Screen Junkies » Flashforward http://www.screenjunkies.com Movie Reviews & TV Show Reviews Sat, 13 Dec 2014 01:22:56 +0000 en hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.3.1 David Goyer says ‘FlashForward’ Will Move Story Forward; ‘Magneto’ Still Alive http://www.screenjunkies.com/tv/tv-news/david-goyer-says-flashforward-will-move-story-forward;-magneto-still-alive/ http://www.screenjunkies.com/tv/tv-news/david-goyer-says-flashforward-will-move-story-forward;-magneto-still-alive/#comments Wed, 30 Nov -0001 00:00:00 +0000 That compelling storyline is comin' right for us!If you've been devotedly watching FlashForward recently and wishing there wasn't so much lag time in between the juicy, brain-wrinkling turn of events, then get ready to be happy. Screen Junkies got the opportunity to sit down with the show's creator and executive producer David Goyer, and he told us FlashForward is cramming a ton more story into season one than was originally intended:By the end of the season we will have burned through what I think I was originally thinking would be the first two seasons. One thing that we’ve done is we’ve moved things forward. We certainly are responding to some of the fans saying, “Are we not moving fast enough?” So we’ve kind of been given the opportunity now to answer a lot more questions and move faster. I will say that starting with our first two hour, we answer a ton. Answers are so much less infuriating than more questions. Steeped in so much mystery, the show was starting to become as frustrating as trying to figure out where to go to dinner with a girlfriend. "I want to go wherever you want to go. Well I want to go wherever YOU want to go. That's it! We're boiling hot dogs and drinking boxed wine."David Goyer also talked about the development of his current feature projects, including the origin story of X-Men baddie Magneto. He wouldn't give up much, but when asked if Magneto was still in the works, Goyer responded, "Yes."So there you have it, folks. Magneto is definitely maybe going to be hitting theaters sometime soon/never. Let's just hope Ian McKellen is still alive to see the premiere. Celebs are droppin' like flies these days. Don't you give me the stink eye, McKellen.(Source: Fred Topel)

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That compelling storyline is comin’ right for us!

If you’ve been devotedly watching FlashForward recently and wishing there wasn’t so much lag time in between the juicy, brain-wrinkling turn of events, then get ready to be happy. Screen Junkies got the opportunity to sit down with the show’s creator and executive producer David Goyer, and he told us FlashForward is cramming a ton more story into season one than was originally intended:

By the end of the season we will have burned through what I think I was originally thinking would be the first two seasons. One thing that we’ve done is we’ve moved things forward. We certainly are responding to some of the fans saying, “Are we not moving fast enough?” So we’ve kind of been given the opportunity now to answer a lot more questions and mov faster. I will say that starting with our first two hour, we answer a ton.

Answers are so much less infuriating than more questions. Steeped in so much mystery, the show was starting to become as frustrating as trying to figure out where to go to dinner with a girlfriend. "I want to go wherever you want to go. Well I want to go wherever YOU want to go. That’s it! We’re boiling hot dogs and drinking boxed wine."

David Goyer also talked about the development of his current feature projects, including the origin story of X-Men baddie Magneto. He wouldn’t give up much, but when asked if Magneto was still in the works, Goyer responded, "Yes."

So there you have it, folks. Magneto is definitely maybe going to be hitting theaters sometime soon/never. Let’s just hope Ian McKellen is still alive to see the premiere. Celebs are droppin’ like flies these days.

Don’t you give me the stink eye, McKellen.

(Source: Fred Topel)

 

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“FlashForward’s” Courtney B. Vance Wins Over Court with ‘Retarded Donut Man’ Speech http://www.screenjunkies.com/tv/tv-news/flashforwards-courtney-b-vance-wins-over-court-with-retarded-donut-man-speech/ http://www.screenjunkies.com/tv/tv-news/flashforwards-courtney-b-vance-wins-over-court-with-retarded-donut-man-speech/#comments Wed, 30 Nov -0001 00:00:00 +0000 Retarded Donut Man Speech - Watch more Funny Videos In case you missed Rosie O'Donnell going full retard over the weekend in the replay of Riding on the Bus with My Sister, don't fear. We have FlashForward's Courtney B. Vance embarrassing Special folks everywhere in the made-for-TV movie The Boys Next Door. In this scene, Courtney B. Vance plays a retarded character imagining himself as the real Courtney B. Vance addressing a courtroom full of people, only to then realize that the real Courtney B. Vance is just a figment of the actor Courtney B. Vance's retarded character's imagination. Oh god... this is so meta it's metarded. These links be fat with donuts:  Awesome Cartoon Intros In Foreign Languages (HolyTaco)   Dwight Schrute And Gilbert Arenas Hang Out (TotalProSports) 13 Bed Sheets That Are Cooler Than Yours (TheChive) Cats React To Twilight New Moon Trailer (FilmDrunk) 20 Funniest Animal Photobombs Of All Time (SuperTremendous) 5 "Best" Columbus Day Related Films (Pajiba) Jessica Alba's Wet Sex Scene (CelebJihad) Top 10 Val Kilmer Movie Roles (Unreality) The Best/Worst Professions To Date (Asylum) Road Trip To The Grove (BustedCoverage) 25 Examples Of Sad, Sad Kids Halloween Costumes (RegretfulMorning) Getting A Waitress To Go Home With You (MadeMan) Earnhardt Losing Streak Reaches 51 (AllLeftTurns) Bar Clearing Brawl Ends In Gangsta Gunfight (NothingToxic) Blind Date With A Deep Throat (Atom)

