4 posts tagged with movies by artlung.
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All I wanted was a plaintext movie listings website...

It turns out I cherished movies.google.com as my go-to location to look at movie times. It was up to date, had no frippery, and was fast, and now the jerkwads at Google have shut it down. What can I use instead? I want to set my location, and I want to see theaters and movies and today's times, I want it all in as plain black and white, a poster thumbnail is acceptable. I want to see all the movies playing today and nothing else, ideally on as few pages as practical. The aesthetic I seek is craigslist, but for movies. [more inside]
posted by artlung on Dec 27, 2016 - 15 answers

Scenes of awesome engineering under pressure in the movies

I want to watch scenes of awesome engineering under pressure in the movies. [more inside]
posted by artlung on Sep 16, 2011 - 49 answers

Check Netflix queue against other services (e.g. Amazon Instant Video)

Can I somehow check my Netflix queue against other services to see which of them have things available for streaming? [more inside]
posted by artlung on Jul 30, 2011 - 2 answers

What films are about people who decide to live on the road?

Besides Lost in America, Easy Rider, Surfwise, and Into the Wild, what other films are about people who make an affirmative decision to live on the road? The closest Wikipedia seems to get is Road Movies, which is not really apt. If not movies, what other cultural works of fiction deal with that kind of decision?
posted by artlung on Nov 11, 2009 - 35 answers

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