+- +-

+- User

Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
 
 
 
Forgot your password?

+- Site Stats

Members
Total Members: 137
Latest: Bushtree
New This Month: 0
New This Week: 0
New Today: 0
Stats
Total Posts: 102320
Total Topics: 4118
Most Online Today: 2
Most Online Ever: 55
(April 18, 2016, 06:09:38 pm)
Users Online
Members: 0
Guests: 0
Total: 0

Poll

Assassin's Creed ranks...

Great (9-10)
0 (0%)
Good (7-8)
1 (33.3%)
Average (4-6)
2 (66.7%)
Poor (2-3)
0 (0%)
Anus of Cinema (0-1)
0 (0%)

Total Members Voted: 3

Author Topic: Assassin's Creed  (Read 505 times)

Cutler de Chateau

  • Global Moderator
  • Jeff Goldblum
  • ******
  • Posts: 7824
  • Head of Music News Operations at John Tyler News
Re: Assassin's Creed
« Reply #20 on: December 21, 2016, 05:08:40 pm »
Is anyone getting this awful Christmas ad for this film pop up everywhere?

Suspect #1

  • Nicolas Cage
  • ******
  • Posts: 3616
  • Hello
  • Location: My couch
Re: Assassin's Creed
« Reply #21 on: December 21, 2016, 05:10:40 pm »
Is anyone getting this awful Christmas ad for this film pop up everywhere?

I saw it.  It's hilarious.  I love how it says "Share the Joy" and "Feel the Love" in between shots of people being killed.
Goodbye!

Robert Neville

  • Administrator
  • Ed Norton
  • ******
  • Posts: 1590
Re: Assassin's Creed
« Reply #22 on: December 22, 2016, 11:36:24 am »
David Ehrlich (who wrote the review for Assassin's Creed) is actually a really good critic.  I doubt he'd sanitize his opinions to deal with fanboys.  I think he just genuinely enjoyed the film.

It seems like he's a Letterboxd patron as well. He also liked this movie more than both Passengers AND Live by Night. Caleb is going to LOVE his review of the latter:

every movie ben affleck directs is a little bit worse than the last one, which i guess means he's *right on schedule* for his next gig to be a batman movie in the DC cinematic universe.

but even ARGO, for all its problems, was passable entertainment. this is an embarrassment. like someone watched MILLER'S CROSSING and thought "what would happen if we pulled that movie apart at the seams and made it 240% dumber?"

LIVE BY NIGHT is what would happen

Suspect #1

  • Nicolas Cage
  • ******
  • Posts: 3616
  • Hello
  • Location: My couch
Re: Assassin's Creed
« Reply #23 on: December 22, 2016, 11:51:54 am »
David Ehrlich (who wrote the review for Assassin's Creed) is actually a really good critic.  I doubt he'd sanitize his opinions to deal with fanboys.  I think he just genuinely enjoyed the film.

It seems like he's a Letterboxd patron as well. He also liked this movie more than both Passengers AND Live by Night. Caleb is going to LOVE his review of the latter:

every movie ben affleck directs is a little bit worse than the last one, which i guess means he's *right on schedule* for his next gig to be a batman movie in the DC cinematic universe.

but even ARGO, for all its problems, was passable entertainment. this is an embarrassment. like someone watched MILLER'S CROSSING and thought "what would happen if we pulled that movie apart at the seams and made it 240% dumber?"

LIVE BY NIGHT is what would happen


Yeah I follow him on Letterboxd too.  He's brutally honest and hilarious in his reviews.
Goodbye!

Diego Tutweiller

  • Administrator
  • Jeff Goldblum
  • ******
  • Posts: 4955
  • It's all over now, baby blue...
  • Location: Nice try, NSA
Re: Assassin's Creed
« Reply #24 on: December 23, 2016, 02:08:13 am »
This movie was good, but I'm confused as to how it fits into the National Treasure/Da Vinci Code cinematic universe.

Catbus!

  • Tom Cruise
  • ****
  • Posts: 1390
  • I should ride in front.
Re: Assassin's Creed
« Reply #25 on: December 23, 2016, 04:31:51 am »
Assassin's Crud, amirite? Amirite?

(Silence)


You know, the thing about white people and cats...

