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  1. CraigMax
    CraigMax
    (2 comments)
    June 6, 2014 at 11:02 pm |

    I’m optimistic but cautious. On the one hand, the Stargate movie is their strongest work, but all their other films have been poorly written (bad dialogue, dumb plot holes). Most likely this means we won’t get to see a resolution to Stargate: Atlantis or Stargate: Universe, which is not surprising at this point, but it feels like a mistake to ignore all the mythology that was created for the three Stargate TV shows. At the very least, I’ll give the first (new) Stargate movie a chance. We’ll see where it goes from there.

  2. Jadc
    Jadc
    (16 comments)
    June 9, 2014 at 3:29 am |

    This is great news in my opinion, I know there will be plenty of fans wanting something from the previous show to arise but it’s best to let it lye for now. I for one will be keeping them in the back of mind for this. Bring it on I say!

  3. TheInquisitor
    TheInquisitor
    (1 comments)
    June 10, 2014 at 3:53 pm |

    Can’t wait to see the stargate spinning again, but I’m still not liking the news that they will be ignoring 17 seasons of continuity.

    I had hoped for a startrek-like treatment. Like how TNG was placed in a future years after TOS.

    They could place the new Stargate movies in the future, years after the series. Acknowledging the continuity in small ways by mentioning the series characters or showing them in pictures (or holograms).

    That way they could get a fresh start to draw in a fresh audience and still keeping fans of the series happy.
    What do you think?

    Still, I will probably go see it one way or the other. Time will tell how it turns out.

  4. Mollymouse
    Mollymouse
    (42 comments)
    June 11, 2014 at 11:33 am |

    I think people need to realize that they want to draw in an audience who hasn’t seen the 17 years of TV series as we have. It may well be that they will leave us some Easter eggs, but I believe that a lot of what they will do will be new to appeal to people who haven’t been watching. I t only makes financial sense. However, at least, as Diane said, the main character never goes away!!

  5. Dawesstategate
    Dawesstategate
    (88 comments)
    June 15, 2014 at 5:07 pm |

    Great news I Am happy as can be.to all who think it’s a bad idea you must be nuts just look at star trek.

  6. Greybro
    Greybro
    (2 comments)
    July 20, 2014 at 4:52 pm |

    Devlin and Emmerich should give themselves a chance at success and at least not completely shun the mythology of the TV shows. They could easily side step it altogether by setting it in the future. Why volunteer to alienate such a massive fan base? Even a little imagination could produce a proverbial nod of the head to the series and easily appease the fans.

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    July 27, 2014 at 7:05 pm |

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  8. Star-Trek-Gate-Wars
    Star-Trek-Gate-Wars
    (1 comments)
    June 23, 2015 at 1:21 pm |

    The news that there’s goin to be a new Stargate movie (possibly even a trilogy!!) has literally made my YEAR! (I know that’s pretty sad but but who cares! Stargate is awesome!!!)

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