what r your different movie ideas

  • New to the board or trying to figure out how something works here? Check out the User Guide.
  • The message board will be closed:
    From 4pm ET Monday, October 1st to 8:30am ET Thursday, October 18th.
    As always, the Board will be open to read and those who have those privileges can still send private messages and post to Profiles.

  • The message board is closed between the hours of 4pm ET Friday and 8:30am ET Monday.

    As always, the Board will be open to read and those who have those privileges can still send private messages and post to Profiles.

chief4db

When it doubt, run!
Feb 11, 2015
733
2,667
whatsamatteru. usa
#1
Was hoping with today's technology that they would do the dt like they did lord of the rings. Would u do one long movie, a movie for each book, 3 movies ect. I was thinking of doing what they did with star wars. Do the last 3 first then go back and do the earlier ones. I know that doesn't work in books but seems to work with movies. Seems people like to know the character s then see them back in time? Wondering your thoughts

Part 2...... this probably been covered but who would u like to see direct this and who would play roland, man in black, Eddie ect. Roland I see as Viggo mortenson. Man in black Benedict cumberbatch. Eddie I like as Topher grace. There is one I like better for Eddie but can't think of his name. Skinny guy. I think he's played in greaser movie of some kind. Man its bugging me.
 

blunthead

Well-Known Member
Aug 2, 2006
80,756
195,355
Atlanta GA
#8
Another ray of hope is the outstanding job that HBO has done with Game of Thrones. Outlander on STARZ has some pretty good potential as well.
Casting Roland well is crucial I think, the other players not as much so. He's got to be interesting, appealing, deep, and very mysterious. He'll have a lot of explaining to do so the audience can understand what's going on, so he's got to have an exceptional ability to draw and hold attention while being very clear. I liked the idea of Russell Crowe for the part. I'm not sure how many actors could be adequate.
 

DiO'Bolic

Not completely obtuse
Nov 14, 2013
19,214
102,633
Poconos, PA
#10
Casting Roland well is crucial I think, the other players not as much so. He's got to be interesting, appealing, deep, and very mysterious. He'll have a lot of explaining to do so the audience can understand what's going on, so he's got to have an exceptional ability to draw and hold attention while being very clear. I liked the idea of Russell Crowe for the part. I'm not sure how many actors could be adequate.
I've been hearing good things about Scott Eastwood.
 

blunthead

Well-Known Member
Aug 2, 2006
80,756
195,355
Atlanta GA
#20
I've said before they should give Peter Jackson a crack at this. And recruit Oscar winner Christian Bale to play Roland. Of course, Clint Eastwood will always be my first choice. Can u dig it?
View attachment 10206
Absolutely Eastwood, though of course he's too old now, even with computer generated graphics, but I think he could be Pere Callahan.
 
Likes: prufrock21
We’ve created a Stephen King Library action for the 
			  Google Assistant and skill for Amazon Alexa. It'll give 
			  you a personalized reading recommendations based on your 
			  answers to a series of questions—so what are you waiting 
			  for? Find out which Stephen King book you should read 
			  next! Castle Rock - Wednesdays on Hulu The second season of Mr. Mercedes premieres at 10pm on August 22nd, only on Audience.