2 hours of my life wasted watching Spiderman 3


Deprecated: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is deprecated, use preg_replace_callback instead in /home/lefever/markksullivan.com/wp-includes/functions-formatting.php on line 83

On Monday I went to watch Spiderman 3, following an evening out at Refresh Seattle, where Lee spoke about how online communities are like parties waiting to happenSachi and I had collected free movie passes from a Safeway promotion a few months ago that had to be used in the next month, so we figured it would be nice to catch a current flick while out with friends.  The tickets were essentially free, but even that was paying too much.  I had seen Spiderman 1 and 2, which were both somewhat cheesy and predictable… what else do you expect from a comic-book character?   This third installment brought it to a whole new level… a new low.  I’m not giving anything away by revealing that Spiderman wins in the end… of course, he’s the comic hero.  But outside of some of the special-effects of spiderman swooping around buildings on his webs, there wasn’t much else to get excited about.  In fact, there were whole sections of the movie that were just absurd and made me think they brought in a bunch of 4th grade writers to create the story.  One thought that entered my head while leaving the theater was, “this isn’t even Netflix worthy”…. meaning that I wouldn’t want to waste a spot on my queue for this movie that’s more of a drawn out velveeta-ized sequel than anything resembling a new or worthwhile story.  Save your money and when it finally comes out on free tv, turn off your tv and go outside and do something productive…. like wash your car.  It’ll be 2 hours of your life you’ll be happy to not have wasted watching Spidey 3.

Leave a Reply

You must be logged in to post a comment.



Warning: call_user_func_array() expects parameter 2 to be array, null given in /home/lefever/markksullivan.com/wp-includes/functions.php on line 1329

Deprecated: Function eregi_replace() is deprecated in /home/lefever/markksullivan.com/wp-content/plugins/wp-shortstat.php on line 79

Deprecated: Function eregi() is deprecated in /home/lefever/markksullivan.com/wp-content/plugins/wp-shortstat.php on line 159

Deprecated: Function eregi() is deprecated in /home/lefever/markksullivan.com/wp-content/plugins/wp-shortstat.php on line 162

Deprecated: Function eregi() is deprecated in /home/lefever/markksullivan.com/wp-content/plugins/wp-shortstat.php on line 165

Deprecated: Function eregi() is deprecated in /home/lefever/markksullivan.com/wp-content/plugins/wp-shortstat.php on line 171

Deprecated: Function eregi() is deprecated in /home/lefever/markksullivan.com/wp-content/plugins/wp-shortstat.php on line 176

Deprecated: Function eregi() is deprecated in /home/lefever/markksullivan.com/wp-content/plugins/wp-shortstat.php on line 176

Deprecated: Function eregi() is deprecated in /home/lefever/markksullivan.com/wp-content/plugins/wp-shortstat.php on line 181

Deprecated: Function eregi() is deprecated in /home/lefever/markksullivan.com/wp-content/plugins/wp-shortstat.php on line 206

Deprecated: Function eregi() is deprecated in /home/lefever/markksullivan.com/wp-content/plugins/wp-shortstat.php on line 211

Deprecated: Function eregi() is deprecated in /home/lefever/markksullivan.com/wp-content/plugins/wp-shortstat.php on line 216

Deprecated: Function eregi() is deprecated in /home/lefever/markksullivan.com/wp-content/plugins/wp-shortstat.php on line 221

Deprecated: Function eregi() is deprecated in /home/lefever/markksullivan.com/wp-content/plugins/wp-shortstat.php on line 226

Deprecated: Function eregi() is deprecated in /home/lefever/markksullivan.com/wp-content/plugins/wp-shortstat.php on line 231

Deprecated: Function eregi() is deprecated in /home/lefever/markksullivan.com/wp-content/plugins/wp-shortstat.php on line 236

Deprecated: Function eregi() is deprecated in /home/lefever/markksullivan.com/wp-content/plugins/wp-shortstat.php on line 241

Deprecated: Function eregi() is deprecated in /home/lefever/markksullivan.com/wp-content/plugins/wp-shortstat.php on line 246

Deprecated: Function eregi() is deprecated in /home/lefever/markksullivan.com/wp-content/plugins/wp-shortstat.php on line 251

Deprecated: Function eregi() is deprecated in /home/lefever/markksullivan.com/wp-content/plugins/wp-shortstat.php on line 256

Deprecated: Function eregi() is deprecated in /home/lefever/markksullivan.com/wp-content/plugins/wp-shortstat.php on line 263

Deprecated: Function eregi() is deprecated in /home/lefever/markksullivan.com/wp-content/plugins/wp-shortstat.php on line 266

Deprecated: Function eregi() is deprecated in /home/lefever/markksullivan.com/wp-content/plugins/wp-shortstat.php on line 271