Venom

Venom

DVD - 2018
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Investigative journalist Eddie Brock attempts a comeback following a scandal, but accidentally becomes the host of an alien symbiote that gives him a violent super alter-ego. Soon, he must rely on his newfound powers to protect the world from a shadowy organization looking for a symbiote of their own.
Publisher: Culver City, CA : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2018]
Edition: EnglishFrenchSpanish version
ISBN: 9786317514713
6317514712
Branch Call Number: DVD Fic Veno
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (approximately 112 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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chuckamundo
May 19, 2019

And Tom Hardy is, who? WOW, they could have done a LOT more with this movie, especially from Marvel Comics. The cast, NOBODY of note or recognized, from this genre. So, what's left to say "awesome" or "really great" about? Excellent special effects. That's it & all. Been there & seen that. What a waste.

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DarhkCanary
May 11, 2019

The movie was so good! I wonder if there is going to be a second one. At first I wasn't so sure I would like it, but it turned out to be AMAZING!

Good and different. Not great but it had moments of greatness and amusement. It's not all dark and nasty. Probably a one-movie deal but definitely worth a look.

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Futuregohangurl
Apr 29, 2019

this is an awesome movie. i was worried i wouldnt like it but it surprised me.

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classicreading
Apr 26, 2019

I love this movie action from beginning to end.

In my opinion, anything with Tom Hardy in it is excellent, he played that character with excellence and the "voice" of "Venom", with his lines in the movie just made it that much better. I also find the owner of the neighborhood grocery store in the movie, is a excellent actress and the scenes in the store, overall, were excellent.

The "Venom" creature, overall, WOW! Love it!

Action, Drama, Comedy, Love story, etc. this movie had it all.

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wyllow
Apr 26, 2019

Not the finest superhero film I've seen - I guess I was expecting an against-the-type superhero more like Deadpool, which I really enjoyed, so this was definitely a let-down. Despite this, still waaaay better than Aquaman!

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Deena_125
Apr 19, 2019

Great movie-suspenseful and at times hilarious.

LoganLib_Aavishka Apr 18, 2019

Very clever movie. I loved the way Venom was introduced and portrayed. Hardy did a wonderful job as always. I expected this movie to be intense and serious, which it was. However, it also has its moments of witty humour and fun. Definitely a movie I will watch again.

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TEENREVIEWBOARD
Apr 17, 2019

Venom is a film from 2018 that is based on the well-known character from the Spiderman Universe. The film features Tom Hardy, who plays the role of Eddie Brock. Brock is a man who tries to shed light on human testing with symbiotes, which causes him to lose his job. Eventually, a symbiote attaches itself to Brock, thus forming into Venom. The film has some great special effects, gruesome action scenes, and a fast-paced plot that keep the audience engaged. Moreover, Hardy does well in making Brock relatable to the audience. However, the characters are portrayed as a binary good or bad. There could have been more character development to show the circumstances of the characters in a better manner. In addition, the movie becomes quite predictable as it progresses. All in all, if you want to see a movie purely for the action, you may find this worth a watch. I give the film a rating of 3 stars. @Riveting_Reviews of the Teen Review Board at the Hamilton Public Library

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WoodneathMichael
Apr 16, 2019

Despite the lack of Spider-Man, this antihero flick did the best with what it had to make a reasonably entertaining movie. More or less everything in this package is solid. The theme song by Eminem is the best part of the whole thing, honestly.

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DarhkCanary
May 11, 2019

DarhkCanary thinks this title is suitable for 13 years and over

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blue_baboon_1744
Apr 24, 2019

blue_baboon_1744 thinks this title is suitable for 99 years and over

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Gwen904
Mar 30, 2019

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ridley1976
Mar 29, 2019

ridley1976 thinks this title is suitable for 12 years and over

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jettcody
Feb 02, 2019

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Jan 17, 2019

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DarhkCanary
May 11, 2019

Frightening or Intense Scenes: One part where venom attacks a SWAT team.

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DarhkCanary
May 11, 2019

Coarse Language: Lots of bad words

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DarhkCanary
May 11, 2019

Violence: Venom eating heads (but it doesn't show the bodies)

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reginator_22
Apr 07, 2019

Violence: Intense sequences of Sci-Fi violence.

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kpelish
Apr 02, 2019

Violence: Unwanted body invasion by aliens; murders; battles between aliens and humans. A boss threatens a staff member's children.

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DarhkCanary
May 11, 2019

"We will eat both of your arms,
and then both of your legs,
and then we will eat your face
right off your head,
You will be this armless, legless,
faceless thing, won't you?
Rolling down the street. . .
like a turd. . .in the wind."

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DarhkCanary
May 11, 2019

"We are Venom"

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reginator_22
Apr 07, 2019

Dapper Dog Walker: Hey. Don't give up on her. Either of you.

Eddie Brock: We won't.

Venom: Who was that guy?

[notices the dog]

Venom: Wait, this thing looks delicious.

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jimg2000
Dec 24, 2018

34 good quotes in IMDb already, thanks to the contributors. However, these two standouts are not posted yet:

You are a loser, Eddie.
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On my planet, I am kind of a loser, like you. But here, we could be more.

And nice original song:
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I'm the supervillain
Dad and Mom was Iosin' their marbles to.
You marvel that?
Eddie Brock is you and I'm the suit,
so call me Venom.
...

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