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Reply #105 on: October 11, 2017, 10:30:52 AM

I thought it was well worth the watch, if you can see it in Imax and don't you are screwing up. Still need a few more nights sleeping on it and of norcal not burning down to pull some more thoughts on it together.

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Reply #106 on: October 14, 2017, 09:08:12 PM

Worth a watch.  In some ways better than the first (more story), some ways less (less arresting, less novel).   Ana de Armas owned the film. 

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Reply #107 on: October 15, 2017, 12:04:10 AM

That was equal parts insane, disturbing, novel and amazing.

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Reply #108 on: October 15, 2017, 04:11:58 PM

I loved this movie. It's going to definitely become a once a year watch for me.
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Reply #109 on: October 18, 2017, 12:43:05 AM

I think I loved every single part of this except sound.  I thoroughly enjoyed this movie, but the echoey dialog was very difficult to catch, and that irritatingly loud shit separating a lot of scenes was just unnecessary.  I am, however, fully willing to chalk that up to the podunk Tennessee movie theater here.

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Reply #110 on: October 18, 2017, 12:59:06 AM

I saw it in an IMAX theater and it was goddamned deafening  why so serious?

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Reply #111 on: October 18, 2017, 06:56:09 AM

I've started taking earplugs with me to theaters. I like loud, but it's like they're catering to the deaf. Especially in Arizona, where I suspect it's so the dead and semi-dead can hear it.
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Reply #112 on: October 18, 2017, 07:18:01 AM

Not only are most movies loud but they're getting super obnoxious with whisper-dialog then BwwwWWWWWWWWWWAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA horns or explosions immediately afterward.

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Reply #113 on: October 18, 2017, 10:03:38 AM

As somebody who is now hearing impaired, I feel they don't pump the volume up near enough.   why so serious?

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Reply #114 on: October 18, 2017, 08:10:14 PM

Sound design was a weakness and the score was a major major weakness. It contributed greatly to the feeling that you were just on the verge of something that would plunge you back into the original movie and kept you thinking about the original movie way too much which was unneeded because the callbacks and story were fine and the new movie was good enough to stand and do its own thing.

While it wasn't the perfect film the only thing that really let down the other parts for me was the soundtrack. Though I could be talked into Leto's character being a weakness especially if you didn't watch the short films that bridged the new to the original.

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Reply #115 on: October 18, 2017, 08:54:44 PM

Why would we watch the short films?  We were supposed to do homework before going to the movie?  How much time do I need to invest before I find anything of value in Leto('s performance)?


If I need to see some online shit or read a comic before I enter the theater in order to get the movie, the movie is a failure.
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Reply #116 on: October 19, 2017, 07:45:13 PM

Why would we watch the short films?  We were supposed to do homework before going to the movie?  How much time do I need to invest before I find anything of value in Leto('s performance)?


If I need to see some online shit or read a comic before I enter the theater in order to get the movie, the movie is a failure.

 Ohhhhh, I see.

Read what I wrote, I can accept that you didn't like his character and that's fine and while I had no major problem with it personally I allow for it not being the strongest bit. I even tried to be diplomatic and imagine that the short films that all dealt with him and his company helped me in that regard. That the movie was a failure because of that or any reason really just proves you have taste that is as bad as your posting style.

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Reply #117 on: October 20, 2017, 11:52:32 PM

Leto barely had any impact at all.  It sounds like you're just looking for an excuse to hate something he's in.

I expected more Leto in the film, honestly.  When he essentially compared himself to god, a couple huffy old people got up and left muttering about heresy or some shit.  That made everything worthwhile in my book.

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