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Forum: Kingdom of the Crystal Skull 10-23-2011, 09:40 PM
Replies: 170
Views: 5,529
Posted By tambourineman
Indy was always intended as an anti-hero, I dont...

Indy was always intended as an anti-hero, I dont know why anyone would argue differently. But its an unfair criticism to accuse CS of "moralizing revisionism" and turning Indy into a straight out...
Forum: Films 03-21-2011, 08:28 PM
Replies: 395
Views: 24,160
Posted By tambourineman
Love the new trailer, so much better than the...

Love the new trailer, so much better than the first. The movie just looks so epic and... piratey. Like the first film.
Forum: Films 03-21-2011, 08:12 PM
Replies: 395
Views: 24,160
Posted By tambourineman
Love the new trailer, so much better than the...

Love the new trailer, so much better than the first. The movie just looks so epic and... piratey. Like the first film.
Forum: Kingdom of the Crystal Skull 03-16-2011, 02:59 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,843
Posted By tambourineman
Probably better, yeah but still not right I dont...

Probably better, yeah but still not right I dont think, that guy has too much of a jock thing going on (which is fine for a young James Kirk). The closest I can think of to be honest is a young Sean...
Forum: Kingdom of the Crystal Skull 03-14-2011, 10:33 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,843
Posted By tambourineman
Yes. However I cant think of a single young actor...

Yes. However I cant think of a single young actor who wouldnt have been miscast. Doesnt seem to be any young, upcoming Fords or Connerys in Hollywood these days.

Nothing against him, I actually like...
Forum: Kingdom of the Crystal Skull 07-24-2010, 06:38 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,024
Posted By tambourineman
Well the US and Britain were certainly carrying...

Well the US and Britain were certainly carrying out covert paramilitary operations within the USSR during the cold war so we'd probably be a bit naive to think the Russians werent doing the same.
Forum: Kingdom of the Crystal Skull 06-27-2010, 06:51 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 4,394
Posted By tambourineman
I dont think any of them should have been in it...

I dont think any of them should have been in it really, there was enough fan-service in the movie to begin with I think. But since they did the father/son thing anyway I would have preferred it if...
Forum: Kingdom of the Crystal Skull 05-30-2010, 06:30 PM
Replies: 193
Views: 7,424
Posted By tambourineman
I'm sure being baffled is as fairly regular state...

I'm sure being baffled is as fairly regular state for someone like you. And I'm no apologist, I need make no apologies to the likes of you for enjoying a movie.
Forum: Archaeology 05-30-2010, 11:10 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,914
Posted By tambourineman
People do, all the time. Though I'd say these...

People do, all the time. Though I'd say these days its more a hobby now than something someone could actually do as an occupation. But theres still plenty of objects out there to be found and plenty...
Forum: Young Indiana Jones Chronicles 05-30-2010, 11:05 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,852
Posted By tambourineman
He was great, just wish they didnt give him that...

He was great, just wish they didnt give him that silly hairdo.

I'd love to see him return in another Indy series, a sequel to the Young Indy series. He's just the right age now to play Indy during...
Forum: Kingdom of the Crystal Skull 05-30-2010, 10:57 AM
Replies: 193
Views: 7,424
Posted By tambourineman
Its just a movie. Damn some people are drama...

Its just a movie. Damn some people are drama queens.

Even though I think they made some big mistakes, I dont know how any Indy fan couldnt find something to enjoy about the movie and not get a kick...
Forum: Kingdom of the Crystal Skull 05-18-2010, 01:28 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 12,133
Posted By tambourineman
And I find it sad to refer to someone as an...

And I find it sad to refer to someone as an "apologist" for liking a film. I make no apologies for enjoying a movie. Nor do I "defend" it. Why would I, I didnt make it and I dont own it. I simply...
Forum: Kingdom of the Crystal Skull 05-17-2010, 09:38 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 12,133
Posted By tambourineman
Crystal Skull negativity is just reaching...

Crystal Skull negativity is just reaching ridiculous levels now. Yes, the film had problems. Yes, some things should definitely been done differently and no, its not as good as the others. But in its...
Forum: Archaeology 04-29-2010, 05:34 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,380
Posted By tambourineman
The thing is that many myths and legends are...

The thing is that many myths and legends are embellishments and exaggerations of something that does have its roots in fact. Im not religious at all, and of course the idea of a boat that has two of...
Forum: Kingdom of the Crystal Skull 04-24-2010, 04:56 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,215
Posted By tambourineman
Didnt Mythbusters find the raft thing...

Didnt Mythbusters find the raft thing "plausible"? It floated down as gently as a feather and their dummy thing didnt have a scratch. I was surprised, but since watching that I like that scene a hell...
Forum: Films 04-08-2010, 04:59 AM
Replies: 332
Views: 15,107
Posted By tambourineman
Bad taste because its original? Its based on a...

Bad taste because its original? Its based on a graphic novel which was very good. A cross between a western and science fiction could make for a great film, as well as a big hit. Add in John Favreau...
Forum: Kingdom of the Crystal Skull 04-05-2010, 04:56 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 4,928
Posted By tambourineman
Wow, quite a big difference. Makes the film look...

Wow, quite a big difference. Makes the film look much more like the originals. Gives the whole thing a totally different tone and feel. Makes me wonder if a lot of the negativity Skull gets is simply...
Forum: Indiana Jones Trilogy 03-31-2010, 02:24 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,218
Posted By tambourineman
Thats my least favorite line in the series. Indy...

Thats my least favorite line in the series.

Indy in the first two films is a rogue-ish, morally shady anti-hero. Someone who is more interested in the adventure of the hunt and his own "fortune and...
Forum: Indiana Jones 5 03-31-2010, 01:14 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,922
Posted By tambourineman
Sam Worthington is about the only actor I can...

Sam Worthington is about the only actor I can imagine playing Indy other than Ford. He has many of the same qualities that Ford had and has a similar look to Ford circa Raiders and so far has been on...
Forum: Open Discussion 03-28-2010, 11:55 PM
Replies: 246
Views: 8,784
Posted By tambourineman
I agree. Nobody really knows except those who...

I agree. Nobody really knows except those who were there I guess, but hundreds of child molesters go to jail every day, and the prosecutors pulled every trick in the book including illegal bugging,...
Forum: General Indiana Jones Discussion 03-28-2010, 05:16 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,480
Posted By tambourineman
He was great, as are most child actors from 80's...

He was great, as are most child actors from 80's films.
Forum: Films 03-11-2010, 11:10 PM
Replies: 395
Views: 24,160
Posted By tambourineman
Cool fan poster I...

Cool fan poster I found:
http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c246/timmax9/p4_01copy.jpg
Forum: Open Discussion 03-10-2010, 04:09 AM
Replies: 246
Views: 8,784
Posted By tambourineman
Man I'd kill for a copy of that poster. Finally...

Man I'd kill for a copy of that poster.

Finally got around to watching 'This Is It' today. Jackson was in great form! What amazing concerts they would have been.
Forum: Films 03-08-2010, 06:45 PM
Replies: 395
Views: 24,160
Posted By tambourineman
Interesting little tidbit gathered from this...

Interesting little tidbit gathered from this video I didnt notice before:
http://www.hawaiinewsnow.com/global/story.asp?s=11985420
Look at the flag on the Black Pearl. Its flying Blackbeard's...
Forum: Films 03-08-2010, 06:40 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,736
Posted By tambourineman
I actually come to appreciate Schumacher a little...

I actually come to appreciate Schumacher a little more after watching the features and commentary on 'Batman & Robin'. He actually flat out says that the studio told him to make a 2 hour toy...
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