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jackcarter -> recast your favourite movie...at a different point in time (2/8/2011 1:07:00 PM)

pick a favourite movie and re-imagine with a different cast/director if it came out years earlier:

Inception 1985:

Dom Cobb - Harrison Ford
Arthur - Michael Biehn
Eames - Rutger Hauer
Ariadne - Heather Locklear
Mal - Sigorney Weaver
Saito - George Takei
Robert Fischer - William Hurt
Peter Browning - Charlton Heston
Miles - Alec Guinness

directed by David Cronenberg




ace14 -> RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point in time (2/8/2011 1:38:16 PM)

Inception 1985:

Dom Cobb - Harrison Ford
Arthur - Michael Biehn
Eames - Rutger Hauer
Ariadne - Heather Locklear
Mal - Sigorney Weaver
Saito - George Takei
Robert Fischer - William Hurt
Peter Browning - Charlton Heston
Miles - Alec Guinness

directed by David Cronenberg



My head just fell off




DeppBurtonAlliance -> RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point in time (4/8/2011 10:48:29 AM)

The Hangover - 1980/85

Phil - Bill Murray
Stu - Dan Aykroyd
Alan - Robin Williams
Himself - Mr T




darth silas -> RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point in time (4/8/2011 11:55:46 AM)

Aliens - 2011.

Ripley-Annie Wersching
Hicks-Josh Duhamel
Vasquez-Michelle Rodriguez
Burke-Joseph Gordon Levitt
Apone-Stephen Lang
Hudson-Sam Rockwell




jcthefirst -> RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point in time (4/8/2011 1:51:43 PM)

Sam Rockwell as Hudson is a great call.




fuzzy -> RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point in time (4/8/2011 3:14:04 PM)

Iron Man 1987

Iron Man/Tony Stark - Mel Gibson
Pepper Pots - Meg Ryan
Obadiah Stane - Nick Nolte
Happy Hogan - Randy Quaid
Rhodey - Lou Gossett Jr.
Agent Coulson - Peter Weller




MartinBlank76 -> RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point in time (4/8/2011 3:34:10 PM)

quote:

ORIGINAL: jackcarter

pick a favourite movie and re-imagine with a different cast/director if it came out years earlier:

Inception 1985:

Dom Cobb - Harrison Ford
Arthur - Michael Biehn
Eames - Rutger Hauer
Ariadne - Heather Locklear
Mal - Sigorney Weaver
Saito - George Takei
Robert Fischer - William Hurt
Peter Browning - Charlton Heston
Miles - Alec Guinness

directed by David Cronenberg


I can see most of that cast (especially the biehn!) with the exception of Heather Locklear?!!! I would go for Ally Sheedy.




thetruth -> RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point in time (4/8/2011 4:14:33 PM)

Titanic 2011-Robert Patterson and Mila Kunis.....

Star Wars 2011-Luke Skywalker:Jessie Eissenberg
Han Solo:Bradley Cooper
Princess Lea:Amanda Seyfried





JIm R -> RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point in time (6/8/2011 9:43:01 PM)


The Breakfast Club - now in 2011


John

Chris Hemsworth

Claire

Emma Stone

Alison

Mila Kunis

Andrew

Garrett Hedlund

Brian

Anton Yelchin


Vernon

Robert Downey Jnr




ncc74656 -> RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point in time (12/8/2011 2:05:39 PM)

Salt 1984
Everlyn Salt - Linda Hamilton
Ted Winter - Rutger Hauer
Peabody - Paul Winfield




threshold -> RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point in time (15/8/2011 2:31:33 AM)

The Sting 2010's

Johnny Hooker - Brad Pitt (yes him and Robert Redford look alike)
Henry Gondorff - Liam Neeson
Lonnigan (this was a tricky one since Robert Shaw is irreplaceable) maybe Alec Baldwin/Jack Nicholsen
Luther Coleman - Idris Elba
Joe Erie- Willam H Macy




st3veebee -> RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point in time (16/8/2011 7:15:23 PM)


quote:

ORIGINAL: DeppBurtonAlliance

The Hangover - 1980/85

Phil - Bill Murray
Stu - Dan Aykroyd
Alan - Robin Williams
Himself - Mr T



That is genius.

