November Movie Thread

I watched 10+ movies this month. Some old, some new. Some I recommend, some I do not. So, scroll down to see all the movies I watched this month and the ones I recommend.

The Fault  In Our Stars

Two teenage cancer patients begin a life-affirming journey to visit a reclusive author in Amsterdam. (via IMDb) 

https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2582846/

Recommend? Yes.


Crazy Rich Asians

This contemporary romantic comedy, based on a global bestseller, follows native New Yorker Rachel Chu to Singapore to meet her boyfriend’s family. (via IMDb) 

https://www.imdb.com/title/tt3104988/

Recommend? Um, I guess. The same love romance/love story of every movie ever.


6 Years

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A young couple, bound by a seemingly ideal love, begin to unravel as unexpected opportunities spin them down a volatile and violent path and threaten the future they had always imagined. (via IMDb)

https://www.imdb.com/title/tt3799372/

Recommend? Nope.


Call Me By Your Name

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In 1980s Italy, a romance blossoms between a seventeen year-old student and the older man hired as his father’s research assistant. (via IMDb)

https://www.imdb.com/title/tt5726616/

Recommend? YES.

May need subtitles.


Sorry To Bother You

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In an alternate present-day version of Oakland, telemarketer Cassius Green discovers a magical key to professional success, propelling him into a universe of greed. (via IMDb)

https://www.imdb.com/title/tt5688932/

Recommend? Yes. Not what I was expecting but, in a good way.


How Stella Got Her Groove Back

Stella is a highly successful, forty-something San Francisco stock broker who is persuaded by her colorful New York girlfriend Delilah to take a well deserved, first-class vacation to Jamaica. As she soaks in the beauty of the island, she encounters a strapping, young islander, Winston Shakespeare. His pursuits for her turn into a hot and steamy romance that forces Stella to take personal inventory of her life and try to find a balance between her desire for love and companionship, and the responsibilities of mother and corporate executive. (via IMDb)

https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0120703/plotsummary?ref_=tt_ov_pl

Recommend? Depends.


The Break-Up

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In a bid to keep their luxurious condo from their significant other, a couple’s break-up proceeds to get uglier and nastier by the moment. (via IMDb) 

https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0452594/

Recommend? Yes.


Spider-Man: Homecoming

Peter Parker balances his life as an ordinary high school student in Queens with his superhero alter-ego Spider-Man, and finds himself on the trail of a new menace prowling the skies of New York City. (via IMDb) 

https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2250912/

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 Recommend? Yes.


ATL

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As four friends prepare for life after high school, different challenges bring about turning points in each of their lives. The dramas unfold and resolve at their local rollerskating rink, Cascade. (VIA IMDb)

https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0466856/

Recommend? YAS!


A Walk To Remember

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The story of two North Carolina teens, Landon Carter and Jamie Sullivan, who are thrown together after Landon gets into trouble and is made to do community service. (via IMDb) 

https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0281358/

Recommend? Yes


The Fighting Temptations

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A New York advertising executive travels to a small Southern town to collect an inheritance but finds he must create a gospel choir and lead it to success before he can collect. (via IMDB) 

https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0191133/

Recommend? BEYONCE!

 


The Nun

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A priest with a haunted past and a novice on the threshold of her final vows are sent by the Vatican to investigate the death of a young nun in Romania and confront a malevolent force in the form of a demonic nun. (via IMDb)

https://www.imdb.com/title/tt5814060/

Recommend? Nah.


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Each of the women portray one of the characters represented in the collection of twenty poems, revealing different issues that impact women in general and women of color in particular. (via IMDb) 

https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1405500/

Recommend? Yes. 


Paid In Full

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A young man from Harlem, forced to cope with the 1980s drug scene, builds an illegal empire, only to have a crisis of conscience. ( via IMDb)

https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0259484/

Recommend? Yes. CLASSIC.

 

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