"Raging Bull", "Rocky III", "The A-Team" and Morrissey

Discussion in 'General Discussion archive 1999 (read-only)' started by Tour Jacket With Detachable Sleeves, Oct 18, 1999.

  1. After watching Martin Scorsese's "Raging Bull" for the umpteenth time last night, it suddenly struck me that if the film was being made now, Morrissey, provided he could put on a lot of weight would play the part very well.

    On the other hand; it is inconceivable to imagine him playing Sylvester Stallone's opponent Mr T. in "Rocky III".

    Although, if you want: "The A-Team" could have been about The Smiths

    Hannibal: Morrissey
    Face: Johnny Marr
    Murdoch: Andy Rourke
    B.A.: Mike Joyce
    Amy: Linder

    "In 1982, a crack-commando unit broke out of Manchester...."

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