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#550673 - 22nd Jul 2011 7:10pm Jack Reacher
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If, like me, you are a fan of Lee Child's Jack Reacher crime novels......get ready to weep.
Guess who is playing Reacher in the soon to be made 'One Shot' movie, bearing in mind that Reacher is 6ft 5ins, 240lbs and blond.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-14246226

AGHHHHH!!!!!!!!!!!
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#550685 - 22nd Jul 2011 7:46pm Re: Jack Reacher [Re: detsi]
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#550724 - 22nd Jul 2011 8:55pm Re: Jack Reacher [Re: detsi]
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What crap casting!

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#550754 - 22nd Jul 2011 9:27pm Re: Jack Reacher [Re: Tatey]
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If Tom Cruise is gonna be Jack Reacher how short are all the bad guys gonna have to be? Ooompa Lumpas?

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#550761 - 22nd Jul 2011 9:35pm Re: Jack Reacher [Re: detsi]
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Read a few of those books (thanks Derek), highly impressed.

I hope they keep the style and theme of the books in mind for the film - more probably end up as yet another James Bond lookalike, similar to the way they destroyed Mission Impossible from the TV series.
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#550795 - 22nd Jul 2011 10:09pm Re: Jack Reacher [Re: detsi]
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Think I'll just keep reading the books ............

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#550908 - 23rd Jul 2011 10:26am Re: Jack Reacher [Re: diggingdeeper]
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Originally Posted By: diggingdeeper
Read a few of those books (thanks Derek), highly impressed.

I hope they keep the style and theme of the books in mind for the film - more probably end up as yet another James Bond lookalike, similar to the way they destroyed Mission Impossible from the TV series.


Yeah. Just like Bilko, The Beverley Hillbillies, The Flintstones, Scooby-doo, Charlie's Angels, The Avengers etc. etc.
It never works.

Sorry, straying off topic.
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#557431 - 6th Aug 2011 11:49pm Re: Jack Reacher [Re: detsi]
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After watching Con Air tonight, I reckon Nick Cage could bw Reacher. He has the moves. Tom Cruise is a joke!!

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#557432 - 6th Aug 2011 11:51pm Re: Jack Reacher [Re: detsi]
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But Reacher is supposed to have like a kevlar chest, neither of those two could pull that off!

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#557525 - 7th Aug 2011 1:00pm Re: Jack Reacher [Re: detsi]
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Who do you think could play the part best?
I'd like to see Kevin Sorbro (of Hercules and Andromeda tv series)


Edited by derekdwc (7th Aug 2011 1:10pm)

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#557554 - 7th Aug 2011 2:13pm Re: Jack Reacher [Re: detsi]
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John Cena or The Rock, both have made good jobs of their roles in other films.
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#557749 - 7th Aug 2011 9:09pm Re: Jack Reacher [Re: diggingdeeper]
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Jason Statham from the Transporter movies could do it, he'd play the part perfectly. Think he'd do it more justice than Cruise.

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#557761 - 7th Aug 2011 9:49pm Re: Jack Reacher [Re: detsi]
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John Cena's still a boy, The Rock has done too many comedies for my liking, Jason Statham is too skinny! tease

He'd have to be older, bigger, taller, I don't know :S But not Tom Cruise for god's sake tease

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#560270 - 11th Aug 2011 12:22pm Re: Jack Reacher [Re: detsi]
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Vincent D'Onofrio would have been ideal 5 or so years ago.

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#560293 - 11th Aug 2011 1:00pm Re: Jack Reacher [Re: ]
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Originally Posted By: CrocodileDundee
Vincent D'Onofrio would have been ideal 5 or so years ago.


Yeah because you said that when I started reading them I can't imagine anyone else playing him!

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