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    Fantasy Movie League: October 2018 - March 2019

    OFFICIAL SCOREBOARD

    I have edited the rules to add the 'Netflix rule' regarding films that are bumped to streaming.

    RULES

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    League Antonioni

    Round 1
    1. Ezee E - Dumbo
    2. transmogrifier - Captain Marvel $200
    3. Dukefrukem - Mary Poppins Returns $152
    4. Skitch - Aquaman $200
    5. Lazlo - Ralph Breaks the Internet $156
    6. Spinal - Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald $148

    Round 2
    1. Spinal - [round average] X-Men: Dark Phoenix $138
    2. Lazlo - The Nutcracker and the Four Realms $50
    3. Skitch - Venom $191
    4. Dukefrukem - The Grinch $200
    5. transmogrifier - The Lego Movie 2 $93
    6. Ezee E - A Star is Born $155

    Round 3
    1. Ezee E - Glass $101
    2. transmogrifier - Halloween $158
    3. Dukefrukem - Spiderman: Into the Spider-verse $139
    4. Skitch - Bumblebee $111
    5. Lazlo - First Man $43
    6. Spinal - How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World $139

    Round 4
    1. Spinal - Us
    2. Lazlo - Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween $45
    3. Skitch - [round average] Hellboy
    4. Dukefrukem - Alita: Battle Angel $80
    5. transmogrifier - Bohemian Rhapsody $156
    6. Ezee E - Robin Hood $30

    Round 5
    1. Ezee E - Widows $40
    2. transmogrifier - Creed 2 $106
    3. Dukefrukem - Captive State
    4. Skitch - Instant Family $56
    5. Lazlo - Green Book $25
    6. Spinal - Mortal Engines $16

    Round 6
    1. Spinal - Holmes and Watson $30
    2. Lazlo - Wonder Park
    3. Skitch - A Madea Family Funeral
    4. Dukefrukem - Cold Pursuit $31
    5. transmogrifier - What Men Want $51
    6. Ezee E - The Upside $79

    1. Ezee E - Nobody's Fool $31
    2. transmogrifier - Welcome to Marwen $11
    3. Dukefrukem - Vice $40
    4. Skitch - Hunter Killer $16
    5. Lazlo - The Girl in the Spider's Web $15
    6. Spinal - Bad Times at the El Royale $18

    Round 8
    1. Spinal - Overlord $21
    2. Lazlo - Five Feet Apart [Greyhound]
    3. Skitch - Escape Room $49
    4. Dukefrukem - [round average] Eli
    5. transmogrifier - The Hate U Give $24
    6. Ezee E - Isn't It Romantic [All Star Weekend] $45

    Round 9
    1. Ezee E - Replicas Chaos Walking $4
    2. transmogrifier - Serenity $9
    3. Dukefrukem - [The Turning] Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase
    4. Skitch - [Ad Astra] The Possession of Hannah Grace $15
    5. Lazlo - The Kid Who Would be King $17
    6. Spinal - Fighting With My Family $21

    League Bertolucci

    Round 1
    1. Winston - Captain Marvel $200
    2. Ivan Drago - Aquaman $200
    3. dreamdead - Mary Poppins Returns $152
    4. TGM - Dumbo
    5. Henry Gale - The Lego Movie 2 $93

    Round 2
    1. Henry Gale - Venom $191
    2. TGM - Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald $148
    3. dreamdead - Ralph Breaks the Internet $156
    4. Ivan Drago - The Grinch $200
    5. Winston - How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World $139

    Round 3
    1. Winston - [round average] X-Men: Dark Phoenix $131
    2. Ivan Drago - Halloween $158
    3. dreamdead - Glass $101
    4. TGM - BumbleBee $111
    5. Henry Gale - A Star Is Born $155

    Round 4
    1. Henry Gale - Bohemian Rhapsody $156
    2. TGM - First Man $43
    3. dreamdead - Widows $40
    4. Ivan Drago - Spiderman: Into the Spider-verse $139
    5. Winston - Mortal Engines $16

