Posts Tagged ‘David Fincher’

Alien 3

“When they first heard about this thing, it was ‘Crew Expendable’. The next time, they sent in marines. They were expendable too. What makes you think they’re gonna care about a bunch of lifers who found God at the ass-end of space?” The third time may not be a charm for the Alien anthology, movie…

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Se7en

“Have you ever seen anything like this?” Well, movie lovers, it’s that time. We’ve hit the end of our Benjamin Button style Fincher Fest. This week, Pete Wright and Andy Nelson talk about David Fincher’s knock-you-out-of-your-seat detective thriller Seven, or Se7en if you prefer. Join us as we talk about how we feel about this…

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The Game

“What do you get for the man who has… everything?” Greetings, movie lovers!  This week, we continue our Fincher Fest with a discussion about “The Game,” a dark and twisting tale that Pete finds he doesn’t really like anymore while Andy still connects with.  Join us as we chat about why this film doesn’t seem…

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Fight Club

“This is your life and it’s ending one minute at a time.” Greetings, movie lovers.  This week, we hit David Fincher’s film “Fight Club.”  Is it just an anarchic, pugilistic sensation or is Fincher really working at tapping into a dark zeitgeist affecting the average person at the turn of the century?  Join us as…

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Panic Room

“I spent the last 12 years of my life building these rooms specifically to keep out people like us.”  We’ve made it to the middle of the Fincher-Fest, movie lovers!  This week, join us as we talk about his one-location movie, “Panic Room.”  Falling right between “Fight Club” and “Zodiac”, this movie really marks a…

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Zodiac

“I am not the Zodiac. And if I were, I certainly wouldn’t tell you.”  Back in 2007, David Fincher created what many consider his best film, Zodiac. Hailed by dozens of critics as one of the best films of the year, it unfortunately never found its audience and ended up a financial failure. This week,…

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The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

“I was thinking how nothing lasts, and what a shame that is.” Our third stop on the Fincher Fest train brings us to David Fincher’s 2008 drama, “The Curious Case of Benjamin Button.” Fincher outdid himself on this film, combining all elements available to him from tried and true practical elements through state-of-the-art digital effects…

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The Social Network

“You know, you really don’t need a forensics team to get to the bottom of this.  If you guys were the inventors of Facebook, you’d have invented Facebook.”  Greetings and salutations, movie aficionados!  Welcome to the second episode of our Benjamin Button-style David Fincher-fest!  Tonight, we discuss arguably his greatest film—certainly his most critically acclaimed.…

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The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

“I want you to help me catch a killer of women.” It’s the start of the Benjamin Button-style Fincher-Fest, movie lovers! And what better way to kick it off than to take a look at David Fincher’s current film, The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo, based on Stieg Larsson’s first book in his internationally best-selling “Millenium” trilogy.…

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