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Knight Rider: The Movie Website

Postby EdwardKnoxII » Sat Dec 06, 2003 9:35 pm

Here's someone that made a whole website and wrote out a script for a Knight Rider movie. I do question some of the parts. I mean David Duchovny as Michael? He's way to monotone for the happy-go-lucky Michael. And Angelina Jolie looks way to super modelish for the girl next door looks of Bonnie. And I think she'd do about as good of job playing the tech as Rebecca Holden did. (IE not very believeable).

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Postby Michael Pajaro » Sat Dec 06, 2003 9:37 pm

As a reminder to everyone, this website is part of a GAME. Nothing about it has anything to do with what is going on with the real movie.
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Postby EdwardKnoxII » Sat Dec 06, 2003 9:44 pm

I have to admit years ago when I found that site I thought it really was for a KR movie for alittle bit. You have to give the guy credit he went the extra mile with the site. Script, pics, interviews, games, etc. He did a real good job.

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Postby KITT » Sun Dec 07, 2003 12:09 am

didnt we just go over this not too long ago? perhaps it needs to be a sticky topic so people don't ask the same thing about the website again.

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Postby Benjamin Knight » Sun Dec 07, 2003 12:38 am

I foud this site, and posted it KITT, I was shocked thinging it was real or something!

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Postby KARR 2000 » Sun Dec 07, 2003 5:36 am

In the game section those tracks were from NFS4 and someone made KITT for that game.
So...... I have no idea what to write here.

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Postby 86chvs10 » Sun Dec 07, 2003 11:09 am

and when you go to that site if you click on the game that track that you see kitt is racing is a copyed track from need for speed hot pursuit 3 the old playstation 1 game made a long time ago.

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Postby CB2001 » Sun Dec 07, 2003 11:47 am

Well, I'm surprised this popped up again.

The website was for a game called Virtual Producer, then it was used for a similar game called Producer's Chair. Both games are now no longer in existance.

I know my choice for Michael may have seemed off, but at the time I thought Duchovny DID seem a bit Michael Knight-ish to me in several of his performances (i.e. "Playing God", "The X-Files", and "Evolution"). As for Angelina, I chose her because she can play a character who is intelligent in the field of technology ("Hackers") and is also beautiful.

The game shots are actually from "Need for Speed: High Stakes". I used that one because the graphics were sharper. Not only that, it included a 1999 Trans Am model (which I raced a few times on different tracks to get the shots seen). Then I used the KITT model from the NFS Knights, and used only shots from the interior to get the view of the driver. I used Microsoft's PictureIt to alter the pictures (i.e. text, the scanner on the outside shots, KITT's POV for the game, moving the map, adding KITT stats, etc).

I have considered on taking down the site, seeing that I have no real reason for it to be there anymore. Plus, it is also confusing people, even with the disclaimer at the bottom of the page.

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Postby JL » Sun Dec 07, 2003 8:04 pm

I certainly understand why you might want to take down your page, CB, but please don't. I for one really enjoyed most of what you did in adapting "Knight of the Phoenix" for both the big screen and the late '90s/early '00s. :(

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Postby CB2001 » Sun Dec 07, 2003 11:18 pm

And the funny thing was that I didn't even see "Knight of the Phoenix" except for a few MPEGs, pictures and soundwaves for it (including Michael's Team Knight Rider site). I didn't realize how close I was until I got my hands on the DVD for the pilot episode, about three/four years later. Strange.

Though if I had decided to do an adaptation for the sequel, I would have had done KITT vs. KARR. Man, the ideas I had for that. Too bad I don't have as much time as I used to.

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Postby Dome » Mon Dec 08, 2003 2:40 am

nice page! but if they will use in the real movie Michael Knight it should be David Hasselhoff who's acting him, if they choose anybody else, the should create a new caracter!
THERE IS ONLY ONE MICHAEL KNIGHT, HE'S CALLED DAVID HASSELHOFF

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Postby Irish Knight » Mon Dec 08, 2003 3:20 pm

Dome wrote: But if they will use in the real movie Michael Knight it should be David Hasselhoff who's acting him, if they choose anybody else, the should create a new caracter!
THERE IS ONLY ONE MICHAEL KNIGHT, HE'S CALLED DAVID HASSELHOFF


Exactly. David Hasselhoff was and still is the One and Only Michael Knight.

