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Still shot from the movie: The Chronicles of Riddick.

The Chronicles of Riddick

Vin Diesel returns to the screen to fill what seems to be his favorite role -- playing the criminal/hero. In this sequel to Pitch Black, Riddick has been cursing the universe evading bounty hunters, but eventually finds himself caught in a battle against an aspiring dictator called Lord Marshall (Colm Feore). Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: C-
Violence: D+
Sexual Content: B
Language: C-
Drugs/Alcohol: A
Run Time: 119
Theater Release: 10 Jun 2004
Video Release: 15 Nov 2004
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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After watching a movie with your children or students, we encourage parents and teachers to look for education opportunities to teach with movies. Here are a few discussion topics that can help with lesson plans or teaching in the home.

What techniques are used to persuade us to feel empathy for Riddick, when both he and his enemy are criminals?

In the movie, conflict erupts over a single faith versus a variety of philosophies. How do you feel about religious diversity? Should any truth be imposed by force?

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