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Author Topic: Judge Dredd Tv-show is happening  (Read 47 times)

Offline Spade

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Judge Dredd Tv-show is happening
« on: May 18, 2017, 05:08:10 AM »
In case you missed the news;its happening.We dont have a lot of info for now.


http://www.denofgeek.com/uk/tv/dredd/49331/judge-dredd-tv-series-karl-urban-has-had-talks
Some interesting development.
« Last Edit: May 19, 2017, 02:00:29 PM by Spade »
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Re: Judge Dredd Tv-show is happening
« Reply #1 on: May 19, 2017, 01:58:42 PM »
I've never really followed Judge Dredd, but I will say I enjoyed the Karl Urban film, and have heard it was more in line with the original comics than the Stallone version, unsurprisingly.
I know that they wanted to make more after Dredd but just couldn't make it happen, but actually a new Dredd tv series could work. This is an era where Daredevil got a second chance and went from a punchline about Ben Affleck to one of the most well received comic adaptations in recent years. I could easily see them doing something similar with Dredd given the chance.
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Offline Spade

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Re: Judge Dredd Tv-show is happening
« Reply #2 on: May 19, 2017, 02:13:07 PM »
Those interested should listen to the podcast,if they have time.
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLLQZ5Ykw_9yZefiF-vS1RgQVga65qRqX0
There is also a "Where to start guide".Thou personally,Case Files #1 is not the best place to start.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G25g5EbLzpI&list=PLLQZ5Ykw_9yZefiF-vS1RgQVga65qRqX0&index=2
I would also add The Pit and Tour of Duty as good starting points.Anyway,its not that hard to get into.
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Re: Judge Dredd Tv-show is happening
« Reply #3 on: May 19, 2017, 02:16:09 PM »
They'll probably end up having to tone down the violence which will take away a tiny bit of the Judge Dredd feel. Still, be interesting to see what they do.