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Postby knightimmortal » Tue Dec 09, 2003 12:12 am

If I may make a slight suggestion, CB2001, if you choose, you might want to put it in large letters that it is a work of fan fiction, with a standard fan fiction disclaimer beneath it. It might cut down on the amount of confusion. I would definitely advise against taking it down, since it is a wonderful and creative work of fiction, but you might want to put a few notes that help keep the general fic writer out of hot and slightly confusing water. :)

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Postby neps » Tue Dec 09, 2003 8:21 am

I wouldn't suggest taking it down either, just a better and bigger disclaimer. It's a fun site to have out there and is slightly enoyable when people bring it up again (Aaah, that ol thang!)

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Postby Dome » Tue Dec 09, 2003 9:29 am

Irish Knight wrote:
Dome wrote: But if they will use in the real movie Michael Knight it should be David Hasselhoff who's acting him, if they choose anybody else, the should create a new caracter!
THERE IS ONLY ONE MICHAEL KNIGHT, HE'S CALLED DAVID HASSELHOFF


Exactly. David Hasselhoff was and still is the One and Only Michael Knight.

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Postby K.I.T.T » Tue Dec 09, 2003 3:24 pm

hey Mike, BTW, i like the 12 days of christmas thing on newknightrider site.. very festive

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Postby Michael Pajaro » Tue Dec 09, 2003 3:27 pm

Thanks, now I just need to get off my butt as always and finish putting it together. It's not a big thing, just something for the holidays.
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Postby CB2001 » Wed Dec 10, 2003 9:17 am

I already have a disclaimer at the bottom of the page. I remember a while back when I first posted the link here, one of you guys commented "If it wasn't for the disclaimer, I would have believed this was for real."

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Postby knightimmortal » Wed Dec 10, 2003 12:37 pm

What we are saying is to have a much larger one, and more in tune with the general fan fiction disclaimer.

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Postby CB2001 » Wed Dec 10, 2003 1:41 pm

Well, the size I can change, but the disclaimer can remain the same, seeing that it clearly states everything that a fan fiction story would, that the characters, cars and items featured are copyrighted to the people who own them and that the site is not for a real film.

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Postby Michael Pajaro » Wed Dec 10, 2003 3:07 pm

Maybe you should try something like this:

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I bet we'd STILL get questions asking if it was real.
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Postby CB2001 » Wed Dec 10, 2003 10:30 pm

ROFL!!! LOL!!!!! I like the changes to the poster Michael! :P

Actually, coming to think about it, I still have that e-mail you sent me asking if it was okay to use some of the altered pictures I made for the site, to be used for yours. I sent you a reply but never heard from you after that.

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Postby cloudkitt » Thu Dec 11, 2003 9:17 pm

HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHA

Mike's that's awesome. And you're right, we'd probably still get people asking if it were real.
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Postby CB2001 » Fri Dec 12, 2003 11:59 am

As strange as it sounds, I've recently thought about doing a movie trailer for the concept. I know there is a fanbase for such a thing, seeing many of people have done fan-made trailers before. I even found one site that has tons of them! Here's the link: http://www.fanmadetrailers.com

What I had in mind for the trailer was to use my Trans-Am model after I finish the alterations and painting of it. I have a MiniDV camera and editing software and had plans on adding the flashing of the scanner light with the use of animation and use a sound clip of KITT from the Pilot episode. It's sort of a teaser trailer idea.

Of course, I've also had ideas on doing a "Basic Instinct 2" trailer and a "Robocop vs. The Terminator" trailer too. So, don't expect me to do the "Knight Rider: The Movie" teaser trailer soon.

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Re: Knight Rider: The Movie Website

Postby MKnightRider82 » Fri Dec 12, 2003 9:49 pm

I mean David Duchovny as Michael? He's way to monotone for the happy-go-lucky Michael. And Angelina Jolie looks way to super modelish for the girl next door looks of Bonnie. And I think she'd do about as good of job playing the tech as Rebecca Holden did.


I read this once long before I joined the board. It was back when I had only seen the pilot episode once. Reading through this made-up script did get me to recall some things. I saw KNIGHT OF THE PHOENIX a second time about a week before I joined.

Anyway, I don't think Duchovny should have been used as the role for Michael. He seems somewhat like a weiner to go running around fooling with criminals the regular law cannot get past. I think he would be a good idea for just Michael Long. They should have used someone more badass looking for Michael Knight.

And as for Jolie doing Bonnie, I don't see anything against that in a big production. She's not exactly who I would think up, but I think she fits the role just fine. Connery is exactly who I would use for Devon. I once was thinking about how he'd fit the role when I watched something with him.


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