austinairport
Topic Author
Posts: 615
Joined: Wed Feb 21, 2007 10:56 am

Leaving The Movies Dissapointed

Tue Aug 21, 2007 1:33 pm

After watching several movies that were recommended to me and not liking any of them, it got me thinking ( a rare occurance ). Why are so many movies overrated. They mislead me the consumer, get me to the theater. I watch the movie and i hate it. I watched the Simpsons movie. If you were expecting the lazy fat ass drunken moron depicted in about every single episode of the show you left the theater dissapointed. Why cant moies just be funny. Like the Show Robot Chicken. It really has no plot just a lot of funny stuff. Does anybody agree with me. Im going to see Superbad and have high hopes for this film. Did anybody see Superbad and like it. Your opinions will be greatly appreciated.
THanks,
Garrett
Whoever said you can do anything you set your mind to has obviously never tried to slam a revolving door!!!
 
aa61hvy
Posts: 13021
Joined: Fri Nov 05, 1999 9:21 am

RE: Leaving The Movies Dissapointed

Tue Aug 21, 2007 1:36 pm

Quoting AustinAirport (Thread starter):
Robot Chicken

Amen, brother!!!!!! One of my favs
Go big or go home
 
User avatar
fxramper
Posts: 5838
Joined: Sun Dec 04, 2005 12:03 pm

RE: Leaving The Movies Dissapointed

Tue Aug 21, 2007 1:55 pm

Quoting AA61Hvy (Reply 1):
Amen, brother!!!!!! One of my favs

Thirded.

Quoting AustinAirport (Thread starter):
Did anybody see Superbad

Hilarious film.
 
graphic
Posts: 1293
Joined: Sat Nov 18, 2006 10:41 am

RE: Leaving The Movies Dissapointed

Tue Aug 21, 2007 1:59 pm

You're bashing people for giving bad opinions on movies in general while at the same time asking people for their opinions on certain movies, maybe you should think less.
Demand Media fails at life
 
CupraIbiza
Posts: 547
Joined: Mon Feb 26, 2007 1:55 pm

RE: Leaving The Movies Dissapointed

Tue Aug 21, 2007 3:14 pm

Quoting Graphic (Reply 3):
maybe you should think less.

and stop going to see crap movies
Everyday is a gift…… but why does it have to be a pair of socks?
 
trekster
Posts: 4319
Joined: Fri Dec 26, 2003 2:47 am

RE: Leaving The Movies Dissapointed

Tue Aug 21, 2007 4:51 pm

Have actually walked out of one film, The Producers. Half the cinema had already walked out when we did, the film was so rubbish.

One film me and a friend left, we were drying our tears as we had been laughing SO hard. Have never left a film like that. It was the Aristocrats i think, all about the joke (type it in plus south park in youtube and you will see the joke)
Where does the time go???
 
lincoln
Posts: 3133
Joined: Mon Nov 01, 2004 11:22 pm

RE: Leaving The Movies Dissapointed

Tue Aug 21, 2007 8:21 pm

Quoting AustinAirport (Thread starter):
Did anybody see Superbad and like it.

I saw it and wasn't really impressed -- I thought it was generally too long the pacing was painful throughout most of the film, though there were a few good laughs burried in there.

But hey, even the Wall Street Journal dude liked it so maybe It's just me (In fairness I was on the tail end of a cold and depresed about spending $250,000 at the time)

Lincoln
CO Is My Airline of Choice || Baggage Claim is an airline's last chance to disappoint a customer || Next flts in profile
 
ltbewr
Posts: 12958
Joined: Thu Jan 29, 2004 1:24 pm

RE: Leaving The Movies Dissapointed

Tue Aug 21, 2007 9:30 pm

Far too many movies in recent years are made to aim at a generally young audience, from 13-21 in age. In the USA, they can't go to bars or clubs, and movies become a place to go to date and not so much be really entertained. That means too many movies made to a formula to attract that base audience, especially on the critical first weekend before the critics kick in. Add to that too many sequels, a fear to do anything that might be bold or original, excessive use of foul words frequently or rarely showing mature depictions of sex and life. Far too much of the humor in movies today is clumsy and foul and not appealing to many, even in the 13-21 age group.
 
austinairport
Topic Author
Posts: 615
Joined: Wed Feb 21, 2007 10:56 am

RE: Leaving The Movies Dissapointed

Wed Aug 22, 2007 6:34 am

Quoting Graphic (Reply 3):
maybe you should think less.

I never think but i quess in this case your right. I think i was looking more for others who agree with me.

Quoting LTBEWR (Reply 7):
Far too many movies in recent years are made to aim at a generally young audience, from 13-21 in age. In the USA, they can't go to bars or clubs, and movies become a place to go to date and not so much be really entertained. That means too many movies made to a formula to attract that base audience, especially on the critical first weekend before the critics kick in. Add to that too many sequels, a fear to do anything that might be bold or original, excessive use of foul words frequently or rarely showing mature depictions of sex and life. Far too much of the humor in movies today is clumsy and foul and not appealing to many, even in the 13-21 age group.

Thats a shame hell i dont date. I just wanna see a damn movie. The last good movie i saw was Anchorman. I laughed my ass of in that movie.
Whoever said you can do anything you set your mind to has obviously never tried to slam a revolving door!!!
 
KFLLCFII
Posts: 3314
Joined: Sat Sep 11, 2004 7:08 am

RE: Leaving The Movies Dissapointed

Wed Aug 22, 2007 1:10 pm

Quoting AustinAirport (Thread starter):
Why cant moies just be funny. Like the Show Robot Chicken. It really has no plot just a lot of funny stuff.

That's why Reno: 911 was so great. Big grin
"About the only way to look at it, just a pity you are not POTUS KFLLCFII, seems as if we would all be better off."
 
austinairport
Topic Author
Posts: 615
Joined: Wed Feb 21, 2007 10:56 am

RE: Leaving The Movies Dissapointed

Wed Aug 22, 2007 1:14 pm

Quoting KFLLCFII (Reply 9):
That's why Reno: 911 was so great.

I liked it Okay.
Whoever said you can do anything you set your mind to has obviously never tried to slam a revolving door!!!

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: UltimoTiger777 and 40 guests

Popular Searches On Airliners.net

Top Photos of Last:   24 Hours  •  48 Hours  •  7 Days  •  30 Days  •  180 Days  •  365 Days  •  All Time

Military Aircraft Every type from fighters to helicopters from air forces around the globe

Classic Airliners Props and jets from the good old days

Flight Decks Views from inside the cockpit

Aircraft Cabins Passenger cabin shots showing seat arrangements as well as cargo aircraft interior

Cargo Aircraft Pictures of great freighter aircraft

Government Aircraft Aircraft flying government officials

Helicopters Our large helicopter section. Both military and civil versions

Blimps / Airships Everything from the Goodyear blimp to the Zeppelin

Night Photos Beautiful shots taken while the sun is below the horizon

Accidents Accident, incident and crash related photos

Air to Air Photos taken by airborne photographers of airborne aircraft

Special Paint Schemes Aircraft painted in beautiful and original liveries

Airport Overviews Airport overviews from the air or ground

Tails and Winglets Tail and Winglet closeups with beautiful airline logos