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Bionicle 2: Legends of Metru Nui (2004)

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Six ordinary Matoran are chosen to become Toa, guardians of the legendary city of Metru Nui. But as they accustom to their new role, conflicts quickly arise between them, and a sinister plot is set in motion right under their noses.

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Henry Gilroy (story), Bob Thompson (story) | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview:
Christopher Gaze Christopher Gaze ... Turaga Vakama - Narrator (voice)
Michael Dobson ... Lhikan / Krekka (voice)
Paul Dobson ... Nidhiki / Whenua (voice)
Tabitha St. Germain ... Nokama (voice)
Brian Drummond ... Onewa / Matau (voice)
Trevor Devall ... Nuju (voice)
Alessandro Juliani ... Vakama (voice)
Gerard Plunkett ... Turaga Dume (voice)
Lee Tockar ... Makuta / Kongu (voice)
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Storyline

The legends tells the story of how the Toa came to be, chosen from the pool of Matoran youth in the great city of Metru Nui and, though physically transformed, hardly prepared for increased size and super heroic powers. Now in short order, the Toa--who babble and bicker like agitated adolescents--have to master their new gifts, impress their leader, and prepare to protect their home. Written by Anthony Pereyra {hypersonic91@yahoo.com}

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Every Legend Has A Beginning


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for action violence and scary images | See all certifications »

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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA | Denmark

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 October 2004 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Bionicle: The Mask Maker See more »

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Budget:

$5,000,000 (estimated)
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color
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Trivia

Krekka was radically redesigned compared to his original toy counterpart. The toy was blue and had short, asymmetrical arms in which he held different types of weapons. In this film, he is green, and instead of carrying weapons, he has enormous, symmetrical arms with giant fists and claws. See more »

Goofs

When Vakama picks up the broken Mask of Time to show it to Dume, he doesn't really pick it up, instead, the mask seems to magically jump into his hands. See more »

Quotes

Onewa: Turaga, I know you not.
Lhikan: Your concern should be with your own identity, not mine. Freedom and escape are different objectives, but both are easily realized.
Onewa: You are stuck here with us, so...
Lhikan: I have freedom, even in here. But for escape, Toa mask powers are needed.
Nuju: [sighs] I doubt we'll ever be in touch with our mask powers.
Lhikan: Oh, never doubt what you are capable of. The Great Spirit lives through us all.
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Crazy Credits

The first half of the closing credit sequence has footage from the movie, with snippets of the other footage shown with the beats of the original score. See more »

Alternate Versions

In the German version, when Onewa, Whenua, Nuju and Lhikan are in the tunnel, they are saying lines that make sense, whereas the original English version simply copy&pasted random unfitting sentences from earlier scenes into this shot. See more »

Connections

Follows Bionicle: Mask of Light (2003) See more »

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User Reviews

 
Great Bionicle Movie
19 August 2006 | by jeffreyfreezeSee all my reviews

It is a great Bionicle movie. With the advanced graphic and strong storyline, this movie give the message of responsibility, friendship , love and hope.

For example, the relationship between Vakama and Lhikan, the leadership and courage of Lhikan attracts me a lot.

But the battle of Makuta and Vakama and the training of using mask power are boring and weak, this is what I was disappointed.

And it should add some battle in the city, like Ko-metru and Ga-metru. You know, Metru Nui is a great city, but the battle always happened at subrub...


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