting..
     
  7. Fry

    Fry Welcome to the land of tomorrow!

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    depps' actually been playing guitar since he was a teenager and i think he has an album or two out under a pseudo name.

    i know for a fact that he did some of the music for Once Upon a Time In Mexico.
     
  8. CRUDS

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    Under what name?
    I have the soundtrack and it's filled with some wonderful sounds by Tito Larriva, Brian Setzer, Robert Rodriguez and a bunch of Mexican groups I'd never heard of before.. I'm a big Tito & Tarantula/Plugz/Cruzados fan and buy just about anything I can find that Tito does..
     
  9. Fry

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    track nine, Sand's Theme by Tonto's Giant Nuts
     
  10. CRUDS

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    I'll hafta check that out..
     
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