The W
Views: 99946315
Main | FAQ | Search: Y! / G | Color chart | Log in for more!
23.10.07 0434
The 7 - Random - Another Hanna-Barbera bastardization headed to theaters
This thread has 5 referrals leading to it
Register and log in to post!
Pages: 1 2 Next(3231 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
User
Post (39 total)
vsp
Andouille
Level: 87

Posts: 454/2042
EXP: 6309651
For next: 83148

Since: 3.1.02
From: Philly

Since last post: 3033 days
Last activity: 247 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: 108

Posts: 521/3380
EXP: 13438335
For next: 82208

Since: 2.1.02
From: Hawthorne, CA

Since last post: 46 days
Last activity: 5 hours
#2 Posted on 20.8.02 1344.15
Reposted on: 20.8.09 1354.06
Booooo.

Worst. Idea. Ever.
Stephanie
Landjager
Level: 63

Posts: 398/946
EXP: 1989834
For next: 107329

Since: 2.1.02
From: Madison, WI

Since last post: 521 days
Last activity: 13 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: 91

Posts: 480/2247
EXP: 7284178
For next: 184763

Since: 2.1.02

Since last post: 4073 days
Last activity: 4073 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: 108

Posts: 524/3380
EXP: 13438335
For next: 82208

Since: 2.1.02
From: Hawthorne, CA

Since last post: 46 days
Last activity: 5 hours
#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: 62

Posts: 300/927
EXP: 1900912
For next: 83785

Since: 23.5.02
From: Nashville,TN

Since last post: 1875 days
Last activity: 1564 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: 103

Posts: 298/3029
EXP: 11258173
For next: 213272

Since: 28.4.02
From: Pittsburgh, PA

Since last post: 15 days
Last activity: 12 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: 62

Posts: 301/927
EXP: 1900912
For next: 83785

Since: 23.5.02
From: Nashville,TN

Since last post: 1875 days
Last activity: 1564 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: 46

Posts: 157/482
EXP: 708419
For next: 3360

Since: 16.7.02

Since last post: 4392 days
Last activity: 4376 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: 54

Posts: 90/671
EXP: 1173706
For next: 60171

Since: 29.4.02
From: Jax, FL

Since last post: 1058 days
Last activity: 1057 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: 27

Posts: 75/141
EXP: 113412
For next: 2748

Since: 31.3.02
From: Earth-Three

Since last post: 4326 days
Last activity: 4053 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: 62

Posts: 302/927
EXP: 1900912
For next: 83785

Since: 23.5.02
From: Nashville,TN

Since last post: 1875 days
Last activity: 1564 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: 115

Posts: 374/3943
EXP: 16731451
For next: 79964

Since: 22.4.02
From: Long Island

Since last post: 32 days
Last activity: 2 days
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
Liverwurst
Level: 69

Posts: 94/1207
EXP: 2844720
For next: 25038

Since: 18.3.02
From: Sussex, WI

Since last post: 13 days
Last activity: 11 hours
#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: 57

Posts: 209/772
EXP: 1446348
For next: 39589

Since: 12.5.02
From: Junction City OR.

Since last post: 2026 days
Last activity: 1679 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: 44

Posts: 236/430
EXP: 604017
For next: 7272

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

Since last post: 3217 days
Last activity: 2941 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: 50

Posts: 406/573
EXP: 913660
For next: 33664

Since: 30.8.02
From: New York, NY

Since last post: 3306 days
Last activity: 2675 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
Boudin blanc
Level: 93

Posts: 408/2389
EXP: 7942410
For next: 110430

Since: 21.2.02
From: The Land of Aloha

Since last post: 81 days
Last activity: 13 hours
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: 63

Posts: 401/946
EXP: 1989834
For next: 107329

Since: 2.1.02
From: Madison, WI

Since last post: 521 days
Last activity: 13 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: 50

Posts: 408/573
EXP: 913660
For next: 33664

Since: 30.8.02
From: New York, NY

Since last post: 3306 days
Last activity: 2675 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
(3231 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
©2001-2014 Brothers Zim
This old hunk of junk rendered your page in 0.219 seconds.