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Old 10-01-09, 05:09 PM
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The Crazies Trailer

http://www.apple.com/trailers/independent/thecrazies/

Looks pretty good, I like the choice of music in the trailer too.
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Re: The Crazies Trailer

I agree, looks cool. It's been a while since I last watched Romero's version, but I remember thinking it was kinda boring and slow. I'll likely watch it again before seeing this, but I def like the look of this new one and the casting. I spoke with one of the lead Crazies at a convention a couple months ago and he showed me some pics of his on-set makeup. Pretty gruesome stuff.
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I'm definitely intersted in seeing this.
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Re: The Crazies Trailer

besides ripping off donnie darko by using gary jules' version of "mad world" i think it looks pretty good.
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Re: The Crazies Trailer

nice trailer
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Re: The Crazies Trailer

Originally Posted by riotinmyskull View Post
besides ripping off donnie darko by using gary jules' version of "mad world" i think it looks pretty good.
Was Mad World recorded for DD?

I like trailers like that with a music montage of action and a melancholy song. Reminds me of the recent Last House trailer with Taken By Trees's Sweet Child O' Mine.

I look forward to this.
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Re: The Crazies Trailer

Looks like how The Happening should have been.
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Re: The Crazies Trailer

The trailer looked good, I'll probably see it in the theater.
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Re: The Crazies Trailer

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Was Mad World recorded for DD?
Gary Jules version was. Tears for Fears version wasn't.
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Re: The Crazies Trailer

Directed by Breck Eisner (Sahara)
written by Ray Wright (Pulse, Case 39)
and Scott Kosar (The Amityville Horror, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre)

Sounds like it has alot of potential.
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Originally Posted by LickTheABCs View Post
Gary Jules version was. Tears for Fears version wasn't.
Most don't even know it's a Tears for Fears song. Damn you Gary Jules!
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Re: The Crazies Trailer

I liked Sahara and the first The Texas Chainsaw Massacre remake.

This looks about as good as a movie of its caliber deserves to look.
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Re: The Crazies Trailer

Looks very good. But what a horrible choice of song for that movie.
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Re: The Crazies Trailer

And here's the trailer from trailer addict - I think it looks good:

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Re: The Crazies Trailer

^ why would they put such an "iconic" song in the trailer, as soon as you hear it you automatically think of another movie. A better movie.

Well, at least they didn't use Lux Aeterna..
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Re: The Crazies Trailer

Originally Posted by LickTheABCs View Post
^ why would they put such an "iconic" song in the trailer, as soon as you hear it you automatically think of another movie. A better movie.

Well, at least they didn't use Lux Aeterna..

When I hear that song, I think of Gears of War from that AD they had a while back. I still think that song fits well with the trailer.
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Re: The Crazies Trailer

Originally Posted by KillerCannibal View Post
I agree, looks cool. It's been a while since I last watched Romero's version, but I remember thinking it was kinda boring and slow.
i thought the same thing about Romeros'. I have the R2 DVD and really didn't like it too much. i do like the concept and will more than give this a chance.
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Directed by Breck Eisner (Sahara)
According to imdb his upcoming films include Creature From the Black Lagoon and Flash Gordon. It looks likes he's sticking with remakes.
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I'm a fan of Rahda Mitchell and Timothy Olyphant, so I'll see it. Can't say I'm too pleased with them seemingly turning this into another zombie flick though.
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Re: The Crazies Trailer

I saw the original film a few months ago and did not like it. But I am really looking forward to the remake after seeing the trailer.
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Re: The Crazies Trailer

Guess I'm in the minority in the thread, I really like Romero's original. Maybe because of the spot it takes in his career as a transitional piece, but I can really see the bridging of Night and Dawn in it. It has some interesting plot elements and the story is twisted. I think a remake can be good though. Looks like they took the premise and just ran with it.
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Originally Posted by Drop View Post
Guess I'm in the minority in the thread, I really like Romero's original.
So do I.
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Re: The Crazies Trailer

Nice trailer.
I will be keeping and eye out for this one.
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Re: The Crazies Trailer

Looks like a very entertaining movie, I'll definitely check this out.
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Re: The Crazies Trailer

Originally Posted by Drop View Post
Guess I'm in the minority in the thread, I really like Romero's original.


And I think 28 Days Later was closer to The Crazies than to the Dead movies.

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