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immortal_zeus 06-06-03 06:05 PM

Anybody watch the MTV Movie Awards?
 
I have to say that I was really disappointed with the parodies (or lack thereof). The parodies are usually the main reason I watch the show (that, and the hotties). Also I was saddened by the absence of Triumph.

Speaking of Triumph, what was up with Eminem's 2nd acceptance speech? I think it was the Best Male category. He was like singing or some crap. I totally didn't understand that. :confused:

I liked most of the performances, especially t.A.t.U., although their performance seemed to be a mix of live singing and lip-syncing...but mostly lip-syncing. 50 Cent was good.

All in all, I think this was one of the worst MTV Movie Awards in recent memory. It just seemed so pedestrian. The comic theme was pretty cool and the little cartoon blurbs right before the introduction of the nominees were sometimes funny, but I think the show was lacking. Maybe it was because of Seann William Scott and Justin Timberlake?

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Jeremy517 06-06-03 06:12 PM

There is a large discussion going on in the Movie Talk forum. http://www.dvdtalk.com/forum/showthr...hreadid=297198

Blaster1 06-07-03 04:55 AM

The second Eminem speech was taken from the show Crank Yankers. They have a character called Special Ed who calls people on the phone and just repeats stuff over and over. I agree that the sketches weren't very good in this.

quashmonger 06-07-03 12:41 PM

They should do the show live -- so as to add some element of danger or excitement to what has become an overly-hyped, overly-staged event.

immortal_zeus 06-07-03 03:24 PM


Originally posted by quashmonger
They should do the show live -- so as to add some element of danger or excitement to what has become an overly-hyped, overly-staged event.
In the past it was live, wasn't it? I think they stopped doing it this year because of incidents like last year's Eminem/Moby/Triumph thing.

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immortal_zeus 06-07-03 03:25 PM


Originally posted by Blaster1
The second Eminem speech was taken from the show Crank Yankers. They have a character called Special Ed who calls people on the phone and just repeats stuff over and over. I agree that the sketches weren't very good in this.
Oh. Well that's obscure. Who watches Crank Yankers? :p

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BizRodian 06-07-03 10:07 PM

No I didn't, it's more annoying then a real award show.

Roto 06-09-03 10:39 AM

Re: Anybody watch the MTV Movie Awards?
 

Originally posted by immortal_zeus
Maybe it was because of Seann William Scott and Justin Timberlake?

That's why I didn't watch it. Weird choice for hosts.

Jackskeleton 06-09-03 11:36 AM

The choices for host were strange. Not my first pick but eh, they worked out alright.

The problem with doing it live.. kinda hard to work around Yoda's schedule. ;)

I'm sure they still needed to do a lot of the segments and if done live, it might have been a bit more entertaining, though we did see a lot of flubbs as it is.

RoQuEr 06-09-03 12:34 PM

didn't watch. What was the movie comedy sketch? Last years was spiderman, and 2 years ago was LOTR, what is this years?

Dead 06-09-03 01:35 PM


Originally posted by juiio
There is a large discussion going on in the Movie Talk forum. http://www.dvdtalk.com/forum/showthr...hreadid=297198

Let's keep all the discussion in that thread.


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