Movie proposal - Kaiserreich: The Second American Civil War

Discussion in 'Alternate History Books and Media' started by nik2016, Nov 3, 2017.

  1. terranova210486 Well-Known Member

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    Any more ideas?
     
  2. terranova210486 Well-Known Member

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    Like Game of Thrones?
     
  3. President Earl Warren Well-Known Member

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    kinda.
     
  4. angakkuq Friendly Neighborhood Geek

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    Oh hell yeah.
     
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  5. Pedersen Well-Known Member

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    Well, they are the communists of Kaiserreich, right? ;-)
     
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  6. ETGalaxy Long live the King of America!

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    I mean, there are several differences between syndicalism and communism (and I think many syndicalist nations in KR are democratic), however, from the audience's perspective, much of which probably wouldn't know much about syndicalism, the CSA would appear communist.

    In my opinion, if the director of a 2nd ACW is given enough freedom, any side could be depicted as the protagonist or antagonist.
     
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  7. Ice34 Well-Known Member

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    If we put that into a Game of Thrones style of character based TV show, that would be incredibly interesting. And magic wouldn't come along to ruin the dynamic.
    If noone else is able to, I'd be willing.
     
  8. Aqua817 The Means of Production

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    Like, a massive Dieselpunk world, where it's not quite proper mecha level dieselpunk, but it's getting there with zeppelins and stuff. And the protagonist is a zeppelin captain for the Southern secessionist group (they get the CSA, and the Combined Syndicates gets a new name, like the American Syndicated Communities or something), and in the beginning, it starts off as him being a begrudging Captain of the southern secessionist group, when he's blown off course on a mission and ends up in German Tanzaniyka, where he learns about what's happening in the rest of the world. He then realizes that the Southern secessionist group is only gonna have that keep going, so he decides to switch sides, and the end of the movie is him slamming the zeppelin into the southern version of the White house lawn and then storming the presidency.
     
  9. terranova210486 Well-Known Member

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    What actors would you use for this?
     
  10. nik2016 Well-Known Member

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    Holly Taylor (Paige from "The Americans")
     
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  11. terranova210486 Well-Known Member

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    Any other actor ideas?
     
  12. Baron Steakpuncher Probably stupid

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    Vin diesal as macarthur
     
  13. Gabzcervo Creator of Rivers Among the Stars

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    Chris Hemsworth as CAS soldier.
     
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  14. terranova210486 Well-Known Member

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    Any more ideas?