Discussion in 'Community' started by The2ndQuest, Nov 10, 2012.
The Happening made back its budget, and The Last Airbender made a little over 100 million domestically. They were viciously torn apart by critics (although I think Ebert liked The Happening) and are hated among the fans.
In one of the better pieces of news as of late, [link=[url]http://investors.lionsgate.com/phoenix.zhtml?c=62796&p=irol-newsArticle&ID=1776610&highlight=]Dredd[/url] has been selling very well on video[/link].
I thought about creating a new thread for this, but the all-purpose TV thread is too useful to lie forgotten in the bowels of this forum.
Based on the books by Richard K. Morgan, Altered Carbon is a Cyberpunk thriller in ten parts starting on Netflix on February 02, 2018.
Joel Kinnaman is playing Takeshi Kovacs (or at least one of his sleeves - Will Yun Lee and Byron Mann are in the mix somewhere, too).
I've read the first book and thought it was pretty good - some decent world-building and a mystery, plus some augmented martial arts action.
teaser trailer 1 (warning:brief nudity):
More on their Twitter feed:
Edit: perhaps a mod could change the title of this thread to edit out the "film" part, as we have at least one other general film thread?
Yeah, the At the Movies thread kinda took over the film part that was intended for this film, but repurposing this for TV specifically seems OK to me.
Another Altered Carbon trailer, this time focussing on James Purefoy's character: