Posted by: Brian Cornelius Date: Saturday, December 31, 2005, at 7:05 p.m. IP Address: ool-182eb277.dyn.optonline.net
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Re: Credit Hog(Brian Cornelius)
Correction: that one sentence should read, "Rodriguez immediately wanted to give creator Frank Miller co-DIRECTOR credit."
> Credit hog, eh?
> Working on "Sin City", Rodriguez immediately wanted to give
> creator Frank Miller co-creator credit. When the WGA refused, however, he
> offered Miller sole director credit. Miller was touched by this offer, but
> felt it would be wrong to take it, so Rodriguez resigned from the WGA so
> that he could give Frank Miller proper credit. Not to mention, any time
> you see promotional material for the film, or look at the DVD covers, etc,
> you'll notice that the title is "Frank Miller's Sin City".
> Additionally, if Rodriguez really wanted to take as many credits as
> humanly possible, he could have easily taken a screenwriter's credit, but
> refused to as he said it would be wrong since he basically just
> transcribed Miller's comics.