Gobstopper - The new Willy Wonka Film

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  1. Moroni Prime

    Moroni Prime #TFYLP Podcast

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    JetRaid Jhet Rheyd

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    :lolol  that looks hilarious. Is it trying to be serious?
     
  3. Omnius

    Omnius Well-Known Member

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    A thousand "lolwuts" would not be enough to describe this.

    Also, I really hope the guy obsessed with boner jokes dies first, just for being an annoying twat.
     
  4. Erector

    Erector I ruined the Hall of Fame

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    ... wut.
     
  5. Omnius

    Omnius Well-Known Member

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    Also, since this has virtually nothing to do with Willy Wonka other than a very shakey premise for an identikit teen slasher flick, I wonder if they sought legal permission to use his name? I can't see Roald Dahl's estate agreeing to it being used in something as 'adult' as this, thus I smell a lawsuit!
     
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    I hope not.
     
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    You are aware of Dahl's other work, right?
     
  8. Omnius

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    Of course, but given C&TCF is held up as a classic children's book, I'm wondering how this is going to go down.
     
  9. McBradders

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    That book is hella fucking dark in the first place.
     
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    it is a parody short film... that is all..
     
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    ...I'd watch that
     
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    Strange, but might be interesting!
     
  13. Orion_Prime48

    Orion_Prime48 Super Sentai Purist

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    its Funny Or Die a Skit comedy site I highly doubt thats real. and its not funny at all most of the stuff they post isnt imho
     
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    Id watch it
     
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    Sage o' G-fruit Critics gonna critique

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    This. Just go to Gobstopper The Movie, see for yourself.
     
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    Yeah it was.

    I don't know...I think I would enjoy seeing a horror version of this... "YOU STOLE FIZZY LIFTING DRINKS!?!" Be better than the Tim Burton version of it, that's for damn sure. Nothing tops Gene Wilders Wonka...
     
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    Holy shit that's fucking awesome
     
  18. DeathStorm

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    The B-movie horror fan in me likes this, and Chistopher Lloyd is perfect for the role, but I really have to ask myself why. This didn't need to be done and it certainly could have been made in another setting that didn't involve future litigation for copywrite infringement. Nonetheless, I think I'd watch it.
     
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    The teens who can't act make me want to run away, but Christopher Llyod as a psycho killer intrigues me.
     
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    Yeah, so was James and the Giant Peach. The kid's parents get eaten alive by an escaped, possibly rabid rhino? Nice children's book Roald.
     

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