What was the last movie you watched ....

Discussion in 'Movies and Television' started by Guvnor, Sep 23, 2009.

  1. Mitch

    Mitch Lord Mitch of MAP Admin

    Saw Blade Runner 2049 on Monday and loved it. :)

    Visually it's sumptuous, a really immersive experience, and very much in the style of the original. The camera lingers to let you soak in the sets; the composition of shots, the sets themselves, everything creates the same detailed, believable world, just one that has moved on a little.

    The plot continues from the original, developing without damaging it, and explores similar themes while expanding them to new areas.

    Downsides? I thought the score occasionally drifted into Vangelis pastiche, and I found the villain a rather unconvincing cartoon, rather than the amoral but understandable Tyrell from the original.

    There seemed to be a few loose ends to me, but I'd like to see it again to be sure, as at 2 hours 43 minutes there's a lot to take in.

  2. Mushroom

    Mushroom Goes well with everything Moderator Supporter

    As a treat to myself. Watching one of the greatest movies ever made...

    Big Trouble in Little China.

    I mean...

    COME ON!!!! The awesomeness....
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  3. Travess

    Travess Misplaced Melancholy Supporter

    Was just discussing this one in the office with a work colleague the other day, and they suggested the need for a remake...

    ...so, after refraining myself from giving him the honourable death brought on by a 1000 paper cuts, I offered that a sequel would definitely be welcome - Oh to see Jack Burton, and the old Pork chop express back in action again.

  4. Mushroom

    Mushroom Goes well with everything Moderator Supporter

    It came in the form of a comic book series a year or so ago. It wasn't very well written.
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  5. Chimpcheng

    Chimpcheng Yup... Giant cow head... Moderator Supporter

    'Big Trouble...' is one of my favourite movies from the 80's (along with 'Ghostbusters'), but MAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAN, the comicbook just sucked.
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