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BlueTsunami2018

(3,490 posts)
52. Entirely AI? Probably not.
Mon Nov 13, 2023, 10:03 PM
Nov 2023

They’re getting so good with this stuff that you might not be able to tell the difference. I remember when I when to see “Rogue One” and I was amazed that they found someone who looked so much like Peter Cushing to play Tarkin. I didn’t realize it was computer generated and that was seven years ago.

So while I’m not really looking forward to watching anything completely AI generated, I don’t dismiss it out of hand.

I would get my computer to watch it and write me a summary using AI. NCIndie Nov 2023 #1
But would you pay for your computer to watch it? The studios and streamers want to make money using AI highplainsdem Nov 2023 #2
I won't pay for a theater ticket for my computer. But ... NCIndie Nov 2023 #5
Okay. I might do the same. Well, if I ever decide to let AI on my computer and let it highplainsdem Nov 2023 #8
All my replies to this thread were AI generated. NCIndie Nov 2023 #12
IF that's true, why would you let a bot write for you? It would be more highplainsdem Nov 2023 #36
sigh. NCIndie Nov 2023 #38
Good. I never know these days. Just had a friend elsewhere ask me about highplainsdem Nov 2023 #40
Won't pay for Anime Attilatheblond Nov 2023 #3
Agree completely about CGI critters being okay, since those won't put real actors out of work. highplainsdem Nov 2023 #9
Batman vs James Bond Cartoonist Nov 2023 #4
If it told a good story n/t leftstreet Nov 2023 #6
Yea, I would pay with AI genrated dollars. Chainfire Nov 2023 #7
Came to post this. Thanks! Probatim Nov 2023 #34
Will they cost less than movies with real actors? redqueen Nov 2023 #10
Yes, my guess is entertainment media will race towards zero Amishman Nov 2023 #13
I have no idea. The current SAG-AFTRA agreement, which I've posted about in both LBN and here in GD, highplainsdem Nov 2023 #14
Other - probably not. But who knows what very unique exception might arise. electric_blue68 Nov 2023 #11
The use of AI replicas of deceased actors concerns me, too. Don't know if you saw this highplainsdem Nov 2023 #16
Ty I just read the articles/posts... electric_blue68 Nov 2023 #25
Absolutely not. There are decades worth EllieBC Nov 2023 #15
+1,000,000 highplainsdem Nov 2023 #37
If it's entertaining to watch and telling a good story, I don't see why not. Jedi Guy Nov 2023 #17
Have never been a fan of video games. Or puppet shows, which AI-generated films with AI replicas of actors highplainsdem Nov 2023 #24
Well, I suspect this is where the industry is going. Jedi Guy Nov 2023 #27
Did you pay to see the latest Indiana Jones film? tinrobot Nov 2023 #18
Haven't seen it yet. But my understanding is that Harrison Ford was really doing the acting there, and then a team highplainsdem Nov 2023 #19
Yes, the studios want rights to the likeness of a celebrity tinrobot Nov 2023 #35
The bottom line issue as far as this poll is concerned is whether audiences highplainsdem Nov 2023 #39
Since many already have paid for "puppet" movies, the answer seems obvious. tinrobot Nov 2023 #44
If its a good film, sure, why not? SYFROYH Nov 2023 #20
Because it would be an AI-replica puppet show, and not a film with real acting. highplainsdem Nov 2023 #22
Who doesn't like a good puppet show? SYFROYH Nov 2023 #46
Avatar is mostly AI generated FakeNoose Nov 2023 #21
That's basically CGI, and there were real actors doing the acting, wearing headgear to catch facial movements. highplainsdem Nov 2023 #23
Btw do you think all producers are that greedy? i mean there are actors who are producers, too. electric_blue68 Nov 2023 #26
Will it be a comedy, western or porn? Emile Nov 2023 #28
I have used AI - It's not the same. qwlauren35 Nov 2023 #29
The idea of a new movie starring Humphrey Bogart, Marilyn Monroe and Cary Grant would be interesting Clash City Rocker Nov 2023 #30
No matter how realistic it looks, though, it will still be essentially a puppet show, with those legendary actors turned highplainsdem Nov 2023 #33
If the actors were ok with it? Maybe. Elessar Zappa Nov 2023 #31
Absolutely not. NewHendoLib Nov 2023 #32
Curmudgeons of the world, unite! highplainsdem Nov 2023 #41
If the people that provided the images are compensating then yes JanMichael Nov 2023 #42
I don't watch CGI. I don't even watch cartoons. usonian Nov 2023 #43
Yes, if we can get more Stan Lee cameos in Marvel flicks. Liberal In Texas Nov 2023 #45
Yes, if I can pay with NFTs.. Permanut Nov 2023 #47
An entire film? No. But... GoCubsGo Nov 2023 #48
It might be interesting. But I'd only buy the tickets with AI-generated dollars Bucky Nov 2023 #49
No Arthur_Frain Nov 2023 #50
every now and then I watch a comedy film, but I am basically a nerd peacebuzzard Nov 2023 #51
Entirely AI? Probably not. BlueTsunami2018 Nov 2023 #52
Replica of a real actor? NO. WarGamer Nov 2023 #53
I don't think a generation raised on video games is going to care Sympthsical Nov 2023 #54
No.nt jfz9580m Feb 18 #55
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