'Memoirs of a Geisha' (2005) Film produced by Steven Spielberg. Adaptation of the book by American author Arthur Golden (1997).A young girl is sold into slavery by her family in pre WWII Japan.Her new family sends her off to school to become a geisha.The movie is mainly about older Chiyo & her struggle as a geisha to find love,in the process making a lot of enemies.Nominated & won numerous awards.Movie: GREAT! Book: SO much better.Takes you to a place in time that is no more.Fascinating!
#80.. When you think of "Rocky", you probably think of that soaring music, the film's many sequels, and possibly Sylvester Stallone drinking raw eggs. While all of those things are certainly a part of the "Rocky" experience, the film has so much more to offer. Rocky" isn't just about boxing but about people daring to dream of something better for themselves.
Inglourious Basterds (2009) The opening scene was so intense! Almost all scenes with Hans Landa (Christoper Waltz) are so intense. He was very intimidating. And honestly, I like Shosanna's plot more than the basterds'