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Directors Triple F Tournament (Fun Foreign Films)

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  1. Jim_K

    Jim_K Executive Producer

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    Triple F Tournament (Fun Foreign Films)

    The usual rules apply.

    Qualifying films must be a non-US production, feature length & theatrical films only.

    Silents (Foreign) & English language films are eligible.

    As for what defines fun I'll let everyone else decide. [​IMG]

    5 Noms, seconds & thirds for everyone.

    MASTER LIST

    Brotherhood of the Wolf
    Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
    The Devil's Backbone
    Drunken Master 2
    Duck, You Sucker!
    Goldfinger
    The Good, The Bad and the Ugly
    Iron Monkey
    Kiki's Delivery Service
    The Killer
    La Femme Nikita
    The Man in the White Suit
    Monty Python and the Holy Grail
    Once Upon a Time in China
    Seven Samurai
    Shall We Dance?
    Spirited Away
    The 1,000 Eyes of Dr. Mabuse
    Umbrellas of Cherbourg
    Yojimbo

    ROUND 1 Winners

    The Adventures of Pirscilla, Queen of the Desert
    Band of Outsiders
    The Bride With White Hair
    A Chinese Ghost Story
    Chungking Express
    Cinema Paradiso
    Deep Red
    Diabolique
    A Fistful of Dollars
    Gojira (aka - Godzilla) 1954
    Hard-Boiled
    A Hard Day's Night
    The Hidden Fortress
    Kind Hearts & Coronets
    The Ladykillers
    The Lady Vanishes
    Mon Oncle
    Road Warrior
    Run Lola Run
    Sanjuro
    Shoot the Piano Player
    Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown



     
  2. george kaplan

    george kaplan Executive Producer

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    I'll nominate

    Mr. Hulot's Holiday
    Kind Hearts & Coronets
    Mon Oncle
    The Man in the White Suit
    The Ladykillers
     
  3. Steeve Bergeron

    Steeve Bergeron Cinematographer

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    Amelie !!!
     
  4. JenB

    JenB Screenwriter

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    Second:

    Kind Heart and Coronets
     
  5. Jim_K

    Jim_K Executive Producer

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    NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!! [​IMG]

    [​IMG] j/k
     
  6. SteveGon

    SteveGon Executive Producer

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    I'll second:

    Amelie
    The Ladykillers
    The Man in the White Suit



    I'll third:

    Kind Hearts and Coronets


    I'll nominate:

    Contraband
    Day for Night
    Johnny Stecchino
    Tampopo



    One nom and two seconds left, plus four thirds.

    Edit: Jen beat me in seconding Kind Hearts and Coronets.
     
  7. Jim_K

    Jim_K Executive Producer

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    I'll throw out 5 noms myself


    From Russia With Love
    Metropolis (1927)
    Mad Max
    The Good, The Bad and the Ugly
    Yojimbo
     
  8. JenB

    JenB Screenwriter

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    Second:

    From Russia With Love
    Metropolis (1927)
    Mad Max
     
  9. SteveGon

    SteveGon Executive Producer

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    Duh! I should have thought of this one right away...

    I'll nominate:

    Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown


    Two seconds and four thirds left.
     
  10. Steeve Bergeron

    Steeve Bergeron Cinematographer

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  11. JenB

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    Nominate:

    Vampire Hunter D
    Gojira (also known as Godzilla) 1954 Japan/1956 US (In other words, The Original Godzilla)
    Tenchi Muyo! in Love (also known as Tenchi Muyo the Movie)
     
  12. Jim_K

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    Sorry [​IMG]

    I'm debating about giving out some automatics.

    Um.... let me ponder on this a while.

    I'll be back later & hand some out if I have enough beers. [​IMG]
     
  13. JenB

    JenB Screenwriter

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    Nominate:

    Ranma ½: Chûgoku Nekonron daikessen! Okite yaburi no gekitô hen (also known as Ranma 1/2: Big Trouble in Nekonron, China)
     
  14. Dome Vongvises

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    Nomination
    Cinema Paradiso
    Sanjuro


    Second
    Vampire Hunter D
    Godzilla
    Yojimbo
    The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

    Third
    Amelie

    I'll think of some more later.
     
  15. Andrew_Sch

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    Nominate Seven Samurai
     
  16. SteveGon

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    I'll third:

    Yojimbo



    Two seconds and three thirds left.
     
  17. george kaplan

    george kaplan Executive Producer

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    Third:

    From Russia With Love
    Metropolis (1927)
    Mad Max
    The Good, The Bad and the Ugly
     
  18. Jim_K

    Jim_K Executive Producer

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    I'll second

    Sanjuro
    Seven Samurai

    and I'll third

    Gojira 1954
    The Ladykillers

    3 of each left for me.

    list updated
     
  19. Rain

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    Nominate:

    Shoot the Piano Player
    The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie
    The Phantom of Liberty
    Play Time
    8 1/2


    Second:

    Mon Oncle
    M. Hulot's Holiday
    Day for Night
    Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown


    Third:

    Seven Samurai
     
  20. Richard Kim

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    I'd like to nominate The Hidden Fortress(the inspiration for the ultimate fun film, Star Wars) as well as Run Lola Run, and The Full Monty.
     

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