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31 Films In 31 Days II: Revenge Of The Netflix Queue
December 16, 2014 – 10:18 AM | 12 Comments
31 Films In 31 Days II: Revenge Of The Netflix Queue

Coming in January: cinemasochism redux!

The Poppy-Fields Movie Couch Of Fame: Hoop Dreams
December 5, 2014 – 11:45 AM | 4 Comments
The Poppy-Fields Movie Couch Of Fame: <em>Hoop Dreams</em>

The docu classic got jobbed by Oscar 20 years ago. Will it get a PFM Couch Of Fame cushion?

Poppy-Fields Movies: The Couch Of Fame
November 23, 2014 – 6:03 PM | 102 Comments
Poppy-Fields Movies: The Couch Of Fame

11/23/14: Please welcome our newest Couch Of Famer, Apollo 13.

The Poppy-Fields Movie Couch Of Fame: Apollo 13
October 31, 2014 – 1:27 PM | 23 Comments
The Poppy-Fields Movie Couch Of Fame: <em>Apollo 13</em>

Houston, we have absolutely no problem with this at all.

Poppy-Fields Movie Couch Of Fame: Jaws
October 14, 2014 – 12:01 PM | 12 Comments
Poppy-Fields Movie Couch Of Fame: <em>Jaws</em>

We're going to need a bigger couch.

Poppy-Fields Movie Couch Of Fame: Clueless
September 16, 2014 – 1:34 PM | 34 Comments
Poppy-Fields Movie Couch Of Fame: <em>Clueless</em>

YOU try driving in platforms.

No No: A Dockumentary
September 13, 2014 – 6:38 PM | One Comment
<em>No No: A Dockumentary</em>

Despite some frustrating punctuation in the title, No No makes contact.

Poppy-Fields Movie Couch Of Fame: A Few Good Men
September 9, 2014 – 12:48 PM | 26 Comments
Poppy-Fields Movie Couch Of Fame: <em>A Few Good Men</em>

And it turns out that not one, but two readers can handle the truth!

The Redemption Of Ethan Hawke
September 8, 2014 – 12:59 PM | 5 Comments
The Redemption Of Ethan Hawke

And other fun stuff from Peter Biskind's Down And Dirty Pictures.

Poppy-Fields Movie Couch Of Fame: Back To The Future
September 2, 2014 – 11:01 AM | 12 Comments
Poppy-Fields Movie Couch Of Fame: <em>Back To The Future</em>

I'd never thought of our next nominee as a poppy-fields movie, but damned if nominatrix NJ doesn't make a case.