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3 hours ago, TigerBurge said:

Really! I’ve heard nothing good about it. Actually made several “worst movies” of 2018 list. 

 

Also Go Tigers!!!😏

I had to check out IMDB and metacritic after you said that as I couldn't believe it.

 

7.5 on IMDB which is a solid score and 64 on metacritic.

 

When I read through many of the negatives ones though it comes across as this was based off a book and it didn't reflect that as much as they wanted it to. I'm sorry, but I just don't care about that. I based it off watching it alone and it was well worth the time spent sitting there.

 

I think to be critical of it, you could say how it gets to the 2nd and 3rd objective happens quicker than you imagine but it's very like a hidden quest - once the first step/key has been found, the next steps are far quicker.

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3 hours ago, GazzaGarratt said:

I had to check out IMDB and metacritic after you said that as I couldn't believe it.

 

7.5 on IMDB which is a solid score and 64 on metacritic.

 

When I read through many of the negatives ones though it comes across as this was based off a book and it didn't reflect that as much as they wanted it to. I'm sorry, but I just don't care about that. I based it off watching it alone and it was well worth the time spent sitting there.

 

I think to be critical of it, you could say how it gets to the 2nd and 3rd objective happens quicker than you imagine but it's very like a hidden quest - once the first step/key has been found, the next steps are far quicker.

 

A few reviews mention that, others say it's just an empty film filled with pop culture references...

 

here's a good one:

 

"Do you like the 80's? Do you like video games? Do you like being pandered to until you want to vomit? Well this would be the movie for you. This movie is less of a movie and more of review of all pop culture of the last three decades. One of the most blaring issues is the onslaught of huge plot holes that are never addressed to any extent."

 

I'll certainly look out for it to see what I think myself. I'd heard nothing good when it came out so I didn't bother and now I'm intrigued😋

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A Ready Player One review depends on what you want from the film.  The plot isn’t all that substantial with what plot there is being really predictable.  However it is a really well made film, the CGI is amazing and there are so many pop culture references and characters to spot.  It is a really enjoyable film to watch.

 

Plus I get to watch it going I’ve been there, I know where that is etc. as some of it was filmed in Birmingham :) 

 

As for my last film- Into the spiderverse.  A really good fun film, I’d even argue the best spiderman film we’ve had so far.  I don’t remember any jokes that didn’t land and it’s funny to see it taking the piss out of the other spiderman films.  Definitely worth a watch.

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On 1/17/2019 at 6:48 AM, TigerBurge said:

Also Go Tigers!!!😏

 

Haha you have to give serious credit to surfer dude.  That mfer can throw a football.  I honestly thought the real championship game was already played with Uga vs Bama so I hardly paid attention to anything after that except the national championship.  That was a beat down!  Fuck saban 

 

 

 

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Wife and kids went to my in-laws today.  Soooooo I watched ready player one again, but this time cranked up my surround sound so loud that the picture frames upstairs were rattling lol.  Man I fucking love this movie

 

As far as the bad reviews are concerned, don’t even bother reading them.  I didn’t know anything about the movie when it came out.  I don’t have cable so I never see commercials or movie trailers.  I had never even heard of it until my brother turned it on.  Gotta check it out people. 

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1 hour ago, McNasty said:

 

Haha you have to give serious credit to surfer dude.  That mfer can throw a football.  I honestly thought the real championship game was already played with Uga vs Bama so I hardly paid attention to anything after that except the national championship.  That was a beat down!  Fuck saban 

 

 

 

Let’s not derail this thread if you want to y’all football come over to my PPR 😂

 

And yes fuck Saban

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3 hours ago, McNasty said:

Game over.  I watched it again (twice today).  This is my favorite movie of all time!

I watched it again on my birthday aswell! 😂😂 

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My son and I watched the Lego Movie 2, The Second Part.

 

If you liked the first one, you'll like this one.  It's at least as well done.  It's still a family dynamic movie wrapped up in goofy plastic brick filled extravaganza, but with a bit less singing then the first.

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6 hours ago, Docwagon said:

My son and I watched the Lego Movie 2, The Second Part.

 

If you liked the first one, you'll like this one.  It's at least as well done.  It's still a family dynamic movie wrapped up in goofy plastic brick filled extravaganza, but with a bit less singing then the first.

 

Glad that's it good, heard from @Stretch616 similar things that its good but just not as good as the first. Difficult to follow that first one though.

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16 hours ago, Plumbers Crack said:

I know it’s an old film but watched the original John Wick on TV last night...what a movie! Definitely going to keep my eyes open for John Wick 2

 

You won't be disappointed in John Wick 2 either Dave. Both are great films. Number 3 is out soon too - 16th May.

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2 hours ago, crispymorgan said:

A star is born.  Great movie, and even Lady Gaga comes across as "not a dick".  Music is awesome, Bradley cooper is a good director.

 

 

The film itself wasn't bad, it's that duet they do which is all over the radio that pisses me off. They sound absolutely shitfaced, it's fucking dreadful. 

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15 hours ago, TigerBurge said:

Captain Marvel. Good movie. Had to see it before End Game in April 

Hoping to see this with the wife in a few weeks. Glad you found it good. Looking forward to the end credits too!

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Watched Creed and half way through Creed 2. They're okay, easy-ish watch. I think Creed 2 is feeling better than Creed 1 so far but not seen the ending yet. Problem is I don't think anything can top Rocky 4.

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