‘Edge of Tomorrow 2’ Is Now ‘Live Die Repeat and Repeat’
When speaking with Collider.com, ‘Edge of Tomorrow‘ director Doug Liman revealed new details about the upcoming sequel. Not only did Liman confirm the return of Emily Blunt but he also gave away the film’s new title. It will be called ‘Live Die Repeat and Repeat‘.
“We have an amazing story! It’s incredible! Way better than the first film, and I obviously loved the first film. It will be called Live Die Repeat and Repeat. Tom [Cruise] is excited about it, and Emily Blunt is excited about it. The big question is just when we’ll do it. But it’s not an if, it’s a when.”
-Doug Liman to Collider
While the title may seem confusing to some, it’s based on the first film’s tagline. It also perfectly sums up the very insane plot of ‘
It also sums up the very insane plot of ‘Edge Of Tomorrow‘. The underrated sci-fi film featured a military public relations officer sent to film the first wave of an attack against an alien race. Tom Cruise’s character is killed in combat but finds himself on a loop that sends him to the day before the battle. Emily Blunt plays an officer in Special Forces who eventually teams up with Cruise to defeat the aliens. While Blunt’s character died in the first film, director Doug Liman described ‘Live Die Repeat and Repeat‘ as a “sequel that’s a prequel”. Expect them to find a tricky way to include her in the film!
What do you think of the film’s title? Some folks online are calling it a bit confusing.
Did you enjoy the first ‘Edge of Tomorrow‘ enough to come back for a sequel?
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