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Old 09-01-2013, 09:14 AM   #112
Senator Pleasury
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Default Re: Marvels biggest slap in the face!!!

Originally Posted by The Hill View Post
Making Sandman the killer of Uncle Ben. Not only was it a slap to the fan watching the movie, but to Peter, the character within the movie it's self.
How about Peter "forgiving" him because of their personal issue and letting him go in spite of all the crimes he committed and lives he took?

Originally Posted by cherokeesam View Post
The Twist wasn't a "joke," it was a statement. About the way we invent boogeymen to justify/hide the truth about the real bad guys (see: Osama Bin Laden, Saddam Hussein, Muamar Ghadafi, et al.)
Show me a movie where Osama, Hussein and Ghadafi are drunken comedy actors and I'll show you one crappy movie.

Originally Posted by cherokeesam View Post
The Mandarin from the comics was the "joke." Always has been.
Even if that were so, the movie's pre-twist Mandarin was not. Until they felt comedy justifies just about anything.

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