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Old 08-09-2016, 11:32 AM
 
Location: Maine
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Old 08-09-2016, 11:58 AM
 
Location: Born & Raised DC > Carolinas > Seattle > Denver
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Strong cast. I'm in.
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Old 08-09-2016, 12:15 PM
 
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Based on the story "Story of Your Life" written by Ted Chiang.


Interesting. Ditto on the cast.
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Old 08-09-2016, 12:43 PM
 
Location: Henderson, NV, U.S.A.
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Directed by Denis Villeneuve (Incendies (2010), Prisoners (2013), Enemy (2013), Sicario (2015)), I'm in.
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Old 08-09-2016, 12:43 PM
 
Location: Brooklyn,NY
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Strong cast. I'm in.
I agree. And an interesting story. This is cerebral Sci-Fi, Will be a thinking persons film. Don't think we will be seeing any laser battles in this.
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Old 10-02-2016, 07:30 PM
 
Location: Western MN
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Watched a trailer on youtube. This could be amusing.
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Old 10-02-2016, 10:20 PM
 
Location: West Los Angeles
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Is this a reboot of the Charlie Sheen one? I like that film somewhat.
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Old 10-03-2016, 06:14 AM
 
Location: Brooklyn,NY
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Is this a reboot of the Charlie Sheen one? I like that film somewhat.
Not a reboot, though that movie was a good one too. Early buzz about this film is that it has movie of the year potential.
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Old 10-03-2016, 11:28 AM
 
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I read a review on it by someone who's seen it (at one of the recent film festivals). Although the movie sounds somewhat silly, the cinematography looks fantastic in the trailer. And I have no doubt that the acting is really good. I look forward to seeing this film.

If you're curious:
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The aliens have multiple eyes and multiple tentacles, kind of like an octopus or a squid. They have come to earth to bring some type of knowledge to humans.
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Old 10-03-2016, 11:30 AM
 
Location: Born & Raised DC > Carolinas > Seattle > Denver
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Is this a reboot of the Charlie Sheen one? I like that film somewhat.
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