Everything GREAT About American Ultra!

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American Ultra! Based on box office returns, you probably missed this one. I got lucky and didn't and fell in love pretty quickly. It's by no means a masterpiece, but I think the biggest problem was people being sold the wrong movie. I'll get more into that in the video! Here's everything right with American Ultra!
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Beau Stoker
Beau Stoker - 3 timer siden
Your Gary Stu argument misses the mark. Once you understand that he was trained for years through brainwashing government programs. Force fed knowledge that would aid assassin training.
Mark Robinson
Mark Robinson - 7 dager siden
MK ultra, not Plus Ultra... definitely here for ALL of it.
Jake Farrer
Jake Farrer - 9 dager siden
INTERSTELLAR!!!!
likemice
likemice - 14 dager siden
Also I got like six minutes into this video and I’ve decided that I can’t watch the rest until I see the movie.
likemice
likemice - 14 dager siden
Lee are you seriously telling me you never cashed in your arcade tickets of gummy hamburgers? Not once?!
Jon Lopez
Jon Lopez - 15 dager siden
Do Nacho Libre!!!
cazuto claw
cazuto claw - 16 dager siden
He should do seven deadly sins movie
Jaila C.
Jaila C. - 16 dager siden
my brother doesn't watch/like movies but he liked this one
Dued12341
Dued12341 - 22 dager siden
The social distance reference just killed me. And I love the fact that in 25 years somebody my age might watch this and not understand it at all.
Gaming With This Guy
Gaming With This Guy - Måned siden
This is seriously my favorite love story.
_ jeromethegreat
_ jeromethegreat - Måned siden
The observation you made about the wound on her lip is exactly what got Becky Lynch over. She was doing great but when she got her nose busted by Nia Jax the visual of this beautiful woman with such a not pretty (yet completely badass) wound made her the hottest act in the entire wrestling business for a while. It even led to her having "The Man" gimmick which was perfect. Seeing her just not be stereotypically pretty was jarring, but it did so much for her, and badass women are always nice to see. Watching your content validates some of them random thoughts I have while watching movies, and adds so much more to the movies I love. Thanks for doing these, you've made me realize how much I actually love movies.
ArnoldsK
ArnoldsK - Måned siden
Long story short, Kristen Stewart is HOT.
Especially in blacklight, wowee.
SS Productions
SS Productions - Måned siden
Watched about a minute of the video, paused and then watched the movie, and now I'm back. Awesome movie that I wished I watched sooner!
DeMattMorency
DeMattMorency - 2 måneder siden
Concerning wish fulfillment, we see dudes in this context because that's a dude's power fantasy. So, what is a woman's no consequences fantasy? The handler for the beast isn't a bad start.
Please do sorcerer's apprentice and speed racer.
TRAVONIX
TRAVONIX - 2 måneder siden
9:56 that shit gets to me and I don't know why😢
Jeffrey Woods jr
Jeffrey Woods jr - 2 måneder siden
Could you do world war z next
August August
August August - 2 måneder siden
Please review Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
mary medd
mary medd - 2 måneder siden
God that stoner talk about the tree is a lot like the talks I have when I’m emotional and high and I relate to mike so god dam much and I have no idea why other then the weed...
Stephen Shepherd Official
Stephen Shepherd Official - 2 måneder siden
I was *extremely* torn when I left this movie, mainly because I don't like that much gore. However, overall it left so much of an impact on me that I think I enjoyed it, mainly due to the principal characters and the script.
Red Planet Studio
Red Planet Studio - 2 måneder siden
Please do everything great about John Carter
Joshua Kraft
Joshua Kraft - 2 måneder siden
I absolutely love this movie.
Shahbaz Ali
Shahbaz Ali - 2 måneder siden
Had this in the back burner, definitely going to watch and recommend this, thank you.
spider-man
spider-man - 2 måneder siden
I do think Kristen Stewart is a great actress too
spider-man
spider-man - 2 måneder siden
I love the mr. Right and the America ultra movie
cool guy Lyn
cool guy Lyn - 2 måneder siden
Can you review palm springs. It's an out of the box time loop love story that makes you think. It has Andy Sandburg and he is funny as ever
renragged
renragged - 2 måneder siden
6:50 Was that disarming actually from that scene there? Because Rose is holding what looks like a Barretta and then Mike is holding what looks like a Barretta but in the close-up of the gun snatch, it's a Glock. That's a serious pet peeve of mine in movies and TV. I wish I could be the weapons supervisor for them all.
Kiki C
Kiki C - 2 måneder siden
So glad you did a video on this movie!!
It's so well done. On so many levels.
I meant to fall asleep watching this video (and letting the next ones just keep playing bc I like having positive stuff, stuff that brings me joy, etc playing on my TV while I'm asleep :) ), but I just kept agreeing with every win and getting all excited that someone else noticed certain little things here and there, or the tree convo being just, so beautiful that I actually show it to people (and I've posted it on Twitter and FB a few times) and I have a clip bookmarked on YouTube for that specific reason lol.
