Re: DH Movie Rumor
- From: Louis Epstein <le@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Tue, 23 Sep 2008 15:51:56 -0500
KarentheUnicorn <karentheunicorn@xxxxxxx> wrote:
: On Jan 14, 10:58?pm, Drusilla <gammanormidsERASET...@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
:> According to Daily News: Split in two movies and directed by Steven
:> Spielberg. Both made me shudder.
:> "There's so much to fit that the view is the last movie should be in two
:> halves. There is a huge battle when Harry, played by Daniel Radcliffe,
:> takes on Voldemort that needs to be done really well."
:> If that's true, then it's marketing and they simply don't want to let HP
:> die with that movie as there is no more and need to extend the whole
:> thing. OotP is the shortest of the movies so far and quite a larger
:> book. They can make her a one single movie if the want to.
: Another HP friend I've found online has said this and I totally agree
: with her on this point they had waited to do all the movies after the
: book series was over; On another list I'm on we were also talking
: about how book 7 felt rushed and someone brought up the point if JKR
: had waited longer to put out book 7, that would have meant the movies
: would have been pushed back even further and lets face it, those kids
: are not getting any younger.
: So to a degree some of the aspects of 7 seemed rushed a lot of that
: camping stuff seemed like it was to fill up and make it like a whole
: year of Hogwarts passed...I don't know...a lot goes into this stuff
: now simply because the movies have this schedule and I kind of agree
: with the ideas other folks have been saying in reference to the actors
: getting up there in age and eventually it's getting to the point of
: they're to old.
: Heck, Snape is in his mid 30's and nothing against Alan Rickman he
: plays a great Snape but he is close or at his 60's....well, movies
: generally never have the people at the right age but still.
: If they had waited till after the books were all out, they could have
: done a better job with time, they would have known exactly where the
: series was going. I mean, you know on some things that are cut out it
: sort of becomes kind of important to the series.
And likely had an entirely different cast than they've been working with.
: I have not seen OOTP but I saw on here and I've read other people talk
: about it and totally cutting Lily out of that...well...to me it makes
: me less inclined to see OOTP.
: I have actually chosen not to see the remaining movies 6 or 7 or if
: they do this nonsense 7 part 2.
: I don't see why they can't get 7 in one movie...to me...yea...it's
: marketing simply to milk it more. Heck they're building a theme park
: for goodness sake and to a degree it's going to become blasted
: overkill if you ask me.
: I personally think releasing OOTP movie and book 7 the same year was
: too much really...after reading 7 I had no desire what so ever to see
: OOTP. I am probably totally different or weird from most fans but it
: just killed my desire to see OOTP...(shrugs) Thats just me but...if
: they take the time to do 7 into 2 movies instead of one...I just think
: it cheats the fans from the other books like OOTP, HBP...
: Baa...either way I'm not interested anyway but if they could fit OOTP
: in one movie than they can fit 7 into one movie.
ORDER was the longest book,so SHOULD have been the longest movie.
: If they had been smart to begin with they should have waited till the
: end of the book series and then made the whole book series a mini-
: series on TV...they could do a chapter an episode...NOW that might
: have been really cool; each week you get a different chapter starting
: with book 1 thru 7...
: The movies screwed up in starting the filmes before the series was
: over but to a degree this sounds more like a rumor than actual fact.
(as we know now,it's definite intent,though I wonder if their being
cagey over just where HALLOWS will be split means they haven't
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