Posted by Irn12 on March 19, 2010, 12:10 am, in reply to "POLL: Who Should Direct the "Shazam" movie?"
He directed the Mummy and the Mummy Returns. Those reminded me most of the story of Shazam and its ties to Egypt. |
: As we all know, Peter Segal has been slated to
: direct the Captain Marvel movie for a few
: years now. Since the project keeps
: stalling, it would appear Segal may not be
: up to the task. I think Segal could turn in
: a solid action-comedy, but I don't think he
: could deliver an epic. Segal's movie would
: be a second-tier effort, along the lines of
: Batman Forever , Fantastic Four , and Iron
: Man .
: Do you, dear readers, think Segal should be
: replaced on the project?
: Sam Raimi would be a...well, marvelous
: choice. He would deliver an epic of the Big
: Red Cheese. His Spider Man movies show that
: he knows how to include drama, pathos,
: action adventure, fun, and humor, and
: balance it all together, making it work
: Tim Burton would be an intriguing choice.
: I know there are those out there who may
: scream that Burton is too wierd for Captain
: Marvel, but let's face it...this is a
: reality that includes a talking tiger and an
: evil alien worm who wears glasses and a
: cathedral radio around his neck. Burton
: would fit in this reality seamlessly. He
: has the potential to make this project in an
: amazing way none of us could imagine at the
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