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007 Trailer

Posted: Fri, 3rd Jan 2003, 10:19am

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Marek

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A little trailer that i made for my upcoming movie: Secret Santa. Dont mind the title its just the best i could think of. The main evil guy is a mall santa impersonator who is disguising bombs as toys.
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Posted: Fri, 3rd Jan 2003, 1:37pm

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Andreas

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Hmm, it was quite good..
That explotion was just to bad, it didnt look realistic, The actuly movie was more like black and white, and the Fx is really coler full.. so think about that, they should match eachother.. Pretty good Title's.. Sometimes it looked like you have filmed with a Webcam, the quality was really wierd..

I think u can do better! wink
Posted: Fri, 3rd Jan 2003, 5:01pm

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Cypher

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i'm quite sure the idea of bombs in toys from santa has been used more than once....
Posted: Fri, 3rd Jan 2003, 7:50pm

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Marek

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yeah? well this is my movie if you dont like it then get your own.
Posted: Fri, 3rd Jan 2003, 8:48pm

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sidewinder

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get my own? where would i go to buy one?

Oh, you must mean MAKE my own.

Ah yes, that is what I do.
Posted: Fri, 3rd Jan 2003, 9:27pm

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Cypher

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Where's the -1 Confusing rating when you need it?
Posted: Fri, 3rd Jan 2003, 11:49pm

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Marek

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first of all its a trailer... its supposed to be random parts of a movie that dont really go together
Posted: Sat, 4th Jan 2003, 7:13am

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sidewinder

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looks like you're trying to utilize different programs.

Practice, kid. Lotsa practice. Then, you will receive from me, five stars.
Posted: Sat, 4th Jan 2003, 8:43am

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no1 the intro titles were flash right?
no2 teh quality sucked, did u shoot with a webcam attached to a laptop?
no3 the muzzle flashes look crap
no4 i just liked the plot lol

my rating is like 1 mad that is mainly for the plot
Posted: Sat, 4th Jan 2003, 4:15pm

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Marek

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The reason it sucks is becuase i was shooting 15 second (or less) shots onto the memory stick on my digital camera. Im trying to work on the muzzle flashes but it takes time to get it right. I shot this (trailer) in about 20 min each day for two days so basically i just thought up random things and shot them moments after the thoughts were born. I'm working on a script for the real movie. I might need advise on muzzle flashes and explotions and stuff. I only use alamdv if that makes a difference. Also i'd like to thank sidewinder for his constructive criticism.
Posted: Sat, 4th Jan 2003, 4:19pm

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Marek

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actually the titles were made using windows movie maker. I arranged the shots and music using this program. thanks for telling me about the muzzle flashes and stuff ill take that into account. I may need advise as i said before. thanks again
Posted: Sat, 4th Jan 2003, 4:42pm

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Rating: +2

This was great to watch, the whole film was so convincing - eek wait, wait neutral what film is this again (Back track's to last page) eek ooopppp's I thought that this was another art of the saber top e film! neutral I was wrong - Deeply wrong.

What can I say, apart from what the other user's are really trying to say about this whole film.

What on earth happened here, whilst uploading the film to Alamdv, did some thing or someone get hold of your film and flush it down the loo fo a lol joke.


The Story:

Santa! Toy bomb's! James Bond (P.S who wears a tuc! Not some camo short's & scragged shirt!) getting shot up (with no blood to be seen!)
Some car (No high performance here - a skoda would have been better - the old type of skoda that is) action - what was missing, was the babes! neutral

The sound:

The sound - track! 100% Bond, apart from that, no real work has gone into this and to be honest was a downer point.

The Pointer's:

A new Camcorder - which has better colour output - not so bleached then.
Area(s) to film with better light, this may remove the opition for the above.
Better testing with Alamdv, before releasing some thing that look's like this - Warning to all of us - the effect's were just so badly done, what where you thinking, the bullet was a good idea, but at lease get the camera/effect's to blend, ooooo it's going round, round, oh it's stoped, ooo it's going, oh it's going the other way, uh now it's going back the correct way and......
Sit down and work out what you are going to do first, then film and consider the LIGHTING.

I could go on but I won't, cause I will end up like the film - confused .


End Score:

1

It can not be said- that it does not deserve it!

Rich

I know that this may seem harsh, but I am sorry, it's my role to be honest and that's what I have done. 2003 is the year of honest/truth for vote's from me and I have done my job here - even if it's better than the film lol

At least I know now, what not to do with my first film.

Judy Kracl, read the signature below and sit back and re-think the idea, don't give up and try again, if you are plaining to carry the film on and release it, go back to post production and re-work it - some how! Or start something new.
Posted: Sat, 4th Jan 2003, 5:40pm

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sidewinder

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need advice for esplosions and muzzle flashes?

I am the master of explosions and muzzle flashes. Just ask me if you need help.
Posted: Sun, 5th Jan 2003, 1:23am

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anonymous

sorry but i can do a lot better with the intro eek
Posted: Sun, 5th Jan 2003, 1:26am

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Ouellette

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sorry but i can do a lot better lol
but this was a good attmpt
try using the intro as a skin onion layer cut
Posted: Sun, 5th Jan 2003, 2:55am

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Hajiku_Flip

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Good constructive post rich. This is what we need more of on the forums. +2 for you. cool
Posted: Sun, 12th Jan 2003, 12:05pm

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Spike

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Cheer's for the +2.

I am going to be like this with all future review's biggrin

Rich
Posted: Wed, 21st May 2003, 11:06am

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Currently a 404 sad