Results 1 to 6 of 6
  1. #1
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 97,107, Level: 97
    Level completed: 3%, Points required for next Level: 1,943
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Posts
    4,223
    Points
    97,107
    Level
    97
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 42
    Given: 0

    Monument Men Movie? Anyone see it?

    Reviews are terrible, but sure looks interesting. Anyone see it?



  2. #2
    Starter
    Points: 21,727, Level: 45
    Level completed: 9%, Points required for next Level: 823
    Overall activity: 23.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    Cybirdy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    997
    Points
    21,727
    Level
    45
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 385
    Given: 698

    Re: Monument Men Movie? Anyone see it?

    My parents saw it and were not impressed. They said so much more could've been done with the story.



  3. #3
    All-Star
    Points: 49,948, Level: 69
    Level completed: 15%, Points required for next Level: 1,202
    Overall activity: 18.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    dahliaclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2007
    Location
    Minneapolis
    Posts
    1,447
    Points
    49,948
    Level
    69
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 192
    Given: 236

    Re: Monument Men Movie? Anyone see it?

    it's bad



  4. #4
    Rookie
    Points: 13,760, Level: 35
    Level completed: 59%, Points required for next Level: 290
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran10000 Experience Points
    clonefromNE's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    Lawrence
    Posts
    456
    Points
    13,760
    Level
    35
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1
    Given: 20

    Re: Monument Men Movie? Anyone see it?

    Read the book. The story of that group is truly remarkable.


    "You can observe a lot by watching" ~Yogi Berra

  5. #5
    Pro
    Points: 61,488, Level: 76
    Level completed: 90%, Points required for next Level: 162
    Overall activity: 16.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    acoustimac's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Location
    Lamoni, IA
    Posts
    2,499
    Points
    61,488
    Level
    76
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 149
    Given: 192

    Re: Monument Men Movie? Anyone see it?

    Went to it yesterday. Loved it. I'm a WWII nut and it was pretty accurate. Of course the story is deeper than any movie can cover. That's just tha nature of movies. Def entertaining.



  6. #6
    All-Star
    Points: 22,876, Level: 46
    Level completed: 33%, Points required for next Level: 674
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    HGPuck's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    1,314
    Points
    22,876
    Level
    46
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 82
    Given: 1

    Re: Monument Men Movie? Anyone see it?

    I haven't seen it yet, so I obviously have to preface it with that. But the audience reviews online actually aren't that bad. The reviewers don't like it and probably rightfully so. I think it is probably a case that with the story it is based on and the caliber of actors in it, it should have been much better. But if you take those expectations away it likely isn't a bad movie (still just an okay one though).

    Also, the book is very good.


    When all is said and done, more is said than done

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: ESPNews
  • Iowa State @ TCU
  • March 7, 2015
  • 07:30 PM