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DIRECTOR FILMOGRAPHY - The Films of DAVID MAMET


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#1 of 17 Jim_K

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Posted June 28 2005 - 12:12 AM

DIRECTOR FILMOGRAPHY - The Films of DAVID MAMET

Rank ‘em, rate ‘em, review ‘em or whatever.

DAVID MAMET

Redbelt (2008)
Spartan (2004)
Heist (2001)
State and Main (2000)
Catastrophe (2000)
The Winslow Boy (1999)
The Spanish Prisoner (1997)
Ricky Jay and His 52 Assistants (1996) (TV)
Oleanna (1994)
Homicide (1991)
Things Change (1988)
House of Games (1987)



Death before Streaming!


#2 of 17 Jim_K

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Posted June 28 2005 - 12:14 AM

Ratings out of Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image


DAVID MAMET (1947 -     )


Redbelt (2008) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image
Spartan (2004) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image
Heist (2001) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image
State and Main (2000) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image
Catastrophe (2000)
The Winslow Boy (1999) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image
The Spanish Prisoner (1997) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image
Ricky Jay and His 52 Assistants (1996)
Oleanna (1994) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image
Homicide (1991) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image

Things Change (1988) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image
House of Games (1987) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image




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#3 of 17 SteveGon

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Posted June 28 2005 - 12:57 AM

Spartan (2004)
Heist (2001)
State and Main (2000)

Catastrophe (2000)
The Winslow Boy (1999)
The Spanish Prisoner (1997)

Ricky Jay and His 52 Assistants (1996) (TV)
Oleanna (1994)
Homicide (1991)
Things Change (1988)
House of Games (1987)


Bolded films I've seen.

#4 of 17 Brook K

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Posted June 28 2005 - 04:09 AM

1. Homicide - A-
2. House Of Games - A-
3. The Spanish Prisoner - B+
4. State and Main - B+
5. Things Change - B
6. The Winslow Boy - B
7. Heist - B

8. Spartan - B-
9. Redbelt - C



2002 Sight & Sound Challenge: 321  Last Watched: L'enfance Nue
Last 8 Films Watched: In the Loop - A- / It Might Get Loud - B+ / What Just Happened? - B / Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs - C- / Drums Along the Mohawk - A- / Punisher War Zone - B+ / Moon - C+ / A Man For All Seasons - B+

#5 of 17 george kaplan

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Posted June 28 2005 - 05:15 AM

DAVID MAMET

Seen: 1
Like: 0
Own: 0

Rank order:

Heist (2001)


I realize I've only seen this one film of his, but after hearing such great things about him, it was a very disappointing, pedestrian film with dialogue every bit as trite as anything in the Star Wars universe IMO.
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#6 of 17 Bill McA

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Posted June 28 2005 - 11:43 AM

Ratings from Posted Image to Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image

Redbelt (2008) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image (Own the DVD)
Spartan (2004) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image (Own the DVD)
Heist (2001) Posted Image Posted Image
State and Main (2000) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image
Catastrophe (2000)
The Winslow Boy (1999) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image
The Spanish Prisoner (1997) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image
Ricky Jay and His 52 Assistants (1996) (TV)
Oleanna (1994) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image
Homicide (1991) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image
Things Change (1988) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image
House of Games (1987) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image (Own the DVD)

Seen 10
Own 3
       

#7 of 17 Martin Teller

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Posted November 17 2006 - 09:18 AM

Heist (2001) - 7/10
State and Main (2000) - 5/10
The Spanish Prisoner (1997) - 7/10
Ricky Jay and His 52 Assistants (1996) (TV) - 8/10
Homicide (1991) - 7/10

House of Games (1987) - 7/10

#8 of 17 Brian.L

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ALL RATINGS OUT OF Posted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted Image (FIVE) STARS

Redbelt (2008) Posted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted Image
Spartan (2004) Posted ImagePosted ImagePosted Image
Heist (2001) Posted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted Image (OWN)
State and Main (2000) Posted ImagePosted ImagePosted Image
Catastrophe (2000)
The Winslow Boy (1999)
The Spanish Prisoner (1997) Posted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted Image
Ricky Jay and His 52 Assistants (1996) (TV)
Oleanna (1994) Posted ImagePosted Image
Homicide (1991)
Things Change (1988)
House of Games (1987) Posted ImagePosted ImagePosted Image

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#9 of 17 Brook K

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Posted August 31 2008 - 07:03 PM

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Redbelt - C

The ending makes zero sense.
2002 Sight & Sound Challenge: 321  Last Watched: L'enfance Nue
Last 8 Films Watched: In the Loop - A- / It Might Get Loud - B+ / What Just Happened? - B / Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs - C- / Drums Along the Mohawk - A- / Punisher War Zone - B+ / Moon - C+ / A Man For All Seasons - B+

#10 of 17 Jim_K

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Posted September 05 2008 - 03:15 AM

Updated Master list...............................
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#11 of 17 Brian.L

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Posted September 06 2008 - 12:59 PM

Updated with Oleanna (1994) Posted ImagePosted Image
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#12 of 17 Martin Teller

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Posted October 04 2008 - 09:30 PM

added Ricky Jay and His 52 Assistants (1996) (TV) - 8/10

#13 of 17 Brian.L

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Posted December 30 2008 - 05:28 PM

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#14 of 17 Bill McA

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Posted February 14 2009 - 12:15 PM

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Redbelt (2008) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image (Own the DVD)

Seen 10
Own 3
       

#15 of 17 Kachi Khatri

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Posted February 19 2009 - 10:24 AM

The Spanish Prisoner (1997) - 3/4
Heist (2001) - 3/4
Spartan (2004) - 3/4

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Redbelt (2008)
Spartan (2004)

Heist (2001)                              +++
State and Main (2000)              +++
Catastrophe (2000)
The Winslow Boy (1999)           +++
The Spanish Prisoner (1997)    +++1/2
Oleanna (1994)                    + (no interest)
House of Games (1987)
      Have it.

Spanish Prisoner and State and Main I enjoyed at least. Winslow Boy made me respect the play. Nothing spectacular though.

#17 of 17 Brook K

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Posted November 03 2009 - 06:40 PM

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Homicide - A-

2002 Sight & Sound Challenge: 321  Last Watched: L'enfance Nue
Last 8 Films Watched: In the Loop - A- / It Might Get Loud - B+ / What Just Happened? - B / Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs - C- / Drums Along the Mohawk - A- / Punisher War Zone - B+ / Moon - C+ / A Man For All Seasons - B+