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Old 03-15-00, 08:10 PM
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What do you think about this movie? I am happy to see it is DTS, and hope to see more DTS titles. Thanks for your input.
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Old 03-17-00, 11:40 AM
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This remains the worst movie I've had the misfortune to see in a theater in years. The whole thing was absurd. I hated it.

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Old 03-17-00, 12:02 PM
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I didn't hate it as much as Nathan, but I agree that its not a good movie. There were several thing in it that were just absurd. It is similar to movies liek Silence of the Lambs and Seven without as much depth or story. Overall I would recommend renting before buying on this one.

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Old 03-17-00, 11:36 PM
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A complete waste of time as far as the story is concerned. I thought the sound design was impressive, though. Looks like a nice DVD. I just wish studios would lavish the same kind of attention on more deserving movies.
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Old 03-18-00, 08:32 AM
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Hear Hear. Absolute tripe!

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Old 03-19-00, 03:50 PM
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Thanks for the advice, I will definitely rent! I have read similar reviews elsewhere. With the sucess of the DTS version of SPR, I really pray we will get some of the GREAT movies on DTS.
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Old 03-19-00, 08:59 PM
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I liked it then first time, when it was called Se7en.
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Old 03-19-00, 11:16 PM
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I agree that it was a notch below "Se7en" and "Silence of the Lambs", but I still felt it was a good film overall. It had some solid performances from the actors and the story kept my interest throughout.

In addition, Universal once again provides us with a top-quality DVD . . . the picture and sound are DA BOMB!!!
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Old 03-21-00, 04:06 AM
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According to dvdfile, this disc has DD 6.1 (yes SIX) sound! Does anyone have a DD 6.1 processor? .
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Old 03-21-00, 09:30 AM
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I enjoyed it. I love Angelina Jolie and the DTS sound was excellent.



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Old 04-10-00, 02:29 PM
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The DTS sound was excellent, especially chapter 6...

Nice to use when testing a system.

The movie however was so-so...Glad I got a great deal on it, but the sound was great to test my new home theater install.
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Old 04-10-00, 02:55 PM
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It wasn't the best movie I've ever seen, but I enjoyed it. I thought the performance by Washington was really good. The DVD though is packed w/ enough extras (and the multiple tracks) to make it worth it though IMHO...
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Old 04-11-00, 11:18 PM
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The movie doesn't look great, but I think I'll have to rent it to try out my new DTS receiver (it's the only movie at the local blockbuster with DTS).
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Old 04-12-00, 08:11 AM
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I enjoyed the movie. Don't think too hard and just sit back and enjoy it. I'm glad I bought this one.
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Old 04-13-00, 03:29 PM
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Great DTS sound, ok movie.. probably not one I will watch again.
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Old 04-13-00, 09:28 PM
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Yes, story wise, I also thought that this was a terrible movie. Avoid with all cost.
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