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Response to The Avengers 5/4/2012 2012-05-09 09:16:49 Reply

At 5/9/12 09:14 AM, lucariopokemonsonic wrote: On the morrow I'm gonna watch it for my birthday with some friends. It's supposed ta be really good, so I'm getting my hopes up on a movie just this once.

You won't be disappointed my friend.


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Response to The Avengers 5/4/2012 2012-05-09 10:23:30 Reply

fucking awesome movie i want to see it again


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Response to The Avengers 5/4/2012 2012-05-09 10:25:18 Reply

At 5/9/12 10:23 AM, kazumazkan wrote: fucking awesome movie i want to see it again

I've seen it twice now. I'll probably go a third time at some point this week, it definitely seems to get better with each viewing.


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Response to The Avengers 5/4/2012 2012-05-09 15:39:34 Reply

At 5/9/12 10:25 AM, Oolaph wrote: I've seen it twice now. I'll probably go a third time at some point this week, it definitely seems to get better with each viewing.

Have you see it in 3d yet? It makes a good film even better.


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Response to The Avengers 5/4/2012 2012-05-09 19:38:55 Reply

At 5/9/12 06:08 PM, Austerity wrote: On a related note, the current big Marvel comics event is AvX, aka Avengers vs. X-Men. A lot of the members have changed teams over the past decade. Wolverine is in the Avengers, Namor is in the X-Men... Colossus is the Juggernaut now? I have some catching up to do.

Yeah me too. I still need to read fear itself and whatever is left of the Avengers, New Avengers and Secret Avengers.


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Response to The Avengers 5/4/2012 2012-05-09 20:58:46 Reply

At 5/9/12 03:39 PM, DoctorStrongbad wrote: Have you see it in 3d yet? It makes a good film even better.

Yeah, I saw it in 3D the first time I went to see it. This film did 3D pretty well, though I still found it a tad distracting. I'm an old-fashioned kind of guy I guess, 3D isn't really my cup of tea.


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Response to The Avengers 5/4/2012 2012-05-09 23:25:58 Reply

I liked it. If TDK is the perfect "dark" superhero movie, this would be the perfect "light" superhero movie. A lot funnier than I thought it would be. I'll probably rewatch it, although I'm definitely not paying for that mediocre 3D again.

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Response to The Avengers 5/4/2012 2012-05-10 03:06:28 Reply

I will see the Avengers this weekend, my third time seeing it.


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Response to The Avengers 5/4/2012 2012-05-10 03:18:29 Reply

At 5/9/12 06:08 PM, Austerity wrote: On a related note, the current big Marvel comics event is AvX, aka Avengers vs. X-Men. A lot of the members have changed teams over the past decade. Wolverine is in the Avengers, Namor is in the X-Men... Colossus is the Juggernaut now? I have some catching up to do.

I just like how Gambit is facing Wolverine in the poster... since Gambit is p much one of the only one who can efficiently kill Wolverine.


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Response to The Avengers 5/4/2012 2012-05-10 14:16:30 Reply

At 5/10/12 03:18 AM, Gambit wrote: I just like how Gambit is facing Wolverine in the poster... since Gambit is p much one of the only one who can efficiently kill Wolverine.

You think Gambit can kill Wolverine? Many people have tried and failed at killing Wolverine.


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Response to The Avengers 5/4/2012 2012-05-10 15:03:08 Reply

At 5/10/12 02:16 PM, DoctorStrongbad wrote:
At 5/10/12 03:18 AM, Gambit wrote: I just like how Gambit is facing Wolverine in the poster... since Gambit is p much one of the only one who can efficiently kill Wolverine.
You think Gambit can kill Wolverine? Many people have tried and failed at killing Wolverine.

Magneto killed him a couple times, and once Gambit could've killed him.

Also: http://media.comicvine.com/uploads/6/69484/1634387-knipsel_s uper.jpg


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Response to The Avengers 5/4/2012 2012-05-10 15:35:11 Reply

At 5/10/12 03:03 PM, Gambit wrote: Magneto killed him a couple times, and once Gambit could've killed him.

Also: http://media.comicvine.com/uploads/6/69484/1634387-knipsel_s uper.jpg

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Response to The Avengers 5/4/2012 2012-05-10 16:47:17 Reply

It would depend on the rules of the fight. Are they sparring or going all out?


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Response to The Avengers 5/4/2012 2012-05-10 20:12:53 Reply

Too bad Will Smith wasn't in the movie. He'd end it all as soon as Loki came through the portal.

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Response to The Avengers 5/4/2012 2012-05-10 22:46:31 Reply

At 5/10/12 08:12 PM, Darthdenim wrote: Too bad Will Smith wasn't in the movie. He'd end it all as soon as Loki came through the portal.

Loki: My name is Loki, bow before me!

*WIll Smith punches Loki*

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Why did I find this so funny?


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Response to The Avengers 5/4/2012 2012-05-11 00:31:52 Reply

I hate Will Smith. He is in too many films.


