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The Hitman

Posted: Tue, 17th May 2005, 2:16pm

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BuckskinBelly

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A hitman arrives at his targets home, ready for a fast and easy kill, but his target seems to be a bit more prepared than he thought.
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Posted: Wed, 18th May 2005, 1:08am

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ragnar

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I liked the choreography of the gun play, but I didn't think the muzzle flashes were well placed.
Posted: Wed, 18th May 2005, 4:19am

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DPUMA8

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That was really good. When I watch these movies, I am looking for entertainment value and I was entertained. Pretty good music for the scene too.
Posted: Wed, 18th May 2005, 7:27am

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Bryce007

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Couple of things here...

Muzzle blasts looked terrible. the angles were all off.

The way the gunfight went was illogical.

The slow paced intro was none to exciting.



Not too great imo, but good luck with your next one.
Posted: Wed, 18th May 2005, 8:23am

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BuckskinBelly

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It could have been better, we admit. And keep in mind, we're skilless teenagers.
Posted: Thu, 19th May 2005, 12:24am

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tomekkr

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How did you get the top of the guns to move their slides back? Was it gas operated?
Posted: Thu, 19th May 2005, 3:35am

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BuckskinBelly

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Yes, the Beretta is gas operated.
Posted: Sun, 22nd May 2005, 8:18pm

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movieguy5

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I thought this movie was sweet. The shootout was a little to hollywood action packed but I still found everything to work out great. The gas pistol looked amazing , the blowback made it look so real. I also liked the part when the guy with the pistol fired and hit the lamp on the table. How did you move that without being in the shot?
Posted: Mon, 23rd May 2005, 7:42am

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BuckskinBelly

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We had someone behind the dresser who pulled on the power cord on que, which simulated it being hit. He did the same thing kind've with the plant, but you hardly notice it.
Posted: Tue, 31st May 2005, 7:27am

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filmmakerfinley

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Rating: -3

Music= Bad
Timing/Pace= Bad
Editing= Bad
Effects= Bad
Acting= Bad
Dialogue= Bad
Cinematography= Bad
Posted: Sat, 4th Jun 2005, 7:58pm

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TommyB

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Music= Bad
Timing/Pace= Bad
Editing= Bad
Effects= Bad
Acting= Bad
Dialogue= Bad
Cinematography= Bad
WTF... Go get some mates.

I really enjoyed this. It reminded me of how I started out, and it was fun to watch.
Posted: Sun, 5th Jun 2005, 8:52am

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SMB

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Hey filmmakerfinley

there was no need for that, this movie was good the music was good, there were some cool effects and made me laugh

anyway i dont see you posting any movies so why dont you post one and we will match it to this one, and i know which one ill be better

well done trancedude88
Posted: Sun, 5th Jun 2005, 2:11pm

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BuckskinBelly

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Thanks guys, although I do admit this was not our best film. It could have been a lot better and I do agree with most of the comments posted about this movie.

But yeah, no need to be an ass.
Posted: Mon, 7th Nov 2005, 2:59am

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j man

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im trying to make a similar shot gun effect in my film. Im wondering how u did that in effects lab. im not too good with the particle system.. im still tryin to figure it out.. im tryin to get the particles that size (white and rectangular) but i cant figure out how
Posted: Fri, 11th Nov 2005, 1:43am

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BuckskinBelly

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I used one of the electrical spark streak plugins that was made for AlamDV, converted it to .mov and just shortened the animation in EL.