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Old 10-27-2013, 04:16 PM   #111
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Default Re: X-Men First Class v.s Captain America TFA

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Originally Posted by Kahran Ramsus View Post
I really didn't like how we went from Hydra being at the height of its power to being reduced to their final stronghold over the course of a two minute montage.

To keep with the World War II theme, that would be like a film depicting Operation Torch at the end of the second act and then five minutes later the Allies are surrounding Berlin.
I didn't have issue with it myself. the film wasn't a war film. It was an adventure film, and the film had years of Cap's life to cover in around 2 hours. They were never going to highlight every pin point of the fight against Hydra, and I actually thought the movie was paced well (especially considering the type of film it was trying to be). The montage was to say "This is what Cap was doing all these years" as opposed to saying "here is the genius plan in defeating Hydra."

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