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Forum: Films 01-08-2018, 02:14 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,421
Posted By Z dweller
I finally finished watching season II and really...

I finally finished watching season II and really liked it.
As a fan, I would be quite happy for the show to end here.

But two more seasons? I don't know.
Keeping it fresh is going to be a real...
Forum: Indiana Jones 5 12-29-2017, 01:55 PM
Replies: 392
Views: 21,914
Posted By Z dweller
Affected ≠ Involved Not to mention that...

Affected ≠ Involved

Not to mention that the Indy franchise is just a drop in the the ocean of the Disney empire, sadly.
Forum: Indiana Jones 5 12-29-2017, 01:50 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,325
Posted By Z dweller
Yes, very good - although I can't believe that he...

Yes, very good - although I can't believe that he failed to mention the "letters of transit" in Casablanca.
Forum: Films 12-08-2017, 01:22 PM
Replies: 200
Views: 18,732
Posted By Z dweller
Own it...

Own it (https://twitter.com/bladerunner/status/938879727871258625) on Digital 12/26 and Blu-ray 1/16. :cool:
Forum: Films 12-04-2017, 09:48 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 8,696
Posted By Z dweller
Finally caught The Hateful Eight on Netflix and...

Finally caught The Hateful Eight on Netflix and it left me hugely disappointed.

It's like a parody of earlier QT movies and way, WAY TOO LONG.

The usual "shock and awe" moments feel telegraphed and...
Forum: Indiana Jones 5 11-22-2017, 02:17 PM
Replies: 863
Views: 83,937
Posted By Z dweller
I'm not sure, I don't think we're quite there...

I'm not sure, I don't think we're quite there yet.

In my opinion, both Princess Leia in "Rogue One" and the Rachael replica in "BR 2049" look puffy faced and patently fake, despite using the latest...
Forum: Films 11-16-2017, 01:58 PM
Replies: 200
Views: 18,732
Posted By Z dweller
For fantasy landscapes, miniatures beat CGI every...

For fantasy landscapes, miniatures beat CGI every time. :up:
Watch how LA 2049 was built.

<iframe width="640" height="360" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/sLxxbfsj8IM" frameborder="0"...
Forum: Indiana Jones 5 11-14-2017, 01:51 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 8,327
Posted By Z dweller
Maybe it's not such a bad idea. An old geezer in...

Maybe it's not such a bad idea.

An old geezer in a fisticuff with a tall chick, seems fair.

At his age, Indy wouldn't stand a chance against the German mechanic or Dovchenko... :p
Forum: Films 11-09-2017, 02:11 PM
Replies: 200
Views: 18,732
Posted By Z dweller
A very good analysis of 2049 in relation to the...

A very good analysis of 2049 in relation to the original.

DISCLAIMER: for BR geeks only.

The theological brilliance of Blade Runner 2049...
Forum: Films 11-04-2017, 09:54 AM
Replies: 200
Views: 18,732
Posted By Z dweller
In my best Rex Harrison voice: Fair do's, old...

In my best Rex Harrison voice:

Fair do's, old boy. And that's where our views differ.

(Pale) Horses for courses.
Forum: Archaeology 11-03-2017, 02:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,741
Posted By Z dweller
I knew it had to be in there somewhere! And for...

I knew it had to be in there somewhere!

And for those who would like some background on the main "pyramid chamber" theories which were presented long before this latest discovery, I highly recommend...
Forum: Films 11-02-2017, 01:39 PM
Replies: 200
Views: 18,732
Posted By Z dweller
A quick read for you guys, I know you'd struggle...

A quick read for you guys, I know you'd struggle with anything longer. :p

You Now Have a Shorter Attention Span Than a Goldfish (http://time.com/3858309/attention-spans-goldfish/)
Forum: Films 10-31-2017, 03:27 PM
Replies: 200
Views: 18,732
Posted By Z dweller
And on that note, I wonder if this version will...

And on that note, I wonder if this version will ever see the light?

