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Split (M. Night Shyamalan; January 20th, 2017) Movie • Page 3

Discussion in 'Entertainment Forum' started by jkauf, Jul 27, 2016.

  1. Nathan

    Always do the right thing. Supporter

    Schlocky, exploitative fun. McAvoy was absolutely great but a huge credit has to go to how Shyamalan handled the performance, the way one edits and shoots a role like this can be mismanaged so easily.

    Lots of fascinating things to say about victimhood, echoes of Texas Chainsaw Massacre and Alien in that regard, and Shyamalan knows it. Psycho parallels were apparent as well.
  2. a nice person

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    Shyamalan just posted on twitter that he has written an outline for the follow-up to Split. I could see it coming out in 2019.
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  3. ChaseTx

    Nuke the site from orbit. The only way to be sure Prestigious

    Hopefully it's not a traditional sequel. Maybe something with Kevin in a larger cast of characters
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  4. Ya I'm interested in a sequel, but idk how he's gonna do it and make it interesting. I'm optimistic, though.
  5. dlemert


    I'm assuming his next film will be a sequel-of-sorts to both Split and Unbreakable. I felt that's what the finale of Split was alluding to, anyway.
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  8. airik625

    we've seen the shadow of the axe before Prestigious

  9. Your Milkshake

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    Still really want to catch this
  10. imthesheriff

    Here I Am. So Glad You Are. Supporter

    Was kinda bored by this
  11. That original ending does seem like a pretty dark note to end on. I liked the ending that made the final cut.
  12. Serh

    @TiredOfSeth Prestigious

  13. Joe Apr 26, 2017
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  14. michael_gatto


    So excited about this. Willis, Jackson, McAvoy and Anya Taylor Joy all together will be great.
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  15. a nice person

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    Even for those that didn't like Split, this makes total financial sense. Unbreakable made $250 million and Split made $275 million. I imagine this next movie could push $300 million.
  16. tucah

    not champ Prestigious

    I really gotta get around to watching Split
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  17. I still need to see Split but I'm already looking forward to the sequel. Too bad it doesn't have a 2018 release date.
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  18. Your Milkshake

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    Bruce Willis should be in A list movies again. He's so likable to me idk. Loved him in Looper. Die Hard gets watched almost every Christmas.
  19. Why Bother?

    Still bothering.

    Awesome. This is how you build a Shyamaverse.

    Take that, Snyder.
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  21. BirdPerson

    fuck tammy! Prestigious

    Finally watched this last night after the sequel news. I really liked it on first watch. Last 30 seconds weren't needed but whatever. First movie in a while where I've noticed the camera work like "wow that was a cool shot."
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  22. Morrissey


    This was decent enough. This has been a pretty good year for mainstream film.
  23. Sarah Paulson cast for the sequel.

  24. a nice person

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    Is Robin Wright returning?
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  25. irthesteve

    formerly irthesteve Prestigious

    Really enjoyed this movie, guess I gotta go back and watch Unbreakable again as I barely remember it
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