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Old September 26 2010, 04:34 AM   #16
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Re: Riddick starting filming

Is this the Underverse film?
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Old September 26 2010, 05:05 AM   #17
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^no. from what I heard this will be a smaller, more personal story like Pitch Black.
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Old September 26 2010, 05:35 AM   #18
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Twohy wrote two scripts, but they're probably going with the Dead Man Stalking concept to bring events back to a smaller scale. I doubt the film will spend any considerable amount of time, if any at all, in the Underverse, since that would likely require a larger budget than Twohy and Diesel are trying for. I really liked both Pitch Black and The Chronicles of Riddick (as well as Escape from Butcher Bay, though I haven't played Assault on Dark Athena), so I'm looking forward to this, although I am disappointed Chronicles didn't do better financially in order to warrant a large-scale sequel. That's a universe that I'd love to see explored a lot more.
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Old September 27 2010, 11:19 AM   #19
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Riddick is a Furyan from Furia. Furry is right out.
Who said Furry?
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Old September 27 2010, 11:22 AM   #20
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Wassup with Hannibal the Conqueror anyway? Movie, TV? Netflix doesn't list it at all - it'll be on DVD anyway, right?
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It isn't due for release till next year. Still in special effects limbo, I'd guess.
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Old September 27 2010, 11:45 AM   #21
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"Dead Man Stalking" still touches upon Riddick's role as Lord Marshall of the Necromongers but then dives straight into a "Pitch Black" type story line. I'm really looking forward to this when it comes out.
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Old September 27 2010, 05:18 PM   #22
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This has me amped to check out the Director's Cut of Chronicles of Riddick... I enjoyed the theatrical release, but it seemed to suffer from editing issues, among other things. Loved Pitch Black, can't wait to see this new story!

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Old September 27 2010, 08:10 PM   #23
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The directors cut of 'Chronicles of Riddick' is indeed superior. It has a bit more open-ended ending as well... (although it does not contradict the theatrical ending - it is just ends on a different point)
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Old September 28 2010, 12:39 AM   #24
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Much like the "Daredevil" director's cut is superior to the original theatrical release. I agree the same thing with Chronicles
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Old September 29 2010, 12:43 AM   #25
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I'll be disappointed if there isn't enough of a follow-up to the end of The Chronicles of Riddick. That was one of those movies where I don't like the movie, but when I see where the ending leaves off, I'm like, "Sweet! That's the movie I wish I had been watching all this time!"

It would also be nice if they brought back Karl Urban & Thandie Newton as the Vaccos. Although, I suppose Judi Dench might be beyond their budget, unless Diesel was able to sweet talk her again.
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Old September 29 2010, 03:29 AM   #26
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I've already said too much of what is in the script anyways so we'll just have to wait until 2012 to see it.
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Old September 29 2010, 12:15 PM   #27
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Are you absolutely certain you know what's in the script?
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Old September 29 2010, 12:18 PM   #28
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I found Chronicles of Riddick to be surprisingly entertaining (being not much of a fan of Vin Diesel's work), so this is great news
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Old September 29 2010, 01:14 PM   #29
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"The Dead Man Stalking" script, I'm very sure since I read it several months ago.
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Old September 29 2010, 01:28 PM   #30
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I liked the first two movies, despite being profoundly different from each other. I'm looking forward to this.
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