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Old 2014-12-19, 09:03 PM   #28
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Originally Posted by inflatable dalek View Post
One thing I really liked about the phone conversation was how it worked either way- whether Megatron is genuinely reformed, still evil or somewhere in the middle there's a subtext to be found in his words that plays into it.
Totally. I liked the ambiguity of that moment and, as you say, lends itself to future interpretation. And it's one of those instances that I'm glad Roberts can't play anything straight. At one moment it's almost heartbreaking, until Megatron makes that comment to Pax about taking on the Senate.

Like, should I be touched or suspicious? Awesome stuff there.

Also totally worth mentioning is Milne's work on that scene, with Megatron's shifting expressions. It's art working to enhance the story. It's subtle, but I dig little details like that. Milne continues to grow.
 
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