doctorsparkles wrote:Ah, the story of a boy and his magical pig... The Black Cauldron was terrible. I bought it a while back because a friend of mine told me that Tim Burton did some work on it. Not only was the movie pretty much unwatchable, but Tim Burton is no-where to be found in the credits (nor is the film anywhere to be found in his filmography).
Blueandwhite wrote:doctorsparkles wrote:Ah, the story of a boy and his magical pig... The Black Cauldron was terrible. I bought it a while back because a friend of mine told me that Tim Burton did some work on it. Not only was the movie pretty much unwatchable, but Tim Burton is no-where to be found in the credits (nor is the film anywhere to be found in his filmography).
From what I remember, Tim Burton did some initial work on The Black Culdron, but the animation department at Disney didn't like the direction the project was going and there was a mutual parting of ways.
And speaking of awful medieval movies; who can forget the worst of them all: Black Knight! http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0265087/?fr=c2l0ZT1kZnxteD0yMHxzZz0xfGxtPTIwMHx0dD1vbnxwbj0wfHE9YmxhY2sga25pZ2h0fGh0bWw9MXxubT1vbg__;fc=1;ft=20;fm=1
Can you believe that somebody actually gave this one the green light! Now that I think about it, the historical liberties taken in Braveheart don't seem so bad after all.
Is this Castle real? It looked real.
Jacob C. wrote:Is this Castle real? It looked real.
Yes I believe it is real.
Here's all the filming locations for the movie (it narrows your search down to about 2 castles)........
Alnwick Castle, Alnwick, Northumberland, England, UK
*This might be the castle your looking for.
Aysgarth Falls, North Yorkshire, England, UK
(Where Robin fights Little John)
Burnham Beeches, Buckinghamshire, England, UK
Carcassonne, Aude, France
Hadrian's Wall, Northumberland, England, UK
Hardraw Force, North Yorkshire, England, UK
(Where Marion sees Robin swimming)
Hulne Park, Northumberland, England, UK
Hulne Priory, Northumberland, England, UK
Metz, Moselle, France
Old Wardour Castle, Salisbury, Wiltshire, England, UK
*This could also be the location.
Shepperton Studios, Shepperton, Surrey, England, UK
Stone Goblin wrote:I went threw everybody's list yet I didn't see what I consider the best samurai movie of all time.
Seven Samurai(1954) a great film that everybody should see.
Clearly you didn't go through everyone's list because if you look at the third message in this thread you'll see that I mention it. My usual comments to the films you list so the Great Unwashed know what they are in for....
Sinbad: You gotta commit to some specific verions.
I thought this movie was based on a legend. But you do have people gliding threw the air like leaves. So maybe it's legend/fantasy.Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon(2000): Tragedy makes fantasy respectable (this, Hero, Lord of the Rings). Wonderfully acted (even the english language version, since the stars do their own voices), exciting action. Needs a little bit of editing, but a great story.
doctorsparkles wrote:The 13th Warrior - I actually probably like the book better.
TwoTonic Knight wrote:Eaters of the Dead: The book that got me reading Michael Crichton.
Timeline: The book that convinced me not to ever bother with Michael Crichton again.
I did enjoy the movie Timeline a lot better than the book (but Paul Walker is miscast as anything but a high-school dropout surfer-dude).
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