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It wasn't cancelled. Universal and Fox just decided not to financially support Microsoft in making the movie and Microsoft is now looking for new distribution partners. Read the article, it specifically says that they are still working on it.
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post #12 of 21
Quote:
Originally Posted by jonnyknoxvil14
I think the only way anyone could mess up the halo empire is by revealing his face or jacking up the multiplayer.
Master chief is a red head with light fickles and silver-black hair. His appearance chaged into that after the surgery
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post #13 of 21
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Sideburns
well...they just didn't wanna ruin the franchise.
It was a money dispute - not the creators trying to save the image or anything

Quote:
Originally Posted by shadowmelder
It wasn't cancelled. Universal and Fox just decided not to financially support Microsoft in making the movie and Microsoft is now looking for new distribution partners. Read the article, it specifically says that they are still working on it.
I was gonna put that clarification in my post - but what are the chances that they will find another studio to pick up a dropped movie?
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post #14 of 21
Wow, it must be ****ter then we imagined if nobody will make it. There's been some really bad movies released as of late.
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post #15 of 21
If it's Halo, people will pick it up. That game made 250 Million dollars in its first day (50 million copies x $50 each) People will go to see it, it is inevitable.

No, they shouldn't cancel Halo Wars, because that's seemed like an awesome idea since day 1.

I've never seen a video game based movie that stuck in my head as amazing, or else I would comment on that too.
    
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Wow, it must be ****ter then we imagined if nobody will make it. There's been some really bad movies released as of late.
way to read the article
the reason that it was dropped was that the studios suddenly changed the terms of the deal giving less money to M$ and Bungie - and M$ and Bungie rejected the deals

on second thought -that's in the original post. way to read the title and nothing else
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post #17 of 21
Halo is so over rated though, I mean it is an okay game but there are plenty that are better
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Quote:
Originally Posted by rabidgnome229
way to read the article
the reason that it was dropped was that the studios suddenly changed the terms of the deal giving less money to M$ and Bungie - and M$ and Bungie rejected the deals

on second thought -that's in the original post. way to read the title and nothing else
Why do you think they offered less money?

It sure wasn't because they "didn't have enough".
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post #19 of 21
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The article says that the pay cut was due to concerns about massive budget overruns
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post #20 of 21
Doom doesn't have the elaborate plot of Halo. I mean come on, theres like 4 600-page novels on Halo out there. FEAR would also make a very good thriller movie.
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