Dark City Re-release

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Dark City Re-release

Postby Omphalos » Thu Apr 10, 2008 10:17 am

According to this page, someone is redoing the effects and re-releasing this hated-or-loved film from the late 1990's. I was not too impressed with the original, but I will give it a shot.
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Postby SandChigger » Thu Apr 10, 2008 11:12 am

I like it well enough...although I'm not quite sure I've ever seen the whole thing from start to finish in one sitting. :shock:

(Seems like I always find it on from about the last hour or half, or start to watch it and have to leave to do something, etc. I have seen ALL of it, tho. ;) )

Not sure why the effects have to be redone, though.

(Haven't read the link yet.)
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Postby Omphalos » Thu Apr 10, 2008 12:32 pm

I liked the movie right up until the end, where the main character discovers that he has this mental uber-mental power that makes him stronger than the bad-guys, only he didn't know it. :roll: :roll:

Great movie up til then though. Then it turns into a KJA book.
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Postby SandChigger » Thu Apr 10, 2008 8:59 pm

Only without the midget metamorphosis. :D
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Postby Omphalos » Thu Apr 10, 2008 9:52 pm

SandChigger wrote:Only without the midget metamorphosis. :D


I dunno. Rufus Sewell and Kiefer Sutherland are in it. :P
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Postby SandChigger » Fri Apr 11, 2008 2:37 am

Zing! ;)
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Postby Robspierre » Sat Apr 12, 2008 12:01 am

I enjoyed it, the commentaries on the disk were quite interesting, especially the Ebert one which was based on the frame by frame break down he did of the movie with film students and fans.

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Postby Liege-Killer » Sat Apr 12, 2008 9:09 am

I saw this in the theater when it was released. But hell, a decade is too long ago for me to remember much detail. I just remember thinking it was really bizarre, almost too bizarre to bear, but I also remember walking out of the theater feeling there was something brilliant about it. Maybe I'll watch it again sometime and see how I feel about it now.
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