[phpBB Debug] PHP Notice: in file [ROOT]/includes/functions_content.php on line 81: Array to string conversion
[phpBB Debug] PHP Notice: in file [ROOT]/includes/functions_content.php on line 81: Undefined variable: Array
[phpBB Debug] PHP Notice: in file [ROOT]/includes/functions_content.php on line 81: Array to string conversion
[phpBB Debug] PHP Notice: in file [ROOT]/includes/functions_content.php on line 81: Undefined variable: Array
[phpBB Debug] PHP Notice: in file [ROOT]/includes/functions_content.php on line 81: Array to string conversion
[phpBB Debug] PHP Notice: in file [ROOT]/includes/functions_content.php on line 81: Undefined variable: Array
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 368: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 368: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 492: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 113: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 113: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 368: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 113: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 368: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 113: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 113: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/functions.php on line 5133: Cannot modify header information - headers already sent by (output started at [ROOT]/includes/functions.php:3843)
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/functions.php on line 5133: Cannot modify header information - headers already sent by (output started at [ROOT]/includes/functions.php:3843)
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/functions.php on line 5133: Cannot modify header information - headers already sent by (output started at [ROOT]/includes/functions.php:3843)
Who should Direct the movie? - Page 2 - Artemis Fowl Confidential Fan Forum

Who should Direct the movie?

The Artemis Fowl Movie is coming... On the 26th July 2013, Disney, in association with Harvey Weinstein, announced that a movie covering the events of the first two books was finally in the works!
User avatar
Chitiliti
Commander
Posts: 1470
Joined: Wed Apr 12, 2006 12:53 am
Real First Name: Cait
AFC Fan Fiction Name: Chitiliti
Location: Alabama
Gender: Female
Contact:
Status: Offline

Re: Who should Direct the movie?

Postby Chitiliti » Sun Jan 03, 2010 9:55 pm


User avatar
FoalysGirl
The Techie
Posts: 2279
Joined: Wed Nov 28, 2007 3:47 am
Location: Haven City
Status: Offline

Re: Who should Direct the movie?

Postby FoalysGirl » Mon Jan 04, 2010 10:02 pm

"Edwin, what's the plural for Ox?"
"Oxen. The farmer used his oxen."
"Brian,"
"What?"
"What's the plural for box?"
"Boxen! I bought two boxen of doughnuts."

---Brain's stupid in school comedy skit

"I'm the dude, playing the dude, disguised as another dude." ----Tropic Thunder

"Rock, paper, scissors, lizard, Spock." ------ Buffy season 6

"He was like....Napoleon!" ---Me

User avatar
Knarpulous
Mud Man
Posts: 131
Joined: Sat May 24, 2008 2:09 pm
Real First Name: Jade
Location: Deep Space
Gender: Female
Status: Offline

Re: Who should Direct the movie?

Postby Knarpulous » Tue Jan 05, 2010 2:13 am

How do you know exactly that he ruined it? Have you seen it yet? It seemed a pretty popular movie, and by adding the actual murder of her it would make it probably rated R which cuts down the viewership considerably.

User avatar
Chitiliti
Commander
Posts: 1470
Joined: Wed Apr 12, 2006 12:53 am
Real First Name: Cait
AFC Fan Fiction Name: Chitiliti
Location: Alabama
Gender: Female
Contact:
Status: Offline

Re: Who should Direct the movie?

Postby Chitiliti » Tue Jan 05, 2010 6:13 pm

I'm just saying, if you want to make a movie based off someone else's hard work, stay true to it. If you want to edit it all up, make your own story. Its not fair to the author.

User avatar
Knarpulous
Mud Man
Posts: 131
Joined: Sat May 24, 2008 2:09 pm
Real First Name: Jade
Location: Deep Space
Gender: Female
Status: Offline

Re: Who should Direct the movie?

Postby Knarpulous » Tue Jan 05, 2010 10:16 pm

Not necessarily. Authors understand that some things they write about can't always be filmed. If every single thing in a book was included in a movie, Lord of the Rings would have been a heck of a lot longer than it was already.

