Subject: Re: ALL THE MONEY IN THE WORLD reshoots
On 11/9/2017 8:46 AM, Obveeus wrote:
> On 11/9/2017 12:54 AM, Ted Nolan <tednolan> wrote:
>> In article<anim8rfsk-52039D.firstname.lastname@example.org>,
>> anim8rfsk <email@example.com> wrote:
>>> In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>, Obveeus<Obveeus@aol.com>
>>>> Director Ridley Scott is bringing in Christopher Plumber to reshoot all
>>>> of Kevin Spacey's scenes in the film - thus replacing him completely:
>>> 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
>> 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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