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    Posted: October 22 2010 at 4:03pm
Of course not. Despite the reviews the Oscars and Golden Globes focus on other aspects. That's why sometimes the "Best Picture" Oscar nominees include a movie with 60-70% approval at RT, even though there were others with 90-100%. The Golden Globes could easily nominate an Apatow movie or something for "Best Picture-Comedy/Musical," but instead their priorities are the musicals, even if they're bad, like NINE.
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Post Options Post Options   Quote GTAHater767 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: October 22 2010 at 3:54pm
The reviews happened to be good at Rotten Tomatoes, but it was merely average at Metacritic. Definitely not one of ours, but don't count on it getting any Golden Globe nominations either.
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Post Options Post Options   Quote BurnHollywoodBurn Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: October 22 2010 at 3:53pm
No, I'm quite dry eyed. There's no doubt in my mind that there will be more movies to come. They had to find something to replace "Saw" with now that that franchise has come to an end.
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It appears this movie may be good. You know what that means, right? It will become a franchise(BHB cries)!  


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Post Options Post Options   Quote BurnHollywoodBurn Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: October 21 2010 at 2:11pm
Oh, so it's "mid-quel"? Well, in the first PA, there were those long gaps when Katie was just wandering around outside the house, so this might explain where she went and she did...  

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Post Options Post Options   Quote moviewizguy Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: October 21 2010 at 1:59pm
The reviews have pointed out this actually takes place ALONGSIDE the first film, and that it explains a lot of mysteries.  

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Post Options Post Options   Quote BurnHollywoodBurn Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: October 21 2010 at 1:49pm
Good article from Vits. Yes, the #1 and #2 lessons should be that this movie needs to be about a normal family and they should know NOTHING about the events of the first movie, not a bunch of social outcasts searching for Katie's body or what have you. Now rumor has it, Katie from the first movie is haunting their house or what not, so there's a minor clue what the story is about. But I don't know, I have that sinking feeling they are going to reach into a bag of gimmicks like more demon magic being used or shock value like the dog or baby being hurt, etc. That doesn't make for a good movie, just cheap and empty scares.
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I found this article called "5 Lessons P.A. 2 should learn from BLAIR WITCH 2":  

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Post Options Post Options   Quote BurnHollywoodBurn Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: October 16 2010 at 8:23pm
Well, this is a horror movie being released close to Halloween, so it will make some money...but I doubt it will be anywhere near the $190 million that the first one made!  

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Post Options Post Options   Quote GTAHater767 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: October 16 2010 at 8:11pm

This film better crash if we hope to have plenty of options for the 2010 RAZZIES!

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Post Options Post Options   Quote BurnHollywoodBurn Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: October 16 2010 at 7:39pm
Well, all the mega companies of America shipped their jobs overseas, so naturally, we can just have movies from other countries shipped over here!  

Originally posted by MiguelAntilsu

 
And Berrynoia, are you seriously considering tearing down Hollywood to build a superhighway?  Without Hollywood, there would be no movies (in this country at least); and without movies, there would be no Academy Awards or Razzie Awards.  What would we do then?

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This one's gonna crash.  I can see it.
 
And Berrynoia, are you seriously considering tearing down Hollywood to build a superhighway?  Without Hollywood, there would be no movies (in this country at least); and without movies, there would be no Academy Awards or Razzie Awards.  What would we do then?
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Post Options Post Options   Quote BurnHollywoodBurn Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: October 15 2010 at 8:36pm
That sounds like a good idea. It would probably supply more jobs and bring more money into the economy than any Hollywood studio could!  

Originally posted by Berrynoia

Maybe Hollywood needs to be torn down for a superhighway to an Indian casino?
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Post Options Post Options   Quote Berrynoia Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: October 13 2010 at 3:49pm
Did anyone watch the South Park episode where the Native Americans tried to demolish the town to build a highway?  They did the same thing betting a second time at the roulette table, only to lose the second time.  They still defended the town, though...maybe Hollywood needs to be torn down for a superhighway to an Indian casino?  

BTW, I have a feeling that people are going to expect this to be good on the basis that it is "Paranormal Activity" 2.  They might be in for a shock.  Better sound the alarm now and warn them about it.  

BTW again, I have a DVD of the first one, but I haven't watched it.  Maybe I should do that and see what is being insulted by Hollywood greed.
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Whoops! He should remember NOT to put the flash (camera setting) on near a mirror (there's a glow coming from the bathroom in the picture)
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Post Options Post Options   Quote BurnHollywoodBurn Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: October 12 2010 at 7:24pm
Great logic and example, GTAHater. I wish Miguel would think of such an example any time he runs to the aid of any and all sequels and remakes that I bash.  

Originally posted by GTAHater767

Say, for example, you took 10 Grand (all you could spare) to a roulette table and bet on 31 Black, then won. You'd receive over 360 Grand. Would you make the same bet again on 31 Black? If you could win 12 and a half Megadollars, but the odds of winning twice in a row were about 1,444 to 1, would you still make the bet?
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