Forum Feedback and Support Post forum feedback and related problems, here.

Whatever happened to "Part 2" threads?

Old 12-17-07, 10:29 PM
  #1  
DVD Talk Limited Edition
Thread Starter
 
The Antipodean's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2000
Location: Auckland, New Zealand
Posts: 6,122
Whatever happened to "Part 2" threads?

I remember when a thread got too long a mod used to lock it and start a part 2 and so forth. But now we see threads like the "Dark Knight" one in movie talk that's over 50 pages long. Do we not lock long threads any more? I get intimidated by them long ones and half the time don't even read all the pages when they go from "movie in planning stages" to "movie is about to come out" to people reviewing the actual movie. Just wondering. Thanks!
The Antipodean is offline  
Old 12-18-07, 02:21 AM
  #2  
DVD Talk Platinum Edition
 
Join Date: Jan 2000
Location: Next stop, Earth.
Posts: 3,262
I'm waiting for "Whatever happened to "Part 2" threads?, Pt. 2" to comment.
porieux is offline  
Old 12-18-07, 03:48 AM
  #3  
Banned by request
 
Supermallet's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2000
Location: Termite Terrace
Posts: 54,156
The Dark Knight discussion is already a part 2 thread.

(Sorry, I couldn't resist).
Supermallet is offline  
Old 12-18-07, 08:17 AM
  #4  
DVD Talk Special Edition
 
Join Date: Sep 1999
Location: Orlando, FL
Posts: 1,741
I never saw the point anyway since other sites using the same software have no apparent problems with massively long threads.
Kevin M. Dean is offline  
Old 12-18-07, 09:06 AM
  #5  
DVD Talk Legend
 
Mopower's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2001
Location: The Janitor's closet in Kinnick Stadium
Posts: 15,726
Originally Posted by Kevin M. Dean
I never saw the point anyway since other sites using the same software have no apparent problems with massively long threads.

How dare yo question it! How dare you!
Mopower is offline  
Old 12-20-07, 10:01 AM
  #6  
DVD Talk Godfather
 
The Bus's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2001
Location: New York
Posts: 54,863
I'm sure once Dark Knight comes out there will be an actual reviews thread.
The Bus is offline  
Old 12-20-07, 11:12 AM
  #7  
Enormous Genitals
 
Bandoman's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2000
Location: a small cottage on a cul de sac in the lower pits of hell.
Posts: 33,109
Luca$ sucks, LOTR was much better than SW.
Bandoman is offline  

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Archive Advertising Cookie Policy Privacy Statement Terms of Service

Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.