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Movie Challenge Update #71-80

71. The Age of Innocence
Audience (1=Mainstream 10=”Cult”): 8
Tone(1=Drama 10=Comedy): 1
Kid safe? (Yes or No) No
Reminds me of: Valmont, Dangerous Liasons
Did I like it? (0=”Not at all” 10=”I’d invite it to dinner despite the scandal”) 8

72. Harvey
Audience (1=Mainstream 10=”Cult”): 3
Tone(1=Drama 10=Comedy): 10
Kid safe? (Yes or No) Yes
Reminds me of: This movie stands alone.
Did I like it? (0=”Not at all” 10=”I’d take it out for drinks and maybe to visit with ol’ Judge Johnson”) 12

73. After the Fox
Audience (1=Mainstream 10=”Cult”): 3
Tone(1=Drama 10=Comedy): 10
Kid safe? (Yes or No) Probably not
Reminds me of: Oceans 11, Pink Panther, Woody Allen’s Casino Royale
Did I like it? (0=”Not at all” 10=”I’d help it escape prison”) 8

74. Superman Doomsday
Audience (1=Mainstream 10=”Cult”): 5
Tone(1=Drama 10=Comedy): 2
Kid safe? (Yes or No) Not Really
Reminds me of: Batman Begins, Superman III
Did I like it? (0=”Not at all” 10=”I’d keep its secret identity to myself”) 9

75. As You Like It
Audience (1=Mainstream 10=”Cult”): 7
Tone(1=Drama 10=Comedy): 9
Kid safe? (Yes or No) Yes
Reminds me of: The Black Scorpion, Much Ado About Nothing, A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Did I like it? (0=”Not at all” 10=”Alas! I shall go and write sonnets to it every day, shouting my love from the mountaintops most high!”) 10

76. Justice League: Crisis on Two Earths
Audience (1=Mainstream 10=”Cult”): 8
Tone(1=Drama 10=Comedy): 4
Kid safe? (Yes or No) No (Swearing)
Reminds me of: X-men 3, Justice League New Frontier
Did I like it? (0=”Not at all” 10=”I’d even help Lex Luthor on behalf of this movie”) 7

77. The Wolf Man (1941)
Audience (1=Mainstream 10=”Cult”): 9
Tone(1=Drama 10=Comedy): 1
Kid safe? (Yes or No) Yes
Reminds me of: Hulk, Frankenstein, Mary Reilly
Did I like it? (0=”Not at all” 10=”I’d take it for a moonlight stroll”) 10

78. An American Werewolf in London
Audience (1=Mainstream 10=”Cult”): 9
Tone(1=Drama 10=Comedy): 6
Kid safe? (Yes or No) No
Reminds me of: Nightmare on Elm Street, Evil Dead
Did I like it? (0=”Not at all” 10=”I’d trek through Europe with it”) 9

79. The Longest Yard (1974)
Audience (1=Mainstream 10=”Cult”): 6
Tone(1=Drama 10=Comedy): 7
Kid safe? (Yes or No) No
Reminds me of: The Replacements, Cool Hand Luke, The Great Escape
Did I like it? (0=”Not at all” 10=”I’d play left tackle for it”) 10
I couldn’t find a trailer for this on Youtube–tragic.

80. The Shop Around the Corner
Audience (1=Mainstream 10=”Cult”): 3
Tone(1=Drama 10=Comedy): 8
Kid safe? (Yes or No) No (Some mature themes)
Reminds me of: Sleepless in Seattle
Did I like it? (0=”Not at all” 10=”I’d promote it to salesman”) 10

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Posted by on December 4, 2010 in Movie Challenge, review

 

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Movie Challenge Update #31-40

#31 Superman II

Audience (1=Mainstream 10=”Cult”):4
Tone(1=Drama 10=Comedy):5
Kid safe? Maybe–some language
Reminds me of: Ghostbusters 2, Star Trek V
Did I like it? (0=”Not at all” 10=”I want it to have my children”) 9

#32 Shine

Audience (1=Mainstream 10=”Cult”):3
Tone(1=Drama 10=Comedy):3
Kid safe? No, mature themes, language, nudity
Reminds me of: A Beautiful Mind, Immortal Beloved
Did I like it? (0=”Not at all” 10=”I want it to have my children”)10

