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Old April 13 2013, 03:55 AM   #2
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Re: What should be the next musical adapted for the movies?

I like Wicked a lot, and *love* Once (though that was a movie before Tony-winning musical, so that's out), but I think Book of Mormon has a shot to be made soon.

It's been well-reviewed and made a ton of money, and there's a segment of society that'd probably go see a musical from the South Park guys that wouldn't normally go see a musical on the big screen. Another point in its favor is that Trey Parker and Matt Stone formed a production studio earlier this year. I'd imagine Book of Mormon is pretty tempting as an early project for them.
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