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    Default The Great Movie Tournament - 1990s: Round 3 - Group 8 of 32

    During the third round of The Great Movie Tournament, please vote for up to two films you would like to move onto the next round. The top two films will be moving on. Keep in mind that the percentage of the vote a given film receives will determine its standing going forward.

    The poll will run for seven days. Discussion is greatly encouraged!

    The nominees are (please let me know if any video doesn't play for you):


    Saving Private Ryan (1998)
    Directed by Steven Spielberg

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    The Fifth Element (1997)
    Directed by Luc Besson

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    Heat (1995)
    Directed by Michael Mann

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    The Mummy (1999)
    Directed by Stephen Sommers

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    It's a mystery how The Mummy has made it to the third round.

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    Its just a very fun blockbuster bolstered by set pieces in exotic locations. I can think of much less deserving movies in the knockout rounds.
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    Quote Originally Posted by mae View Post
    It's a mystery how The Mummy has made it to the third round.
    I'm with you on that one.

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    I can't express how bored I was with The Fifth Element. There was one good thing about it, though - that flying Chinese food joint (visualization of my dream of what I want to be in a future life: flying between the houses, cooking and selling food), but it is not enough to justify the whole film

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jean View Post
    I can't express how bored I was with The Fifth Element. There was one good thing about it, though - that flying Chinese food joint (visualization of my dream of what I want to be in a future life: flying between the houses, cooking and selling food), but it is not enough to justify the whole film

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jean View Post
    I can't express how bored I was with The Fifth Element. There was one good thing about it, though - that flying Chinese food joint (visualization of my dream of what I want to be in a future life: flying between the houses, cooking and selling food), but it is not enough to justify the whole film
    Wow. Fifth Element is a personal favorite of mine and I nominated it. I know it is not a great movie but I thought it was at least fun throughout. I can't imagine it being labeled boring.

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    Quote Originally Posted by RUBE View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by Jean View Post
    I can't express how bored I was with The Fifth Element. There was one good thing about it, though - that flying Chinese food joint (visualization of my dream of what I want to be in a future life: flying between the houses, cooking and selling food), but it is not enough to justify the whole film
    Wow. Fifth Element is a personal favorite of mine and I nominated it. I know it is not a great movie but I thought it was at least fun throughout. I can't imagine it being labeled boring.
    Yeah, there's a lot of things a person can call The Fifth Element, but I didn't think boring was one.

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    The poll has closed. The following two titles are moving on to the next round:
    1. Saving Private Ryan (79.17%)
    2. The Fifth Element (66.67%)

    And the following two titles have been eliminated:
    1. Heat (29.17%)
    2. The Mummy (12.50%)

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    guys, you know, bears have their own specific ursine notion of what is or isn't boring, it is often different from human

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