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Old 12-26-08, 03:27 AM
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What is the Scariest World ever Created in a Movie ?

In what movie do you think had the most scariest world created ?

you can name two

One world totally not grounded in any possibly reality

One world which has some grounding in reality
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Old 12-26-08, 07:47 AM
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Inside a psychotic's mind in The Cell.
The town in It's a Good Life! I think it was a Twilight Zone episode.

For another planet, the Krell world in Forbidden Planet.
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One world totally not grounded in any possibly reality - WONDERLAND

One world which has some grounding in reality - George Orwell's 1984
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Old 12-26-08, 08:01 AM
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One world totally not grounded in any possibly reality - Alien

One world which has some grounding in reality - Jaws
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Old 12-26-08, 10:04 AM
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Both categories seem to fit for me with "Brazil"
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In The Mouth Of Madness... *shivers*
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Old 12-26-08, 10:36 AM
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Originally Posted by Matt Millheiser View Post
In The Mouth Of Madness... *shivers*



Good answer.
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One world totally not grounded in any possibly reality
Equilibrium


One world which has some grounding in reality
W.
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Old 12-26-08, 11:42 AM
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One world totally not grounded in any possibly reality

The Neverending Story

The part where Atreyu is walking down sand, and there two huge "greek" like statues guarding the entry and he has to get through. I found it scary, the statues were scary as well as the music and atmosphere.

The other part is when he is battling snow in a huge snow storm and he looks into a cave and he sees himself.

One world which has some grounding in reality

The Matrix

Because it feels sometimes that we are controlled somehow.
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Old 12-26-08, 11:48 AM
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Twelve Monkeys had both worlds in one movie. The world Bruce Willis travels back to is almost as bleak as the one he left.
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"Dark City"...created a very spooky, dreary world devoid of color that always ruminates with me. not really grounded in reality, but anything is possible.

"Dawn of the Dead" (78)...1) always makes me think what if we lived in a world littered with actual zombies and that it becomes a way of life, always there and growing like a virus everyday and you never know when and if you could become one and you have to watch your back every single second.

2) then the grounded in reality that we live in such a materialistic world and i very much add to that almost everyday, shamefully!
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Old 12-26-08, 12:18 PM
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Not sure about scariest ever but Pan's Labyrinth is pretty freaky.
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Though first from a video game, Silent Hill is a town I'd avoid ...
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Children of Men. It actually seems plausible and that is what makes it scary.
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The end of Pulse.
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Old 12-26-08, 06:35 PM
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Originally Posted by JarJar Fett View Post
Children of Men. It actually seems plausible and that is what makes it scary.
That's one I thought of as well. I'd go with good ol' Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory. If kids only knew half of what was going on they'd probably be fucked up for a good while once they came to the realizations. Just when you think you're at your safest and funnest moment ..... WHAMMM!!!

The perfect society of Gattaca always bugged me as well.

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Oz, in general.
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Twelve Monkeys had both worlds in one movie. The world Bruce Willis travels back to is almost as bleak as the one he left.
This would be mine as well.
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Grounded in reality-Texas Chainsaw Massacre
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Old 12-26-08, 08:35 PM
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Originally Posted by scott1598 View Post
"Dark City"...created a very spooky, dreary world devoid of color that always ruminates with me. not really grounded in reality, but anything is possible.!
this was the first one that came to mind for me.
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IDIOCRACY for sure.

then I'd say

The Crow
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Old 12-26-08, 11:05 PM
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Originally Posted by ruddiger_718 View Post
Both categories seem to fit for me with "Brazil"
I gotta agree. There's something very unsettling about all the clutter and tubes and vents that just make that world completely unnerving.


I'll add Eraserhead - That world is so darn creepy!
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