A white Luke Cage movie

#1 Posted by Dernman (15160 posts) - - Show Bio

  

#2 Posted by Omega Ray Jay (7841 posts) - - Show Bio

lol genius

#3 Posted by _slim_ (13112 posts) - - Show Bio

lol

#4 Posted by Jonny_Anonymous (33629 posts) - - Show Bio
#5 Posted by ThanoStomp (790 posts) - - Show Bio

Sweet Christmas!!!!

#6 Posted by turoksonofstone (13199 posts) - - Show Bio
@ThanoStomp said:
Sweet Christmas!!!!
indeed.
#7 Posted by Nova`Prime` (4165 posts) - - Show Bio

He's got a point, if there can be a black version of Perry White, Spiderman, and Nick Fury why not a white version of Luke Cage.
 
Also that was hilarious, I especially loved the use of the corny 70s soundtrack.

#8 Posted by ReVamp (22865 posts) - - Show Bio
@ThanoStomp said:
Sweet Christmas!!!!
#9 Posted by aouric (188 posts) - - Show Bio

Hilarious and well done!

#10 Posted by Mega_spidey01 (3078 posts) - - Show Bio

jason statham for luke cage or ron perlman. if he has to be white. 

#11 Posted by daredevil21134 (11921 posts) - - Show Bio

stupid

#12 Posted by THEBlaqueBasterd (384 posts) - - Show Bio

So dumb its actually funny at the same time..

But whats funnier (ie stupid -_-) is the reaction of dimwitted individuals out there who think there is SERIOUS precedent to reverse the racial profile of the FEWWWW iconic black/non white characters.. When weve barely just about started gettin equal footing representation wise.

Its kinda like when certain white ppl will (oftimes in earnest) ask why they cant say the N word if WE can say it..Fact is.. It might be harsh..but 99% of the time "ya'll" jus dont get it

#13 Posted by Vance Astro (91262 posts) - - Show Bio

I'm sorry this is hilarious.

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#14 Posted by Spideysense44 (3467 posts) - - Show Bio

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#15 Posted by daredevil21134 (11921 posts) - - Show Bio
#16 Posted by linsanel_Doctor (1344 posts) - - Show Bio

This reminds me of Nick Fury for some reason

#17 Posted by FuriousWeasel (90 posts) - - Show Bio

@theblaquebasterd: By 'Dimwitted individuals' I suppose you mean those of us who prefer characters to stay as they are in the source material when cast in movies. The reason we complain is not inherently a race issue as you seem to think, what we have issue with is that someone took the ridiculously stupid decision to change anything about the background and history of established beloved fan-favourite characters. Any major change, whether it be race, sex, nationality, sexual preference, age and background etc. garners an equally negative response from most genuine fans. Superhero movies are commissioned on the basis that they will sell because the characters have such a large loyal following. Why then would you ignore what the fans want and potentially alienate them by making such monumental changes to the characters they so love and have such history with.

As for the race issue, why should white characters be treated with less respect when it comes to their casting in movies. The race of most characters in not an inherent part of their origin story (with obvious exceptions such as Black Panther) so you probably think it's perfectly acceptable and doesn't in any way matter that the Human Torch is being played by a black actor in the upcoming FF movie right? well I bet you wouldn't feel the same if a new Blade movie was being made with a white actor in the leading role. I would find that equally ridiculous.

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