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Old 30-01-2014, 19:42   #1
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A Million Ways to Die in the West (Seth Macfarlane)

New one from Seth Macfarlane. Enjoyed Ted a lot more than I thought I would so looking forward to this, lots of moments.

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Is it me or is Seth Macfarlen a really really **** actor.
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that guy doing the tiffany dance.
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Old 31-01-2014, 09:34   #5
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The bottle target practice scene made me crack up
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I know why its there and i understand why but I am sick of MacFarlane's smug face already.

If it's intended to make me want to go and see the film its having the opposite effect.

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Old 22-05-2014, 17:50   #7
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He does have quite an annoying face. Film looks like a laugh though.
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that actually looks pretty promising...
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There's been a few previews and by all accounts it's more Carry on Cowboy than Blazing Saddles.
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Old 23-05-2014, 09:44   #10
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It looks it could make for an amusing evening out. The trailer looks good, & Family Guy is genius. Comedies are bit rare these days (that's the non-gross-out teen ones), & I can't remember the last time there was a comedy western.
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Old 29-05-2014, 08:33   #11
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This is getting a bit of a critical kicking, but I think it's mainly because it's an easy target. It's far from a great film, but it's exactly as you'd expect a Seth MacFarlane film to be. It's scattershot and overlong, but there are some great gags in there and one particularly inspired cameo. Charlize Theron excels, even if MacFarlane should have perhaps cast someone else in the lead role...
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It's kind of hard to do a western spoof in an era where there aren't really any westerns! It's even more difficult to sell it over here where the western genre's been a dead end for over 20yrs now.
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I can't remember the last time there was a comedy western.
That's probably because it was Wild Wild West.
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Old 29-05-2014, 15:48   #14
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Off the top of my head I would say Rango may have been the last "proper" comedy-western, but The Lone Ranger was in the same mould as WWW in terms of mixing tongue-in-cheek comedy with action (although not explicitly being a comedy film).
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Old 30-05-2014, 12:46   #15
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This is getting terrible reviews but I'll still be going, after all, who didn't LOVE Ted ? (checks hands raised and realises lots of people hated Ted) - What ?????

Mind you Seth looks far too contemporary for the Wild West, maybe if they remake Mannequin it would better suit his "look".
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Old 30-05-2014, 20:59   #16
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Seth's humor is spot on for me, i adore Family Guy and loved Ted, the trailer for this had me proper laughing so no doubt will love this too
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It's not great or anywhere near as good as Ted, but far from a disaster. Two actors reprise their Western roles from other famous films, the first of which is a blast from the past that almost justifies admission on its own.
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Big fan of Ted but found this only sporadically amusing with lots of scenes going nowhere.
Not bad though and I did laugh out loud a few times just not as much as I thought I would.
Contains probably the best cameo ever so that certainly helped.
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Best cameo ever? That's quite a claim, when you consider the quality we've had from Marlon Brando in SUperman through to Zombielands and the LEGO Movies. Personally I've always been partial to Robin William's in The ADventures of Baron Manchausen where his body is chasing his head around the room with a butterfly net, whilst he is taunting his body. Found that hilarious.
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Best cameo ever? That's quite a claim, when you consider the quality we've had from Marlon Brando in SUperman through to Zombielands and the LEGO Movies. Personally I've always been partial to Robin William's in The ADventures of Baron Manchausen where his body is chasing his head around the room with a butterfly net, whilst he is taunting his body. Found that hilarious.
Brando had top billing in Superman so don't know what you're talking about there.
The cameo in this is fantastic because -
A) it wasn't spoilt for me on the internet
B) it's a much loved character from another film (technically there's two such cameos in this but I'm talking about the first one)

Admittedly Murray was fantastic in Zombieland but I'd have to rank this number 1 based on the surprise factor alone.
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