What is the world coming to? Tommy Wiseau’s “The Room” is being converted to 3D for a theatrical re-release. I’m really stumped as to why anyone would think this is a good idea. It’s a mystery as to how the 2003 cult movie (that’s being generous) even became a phenomenon in the first place. You know how some movies are so bad that they become good? And people enjoy celebrating their badness?
The Room is kinda like that, except it sort of just stays in the realm of bad.
Yes, this news is going to tear me apart. In an interview with Entertainment Weekly, Wiseau said that we can expect to see a 3D re-release either at the end of 2011 or sometime during 2012 because the “process is very detail-oriented.” And the reason for the conversion and re-release? “We want to do it because I’m obsessed about 3-D right now, if you ask me,” he said.
This news makes me feel like this: