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Old 11-17-2011, 11:18 PM   #1
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Question Do You Think The Addama Family Movies Make It Impossible to Do A TV Remake?

Were the movie remakes done so well, that doing a remake of the tv series is virtually impossible to try?

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If memory serves, Fox Family did one in the '90s that was based more on the movies than the '60s series or the Charles Addams cartoons. I don't remember if it was any good, though.

What do you think about Tim Burton's upcoming stop-motion movie, Brian? I'm looking forward to it.

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If memory serves, Fox Family did one in the '90s that was based more on the movies than the '60s series or the Charles Addams cartoons. I don't remember if it was any good, though.

What do you think about Tim Burton's upcoming stop-motion movie, Brian? I'm looking forward to it.

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If Tim Burton is behind it, you know it is gonna be good. LOL That's if and when it ever gets made....
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If Tim Burton is behind it, you know it is gonna be good. LOL That's if and when it ever gets made....

Agreed! He has a lot of projects that wind up in development hell.
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Were the movie remakes done so well, that doing a remake of the tv series is virtually impossible to try?

No, they did it in the 90's they were pretty good. John Astin actually did a couple of appearances on the new show, his character met someone who erily looked like the original Morticia.
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The movies were fine but there is no way to reasonably capture any 60's comedy. As good as Christoper Lloyd was as Fester, how can you ever replace Jackie Coogan?
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