I am sure the movie itself will suck in that cheesy-Hollywood epic way, but the visuals look to be quite nice. They tried to mimic the graphic novel as much as possible, so almost the entire film, I think 80%-90% of it is CG. If you have HBO, there is some behind the scenes special playing this month that talks and shows more. Check the HD trailers at Apple.
Video by Richard Fenwick One of the experimental short film soundtracks Made with filmmaker Richard Fenwick Commissioned for AV festival, November 2003 Tyneside Cinema, Newcastle upon Tyne. RND# (NE) was a new commission for the AV Festival by filmmaker and designer Richard Fenwick – four shorts made in and around Newcastle for his RND# series of experimental films. RND# is an ongoing series of films that deal with the theme of technology versus humanity. Each film (in a proposed set of 100) is a direct response to the ways in which local culture and society deal with technology. Cathode composed and produced soundtracks for two of these films.
A new law in France makes it a crime — punishable by up to five years in prison — for anyone who is not a professional journalist to film real-world violence and distribute the images on the Internet. (CNN)