RSS iconTwitter iconFacebook icon

The Trek BBS title image

The Trek BBS statistics

Threads: 141,367
Posts: 5,503,732
Members: 25,124
Currently online: 564
Newest member: traedoril

TrekToday headlines

New Abrams Project
By: T'Bonz on Dec 18

IDW Publishing March 2015 Comics
By: T'Bonz on Dec 17

Paramount Star Trek 3 Expectations
By: T'Bonz on Dec 17

Star Trek #39 Sneak Peek
By: T'Bonz on Dec 16

Star Trek 3 Potential Director Shortlist
By: T'Bonz on Dec 16

Official Starships Collection Update
By: T'Bonz on Dec 15

Retro Review: Prodigal Daughter
By: Michelle on Dec 13

Sindicate Lager To Debut In The US Next Week
By: T'Bonz on Dec 12

Rumor Mill: Saldana Gives Birth
By: T'Bonz on Dec 12

New Line of Anovos Enterprise Uniforms
By: T'Bonz on Dec 11


Welcome! The Trek BBS is the number one place to chat about Star Trek with like-minded fans. Please login to see our full range of forums as well as the ability to send and receive private messages, track your favourite topics and of course join in the discussions.

If you are a new visitor, join us for free. If you are an existing member please login below. Note: for members who joined under our old messageboard system, please login with your display name not your login name.


Go Back   The Trek BBS > Entertainment & Interests > Science Fiction & Fantasy

Science Fiction & Fantasy Farscape, Babylon 5, Star Wars, Firefly, vampires, genre books and film.

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old October 30 2009, 01:48 PM   #1
chrisspringob
Commodore
 
Location: North Ryde, NSW
Imaginarium of Dr. Parnassus **SPOILER** discussion

Has anyone else seen this yet? I don't think it's out in North America yet, but it just came out in the UK and Australia, and I saw it earlier tonight. Enjoyed it, though it's definitely not at the level of the movies that Gilliam was making in his prime.

I'm curious to see what others thought of it, and how you think they handled Heath Ledger's absence in the "imaginarium" scenes. I actually wasn't expecting Ledger to have *that* many scenes in the movie.
chrisspringob is offline   Reply With Quote
Old October 30 2009, 02:07 PM   #2
George Bailey
The Revd's Oldman
 
George Bailey's Avatar
 
Location: Bob The Skutter
View George Bailey's Twitter Profile
Re: Imaginarium of Dr. Parnassus **SPOILER** discussion

I saw it about a week ago, I enjoyed it but it wasn't as good as I'd hoped. I was suprised by how much Heath Ledger was actually in it, but I think it's a shame we didn't get to see how he would have played the parts with him actually in the Imaginarium.

Overall I'd rate it probably 7/10, enjoyable but seemed like it lacked focus.
__________________
You sit around here and you spin your little webs and you think the whole world revolves around you and your money. Well, it doesn't, Mr. Potter. In the whole vast configuration of things, I'd say you were nothing but a scurvy little spider!
George Bailey is offline   Reply With Quote
Old November 10 2009, 10:44 AM   #3
Miss Chicken
Little three legged cat with attitude
 
Miss Chicken's Avatar
 
Location: Howrah, Hobart, Tasmania
Re: Imaginarium of Dr. Parnassus **SPOILER** discussion

I saw it today. I thought it was a visual treat but apart from that I was disappointed. I didn't find the characters to be very interesting at all. I give the movie only 5/10.

However the elderly lady sitting behind me seemed to have really enjoyed the movie judging from her laughter and squeals of delight. She was more interesting than a couple of the characters.
Miss Chicken is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump



All times are GMT +1. The time now is 12:17 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.6
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
FireFox 2+ or Internet Explorer 7+ highly recommended.