#MovieThread, 2021 edition!
In 2020 I watched 101 movies from very early into first lockdown until August 11, and the another 138 between then and last night.
I did not do a formal thread for the first 101, but I did do one for the next 138: https://beepboop.one/@Alexis/104677806709308567
Today's movie, #1 of 2021, or #240 since I started counting, 1995's "Johnny Mnemonic," because I think I saw someone say it's set in 2021? A topical affair!
Movie #2, 2002's "Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones," because exasperated sigh.
Movie #3, 1933 Best Picture nominee "Lady for a Day."
I thiiiink this one is about a homeless woman who gets to be posh for a day? We'll, uhhh, see how that goes.
Movie #4, 2020's "Let Them All Talk," which I understand is about Meryl Streep as a snooty Author going to America on the RMS Queen Mary 2. In 2019, obviously.
Movie #5, the 1933 "Little Women."
I've seen the 2019 one -- these women had better be the absolute goddamn tiniest women you ever did see.
Movie #6, 1934 Best Picture nominee "It Happened One Night."
I'm pretty sure this is the one romcoms, like. Come from. This is The Romcom.
Movie #7, 1934 Best Picture nominee, "The House of Rothschild," which, sigh, I imagine is about the family of European bankers, because what other Rothschilds are there.
's got Boris Karloff in it, I guess.
Movie #8, 2008's "Star Wars: The Clone Wars." Extended cut again.
#9, "We Bought a Zoo," because I've been making fun of the title for nearly a full decade and it's on Disney+.
this motion picture about a family who Buys a Zoo plays the fact that the house they're buying comes with the titular Zoo as a reveal
if the house i was buying came with a lion, i would not be buying that house
🦁 "We Bought a Zoo" (2011) Show more
this house comes with not only a zoo but also love interests for both Matt Damon and his son, very convenient
well that's me set for movies about families buying zoos
@Alexis I think you should watch Zookeeper, The Zookeper, The Zookeeper's Wife, Zoo in Budapest and Poison in the Zoo next.
@kurt I like that you kept it pure and didn't include Zoolander.
@Alexis Zoolander isn't set in a zoo, it's a fucking rip off, total false advertising class action lawsuit.
@kurt I'm actually really tempted by your list, but I can't even find the first two.
@AlexisI did find a torrent link for the 2011 Zookeeper film if you want (it's 600 mb and claims to be 720p).
Zookeeper's Wife is on Belgian netflix at least.
The other three I'm not finding either.
@Alexis Aah, wait, if you have some sort of vpn Zookeeper (2011) is also on Canadian netflix.
@kurt Oh, whoops, I meant, the first two chronologically.
@kurt But send me the link for the 2011 one, I'll happily commit to the bit for two movies worth.
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