The Chronicles of Riddick: The Director's Cut doesn't help all the gender fail
In The Chronicles of Riddick, he manipulates Coombs' crew into wasting more physical than Kyra, it's as though Riddick has met his match. June 11, -- “The Chronicles of Riddick” is a big budget sequel to the small budget a possible romantic relationship between Riddick and Kyra (played by Alexa The film's fascinating design helps greatly to make the viewer feel he has . How Riddick and Jack resolve their relationship. . Hands reached down to help her up, others pushed her deeper into the chaos. "Now, back.
It is possibly a merc recruiting hotspot. Kyra eventually became a criminal, convicted of 4 counts of manslaughter and 3 first degree murders. Her first kill was Antonia Chillingsworth, commander of the merc vessel Kublai Khan. Further kills include a brethren of Rykengolls after she was enslaved and brutalized by them.
She was held in the Crematoria Slam Facility. Riddick allows himself to be captured so he can be transported to Crematoria, a prison on a dead world where daytime surface temperatures scorch the face of the planet.
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Here Riddick is reunited with Jack, and learns she now goes by the name of Kyra. She blames him for leaving her and Abu al-Walid in New Mecca. Riddick quickly learns that Kyra is a very different person from the "Jack" he knew five years ago; an emotionally detached survivor in peak physical condition with keen senses, and experienced in martial arts.
Kyra appears to still be obsessed with becoming like Riddick. The tough ex-merc occasionally discloses an occasional aching vulnerability; she appears to be in love with Riddick in some twisted way.
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In the prison hierarchy, Kyra appears to be extremely independent. She doesn't talk with anyone unless she has to. She is known by the guards as always having a shiv on her somewhere. She likes to hide a razor in her mouth which she uses to cut Riddick on his left cheek dubbed, the Kyra Kiss.
Her favorite game is "Who's the better killer". They reach the hangar, but Vaako and his soldiers have arrived on the planet.
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Riddick and Kyra are forced to fight the Necromongers. Vaako and the surviving Necromongers make their escape, taking Kyra with them. She believes Riddick has perished on the surface of Crematoria.
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Riddick makes his way to the throne room on the Basilica, where he comes face to face with the Lord Marshal, who reveals Kyra has converted to their faith. She wears a new recruit gown and has the two "pain" marks on each side of her neck and appears pale and zombie like and has eyeshine in her eyes.
Riddick does battle with the Lord Marshal, whose unique powers prove too great for Riddick to handle. Before the Lord Marshal can deliver the final blow, Kyra stabs him in the back with a spear; she is apparently coherent enough to realize Riddick is in great danger.
When she saves Riddick, her eyes return to their normal state. The Lord Marshall then backhands her, she goes flying into a spiked column, mortally wounding her. She dies in his arms. Her death reduces Riddick, who very rarely shows any emotion besides contempt, to tears.
She had dark brown hair and bright blue eyes. In Pitch Black, she had cropped cut hair, a slightly deeper voice, and wore male clothing to add to this ruse. Re-watching the movie this year, I did see that Kyra rescues Riddick a couple of times.
Her distinguishing characteristic is her pathological devotion to Riddick. The other women in the movie do nothing to offset Kyra. No stars for any of that. However, there are people of color in major speaking roles.
Oops, veering into gossip. I was surprised by how much diversity there was in the extras casting for the population of the planet under attack. The planet, Helion Prime, is declared somewhat preachily to be a multicultural world where people of diverse faiths live peacefully side by side.The best Kyra and Riddick scene
That harmony is a bit shaken when one of the Bad Guys kills a man by allegedly removing his soul, but at least the crowd looks diverse.
The Necromongers, however, are pretty much white. The Chronicles of Riddick is awful, awful, awful on gender. However, it should probably get 2 or 3 stars for race. This post was originally published on Heroine Content, a feminist and anti-racist movie blog that ran from July to May