SerpentorsLair.info - View topic - Snake Eyes the movie

View unanswered posts | View active topics It is currently Sun Apr 21, 2019 6:41 pm


Reply to topic  [ 18 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1, 2
Snake Eyes the movie 
Author Message
User avatar
Founder
Founder

Joined: Tue Feb 15, 2011 4:05 pm
Posts: 12174
Post Re: Snake Eyes the movie
A entire movie centered around a character that doesnt speak from a possible non rebooted dark box office bad reviewed joe universe cloud hanging over it....not oozing with faith. Hope for best and prepare for worst i guess.

_________________
Image
ImageImage


Mon May 14, 2018 10:48 pm
Profile Send private message
User avatar
Editoral Moderator
Editoral Moderator

Joined: Fri Aug 26, 2011 8:03 pm
Posts: 5275
Faction: Cobra Contractor
Code Name: YorktownJoe
File Name: CLASSIFIED
Aliases: YTJ (more acronym than alias)
Primary Military Specialty: Counter-Intelligence
Secondary Military Specialty: Sense o' humor
Grade: O-4
Post Re: Snake Eyes the movie
I guess they could have him strapped to the brain wave scanner and have the whole movie narrated by Dr. Venom trying to interpret the thoughts on the screen...

...or not.

I loved Resolute. And Renegades was a decent reboot.
Maybe it just translate well to live action?? Just animated toons and books???

_________________
Image
ImageImage


Mon May 14, 2018 11:23 pm
Profile Send private message
Online
User avatar
Founder
Founder

Joined: Thu Feb 10, 2011 8:31 pm
Posts: 85195
Location: Coweta Ok.
Faction: Justice League
Code Name: Man of Steel
Post Re: Snake Eyes the movie
yorktownjoe wrote:
I guess they could have him strapped to the brain wave scanner and have the whole movie narrated by Dr. Venom trying to interpret the thoughts on the screen...

...or not.

I loved Resolute. And Renegades was a decent reboot.
Maybe it just translate well to live action?? Just animated toons and books???


I liked the animation and the grit of Resolute, but i didn't get on board with killing off characters just for shock value, i thought that was lame. It took Larry Hama years to kill of major characters. SuperHero shows are huge now and Hasbro is just wasting the opportunity to do a live action G.I.Joe show even if it was on a streaming service. You could stream it on Youtube or Netflix, there are a million platforms. I don't understand honestly how some of the brand managers at Hasbro keep their jobs.

_________________
Image
ImageImage


Tue May 15, 2018 2:00 pm
Profile Send private message
User avatar
Editoral Moderator
Editoral Moderator

Joined: Fri Aug 26, 2011 8:03 pm
Posts: 5275
Faction: Cobra Contractor
Code Name: YorktownJoe
File Name: CLASSIFIED
Aliases: YTJ (more acronym than alias)
Primary Military Specialty: Counter-Intelligence
Secondary Military Specialty: Sense o' humor
Grade: O-4
Post Re: Snake Eyes the movie
⚡ Kal-El ⚡ wrote:
yorktownjoe wrote:
I guess they could have him strapped to the brain wave scanner and have the whole movie narrated by Dr. Venom trying to interpret the thoughts on the screen...

...or not.

I loved Resolute. And Renegades was a decent reboot.
Maybe it just translate well to live action?? Just animated toons and books???


I liked the animation and the grit of Resolute, but i didn't get on board with killing off characters just for shock value, i thought that was lame. It took Larry Hama years to kill of major characters. SuperHero shows are huge now and Hasbro is just wasting the opportunity to do a live action G.I.Joe show even if it was on a streaming service. You could stream it on Youtube or Netflix, there are a million platforms. I don't understand honestly how some of the brand managers at Hasbro keep their jobs.


Agreed. I didn't care for the random killing in Resolute, but watching Snake-Eyes dispatch Cobra troopers and booby trapping grenade belts: Classic comic type stuff. Not sure if you could have a really long series like that though. Eventually, they would run out of "edgy."

Having a live action short series on Netflix or Amazon could gauge some interest. Pretty sure they keep track of how many people watch those. If it is well received, keep it going. If not, it's just season 1.

I am fine with introducing new "Joe-like" characters.
I'm even fine with modernizing existing characters into today's more current environment.
I'm not a fan of re-booting existing characters.

