Comic-Con: Scott Pilgrim Live Blog

Posted by inferiorego (20589 posts) - - Show Bio

6:00 Here we go. Edgar Wright is coming out. 13 panel members
 
6:15 Brian Lee O'Malley just came out, the creator of the Scott Pilgrim. Edgar is a pretty funny chap. Announcement? August 13th Scott Pilgrim will be released in 2D... Oh Edgar Wright, you are funny. I sincerely mean that. Mark Webber and Alison Pill came out... There are videos before each person comes out about their character... This movie feels way to hip for me.
 
6:18 More actors come out, Anna Kendrick, Aubrey Plaza and Kieren Caulken. Edgar Wright is doing is sweet job of leading this... Jason Schwartzman, Brandon Routh, Satya Bhabba, and Mae Whitman came out.
Jason has a sweet possibly fake mustache. Mary Elisabeth Winstead and Ellen Wong come out, the two women in love with Scott Pilgrim. Simon Pegg and Nick Frost come out. So far, best part. They are not in the film, but they are super rad anyway. They do the Charlie Brown sad walk off the stage.
 
6:25 Michael Cera comes out dressed as Captain America. Clip from the film time... It doesn't look as bad as I originally thught, but  still way too hip for me. Question time! 10 year old kid asks the creator awkwardly, "who inspired you to make the series?" "I inspired myself because I'm a super genius." That was the answer O'Malley gave. Now a question to Brandon Routh about playing Superman and playing a villain. Woman tries to ask another question, and Edgard Wright rips into her.
 
6:35 I smell b.o. Wright talks about Toronto and shooting in Toronto. O'Malley has nothing to say. Flynn, who's asked a question at EVERY panel today, asks about the ties to video games. Edgar Wright mentions that sound effects from Tekken, Sonic, and Zelda are in the film. Cera talks about the fight training, while wearing the Captain America suit, and that it lasted a few months. Michael Cera was dubbed "the push-up" king. A comic-conner wants to know if there was pressure to play their parts in the film. All the cast agrees that yes, it was tough. Umm... I'm going to a screening
 
6:41 The actors go over their favorite scenes. I feel as though every panel is asked the same five questions, and ever single actor, although different people in different films, seem to have the same answer. They all had a lot of fun and they all laughed a whole lot. Jason Schwartzman and Edgar Wright should have their own television show. Two seriously funny guys. Everyone else on the panel... kind of boring. I heard the word "fun" again like 5 times. Do actors not know many descriptive words? They're starting to sound like my reviews. Now some cat from Toronto, asked a really slow question about stories they have from shooting there. Cue Edgar Wright talking about sleeping pretty much on set and drinking Tim Horton's coffee. 
 
    

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#1 Posted by Tmul501 (595 posts) - - Show Bio

So pumped! I wish I was there!

#2 Posted by .Mistress Redhead. (27082 posts) - - Show Bio
@inferiorego: O_O Rips into her?? saying what?? and agreed this film is starting to look a bit too hip.
#3 Posted by Icon (2044 posts) - - Show Bio

You guys are crazy. The film looks awesome. Frankly, I don't even know what "too hip" means. lol

#4 Posted by Tmul501 (595 posts) - - Show Bio

No way, I bet this flick will be the perfect amount of hip.

#5 Posted by inferiorego (20589 posts) - - Show Bio
@Icon said:
" You guys are crazy. The film looks awesome. Frankly, I don't even know what "too hip" means. lol "
Yes, I am pretty crazy... I've been sitting in the same spot without moving for like 8 hours
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#6 Posted by DH69 (4258 posts) - - Show Bio

oh no B.O.!

#7 Posted by Icon (2044 posts) - - Show Bio
@inferiorego said:
" @Icon said:
" You guys are crazy. The film looks awesome. Frankly, I don't even know what "too hip" means. lol "
Yes, I am pretty crazy... I've been sitting in the same spot without moving for like 8 hours "

Yikes, I don't envy you. :/ 
 
Wait, actually I do. I wish I was there at least. x]
#8 Posted by Duo_forbidden (1160 posts) - - Show Bio

Awwwwwwwww, I want to be at the panel.

