Best Movie Series of All Time - HEAT 5

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Which is the best movie franchise?

Vengeance
4
17%
Blade
9
39%
Halloween
3
13%
Robocop
7
30%
Pokemon
0
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Total votes: 23

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Best Movie Series of All Time - HEAT 5

Post by SirClive » Fri Jan 26, 2007 10:46 am

Heat 5 of 12. 1 day vote.

Top 2 go through to the quarter finals.

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Post by yakmag » Fri Jan 26, 2007 11:02 am

Got to be Halloween, remembering when John Carpenter did quality films...

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Post by woody.cool » Fri Jan 26, 2007 11:04 am

I'm a Blade fan - especially seeing Wesley Snipes seriously kick-ass!

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Post by paranoid marvin » Fri Jan 26, 2007 11:08 am

loved Robocop,great film - Paul Verhoven is a superb director

I found RC2 to be quite a scary film
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Post by markopoloman » Fri Jan 26, 2007 11:09 am

Robocop for me :D :D

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Post by Antiriad2097 » Fri Jan 26, 2007 11:37 am

Had this been a vote for single movies, Robocop would have got my vote well ahead of the others (never even heard of Vengeance).

But as only the first Robocop is any good and the vote is for series, I have to go with Blade as the best overall.
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Post by Madge » Fri Jan 26, 2007 12:39 pm

Antiriad's views above are almost identical to my own.
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Post by necronom » Fri Jan 26, 2007 1:16 pm

Oldboy was good, but not the sort of film I would watch many times. I haven't seen (or heard of) the other two.

Blade was a big "meh", and the second wasn't as good, though I can't remember much about either. Haven't seen the third.

Halloween I and III I liked a lot, but the rest were just "Made for TV" type of films. I probably haven't seen them all.

Robocop is brilliant, and has one of the best robots in cinema history (the ED-209; probably only beaten by the T-800). The sequel wasn't nearly as good, and the third was a joke.

Even so, I voted for Robocop, as I would rather have that one film than any other of the series' mentioned.

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Post by drws » Fri Jan 26, 2007 3:50 pm

I found the same feelings towards which to pick...
Robocop is possibly the better movie, but I can't vote for something that has Robocop 3 attached to it.
Blade is ok, probably the best choice for me when considering all the whole franchise.

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Post by MikeHaggar » Fri Jan 26, 2007 4:29 pm

Robocop, even with the crappy third movie.

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Post by Sputryk » Fri Jan 26, 2007 4:48 pm

I am so disappointed with you all. The Vengeance trilogy is sh1t hot - brutal, edgy, well scripted etc, etc, etc. Three top-quality films and by far the best 'series' in this round. I thoroughly enjoy Robo1, Blade1 and Halloweens 'Season of the Witch' but those are stand-alone films within the franchises.

Come on folks. Vote for top quality through and through. :D




I am resigned to Vengeance going out at the first hurdle. Such a shame.

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Post by SirClive » Sat Jan 27, 2007 5:57 am

Looks like this one is more clear cut, but Vengeance does have a chance if gets a few extra votes between now and 3.30
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