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Halo movie canned

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THERE is no chance of a movie being made of Halo, despite it being the most successful game classic since Space Invaders.

Filmmaker Neill Blomkamp had been named to direct Fox-Universal's moving picture version of the game until the project fell apart last year.

After the recent launch of a new version of Halo, which tells the story of a bloke trying to win Master Chef, or something, there was some talk that the film idea might be dusted off again.

However Blomkamp told Movies magazine that there was no chance of Halo making the big screen in its current configuration. He said the movie was "entirely dead."

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