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Re: The Avengers 2012

Postby stitch626 » Sun May 06, 2012 2:13 am

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Re: The Avengers 2012

Postby McAvoy » Sun May 06, 2012 5:48 am

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Re: The Avengers 2012

Postby Sonic Glitch » Sun May 06, 2012 8:54 am


A movie about a man in an over-powered metalic suit, a frozen supersoldier, two demi-gods, an invasion, and a mild-mannered scientist with serious anger management issues and thats what bothered you the most?!? :lol:

Also, I find it ironic that someone is bothered by the fact that they were too true to the comic. What, it's ok to have a giant flying aircraft carrier in a comic but not in a movie based on those comics? ;) :poke:
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Re: The Avengers 2012

Postby McAvoy » Sun May 06, 2012 5:36 pm

I knew someone was going to say that. :P

Somehow it just... bothered me.
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Re: The Avengers 2012

Postby Sonic Glitch » Sun May 06, 2012 5:44 pm

It bothers me a bit too, just from a practical standpoint. However, it's also a comic book universe where practicality is very different so I'm ok with it. If someone proposed tomorrow to build a flying aircraft carrier, then I might be concerned...
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Re: The Avengers 2012

Postby McAvoy » Sun May 06, 2012 6:01 pm

Yeah I knew it was a comic book movie which is why it didn't anger me for being impractical and too flashy.
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Re: The Avengers 2012

Postby katefan » Sun May 06, 2012 7:37 pm

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I loved this movie from front to end. Some people have complained about parts where it drags a bit and I had no problem with them. Robert Downey Jr. may have had a bit more than the others, scene wise, but I can understand that seeing as how he has the most charisma and is playing the most extroverted character. I thought what they did with Hawkeye to keep him very much in play was a great idea.

An A+, and I desperately hope Whedon is writing/directing Avengers 2.
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Re: The Avengers 2012

Postby Jim » Tue May 08, 2012 12:53 pm

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That is who I thought it was as well. He has had much more interaction with the Avengers, and it's members, that the other "who is that" suggestion.

Having looked into it, it might not be a setup for the vilian in Avengers 2... but potentially Thor 2. Either way I don't really care. These movies are well written, we acted and very well produced. I do not care too much as to who fights who in which movie as they are all doing a great job.
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Re: The Avengers 2012

Postby katefan » Tue May 08, 2012 1:36 pm

That is a good point. Setting up the big bad for Thor 2 does make sense, with the way each Marvel movie seems to hint at the next one, with Incredible Hulk being the exception. And that dude would make an excellent Thor villain.

Ooooh, and I just remembered one of the items in Odin's trophy room that references him. :D
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Re: The Avengers 2012

Postby Tsukiyumi » Tue May 08, 2012 3:59 pm

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Re: The Avengers 2012

Postby Jim » Tue May 08, 2012 4:08 pm

Tsukiyumi, washt that the guy that was talking to Loki in Loki's "flashback"? The character at the end appeared to be a pure CG face as opposed to an actor.
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Re: The Avengers 2012

Postby Jim » Tue May 08, 2012 4:50 pm

I actaully do have a side question... Gwyneth Paltrow's character is in it basically twice (plus the quick shot on the plane) but active twice... both times she is wearing Daisy-Dukes and no shoes... I thought that was rather odd... any thoughts?
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Re: The Avengers 2012

Postby Tsukiyumi » Tue May 08, 2012 4:56 pm

Jim wrote:Tsukiyumi, washt that the guy that was talking to Loki in Loki's "flashback"? The character at the end appeared to be a pure CG face as opposed to an actor.


Don't know, haven't seen the film yet. I was just guessing based on the cast list.
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Re: The Avengers 2012

Postby Sonic Glitch » Tue May 08, 2012 5:57 pm

Jim wrote:I actaully do have a side question... Gwyneth Paltrow's character is in it basically twice (plus the quick shot on the plane) but active twice... both times she is wearing Daisy-Dukes and no shoes... I thought that was rather odd... any thoughts?

Is that a bad thing?
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