"Dialogue changed from the theatrical version"

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  1. Takao

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    So I'm weak, and bought the single disc verison of ROTF yesterday (I'm trying to import the Wal-Mart US exclusive set...), and I noticed something, on the back of the sleave, it states at the bottom that "Dialogue changed from the theatrical version". First I thought they removed some potty mouthing robot words, yeah... no. Interesting to note, [according to my 4 ticket stubs] the theatrical release in Canada was rated PG-13, where the DVD release was rated PG.
     
  2. Sso02V

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    IIRC the twins had some overlapping dialogue when they were bickering or something, and they separated it so it could be better understood. Or something like that.
     
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    This is the only change I noticed. the "this is combat man, what's wrong with you?" line has had a pause added, with the other twin now saying he has brain freeze during the pause.
     
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    :lol  Really? Mudflap having a brain freeze is priceless!
     
  5. Paxtin

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    Really? My DVD says PG-13 on it.

    Did the Canadian DVD get a PG re-edit?
     
  6. Ace Convoy

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    I noticed that
     
  7. Optimus Matt

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    canada and usa have different rating systems. sumtimes it will say rated r and 14 and next to it.
     
  8. Paxtin

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    ^

    Ah, ok. That actually makes sense to me.
     
  9. Batman

    Batman The Dark Knight TFW2005 Supporter

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    They go through the trouble of changing that, but they couldn't change the Devastator subtitle in TF1 to Brawl?
     
  10. transtrekkie

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    What you said.

    Anyway, I did notice that a lot of the dialogue was more audible and understandable. Y'know, not that it's robot Shakespear or anything but it did make it more enjoyable.
     
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    [Michael Bay] Changing the subtitle implies that it's incorrect in the first place.[/Michael Bay]
     

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