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Remakes of Musicals in general

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#101 DownGoesFrazier


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Posted 19 May 2010 - 09:32 AM

You seem to be implying that virtually every great movie should be remade, using a fresh approach.

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Posted 18 May 2010 - 07:38 PM

*Although pretty perfect as they are now the way they were originally made . . . *

Nuff said!

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Posted 16 May 2010 - 11:33 PM

One movie I can heartily agree should be remade is "Words and Music". The musical numbers were all very good but the screenplay was one of the most distorted I've ever seen. It seemingly protrays the life of Rogers and Hart and their time together. I suppose the time frame in which the movie was made probably had something to do with it, but even Rodger's wife said it was awful.

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Posted 16 May 2010 - 10:27 PM

I'll make a shocking statement and say that some of our long beloved musical films should be remade. Yes why not apply new technical advances and newer approaches with new young talent to redo some classics like: Singing In The Rain and even The Sound of Music. Although pretty perfect as they are now the way they were originally made come on now, it's been over fifty or sixty years and there isn't a fresh approach?

Edited by: Im4movies2 on May 16, 2010 11:28 PM

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