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==#10==
==''#10<span>: </span>[[Is There Another Good Shyamalan Movie?|Unbreakable]]''==
 
   
 
Doug (vo): Number 10: [[Is There Another Good Shyamalan Movie?|Unbreakable]].
 
Doug (vo): Number 10: [[Is There Another Good Shyamalan Movie?|Unbreakable]].
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Doug (vo): Now, of course, M. Night Shyamalan, [[Signs|I made]] [[The Last Airbender|fun]] [[After Earth|of him]]. Everybody has. And I'm not gonna lie, there is a lot to make fun of in this movie. But the reason I like this movie, in all honesty, I think it's for different reasons than probably M. Night Shyamalan had.
 
Doug (vo): Now, of course, M. Night Shyamalan, [[Signs|I made]] [[The Last Airbender|fun]] [[After Earth|of him]]. Everybody has. And I'm not gonna lie, there is a lot to make fun of in this movie. But the reason I like this movie, in all honesty, I think it's for different reasons than probably M. Night Shyamalan had.
   
Doug: I'm one of those people, I sort of get freaked out at the idea that, like, fate or destiny. I think that's kind of a scary idea. Uh, not to say it can't be, whatever, comforting, but I think it's kind of creepy because...well, in this movie, for example, uh, they set up...there's gonna be a lot of spoilers in this, by the way. Uh, they set up that this is a world with superheroes and villains, and you're either born a hero or you're born a villain. And I don't know if the movie sees that as a good thing. The ending has Samuel L. Jackson, who you find out that he was meant to be the villain, and all his life, he's had this tragic, horrible life, you know, and he has these fragile bones.
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Doug: I'm one of those people, I sort of give free doubt at the idea that, like, fate or destiny. I think that's kind of a scary idea. Uh, not to say it can't be, whatever, comforting, but I think it's kind of creepy because...well, in this movie, for example, uh, they set up...there's gonna be a lot of spoilers in this, by the way. They set up that this is a world with superheroes and villains, and you're either born a hero or you're born a villain. And I don't know if the movie sees that as a good thing. The ending has Samuel L. Jackson, who you find out that he was meant to be the villain, and all his life, he's had this tragic, horrible life, you know, and he has these fragile bones.
   
Doug (vo): And what's his reward? He gets thrown in jail. He's meant to be the bad guy, he's meant to be the other half, uh, you know, the yin and yang.
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Doug (vo): And what's his reward? He gets thrown in jail. He's meant to be the bad guy, he's meant to be the other half, you know, the yin and yang.
   
Doug: But he's the villain. He's the bad guy. But at least he finally belongs, he has a place. And so, it's this very strange bittersweet ending. And I like the idea of a movie that's saying that maybe the idea of destiny and fate is not all it's cracked up to be, because if someone's born just to be the bad guy, that's a fucked-up plan. Okay, that's a really creepy idea. And the ending is not a happy ending, it's this very "you don't know how to feel" ending. And like I said, I don't know if that's what M. Night Shyamalan was going for. It could be, "Hey, he finally belongs, a good feeling, even though it is kind of disturbing." But I saw this movie and was sort of creeped out by it, and I'm one of the few people that really liked the twist ending. Um, so I like this film. I'll acknowledge there's a lot of things that don't work. I don't like...he did this weird thing where everybody's wearing either purple or green, and then the criminals are wearing a bright color. Wouldn't it have made more sense to have the criminals wear the purple or the green and everyone else wears normal colors? I don't know, it doesn't make sense. He has this weird thing with the upside down cameras, which, again, is obviously trying to say something...hammered-in, but nobody really knows what they're trying to say, so it's kind of pointless. Uh, it's really annoying with someone is using obvious, it's like obvious symbolism, but you don't know what it's supposed to symbolize, but it's obviously supposed to symbolize something, but it's not abstract enough or it's not specific enough, so it's kind of a mess. Uh, but I like Bruce Willis, I like Samuel L. Jackson.
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Doug: But he's the villain. He's the bad guy. But at least he finally belongs, he has a place. And so, it's this very strange bittersweet ending. And I like the idea of a movie that's saying that maybe the idea of destiny and fate is not all that's cracked up to be, because if someone's born just to be the bad guy, that's a fucked-up plan. Okay, that's a really creepy idea. And the ending is not a happy ending, it's this very "you don't know how to feel" ending. And like I said, I don't know if that's what M. Night Shyamalan was going for. It could be, "Hey, he finally belongs, a good feeling, even though it is kind of disturbing." But I saw this movie and was sort of creeped out by it, and I'm one of the few people that really liked the twist ending. Um, so I like this film. I'll acknowledge there's a lot of things that don't work. I don't like...he did this weird thing where everybody's wearing either purple or green, and then the criminals are wearing a bright color. Wouldn't it have made more sense to have the criminals wear the purple or the green and everyone else wears normal colors? I don't know, it doesn't make sense. He has this weird thing with the upside down cameras, which, obviously, again, is trying to say something...hammered-in, but nobody really knows what they're trying to say, so it's kind of pointless. Uh, it's really annoying with someone is using obvious, it's like obvious symbolism, but you don't know what it's supposed to symbolize, but it's obviously supposed to symbolize something, but it's not abstract enough or it's not specific enough, so it's kind of a mess. Uh, but I like Bruce Willis, I like Samuel L. Jackson.
   
