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comahan
01-17-2012, 11:45 AM
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The Voters!

comahan, APS, fischbowl, caddy, Brodeur, bantx
The six moviemakers will vote individually and PM their ballots to me. Their vote will count toward half of the overall vote for each category.

TACKLE, vidae, njx9, SuperMcGee, DeepThreat, fenikz, DraftGuru151, OSUGiants17, TheBoyWonder22, WMD, djp
Each of these 11 outsiders will vote individually and PM their ballots to me. Their vote will count as the other half of the overall vote for each category.

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The Categories!

Best Screenplay - Simple enough. Which of the stories do you find most interesting? Which film's summary catches your eye? Whose story makes you want to go to a movie theater to watch it? Each moviemaking voter will rank those stories 1-5 (You cannot vote for your own film), which each outsider voter will rank them 1-6.

Best Role for an Actor - Which male role do you think works the best? This is a combination of the character the movie-maker has written, and who theyve cast for the part. You will rank the seven best roles for actors on your list. Each voter will rank the five best male roles and PM me their ballot. You CAN vote for multiple roles from the same film if you wish. Rank them 1-5.

Best Role for an Actress - Which female role do you think works the best? This is a combination of the character the movie-maker has written, and who theyve cast for the part. You will rank the seven best roles for actresses on your list. Each voter will rank the five best female roles and PM me their ballot. You CAN vote for multiple roles from the same film if you wish. Rank them 1-5.

Best Casting - Take the Best Role categories and apply it to the whole film. Which cast do you believe best fits with the written roles? The moviemakers will vote 1-5 (again, not listing your own film) while the outsiders will vote 1-6.

Best Film - It may seem the same as Best Screenplay in a competition like this, but I dont think so. I think theres been several times where someone has had a great story, but their casting was horrible, and it totally ruined the image of the film for me. This is a combination of the Best Screenplay and Best Casting categories. Which film do you think did both well? What is the best overall film in this competition? The moviemakers will vote 1-5 (again, not listing your own film) while the outsiders will vote 1-6.

Also, for clarity, when ranking, 1 is the best, 2 is 2nd best, and so on.

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The Movies!

"5 YEAR PLAN"

"5 YEAR PLAN"

Written and Directed by Charlie Kaufman

SYNOPSIS

It’s been one year after Joseph’s 5 year plan and life is not what he had initially planned it. Dull mornings, followed by seemingly wasted hours of work during the day only to come home to repeat the same cycle in the morning. Everything Joseph hoped for has even begun to pan out for him. One day Joseph wakes up and he tells himself he’s done with his same old life style and calls into work and quits. Joseph sells everything in his possession, house, cars, and clothes only holding onto a few items. He begins his new life and new journey traveling to anywhere without a destination. From town to town traveling from bus to bus and walking to a unknown destination.

CAST

Joseph Flynn (Phillip Seymour Hoffman) – Joseph working in a dead end job.

Peter Gordon (Steve Carrel) – Josephs close friend. Grew up together in the same town; against Joseph’s decision to start his new life.

Megan Lass (Heather Graham) – Joseph’s childhood crush with hopes of getting closer to her as they got older. Megan getting married was the main reason for Joseph making the decision to start his new life.


"AMERICAN SOLACE"

"AMERICAN SOLACE"

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A Film By Alexander Payne

CAST

Bill Murray……………………………………………………Chuck Liddy
A tortured, widowed, and cynical writer who realizes he has nothing to live for after being fired from his longtime column. He decides to kill himself by slitting his leg in his bathtub, and recants his life story as he’s bleeding out.

Charlotte Gainsbourg…………………………………….Dianne Delacroix-Liddy
Liddy’s only love. Delacroix is a struggling French artist who becomes Liddy’s wife when she moves to New York. Dies in the 9/11 attacks.

David Cross…………………………………………………….Sam Weiner
Liddy’s former editor at Snuff Magazine. Witty, snarky, and cruel, is the main antagonist of the film.

Michael Madsen……………………………………………….Foster Liddy
Liddy’s abusive father from Binghamton, New York. A factory worker and an alcoholic.

Amy Ryan……………………………………………………….Margot Liddy
Liddy’s catatonic, weak-willed mother.

Chloe Sevigny………………………………………………….Heather Portis
Liddy’s first relationship, 1968-1971

Mike Lawrence………………………………………………...Kevin
A Liddy-obsessed NYU graduate student who follows Liddy around the Lower East Side. Becomes the only person who legitimately cares for the dying man.

SYNOPSIS

Wednesday, October 24th

The clock reads 2:18 when I finally stir from what seemed like days of sleep. The sun peeking through the curtains would indicate that this 2:13 is of the P.M. variety. ****. I toss and turn but I soon come to realize that I’ll never be able to fall back into my natural state of slumber. It’s truly a shame. I’ll never experience anything more bliss for the rest of my days.

I arise from my habitat, determined but unwilling to start yet another hell day. I throw on my best clothes and head into the parlor room, where I find the essence of life hidden deep within the bowels of my couch-side table. I cut three lines of the finest South American import, only to see them gone in a matter of seconds. The Breakfast of Champions. I find myself newly invigorated, but yet unprepared as I head out of my home and onto the Gotham streets.

s usual, the doorman hails a cab as I walk out of my building. But I think I’d rather walk today. A few spliffs walking up 2nd Avenue would do me just fine. It’s a nice day in New York City, a mild temperature for October. The afternoon sun glistens off the skyscrapers as I walk uptown. Within time, I arrive at my destination. The Fleming Building, Columbus Circle. Home to my wonderful, former employer, Snuff Magazine, which at one time was respectable trash recently turned into a rag for high school kids and Brooklyn hipsters. The worst of its kind. They say they need me out by the end of the day, but even with a security escort, I find a way to escape, and lock myself in what once was my office. As a regular contributor to this **** for 28 years, they can at least afford to grant me some privacy on my final day. I close the office blinds to sit in the welcoming darkness for a little while. What was the home for my writing is now a desolate, corporate tundra. They told me some douchebag account executive will be moving into here once I’m gone. All that remains is one box, artifacts from my life as a published columnist. I instinctively and immediately find what I’m looking for. Only six pills left. Someone probably tapped into my reserve. Percocet isn’t my favorite, but for now, it’ll do. I take the box and I’m ready to go. The many faces of the office stare me down as I walk out to the elevator, security guard in tow. I’m ready to leave this wasteland in order to find my American Solace, the uninterrupted bliss that only sleep can provide. - Chuck Liddy

Bill Murray plays Chuck Liddy, a former countercultural icon and former columnist from Snuff Magazine, a pornographic and cultural magazine. Recently fired from his long running column at Snuff, Liddy finds himself alone, careless, and out of any foreseeable options. “Obsolete,” as his former boss, the new Snuff editor Sam Weiner (David Cross) referred to him. The truth is the times are changing for Chuck Liddy, and he just cannot keep current. Girls are changing, music is changing, drugs are changing. New York City is changing. The modern world disgusts the cynic, and Liddy starts to hate himself and his surroundings more and more by the day. Determined to find peace, his “American Solace”, Liddy decides to swallow his hubris and go out before this world ruins him. He sets up a single camera in his bathroom, slits his femoral artery, and begins to tell his life story. Told in a series of flashbacks, Liddy recants on his life lived from his childhood in Binghamton, New York, where he was the only child of the cold, abusive Foster Liddy (Michael Madsen), a blue collar laborer in a shoe factory, and his catatonic and alcoholic mother Margot (Amy Ryan), a waitress at a local diner. The film continues through Liddy’s days at Cornell and on the road, where he honed his skills as a writer and became the man that he is. Liddy becomes famous as an alternative journalist and assumes a role as the pen and leader of the Countercultural Movement. Liddy soon finds company with many other famous writers and figures of the time, including Ken Kesey, Neal Cassady, William Burroughs, and Jack Kerouac. He also falls in love for the first time, with Heather Portis (Chloe Sevigny), a hippie and a graduate student. The story continues as Liddy is bleeding out in his bathtub. As the movement dies down, Chuck Liddy settles down in New York’s Lower East Side and begins his career as writer for Snuff. His relationship with Heather falls apart, and Liddy lives his dream, wandering New York as a Chauvinist drunk, menacing the neighborhood. Years pass over the evolving New York City landscape. It’s 1996, and Liddy falls in love again after a chance meeting on the subway. Introduce Dianne Delacroix, a struggling French artist who had just moved to New York. They are an instant pair and the two get married shortly after. Dianne became the one true love of Chuck Liddy’s life, and she gives him his happiest times in years. That is until one fateful, infamous day, 9/11/2001, that claims Dianne as one its victims. Crushed, Liddy becomes a recluse and an addict only to resurface with his masterpiece, “American Solace”, the story of his love, life, and loss. Shift back to the bathroom. Liddy is visibly paler as the blood rushes out of artery and into the red rouge of bathwater he lays in. A blood soaked Liddy takes a drag from his Camel Wide. Slowly, Liddy falls asleep, unconscious and deceased, finally finding his American Solace.


"FROM THE ASHES"

"FROM THE ASHES"

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A David Fincher Film

SYNOPSIS

The film begins with a woman, Katherine (Carey Mulligan), sitting in the middle of a ruined world, surrounded by relics of long abandoned cities that are no longer functioning or populated. By all intents and purposes, the world has ended, though Katherine is still there. As the wind blows, parts of her begin to fade away in with it, going with the wind as though she were made of sand. Slowly, she turns to ash. Katherine is then reborn from the ashes as though she were a Phoenix, looking no different than she had minutes before. We see tears in her eyes as she goes on living, alone, while nothing else survives.

Title screen.

It's the 1930's, and Katherine is a child, living with her family in an English countryside estate. She is cared for mostly by her mother Juliette (Kristin Scott Thomas), rarely spending any sort of time with her father George (Gary Oldman), whom she seems frightened of, and is jumpy while around, implying some sort of abuse. Katherine would then walk in on her father beating her mother and then storming out. Her mother takes her and flees the household.

It is over twenty years later, though Katherine looks to have only aged a mere ten, and she is at the bedside of her dying mother. They now live in poverty in France. Her mother tells her to not live on as she had for the last twenty years, fearful and resentful of men because of what she witnessed as a child, and to live her life. She then reveals that the man, George, was not Katherine's real father, but that her father was an American who was called off for the first World War and never returned.

A few years later, now in the early 1960s, and Katherine had finally tracked down her real fathers grave. As she sat in a diner that night alone, a man named Eric Wirth (Michael Fassbender) approaches her, noticing her sadness. Rather than ignoring him and walking away as she normally would, she remembers back to her mothers words, and has a cup of coffee with him. Though keeping herself at a distance as she is still uncomfortable with the idea of companionship after witnessing what she did as a child, Katherine finds herself seeing him more and more as he pursues her romantically. She soon begins to trust that he is nothing like the man she knew as her father, and gives him her virginity. Afterward though, everything she was fearful of seems to be confirmed, as Wirth is revealed to be a serial killer who enjoys playing with his food before devouring it. He murders Katherine, leaving her in a a city back alley. After he walks away, we see Katherine's body slowly disintegrate into ash, and then her being reborn from those ashes. Sitting in the alleyway naked, fearful, and utterly confused, she vows to never fall into another man's trap, and to gain revenge on her killer.

Katherine spends several years searching for her killer, but cannot find him. Growing frustrated, she contacts Detective Lenny Boggs (Steve Buscemi), the man that has been trying to track Wirth down, claiming to have been a witness to one of the more recent murders, and giving him the killers appearance. Boggs, with a ton of pressure on him to bring this one in, and having grown obsessed with the case and depressed with his lack of success, has turned to drugs and alcohol and is a complete mess, but this new lead rejuvenates him. Together, they are able to get on the right path and track down the killer. Disagreeing about what to do with him, Boggs promises to bring justice to Wirth should Katherine allow him to bring him in and save his career. Cold toward the promises of men following what the killer did to her, Katherine refuses, murdering Wirth after shocking him with her appearance. With Boggs unable to prove that Wirth was guilty, he hangs himself.

It is 50 years later and the year 2020, and Katherine still maintains her youthful appearance even though she is now nearing 100 years old. She has to this point completely avoided another relationship with a man following her fling with Wirth, and has taken up in the French home that she and her mother lived in following their flight of England, where France has entered into the third World War. Having been a writer for most of the last half-century, Katherine now sees limited opportunity for her work, and is forced to find a job as a coffee shop waitress to make ends meet. While working, she comes across a local frenchman named Michel Durand (Guillaume Canet) reading her favorite book. After exchanging a few words about the book as well as the war and the possibility of a Nuclear winter(topical!), Michel has a cup of coffee and leaves. He continues to come in for days thereafter, speaking more and more to Katherine every time, until eventually asking her out. After getting a quick and flat-out 'no', Michel apologizes for reading the situation wrongly, and leaves. After he fails to show up again for a week, Katherine tracks him down and apologizes herself, explaining that her 'last relationship was a bad one'. Understanding, Michel tells her hed be fine with just knowing her, without it having to be anything more. A few months of daily conversation and meetings later, and Katherine, having realized that she'd truly fallen in love for the first time, asks Michel out. They end up together, and are eventually engaged.

As Katherine and Michel sit together and discuss what they each want for the wedding, a news report comes on television with an emergency warning. Several Nuclear bombs have been fired, and nuclear winter seems to finally be upon us. The film ends with a giant explosion over Paris, with everything being absolutely annihilated. As the picture rests on the destruction, Katherine once more begins to slowly rise from the ashes, back to life, to see that everything around her, including the one man that she had ever loved, is now gone, while she will remain forever alone. Tears fall from her eyes as the scene cuts and the credits roll.

CAST

Carey Mulligan (Katherine Clifton) - Best described as a human phoenix, she rises from her own ashes upon death. Scarred at a young age by implied abuse and witnessing her mother being beaten, she loathes men as a result, refusing to enter a relationship with one for years because of it. That hate and utter lack of trust is multipled tenfold when she is seduced in America, only for it to be a game played by a serial killer. After gaining revenge on her killer, she returns to the french home that she and her mother fled to years before. Content with being alone and never seeking companionship, it shocks her when she falls in love nearly a half decade later, becoming engaged and being truly happy for the first time in her life. That happiness is short lived though, as the third world war takes her fiance, as well as everything else away from her, leaving her completely alone, this time when she'd give anything not to be.

Gary Oldman (George Clifton) - A wealthy albeit violent, intemperate man, he married Mulligan's mother shortly after Muligan was born. Never showing any true interest in raising Mulligan as a daughter due to the fact that she wasnt his, he left her mother to do all the work alone. Mulligan was always fearful and jumpy when around him, implying abuse. Due to this, and because she witnessed him beating her mother, he is the reason that Mulligan despises men from an early age.

Kristin Scott Thomas (Juliette Clifton) - Mulligan's mother, she married Oldman after the death of Mulligan's father to give Mulligan a proper upbringing out of poverty. By doing that, she unintentionally lead her daughter into a traumatic childhood which shaped her life entirely. After fleeing the countryside estate and landing in France, she apologizes to Mulligan on her deathbed for leading her to that monster (Oldman), telling her to not let what he did effect her whole life, before revealing that he wasnt her real father.

Michael Fassbender (Eric Wirth) - A charismatic charmer who enters into relationships with women only to end those relationships by murdering them. Sick minded, he enjoys playing with his food before devouring it, truly getting to know the women that he murders in order to make the kills more meaningful in his mind. He meets Mulligan shortly after she tracks down the grave of her biological father, and presses his advantages on a vulnerable Mulligan to lure her into his trap. Because of him, Mulligan does not enter another relationship for more than fifty years thereafter.

