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    Best movies of 2013 so far?

    Six months in, six to go. What do you all think are the best movies of the year so far? Here is my Top Ten:

    10-Trance
    9-Man of Steel
    8-This is the End
    7-Great Gatsby
    6-Star Trek: Into Darkness
    5-Bling Ring
    4-Side Effects
    3-Before Midnight
    2-Frances Ha
    1-Stories We Tell



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    Re: Best movies of 2013 so far?

    It's probably bad that I've only heard of half of those



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    Re: Best movies of 2013 so far?

    Quote Originally Posted by ClassicCyclone View Post
    It's probably bad that I've only heard of half of those
    Not really. I live in MPLS close to a indie theater that shows some smaller movies and go to those quite a bit.



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    Re: Best movies of 2013 so far?

    I have seen none of these, though I can't remember the last movie I saw in theaters was.



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    Re: Best movies of 2013 so far?

    Quote Originally Posted by Rabbuk View Post
    I have seen none of these, though I can't remember the last movie I saw in theaters was.
    Same. I think the last one I saw might have been Hunger Games.



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    Re: Best movies of 2013 so far?

    Star Trek is the only movie I have seen this year, so I will give that one the number one spot.

    I am anxiously awaiting Pacific Rim, though. Maybe that will take over #1.



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    Re: Best movies of 2013 so far?

    I've only seen 3 unfortunately and here's how I rank them.

    3. Iron Man 3
    2. GI Joe II
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    Re: Best movies of 2013 so far?

    Sorry to digress, but I caught part of 'Independence Day' again last night and just wanted to report that yes, it is still the most ridiculously lame movie in the history of film.



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    Re: Best movies of 2013 so far?

    Quote Originally Posted by Gonzo View Post
    Sorry to digress, but I caught part of 'Independence Day' again last night and just wanted to report that yes, it is still the most ridiculously lame movie in the history of film.
    I am not nor have I ever been a fan of Will Smith. He annoys the hell out of me.



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    Re: Best movies of 2013 so far?

    Who the hell has time to watch ten movies in a year?



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    Re: Best movies of 2013 so far?

    This is the End is my favorite so far



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    Re: Best movies of 2013 so far?

    Quote Originally Posted by The_Architect View Post
    I've only seen 3 unfortunately and here's how I rank them.

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    1. Man of Steel
    I wish this were true for me but I thought MOS was incredibly disappointing. The best parts to me were the flashbacks but all the action scenes got too long and repetitive for my liking.



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    Re: Best movies of 2013 so far?

    My answer so far for the year would be there are none but I've still got several I want to take a look at.



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    Re: Best movies of 2013 so far?

    Quote Originally Posted by klamath632 View Post
    Who the hell has time to watch ten movies in a year?
    This. Not only the time, but the money. Still remember the last movie I saw in the theater......Terminator: Salvation, in May 2009. Now there are just too many commercials and previews, loud people, annoying kids, cell phone users, etc.

    Might break the streak though to go see Man of Steel. Might.



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    Re: Best movies of 2013 so far?

    Quote Originally Posted by Rabbuk View Post
    I have seen none of these, though I can't remember the last movie I saw in theaters was.
    Quote Originally Posted by ianoconnor View Post
    Same. I think the last one I saw might have been Hunger Games.
    The last movie I saw in theaters was The Dark Knight. The last one before that was Signs(2002).



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