23 août 2014

Babylon 5: the original plan

Many fans wonder what would have Babylon 5 looked like if Joseph Michael Strazynski had followed his original plan. On the Facebook page below, "Babylon 5: Some behind the scenes stuff", are the links to the most complete summary I've read so far: https://www.facebook.com/B5Scrolls/posts/697100957044967:0 "SEASON 1: * Pretty much exactly the same as the version of Season 1 we saw, though there’s no mention of Bester or Psicops. SEASON 2:* Commander Sinclair is still in charge of the station* His Fiance, Catherine Sakai, continues... [Lire la suite]
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27 juillet 2014

Babylon 5 the movie, written in 2015, production in 2016?

It's the announcement made by Joe Michael Straczynski at the San Diego Comic Con yesterday. Now head of his own development studio, Studio JMS, he's planning to write the movie in 2015, and then propose its production to Warner Brothers first in 2016. Warner Bros owns all Babylon 5 rights except movie rights, which stayed jms' property. If Warner isn't interested, jms plans the development of the movie through his own studio. I will probably be a reboot, a new take on the story, given the age of the original actors.... [Lire la suite]
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01 décembre 2013

Babylon 5 in HD?

According to this article: http://thewertzone.blogspot.fr/2013/11/warner-brothers-considering-hd-update.html?utm_medium=referral&utm_source=t.co Warner Brothers is seriously (at last?) considering this possiblity. The #FreeBabylon5 campain managed to get the series back on tv in England. Twenty years later, Babylon 5 seems to have kept an aura of quality and a fanbase strong enough to consider a financially viable remasterisation. The article reminds that even if the series never... [Lire la suite]
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03 septembre 2013

A campaign to free Babylon 5?

My favorite tv series is Babylon 5, period. I like other shows too, of course, but the number one in my personal list is Babylon 5, and it should remain so. Time will tell. Since about 48 hours, the Internet has been pretty agitated, or at least the small portion which is still impassioned by this series that celebrated its 20 years this year. The problem comes from the fact that the series isn’t aired anymore in the United States for a long time, and isn’t even available in VOD, such as for example on Netflix. It’s a message of Joe... [Lire la suite]
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