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Old September 24 2008, 06:17 AM   #1
Good Will Riker
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Your "dream cast" for Watchmen! :D

Here is my "dream cast" for Watchmen:

Ozymandias - Guy Pierce
The Comedian - Robert Downey, Jr.
Nite Owl (2nd) - Brandon Routh
Silk Spectre (2nd) - Jessica Biel
Dr. Manhattan - Dolph Lundgren
Rorshach - Christian Bale
Moloch - Malcolm McDowell
Detective Steve Fine - Donnie Walberg
Janey Slater - Adrienne Barbeau
Bernard (newspaper vendor) - Brian Dennehy
Bernie (kid reading comic book) - James Francis Kelly III (Rocky Balboa)
Pirate (Tales of the Black Freighter) - Kevin Smith ("Xena: The Warrior Princess")
Captain Metropolis - Adam West
Hooded Justice - Roddy Piper
Mothman - Don Knotts
Dollar Bill - Buster Crabbe
Nite Owl (1st) - Fred Rogers
Silk Spectre (1st) - Joan Collins
Pregnant Vietnamese Woman - Lucy Liu
Richard Nixon - Charlie Sheen


For reference, here is a list of characters:

link -http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of...men_characters

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Old September 24 2008, 04:33 PM   #2
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Re: Your "dream cast" for Watchmen! :D

Christian Bale as Rorschach? I dunno... he's not ugly-looking enough to be Walter Kovacs. Is it too obvious to suggest Steve Buscemi?
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Old September 24 2008, 04:37 PM   #3
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Re: Your "dream cast" for Watchmen! :D

Silvercrest wrote: View Post
Christian Bale as Rorschach? I dunno... he's not ugly-looking enough to be Walter Kovacs. Is it too obvious to suggest Steve Buscemi?
Bale is a great character actor, and I was leaning more towards "American Psycho Christian Bale" rather than "Batman Christian Bale" here.

Besides, a few years ago Jude Law expressed interest in playing Rorshach in a Watchmen film as did "James Bond" Daniel Craig.

source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rorschach_(comics)
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Old September 24 2008, 04:48 PM   #4
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Re: Your "dream cast" for Watchmen! :D

Waaaaay back when my friends and I first read Watchmen in the late 80's, we thought Arnie Schwartzenegger would be perfect for Dr. Manhatten.

Also, we thought that the guy who played the Scorpio Killer in Dirty Harry, whose real name we didn't know at the time, would be perfect for Rorschack. Years later, Andrew Robinson's portrayal of Garak on DS9 convinced me that we were on to something. Of course, they're both too old now, but back in the day...
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Old September 25 2008, 06:14 AM   #5
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Re: Your "dream cast" for Watchmen! :D

Rorschach...Simon Pegg
The Comedian...Jeffrey Dean Morgan
Hollis Mason...Adam West
Moloch...Leonard Nimoy
Ozymandias...Jude Law

I'm flexible with everyone else. JDM's casting is perfect.
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