 
Doug (vo): I liked the mystery. I liked finding out you don't know what's going on, and nobody starting this off could figure out what was going on, which I really like, too. I think, if I watch it again...
 
Doug (vo): I liked the mystery. I liked finding out you don't know what's going on, and nobody starting this off could figure out what was going on, which I really like, too. I think, if I watch it again...
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Doug: ...I probably would get tired of these really slow talking dialogues, I think, after a while. Back then, I really liked it, because I liked movies that move that way, I liked movies that took their time. Maybe a little too slow, but, I don't know, or maybe it still holds up. But bottom line, I like the story. I'm not a huge comic book guy, I just like the whole idea of destiny being a really creepy idea. I don't see a lot of movies that do that. They're always pro-destiny, pro-fate. And I'm not anti-all that, I just like hearing from the other side. And I...whether or not he was going for that, I don't know, but it's interesting food for thought. So I enjoyed it.
 
Doug: ...I probably would get tired of these really slow talking dialogues, I think, after a while. Back then, I really liked it, because I liked movies that move that way, I liked movies that took their time. Maybe a little too slow, but, I don't know, or maybe it still holds up. But bottom line, I like the story. I'm not a huge comic book guy, I just like the whole idea of destiny being a really creepy idea. I don't see a lot of movies that do that. They're always pro-destiny, pro-fate. And I'm not anti-all that, I just like hearing from the other side. And I...whether or not he was going for that, I don't know, but it's interesting food for thought. So I enjoyed it.
   
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==#9==
==''#9<span>: Punch-Drunk Love</span>''==
 
   
 
Doug (vo): Number 9: Punch-Drunk Love.
 
Doug (vo): Number 9: Punch-Drunk Love.
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Doug (vo): Paul Thomas Anderson is one of the most interesting directors working today. He makes very interesting movies, and they're very odd in how they're told and how they're paced. I think he is trying new things with how to tell a story.
 
Doug (vo): Paul Thomas Anderson is one of the most interesting directors working today. He makes very interesting movies, and they're very odd in how they're told and how they're paced. I think he is trying new things with how to tell a story.
   
Doug: And essentially, this is just a basic romance. I mean, when you really get down to it, it's just a basic romance, but it's told in such an odd way, and in such a strange, uncomfortable way. But in a sense, that makes it the most effective, because the role Adam Sandler plays...still my favorite Sandler movie. I mean, [[Top 11 Good Adam Sandler Movies|this is him at his best]], he really does a good job.
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Doug: And essentially, this is just a basic romance. I mean, when you really get down to it, it's just a basic romance, but it's told in such an odd way, and in such a strange, uncomfortable way. But in a sense, that makes it the most effective, because the role Adam Sandler plays...still my favorite Sandler movie. I mean, this is him at his best, he really does a good job.
   
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==#8==
==''#8<span>: </span>[[Atlantis: The Lost Empire]]''==
 
   
Doug (vo): Number 8: [[Atlantis: The Lost Empire]]
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Doug (vo): Number 8: [[Disneycember: Atlantis: The Lost Empire|Atlantis: The Lost Empire]]
   
 
Doug (vo): This is back when Disney was trying to go a different direction with their animation department, and I'll admit, I would've liked it if they'd gone all the way, if they went for a straightforward grown-up action film, but they're still trying to get the, the stuff for little kids. And it's okay, it's decent.
 
Doug (vo): This is back when Disney was trying to go a different direction with their animation department, and I'll admit, I would've liked it if they'd gone all the way, if they went for a straightforward grown-up action film, but they're still trying to get the, the stuff for little kids. And it's okay, it's decent.
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Doug: What I didn't like is the same thing a lot of people didn't like. I didn't enjoy the villain, I didn't enjoy that it was just a treasure hunt. It actually seemed very out of character once a lot of the main guys suddenly turn bad. Of course, they turn good again, but I mean, when they suddenly turn into bad guys, it's like, "Where'd this come from?" And, yeah, by the end, what they're fighting for seemed very phoned-in. I wish they could've had something stronger they could've been fighting for outside of just, "This is a treasure hunt." No, come on. You guys are gonna be rich either way, okay? I mean, just, you don't need to destroy this civilization or whatever the half-baked plan was. So, I don't like that aspect. I think the last third, what they were fighting for, was really weak. But, I thought everything else was decent, I thought it was interesting, it was a very fascinating movie. I liked this culture.
 
