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Jeff Tanyard

The Abyss in theaters
« on: November 20, 2023, 03:31:01 PM »
The James Cameron classic The Abyss is coming to theaters soon.   :cool:

https://www.ign.com/articles/james-camerons-the-abyss-4k-will-return-to-theaters-for-just-one-day

It's a one-day event: December 6th.

I saw the movie in the theater back during its original run in 1989.  I was just a teenage kid at the time, but the movie stuck with me.  I particularly remember the CPR scene and the rat-in-the-fluid scene.  And, of course, we were all wowed by the CGI water column, a groundbreaking technical achievement at the time.

If you haven't seen the movie before, I recommend it, and here's your chance to see it in style.
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Re: The Abyss in theaters
« Reply #1 on: November 20, 2023, 05:59:40 PM »
Got the extended edition DVD, but it's in my 'waiting for 4K' section.

Last time I checked, it wasn't available to buy anymore, which for that time, is quite common now.
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Re: The Abyss in theaters
« Reply #2 on: November 21, 2023, 12:27:41 AM »
One of my favorite movies. The novelization was particularly good imo and I used to read it along with the movie. It really made the villain's story so much better and filled in a lot of backstory for Lindsey and Bud.
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Re: The Abyss in theaters
« Reply #3 on: November 21, 2023, 03:57:18 AM »
Underrated movie. And production was apparently hell.





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