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Make 'Em an Offer by HugaDuck Make 'Em an Offer by HugaDuck
That's my title for this one until I can think of something better, AKA hopefully by the time I color it digitally.

Went to see The Greatest Showman this weekend. Apart from the auto-tune and the horrifically butchered CGI horses that made me die inside, (okay and the fact that though the opera singer's song was beautiful, it wasn't opera), I loved it!
Really!
I mean it!
I may criticize every part of it, but I loved it.
(The only thing I hate more than singing children is auto-tuned singing children)

And that song "The Other Side" got my mind back on Proper Villainy as EVERY musical number where the obnoxiously outgoing character bullies the hesitant one into becoming their partner in crime does. (I Can't Do it Alone - Chicago, We Can Do It - The Producers, I Want It All - one of those High School Musical movies that I only half way watched but still know some of the music?)


I've sketched this exchange between them so many times in various ways and still somehow haven't written the damn chapter.
I've been world building though, which is essential to PV since it's set in a completely made up world, and I think I'm going to write it in 3rd person instead of 1st (sorry Greg) which makes me more comfortable with drafting chapters as I'm more experienced in that POV and hate reading 1st person, so why the heck would I write in it??

Colored, better quality version coming as soon as I figure out how the hell to draw water on photoshop..... >.>

Greg, Sven, - :iconhugaduck:
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Grimmijaggers Featured By Owner Jan 31, 2018  Student General Artist
This is so cool!
i really wanna go see the greatest showman. 
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HugaDuck Featured By Owner Jan 31, 2018  Hobbyist General Artist
Thanks! my wrist burns

You should if you get the chance!! The majority of film critics have denounced it as being a terrible movie... and when you assess it from a critic's stance, it really is... too much auto-tune, bad CGI, half-baked romance sub plot, rather shallow, jumpy overall plot, some of the songs feel horrendously out of place due to the overpowering use of pop music with no nod to correct, historical elements... I could go on..
But from the average audience perspective, it's impressive with its color, fluidity, cinematography, choreography, and just the sheer vocal power of the cast. Even with the auto-tune marring their natural voices a bit, Hugh Jackman, Keala Settle, Zac Efron, Zendeya, etc... they all have fantastic visual and vocal presence. And it's a great feel-good, light hearted film. Worth it despite the insane amount of weaknesses it has as a musical and film in general. XD
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Grimmijaggers Featured By Owner Feb 1, 2018  Student General Artist
Well I'm definitely watching it now! 
Anything that has Hugh jackman in it is worth watching in my mind XP
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InvaderDakota Featured By Owner Jan 31, 2018  Hobbyist General Artist
loooook aatt thaatttttt
That water is amaaazziinngggggg <3
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HugaDuck Featured By Owner Feb 19, 2018  Hobbyist General Artist
Thank you so much!!

Hoping I don't butcher it too bad when I try to color it!
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InvaderDakota Featured By Owner Feb 20, 2018  Hobbyist General Artist
:3

Ahh I'm sure you'll do just fine! : D
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