Sunday, June 26, 2011

FILM: Rubber -- 2010

Ugh...I watched this movie about 2 weeks ago and wanted to delete it from my brain, but instead, I'm going type out all my anger here. So, excuse me if it gets a bit much. Quentin Dupieux is the one who directed and wrote this. I'm apologize, Mr. Dupieux, in advance! As an inspiring filmmaker, I always feel AWFUL when I see horrid movies because that's someone's work! Hard work! I feel bad for everyone who took part of that movie and it makes me sad...



This movie is about a tire, yes, a tire and his name is Robert. Robert was abandoned in the desert and suddenly, for NO REASON AT ALL, he comes alive. Robert is rolling around the desert--and oh yeah, he has telepathic powers. Robert has the ability to destroy anything he wishes without rolling/moving anywhere. He attacks little things at first, like animals and what not. Then he starts to attack humans, and it's..."chaos."

Yeah...so I heard people tried to compare this movie to Christine (1983) HA! I'm still trying to see how... BESIDES from the whole inanimate object thing. Besides that, I got nothing...because the film Christine was a classic automatically for me and it had a cool story line, whereas this film's story line...was just slapped together, so it seems.




I don't care what anyone says, this film sucked. I didn't find it funny, nor will I ever find it funny. I'm cool with comedy horrors but I thought this was just stupid. The whole time this film was going on I was aggravated--yeah, I was aggravated with the film and its ridiculousness--but I was more aggravated with MYSELF because I sat there and watched the whole thing. My poor eyes and ears. :( For those of you who have seen it and are saying "Oh, it wasn't that bad!", you're a liar. I'm joking...but seriously, after seeing that movie ONCE, did you ever watch it again?? I would hope not. Unless you genuinely enjoyed it then...hey ok, live your life and enjoy it. 

I wouldn't recommend this movie to anyone honestly, but I know there are people out there who loved this movie. So to those who enjoyed it, I'd truly love to know why. I'm thinking maybe I just didn't get it or I'm not seeing it correctly. Help?

6 comments:

  1. I saw the previews for this one so I knew it was about a tire on a murder rampage, but I would have never expected a zombie-like scene. I've been tempted to watch it, but now I'll skip it.

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  2. Wow, I had hopes for this movie when I first saw the trailer. It looked like "What?! This is gonna be so hilarious!" I guess not though.

    Maybe I will watch it sometime but it is going to the very back of my list :P.

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  3. @MsMariah I thought it would be cool but I just didn't get it...I don't know. You might like it though. The deaths were pretty good.

    @Marcus you might think it's funny! I anything you can check it out for laughs. Lol. I'm sorry it's on the back of your list now. :p

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  4. Rubber spelled backwards is 'this movie sucked'--agree on this one. Couldn't even get past the first 45 minutes.

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  5. my sister watched this ridiculous film last week and reported it was the biggest waste of time ever! x

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  6. @Keith I agree! You aren't missing a thing. 10 minutes was too much time.

    @Shel Lol, it definitely was!

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