#33 Superman III

Audience (1=Mainstream 10=”Cult”):3
Tone(1=Drama 10=Comedy):7
Kid safe? Maybe, some language, drunk Superman, heavy themes
Reminds me of: 60’s Batman, Batman 3, Wargames
Did I like it? (0=”Not at all” 10=”I want it to have my children”) 8

#34 The Fantastic Mr. Fox

Audience (1=Mainstream 10=”Cult”):7
Tone(1=Drama 10=Comedy):8
Kid safe? Maybe, intense scenes
Reminds me of:Wallace & Grommit, Breaking In
Did I like it? (0=”Not at all” 10=”I want it to have my children”)9

#35 Amadeus

Audience (1=Mainstream 10=”Cult”):2
Tone(1=Drama 10=Comedy):2
Kid safe? No, language, nudity, mature themes
Reminds me of:Immortal Beloved, Quills
Did I like it? (0=”Not at all” 10=”I want it to have my children”)10

#36 Butterflies are Free

Audience (1=Mainstream 10=”Cult”):2
Tone(1=Drama 10=Comedy):5
Kid safe? No, language, Goldie Hawn running around in her underwear
Reminds me of:Deathtrap, Mask (the one with Cher)
Did I like it? (0=”Not at all” 10=”I want it to have my children”)9 (It has Goldie Hawn running around in her underwear)

#37 Moon Over Parador

Audience (1=Mainstream 10=”Cult”):1
Tone(1=Drama 10=Comedy):7
Kid safe? No, language, scantily clad women
Reminds me of: Wag the Dog, Dave
Did I like it? (0=”Not at all” 10=”I want it to have my children”) 8

#38 Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow

Audience (1=Mainstream 10=”Cult”):7
Tone(1=Drama 10=Comedy):5
Kid safe? Maybe, some language, intense action
Reminds me of: Starship Troopers, The Rocketeer, Superman and the Mechanical Monsters
Did I like it? (0=”Not at all” 10=”I want it to have my children”)9

#39 The Rocketeer

Audience (1=Mainstream 10=”Cult”):2
Tone(1=Drama 10=Comedy):6
Kid safe? Probably, some intense scenes
Reminds me of: Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow, Indiana Jones
Did I like it? (0=”Not at all” 10=”I want it to have my children”)9

#40 Run Lola Run

Audience (1=Mainstream 10=”Cult”):8
Tone(1=Drama 10=Comedy):2
Kid safe? No, mature themes, language
Reminds me of: Memento, Pulp Fiction
Did I like it? (0=”Not at all” 10=”I want it to have my children”)8

 
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Posted by on July 17, 2010 in Movie Challenge

 

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Movie Challenge Update #26-30

#26 The Myth

Audience (1=Mainstream 10=”Cult”):4
Tone(1=Drama 10=Comedy):6
Kid safe? Probably–violence, some swearing
Reminds me of: Everything else Jackie Chan has ever done/House of Flying Daggers
Did I like it? (0=”Not at all” 10=”I want it to have my children”) 7

#27 The Triplets of Bellville

Audience (1=Mainstream 10=”Cult”): 9
Tone(1=Drama 10=Comedy): 8
Kid safe? (Yes or No) Probably–violence
Reminds me of: American Pop
Did I like it? (0=”Not at all” 10=”I want it to have my children”) 9

#28 Fire Over England

Audience (1=Mainstream 10=”Cult”): 4
Tone(1=Drama 10=Comedy): 1
Kid safe? (Yes or No) Yes
Reminds me of: Elizabeth/Mary Brown
Did I like it? (0=”Not at all” 10=”I want it to have my children”) 8

Complete movie available online:

#29 Lady of Burlesque

Audience (1=Mainstream 10=”Cult”): 4
Tone(1=Drama 10=Comedy): 7
Kid safe? (Yes or No) Probably not.
Reminds me of: Noises Off
Did I like it? (0=”Not at all” 10=”I want it to have my children”) 8

#30 Superman the Motion Picture (2000 recut)

Audience (1=Mainstream 10=”Cult”): 6
Tone(1=Drama 10=Comedy): 5
Kid safe? (Yes or No) Yes
Reminds me of: Star Wars Episode 4 Special Edition
Did I like it? (0=”Not at all” 10=”I want it to have my children”) 9

 
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Posted by on July 5, 2010 in Movie Challenge

 

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