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    This makes me all happy inside

    I just found out about this, i had no idea they were making it... but yay!

    Sky one - The Colour of magic

    Terry Pratchett is my favourite author so I can't wait for this!

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    Re: This makes me all happy inside

    Cool
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    Re: This makes me all happy inside

    "A pigment of your imagination"

    Awsome!

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    Re: This makes me all happy inside

    I wonder what people would do if they suddenly found that Hexus was a pigment of our imagination

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    Re: This makes me all happy inside

    not at all convinced by the casting

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    Re: This makes me all happy inside

    no me neither, im not sure this is going to capture the feel i got from reading the books
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    Re: This makes me all happy inside

    The hogfather they did was pretty good, so hopefully this'll be the same.

    That American git better not be twoflower he looks annoying..

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    Re: This makes me all happy inside

    Actually I might need to go back and read the Rincewind books again.

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    Re: This makes me all happy inside

    Quote Originally Posted by Whiternoise View Post
    The hogfather they did was pretty good, so hopefully this'll be the same.

    That American git better not be twoflower he looks annoying..


    twoflower's chinese!

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    Re: This makes me all happy inside

    Quote Originally Posted by Whiternoise View Post
    That American git better not be twoflower he looks annoying..
    well yes, he's portraying a yank
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    Re: This makes me all happy inside

    as Hex said though, he's supposed to be Chinese (although that wasn't clear until interesting times i don't think) .. i think he'd be better cast as someone like Hiro from Heroes.

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    Re: This makes me all happy inside

    david jason isnt rincewind he's supposed to be tall and thin and unhappy a fast runner
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    Re: This makes me all happy inside

    I enjoyed hogfather, but i think the book was better and to be honest the book will probably be better than this too. The thing is if they made it exactly like the book, what would be the point? you may as well just read the book, so i think it's a good thing that there's been some interpretation and hopefully it'll bring a new perspective on a fantastic story! One other thing, i can't wait to see how the monkey turns out

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    Re: This makes me all happy inside

    Quote Originally Posted by kasavien View Post
    I enjoyed hogfather, but i think the book was better and to be honest the book will probably be better than this too.
    ooh, controversial

    i reckon men at arms would work well as a tv adaptation

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    Re: This makes me all happy inside

    I was just thinking that or maybe guards guards! i love the graphic novel version of that. I want to re-read them all now, something for the summer i think when i have a little less to do.

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    Re: This makes me all happy inside

    know what could work well on tv? neil gaiman's sandman. let the animators run wild with per-episode art style, there's loads of stories to chose from (including continuity-free ones or otherwise), it could work well

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