« Does Sexual Content Enforce a Negative Stereotype of Second Life? (Comments of the Week) | Main | SL Machinima Classic: Mysterious Virtual World Music Video for "Farrah Fawcett Hair" »

Monday, April 02, 2018

Comments

Feed You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post.

jonny

This movie made me lose what little respect I had for Spielberg.

If he teleported on to my land, dressed as a teen with his cap backwards, I'd drop kick him into my neighbor's koy pond.

jonny

That's KOI POND!

Metacam Oh

I was entertained by the movie, but as a VR enthusiast and I dont think this spoils anything in the movie, but the parts where people were walking down the street wearing VR gear and being submersed in the Oasis really really bothered me. Your not going to be walking down a busy city street when your supposed to be in an entirely different environment. It makes no sense at all, please if someone can explain how this makes sense I would love to hear it, it would make me feel better about the movie. ( I don't remember this type of nonsense in the book)

Clara Seller

One big difference between the movie and RL virtual reality offerings is that today's consumer doesn't get the pleasure of searching for an Easter egg. Instead of inheriting a fortune, they get to lose a fortune on lameness.

RL virtual reality is pretty lame right now and consumers haven't been suckered into it in huge numbers. Schindler's List was a great movie, but we weren't hoping it would herd people into concentration camps. Consumers would have a better chance of getting a RL version of a concentration camp experience than they would get the other movies virtual reality experience.

Josain Zsun

I attended local 1st showing, which happened to be "3D". First disappointment. I kept wishing it was a video, so I could do instant replay on scenes I thought they could have done an impressive scene.
The movie was what would be expected from a Hollywood special effects extravaganza.
It occasionally reminded me of the book…kinda. Most of the characters are present in both. That's about it.
My thoughts to those that have not read the book. See the movie and be even more mindblown to read the book.
My thoughts to those that have read the book. See the movie with no expectations from the book. It will be a Hollywood special effects romp.

Verify your Comment

Previewing your Comment

This is only a preview. Your comment has not yet been posted.

Working...
Your comment could not be posted. Error type:
Your comment has been posted. Post another comment

The letters and numbers you entered did not match the image. Please try again.

As a final step before posting your comment, enter the letters and numbers you see in the image below. This prevents automated programs from posting comments.

Having trouble reading this image? View an alternate.

Working...

Post a comment

Your Information

(Name is required. Email address will not be displayed with the comment.)

Wagner James Au VR MMO blog New World Notes
Sinespace Unity MMO
Ample Avi  SL avatars
SL fashion blog Cajsa Gidge
my site ... ... ...