#9 Posted by RandallMorris (33 posts) - - Show Bio

The panel to judge the live action heroines? 
Sweet!
#10 Posted by Tormenta (1487 posts) - - Show Bio

looks good

#11 Posted by eldestrisk (623 posts) - - Show Bio

It looks promising.

#12 Posted by NightFang (9648 posts) - - Show Bio

Cool!

#13 Posted by lilsilverphoenix (55 posts) - - Show Bio

Seeing the trailer to Scott Pilgrim made me want to read the comic

#14 Posted by Markio (27 posts) - - Show Bio

I'm thinking about picking it up too.

#15 Posted by vegeta (4901 posts) - - Show Bio

well
#16 Posted by inferiorego (20589 posts) - - Show Bio

Sorry guys, I had to leave in such a hurry, i forgot to unpin this!

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#17 Posted by tekworm (28 posts) - - Show Bio

so is this movie going to be good or what?

#18 Posted by manofsteel42 (227 posts) - - Show Bio

I dont think this guy will ever age! hell be like 12 forever
#19 Posted by inferiorego (20589 posts) - - Show Bio
@tekworm said:
" so is this movie going to be good or what? "
I went to the screening last night. It was pretty funny, and I enjoyed it, but there are a few downsides to it. I'll review it Monday
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#20 Posted by dtpm60 (16 posts) - - Show Bio

This movie looks so good!  I can't wait!

#21 Posted by Ravn (180 posts) - - Show Bio

Finally finished the comic this week, and I'm really looking forward to the movie!

#22 Posted by Xangel (72 posts) - - Show Bio

it's opening day, time to get in line at the theater! 

#23 Posted by Wildish (99 posts) - - Show Bio

Oh, I want to go but i'm stuck here  
#24 Posted by Rowen545 (378 posts) - - Show Bio

This movie was great

#25 Posted by Brillow (7 posts) - - Show Bio

yup

#26 Posted by Tasuxeda (15 posts) - - Show Bio

I enjoyed it

#27 Posted by ANGEL1993 (64 posts) - - Show Bio

:O)

#28 Posted by striker77 (36 posts) - - Show Bio

 Great movie, I love Mary Elisabeth Winstead

#29 Posted by thatlad (587 posts) - - Show Bio

Nice

#30 Posted by jhenry06 (19 posts) - - Show Bio

Yeah it does

#31 Posted by PowerHerc (78172 posts) - - Show Bio

How bout  now?
#32 Posted by mcauburn (27 posts) - - Show Bio

cool
#33 Posted by Detergenttripod (20 posts) - - Show Bio

hECK YES

#34 Posted by Methias (437 posts) - - Show Bio

Blehhhhhhh

#35 Posted by miguel_yanke (36 posts) - - Show Bio

That was a cool movie

#36 Posted by DalekDoctor2011 (201 posts) - - Show Bio

wtf

#37 Posted by SarahG (13 posts) - - Show Bio

cool stuff

#38 Posted by SpaztikOne (95 posts) - - Show Bio

Sweet! I'd have loved to have seen it live!

#39 Posted by atmosfear (56 posts) - - Show Bio

sweet

#40 Posted by Zaber (263 posts) - - Show Bio

wow! movie is awesome!

#41 Posted by Grambyte (4 posts) - - Show Bio

Still can't get my hand on the comics here in the Netherlands... damn this country!

#42 Posted by KINCART (217 posts) - - Show Bio

sounds great!

#43 Posted by christopherwalken (96 posts) - - Show Bio

Michael Cera has the emotional range of a plastic chopping board.

#44 Posted by Hameyadea (8 posts) - - Show Bio

Go Scotty!

#45 Posted by Vitaeleous (68 posts) - - Show Bio

Three cheers for Tim Horton's coffee!! The nectar of Canada.

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