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Old 02-16-2013, 06:38 PM   #240
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Default Re: Abandonned. Legendary Movies that Never Made it to the Big Screen

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Originally Posted by Donnie Darko View Post
I finished reading the Tonight, He Comes script last night (probably spent more time than I should have reading it at work. Luckily no one came into my office to bother me with actual work). It was definitely VERY different than the final product. I did really like the concept, but for some reason, I feel like the script itself (mostly the dialogue and interactions between some of the characters) weren't executed all that well, but really, getting the right director and actors would fix that just fine.

While I do believe a better film could have come from this script/plot than the final product we got with Hancock, I don't think it would have been as commercially successful.
How does the concept differ from the final product?
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Originally Posted by souvlaki View Post
Morbid curiosity makes me wish "The Day the Clown Cried" had been released just to see what a trainwreck it would have been.
Me too.

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