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#1 of 7 Old 02-20-2011, 06:14 PM - Thread Starter
 
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  • The Fantastic Mr. Fox
  • Scott Pilgrim vs. the World

 

Great movies I saw recently.  Have you seen them?  What did you think?


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I liked Scott Pilgrim versus the world. I did not really expect to - but it was sweet and good.

 

I have not seen "Mr. Fox...."

 

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We just saw The Fantastic Mr. Fox and loved it : ) We really enjoy Wes Anderson films 


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We love Fantastic Mr Fox!  My kids think it's hilarious to ask each other "you cussing at me?"

 

We haven't seen Scott Pilgrim vs The World.

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We all liked Fantastic Mr. Fox

 

I haven't seen Scott Pilgrim yet, but my teens liked it. They like most Michael Cera movies. They also love the books - more than the film, I think.  DD has the first 2 in the series, and she'll probably get a few more for her birthday which is coming up in the spring. 

 

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My kids and I watched "Fantastic Mr. Fox" in a theater with another mom and her son. The kids sat quietly during the movie, but didn't talk much about it or show interest afterward. My friend and I loved it. smile.gif Even though it is PG rated and animated, we thought it may hold more appeal to adults since it seems greatly about a man going through a mid-life crisis. The kids didn't relate as much to the protagonist.

I've never heard of Scott Pilgrim vs the World.
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LOVE Fantastic Mr. Fox!  Saw it in the theater (date night, of course) and it was on HBO a lot recently and enjoyed rewatching it multiple times.  I've been a Wes Anderson fan for quite some time and this felt very much like a Wes Anderson movie.  DS, who's only 2.5 yrs, enjoyed watching it, too...though I think most of it went over his head.

 

Recently saw Scott Pilgrim vs The World and felt so-so about it.  Maybe a little too "gimicky" for me...?  I wanted to like it more.


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