[rescue] replacing an Ultra2
phil.stracchino at speakeasy.net
Sat Apr 28 21:42:53 CDT 2007
Charles Shannon Hendrix wrote:
> I've always thought that if I were a billionaire, there are a few
> cinematic issues I'd want to take care of:
> - I would redo Starship Troopers with about 25% of the action of the
> disaster version, and put the heart and soul of Heinlein back in
> it. It would probably be about 6 hours long and no one would
> watch it, but dammit... it would be good.
I'd watch it. And buy a copy for my collection.
> - There would be a lot more sci-fi movies, but not the Hollywood
> glossy versions.
I'd nominate F.M. Busby's Rissa Kerguelen/The Long View trilogy, and
James Blish's Cities in Flight, as a start.
It's not the years, it's the mileage.
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