The screenwriter of the science fiction film Rebel Moon (Part One): Fire Girl (30%), Kurt Johnstad, hinted in a recent interview with The Hollywood Reporter that the full cut of the film could extend beyond six hours, defying conventional expectations of cinematic length.
The interviewer expressed enthusiasm for the project but noted his trepidation at the prospect of having to wait to experience the full six-hour film. Johnstad’s response not only defied this expectation but also hinted at the ambition behind the film project.
“(Laughs.) Six hours? You’re underestimating us. We’re ambitious,” Johnstad responded with a touch of humor, suggesting that the vision behind Rebel Moon could offer viewers an even more immersive and expansive experience than had been anticipated. .
This comment has sparked speculation and excitement among fans, as well as questions about how a film with such a long running time would be presented. The idea of a full six-hour-plus cut raises questions about the expanded narrative, character development, and depth the filmmakers are willing to explore in the Rebel Moon universe.
Johnstad’s reference to the ambition behind the project not only suggests a quest for cinematic greatness but could also indicate that the film goes beyond conventional boundaries to offer viewers a unique and memorable experience. The film’s inspiration from the works of Akira Kurosawa and the Star Wars universe, as well as its initial development as a more mature version of the Star Wars universe, raised significant expectations among fans of the genre. The decision to film the film in two parts had already revealed the breadth of the creators’ vision.
The news of the possible full cut of more than six hours adds an additional layer of intrigue to the project. The film is not only presented as an epic adventure in space, but now also raises the possibility of offering viewers an immersive and prolonged cinematic experience.
Johnstad’s revelation opens the door to questions about the length of films in the future. The idea of fully exploring the rich universe of Rebel Moon and offering fans more content than they might have initially anticipated is an approach that has gained popularity in the era of streaming and digital platforms.
The release, which took place a few days ago, had fans eager to immerse themselves in the vast and ambitious universe of Rebel Moon , although the reception from critics has not been as good as expected. News of the potential six-hour-plus full cut only adds an extra layer of excitement as viewers anticipate what could be a milestone in sci-fi film history.
Rebel Moon, with its stellar cast, cinematic inspiration, and unique vision of Zack Snyder(300 (60%), Watchmen, The Watchers (65%), The Man of Steel (55%)), is a notable event in the science fiction genre and an experience that fans have not wanted to miss.