SimplyScripts Discussion Board
Blog Home - Produced Movie Script Library - TV Scripts - Unproduced Scripts - Contact - Site Map
ScriptSearch
Welcome, Guest.
It is November 26th, 2020, 6:11am
Please login or register.
Was Portal Recent Posts Home Help Calendar Search Register Login
If you wish to join this discussion forum, please send me a message. There is no online registration. Please do read the guidelines that govern behavior on the discussion board. It will make for a much more pleasant experience for everyone. A word about SimplyScripts and Censorship


Produced Script Database (Updated!)
Yes, I am running script reviews, again...

Short Script of the Day | Featured Script of the Month | Featured Short Scripts Available for Production
Submit Your Script

How do I get my film's link and banner here?
All screenplays on the simplyscripts.com and simplyscripts.net domain are copyrighted to their respective authors. All rights reserved. This screenplaymay not be used or reproduced for any purpose including educational purposes without the expressed written permission of the author.
Forum Login
Username: Create a new Account
Password:     Forgot Password

SimplyScripts Screenwriting Discussion Board    Reviews    Movie, Television and DVD Reviews  ›  Time Trap Moderators: Nixon
Users Browsing Forum
No Members and 1 Guests

 Pages: 1
Recommend Print
  Author    Time Trap  (currently 115 views)
Scar Tissue Films
Posted: April 9th, 2020, 7:23am Report to Moderator
OWC Moderator


Posts
3438
Posts Per Day
0.83
Anyone caught this indie sci-fi film?

Strange little film. Kind of an awkward tone, combining a Goonies style vibe with violence, and let down by a weak Deus Ex Machina ending that undermined the struggles of the characters, it was still a lot of fun.

If they'd have gone either harder or softer in tone, and they'd let the characters solve their own problems, this could have been a bit of a classic I reckon, but instead it was a fun, near miss.
Logged Offline
Private Message
Heretic
Posted: April 9th, 2020, 12:10pm Report to Moderator
Old Timer



Location
Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada
Posts
1815
Posts Per Day
0.30
Yeah! Definitely second this recommendation.

It's like you say, Rick -- awkward tone, disappointing ending. Kind of a rocky start, too.

But a bunch of neat ideas, some genuinely cool scenes, and above all a movie that feels like a real kid's movie, with adventure, big concepts, and real danger.


Logged Offline
Site Private Message Reply: 1 - 2
Scar Tissue Films
Posted: April 9th, 2020, 1:50pm Report to Moderator
OWC Moderator


Posts
3438
Posts Per Day
0.83
Glad someone else caught it.

I agree, it really shined when it was firmly in kid's movie territory. The 'Furbie' kid, or whatever he called was particularly good.
Logged Offline
Private Message Reply: 2 - 2
 Pages: 1
Recommend Print

Locked Board Board Index    Movie, Television and DVD Reviews  [ previous | next ] Switch to:
Was Portal Recent Posts Home Help Calendar Search Register Login

Forum Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post polls
You may not post attachments
HTML is on
Blah Code is on
Smilies are on


Powered by E-Blah Platinum 9.71B © 2001-2006