Red Dawn remake

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Lori Mick, Aug 12, 2009.

  1. Maximilian II

    Maximilian II New Member

    May 25, 2009
    Northwest GA
    I'm normally disgusted (artistically) with remakes, but this one I'll watch. I don't like Tom Cruise because of his Scientology beliefs, but then again I don't have to live in his house either.
    Eagerly awaiting.
     

  2. ARB

    ARB New Member

    Jan 23, 2009
    Mid Missouri
    It could be interesting. I'm sure I'll watch it on DVD. Remaking certain movies is a bad idea. Could you imagine if they remade "Stand By Me", or "Goonies"? Those movies came out when I was the age of the characters so they hold a certain magic for me.
     
  3. SpazFreak1911

    SpazFreak1911 New Member

    357
    Aug 5, 2009
    New york city
    WOOT that movie was hot id like to see what they do now with all the cgi and special effects!
     
  4. Vladimir

    Vladimir New Member

    Jan 29, 2008
    Issaquah WA
    It's going to be garbage.

    I on the other hand love Tom Cruise for the fact that in Hollywood he stands up for what he believes in even when it isn't popular... I'd much prefer it be the Christian faith he is standing up for, but crazy or not, he has guts.
     
  5. Kieran McCaig

    Kieran McCaig New Member

    Jul 8, 2009
    canada
    He is crazy and he pushes his beliefs on others it not guts.John travolta belongs and he dont talk about it.Other than that as long as they don't drift to far away from the 1st one might be ok
     
  6. Vladimir

    Vladimir New Member

    Jan 29, 2008
    Issaquah WA
    If you don't believe your beliefs and ideals are worth encouraging upon others then you need new beliefs. The difference between Tom Cruise and other Hollywood Hacks is that he promotes a set of beliefs that isn't "in" or popular. He isn't on the level with those who work with PETA, or Brad Pitt supporting gay marriage- he is supporting something that he very well knows will damage his career, and he still has the guts to support it.
     
  7. Doc1911

    Doc1911 New Member

    554
    Jun 29, 2009
    USA
    I will have to watch this. But like Max II I do not like the Scientology stuff. Here is an article that kind of sums all that stuff up.
     
  8. Kieran McCaig

    Kieran McCaig New Member

    Jul 8, 2009
    canada
    Another time Vladimir on a different post we will debate this
     
  9. jacksonco

    jacksonco New Member

    Whatever guys. I reckon we can all agree that as far as we know the Scientoligists have not flown any planes into any buildings. (at least not intentionally)
     
  10. Silencer

    Silencer Well-Known Member

    I just got done watching the original yesterday, in HD.

    I don't need to watch the remake, and probably never will.
     
  11. Tom Militano

    Tom Militano New Member

    Feb 26, 2007
    Jacksonville, AL
    I don't like remakes and usually don't watch them. Look at the way they messed up Walking Tall
     
    Last edited: Aug 12, 2009
  12. I'm thinkin the movie will all depend on who's directing it....A liberal will have an entirely different take than a conservative....

    I think the special effects might be cool....the old movie is fine with me...I think I've watched it about 20 times....

    but I'll wait till it ends up on tv or dvd....doubt I'll go to the movies to watch it....
     
  13. obxned

    obxned Active Member

    Mar 4, 2007
    Maybe, just maybe I'll watch it on DVD. Remakes generally stink!
     
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