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crime caper movie faceoff doublebill action [Jan. 17th, 2007|11:48 pm]
8 or so bees in my bonnet
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the italian job (1969) vs oceans eleven (2001)

well i think the former just shades it,
both have classic soundtracks,
it's a tough call but i think the italian job has enough lol comedy value
and classy cinematography to give it the edge,
even though oceans eleven is cooler.
(imdb scores it 7.5 to 7.4 for oceans eleven)

(and of course there is also the satisfyingly circular second division clash between
'the italian job (2003)' vs 'oceans eleven (1960)'...
both flawed but enjoyable movies.)
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[User Picture]From: arohanui
2007-01-28 07:28 am (UTC)

mostly unrelated...

... is your icon from Paper Moon?

(I did love that film, have to see it again.)
if you got 'em, it's a sure bet they belong to somebody else
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[User Picture]From: recrea33
2007-02-01 07:41 am (UTC)

Re: mostly unrelated...

....hmmmm could be eh?
no.
it's actually the inside cover of a cd single called superman by a (highly underrated) band named straw.
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