Doctor Sleep (2019)

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LelekPL wrote:
June 13th, 2019, 4:44 pm
For a movie that really wants to be linked to The SHining it has some terrible cinematography and lighting. Disappointed.
That's what I thought too. Looks so dull, generic and ugly graded.

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I can't believe that scene from Ready Player One got its own spin off movie.

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I hope WB is simply selling the movie on the fact that it's a sequel to The Shining and the movie is its own thing entirely.

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LelekPL wrote:
June 13th, 2019, 4:44 pm
For a movie that really wants to be linked to The SHining it has some terrible cinematography and lighting. Disappointed.
Yeah, I was thinking something more in the vein of You Were Never Really Here. Even the character. Never read the book, but I thought he would be more messed up and disturbed.

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BlairCo wrote:
June 13th, 2019, 8:12 pm
I hope WB is simply selling the movie on the fact that it's a sequel to The Shining and the movie is its own thing entirely.
No, it actually takes scenes from the original.

It’s as much a sequel as 2010 was to 2001, but 2010 was actually good.

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Loved the book but that teaser was literally like Hangover using shots of Michelangelo and Leonardo to look better. Of course it was a counter-effect instead. Big dislike.

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This is like the opposite of the It trailers, sadly even the cinematography looks like butt.

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Decided to watch the trailer. I'm not very fond of it. The cinematography looks pretty unappealing and the footage doesn't spark my interest, at all. I really like McGregor and Ferguson so I have my hopes on them.

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I mean, they could have at least tried to make the old movie look more like the new or vice versa.

It looked like one of those fan mashup trailers lol.


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