If ever there was a perfect moment to create a Three Stooges film, it’s now.
With the Mideast roiling, parts of Africa in chaos and even Wisconsin stealing front-page real estate, it’s time for a feel-good flick to distract the hoi polloi from the terror of reality.
Even if it takes two years to come to fruition, just the game of guessing what actor might play which Stooge, is enough distraction from the world gone crazy and oh yes, the Charlie Sheen hoopla and Oscar second-guessing.
First we hear that the Farrelly brothers initially considered casting Benicio Del Toro, Sean Penn and Jim Carrey as our favorite buffoons; next thing we hear it’s Justin Timberlake (Justin Timberlake?) for Larry, Johnny Knoxville as Moe and Will Sasso as lovable knucklehead Curly.
On top of that head-scratching casting possibilities, we now hear...