    Round 5
    1. Winston - [round average] Hellboy $51
    2. Ivan Drago - Creed 2 $106
    3. dreamdead - The Hate U Give $24
    4. TGM - Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween $45
    5. Henry Gale - Holmes and Watson $30

    Round 6
    1. Henry Gale - Us
    2. TGM - The Nutcracker and the Four Realms $50
    3. dreamdead - The Girl in the Spider's Web $15
    4. Ivan Drago - Robin Hood $30
    5. Winston - What Men Want $51

    Round 7
    1. Winston - Alita: Battle Angel $80
    2. Ivan Drago - Wonder Park
    3. dreamdead - A Madea Family Funeral
    4. TGM - Vice $40
    5. Henry Gale - [round average] Chaos Walking

    Round 8
    1. Henry Gale - Green Book $25
    2. TGM - Overlord $21
    3. dreamdead - The Favourite $16
    4. Ivan Drago - Happy Death Day 2U $27
    5. Winston - Cold Pursuit $31

    Round 9
    1. Winston - Instant Family $56
    2. Ivan Drago - Captive State
    3. dreamdead - If Beale Street Could Talk $10
    4. TGM - Nobody's Fool $31
    5. Henry Gale - Bad Times at the El Royale $18
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    Us (Peele, 2019) ***1/2
    Fugue (Smoczynska, 2018) ***1/2
    Prisoners (Villeneuve, 2013) ***1/2
    Shadow (Zhang, 2018) ***
    Oslo, August 31st (J. Trier, 2011) ****
    Climax (No, 2018) **1/2
    Fighting With My Family (Merchant, 2019) **
    Upstream Color (Carruth, 2013) ***
    The Forbidden Room (Maddin/Johnson, 2015) ***1/2
    Our Little Sister (Koreeda, 2015) ***

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    Last Five Films I've Seen (Out of 5)

    Us (Peele, 2019) 4
    Shazam! (Sandberg, 2019) 3.5
    Cruel Intentions (Kumble, 1999) 3.5
    Captive State (Wyatt, 2019) 2.5
    Lords of Chaos (Akerlund, 2019) 3.5

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    Of course.
    Last 10 Movies Seen
    (90+ = canonical, 80-89 = brilliant, 70-79 = strongly recommended, 60-69 = good, 50-59 = mixed, 40-49 = below average with some good points, 30-39 = poor, 20-29 = bad, 10-19 = terrible, 0-9 = soul-crushingly inept in every way)

    Like Someone in Love
    (2012) 56
    Timbuktu
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    The Changeling (1980) 65
    The Standoff at Sparrow Creek (2019) 59
    Ida
    (2013) 65
    Nocturama (2016) 68

    Along With the Gods: The Last 49 Days
    (2018) 45

    The Guns of Navarone
    (1961) 71
    Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018) 65
    A Simple Favor (2018) 47

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    Sure, I'm game again. Let's see if I can get top two one of these seasons.
    Ant-Man and the Wasp - 5
    Hereditary - 7
    Won't You Be My Neighbor? - 7.5
    The Tale - 8

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    HERE, HERE!

    Us - ***
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    Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse - ** 1/2


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    Cold War (Pawlikowski, 2018) - **** / 9.3
    Minding the Gap (Liu, 2018) - **** / 9.0
    Green Book (Farrelly, 2018) - ** / 5.8
    Mandy (Cosmatos, 2018) - **** / 8.9
    The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part (Mitchell, 2019) - *** / 7.7
    Alita: Battle Angel (Rodriguez, 2019) - ** / 5.9
    Bohemian Rhapsody ("Singer", 2018) - ** / 4.1
    Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse (Persichetti/Ramsey/Rothman, 2018) - **** / 9.2
    Vice (McKay, 2018) - ** / 5.6
    The Favourite (Lanthimos, 2018) - **** / 9.3

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    halloween - 6.5
    beach rats - 6
    star trek vi: the undiscovered country - 8

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    Very interesting crop of films this season. I see a lot of films that fit into that "could be a capper, could be $90 million" range. I feel like the second round will be especially important this time.
    Us (Peele, 2019) ***1/2
    Fugue (Smoczynska, 2018) ***1/2
    Prisoners (Villeneuve, 2013) ***1/2
    Shadow (Zhang, 2018) ***
    Oslo, August 31st (J. Trier, 2011) ****
    Climax (No, 2018) **1/2
    Fighting With My Family (Merchant, 2019) **
    Upstream Color (Carruth, 2013) ***
    The Forbidden Room (Maddin/Johnson, 2015) ***1/2
    Our Little Sister (Koreeda, 2015) ***

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    Names were put through a randomizer 10 times.

