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PostPosted: Tue Mar 29, 2016 11:32 pm 
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Sofia Coppola will reportedly begin shooting a remake of The Beguiled later this year. It's one of my favorite Don Siegel films, but I think Coppola is a perfect fit for the material, and it sounds like this will be a new take on adapting the novel. Nicole Kidman, Kirsten Dunst, and Elle Fanning are already on board. The Eastwood role has yet to be cast.


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PostPosted: Wed Feb 08, 2017 1:44 pm 
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PostPosted: Wed Feb 08, 2017 2:02 pm 
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I wonder who made this movie


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PostPosted: Wed Feb 08, 2017 2:04 pm 
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The Coppola font gives it away.


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PostPosted: Wed Feb 08, 2017 2:06 pm 
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Please restrict your responses to addressing Sofia Coppola by her full name at least three times per post


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PostPosted: Wed Feb 08, 2017 2:11 pm 
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Sorry. Also though, isn't this a remake of a Michael Cimino film?


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PostPosted: Wed Feb 08, 2017 2:16 pm 
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At least it isn't Imani. "I poop in a clam" would probably be repeating itself in my head the whole time. Damn you Pop Up Video.


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PostPosted: Thu Feb 09, 2017 2:55 am 
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There's been talk of remaking this for years; it's finally happening, obviously. While Sofia can get a bit 'girly' at times in her work, hopefully this will be closer to "The Virgin Suicides" than "The Bling Ring." :-k


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PostPosted: Thu Feb 09, 2017 9:15 am 
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Looks too good to be true! Will have to see how this stacks up against the Siegel version!


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PostPosted: Thu Feb 09, 2017 1:10 pm 
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MoonlitKnight wrote:
There's been talk of remaking this for years; it's finally happening, obviously. While Sofia can get a bit 'girly' at times in her work, hopefully this will be closer to "The Virgin Suicides" than "The Bling Ring." :-k

Sorry, I just have to ask: what is it about The Virgin Suicides that makes it more "manly" than The Bling Ring?

But I hope Colin Farrell will give The Beguiled a sufficient amount of testosterone for you :roll:


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PostPosted: Thu Feb 09, 2017 3:35 pm 
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MoonlitKnight wrote:
There's been talk of remaking this for years; it's finally happening, obviously. While Sofia can get a bit 'girly' at times in her work, hopefully this will be closer to "The Virgin Suicides" than "The Bling Ring." :-k

Sorry, I just have to ask: what is it about The Virgin Suicides that makes it more "manly" than The Bling Ring?

Kirsten Dunst arm-wrestled Emma Watson and damn near broke her arm.


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PostPosted: Thu Feb 09, 2017 7:32 pm 
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All I know is that watching BLING RING gave me cooties.


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PostPosted: Fri Feb 10, 2017 11:00 am 

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Terrible idea to re-make the classic Clint Eastwood film The Beguiled; the original from the early '70's had a great "Southern Gothic" feel, and may even be my favorite CE film. There is no way a re-make will do the original justice.

I'm a huge Sofia Coppola fan (I even like her lesser films), but I'll probably give this a pass.


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PostPosted: Fri Feb 10, 2017 3:36 pm 
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Harry Caul wrote:
Terrible idea to re-make the classic Clint Eastwood film The Beguiled; the original from the early '70's had a great "Southern Gothic" feel, and may even be my favorite CE film. There is no way a re-make will do the original justice.

I'm a huge Sofia Coppola fan (I even like her lesser films), but I'll probably give this a pass.

Are you sure you're not a lukewarm, fairweather Sofia Coppola fan?


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PostPosted: Fri Feb 10, 2017 11:30 pm 
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PostPosted: Sun Feb 12, 2017 3:33 am 
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There's a conundrum for Mike Stoklasa (of RedLetterMedia fame/infamy) for he has a star crush on Kirsten Dunst but hates Sofia Coppola. (I can also concede the former claim as troll sarcasm.)


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PostPosted: Wed Apr 19, 2017 6:25 pm 
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PostPosted: Thu Apr 20, 2017 1:00 pm 
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Am I wrong, or is this actually the second remake of Eastwood/Siegel's film? Isn't Trueba's 1992 film, Belle Epoque, just a more farcical take?


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