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by silvermoon
Mon Jul 14, 2008 8:03 pm
Forum: Lost In Translation
Topic: An introduction and thanks
Replies: 3
Views: 2541

hi, david, 4 yrs away! and certainly, thanks again to bob-san for his sterling efforts!
by silvermoon
Sat Jul 12, 2008 8:51 pm
Forum: Japan & Japanese/Asian Culture
Topic: Favorite Japanese snacks?
Replies: 7
Views: 5553

oh yes, pocky...the classic. salty pocky, chocolate pocky, strawberry pocky, nutty pocky...i'll have 'em all!
by silvermoon
Sat Jul 12, 2008 8:47 pm
Forum: Film, TV, and Online Media
Topic: Coffee and Cigarettes DVD release date
Replies: 10
Views: 7712

i saw this a while back, i have to say it was a bit scattershot, and apart from the cate blanchett and steve coogan/alfred molina segments, i wasnt overly impressed....not bad tho
by silvermoon
Sat Jul 12, 2008 8:33 pm
Forum: Lost In Translation
Topic: Five year Anniv Simul-view! - Sept. 21 - see post for times
Replies: 22
Views: 13520

oh thats brilliant, i cant believe ive never done a simul-view with people here! sept. 21st sounds great, count me in!
by silvermoon
Fri Aug 03, 2007 7:22 pm
Forum: World Travel
Topic: Top sites in Tokyo, Kyoto, and Osaka
Replies: 18
Views: 13503

good to hear, lostcalls, hope u have a great time!
by silvermoon
Wed Mar 28, 2007 5:40 pm
Forum: Forum and Site Administrivia
Topic: Bob-san, with all due respect.
Replies: 16
Views: 2179

all apologies, bob-san! that DID come out the wrong way, i didnt mean that as a personal accusation, rather paraphrasing what some other people have said. and horribly shanking it. :oops: sorry...i'll go back to school this instant
by silvermoon
Wed Mar 28, 2007 8:17 am
Forum: Forum and Site Administrivia
Topic: Bob-san, with all due respect.
Replies: 16
Views: 2179

this is a very sad day. in all my time here, i have never seen anything like this, but i guess it was inevitable. i dont think we should be pointing the finger of blame at anyone, it is natural that people will disagree, and it is also natural for bob-san to if not try to censor posts, then at least...
by silvermoon
Sat Mar 10, 2007 8:37 pm
Forum: Related Films
Topic: A few films all you hopeless romantics should check out...
Replies: 13
Views: 9774

in the mood for love, and 2046. in the mood for love is definitely the closest movie there is to LiT, probably because sofia coppola stated that she was heavily influenced by that film. and very good it is, too.
by silvermoon
Wed Feb 14, 2007 7:43 am
Forum: Film, TV, and Online Media
Topic: favourite movies
Replies: 20
Views: 14764

lol oh sorry, i was just referencing david lynch cos he makes the type of weird movies i like...my bad, i should learn to elucidate myself properly! :oops: and yes, i have to admit, it was very heavy on metaphors (altho to be fair you could accuse sideways of being one big wine metaphor, and sideway...
by silvermoon
Mon Feb 12, 2007 9:59 pm
Forum: Film, TV, and Online Media
Topic: What was the last movie you saw?
Replies: 65
Views: 37677

the fountain, and it was quality. critics know nothing
by silvermoon
Mon Feb 12, 2007 9:56 pm
Forum: Film, TV, and Online Media
Topic: favourite movies
Replies: 20
Views: 14764

i saw the fountain recently. made my charlotte cry. me too, almost *sniff...i really liked that idea of the doctor who is so busy trying to save his terminally ill wife he cant find the time to just take a walk with her in the snow. it was panned when it came out, and i have no idea why. has anyone ...
by silvermoon
Sun Feb 11, 2007 6:54 pm
Forum: Lost In Translation
Topic: Happy ending or depressing ending, and what it says about us
Replies: 37
Views: 19693

well said, tombo, well said! :wink:
by silvermoon
Thu Jul 20, 2006 1:07 am
Forum: Lost In Translation
Topic: When are we going to have a LIT'er gathering party??!
Replies: 31
Views: 14849

lol yeah, i guess i can understand the meat situation. well, i'm in hong kong atm and they give u far too much, so i guess i'll be getting fat off that instead. and yeah, i think korea does seem really safe to go around. but...they don't have rubbish bins!! wot happened there? its nice to hear that ...
by silvermoon
Wed Jul 19, 2006 12:55 pm
Forum: Lost In Translation
Topic: When are we going to have a LIT'er gathering party??!
Replies: 31
Views: 14849

i just got back from korea, had a ball. but the culture is so different there it really is frightening. spent a few days at seoul and a few at busan. both different and similar. seoul is your typical capital city, very oriental, while busan is more touristy and reminded me of miami. but then mebbe t...
by silvermoon
Thu Jul 06, 2006 9:42 am
Forum: Lost In Translation
Topic: When are we going to have a LIT'er gathering party??!
Replies: 31
Views: 14849

damn...well, it looks like my plans to go to japan have been scuppered, i'm going to korea instead. tomorrow. was hoping to travel over to japan from there but it looks like i won't have the time >.<. well either way...theres always next yr...
by silvermoon
Sat Jun 17, 2006 10:54 pm
Forum: Lost In Translation
Topic: When are we going to have a LIT'er gathering party??!
Replies: 31
Views: 14849

erm...i guess it means nothing that i'll probably be in and around tokyo in the next couple of months? that's a shame...this is a great idea indeed. once in a lifetime opportunity if it happened.
by silvermoon
Sat Feb 18, 2006 8:54 pm
Forum: Film, TV, and Online Media
Topic: Lost
Replies: 13
Views: 8923

gawd do i love this show!!! i like how they've picked up the pace this new season, they havent dawdled on revelations as much as before. to anyone watching this show regularly, i need someone to discuss with!!! also should add tho that it still isnt as good as the new season of 24, or my old favouri...
by silvermoon
Sat Feb 18, 2006 8:50 pm
Forum: Lost In Translation
Topic: Which LiT Character are you?
Replies: 21
Views: 11458

apparently i'm leonard ''bones'' mccoy. that means nothing to me...

and i'm also bob, but tbh i have no idea how it came to that conclusion...i think my answers were pretty random...
by silvermoon
Fri Feb 10, 2006 1:36 pm
Forum: Film, TV, and Online Media
Topic: What was the last movie you saw?
Replies: 65
Views: 37677

fight club, still one of the most audacious and outright accomplished movies ever made. that movie is quite simply perfect. i've never seen a movie with so many deliberately complex, contradictary ideas pulled off in such scorching style. gawd i love that movie! oh, and match point the other day, bu...
by silvermoon
Mon Jan 16, 2006 11:34 am
Forum: Lost In Translation
Topic: The best description of LiT I ever read
Replies: 6
Views: 3569

i really like the description, thats how i always described it to others, that its not a traditional romance. a rather corny way of describing love is that it is when two bodies share one soul and i think that in this movie it is kind of true in that both characters bond because of the stage in thei...