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The Chronicles of Riddick: Dark Fury (2004)

Not Rated | | Animation, Short, Action | Video 15 June 2004
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This story opens with the new action hero and the two other survivors of Pitch Black already caught by a giant spaceship filled with dread. The sinewy leader has a unique--and creepy--jail ... See full summary »

Director:

Peter Chung

Writers:

David Twohy (story), Brett Matthews (screenplay) | 2 more credits »
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Cast overview:
Vin Diesel ... Richard B. Riddick (voice)
Rhiana Griffith ... Jack (voice)
Keith David ... Abu 'Imam' al-Walid (voice)
Roger Jackson ... Junner (voice) (as Roger L. Jackson)
Tress MacNeille ... Chillingsworth (voice)
Nick Chinlund ... Toombs (voice)
Dwight Schultz ... Skiff A.I. (voice)
Sarge Sarge ... Escort Merc (voice)
Julia Fletcher Julia Fletcher ... Merc Squad Leader (voice)
Hedy Burress ... Lab tech (voice) (as Hedy Burgess)
Andrew Philpot Andrew Philpot ... Tech (voice) (as Andy Philpot)
Rick Gomez ... Lead Merc (voice)
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This story opens with the new action hero and the two other survivors of Pitch Black already caught by a giant spaceship filled with dread. The sinewy leader has a unique--and creepy--jail for master villains and she has her sights set on Riddick. And Jack as they cross paths with a ship of body hunters and are brought on board. The captain of the ship, Chillingsworth has an interesting hobby - she captures wanted criminals and makes living statues of them. Written by Anthony Pereyra {hypersonic91@yahoo.com}

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Trivia

Junner was modeled after Neo, the protagonist of "The Matrix" trilogy. See more »

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Richard B. Riddick: Call off your lap dog.
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Featured in Peter Chung: The Mind of an Animator (2004) See more »

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Nice bridging, cool anime
27 November 2004 | by CuriosityKilledShawnSee all my reviews

I was a big fan of the bizarro Aeon Flux back in the 90's and director Peter Chung brings that wonderful style to the universe of Riddick (much like he did in The Animatrix).

Dark Fury is a small story set between Pitch Black and The Chronicles of Riddick (which I haven't seen) in which Riddick, Jack and Abu dock their scout vessel with an ominous and evil ship filled with frozen Mercs and run by a vicious female overlord with a perverted idea of imprisonment.

The whole thing is basically an excuse for some quick violence but it's entertaining and expands upon the Riddick universe in interesting ways. I can see why Vin Diesel chose this franchise over TFATF and xXx.

The DVD is in non-anamorphic (!) 1.85:1 widescreen with Dolby 5.1 sound and a bunch of whogivesadamn extras.


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15 June 2004 (USA) See more »

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