The Count of Monte Cristo (2002) Season 06 Episode 45

Toxic Masculinity, Revenge Porn, Douche Nozzles, No Sandwiches these are the words we are using to describe this weeks pick. Welcome to episode forty-five of season 6 of Flicks XRayed, this week we plot our revenge and are reviewing The Count of Monte Cristo. Host, The Fearsome Driftwood Tony is joined by co-host Count of a Deep Fried Sandwich Ryan and guests Not a Saint Katie, and Innocent and in Prison Burley. This week we play a game of Tag Line for Movies Based on Classic Literature, The Price is Right and The Flicks Awesome Lodge Word Game. So tune in as we discuss at length about Literature, Prisons, History, and sooo much more.

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Our Ratings

Innocent and in Prison Burley 4.5
Not a Saint Katie 4.5
Count of a Deep Fried Sandwich Ryan 4
The Fearsome Driftwood Tony 4

17/20             85%

Synopsis and Starring

Synopsis:  The classic story of an innocent man wrongly, but deliberately imprisoned and his brilliant strategy for revenge against those who betrayed him. Dashing young sailor Edmond Dantes is a guileless and honest young man whose peaceful life and plans to marry the beautiful Mercedes are abruptly shattered when his best friend Fernand, who wants Mercedes for himself, deceives him.

Directed by Kevin Reynolds

Starring

Jim Caviezel as Edmond Dantes
Dagmara Dominczyk as Mercedes
Guy Pearce as Fernand Mondego
James Frain as Renée de Villefort
Richard harris as Abbé Faria
Luis Guzmán as Jacopo
Henry Cavill as Albert Mondego

Game 1

Tag Lines for Movies BASED on Classic Literature

Prepare for adventure. Count on revenge..………. Count of Monte Cristo

  1. Lose your heart and come to your senses..………. Sense and Sensibility
  2. Pride is the curse. .………. Beowulf
  3. A passion. An obsession. A love that destroyed everyone it touched.………. Wuthering Heights
  4. Cupid is armed and dangerous!………. Emma
  5. We have a dream. A place to call home.………. Of Mice and Men
  6. For the honor of a king. And the destiny of a country. All for one..………. The Man in the Iron Mask
  7. For future. For love. For family. Everyone must fight. ………. Pride and Prejudice and Zombies
  8. Fight. Dream. Hope. Love. ………. Les Miserables
  9. A classic tale of ships coming in and luck running out ………. Muppet Treasure Island
  10. A place of betrayal. The fate of a king. A time for heroes..………. The Three Musketeers
  11. They’re spitefully romantic………. 10 things I Hate About You

Game 2

The Figures

Budget $35,000,000 (estimated)
Domestic:$54,234,062
Foreign: $21,160,986
Bonus 1: (Opening Weekend 2007 Theaters)$11,376,150
Rotten Tomatoes Ratings
Critic Ratings:
Audience Ratings:

73%
88%
IMDB Rating:77% (7.7)

Game 3

The Awesome Lodge Word Game

Movies with Guy Pierce – Katie

  1. Momento
  2. Brimstone
  3. The Hurt Locker
  4. Ravenous
  5. Prometheus
  6. L.A. Confidential
  7. The King’s Speech
  8. The Road
  9. Lawless
  10. Rules of Engagement

2002 Box Office Topping Movies

  1. The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
  2. The Scorpion King
  3. Black Hawk Down
  4. Ice Age
  5. Panic Room
  6. Spider-Man
  7. Blade II
  8. Sum of all Fears
  9. Signs
  10. Mr Deeds

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