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Nov 27, 2023Liked by Conundrum Cluster

One of my all time favorites. I want the Irish mob boss's cozy office in the worst way

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Dec 11, 2023Liked by Conundrum Cluster

I didn’t pick up on the gay themes at all. I’ve seen this movie multiple times but never picked it up. Can someone smarter point them out to me?

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Oh dang you didn’t like Heat 2??? I thought it was great and should be a good film if/when that happens.

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Nov 29, 2023Liked by Conundrum Cluster

YOU GIVIN’ ME THE HIGH HAT???

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Miller’s Crossing is great but I always found the beautiful, sentimental music to be at odds with the film itself. Perhaps a weird thing to care about, but soundtrack and score weigh heavily in a film for me.

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Nov 29, 2023Liked by Conundrum Cluster

This may expose me as having poor taste in movies, but a couple of movies that I recently discovered that I really enjoyed are 2016s War on Everyone, and 1993s Beyond the Law. War on Everyone is a dark comedy, full of racist jokes, even though one of the protagonist is Michael Pena, a latino, and the other protagonist, Alex Skarsgard, is in a relationship with a black girl. Still the race based jokes are rapid fire and hilarious. Beyond the Law is totally serious, even though there were plenty of funny scenes. Charlie Sheen, on a dare, drives his motorcycle into a redneck bar and crashes it into a jukebox, all the patrons are basically stunned, Sheen gets off his bike, he has an unlit cigarette in his mouth, that was broken at some point in the stunt, and he looks around and says "Anyone got a light."

Anyway, I recommend these two films to the crowd, I think most will find it was time well spent. Would love to see Mystery Grove's take on either or both.

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Nov 28, 2023Liked by Conundrum Cluster

Happily listen to hundreds of these.

But Coen brothers and you don’t include No Country For Old Men? Feel ashamed etc

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Nov 27, 2023Liked by Conundrum Cluster

Hail to the Chief. SCRANTON

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Really loving these podcasts

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Nov 27, 2023Liked by Conundrum Cluster

Oh this is a classic. Love me some Cohen Bros.

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Great film. Always disappointed Gabriel Byrne didn’t have a better career. Especially as a fellow Paddy! 🇮🇪

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Wow. You really sound like Joe Biden. Not that you haven't heard that before. Are you from the same area in the U.S.?

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It's on Internet Archive fyi

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This reddit tier language was funny at first but it's stuck around far too long and is getting to the point of being unbecoming

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Trying to upgrade to paid, but keep getting a notification that payments have been disabled. Any thoughts here?

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