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Old 02-23-2014, 11:15 AM   #956
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Default Re: Deadpool Spin-off Confirmed - Part 1

Originally Posted by SuperT View Post
I definitely want it to be R-rated but I can see why they're having hesitations about it. It's only fair.

It would be one of the first R-rated superhero movies in the current movie landscape and that's a big gamble.
Would prefer the R but I'm still up for a PG-13 version, and I can understand the hesitation on an R for the studio. But that's the reason for the small 50m budget and Donner has always supported that R version. I would hope since it can have the larger audience with a PG-13 that they would be willing to spend more. It shouldn't have to be as cautious with that.

I guess the other thing is that it's been said it's not really in a position to do damage to the studio with the 50m budget even with the R. So it's not really as big of a gamble as long as it's that cheap. It's coming off like they just don't know what to do. Hopefully the waiting has more to do with introducing Deadpool in X-Force first. Which would be a solid move and show some planning.

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