Steve Buscemi (Detective Lenny Boggs) - The man in charge of catching Fassbender's serial killer. Obsessed with the case and depressed with his lack of ability to capture him, he has fallen into drugs and alcohol to cope with the pressure. He is rejuvenated when a frustrated Mulligan arrives with a description of the killer, claiming that she witnessed one of the murders. Together, they are able to track down the killer, though Chandler's hopes are dashed when Mulligan takes her revenge and murders Fassbender, leaving Chandler unable to prove that he was the serial killer. He would hang himself as a result.

Guillaume Canet (Michel Durand) - A good hearted man, he falls for Mulligan as she works as a waitress at a coffee shop that he frequents. After getting a quick and emphatic 'no' upon asking her out, he stops appearing at the shop, fearing he read the situation wrongly and offended her. She would soon track him down though, explaining that she hasnt had good luck with relationships. He accepts this, asking if they can continue talking, as he enjoys her company. Over the months, she ends up falling for him, and asking him out. They later become engaged, as he becomes the only man in Mulligan's life that she ever truly loved.


"I FOR INTELLIGENCE"

"I FOR INTELLIGENCE"

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SYNOPSIS

From Shane Black, the demented mind that brought you the neo-noir buddy cop comedies Lethal Weapon and Kiss Kiss Bang Bang, comes a spy comedy like no other. Rick Jordan (Joseph Gordon Levitt) and Paul Kane (Robert Downey Jr.) just want their vacation pay. As two mid level CIA agents, they know what it's like to be demeaned. After all, working for their boss isn't easy; Carl McCool (Rob Lowe) is perpetually harassing them in the nicest and most terrifying way possible. As payback, the two agents devise a drunken scheme to sell covert information to the highest bidder; in this case, internet mogul and billionaire Casey Constantine (Aaron Paul). They make the plan and collect a huge reward for their treason. Rick plans to retire somewhere warm while he's still young, and Paul plans to use the money to woo his ex-wife Anne (Kate Beckinsale). What the two bumbling agents fail to realize is that the information they've sold is in fact nuclear launch codes, and Constantine plans to use this information to incite nuclear winter.

After their tech support agent Malcolm (Sam Rockwell) finds out what they've done and brings their attention to the impending nuclear winter they've caused, the two agents set out to stop Constantine and right the wrong they've done. However, when they aren't arguing amongst themselves, Rick and Paul discover that in order to get to Casey, they need to go through his #2, feared assassin and bodyguard Mikael Edwards (Michael C Hall). A former mercenary and torture expert, Edwards plans to make sure the agents fail in their quest to save the world from nuclear holocaust. As the two CIA men trail Constantine and Edwards across Europe, they garner the attention and eventual aid of French Secret Service agent Claire LeBlanc (Clemence Posey). As the newly formed trio venture into the eventual showdown with their nefarious enemies, Rick begins to develop a romantic attachment to the mysterious Claire, and as the clock ticks down towards the eventual demise of the human population, the two agents who seem to be the cause of the apocalypse are all that stands in the way of a madman.

"It's Lethal Weapon meets Die Hard meets Office Space in the 21st century. Levitt and Downey are at their absolute best in this thunderous success of a film."

"Surprisingly funny and filled with more explosions and gunshots than anyone not named Chuck Norris could ever want, this twist on the buddy cop comedy delivers."

"A truly terrifying performance by Michael C Hall adds some gravity between the laughs. Gordon Levitt and Downey Jr. bring a perfect sense of comedy and chemistry to this hilariously twisted tale of two bumbling CIA agents who just want their vacation pay."


"PERPETUAL BOND"

"PERPETUAL BOND"

Writer/Director
Paul Thomas Anderson

Cast

Ryan Gosling..............Alex:: An unpredictable guy in his late 20s, who will do absolutely anything for the person he believes saved his life (his sister Catie) and hates his father but is easily susceptible to the effection he gives him upon his return. Has a very violent side when it comes to protecting those he loves.

Claire Danes..............Catie:: Sister and the key part of Alex's life and the rock he has relied on his entire life. The story revolves around Alex's relationship with her throughout and how they grew up closer than most brothers and sisters would ever, and don't really fight but share a very special bond (no, no incest). Married to Andras with a daughter, and despises everything her father is for things that happened to her as a child.

Hulk Hogan...............Father:: Disgusting human being who is the father of Alex and Catie. Was a drunken abusive bastard who drove his wife to suicide before driving Catie to run away with Alex one night. Comes back into Alex's life in his mid twenties sober, but pulls Alex into the crime world with him and begins to ruin his life more and more just as he did when he was a kid.

Idris Elba...................D'Angelo:: A level just below Andras at the advertising agency, where he managed to get in just to keep tabs on Andras/Catie in the first place. Is the communication guy between Jacob and Alex/his father, and eventually develops a sense of friendship with Alex (while begrudgingly doing what he must with his father)

Ralph Fiennes...........Jacob:: A ruthless crime boss in the city of St. Louis, and has a certain amount of control over Alex's father that comes back to bite him and everyone else in the ass.

Christian Bale............Andras:: A Welsh that is a bit flamboyant and annoying, but loves Catie and cares for Alex. Is married to Catie and produced a daughter with her, and gave Alex his job at the advertising agency he is an executive at. A fairly small part without any effective scenes, except Bale gets to show his Welsh accent.

Patton Oswalt...........Man:: Was a young kid when Alex and Catie met him in the shelter, and eventually Alex is forced to target him in the future for angering Jacob. Is a kind and decent man, which is shown in his only scene.

Alison Brie................Rebecca:: Dated Alex in his mid twenties for a little while, and doesn't really have much notable otherwise. There is a scene not listed in the plot summary with her bare backside shown. Loves Alex but is eventually shut out of his life once his father comes back in.

Emily Blunt................Mother:: Only a bit part, as she is shown broken, depressed, and beaten down as the mother of Alex and Catie in the flashbacks before their father comes home. She is a kind woman overwhelmed by what her husband has become, and is no longer able to handle it at a certain point.

Summary

The film centers on Alex (Ryan Gosling) and his relationship with his sister Catie (Claire Danes) and father (Hulk Hogan) in both the present day and past presented with flashbacks. Beginning with Alex sitting alone in a dank funeral parlor staring at a casket in front of him for several minutes (which is later revealed to be his father’s casket), before being asked to leave by the funeral director (Abe Vigoda). Alex obliges, and the film flashes back to a time when Alex (8 years old) and Catie (11 years old) were children (child actors not terribly important), eating dinner with their mother (Emily Blunt). Their mother looks broken and distraught, which is amplified when the father comes home drunk late one night (a CGI’d young Hulk Hogan). After the significant abuse their mother takes, Alex cuddles up to Catie in their shared bedroom and cries.

Flashback to the present, Alex is eating in a dinner when he meets a mysterious black man (Idris Elba) he recognizes for a brief period, when the man gives him a photo of an unidentified man (Patton Oswalt) that Alex recognizes. After finishing his coffee, Alex goes to see Catie, who lives with her Welsh husband Andras (Christian Bale) and their young daughter. Catie confronts Alex about seeing their father’s funeral after what he did to them, and Alex apologizes and mentions how he needed it for closure. Throughout this scene, it is established how close they really are as Alex plays with his niece and speaks with his brother-in-law whom he clearly doesn’t care for but appears to tolerate. After saying sorry again and hugging his sister goodbye, he goes to the pictured man’s home and waits for him there.

As he waits, we get another flashback of them as children, around three years later, when their drunken father hits Catie and blames her for their mother killing herself. After Alex again sees it and begins crying, Catie takes him by the hand late in the night and they run away to a shelter. They are welcomed in and bunked with a child version of the man in the photo. Back to the present, Alex and the man have a long conversation about their times in that shelter (where Catie was forced to protect Alex on a daily basis), and the man brings up that he knows about Alex’s father. Alex smirks, until brings up Catie again and then mentions a man named Jacob. Alex’s look turns stone cold, and after the man begs for his life for several moments, Alex says “I’m sorry” and slashes his throat.

Quick flashback to a scene with Alex around 18 years old, as he lives with his college bound sister who comes home one night with a bruise on her arm (presumably from a boyfriend). An enraged Alex sees the next day at Catie’s college speaking with friends, when he charges up to him and quickly breaks his arm before throwing him down a flight of stairs. In the present, Alex meets with Andras in his office when the mysterious black man again appears (this time identified as D’Angelo), a co-worker that Andras is oblivious to the existing relationship he and Alex have. Andras gives Alex a schedule of upcoming events to prepare for, making it clear that Alex works for Andras. Alex meets up with D’Angelo in an empty stairwell in the building, where they talk about Jacob (later to be identified as Ralph Fiennes). D’Angelo tells him more of the work Jacob did with his father, and they stress further how dangerous he is.

Flashback to approximately three years prior, when Alex and his pretty girlfriend Rebecca (Alison Brie) are on a double date with Andras and Catie. After some dubious chatter establishing each character, Alex spots something out of his eye and gets up abruptly. Alex walks out the door and sees his father walking along with D’Angelo, who was already working with Andras at the time. Alex confronted his father, who appeared sober and wanted to apologize for everything he had done in the past. Alex stoically refuses to accept it, before his father gives him address and asks him to please come see him. A few days later in that timeline, Alex goes to see him and there is some sense of bonding and forgiveness that he allows himself in. After a few hours, his father receives a phone call from D’Angelo who is loudly heard mentioning the name Jacob, and leaves.

Present day Alex is seen standing outside of a house, where a man (Jacob) is seen eating dinner with his family and he stares ominously at him until Jacob notices him. Jacob comes outside, and both men keep their hands in their pockets as they both seem to be carrying a gun. Jacob mentions that he needs to be careful or he’ll end up like his father, and Alex just laughs him off and tells him that their “relationship” is over. Jacob mentions Catie this time, which sends Alex off the rails until Jacob points out the numerous guards he has that can kill Alex at any moment’s notice. Alex walks off begrudgingly, and calls his sister to make sure she’s okay.

Flashback to just a few months prior, when Alex appears to be deep into the same type of trouble (without the addiction) that his dad was in prior. Alex and his father work in a pair, and his father brings up how he has tried to contact Catie. Alex tells him to stay away from her, and threatens him further. At that point, D’Angelo relays them a signal and they go inside, taking care of business for Jacob. Numerous random mentions of his father doing this to Alex are brought up before and after this scene, and Alex appears to be broken by the work he’s doing.

A few days later in the present, D’Angelo warns Alex that Jacob is after his sister, and he needs to get her away immediately. Alex tells her he isn't handling things very well with their father's passing, and asks if he can stay with Catie for a week or so while he figures things out, and she obliges. During this time, D’Angelo goes missing, and numerous reports of heinous crimes (the type Jacob works on) are headlining the news. Alex goes out of their apartment late one night when he sees a familiar car, and the car drives off but not before leaving Alex with a picture of Alex standing above his bloody father.

Flashback to Catie meeting Alex at their usual spot (a beautiful boardwalk covering a river, which they are seen at earlier as kids and a bunch of other times but this is long enough as is). Catie breaks down and tells him that their father has been trying to see her and physically grasped her in an intimidating manner a few days prior, which prompts Alex to run to where his father lives immediately. Alex confronts his father, who demands that he wants to see Catie and appears to be drunk again, and Alex beats him to a bloody pulp, which causes his father to go into cardiac arrest and die. Alex stands over him breathing heavy and walks away.

After a few more days of watchdog, Alex is lured away for a late meeting with D’Angelo. When he goes to meet him, Alex sees D’Angelo dead in a pool of blood which sends Alex immediately rushing to call his sister. When there’s no answer, Alex drives in typical movie angry driving fashion, and rushes into his sisters apartment only to see Catie, Andras, and their little girl in a massive pool of blood. Alex cradles his sister and niece before breaking down and loudly screaming, and running out before the police come in a few minutes later. Wearing his sister’s blood on his white shirt and jeans, he charges in for a confrontation with Jacob and kills his six guards around his home. With Jacob’s family nearby, Alex disarms him and points a gun at his head as Jacob tells him how ****** he will be if he shoots him, and that he can get out now if that is what he really wants. Alex doesn’t appear to hesitate, so Jacob begs for his life and to understand with his family in tow. Alex cries and pulls the trigger, killing Jacob before staring at his wife and walking off.

After getting away from the police, Alex sits alone in a minor disguise late at night on that boardwalk, breaking down for a final time as the credits roll.


"RAZOR"

"RAZOR"

A Christopher Nolan Film

SYNOPSIS

Set in the tumultuous post-war 1920’s, the inner suburbs of Sydney are rife with gan warfare, prostitution, illegal grog houses and dangerous drug use. The ‘Razor Gangs’ who control the city’s underworld during the era are placed in a difficult position when the violent war between the two ‘vice queen’ (Portman and Wilde) erupts following the murder of one of Tilly Fraser’s (Portman) top girls. Embroiled in the violent war are members of New South Wales fledgling police force (Arterton, Pepper, Bell) who are tasked with the difficult challenge of policing prominent figures including ‘Big Jim’ Fraser (Hardy), Wally Tomlinson (DiCaprio), Charly Brancastisano (Mortensen) and Franky ‘The Little Gunman’ Green (Affleck).

With the straight razor being the primary weapon of choice, one thing is guaranteed – The streets of Sydney are destined for blood. Nobody is immune to the Razor Gangs.

CAST

Natalie Portman as Tilly Fraser – Fraser is the infamous brothel madam who has seized control of the inner eastern suburbs of Sydney. She arrived in Sydney as a war bride after WWII with husband James Fraser. The ex-London prostitute returned to her trade and worked her way up to owning a string of brothels in inner Sydney. Fraser is known for her quick wit, sharp tongue and even sharper knives and razors. Dubbed ‘The Queen of the Night’, Fraser is one lady who shouldn’t be messed with.

Tom Hardy as James Fraser – The husband and enforcer of the Fraser brothel empire. ‘Big Jim’ makes his living as a standover man, sly grogger and drug dealer within the Fraser organisation. Acts as a middle man between gang warfare and the brothel sector.

Olivia Wilde as Kate Lehman – Kate’s troubled past began with a stint in jail to protect her no-good ex-husband Charles. Her life dramatically changed when she started a career in the sly-grog trade. Specialising in after-houses booze halls, prostitution, illegal gambling and drugs, Kate became the top challenger to Fraser’s throne as ‘Queen of the Night’.

Leonardo DiCaprio as Walter Tomlinson – Tomlinson is Kate’s boyfriend and primary means of getting ‘dirty’ work done. He has a tumultuous relationship with other figure heads of the era including James Fraser. His business know how and keen sense of a ‘good deal’ was crucial to Lehman’s ascent.

Amanda Seyfried as Nellie James – James is a notorious up and coming prostitute, embroiled in the world of fast living, alcohol and drugs. She struggles to live a normal life in an extremely violent environment.

Casey Affleck as Franky ‘The Little Gunman’ Green – Green is a notorious gangster, criminal and ‘gun-for-hire’. Preferring to work in the shadows, Green was the man to see when you wanted someone eliminated.

Viggo Mortensen as Charles Brancastisano – Was Kate Lehman’s first husband and the current leader of the ‘Slicers’ – the razor gang controlling much of the turf in the city of Sydney.

Barry Pepper as Sergeant Thomas Wickham – Leader of NSW’s first drug squad unit charged with patrolling the Fraser and Lehman dynasties.

Gemma Arterton as Lillian Armfield and Jamie Bell as Billy Mackay – Worked below Wickham as two of Sydney’s youngest, most promising police officers.

bantx
01-17-2012, 11:47 AM
I am in this!

TheBoyWonder22
01-17-2012, 11:48 AM
I've been waiting for this forever. It'd be an honor.

comahan
01-17-2012, 12:37 PM
We have our people! Tackle can pick whenever he wishes. No clock to picks, but please check in every once in a while to see if youre up.

A Perfect Score
01-17-2012, 12:43 PM
I am so damn excited.

comahan
01-17-2012, 12:57 PM
Of note: You can take a guy to be both writer/director in the director round, if you wish.

