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Old 16-08-2006, 12:12   #1
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Smokin' Aces-Trailer up

New film by Joe Carnahan, the Director of Narc

http://www.workingtitlefilms.com/fea...161&videoID=14

Have been waiting a while for a decent balls out action/comedy flick. This looks like a good one.
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Old 16-08-2006, 12:30   #2
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Have been waiting a while for a decent balls out action/comedy flick. This looks like a good one.
'Shoot em ups' out early next year as well. You wait years for a decent all out action film...
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Old 16-08-2006, 12:34   #3
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That does look good!

I liked the 'From the makers of...' bit!

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PS. I didn't have sound, so I might have missed something!
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Old 16-08-2006, 12:39   #4
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It'll probably be rubbish (or maybe that's because it reminded me of The 51st State and Revolver), but at least it looks bloody violent. w00t! This, and Crank, are now on my must-see list, purely because of an R rating

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Old 16-08-2006, 12:42   #5
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Despite being the SMALLEST trailer in the world, that looked so good, i've got a gunplay inspired Boner.
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Old 16-08-2006, 12:43   #6
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PS. I didn't have sound, so I might have missed something!
Try and watch it with sound, you are missing one of the things that makes the trailer great!
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Old 16-08-2006, 13:25   #7
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Try and watch it with sound, you are missing one of the things that makes the trailer great!
Ooh! Much better with sound!

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Old 16-08-2006, 13:51   #8
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Slightly bigger version of the trailer

http://www.smokinacesmovie.net/teaser/
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Old 27-10-2006, 01:10   #9
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Brand new trailer now out. Awesome . Looks like a Tarantino action flick

www.davestrailerpage.co.uk

Link to 720p version here
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Old 27-10-2006, 08:30   #10
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Oh Baby! ... Superb trailer, I wanna see it NOW!
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Can't believe i want to see a Ben Affleck movie.
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Old 27-10-2006, 09:07   #12
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Looks excellent indeed
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Trailer just shown on C4. Released here January 12th, 18-cert for "strong bloody violence".
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TV trailers make it look absolute poop, bad advertising. I ove the cinema adds

The TV adds make it look like its got no action and its a Guy Richie film, the Cinema ads look like a big, brutal action movie.
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Old 01-01-2007, 19:38   #15
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The review of this in Empire (3-stars) makes it sound average at best & they claim the expected huge violent shoot-outs are non-existent & what action there is, is "light on blood & coherence".

Still looking forward to it as you can never rely on Empire reviews.
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I'm weary of Empire reviewing something so early particulary seeing as no reviews have turned up anywhere else.
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There are reviews of it in Total Film and Little White Lies magazine too and they all seem to say the same thing which seems to be decent enough film with enjoyable bits, but nothing special.

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Old 01-01-2007, 21:25   #18
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I've seen it with work and I'd agree with those sentiments I suppose. There IS action, if not an enormous amount of it, and there certainly IS violence... it was fun, but no classic for me. A good time in the cinema, even if I won't be getting it on DVD.

I'm sure there'll be some who fall head-over-heels for it though.
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Despite the luke-warm reviews here, I'm still looking forward to seeing this one. Looks like good fun, and a nice way of cramming some quality names into a movie. Enjoyable is really all I'm looking for out of a movie like Smokin' Aces anyway.
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I'm sure there'll be some who fall head-over-heels for it though.
Like me I cant wait.
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