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    Movie suggestions?

    My wife and girls are leaving me for the weekend while I spend the days at football camp. Being the only male in the house I don't get to watch "my kind" of movies anymore. Have there been any good war-type movies in the last 4 years that are worth watching? THose or just guy-movies in general? With a DVR I never see commercials so I have no idea what has been out.


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    Re: Movie suggestions?

    Not a movie but the Pacific series was good.



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    Re: Movie suggestions?

    As far as movies that you'd never be able to watch with the wife and kids around, I liked Inglourious Basterds.



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    Re: Movie suggestions?

    Anything but Hurt Locker.



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    Re: Movie suggestions?

    Quote Originally Posted by 3TrueFans View Post
    As far as movies that you'd never be able to watch with the wife and kids around, I liked Inglourious Basterds.
    +1

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    Re: Movie suggestions?

    I really liked The Hurt Locker. Good action, and really shows the emotional toll our guys are going through in Iraq.



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    Re: Movie suggestions?

    Quote Originally Posted by 3TrueFans View Post
    As far as movies that you'd never be able to watch with the wife and kids around, I liked Inglourious Basterds.
    Great call. I've been wanting to see that. I think I can still get it at redbox too.


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    She's out of my league

    I thought it was pretty funny. It's like a typical Apatow movie really

    If you don't watch Entourage see if you can get your hand on some of that. Good series.


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    Your wife and kids are gone and you are going to watch movies? Man card revoked



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    Re: Movie suggestions?

    Quote Originally Posted by tzjung View Post
    I really liked The Hurt Locker. Good action, and really shows the emotional toll our guys are going through in Iraq.
    I would have to disagree. If anything, it made our troops look like incompetent boobs.



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    Re: Movie suggestions?

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneYoda View Post
    Anything but Hurt Locker.
    Quote Originally Posted by tzjung View Post
    I really liked The Hurt Locker. Good action, and really shows the emotional toll our guys are going through in Iraq.



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    Re: Movie suggestions?

    Quote Originally Posted by wartknight View Post
    My wife and girls are leaving me for the weekend while I spend the days at football camp. Being the only male in the house I don't get to watch "my kind" of movies anymore. Have there been any good war-type movies in the last 4 years that are worth watching? THose or just guy-movies in general? With a DVR I never see commercials so I have no idea what has been out.
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    Re: Movie suggestions?

    green zone was pretty good



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    Re: Movie suggestions?

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneYoda View Post
    I would have to disagree. If anything, it made our troops look like incompetent boobs.
    I like boobs.



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    Re: Movie suggestions?

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    I actually fell asleep during this movie. Boring.


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