Charlie Kaufman Once Pitched A Gilligan's Island Reboot Filled With Murder And Cannibalism

Just sit right back and you'll hear a tale, a tale of a fateful trip... "Gilligan's Island" is a classic American sitcom that followed the adventures of seven castaways on a tiny island, stranded after their ship, The Minnow, runs aground. The series aired for three seasons on CBS from 1964 to 1967, receiving solid ratings. In syndication, "Gilligan's Island" became a part of American popular culture, cementing Bob Denver's hapless character Gilligan as an all-time great.  The series was family-friendly, fluffy stuff that made folks laugh, but there was almost a very dark reboot. "The Suicide Squad" director James Gunn revealed via Twitter that Oscar-winning... The post Charlie Kaufman Once Pitched a Gilligan's Island Reboot Filled With Murder and Cannibalism appeared first on /Film.

Oct 13, 2021 - SlashFilm
Just sit right back and you'll hear a tale, a tale of a fateful trip... "Gilligan's Island" is a classic American sitcom that followed the adventures of seven castaways on a tiny island, stranded after their ship, The Minnow, runs aground. The series aired for three seasons on CBS from 1964 to 1967, receiving solid ratings. In syndication, "Gilligan's Island" became a part of American popular culture, cementing Bob Denver's hapless character Gilligan as an all-time great.  The series was family-friendly,..