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Subject: Re: ALL THE MONEY IN THE WORLD reshoots
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Subject: Re: ALL THE MONEY IN THE WORLD reshoots
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Date: Thu, 9 Nov 2017 09:33:40 -0500
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On 11/9/2017 8:46 AM, Obveeus wrote:
> 
> 
> On 11/9/2017 12:54 AM, Ted Nolan <tednolan> wrote:
>> In article<anim8rfsk-52039D.22272308112017@news.easynews.com>,
>> anim8rfsk <anim8rfsk@cox.net> wrote:
>>> In article <ou0o85$pgm$3@news.albasani.net>, Obveeus<Obveeus@aol.com>
>>> wrote:
>>>
>>>> Director Ridley Scott is bringing in Christopher Plumber to reshoot all
>>>> of Kevin Spacey's scenes in the film - thus replacing him completely:
>>>>
>>>> https://www.usatoday.com/story/life/movies/2017/11/08/kevin-spacey-c... 
>>>>
>>>> -money-world-following-assault-allegations/846901001/
>>>
>>> Let's start a petition to get them to never show SUPERGAYMAN RETURNS at
>>> all ever again.
>>>
>>
>> Why stop at unreleased films?  Why not edit Errol Flynn out of "Robin 
>> Hood"
>> and Bing Crosby out of "Going My Way"?
> 
> I agree.  I understand that Ridley Scott is in a tough position, afraid 
> that his film will never see the light of day or will be unfairly 
> blocked from awards consideration, but the overly 'PC'-ness of this 
> re-shooting is a horrible precedent.

I don't think it's a tough position for Scott, at least not in the sense 
that he has any real choice in the matter.  Movies are a business, and a 
Kevin Spacey flick right now has about the same box-office prospects as 
SPRINGTIME FOR HITLER.

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