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The Boat That Rocked [Dec. 1st, 2009|10:11 pm]
Beemer
Just got back from The Boat That Rocked.

Okay, it's the U.S. Release, so I guess I actually saw Pirate Radio, because somebody thinks Murrican audiences require thuddingly literal movie titles. /eyeroll

I enjoyed it. It's a very anecdotal movie, by which I mean that it didn't really have as much of a story arc as I expected. It was like, here's a situation, and some characters, and then some stuff happens. Also somewhat more of an ensemble piece than I expected, which is good.

Bill Nighy is a very funny man. And Kenneth Branagh does smug evil really, really well.

The gal at the ticket counter told me it's leaving the theater Thursday, so I'm glad I went tonight.
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From: toosuto
2009-12-02 03:27 pm (UTC)
I am still irritated that who ever released the Jam and Jerusalem DVDs felt the need to change the title to Clatterford. I have no idea what they thought they gained by that.
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