Scott Pilgrim vs. The World

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  1. Bort826TFWorld

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  2. Tiller

    Tiller I don't know nothin'

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    I really want to see this. It reminds me of No More Heroes. Then I'll have to get the original comic and waste more money on stuff!
     
  3. Jarodimus

    Jarodimus the guy with that scan Veteran TFW2005 Supporter

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    Way late to the party on this one. I've heard the name, but never investigated the comic or any info about the movie before now. Could be interesting.

    However, Michael Cera seems to get progressively more annoying with each passing thing he's in. Can we go back to Arrested Development now?

    Finally, Youtube dude: it's "VERSUS", not "verse". Grrr.
     
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    Agreed, I think it's totally awesome. The fact it's something new amid a sea of sequels, remakes and reboots is great too, but what makes it so great is the sheer over the top nature of it.
     
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    Hell yeah, I've always got time for Michael Cera and Jason Schwartzman.
     
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    Looks very good, but I could have done without the annoying and random "Youtuber who thinks people actually care about his opinion." Seems like nearly every youtube video I watch has some video commentary either at the beginning or the end. Daniel Tosh they are not.
     
  7. Bort826TFWorld

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    That's funny as hell.
     
  8. llamatron

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    Cera is such a terrible casting choice for Scott, but everyone else is spot on so I'll let it slide.
     
  9. Sage o' G-fruit

    Sage o' G-fruit Critics gonna critique

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    Wasn't totally sold on it before I saw this, but I'm interested now.

    Going to have to do some reading before I see it though.
     
  10. Bort826TFWorld

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    Hopefully I'll get all the series so far for my birthday, which is around the same time I am going to see it, so things 'll probably make sense to me.
     
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    ugh i love that Mary Elizabeth Winstead and Anna Kendrick are in here, but michael cera puts me off.
     
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    jtuarus Prowls circutsu master TFW2005 Supporter

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    really i thought cera was an awsome choice he has that underdog feel that scott has in the books. plus he has got whining down to a T and scott really is a huge whiner.
     
  13. Liege Prime

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    I think Cera is a great choice, but I actually thought Wallace and Ramona looked pretty off for some reason. Hard to say why on Ramona, maybe she just looks... big compared to Cera, but I expected Wallace to look a little more young and fashionable.

    Loved the comics, anyways, and looking forward to the last comic. Kind of surprised it looks like they show some fighting with Gideon even though the last book with that actual fight hasn't been released.
     
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    Looks horrible. I'd rather watch the weather channel
     
  15. Liege Prime

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    Read the books- they're pretty clever and the movie looks to capture all the over the topness of them. Or you can continue to not want to get it or not like it, if that sounds like a better way to go.

    And here is a new tv spot:

     
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    cant wait for this film just finished book 5 and cant wait for vol 6!
     
  17. firehawc_69

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    No kidding..."verse"?
     
  18. llamatron

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    Scott was a whiner but Cera seems too soft-spoken.
     
  19. Liege Prime

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    I will agree that Cera seems to pull off a dopey look while Scott should have a more wide eyed, excited look. Still, I don't expect everyone to be perfect so it could have been far worse. Cera is a good actor, even if some of his roles have been less then great.
     
  20. llamatron

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    Agreed on all points.
     

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