Insurgent

Insurgent

Insurgés

DVD - 2015
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"Beatrice Prior must confront her inner demons and continue her fight against a powerful alliance which threatens to tear her society apart with the help from others on her side"-- from www.imdb.com.
Publisher: [Toronto] : Entertainment One Films Canada, ©2015
Branch Call Number: INS
Characteristics: video file,DVD video,region 1
digital,optical,surround,Dolby 5.1
1 DVD (119 minutes) : sound, colour ; 12 cm., in container
Additional Contributors: Roth, Veronica
Schwentke, Robert 1968-

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green_cat_3454
Jul 14, 2018

Ehh. Not fantastic. Also the people in this movie have forgotten what peace is. Peace is not quiet, it similar but still different than tranquility.

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reginator_22
Jan 23, 2018

Eh. Ok I guess.

Library_Jill Dec 20, 2017

I know I will likely be frowned upon for saying so, but this is a rare instance of a movie that I actually liked better than the book. The book admittedly does a much better job of getting inside Tris's head, but I found the plot arc of the movie to be tighter in some ways, which really worked well for the pacing on screen. I still find the concept of this dystopian world very intriguing, and I am enjoying the relationship building between Tris and Four--it's nice to have a teen romance that doesn't involve a love triangle.

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TRANNY_CLONES
Jun 14, 2016

Unexpectedly better than the first film.

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TEENREVIEWBOARD
Apr 14, 2016

Although also enjoyable, I felt that this film was even further from the book it was based upon than Divergent was with it's counterpart. For example, I felt that Johanna (the Amity leader) didn't have as large of a role in the film as she did in the movie. I feel the same about Marcus (Four's father). I also feel that Tris' guilt about Will's death wasn't as big of a deal to her. It haunts her, but in the book she was afraid to touch guns after the event, but she's fine in the movie. Nonetheless, it was a good film, but varied heavily from the book, which bothered me.
- @PageTurner of the Teen Review Board at the Hamilton Public Library

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chuckamundo
Jan 27, 2016

Yes, once AGAIN we have a mediocre writer that some producer who has NO creative ideas reads their book and decides "Wow, i can make money off this!" Another low grade should-be-released-on-TV movie. Didn't see the first, SO glad i didn't, and NOT waiting for the final conclusion disappointment. There are MUCH more professional writers out there that SHOULD have their ideas produced, this is NOT one of them.

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ivmails
Aug 22, 2015

awesome insurgent

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danomcd
Aug 10, 2015

I finally broke down and just rented this movie...now I really wish I hadn't spent the money on it. The movie version loses all of the books subtlety and instead it is just an hour long Matrix movie (without the cool concepts). I honestly don't know how anyone who hasn't read the books will understand what is happening in the back story. On a personal note I also really find the actress who plays Tris poorly cast - she tries hard but just doesn't fit the Tris in the book.

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danomcd
Aug 10, 2015

I finally broke down and just rented this movie...now I really wish I hadn't spent the money on it. The movie version loses all of the books subtlety and instead it is just an hour long Matrix movie (without the cool concepts). I honestly don't know how anyone who hasn't read the books will understand what is happening in the back story. On a personal note I also really find the actress who plays Tris poorly cast - she tries hard but just doesn't fit the Tris in the book.

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blue_tiger_1872
Jun 16, 2015

I watched it. Don't get me wrong, I LOVE Divergent but the movie was kinda a let down.
They changed about 70% translating the book to the movie. Allot of unnecessary violence and...... Just stuff that's NEVER in the book.
I thought Divergent was way better and had more realistic CGI ( for ''post apocalyptic Chicago'' ). I hope Allegiant won't be a let down like this one.

The Hunger Games has a WAY better sequel. Check out Catching Fire instead.

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reginator_22
Jan 23, 2018

Tris: What are you doing here?

Four: You die, I die.

Peter: Oh. Okay, guys, come on. Let's go, seriously. We can do that later.

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