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First Look At Rose McGowan As Red Sonja
In the Robert Rodriguez-produced remake

25 July 2008  |  Written by Olly Richards  |  Source: Yahoo, MTV

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Robert Rodriguez and Rose McGowan will be promoting their remake of lady warrior curio Red Sonja, which will be produced by the former and star the latter, at ComicCon, but two posters for the film have already turned up. One is very eye-catching and quite stylish, while the other is extremely odd and makes McGowan look like she's had the misfortune to suffer a stroke at exactly the same time that her hair takes on a life of its own and tries to devour her. We're not entirely sure her boobs, which are racing toward her chin, aren't complicit in the attack too. It's all most unfortunate and enough to put her off her snack of blood.

Look at the posters below and see if you can guess which one we think is the good one (click for bigger).

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Acting,whats acting got to do with it?
Its a movie about a scantily clad warrior chick in the Time of Conan,as long as the violence is fun who cares. More

Posted by EVIL BSTD at 14:13 on 27 July 2008 | Report This Post

RE:
L: Kev@CTU The close up poster looks naff...... as is the idea of remaking this. However, as Robert Rodriguez is directing, this could be promising sp; personally the only thing i can see about this that is a good idea is the poster. More

Posted by Pancake Rabbit at 23:16 on 26 July 2008 | Report This Post

RE: Sounds good, except that
L: kumar L: Fonz L: hu Rose McGowan CANNOT act. on, she was the best actress in Charmed by a mile... *considers the acting ability of the other actresses in Charmed* lyssa milano is hotter and therefore a better actress than rose. though she is lovely too. /quote] i love rose mcgowan but she cant fuckin act to save her life! alyssa milano is way hotter but if were really talking about acting abilities holly marie combs was the best actress out of the charmed ladies. More

Posted by swan at 20:10 on 26 July 2008 | Report This Post

RE: Sounds good, except that
L: Fonz L: hu Rose McGowan CANNOT act. on, she was the best actress in Charmed by a mile... *considers the acting ability of the other actresses in Charmed* lyssa milano is hotter and therefore a better actress than rose. though she is lovely too. More

Posted by kumar at 17:59 on 26 July 2008 | Report This Post

RE: Sounds good, except that
L: hu Rose McGowan CANNOT act. sp; Oh come on, she was the best actress in Charmed by a mile.......   *considers the acting ability of the other actresses in Charmed*   .......ok doke, you may have a point.   The original Red Sonja movie is a guilty pleasure of mine. Didn't know anything about a remake before today, and now I've realised that Rodriguez isn't in fact directing I can't say I'm overly excited by it. Unless it gets good reviews the bes More

Posted by Fonz at 16:34 on 26 July 2008 | Report This Post

Sin city 2?
This looks good RR has taken a chance on doing a remake for a film that really wasnt as good as i remembered it last time i saw it. I just wish he would get on with sin city 2 though! More

Posted by chris willetts at 12:59 on 26 July 2008 | Report This Post

Awesome (Not Crap) Posters ! (Well the First One Anyway....)
Those Posters ROCK! A close-up of Rosie-baby in all her 'Force 10 Gale' hair, her tongue delectably tasting some poor unfortunates 'red stuff' from her trustee sword looks DAM Sexy to me! (Perhaps she's just decapitated Brigitte Nielsen for being a total Nut Job..). The 2nd one is run of the mill stuff but hey at least I got a look at Ms. Mc Gowans boobs and tongue in the first one ! Let's hope Rodriquez gets this an '18'/'R' Certificate....Promising. More

Posted by Kevin Kennedy at 10:03 on 26 July 2008 | Report This Post

RE: Sounds good, except that
Looks shite to me, i also dont find her attractive in the slightest. More

Posted by Frank Castle at 09:22 on 26 July 2008 | Report This Post

RE: Sounds good, except that
L: dj vivace Yeh, but come on, do you really watch her for her acting? ote]   Who doesn't!?!?! p;   Seriously though those posters are piss poor. The first one actually scares me a little and the second looks like its the wrong style for this type of Film. More

