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American Idiot Film Coming Soon

Posted by: Jonathan Bautts (04/13/11)
Universal is in negotiations to pick up the screen rights for American Idiot, with Michael Mayer to direct and Oscar-winner Dustin Lance Black to write.
  
 
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12:28 AM on 04/13/11
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sweet, ill probably check it out
01:07 AM on 04/13/11
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When will it stop?
01:07 AM on 04/13/11
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Oh, come on. Wasn't the play enough? I mean, I like the album and band just as much as the next guy, but wasn't the massive success of the album and Broadway musical enough to get the point across? I guess it's all about making money though, which is a bummer.
01:08 AM on 04/13/11
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Thought this was that AI documentary on first glance. Wanted to see that for ages.

Could be good, could be awful. Wait and see.
01:12 AM on 04/13/11
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I don't know how I feel about this. Is it really necessary to make a film?
01:15 AM on 04/13/11
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Will most likely watch multiple times, screw tha h@terz.
01:16 AM on 04/13/11
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UH Tom Hanks is a producer, this can't end up being all that shitty can it?
01:38 AM on 04/13/11
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UH Tom Hanks is a producer, this can't end up being all that shitty can it?

isn't Tom Hanks an actor? sure this could be shitty lol. devils advocate.

for some reason, when I try to picture an American Idiot movie, I think of that movie Suburbia with Giovanni Ribisi... just like setting-wise haha.
01:41 AM on 04/13/11
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Oh, come on. Wasn't the play enough? I mean, I like the album and band just as much as the next guy, but wasn't the massive success of the album and Broadway musical enough to get the point across? I guess it's all about making money though, which is a bummer.
To be fair, they were talking about doing an AI movie before the play even happened.

Plus this way I might actually be able to see the stupid fucking thing.
01:41 AM on 04/13/11
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this is getting out of hand with all of the American Idiot stuff.
03:27 AM on 04/13/11
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i agree, a little overboard with american idiot, but im deffinetly going to check it out anyway
03:55 AM on 04/13/11
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03:57 AM on 04/13/11
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Oh, come on. Wasn't the play enough? I mean, I like the album and band just as much as the next guy, but wasn't the massive success of the album and Broadway musical enough to get the point across? I guess it's all about making money though, which is a bummer.
This. Except I don't like Green Day, haha.
04:42 AM on 04/13/11
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but they were just about to go back to being a normal band? cigarettes and valentines :(
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