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Post by Fergus » Mon Mar 22, 2010 4:10 pm

I watched Amelie tonight....

Image of the quirkiest and in places funniest films that I have watched. As French film very often does it strikes at the very heart of human nature. It makes truly wonderful viewing.

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Re: Amelie

Post by karlhenning » Tue Mar 23, 2010 7:58 am

I still haven't seen that 'un . . . .

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Re: Amelie

Post by DavidRoss » Tue Mar 23, 2010 11:48 am

karlhenning wrote:I still haven't seen that 'un . . . .
Well worth it, dude. A charming and gentle movie with some appealing touches of whimsy. French to the core. :D
"Most men, including those at ease with problems of the greatest complexity, can seldom accept even the simplest and most obvious truth if it would oblige them to admit the falsity of conclusions which they have delighted in explaining to colleagues, which they have proudly taught to others, and which they have woven, thread by thread, into the fabric of their lives." ~Leo Tolstoy

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Re: Amelie

Post by Fergus » Tue Mar 23, 2010 4:19 pm

Yes indeed, Karl....really worth a look :wink:

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Re: Amelie

Post by ravel30 » Tue Mar 23, 2010 7:18 pm

Good choice. Very interesting movie. I should watch that one again sometimes.


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Re: Amelie

Post by Prometheus » Tue Mar 23, 2010 7:28 pm

I have heard good reviews of this film before, but have forgotten to check it out. Perhaps I will do so in the near future. :)

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