19 December 2012 1:27 AM, PST | Cinelinx | See recent Cinelinx news »

Riddick, the third film in following the infamous criminal of the same name (a sequel to Pitch Black and Chronicles of Riddick), has had a somewhat rocky production and even though it wrapped up filming a few months ago, there's been nary a mention as to when fans might see it.  Now we know as Universal Pictures has finally announced a release date. 

The sequel to Chronicles of Riddick has been long-gestating.  First it didn't seem like it was going to happen, because of the director's (David Twohy) insistence on an R rating.  Then things finally came together and Vin Diesel started showing off concept art and minor details on his Facebook page.  Filming finally started...then had to shut down because the money stopped coming.  Eventually the money came back and production resumed again.  So, it's been a long and winding road to this film.

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