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Movies, this does not speak well of me....

March 04, 2017 08:45AM
The last motion picture that won Best Picture at the Oscars, and that I've seen, was "The King's Speech"... in 2010.

I've seen every winner from 2010 back to 2006.

So I'm thinking... I prefer my movies somewhat 'aged'... at least 6 years old.

Furthering my ignorance about movies these days... while reading the list of winners I realized I had never even heard of "Argo", which won in 2012. (or at least have erased any memory of it if I ever had one). And I have no memory of "Crash" from 2005, either.

By the way... recently posted a topic in a group I belong to asking if you had to pick ONE favorite Actor/Actress of all time who would it be? Haven't received many replies yet, (just posted it yesterday), but already a couple of surprises.

And I mean 'surprise' in that their choices I would have not guessed as being at the top of anyone's list, (these are actors in the group where I posted this), and I do NOT mean I don't respect their choices.

The two that surprised me: Robin Williams and Dick Farnsworth. I like them both, a lot, for what it's worth. I actually knew Dick Farnsworth at one time... he had a cabin near our cabin and I spent quite a few summers with him. I don't think he was acting in those days, however.. he was a stunt man. Acting came later.

So... can you name ONE? - JamesJM
SubjectAuthorViewsPosted

  Movies, this does not speak well of me....

JamesJM253March 04, 2017 08:45AM

  That's pretty tough

Atlantic Ram69March 04, 2017 05:32PM

  Hacksaw Ridge

MamaRAMa85March 04, 2017 06:14PM

  Saw it about 2 weeks ago.

Ramgator57March 06, 2017 03:20PM

  I have always said...

Ramgator67March 06, 2017 03:22PM

  simple

IowaRam62March 06, 2017 03:52PM

  Yes

waterfield60March 06, 2017 04:13PM

  It's also the simple reason I hardly go to theaters anymore.

Ramgator60March 06, 2017 05:58PM

  Movies I saw in the theaters in 1976

ferragamo7959March 06, 2017 07:23PM

  what you think of the uss Indianapolis..........nm

IowaRam75March 06, 2017 04:30PM

  OH HECK YEAH!

Ramgator52March 06, 2017 05:49PM

  Have said it a few times...If not "Midway"...

Ramgator58March 06, 2017 05:51PM

  Has anyone seen uss Indianapolis..........?

sstrams52March 07, 2017 03:34AM

  Skip it

IowaRam65March 07, 2017 03:46AM

  OOOH!!! I thought you were talking about ANOTHER remake.

Ramgator58March 07, 2017 05:54AM

  How could they F that up?

sstrams61March 07, 2017 06:35AM

  Re: Movies, this does not speak well of me....

waterfield68March 04, 2017 09:04PM