Let’s Talk About…: Games, and the Movies That Tend to Ruin Them


We’re back with our “Let’s Talk About…” series! Check out the previous chats here.

Let’s Talk About…: a game with a movie tie-in.

I actually had some fun with this, simply sitting and thinking about how many movies based on games I could think of. Here’s what I came up with:

Assassin’s Creed (2016)
Word of Warcraft (2016)
Tomb Raider (2001; upcoming in 2018)
Mortal Kombat (1995)
Final Fantasy (2001)
Battleship (2012)
Street Fighter (1994)
Silent Hill (2006)
Doom (2005)
Hitman (2007)
Mario Brothers (1993)

…and I’m sure there are others.

Image result for mario bros movie.

And I also realized that I’ve seen exactly none of these films. I actually tend to avoid them, since they usually receive such terrible reviews, and with Blockbuster gone they’re not movies I can just “pick up” on a Friday night anymore.

This got me thinking as to why movies based on games are so bad… and I…

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