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(Newser)   Remember when Christian Slater was hot? Neither does America. The onetime A-lister found a new basement in the box office this year with his presumably horrible horror flick, Playback   (newser.com ) divider line
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2012-12-31 03:05:09 AM  
2 votes:
I guess it ain't white boy day.
2012-12-30 07:33:41 PM  
1 vote:

StrandedInAZ: HempHead: Am I the only one who liked his tv show "the forgotten"?

I really liked it, so I was not surprised when it was cancelled.


I loved it, so I wasn't surprised when it got canned, either.  From 2009-2012 someone was desperately trying to get him on television.   He had three high profile shows which all got canceled, but couldn't have been cheap to make:

My Own Worst Enemy
The Forgotten
Breaking In

It's like someone thought they'd lose their soul if he didn't get a TV show off the ground.
2012-12-30 05:38:19 PM  
1 vote:
I'm to busy gleaming the cube to remember what this thread was about.
2012-12-30 05:38:15 PM  
1 vote:
By far his best movie!
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\but seriously no love for True Romance?
2012-12-30 05:36:40 PM  
1 vote:

HempHead: Am I the only one who liked his tv show "the forgotten"?


I really liked it, so I was not surprised when it was cancelled.
2012-12-30 05:19:15 PM  
1 vote:

slayer199: You can only impersonate Jack Nicholson so long before it gets old.


Yet directors seem to want "youthful sarcasm". In "How to Train Your Dragon" I kept wondering why the director wanted the Hiccup character to channel Christian Slater doing his Nicholson impression. And "Rise of the Guardians" seemed to do sorta the same.

I guess "youthful sarcasm" is every director's go-to characterization when the director is drawing a blank. "Um. Can you make it more 'edgy'? More. Even more. More. OK, every syllable is dripping with ennui and disdain. Now multiply that by 10."
2012-12-30 05:04:42 PM  
1 vote:
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