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Response to The Avengers 5/4/2012 2012-05-11 07:16:39 Reply

At 5/10/12 03:03 PM, Gambit wrote:
At 5/10/12 02:16 PM, DoctorStrongbad wrote:
At 5/10/12 03:18 AM, Gambit wrote: I just like how Gambit is facing Wolverine in the poster... since Gambit is p much one of the only one who can efficiently kill Wolverine.
You think Gambit can kill Wolverine? Many people have tried and failed at killing Wolverine.
Magneto killed him a couple times, and once Gambit could've killed him.

Also: http://media.comicvine.com/uploads/6/69484/1634387-knipsel_s uper.jpg

There is a difference between beating him and killing him. If you're not a space god like Galactus at the very least, you won't be able to truly kill him.


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Response to The Avengers 5/4/2012 2012-05-11 12:11:21 Reply

At 5/8/12 02:09 PM, MoriChax wrote: And another part is not being able to stand Scarlett Johanssons fucked up fish face.

I don't like Scarlett Johansson that much, but she looks gorgeous in this movie, she owns the character of Black Widow (in Iron Man 2 she was just the hot girl who could kick ass).


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Response to The Avengers 5/4/2012 2012-05-11 13:17:39 Reply

How many people are going to see the Avengers again this weekend? Its the only good film out this weekend.


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Response to The Avengers 5/4/2012 2012-05-11 13:26:15 Reply

At 5/11/12 01:17 PM, DoctorStrongbad wrote: How many people are going to see the Avengers again this weekend? Its the only good film out this weekend.

I haven't actually seen it once yet. But I will be next week on my lonesome and frankly I couldn't be more excited about that.


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Response to The Avengers 5/4/2012 2012-05-11 14:16:37 Reply

At 5/11/12 01:17 PM, DoctorStrongbad wrote: How many people are going to see the Avengers again this weekend? Its the only good film out this weekend.

I'm going to see it again on Saturday.


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Response to The Avengers 5/4/2012 2012-05-11 15:35:40 Reply

At 5/11/12 01:17 PM, DoctorStrongbad wrote: How many people are going to see the Avengers again this weekend? Its the only good film out this weekend.

Haven't checked what else was out this weekend. But I do really wanna see it again.


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Response to The Avengers 5/4/2012 2012-05-11 16:55:26 Reply

At 5/11/12 01:17 PM, DoctorStrongbad wrote: How many people are going to see the Avengers again this weekend? Its the only good film out this weekend.

I'm going tomorrow with a few friends. It'll be my third viewing and their second.


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Response to The Avengers 5/4/2012 2012-05-11 16:57:25 Reply

Torrented a few hours ago. Finished watching.

Boring. Cliche. Nothing special.


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Response to The Avengers 5/4/2012 2012-05-11 17:57:30 Reply

Avengers all the way. It gets better the more you watch it.


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Response to The Avengers 5/4/2012 2012-05-11 18:18:12 Reply

At 5/11/12 04:57 PM, TurkeyBased wrote: Torrented a few hours ago. Finished watching.

Boring. Cliche. Nothing special.

finally somebody with some sense

this isn't even close to being the best film of the year either, it's already been blown out of the water by at least 2

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Response to The Avengers 5/4/2012 2012-05-11 19:31:11 Reply

At 5/11/12 06:18 PM, JaY11 wrote: finally somebody with some sense

this isn't even close to being the best film of the year either, it's already been blown out of the water by at least 2

finally somebody who agrees with my opinion, so he's right.

this isn't even close to being the best film of the year, despite being critically and widely claimed, it's already been blown out of the water by at least 2 movies that I enjoyed that others did not


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Response to The Avengers 5/4/2012 2012-05-11 19:32:35 Reply

At 5/11/12 06:18 PM, JaY11 wrote: finally somebody with some sense

this isn't even close to being the best film of the year either, it's already been blown out of the water by at least 2

What are these two films you speak of? I don't think this will be the best film of the year, but I definitely think it's the best so far.


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Response to The Avengers 5/4/2012 2012-05-11 20:14:42 Reply

At 5/11/12 07:32 PM, Oolaph wrote:
At 5/11/12 06:18 PM, JaY11 wrote: finally somebody with some sense

this isn't even close to being the best film of the year either, it's already been blown out of the water by at least 2
What are these two films you speak of? I don't think this will be the best film of the year, but I definitely think it's the best so far.

21 Jump Street and The Cabin in The Woods

coincidentally these movies both parody the extremely formulaic films that are in their genres, films like The Avengers for example

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Response to The Avengers 5/4/2012 2012-05-11 20:38:02 Reply

At 5/11/12 08:14 PM, JaY11 wrote:
21 Jump Street and The Cabin in The Woods

coincidentally these movies both parody the extremely formulaic films that are in their genres, films like The Avengers for example

Making a parody is not a new thing. It's easy to say something exists and it's bad. For example see the last few years of family guy, or my joke back there about the last few years of family guy.
As for the formulas in The Avengers. I don't know what you wanted other than a tem of super heroes killing an afternoon doing their laundry. They're gonna fight a bad guy, they're super heroes. And of course they're going to clash. Show me one movie about an ensemble cast that all get along the whole time. There is still such a thing as doing these well, and The Avengers did all of that very well.


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