You are viewing an obsolete version of the DU website which is no longer supported by the Administrators. Visit The New DU.
Democratic Underground Latest Greatest Lobby Journals Search Options Help Login

Reply #38: The problem isn't the re-treads, the problem is that scores of people are enthusiastic over shit [View All]

Printer-friendly format Printer-friendly format
Printer-friendly format Email this thread to a friend
Printer-friendly format Bookmark this thread
This topic is archived.
Home » Discuss » Topic Forums » Entertainment Donate to DU
Echo In Light Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-21-09 12:06 PM
Response to Original message
38. The problem isn't the re-treads, the problem is that scores of people are enthusiastic over shit
Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top
  -Is the death of creativity a sign of an empire in decline? ...... They're remaking "Footloose" marmar  May-19-09 08:26 PM   #0 
  - it gets worse though doesn't it?  hfojvt   May-19-09 08:29 PM   #1 
  - I kind of think we NEED a pop culture rebelion against the religious reich right now.  Ian David   May-19-09 08:40 PM   #8 
  - Ummm. Why?  Mythsaje   May-19-09 08:30 PM   #2 
  - yuck! left over bacon  Botany   May-19-09 08:35 PM   #3 
  - OK. I admit I'm really old and have no idea who this guy is  lunatica   May-19-09 09:17 PM   #21 
  - It takes a lot of work to constantly look as though you left work Friday  csziggy   May-19-09 09:53 PM   #30 
  - I guess you didn't see "Taking Chance" on HBO.  cherokeeprogressive   May-19-09 09:56 PM   #33 
     - Mystic River was brilliant  Botany   May-19-09 10:23 PM   #36 
  - I'd have to say that's the worst remake idea ever.  tridim   May-19-09 08:37 PM   #4 
  - No. Remaking Rollerball would be worse. n/t  Ian David   May-19-09 08:40 PM   #6 
  - They're also re-making Red Dawn. n/t  Ian David   May-19-09 08:46 PM   #9 
  - Who is going to replace the evil Soviet menace?  Starry Messenger   May-19-09 09:15 PM   #20 
     - I'm gonna guess Venezuela and Cuba. Or drag queens.  Ian David   May-19-09 09:18 PM   #22 
  - You crazy  ContinentalOp   May-19-09 09:06 PM   #15 
     - Yea I didn't really think that through. Wonka was just the first horrible remake I thought of.  tridim   May-19-09 09:13 PM   #18 
  - Jump back! No way! n/t  Ian David   May-19-09 08:39 PM   #5 
  - I recently read something...  Jade Fox   May-19-09 08:40 PM   #7 
  - If you're reading Michael Crichton novels, then it's already happened. n/t  Ian David   May-19-09 08:47 PM   #10 
     - Hey,.....  Jade Fox   May-19-09 08:55 PM   #11 
     - LMAO... now that was funny!  walldude   May-19-09 09:20 PM   #23 
  - No, but whining about remakes is.  jobycom   May-19-09 08:56 PM   #12 
  - thanks for your contribution.....  marmar   May-19-09 08:58 PM   #13 
     - You are welcome. Thanks for the opportunity.  jobycom   May-19-09 09:54 PM   #31 
  - It seemed more topical in the Reagan years.  Starry Messenger   May-19-09 09:04 PM   #14 
  - Speaking of Ray-gun and remakes. . .  Hoopla Phil   May-19-09 10:55 PM   #37 
  - Regurgitated crap is always new to a new generation, just like jingoism. nt  valerief   May-19-09 09:07 PM   #16 
  - God, the 80's really sucked  Ishoutandscream2   May-19-09 09:10 PM   #17 
  - Creativity takes a back seat to repackaged .entertainment with a potential for good profits  Old Hob   May-19-09 09:15 PM   #19 
  - I like remakes  fishwax   May-19-09 09:28 PM   #24 
  - Well, let's look at all the other remakes...  derby378   May-19-09 09:37 PM   #25 
  - They're making a movie about BATTLESHIP, for God's sake:  Starbucks Anarchist   May-19-09 09:40 PM   #26 
  - "My Fair Lady" is slated for remake, too.  Toucano   May-19-09 09:41 PM   #27 
  - Largely a sign that the US is being sodomized by religion.  burning rain   May-19-09 09:44 PM   #28 
  - There's nothing wrong with our popular culture that can't be fixed by a big-screen version of  Batgirl   May-19-09 09:53 PM   #29 
  - Personally, my favorite in the original was Christopher Penn and I like to remember him that way....  lucretia54   May-19-09 09:55 PM   #32 
  - Three things going on here  nadinbrzezinski   May-19-09 09:57 PM   #34 
  - What, Zac Efron wasn't available? I'd rather have fun and watch Hairspray.  Democrats_win   May-19-09 09:59 PM   #35 
  - The problem isn't the re-treads, the problem is that scores of people are enthusiastic over shit  Echo In Light   May-21-09 12:06 PM   #38 

Home » Discuss » Topic Forums » Entertainment Donate to DU

Powered by DCForum+ Version 1.1 Copyright 1997-2002
Software has been extensively modified by the DU administrators

Important Notices: By participating on this discussion board, visitors agree to abide by the rules outlined on our Rules page. Messages posted on the Democratic Underground Discussion Forums are the opinions of the individuals who post them, and do not necessarily represent the opinions of Democratic Underground, LLC.

Home  |  Discussion Forums  |  Journals |  Store  |  Donate

About DU  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy

Got a message for Democratic Underground? Click here to send us a message.

© 2001 - 2011 Democratic Underground, LLC