And I haven't read the Lovely Bones, but it's kicking around my house, and from summaries I can tell that the majority of the movie focuses on what happens after her death. The violence and murder still happened, but off screen. He wanted it to be PG-13 so the most people would be able to see it.

User avatar
FoalysGirl
The Techie
Posts: 2279
Joined: Wed Nov 28, 2007 3:47 am
Location: Haven City
Status: Offline

Re: Who should Direct the movie?

Postby FoalysGirl » Tue Jan 05, 2010 10:38 pm

Some things are impossible to put onto the screen. Take for example a letter in a book. That's easy to read because obviously it's a book, but no one can read it on the screen to Directors have to visualize it. Also sometimes authors want to take out some things for the plot to make sense. Take Watchmen, Alan Moore does not have a distinct villain, so the Director took out the giant squid and just made Ozymandius the main villain instead of the misunderstood hero.
"Edwin, what's the plural for Ox?"
"Oxen. The farmer used his oxen."
"Brian,"
"What?"
"What's the plural for box?"
"Boxen! I bought two boxen of doughnuts."

---Brain's stupid in school comedy skit

"I'm the dude, playing the dude, disguised as another dude." ----Tropic Thunder

"Rock, paper, scissors, lizard, Spock." ------ Buffy season 6

"He was like....Napoleon!" ---Me

User avatar
Chitiliti
Commander
Posts: 1470
Joined: Wed Apr 12, 2006 12:53 am
Real First Name: Cait
AFC Fan Fiction Name: Chitiliti
Location: Alabama
Gender: Female
Contact:
Status: Offline

Re: Who should Direct the movie?

Postby Chitiliti » Thu Jan 07, 2010 1:53 am

I suppose you two are right, but something about it just makes me really uncomfortable. I want to see Artemis made into a movie as true to the book as possible. It DOES happen. I don't want this to be another Eragon movie.

User avatar
FoalysGirl
The Techie
Posts: 2279
Joined: Wed Nov 28, 2007 3:47 am
Location: Haven City
Status: Offline

Re: Who should Direct the movie?

Postby FoalysGirl » Sat Jan 09, 2010 1:42 am

It can't really go far off from the book if Eoin Colfer is helping to write the script.
"Edwin, what's the plural for Ox?"
"Oxen. The farmer used his oxen."
"Brian,"
"What?"
"What's the plural for box?"
"Boxen! I bought two boxen of doughnuts."

---Brain's stupid in school comedy skit

"I'm the dude, playing the dude, disguised as another dude." ----Tropic Thunder

"Rock, paper, scissors, lizard, Spock." ------ Buffy season 6

"He was like....Napoleon!" ---Me

User avatar
Kelsey Rain (:
Golden Acorn Officer
Posts: 1595
Joined: Mon Sep 01, 2008 9:10 pm
Real First Name: KelseyRain
AFC Fan Fiction Name: Kelsey Rain
Location: Atlantis <3
Gender: Female
Status: Offline

Re: Who should Direct the movie?

Postby Kelsey Rain (: » Sat Jan 09, 2010 4:24 am

Like Angels and Demons? That was extremely true to the book :loveeyes:

User avatar
lotrfan
Commander
Posts: 1093
Joined: Tue Jul 22, 2008 3:59 pm
Location: Rivendell
Gender: Female
Status: Offline

Re: Who should Direct the movie?

