just a guy made of dots and lines (crs) wrote,
just a guy made of dots and lines
crs

my next youtube ideas

Forrest Gump, but set in the baroque era or some other time when there was a new popular style of music that's now considered classical... toss in some made-up cultural references to stuff that could have plausibly been in vogue then, and have the hero run across some of the bigger historical events of the time; stuff many people today would not have heard of. But treat it as very well known stuff.

Because 200 years from now, how much of Forrest Gump will be understood without Cliff's Notes or footnotes in the "margins"?

Also: music video for "The Ballad of Barry Allen" but shot with a person living a humdrum day and daydreaming the rescues, instead of actually doing them. I think it could work.
Subscribe

  • movie

    Oh, and friends who actually go to the theatre and watch movies are great. Did that Saturday. Casino Royale - incredibly good stunts up front, and…

  • Robert Altman

    Robert Altman died last night in a hospital. Thank you for sharing your final thoughts, giving a true glimpse of a man's thoughts as his last days…

  • the question

    To Snakes or not to Snakes, that is the question. Whether 'tis nobler in the mind to suffer The asps and adders of outrageous theatre, Or to take…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic
    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 1 comment