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'The Machinist' any good?

Discussion in 'Movie Forum' started by pRot3us, Aug 2, 2005.

  1. pRot3us

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    just looking for a dvd to get for this weekend, and noticed this has just been released

    gets some decent comments on imdb

    I love film noir/Hitchcock, more recent films like memento/insomnia(original)

    Does this sound like my sort of thing? :confused:
     
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    why didn't I think of looking there :rolleyes:

    :smashin:
     
  4. Rawschach

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    have you also seen the excellent oldboy?
     
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    looks interesting, will have to give it a go when its released :smashin:
     
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    MAchinist....excellent!!...Christian Bale is a really versatile actor
     
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    Oldboy - been out yonks
    Machinist - out yesterday on R2, 2 months ago on R1 IIRC

    You really should read the reviews more ;)
     
  8. pRot3us

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    yes :blush:

    Oldboy, I only saw that it was coming out R1 on 23 Aug as it wasn't listed on play, found it on R2 now.

    I was getting *play lazy* :rolleyes: :blush: and imdb's format/region availability table was telling pork pies :censored:

    Oldboy ordered :clap:

    I'll get The Machinist on R1 later

    cheers people :thumbsup:
     
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    Great film, though really just a rehash of Fight Club. Still very good though.
     
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    Drop everything and order The Machinist !

    I watched it last night and was blown away, defo one of the best films ive seen in a long time!
     
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    Watched the UK version last night. Good film. A one note story but none the worse for that.
    On the back of my case its says its Region Code: 0 and DVD Format: PAL DVD 9
    Must admit I haven't slapped it in the PC to find out
     
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    rented it a couple of weeks ago,an excellent movie with a few twists in the story.Well worth watching: rating 8.5/10
     

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