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Forum: Indiana Jones 5 06-22-2016, 07:59 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,733
Posted By Mike00spy
Could his confusing comments mean they are...

Could his confusing comments mean they are getting rid of some of Indy IV's canon?
Forum: Indiana Jones 5 03-24-2016, 01:13 PM
Replies: 813
Views: 56,487
Posted By Mike00spy
This post might ramble a bit, but here goes: A) ...

This post might ramble a bit, but here goes:

A) I think we need to relax with Skull's negative reaction. Star Wars had 3 terrible films. TERRIBLE films. And as long as TFA was better than those,...
Forum: Indiana Jones 5 03-15-2016, 04:51 PM
Replies: 813
Views: 56,487
Posted By Mike00spy
As for the possible 1960s time period, Does...

As for the possible 1960s time period,

Does Spielberg take things full circle and draw some inspiration from the 1960s Cold War/Spy craze?
Forum: Indiana Jones 5 03-15-2016, 04:48 PM
Replies: 813
Views: 56,487
Posted By Mike00spy
Obviously, it will be interesting to see what...

Obviously, it will be interesting to see what direction they take.

If we look at Indy history, the only other time an Indy movie was met with some criticism was Temple of Doom, and the Big 3 changed...
Forum: Films 07-02-2011, 06:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 854
Posted By Mike00spy
It is a dream cast. The toughest assignment is...

It is a dream cast. The toughest assignment is of course for Oldman. Alec Guinness's George Smiley casts a long shadow.
Forum: Films 07-02-2011, 06:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 854
Posted By Mike00spy
Given the source material, they can't lose. PS: ...

Given the source material, they can't lose.

PS: I'd suggest reading the novel first.
Forum: Kingdom of the Crystal Skull 05-14-2011, 03:23 PM
Replies: 237
Views: 18,395
Posted By Mike00spy
I do remember a lot of Dark Knight discussion in...

I do remember a lot of Dark Knight discussion in these forums. I'm pretty sure its box office figures were also used to put down Skull. I wouldn't say the hate for Skull was due to Dark Knight’s...
Forum: Films 08-05-2010, 11:46 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,325
Posted By Mike00spy
How sad it is that people actually care enough to...

How sad it is that people actually care enough to make a movie about this.
Forum: Films 07-29-2010, 08:41 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 8,481
Posted By Mike00spy
The "Lost" finale.

The "Lost" finale.
Forum: Kingdom of the Crystal Skull 05-23-2010, 02:53 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 25,797
Posted By Mike00spy
There seems to be a few different catagories that...

There seems to be a few different catagories that modern action movies use. There is the complete CGI fest that Iron Man II and Transformers take.
There is the faster editing/ gritty approach that...
Forum: Kingdom of the Crystal Skull 05-22-2010, 04:44 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 25,797
Posted By Mike00spy
I think this merits more discussion due to your...

I think this merits more discussion due to your interesting point of view. Which modern action movies are you thinking about in the above post?
Forum: Films 07-08-2009, 02:11 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,739
Posted By Mike00spy
From Russia With Love The Godfather Part II

From Russia With Love
The Godfather Part II
Forum: Films 05-12-2009, 04:03 PM
Replies: 429
Views: 21,713
Posted By Mike00spy
Because you then eliminate the ability to...

Because you then eliminate the ability to surprise the audience. There is no real jeopardy to any of the characters if you go this route- you already know when certain characters would die, or which...
Forum: Films 04-16-2009, 04:49 PM
Replies: 429
Views: 21,713
Posted By Mike00spy
Last time I checked, sex is a natural part of...

Last time I checked, sex is a natural part of being human.
Forum: Kingdom of the Crystal Skull 03-17-2009, 09:11 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,334
Posted By Mike00spy
Think of the wedding and when Indy grabs Mutt in...

Think of the wedding and when Indy grabs Mutt in a proud embrace.

Now compare that scene to when Indy is about the board the train, utterly disillusioned and alone.

It is a perfect ending.
Forum: Kingdom of the Crystal Skull 03-17-2009, 09:02 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,246
Posted By Mike00spy
She is easily the most capitivating villain.

She is easily the most capitivating villain.
Forum: Films 03-17-2009, 08:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,625
Posted By Mike00spy
The hair doesn't help.

The hair doesn't help.
Forum: Films 11-22-2008, 06:52 AM
Replies: 405
Views: 17,115
Posted By Mike00spy
We're arguing different sides here. I take...

We're arguing different sides here. I take exception to this statement by you:



This is not true and I've just explained why in my previous post.
Forum: Films 11-21-2008, 07:21 PM
Replies: 405
Views: 17,115
Posted By Mike00spy
A sense of perspective is needed.. no need to get...

A sense of perspective is needed.. no need to get upset about it. A discussion board is no fun if you just have a series of "I agree" posts.

I do need to bring up an earlier statement,...
Forum: Films 11-20-2008, 08:11 PM
Replies: 405
Views: 17,115
Posted By Mike00spy
I agree with much of your post. It is amazing I...

I agree with much of your post. It is amazing I enjoyed this movie as much as I did- without being wowed by the action. Craig's Bond performace and journey was simply more engaging and important to...
Forum: Films 11-20-2008, 08:07 PM
Replies: 405
Views: 17,115
Posted By Mike00spy
You mean when Bond waited in the dark for...

You mean when Bond waited in the dark for Professor Dent in Dr. No?

There was a rooftop chase cut from On Her Majesty's Secret Service.

And Bourne was hardly the first time a movie employed fast...
Forum: Films 11-17-2008, 05:02 PM
Replies: 405
Views: 17,115
Posted By Mike00spy
Or they are just getting the character back to...

Or they are just getting the character back to the books + making it more realistic. It is the natural order of things in the Bond universe.
Forum: Indiana Jones Trilogy 09-28-2008, 10:49 AM
Replies: 408
Views: 45,882
Posted By Mike00spy
I wonder that since the original 3 cds are...

I wonder that since the original 3 cds are already expanded, what will the final disc contain?

There is plenty of room on that disc (I can't imagine the interviews being that long).

It might be...
Forum: Kingdom of the Crystal Skull 09-21-2008, 09:40 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 6,659
Posted By Mike00spy
AKA- "How dare 10,000 people and critics...

AKA- "How dare 10,000 people and critics disagree with me!!!!! I AM RESIDENT ALIEN!!!!"
Forum: Films 08-23-2008, 09:03 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 6,677
Posted By Mike00spy
So what? No one is physically stealing the money...

So what? No one is physically stealing the money from your pocket to buy these. Give it a rest.
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