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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 15
Cast
Vin Diesel
Judi Dench
Karl Urban
Colm Feore
Alexa Davalos
Thandie Newton
Directors
David Twohy
Screenwriters
David Twohy
Running Time
119 minutes

The Chronicles of Riddick
The return of Pitch Black's homicidal hero, Richard B. Riddick.


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Plot
Outlaw antihero Riddick (Diesel) is back and standing in the way of a galaxy-wide crusade by all-out scumbags the Necromongers, who are so evil even their haircuts are scary. In the meantime, there is an old face to rescue: Kyra (Davalos), the girl he saved and then abandoned.


Verdict
It’s no Battlefield Earth, but it’s no Dune either. And, no, before you ask, it’s not destined to be a cult classic.


Reviewed by Ian Nathan

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