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Old May 21 2013, 06:29 AM   #1
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Antonio Banderas will star as 'Super Mario' in movie

http://www.csmonitor.com/World/2013/...miners-approve

Interesting. I hope Banderas has what it takes to play the character that became so well known to the world.
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Old May 21 2013, 06:50 AM   #2
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Oh, thank god... for a second there, I thought this was going to be another godawful attempt to make a Mario Bros. movie.
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Old May 21 2013, 07:53 AM   #3
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Re: Antonio Banderas will star as 'Super Mario' in movie

So did I.

That being said, I'm very interested in seeing this film.
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Old May 21 2013, 09:42 AM   #4
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I was really scarred for a moment.
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Old May 21 2013, 03:53 PM   #5
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Re: Antonio Banderas will star as 'Super Mario' in movie

Misleading title is misleading.
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Old May 21 2013, 06:14 PM   #6
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Damn! I was hoping for a sequel.
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Old May 21 2013, 07:16 PM   #7
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Re: Antonio Banderas will star as 'Super Mario' in movie

I had no idea one of those Chilean miners was nicknamed Super Mario.

Like the others I was all....what? Super Mario..so who's going to be Luigi?
Would've made a great April 1 post.
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Old May 21 2013, 08:55 PM   #8
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Dang. I thought it was going to be a dark version of the game, like Snow Whita and the Huntsman. It would be possible for that to be done right.
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Old May 21 2013, 09:05 PM   #9
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Re: Antonio Banderas will star as 'Super Mario' in movie

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Dang. I thought it was going to be a dark version of the game, like Snow Whita and the Huntsman. It would be possible for that to be done right.
A plumber against turtles... Into Darkness?

There is no way for that to be "done right".


A 3d animated film might be a possibility, but let's face it... it's a friggin' jump and run game. Nothing more. There's no big story, there's no character developent, there's nothing. Just level design.
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Old May 21 2013, 11:09 PM   #10
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A 3d animated film might be a possibility, but let's face it... it's a friggin' jump and run game. Nothing more. There's no big story, there's no character developent, there's nothing. Just level design.
"Mario Kart: The Movie. From the people who brought you The Fast and the Furious."
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Old May 22 2013, 12:28 AM   #11
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A 3d animated film might be a possibility, but let's face it... it's a friggin' jump and run game. Nothing more. There's no big story, there's no character developent, there's nothing. Just level design.
"Mario Kart: The Movie. From the people who brought you The Fast and the Furious."
They made that already. They called it 'Wreck It Ralph'.
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Old May 22 2013, 01:46 AM   #12
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Re: Antonio Banderas will star as 'Super Mario' in movie

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Dang. I thought it was going to be a dark version of the game, like Snow Whita and the Huntsman. It would be possible for that to be done right.
A plumber against turtles... Into Darkness?

There is no way for that to be "done right".


A 3d animated film might be a possibility, but let's face it... it's a friggin' jump and run game. Nothing more. There's no big story, there's no character developent, there's nothing. Just level design.
It's a me, Antonio.

They could make it a slice of life with lonely over-the-hill plumber Mario constantly put upon by his nasty boss Bowser played by (let's say) Danny Trejo. His life changes one day when fixing a leaky pipe for the boss's poorly treated girlfriend Peach played by Melanie Griffith when her autistic son Toad responds positively to Mario's pet iguana Yoshi. Will Mario find the courage to face Bowser and win the hand of Peach?
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Old May 22 2013, 03:16 AM   #13
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Re: Antonio Banderas will star as 'Super Mario' in movie

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Oh, thank god... for a second there, I thought this was going to be another godawful attempt to make a Mario Bros. movie.

Ha. Still. Had a good relieving laugh afterwards.
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