Suspect #1

  • Nicolas Cage
  • ******
  • Posts: 3616
  • Hello
  • Location: My couch
Re: Assassin's Creed
« Reply #26 on: December 23, 2016, 07:34:26 am »
This movie was good, but I'm confused as to how it fits into the National Treasure/Da Vinci Code cinematic universe.

Wait, did you actually see it?
Goodbye!
Agree Agree x 2 View List

Diego Tutweiller

  • Administrator
  • Jeff Goldblum
  • ******
  • Posts: 4955
  • It's all over now, baby blue...
  • Location: Nice try, NSA
Re: Assassin's Creed
« Reply #27 on: December 24, 2016, 02:26:51 am »
This movie was good, but I'm confused as to how it fits into the National Treasure/Da Vinci Code cinematic universe.

Wait, did you actually see it?

Yeah. A friend of mine owed me money so he said he'd pay me back with a movie ticket and popcorn.

4/10 film. Had a lot of solid belly laughs.
Informative Informative x 2 View List

J. Kashmir

  • Jeff Goldblum
  • ******
  • Posts: 5662
  • Upon us all a little rain must fall
Re: Assassin's Creed
« Reply #28 on: December 24, 2016, 12:36:37 pm »
This movie was good, but I'm confused as to how it fits into the National Treasure/Da Vinci Code cinematic universe.

Wait, did you actually see it?

Yeah. A friend of mine owed me money so he said he'd pay me back with a movie ticket and popcorn.

4/10 film. Had a lot of solid belly laughs.
How was Fassbender?

Diego Tutweiller

  • Administrator
  • Jeff Goldblum
  • ******
  • Posts: 4955
  • It's all over now, baby blue...
  • Location: Nice try, NSA
Re: Assassin's Creed
« Reply #29 on: December 24, 2016, 01:57:11 pm »
This movie was good, but I'm confused as to how it fits into the National Treasure/Da Vinci Code cinematic universe.

Wait, did you actually see it?

Yeah. A friend of mine owed me money so he said he'd pay me back with a movie ticket and popcorn.

4/10 film. Had a lot of solid belly laughs.
How was Fassbender?

He gave it his all, to his credit. Sadly, most of his performance consisted either of screaming or parkour. And the action scenes were horribly done. It's like they had no budget for CGI, so they put a lot of weird lighting, smoke, and fog in the audience's face so we couldn't tell what was happening.

Jed Groff

  • Shia LaBeouf
  • **
  • Posts: 574
  • Let it sleep
Re: Assassin's Creed
« Reply #30 on: January 01, 2017, 10:45:49 pm »
Not a bad film, tbh.
Disagree Disagree x 1 View List

 

+- Hot Topics

THE OFFICIAL MOVIE WATCHING THREAD by John Tyler
Today at 02:37:19 am

Geostorm by Cutler de Chateau
October 18, 2017, 09:59:50 pm

The Movie Pitch Thread by Diego Tutweiller
October 18, 2017, 08:00:08 pm

41 minutes until ah... It Follows by Jeffblum
October 18, 2017, 05:16:06 pm

The Movie/TV Facts Thread by John Tyler
October 18, 2017, 08:23:37 am

The Official Movie Trailer/TV Spot Watching Thread by John Tyler
October 18, 2017, 08:10:05 am

Tut's Tutillating Reviews™: The Return by Diego Tutweiller
October 15, 2017, 08:43:58 pm

The AFI Top 100 Master Thread by J. Kashmir
October 15, 2017, 11:07:43 am

THE TV SHOW WATCHING THREAD!! by John Tyler
October 15, 2017, 09:23:34 am

Game of Thrones by Diego Tutweiller
October 14, 2017, 01:58:09 am

Official Star Wars Discussion Thread by Cutler de Chateau
October 12, 2017, 03:31:34 pm

The Movie/TV Alternative Facts Thread by J. Kashmir
October 11, 2017, 10:42:37 pm

Blade Runner 2049 by J. Kashmir
October 10, 2017, 12:24:09 am

Metastasis: The Mexican Breaking Bad by Jeffblum
October 09, 2017, 08:08:19 am

Characters you relate to by Diego Tutweiller
October 09, 2017, 01:21:58 am