Im not even going to bother with my own one..






darth silas -> RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point in time (16/8/2011 8:51:25 PM)

Commando 2011.

John Matrix-Dwayne Johnson.
Bennett-Steve austin.
Jenny-Ellen Page.
Cindy-Moon Bloodgood
Sully-Sam Rockwell.
Cook-Ice Cube.
General Kirby-Arnold Schwarzenegger.




Karl Crutchley -> RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point in time (31/8/2011 3:00:01 PM)

I'll have a go

X MEN circa 1976/1977

Professor X - Peter Cushing
Magneto - Marlon Brando
Scott/Cyclops - Harrison Ford
Jean Grey - Faye Dunaway
Storm - Pam Grier
Wolverine - Robert Shaw





jackcarter -> RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point in time (31/8/2011 3:17:40 PM)

Batman Begins - 1979

Batman/BW - James Brolin
Ducard - Sean Connery
Falcone - Richard Burton
Gordon - Peter Fonda
Alfred - Alec guiness
Lucius Fox - Sidney Poiter
Earle - Charlton Heston
Dr. Crane - John Travolta
Thomas Wayne - Robert Redford
Mrs Wayne - Faye Dunaway
Rachel - Bo Derek
Clark Kent (cameo) - Christopher Reeve

Director = Guy Hamilton

Joker for sequel three years later - Jack Nicolson





JIm R -> RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point in time (31/8/2011 3:25:19 PM)

quote:

ORIGINAL: jackcarter

Batman Begins - 1979

Batman/BW - James Brolin
Falcone - Richard Burton
Gordon - Peter Fonda
Alfred - Denhom Ellott
Lucius Fox - Sidney Poiter
Earle - Charlton Heston
Dr. Crane - John Travolta
Thomas Wayne - Robert Redford
Mrs Wayne - Faye Dunaway
Rachel - Bo Derek
Clark Kent (cameo) - Christopher Reeve

Joker for sequel three years later - Jack Nicolson


Regardless of decade, I wouldn't be casting Jack 'one note' Nicholson anywhere near the Joker.




Deviation -> RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point in time (31/8/2011 3:32:52 PM)

The Devils-2005

Sister Jean- Nicolas Cage
Urbain- Nicolas Cage
Baron de Laubardemont- Nicolas Cage
Ibert- Nicolas Cage
Lious XIII- Nicolas Cage
Cardinal Richelieu- Nicolas Cage
Everyone else in the film- Nicolas Cage




jackcarter -> RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point in time (31/8/2011 5:24:49 PM)

Star Trek 1994 (instead of 'Generations')

Kirk - Sean Patrick Flanery (young Indy)
Spock - John Cusak
Bones - Gary Sinese
Scotty - Gary Oldman
Uhura - Halle Berry
Pike - Harrison Ford
Nero - Liam Neeson
George Kirk - Brad Pitt
Sarek - Alan Rickman
Amanda - Mary McDonnell
Spock Prime - Nimoy
Kirk Prime cameo (as no Kirk death in Generations) - Shatner
Picard and The Next Gen crew cameo (beginning only) - P Stewart etc

director = Steven Spielberg




bobatim -> RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point in time (31/8/2011 6:43:14 PM)

The Avengers 1985

Iron Man/ Tony Stark - Bill Murray
Captain America Steve Rogers - Judge Reinhold
Thor - Chuck Norris
Hawkeye - Jean Claude Van Damme
The Incredible Hulk/ Bruce Banner - Aidan Quinn
Nick Fury - Sidney Poitier
Black Widow - Mia Sara





jackcarter -> RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point in time (31/8/2011 6:48:25 PM)

SW prequels 93-99

Obi Wan - Kenneth Branagh
Anakin - C Bale
Padme - winona ryder
Mace Windu - Denzel Washington
Qui Gonn - Charlton Heston or Christopher Reeve
Jar Jar - no one

