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Forum: Upcoming Movies & Sequels 5 hours ago
Replies: 168
Wonder Woman
Posted By Iroquois
Re: Wonder Woman

It doesn't help that the gimmick basically amounts to an announcer rattling off a laundry list of problems in such a flat, deadpan way that it practically sounds like a streamlined review and gets...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 6 hours ago
Replies: 53,249
Rate The Last Movie You Saw
Posted By Iroquois
The Irishman - 4 ...

The Irishman - 4

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lpJGGzmMb8I
Forum: Upcoming Movies & Sequels 1 day ago
Replies: 168
Wonder Woman
Posted By Iroquois
Re: Wonder Woman

It is possible to keep one's home state in isolation while still being able to maintain a connection with the outside world, if only for the gathering of the knowledge necessary to build a functional...
Forum: Upcoming Movies & Sequels 1 day ago
Replies: 326
Joker origin Movie
Posted By Iroquois
Just so we're clear, this is the same chucklehead...

Just so we're clear, this is the same chucklehead from the video that GulfportDoc linked to a couple of pages back.

(and now I wonder what Holden made of Joker)
Forum: General Movie Discussion 2 days ago
Replies: 41
Your 10 worst/best films of the 2010s
Posted By Iroquois
Re: Your 10 worst/best films of the 2010s

This (https://www.movieforums.com/reviews/1464798-kick-ass.html) is the second of two reviews I did on it, but in short I don't think there's anything fun or interesting about its half-assed ironic...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 2 days ago
Replies: 41
Your 10 worst/best films of the 2010s
Posted By Iroquois
Re: Your 10 worst/best films of the 2010s

The nicest thing I can say about Kick-Ass is that it's not Kick-Ass 2. Kinda surprised that neither of them are liable to make my worst of the 2010s list.
Forum: General Movie Discussion 2 days ago
Replies: 41
Your 10 worst/best films of the 2010s
Posted By Iroquois
Re: Your 10 worst/best films of the 2010s

It's better than Kick-Ass, that's for sure.
Forum: General Movie Discussion 2 days ago
Replies: 85
Are Marvel Movies Cinema?
Posted By Iroquois
Re: Are Marvel Movies Cinema?

It does sound like the concept of arguing for the artistry of communicating on a mass scale is also filtered through the prism of popularity (albeit in the opposite direction). Either way, I would...
Replies: 16,750
The Videogames Tab
Posted By Iroquois
Speaking of music, I totally forgot that HEALTH...

Speaking of music, I totally forgot that HEALTH had even composed the score for the game until they started playing a song with vocals during the final mission. I don't know how much of that is to...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 2 days ago
Replies: 53,249
Rate The Last Movie You Saw
Posted By Iroquois
Re: Rate The Last Movie You Saw

Blade Runner - 5

It's November 2019, of course I had to see it

(also weird to realise that the guy who played the mayor from Dolemite also plays the nightclub owner in Blade Runner)
Replies: 16,750
The Videogames Tab
Posted By Iroquois
Re: The Videogames Tab

Because I'm so good at keeping up with games and also killing time waiting for certain new releases to come out, I finally got around to playing Max Payne 3. I get the impression I should've gotten...
Forum: Upcoming Movies & Sequels 3 days ago
Replies: 11
Robin Hood
Posted By Iroquois
Re: Robin Hood

Yeah, it's not good but I don't think it'd crack my ten worst of 2018, let alone ten worst ever.
Forum: General Movie Discussion 3 days ago
Replies: 53,249
Rate The Last Movie You Saw
Posted By Iroquois
Re: Rate The Last Movie You Saw

Dolemite - 5

thought about giving it one popcorn for each time the boom mic appeared in frame but then I realised the popcorn scale doesn't go that high
Forum: General Movie Discussion 3 days ago
Replies: 75
Describe Yourself in Three Fictional Characters
Posted By Iroquois
Re: Describe Yourself in Three Fictional Characters

What does it say about me that I'd consider adding Tom from Daria to my list...(probably a failed attempt at self-awareness and not just picking characters I think are unambiguously "cool" like so...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 6 days ago
Replies: 53,249
Rate The Last Movie You Saw
Posted By Iroquois
Re: Rate The Last Movie You Saw

Hasn't done your favourites any harm.

Teen Wolf - 1.5

unrealistic
Forum: General Movie Discussion 6 days ago
Replies: 53,249
Rate The Last Movie You Saw
Posted By Iroquois
Eh, beats hating it for the wrong reasons. ...

Eh, beats hating it for the wrong reasons.



Yeah, if only there was a movie where the men weren't victims or a-holes. Someday...

But seriously, I figure that there's some limitation that...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 6 days ago
Replies: 18
Your favorite movie in this year's cinema till now?
Posted By Iroquois
Re: Your favorite movie in this year's cinema till now?

I think that's the point of Parasite, though - that a person's cleverness and wealth are mutually exclusive under the inherently uneven circumstances created by late capitalism. That's why a clever...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 1 week ago
Forum: General Movie Discussion 1 week ago
Replies: 7
What if Apocalypse Now never screwed Coppola's brain up...
Posted By Iroquois
Re: What if Apocalypse Now never screwed Coppola's brain up...

I daresay a big part of it was down to it being such a huge financial risk that he had to reduce the scale of his subsequent passion projects and also take on for-hire jobs to pay off his debts. Even...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 1 week ago
Replies: 7
Why did Halloween (2018) ignore Halloween II?
Posted By Iroquois
Re: Why did Halloween (2018) ignore Halloween II?

If we're going to talk about Carpenter's vision for Halloween, how about his idea for the franchise to have a different setup in each movie (hence why Halloween III is about a haunted mask company...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 1 week ago
Replies: 7
Why did Halloween (2018) ignore Halloween II?
Posted By Iroquois
Re: Why did Halloween (2018) ignore Halloween II?

In short, because Halloween II was a cash-grab. Despite the original's success, John Carpenter didn't make much money off it so he effectively did the second one in order to get what he was owed (and...
Forum: Movie Reviews 1 week ago
Replies: 166
October Horror Movie Challenge: 31 in 31.
Posted By Iroquois
DAY 31 Scream 3 Wes Craven, 2000 ...

DAY 31

Scream 3
Wes Craven, 2000

https://assets.mubi.com/images/film/25934/image-w448.jpg

A woman travels to Hollywood when the latest film production based around her tragic past is being...
Forum: Movie Reviews 1 week ago
Replies: 166
October Horror Movie Challenge: 31 in 31.
Posted By Iroquois
DAY 30 Scream 2 Wes Craven, 1997 ...

DAY 30

Scream 2
Wes Craven, 1997

https://assets.mubi.com/images/film/25933/image-w448.jpg

Two years after being targeted by a masked killer, a college student ends up being targeted by a...
Forum: Movie Reviews 1 week ago
Replies: 166
October Horror Movie Challenge: 31 in 31.
Posted By Iroquois
DAY 29 Scream Wes Craven, 1996 ...

DAY 29

Scream
Wes Craven, 1996

https://assets.mubi.com/images/film/12800/image-w448.jpg

A masked killer starts terrorising the citizens of a small town, especially a teenage girl who is...
Forum: Upcoming Movies & Sequels 1 week ago
Replies: 326
Joker origin Movie
Posted By Iroquois
Re: Joker origin Movie

I think it was "we live in a society".