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


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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
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RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point ... - 2/8/2011 1:38:16 PM   
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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



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RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point ... - 4/8/2011 10:48:29 AM   
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RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point ... - 4/8/2011 11:55:46 AM   
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Burke-Joseph Gordon Levitt
Apone-Stephen Lang
Hudson-Sam Rockwell

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RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point ... - 4/8/2011 1:51:43 PM   
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RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point ... - 4/8/2011 3:14:04 PM   
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RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point ... - 4/8/2011 3:34:10 PM   
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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.

< Message edited by MartinBlank76 -- 4/8/2011 3:36:10 PM >


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RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point ... - 4/8/2011 4:14:33 PM   
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RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point ... - 6/8/2011 9:43:01 PM   
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RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point ... - 12/8/2011 2:05:39 PM   
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RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point ... - 15/8/2011 2:31:33 AM   
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Luther Coleman - Idris Elba
Joe Erie- Willam H Macy

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RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point ... - 16/8/2011 7:15:23 PM   
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quote:

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The Hangover - 1980/85

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Stu - Dan Aykroyd
Alan - Robin Williams
Himself - Mr T



That is genius.

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




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RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point ... - 16/8/2011 8:51:25 PM   
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RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point ... - 31/8/2011 3:00:01 PM   
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RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point ... - 31/8/2011 3:17:40 PM   
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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



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RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point ... - 31/8/2011 3:25:19 PM   
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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.

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RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point ... - 31/8/2011 3:32:52 PM   
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RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point ... - 31/8/2011 5:24:49 PM   
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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

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RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point ... - 31/8/2011 6:43:14 PM   
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RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point ... - 31/8/2011 6:48:25 PM   
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RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point ... - 31/8/2011 7:09:37 PM   
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RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point ... - 31/8/2011 7:11:18 PM   
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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

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RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point ... - 31/8/2011 7:13:06 PM   
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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.


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RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point ... - 31/8/2011 7:14:34 PM   
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RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point ... - 31/8/2011 9:47:45 PM   
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RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point ... - 31/8/2011 10:13:37 PM   
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RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point ... - 1/9/2011 2:17:48 AM   
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RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point ... - 1/9/2011 11:12:21 AM   
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RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point ... - 2/9/2011 2:43:38 PM   
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RE: recast your favourite movie...at a different point ... - 2/9/2011 2:46:24 PM   
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