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Re: Upcoming Films...

Postby Rainswept on Wed Feb 20, 2013 6:37 pm

Wikipedia wrote:Future film
On March 12, 2012, it was announced that Michael Eisner's Tornante Company would be producing a new movie based on the Garbage Pail Kids, likely with computer-generated character imagery. Michael Vukadinovich has been hired to write the screenplay for the film and PES has been hired to direct.


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Re: Upcoming Films...

Postby Rainswept on Fri Mar 08, 2013 10:53 pm

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Re: Upcoming Films...

Postby PKMKII on Fri Mar 08, 2013 11:16 pm



Interesting. So I guess they'll be setting it thirty years after the events in Return of the Jedi?
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Re: Upcoming Films...

Postby Rainswept on Wed Mar 13, 2013 8:46 pm

http://popwatch.ew.com/2013/03/13/veronica-mars-movie-kickstarter-speaking-role/

OK, so they are funding a Veronica Mars movie via Kickstarter. 2 things. A) This is an Awesome idea. B) Can we somehow get more Firefly this way?
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Postby Rainswept on Wed Mar 13, 2013 9:25 pm

Wooow, update:

Less than 11 hours after Rob Thomas and Kristen Bell announced a Kickstarter campaign, fans have raised the $2 million necessary to fund a Veronica Mars movie.
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Re: Upcoming Films...

Postby PKMKII on Fri Mar 15, 2013 3:15 pm

Rainswept wrote:http://popwatch.ew.com/2013/03/13/veronica-mars-movie-kickstarter-speaking-role/

OK, so they are funding a Veronica Mars movie via Kickstarter. 2 things. A) This is an Awesome idea. B) Can we somehow get more Firefly this way?


I'd just be happy with a Joss Whedon show lasting more than 2 seasons before some TV exec decides to pull it in favor of crappy reality TV that gets fewer viewers but makes more money because it's so damn cheap to make.
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Re: Upcoming Films...

Postby Rainswept on Thu May 09, 2013 2:00 am

Ender's Game will star Harrison Ford and Ben Kingsly. Fuck Yes.
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Postby Mad Willyum Bonney on Thu May 09, 2013 2:18 am

I hope I will be able to see it .
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Re: Upcoming Films...

Postby black bart on Thu May 09, 2013 8:07 am

New Star Trek film with Dominic Cumberbatch as the baddy.
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Re: Upcoming Films...

Postby PKMKII on Sat May 25, 2013 12:24 am

Argo.

Affleck did a fine job of setting up the suspense (although the suspension of disbelief starts to waver towards the end), if at the expense of some historical accuracy. Lora Kennedy, however, did a superb job on the casting. It was like, "Hey, let's get a whole bunch of awesome actors. Bryan Cranston is awesome. Who doesn't love John Goodman? Hey, Carnivale was an awesome show, let's get a couple actresses from that. While we're at it, Smokey from Lost, and how about that funny guy from Spin City?"
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Re: Upcoming Films...

Postby PKMKII on Fri Nov 01, 2013 1:31 am

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Re: Upcoming Films...

Postby Rainswept on Thu Mar 20, 2014 1:08 pm

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:lurk: Incredibles 2 !!! :lurk:
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