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Forum: Upcoming Movies & Sequels 15 hours ago
Replies: 20
Greta Gerwig called to direct Live Action Snow White
Posted By ironpony
But I think when Snow White is a fantasy and has...

But I think when Snow White is a fantasy and has nothing to do with reality. That's like Scanadavian people being mad at how Thor makes them look or something like that... Plus Dinklage himself has...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 17 hours ago
Replies: 41
Movie Arguments
Posted By ironpony
Re: Movie Arguments

The Grinch (2000 version). My friends love it but I could never see what was so good about it, and just felt it was over the top grone, the whole movie.
Forum: General Movie Discussion 18 hours ago
Replies: 16
What’s the next James Bond movie going to look like?
Posted By ironpony
Re: What’s the next James Bond movie going to look like?

I think Michael Bay would be the perfect director for Bond, because he likes his action, explosions and goodlooking women. However, the Bond producers never want to hire an American director though....
Forum: General Movie Discussion 1 day ago
Replies: 499
CURRENT MOVIE CLICHES
Posted By ironpony
Re: CURRENT MOVIE CLICHES

That makes sense. Thanks for the good explanation there. Another cliche is that workplace romances are accepted in the movie, unless they are accepted in rea life too, more often than one might...
Forum: Actors, Awards, & Directors 1 day ago
Replies: 118
Roger Moore is the worst Bond! Comments?
Posted By ironpony
Is that the real reason they gave Moore one more...

Is that the real reason they gave Moore one more after Octopussy, was just to beat Connery?
Forum: General Movie Discussion 2 days ago
Replies: 142
"Bad" movies you will defend with your life.
Posted By ironpony
Re: "Bad" movies you will defend with your life.

I wanted to like The Villiage and there is a part of me that does, but I felt like after Shyamalan reveals the big twist, you want more, and you want to see what they are now going to do with this...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 5 days ago
Replies: 142
"Bad" movies you will defend with your life.
Posted By ironpony
Re: "Bad" movies you will defend with your life.

Junior (1994)
The Tuxedo (2002)
The Birth of a Nation (1915)

If these count as bad movies though?
Forum: General Movie Discussion 1 week ago
Replies: 499
CURRENT MOVIE CLICHES
Posted By ironpony
I thought it was commonplace. But in the...

I thought it was commonplace. But in the filmmaking community, where I am, you hear people say, don't fall into the cliche of casting actors with an age gap. So some see it as a cliche I guess then.
Forum: General Movie Discussion 1 week ago
Replies: 499
CURRENT MOVIE CLICHES
Posted By ironpony
Re: CURRENT MOVIE CLICHES

One cliche that is sometimes picked on that I do not understand is the age gap romance. i.e. James Bond movies, for one example. I don't understand why this has become a bad cliche to viewers, but...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 1 week ago
Replies: 499
CURRENT MOVIE CLICHES
Posted By ironpony
Re: CURRENT MOVIE CLICHES

Whenever there is a movie about Twins who were raised in different parts of the world, and one has to impersonate the other, no one seems notice the change in accent. I.e. Double Impact (1991), Twin...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 1 week ago
Forum: General Movie Discussion 1 week ago
Replies: 259
My Top 250 Movies
Posted By ironpony
Re: My Top 250 Movies

The Two Jakes is a tough one because I felt maybe it could have used a better, bigger climax to build up to, but also, is it me or does it have the most unintentionally weird and awkward seduction...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 1 week ago
Replies: 115
Movie Question For The Ladies
Posted By ironpony
Re: Movie Question For The Ladies

Does Set It Off (1996) count?
Forum: General Movie Discussion 1 week ago
Replies: 499
CURRENT MOVIE CLICHES
Posted By ironpony
Re: CURRENT MOVIE CLICHES

Cops never bringing gloves to a crime scene, and using hankerchiefs to touch things.
Forum: General Movie Discussion 1 week ago
Replies: 499
CURRENT MOVIE CLICHES
Posted By ironpony
Re: CURRENT MOVIE CLICHES

Another cliche is when a woman is kidnapped or confined by male villains, she will try to seduce them and the guys will actually fall for it, thinking it was genuine.
Forum: General Movie Discussion 2 weeks ago
Replies: 116
Is Die Hard a XMAS movie?
Posted By ironpony
I also didn't mean to imply that I was...

I also didn't mean to imply that I was criticizing Die Hard for being regressive as well, if I made that implication. I am a millenial as well, but I don't have feel Die Hard is regressive in a bad...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 2 weeks ago
Replies: 116
Is Die Hard a XMAS movie?
Posted By ironpony
Oh I still meant that John and Holly could still...

Oh I still meant that John and Holly could still reconcile in the end. it's just that if she told Al to tell her to apologize on her behalf instead, would it have made for a worse movie at all?
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Forum: General Movie Discussion 2 weeks ago
Replies: 499
CURRENT MOVIE CLICHES
Posted By ironpony
Re: CURRENT MOVIE CLICHES

Another cliche is the whole thinking someone cheated on them when they did not cliche by some dumb misunderstanding. I saw this again recently in White Christmas but maybe it wasn't a cliche back...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 2 weeks ago
Replies: 116
Is Die Hard a XMAS movie?
Posted By ironpony
Re: Is Die Hard a XMAS movie?

Oh okay. I didn't think that John being an alpha male had anything to do with it, as I thought a lot of women would be disappointed if their husbands left for another city and career too, but...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 2 weeks ago
Replies: 116
Is Die Hard a XMAS movie?
Posted By ironpony
Oh okay, I was thinking more along the lines of...

Oh okay, I was thinking more along the lines of what if they wrote so that John was right all along and it was Holly who had to realize, maybe she shouldn't moved, should have kept her last name,...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 2 weeks ago
Replies: 47
Are films getting longer?
Posted By ironpony
Re: Are films getting longer?

One movie my two friends said was too long was Malcolm X, and they said they should have cut off the first third and just start out with Malcolm in prison. But I disagree...

I feel that by...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 2 weeks ago
Replies: 116
Is Die Hard a XMAS movie?
Posted By ironpony
Re: Is Die Hard a XMAS movie?

Oh I see. What if it were written so that she decided to apologize to him for how she behaved and had a conversation with Al on the phone saying if I can't tell him, tell him I'm sorry. Would this...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 3 weeks ago
Replies: 20
Movie Presidents
Posted By ironpony
Re: Movie Presidents

I like the President from The Sum of All Fears because he is more frustrated and hotheaded than you often see in a President portrayal, off the top of my head.
Forum: General Movie Discussion 3 weeks ago
Replies: 116
Is Die Hard a XMAS movie?
Posted By ironpony
Re: Is Die Hard a XMAS movie?

It seems that it was the second one and it was her landing the job which is what put it on the rocks, or so that is what I gathered. But in a situation like this, where one of the married spouses...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 3 weeks ago
Replies: 116
Is Die Hard a XMAS movie?
Posted By ironpony
Re: Is Die Hard a XMAS movie?

Okay thanks. That makes sense. And I guess I didn't associate her dropping his last name as the icing on the cake, but took it as it's own issue. It makes more sense as an icing on the cake.
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