For example:

Don't do - Today, Raphael "Zap" Melendez will be a Japanese exchange student at MIT working on particle physics.
Do - Introduce a new character, Dr. Shikaku Matzusaka who is visiting MIT for a conference on particle physics and ends up helping the Joes during an episode.

Don't do - Have Dial-Tone free of his mustache, and gender changed.
Do - Introduce a new character, Jill Morelli code-name Switchboard, cousin of the late Dial-Tone (if he was KIA on a mission bravely, or retired from active duty).

See how easy it is to accomplish character goals without swerving into the oncoming lane of fan resistance?

_________________
Image
ImageImage


Tue May 15, 2018 5:49 pm
Profile Send private message
User avatar
Editorial Moderator
Editorial Moderator

Joined: Tue Jan 03, 2012 5:19 pm
Posts: 6524
Faction: neutral
Code Name: classified
File Name: classified
Aliases: skinnyjoefan
Primary Military Specialty: classified
Secondary Military Specialty: classified
Post Re: Snake Eyes the movie
G.I. Joe Snake Eyes has been possibly delayed.
An article in Screen Daily has confirmed that the director Robert Schwentke has been greenlit to direct a film starring John Malkovich, who was also in Red.
Seneca-On the Creation of Earthquakes will tell the tale of Nero and Seneca.
What this means for the Snake Eyes production is that Seneca willbe filmed first, and then Snake Eyes will follow that in Schwentke's schedule.
Originally slated for a spring shooting time, it now seems that it may be summer or fall that Snake Eyes will begin principal photography.

https://www.screendaily.com/news/john-m ... 69.article


It has already been six years since the last G.I.Joe movie, this may push the next installment to 2021 instead of 2020 but no official announcement has been made yet.

Announced back in May of 2018, It seems the G.I.Joe "curse" has begun to strike.
While it does mean a possible delay, it also could mean a change of director, it all depends on how Schwentke's contract was written and if there were any clauses regarding the Seneca project.

As of now "later this year" is the tentative new filming date.

Image

_________________
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCYFAXC ... jMATv1_JGg
Mupnoks and more to see here! Always something new coming it just takes a while.


Tue Apr 02, 2019 5:17 pm
Profile Send private message
User avatar
Editorial Moderator
Editorial Moderator

Joined: Tue Jan 03, 2012 5:19 pm
Posts: 6524
Faction: neutral
Code Name: classified
File Name: classified
Aliases: skinnyjoefan
Primary Military Specialty: classified
Secondary Military Specialty: classified
Post Re: Snake Eyes the movie
Confirmed.
In an interview with Di Bonaventura
G.I. Joe Snake Eyes will be delayed until this fall thanks to SlashFilm and Hisstank for the heads up.
https://www.slashfilm.com/lorenzo-di-bo ... terview/3/

_________________
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCYFAXC ... jMATv1_JGg
Mupnoks and more to see here! Always something new coming it just takes a while.


Thu Apr 04, 2019 9:01 pm
Profile Send private message
User avatar
Founder
Founder

Joined: Tue Feb 15, 2011 4:05 pm
Posts: 12174
Post Re: Snake Eyes the movie
Hope this director is worth the wait.

_________________
Image
ImageImage


Thu Apr 04, 2019 9:09 pm
Profile Send private message
Online
User avatar
Founder
Founder

Joined: Thu Feb 10, 2011 8:31 pm
Posts: 85195
Location: Coweta Ok.
Faction: Justice League
Code Name: Man of Steel
Post Re: Snake Eyes the movie
skinny wrote:
Confirmed.
In an interview with Di Bonaventura
G.I. Joe Snake Eyes will be delayed until this fall thanks to SlashFilm and Hisstank for the heads up.
https://www.slashfilm.com/lorenzo-di-bo ... terview/3/


That means no new gi joe products in stores until 2025, someone will have to deliver my case of figures to the nursing home. ^%^ ^ha^

_________________
Image
ImageImage


Thu Apr 04, 2019 11:35 pm
Profile Send private message
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Reply to topic   [ 18 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1, 2


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum


Search for:
Jump to:  

cron

Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Group Color scheme created with Colorize It.
Designed by ST Software.