Anywho, I love the dialog. I love that you notice all kinds of new details each time.
I agree about how endearing and honest their relationship is.
And I cannot believe you just mentioned Mr Right!! I just rewatched it lol. It's one that you either really get a kick out of it you probably bailed on maybe 20min in.
But back to American Ultra. I think it did know what it was trying to be, and I quite liked that about it (it felt like every single minute detail waz purposeful, and it all added up to something multilayered, interesting and surprisingly honest and authentic).
:)
yasser pajuelo
yasser pajuelo - 2 måneder siden
What's the story behind Cinemawins and CinemaSins??
Martina Chooffey
Martina Chooffey - 2 måneder siden
please do Room I just watched that movie and it was so clever in so many aspects and there were multiple great performances!
Frantic
Frantic - 3 måneder siden
16:21 is this a part of the movie ?
Daniel Higley
Daniel Higley - 3 måneder siden
This movie is easily in my top 25.
Darren Hansen
Darren Hansen - 3 måneder siden
It's been on my list for a while. This has made me want to watch it, and it'a on Prime!
423VOL
423VOL - 3 måneder siden
Epilepsy: exists
This movie: I’m about to end this viewers whole vision
Danielle M Hall
Danielle M Hall - 3 måneder siden
I am so glad for the KStew defense. She is great. The one thing that made me believe this movie would be great is the fact that someone thought to cast her beside Jesse Eisenberg. That is just genius casting.
geekiskhan1
geekiskhan1 - 3 måneder siden
I really hope you do Batman: Mask of the Phatasm. It's amazing, and also short. Maybe a good thing to fall back on in these trying times.
JR_113
JR_113 - 3 måneder siden
The mini burgers are absolutely amazing. Childhood favorites.
Charles Allen
Charles Allen - 3 måneder siden
do a simple favor its a great watch and I would love too watch you break it down
Eddie Loves Movies
Eddie Loves Movies - 3 måneder siden
Just finished watching.. surprised it has such a low tomato score
David Nelson
David Nelson - 3 måneder siden
Please please please ease please do STARDUST!?!?!?!?!?!?!?
ChaoticConform
ChaoticConform - 3 måneder siden
I went so long without watching because it was poised as an comedy...when I started watching and it was surprising that it was a brutally shown action movie. Made the movie way better since I had no idea what I was about to watch and was shown a completely different movie.
Simon Wyzik
Simon Wyzik - 3 måneder siden
Is mike played by that guy from zombie land I can’t remember his name
Topslotta
Topslotta - 3 måneder siden
Watched it first time after watching first few minutes of this video, then came back here and watched the rest ...
jak domen
jak domen - 3 måneder siden
Ocean's
trilogy? am please....
That Other Boi
That Other Boi - 4 måneder siden
YESSS. Nobody talks about this movie and it is so damn good
Alias Fakename
Alias Fakename - 4 måneder siden
4:18 Bruh, these gummy cheeseburgers were my childhood, up there with Fruit Roll-ups and Lunchables.
Froogie Woogie
Froogie Woogie - 4 måneder siden
The main character is the exact live action replica of ultra intinct shaggy. Am i wrong?
KnotLikeYou
KnotLikeYou - 4 måneder siden
You’ve never had the cheeseburger gummies? Or the hotdog gummies? Were your parents dentists or something? Lol j/k.
Also, I love this movie. This and mr right are the kind of hitman flicks that are entertaining to me. I need a fun story, interesting characters, romance, and some levity to compliment the badass fight scenes. (The kingsman church scene will always be the best fight scene tho).
JDM12983
JDM12983 - 4 måneder siden
Yeah, don't care to see any stoner movies.
tuber
tuber - 4 måneder siden
you should put a seizure warning on this, it triggered one
vengfularcher
vengfularcher - 4 måneder siden
Yes I have been wanting this for so long
Breething !
Breething ! - 4 måneder siden
SUCH A GOOD MOVIE!! I got this movie because I love both of them as actors. My partner was teasing me about it because he, like a lot of people, fell into the narrative that K stu is a bad actor. He sat and watch and by the end was like "that was an awesome freaking movie." More people need to see this. I hate that it went under the radar. Everyone in it is so good and the action is equally hilarious and thrilling.
Julia Bee
Julia Bee - 4 måneder siden
The trailers really did it no favors. I had written it off, but after this vid.... It looks really awesome and like I'd be into it
Savaras Markov
Savaras Markov - 4 måneder siden
Absolutely love this movie. Defiantly think it gets over looked all the time.
The other One
The other One - 4 måneder siden
It's not only Boyle, it's Shane too! :D
Phillip Leong
Phillip Leong - 4 måneder siden
you gotta do adventureland, super underrated movie and the original jesse and kstew pairing
Rachel Consoli
Rachel Consoli - 4 måneder siden
Please do Sixth Sense!
Dylan Smith
Dylan Smith - 4 måneder siden
The Top #10 Everything Great About's I Would Love To See You Guys Do In The Near Future (1-10)!