TheBoyWonder22
01-17-2012, 01:50 PM
Of note: You can take a guy to be both writer/director in the director round, if you wish.If I do that, could I then go cast with my writer pick? Or would I have to pick a co-writer?

comahan
01-17-2012, 01:58 PM
Youd just be skipped in writer round

ncst8fan83
01-17-2012, 02:00 PM
god dammit i am pissed that i missed this...

TheBoyWonder22
01-17-2012, 02:02 PM
Youd just be skipped in writer round
Seems fair, though this pretty much ensures my actor will be gone.

fischbowl
01-17-2012, 02:25 PM
After we finish with our voting, we should open up voting to the masses on the board. This here is a god damn Make-A-Movie competition! A NFLDC tradition! The board has to be involved!

Anyways, can't wait to get started with this ****

bantx
01-17-2012, 03:22 PM
I have my movie idea already in mind and i will be shooting a short to it for my class for a district wide competition and I will share it with all of you!

fischbowl
01-17-2012, 03:44 PM
I have my movie idea already in mind and i will be shooting a short to it for my class for a district wide competition and I will share it with all of you!

As do I...unfortunately I cannot produce a short to accompany it. Despite my downfall here, I think I got a winner on my hands. I'm not guaranteeing victory, but I think you'd all be impressed

comahan
01-17-2012, 04:10 PM
I got nothin. APS had to talk me into doing this. :P

TACKLE
01-17-2012, 06:43 PM
sorry for holding this up. i have no ideas right now. the writer/director i pick dictates which direction i go so i'm just thinking this through. i will try to get my pick up asap. thanks for your patience.

Rob S
01-17-2012, 06:58 PM
Nice. I love these drafts.....I'll be watching this closely.

Caddy
01-17-2012, 07:44 PM
WTF Commie!

TACKLE
01-17-2012, 07:51 PM
Wes Anderson - Director/Writer

http://nymag.com/movies/filmfestivals/newyork/2007/wesanderson071001_560.jpg

comahan
01-17-2012, 07:55 PM
David Fincher

http://www.comicbookmovie.com/images/users/uploads/18029/Batman%20David%20Fincher.jpg

A Perfect Score
01-17-2012, 08:33 PM
Fisch wants Alexander Payne as his director.

http://www4.pictures.gi.zimbio.com/Alexander+Payne+Cannes+Paris+Je+T+aime+Photocall+B iu9KV8KrZcl.jpg

bantx
01-17-2012, 11:13 PM
I select, Charlie Kaufman
Director/Writer
http://www.interviewmagazine.com/files/2008/11/21/img-charlie-kaufman_145436776316.jpg

A Perfect Score
01-17-2012, 11:17 PM
I'm going to take Shane Black as my director, possibly as my writer.

http://blog.newsarama.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/02/shane-black.jpg

Caddy
01-18-2012, 05:03 AM
If I cast Scarlett in a role where she shows her tits, do I win best role for an actress?

DoughBoy
01-18-2012, 05:41 AM
Edit: Wrong thread. I love you guys.

TheBoyWonder22
01-18-2012, 06:03 AM
http://www.imdb.com/media/rm3330770688/nm0000186
David Lynch
Director (probably Writer as well.)

A Perfect Score
01-18-2012, 07:49 AM
If I cast Scarlett in a role where she shows her tits, do I win best role for an actress?

Yes. You have my vote!

Brodeur
01-18-2012, 03:56 PM
Paul Thomas Anderson

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/6/6b/Paul_Thomas_Anderson_2007.jpg/200px-Paul_Thomas_Anderson_2007.jpg

comahan
01-18-2012, 03:59 PM
Caddy takes Chris Nolan for writer/director, via big board.

Brodeur
01-18-2012, 04:02 PM
Oh yeah, I'll take PTA for writer with possible assistance from...

XWMBnIFIaDI

comahan
01-18-2012, 04:03 PM
Fisch is up for writer. Then me. Then we start drafting our casts!

fischbowl
01-18-2012, 04:25 PM
Payne for writer as well.

comahan
01-18-2012, 04:34 PM
I'll take Steven Zaillian as my writer.

Tackle is up for round 1 of the cast!

TACKLE
01-18-2012, 05:12 PM
BILL MURRAY

http://planetoddity.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/11/funny-bill-murray.jpg

A Perfect Score
01-18-2012, 05:14 PM
Its only fitting that the greatest actor ever goes first overall, but I am very upset that I wont be able to draft him now.

Caddy
01-18-2012, 05:16 PM
I watched Stripes the other day. Bill Murray amazingness.

Brodeur
01-18-2012, 05:16 PM
Bill Murray in a Wes Anderson movie, how unique.

A Perfect Score
01-18-2012, 05:17 PM
Bill Murray in a Wes Anderson movie, how unique.

Hey, he was my #1 choice for a Shane Black movie as well. Ask Commie, he knows. The Murricane does not discriminate.

TACKLE
01-18-2012, 05:17 PM
Bill Murray in a Wes Anderson movie, how unique.

I'm pretty sure I'm obligated to take him along with Jason Schwatzman and at least one Wilson.

SuperMcGee
01-18-2012, 05:29 PM
I'm pretty sure I'm obligated to take him along with Jason Schwatzman and at least one Wilson.

I'll be upset if your last pick isn't Kumar Pallana.

comahan
01-18-2012, 05:41 PM
Michael Fassbender

http://img851.imageshack.us/img851/3003/michaelfassbender.jpg

Because I need someone to golf with while we shoot the flick.

fischbowl
01-18-2012, 05:58 PM
I'll be upset if your last pick isn't Kumar Pallana.

Mr. Littlejeans needs to live again...anyways I can't tell you how ****** I am without Murray

A Perfect Score
01-18-2012, 05:59 PM
Apparently I wasn't getting Murray anyways, damn. Fischy you're up...I suggest Kevin Kline as a suitable replacement.

TACKLE
01-18-2012, 06:11 PM
Mr. Littlejeans needs to live again...anyways I can't tell you how ****** I am without Murray

Give me a good story idea and might be willing to trade him to you. I'm having a mental block right now.

or maybe if I'm feeling generous, just a draft pick or something.

comahan
01-18-2012, 06:26 PM
FISCH WHERED YOU GO :( a

TheBoyWonder22
01-18-2012, 06:27 PM
At least you guys don't have to come up with something you think David Lynch would fabricate. I'm having crying fits and I haven't even started yet!

comahan
01-18-2012, 06:30 PM
Then why did you draft him!

TACKLE
01-18-2012, 06:34 PM
Then why did you draft him!

Because I wanted him and thought he would get taken early if I didn't....

but I don't want to ruin someone else's movie idea when mine is 'flexible' at the moment.

A Perfect Score
01-18-2012, 06:39 PM
I've got football now, but Commie has my BB in case my pick comes up.

Brodeur
01-18-2012, 06:46 PM
At least you guys don't have to come up with something you think David Lynch would fabricate. I'm having crying fits and I haven't even started yet!

I considered him because I want my movie to be pure insanity.

Because I wanted him and thought he would get taken early if I didn't....

but I don't want to ruin someone else's movie idea when mine is 'flexible' at the moment.

He wasn't talking to you Tackle, pay attention.

TheBoyWonder22
01-18-2012, 06:47 PM
Then why did you draft him!Because I wanted to try. I wanted some more challenging than just picking James Cameron or something. I'm not upset, I'm just probably not twisted enough.

TACKLE
01-18-2012, 06:48 PM
He wasn't talking to you Tackle, pay attention.

I'm so vain I think this song is about me.

comahan
01-18-2012, 07:21 PM
Im always talking about you Tackle.

comahan
01-18-2012, 07:31 PM
Uhg where did Fisch go, he posted in this thread WHILE he was up.

TACKLE
01-18-2012, 08:19 PM
Im always talking about you Tackle.

I don't blame ya. I've been told heaven is a place on earth with me.

fischbowl
01-18-2012, 08:25 PM
My bad dudes, I'm about to get on the Subway home, and I didn't realize it was my pick before. Anyways, it'll be up within the hour

Caddy
01-18-2012, 09:40 PM
God damnit Fisch! Wasting our time! (I plan on wasting everyones time later)

A Perfect Score
01-18-2012, 09:55 PM
Leave a board, you Aussie *****.

Brodeur
01-18-2012, 10:04 PM
My bad dudes, I'm about to get on the Subway home, and I didn't realize it was my pick before. Anyways, it'll be up within the hour

...................

fischbowl
01-18-2012, 10:59 PM
Alright, dudes, I've spent the last couple hours drunk and trying to find an adequate replacement for the seeming irreplaceable Bill Murray. I believe I've found the best possible solution to my predicament and I'm deciding to go with

http://images.wikia.com/planetoftheapes/images/2/24/Paul_Giamatti.jpg

Paul Giamatti

bantx
01-19-2012, 10:11 AM
Sorry for the wait my internet is out at my house I will leave a list before I leave work.\


I select philip seymour hoffman

comahan
01-19-2012, 10:15 AM
APS selects Joseph Gordon-Levitt

TheBoyWonder is up

TheBoyWonder22
01-19-2012, 10:19 AM
Damn, I wanted JGL as my second rounder. Give me like 15 minutes to mull over my picks.

TheBoyWonder22
01-19-2012, 10:46 AM
Alright, after much deliberation, I'm gonna go Daniel Day-Lewis

Brodeur
01-19-2012, 10:51 AM
Ryan Gosling

http://tengossip.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/09/ryan-gosling-drive-drive.jpg

comahan
01-19-2012, 10:58 AM
Caddy selects Tom Hardy and Natalie Portman

Brodeur
01-19-2012, 11:02 AM
Emily Blunt

http://i.huffpost.com/gen/165758/thumbs/s-THE-ADJUSTMENT-BUREAU-large300.jpg

TheBoyWonder22
01-19-2012, 11:10 AM
Ed Norton
This is gonna be the best movie everzzzz!

comahan
01-19-2012, 11:13 AM
APS selects Rob Lowe

bantx
01-19-2012, 11:21 AM
i select steve carell

http://mattsmoviethoughts.files.wordpress.com/2011/07/39118-27241.gif

fischbowl
01-19-2012, 11:23 AM
http://news.doddleme.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/12/17_davidcross_lgl.jpg

David Cross

comahan
01-19-2012, 11:37 AM
Carey Mulligan

http://img813.imageshack.us/img813/9967/careymulligananeducatio.jpg

TACKLE
01-19-2012, 04:01 PM
George Clooney

http://4.bp.blogspot.com/_eOKKXVXbeIo/SgHFGbfnjxI/AAAAAAAABZA/2Mx0Rsq4ZNU/s400/George+Clooney+003.jpg


Aubrey Plaza

http://static.igossip.com/photos_2/january_2011/small_mag_aubrey_plaza.jpg

Caddy
01-19-2012, 04:16 PM
APS selects Rob Lowe

Who are you drafting to play Peyton Manning?

comahan
01-19-2012, 04:25 PM
Gary Oldman

http://img32.imageshack.us/img32/3197/618wmoviestinkertailors.jpg

fischbowl
01-19-2012, 04:33 PM
http://i2.listal.com/image/426755/600full-charlotte-gainsbourg.jpg

Charlotte Gainsbourg

TheBoyWonder22
01-19-2012, 04:42 PM
Noooooo Gary Oldman!!!

comahan
01-19-2012, 05:10 PM
bantx takes Heather Graham

comahan
01-19-2012, 05:10 PM
APS takes Michael C Hall

A Perfect Score
01-19-2012, 05:11 PM
Give a picture Commie!

http://www.dexter-tv.com/en/images/gallery/Michael%20C%20Hall%202.jpg

He's so villainous.

Brodeur
01-19-2012, 05:17 PM
His annoying ass acting in Season 6 has really soured me on Michael C.

A Perfect Score
01-19-2012, 05:18 PM
His annoying ass acting in Season 6 has really soured me on Michael C.

Just go back and watch the Cabin scenes from Season 2 to get a taste of what he might be like in my movie.

TheBoyWonder22
01-19-2012, 05:22 PM
http://images.askmen.com/2011_top_99/galleries/68-mila-kunis-1295650142.jpg

A Perfect Score
01-19-2012, 05:22 PM
That picture used to be my sig haha

Brodeur
01-19-2012, 05:25 PM
Christian Bale

http://www.jillstanek.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2011/12/christian-bale-abortion-pro-life.jpg

TheBoyWonder22
01-19-2012, 05:26 PM
That picture used to be my sig haha
I was actually thinking that when I found it. I sort of did it on purpose because I was pissed at commie for the Gary Oldman thing soni thought I'd try to spite you if you wanted her. I'm a dick...

Caddy
01-19-2012, 05:56 PM
Leonardo DiCaprio
http://www.ofcelebrity.net/photos/leonardo-dicaprio-1.jpg


and


Olivia Wilde
http://www.iceposter.com/thumbs/G85492_b.jpg

A Perfect Score
01-19-2012, 05:56 PM
NO! WILDE WAS MINE!

You *****.

Caddy
01-19-2012, 06:03 PM
She is all mine you stupid Canadian!

Brodeur
01-19-2012, 06:04 PM
Claire Danes

http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/culture/homeland_claire-danes.jpg

A Perfect Score
01-19-2012, 06:14 PM
She is all mine you stupid Canadian!

I'm going to seduce her away from your movie.

Caddy
01-19-2012, 06:17 PM
I'm going to seduce her away from your movie.

Please. What do you have that could possibly lure here away. You have the biggest con in the world working against you - you're Canadian...

A Perfect Score
01-19-2012, 06:19 PM
Please. What do you have that could possibly lure here away. You have the biggest con in the world working against you - you're Canadian...

Girls love Canadians. It's a proven fact.

Brodeur
01-19-2012, 06:20 PM
Please. What do you have that could possibly lure here away. You have the biggest con in the world working against you - you're Canadian...

He's a ginger, that is far worse than being Canadian.

Caddy
01-19-2012, 06:21 PM
Yeah you are screwed APS.

A Perfect Score
01-19-2012, 06:22 PM
Where is that god damned minor, I want to make my next pick.

TheBoyWonder22
01-19-2012, 06:24 PM
Kevin Spacey
Jesus, patience yo.

TheBoyWonder22
01-19-2012, 06:26 PM
And I just turned 18 Saturday. And in case your wondering, yes, that was worth a double post.

A Perfect Score
01-19-2012, 06:30 PM
ROCKWELL

http://media.monstersandcritics.com/galleries/1413238/AGM-01057948085.jpg

comahan
01-19-2012, 06:33 PM
SHOCKING SELECTION FROM APS a

A Perfect Score
01-19-2012, 06:35 PM
SHOCKING SELECTION FROM APS a

You've probably taken Oldman more times then I've taken Rockwell!

Fisch always steals him from me.

bantx
01-19-2012, 06:43 PM
i select morgan freeman

http://www.inquisitr.com/wp-content/2011/09/morgan-freeman-tea-party-racist.jpg

comahan
01-19-2012, 06:46 PM
Fischbowl selects Chloe Sevigny

comahan
01-19-2012, 06:52 PM
I take Kyle Chandler

http://img834.imageshack.us/img834/6918/kylechandler.jpg

A Perfect Score
01-19-2012, 06:53 PM
ZOMGZ COMMIE WITH THE AWESOME PICK!!!

...yeah, I SUGGESTED IT! Just so Brodeur couldn't have him.

Brodeur
01-19-2012, 06:57 PM
I take Kyle Chandler



ZOMGZ COMMIE WITH THE AWESOME PICK!!!

...yeah, I SUGGESTED IT! Just so Brodeur couldn't have him.

http://i1119.photobucket.com/albums/k638/Brodeur301/FINGAH.gif

comahan
01-20-2012, 11:35 AM
Tackle! Where art thou! Leave a list next time you go awol for 2 days!

comahan
01-20-2012, 11:44 AM
Last time I talked to Tackle, I dont think he really knew which direction he was going with his cast, so im considering skipping him on the assumption that there arent any actors out there that hes deadset on targeting. Yay or nay?

