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Aspiringmogul
07-19-2013, 08:54 AM
I have been thinking of adapting Joseph Conrad's novel, "Hearts of Darkness" into a SF movie, just as Francis Ford Coppola adapted it to the Vietnam War in "Apocalypse Now". But a studio has jumped the gun on me, (http://variety.com/2011/film/news/radar-pumps-sci-fi-heart-of-darkness-1118039323/) which, for me, means ...

Charles
07-19-2013, 10:15 AM
What does SF mean?

Anonymous Filmmaker
07-19-2013, 10:24 AM
What does SF mean?

Science fiction?

Aspiringmogul
07-19-2013, 03:56 PM
Yes, science fiction.

L A Morgan
07-19-2013, 04:10 PM
Go for it anyway. If they bring in their film first and it's a hit, the public will be looking for more of the same.

Aspiringmogul
07-19-2013, 04:52 PM
Go for it anyway. If they bring in their film first and it's a hit, the public will be looking for more of the same.

Thanks. But it seems as if that project has stalled.

Charli
07-20-2013, 04:44 AM
There were two spelling bee movies out. You remember the one (by the Nicholl winner) and don't remember the other. If Jung was right and we are of one mind, then similar ideas will emerge. Get it done.