Author Topic: *Guess the Movie Title*  (Read 829969 times)

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Re: *Guess the Movie Title*
« Reply #10800 on: 14 Feb 2019, 07:48 »
That is... correct. Thanks, Kumpel!  ;-D
How did you get there? I thought the screen where a shirtless Terry Notaro menaces Dominic West would be the one to give it away, since it was featured in most of the publicity and is... memorable.

It is indeed The Square by Ruben Östlund (his previous film was Force Majeure aka Turist, a cringe comedy about a dad who abandons his family to flee an avalanche, and how they get along after it turns out to be harmless). The Square is harder to sum up, but it deals with art, empathy, privilege, violence and hypocrisy through a series of darkly hilarious episodes in the life of a harried museum director.

An outstanding film where every scene is simultaneously a joy and painful to watch. I highly recommend it.
« Last Edit: 14 Feb 2019, 07:53 by Snarky »

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Re: *Guess the Movie Title*
« Reply #10801 on: 14 Feb 2019, 14:14 »
I am a movie critic and leading film journalist for a local german print magazine. Haven't seen it yet though. The restaurant scene gave it away. I remember stills similar to your screenshot of the leading actor.

At the moment I am busy. Please anyone feel free to take over here too 😎

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Re: *Guess the Movie Title*
« Reply #10802 on: 14 Feb 2019, 15:17 »
I got there by searching for "Mirrors and piles of gravel,", which lead directly to a review.
I do remember seeing something about this film when it came out but only after reading the review, and I certainly wouldn't have recalled such a generic name on my own.
I think I agree with Mandle :=
Still waiting for Purity of the Surf II

Re: *Guess the Movie Title*
« Reply #10803 on: 14 Feb 2019, 17:55 »

At the moment I am busy. Please anyone feel free to take over here too 😎


Taked!  (laugh)

This should be easy...




Re: *Guess the Movie Title*
« Reply #10804 on: 14 Feb 2019, 18:25 »
Is it "Short Cuts"?

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Re: *Guess the Movie Title*
« Reply #10805 on: 14 Feb 2019, 23:36 »
CHIPS?

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Re: *Guess the Movie Title*
« Reply #10806 on: 15 Feb 2019, 00:10 »
Me, Myself, and Irene?

Re: *Guess the Movie Title*
« Reply #10807 on: 15 Feb 2019, 08:03 »
Is it "Short Cuts"?
You got it, Quintaros! Did you recognize Tim Robbins, right? 8-)
Robert Altman's Short Cuts, the first movie that won the prestigious Coppa Volpi at the Venezia Film Festival for the entire cast!



Your turn, Quintaros!


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Re: *Guess the Movie Title*
« Reply #10808 on: 08 Mar 2019, 21:17 »
*revives thread*    :wink:

Rather a strange film, but I love it.   :grin:


Re: *Guess the Movie Title*
« Reply #10809 on: 09 Mar 2019, 03:07 »
Feels like a way too obvious guess, but Body Snatchers?

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Re: *Guess the Movie Title*
« Reply #10810 on: 09 Mar 2019, 03:49 »
Sorry, no.   :cool:

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Re: *Guess the Movie Title*
« Reply #10811 on: 09 Mar 2019, 14:53 »
I doubt it's right, but I'm going to guess Gene Generation.

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Re: *Guess the Movie Title*
« Reply #10812 on: 09 Mar 2019, 15:47 »
Nope again   :wink:

Re: *Guess the Movie Title*
« Reply #10813 on: 09 Mar 2019, 16:23 »
Scanners?

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Re: *Guess the Movie Title*
« Reply #10814 on: 10 Mar 2019, 19:10 »
Not Scanners.   :smiley:

Maybe this bar-fight screen would help?


Re: *Guess the Movie Title*
« Reply #10815 on: 11 Mar 2019, 15:57 »
Total Recall?

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Re: *Guess the Movie Title*
« Reply #10816 on: 11 Mar 2019, 18:21 »
Good guess, but no.   :smiley:

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Re: *Guess the Movie Title*
« Reply #10817 on: 11 Mar 2019, 21:51 »
My Best Friend's Wedding? The Bridges of Madison County? Blade Runner? I'm stumped, Frodo.  :P
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Re: *Guess the Movie Title*
« Reply #10818 on: 11 Mar 2019, 22:03 »
No.  No.  Yes... I mean No.   :tongue:   Haven't seen that last one.   :tongue:


Next screenshot.  Can anyone recognise the person lying down, being operated on?   :wink:

Re: *Guess the Movie Title*
« Reply #10819 on: 12 Mar 2019, 01:30 »
Jackie Chan?