Doug: What I didn't like is the same thing a lot of people didn't like. I didn't enjoy the villain, I didn't enjoy that it was just a treasure hunt. It actually seemed very out of character once a lot of the main guys suddenly turn bad. Of course, they turn good again, but I mean, when they suddenly turn into bad guys, it's like, "Where'd this come from?" And, yeah, by the end, what they're fighting for seemed very phoned-in. I wish they could've had something stronger they could've been fighting for outside of just, "This is a treasure hunt." No, come on. You guys are gonna be rich either way, okay? I mean, just, you don't need to destroy this civilization or whatever the half-baked plan was. So, I don't like that aspect. I think the last third, what they were fighting for, was really weak. But, I thought everything else was decent, I thought it was interesting, it was a very fascinating movie. I liked this culture.
   
Doug (vo): I like the technology. It felt very Indiana Jones-like to me, or [[20,000 Leagues Under the Sea]], and I sort of like that stuff. I like old school, but still...
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Doug (vo): I like the technology. It felt very Indiana Jones-like to me, or [[Disneycember: 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea|20,000 Leagues Under the Sea]], and I sort of like that stuff. I like old school, but still...
   
Doug: ...futuristic technology. I sort of like that mix, like what if technology sort of went in another direction than the direction it went with that we chose? What if it sort of went a little bit more steampunk or something like that? So, I enjoy it. Again, not perfect, definitely not perfect. But, especially on the big screen, if you have like a really big-ass TV or a great sound system, watch this movie on the big screen 'cause it looks awesome. Um...I might be wanting to get it on Blu-Ray, if it is in Blu-Ray, I'm sure it is, if not...put it on Blu-Ray. It looks great. So, very underrated. I think a lot of people don't like it because of that third act, because of the...um...you know, what they're ultimately trying to get out of it, which is weak, it's really weak. But I really like this movie. I see more of the problems now, but I really enjoyed it back then, I think it holds up well enough. Sometimes, it's a little too childish, but I think it works.
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Doug: ...futuristic technology. I sort of like that mix, like what if technology sort of went in another direction than the direction it went with that we chose? What if it sort of went a little bit more steampunk or something like that? So, I enjoy it. Again, not perfect, definitely not perfect. But, especially on the big screen, if you have like a really big-ass TV or a great sound system, watch this movie on the big screen 'cause it looks awesome. Um...I might be wanting to get it on Blu-Ray, if it is in Blu-Ray, I'm sure it is, if not...put it on Blu-Ray. It looks great. So, very underrated. I think a lot of people don't like it because of that third act, because of the...um...you know, what they're ultimately trying to get out of it, which is weak, it's really weak. But I really like this movie. I see more of the problems now, but I really enjoyed it back then, I think it holds up well enough. Sometimes it's a little too childish, but I think it works.
   
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==#7==
==''#7<span>: Hancock</span>''==
 
   
 
Doug (vo): Number 7: Hancock.
 
Doug (vo): Number 7: Hancock.
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Doug: ...jumbled. They thought it was a little too...
 
Doug: ...jumbled. They thought it was a little too...
   
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==#6==
==''#6<span>: </span>[[The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian (Disneycember)|The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian]]''==
 
   
 
Doug (vo): Number 6: [[The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian (Disneycember)|The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian]].
 
Doug (vo): Number 6: [[The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian (Disneycember)|The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian]].
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Doug: So, I don't know. I really liked it, maybe even more than the [[The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (Disneycember)|first one]]. But again, I'm a minority on this. Maybe because I didn't read the book, I was actually watching it with someone else who didn't like the first movie, and he was watching the second one, like, really getting into it. I said, "Did you read the books?" "No." So, maybe people who haven't read the books would like it more. I don't know, I thought it was a lot of fun. I thought it was a really cool movie, but what do I know?
 
Doug: So, I don't know. I really liked it, maybe even more than the [[The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (Disneycember)|first one]]. But again, I'm a minority on this. Maybe because I didn't read the book, I was actually watching it with someone else who didn't like the first movie, and he was watching the second one, like, really getting into it. I said, "Did you read the books?" "No." So, maybe people who haven't read the books would like it more. I don't know, I thought it was a lot of fun. I thought it was a really cool movie, but what do I know?
   
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==#5==
==''#5<span>: Star Trek: Nemesis</span>''==
 
   
 
Doug (vo): Number 5: Star Trek: Nemesis.
 