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Retarded Donut Man Speech – Watch more Funny Videos

In case you missed Rosie O’Donnell going full retard over the weekend in the replay of Riding on the Bus with My Sister, don’t fear. We have FlashForward‘s Courtney B. Vance embarrassing Special folks everywhere in the made-for-TV movie The Boys Next Door. In this scene, Courtney B. Vance plays a retarded character imagining himself as the real Courtney B. Vance addressing a courtroom full of people, only to then realize that the real Courtney B. Vance is just a figment of the actor Courtney B. Vance’s retarded character’s imagination. Oh god… this is so meta it’s metarded.

These links be fat with donuts: 

Awesome Cartoon Intros In Foreign Languages (HolyTaco)

 

Dwight Schrute And Gilbert Arenas Hang Out (TotalProSports)

13 Bed Sheets That Are Cooler Than Yours (TheChive)

Cats React To Twiligh New Moon Trailer (FilmDrunk)

20 Funniest Animal Photobombs Of All Time (SuperTremendous)

5 "Best" Columbus Day Related Films (Pajiba)

Jessica Alba’s Wet Sex Scene (CelebJihad)

Top 10 Val Kilmer Movie Roles (Unreality)

The Best/Worst Professions To Date (Asylum)

Road Trip To The Grove (BustedCoverage)

25 Examples Of Sad, Sad Kids Halloween Costumes (RegretfulMorning)

Getting A Waitress To Go Home With You (MadeMan)

Earnhardt Losing Streak Reaches 51 (AllLeftTurns)

Bar Clearing Brawl Ends In Gangsta Gunfight (NothingToxic)

Blind Date With A Deep Throat (Atom)

 

 

  

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David Goyer Talks ‘Flashforward’ http://www.screenjunkies.com/tv/tv-news/david-goyer-talks-flashforward/ http://www.screenjunkies.com/tv/tv-news/david-goyer-talks-flashforward/#comments Thu, 18 Jun 2009 19:43:56 +0000 Reza F.  The Futon Critic snagged a great interview with David S. Goyer (The Dark Knight, Blade) and Marc Guggenheim, Executive Producers on the new ABC sci-fi/drama FlashForward.  In it they discuss the confusion over the show's labeled genre, the difficulties of writing a serialized show for today's viewers, and the mysterious date of April 29, 2010, the day the characters experienced their flash forwards.  If you're not aware of the show's premise, basically when a mysterious event causes the entire world to black out for two minutes and seventeen seconds, humanity is given a glimpse into its near future, and every man, woman, and child is forced to come to grips with whether their destinies can be avoided or fulfilled.  Read the interview in full by clicking on Goyer's delightful smile below.

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The Futon Critic snagged a great interview with David S. Goyer (The Dark Knight, Blade) and Marc Guggenheim, Executive Producers on the new ABC sci-fi/drama FlashForward.  In it they discuss the confusion over the show’s labeled genre, the difficulties of writing a serialized show for today’s viewers, and the mysterious date of April 29, 2010, the day the characters experienced their flash forwards.  If you’re not aware of the show’s premise, basically when a mysterious event causes the entire world to black out for two minutes and seventeen seconds, humanity is given a glimpse into its near future, and every man, woman, and child is forced to come to grips with whether their destinies can be avoided or fulfilled.  Read the interview in full by clicking on Goyer’s delightful smile below.

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FLASHFORWARD http://www.screenjunkies.com/tv/shows/flashforward/ http://www.screenjunkies.com/tv/shows/flashforward/#comments Wed, 30 Nov -0001 00:00:00 +0000 Network: ABCCast: Joseph Fiennes, John Cho, Courtney B. VanceProducers: David S. Goyer, Brannon Braga, Marc Guggenheim Synopsis: When a mysterious event causes the entire world to black out, humanity is given a glimpse into its near future, and every man, woman and child is forced to come to grips with whether their destinies can be avoided of fulfilled.

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Network: ABC

Cast: Joseph Fiennes, John Cho, Courtney B. Vance

Producers: David S. Goyer, Brannon Braga, Marc Guggenheim 

Synopsis: When a mysterious event causes the entire world to black out, humanity is given a glimpse into its near future, and every man, woman and child is forced to come to grips with whether their destinies can be avoided of fulfilled.

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