Good Omens.

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Postby Bouncy Castle » Thu Nov 05, 2009 2:32 pm

I bought Neverwhere, and got about a quarter of the way through, before I gave up.
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Postby Kladivo » Thu Nov 05, 2009 3:05 pm

As far as I can remember the original proposed cast for Gilliams' GO included Robin Williams and Johnny Depp. Just can't figure out which one was supposed to be Azirafal and which one's Crowley ;)
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Postby Jan Van Quirm » Thu Nov 05, 2009 5:32 pm

Depp'd good for both Crowley and Azirafal (I so wanted to type Falafel there :roll: ) - can't really see Williams as either really. Genies he's v. good at, but angels, fallen or otherwise - nope doesn't work!

How about Keanu Reeves and Depp - they're supposed to be similar aren't they though one of them would have to go blond of course... :twisted:
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Postby Phoenix » Thu Nov 05, 2009 9:56 pm

Jan Van Quirm wrote:
How about Keanu Reeves and Depp - they're supposed to be similar aren't they though one of them would have to go blond of course... :twisted:


Oooh, I could see that working well! I'd quite like to see that :D

Bouncy Castle wrote:I bought Neverwhere, and got about a quarter of the way through, before I gave up.


See, I really like Neverwhere, although I did find it took a while to get into :) What was it that made you give up?
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Postby mystmoon » Mon Feb 08, 2010 2:39 pm

I used Good Omens as a way to get my friend into Terry Pratchett, I believe I said it was like Dogma but better...
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Re: Good Omens.

Postby lacottlealpha » Sat Nov 30, 2013 2:32 am

Good Omens movie- Has anybody considered Joss Whedon if Good Omens is made into a movie? His wit and one-liners from Buffy the Vampire Slayer seem very similar.
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Postby chris.ph » Sat Nov 30, 2013 5:57 am

Bouncy Castle wrote:I bought Neverwhere, and got about a quarter of the way through, before I gave up.


try roofworld by chris fowler bouncy its similar but an easier read, but i did enjoy both :D
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Re: Good Omens.

Postby Majblast » Sat Dec 07, 2013 2:37 pm

Warning: NEVER loan Good Omens to anybody. I've had to buy the damn thing three times already. Though I think the ebook may have solved that problem. Also, Kevin Smith's movie Dogma specifically credits Good Omens in the end credits. The movie is very funny itself.
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Re: Good Omens.

Postby Who's Wee Dug » Sat Dec 07, 2013 10:46 pm

You did not learn after the 2nd time. :shock: :lol:
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Re: Good Omens.

Postby Penfold » Sun Dec 08, 2013 10:53 am

I only learned after the third time for 'Good Omens' and the fifth for 'The Unadulterated Cat'! :lol:
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Re: Good Omens.

Postby Who's Wee Dug » Sun Dec 08, 2013 5:52 pm

Penfold wrote:I only learned after the third time for 'Good Omens' and the fifth for 'The Unadulterated Cat'! :lol:

It happened once for me and when I seen the state of the books were in I told her to keep them been blacklisted ever since, even when promised they would be taken care of. :evil:
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Re: Good Omens.

Postby Bouncy Castle » Thu Dec 12, 2013 1:52 pm

https://twitter.com/terryandrob/status/ ... 16/photo/1

The same picture as I've posted on the Terry & Neil thread, but look at the comment from Terry that goes with it!!
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Re: Good Omens.

Postby Tonyblack » Thu Dec 12, 2013 2:01 pm

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I've always thought the two on this cover look like Gabriel Byrne and Sting. :)
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Re: Good Omens.

Postby Sister Jennifer » Sun Dec 15, 2013 11:48 pm

That's the book cover I have. They don't remind me of either of those two though ;)
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Re: Good Omens.

Postby Sister Jennifer » Sun Dec 15, 2013 11:59 pm

But now I'm thinking of Sting.

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