• Welcome to the ShrimperZone forums.
    You are currently viewing our boards as a guest which only gives you limited access.

    Existing Users:.
    Please log-in using your existing username and password. If you have any problems, please see below.

    New Users:
    Join our free community now and gain access to post topics, communicate privately with other members, respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and free. Click here to join.

    Fans from other clubs
    We welcome and appreciate supporters from other clubs who wish to engage in sensible discussion. Please feel free to join as above but understand that this is a moderated site and those who cannot play nicely will be quickly removed.

    Assistance Required
    For help with the registration process or accessing your account, please send a note using the Contact us link in the footer, please include your account name. We can then provide you with a new password and verification to get you on the site.

Film of the summer: Indy vs Batman

Simple Indy or Batman


  • Total voters
    38

seany t

President
Joined
May 11, 2006
Messages
3,566
So what do people reckon? I think the big hit of the summer will be one of these two what with Iron Man & Speed Racer already out and Potter 6 / Bond not now out until Autumn / Winter.

Here is the last trailer for Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull before it hits the screens in a fortnight:
http://www.indianajones.com/site/index.html

Likewise, the new Batman flick The Dark Knight gets its first proper length trailer here:
http://www.whysoserious.com/happytrails/trailer.htm

Personally I can't wait for both, but having these recent reruns of Indy on BBC has made me dampen my expectations a bit thankfully as they were in danger of exploding. I was concerned from the previous trailer that it all looked a bit CGI heavy and stupid, but after watching the older films they've always been like that haven't they? So that should be great fun. Early reviews suggest its not the best one (was it ever going to be?) but well worth a watch.

Elsewhere, the film company behind Batman have shocked me by actually making an adult Batman flick. From this trailer and the sneak peek photos released, it's going to very, very dark and probably a 15 / 18. It also looks highly accurate to the source material it's lifted from. I'm still stunned they haven't called it Batman 2 as well...

So all in all, should be a good couple of heavyweight summer blockbusters for the first time in years.
 
Top