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    Default TGDT - Round 3 - Alfred Hitchcock vs Frank Capra

    Alfred Hitchcock's IMDB Page
    Notable films : Vertigo, Psycho, Rear Window, North by Northwest, Rebecca


    Frank Capra's IMDB Page
    Notable films: It's a Wonderful Life, Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, It Happened One Night, Arsenic and Old Lace

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    Capra.

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    Hitchcock.

    *Waiting for Jean's vote. :tapsfootincuriosity:*

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    Jean is going to kill me when he sees this poll

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    Love Capra. Voted Hitchcock. No contest.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Melike View Post
    Hitchcock.

    *Waiting for Jean's vote. :tapsfootincuriosity:*
    PLAGUE ON BOTH YOUR HOUSES

    I refuse to vote

    Quote Originally Posted by feverishparade View Post
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    You knew? You knew!!.. what's next - Polanski vs. Kurosawa?... You monster.

    oh good Lord... Hitchcock, not Capra, is one of my three favoritestest directors, but Capra - not Hitchcock - made two of my favorite movies ever (It's a Wonderful Life and Mr.Smith Goes to Washington)

    what should I do?
    what should I fucking do?!!!

    ::bangs head against the wall::

    (yes Brice, you were right... bears never specify whose head... to tell you the truth, it's feve's this time...)

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    Hitchcock!

    Feev, I'm beginning to think you need to watch more of his films.
    Only the gentle are ever really strong.

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    I plan on getting to them ... but honestly I'm not in any particular rush to do so. I like Hitchcock's films, sure, but I'm not as enamored with them as most seem to be.

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    Ok, I haven't really watched enough of either, but I'm gonna vote with my heart on this one...

    ...and vote for the Brit! When in doubt, vote for the British director, that's my motto!

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    Nah, that's bullshit. This is just gonna be another round I'm staying the fuck away from!


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    Quote Originally Posted by feverishparade View Post
    I plan on getting to them ... but honestly I'm not in any particular rush to do so. I like Hitchcock's films, sure, but I'm not as enamored with them as most seem to be.
    That's because you're not watching the ones I've been recommending to you. Didn't you promise me Rear Window once upon a time....

    Rebecca
    Strangers on a Train
    Shadow of a Doubt
    Lifeboat

    I'll stop there, but there's so many more. With the exception of Rear Window, I definitely prefer some of his lesser known ones. Don't get me wrong I loved Psycho, The Birds, Vertigo, but they don't even compare to the ones I mentioned above (in my opinion)
    Only the gentle are ever really strong.

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    I love Rear Window, it was brilliantly directed. I have to see a lot more of the classics. One day I will get through them. It's just no one I know besides one friend owns any and he's going to South Korea in a couple weeks. No time to go through them all lol. I showed him the list of nominations and he couldn't believe some of the names but was happy with a lot of the older directors. Judgding from how he talks, his two favourite directors are Woody Allen and Ingmar Bergman.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Heather19 View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by feverishparade View Post
    I plan on getting to them ... but honestly I'm not in any particular rush to do so. I like Hitchcock's films, sure, but I'm not as enamored with them as most seem to be.
    That's because you're not watching the ones I've been recommending to you. Didn't you promise me Rear Window once upon a time....

    Rebecca
    Strangers on a Train
    Shadow of a Doubt
    Lifeboat

    I'll stop there, but there's so many more. With the exception of Rear Window, I definitely prefer some of his lesser known ones. Don't get me wrong I loved Psycho, The Birds, Vertigo, but they don't even compare to the ones I mentioned above (in my opinion)


    I was actually going back and forth, then came to this great post by Heather. Went with Hitch. Rebecca and Lifeboat. Awesome.
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    Excellent choice Pam
    Only the gentle are ever really strong.

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    NO!!!!!

    I am not sure what to do either! These are the 2 I wanted in the finals!!!!!

    i need time to process...


    and cry...


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    As much as I adore It's a Wonderful Life, I have to go with Hitchcock.

    Spoiler:
    Sorry Jean I know we share the same love for that movie

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    Quote Originally Posted by Heather19 View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by feverishparade View Post
    I plan on getting to them ... but honestly I'm not in any particular rush to do so. I like Hitchcock's films, sure, but I'm not as enamored with them as most seem to be.
    That's because you're not watching the ones I've been recommending to you. Didn't you promise me Rear Window once upon a time....

    Rebecca
    Strangers on a Train
    Shadow of a Doubt
    Lifeboat

    I'll stop there, but there's so many more. With the exception of Rear Window, I definitely prefer some of his lesser known ones. Don't get me wrong I loved Psycho, The Birds, Vertigo, but they don't even compare to the ones I mentioned above (in my opinion)
    Bears feel exactly the same.

    Don't forget Spellbound... and Suspicion... and Trouble with Harry... and my personal favorite, The Lady Vanishes...

    GRRRRRR I STILL HAVEN'T VOTED!!!!!!!!!

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    *Bump

    Let's show this poll some more lurve in the form of votes ...

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    What about The Birds?

    Hitchcock hands down.

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    bears voted Capra... couldn't stand seeing him with one vote...

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    When one is in agreement with bears one is always correct. (mae)

    bears are back!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jean View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by Melike View Post
    Hitchcock.

    *Waiting for Jean's vote. :tapsfootincuriosity:*
    PLAGUE ON BOTH YOUR HOUSES

    I refuse to vote

    Quote Originally Posted by feverishparade View Post
    Jean is going to kill me when he sees this poll
    You knew? You knew!!.. what's next - Polanski vs. Kurosawa?... You monster.

    oh good Lord... Hitchcock, not Capra, is one of my three favoritestest directors, but Capra - not Hitchcock - made two of my favorite movies ever (It's a Wonderful Life and Mr.Smith Goes to Washington)

    what should I do?
    what should I fucking do?!!!

    ::bangs head against the wall::

    (yes Brice, you were right... bears never specify whose head... to tell you the truth, it's feve's this time...)
    I'll join you.

    Feev-

    Right now, I just can't vote. I don't know that I'll be able to at all.
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    sigh... still haven't voted
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    I WILL< and did Hitchcock !

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    two lonely Capra votes... feve's and bears'...

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    When one is in agreement with bears one is always correct. (mae)

    bears are back!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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