Look there, it's one of the 5 remaining posts on this board...
Posted by Cory on July 12, 2002 at 15:27:06:
In Reply to: Pondering the Opening Movie IV posted by Quill Dragon on July 11, 2002 at 15:44:01:
9. I thought the undead state was sort of gradual. Could be wrong though, I don't remember lots of the details. I think it's probably more metaphorical, though, even if it did *happen*. In that case, like you said, it probably represents a) TNOs mortality leaving him or b) Him becoming a monster (as in he is doing lots of damage).
10. Both are possible.