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In this Marvel Comic adaption, four astronauts get bombarded with cosmic rays when an accident occurs. The four of them acquire special powers, and decide to form a superhero group called ... See full summary »

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In this Marvel Comic adaption, four astronauts get bombarded with cosmic rays when an accident occurs. The four of them acquire special powers, and decide to form a superhero group called the Fantastic Four. They then fight their arch-enemy Dr. Doom. Written by Paul Zenisek <zenny@mn.frontiercomm.net>

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When Doctor Doom is talking to the Fantastic Four on the screen at one point he spells out what he says, but it is backwards because he spells it from his prospective. See more »

Goofs

Laser beams continue moving in the direction they are aimed. Dr Doom's laser cannon was aimed at an upward angle, and would simply continue into space, not descending on New York, as shown in the film. See more »

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The Jeweler: [the Jeweler holds a gun to Alica's head] Stand back or I'll shoot her!
Dr. Doom: Go ahead.
The Jeweler: I mean it!
Dr. Doom: No, please don't let me stop you.
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The FF movie that barely saw the light of day
9 April 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This movie does it's best with it's low budget. It probably would have served better as a telefilm. Perhaps as a pilot for a TV series.

A healthy side order of cheese is also presented in this film. Again, I think that they did pretty well on a two million dollar budget.

The origin of the FF is presented. The doom character is hardly understandable as they did no looping of his voice to compensate for his mask.

The Alicia character has no valid storyline and the FX are limited by the films budget.

There are obvious gaps in the story as well. The characters seem to instinctively have full knowledge of all their powers and how to use them.

I grew up with the FF, so that is why I welcomed ANY telling of their story on film.

I am looking forward to the big budget 2005 version.


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