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I liked Transformers and Spider-man 3.
« on: April 05, 2008, 01:21:41 pm »
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Re: I liked Transformers and Spider-man 3.
« Reply #1 on: April 05, 2008, 01:22:43 pm »
I didn't really enjoy Transformers, but I liked Spidey 3.
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Re: I liked Transformers and Spider-man 3.
« Reply #2 on: April 05, 2008, 03:23:19 pm »
I thought Transformers was fun from a pure action point-of-view. It was also nice to see a movie where the human (soldiers) actually do something instead of just picking their nose. So many movies just have the military doing nothing despite the fact that they would have to react.

Spiderman 3 was just awkward. The villains, the dialog, the characters (I am whiny, I am a bitch etc.) and the hole cursing down the street scene? You have to wonder how Toby Maguire manged to do it at all. I thought Sandman was cool until the last scene but Venom just seemed like he was shoehorned in to have another villain, which is probably true as Sam Raimi didn't want him in the movie in the first place.

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Re: I liked Transformers and Spider-man 3.
« Reply #3 on: April 08, 2008, 05:33:16 am »
I thought Transformers was OK when it had huge robots fighting, problem is 80% of the time it didn't. It had "Were you...masturbating?" and "no no no no no no!". Make it R-rated and level some cities and I'd watch the sequel. Shia Lebouf could die early on as well.

Spiderman 3 was just...uh. it wasn't terrible, but it wasn't good in any way either. If the budget was 90% smaller it would be excusable.

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Re: I liked Transformers and Spider-man 3.
« Reply #4 on: April 11, 2008, 05:04:46 pm »
So did I.

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Re: I liked Transformers and Spider-man 3.
« Reply #5 on: April 11, 2008, 05:07:18 pm »
I admit, I liked Transformers.
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Re: I liked Transformers and Spider-man 3.
« Reply #6 on: April 11, 2008, 09:22:15 pm »
I admit, I liked Transformers.

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Really, that movie sucked.
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Re: I liked Transformers and Spider-man 3.
« Reply #7 on: April 14, 2008, 10:32:10 am »
I liked Spider-man 3.  It was a disappointment, compared to how great the first two were, but I didn't think it was a terrible movie.  I even enjoyed the emo scenes.  But they really needed to tone down the amount of stories taking place at once, I think the Angry Video Game Nerd said it best.  "It seemed like they had a million ideas for what to do with the movie and decided to use them all".

It would have been a much stronger movie if it just focused on Sandman, and left Venom for an inevitable sequel.

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Re: I liked Transformers and Spider-man 3.
« Reply #8 on: April 14, 2008, 11:05:13 am »
Shia Lebouf could die early on as well.
It's amazing Hollywood thinks the typical age of a high school student is roughly 22.

Also, reiterating what pretty much everyone else has said, Transformers could have been better with more space robots and less love story.
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Re: I liked Transformers and Spider-man 3.
« Reply #9 on: April 14, 2008, 07:38:18 pm »
I liked Transformers for the most part, though it did have some overly banal scenes, as well as some just plain stupid parts, but for the most bit it was pretty good.  Besides, the stupid parts were such that I could yell at the characters for being morons or for pointing out inconsitencies (just like mysterious island)!
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Re: I liked Transformers and Spider-man 3.
« Reply #10 on: April 15, 2008, 06:06:02 pm »
Transoformers wasnt ment to be an epic academy award stroy. It was just an action movie. And i though it was a pretty darn good one. I liked it alot.

Spiderman 3 was a dissapointment. Venom (my second favorite Spiderman Villan) was a complete joke in that movie.

If Spiderman 4 doesnt have Carnage, im done with those movies.
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Re: I liked Transformers and Spider-man 3.
« Reply #11 on: April 15, 2008, 06:34:24 pm »
Yes Transformers was mainly conceived to be an action flick.
The movie plot wasn't horrible but it wasn't up to par with todays standards :-\.

SpiderMan 3... well...I have to admit it did rock in many ways but it had MANY faults.

Negatives:

-Too many good villains
-Jealousy love story sucked
-Venom parasite a lot weaker and smaller in comparison to his comic book counter part(who cares about realism, give me a meaner and stronger Venom >:(!).
-Some roles of comic characters (Prime examply Gwen Stacey) were unnecessary or too short.

Positives:

+Very good special effects
+Actor portrayal was great (Church as Flint and more)
+Back story and plot holes covered.
+Great action.

That's my way of seeing it anyway...
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Re: I liked Transformers and Spider-man 3.
« Reply #12 on: April 16, 2008, 06:15:16 am »
I didn't mind Spider-man 3. Although I do have to agree Venom didn't quiet work. Still for the rest of the story to work in the end you needed the extra villain. With Venom Spider-man would never have been out numbered in the final battle and Harry never would have had to have a big damn hero moment to have his redemption. Possibly they could have just had some 2nd rate villain instead of venom and saved the major Spider-man rouge for his own plot. At best he might only now get an additional bit part when they create Carnage.

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Re: I liked Transformers and Spider-man 3.
« Reply #13 on: April 16, 2008, 06:39:15 am »
I really don't like how they keep killing off villains in the SM movies. I want my sinister six!
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Re: I liked Transformers and Spider-man 3.
« Reply #14 on: April 16, 2008, 08:52:33 am »
i like spiderman 3 but what i didnt like about it is that the whole movie is just one bad moment after another

EVERYTHING goes wrong and it makes you feel really bad and then in the end you get a little bit of happy ending

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