29
Jun
09

Movie Review Time

Recently watched two movies. In my tradition of bringing you my opinion on the newest movies off the block, The Chronicles of Narnia : Prince Caspian. Also Watchmen.

Fist up is Caspian, which I found lurking in my sister’s pen drive.  Was meh. Full of Spanish people running around yelling “Why are you talking about the rain in Spain?!”. Or maybe I got something mixed up with My Fair Lady. Doesn’t make a difference anyway.

Then suddenly the conquistadors are running after Jason Mraz. Or at least what I imagine Jason Mraz to look like. Spanishey and all ‘My kingdom must be saved from my evil uncle! But wait till I save this damsel first. Stand in line for autographs’. After a whole lot of running around and impossible phenomena such as a teenager actually acting rational, there’s a huge battle with a lot of centaurs that look like they’re running on a treadmill. While in stilettos.

There’s a huge battle scene which could have been easily improved with a few DC characters. Maybe throw in the Hulk. The people were too full of honour so they didn’t show off their fighting skills to their true potential. And then suddenly they’re all in a train station and I went to sleep.

As for Watchmen, we went to see it at the Majestic. Sabby, Hijinx, Whacko, Sabby’s cousin and two generic ‘dudes’ cam along to keep me entertained in case the movie sucked. It did. If not for all the fighting, the sheer monotony of the thing would have killed us. Well, made us leave, at least. Actually, we DID want to leave. But whacko wanted to stay to see if he could spot the Night Owl naked. Yes, the Night Owl is a guy.

It dragged on for two and a half hours, sporadically bursting into a cool fight scene, but filling the rest of the time with corny action movie plot. Maybe you have to read the graphic novel to get it. Maybe you need a lobotomy. I don’t know. It was a waste of a bit of life.

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29 Responses to “Movie Review Time”


  1. June 29, 2009 at 12:21 pm

    Bored! Make it talks!!

  2. 15 chathuraw
    June 29, 2009 at 12:30 pm

    hmmm 😐

  3. June 29, 2009 at 1:43 pm

    bastard pancakes?

    also, isn’t the caspian movie kinda old?

  4. June 29, 2009 at 1:47 pm

    ohhhh! bastards for not inviting you along?

  5. June 29, 2009 at 1:59 pm

    @papareboy
    Boo hoo.

    @hijinx
    Caspian IS old. Very.
    And the pancakes are at a conference, can’t be reached.

  6. June 29, 2009 at 2:14 pm

    And I quote, ” In my tradition of bringing you my opinion on the newest movies off the block, The Chronicles of Narnia : Prince Caspian. Also Watchmen.” 😛

    And poor papareboy 😦

  7. June 29, 2009 at 2:22 pm

    i TOLD you to call papareboy. at least i asked why you didnt, seeing as you guys are best friends and all.. he’es right, ur a bastard

  8. June 29, 2009 at 2:33 pm

    😀 and jerry i was kidding abt u being a bastard.. you can stop sniffling now..


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