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Supermallet
07-26-12, 03:15 AM
I saw these photos floating around the internet:

http://25.media.tumblr.com/tumblr_m4tpe0vG151qh6hfjo1_500.png
http://25.media.tumblr.com/tumblr_m4tpe0vG151qh6hfjo2_500.png

Jennifer Lawrence as Thor and Rooney Mara as Loki. Thought we could take a stab at recasting superheroes with actresses.

I'll throw out Helen Mirren as Odin. Doesn't have to be just Thor, choose any comic book character/superhero that seems like it would be a good match for a particular actress.

Dragon Tattoo
07-26-12, 03:24 AM
http://media.comicvine.com/uploads/9/96811/1958954-1296365281_jennifer_connelly_1024x768_18396_super.jpg


Jennifer Connelly (10 or 15 years ago) as Batman.

Supermallet
07-26-12, 03:28 AM
Jennifer Connelly 10 or 15 years ago would have been my ultimate Catwoman.

Mondo Kane
07-26-12, 03:52 AM
Miss Rodriguez as The Punisher
http://cdn.screenrant.com/slir/h300/http://cdn.screenrant.com/wp-content/uploads/Michelle-Rodriguez-Resident-Evil-5.jpg

EDIT-Forgot that the recent Con just had a similar type of group
http://i47.tinypic.com/2ed6r0j.jpg

kgrogers1979
07-26-12, 04:37 AM
Rosie O'Donnell as The Thing

DVD Josh
07-26-12, 07:04 AM
Miss Rodriguez as The Punisher
http://cdn.screenrant.com/slir/h300/http://cdn.screenrant.com/wp-content/uploads/Michelle-Rodriguez-Resident-Evil-5.jpg

EDIT-Forgot that the recent Con just had a similar type of group
http://i47.tinypic.com/2ed6r0j.jpg

Is that supposed to be Captain America or Captain Buffet?

banthafett
07-26-12, 08:59 AM
Think shes going to need a much bigger shield.

Numanoid
07-26-12, 11:15 AM
Jennifer Connelly 10 or 15 years ago would have been my ultimate Catwoman.I'm sure the OP would appreciate it if you'd please stick to the premise. -rolleyes-

RoboDad
07-26-12, 11:32 AM
Rosie O'Donnell as The Thing

Careful. You keep insulting the Thing like that and it'll be clobberin' time!

wishbone
07-26-12, 11:41 AM
I'm sure the OP would appreciate it if you'd please stick to the premise. -rolleyes-http://img843.imageshack.us/img843/8791/sexyspock.jpg

Can we all live long and prosper?

devilshalo
07-26-12, 01:16 PM
Careful. You keep insulting the Thing like that and it'll be clobberin' time!

Actually, Melissa Mcarthy would play a decent Thing.

RoboDad
07-26-12, 01:54 PM
Actually, Melissa Mcarthy would play a decent Thing.

How? The Thing is stocky and muscular, not morbidly obese.

Jules Winfield
07-26-12, 02:05 PM
Angelina Jolie as Wolverine? I don't know, I got nothing

TGM
07-26-12, 02:27 PM
Maggie Q as the Silver Surfer.

wishbone
07-26-12, 02:27 PM
Andy Dick as Tank Girl

kgrogers1979
07-26-12, 02:34 PM
How? The Thing is stocky and muscular, not morbidly obese.

Its not so much a fat joke as it is that The Thing is just considered to be hideously ugly. At least that's what I meant by Rosie playing The Thing. I'm don't know who Melissa Mccarthy is so I'm not sure what that poster was intending.

Patman
07-26-12, 03:09 PM
Jennifer Connelly 10 or 15 years ago would have been my ultimate Catwoman.

...Wonder Woman

devilshalo
07-26-12, 03:17 PM
Its not so much a fat joke as it is that The Thing is just considered to be hideously ugly. At least that's what I meant by Rosie playing The Thing. I'm don't know who Melissa Mccarthy is so I'm not sure what that poster was intending.

Ben has a kind of sarcastic side that she can embody much more than Rosie, who is just bitter and angry.

She is on Mike & Molly and was nominated for Bridesmaids.

devilshalo
07-26-12, 03:18 PM
...Wonder Woman

I thought that title went to Monica Bellucci?

