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Back in 2000 we were subjected to the absolute monstrosity of a film that was Dungeons & Dragons. It contained all the ingredients for an awful movie, and ended up making 1/3 of its production budget back at the box-office. Since that terrible day 13 years ago the world has moved on, especially in terms of fantasy. the Lord Of The Rings films would land only a year later, with video games such as Oblivion and Skyrim and TV series Game Of Thrones following. It’s safe to say the last decade has been fantasy friendly, and now it’s time for one of the biggest franchises Dungeons & Dragons to give film another go.

Warner Bros. has recently acquired the rights to the franchise and is already in pre-production on the project which they are making a priority. Warner Bros. already have a script to set the foundations thanks to David Leslie Johnson, the »

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