The previews looked very intense and the whole film is pretty much like that. How the writers were able to put this story together so flawlessly, I don't know, and how the director was able to actualize it, even more amazing. Without a doubt one of the best films I've seen! The movie moves around a lot that its hard to keep up but it also keeps you paying attention. It held onto the audience right at the start and it didn't let go until the end. Yes the performances were above and beyond etc etc. The critics never gave this movie a chance.
As they say in the movie, You Can't Play God. Kutcher seemed to do what he does best. Nick Larson and his best friends Trevor Eastman and Amanda are celebrating the twentieth-fourth birthday of his girlfriend Julie Miller in a beautiful lake on a Sunday morning. Now in college, he reads through a journal he used to write as a kid to notice that all of a sudden these harmful memories are coming back to him. On a different note there were also many complexities to do with chaos theory inderlying the raw emotional turmoil that the characters endure such as time travel, alternate universes and such, but rather than rely on these interesting ideas and theories to carry the movie, it is instead simply used as a background setting for an incredible story. However, his time-traveling attempts to alter the past and save his one true love have unexpected and dire consequences. She was pretty wooden and unconvincing.
However, Nick is called by his colleague Dave Bristol, who is di. It is scary most of the time, but its also a romance for the most part since his largest goal is making his girlfriend happy while keeping everything else in the world tame. There was plenty of visual stimuli as well as mental stimuli as you waited to see the outcome of each alteration made by the main character, Evan Treborn Ashton Kutcher. As soon as they heard Ashton Kutcher was in it, they all prepared to give it thumbs down. Nick is expecting to be promoted in the company where he works, and Julie is planning to move to his place instead of going to New York for her Master degree. The movie kept me guessing and kept me at the edge of my seat, and the writers outdid themselves by making sure the movie didn't peter out with some lame ending. There are parts that really jump out at you.
When he discovers a way to travel back into the body of his past self, his time trips start to cause negative results on his present. Overall Score Not an average : 8 - Really good movie. Its what small events in life end up resulting to, whether it be the biggest event in your life or a small one. In the end, this underrated gem is worth checking out. Sound Mix: 8 - Freaking scary! All through his childhood he would blank out right before something drastic happens and not remember anything that happened. Nonetheless i think that this makes it a very powerful film to evoke such strong feelings while watching it. The Butterfly Effect 2 2006 The Butterfly Effect 2 : Nick Larson and his best friends Trevor Eastman and Amanda are celebrating the twentieth-fourth birthday of his girlfriend Julie Miller in a beautiful lake on a Sunday morning.
I'm sure when I see it the 3rd time it will be an even bigger experience to me. One year later, Nick finds that he can travel in time and tries to fix the past, with tragic consequences for the future. The whole film is like that, just one long engaging thrill ride. Plenty of movies have gone back in time before but this one does it so more effectively that its almost original in that sense. However, Nick is called by his colleague Dave Bristol, who is disputing the promotion with Nick, for a meeting with a client.
Nick is expecting to be promoted in the company where he works, and Julie is planning to move to his place instead of going to New York for her Master degree. This is one of the best films of 2004 and certainly an entertaining one. Just wanted to see how they would update the interesting concept of the first movie. I loved it for what it is, but not something you see to be entertained. The director is a pure genius! He's not as comedic in this role, but adds his charm in for fun. Changing reality isn't truly the answer to happiness.
The beginning is done well, the middle it starts dragging but it starts picking up and the ending is done extremely well. Every part of the film plays an important role to the main thread. Ashton Kutcher is surprisingly good as Evan and he does a good job for his first serious movie. As he uses his powers to try to fix his past and present, the effect escalates, creating alternate realities, many of which are worse than the past that he is trying to change. Suffering from migraine-like seizures, Nick soon discovers that he has the power to change the past via his memories. The Butterfly Effect is a terrific thriller that keeps you on the edge of your seat.
The acting is really good for the most part and the shock of some of the scenes will definitely grab people. The story is very gripping and almost makes you review how things could have changed in your life had some different events altered it. Ashton Kutcher plays Evan Treborn, a troubled man who suffered blackouts as a child. Then the mother says he's alright now, yet the nurse never calls to reverse the code blue, and no-one shows up. Suffering from migraine-like seizures, Nick soon discovers that he has the power to change the past via his memories. Those who've criticized the film, should really see it again, because you'll then notice all the details which makes this film excellent! This film was directed and written by both Eric Bress and J.
In some of the fight scenes it gets pretty wavy for effect that does real well and makes it more intense. Nick is expecting to be promoted in the company where he works, and Julie is planning to move to his place instead of going to New York for her Master degree. It offers a bunch of interesting and unpredictable twists so it's hard to see where things are going. Worth: 8 - Worth seeing. Even if you aren't a fan of Punk'd or Dude Where's My. When he goes to ask his childhood sweetheart about it she doesn't want to talk about it. I'm at a loss of words to describe this high octane, tantalizing, brain-stimulating movie.