Lucas only directing Ep 1, Spielberg directing Ep 2 for 96 and R Scott for Ep 3 in 99




bobatim -> RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point in time (31/8/2011 7:09:37 PM)

Lord of the Rings 70's style

Gandalf - Alec Guinness
Aragorn - Clint Eastwood
Boromir - Warren Beatty
Legolas - Richard Thomas
Gimli - Danny De Vito
Frodo - Malcolm McDowell
Pippin - Micheal Palin
Merry - Eric Idle
Sam - Robert Powell
Saruman - Donald Sutherland
Arwen - Sissy Spacek




JIm R -> RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point in time (31/8/2011 7:11:18 PM)


quote:

ORIGINAL: bobatim

The Avengers 1985

Iron Man/ Tony Stark - Bill Murray
Captain America Steve Rogers - Judge Reinhold
Thor - Chuck Norris
Hawkeye - Jean Claude Van Damme
The Incredible Hulk/ Bruce Banner - Aidan Quinn
Nick Fury - Sidney Poitier
Black Widow - Mia Sara




If you made the Avengers in 1985, you would have the old incarnation of Fury still, the Ultimates version would not have been written so he would still be white [;)]




bobatim -> RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point in time (31/8/2011 7:13:06 PM)

quote:

ORIGINAL: JIm R


quote:

ORIGINAL: bobatim

The Avengers 1985

Iron Man/ Tony Stark - Bill Murray
Captain America Steve Rogers - Judge Reinhold
Thor - Chuck Norris
Hawkeye - Jean Claude Van Damme
The Incredible Hulk/ Bruce Banner - Aidan Quinn
Nick Fury - Sidney Poitier
Black Widow - Mia Sara




If you made the Avengers in 1985, you would have the old incarnation of Fury still, the Ultimates version would not have been written so he would still be white [;)]


Yeah yeah, nitpicker![;)]  In that case, Ronny Cox for Nick Fury.




bobatim -> RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point in time (31/8/2011 7:14:34 PM)

Jaws 2011

Brody - George Clooney
Hooper - Jesse Eisenberg
Quint - Liam Neeson




Dirk Miggler -> RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point in time (31/8/2011 9:47:45 PM)

Fight Club late 70's

Narrator-Pacino

Tyler Durden-Jack Nicholson

Marla Singer-Susan Sarandon




boaby -> RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point in time (31/8/2011 10:13:37 PM)

Back To the Future 2 - 2015

Michael J. Fox
Christopher Lloyd
Lea Thompson
Thomas F. Wilson
Elizabeth Shue
Crispin Glover (he'll agree this time.)




Piles -> RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point in time (1/9/2011 2:17:48 AM)

Citizen Kane 2011

Emanuelle Eboue as Charles Foster Kane
Kenwyn Jones as Jery Thompson
Christopher Samba as Jedediah Leland
Baccary Sagna as Susan Kane
Emile Heskey Jim Gettys
George Elekobi as Walter Parks Thatcher
Didier Drogba as Jim Kane
Ellen Page as Emily Kane

Directed by Ruud Gullit.




jackcarter -> RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point in time (1/9/2011 11:12:21 AM)

Superman Returns 1993 (i.e. the same amount of time superman had been away in the movie):

Superman - Christopher Reeve
Lex - Gene Hackman
Lois - Linda Fiorentino
Richard White - John Travolta
Kitty - Jennifer Tilly
Perry White - the guy who played Murtagh & Riggs boss in the Lethel Weapons
Jor El - Brando footage (maybe even some more vocal stuff from the still living Brando)
Batman (cameo) - Michael Keaton
Zod (cameo in jail) - Stamp

directed by Richard Donner





Harry Lime -> RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point in time (2/9/2011 2:43:38 PM)

Lethal Weapon (1945)

Bing Crosby - Martin Riggs
Bob Hope - Roger Murtaugh
Dorothy Lamour - Trish Murtaugh
Anthony Quinn - Joshua
Victor McLaglen - The General




Harry Lime -> RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point in time (2/9/2011 2:46:24 PM)

The Accused (1921)

Virginia Rappe - The Victim
Roscoe Arbuckle - Rapist Number 1




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