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1/25/2018 7:38:29 AM
Posted: 1/8/2006 9:57:12 PM EST
[Last Edit: 1/10/2006 9:28:38 AM EST by twonami]
Damn, what a depressing movie
Link Posted: 1/9/2006 9:12:07 AM EST

Originally Posted By twonami:
Damn, what a depressing movie



At least you didn't post the spoilers about the ending like the last person who started a thread on it did.
Link Posted: 1/9/2006 2:42:28 PM EST
possible spoilers

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Did you see it as pro-assisted suicide? I remember when it was in the news there were a lot of people all worked up about a movie that showed suicide in a good light. I didn't think it was "pro" anything at all. It was just a story about a couple of people in a super fucked up situation.

Link Posted: 1/9/2006 3:13:12 PM EST
damn that was a sad movie.....i almost cried
Link Posted: 1/9/2006 5:03:21 PM EST
[Last Edit: 1/11/2006 7:39:09 AM EST by WILSON]
Link Posted: 1/10/2006 8:10:44 AM EST

I liked it very, very much. Hillary Swank was a terrific actress playing a terrific character. Plus she is hot.



Link Posted: 1/10/2006 9:13:46 AM EST
I've had it since it came out on DVD, still haven't watched it. It's finally on my list though.
Link Posted: 1/10/2006 9:26:10 AM EST
I watched it this weekend on HBO, and it is an okay movie. Kind of slow paced in many parts, but the second half or so is just plain sad. A athelete that might have been a champion, a cheating opponent, an aged coach that couldn't move fast enough, and a big helping of "shit happens" make for one unhappy ending.

Personally, I prefer Pale Rider. At least we saw some serious ass kicking!

Link Posted: 1/11/2006 7:25:13 AM EST
Link Posted: 1/11/2006 7:39:24 AM EST
[Last Edit: 1/11/2006 7:43:34 AM EST by mr_wilson]
Even female professional boxing has rules, so the whole plot of the bs flick is bogus and based on the flawed concept that someone with a worse attitude than Mike Tyson could be a champion of the sport.

Only sheeple could enjoy such a Hollywood farce, IMO as intelligent folks recognize flawed plot lines far to easily.

Mike


E.T.A - I'd pick "Walk of the Penguins" any day of the week over that crap Hollywood passed off as entertainment......
Link Posted: 1/11/2006 10:16:17 AM EST
It was a great human interest movie...
Link Posted: 1/11/2006 10:53:22 AM EST

Originally Posted By PROFESSORCHAOS:
damn that was a sad movie.....i almost cried



Almost??? Are ya sure a tear or two didn't rolll down the cheek? Even if you didn't just say ya did so I dont feel so bad about the few that I wiped away. I was sooooooooooo pissed at the end.
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