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by Rat_Tail » Sat Feb 13, 2010 6:53 pm
by Cerebral_DownTime » Sat Feb 13, 2010 7:02 pm
by bucknutz94 » Sat Feb 13, 2010 9:32 pm
by Cerebral_DownTime » Sat Feb 13, 2010 9:45 pm
bucknutz94 wrote:I've been thinking about this; has Scorsese made a horror movie? I don't think so but haven't actually went to IMDB to check it out. The trailers look spooky as fuck!
by mattvan1 » Sat Feb 13, 2010 10:10 pm
by Rat_Tail » Sun Feb 14, 2010 3:02 am
by waborat » Tue Feb 16, 2010 8:56 am
mattvan1 wrote:This will be a classic "read the book" before you see the movie. Seriously. The book is excellent, and will set up the movie well. Love Scorsese, but it's going to be tough to bring out the full story (as written by Lehane) in the movie.Edited to add Dennis Lehane is the same author who wrote "Gone Baby Gone" and "Mystic River". Both books were well adapted to the big screen, so I have high hopes for Shutter Island. Still, read the book first.
by RedDawg53 » Sat Feb 20, 2010 11:45 am
by Rat_Tail » Sun Feb 21, 2010 2:31 am
RedDawg53 wrote:Anyone see the movie yet? I'm just wondering if it's worth my $7 to go see it.
by Ziner » Sun Feb 21, 2010 2:39 am
by waborat » Sun Feb 21, 2010 9:25 am
Ziner wrote:RedDawg53 wrote:Anyone see the movie yet? I'm just wondering if it's worth my $7 to go see it.Where the hell do you see movies for $7?
by RedDawg53 » Sun Feb 21, 2010 11:37 am
by mrburns » Sun Feb 21, 2010 12:35 pm
RedDawg53 wrote:Ziner wrote:RedDawg53 wrote:Anyone see the movie yet? I'm just wondering if it's worth my $7 to go see it.Where the hell do you see movies for $7?I live in Erie, PA. "Tinsel Town" is our big movie theater. The early bird special is $5, seven days a week. And movies after 6:00 are $7 something. And if I wanted to wait a few months, I can always go to the "$1 theater" which is about 2 miles away.
by dem425 » Sun Feb 21, 2010 8:50 pm
by waborat » Mon Feb 22, 2010 8:30 am
dem425 wrote:but Avatar/BAsterds and Hurt Locker were all C+.........
by dem425 » Mon Feb 22, 2010 10:35 am
by waborat » Mon Feb 22, 2010 10:53 am
dem425 wrote:Wabo:I guess I fell into all the hype surrounding those three movies and it was all anti-climactic.Avatar: I saw it in 3-D. The effects were good and the CGI was incredible. But so was "Transformers" and most people I talked to thought that movie sucked (unfortunately, I liked it). Avatar's storyline was initially unique, then the story faded into man screwing over another culture.Basterds: Threw me for a loop. As much as I wanted to see it, I didn't read anything on it for fear of spoiling the movie. First of all, it was a fantasy tale of WWII with little fact. Unless I slept through History class at Euclid, I was not aware the entire Nazi High Command (including Schikelgruber) was killed in a movie theatre. Okay, I can still buy into a fantasy take on WWII. But was with ALL THE TALKING?....The movie did not concentrate enough on the "Basterds" themselves. And what the hell was "Ryan" from the "Office" doing there.Hurt Locker: Reminded me of an independent production. Maybe I was expecting an epic production like Black Hawk Down or something more dramatic like Rules of Engagement. Just didn't blow me away.All three movies I would watch again, maybe even buy the DVDs (after the prices come down) and I will begrudgingly up my grade on all three to a B-.....................But Shutter Island is still a C-..........
by Guest » Tue Feb 23, 2010 9:05 pm
by khetti » Fri Feb 26, 2010 12:34 am
by metalhead9x9 » Sun Feb 28, 2010 1:51 am
by e0y2e3 » Sun Feb 28, 2010 5:29 pm
by olecowboy » Sun Feb 28, 2010 11:11 pm
by jb » Thu Mar 04, 2010 10:58 am
e0y2e3 wrote:FWIW: my friends have said meh, meh and more meh.My crew is usually damn good on movies like this, especially considering that Boston's favorite author penned it.
by mrburns » Sun Mar 07, 2010 7:07 pm
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