Here, word for word (except I censored parts for my younger readers - yes you, Hannah Montana lovers!) is some thoughts on the 30 minute "Journey To The Center Of The Earth 3D" preview that many have seen at industry shows. Hsu Paul of Japan, who is an avid reader of MarketSaw sent me a great little writeup about it and you can obviously see his passion about 3D.
Not only that, but it gives me insight into a movie that I was beginning to have serious doubts about based on the 2D trailer and production stills. Apparently I was hasty as this reader has some great things to say about it. First and foremost - don't expect "Avatar". Expect a theme park ride in a movie. That's it! Arrive at the theater ready for a theme park ride and it should be a thrilling time. It can't be that hard to ask of you - everyone does it - I know I have a completely different mindset before a horror movie than I do for a comedy or a non-fiction. So this time it is a theme park ride. Interesting! Based on this guys review, I am looking forward to doing this and of course seeing the Cameron / Pace technology being used for the first time in a live action. Without further ado - here is Hsu Paul's review:
So it looks like its going to be a family affair and could be well received overseas - will that bring in the masses though? We shall find out this summer! :-)
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