The W
Views: 121290797
Main | FAQ | Search: Y! / G | Color chart | Log in for more!
27.2.10 0805
The 7 - Random - Another Hanna-Barbera bastardization headed to theaters
This thread has 6 referrals leading to it
Register and log in to post!
Pages: 1 2 Next(3414 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
User
Post (39 total)
vsp
Andouille
Level: 89

Posts: 454/2042
EXP: 6864319
For next: 51609

Since: 3.1.02
From: Philly

Since last post: 3891 days
Last activity: 146 days
#1 Posted on 20.8.02 1139.08
Reposted on: 20.8.09 1140.56
HONG KONG F'N PHOOEY is getting the Scooby-Doo treatment.

"The [live-action/computer-animated] picture will focus on the origin of Phooey's supernatural talents and a villain intent on stealing those powers." Um, it's called a BOOK. How complicated is that? (Okay, the shapeshifting Phooeymobile was a little bit surreal.)

Something in my brain is prompting me to fetch a torch and a pitchfork, and I'm not doing much to dampen that urge.
Promote this thread!
DJ FrostyFreeze
Knackwurst
Level: 112

Posts: 521/3461
EXP: 15148073
For next: 190180

Since: 2.1.02
From: Hawthorne, CA

Since last post: 140 days
Last activity: 6 days
#2 Posted on 20.8.02 1344.15
Reposted on: 20.8.09 1354.06
Booooo.

Worst. Idea. Ever.
Stephanie
Landjager
Level: 64

Posts: 398/946
EXP: 2164711
For next: 49398

Since: 2.1.02
From: Madison, WI

Since last post: 1379 days
Last activity: 38 days
#3 Posted on 20.8.02 1609.26
Reposted on: 20.8.09 1622.57
They must think Hong Kong Phooey is a lot more popular than it really is. All I remember is that Scatman Crothers provided the voice.

Steph
tomvejada
Andouille
Level: 93

Posts: 480/2247
EXP: 7924362
For next: 128478

Since: 2.1.02

Since last post: 4931 days
Last activity: 4931 days
#4 Posted on 20.8.02 1732.50
Reposted on: 20.8.09 1744.06
I guess we can thank the millions of people who made Scooby-Doo a hit for this crap.

What's next Jabberjaw the movie.

Also Hong Kong Phooey's other claim to fame was being on Scooby-Doo's team in the Laff-A-Lympics.
DJ FrostyFreeze
Knackwurst
Level: 112

Posts: 524/3461
EXP: 15148073
For next: 190180

Since: 2.1.02
From: Hawthorne, CA

Since last post: 140 days
Last activity: 6 days
#5 Posted on 20.8.02 1853.23
Reposted on: 20.8.09 1859.01
They must think Hong Kong Phooey is a lot more popular than it really is. All I remember is that Scatman Crothers provided the voice.

The only reason I know ANYTHING about the show is because it's on reruns on Cartoon Network and my sister loves it (She has an excuse, she's 8).
ICEMAN
Landjager
Level: 63

Posts: 300/927
EXP: 2072944
For next: 24219

Since: 23.5.02
From: Nashville,TN

Since last post: 2733 days
Last activity: 2422 days
#6 Posted on 20.8.02 1902.22
Reposted on: 20.8.09 1905.23
Well Scooby Doo did have a upside and it can be said by using 3 letters.



S....M....G


Thats my extremly biased opinion.


They did make a "Josie and the Pussycats" movie that was terrible too.But I think nobody really cares about "Josie and the Pussycats".
OlFuzzyBastard
Knackwurst
Level: 106

Posts: 298/3062
EXP: 12472848
For next: 199136

Since: 28.4.02
From: Pittsburgh, PA

Since last post: 14 days
Last activity: 10 days
AIM:  
#7 Posted on 20.8.02 1943.27
Reposted on: 20.8.09 1956.40
Did you see the "Josie and the Pussycats" movie? (Hey, it's got Rachael Leigh Cook in it, okay?) It's not *fantastic*, but it's a worthwhile way to spend an hour and a half. Better than that "Scooby Doo" movie, at least.
ICEMAN
Landjager
Level: 63

Posts: 301/927
EXP: 2072944
For next: 24219

Since: 23.5.02
From: Nashville,TN

Since last post: 2733 days
Last activity: 2422 days
#8 Posted on 20.8.02 1951.16
Reposted on: 20.8.09 1959.03

    Originally posted by OlFuzzyBastard
    Did you see the "Josie and the Pussycats" movie? (Hey, it's got Rachael Leigh Cook in it, okay?) It's not *fantastic*, but it's a worthwhile way to spend an hour and a half. Better than that "Scooby Doo" movie, at least.



