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Raging Bullshit - another sequel nobody asked for

Discussion in 'Movies & TV' started by mascan42, Apr 5, 2012.

  1. mascan42

    mascan42 Registered User

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    http://www.moviehole.net/201253775-exclusive-raging-bull-ii-punches-off-in-june-casting-underway

     
  2. lockjaaaaww

    lockjaaaaww All out of Bubble Gum.

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    The Adventures of Jake Lamotta! What will he get into next?
     
  3. transit grinder

    transit grinder Baglin' with the Sex

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    Word on the street is it will feature Jake as a tugboat captain.
     
  4. justifyyourgarb

    justifyyourgarb You drab South Bend cocksuckers are all the same.

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    MGM is suing to stop the movie. As they should. This is an actual still from the movie
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    Fuck me. Couldn't they just call it "The Jake LaMotta Story" or something?
     
  5. Norm Stansfield

    Norm Stansfield 私は亀が好きだ。

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    I'm guessing MGM owns the exclusive movie rights to the original Jake La Motta memoirs. So rewriting the same story and making it into a film isn't gonna fly, no matter what they call it.
     
  6. Lord Zero

    Lord Zero Board Heavy; Degenerate Rapscallion
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    It looks more like a still from a play or a Saturday Night Live sketch. That's looks awful and really low-rent.
     
  7. Kugzilla

    Kugzilla Roar. Go: Eagles, Flyers, Philles, Buckeyes, etc.

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    In other news, there's a new judge dredd movie coming.

    Everyones out of ideas out there in movie land.
     
  8. LiddyRules

    LiddyRules Workers Of The HitWorld Unite
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    Oh no! And the original was so beloved and memorable!
     
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    Exactly. Remakes have been going on forever. The Thing from 1980 was a remake and it's considered a classic. The original Dredd is a joke. It's a prefect candidate for a remake, as is Starship Troopers. Technically neither are remakes of the original movies. Dredd goes back to the comic, and Starship Troopers goes back to the book. Maybe "reboot" is the better word. I guess I don't mind reboots as much as remakes.
     
  10. LiddyRules

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    I would consider Dredd a better candidate for a remake because the original Starship Troopers is actually a good movie with effects that still hold up. The first Dredd was a Stallone vehicle co-starring Rob Schneider.
     
  11. lockjaaaaww

    lockjaaaaww All out of Bubble Gum.

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    looks like 1920s fight club.
     
  12. Frankie_b

    Frankie_b Bag of shite!
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    I didnt know Gervais was in this
     
  13. LiddyRules

    LiddyRules Workers Of The HitWorld Unite
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    When exploration of the Dark Continent ramps up, it'll be the corporations that name everything, the Sears-Roebuck Locomotive, Woolworth Forest, RKOvania.
     
  14. samurai

    samurai Ridiculum Anserini
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    Yes...he plays Gretchen, the Tranny with a heart of gold, and a mean left uppercut.
     
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    But Starship Troopers was nothing like the book and supposedly this will be much closer. In that case, they can both stand together, much like the Burton Batman and the Nolan Batman. You can still enjoy both...
     
  16. LiddyRules

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    I just wanted to put in a good word for the original Starship Troopers. Also, they said that Total Recall was going to be different from Total Recall and this just looks like Total Recall in Minority Reportland.
     
  17. NeonTaster

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    I still enjoy Starship Troopers. It's super campy but it isn't ashamed of it, and those propaganda scenes are brilliant. As for Total Recall, I'm willing to reserve judgment. Maybe they just play up minor references to the other movie in the trailer. I don't want to judge it based on the advertising. I save that for comedies. :)
     
  18. Voodoo Ben

    Voodoo Ben You'd all be dead if it wasn't for my DAVID!

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    ok, so it's not enough that he does these awful comedy's that ruin his image but now he has to shit all over one of his best known roles?
     
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    Who are you talking about? Gervais?
     
  20. CaffeeDiva

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    I can't tell if you really think it's Gervais or not, but nothing makes his past projects less funny, just as this piece of shit does nothing to the original Raging Bull, not to mention it's probably not getting made since MGM has to be offered the rights first to any other part of his memoirs, from my understanding.
     
  21. Voodoo Ben

    Voodoo Ben You'd all be dead if it wasn't for my DAVID!

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    i assumed Robert Deniro was in it.............
     

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