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THE IRON GIANT marathon on Cartoon Network!!

Discussion in 'Archived Threads 2001-2004' started by Vickie_M, Jul 2, 2002.

  1. Vickie_M

    Vickie_M Well-Known Member

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    This wasn't moved over from Movies so I wanted to make sure TV people would see it too...
    The Cartoon Network is having a marathon showing of THE IRON GIANT tonight! Starting at 6:00pm (that's Central time) it's all Iron Giant, all the time, for 24 hours!
    I love this movie, saw it several times in the theater, and own the DVD, so I don't *need* to tune into the marathon, but I just think this is wonderful. The movie has never gotten the proper attention it deserves, and this marathon is a step in the right direction.
    It'd be a nice gesture to write to the Cartoon Network and thank them, perhaps even write to some of the sponsors (I don't know who that will be yet).
     
  2. Steve Tannehill

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    I wonder if it will be broadcast in widescreen?

    - Steve
     
  3. Vince Maskeeper

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    Pan and scan I'd assume- but either way it's a great thing!

    -Vince
     
  4. TonyD

    TonyD Who do we think I am?

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    its a great thing yes.

    but why?
     
  5. Vickie_M

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    Why what?
     
  6. Thi Them

    Thi Them Well-Known Member

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    Because the movie will be receiving the attention it deserves.

    ~T
     
  7. John Berggren

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    Cartoon Network is doing this film a great service. Perhaps they could have alternated Pan and Scan with Widescreen, satisfying everyone.

    This is a GREAT thing.
     
  8. TonyD

    TonyD Who do we think I am?

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    sorry i meant to say why this specific day or how about on a weekend.
    also don't get me wrong it is one of my favorite movies.
    here
     
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    I am so happy to hear this.

    The Iron Giant is so underrated, this was one of the most most magical American Animated films ever!!!
    It blows away about 90% of Disney films
     
  10. John Berggren

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    After this I'm ready for the new SE DVD. How much longer must I wait?!
     

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