Movies I bought on DVD in October 2011

I bought these movies and watched them AGAIN or for the FIRST TIME.
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1.
Ninotchka (1939)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A stern Russian woman sent to Paris on official business finds herself attracted to a man who represents everything she is supposed to detest. (110 mins.)
Director: Ernst Lubitsch
“ Comedy.... hmmm, can't say I laughed much, although there were a few funny moments. Still entertainable. ” - hansbearnl
 
2.
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
A meek Hobbit from the Shire and eight companions set out on a journey to destroy the powerful One Ring and save Middle Earth from the Dark Lord Sauron. (178 mins.)
Director: Peter Jackson
“ Finally bought the extended version. As usual, it was great to watch it for the 20th (?) time. ” - hansbearnl
 
3.
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
While Frodo and Sam edge closer to Mordor with the help of the shifty Gollum, the divided fellowship makes a stand against Sauron's new ally, Saruman, and his hordes of Isengard. (179 mins.)
Director: Peter Jackson
“ I liked this extended version because it gave the movie that little bit of extra which was sort of missing in the cinema earlier. ” - hansbearnl
 
4.
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
Gandalf and Aragorn lead the World of Men against Sauron's army to draw his gaze from Frodo and Sam as they approach Mount Doom with the One Ring. (201 mins.)
Director: Peter Jackson
“ The extended version is great. I watched all 3 extended movies right after each other. The only big NO was the death of Saruman.... completely ignoring the facts of the books. ” - hansbearnl
 
5.
Jason and the Argonauts (1963)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
The legendary Greek hero leads a team of intrepid adventurers in a perilous quest for the legendary Golden Fleece. (104 mins.)
Director: Don Chaffey
“ A great time piece, marvelous inspiring when it comes to special effects, stop-motion animation, and one of the few adventure movies of those 60-ies that had great actors. ” - hansbearnl
 
6.
Camille (1936)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A Parisian courtesan must choose between the young man who loves her and the callous baron who wants her, even as her own health begins to fail. (109 mins.)
Director: George Cukor
“ At times I think Garbo is not really a great actress, especially all those moments her head is going all backwards. She is pretty, sure, at times mythical, and in Camille she does give one of her best performances, but I think some of the players opposite her are doing much better! ” - hansbearnl
 
7.
The Others (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A woman who lives in a darkened old house with her two photosensitive children becomes convinced that her family home is haunted. (101 mins.)
 
8.
Mata Hari (1931)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A semi-fictionalized account of the life of Mata Hari, an exotic dancer who was accused of spying for Germany during World War I. (89 mins.)
 
9.
Queen Christina (1933)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Queen Christina of Sweden is a popular monarch who is loyal to her country. However, when she falls in love with a Spanish envoy, she must choose between the throne and the man she loves. (99 mins.)
 
10.
Anna Karenina (1935)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
The married Anna Karenina falls in love with Count Vronsky despite her husband's refusal to grant a divorce, and both must contend with the social repercussions. (95 mins.)
Director: Clarence Brown
 
11.
Despicable Me (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
When a criminal mastermind uses a trio of orphan girls as pawns for a grand scheme, he finds their love is profoundly changing him for the better. (95 mins.)
“ Was a fun movie to watch. Sometimes animated movies are simply bad, at other times they are simply great, funny and exiting to watch. Loved this one. ” - hansbearnl
 
12.
Sinbad and the Eye of the Tiger (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Sinbad The Sailor sails to deliver a cursed prince to a dangerous island in the face of deadly opposition from a powerful witch. (113 mins.)
Director: Sam Wanamaker
“ The worst Sinbad movie, and the worst in Harryhausen's annimation and Schneer's productionwork. Terrible actors... it is that Sinbad is handsome, so he'll get some credit for that (ha!), but not really a nice movie to watch. It is not even easy to watch it all till the end! ” - hansbearnl
 
13.
The 7th Voyage of Sinbad (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
When a princess is shrunken by an evil wizard, Sinbad must undertake a quest to an island of monsters to cure her and prevent a war. (88 mins.)
Director: Nathan Juran
“ Though at some times a bit to simple, it is not a bad movie and from the 3 SInbad movies I bought and watched the 2nd best for sure. ” - hansbearnl
 
14.
The Golden Voyage of Sinbad (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Sinbad and his crew intercept a homunculus carrying a golden tablet. Koura, the creator of the homunculus and practitioner of evil magic... (105 mins.)
Director: Gordon Hessler
“ The best of 3 SInbad movies. Great actors, especially Sinbad is played well, annimation is good, story is great. ” - hansbearnl
 
15.
Iron Ladies 2 (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
Sequel to the surprise hit about a gay volleyball team having troubles with their success and fame, and how they reunite after they split because of creative differences. (100 mins.)
“ Though this movie was maybe not so well known as part one, this movie has a deeper story, is better acted, gives a good idea about gay life in Thailand, is still funny and hilarious. Love it! ” - hansbearnl