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Re: Official Movie Thread
« Reply #1530 on: June 10, 2013, 12:34 PM »
Wow, do that many people buy pre-sale tickets?  I would think this is just a small fraction of the opening weekend ticket sales.

I only buy if there's a chance the movie will sell out (IM3, for example).  I'm not sure what the overall percentage of sales might be, but it's high enough to be an accurate gauge.
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« Reply #1531 on: June 10, 2013, 12:41 PM »
Wow, do that many people buy pre-sale tickets? 

I think it's becoming more popular especially seeing Fandango advertising advanced sales for blockbusters lately.  Heck, you would think a film like "Gatsby" wouldn't be sold out but it was.  I think it's the idea of reserving your ticket now instead of waiting in line for minutes and be disappointed you didn't make it in.

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Re: Official Movie Thread
« Reply #1532 on: June 10, 2013, 12:45 PM »
I know that WM have a ticket pre-sell for an advanced (7pm) showing on Thursday. Not sure if you can still get them at this point though.
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« Reply #1533 on: June 19, 2013, 01:23 PM »
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Re: Official Movie Thread
« Reply #1534 on: June 21, 2013, 03:39 PM »
Saw Monsters University this morning. Fun stuff, with virtually everyone from the first movie making an appearance at some point. Make sure to stay after the credits!

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Re: Official Movie Thread
« Reply #1535 on: July 10, 2013, 12:16 AM »
If anyone is looking for an excellent Science Fiction movie, check out Europa Report.  It's sort of a found footage type movie, more akin to District 9's style...it even has Sharlto Copely in it, but it's well done overall.

It's out on Demand now with a theatrical release due sometime next month.
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Re: Official Movie Thread
« Reply #1536 on: July 30, 2013, 10:29 AM »
Highly recommend The Raid:Redemption playing now on Encore I think. Police strike team leads all-out assault on inner city high rise under the control of a ruthless drug lord. The mayhem escalates from floor to floor, as the strike team battles the various bloodthirsty tenants on their way up, using guns, knives, fists, and explosives to unleash an unreal level of mayhem.

The climactic battle between three of the key characters at the end is one of the most brutal, extended fight sequences ever filmed this side of They Live. Seriously, it's that good.
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Re: Official Movie Thread
« Reply #1537 on: August 1, 2013, 05:36 PM »
The working title is "Unspecific Rim"  ;)

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Re: Official Movie Thread
« Reply #1538 on: August 1, 2013, 06:36 PM »
"Rim Shot?"


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Re: Official Movie Thread
« Reply #1539 on: August 1, 2013, 11:14 PM »
"Rim Jo..."  nah, probably shouldn't go there.
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Re: Official Movie Thread
« Reply #1540 on: August 2, 2013, 10:16 AM »
"Rim Jo..."  nah, probably shouldn't go there.

I was thinking something along the same lines, Bill.

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Re: Official Movie Thread
« Reply #1541 on: August 3, 2013, 11:55 PM »
Just watched G.I. Joe: Retaliation  What a piece of ****.
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Re: Official Movie Thread
« Reply #1542 on: August 4, 2013, 06:02 PM »
Just watched G.I. Joe: Retaliation  What a piece of ****.

Dude, I made the same mistake Friday night and you took the words right out of my mouth.

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Re: Official Movie Thread
« Reply #1543 on: August 4, 2013, 07:52 PM »
I saw The Conjuring today.  It was quite scary.  Legitimately.
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Re: Official Movie Thread
« Reply #1544 on: August 6, 2013, 08:05 PM »
Bruce Willis Out, Harrison Ford In For 'The Expendables 3'

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"WILLIS OUT," an obviously excited Stallone writes, "HARRISON FORD IN !!!! GREAT NEWS !!!!! Been waiting years for this!!!!"