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BIG NIGHT (1996) - 10 Reasons Why It’s One of My All Time Favorite Films

Following is a special, guest post by Sergia Flores…

Big Night: 10 Reasons Why It’s One of My All Time Favorite Films

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Contemporary Movies

Chariots of Fire (1981)

Director: Hugh Hudson

Writer: Colin Welland (Screenplay)

Starring: Nicholas Farrell, Nigel Havers, Ian Charleson, Ben Cross, Daniel Gerroll, Ian Holm

 

Plot: Two British track athletes, one a determined Jew and the other a devout Christian, compete in the 1924 Olympics. 411 more words

Drama

The Aviator - The Chain Reaction Film Club

Film 42: The Aviator

The Rules

My chum Tim and I watch a film every week, taking it in turns to pick. The only catch? Each film has to be linked to the previous one by a shared actor. 1,051 more words

Film

The Fifth Element - The Chain Reaction Film Club

Film 41: The Fifth Element

The Rules

My chum Tim and I watch a film every week, taking it in turns to pick. The only catch? 1,010 more words

Film

Alien (1979, Ridley Scott), the director's cut

Ridley Scott’s director’s cut of Alien feels like vaguely engaged exercise more than any kind of devout restoration. Its less than artistic origins–Scott cut it together a combination, apparently, of fan service and studio marketing needs–actually help it quite a bit in the first act. 626 more words

★★

eXistenZ (1999)

STORY – 1
DIRECTOR – 1
ACTOR – 1
MUSIC – 0
CULT – 1

Verdict – 4/5

Pros –

1) Mind-fuck sci-fi thriller with element of body-horror… 40 more words

Movies

Ep. 9 Big Night (1998)


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Today, we watch a perfect movie. If you’ve never seen it, Big Night is the kind of food movie that understands when adding one ingredient more would ruin the dish. 14 more words