Rumours of a ‘Dredd 3D’ sequel create spike in DVD sales
Recent rumours about a sequel to the 2012 Judge Dredd movie ‘Dredd 3D’ have caused an apparent spike in the films DVD sales.
The 2012 comic book reboot leapt onto the Amazon DVD charts after it was reported that there’d be a follow up to the well received film was under consideration.
A post on the ‘Make a Dredd Sequel’ Facebook page has claimed that “DNA Films will be reviewing the Blu-ray/DVD sales of Dredd in the coming weeks and will be deciding whether or not to make a sequel”.
The Blu Ray of’Dredd 3D’ currently occupies Amazon UK’s top spot and has climbed from 260th to 30th position on Amazon.com.
Despite reaching the number one spot in the UK Box office. The film underperformed when it was released in the USA.
After the props were auctioned off, the chances of a sequel were considered slim, but star Karl Urban has said that a Dredd follow-up is “not off the agenda”.
“Clearly everyone has woken up to the fact that an audience has found this movie and loves it,” he explained. “It’s entirely possible, and if people want to see another installment then they should be vocal about that, because it can happen.”
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