Dexter Morgan

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Rise of the Planet of the Apes was awesome. Very entertaining, a lot of fun. It also had a "THAT WAS AWESOME!" moment about half way through that sets the tone for the rest of the movie. Worth the admission, surely.

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^I agree 100%. I'll admit that I didn't expect something that great going in, but I was pleasantly surprised. More of a storyline than I thought there would be, and less of apes destroying :censored: . Although when they did, it was pretty sweet.

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I saw Change-Up over the weekend with some friends (I actually wanted to see Apes more, but they dragged me) and it was not half bad. Not to mention, Olivia Wilde was sexy as all get out. I want to see Apes really soon. I'm a huge fan of the old franchise and I like the new spin they're putting on this re-boot. One film I'm really looking forward to, though, is Shark Night. I saw the trailer before Change-Up and I think this is going to be sick!

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I saw Change-Up over the weekend with some friends (I actually wanted to see Apes more, but they dragged me) and it was not half bad. Not to mention, Olivia Wilde was sexy as all get out. I want to see Apes really soon. I'm a huge fan of the old franchise and I like the new spin they're putting on this re-boot. One film I'm really looking forward to, though, is Shark Night. I saw the trailer before Change-Up and I think this is going to be sick!

Saw a special advanced screening for The Change-Up and thought it was hilarious. They may be could have done with fewer f-bombs but even with the excessive swearing it was a great laugh. Plus any movie where you get to see Leslie Mann naked and Olivia Wilde in her underwear is a great movie in my book!

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Saw a screener of 30 Minutes or Less. I have never liked Danny McBride, and he did nothing here to change that. He had his usual share of funny lines, but overall he is annoying. The movie itself was awful for about the first 15-20 minutes, but then ramped up in action, laughs, and enjoyment once the plot really starts. It was kind of stupid, but at least it knew it was stupid and didn't try to pretend otherwise. I enjoyed it, although not as much as Zombieland.

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Rise of the Planet of the Apes was indeed awesome. I loved it. The CGI was amazing and Caesar the chimp was so beautifully done. Andy Serkis deserves some serious recognition for his mo-cap work.

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I also loved Apes. I was going into hoping for it to be good but not expecting it to be. It definitely exceeded my expectations and was one of my favorite movies of the summer so far. The CGI/Andy Serkis did a great job of conveying a real sense of emotion from the Caesar character and the human characters didn't get in the way too much. There were a lot of great moments...

when Caesar shouted "NO" at Malfoy, there was an audible gasp from nearly everyone in my theater. The action scenes were pretty sweet, too.

I still want to see Cowboys and Aliens (anyone been?), but there's not much else coming out that I'm particularly looking forward to.

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The Change-Up is definately the funniest movie of the summer. I saw it Saturday and I couldn't stop laughing. Plus Leslie Mann and Olivia Wilde nude makes it even better. Going to see 30 Minutes or Less sometime next week, hoping not to be disappointed.

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I also loved Apes. I was going into hoping for it to be good but not expecting it to be. It definitely exceeded my expectations and was one of my favorite movies of the summer so far. The CGI/Andy Serkis did a great job of conveying a real sense of emotion from the Caesar character and the human characters didn't get in the way too much. There were a lot of great moments...

when Caesar shouted "NO" at Malfoy, there was an audible gasp from nearly everyone in my theater. The action scenes were pretty sweet, too.

Haha, everyone laughed when that happened and Malfoy's reaction was great. Amazing movie though. Didn't expect a huge storyline, but it was played out great. The Caesar story was really cool.

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I loved Rise of the Planet of the Apes. I was not expecting such a great storyline, but I was pleasantly surprised. There were quite a few "WOW that just happened!" moments in the film. As much as I loved the movie, I would not like to see a direct sequel. IMO the story of Caesar is over and if they make more Planet of the Apes movies, I think they should do it in the future with new ape and human characters.

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I want to see what led up to the blowing up of the Statue of Liberty that is seen in the original.

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when Caesar shouted "NO" at Malfoy, there was an audible gasp from nearly everyone in my theater. The action scenes were pretty sweet, too.

Same here, it was awesome. The theater went "WAH!" and then I heard this guy behind me say "holy :censored:...that was :censored: awesome."

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I've only seen the trailer, but the upcoming "Anonymous" sounds like an interesting concept, The basic jist is that Shakespeare is a fraud. It's intirguing, to say the least.

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I recently saw "Our Idiot Brother" and in the process tied my own record for fewest people I've seen a movie in a movie theatre with. 3. That's including myself.

The movie was very enjoyable though. Paul Rudd is usually a winning proposition for me.

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I heard it was actually a lot better than most people would suspect.

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I recently saw "Our Idiot Brother" and in the process tied my own record for fewest people I've seen a movie in a movie theatre with. 3. That's including myself.

The movie was very enjoyable though. Paul Rudd is usually a winning proposition for me.

It wasn't a bad movie, the problem is that I should've waited to see it from redbox, its that kind of movie to where it wasn't funny enough to be like "I've gotta see that" but it wasn't bad enough to say "Avoid this POS". It was a good DVD movie.

As for some movies coming that I want to see: Warrior, Contagion, The Devil's Double (already out however), 50/50 and Drive (Love Nicolas Winding Refn's films)

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You knw what movie I am sick of?

Bucky Lawson, just a 30 second commerical is unbearable imagine two hours of it, I rather wear the Maryland uniforms.

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You knw what movie I am sick of?

Bucky Lawson, just a 30 second commerical is unbearable imagine two hours of it, I rather wear the Maryland uniforms.

I have to agree. Normally I like nick swordson's stuff and I think he's funny but this movie looks f'n terrible. The trailer annoys me, the poster annoys me, and then just the character annoys me. Looks like it's 9 time worse than Dickie Roberts, just plain worthless movie.

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I agree with both of you. Those godforsaken Bucky Larson commericials are getting on my nerves... I swear, if this movie doesn't get any Golden Razzies for how godawful it's going to be, then the people at Happy Madison must be the smartest S.O.B's around.

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You knw what movie I am sick of?

Bucky Lawson, just a 30 second commerical is unbearable imagine two hours of it, I rather wear the Maryland uniforms.

Same here, Tank. It doesn't help that I absolutely can't stand Nick Swartson. His stand-up material's just not funny (or original) at all.

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You knw what movie I am sick of?

Bucky Lawson, just a 30 second commerical is unbearable imagine two hours of it, I rather wear the Maryland uniforms.

Same here, Tank. It doesn't help that I absolutely can't stand Nick Swartson. His stand-up material's just not funny (or original) at all.

When was the last time a Happy Madison movie was actually good? I mean it is named after the two best Sandler movies, but I'm sure he peaked after the Waterboy.

When we were 12. Even the supposed good one's Happy Gilmour and Billy Madison are pretty unbearable to watch now. Unlike Dumb and Dumber, those flicks do not stand the test of time.

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C'mon now, Grandma's Boy is pretty great.

I worked at a movie theater when that came out. A group of about 8 elderly women came to see it one Sunday thinking it was some fun family romp.

I walked in to check on them right as they were discussing the weed that would turn you into a deer. Great, great day.

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