Readers’ Recommendations: “City of God”

city_of_godHey everyone, it’s Friday, time for another entry in the Reader Recommendations series!

The Reader Recommendation series is intended to help me formally pursue all the great films that commenters bring up each week in discussion which I’ve never seen. If there’s a movie that comes up that I haven’t seen, but you think I should, email me @ fogsmoviereviews@gmail.com or let me know in the comments that you’d like to participate!
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Mark WalkerThis time up, our recommendation comes from Mark Walker of Marked Movies. He’s recommended the 2002 Brazilian film “City of God”. “City of God” is a highly acclaimed film that I’ve heard a lot about, but haven’t had a chance to see yet, so I’m excited to check out this recommendation!
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Readers’ Recommendations: The 39 Steps

thirty_nine_stepsHey everyone, it’s Friday, time for another entry in the Reader Recommendations series!

The Reader Recommendation series is intended to help me formally pursue all the great films that commenters bring up each week in discussion which I’ve never seen. If there’s a movie that comes up that I haven’t seen, but you think I should, email me @ fogsmoviereviews@gmail.com or let me know in the comments that you’d like to participate!
 
PG Cooper 2This time up, our recommendation comes from PG Cooper of PG Cooper’s Movie Reviews! He’s recommended the Alfred Hitchcock film “The 39 Steps”. As a Hitchcock fan, I’m always up to check out a movie of his that I haven’t seen, so I’m psyched about this recommendation!
 
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Readers’ Recommendations: “Ghost in the Shell”

ghost-poster-835357967Hey everyone, it’s Friday, time for another entry in the Reader Recommendations series!

The Reader Recommendation series is intended to help me formally pursue all the great films that commenters bring up each week in discussion which I’ve never seen. If there’s a movie that comes up that I haven’t seen, but you think I should, email me @ fogsmoviereviews@gmail.com or let me know in the comments that you’d like to participate!
 
ErikThis time up, our recommendation comes from Erik Sebok of Erik’s Movie 140, who’s recommended “Ghost in the Shell”. Along with “Akira”, “Ghost in the Shell” is one of those anime titles that you can’t escape hearing about, so I’m excited to finally check it out!
 
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Reader’s Recommendations: “Terribly Happy”

terribly_happy_ver2Hey everyone, it’s Friday, time for another entry in the Reader Recommendations series!

The Reader Recommendation series is intended to help me formally pursue all the great films that commenters bring up each week in discussion which I’ve never seen. If there’s a movie that comes up that I haven’t seen, but you think I should, email me @ fogsmoviereviews@gmail.com or let me know in the comments that you’d like to participate!
 
222This time up, our movie recommendation comes from Adam Griffith of 3 Guys 1 Movie, who’s recommended the 2008 Danish film “Terribly Happy”. I heard good things about it when it first came out, and actually have had it in my Netflix instant queue without ever pulling the trigger, so I was happy to finally give it a shot!
 
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Reader’s Recommendations: “Redbelt”

redbeltHey everyone, it’s Friday, time for another entry in the Reader Recommendations series!

The Reader Recommendation series is intended to help me formally pursue all the great films that commenters bring up each week in discussion which I’ve never seen. If there’s a movie that comes up that I haven’t seen, but you think I should, email me @ fogsmoviereviews@gmail.com or let me know in the comments that you’d like to participate!
 
AGThis time up, our movie recommendation comes from FMR stalwart Andrew Gelfman, who recommends David Mamet’s “Redbelt”.
 
Mamet has written some awesome films, and I used to practice martial arts myself. So the combination of the two factors leaves me predisposed to liking this one quite a bit! I’m stoked to check it out!  
 
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Readers Recommendations: “Dead Ringers”

Dead_ringers_posterHey everyone, it’s Friday, time for another entry in the Reader Recommendations series!

The Reader Recommendation series is intended to help me formally pursue all the great films that commenters bring up each week in discussion which I’ve never seen. If there’s a movie that comes up that I haven’t seen, but you think I should, email me @ fogsmoviereviews@gmail.com or let me know in the comments that you’d like to participate!
 
This time up, our movie recommendation comes from Blain Granado of Cineosphere, who’s suggested David Cronenbergs′s pvglg76kvzuxar20lxls“Dead Ringers”.
 
I’ve seen a couple of Cronenberg films, and they’re always whacked out and wonderful. So I’m curious and enthusiastic to check out “Dead Ringers”. Plus, Blain speaks extremely highly of it, so let’s check it out!
 
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Readers Recommendations: “We Need to Talk About Kevin”

we_need_to_talk_about_kevin_posterHey everyone, it’s Friday, time for another entry in the Reader Recommendations series!

The Reader Recommendation series is intended to help me formally pursue all the great films that commenters bring up each week in discussion which I’ve never seen. If there’s a movie that comes up that I haven’t seen, but you think I should, email me @ fogsmoviereviews@gmail.com or let me know in the comments that you’d like to participate!
 
ClaratsiThis time up, our movie recommendation comes from Kevin Clare over at Claratsi’s Movie Review, who’s suggested 2011’s “We Need to Talk About Kevin”.
 
“We Need to Talk About Kevin” was making the rounds when I first began blogging, but being a limited release film, I never got to it. Still, I’ve heard good thing and have been curious to see it. I was glad Kevin recommended it!
 
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Readers Recommendations: “Strangers on a Train”

strangers_on_a_trainHey everyone, it’s Friday, time for another entry in the Reader Recommendations series!

The Reader Recommendation series is intended to help me formally pursue all the great films that commenters bring up each week in discussion which I’ve never seen. If there’s a movie that comes up that I haven’t seen, but you think I should, email me @ fogsmoviereviews@gmail.com or let me know in the comments that you’d like to participate!
 
This time up, our movie recommendation comes from Melissa HunterMelissa profile of The Soul of the Plot! Melissa’s selected a classic Alfred Hitchcock movie for us, 1951’s “Strangers on a Train”!
 
I’m a big fan of Hitchcock, and have seen many of his films. But somehow this one has eluded me until now, so I’m all too happy that Melissa gave me the opportunity to formally check it out!
 
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