Once the ruler of an entire universe, the Great Spirit Mata Nui finds himself cast out of his own body, his spirit trapped inside the fabled Mask of Life, hurtling through space. After landing on the far-away planet of Bara Magna, the mask creates a new body for Mata Nui, who unwillingly gets caught up in the furious battles of the nearly barren and dangerous planet. The locals, called Agori ask for his help against the unrelenting army of the Rock Tribe, called the Skrall and their leader, Tuma. The Glatorian warriors start to train him, teach him how to protect himself, while Mata Nui also adds some of his special powers to their fighting skill. The experienced veteran Ackar, the feisty female Kiina, the young Glatorian Gresh, and a friendly, special beetle named Click aid him on his way. But there is a traitor among the Agori, and bigger secrets lay hidden under the sands of the desert planet. Mata Nui must help his new-found friends, but he also has to find a way to return to his ... Written by
15 September 2009 (USA)
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Bionicle - A legenda újjászületik
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The idea to make Click, Mata Nui's companion Scarabax beetle, have the ability to turn into a shield for his master at will was the idea of director Mark Baldo
. It was not originally in the script, but story writer Greg Farshtey thought it was a cute idea so he approved it. See more
In the opening scene, the Mask of Life flies behind entire planets, yet we can still clearly see it. It also turns around the planet of Bara Magna, and still remains visible. Compared to the planets, it should not even be seen. Thus it appears like it's about country-sized in certain shots, but after it lands, it's as big as a regular mask. See more
[we see a tropical island paradise, in the middle of a beautiful, endless ocean
It is said that all endings are merely beginnings, waiting to be born.
[two brightly glowing eyes suddenly light up below the island
My beginning was much the same.
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Follows BIONICLE: Shadow Play