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 NEW REPORTS IN -PE screening & an actor's report, SPOILERS
Posted: Feb 13 2009, 01:28 AM


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I just returned from a screening of PE in LA---WHOA! I attended with my DH and some other JDR members, along with about 400 other people. It was a packed house and even though the flier didn't mention the name of the film, I think that most attending knew it was PE-lol.

It's late and I'll post more tomorrow as I'm sure the other JDR people will as well. Just some first impressions---ALL the acting was excellent. Johnny portrayed Dillinger "just right" according to my DH who isn't as biased as I am wink.gif Loved the paring of him with Cotilliard--she was excellent too and a nice complement to Johnny's Dillinger.


Little Bohemia shootout was great---

Johnny does dance(somewhat-lol) and believe it or not, he also sings!!
The scenery and period authenticity really comes through in the film---I felt transported back to the 30's. Great job by all the extras in the film, too.

CBale was in the film more than I expected, but he was good.

Michael Mann was there and just milling around in the lobby afterwards so my DH told him how much we enjoyed the film.

The film runs about 2 1/2 hours approx.

I thought the ending was very well done--we didn't see closing credits.

Music was very good throughout---30's type mainly.

I'll post more in the morning----

A big thankyou.gif Karen for your help! smile.gif


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Posted: Feb 13 2009, 02:26 AM


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WOW!!! What is a GREAT news !!!!
I am soooooo excite !!!!

Thank you for report!!!
Posted: Feb 13 2009, 02:51 AM

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OMJ what fantastic news to wake up and thank you so much Herestoyou for the report. I cannot wait to see this film. Trailer please!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! LOL

Thanks Karen for the heads up and thanks again to herestoyou for the report. Cant wait to hear more. dillinger.gif

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29th June 2009 - PE Premiere
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Posted: Feb 13 2009, 04:18 AM

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It sounds great! I can't wait to see this movie. banghead.gif
Thanks for the report,Donna thankyou.gif thankyou.gif

Posted: Feb 13 2009, 04:47 AM


Awesome...can't wait to read more tomorrow....and can't wait to see it when it arrives in Oz on July 2nd...now where is that damn trailer biggrin.gif
Posted: Feb 13 2009, 05:42 AM

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Posted: Feb 13 2009, 06:07 AM


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Woo Hoo!!! Sounds wonderful Donna! Cant wait to read more from everyone there.

Do I really have to go to work today.. lol

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Posted: Feb 13 2009, 06:10 AM

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Thanks so much for your report! It only makes me more anxious to see this film! snoopydance1.gif

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Posted: Feb 13 2009, 06:44 AM

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WOW! thankyou.gif for your report Donna biggrin.gif

looking forward to reading more!


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Posted: Feb 13 2009, 06:49 AM

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thankyou.gif Donna. It will be interesting to compare what you saw to the final product.

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Posted: Feb 13 2009, 08:08 AM


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woohoocheer.gif Thanks for reporting in Donna. I am so thrilled for you getting to see it.

I can't wait to hear more from everybody who saw it. whistle.gif

Now bring me that trailer!! dillinger.gif

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Posted: Feb 13 2009, 08:28 AM

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thankyou.gif Donna - that sounds fantastic.

Johnny does dance(somewhat-lol) and believe it or not, he also sings!!

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Posted: Feb 13 2009, 08:35 AM


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How could I have forgotten to mention last night-----there's a nice "tasteful" love scene with Dillinger/Billie hot.gif ----so that's something to look forward to as well. wink.gif

I knew a lot about the film going in, so there weren't too many surprises. I'd be interested in hearing from anyone that really didn't know all the story. There were some really great suspenseful moments if you didn't know much about Dillinger.

I'm with you Anne---bring on the trailer!!!

***WARNING: Spoilers ahead****

Watch for Johnny do some great action stuff---now I'm sure he had a stunt double in parts, but it "seems" he did A LOT of the action stuff just based on some close up shots. One part to look for is Dillinger vaulting over the bank counter during one of the bank robberies.........


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Posted: Feb 13 2009, 09:04 AM

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Thanks for the report Donna. It sounds like it is going to be an awesome movie. I'm with the others.........BRING ON THE TRAILER!!!!!! Can't wait to see all of the action in it. I bet that Johnny had great fun making this movie.

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Posted: Feb 13 2009, 09:23 AM

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This is just the best news ever!!

Wonderful report.

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