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Old November 26th, 2012, 08:59 AM   #241

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Such a film has already been made of sorts. It is called Pathfinder starring Karl Urban from TLOTR, beautifully directed by Marcus Nispel. This film depicts Viking like warriors fighting Native Americans ("skraelings") around the very time of the Leif Erickson explorations. Karl Urban portrays the pre-teenage son of a Viking Chieftain, who gets abandoned by an earlier exploration and is raised to adulthood by a Native American people. Russell Means portrays his Native American mentor. Karl Urban's character helps these "skraelings' defend themselves against the iron technology of the Vikings. The Vikings are portrayed as ruthless and unbelievably vicious. This film is full of action, death and destruction.

People say that, yet everytime I watch it, its still Chaos Knights vs Wood Elves.




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Old November 26th, 2012, 12:37 PM   #242
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There was a cop in my city who was in the death squads during the 70s dictatorship, and he gained the nickname of "Malevo"(that would mean something like "Badass" in Spanish). He remained in police after the military Junta was ousted, and used to kill the criminals. But the people loved that kind of things, because they thought that criminals didn't deserve to live, so this guy was a popular figure. In the 1990s he leaded a police strike in the whole province which caused lots of troubles and because of this he was betrayed by his mates, so he was judged for his crimes in past and found guilty. But when he was in the courthouse listening to his sentence he took a grenade and threatened everyone to blow himself. So he managed to escape and spent the next 20 years of his life as a fugitive until 2008 when he was surrounded by the Gendarmerie. He shot himself in front of TV cameras(he was one meter or less from the cameraman, and they were transmitting live). So he died while the whole country was watching him.

Man, that would be a great movie. The guy's name was Mario Oscar "Malevo" Ferreyra.
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Old November 26th, 2012, 03:56 PM   #243
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Old November 28th, 2012, 08:48 AM   #244

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Actually the most important film that should be made about is an entire city that decided to commit suicide, the Battle of Masada.
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Old November 28th, 2012, 08:50 AM   #245

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Actually the most important film that should be made about is an entire city that decided to commit suicide, the Battle of Masada.
Have you seen this?

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Old November 28th, 2012, 08:52 AM   #246

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Actually the most important film that should be made about is an entire city that decided to commit suicide, the Battle of Masada.
More like a village really, 960 people and you can walk from one side to the other in under two minutes.

There is already a film about that too.



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Old November 28th, 2012, 08:57 AM   #247

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More like a village really, 960 people and you can walk from one side to the other in under two minutes.

There is already a film about that too.

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Old November 28th, 2012, 04:30 PM   #248

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I'd like a film about Owain Glyndŵr and his rebellion against the English crown.
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I would kind of like to see something on Michelangelo.
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Old November 28th, 2012, 04:45 PM   #250

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I would kind of like to see something on Michelangelo.
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