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NEW TRAILERS
(completely biased to my own taste)

SHUAN OF THE DEAD

All SPACED fans pay attention now, Simon Peggs movie has a trailer:
http://64.207.134.90/workingtitlefilms.com/index.php
Looks extreamly funny to me

To get to the trailer go to news and select shuan of the dead.

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And possible the best film to feature giant flying robots:

SKY CAPTAIN AND THE WORLD OF TOMMOROW!

http://www.apple.com/trailers/paramo...rldoftomorrow/

An interesting film this, designed completely as a brand new
old fashioned Sci-Fi.
Completely filmed on blue screen using a low-tech but stylish set of CGI, it really has a unique look to it.
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OMGOMGOMG!!!!!
I wanna see that movie!!!!

That is soooooooo going to rule
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Old 2004-01-17, 15:40
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Yes it is

Its rather odd choice of music for the trailer though, do they think people wont notice its stolen?
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New Trailers People might be interested in:

Kill Bill Vol 2:
http://www.apple.com/trailers/mirama...ill/volume_II/

Van Helsing:
http://www.apple.com/trailers/universal/van_helsing/

A pixar short:
http://www.apple.com/trailers/pixar/boundin/

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Incidently, Pixar have confirmed they are splitting up with disney.
They still got co-developed films in development (Cars & The Incredables), but after that they are going it alone.

Is it just me, or does anyone else see the Grim Ripper next to Disney films?
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Old 2004-03-01, 00:29
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A very neat commericial:

http://www.irobotnow.com/videoclip.html



Spoiler:
Ok, its actualy a film trailer for "i-robot", based on a story by Asimov and directed by the guy that did Dark City
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Disregarding the spoiler, I will use this thread as a chance to post a very funny comercial I saw a bit ago posted in another forum:

I feel GREEAT!
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Updated, much better Shuan of the Dead trailer (finaly, decent quality!)

http://www.themoviebox.net/movies/20...iler-page.html

New Harry Potter one:
http://www.skymovies.com/skymovies/v...2-high,00.html

(well, more of a remix)
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New Shrek 2:
http://www.apple.com/trailers/dreamw...2_qt_ogre.html

Pretty good one, imo.
Dispite the identical page, it is a new trailer.
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Looks pretty good although I still wonder if a sequel is required.
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I thought that too, but it worked well for Toy Story.
Shrek has a really cool universe.
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I-Robot proper trailer:

http://www.apple.com/trailers/fox/i_...deo_large.html

Ok, im a bit disspointed
After the excelently witty treaser trailer, this is a bit of a let down.
Is it all Will-Smithy, which is wrong. (Susan Calvin in Asimovs storys had the stronger charecter as a robot physcitrists, but it looks like they have played down her part...)

Also from the trailer at least it looks like they have destroyed Asimovs vision.
The 3 Laws in asimovs books were absolute...there was no breaking of them. They wernt a casual plot element to be disgarding like a rag.

I still have high hopes of the film.
Maybe the plot does tie into Asimovs vision, maybe there is a neat plot explanation.
I hopeso
If this film is a success, maybe, just maybe, they will make the original epic sci-fi, Foundation into a set of films.....

I do like the design for the robots though, quite unique and well imagined.

Also, I noticed they used the Matrix Revolutions music thoughout the trailer.
Its a good piece of music, i just hope they arnt trying to associate themselfs with the Matrix. (after all, the trailer makes it look like the plots could fit....)



Anyway, watch the trailer and see what you think
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Wow, I love that Shrek 2 trailer.
What I hate with trailers of comedy movies is that they usually have all good jokes within the trailer. I hope that's not the case with Shrek 2.
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I am looking forward to those three movies, and also Home On The Range, The Lion, the Witch & the Wardrope (Live action) and The Day After Tomorrow
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Are they doing The Lion, the Witch & the Wardrope first though?
I know they are doing all the Nania books, but are they doing them in chronological story order, or written order?

The Day After Tomorrow has a really cool poster, but I think its just going to turn out to be a cheesy dissater movie
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Wow, I love that Shrek 2 trailer.
What I hate with trailers of comedy movies is that they usually have all good jokes within the trailer. I hope that's not the case with Shrek 2.
I think that the best jokes of 'Bruce Almighty' were in the trailer but I did like the Shrek 2 one still:

"Puss ... in boots!"
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I like the fact he is voiced by Zorro
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New proper Shaun of the Dead trailer:
http://homepages.manx.net/homepages/...ad_new_med.mov
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Well lots of those films look too unoriginal imo, be they action movies or comedies.....

I'm rather looking forward too FF7-AC, latest trailers here :
http://www.adventchildren.net/ff7ac/media/movies.htm

If the scripter doesnt play dumb, with the great Tetsuya Nomura leading the staff, it may be an AWESOME piece of movie
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Unoriginal???

Shaun of the Dead....

What other Romatic Zombie Comadys have you seen then?

World Of Tommorow...a 60's style Sci-Fi with giant flying robots...err..nope havnt seen anything like that.

IROBOT might look a bit cliché, but (like LotR) the book was the source of a lot
of what has become clichés. Asimov is the source of not only most of the Sci-Fi in the world, but quite a lot of the actual science he predicted too.
It remains to be seen how true to the book the film is though.
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Asimov is the source of not only most of the Sci-Fi in the world, but quite a lot of the actual science he predicted too.
For me, Asimov is like the the Godfather of sci-fi, inspiring God-knows how many ideas in any and every form of sci-fi. It is his works (well one of them) which inspired the holoponor on Futurama.
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Yes, I thought so when i saw that in futurama

In one of his books, about 60 years ago, he talked of an advanced device on a spaceship that contained a map of the universe. You could rotate and display, zoom ect to help you plot course's.

Celestia ?
www.shatters.net/celestia/
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Well the robbots are the exact copy of the ones in "Castle of Laputa" but indeed mixing them with a Crimson Skies' ambiance isnt common. I rather thought to comedies like Garfield (it looks so much like Stuart Little - I'm pretty sure they wont manage to honor the true great Garfield) or action movies like irobots. Of course Asimov is surely the source of all that, but anyway his film is now like destroyed by the amount of copies that have already been released.
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The newst Garfield trailer is here:
http://www.apple.com/trailers/fox/garfield/trailer/
To be honest, its looking worse and worse to me
I quite like Bull Murry doing the voice, but i simply dont find it funny. (except the elvis bit)
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As for IRobot, it all depends how true it is to Asimovs work.
I loved Dark City, and its directed by the same guy, but that wont help the story if they have taken too many liberties with Asimovs universe.

If its successfull, there is a chance for the epic Foundation to be made into a series of films. That easily has the potential to be the next generations star wars...but only if the books are handeled with respect.

oh, and you really should give Shaun of the Dead a try:
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