The original, pulse-pounding hit that introduced the world to the character of Riddick. Pitch Black is the electrifying sci-fi action-adventure that stars Vin Diesel as the vicious fugitive Riddick. After their ship crash-lands on a remote planet, a group of marooned passengers must face a pack of terrifying creatures whose only weakness is the light. Only Riddick, who has an appetite for destruction, can lead them through the darkness. Direction: David Twohy Actors: Claudia Black, Cole Hauser, Vin Diesel, Special Features: The Chronicles of Riddick visual Encyclopedia: An Interactive Guide to the Spectacular Worlds of the Chronicles of Riddick, 2.35:1, Widescreen format. Language: English / Add. French, Spanish / Sub. English, French, Spanish Year: 2000 Runtime: 109 minutes.