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Epic Star Wars : The Phantom Menance review in 7 parts

Old 12-28-09, 11:48 AM
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Epic Star Wars : The Phantom Menance review in 7 parts

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Re: Epic Star Wars : The Phantom Menance review in 7 parts

Even though I hate this movie as much as the next guy, it would take a jedi mind trick for me to watch 70 minutes of some douche complain about it.
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This is almost a 70min intro to film school and screen writing. It is weird and funny but he also makes great points.
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Re: Epic Star Wars : The Phantom Menance review in 7 parts

I thought it was great. Funny, insane, and as Ringo2000 said, makes great points.
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Re: Epic Star Wars : The Phantom Menance review in 7 parts

The guy's Star Trek reviews are even better.
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Re: Epic Star Wars : The Phantom Menance review in 7 parts

I only watched the first part but it was pretty damn entertaining. It's put together with a lot more technical skill and creativity then I might have expected.
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Re: Epic Star Wars : The Phantom Menance review in 7 parts

Originally Posted by Boba Fett View Post
The guy's Star Trek reviews are even better.
His review of Generations had me laughing so hard I was on the floor..

I HATE THIS!

THIS IS REVOLTING!

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I'm not really much of a Star Wars fan, but I found this very entertaining. He makes a lot of great points which I agree with - probably even more if I was more knowledgable about the whole Star Wars universe.
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This guy is a dumbass just like Confused Matthew. I grew with up with the OT and can barely get through them now except Empire (of course the best). I love the prequels, but they're unjustly treated like garbage.
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Re: Epic Star Wars : The Phantom Menance review in 7 parts

If he was a true Star Wars fan he would have made the review nine parts.
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Re: Epic Star Wars : The Phantom Menance review in 7 parts

Originally Posted by Moleman1138 View Post
This guy is a dumbass just like Confused Matthew. I grew with up with the OT and can barely get through them now except Empire (of course the best). I love the prequels, but they're unjustly treated like garbage.
I can't stand Confused Matthew. I saw his video for Stupid Voyager Episodes, which admittedly was pretty good, but the rest of his reviews are garbage. He's way too pretentious and in love with the sound of his own voice.
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Re: Epic Star Wars : The Phantom Menance review in 7 parts

Originally Posted by The Infidel View Post
If he was a true Star Wars fan he would have made the review nine parts.
He planned to make it that way from the beginning, but the last two parts ended up being covered by novels.
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He planned to make it that way from the beginning, but the last two parts ended up being covered by novels.
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Re: Epic Star Wars : The Phantom Menance review in 7 parts

That was pretty funny and true...
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Re: Epic Star Wars : The Phantom Menance review in 7 parts

That was great in part one when they were having people describe the characters from the orginal and the new ones.
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Okay, I watched the first minute and it was hysterical. I'm in for the long haul...
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Re: Epic Star Wars : The Phantom Menance review in 7 parts

That wasn't very funny, and that guy's voice is enough to put me to sleep.
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Re: Epic Star Wars : The Phantom Menance review in 7 parts

the only thing more annoying than Jar Jar is that douche's voice
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Saw these last week. They were definitely worth the ~65 minute investment to watch.
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I really didn't get it. Wasn't a fan of the Buffalo Bill-like narration and couldn't really laugh at it. Does it get funnier?
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I think all of this guy's reviews (he reviewed all Next Gen Star Trek movies too) are spot on and awesome.
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Re: Epic Star Wars : The Phantom Menance review in 7 parts

This looks like it might be really fun but who can stand listening to his guys voice.

It reminds me of when George had the risk management textbook on tape.
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I have only watched part 7 as that kinda sums up the whole movie and what went wrong, and I pretty much agree with him on most points.

The most interesting thing (I still can't believe Lucas allowed this to be released on the Episode I Documentary DVD) was all them watching the first rough cut, and the look of shock on their faces after the film was done.

Rick McCallum looked like a zombie thinking, "This is it???" Ben Burtt was the only one challenging Lucas, as he was the only one left from the Original Trilogy who was Lucas's age.

Lucas says, "Boggles the mind...." referring to the ending, and where they can go from there. That pretty much sums up how I feel about Episode I and the Prequel Trilogy, it boggles the mind how they fuck up the movies THAT much.
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Re: Epic Star Wars : The Phantom Menance review in 7 parts

This guy is a genius. Is that his real voice? I thought he was just acting because he's pretending to be an 80-year old dude.

I thought I hated the prequels, but now I really can't stand them. George Lucas is one of the worst directors ever. I would like to see Uwe Boll do a children's movie - it might be on the same level or even better than a Lucas film.

Well, kids like the new prequels, which is no big deal. After all, the Star Wars movies are all childrens movies.
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Originally Posted by toddly6666 View Post
This guy is a genius. Is that his real voice? I thought he was just acting because he's pretending to be an 80-year old dude.
There are multiple voices throughout the review. I am assuming they are all the same guy, and that's not his real voice.

Qualms about the presentation aside, it's a pretty good run-down of the numerous faults with the film. I hope he does the other parts of the trilogy.

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