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Nowadays I mainly rate movies…

Movies where Latin is spoken

  • Paths of Glory

    9

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    The futility and irony of the war in the trenches in WWI is shown as a unit commander in the French army must deal with the mutiny of his men and a glory-seeking general after part of his force falls back under fire in an impossible attack.

  • The Theory of Everything

    8

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    A look at the relationship between the famous physicist Stephen Hawking and his wife.

  • The Godfather

    8

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    The aging patriarch of an organized crime dynasty transfers control of his clandestine empire to his reluctant son.

  • Adaptation.

    8

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    A lovelorn screenwriter turns to his less talented twin brother for help when his efforts to adapt a non-fiction book go nowhere.

  • Jarhead

    8

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    Based on former Marine Anthony Swofford’s best-selling 2003 book about his pre-Desert Storm experiences in Saudi Arabia and about his experiences fighting in Kuwait.

  • The Sixth Sense

    8

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A boy who communicates with spirits that don’t know they’re dead seeks the help of a disheartened child psychologist.

  • The Omen

    8

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    An American ambassador learns to his horror that his son is actually the literal Antichrist.

  • Joyeux Noël

    8

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    On Christmas Eve during world War I, the Germans, French, and Scottish are trying to make peace, so they bury their dead and play football.

  • Event Horizon

    7

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    A rescue crew investigates a spaceship that disappeared into a black hole and has now returned…with someone or something new on-board.

  • The Conjuring

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    In 1971, Carolyn and Roger Parren move their family into a dilapidated Rhode Island farm house and soon strange things start happening around it with escalating nightmarish terror. In desperation, Carolyn contacts the noted paranormal investigators, Ed and Lorraine Warren, to examine the house. What the Warrens discover is a whole area steeped in a satanic haunting that is now targeting the Parren family wherever they go. To stop this evil, the Warrens will have to call upon all their skills and spiritual strength to defeat this spectral menace at its source that threatens to destroy everyone involved.

  • Face/Off

    7

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    A revolutionary medical technique allows an undercover agent to take the physical appearance of a major criminal and infiltrate his organization.

  • Angels & Demons

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon works to solve a murder and prevent a terrorist act against the Vatican.

  • The DaVinci Code

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A murder inside the Louvre and clues in Da Vinci paintings lead to the discovery of a religious mystery protected by a secret society for two thousand years — which could shake the foundations of Christianity.

  • The White Ribbon

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Strange events happen in a small village in the north of Germany during the years just before World War I, which seem to be ritual punishment. The abused and suppressed children of the villagers seem to be at the heart of this mystery.

  • Rushmore

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    The king of Rushmore prep school is put on academic probation.

  • Beowulf & Grendel

    3

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    The story is set in barbarous Northern Europe where the reign of the many-gods is giving way to one - the southern invader, Christ. Beowulf is a man caught between sides in this great shift, his simple code transforming and falling apart before his eyes. Vengeance, loyalty and mercy powerfully entwine. A story of blood and beer and sweat, which strips away the mask of the hero-myth, leaving a raw and tangled tale.

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