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Old 05-09-2004, 11:29 PM   Senior Registered Member #1
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Rate/Comment on Underworld

Ok... let's discuss this.

I thought Underworld was rich in style. Compared to some other recent Vampire/Werewolf films that have graced the cinema in the past decade, this one ranks superior.

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The special effects are some of the best I've seen in a low-budget film like this, as practical effects are concerned - I was impressed and barely noticed any flaws. Everything about this film was pretty decent and the werewolf transformations are the best I've seen since American Werewolf in London (or if you want to get picky, An American Werewolf in Paris.)



The director, Len Wiseman, I'm not too familar with. For a guy who only directed music videos prior to Underworld, he did above par - definitely good for his directorial debut. As for the acting, well... who doesn't like Kate Beckinsale, nonetheless in leather. I hope to God I'm not the only one who feels this way about the film, though I have a gut feeling I'm about to get trashed, I thought this was a cool movie. Definitely money's worth, or at least a rental. The rating: 8/10.

You may notice the similarity to a DVD review, but if you think I stole these comments (I've seen better) you're wrong. Just the pictures, for amusement. Now, what do you think?

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Film sucked. Would fuck Kate Beckinsale and be glad of it.
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Old 05-09-2004, 11:53 PM   Senior Registered Member #3
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Damn, isn't this movie almost a year old, richard, and you're now just talking about it?


joking aside, I thougt Underworld was a great movie. Good cast(Kate Beckinsale, she's hot), good special effects, and overall good story. The werewolves were ok, seeing that I saw Van Helsing(which is now the new benchmark in monster-comparing special effects). I enjoyed the plot, and in the end, I liked how what's his face became a hybrid. See this movie if you haven't already.
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Old 06-09-2004, 12:16 AM   #4
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I liked this movie. I watched it with the attitude "if nothing else... I get to look at Kate Beckinsale in tight leather," and I ended up enjoying the movie. Good plot, fairly good acting. Overall, I would give it a 7.5/10.
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Old 06-09-2004, 12:24 AM   Senior Registered Member #5
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I only saw part of it last week. I think it is coming on HBO tonight so I might try to watch the rest of it.

Regardless Kate Beckinsale gothed uped was really hot from what I saw.
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Old 06-09-2004, 01:15 AM   Senior Registered Member #6
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Great movie, kate beckinsale in tight wet leather, running around killing shit. Entertaining stuff .
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Old 07-09-2004, 12:30 AM   Senior Registered Member #7
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I liked how what's his face became a hybrid.
What's his face = Scott Speedman. Former WB show...

Kate still questions yourself that Len probably only married her because she was in that leather suit. She claims she still keeps it around just in case.

Oh I'm sorry, for those who don't know, Len Wiseman and Kate married months ago.
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Old 07-09-2004, 12:44 AM   Senior Registered Member #8
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What's his face = Scott Speedman. Former WB show...

Thanks, Richard, I knew I saw him before. He really didn't do that bad of a job in the movie, I enjoyed his acting.
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Old 08-09-2004, 02:05 PM   #9
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I liked "Underworld". Any film that has Kate Beckinsale running around in skin tight outfits gets my vote ^_^!
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