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Old January 2 2012, 04:53 AM   #1051
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Well, the points raised regarding First Class are interesting, but I can't say that for myself they're especially persuasive. I'll continue to regard it as being better than X1 or Last Stand.
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Old January 2 2012, 04:58 AM   #1052
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Yeah, it might not have been perfect, but I still love First Class.
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Old January 2 2012, 05:04 AM   #1053
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Well, the points raised regarding First Class are interesting, but I can't say that for myself they're especially persuasive.
I have no interest in persuading anybody. Believe it or not, I am perfectly content to let people have their own opinions, even if they're different from mine.

Crazy concept, huh?
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Old January 2 2012, 05:26 AM   #1054
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I'm not sure you belong in this forum.
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Old January 2 2012, 05:36 AM   #1055
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He is not of the body.
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Old January 2 2012, 05:57 AM   #1056
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...the next Spidey movie. I'm not interested, so I probably won't see it (unless the reviews are outstanding)...
Yeah, the bottom line for me is that I just saw (back in 2001 or so) a Spidey origin movie. I don't need to pay to see that particular story again.
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Old January 3 2012, 01:18 AM   #1057
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For me, what they're doing with this one seems to be different enough that I'm willing to give it a chance. If they had gone back to Green Goblin and MJ for the love interest and villain I probably wouldn't plan on seeing it, but since they have a different villain and love interest, and seem to be going for a very different tone I'm pretty sure I'm gonna end up seeing it, unless it gets a horrible reaction from the critics and here.
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Old January 3 2012, 03:12 AM   #1058
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Yeah, a green villain who was created as the result of science accident and a girl he meets in HS (who changed her hair color for the role) as the female lead are nothing like the villain and love interest of the first film.
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Old January 3 2012, 04:43 AM   #1059
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Well at least Uncle Ben shouldn't be in this one. We've seen that whole thing before.
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Old January 3 2012, 05:26 AM   #1060
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Well at least Uncle Ben shouldn't be in this one. We've seen that whole thing before.
I can't tell if you're joking or not.



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Old January 3 2012, 06:49 AM   #1061
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****!
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Old January 3 2012, 01:31 PM   #1062
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****!
Uncle Ben is central to Spider-Man's origin story. Why would he not be included?
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Old January 3 2012, 03:57 PM   #1063
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At least they aren't making Ben and May useless walking corpse people like the comics keep making them.
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Old January 3 2012, 04:08 PM   #1064
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The Untold Story, the mocking edition.
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Old January 4 2012, 02:48 AM   #1065
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Nice. I am rather baffled by that tag line. I guess they're trying to get across the fact that they're taking a different approach to the story, but you'd think they could have found a different way to communicate that.
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