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Post Sat Nov 13, 2010 8:56 am
curvefan New Member

Posts: 17
I can't believe no one has posted their thoughts on the new flick.

I realize it just came out, but surely someone who played a role as an extra can give us their take.

The Altoona Mirror has been running quite a few stories lately about the film and Tyrone. You might say "putting us on the map".

The only problem with the Altoona Mirror stories are the comments that usually follow any story about Tyrone. Not too flattering.

I guess us Tyroners are not well thought of in the surrounding areas of Blair county. Jealously, I would think?? We're famous!

Anyways, "Unstoppable", get on board!

Choo, Choo.......................................

Post Wed Nov 24, 2010 2:41 am
RedhairNFreckles User avatar
Senior Member

Posts: 140
Location: Western NC
I finally got to go see it tonight here in Western NC! I've been trying to see it since it came out but never made it before it left our cinema so I had to drive to the next town over....lol.

I loved it! Especially when I recognized the places where it was filmed in Tyrone....not far from where my grandparent's lived on Columbia Ave. I sat on the edge of my seat for the whole movie, biting my nails and bouncing my leg up and down because of all the suspense. I'm sure everyone around me thought I was nuts.

The only thing that p.o.'d me was the credits. I stayed (the only one who did, btw) to read every word hoping to see the normal....."and we would like to thank the wonderful people of Tyrone, PA......." but noooooooooooooo, the only town mentioned was Pittsburgh.......wth????

Well, at least they said "no animals were hurt"....

Post Sat Mar 26, 2011 3:19 pm
NotFromTyrone Member

Posts: 54
Location: SF Bay Area, California
What a letdown - this film finally made it to the top of my Netflix list but I found it closer to unwatchable than unstoppable.

The acting outside of Denzel was pretty weak and this was far from Denzel's best effort, IMHO.

Just checked RottenTomatoes and this flick currently weighs in at 87%. Wifey and I gave it a 2.5 out of 5 stars. Maybe if I had a handful of Middleswarths, a hot hoagie from EE, and a cold Iron City (or 2 or 3) it would of gone better.

Post Sun Nov 20, 2011 9:19 pm
Mozley New Member

Posts: 1
Water for elephant .. For being a pa movie was so much better

Post Tue Feb 07, 2017 12:57 pm
Bill Latchford MVP Member

Posts: 599
Location: Tyrone, Pa

I watch it about every other weekend. My family has had enough...LOL...I always post something on the FB page when I am watching it. I may actually have worn that part of my DVR out HaHa. Anyhow...I am a big fan :D


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