EFC II #123 – Run Lola Run (1998)

The Epic Film Challenge II
#123 – Run Lola Run {Lola Rennt} (1998)
Dir. Tom Tykwer
Starring: Franka Potente, Moritz Bleibtreu, Herbert Knaup, Nina Petr, Armin Rohde, Joachim Król

The one hundred and twenty-third installment of the Epic Film Challenge II, Tom Tykwer’s heart pounding thrill ride, Run Lola Run.

Recorded in December 2016.

Is it a film you must see before you die?

Luke: Absolutely, I loved this, a very unique and adrenaline fuelled film that reaches a level far beyond its experimental gimmick.

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EFC II #97 – Ring {リング Ringu} (1998)

The Epic Film Challenge II
#97 – Ring {リング Ringu} (1998)
Dir. Hideo Nakata
Starring: Nanako Matsushima, Hiroyuki Sanada, Rikiya Ōtaka, Yoichi Numata, Rie Inō

The ninety-seventh installment of the Epic Film Challenge II, Hideo Nakata’s adaptation of a mystery-horror novel that draws from a Japanese folk tale, which sparked many sequels and American remakes, Ring.

Recorded in October 2016.

Is it a film you must see before you die?

Connie: No, I highly recommend it, but not a must see.

Luke: No, I really, really enjoyed it, but it’s not quite a film you have to see before you die.