Doug (vo): Number 5: Star Trek: Nemesis.
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Doug: ...sort of live through him, all that good stuff. Interesting, not really that developed. Um, but I like that. I sort of like the way it was starting to deal with. I like what it dealed with Picard. I would've like to have seen more of that with Data maybe. So, as a last film, it's not a good last, you know, Next Generation film. If that was gonna be the last one, I'm like, "Come on, you can do better than that." But, it's decent. I'm glad I saw it, it had some good action, good effects, and not totally devoid of character, so, unlike some of the other Star Trek movies, which, I think...the only Star Trek movie that had nothing good in it, like, at all was [[Star Trek 9: Insurrection|Insurrection]], in my opinion. Not cause it's, like, it has the worst moments, it's just totally forgettable, so. But every Star Trek movie has something good in it, something that made you glad to see it, and that's pretty cool. So, I think, uh, Nemesis had...there was more to it than I think some people gave credit for, but it just gets so shaddled by those over-the-top action sequences and some of the dumber moments that, I think, people just sort of forget it. But watch it again. There's some good stuff in there, I think.
 
Doug: ...sort of live through him, all that good stuff. Interesting, not really that developed. Um, but I like that. I sort of like the way it was starting to deal with. I like what it dealed with Picard. I would've like to have seen more of that with Data maybe. So, as a last film, it's not a good last, you know, Next Generation film. If that was gonna be the last one, I'm like, "Come on, you can do better than that." But, it's decent. I'm glad I saw it, it had some good action, good effects, and not totally devoid of character, so, unlike some of the other Star Trek movies, which, I think...the only Star Trek movie that had nothing good in it, like, at all was [[Star Trek 9: Insurrection|Insurrection]], in my opinion. Not cause it's, like, it has the worst moments, it's just totally forgettable, so. But every Star Trek movie has something good in it, something that made you glad to see it, and that's pretty cool. So, I think, uh, Nemesis had...there was more to it than I think some people gave credit for, but it just gets so shaddled by those over-the-top action sequences and some of the dumber moments that, I think, people just sort of forget it. But watch it again. There's some good stuff in there, I think.
   
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==#4==
==''#4<span>: </span>[[Why Does Everyone Hate The Cable Guy?|The Cable Guy]]''==
 
   
 
Doug (vo): Number 4: [[Why Does Everyone Hate The Cable Guy?|The Cable Guy]].
 
Doug (vo): Number 4: [[Why Does Everyone Hate The Cable Guy?|The Cable Guy]].
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Doug: It was directed by Ben Stiller. That was a movie that almost destroyed his directing career. Thank God he came back with Tropic Thunder, and actually, Zoolander's pretty funny, too.
 
Doug: It was directed by Ben Stiller. That was a movie that almost destroyed his directing career. Thank God he came back with Tropic Thunder, and actually, Zoolander's pretty funny, too.
   
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==#3==
==''#3<span>: </span>[[The Matrix Reloaded]]''==
 
   
 
Doug (vo): Number 3: [[The Matrix Reloaded]].
 
Doug (vo): Number 3: [[The Matrix Reloaded]].
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Doug: But out of all of them, the one I dislike the least is the second one, and the second one was the only one where I thought, "Wow. This is...really doing some big, awesome stuff. This is really having fun with itself." The [[The Matrix|first film]] had that bullet time, great.
 
Doug: But out of all of them, the one I dislike the least is the second one, and the second one was the only one where I thought, "Wow. This is...really doing some big, awesome stuff. This is really having fun with itself." The [[The Matrix|first film]] had that bullet time, great.
   
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==#2==
==''#2<span>: Spider-Man 3</span>''==
 
   
 
Doug (vo): Number 2: Spider-Man 3.
 
Doug (vo): Number 2: Spider-Man 3.
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Doug: "Oh, they're talking, they're sharing moments, yay."
 
Doug: "Oh, they're talking, they're sharing moments, yay."
   
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==#1==
==''#1: <span>[[X-Men: The Last Stand|X-Men 3]]</span>''==
 
   
Doug (vo): And the number 1 Movie That I Like But Everyone Else Seems to Hate is...[[X-Men: The Last Stand|X-Men 3]].
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Doug (vo): And the number 1 Movie That I Like But Everyone Else Seems to Hate is...X-Men 3.
   
 
Doug (vo): Yeah, another "3" movie, isn't it? Something about the second sequel always seems to turn people off. Are people tired of it? I don't know. But I like this film, though, again...
 
Doug (vo): Yeah, another "3" movie, isn't it? Something about the second sequel always seems to turn people off. Are people tired of it? I don't know. But I like this film, though, again...
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