June 5, 2010

A Stupid Movie- Saturday Centus

Jenny Matlock
My 100 word essay based on a prompt .


WEEK 5 PROMPT

I settled into the comfortable movie theater seat with awkward 3D glasses perched on my nose, a small tub of popcorn on my lap, and a bottle of water lodged into the seat holder,
anxiously waiting for the movie I had planned all month for.

I had first heard good things about it on Oprah. Then, my church said a few things about it , which didn't really mean anything to me anymore lol (just kidding). Some other blogger wrote about it and said it made her cry :/
So I decided that I was going to see if all these things were true . I can honestly say , if it wasn't for the popcorn and the comfortable seat in the theater and the 3D glasses, this movie would have been a complete waste of time . Yeah , Avatar is IMO a stupid movie. I never got to see the ending but I had made up my mind already .

14 comments:

  1. Have not seen it, and probably won't. I've heard good and bad things, but I prefer mysteries (as you probably guessed lol) and comedies. Nice use of the prompt, all that anticipation followed by crashing disappointment! Kathy

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  2. I went to see it because of all the hype and reall thought it was like a children's movie FernGully I watched with my students only in 3D!I was not impressed at all.

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  3. Hey Jackie, I saw most of it and decided it's a computerized version of 'Dances With Wolves'...

    Oh, and as for your comment on my centus,

    think Guardian Angel...

    get it? :)

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  4. Never seen it - probably never will, I don't think it's my kind of movie!

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  5. I could hear you telling this short story. That movie isn't even on my radar. :)

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  6. Very cool review within a prompt. Never would have thought of doing that. No plans to see it either. Ugh.

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  7. LOVE IT! I never went to see it, my kids weren't interested and neither was I!!! Great story.

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  8. Oh dear. Wonderful story, Jackie but sad that you have the blues after seeing the movie.
    I could not understand the whole concept so I did not see it but I am definitely seeing Twilight although they do not have Edward in 3D. LOL

    hugs
    shakira

    p.s I am so sorry that you felt my 100 words were too much information. LOL (just kidding)

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  9. interesting,the movie was a waste of money but because we saw it together I didn't mind.love ya Angel

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  10. I am so glad I waited until it came out on DVD. I think I might still be kicking myself if I paid to see the theatrical release!

    Nice job on the prompt!

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  11. This was really smart putting a review in for the prompt. I was wondering about all the hype for the movie and how it was. It really isn't my kind of movie though. Great job.

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  12. Hi Jackie! Good, interesting take on the prompt! (I guess this is a true story, and not fiction?)
    I'm sure it doesn't matter, either, does it for this Saturday Centus? Since I'm new to it, I wasn't really sure...but writing is writing!! Good job!

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  13. Interesting take on the prompt:-)

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  14. Jackie, I enjoyed your direction with this prompt. It was surprising! Thanks for linking up!

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