Top 10 Best Video Game Movie Adaptations
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As most of the movie critics said, video games doesn’t seem to be able to make the transition quite well as the novels from books does. Well, they are probably right, most video game movie adaptations suck.
The main issues often arise when film-makers try to stick too closely to the plot, which is why many of the movies listed below are merely based on elements of video games. It’s a much safer bet to lift characters or certain ideas from a game or franchise and explore that in greater depth.
Despite of negative reviews for most of the video game movie adaptation, we are able to compile the 10 of the best video game movie adaptations.
- Resident Evil – March 15, 2002
The film stars Milla Jovovich and Michelle Rodriguez. It is the first installment in the Resident Evil film series. Borrowing elements from the video games Resident Evil and Resident Evil 2, the film follows amnesiac heroine Alice and a band of Umbrella Corporation commandos as they attempt to contain the outbreak of the T-virus at a secret underground facility.