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Windtalkers

Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by Confedneck79K30, Nov 26, 2006.

  1. Confedneck79K30

    Confedneck79K30 3/4 ton status

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    ok so its time for a serious thread

    if you havent seen it, its worth the rent... good flick
     
  2. Corey 78K5

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    I was disappointed, Cage gave a sh!tty performance and the historical aspect was lack luster to say the least.
    Two thumbs down.............
     
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    Can Can Pusher Man Staff Member Super Moderator

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    The story was cool, but the battle scenes seemed a little too "staged", IMHO. I compare every war movie to Saving Private Ryan, and most of other movies can't hold a candle to the way it was filmed.

    It's worth watching, though.
     
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    tRustyK5 Big meanie Staff Member Super Moderator GMOTM Winner Author

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    "We were Soldiers" was a much better flick IMO.

    rene
     
  5. Confedneck79K30

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    have to check it out then....
     
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    "Windtalkers" actually kind of sucked......................
     
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    I thought it kinda sucked, too. Interesting concept, but it actually made me realize what a bad actor Nicolas Cage actually is. Ever since I saw that movie, I notice how he's lame in everything.
     
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    You mean like Con Air and Face Off:rolleyes: :rolleyes:
     
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    Yeah. Con Air was really bad... Embarrassing bad...
     
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    The true story behind this would make a fantastic movie... I don't know why hollywood can take historical fact and make such a contrived and unbelievable mess out of it. The movie is ok to watch once, I wouldn't pay to do so however.
     
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    We were soldiers was an awesome movie.
     
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    Soldiers

    "we were soldiers was a pretty good flick, much better than Windtalkers. BUT they changed alot of the movie, like the entire ending. The book was great. I understand they couldn't cover the entire book , the movie would have been 6 hours.
     

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