‘Blade Runner 2049’ Was First Cut Into A Four-Hour, Two-Part Epic (But We’ll Never See This Version)...
Forum: Films 10-20-2017, 11:55 AM
Replies: 200
Views: 18,732
Posted By Z dweller
For box office updates, this website...

For box office updates, this website (http://www.boxofficemojo.com/movies/?id=bladerunnersequel.htm) is pretty cool and you can drill down to a regional breakdown.

There are all kinds of figures...
Forum: Films 10-19-2017, 09:02 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,421
Posted By Z dweller
Season II is out on Netflix Thursday, October...

Season II is out on Netflix Thursday, October 27th. :up:

<iframe width="560" height="316" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/R1ZXOOLMJ8s" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
Forum: Films 10-19-2017, 11:37 AM
Replies: 200
Views: 18,732
Posted By Z dweller
SPOILER WARNING. A closer look at the technlogy...

SPOILER WARNING.

A closer look at the technlogy behind that (http://ew.com/movies/blade-runner-2049-rachael-sean-young-cameo/the-original-rachael-from-blade-runner-sean-young) cameo.

For me it was...
Forum: Films 10-17-2017, 01:18 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,662
Posted By Z dweller
Title announced. Solo: A Star Wars Story...

Title announced.

Solo: A Star Wars Story (http://variety.com/2017/film/news/han-solo-movie-title-star-wars-1202592133/)
Forum: Indiana Jones 5 10-13-2017, 01:55 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 803
Posted By Z dweller
Interesting, it tallies with some points...

Interesting, it tallies with some points (http://raven.theraider.net/showpost.php?p=566889&postcount=41) already made in the "Next Indy Lady" thread.

I like the idea that she would only reluctantly...
Forum: Indiana Jones 5 10-11-2017, 07:32 PM
Replies: 392
Views: 21,914
Posted By Z dweller
Wrong on both counts, matey. He was terrific,...

Wrong on both counts, matey.

He was terrific, and he simply looks his age.

Accept it, embrace reality. It's good for you.
Forum: Films 10-10-2017, 01:23 PM
Replies: 200
Views: 18,732
Posted By Z dweller
Curious as to what caused "the...

Curious as to what caused "the blackout"?

It's all explained in this short animated story...
Forum: Films 10-09-2017, 09:59 AM
Replies: 200
Views: 18,732
Posted By Z dweller
So do I, but they were smart enough not to...

So do I, but they were smart enough not to provide a "conclusive" answer in this sequel.

Villeneuve himself said so in interviews even before the movie opened, and the story stands whether you...
Forum: Films 10-08-2017, 06:53 PM
Replies: 200
Views: 18,732
Posted By Z dweller
Actually, Horsie, I've seen that parallel drawn...

Actually, Horsie, I've seen that parallel drawn before on t'interweb. It's really hard to be original.

Which brings me to my next point: some on here had guessed the movie's main plot device many...
Forum: Indiana Jones 5 10-06-2017, 02:19 PM
Replies: 669
Views: 76,435
Posted By Z dweller
Despite a great performance as Officer K...

Despite a great performance as Officer K alongside Ford in Blade Runner 2049, I'd still say no.

He's not rugged enough, and I really can't see him portray Indy's academic side convincingly...
Forum: Films 10-06-2017, 10:01 AM
Replies: 200
Views: 18,732
Posted By Z dweller
@Andy Yes - a very good movie, which demands...

@Andy

Yes - a very good movie, which demands multiple viewings.

I agree with everything you said, except for the score, which IMO isn't as emotionally involving as it should be.

I understand why...
Forum: Films 10-04-2017, 04:17 PM
Replies: 200
Views: 18,732
Posted By Z dweller
Great interview...

Great interview (https://www.facebook.com/BladeRunner2049/videos/1435943059854150/) with composers Hans Zimmer and Benjamin Wallfisch about the challenges of scoring the film.

While their main aim...
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