Summer Movies...what are you gonna see?

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"He also feels strongly that the Tonto character should be a dignified representative of Native Americans, and he wants to convey this by wearing a dead bird on his head."

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Hmmm that pic would make a good avatar for..... someone. :mrgreen:
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Rumsfeld wrote:Image
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Strangelove wrote:
"He also feels strongly that the Tonto character should be a dignified representative of Native Americans, and he wants to convey this by wearing a dead bird on his head."

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:lol: :lol: :lol:

Hmmm that pic would make a good avatar for..... someone. :mrgreen:
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I enjoyed that. Pretty sure that's exactly what happened too...mofos going to be making more Star Wars ....not having much faith after the lone ranger
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Cornuck wrote:Man of Steal? Not impressed... It was just another transformers movie IMHO.
Care to elaborate on that?
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The action scenes were just overdone and excessive, like the Transformers movies. (or like the Family Guy Peter vs Chicken fight scenes). Add in the fact that Metropolis was being destroyed and everyone just hung out to watch. But then that allowed Lois Lane to be close to Superman no matter what he did. The action g was mostly network tv grade.

It could have been great, I thought the storyline was really well done, but somewhere along the line, it was just bending under the excess.
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Strangelove wrote: Hmmm that pic would make a good avatar for..... someone. :mrgreen:
CFP should totally use that. heheh.
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Cornuck wrote:The action scenes were just overdone and excessive, like the Transformers movies. (or like the Family Guy Peter vs Chicken fight scenes). Add in the fact that Metropolis was being destroyed and everyone just hung out to watch. But then that allowed Lois Lane to be close to Superman no matter what he did. The action g was mostly network tv grade.

It could have been great, I thought the storyline was really well done, but somewhere along the line, it was just bending under the excess.
Transformers has horrible sound and CGI, not to mention a shitty storyline, they need to ditch Michael Bay and just start fresh.

As for man of steal, that seems too f̶a̶g̶g̶y̶ crappy now to watch. :look:
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Saw The Croods with the kids at one of those open air theatres in South Surrey.

It was great for the kids and they actually stayed awake for the whole show.

Not a bad kid flick either, it had it's moments!
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Aaronp18 wrote:Saw The Croods with the kids at one of those open air theatres in South Surrey.

It was great for the kids and they actually stayed awake for the whole show.

Not a bad kid flick either, it had it's moments!
My guy saw it twice at our local a couple of months ago. Loved it.

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Saw Red2 with wifey.

Laugh? FUCK did I laugh!

But then I'm a little twisted...
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Strangelove wrote:Saw Red2 with wifey.
I really liked the first one. Original and funny ... looks like #2 is much the same just with more appearances. I would pay to watch it.

I just saw The Wolverine last night. I think it was great! The pace was strange ... either too fast or too slow at times but (insert poster's reply about how that particular director makes films that way. Referencing other films, that was probably copied and pasted from indie review site.).

Story line was cool, hot chicks,and a major post-credit teaser!
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Anybody seen Sharknado yet? Not as good as MegaShark, but pretty good nonetheless.
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Saw Sharknado few weeks ago when it came out. A classic. We try to catch most of the syfy originals.
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