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#1 Daniel Meier

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Posted 24 February 2016 - 07:31 AM

As we all love movies, I thought about starting a little quiz in here.

I'll start with posting a still from a movie's first shot.

The next one who guesses from which movie it was taken, can throw in another still frame of a different feature.

And so it goes on and on.

 

I hope this isn't getting too challenging:

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Edited by Daniel Meier, 24 February 2016 - 07:35 AM.

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#2 Manu Delpech

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Posted 24 February 2016 - 07:42 AM

Never saw the movie, but Falling Down, no? ^^


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#3 Andrew Trost

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Posted 24 February 2016 - 12:09 PM

Looks like Terminator 2, possibly?  


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#4 Tyler Purcell

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Posted 24 February 2016 - 12:19 PM

Yep T2 for sure!

That was easy "yawn" :)

Lemme dig up a new frame after work today.
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#5 Daniel Meier

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Posted 24 February 2016 - 03:38 PM

Looks like Terminator 2, possibly?  

Bloody right! You can post the next frame.


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#6 Andrew Trost

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Posted 24 February 2016 - 04:08 PM

Alright...this might be too easy, but it has been on my mind as I just saw it for the first time.  Guessing someone will get it right away, but bonus points if you can name the cinematographer off the top of your head!  Such a great film...

 

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#7 Carl Looper

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Posted 25 February 2016 - 12:53 AM

Andrei Tarkovsky, Ivan's Childhood

Cinematography: Vadim Yusov 

Won the Golden Lion at the 1962 Venice Film Festival.

 

But I cheated using a reverse image search: https://www.tineye.com/

 

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#8 Gregg MacPherson

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Posted 25 February 2016 - 01:21 AM

So this thread is over?


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#9 Mark Dunn

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Posted 25 February 2016 - 05:19 AM

Can I have a go then?

 

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Image search will not help you.


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#10 Patrick Cooper

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Posted 25 February 2016 - 06:19 AM

The Great Escape?


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#11 Mark Dunn

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Posted 25 February 2016 - 06:32 AM

No. That's colour and 'Scope.

You're not a million miles away, though.


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#12 Phil Rhodes

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Posted 25 February 2016 - 07:15 AM

One of our aircraft is missing, of 1942.

 

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#13 Justin Hayward

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Posted 25 February 2016 - 10:08 AM

Luv this thread...

 

This is one of my favorite openings, because it sums up the character so well...

 

 

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#14 David Mullen ASC

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Posted 25 February 2016 - 10:35 AM

That's from "The Verdict" with Paul Newman I believe.


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#15 Justin Hayward

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Posted 25 February 2016 - 11:02 AM

That's from "The Verdict" with Paul Newman I believe.

 

Yessir.  Sidney Lumet is one of my favorite director's too.


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#16 Mark Dunn

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Posted 25 February 2016 - 11:04 AM

One of our aircraft is missing, of 1942.

 

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Bingo. Shot in my home town.

Your turn.


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#17 Mark Dunn

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Posted 25 February 2016 - 11:09 AM

That's from "The Verdict" with Paul Newman I believe.

Something of a giveaway with his profile in it.


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#18 Justin Hayward

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Posted 25 February 2016 - 11:12 AM

I know, but it's one of my favorites because it's so full of visual exposition.  


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#19 Phil Rhodes

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Posted 25 February 2016 - 01:01 PM

Your turn.

 

 

Oh dear. I'm afraid mine will be terribly obvious. Skipping the title sequence, then:

 

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#20 Ari Michael Leeds

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Posted 25 February 2016 - 01:21 PM

Great thread, great idea!


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