A Perfect Score
01-20-2012, 11:46 AM
I think it's probably ok to skip him. As nice as it is to get the people you want in these things, very rarely is there only one person who you can imagine in a specific role. I know he was having trouble deciding which direction to take it anyways, so I'm sure it'll be fine. We all know he's taking Schwartzman and a Wilson brother anyways.

bantx
01-20-2012, 11:47 AM
im done with my cast so you guys can skip me when im up! I'll pick some up at the end if i do end up needing some extra cast, but for the most part im set.

comahan
01-20-2012, 11:50 AM
Tackle has been skipped. He can make his picks up whenever.

I select Kristin Scott Thomas

http://www.nndb.com/people/281/000092005/kristin-scott-thomas-1-sized.jpg

comahan
01-20-2012, 11:51 AM
Fisch selects Chloe Sevigny

A Perfect Score
01-20-2012, 11:52 AM
I'm going to take Aaron Paul

http://www.celebs101.com/gallery/Aaron_Paul/211585/Aaron_Paul_7.jpg

Joseph Gordon Levitt
Rob Lowe
Michael C Hall
Sam Rockwell
Aaron Paul

TheBoyWonder22
01-20-2012, 12:09 PM
I'll go Bryan Cranston!
http://www.moviegno.me/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/bryan-cranston.jpg

Brodeur
01-20-2012, 12:12 PM
Goddammit, I was going to take Cranston you stupid asshole.

Ralph Fiennes

http://i.dailymail.co.uk/i/pix/2011/02/10/article-1355548-0D1E4E37000005DC-476_306x423.jpg

TheBoyWonder22
01-20-2012, 12:31 PM
Goddammit, I was going to take Cranston you stupid asshole.

Ralph Fiennes

http://i.dailymail.co.uk/i/pix/2011/02/10/article-1355548-0D1E4E37000005DC-476_306x423.jpgHahaha he's perfect for my role.

fischbowl
01-20-2012, 02:13 PM
Fisch selects Chloe Sevigny

I got Sevigny twice in a row, so I'm changing the pick to

http://www.bloody-disgusting.com/photosizer/upload/Michael_Madsen_070610.jpg

Mr. Blonde, himself, Michael Madsen....Stuck in the middle with YOU

Caddy
01-20-2012, 03:59 PM
Viggo Mortensen
http://images.hunkymalestars.com/NewImages/1/692/Sexy-Images/Pic_1.jpg

and

Casey Affleck
http://www.gossipcop.com/wp-content/uploads/Casey-Affleck1-250x375.jpg


Overall Cast:
Tom Hardy
Natalie Portman
Leo DiCaprio
Olivia Wilde
Viggo Mortensen
Casey Affleck

Brodeur
01-20-2012, 04:07 PM
Abe Vigoda

http://otoolefan.files.wordpress.com/2010/05/400px-abe-vigoda.jpg

Brodeur
01-20-2012, 04:13 PM
Current cast:
Ryan Gosling- Lead Actor
Ralph Fiennes- Villain 1
Abe Vigoda- Creepy old man
Emily Blunt- Woman 1
Christian Bale- some guy
Claire Danes- Woman 2

TheBoyWonder22
01-20-2012, 04:19 PM
http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-6MXc0uCRZAo/TqWWVCV9v6I/AAAAAAAARVw/6UiycCe2CJ4/s1600/scarlett_johansson_0305.jpg

A Perfect Score
01-20-2012, 04:20 PM
Gah I still want to do dirty things to Scarlett. She's nowhere near as hot as she used to be though.

Brodeur
01-20-2012, 04:32 PM
She is a rather meh actress these days as well.

A Perfect Score
01-20-2012, 04:36 PM
I suppose I am up. I'll take Clemence Poesy.

http://www4.pictures.stylebistro.com/gi/Chanel+Photocall+Paris+Fashion+Week+Spring+b93WQCI OpZ-l.jpg

TheBoyWonder22
01-20-2012, 04:38 PM
She is a rather meh actress these days as well.
Oh no, shell suit my film perfectly, don't worry about that, but yeah I agree.

comahan
01-20-2012, 04:39 PM
Fisch takes Amy Ryan

I take Elle Fanning

comahan
01-20-2012, 04:40 PM
Oh yea, tackle is skipped.

I take Guillaume Canet

Fisch takes Rosario Dawson

A Perfect Score
01-20-2012, 04:45 PM
I didn't plan this, but since he slipped so far...

I'll take Robert Downey Jr.

http://www4.pictures.zimbio.com/gi/52nd+Annual+GRAMMY+Awards+Backstage+K8V8Sqe9sgil.j pg

Joseph Gordon Levitt
Robert Downey Jr.
Rob Lowe
Sam Rockwell
Clemence Poesy
Aaron Paul
Michael C Hall

comahan
01-20-2012, 08:22 PM
Tackle has dropped out due to inability to be around to complete this. If he wants him, Fisch will receive Bill Murray as he'd have selected him #2 behind me, and George Clooney & Aubrey Plaza are now available, as well as Wes Anderson if anyone wants to switch directors.

Fisch, if you take on Murray, you'll have to drop someone.

TACKLE
01-20-2012, 08:39 PM
I'm such a flake. :(

fischy, Bill is all yours.

fischbowl
01-20-2012, 09:50 PM
Giamatti is dropped, Bill Murray will be my lead. Thanks, Tacky poo...

TheBoyWonder22
01-20-2012, 10:10 PM
I'll take Clooney and Anderson, too much pressure for me to have Lynch. I'd take Giamatti, but I haven't seen enough of his stuff.

Brodeur
01-20-2012, 10:18 PM
Idris Elba

http://2.bp.blogspot.com/-3j2zhZvVaBY/Tg29_A7HoAI/AAAAAAAAAKw/3bRwsOCjQKQ/s1600/idris-elbaglasses.jpeg

comahan
01-21-2012, 10:13 AM
I think it's late enough in the process that, by this point, everyone has their important pieces. Anyone opposed to speeding this up by just filling out your casts and finishing up the draft so that we can get to the good part? :)

fischbowl
01-21-2012, 11:56 AM
http://www.brooklynautismcenter.org/comedynight/images/mike-lawrence.jpg

I pick Mike Lawrence, comedian. My cast is finished

comahan
01-21-2012, 12:00 PM
In that case, APS takes Kate Beckinsale, and I take Steve Buscemi.

A Perfect Score
01-21-2012, 01:24 PM
I am finished! Excellent.

Director

Shane Black

Cast

Joseph Gordon Levitt
Robert Downey Jr.
Rob Lowe
Michael C Hall
Aaron Paul
Sam Rockwell
Clemence Poesy
Kate Beckinsale

Brodeur
01-21-2012, 01:42 PM
Patton Oswalt

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Alison Brie

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Hulk Hogan

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Brodeur
01-21-2012, 01:45 PM
Director/Writer
Paul Thomas Anderson

Some Writing input
Vince Russo

Cast
Ryan Gosling
Emily Blunt
Christian Bale
Claire Danes
Ralph Fiennes
Abe Vigoda
Idris Elba
Patton Oswalt
Alison Brie
Hulk Hogan

TheBoyWonder22
01-21-2012, 03:30 PM
Chris Pine
Halle Berry
Denzel Washington

Caddy
01-21-2012, 04:10 PM
To fill out my cast I take Barry Pepper, Abbie Cornish, Amanda Seyfried and Jamie Bell.

Caddy
01-21-2012, 04:11 PM
Director/Writer
Chris Nolan

Cast
Tom Hardy
Natalie Portman
Leo DiCaprio
Olivia Wilde
Casey Affleck
Viggo Mortensen
Barry Pepper
Abbie Cornish
Amanda Seyfried
Jamie Bell

fischbowl
01-21-2012, 05:54 PM
Director and Writer

Alexander Payne

Cast

Bill Murray
Charlotte Gainsbourg
David Cross
Michael Madsen
Amy Ryan
Rosario Dawson
Chloe Sevigny
Mike Lawrence

comahan
01-21-2012, 08:00 PM
Director
David Fincher

Writer
Eric Roth

Cast
Carey Mulligan
Michael Fassbender
Gary Oldman
Kristin Scott Thomas
Steve Buscemi
Guillaume Canet
Elle Fanning

comahan
01-21-2012, 09:21 PM
You all have until lets say.. Tuesday.. to PM me your movie synopsis and character descriptions. Posters for your movie are optional. Once I get them all I'll post them together and we'll begin voting for each category.

comahan
01-23-2012, 04:35 PM
Extending deadline to Thursday because I have no ones movie yet. Please get them in, dont let this die.

So yea, do the writeups or you'lll wake up in a mental hospital with total amnesia under someone elses name. Thats a promise.

TheBoyWonder22
01-23-2012, 04:38 PM
You folks have one day. I have no one's movie yet.

So yea, do the writeups or you'lll wake up in a mental hospital with total amnesia under someone elses name. Thats a promise.
Could you pm me a winner from a previous one? I'd like to see an actual example.

comahan
01-23-2012, 04:53 PM
Here are the results of the last one I ran. Ignore the budgets, as that isnt part of this competition.



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The Bronze Medal, awarded to the Film in 3rd Place, goes to....




NUMB RECOLLECTIONS [comahan]

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Numb Recollections

$150M Budget

Gilliam $15M

McKellen $20M
Winslet $20M
Sheen $5M
McAvoy $5M
Knightley $10M
Tautou $5M

$15M - Advertising
$15M - Visuals
$20M - Cinematography
$15M - Set Design/Art Direction
$5M - Music

In the 1960's, there lived a dentist, who's flying offices traveled near and far. It was occupied by the wealthiest, most accomplished dentist in the world. He was a modern day rock star, a pop Icon. The most recognizable face in the world. He tended the teeth of A-Listers and Royalty alike. But it all came crashing down for him, and rather quickly. It is now the year 2008, where the dentists past mistakes have driven him to try and numb the memories away with the use of novacaine.

A British Reporter (Michael Sheen) has been assigned, and granted the task of staying with, following, and documenting the actions of the dentist for an entire year, where he is to gain a detailed account of the dentists life. During the endless stream of interviews, the dentist (Ian McKellen) reminiscences about his former rock star status and downfall through a series of flashbacks. They depict his (James McAvoy) marriage to an upper class woman from London (Keira Knightley) that was torn apart when he fathered a child to his mistress, a famous french actress (Audrey Tautou).

The film culminates with the dentists first face to face meeting with his daughter (Kate Winslet), who is also followed throughout the film.


Sir Ian McKellen - The dentist in the present day. He spends most of his waking hours in his majestic flying office/home using Novocaine to numb his thoughts on the past and how his life went spiraling downward after a brief moment on top of the world. After an initial struggle, he ends up divulging every bit of painful information he has to the reporter through a series of flashbacks. He is forced to accept his past before meeting his daughter for the first time.

Kate Winslet - The illegitimate child of Sir Ian McKellen. She has never met her father, and after hearing tales of his deeds, had never wanted to. The film documents her life and the daily struggles she faces being the infamous love child of two of the biggest stars of the 60's.

Michael Sheen - A British reporter who has been assigned and granted the task of staying with, following, and documenting the actions of the fallen dentist for an entire year, where he is to gain a detailed account of the dentists past life. He pushes McKellen into divulging, where McKellen must abandon his numbing escape and face the harsh reality of what his life has turned into.

James McAvoy - (Flashback character) - The dentist in his famous days. A true Icon of the 1960's, whos face was known to all as he flew thru the air in his flying office. He lives up his life to the best of his ability, frequently fraternizing with the highest of the high class, eventually meeting an upper class woman from London whom he would fall in love with and go on to marry, only to betray her shortly thereafter by fathering a child to his mistress.

Keira Knightley - (Flashback character) - An upper class woman from London living at her parents estate who falls for the megastar dentist and goes on to marry him. She throws it all away to be with him, including an opportunity to Oxford and an arranged marriage that her fathers political career hinges on, resulting in her life being utterly ruined when she learns of the dentists betrayal.

Audrey Tautou - (Flashback character) - A famous french actress, widely regarded as the best and most beautiful actress in all of Europe. She begins a secret affair with the dentist after she arranges an appointment with him, which results in a child that the dentist abandons in an effort to keep it away from public knowledge - from his wife's knowledge.






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The Silver Medal, awarded to the Film in 2nd Place, goes to....




LOST AND FOUND [Paul]

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1mill - Music
1.5mill - Promotion (Oscar hopeful)
250k - Editing
250k - Cinematography

Lost and Found
A Jason Reitman Film


Nathan Key (Joseph Gordon Levitt), a former petty thief, sits across from his probation officer as he listens to the details of his probation. He is hardly able to pay attention, as the only thing he can think about is missing his father's funeral, who passed away two weeks before Nathan's release from prison. Nathan did one year after racking up a record that included burglary, assault and other petty crimes.

Nathan returns to the small apartment that he shared with his father for so many years, to find it empty and bare. His father’s closet still filled with his clothes and belongings, each memento sparking a different memory of his father, good and the bad. One item in particular, a small matchbox corvette toy car, which sat right next to his fathers’s bed. This was Nathan’s first foray into the life of petty crime, as he stole it when he was just 10 years old on a trip to the store with his dad.

Nathan walks into his room, still trying to get used to the idea of being home, he stumbles across a box which contained a number of items he gathered during his time as a petty thief and burglarizing homes, items that he was unable to sell or exchange for anything of value, but he never discarded. Nathan, seeing himself as rehabilitated and wanting to make a mends for his past transgression, and believing his father was watching his every move, decides no matter how difficult or how trivial, he will return these items to their rightful owners. A challenge that proved to be much more complicated then he imagined, but after numerous phone calls and a number of doors knocked, Nathan was able to return each of the items to their owner.

Oren Abbott (Rain Wilson) – Item #1 - Wallet, containing $5, coupons and family photos.
Turns out to be pretty indifferent about receiving his wallet back, even throwing it in the bin with Nathan still there, but he admires Nathan’s purpose. He even offers to aid Nathan with returning the rest of the items.

Gabby Kaelin (Evan Rachel Wood) – Item #2 - A dove locket, with a broken latch.
Initially Off-put by Nathan, finds herself overwhelmed to have her locket returned to her. Nathan apologizes for the broken latch, but she tells him it’s been broken since she received it a small child from her older sister, who she had a falling out with years before.

Doug Albrecht (Jeff Daniels) - Item #3 – A record case containing a number of old Motown LPs
Nathan is surprised to find out the safe belongs to his former high school counselor. Down and out, Doug lives alone in a small, dingy studio apartment. Nathan finds it difficult to witness him live this way, as he always admired Doug when he was a teen. To Nathan’s dismay, Doug was initially infuriated to get his item back. Cursing and scolding Nathan when he gave him back the case. Nathan, elects to let him vent as he sees Doug as a frustrated and sad man. Doug would later call Nathan to apologize and tell him he appreciates his effort.

Thomas Key – Item#4
Nathan sits alone in a cemetery across from his father’s grave. He talks with him, just to talk. He lays next to his father’s grave while playing with the small toy Corvette, driving forward and backward on the grass, The way he used to with his father when he was a small child. Hours pass, until Nathan walks away, leaving the toy corvette with his father.








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And the Gold Medal, awarded to the winning film, goes to...




SANTA CRUZ [djp]

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$100M budget

Directed by David Fincher ($10M)

Starring

Casey Affleck ($10M)
Josh Brolin ($10M)
Harvey Keitel ($10M)

Featuring
Diane Kruger ($5M)
Idris Elba ($5M)
Michael Madsen ($5M)

$15M Cinematography
$10M Advertising
$10M Music
$6M Sound
$4M Editing

In the summer of 1973 in Santa Cruz, California, three men, with no knowledge of each other, embarked on three separate journeys. All three men are murderers.

