Subject: Re: ALL THE MONEY IN THE WORLD reshoots
In message <firstname.lastname@example.org> Obveeus<Obveeus@aol.com> wrote:
> On 11/9/2017 12:54 AM, Ted Nolan <tednolan> wrote:
>> In article<anim8rfsk-52039D.email@example.com>,
>> anim8rfsk<firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>>> In article <email@example.com>, 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 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.
There were two choices available to Scott: 1) abandon the movie as it
was not going to be released in its current form. 2) reshoot.
You can argue about whether you think 1 *should* be the case, but that's
irrelevant, 1 *is* the case.
You could save people. You could get there in the nick of time. And
something could snap its fingers and say, no , it has to be that way.
Let me tell you how it has to be. This is how the legend goes. --Soul