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Treasure Island
« on: January 08, 2011, 05:27:08 pm »
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Read all about it here:



It's a TV movie that will be in two-parts, four hours.  Wonder if it will come to the USA?  If it does, a'hoy Sci-Fi channel! (well... that's my bet!)
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« Reply #1 on: January 08, 2011, 07:26:07 pm »
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It's good to see that he has been offered this role.  I also wonder if it will eventually make it's way to the US at some point.  It would be a shame if we couldn't see him in this. 
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« Reply #2 on: January 09, 2011, 08:29:18 am »
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Oh man I hope it will be shown here too.
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« Reply #3 on: January 10, 2011, 07:13:38 am »
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i'm actually more excited about this film than the small cameo in that "other" film. 

in that "other" film, elijah is in familiar territory. with treasure island, he's going to portray a character like never before, and i love to watch him take on traits he has yet to conquer.

i too hope this will go beyond the borders of the UK.
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« Reply #4 on: January 10, 2011, 08:52:48 am »
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i'm actually more excited about this film than the small cameo in that "other" film. 

in that "other" film, elijah is in familiar territory. with treasure island, he's going to portray a character like never before, and i love to watch him take on traits he has yet to conquer.

i too hope this will go beyond the borders of the UK.


I don't know this story really, and I have no idea if his character is a main character, or not.  And what he's like, his character I mean.
Can anyone help me with this?
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« Reply #5 on: January 10, 2011, 08:04:17 pm »
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I don't know this story really, and I have no idea if his character is a main character, or not.  And what he's like, his character I mean.
Can anyone help me with this?


sure! this is what i wrote about the other day.



and this is how the author describes gunn in the book:


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« Reply #6 on: January 11, 2011, 09:20:24 am »
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Wow, now I'm really hoping that they will air it here, or that it will be available on DVD or .  Thank you so much for explaining that. 
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« Reply #7 on: February 02, 2011, 08:08:04 pm »
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hot off the presses! for those who were hoping treasure island would air other than SKY in the UK, it will show on SYFY as well.



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« Reply #8 on: February 02, 2011, 10:15:56 pm »
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Wow, two television premieres in '12.  :0  Very nice!!  Thanks for the new info, Deenan. 

If Elijah keeps it up in television, maybe he'll land an original Hallmark movie role.
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« Reply #9 on: February 04, 2011, 08:01:05 am »
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it's a little confusing, but i think it will air on sky late in 2011 then make its rounds early the following year. some reports say it will originally air in 2011, some say 2012. i'm thinking it will be in 2011 since it's begun to film.

btw, hallmark is good, but i think a syfy production is better. 
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« Reply #10 on: February 27, 2011, 12:09:42 pm »
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Treasure Island is one of my favorite stories, and I've seen most of the movie adaptations.  My favorite thing about Ben Gunn is his intense craving for cheese.  He's been stuck on the island for years, and the first thing he asks when he sees another human soul is, do you have any cheese?  (I would miss cheese, too.)
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« Reply #11 on: April 03, 2011, 12:13:04 am »
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yeah, what's with ben and cheese? i like it too, but after being stuck on an island for three years, i'd rather have it wrapped around a hamburger. 

anyway, you guys... there's a little snippet of treasure island on you tube now and we have our first glimpse of ben! he's seen very quickly but i don't think you'll miss him.

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not what i was expecting at all, but i didn't really know what to expect. elijah looks amazing and from what i could tell, the movie has a fresh look to it as well.
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« Reply #12 on: April 03, 2011, 12:52:35 am »
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My apologies if these are too big!
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« Reply #13 on: April 04, 2011, 07:51:49 am »
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here are two productions shots.



wild man ben! it's great to finally see how they made him look.
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« Reply #14 on: April 04, 2011, 07:55:42 pm »
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Elijah is one sexy pirate!
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