The best part of "Josie and the Pussycats" was actually Josie and the Pussycats,I'll give you that but everything else around it was garbage.
Jubuki
Kolbasz
Level: 48

Posts: 157/482
EXP: 773277
For next: 50271

Since: 16.7.02

Since last post: 5250 days
Last activity: 5234 days
#9 Posted on 20.8.02 1959.57
Reposted on: 20.8.09 2006.16
If the Herculoids end up on the big screen, I'm going on a killing spree. Swear to Dog.
HrdCoreJoe
Potato korv
Level: 55

Posts: 90/671
EXP: 1279396
For next: 34802

Since: 29.4.02
From: Jax, FL

Since last post: 1916 days
Last activity: 1916 days
AIM:  
#10 Posted on 20.8.02 2016.28
Reposted on: 20.8.09 2029.03
I would pay good money to see JabberJaw brought to the big screen. I know I'm not alone on that one either.
The Psycho Pirate
Chorizo
Level: 28

Posts: 75/141
EXP: 123564
For next: 7776

Since: 31.3.02
From: Earth-Three

Since last post: 5184 days
Last activity: 4911 days
#11 Posted on 20.8.02 2050.34
Reposted on: 20.8.09 2056.16

The core of the Josie movie was actually cool, in that it was supposed to be a satire on modern media and commercialism. Of course, it didn't end up that way. It would have helped to actually have Alan Cummins and Parker Posey be Alexander and Alexandra Cabot.
ICEMAN
Landjager
Level: 63

Posts: 302/927
EXP: 2072944
For next: 24219

Since: 23.5.02
From: Nashville,TN

Since last post: 2733 days
Last activity: 2422 days
#12 Posted on 20.8.02 2058.52
Reposted on: 20.8.09 2059.02
Damnit I forgot Parker Posey was in it too.

I may have to watch it again.
drjayphd
Scrapple
Moderator
Level: 119

Posts: 374/4021
EXP: 18779756
For next: 149590

Since: 22.4.02
From: Outside of Boston

Since last post: 4 days
Last activity: 7 hours
AIM:  
ICQ:  
Y!:
#13 Posted on 20.8.02 2104.46
Reposted on: 20.8.09 2109.59

    Originally posted by Stephanie
    They must think Hong Kong Phooey is a lot more popular than it really is. All I remember is that Scatman Crothers provided the voice.

    Steph



You think that's bad? All I remember about the show was that Sublime covered the theme for the "Saturday Morning" compilation.
cranlsn
Toulouse
Level: 71

Posts: 94/1222
EXP: 3156567
For next: 10562

Since: 18.3.02
From: Hartland, WI

Since last post: 181 days
Last activity: 2 days
#14 Posted on 20.8.02 2257.01
Reposted on: 20.8.09 2259.02

    Originally posted by HrdCoreJoe
    I would pay good money to see JabberJaw brought to the big screen. I know I'm not alone on that one either.


Wasn't that what Jaws 3-D was?
Dahak
Frankfurter
Level: 58

Posts: 209/772
EXP: 1576951
For next: 604

Since: 12.5.02
From: Junction City OR.

Since last post: 2884 days
Last activity: 2537 days
#15 Posted on 20.8.02 2316.42
Reposted on: 20.8.09 2319.17
Jesus what's next? That stupid show about the kids with dune buggy solving mysteries? That dumb ass shark? Hey I know this is a billion dollar idea. The WONDER TWINS. Just imagine it. 84 minutes of them turning into ice and a gorrila.
Fuzzy Logic
Summer sausage
Level: 45

Posts: 236/430
EXP: 658080
For next: 2089

Since: 31.3.02
From: Happy Valley - Goose Bay, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

Since last post: 4075 days
Last activity: 3799 days
ICQ:  
#16 Posted on 20.8.02 2330.54
Reposted on: 20.8.09 2335.35
But the Wonder Twins were all about INCEST~! We can't have a movie all about incest. Hell, I've never herad of Hong Kong Phooey. But, they really should make a TOm Slick live action movie, a super chicken live action movie and a Peabody's Improbabl History live action movie.
Tom Dean
Bockwurst
Level: 51

Posts: 406/573
EXP: 998112
For next: 15833

Since: 30.8.02
From: New York, NY

Since last post: 4164 days
Last activity: 3533 days
AIM:  
#17 Posted on 21.8.02 0021.21
Reposted on: 21.8.09 0029.01
Umm, you thought you were KIDDING about a Wonder Twins movie?
J. Kyle
Banger
Level: 97

Posts: 408/2509
EXP: 9307402
For next: 9956

Since: 21.2.02
From: The Land of Aloha

Since last post: 1 day
Last activity: 1 day
AIM:  
Y!:
#18 Posted on 21.8.02 0046.26
Reposted on: 21.8.09 0059.02
Originally posted by HrdCoreJoe
I would pay good money to see JabberJaw brought to the big screen. I know I'm not alone on that one either.


Please tell me you are kidding.
Stephanie
Landjager
Level: 64

Posts: 401/946
EXP: 2164711
For next: 49398

Since: 2.1.02
From: Madison, WI

Since last post: 1379 days
Last activity: 38 days
#19 Posted on 21.8.02 0120.45
Reposted on: 21.8.09 0125.06



When exactly did the movie studios start losing their collective minds like this?

Steph
Tom Dean
Bockwurst
Level: 51

Posts: 408/573
EXP: 998112
For next: 15833

Since: 30.8.02
From: New York, NY

Since last post: 4164 days
Last activity: 3533 days
AIM:  
#20 Posted on 21.8.02 0145.46
Reposted on: 21.8.09 0154.05
I'd imagine after Spider-Man's first weekend, with Scooby-Doo's first weekend delivering the finishing blow.
Pages: 1 2 NextThread ahead: The Llakor Obscure Film Report: Mapmaker
Next thread: Randomness not associated with evolution
Previous thread: Teri Hatcher in Radioshack commercials
(3414 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
The 7 - Random - Another Hanna-Barbera bastardization headed to theatersRegister and log in to post!

The W™ message board - 7 year recycle

ZimBoard
©2001-2015 Brothers Zim
This old hunk of junk rendered your page in 0.398 seconds.