In Australia and New Zealand, during the early to mid-1990s, the Liquid Television shorts and the first series were shown on the program on television. Words that come to mind to describe the Aeon Flux flavor. Æon Flux has a serious Gnostic bent. However, after seeing a trailer somewhere, I loved the look and bright colours being easily pleased and decided to give the movie a chance. Gessler , Emmanuel Shiu , Friederike Beckert , Mathias Braun , Michael Finlay , Jeff Yagher , Jeff Yagher , Anja Müller , Enzo Enzel , Sebastian Meuschel , Christian Almesberger , Dieter Bähr , Mario Grech , John Trapman , Florian Emmerich , Jasin Boland , Alexis Scott , Carola Raum , Enzo Angileri , Enzo Angileri , Björn Rehbein , Jane O'Kane , Anita Brolly , Denise Kum , Natalie Weber , Dietke Brandt , Christian Ehlert , Robert Bunge , Shadi Almassizadeh , Howard Samuelsohn , Bobby Finn , Nadine Neuneier , Kiki Morris , Alex Matcham , Gerold Bublak , Marcus Haendgen , Charles Croughwell , Diana K.
As instructed by the Handler, Aeon is assigned to assassinate Goodchild, but there are deeper secrets to be discovered, and conspiracies to be foiled. You are logged in as. The short, which ran about the same length as one of the Liquid Television shorts, sees Flux conducting an unclear mission, killing many Breen soldiers while pursuing some small, insect-like robots. Full Specifications General Publisher Publisher web site Release Date December 07, 2010 Date Added January 11, 2011 Version 1. In the mid-1990s, the showed the Liquid Television shorts, which included all of the Æon Flux shorts. These were later collected in a.
Archived from on March 3, 2016. And it was that story line that kept things moving nicely along. As instructed by the Handler, Aeon is assigned to assassinate Goodchild, but there are deeper secrets to be discovered, and conspiracies to be foiled. In Canada, the shorts aired on and the third season aired a year or so later on the youth-oriented network , in a late-night timeslot, during a period when the network was trying to appeal to an older audience. Description 400 years in the future, set in the year 2415, Aeon Flux is a mysterious assassin.
Charlieze Theron gets to prance around with an insect-like walk her first appearance strongly reminded me of a praying mantis , salamander-like crawls, and other, animal-inspired, ballet-like movements. The music was later compiled on an album titled Eye Spy, Ears Only Confidential. A few of the shorts also appeared on a Best of Liquid Television compilation around the same time. Aeon is struggling to destroy the Goodchild regime led by its namesake, Trevor Goodchild, the ruler of Bregna and a descendant of the man who found a cure for the deadly virus. In the same episode, an of parliament is also mentioned by the character Gildemere. Æon Flux is therefore notable as one of the very few American to be a drama rather than a comedy.
Four centuries after a virus nearly annihilated the human race, leaving only five million survivors in a utopian city called Bregna. The screenplay almost seems like an episode they never made. Four centuries after a virus nearly annihilated the human race, leaving only five million survivors in a utopian city called Bregna. The story fixates on Eon Flux, the top agent in the underground Monican defiance, driven by the Handler. In the featurette Investigation: The History of Æon Flux included on the 2005 release , Peter Chung says the visual style was also influenced by the animated series ; Chung had worked on Rugrats prior to Æon Flux and had been extremely frustrated by the limitations of the characters. We are haunted by sorrows we cannot name.
I thought for sure that the screenplay wouldn't blend with the series and that it would lack all of the post-modern themes that made the show so thought provoking and mind bending. The world of Aeon Flux is drawn in bright, almost psychedelic colours, and it feels as if we glimpse only the tiniest part of this strange place. Strictly speaking, Aeon Flux is about 80% futuristic fantasy, with very little science fiction in it. The rest of the casting for the film is even better. As instructed by the Handler, Aeon is assigned to assassinate Goodchild, but there are deeper secrets to be discovered, and conspiracies to be foiled.
Any number of hot actresses could have filled out the skimpy digs, but Charlize is able to provide the essential intrigue as well as the splendiferous ass. In the third season was broadcast in 1996 via the channel, which at the time was free to anyone with a satellite dish. A good chunk of the film is dazzling to watch, without any explanation behind it. It would not be until the beginning of Season 3 that dialogue would be used much more extensively. Aeon Flux is the story of a female, barely clothed rebel sent in to assassinate the ruler of a dystopian isolated city, which contains the entire remainder of mankind. Visually, stylistically, and with its energy and futuristic fantasy and constantly underdressed heroine. What Aeon Flux succeeds at the most is dazzling the audience.
The series was also aired on Norwegian channel , a sister channel to state channel , alongside , , and in the late 1990s. . Aeon is struggling to destroy the Goodchild regime led by its namesake, Trevor Goodchild, the ruler of Bregna and a descendant of the man who found a cure for the deadly virus. One-line summary: 10 characters minimum Count: 0 of 55 characters 3. Age is attempting to crush the Goodchild administration driven by its namesake, Trevor Goodchild, the leader of Bregna and a relative of the man who found a cure for the lethal infection.
I was also hoping that the score would have a few echos of the original soundtrack for the shorts and that a few more of the full episode characters would make an appearance, especially Bambara. What Aeon Flux succeeds at the most is dazzling the audience. Satriano , Trudy Ramirez , Michael Hatzer , Simon Coke , Ryan Helsley , Bergit Angermeier , Gershon Hinkson , Rene Frommholz , Matthias Dippe , Martin Frank , Ron Rakowski , Anja Dihrberg , Mathias Braun , Christopher Abeyta , Wendy Cox , Miki Emmrich , Hadon Install , Christopher Alba , Valerie Davidson , Tommy Lockett , Dominik Hauser , William R. Ready for an action movie with lots of leaping, jumping and hero stuff, it was all of that - but more. The cgi effects no longer resemble something out of Tron but really make you wonder if what you're looking at is computerized or on the set.
Æon Flux was created by animator. I'll look forward to watching this one again in a year or two. Summary: optional Count: 0 of 1,500 characters The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. One hint suggested in the series, and confirmed by Mars and Singer in the graphic novel, is the character's modeling; it is suggested that she augments her income posing barefoot for magazines devoted to the fetish. Charlize Theron is very versatile, and now I fully intend to see the anime of Aeon Flux.