    League Antonioni draft order:

    1. Ezee E
    2. transmogrifier
    3. Dukefrukem
    4. Skitch
    5. Lazlo
    6. Spinal

    League Bertolucci draft order:

    1. Henry Gale
    2. Winston
    3. Ivan Drago
    4. dreamdead
    5. TGM

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    Us (Peele, 2019) ***1/2
    Fugue (Smoczynska, 2018) ***1/2
    Prisoners (Villeneuve, 2013) ***1/2
    Shadow (Zhang, 2018) ***
    Oslo, August 31st (J. Trier, 2011) ****
    Climax (No, 2018) **1/2
    Fighting With My Family (Merchant, 2019) **
    Upstream Color (Carruth, 2013) ***
    The Forbidden Room (Maddin/Johnson, 2015) ***1/2
    Our Little Sister (Koreeda, 2015) ***

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    Yay I was promoted to group A!

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    Heh, I think our first two drafters are both at film festivals. This could take a while to get going.
    Us (Peele, 2019) ***1/2
    Fugue (Smoczynska, 2018) ***1/2
    Prisoners (Villeneuve, 2013) ***1/2
    Shadow (Zhang, 2018) ***
    Oslo, August 31st (J. Trier, 2011) ****
    Climax (No, 2018) **1/2
    Fighting With My Family (Merchant, 2019) **
    Upstream Color (Carruth, 2013) ***
    The Forbidden Room (Maddin/Johnson, 2015) ***1/2
    Our Little Sister (Koreeda, 2015) ***

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    Dumbo.

    Us - ***
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    Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse - ** 1/2


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    With draft rounds...

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    Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse - ** 1/2


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    Quote Quoting Ezee E (view post)
    Dumbo.
    There's no need for name calling.
    Us (Peele, 2019) ***1/2
    Fugue (Smoczynska, 2018) ***1/2
    Prisoners (Villeneuve, 2013) ***1/2
    Shadow (Zhang, 2018) ***
    Oslo, August 31st (J. Trier, 2011) ****
    Climax (No, 2018) **1/2
    Fighting With My Family (Merchant, 2019) **
    Upstream Color (Carruth, 2013) ***
    The Forbidden Room (Maddin/Johnson, 2015) ***1/2
    Our Little Sister (Koreeda, 2015) ***

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    Last 10 Movies Seen
    (90+ = canonical, 80-89 = brilliant, 70-79 = strongly recommended, 60-69 = good, 50-59 = mixed, 40-49 = below average with some good points, 30-39 = poor, 20-29 = bad, 10-19 = terrible, 0-9 = soul-crushingly inept in every way)

    Like Someone in Love
    (2012) 56
    Timbuktu
    (2014
    ) 62
    The Changeling (1980) 65
    The Standoff at Sparrow Creek (2019) 59
    Ida
    (2013) 65
    Nocturama (2016) 68

    Along With the Gods: The Last 49 Days
    (2018) 45

    The Guns of Navarone
    (1961) 71
    Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018) 65
    A Simple Favor (2018) 47

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    This is going to be an interesting season.

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    Us (Peele, 2019) ***1/2
    Fugue (Smoczynska, 2018) ***1/2
    Prisoners (Villeneuve, 2013) ***1/2
    Shadow (Zhang, 2018) ***
    Oslo, August 31st (J. Trier, 2011) ****
    Climax (No, 2018) **1/2
    Fighting With My Family (Merchant, 2019) **
    Upstream Color (Carruth, 2013) ***
    The Forbidden Room (Maddin/Johnson, 2015) ***1/2
    Our Little Sister (Koreeda, 2015) ***

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    beach rats - 6
    star trek vi: the undiscovered country - 8

    now reading:
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