The premise of the movie is that the film tells three different stories, with three different subjects, although the movie is in the same world and an effect on one story can and will translate to the other.

The first story involves Edward Fitzgerald (Affleck). Fitzgerald has struggled with his addiction to violence, stemming back from the abuse that he received as a child from his father (Madsen) and being desensitized. He is homeless and his only companion is his pet bunny, Butch. His IQ is that of the genius level, however, and he is extremely careful in his actions. The story follows Edward and his serial killing ways. It also delves into his past involving his father and how he impacted his life.

The second story involves J.L. Freeman (Brolin), a contract killer with the knack for dismembering his victims and putting them through his car crushing machine, which is his cover. His story involves his involvement with his "boss" Jerome Santangelo, (Idris Elba). Santangelo is a notorious smuggling kingpin, who illegally imports everything from pornographic videos, guns, drugs, and even women. Santangelo has recently expanded his business out west in the Santa Cruz area after conquering the Boston area. Freeman contemplates his life and morality throughout his story, ultimately leading to a life changing event towards the conclusion.

The third story tells the story of Henry Dorsey (Keitel), an extremely successful businessman who has helped develop the largest chain of toy manufacturers along the California Pacific coast line. Dorsey, however, finds his wife Geneva (Kruger) cheating on him and becomes consumed by rage throughout the movie, and ultimately kills her and her lover. The film follows Dorsey as he tries to cover up his wife's murder yet also juggle a trying time in his business venture.

The sum of all three of these stories ultimately come together and form an enormous conflict. All three of these men come to know each other by a freak occurrence, and all three men are in danger of being found out for what they actually are. This results in a dramatic game of cat and mouse between the three killers. The film ultimately climaxes with three separate conclusions, all aired in sequence of each other, with the viewer being left to decide which one was real. A David Fincher special.

comahan
01-23-2012, 05:02 PM
Also, I edited the deadline date after you quoted me. You have til Thursday, just in case you didnt notice.

comahan
01-23-2012, 05:18 PM
Here are the top five from the competition before that one:



Medal runner up #2

"A So-Called Paradise" [Fischbowl]

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This critically acclaimed dark comedy written by Oscar Winner Alan Ball (American Beauty, TV’s Six Feet Under) and directed by Darren Aronofsky (Pi, The Wrestler) paints the humorous, ironic portrait of a tortured soul. Many years divorced and just recently retired, ex-CIA agent Donald Wenner (Philip Baker Hall), has sold his home in Quantico and bought a condo in the retirement community in South Florida. Wenner keeps to himself, often spending time alone in his condo and occasionally strolling the beach. His only friends are his eccentric neighbors, former New York residents and bagel entrepreneurs, Sherry and Marvin Finkel (Lily Tomlin and Mark Margolis). However over time, tides turn on Wenner as his family shows up in the story. His estranged daughter Kim has reentered Donald’s life working as a prostitute off Hollywood Beach. Middle son Lawrence Wenner (Jeremy Sisto) is an indebted crackhead who followed Donald to South Florida in search for money and drugs. Youngest child, Nicky (Sam Rockwell), a mildly successful television screenwriter, has come to Florida with a surprise: a *** boyfriend, Barron (Michael Ian Black). On top of his own problems in his so-called paradise, Donald is faced with a choice, family or leisure.




Medal runner up #1....

"The Quiet Ones" [Paul]

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The Summary
A drug rehab facility seems to be an odd place to form a relationship, but in the case of Joshua Francis (Ryan Gosling) and Emilie Dover (Natalie Portman) it was a natural bond. No longer having access to the drugs and other substances that they have been dependant on for so many years, they have learned to become more dependant on one another. But what happens when they transition back into there usual routines and lives outside the rehab center. No longer with the luxury of seeing each other everyday, both struggle with there own demons and fight the possibility of relapsing.

The Quiet Ones tells the story of two lives that have gone through similar experiences but are headed down two different paths. They both still share a special bond throughout, but there relationship is tested as one relapses and another one eases into a sober life. Joshua and Emilie kinship comes to ahead as one tries to save the other from the depths of there addiction. Will they come out together stronger in the end or has one of them fallen to deep.

The Cast
Joshua Francis (Ryan Gosling) – A patient at the hospital for 3 months before Emilie checks in. His health has greatly improved, but still chooses to stay as he has grown an infatuation with Emilie. He aids Emilie with her transition into life of a rehab patient and they grow a strong bond throughout there stay.

As he is released from rehab he finds it difficult to move back into a normal routine, as he misses having Emilie so close to him. He falls into a deep depression and suffers a relapses leading to an accidental overdose.

As he awakes from a 3 day coma, he finds Emilie right there sitting by him. Jacob and Emilie advise him to reenter rehab, but he fears it will be difficult if Emilie isn’t there with him.

Emilie Dover (Natalie Portman) - Getting an abortion when she was just 18, Emilie became dependent on pain killers and ****** as she tried to numb herself every night for the 4 years since. She confides in Joshua in there stint in rehab, telling him she still feels extremely guilty for the abortion, often crying when she holds or plays with a small child. She is extremely afraid of the rehab treatment and the things that go along with it. But with help and support from Joshua, she eases in without difficulty.

When she leaves rehab, she learns that her younger sister Laurie (Olivia Thirlby) is going through what she went through years before. Emilie advises her to keep it, though Laurie is dead set on getting an abortion.

Emilie transitions back into outside world rather easily, but she still has the pressure to use again as she faces the challenge of helping Joshua through his relapse and caring for her pregnant sister.

Jacob Fisher (Anthony Mackie) – A former addict himself, Jacob now works as an aid for Dr. Sampson at the hospital. He befriends both Joshua and Emilie and sees that both will continue there sobriety outside the hospital. Joshua becomes reliant on him and Emilie as he struggles on his own outside of rehab.

Dr. Andy Sampson (J.K. Simmons) – The Doctor at Pathway Recovery Center, where Joshua and Emilie did there stint in rehab. He cares deeply for his patience, particularly Emilie as he empathizes with her past and current situation. Though he finds it more difficult to get through to Joshua.

Amy Walsh (Laura Linney) – A fellow patient with Emilie and Joshua at the rehab facility. The severity of her condition frightens Emilie, never wanting her health to become that deteriorated. Though her addiction is severe, she still acts a voice of reason in some instances when speaking to Emilie and Joshua. Her condition is much improved when both Emilie and Joshua depart from rehab, both emotionally wishing her well as they leave.

Laurie Dover (Olivia Thirlby) - Emilie’s younger sister and high school student. Promiscuous and stubborn, she becomes a great strain on Emilie as she returns. Though she is often worried for Joshua, as she wants to care for the man who cared for her sister in rehab.





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The Bronze Medal, awarded to the Film in 3rd Place, goes to....

"The Two Daves"

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The Two Daves


From the makers of "The 40-Year-Old Virgin," and “Knocked Up,” writer/director Judd Apatow again mines hilarity in a Comedy of a man that one morning wakes up and realizes he is no longer blind. We meet Dave a man who just recently got his vision back, we watch as he looks at life a new way. Even with getting his vision back it still comes with problems, having to cope with some of the decisions he’s made in life and how much things has changed.

It’s Dave’s birthday today, Dave wakes up opens his eyes staring at the roof and now he realizes some how he is able to see again. Walking downstairs he is surprised by his friends and family for his birthday. Dave tries to soak in all the brand new faces he is now seeing, looking at everyone and he is now realizing a lot of things.

As the movie goes on we watch Dave try to overcome and cope with all the new things that is apart of his life now. Learning what technology has come to and learning how to use it, experiencing things he couldn’t do when he was blind and seeing faces he hasn’t seen in years. We watch as he has to learn all the things he couldn’t do while he was blind.

Dave Kinsley (Bill Hader) – Recently got his vision back and realizing things that a lot of things have changed over time and realizing he is not the better looking one between the brothers.

John Cecil (Paul Rudd) – Dave’s brother often jokes around with each other and very competitive with one another.

Ben Kinsley (Alan Arkin) – Dave and John’s father

Sara Beach (Amy Poehler) – Dave and Sara formed a strong relationship while Dave was blind and has always been a shadow of her sister.

Brandon Dean (Craig Robinson) – Dave and John’s childhood friend

Kristen Beach (Reese Witherspoon) – Very snotty and uptight about everything and always questions why she fell in love with Dave and not John.



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The Silver Medal, awarded to the Film in 2nd Place, goes to....

"WITHOUT WINGS" [APerfectScore]

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The misadventures of two poorly matched angels (Depp, Downey Jr.) who struggle with different ideas of life, love, and religion in 1987 Los Angeles as they watch over their numerous charges, which include a drug addled rock star (Theroux), an alcoholic single father (McGregor), and a pair of sisters who are both prostitutes (Barrymore, Wilde).

Charlie Kaufman and Spike Jonze once again succeeds in blending comedy with tragedy in their latest achievement, the spectacular Without Wings. Set in 1987 Los Angeles, John (Johnny Depp) and James (Robert Downey Jr.) star as a pair of mismatched angels charged with watching over several interesting characters. John (Depp) is eccentric, struggling with his neuroticism and with the notion of staying positive while watching over people who have lost faith in both themselves and the world they live in. James (Downey Jr.) is a cynic, constantly criticizing and questioning not only the situation they find themselves in, but life in general. This odd partnership continues until John begins to fall for one of their charges, the doomed Kiera (Wilde). A prostitute, there is no place in Heaven for Kiera, yet John finds himself entranced by and obsessed with her. As the angels continue their duty watching over their numerous charges, which include both Johhny Z (Theroux), a troubled rock star with a dark secret, and Mick (McGregor), a single father who is slowly drinking himself to death, John inches ever closer to sin and eventually is left unsure where he stands in the grand scheme of it all. A story of finding yourself when everything seems lost, of love in times of desperation, and a fantastic tragicomedy to boot, Kaufman and Jonze succeed admirably in their 3rd collaboration, creating a delightful world where fantasy mixes with reality and everything seems fragile enough to break at the first chance of trouble. Filled with dazzling effects, dark humour and touching performances from Depp and Downey Jr., Without Wings is a cinematic triumph.





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And the Gold Medal, awarded to the winning film, goes to...


[B]"SANITY IS A RELATIVE TERM" [comahan]

A COEN BROTHERS film

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Beef Jerky, Trimming my beard, and dolls. That's whats on my mind right now. Why? Because I'm hungry, I'm scruffy, and I need to buy my daughter a birthday present. Problem? My daughter is a bit old for dolls. I liked it better when it was simple. I look at an empty bottle of Dr Pepper on my table and somehow wonder why, when, and how I got to this point. When did I get so old? Who knows. But enough thought, I'm hungry. My name is Walter Collins by the way. Im sure you dont care. I walk to my kitchen to make a sandwich to find a leprechaun blocking the doorway. I say, gtfo random leprechaun, and he walks over to the door angry, flips me off, and says I didn't deserve it anyway. What? I ask. He pulls from behind him a giant pot of gold. ****. I missed out on a giant pot of gold because I was hungry and a douchebag. Oh well. I showed the leprechaun out and went to make my sandwich. This better be a damn good sandwich, it cost me a pot of gold. ****, no miracle whip! Bah, off to the store I go. Wal-Mart I suppose. So I walk outside, climb into my Monster Truck, and away I go.

The Wal Mart parking lot was packed. Luckily, I don't really need parking spaces with my ride. So i park on top of about 8 cars and walk in. I pass one of the charity people that ring the bells non-stop as I walk in, the woman looks at me with such pitiful and sorrowful eyes, but I'm a douchebag, so i narrow my own eyes and walk past her without even thinking about helping. Big mistake. I hear a screech and turn around. Her eyes had gone red and she had sprouted wings. In one swift motion I was on my ass. She hovered above me and told me to stop being a dick. I obliged and handed the harpy two dollars to put into her can. She calmed down, lifted me up, and that was that. You can never trust these charity people. I dust my jacket off as I walk in. I am immediately mesmerized by one thing: a package of beef jerky. It was a gleeful moment. It was like being born again. This is what I was meant to do with my life, walk into this wal mart after being harassed by a harpy, buy this bag of beef jerky, and enjoy the hell out of it. And I did. The Cashier, who happened to be wearing a Beef Jerky Suit, got onto me about eating before I checked out. He was not happy at all. But in my mind, all he was doing was dancing. About 20 minutes later I returned home and realized I didnt buy Miracle Whip. ****. And whats worse, that Leprechaun left muddy footprints in my carpet. Un-courteous ****.

With my hunger out of the way, I walk into the bathroom to trim my beard. I pick up the bag that all of that type of stuff is in, and it literally dissolves in my hand. I can no longer trim my beard. God dammit. I walk into my living room as an owl flies down my chimney. Oddly enough, I don't have a chimney. But the owl drops a letter on my table and I give him a dollar bill. After I also give him a bit of orange juice, he leaves. The note reads 'if you want to trim that scruffy crap off of your face, you'll have to come to me. Ive acquired every piece of grooming equipment in the world, and I will use them all to kill your daughter (whom I have also taken hostage) if you do not present me with a giant pot of gold by tomorrow morning. Signed, George Clooney.'

God dammit.

Where will Walter go from here?

Richard Jenkins as "Walter Collins"
George Clooney as "George Clooney"
Hayley Atwell as "Catherine Collins"
Rebecca Hall as "Charity Harpy"
Steve Buscemi as "Beef Jerky Cashier"
Jordan Prentice as "Leprechaun"

TheBoyWonder22
01-23-2012, 05:20 PM
Alright, I have way too many actors. I'm cutting Denzel and Halle Berry, their characters only worked together. Plus, he and Pine were just in a movie together. This should work better.

OSUGiants17
01-23-2012, 05:23 PM
I am finished! Excellent.

Director

Shane Black

Cast

Joseph Gordon Levitt
Robert Downey Jr.
Rob Lowe
Michael C Hall
Aaron Paul
Sam Rockwell
Clemence Poesy
Kate Beckinsale
Best looking cast ever!

Can't wait to see the final movies. I also enjoy these drafts. Some of you guys are really ******* creative.

comahan
01-24-2012, 07:40 PM
Send in your movies!

fischbowl
01-24-2012, 08:43 PM
Also, I edited the deadline date after you quoted me. You have til Thursday, just in case you didnt notice.

Mine will be done tonight or tomorrow

A Perfect Score
01-25-2012, 12:34 PM
Yeah sorry I haven't gotten you mine yet, Commie. I'll get it to you tonight. I already have a poster done, just need to write a synopsis and character bios.

comahan
01-25-2012, 01:05 PM
Exact Deadline is 8 EST tomorrow night (Thursday). At that point, I'll be posting the movies that I've gotten via PM, and those who sent them in will be able to begin the voting process. If you miss the deadline, you miss the ability to win the competition!

Brodeur
01-26-2012, 11:39 AM
I swear I didn't mean for my movie plot to be written as 1400 words, but alas that's what happened (and I still left a lot out).

bantx
01-26-2012, 12:08 PM
I'm almost done with mine just need to add a little more when I get home from work tonight.

fischbowl
01-26-2012, 12:13 PM
Doing character descriptions and I'll be done

comahan
01-26-2012, 02:07 PM
Still need movies from Caddy and TheBoyWonder.

TheBoyWonder22
01-26-2012, 02:30 PM
I've been sick all week so I'll need until the actual deadline.

comahan
01-26-2012, 06:09 PM
One more hour til deadline gents

Caddy
01-26-2012, 06:32 PM
I sent mine!

