Saturday, May 05, 2012

Saturday Man Movie

This saturday's man Movie is the Caine Mutiny (1954), starring Humphrey Bogart as Captain Queeg. I chose it in part because I like Bogey, and in part because Queeg is a dead ringer for a supervisor that I currently work under.

Yep. My boss would be the sort to obsess over a quart of strawberries, too.
Climactic typhoon scene.


And in the end, Queeg comes apart.

Blaming everyone beneath him. yep--I definitely know someone like that. But Bogey was always way cooler.

8 comments:

  1. He should have won the Oscar for the
    scene where he unravels - and knows it on his face.
    gfa

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  2. Yep, I know some managers like that too. Thanks to you Man movie from last week I ordered Firebase Gloria. Never saw it before. Watched it last night.

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  3. Never seen the movie, but does somebody ever point out the large difference in density between strawberries and sand invalidates his theory that strawberries went missing?

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  4. LOL, that's pretty bad... But a fantastic movie!

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  5. One of my favorites.

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  6. Put some ball bearings in his drawers.

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