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Riverworld (2010)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama | Sci-Fi  -  18 April 2010 (USA)
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Welcome to Riverworld, a place of strange, watery beauty and the current abode of a fascinating cast of the recently (and not-so-recently) dead. It certainly isn't Heaven, but it just might be Hell.

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Welcome to Riverworld, a place of strange, watery beauty and the current abode of a fascinating cast of the recently (and not-so-recently) dead. It certainly isn't Heaven, but it just might be Hell.

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Riverworld - A túlvilág partján  »

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Peter Wingfield and Chiara Zanni had small roles in X-Men 2 (2003), in which Alan Cumming was a co-star. See more »

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Francisco Pizarro: I am not that easy to kill.
Samuel Clemens: [Shoots Pizarro] Sure you are.
Francisco Pizarro: Clemens.
Samuel Clemens: Hello, Francisco
Francisco Pizarro: Coward! In the back?
Samuel Clemens: I find if you must shoot a dangerous animal, it's best to do it from behind and at a considerable distance.
[shoots him again, killing him]
Samuel Clemens: Strange. I thought I'd enjoy that.
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made me want to read the book
5 April 2010 | by (New York, USA) – See all my reviews

well, guys, i don't know how to start this one as i wasn't fascinated with this movie, but not entirely disappointed with it either. the main point is that the story got me enough to want to read the books. had i read them beforehand, perhaps i wouldn't have liked the movie, but as i haven't - for me it was an OK movie. the fact that it was made for TV explains a lot about the budget and acting. let me share a few words about that: firstly, i guess - maybe i'm in just a good mood, or maybe i accept that not every movie can have a Transformer/Terminator/StarTrek visuals; in the end, if you're a grownup sci-fi fan and have seen it all, perhaps you can accept the lack of effects. now the acting is somewhat more bitter an issue, irritating at times, but like i said, i'm a forgiver this time and will blame it all on the director and writers. there were a few attempts to create more sensible moments, but they rather failed to touch. i'll stop here and just say - you maybe disappointed, but its not a horrible movie, its made for TV, so the standards are low; the story is developed enough for a person not familiar with the books to get interested and keep watching to the end.

6/10


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