Preterite
07-26-12, 03:35 PM
Bellucci, Connelly, Charisma Carpenter, Christina Hendricks, Morena Baccarin, Rachel Nichols, Eva Green - I don't care who plays Wonder Woman, as long as we get stills of all the aspirants in costume. For, uh, science.

Hokeyboy
07-26-12, 03:42 PM
WONDER WOMAN - Nathan Fillion

There, he's made an appearance.

OldBoy
07-26-12, 03:56 PM
http://www.wildsound-filmmaking-feedback-events.com/images/megan_fox_wonder_woman.jpg
http://bamkapow.com/bk_images/2009/05/04/megan-fox-wonder-woman.jpg
http://www.comicbookmovie.com/images/users/uploads/12428/Yustman%20Wonder%20Woman.jpg
http://community.mania.com/ver1.0/Content/images/store/5/10/15ef955b-fed1-46b2-aa38-0c7c36f05c35.Large.jpg
http://images.werdyo.com/2010/12/03b/wonder/taylor-cole-wonder-woman-pur-jeans-0.jpg
http://cdn02.cdn.egotastic.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/gaby-ramirez-june-playboy-mexico-LB.jpg
http://celebrityphotos.sheknows.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/10/rhona-mitra-wonder-woman-halloween-costume-celebrities-in-costume.jpg
http://t1.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcSYvl7hG2h2XGhbB1alGRnTqoKATsY1buiDyMbxa9-c4UrPTLtQUw
http://media.comicbookmovie.com/images/users/uploads/20773/christina%20ww.jpg

Dragon Tattoo
07-26-12, 04:02 PM
I'm actually interested in which artist drew that comic WW.

brayzie
07-26-12, 04:07 PM
I believe Al Rio drew that Wonder Woman illustration.

devilshalo
07-26-12, 04:08 PM
I want to say Jim Lee, but I'm not sure. I'm a fan of George Perez WW drawings.

Dragon Tattoo
07-26-12, 04:16 PM
Yup, looks like it was Al Rio. Thanks.

Looks like he hasn't actually drawn any WW comics, tho, from what I can tell.

Hokeyboy
07-26-12, 09:47 PM
Connie Chung

Match
07-26-12, 10:12 PM
Erica Durance as Wonder Woman
http://2.bp.blogspot.com/-eXoqcP5fPXY/TtavVNTHOMI/AAAAAAAAA80/--gjyMEpI6U/s1600/WARRIOR+SMALLVILLE+UNLIMITED+ERIC+DURANCE.jpg

Dragon Tattoo
07-26-12, 10:27 PM
Holy shit, she's cute.

Abob Teff
07-26-12, 10:34 PM
EDIT-Forgot that the recent Con just had a similar type of group
http://i47.tinypic.com/2ed6r0j.jpg

Most of them look extremely pissed off or extremely confused as to what is going on ...

SuckaMC
07-26-12, 11:07 PM
This thread went to hell quick. Lol

Spottedfeather
07-27-12, 01:43 AM
Rosie O'Donnell as The Thing

The 1982 Kurt Russell movie, right ?

Spottedfeather
07-27-12, 01:45 AM
http://www.wildsound-filmmaking-feedback-events.com/images/megan_fox_wonder_woman.jpg
http://bamkapow.com/bk_images/2009/05/04/megan-fox-wonder-woman.jpg
http://www.comicbookmovie.com/images/users/uploads/12428/Yustman%20Wonder%20Woman.jpg
http://community.mania.com/ver1.0/Content/images/store/5/10/15ef955b-fed1-46b2-aa38-0c7c36f05c35.Large.jpg
http://images.werdyo.com/2010/12/03b/wonder/taylor-cole-wonder-woman-pur-jeans-0.jpg
http://cdn02.cdn.egotastic.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/gaby-ramirez-june-playboy-mexico-LB.jpg
http://celebrityphotos.sheknows.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/10/rhona-mitra-wonder-woman-halloween-costume-celebrities-in-costume.jpg
http://t1.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcSYvl7hG2h2XGhbB1alGRnTqoKATsY1buiDyMbxa9-c4UrPTLtQUw
http://media.comicbookmovie.com/images/users/uploads/20773/christina%20ww.jpg

No. Just....no. Especially not Megan Fox. I prefer my Wonder Woman to be sexy and far less manly.

Patman
07-27-12, 02:59 AM
Yup, looks like it was Al Rio. Thanks.

Looks like he hasn't actually drawn any WW comics, tho, from what I can tell.

Al Rio died earlier this year.