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Thread: TGDT - Round 2 - Martin Scorsese vs Frank Darabont

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    Default TGDT - Round 2 - Martin Scorsese vs Frank Darabont

    Martin Scorsese's IMDB Page
    Notable films: Goodfellas, Taxi Driver, Raging Bull, Shutter Island, The Departed



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    Notable Films: The Shawshank Redemption, The Green Mile, The Majestic, The Mist
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    Scorsese by a mile and a half.
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    I'm just nodding my head the whole time thinking "ok, stop now, please."

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    Darabont

    it was a tough choice for bears too. All in all, I think Scorsese is a better director, but I don't really like his movies

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    Scorsese is losing to this guy ? This guy !?!?!?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Girlystevedave View Post
    I'm just nodding my head the whole time thinking "ok, stop now, please."

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    it doesn't look very right indeed...

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    Quote Originally Posted by feverishparade View Post
    Scorsese is losing to this guy ? This guy !?!?!?
    I know!
    There's still time though, so don't loose hope.

    And don't get me wrong. I love some of Darabont's films, but I just feel Scorsese is a much stronger director.
    "Only the gentle are ever really strong."

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    I feel the same, and if I had watched anything by him I really liked, I would have voted for him

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    Are we voting for the films or the directors here?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Heather19 View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by feverishparade View Post
    Scorsese is losing to this guy ? This guy !?!?!?
    I know!
    There's still time though, so don't loose hope.

    And don't get me wrong. I love some of Darabont's films, but I just feel Scorsese is a much stronger director.
    Probably because this is a Stephen King-related website and Frank Darabont has made three of the best SK novels-to-movies ever.
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    Quote Originally Posted by feverishparade View Post
    Scorsese is losing to this guy ? This guy !?!?!?
    Scorsese should lose to Hitchcock, if anyone.
    Big town's got its losers, small town's got its vices...

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    well, in the end everybody will lose to Hitchcock, so what will it matter who he loses to now?

    (although of course it does matter. And if in the end we get Spielberg, I will never forgive myself for not voting Scorsese now that it might have changed something)

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    Quote Originally Posted by Woofer View Post
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    Scorsese is losing to this guy ? This guy !?!?!?
    I know!
    There's still time though, so don't loose hope.

    And don't get me wrong. I love some of Darabont's films, but I just feel Scorsese is a much stronger director.
    Probably because this is a Stephen King-related website and Frank Darabont has made three of the best SK novels-to-movies ever.
    Oh, I'm positive that's playing a big part. He definitely does know how to adapt a King story, that's for sure. And I always get excited when I see his name attached to a King film. But I think it's only here were you would see him doing so well. If we were on a movie forum, I doubt he would have made it past the first round.
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    Whereas Scorsese is far more influential. That doesn't always mean too much to me, but I do admire the man's talent.
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    I feel the same, and if I had watched anything by him I really liked, I would have voted for him
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    No, not this one. Do you think I should?

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    the documentary, you mean?! Yes sure! But aren't we talking feature movies now?

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    I guess so. Can't really count T.V. projects like that. I was just interested in your opinion of it.

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    I hardly have any intelligent one. I am fascinated with everything Dylan.

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    Hard to say. I'm not really taking consideration with Scorscese's mob flicks, because while they have fantastic performances I still consider them to just be entertainment pieces at the end of the day. But I've heard nothing but good things about Shutter Island and Raging Bull, The Aviator was fantastic. Having not see Ragin Bull, Taxi Driver or cape fear, hard to see how he can branch out. It's obvious he is very talented at directing and working with his actors.

    But Darabont made The Mist, which I consider to be the greatest horror movie ever and Shawshank Redemption which is just simply fantastic. I think Shawshank will win it for Darabont for me. It's just toooo good of a movie.
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    Scorsese is losing by the same margin as PTA.

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    Well, I'm not too surprised that the director of the film that this site voted the "Greatest Movie Of All Time" is winning here.
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    Darabont.
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    I haven't voted because my head says Scorsese, but my heart says Darabont.
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    Quote Originally Posted by BROWNINGS CHILDE View Post
    Well, I'm not too surprised that the director of the film that this site voted the "Greatest Movie Of All Time" is winning here.
    I was surprised then, and I am surprised now.

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    I was a little surprised then, but not now.
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