Photo: Disclosure / Fox Film do Brasil
Based on the manga Battle Angel Alita, by Yukito Kishiro, Alita: Combat Angel is a popular adventure and science fiction film released in February 2019 in theaters in Brazil, directed by Robert Rodriguez and screenplay by James Cameron,
The film was not the biggest hit of the year, but it won over a good portion of fans who were eager to see continuity in the narrative. However, actor Christoph Waltz, who played Dr. Dyson Ido in the film, when asked in a recent interview if he would make a second film, said that as much as he would love to return to a sequel, he does not believe that Disney has an interest in producing it. .
Of course! Of course yes! But, you know, I know as much as you do. I didn’t hear anything and I’m a little disappointed and surprised that I haven’t heard anything so far, because I know he [o filme] has followers. I know people liked it and, in addition to what others said, I loved it and enjoyed working and I liked the result. You know, it was Fox and Fox is no more. Now it’s Disney. Maybe it doesn’t fit Disney style, but I have no idea. I have no idea. Maybe they’re working on something and I’m not the first person to know, but for now, I haven’t heard anything. “
With the disappointing information, fans started using the hashtag #AlitaSequel on social media to draw Disney’s attention to a second film, showing that there is a good audience interested in seeing it.
Read more about Alita: Combat Angel at Cinema10.