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"Rice is great when you're hungry and want 2,000 of something' -- Mitch Hedberg
Just a question to everyone who saw the new X-Men 2 movie.
Did anyone get a feeling that we've seen this movie before..... namely Star Trek II: The Wrath Of Khan !! Introduce new characters( Dr. Carol Marcus( Kirk's lover), David ( Kirk's son), Saavik - Colossus, Nightcrawler( Mystique's son), Pyro) . The ship and everyone inside about to die ( Both movies) , only one person can save the ship ( Spock/Jean) and make the ultimate sacrifice ( die to save the people they love) with enough foreshadowing to let us know that the person is not truly dead
( Spock being sent to a Genisis planet for rebirth/ Xavier's knowing smile at the end of X2 indicating he knows something the rest of the Xmen don't)
I loved the movie, but it just seemed so predictable, which was something the first movie wasn't.
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I didn't see that movie - Wrath of Khan. A lot of Super Hero movies use the same formula so there is a little predictability in almost all of them.
I still enjoy them, though.
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Sorry to dredge up an old thread like this, but I finally got to see X2 last night on DVD.
Great movie! Really loved it a lot and I know exactly zero about the comic books.
Can't wait for X3.
I just got the DVD, too. Loved it. But I love mutants and sci-fi and special effects and hunky guys in black leather.
I liked the insights other posters had (especially Cali, so true) into this movie back when it was in the theatre. Very interesting. I never read comic books, but, like Wolf, I watched the cartoons.
Here's hoping they keep Daniel Cudmore as Colossus for X-3! He really stood out in his brief seconds of screen time.
"Look, you love me, and I love you. Maybe in a different time, a different place, this would work out. But we both know that only one of us is leaving this room alive, and I'm the one holding the flame thrower." - Film Fakers
I rented this movie (and 4 others, ugh!) for weekend watching... Glad y'all are liking it, that bodes well.
Okay I'm thinking I must have been on another planet when X1 came out. If it was when it was nice out, then I was not interested in any movies.
Saw X2 at my brother's house on Thanksgiving vaca. He's got a movie theater in the basement and I didn't think I'd like it as I had not seen 1. IT WAS SOOOO GOOD! New fan here. I gotta see 1 then 2 again!
Had to correct this Beast could never change form he was a mutant of non-proportioned size and had excellent agility. Through a haywire experiment he gained the blue fur....
That wasn't Banshee it was his daughter Siryn......
[QUOTE=nofx242]The original Beast was a really bad looking. The original X-men were canceled for a few issues they ran back stories then brought the new cast in. The original x-men were pretty bad they didnt have that spark.
They never brought in a new cast those are the same original X-Men with new outfits and more mutants and one name Jean Gray used her real name insted of Marvel Girl from now on.
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