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"CATCHING SIREN" TRAILER

Posted: Mon, 9th Jun 2003, 12:05am

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stuart

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Posted: Mon, 9th Jun 2003, 12:13am

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voiceoverwizard

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I never thought I would say this but you compressed it to much it made the video look horrible. The trailer though was excellent the editing was very professional and it really made me want to see the film.
I gave it a 4.
Posted: Mon, 9th Jun 2003, 1:03am

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I couldn't follow it and my attention was lost when it seemed that you hadn't filmed anything but these clips for the trailer. It was impressive editing in some parts smile but all I got from it was.

-Cloning plastic babies, women loves man (probably partner), then its raining, then random shots come in. Then it cuts back to the beginning. confused

It did interest me though. Where is the full film? neutral
Posted: Mon, 9th Jun 2003, 1:04am

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anonymous

holy cow i know that the video sucked cuz of its size in all but that was amazing. I wanted to cry after walching that becuase now my movie look like nothing and that was just a trailer. well i must say i'll have to see the full peice when your done. The best part had to be the camera guy taking the pic and with the flash jump cuts. i have to give it a 5 i just have to see more



PS if i was you make a nother verion thats larger. that would impove it alot.
Posted: Mon, 9th Jun 2003, 2:39am

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Rating: +1

Trailer, noun.
A)A vessel that gets towed along by a car and can be used to live in.
B)A preview of a movie designed to give an audience an outline of a storyline and to entice them into watching the full movie.
Well, your "Trailer" left me so confused I'm not sure which definition applies to it.

Potential is acknowledged, and nice touches but I just didnt understand it and the main purpose of a trailer to to help make an audience understand your film to the extent it intrigues them or they are compelled to watch it.

That just didn't happen for me, and IMHO this is a poor trailer of what looks to be a good film.

Your trailer gets a 3. But I imagine your full film will get atleast a 4.
Posted: Mon, 9th Jun 2003, 5:31am

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Lord_Xor

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Editing!!!! great editing!!!
Compression is through the roof (a bit of overkill) but i could understand it enough.

overall, good job!
Posted: Mon, 9th Jun 2003, 6:57am

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Looks good. I can't say it's the best trailer that I've ever seen, but the video looks very professional. I won't bother complaining about the compression, everyone else took care of that. Overall, good job. I'd definitely like to see the whole movie.
Posted: Mon, 9th Jun 2003, 7:27am

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b4uask30male

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looks well done, but as a trailer it seemed to hang on shots to long ( shots of nothing much going on )

And if it wasn't for the guy taking the photo I would have no idea what the film is about. ( might not be what you want to hear ) but that trailer didn't make me think " can't wait to see the full film "


Girl looked nice though biggrin

(was it just me or did I miss the Alamdv fx ? )

Also you have been a member on alamdv for longer than me wink feel free to view and vote on other peoples films wink
Posted: Mon, 9th Jun 2003, 9:34am

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Andreas

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cool. humm, I pretty much say like everyone else said. a 4
Posted: Mon, 9th Jun 2003, 6:00pm

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Kram1563

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I liked it, deffinately made me want to see it, so i will give you a 4 overall, the editing was superb very good job on that, it seemed quite dark too obviously the kind of feel you were going for, i will deffinately watch the full thing

Mark biggrin
Posted: Mon, 23rd Jun 2003, 11:31pm

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stuart

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Hi Guys,

Thanks for all the comments!!!

I know the compression is pretty bad, its just how it was on my website, and the people at ALAMD wanted a website link to the movie, I did just want to send it to them as a FRESH NEW FILE, but alas......nothing!

KEEP UP ALL THE GOOD WORK PEOPLE!!!!!!!!!!!!
Posted: Tue, 24th Jun 2003, 2:35pm

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Venger

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Not bad. Not brilliant. A sort of 'so-so' trailer. I can't comment on special effects and all that because you didn't use any. Obviously this is a more story based movie rather than SFX extravoganza.
I'd probably watch the full movie, if or when you submit it.

Oh yeah. You had a cute girl in it. That's always a plus biggrin
Posted: Tue, 24th Jun 2003, 4:48pm

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anonymous

Yeah, she is kinda cute isn't she smile
Posted: Tue, 24th Jun 2003, 4:53pm

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stuart

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Well, I think so smile
Posted: Thu, 10th Jul 2003, 7:34am

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MATT PUGH

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Wut the heck is goin on in this film? I cetainly can't tell wut it's supposed to be? but I also think that is the appeal of this work. I give you a 3. Do to the fact that it confused the hell outta me. And I like that in a horror movie.

PEACE OUT
Posted: Fri, 25th Jul 2003, 12:12pm

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arch evil

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I really quite liked this trailer, it was frenetic and stylishly done.
I was quite impressed with some of the camera effects and all in all I quite enjoyed it.
Posted: Sun, 9th Nov 2003, 6:15pm

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Stuart, something wrong with the links to this one. I'd love to see it, but can't download it at the moment.
Posted: Fri, 21st Nov 2003, 1:53pm

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NoClue

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stuart,

Ok, I managed to download this, but I can't get it to play. All I get is the audio? I downloaded the codecs you recommend on your website, but it still wont work. I'm running WMP 9 on windows XP, so I don't understabd why it's not showing the video. Any ideas?

rcamuk
Posted: Fri, 21st Nov 2003, 2:16pm

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Magic_man12

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Looks good

kinda dragged out beggining part - nothing is really happening in the middle part.

Overall looks pretty good (except terrible compression)

-MAGIC
Posted: Mon, 1st Mar 2004, 8:03pm

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Bigga G

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Cool I liked it