TheBoyWonder22
01-26-2012, 06:49 PM
I feel like a total asshole, but I can't get in tonight, I've had the flu all week. I'll send it in tomorrow so I can't win. I will however submit it so that it wasn't for not. I just have too much on my plate to finish tonight.

comahan
01-26-2012, 06:57 PM
I feel like a total asshole, but I can't get in tonight, I've had the flu all week. I'll send it in tomorrow so I can't win. I will however submit it so that it wasn't for not. I just have too much on my plate to finish tonight.

Thats fine, thanks for participating! You can still vote if you wish, Ive formed a group of outsiders who will be doing the same exact voting process as us moviemakers, but it'll count separately. You want to do that?

OSUGiants17
01-26-2012, 07:25 PM
When is the poll expected to be up? Can't wait to see the finished projects

comahan
01-26-2012, 07:29 PM
There is no poll. You can be part of the outsider balloting though, if you wish.

comahan
01-26-2012, 07:34 PM
Will post the movies and all that good stuff here in a few. Then we can start VOTING!

comahan
01-26-2012, 08:00 PM
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The Voters!

comahan, APS, fischbowl, caddy, Brodeur, bantx
The six moviemakers will vote individually and PM their ballots to me. Their vote will count toward half of the overall vote for each category.

TACKLE, vidae, njx9, SuperMcGee, DeepThreat, fenikz, DraftGuru151, OSUGiants17, TheBoyWonder22, slightlyaraiderfan(?), M.O.T.H(?),
Each of these 9(potentially 11) outsiders will vote individually and PM their ballots to me. Their vote will count as the other half of the overall vote for each category.

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The Categories!

Best Screenplay - Simple enough. Which of the stories do you find most interesting? Which film's summary catches your eye? Whose story makes you want to go to a movie theater to watch it? Each moviemaking voter will rank those stories 1-5 (You cannot vote for your own film), which each outsider voter will rank them 1-6.

Best Role for an Actor - Which male role do you think works the best? This is a combination of the character the movie-maker has written, and who theyve cast for the part. You will rank the seven best roles for actors on your list. Each voter will rank the five best male roles and PM me their ballot. You CAN vote for multiple roles from the same film if you wish. Rank them 1-5.

Best Role for an Actress - Which female role do you think works the best? This is a combination of the character the movie-maker has written, and who theyve cast for the part. You will rank the seven best roles for actresses on your list. Each voter will rank the five best female roles and PM me their ballot. You CAN vote for multiple roles from the same film if you wish. Rank them 1-5.

Best Casting - Take the Best Role categories and apply it to the whole film. Which cast do you believe best fits with the written roles? The moviemakers will vote 1-5 (again, not listing your own film) while the outsiders will vote 1-6.

Best Film - It may seem the same as Best Screenplay in a competition like this, but I dont think so. I think theres been several times where someone has had a great story, but their casting was horrible, and it totally ruined the image of the film for me. This is a combination of the Best Screenplay and Best Casting categories. Which film do you think did both well? What is the best overall film in this competition? The moviemakers will vote 1-5 (again, not listing your own film) while the outsiders will vote 1-6.

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The Movies!

"5 YEAR PLAN"

"5 YEAR PLAN"

Written and Directed by Charlie Kaufman

SYNOPSIS

It’s been one year after Joseph’s 5 year plan and life is not what he had initially planned it. Dull mornings, followed by seemingly wasted hours of work during the day only to come home to repeat the same cycle in the morning. Everything Joseph hoped for has even begun to pan out for him. One day Joseph wakes up and he tells himself he’s done with his same old life style and calls into work and quits. Joseph sells everything in his possession, house, cars, and clothes only holding onto a few items. He begins his new life and new journey traveling to anywhere without a destination. From town to town traveling from bus to bus and walking to a unknown destination.

CAST

Joseph Flynn (Phillip Seymour Hoffman) – Joseph working in a dead end job.

Peter Gordon (Steve Carrel) – Josephs close friend. Grew up together in the same town; against Joseph’s decision to start his new life.

Megan Lass (Heather Graham) – Joseph’s childhood crush with hopes of getting closer to her as they got older. Megan getting married was the main reason for Joseph making the decision to start his new life.


"AMERICAN SOLACE"

"AMERICAN SOLACE"

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A Film By Alexander Payne

CAST

Bill Murray……………………………………………………Chuck Liddy
A tortured, widowed, and cynical writer who realizes he has nothing to live for after being fired from his longtime column. He decides to kill himself by slitting his leg in his bathtub, and recants his life story as he’s bleeding out.

Charlotte Gainsbourg…………………………………….Dianne Delacroix-Liddy
Liddy’s only love. Delacroix is a struggling French artist who becomes Liddy’s wife when she moves to New York. Dies in the 9/11 attacks.

David Cross…………………………………………………….Sam Weiner
Liddy’s former editor at Snuff Magazine. Witty, snarky, and cruel, is the main antagonist of the film.

Michael Madsen……………………………………………….Foster Liddy
Liddy’s abusive father from Binghamton, New York. A factory worker and an alcoholic.

Amy Ryan……………………………………………………….Margot Liddy
Liddy’s catatonic, weak-willed mother.

Chloe Sevigny………………………………………………….Heather Portis
Liddy’s first relationship, 1968-1971

Mike Lawrence………………………………………………...Kevin
A Liddy-obsessed NYU graduate student who follows Liddy around the Lower East Side. Becomes the only person who legitimately cares for the dying man.

SYNOPSIS

Wednesday, October 24th

The clock reads 2:18 when I finally stir from what seemed like days of sleep. The sun peeking through the curtains would indicate that this 2:13 is of the P.M. variety. ****. I toss and turn but I soon come to realize that I’ll never be able to fall back into my natural state of slumber. It’s truly a shame. I’ll never experience anything more bliss for the rest of my days.

I arise from my habitat, determined but unwilling to start yet another hell day. I throw on my best clothes and head into the parlor room, where I find the essence of life hidden deep within the bowels of my couch-side table. I cut three lines of the finest South American import, only to see them gone in a matter of seconds. The Breakfast of Champions. I find myself newly invigorated, but yet unprepared as I head out of my home and onto the Gotham streets.

s usual, the doorman hails a cab as I walk out of my building. But I think I’d rather walk today. A few spliffs walking up 2nd Avenue would do me just fine. It’s a nice day in New York City, a mild temperature for October. The afternoon sun glistens off the skyscrapers as I walk uptown. Within time, I arrive at my destination. The Fleming Building, Columbus Circle. Home to my wonderful, former employer, Snuff Magazine, which at one time was respectable trash recently turned into a rag for high school kids and Brooklyn hipsters. The worst of its kind. They say they need me out by the end of the day, but even with a security escort, I find a way to escape, and lock myself in what once was my office. As a regular contributor to this **** for 28 years, they can at least afford to grant me some privacy on my final day. I close the office blinds to sit in the welcoming darkness for a little while. What was the home for my writing is now a desolate, corporate tundra. They told me some douchebag account executive will be moving into here once I’m gone. All that remains is one box, artifacts from my life as a published columnist. I instinctively and immediately find what I’m looking for. Only six pills left. Someone probably tapped into my reserve. Percocet isn’t my favorite, but for now, it’ll do. I take the box and I’m ready to go. The many faces of the office stare me down as I walk out to the elevator, security guard in tow. I’m ready to leave this wasteland in order to find my American Solace, the uninterrupted bliss that only sleep can provide. - Chuck Liddy

Bill Murray plays Chuck Liddy, a former countercultural icon and former columnist from Snuff Magazine, a pornographic and cultural magazine. Recently fired from his long running column at Snuff, Liddy finds himself alone, careless, and out of any foreseeable options. “Obsolete,” as his former boss, the new Snuff editor Sam Weiner (David Cross) referred to him. The truth is the times are changing for Chuck Liddy, and he just cannot keep current. Girls are changing, music is changing, drugs are changing. New York City is changing. The modern world disgusts the cynic, and Liddy starts to hate himself and his surroundings more and more by the day. Determined to find peace, his “American Solace”, Liddy decides to swallow his hubris and go out before this world ruins him. He sets up a single camera in his bathroom, slits his femoral artery, and begins to tell his life story. Told in a series of flashbacks, Liddy recants on his life lived from his childhood in Binghamton, New York, where he was the only child of the cold, abusive Foster Liddy (Michael Madsen), a blue collar laborer in a shoe factory, and his catatonic and alcoholic mother Margot (Amy Ryan), a waitress at a local diner. The film continues through Liddy’s days at Cornell and on the road, where he honed his skills as a writer and became the man that he is. Liddy becomes famous as an alternative journalist and assumes a role as the pen and leader of the Countercultural Movement. Liddy soon finds company with many other famous writers and figures of the time, including Ken Kesey, Neal Cassady, William Burroughs, and Jack Kerouac. He also falls in love for the first time, with Heather Portis (Chloe Sevigny), a hippie and a graduate student. The story continues as Liddy is bleeding out in his bathtub. As the movement dies down, Chuck Liddy settles down in New York’s Lower East Side and begins his career as writer for Snuff. His relationship with Heather falls apart, and Liddy lives his dream, wandering New York as a Chauvinist drunk, menacing the neighborhood. Years pass over the evolving New York City landscape. It’s 1996, and Liddy falls in love again after a chance meeting on the subway. Introduce Dianne Delacroix, a struggling French artist who had just moved to New York. They are an instant pair and the two get married shortly after. Dianne became the one true love of Chuck Liddy’s life, and she gives him his happiest times in years. That is until one fateful, infamous day, 9/11/2001, that claims Dianne as one its victims. Crushed, Liddy becomes a recluse and an addict only to resurface with his masterpiece, “American Solace”, the story of his love, life, and loss. Shift back to the bathroom. Liddy is visibly paler as the blood rushes out of artery and into the red rouge of bathwater he lays in. A blood soaked Liddy takes a drag from his Camel Wide. Slowly, Liddy falls asleep, unconscious and deceased, finally finding his American Solace.


"FROM THE ASHES"

"FROM THE ASHES"

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A David Fincher Film

SYNOPSIS

The film begins with a woman, Katherine (Carey Mulligan), sitting in the middle of a ruined world, surrounded by relics of long abandoned cities that are no longer functioning or populated. By all intents and purposes, the world has ended, though Katherine is still there. As the wind blows, parts of her begin to fade away in with it, going with the wind as though she were made of sand. Slowly, she turns to ash. Katherine is then reborn from the ashes as though she were a Phoenix, looking no different than she had minutes before. We see tears in her eyes as she goes on living, alone, while nothing else survives.

Title screen.

It's the 1930's, and Katherine is a child, living with her family in an English countryside estate. She is cared for mostly by her mother Juliette (Kristin Scott Thomas), rarely spending any sort of time with her father George (Gary Oldman), whom she seems frightened of, and is jumpy while around, implying some sort of abuse. Katherine would then walk in on her father beating her mother and then storming out. Her mother takes her and flees the household.

It is over twenty years later, though Katherine looks to have only aged a mere ten, and she is at the bedside of her dying mother. They now live in poverty in France. Her mother tells her to not live on as she had for the last twenty years, fearful and resentful of men because of what she witnessed as a child, and to live her life. She then reveals that the man, George, was not Katherine's real father, but that her father was an American who was called off for the first World War and never returned.

A few years later, now in the early 1960s, and Katherine had finally tracked down her real fathers grave. As she sat in a diner that night alone, a man named Eric Wirth (Michael Fassbender) approaches her, noticing her sadness. Rather than ignoring him and walking away as she normally would, she remembers back to her mothers words, and has a cup of coffee with him. Though keeping herself at a distance as she is still uncomfortable with the idea of companionship after witnessing what she did as a child, Katherine finds herself seeing him more and more as he pursues her romantically. She soon begins to trust that he is nothing like the man she knew as her father, and gives him her virginity. Afterward though, everything she was fearful of seems to be confirmed, as Wirth is revealed to be a serial killer who enjoys playing with his food before devouring it. He murders Katherine, leaving her in a a city back alley. After he walks away, we see Katherine's body slowly disintegrate into ash, and then her being reborn from those ashes. Sitting in the alleyway naked, fearful, and utterly confused, she vows to never fall into another man's trap, and to gain revenge on her killer.

Katherine spends several years searching for her killer, but cannot find him. Growing frustrated, she contacts Detective Lenny Boggs (Steve Buscemi), the man that has been trying to track Wirth down, claiming to have been a witness to one of the more recent murders, and giving him the killers appearance. Boggs, with a ton of pressure on him to bring this one in, and having grown obsessed with the case and depressed with his lack of success, has turned to drugs and alcohol and is a complete mess, but this new lead rejuvenates him. Together, they are able to get on the right path and track down the killer. The Boggs promises to bring justice to Wirth should Katherine allow him to bring him in and save his career. Cold toward the promises of men following what the killer did to her, Katherine refuses, murdering Wirth after shocking him with her appearance. With Boggs unable to prove that Wirth was guilty, he hangs himself.

It is 50 years later and the year 2020, and Katherine still maintains her youthful appearance even though she is now nearing 100 years old. She has to this point completely avoided another relationship with a man following her fling with Wirth, and has taken up in the French home that she and her mother lived in following their flight of England, where France has entered into the third World War. Having been a writer for most of the last half-century, Katherine now sees limited opportunity for her work, and is forced to find a job as a coffee shop waitress to make ends meet. While working, she comes across a local frenchman named Michel Durand (Guillaume Canet) reading her favorite book. After exchanging a few words about the book as well as the war and the possibility of a Nuclear winter(topical!), Michel has a cup of coffee and leaves. He continues to come in for days thereafter, speaking more and more to Katherine every time, until eventually asking her out. After getting a quick and flat-out 'no', Michel apologizes for reading the situation wrongly, and leaves. After he fails to show up again for a week, Katherine tracks him down and apologizes herself, explaining that her 'last relationship was a bad one'. Understanding, Michel tells her hed be fine with just knowing her, without it having to be anything more. A few months of daily conversation and meetings later, and Katherine, having realized that she'd truly fallen in love for the first time, asks Michel out. They end up together, and are eventually engaged.

As Katherine and Michel sit together and discuss what they each want for the wedding, a news report comes on television with an emergency warning. Several Nuclear bombs have been fired, and nuclear winter seems to finally be upon us. The film ends with a giant explosion over Paris, with everything being absolutely annihilated. As the picture rests on the destruction, Katherine once more begins to slowly rise from the ashes, back to life, to see that everything around her, including the one man that she had ever loved, is now gone, while she will remain forever alone. Tears fall from her eyes as the scene cuts and the credits roll.

CAST

Carey Mulligan (Katherine Clifton) - Best described as a human phoenix, she rises from her own ashes upon death. Scarred at a young age by implied abuse and witnessing her mother being beaten, she loathes men as a result, refusing to enter a relationship with one for years because of it. That hate and utter lack of trust is multipled tenfold when she is seduced in America, only for it to be a game played by a serial killer. After gaining revenge on her killer, she returns to the french home that she and her mother fled to years before. Content with being alone and never seeking companionship, it shocks her when she falls in love nearly a half decade later, becoming engaged and being truly happy for the first time in her life. That happiness is short lived though, as the third world war takes her fiance, as well as everything else away from her, leaving her completely alone, this time when she'd give anything not to be.

Gary Oldman (George Clifton) - A wealthy albeit violent, intemperate man, he married Mulligan's mother shortly after Muligan was born. Never showing any true interest in raising Mulligan as a daughter due to the fact that she wasnt his, he left her mother to do all the work alone. Mulligan was always fearful and jumpy when around him, implying abuse. Due to this, and because she witnessed him beating her mother, he is the reason that Mulligan despises men from an early age.

Kristin Scott Thomas (Juliette Clifton) - Mulligan's mother, she married Oldman after the death of Mulligan's father to give Mulligan a proper upbringing out of poverty. By doing that, she unintentionally lead her daughter into a traumatic childhood which shaped her life entirely. After fleeing the countryside estate and landing in France, she apologizes to Mulligan on her deathbed for leading her to that monster (Oldman), telling her to not let what he did effect her whole life, before revealing that he wasnt her real father.