#1. Everything Great About Forrest Gump (The 1994 Live Action Theatrical Film)

#2. Everything Great About The Jurassic Park Film Trilogy- Jurassic Park, The Lost World: Jurassic Park, And Jurassic Park III

#3. Everything Great About The Hobbit Trilogy- The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, The Desolation Of Smaug, The Battle Of The Five Armies

#4. Everything Great About The Indiana Jones Film Series- Indiana Jones And The Raiders of The Lost Arc, Temple Of Doom, The Last Crusade, And The Kingdom Of The Crystal Skull

#5. Everything Great About Field Of Dreams (The 1989 Live Action Theatrical Film)

#6. Everything Great About The Rest Of The Bourne Film Series- The Bourne Supremacy, The Bourne Ultimatum, The Bourne Legacy, And Jason Bourne

#7. Everything Great About Cowboy Bebop: Knockin' On Heaven's Door (The 2001 Anime Theatrical Film)

#8. Everything Great About Total Recall (The 1990 Live Action Theatrical Film)

#9. Everything Great About V For Vendetta (The 2006 Live Action Theatrical Film)

#10. Everything Great About Willy Wonka And The Chocolate Factory (The 1971 Live Action Theatrical Film)
N P
N P - 4 måneder siden
hey cinemaWins, have you ever thought about kung fu hustle? I would love to hear everything great about it.
David McG
David McG - 4 måneder siden
I actually re-watched this in my early batch of COVID-Lockdown movies. I forgot how damn great it is! good to see it get some love!
JUAN H MALAVE-RODRIGUEZ
JUAN H MALAVE-RODRIGUEZ - 4 måneder siden
Do Kung fu panda 3
Aina Song
Aina Song - 4 måneder siden
Secondhand Lions.
Peyton, Talented but Lazy
Peyton, Talented but Lazy - 4 måneder siden
Wait, I take my request back. Please do The Matrix!
BenjWarrant
BenjWarrant - 4 måneder siden
Kristen Stewart is a great actor. Full stop.
I only watched this movie because she was in it, and that was a very smart move. What a really good movie it is. It's reminiscent of a lot of 'protagonist has skills and powers (or a unique position in life) that he was unaware of' plots from a lot of s-f short stories from the Golden Age, and of course it's probably not a coincidence that it got made after the enormous success of Jason Bourne franchise. But that doesn't prevent it from being very entertaining - and that's what we're all looking for, right? Something to keep the thanatophobic brain quiet for a while?
Kristen Stewart was the first and only (so far) actress to win the French Oscar, the _Cesar._ We all know how chauvinistic the French are, so for her to win the award tells you that she must have put in an outstanding performance.
I will watch anything with her in it.
Uhhh... except _Twilight._ Sparkly vampires and 'hot' werewolves are a suspension of disbelief too far for me....
Andrew Perillo
Andrew Perillo - 4 måneder siden
You should review zulu
Christian Joseph Englert
Christian Joseph Englert - 4 måneder siden
Can anyone tell me how CinemaWins (or anyone for that matter), gets their footage for their commentaries. Does they rip a DVD?
How about other Youtube videos? Do videomakers have to stream and record to get footage of other videos?
It's always bothered me that I have no idea how something I love so much is made.
Cinder Block Studios
Cinder Block Studios - 4 måneder siden
I really wanted to like this movie (mostly because of what you said in the conclusion). The trailers were totally different, and set up an entirely different narrative. However the reveal for Pheobe I found to be a huge letdown. I wanted so bad for her to be equally as clueless as to what's happening, but instead it became a cliched pile of tropes.
Nicolas Leblanc
Nicolas Leblanc - 4 måneder siden
I actually stopped the video two minutes in so that I could watch the movie on netflix, then came back to the video. I was not disappointed.
Dave Rhoden
Dave Rhoden - 4 måneder siden
Why do you insist on making videos that make me want to re-watch movies I already like instead of the backlog of series and movies that I have waiting to be seen?
NinjaInstinct
NinjaInstinct - 4 måneder siden
Please do Prince of Persia
PapaMedaMacha
PapaMedaMacha - 4 måneder siden
Everything Great About Wall-E
kovu the bad boy
kovu the bad boy - 4 måneder siden
hello cinema wins i was wondering if you could doo everything great about fantastic beasts crimes of grindelwald and everything great about pirates of the carribbean please it would be so awesome and appreciated and adored and cool by the way i love your videos theyre so cool and entertaining to watch you guys make a great job
