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Sony's Non-MCU Venom Film

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scoper wrote:
Mar 9th, 2016 1:58 am
I think they should pick a black actor to play Venom for this. Why not John Boyega?
It's thoughts like this that lead to the power rangers.

"The costume is black so he should be a black guy! The white ranger has to be a white ninja! The costume is yellow so put the Asian girl in it!"

Venom has always been a 50s style white meathead bully. Changing that takes away from the character.
Could HAVE, not could OF. What does 'could of' even mean?
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I'd be so down for Brock Lesnar playing Venom. He'd definitely bring in profits like he did for UFC. Plus you don't need to be a superb actor to play Venom. He's not a character who has a wide range of depth. He's a jealous bitter character who shows some signs of being a good person. Brock Lesnar can pull that off
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Sure, let's give someone who can't act at all a leading role.

That's worked out so well previously.

Thank God you guys aren't running the studios.
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too bad the guy is too old.....I think Stephen Lang would be make a good Eddie Brock/Venom....

Dood got buffed in Avatar and has acting chops.....he would make a good Eddie Brock (but old version....lol)....


They can make a female version - call her Lady Venom.....bam! Instanta profit!!
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scoper wrote:
Mar 9th, 2016 1:58 am
I think they should pick a black actor to play Venom for this. Why not John Boyega?
Piro21 wrote:
Mar 10th, 2016 1:26 am
It's thoughts like this that lead to the power rangers.
"The costume is black so he should be a black guy! The white ranger has to be a white ninja! The costume is yellow so put the Asian girl in it!"
As a compromise, how 'bout an actor with vitiligo?
Scorpionsy wrote:
Mar 6th, 2016 3:14 am
There is only ONE person fit enough to play VENOM...and that is WWE/MMA Champ BROCK LESNER!
brandonl wrote:
Mar 6th, 2016 7:35 pm
PS i agree on brock lesnar being a good venom. and cillian murphy or kevin bacon as carnage.
glover78 wrote:
Mar 10th, 2016 6:12 pm
I'd be so down for Brock Lesnar playing Venom.
This reminds me of the online suggestions of casting Chyna as Wonder Woman.
So impractical for innumerable reasons even before her death.
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jenviea wrote:
Mar 18th, 2017 6:33 pm

This reminds me of the online suggestions of casting Chyna as Wonder Woman.
So impractical for innumerable reasons even before her death.
Why? The guy in the comics is called Eddie BROCK...and this champ is called BROCK Lesner...not only that...BROCK Lesner LITERALLY Looks like the Eddie Brock character facially and body-size/muscular wise. PLUS, Brock is a Wrestler...all he does is ACT like an Angry BEAST in the ring. He acts it well...and he can do it well on screen. He will look even more MASSIVE as Venom in a Live-Action movie since they will enhance the Venom Size with CGI of course. Brock Lesner IS Eddie Brock/Venom...and that's the bottom line 'cause Stone Cold...er..I mean...Scorpionsy said so!
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ji2o0k wrote:
Mar 18th, 2017 12:37 pm
too bad the guy is too old.....I think Stephen Lang would be make a good Eddie Brock/Venom....

Dood got buffed in Avatar and has acting chops.....he would make a good Eddie Brock (but old version....lol)....


They can make a female version - call her Lady Venom.....bam! Instanta profit!
Lang is a good actor especailly for tough-looking characters like this..but as you said..he is too old for the role.

Oh, and in the Comics there were female Symbiotes and a Female Venom by the way. The Symbiote suit does not care if it's a man or woman it latches onto....hahaha.
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Haz wrote:
Mar 5th, 2016 9:10 pm
Maybe they'll do a Flash Thompson Agent Venom that takes place in space for something different.
Noooo...not Captain Commando Venom...although it was a fun storyline...but they need to do the original Venom right time after they butchered him in Spider-Man 3. TOPHER GRACE...What were they THINKING!!!!????
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