Dark Crystal Sequel

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  1. DevilzFan

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    Not sure how I feel about this. Dark Crystal holds a special place in my heart. But I'm being optimistic about it.


    http://henson.com/company/20060201.html
     
  2. ginrai

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    I hope this will be good.
     
  3. Dolza_Khyron

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    yay! i love this movie!
     
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    Gears buh-buh-body ya Veteran

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    Loved the original, hope this one lives up to it.
     
  5. Neomarsala

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    I heard about this a while ago. I'm not sure what to think at this point. Though, Genndy Tartakovsky does seem like a good choice for it. If it does turn out to be a good movie I will be very excited as I too love the original.
     
  6. Drake

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    I hope they don't screw it up.
     
  7. KA

    KA PENIS GOES WHERE?!!

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    man, that movie creeped me out as a kid.
     
  8. RandomFerret

    RandomFerret Fuzzy Forever

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    I'll say what I said when I first heard this news.

    "Shit of an ass, it's Genndy Tartakovsky! This movie will flip out!"
     
  9. Dolza_Khyron

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    cartoon network will cancel it some how :lol 
     
  10. misterd

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    GT's involvement offers hope. He's a geek at heart, and I think understands that a kids film doesn't need to be warm and fuzzy. If it fails, the vast distance between the original and the sequel should help keep the original from being tainted (ala Carrie vs Carrie 2).
     
  11. Hakudoushi

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    The Dark Crystal and the Labryth were the two movies that everytime there was a sequal to a good movie I always said, "Well at least they aren't making those sequals."

    I can't say that anymore...Sequals are parasites.


    But the idea of it sounds cool. I'm worried they'll do something stupid that will end up screwing up the whole film.
     
  12. McBradders

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    QFT!
     
  13. SKowl

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    The original was great, and Tartakovsky has an excellent artistic eye for direction. As much as I would hate to see a sequel to the classic, if anyone can pull off a GOOD sequel, it's Tartakovsky.
     
  14. Boardwise

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    Never seen the original.
     
  15. Neomarsala

    Neomarsala Transform and Roll Out

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    Get your ass to Blockbuster :p 
     
  16. DevilzFan

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    It's a Jim Henson and Frank Oz MASTERPIECE!
     
  17. Boardwise

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    I am fully aware of it.
    I have just never felt the 'OMIGOSH I must watch this' vibe from it.
     
  18. Hakudoushi

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    Ever see Labrynth?
     
  19. Boardwise

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