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Update on the remake (1/18/19)

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  • Update on the remake (1/18/19)

    “We’re well past the script phase in terms of what we want to accomplish with a feature-length version of what we want and based on there being more after that. We want to tell the complete story of The Quickening, the Immortals, and all that. But the overall environment is changing so much. Look what Netflix is doing with TV now. As an action designer myself, there are two or three episodes of Game of Thrones that blow away 90% of features. Netflix has a whole new delivery system with features on that coming off differently and letting filmmakers and directors expand out without being crushed by opening weekend box office. So there’s a couple different mediums we want to explore and what is the best way to bring this out in.”

    I'm sure he means "The Game" and not "The Quickening." But yeah... sounds like it may not even be a movie at all anymore, but a TV show? Could be the funding for the film through Lion's Gate wasn't there, so maybe shopping it around as a TV show (ala Netflix or something) may be an alternative way to get funding.
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    I think it would be better as a tv series on Hulu, Netflix or Prime so they can tell a more detailed story.