Film Saturdays #12
If your Friday night was fun, but too vigorously, today is the day that you can afford for retirees a relaxing stay. How about a movie? Hope you don’t mind, because we have prepared for you another selection of movies. So was the kettle on the stove, get Goodies and push «play». Lights, camera, action!
1. Tropic thunder (Tropic Thunder), 2008
Even back in the 80s Ben Stiller thinking about the scenario, which play the military film actors randomly fall into place of actual combat. But along with other directorial and acting projects, Stiller has not had enough time to bring this idea to life. Fortunately for us, he still remembered his idea in 2007, and a year later the world saw treshovy and absolutely mind-blowing Comedy «Soldiers of failure». In this picture we see not only a parody of the famous war movies, but tough satire on all the film industry of Hollywood, filled with cliches and standard techniques. Also a lot of average viewers whose tastes in art are just below the plinth: feed them stamped plot, add sentimental music and voila! The masterpiece is ready!
Let this film a masterpiece can not be called, but the actors that play there, we can’t leave without the enthusiastic attention. Tom cruise and Robert Downey Jr., whose made-up beyond recognition, Matthew McConaughey and Nick Nolte, Jack black, Steve Coogan, and, of course, Ben Stiller made a Comedy that not everyone will be able to appreciate, as it tastes is the most subjective thing in the world. So, this Saturday you will have to spend two hours of my life on a movie to make up your own opinion about «Soldiers of failure».
2. A guide to recognizing your saints (A Guide to recognizing Your Saints), 2006
Apparently, today we are not destined to be left alone «Iron man» and be limited to only one film with his participation. «A guide to recognizing your saints» is a crime drama in which the protagonist lives in a poor and highly disadvantaged area, one day decides to change his life. The film is a lot of cruelty, sometimes it becomes hard to watch, but like a red thread through the picture is the eternal idea that people need people. And what would be the ass you were, there is always someone who will give a hand if you slipped on the shit and hurt fell. Robert Downey Jr., Shia LaBeouf, Diann Uist, Channing Tatum did a great job with their roles, and told the audience about how to live a street rogue of a modern ghetto.
3. The Truman Show (The Truman Show), 1998
Most likely, you’ve already seen this movie, where the incomparable Jim Carrey impressed everyone with the depth of his acting talent, going beyond the usual role as a buffoon and a poseur. His hero, Truman Burbank – thirty years he lived in a comfortable, safe world, surround yourself with friends, work, Hobbies and lovely things that make up his life. But one day his reality is shattered when he realizes that all this – only the illusion of quality, and he is the main character krupnomasshtabnogo reality show. The film is philosophical, sad and ironic. It is the idea of how modern society likes to break the barriers of private life, as far as it depends on teleyaschika and likes to rummage in another’s dirty linen. The film that no set scenario is not certain and each of us can change your life, the important thing is to overcome own fear.
4. Seven lives (Seven Pounds), 2008
A wonderful drama that is worth to see once but not a hundred times to hear about it. Half of the film we see scattered puzzle of a mosaic and trying to figure out what we want to say to the author. But gradually begins to emerge a picture, and we see a lonely man, lost in life is everything and is trying to atone for the terrible sins of his past. «Seven lives» – it’s a simple formula, where 1=7. And why is that, you know, watching this decent movie.
5. Grudge match (Grudge Match), 2013
Completes the collection of the Saturday battle of the two yokozuna retired – Robert de Niro and Sylvester Stallone. We see the story of two once famous and successful fighters who decide to cross the Boxing gloves in the ring in the last downhole revenge. This funny and touching film, where the actors of world size are not afraid to make fun of themselves and each other. Good humor, nostalgia, great actors and a simple story – the best allies in your struggle with evening boredom.