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Godzilla 2014

Discussion in 'Off-topic Zone' started by PJTHEDOORS, Mar 1, 2014.

  1. The Ominous

    The Ominous Dead Man Stalkin

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    The first one was so bad ***. Can't wait to see part 2 as I've heard nothing but good things about it.
     
  2. PJTHEDOORS

    PJTHEDOORS Well-Known Member

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    The movie had a $ 4.5 budget. Really? I see...Idonesian movie.
     
  3. khiladi

    khiladi Well-Known Member

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    Totally different level. The first is primarily action with a simple story. I have one friend who loved it, but liked the first one better, the length he was saying was a little too long, i.e. 2 and a half hours. I thought the movie never should have ended and pretty much everybody else I know agreed.

    The story gets more complex in this one, character development is much better. Acting is really good as well, delivery of dialogue and the like. It is so well paced. The story is crazy, crime gang film and the musical score, especially when the last fight which probably goes down as the greatest martial arts action fight in history, is off the wall. The score paces this fight in particular so well, and by the time the conclusion of the score starts, I was getting out of my seat yelling oohs and ahhs, mind blown.. I've seen Donnie Yen, Bruce Lee, Jackie Chan, Jet Li, Sammy Hung, Tony Jaa.. The car chase scene as well belongs in the epic category.

    It's really a crime, gang film. It's not even close with respect to any action movie out there. It's actually changed the face of action movies forever.

    They actually are doing Raid 3 and starting soon. Tony Jaa is actually slated to be in as well, i.e. it's official. I have a feeling he's going to be the 'main' villain as in fighting villain. He won't have a lot of words. The premise of the film starts during Raid 2. I didn't know how they were going to top Raid, but the director did it. Now there is Raid 3. If he tops Raid 2, I think I'll literally explode after watching the movie.
     
  4. ABQCOWBOY

    ABQCOWBOY Moderator Staff Member

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    LOL. It's going to be terrible...............


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    But I'm still going to watch it. LOL................
     
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  5. CanadianCowboysFan

    CanadianCowboysFan Lightning Rod

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    some of that movie was filmed down the street from where I live,
     
  6. ChldsPlay

    ChldsPlay Well-Known Member

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    So this is the prequel to Pacific Rim, right?

    ...
     
  7. Achilleslastand

    Achilleslastand Well-Known Member

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    Will poop daddy be butchering another classic rock song for the soundtrack?
     
  8. MichaelWinicki

    MichaelWinicki "You want some?" Staff Member

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    Uh.

    No.
     
  9. MichaelWinicki

    MichaelWinicki "You want some?" Staff Member

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    I hope they have a little of the classic Godzilla theme in there.
     
  10. Lodeus

    Lodeus Well-Known Member

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  11. Ren

    Ren Well-Known Member

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    The flying Rodan looking monster is apparently not Rodan. Godzilla is the only toho monster in the movie
     
  12. Teren_Kanan

    Teren_Kanan Well-Known Member

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    I so badly want this movie to be good. I grew up with every single Godzilla movie on repeat. Son of Godzilla was like my favorite movie ever as a child haha.
     
  13. MichaelWinicki

    MichaelWinicki "You want some?" Staff Member

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    Yeah, me too. The crappy (I'd like to use a stronger word :)) 1998 film was such a miss that it left a bad taste in a lot of people's mouths.
     
  14. the_h0wey

    the_h0wey Well-Known Member

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    It had a good soundtrack...
     
  15. CowboyGil

    CowboyGil Well-Known Member

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    Bryan Cranston's voice gives me chills.And Watanabe is a really good actor as well. So is BC supposed to be Raymond Burr's character from the original?
     
  16. joseephuss

    joseephuss Well-Known Member

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    You mean the first American version from 1956. The original Godzilla came out in 1954 in Japan.

    There is a good article in this magazine about the original Godzilla:

    http://www.scribd.com/doc/150437294/BIRTH-MOVIES-DEATH-July-2013-Issue-1
     
  17. WV Cowboy

    WV Cowboy Waitin' on the 6th

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    I've never been into science fiction all that much, .. but I think I would like this movie.
     
  18. iceberg

    iceberg it's business, this emotional game Zone Supporter

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    my favorite godzilla scene of all time is in one crazy summer.
     
  19. PJTHEDOORS

    PJTHEDOORS Well-Known Member

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    Ah, remember that movie as a teen. Great flick.
     
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  20. iceberg

    iceberg it's business, this emotional game Zone Supporter

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