Semi-OT: vintage videogames made into films

Andrew Burton aliensrcooluk at yahoo.co.uk
Fri Feb 26 13:38:43 CST 2010


Oh, I didn't know that. It must have slipped me by, thank goodness.


Regards,
Andrew B
aliensrcooluk at yahoo.co.uk


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Dan Gahlinger" <dgahling at hotmail.com>
To: <cctalk at classiccmp.org>
Sent: Thursday, February 25, 2010 9:13 PM
Subject: RE: Semi-OT: vintage videogames made into films



war games has already been redone.

it was awful. utterly horrible.

Dan.

> From: aliensrcooluk at yahoo.co.uk
> To: cctalk at classiccmp.org
> Subject: Re: Semi-OT: vintage videogames made into films
> Date: Thu, 25 Feb 2010 17:38:48 +0000
>
>
> Not just 80's, but classic 50s, 60s and 70s films and TV programmes. And
the
> occasional Japanese classic - Godzilla and The Ring. Godzilla wasn't a
true
> Godzilla film and was much more like Jurassic Park with the Godzilla
> license.
> Just as long as they don't redo The Computer That Wore Tennis Shoes, War
> Games or Forbidden Planet. I'd hate to think what kind of robot they would
> use in place of Robbie The Robot *shudders*
>
>
> Regards,
> Andrew B
> aliensrcooluk at yahoo.co.uk
>
>
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Zane H. Healy" <healyzh at aracnet.com>
> To: "General Discussion: On-Topic and Off-Topic Posts"
> <cctalk at classiccmp.org>; <General Discussion:>
> Sent: Wednesday, February 24, 2010 3:37 AM
> Subject: Re: Semi-OT: vintage videogames made into films
>
>
> > At 10:33 PM -0500 2/23/10, Evan Koblentz wrote:
> >
>
>http://videogames.yahoo.com/events/plugged-in/missile-command-movie-incomin
> g/1390235
> > >
> > >"Missile Command" may become a feature film.
> >
> > Say it isn't so.  My wife swears all these idiots can do is rip of
> > 80's culture, and that no one is making original movies.  I'm
> > starting to think she's right.
> >
> > Zane
> >
> >
> > -- 
> > | Zane H. Healy                    | UNIX Systems Administrator |
> > | healyzh at aracnet.com (primary)    | OpenVMS Enthusiast         |
> > | MONK::HEALYZH (DECnet)           | Classic Computer Collector |
> > +----------------------------------+----------------------------+
> > |     Empire of the Petal Throne and Traveller Role Playing,    |
> > |          PDP-10 Emulation and Zane's Computer Museum.         |
> > |                http://www.aracnet.com/~healyzh/               |
>

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