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Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by Mizzougrad96, Mar 23, 2007.

  1. Mizzougrad96

    Mizzougrad96 Active Member

    I saw it this afternoon... It might have been one scene too long, but thoroughly enjoyable otherwise...

    It's kind of got a Bourne Identity feel to it and Marky Mark is quite good in it...

    Also, Kate Mara, who is Wellington Mara's grandaughter, is gorgeous in a pretty wholesome way...

    I definitely recommend it...
  2. sportschick

    sportschick Active Member

    I was thinking about going to see it on my next day off.

    Marky Mark's come a long way since the Funky Bunch.
  3. Mizzougrad96

    Mizzougrad96 Active Member

    He's a really good actor and has potential to be the next great action star...

    How long has it been since we've had a new one? Most of them are in their 50s...
  4. sportschick

    sportschick Active Member

    Harrison Ford? A long time regardless.

    Ben Afleck (sp) bombed as one. Matt Damon and Hugh Jackman are too diverse to really be considered action stars.
  5. Inky_Wretch

    Inky_Wretch Well-Known Member

    You could have just added to this thread...

  6. Mizzougrad96

    Mizzougrad96 Active Member

    Forgive me... ::)

    I only checked the first two pages before I posted about a movie that came out today...
  7. Inky_Wretch

    Inky_Wretch Well-Known Member

    Just kidding Mizzou.

    I read Hunter's books, so I've been interested in this movie for some time now. Originally, Swagger was from down South and most of the book took place in Arkansas. From the reviews, I'm guessing the producers wanted more spectacular scenery and moved the setting north to some real mountains.
  8. Boom_70

    Boom_70 Well-Known Member

    What do you mean - John Cena owns the action star catigory.

    You also have to consider Kiefer Sutherland
  9. Riddick

    Riddick Active Member

    Yeah, i couldn't agree more on Jackman and Damon. I'm a huge fan of Bourne and Jackman has been solid in his action movies.
  10. Boom_70

    Boom_70 Well-Known Member


    Bob Lee Swagger zero's in on his target.
  11. JR

    JR Active Member

    Love this opening in the review in today's Star. Peter Howell can be really cranky at times but he thought it was a terrific couple hours of mindless entertainment.

    Despite their national fervour for flag-waving, our American neighbours remain something of a puzzle when it comes to actually believing in their system of government.

    They exalt truth, justice and the pursuit of fossil fuels, yet when you get right down it, many of them are deeply suspicious about what actually goes on in the White House and Pentagon.

  12. Boom_70

    Boom_70 Well-Known Member

    Good thing for Canada that we pursue fossil fuels or Calgary would be out of business.
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