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    Chronicles of Riddick

    Anyone getting moist over Vin Diesel's new outing?

    I guess its PRE Pitch Black, but dont know much really. Just saw it in the paper. Hope its as wild as Pitch Black was

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    There's a trailer knocking around somewhere for it, saw it when i saw the day after tommorow, does look very decent, The story is set 5 years after pitch black where attempting to escape mercanaries sent after him he travels between all the furthest worlds of the galaxy, he then after being sent to prison and escaping becomes involved in a battle against necromongers invading the planet.

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    It looks good actually. The trailer along with loads of others is over at apple trailers.

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    the game looks awesome

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    Can't be any worse than XXX
    If it ain't broke, fetch a bigger hammer

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    Cool!, i'd heard of the game but i didn't know there was a new film...i loved Pitch Black...

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    Saw the trailer a while back and I have to admit I'm getting moist, been a while since a half decent Sci-Fi film has been made.

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    agreed...we NEED SCI FI

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    AVP is on its way too - i really hope it's actually any good

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    Quote Originally Posted by luap.h
    AVP is on its way too - i really hope it's actually any good
    Im not going to hijack Zaks thread by posting the new trailer to it from here, so go to my new thread
    Last edited by Dorza; 19-06-2004 at 09:20 PM.

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    Looking forward to this one. Havnt been to the cinema for ages

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    All I have to say is don't expect too much from this film.....

    For those of you interested, there is an animated version of this film as well.

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    Been waiting for this for quite some time. Lets hope it is as good or better than the first one... It's got 6.2 out of 10 on IMDB

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    Quote Originally Posted by Legin76
    Been waiting for this for quite some time. Lets hope it is as good or better than the first one... It's got 6.2 out of 10 on IMDB
    Ignore what the score is on IMDB because some of the greatest films and funniest I have ever seen usually got slated on IMDB, must be a case of cross atlantic humour not crossing very well. An example of this is eurotrip, the reviews slagged it high heaven, but it is really a funny film and has some extremely funny moments

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    Let me see now, it's not a bad film, a little dune-esque in some regards, and a strangely familliar (Riddick saves the universe) plotline, but it has it's moments, and some of the gags are worth a giggle
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    Quote Originally Posted by Ceryndrion
    Let me see now, it's not a bad film, a little dune-esque in some regards, and a strangely familliar (Riddick saves the universe) plotline, but it has it's moments, and some of the gags are worth a giggle
    Im constantly let down by dune movies and all the games apart from Dune 2 which i loved to death. Admittidly i havent read the books cause im not a book person but im wholey into the Dune "thing" so im hoping while this isnt strictly "Dune" itll be like it

    I agree with above comments too - we are in NEEED of a good sci-fi! Last one i can think of that sticks in mind was the original Matrix in '99
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