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District 9

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Jul 10, 2009 6:06 PM ET #1 (permalink)

Has anyone else seen the trailer for this movie? I saw it at Transformers last night (I loved it and don't give a shit) and it looked awesome.

Jul 10, 2009 6:25 PM ET #2 (permalink)

No, but I did stay at a Holiday Inn Express last night. lol. What's it about Wiggs?

Jul 10, 2009 8:34 PM ET #3 (permalink)

Ah it wasn't to clear, bt aliens were involved. Youtube the trailer mate.

Jul 11, 2009 1:06 AM ET #4 (permalink)

I wanna see that shit!
Speaking of aliens, are there any other X-filers on the site?

Jul 11, 2009 1:23 AM ET #5 (permalink)

ME!

Jul 11, 2009 7:50 AM ET #6 (permalink)

Finally got to see the 2nd X-Files movie. I don't think it was as good as the first one, but still good.

Jul 11, 2009 12:04 PM ET #7 (permalink)

I liked the second movie too, but was kinda disappointed that it was more of a stand-alone thing instead of continuing the plot. They need to make a third movie about the whole 2012 invasion thing, like, right fucking now lol.

Jul 11, 2009 2:31 PM ET #8 (permalink)

well we do got a xman on mu

Jul 12, 2009 1:01 AM ET #9 (permalink)

I was hoping that the 2nd movie would be a follow on from the alien plot of the show.
Was okay but not that good.

Jul 12, 2009 8:13 PM ET #10 (permalink)

District 9 just looks like it's gonna be...different. Which is good, considering how stagnant the American movie industry has become.

I have no idea whether it's gonna be good or not. th plot sounds awesome, and the trailer looks trippy and cool as fuck besides, but then again, it would be very easy to fuck it all up. never underestimate how much someone can fuck something awesome up. Tha tbeing said, I'm excited to see it.

The plot, as I understand it, is thus:
Aliens crashed on earth 28 years ago. they arent here to destroy us, and they arent here to instill us with infinite knowledge, like people thought would happen if aliens ever came. They're just the last survivors of their species, and they got marooned and refugeed here on earth.

The government quarantined and sectioned them off, I think somewhere in Africa, where they landed, and doesnt let the aliens near humans, and vise versa. At the same time, the goverment is trying to figure out how to use the super-powerful alien weoponry, that only seems to respond to Alien DNA. And somehow they arent letting the aliens leave until they do. (I dont know how they're keeping the aliens on the planet, so dont ask me)

then some guy gets sprayed with some kindof alien chemical and...surprise surprise!...Weird shit starts ahppening to him. he can use the alien technology and other weird shit. so naturally, the whole world is chasing this guy down across the globe, trying to figure out how to use him.

And the ship looks like the aliens watched Independence day alot before designing it. :P

That's all I've got.

Jul 12, 2009 8:24 PM ET #11 (permalink)

"And the ship looks like the aliens watched Independence day alot before designing it."

Could you tell if they had any personal grudges against Will Smith and that weird guy from Jurassic Park?

Jul 12, 2009 8:51 PM ET #12 (permalink)

I thought District 9 looks interesting. Not sure I'll make it out to see it though (it's rare I see anything in the movies that is not a kids movie).

Loved X-Files since the beginning (not so much toward the end). The latest X-Files movie was more hindered by the X-Files characters and baggage. Thought is was an ok thriller overall, but not as great X-files.

Jul 12, 2009 10:12 PM ET #13 (permalink)

"And the ship looks like the aliens watched Independence day alot before designing it."

Could you tell if they had any personal grudges against Will Smith and that weird guy from Jurassic Park?

Yeah, they upgraded the design and installed norton anti-virus, to protect their alien super computers from the man-made laptop virus. :P

Rediculuos plotholes aside, I loved that movie.

Jul 12, 2009 10:30 PM ET #14 (permalink)

^ You mean Jeff Goldblum my good sir?

Jul 12, 2009 10:43 PM ET #15 (permalink)

^I know who he is you goddamned wanker, I was quoting someone. Go back to watchin your hentai porn solomon.

Jul 12, 2009 10:49 PM ET #16 (permalink)

Hmm, I think FAN is thinking of Jeff Goldblum. I can imagine forgetting a name as house hold and famous as Jeff Goldblum would be embarrassing. But Jeff Goldblum is the guy you're thinking of FAN...you know, the wierd guy from Jurassic Park?

Jul 12, 2009 11:02 PM ET #17 (permalink)

^ya know wat, you can sucka dick, the both of you.

I always knew the jews and the robots would team up to take me out one day.

where' that weird guy form jurassic park when you need him? I could sure use his help right about now.

Jul 13, 2009 10:06 PM ET #18 (permalink)

^ You mean Jeff Goldblum again bra?And don't talk about the Jewbot's ok,they're supposed to be top secret.......*whispering to self*this is gonna be the bloodiest Christmas ever.

Jul 13, 2009 10:16 PM ET #19 (permalink)

Jewbots? Really? I thought the coalition agreed upon Roboish.

Jul 16, 2009 1:46 PM ET #20 (permalink)

Jewbots, eh? Do they celebrate Robonakah (sp?) like Bender?

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