Cringus
Cringus - 4 måneder siden
Can you do Altered Carbon: Resleeved?
BatSwarm Studios
BatSwarm Studios - 4 måneder siden
Can you please review the rest of the transformers?
L R
L R - 4 måneder siden
pleas do Trolls World Tour
Abbey Weersing
Abbey Weersing - 4 måneder siden
PLEASE DO SHAWSHANK
Rayne Berry
Rayne Berry - 4 måneder siden
Can you please do Wall-e??
Karl D
Karl D - 4 måneder siden
Please review Mowgli: Legend of The Jungle!!!
David Martin
David Martin - 4 måneder siden
I got 30 seconds into this video, heard you talk about spoilers, and immediately decided I didn't have anything better to do for the next 2 hours than watch the movie before coming back to finish the video. Thanks for creating this awesome evening for me.
Rogue Guardian
Rogue Guardian - 4 måneder siden
Also if the internet is on my side here
By raise of hands, who wants to see EGA Hook? (The best Robin Williams film ever made) imo
Sara Jade Marchand
Sara Jade Marchand - 4 måneder siden
You should do one on Coraline
Logan Hawley
Logan Hawley - 4 måneder siden
Do every thing great about “the boy who harnessed the wind” please
Samuel Wikström
Samuel Wikström - 4 måneder siden
Please do Sinbad, does it match its box office results?
Harmonic Taco
Harmonic Taco - 4 måneder siden
Do range 15
Astral Flick
Astral Flick - 4 måneder siden
I’m here from Redlettermedia’s video
Tim Berry
Tim Berry - 4 måneder siden
This is one of my 'guilty pleasures', I really enjoy it. I have the BluRay so I don't ever have to worry about some damn streaming service modifying it.
I do disagree that Mike is a Gary Stu. Rey (Star Wars) is a Mary Sue because she becomes the "Star Wars Ultra-Jedi" without the slightest hint at training (aside from that throw-away scene with Leia in TRoS). Mike, on the other hand, is fully trained with drug and hypnotically-induced suppressed memories. Given how ruthless Krueger (nice German sounding name) is I'm surprised they even let Mike live.
Wish
Wish - 4 måneder siden
Do nacho libre Do nacho libre Do libre Do nacho libre Do nacho librelibrelibrelibre
Wish
Wish - 4 måneder siden
Do nacho libre
eat my egg
eat my egg - 4 måneder siden
I think you should watch Train to Busan. It’s on Netflix and is very good
Peyton, Talented but Lazy
Peyton, Talented but Lazy - 4 måneder siden
Waiting for Everything Great About Sonic the Hedgehog
FlareKnight
FlareKnight - 4 måneder siden
I half expected him to have already done it and I just missed it somehow. Hopefully it's coming sooner than later.
firstname lastname
firstname lastname - 4 måneder siden
Every thing great about JoJo rabbit
Mothman OfficalTM
Mothman OfficalTM - 4 måneder siden
You can't just start off the video with "frying pan" and expect me not to piss myself laughing.
Max Lakritz
Max Lakritz - 4 måneder siden
Please do 1917, possibly my favorite movie from all of last year. So many great things about it, I always come back to see if you have done it.
EJ SnipeKid
EJ SnipeKid - 4 måneder siden
Idk if you have or not but you should do avatar the one with the blue people
Tobin O'Brien
Tobin O'Brien - 4 måneder siden
Please do The Man from U.N.C.L.E.
prex2000
prex2000 - 4 måneder siden
hey just a suggestion and would be really cool, but considering Your Name has overtaken Spiritied Away as Japan's highest grossing animated movie, would you maybe consider it for a future video? It is still a huge part of the anime scene and like i said, is the highest grossing animated movie to come out of Japan. Would just be nice to see :)
Naters Art
Naters Art - 4 måneder siden
Whenever I haven't seen a movie you review, I will go watch it before watching your video. I know, if you've reviewed it, it's a film worth seeing, even if I wasn't interested before. I did that with American Ultra and I loved it! Thanks for what you do, it's genuinely one of my favorite things on YouTube.
gronam
gronam - 4 måneder siden
can you do a video about Speed Racer
Fras3r
Fras3r - 4 måneder siden
You should do Hitman’s Bodyguard, love your vids btw
Josh Lureman
Josh Lureman - 4 måneder siden
Whenever you make your next video can you make it of the movie self/less?
half a human
half a human - 4 måneder siden
Bro please can you do a video on batman under the redhood as it's an amazing film and I don't think you watch enough animated films. So please watch it's not just a great film its a great animation
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