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Conspiracy Dune movie 1984

Discussion in 'The Howard Stern Show' started by BennyMuso, May 9, 2019.

  1. BennyMuso

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    Is it worth watching. I just recorded it but the bad reviews are putting me off.

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    Meh.
     
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    it sounds familiar, I wonder how it did at the box office
     
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    Depends on what you want. It’s not a popcorn action adventure like Star Wars or Star Trek it’s more like a space opera
     
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    Long and ponderous. But damn it if I don't watch it every time it's on.
     
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    Probably bombed judging by the reviews.
     
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    I don't weather that's a good or bad review:nooo:.
     
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    It's a classic, classically slow.
     
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    If you've read the books, then it's not bad. If not, you might be lost. Has a good cast overall. Worth watching if you have time to kill...
     
  10. Caomhan

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    I love that movie. Seen it at least 50 times
     
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    Are you being facetious. :worried:
     
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    It was an ambitious production. You definitely should read at least the first Dune book before sitting through it.
     
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    People kill Hollywood for making nothing but superhero movies and cartoons today but then also kill Hollywood for making films for adults in the 80s
     
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    Lol, watched it last night. You should watch it just for the wild shit the Barron does but yeah its not the best movie.
     
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    If you're a sci-fi nerd you will enjoy watching it, but overall it's not a very good movie.
     
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    No. It's one of my favorite movies
     
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    The storyline is very complex. I think David Lynch from Eraserhead directed (nuff said). The remake I hear is in the works. CGI of today will help. The old version is weird ponderous and laughable yet like others I always watch it.
     
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    Yes, but only because it's a bat shit insane David Lynch movie.

    If you're looking for a great sci-fi epic, look elsewhere.
     
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    It’s my least favorite David Lynch movie.
     
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    One bastard saying it's his favourite MOVIE another saying it's the worst.

    I'm back to square one. :prancing:
     
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