Amazon Prime

Lord of the Rings trilogy marathon "Extended Versions" in theaters

Discussion in 'The Bar' started by eliasbboy, Nov 6, 2012.

  1. eliasbboy

    eliasbboy Moderator Staff Member

    Reputations:
    69,667
    Joined:
    Aug 20, 2010
    Messages:
    26,493
    Likes Received:
    5,008
  2. gilaet

    gilaet keep walkin Staff Member

    Reputations:
    195,886
    Joined:
    Aug 23, 2010
    Messages:
    74,503
    Likes Received:
    9,643
    Ain't nobody got time for that!
     
  3. hidden dragon

    hidden dragon you are all crazy VIP

    Reputations:
    61,990
    Joined:
    Feb 10, 2012
    Messages:
    52,432
    Likes Received:
    6,894
    Nice

    I would so pay to see that.
     
  4. ZosoHitler

    ZosoHitler VIP Extreme Gold

    Reputations:
    12,463
    Joined:
    Sep 8, 2010
    Messages:
    9,249
    Likes Received:
    2,536
    Extended versions?! Jesus, that's like 14 hours.
     
  5. ZosoHitler

    ZosoHitler VIP Extreme Gold

    Reputations:
    12,463
    Joined:
    Sep 8, 2010
    Messages:
    9,249
    Likes Received:
    2,536
    That's like an all day thing. You would have to live at the theater. Sounds fun.
     
  6. ChuckZ

    ChuckZ Well-Known Member VIP

    Reputations:
    16,149
    Joined:
    Sep 18, 2010
    Messages:
    162,677
    Likes Received:
    9,225
    I'll pass, they were too long to begin with
     
  7. DrivenByDemons

    DrivenByDemons Strength Beyond Strength Staff Member

    Reputations:
    107,508
    Joined:
    Sep 16, 2010
    Messages:
    49,656
    Likes Received:
    16,080
    couldnt do it
     
  8. eliasbboy

    eliasbboy Moderator Staff Member

    Reputations:
    69,667
    Joined:
    Aug 20, 2010
    Messages:
    26,493
    Likes Received:
    5,008
    My ass hurts in those seats after a two hour movie. I'd need a transplant after that marathon. I'd maybe watch the Two Towers. Helm's Deep would be awesome as hell to see the extended version in the theater.

    That being said, I'm not going.
     
  9. Magnificent Mr. Hole

    Magnificent Mr. Hole VIP Extreme Gold

    Reputations:
    45,841
    Joined:
    Sep 22, 2010
    Messages:
    19,891
    Likes Received:
    3,574
    A lot of the extended running time was a super long credits scroll.
     
  10. Teabag

    Teabag The Apex

    Reputations:
    3,654
    Joined:
    Mar 16, 2012
    Messages:
    2,737
    Likes Received:
    411
    I enjoyed those films, but no way could I sit in a theater for that long.
     
  11. Shivvy

    Shivvy E-Legend Gold

    Reputations:
    66,430
    Joined:
    May 23, 2011
    Messages:
    75,134
    Likes Received:
    6,846
    I may do that
     
  12. hidden dragon

    hidden dragon you are all crazy VIP

    Reputations:
    61,990
    Joined:
    Feb 10, 2012
    Messages:
    52,432
    Likes Received:
    6,894
    I better be able to lay in the aisle sometime during those movies. I hatting in those chairs after a while.
     
  13. Bubbleguts420

    Bubbleguts420 2 word review, shit sandwich

    Reputations:
    33,204
    Joined:
    Sep 20, 2010
    Messages:
    2,480
    Likes Received:
    545
    Can I step out and burn one between movies?
     
  14. hidden dragon

    hidden dragon you are all crazy VIP

    Reputations:
    61,990
    Joined:
    Feb 10, 2012
    Messages:
    52,432
    Likes Received:
    6,894
    I hope so.
     
  15. fletchman71

    fletchman71 Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    20,045
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    9,736
    Likes Received:
    791
    One of the best movie theatre experiences I ever had was seeing The Fellowship Of The Ring on opening night in a packed theatre full of fellow Tolkien geeks. I went by myself:facepalm: and wound up in a conversation with some other people in my row about the exclusion of Tom Bombadil in the movie:facepalm::facepalm::facepalm:
     
  16. hidden dragon

    hidden dragon you are all crazy VIP

    Reputations:
    61,990
    Joined:
    Feb 10, 2012
    Messages:
    52,432
    Likes Received:
    6,894
    That sounds kind of fun though.
     
  17. Yosemite Sam

    Yosemite Sam . VIP

    Reputations:
    13,104
    Joined:
    Apr 20, 2012
    Messages:
    8,905
    Likes Received:
    940
    Absolutely not, you are locked in for the entire duration of all 3 movies. No piss breaks, food, nothing.
     
  18. Reggae Mistress

    Reggae Mistress VIP Extreme Gold

    Reputations:
    200,648
    Joined:
    Jun 16, 2012
    Messages:
    20,351
    Likes Received:
    2,988
    I would love to see this again on the big screen but I have the extended version box set. It's a rainy weekend thing for us...but we have to take multiple breaks so I would never survive all three, back to back in a movie theater.
     
  19. hidden dragon

    hidden dragon you are all crazy VIP

    Reputations:
    61,990
    Joined:
    Feb 10, 2012
    Messages:
    52,432
    Likes Received:
    6,894
    :no:
     
  20. Napoleon V

    Napoleon V New Member Shot Dead

    Reputations:
    -3
    Joined:
    Oct 4, 2010
    Messages:
    15,807
    Likes Received:
    1
    I would look like Gollum by the time I left the theatre.