Posted by Scott_ at 19:40 on 25 July 2008 | Report This Post

RE: Sounds good, except that
Yeh, but come on, do you really watch her for her acting? More

Posted by dj vivace at 19:19 on 25 July 2008 | Report This Post

Sounds good, except that
Rose McGowan CANNOT act. pity too, shes stunning... More

Posted by hu at 19:16 on 25 July 2008 | Report This Post

RE: wtf?
So whats happening here then? First Rodriguez is directing, now he isn't and now someone says its not in production anymore? The idea of Rodriguez directing the gorgeous Rose Mcgowan as Red Sonja sounds like a great idea More

Posted by dj vivace at 18:27 on 25 July 2008 | Report This Post

wtf?
i read that this wasn't going ahead because they split up...was that a load of crap- is it definately going into production? More

Posted by bonniee at 17:15 on 25 July 2008 | Report This Post

Need to Know more More

Posted by RC 18 at 16:36 on 25 July 2008 | Report This Post

I thought she was called Red Sonja because she was from the Crimea (sp?) not because she had photoshopped hair More

Posted by CameronJames at 15:45 on 25 July 2008 | Report This Post

RE: First Look At Rose McGowan As Red Sonja
What shitty posters. More

Posted by Kazuya at 14:46 on 25 July 2008 | Report This Post

Heavenly Sword
Wuttuhhell, this is Heavenly Sword! XD More

Posted by Bluehawk at 14:24 on 25 July 2008 | Report This Post

Re tftrman
Rodriguez isnt directing this? In the words of Hellboy "Ah cr@p" More

Posted by Kev@CTU at 13:55 on 25 July 2008 | Report This Post

RE: RE:
The first poster looks quite cool with her kneeling down, the second looks like a red head about to give well, er...head. Dirrrty!! More

Posted by broonie at 13:49 on 25 July 2008 | Report This Post

RE: RE:
Giggidy. She has a ditzy voice though so will hopefully change it. Giggidy. More

Posted by CORLEONE at 13:39 on 25 July 2008 | Report This Post

RE: RE:
I had no idea this was in the works! Rose McGowan as Red Sonja - ctually a fan of the old Red Sonja with Brigitte Nelson so I hope they do the 80s 'classic' the justice it deserves.   The poster with her kneeling on the piles of skulls is a good as the sword licking one is bad More

Posted by Fluke Skywalker at 13:25 on 25 July 2008 | Report This Post

RE:
L: Kev@CTU The close up poster looks naff...... as is the idea of remaking this. However, as Robert Rodriguez is directing, this could be promising sp; He's not directing it. The one of her licking the sword looks shite. I've got a feeling this film will suck balls. More

Posted by tftrman at 13:15 on 25 July 2008 | Report This Post

Hmm...
...just because the poster gets a certain section of the audience shifting about uncomfortably doesn't mean the film is going to be good. More

Posted by jpt1976 at 12:43 on 25 July 2008 | Report This Post

OO-ER MISSUS!!
With a bit of photoshop editing that first poster could be turned into something quite rude........ Who they getting for Arnie's role in this remake then? More

Posted by Karl Crutchley at 12:34 on 25 July 2008 | Report This Post

FAAAAAAAAAAAAAANTASTIC!
God, she is tidier than a puff's bedroom! More

Posted by sonofjor-el at 12:17 on 25 July 2008 | Report This Post

I think they both look pretty good! ...Rose McGowan,....SCHHHWIIIING! More

Posted by lukeyboy at 12:11 on 25 July 2008 | Report This Post

The close up poster looks naff...... as is the idea of remaking this. However, as Robert Rodriguez is directing, this could be promising More

Posted by Kev@CTU at 11:52 on 25 July 2008 | Report This Post

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