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Lake Mungo (2008)
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Sixteen-year-old Alice Palmer drowns while swimming in the local dam. When her body is recovered and a verdict of accidental death returned, her grieving family buries her. The family then experiences a series of strange and inexplicable events centered in and around their home. A series of clues lead the family to Lake Mungo where Alice's secret past emerges. Lake Mungo is a mystery, a thriller and a ghost story.
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We have a payload to deliver to the heart of our nearest star. We are delivering that payload cause that star is dying and, if it dies, we die, everything dies. So that is our mission, there is nothing, literally nothing, more important than completing our mission. End of story.

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I forget if I saw this?
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Well, if you haven't, you probably should. This is pretty great for the most part. Creative and original. I do have mixed feelings on the ending, but I'd be lying if I said it wasn't unsettling.
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We have a payload to deliver to the heart of our nearest star. We are delivering that payload cause that star is dying and, if it dies, we die, everything dies. So that is our mission, there is nothing, literally nothing, more important than completing our mission. End of story.

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I know the twist sadly Sad
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Ser Jaime Lannister. On the breast of his tunic, the lion of his House was embroidered in gold thread, roaring its defiance. they called him the Lion of Lannister to his face and whispered “Kingslayer” behind his back. Jon found it hard to look away from him. “This is what a king should look like”, he thought to himself as he passed
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(08-20-2018, 02:55 AM)DianeSelwyn Wrote: I know the twist sadly Sad

Not sure I’d call it that big of a twist. It’s not really like having the end of The Sixth Sense spoiled for you or anything. That’s whole segment feels a bit tacked on.
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We have a payload to deliver to the heart of our nearest star. We are delivering that payload cause that star is dying and, if it dies, we die, everything dies. So that is our mission, there is nothing, literally nothing, more important than completing our mission. End of story.

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I actually thought it was a surprisingly effective moment. The documentary is well utilized and I'd put it on the same tier as Blair Witch for it's convincing FF. The way the film plays with the concept of death and the possibilities that comes with dying/people having to move on is depressing and horrifying at the same time. Great film.
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Took a few years to soak up the tears
But look at her now, watch her go...
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I casually thought I'd seen this till I realized I was thinking of the alligator movie, Lake Placid  Smile
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Here`s to four straight years
of pre-gaming with the dead...

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