Postby lotrfan » Sat Jan 09, 2010 6:50 pm



Obsessed with...Lord of the Rings, Star Wars, Artemis Fowl, Maximum Ride, Avatar the Last Airbender....and proud
I am eternally greatful to xybolic for introducing me to Ouran High School Host Club, which I am now completely obsessed with!! :loveeyes:

"The same blood flows in my veins. The same weakness." - Aragorn, FOTR

"Don't worry Sam. Rosie knows an idiot when she sees one." - Frodo, FOTR

"Put aside the ranger. Become who you were born to be." - Elrond, ROTK

"Haruhi and I are the main chracters, so we're obviously love interests!" - Tamaki, OHSHC


User avatar
CharlyxXx
Tunnel Blue Spider
Posts: 74
Joined: Mon Dec 14, 2009 7:39 pm
Real First Name: Charlotte
AFC Fan Fiction Name: CharlyxXx
Location: At H.I.V.E, typing away at the fairy computer I made.
Gender: Female
Status: Offline

Re: Who should Direct the movie?

Postby CharlyxXx » Fri Jan 15, 2010 9:24 pm

(the series, duh
)
"I didn't trust Fowl when he was alive, and I definitely don't trust him now that he's dead." ~Julius Root
"I'm right there with you, darlin'. Unless you step on a landmine, in which case I'm way back in the Operations Room." ~Foaly
Visit http://xxxcharlyxxx.deviantart.com/ for my DeviantART profile

User avatar
Knarpulous
Mud Man
Posts: 131
Joined: Sat May 24, 2008 2:09 pm
Real First Name: Jade
Location: Deep Space
Gender: Female
Status: Offline

Re: Who should Direct the movie?

Postby Knarpulous » Sat Jan 16, 2010 4:56 am

The problem with Eragon was that the source material is weak and extremely close to other popular series in setting, plot, and characters. They wanted to change it a bit so people wouldn't make a huge fuss. The studio also didn't hire very good writers or a director, so it just kinda fizzled out.

User avatar
lotrfan
Commander
Posts: 1093
Joined: Tue Jul 22, 2008 3:59 pm
Location: Rivendell
Gender: Female
Status: Offline

Re: Who should Direct the movie?

Postby lotrfan » Sun Jan 17, 2010 4:04 am

Yeah, when I saw Eragon I just thought it was a complete rip off of Lord of the Rings. I mean, they were speaking some like elf language and stuff. That one guy was pretty cute though, not Eragon, the one with black hair. Wasn't that book written by a 16 year old kid or something? or was that something else? I keep meaning to read the books, but it seems like the movie was bad because the story is just bad, but I really have no idea.

Ok that was pretty much completely off topic.

Back on topic...who did direct that movie? Because I hope they don't direct AF.


Obsessed with...Lord of the Rings, Star Wars, Artemis Fowl, Maximum Ride, Avatar the Last Airbender....and proud
I am eternally greatful to xybolic for introducing me to Ouran High School Host Club, which I am now completely obsessed with!! :loveeyes:

"The same blood flows in my veins. The same weakness." - Aragorn, FOTR

"Don't worry Sam. Rosie knows an idiot when she sees one." - Frodo, FOTR

"Put aside the ranger. Become who you were born to be." - Elrond, ROTK

"Haruhi and I are the main chracters, so we're obviously love interests!" - Tamaki, OHSHC


User avatar
Mrs Opal Fowl
Elf
Posts: 549
Joined: Tue Mar 03, 2009 1:08 pm
Real First Name: Erika
Location: Hyrule, Ordon
Gender: Female
Status: Offline

Re: Who should Direct the movie?

Postby Mrs Opal Fowl » Sun Jan 17, 2010 11:25 am



User avatar
Knarpulous
Mud Man
Posts: 131
Joined: Sat May 24, 2008 2:09 pm
Real First Name: Jade
Location: Deep Space
Gender: Female
Status: Offline

Re: Who should Direct the movie?

Postby Knarpulous » Mon Jan 18, 2010 5:39 pm

Yeah, Eragon (the book) is pretty much the plot of the original Star Wars wrapped in the setting of LotR with some Dragonriders of Pern thrown in.

I wouldn't mind if Joss Whedon directed it. He did Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Firefly, and Dollhouse. He has a good sense of humor, and knows how to mix sci fi and fantasy.


Return to “The Movie”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest

Artemis Fowl Confidential Fan Forum : Disclaimer
cron

Login  •  Register