Game Over #10 - Super Computer Zombies - Resident Evil (2002)

Seemingly as far as video game feature film history goes currently, Paul W.S. Anderson’s take on the Resident Evil game franchise stands as the overall “most successful video game-to-film franchise” created so far. The five, this week about to be six*, film series has generated almost $1 Billion dollars at the box…

Game Over: Video Game Films - News and the Halfway Point

Every few years there is a wave of announcements that seem to all happen close together - touting a bunch of video games brands to now become a bunch of new movies. These deals tend to happen very rapidly although many of them end up in development hell when finding the right script, director and actors to be involved…

Game Over #11 - Assassin's Pen: Hitman (2007)

As I previously covered in the article about the rebooted 2015 follow up to this film - “Agent 47” - Hitman’s bleak concept in the video game franchise is often played upon by also having a sense of humor that gives a certain levity to the situations shown in the game. As the series has gone forward it’s gotten a lot…

Game Over #12 - Near Bankrupt: Street Fighter 

In a lot of ways the 1994 Live Action Street Fighter movie has gone on become one of the more “forgotten” video game feature films. No one forgets that it happened, but often it seems that the film is overshadowed by both the (relative) successes and also much more, the far worse failures of other video game feature…