Will there be a sequel to Chappie?

District 10 - Neill Blomkamp is planning a sequel to his sci / fi debut

Has been running since Thursday Chappie the meanwhile third feature film by Neill Blomkamp in German and American cinemas. But what actually happened District 9, the work that was even nominated for an Oscar for best film in 2010? IGN asked and asked the Elysium-Creator revealed some interesting news: "I already have an idea for District 10that I find really cool and that I really want to implement, ”assures the filmmaker. “The only problem is that Chappie is the last film in a trilogy that is stylistically based on the same look. It would be a pleasure for me, District 10 to advance and I want to realize the sequel in any case at some point. I just have to wait for the right time. I don't want to go back to Johannesburg and stage a film that feels exactly the same, ”added the 35-year-old South African. In addition, Blomkamp emphasized District 9 To have always viewed it as an independent, completed film, although the end actually suggests a sequel:

"Producer Peter Jackson (King Kong, Lord of the Rings) probably already knew before me that the end offers potential for a successor. But the truth is that I personally did not consciously point to one and never really thought about it, ”said the director, who is coming soon Alien 5 with Sigourney Weaver as Ripley. Should District 10 So actually come, it would be 2019 at the earliest and in keeping with the 10th anniversary of the debut.

Posted on 3/7/2015 by Carmine Carpenito