A Star Is Born

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  1. Bill Boggs

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    This is being revised.
     
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    Loved that film - the Garland version :)
     
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    Yes, I loved it too. Had forgotten about it.
     
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    Me too - think I'll look for that one, I have it somewhere
     
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    I might also. I really don't remember it so I think it might be doable for me since I can't watch a film twice.

    I did yesterday though....watched "into the Wild". I did remember parts of it since it was a long movie I just fast forwarded thru some parts.

    Sad and tragic story in my opinion. :(
     
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    Haven't seen that one, will google it ..............
    James Mason was so good with Judy - very natural and played the 'drunk' to perfection
     
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    I just watched "Into the Wild" again a couple of weeks ago.
     
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    I also bought the book a couple weeks ago since it was in my Book Bub. Haven't read anything about how closely the movie follows the book though.
     
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    The book, to no surprise, offers more detail, but I think the two are consistent.
     
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    Looked up the film Chrissy - says there's a narrative running through it, that - will get on me nerves ..........:p
    @Chrissy Cross
     
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    I didn't even notice. It's a good movie and true.
     
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    He died in the end. Ain't no way I'm gonna watch it. :)
     
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    Yep and what's even worse is that if he would have lived 2 weeks longer he would have been found by the moose hunters.

    Seems he made a few mistakes in his last days/weeks that probably cost him his life.
     
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