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    Quote Originally Posted by Tony R View Post
    It's not a short film in the real sense, it has three songs in it. And the single edit is mainly from the 2Bad segment.

    I've checked with my lawyers and you cannot include it.
    I've checked with my eyes and the duration does not feel very long at all, when you are immersed in his genius

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    Default Re: Your top 10 short films

    Smooth Criminal
    Ghosts (full version)
    Bad (full version)
    Thriller
    Leave me alone
    Remember the time
    The way you make me feel
    Earth song
    Black or white
    Stranger in moscow

    Very difficult to choose..!
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    1. Smooth Criminal
    2. The Way You Make Me Feel
    3. Bad
    4. Thriller
    5. You Rock My World
    6. Another Part of Me
    7. Give In To Me
    8. Dirty Diana
    9. They Don't Care About Us(either of them)
    10. Black or White

    This was hard. I haven't watched the full version on Ghosts yet.

    Quote Originally Posted by Tony R View Post
    It's not a short film in the real sense, it has three songs in it. And the single edit is mainly from the 2Bad segment.

    I've checked with my lawyers and you cannot include it.
    It's a short film. It doesn't have to be a music video.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Zakk View Post
    I am surprised that it has been left out from some peoples ranks
    I'm still surprised that no one has included Cry yet. I mean come on guys, this is Cry were talking about!

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    Default Re: Your top 10 short films

    If we're going to include Ghosts then we might as well include Captain EO also, right?

    Smooth Criminal
    Bad
    Thriller
    The Way You Make Me Feel
    Beat It
    Black Or White
    Earth Song
    Remember The Time
    Leave Me Alone
    Jam

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    If people want to include Captain E.O they can go right ahead. The MJ police isn't going to show up and arrest them

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    Quote Originally Posted by analogue View Post
    I'm still surprised that no one has included Cry yet. I mean come on guys, this is Cry were talking about!
    That might have been included in my top 10. But since that song is on an album that no longer exist to me. I can not include it.

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    Default Re: Your top 10 short films

    1. Remember The Time
    2. Ghosts
    3. Stranger In Moscow
    4. Rock With You
    5. Give Into Me
    6. They Don't Care About Us- Prison Version
    7. Who Is It
    8. Scream
    9. Billie Jean
    10. Beat It
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    Quote Originally Posted by Galactus123 View Post
    1. Smooth Criminal
    2. The Way You Make Me Feel
    3. Bad
    4. Thriller
    5. You Rock My World
    6. Another Part of Me
    7. Give In To Me
    8. Dirty Diana
    9. They Don't Care About Us(either of them)
    10. Black or White
    I ached over whether to include Another Part Of Me as I love it. It's such a great promo for the tour. I also considered You Rock My World because I actually really like the full-length version & love the cinematography & the whole color scheme, as well as the close-up moment of his feet when he's dancing on the bar counter, & also the dance that's reminiscent of Dangerous live. Nice to see those two included.

    Quote Originally Posted by analogue View Post
    If people want to include Captain E.O they can go right ahead. The MJ police isn't going to show up and arrest them
    Fair enough. I've just always seen them as separate standalone projects is all.

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    ^ Good call on APOM.

    I could watch that all day.
    I CAN'T TAKE IT 'COS I'M TONY

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    Curious at what position i would place 'Smile' if it wasn't ceased by the Chaplin estate.. we have to see it one day!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Zakk View Post
    Curious at what position i would place 'Smile' if it wasn't ceased by the Chaplin estate.. we have to see it one day!
    Did MJ make a video for Smile? - And if so how finished is it? Is it releaseable?
    https://www.youtube.com/user/Ahess/videos - me dancing MJ - many years ago.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Hess View Post
    Did MJ make a video for Smile? - And if so how finished is it? Is it releaseable?
    There was a photoshoot but I don't think there was a short film. Doesn't really make sense that they'd shoot a video (in which MJ wanted to dance with Charlie Chaplin through VFX) and only then ask for permission to use Chaplin's image.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Hess View Post
    Did MJ make a video for Smile? - And if so how finished is it? Is it releaseable?
    Apparently it had a cease and desist order placed on it, a couple of days before the release.. i think there's a snippet in Private Home Movies! must be near finished

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    ''The black-and-white photos of Michael Jackson are remarkable not only as previously unreleased images of one the last half-century's most photographed men. They also reveal much about the pop superstar's abiding impulses: his impish sense of humor, his fealty to yesteryear's master showmen and his concern about his own place in the pop culture firmament.

    Sporting a threadbare black suit, pancake makeup and a miniature brush mustache, Jackson is a doppelgänger for Charlie Chaplin's "Little Tramp" character from 1921's "The Kid." The photos, taken in 1994 by Steve Whitsitt, were originally intended as a companion piece to the Chaplin-inspired video the director-photographer was shooting for "Smile" -- the cover of the silent comedian's famous song that appears on Jackson's "HIStory" album. But when the Chaplin estate issued a cease-and-desist order to stifle "Smile's" release as a video and single, Whitsitt abandoned the photos to his archives.''

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