Talk:The Keep (film)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
WikiProject Film (Rated Start-class)
WikiProject iconThis article is within the scope of WikiProject Film. If you would like to participate, please visit the project page, where you can join the discussion and see lists of open tasks and regional and topical task forces. To use this banner, please refer to the documentation. To improve this article, please refer to the guidelines.
Start-Class article Start  This article has been rated as Start-Class on the project's quality scale.
Taskforce icon
This article is supported by the American cinema task force.
Taskforce icon
This article is supported by the British cinema task force.
Taskforce icon
This article is supported by the War films task force.
 
WikiProject Horror (Rated Start-class, Low-importance)
WikiProject iconThis article is within the scope of WikiProject Horror, an attempt to build a comprehensive and detailed guide to fictional horror in film, literature and other media on Wikipedia. If you would like to participate, you can edit one of the articles mentioned below, or visit the project page, where you can join the project and contribute to the general Project discussion to talk over new ideas and suggestions.
Start-Class article Start  This article has been rated as Start-Class on the project's quality scale.
 Low  This article has been rated as Low-importance on the project's importance scale.
 
WikiProject United States / American Cinema (Rated Start-class)
WikiProject iconThis article is within the scope of WikiProject United States, a collaborative effort to improve the coverage of topics relating to the United States of America on Wikipedia. If you would like to participate, please visit the project page, where you can join the ongoing discussions.
Start-Class article Start  This article has been rated as Start-Class on the project's quality scale.
 ???  This article has not yet received a rating on the project's importance scale.
Taskforce icon
This article is supported by WikiProject Film - American cinema task force.
 
WikiProject Romania (Rated Start-class)
WikiProject iconThis article is within the scope of WikiProject Romania, a collaborative effort to improve the coverage of Romania-related topics on Wikipedia. If you would like to participate, please visit the project page, where you can join the discussion and see a list of open tasks.
Start-Class article Start  This article has been rated as Start-Class on the project's quality scale.
 ???  This article has not yet received a rating on the project's importance scale.
 

A Vote to Add "(Movie)" to the Entry's Title[edit]

This is about the atrocit--er, the movie, and not the original classic book by F. Paul Wilson, and thus, I vote that "(Movie)" is added to the title of this Wikipedia entry, to avoid confusion. [unsigned by Theotherness]

support. It's also not about the soundtrack (which is mostly not from the movie anway). The naming is film though: see Wikipedia:Naming conventions (films). See Help:Moving a page on how to move/rename a page. --Gadget850 ( Ed) 01:46, 11 May 2006 (UTC)

Support. I was actually looking for an article on the novel (which is quite good), and was disappointed to find that the inferior film somehow has rights to the non-disambiguated title. Canonblack 03:14, 13 July 2006 (UTC)
I added the move tag and will make the move in a few days. --Gadget850 ( Ed) 11:50, 13 July 2006 (UTC)

Moved --Gadget850 ( Ed) 13:05, 15 July 2006 (UTC)

Question[edit]

What's a "snarky CD commentary"? OAP boba 11:22, 21 July 2006 (UTC)

It is a rather odd way to say that Wilson was pissed at the movie. Wilson's reactions should probably be moved to a section. You know how a lot of DVDs have an optional commentary track, with dialog by the director and/or actors? Wilson did a commentary for the movie- it's pretty caustic (that's the term I would have used instead of snarky). --Gadget850 ( Ed) 13:15, 21 July 2006 (UTC)

1. There is no, and probably never will be, released DVD of this film. It was released on laserdisc twice - once in pan & scan, the second time in the correct 2:35:1 OAR - both versions are the same, as that was the only version that was ever edited together for release. 3. There is no Wilson "commentary" - doesn't exist. He's been in print being very critical of the movie. HammerFilmFan (talk) 11:35, 7 March 2012 (UTC)

Dubbed Ian McKellen[edit]

Was McKellen actually dubbed? I always thought it sounded like him with an accent. According to his notes, he was to use a "Chicago" accent. --Gadget850 ( Ed) 14:40, 14 December 2006 (UTC)

Roderick Molasar[edit]

Where did "Roderick" come from? The credits show only Molasar— I watched through all of them to see how TD was credited. --Gadget850 ( Ed) 13:29, 19 September 2007 (UTC)

this is a british movie - according to IMDb[edit]

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0085780/maindetails --Ezzex (talk) 09:43, 14 February 2008 (UTC)

Spoiler?[edit]

Isn't mentioning the what happens at the film's end a bit of a spoiler? —Preceding unsigned comment added by 212.113.198.67 (talk) 08:39, 28 April 2008 (UTC)

See Wikipedia:Spoiler. --— Gadget850 (Ed) talk - 10:42, 28 April 2008 (UTC)

Keep 2[edit]

Wasn't there a part 2 of the keep? KEEP 2?

I could have sworn there was. —Preceding unsigned comment added by 69.244.68.168 (talk) 12:34, 31 May 2008 (UTC)

No. There is a 2005 film called The Keep, but it is a completely different story. There is a movie in development for 2009 release based on a Jennifer Egan novel. --—— Gadget850 (Ed) talk - 12:49, 31 May 2008 (UTC)
There was also Castle Keep, another supernatural WW2 film set in a castle, from 1969. Very different in tone but it's easy to mix the two up. As of 2010 there is a similar production in the very early stages, Panzer 88,[1] although this seems to be just a lot of concept art and promises at the moment. -Ashley Pomeroy (talk) 22:17, 22 September 2010 (UTC)

The actual Keep[edit]

Does anyone know if there is an actual castle where this was filmed? I know the inside of the keep was filmed on soundstages, but what about the outside as well as the village? -24.217.51.151 (talk) 03:51, 14 February 2011 (UTC)

Propaganda[edit]

Is there a suitable category for anti-German propaganda movies? --41.151.98.47 (talk) 21:41, 23 October 2013 (UTC)

Are there any reliable sources that indicate the movie was anti-German or even anti-Nazi? --  Gadget850 talk 14:20, 24 October 2013 (UTC)
No. Nor is there a basis for categorizing this as a vampire film. Both "vampire" and "anti-fascist" film categories should be removed. If there are no objections I will do this. Apex156 (talk) 21:53, 13 November 2013 (UTC)

External links modified[edit]

Hello fellow Wikipedians,

I have just modified one external link on The Keep (film). Please take a moment to review my edit. If you have any questions, or need the bot to ignore the links, or the page altogether, please visit this simple FaQ for additional information. I made the following changes:

When you have finished reviewing my changes, you may follow the instructions on the template below to fix any issues with the URLs.

As of February 2018, "External links modified" talk page sections are no longer generated or monitored by InternetArchiveBot. No special action is required regarding these talk page notices, other than regular verification using the archive tool instructions below. Editors have permission to delete the "External links modified" sections if they want, but see the RfC before doing mass systematic removals. This message is updated dynamically through the template {{sourcecheck}} (last update: 15 July 2018).

  • If you have discovered URLs which were erroneously considered dead by the bot, you can report them with this tool.
  • If you found an error with any archives or the URLs themselves, you can fix them with this tool.


Cheers.—InternetArchiveBot (Report bug) 12:52, 26 December 2017 (UTC)