Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 27

Thread: Predators

  1. #1
    Legend
    Points: 166,889, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 39.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    The_Architect's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Focus Town
    Posts
    11,347
    Points
    166,889
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 230
    Given: 888

    Thumbs up Predators

    Freaking rules, anyone else see it this weekend?


    While on live TV, Ford used a vulgar term to describe a private part of the female anatomy, adding that he was “happily married” and “got more than enough to eat at home.”

  2. #2
    Legend
    Points: 385,722, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 13.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    bos's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    23,593
    Points
    385,722
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 412
    Given: 284

    Re: Predators

    I have been laughing at the negative reviews. Its like these folks were expecting a award winning alien adventure. The first one was great because it was a campy thriller. I want to see this but may wait till the cheap seats here. Im broke.



  3. #3
    Speechless
    Points: 857,363, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 46.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    CycloneErik's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Jamerica
    Posts
    55,095
    Points
    857,363
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,312
    Given: 1,142

    Re: Predators

    Quote Originally Posted by bos View Post
    I have been laughing at the negative reviews. Its like these folks were expecting a award winning alien adventure. The first one was great because it was a campy thriller. I want to see this but may wait till the cheap seats here. Im broke.
    I'm really curious about it. I'm thinking of seeing it.

    I also like to hear critics complain about the acting in a movie like Mortal Kombat. How deep did they think the characters were? They were characters in a two-dimensional game from the time when stories weren't as big a deal in games as they are now.


    Since we are an elite team now, let's go get that One Cyclone Moment.
    Make this one for the ages!




    http://rememberingdoria.wordpress.com/

  4. #4
    Starter
    Points: 12,616, Level: 33
    Level completed: 96%, Points required for next Level: 34
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    clonefreek's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Location
    ames
    Posts
    657
    Points
    12,616
    Level
    33
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 9
    Given: 3

    Re: Predators

    I thought the ending sucked, intruduced some new **** but they copied the original a lot. I would give it a 5 out of ten



  5. #5
    Pro
    Points: 25,009, Level: 48
    Level completed: 46%, Points required for next Level: 541
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    southern iowa
    Posts
    2,569
    Points
    25,009
    Level
    48
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 27
    Given: 70

    Re: Predators

    Good to hear, I enjoy the Predator movies.


    Go Cyclones!!

  6. #6
    Legend
    Points: 166,889, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 39.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    The_Architect's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Focus Town
    Posts
    11,347
    Points
    166,889
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 230
    Given: 888

    Re: Predators

    There are several nods to the original including some sayings. I thought a couple parts were a little cheesy but overall it was a great action/monster flick.


    While on live TV, Ford used a vulgar term to describe a private part of the female anatomy, adding that he was “happily married” and “got more than enough to eat at home.”

  7. #7
    Rookie
    Points: 5,839, Level: 22
    Level completed: 58%, Points required for next Level: 211
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran5000 Experience Points
    eastman's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Location
    Tampa
    Posts
    411
    Points
    5,839
    Level
    22
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Predators

    i likey i give it 4 out of 5...



  8. #8
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 49,581, Level: 68
    Level completed: 88%, Points required for next Level: 169
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran25000 Experience Points
    SuperCy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Location
    Smallville/Metropolis
    Posts
    3,880
    Points
    49,581
    Level
    68
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2
    Given: 0

    Re: Predators

    OK, is this a prequel, sequel, a reboot or is it supposed to stand alone from those other movies?



    What ever happened to truth, justice and the American Way?

  9. #9
    Starter
    Points: 12,616, Level: 33
    Level completed: 96%, Points required for next Level: 34
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    clonefreek's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Location
    ames
    Posts
    657
    Points
    12,616
    Level
    33
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 9
    Given: 3

    Re: Predators

    I would say its a sequel



  10. #10
    Legend
    Points: 385,722, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 13.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    bos's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    23,593
    Points
    385,722
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 412
    Given: 284

    Re: Predators

    Quote Originally Posted by SuperCy View Post
    OK, is this a prequel, sequel, a reboot or is it supposed to stand alone from those other movies?

    Sequel to the original without P2 ever existing.



  11. #11
    Prospect
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Location
    Ankeny, IA
    Posts
    23
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Predators

    Quote Originally Posted by SuperCy View Post
    OK, is this a prequel, sequel, a reboot or is it supposed to stand alone from those other movies?
    The way I understand it, it's a sequel to the original Predator as it references that movie a couple of times (so I've read).

    Regardless of what the "critics" say, I can't wait to see it.



  12. #12
    Legend
    Points: 166,889, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 39.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    The_Architect's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Focus Town
    Posts
    11,347
    Points
    166,889
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 230
    Given: 888

    Re: Predators

    Quote Originally Posted by bos View Post
    Sequel to the original without P2 ever existing.
    It only referenced Predator 1, but didnt do anything to dispel Predator 2 - just no references to it. It completely ignores both AVP movies however.


    While on live TV, Ford used a vulgar term to describe a private part of the female anatomy, adding that he was “happily married” and “got more than enough to eat at home.”

  13. #13
    Legend
    Points: 385,722, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 13.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    bos's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    23,593
    Points
    385,722
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 412
    Given: 284

    Re: Predators

    Quote Originally Posted by The_Architect View Post
    It only referenced Predator 1, but didnt do anything to dispel Predator 2 - just no references to it. It completely ignores both AVP movies however.

    Im just repeating what Rodriguez said about it.



  14. #14
    Legend
    Points: 166,889, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 39.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    The_Architect's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Focus Town
    Posts
    11,347
    Points
    166,889
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 230
    Given: 888

    Re: Predators

    Speaking of AVP, both of them were on back to back on F/X last night so I of course watched them.


    While on live TV, Ford used a vulgar term to describe a private part of the female anatomy, adding that he was “happily married” and “got more than enough to eat at home.”

  15. #15
    Legend
    Points: 385,722, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 13.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    bos's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    23,593
    Points
    385,722
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 412
    Given: 284

    Re: Predators

    Quote Originally Posted by The_Architect View Post
    Speaking of AVP, both of them were on back to back on F/X last night so I of course watched them.

    The first one wasnt great, but I thought the 2nd was awful.



Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • Football
  • Iowa State vs. North Dakota State
  • August 30, 2014
  • 11:00 AM