Michael Fassbender (Eric Wirth) - A charismatic charmer who enters into relationships with women only to end those relationships by murdering them. Sick minded, he enjoys playing with his food before devouring it, truly getting to know the women that he murders in order to make the kills more meaningful in his mind. He meets Mulligan shortly after she tracks down the grave of her biological father, and presses his advantages on a vulnerable Mulligan to lure her into his trap. Because of him, Mulligan does not enter another relationship for more than fifty years thereafter.

Steve Buscemi (Detective Lenny Boggs) - The man in charge of catching Fassbender's serial killer. Obsessed with the case and depressed with his lack of ability to capture him, he has fallen into drugs and alcohol to cope with the pressure. He is rejuvenated when a frustrated Mulligan arrives with a description of the killer, claiming that she witnessed one of the murders. Together, they are able to track down the killer, though Chandler's hopes are dashed when Mulligan takes her revenge and murders Fassbender, leaving Chandler unable to prove that he was the serial killer. He would hang himself as a result.

Guillaume Canet (Michel Durand) - A good hearted man, he falls for Mulligan as she works as a waitress at a coffee shop that he frequents. After getting a quick and emphatic 'no' upon asking her out, he stops appearing at the shop, fearing he read the situation wrongly and offended her. She would soon track him down though, explaining that she hasnt had good luck with relationships. He accepts this, asking if they can continue talking, as he enjoys her company. Over the months, she ends up falling for him, and asking him out. They later become engaged, as he becomes the only man in Mulligan's life that she ever truly loved.


"I FOR INTELLIGENCE"

"I FOR INTELLIGENCE"

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SYNOPSIS

From Shane Black, the demented mind that brought you the neo-noir buddy cop comedies Lethal Weapon and Kiss Kiss Bang Bang, comes a spy comedy like no other. Rick Jordan (Joseph Gordon Levitt) and Paul Kane (Robert Downey Jr.) just want their vacation pay. As two mid level CIA agents, they know what it's like to be demeaned. After all, working for their boss isn't easy; Carl McCool (Rob Lowe) is perpetually harassing them in the nicest and most terrifying way possible. As payback, the two agents devise a drunken scheme to sell covert information to the highest bidder; in this case, internet mogul and billionaire Casey Constantine (Aaron Paul). They make the plan and collect a huge reward for their treason. Rick plans to retire somewhere warm while he's still young, and Paul plans to use the money to woo his ex-wife Anne (Kate Beckinsale). What the two bumbling agents fail to realize is that the information they've sold is in fact nuclear launch codes, and Constantine plans to use this information to incite nuclear winter.

After their tech support agent Malcolm (Sam Rockwell) finds out what they've done and brings their attention to the impending nuclear winter they've caused, the two agents set out to stop Constantine and right the wrong they've done. However, when they aren't arguing amongst themselves, Rick and Paul discover that in order to get to Casey, they need to go through his #2, feared assassin and bodyguard Mikael Edwards (Michael C Hall). A former mercenary and torture expert, Edwards plans to make sure the agents fail in their quest to save the world from nuclear holocaust. As the two CIA men trail Constantine and Edwards across Europe, they garner the attention and eventual aid of French Secret Service agent Claire LeBlanc (Clemence Posey). As the newly formed trio venture into the eventual showdown with their nefarious enemies, Rick begins to develop a romantic attachment to the mysterious Claire, and as the clock ticks down towards the eventual demise of the human population, the two agents who seem to be the cause of the apocalypse are all that stands in the way of a madman.

"It's Lethal Weapon meets Die Hard meets Office Space in the 21st century. Levitt and Downey are at their absolute best in this thunderous success of a film."

"Surprisingly funny and filled with more explosions and gunshots than anyone not named Chuck Norris could ever want, this twist on the buddy cop comedy delivers."

"A truly terrifying performance by Michael C Hall adds some gravity between the laughs. Gordon Levitt and Downey Jr. bring a perfect sense of comedy and chemistry to this hilariously twisted tale of two bumbling CIA agents who just want their vacation pay."


"PERPETUAL BOND"

"PERPETUAL BOND"

Writer/Director
Paul Thomas Anderson

Cast

Ryan Gosling..............Alex:: An unpredictable guy in his late 20s, who will do absolutely anything for the person he believes saved his life (his sister Catie) and hates his father but is easily susceptible to the effection he gives him upon his return. Has a very violent side when it comes to protecting those he loves.

Claire Danes..............Catie:: Sister and the key part of Alex's life and the rock he has relied on his entire life. The story revolves around Alex's relationship with her throughout and how they grew up closer than most brothers and sisters would ever, and don't really fight but share a very special bond (no, no incest). Married to Andras with a daughter, and despises everything her father is for things that happened to her as a child.

Hulk Hogan...............Father:: Disgusting human being who is the father of Alex and Catie. Was a drunken abusive bastard who drove his wife to suicide before driving Catie to run away with Alex one night. Comes back into Alex's life in his mid twenties sober, but pulls Alex into the crime world with him and begins to ruin his life more and more just as he did when he was a kid.

Idris Elba...................D'Angelo:: A level just below Andras at the advertising agency, where he managed to get in just to keep tabs on Andras/Catie in the first place. Is the communication guy between Jacob and Alex/his father, and eventually develops a sense of friendship with Alex (while begrudgingly doing what he must with his father)

Ralph Fiennes...........Jacob:: A ruthless crime boss in the city of St. Louis, and has a certain amount of control over Alex's father that comes back to bite him and everyone else in the ass.

Christian Bale............Andras:: A Welsh that is a bit flamboyant and annoying, but loves Catie and cares for Alex. Is married to Catie and produced a daughter with her, and gave Alex his job at the advertising agency he is an executive at. A fairly small part without any effective scenes, except Bale gets to show his Welsh accent.

Patton Oswalt...........Man:: Was a young kid when Alex and Catie met him in the shelter, and eventually Alex is forced to target him in the future for angering Jacob. Is a kind and decent man, which is shown in his only scene.

Alison Brie................Rebecca:: Dated Alex in his mid twenties for a little while, and doesn't really have much notable otherwise. There is a scene not listed in the plot summary with her bare backside shown. Loves Alex but is eventually shut out of his life once his father comes back in.

Emily Blunt................Mother:: Only a bit part, as she is shown broken, depressed, and beaten down as the mother of Alex and Catie in the flashbacks before their father comes home. She is a kind woman overwhelmed by what her husband has become, and is no longer able to handle it at a certain point.

Summary

The film centers on Alex (Ryan Gosling) and his relationship with his sister Catie (Claire Danes) and father (Hulk Hogan) in both the present day and past presented with flashbacks. Beginning with Alex sitting alone in a dank funeral parlor staring at a casket in front of him for several minutes (which is later revealed to be his father’s casket), before being asked to leave by the funeral director (Abe Vigoda). Alex obliges, and the film flashes back to a time when Alex (8 years old) and Catie (11 years old) were children (child actors not terribly important), eating dinner with their mother (Emily Blunt). Their mother looks broken and distraught, which is amplified when the father comes home drunk late one night (a CGI’d young Hulk Hogan). After the significant abuse their mother takes, Alex cuddles up to Catie in their shared bedroom and cries.

Flashback to the present, Alex is eating in a dinner when he meets a mysterious black man (Idris Elba) he recognizes for a brief period, when the man gives him a photo of an unidentified man (Patton Oswalt) that Alex recognizes. After finishing his coffee, Alex goes to see Catie, who lives with her Welsh husband Andras (Christian Bale) and their young daughter. Catie confronts Alex about seeing their father’s funeral after what he did to them, and Alex apologizes and mentions how he needed it for closure. Throughout this scene, it is established how close they really are as Alex plays with his niece and speaks with his brother-in-law whom he clearly doesn’t care for but appears to tolerate. After saying sorry again and hugging his sister goodbye, he goes to the pictured man’s home and waits for him there.

As he waits, we get another flashback of them as children, around three years later, when their drunken father hits Catie and blames her for their mother killing herself. After Alex again sees it and begins crying, Catie takes him by the hand late in the night and they run away to a shelter. They are welcomed in and bunked with a child version of the man in the photo. Back to the present, Alex and the man have a long conversation about their times in that shelter (where Catie was forced to protect Alex on a daily basis), and the man brings up that he knows about Alex’s father. Alex smirks, until brings up Catie again and then mentions a man named Jacob. Alex’s look turns stone cold, and after the man begs for his life for several moments, Alex says “I’m sorry” and slashes his throat.

Quick flashback to a scene with Alex around 18 years old, as he lives with his college bound sister who comes home one night with a bruise on her arm (presumably from a boyfriend). An enraged Alex sees the next day at Catie’s college speaking with friends, when he charges up to him and quickly breaks his arm before throwing him down a flight of stairs. In the present, Alex meets with Andras in his office when the mysterious black man again appears (this time identified as D’Angelo), a co-worker that Andras is oblivious to the existing relationship he and Alex have. Andras gives Alex a schedule of upcoming events to prepare for, making it clear that Alex works for Andras. Alex meets up with D’Angelo in an empty stairwell in the building, where they talk about Jacob (later to be identified as Ralph Fiennes). D’Angelo tells him more of the work Jacob did with his father, and they stress further how dangerous he is.

Flashback to approximately three years prior, when Alex and his pretty girlfriend Rebecca (Alison Brie) are on a double date with Andras and Catie. After some dubious chatter establishing each character, Alex spots something out of his eye and gets up abruptly. Alex walks out the door and sees his father walking along with D’Angelo, who was already working with Andras at the time. Alex confronted his father, who appeared sober and wanted to apologize for everything he had done in the past. Alex stoically refuses to accept it, before his father gives him address and asks him to please come see him. A few days later in that timeline, Alex goes to see him and there is some sense of bonding and forgiveness that he allows himself in. After a few hours, his father receives a phone call from D’Angelo who is loudly heard mentioning the name Jacob, and leaves.

Present day Alex is seen standing outside of a house, where a man (Jacob) is seen eating dinner with his family and he stares ominously at him until Jacob notices him. Jacob comes outside, and both men keep their hands in their pockets as they both seem to be carrying a gun. Jacob mentions that he needs to be careful or he’ll end up like his father, and Alex just laughs him off and tells him that their “relationship” is over. Jacob mentions Catie this time, which sends Alex off the rails until Jacob points out the numerous guards he has that can kill Alex at any moment’s notice. Alex walks off begrudgingly, and calls his sister to make sure she’s okay.

Flashback to just a few months prior, when Alex appears to be deep into the same type of trouble (without the addiction) that his dad was in prior. Alex and his father work in a pair, and his father brings up how he has tried to contact Catie. Alex tells him to stay away from her, and threatens him further. At that point, D’Angelo relays them a signal and they go inside, taking care of business for Jacob. Numerous random mentions of his father doing this to Alex are brought up before and after this scene, and Alex appears to be broken by the work he’s doing.

A few days later in the present, D’Angelo warns Alex that Jacob is after his sister, and he needs to get her away immediately. Alex tells her he isn't handling things very well with their father's passing, and asks if he can stay with Catie for a week or so while he figures things out, and she obliges. During this time, D’Angelo goes missing, and numerous reports of heinous crimes (the type Jacob works on) are headlining the news. Alex goes out of their apartment late one night when he sees a familiar car, and the car drives off but not before leaving Alex with a picture of Alex standing above his bloody father.

Flashback to Catie meeting Alex at their usual spot (a beautiful boardwalk covering a river, which they are seen at earlier as kids and a bunch of other times but this is long enough as is). Catie breaks down and tells him that their father has been trying to see her and physically grasped her in an intimidating manner a few days prior, which prompts Alex to run to where his father lives immediately. Alex confronts his father, who demands that he wants to see Catie and appears to be drunk again, and Alex beats him to a bloody pulp, which causes his father to go into cardiac arrest and die. Alex stands over him breathing heavy and walks away.

After a few more days of watchdog, Alex is lured away for a late meeting with D’Angelo. When he goes to meet him, Alex sees D’Angelo dead in a pool of blood which sends Alex immediately rushing to call his sister. When there’s no answer, Alex drives in typical movie angry driving fashion, and rushes into his sisters apartment only to see Catie, Andras, and their little girl in a massive pool of blood. Alex cradles his sister and niece before breaking down and loudly screaming, and running out before the police come in a few minutes later. Wearing his sister’s blood on his white shirt and jeans, he charges in for a confrontation with Jacob and kills his six guards around his home. With Jacob’s family nearby, Alex disarms him and points a gun at his head as Jacob tells him how ****** he will be if he shoots him, and that he can get out now if that is what he really wants. Alex doesn’t appear to hesitate, so Jacob begs for his life and to understand with his family in tow. Alex cries and pulls the trigger, killing Jacob before staring at his wife and walking off.

After getting away from the police, Alex sits alone in a minor disguise late at night on that boardwalk, breaking down for a final time as the credits roll.


"RAZOR"

"RAZOR"

A Christopher Nolan Film

SYNOPSIS

Set in the tumultuous post-war 1920’s, the inner suburbs of Sydney are rife with gan warfare, prostitution, illegal grog houses and dangerous drug use. The ‘Razor Gangs’ who control the city’s underworld during the era are placed in a difficult position when the violent war between the two ‘vice queen’ (Portman and Wilde) erupts following the murder of one of Tilly Fraser’s (Portman) top girls. Embroiled in the violent war are members of New South Wales fledgling police force (Arterton, Pepper, Bell) who are tasked with the difficult challenge of policing prominent figures including ‘Big Jim’ Fraser (Hardy), Wally Tomlinson (DiCaprio), Charly Brancastisano (Mortensen) and Franky ‘The Little Gunman’ Green (Affleck).

With the straight razor being the primary weapon of choice, one thing is guaranteed – The streets of Sydney are destined for blood. Nobody is immune to the Razor Gangs.

CAST

Natalie Portman as Tilly Fraser – Fraser is the infamous brothel madam who has seized control of the inner eastern suburbs of Sydney. She arrived in Sydney as a war bride after WWII with husband James Fraser. The ex-London prostitute returned to her trade and worked her way up to owning a string of brothels in inner Sydney. Fraser is known for her quick wit, sharp tongue and even sharper knives and razors. Dubbed ‘The Queen of the Night’, Fraser is one lady who shouldn’t be messed with.

Tom Hardy as James Fraser – The husband and enforcer of the Fraser brothel empire. ‘Big Jim’ makes his living as a standover man, sly grogger and drug dealer within the Fraser organisation. Acts as a middle man between gang warfare and the brothel sector.

Olivia Wilde as Kate Lehman – Kate’s troubled past began with a stint in jail to protect her no-good ex-husband Charles. Her life dramatically changed when she started a career in the sly-grog trade. Specialising in after-houses booze halls, prostitution, illegal gambling and drugs, Kate became the top challenger to Fraser’s throne as ‘Queen of the Night’.

Leonardo DiCaprio as Walter Tomlinson – Tomlinson is Kate’s boyfriend and primary means of getting ‘dirty’ work done. He has a tumultuous relationship with other figure heads of the era including James Fraser. His business know how and keen sense of a ‘good deal’ was crucial to Lehman’s ascent.

Amanda Seyfried as Nellie James – James is a notorious up and coming prostitute, embroiled in the world of fast living, alcohol and drugs. She struggles to live a normal life in an extremely violent environment.

Casey Affleck as Franky ‘The Little Gunman’ Green – Green is a notorious gangster, criminal and ‘gun-for-hire’. Preferring to work in the shadows, Green was the man to see when you wanted someone eliminated.

Viggo Mortensen as Charles Brancastisano – Was Kate Lehman’s first husband and the current leader of the ‘Slicers’ – the razor gang controlling much of the turf in the city of Sydney.

