"Ben-ur, Life Is Beautiful (especially when you take into account the persistence of the way he pursued the woman he'd marry and also his courage and humor and love for his wife and son), The Grey, and Batman Begins."
"Just finished the last Band of Brothers episode last night. Pretty manly, but everything's manly about WWII (even the women). Otherwise there's Delicatessen, which is manly in a completely different way. Some might think…"
""Shackleton" was great. I'd never heard of him. Now I've read a few books and my admiration for the guy only increases. He had his flaws, but man. To get into such a disaster and get all his guys out…"
"Lets just say that I find the whole movie so utterly shitty in every detail that I cant see anything that lifts it out as especially manly.
Perhaps with the exception that being hanged, drawn and quartered would be a "manly" way to go. ;)
"I Know there was a blanket statement for the Duke, but i would like to point out 3 that I personally think qualify as man's man movies. 1: The Sands of Iwo Jima (Sgt. Stryker is an Icon. What a lot of men strive to be as a military man.)
"Why not Braveheart?
Rambo qualifies. First Blood is definitely a more in depth movie than the other three ... but all four are definitely guys-guy movies. Blood. Sacrifice. Honor. Really cool weapons.
My sister-in-law (wife's brother's wife) runs a very small bakery operation out of my mother-in-law's kitchen. As far as I know, it is a sole proprietorship. She sells specialty baked goods for everything from kids parties to holidays and weddings. I don't even like sweets all that much ... but her products are phenomenally good. She's recently purchased a booth at an enormous semi-annual bridal show in town. I have no doubt that she'll see massive growth after the first show ... possibly…See More
"My '05 Ford Escape Hybrid is about to reach 162K miles. My first new car was an '85 1/2 Escort that only lasted about 60K. The mechanic said that it was losing so much oil it wasn't worth saving. The Saturn and the…"
"Hi Hunter, I'm sorry to read about your dad and the struggles your going through right now. I lost my dad when I was 15 (my mom when I was 24). I'm almost 44 now. My dad died of a heart attack. It's very hard to lose your father as a…"