Barry Pepper as Sergeant Thomas Wickham – Leader of NSW’s first drug squad unit charged with patrolling the Fraser and Lehman dynasties.

Gemma Arterton as Lillian Armfield and Jamie Bell as Billy Mackay – Worked below Wickham as two of Sydney’s youngest, most promising police officers.

OSUGiants17
01-26-2012, 08:14 PM
There is no poll. You can be part of the outsider balloting though, if you wish.

Yea I'll vote if you don't mind

comahan
01-26-2012, 08:16 PM
Go for it, use the criteria i outlined in the above post

SuperMcGee
01-26-2012, 08:23 PM
So is it 5 or 7 that we rank for actors/actresses?

Brodeur
01-26-2012, 08:24 PM
Not to persuade anyone here, but did anyone else have the balls to cast Hulk Hogan as one of their biggest roles? I don't think so.

TheBoyWonder22
01-26-2012, 08:37 PM
Thats fine, thanks for participating! You can still vote if you wish, Ive formed a group of outsiders who will be doing the same exact voting process as us moviemakers, but it'll count separately. You want to do that?
Yes please. Thanks for understanding man.

comahan
01-26-2012, 08:49 PM
So is it 5 or 7 that we rank for actors/actresses?

5, rank them 1-5 for the roles. My mistake on that.

ncst8fan83
01-26-2012, 09:15 PM
Not to persuade anyone here, but did anyone else have the balls to cast Hulk Hogan as one of their biggest roles? I don't think so.

Not quite sure I'd call it balls. I would have probably gone with someone whose acting skills are a little more refined than wrestling sweaty dudes in panties.

Brodeur
01-26-2012, 09:18 PM
Not quite sure I'd call it balls. I would have probably gone with someone whose acting skills are a little more refined than wrestling sweaty dudes in panties.

Psh, Hogan plays the perfect asshole a good portion of the time. Someone didn't see his nWo run.

TACKLE
01-26-2012, 09:18 PM
Not quite sure I'd call it balls. I would have probably gone with someone whose acting skills are a little more refined than wrestling sweaty dudes in panties.

You must have missed his Oscar worthy performance as the lead role in Mr.Nanny.

OSUGiants17
01-26-2012, 09:19 PM
When do you need the votes by?

OSUGiants17
01-26-2012, 09:20 PM
Not quite sure I'd call it balls. I would have probably gone with someone whose acting skills are a little more refined than wrestling sweaty dudes in panties.

Agreed, I feel someone like Mickey Rourke would have made a much better drunken asshole of a father.

comahan
01-26-2012, 09:20 PM
No real deadline, but ill get a big agitated if it takes someone too long. Just try to get them in ASAP

OSUGiants17
01-26-2012, 09:21 PM
No real deadline, but ill get a big agitated if it takes someone too long. Just try to get them in ASAP

Ight I will probs get them to ya by tomorrow night

TheBoyWonder22
01-27-2012, 12:05 AM
So are we just voting on best picture or everything?

comahan
01-27-2012, 12:07 AM
All of the details for voting are in the 1st post now, youre ranking 1-5 or 1-6 in several different categories.

TheBoyWonder22
01-27-2012, 12:14 AM
Wow...I completely over looked that.

Brodeur
01-27-2012, 12:27 AM
Agreed, I feel someone like Mickey Rourke would have made a much better drunken asshole of a father.

Too predictable. Wildcard bitches.

TheBoyWonder22
01-27-2012, 12:43 AM
My picks are in. I'm really bummed I couldn't partake completely!

Brown Leader
01-27-2012, 12:52 AM
I want in on this ***** next time. Stop being so damned exclusive, it's not Hollywood! I would have won awhile back if not for APS censoring my ****;

...Perpetual Bond in 4 out of 5.

draftguru151
01-27-2012, 12:57 PM
Put in my vote! I liked my voting for screenplay/cast/best film but the ones for best male/female roles kinda sucks.

comahan
01-27-2012, 01:23 PM
The only moviemaker I need votes from is Caddy.

Out of the outsiders I need votes from vidae, McGee, fenikz, djp, and OSUGiants.

djp
01-27-2012, 03:35 PM
I'll post my ballot after its over

TheBoyWonder22
01-27-2012, 03:45 PM
Hulk Hogan was in Perpetual Bond not IforI.

comahan
01-27-2012, 04:02 PM
Id prefer you wait until after I announce the stuff to post your votes, if a few more people follow suit, it could potentially spoil the winners and such.

Caddy
01-27-2012, 04:31 PM
Sent it in Commie. Sorry for the delay sirs, yesterday was my last day at work for the summer so I completely forgot!

OSUGiants17
01-27-2012, 05:11 PM
Sent mine as well

comahan
01-27-2012, 06:47 PM
Voting is complete! In just a moment, I'll be narrowing down the actors and actresses nominated for their roles, so that the BEST ROLE field will be even with the other categories at 6.

comahan
01-27-2012, 06:54 PM
The six nominees for the category of BEST ROLE FOR AN ACTRESS are...





Claire Danes
Catie, "Perpetual Bond"

Charlotte Gainsbourg
Dianne Delacroix-Liddy, "American Solace"

Carey Mulligan
Katherine Clifton, "From the Ashes"

Clemence Poesy
Claire LeBlanc, "I for Intelligence"

Natalie Portman
Tilly Fraser, "Razor"

Olivia Wilde
Kate Lehman, "Razor"

comahan
01-27-2012, 07:00 PM
The six nominees for the category of BEST ROLE FOR AN ACTOR are...




Steve Buscemi
Detective Lenny Boggs, "From the Ashes"

Michael Fassbender
Eric Wirth, "From the Ashes"

Ryan Gosling
Alex, "Perpetual Bond"

Tom Hardy
James 'Big Jim' Fraser, "Razor"

Philip Seymour Hoffman
Joseph Flynn, "Five Year Plan"

Bill Murray
Chuck Liddy, "American Solace"

comahan
01-27-2012, 07:22 PM
Best Casting
Take the Best Role categories and apply it to the whole film. Which cast do you believe best fits with the written roles?

T-5th
"PERPETUAL BOND"
(Ryan Gosling, Claire Danes, Hulk Hogan, Idris Elba, Ralph Fiennes, etc)
28 Points

T-5th
"FIVE YEAR PLAN"
(Philip Seymour Hoffman, Steve Carrel, Heather Graham)
28 Points

4th
"I FOR INTELLIGENCE"
(Robert Downey Jr, Joseph Gordon Levitt, Aaron Paul, Michael C Hall, Clemence Poesy, etc)
50 Points

3rd
"RAZOR"
(Natalie Portman, Tom Hardy, Olivia Wilde, Leonardo DiCaprio, Viggo Mortensen, etc)
66 Points

2nd
"AMERICAN SOLACE"
(Bill Murray, Charlotte Gainsbourg, David Cross, Michael Madsen, etc)
72 Points

1st
"FROM THE ASHES"
(Carey Mulligan, Michael Fassbender, Gary Oldman, Kristin Scott Thomas, Steve Buscemi, etc)
77 Points

comahan
01-27-2012, 07:27 PM
Best Screenplay
Simple enough. Which of the stories do you find most interesting? Which film's summary catches your eye? Whose story makes you want to go to a movie theater to watch it?

6th
"FIVE YEAR PLAN"
32 Points

5th
"I FOR INTELLIGENCE"
34 Points

4th
"PERPETUAL BOND"
44 Points

3rd
"RAZOR"
60 Points

2nd
"FROM THE ASHES"
72 Points

1st
"AMERICAN SOLACE"
76 Points

Brodeur
01-27-2012, 07:27 PM
Penalizing my amazing cast because you underestimate Hogan, bunch of *****.

fenikz
01-27-2012, 07:33 PM
I totally voted hulk 5th for my actors list

But I hate Danes' face and anything involving Gosling

comahan
01-27-2012, 07:33 PM
Best Role for an Actress
Which female role do you think works the best? This is a combination of the character the movie-maker has written, and who theyve cast for the part.

6th
CLEMENCE POESY for "I for Intelligence"
10 Points, 5 Votes

5th
CHARLOTTE GAINSBOURG for "American Solace"
23 Points, 10 Votes

4th
OLIVIA WILDE for "RAZOR"
24 Points, 7 Votes

3rd
CLAIRE DANES for "Perpetual Bond"
43 Points, 13 Votes

2nd
NATALIE PORTMAN for "Razor"
52 Points, 14 Votes

1st
CAREY MULLIGAN for "From the Ashes"
77 Points, 16 Votes

Brodeur
01-27-2012, 07:36 PM
I totally voted hulk 5th for my actors list

But I hate Danes' face and anything involving Gosling

You hate Gosling? How is that even possible? I still love you though, thanks for the Hulk support.

comahan
01-27-2012, 07:40 PM
Best Role for an Actor
Which male role do you think works the best? This is a combination of the character the movie-maker has written, and who theyve cast for the part.

6th
STEVE BUSCEMI for "From the Ashes"
15 Points, 6 Votes

5th
RYAN GOSLING for "Perpetual Bond"
17 Points, 8 Votes

4th
TOM HARDY for "Razor"
18 Points, 7 Votes

3rd
PHILIP SEYMOUR HOFFMAN for "Five Year Plan"
29 Points, 9 Votes

2nd
MICHAEL FASSBENDER for "From the Ashes"
31 Points, 10 Votes

1st
BILL MURRAY for "American Solace"
72 Points, 15 Votes

comahan
01-27-2012, 07:46 PM
Best Film
It may seem the same as Best Screenplay in a competition like this, but I dont think so. I think theres been several times where someone has had a great story, but their casting was horrible, and it totally ruined the image of the film for me. This is a combination of the Best Screenplay and Best Casting categories. Which film do you think did both well? What is the best overall film in this competition?

6th
"I FOR INTELLIGENCE"
34 Points

5th
"FIVE YEAR PLAN"
35 Points

4th
"PERPETUAL BOND"
37 Points

3rd
"RAZOR"
63 Points

2nd
"AMERICAN SOLACE"
70 Points

1st
"FROM THE ASHES"
82 Points

comahan
01-27-2012, 07:47 PM
People are free to post their ballots now if you wish.

Brodeur
01-27-2012, 07:48 PM
Gosling is FIFTH? Are you people high?

Caddy
01-27-2012, 07:48 PM
Good work everyone. I had From the Ashes as my top film so I'm glad to see it win.

Screenplay
1 - From the Ashes
2 - I For Intelligence
3 - American Solace
4 - 5 Year Plan
5 - Perpetual Bond

Actor
1 - Fassbender
2 - Murray
3 - Gosling
4 - PSH
5 - Oldman

Actress
1 - Carey Mulligan
2 - Claire Danes
3 - Charlotte G
4 - Heather Graham
5 - Kate Beckinsale

Casting
1 - Ashes
2 - American Solace
3 - Intelligence
4 - Perpetual Bond
5 - 5 Year Plan

Best Film
1 - Ashes
2 - American Solace
3 - 5 Year Plan
4 - I For Intelligence
5 - Perpetual Bond

TheBoyWonder22
01-27-2012, 08:00 PM
Screenplay
Razor
American Solace
Perpetual Bond
From The Ashes
I For Intelligence

Actor
Bill Murray
Ralph Fiennes
Michael Fassbender
Steve Buscemi
Michael C. Hall

Actress
Carey Mulligan
Natalie Portman
Claire Danes
Amanda Seyfried
Charlotte Gainsbourg

Casting
From The Ashes
American Solace
Razor
I For Intelligence
Perpetual Bond
5 Year Plan

Best Film
American Solace
From The Ashes
Razor
Perpetual Bond
I For Intelligence
5 Year Plan

I completely forgot about Gosling. He would have been top 5 for sure.

comahan
01-27-2012, 08:02 PM
Thanks for voting, folks!

...Especially when it was for my movie!

Thats my 2nd movie competition win, yay me.

Caddy
01-27-2012, 08:04 PM
I already have an idea ready for the next one!

comahan
01-27-2012, 08:05 PM
I dont really have an idea, but id be up for another competition asap if we could get 6-8 people.

ncst8fan83
01-27-2012, 08:10 PM
I'd love to give it a try.

fischbowl
01-27-2012, 08:13 PM
I'll have to think of another synopsis, but y'all know I live for this ****, so I'm down

ncst8fan83
01-27-2012, 08:14 PM
Also, what ever happened to the movie studio twist with the actor paychecks and graphics and **** like that? I always thought it made it more difficult to cast but made for more dynamic movie ideas.

fischbowl
01-27-2012, 08:16 PM
Also, what ever happened to the movie studio twist with the actor paychecks and graphics and **** like that? I always thought it made it more difficult to cast but made for more dynamic movie ideas.

I got stuck with Pixar one time and told everyone to **** off

comahan
01-27-2012, 08:17 PM
Also, what ever happened to the movie studio twist with the actor paychecks and graphics and **** like that? I always thought it made it more difficult to cast but made for more dynamic movie ideas.
I had a few requests before it began to not include that stuff. This is the first competition ive run in a loooong time that didnt have the studios and such.

TheBoyWonder22
01-27-2012, 08:18 PM
Also, what ever happened to the movie studio twist with the actor paychecks and graphics and **** like that? I always thought it made it more difficult to cast but made for more dynamic movie ideas.
Yeah I like those, makes my idea feel more concrete and now I'm not puking so I'd be set!

Brodeur
01-27-2012, 08:21 PM
I'll be one of the movie people for the next one and **** everyone over that didn't vote for Gosling. SO **** ALL OF YOU, **** YOU AND **** YOU IF YOU DIDNT ******* VOTE FOR GOSLING.

A Perfect Score
01-27-2012, 08:26 PM
This was not one of my stronger showings. Tried to do a more commercial film, received absolutely zero love haha. I'll do another one though, I've got deeper and better ideas!

comahan
01-27-2012, 08:31 PM
comahan
caddy
ncst8fan
fischbowl
theboywonder
aps
I know bantx wants to do another one

Brown Leader wanted in also, maybe do 10? I know a few others whod probably want to do it.

Brodeur
01-27-2012, 08:51 PM
comahan
caddy
ncst8fan
fischbowl
theboywonder
brodeur
aps
I know bantx wants to do another one

Lets try to get 10? BrownLeader wanted in.

I meant judges Codyifer! Dammit, I do not want to write one but will criticize everyone.

comahan
01-27-2012, 08:58 PM
gotcha! judge you be.

OSUGiants17
01-27-2012, 09:01 PM
I'd be down depending on when we start. I have a pretty vague idea in my head that I'm trying to make into a full blown movie. If we don't start it for like another week you can count me in, but if we start too soon I will probably end up with a poorly put together cast since I don't know what I'm really looking for. But you can definitely count me in as a judge if I don't make a movie in the next one.

comahan
01-27-2012, 09:52 PM
Probably going to start really soon OSU

Deep is in. Thats 9.

OSUGiants17
01-27-2012, 09:53 PM
Probably going to start really soon OSU

Deep is in. Thats 9.

Ight I did some brainstorming tonight and I think I got my movie all lined up. Im in

SuperMcGee
01-27-2012, 11:02 PM
I'd be in.

It felt weird being solely a critic. I hardly voted for any leads.

draftguru151
01-28-2012, 08:33 AM
YOU'RE A TERRIBLE ACTRESS HOW DARE YOU SPEAK ILL OF OLIVIA LIKE THAT.i

ncst8fan83
01-28-2012, 12:21 PM
When are we going to get started and will studio restrictions be in place?

Brodeur
01-28-2012, 12:39 PM
just to add: hulk hogan was a terrible choice. i'm massively disappointed that anyone picked olivia wilde for anything, terrible actress. and buscemi>>>>.

You're a hipster and have no idea what Hogan is capable of. Take that.

redbills
02-03-2012, 06:32 PM
I think I'd like to try this next time you guys do one. Looks like fun.