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Warcraft movie director discusses upcoming film; first trailer coming in November

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 12, 2015 12:15pm PDT

Warcraft movie director Duncan Jones took questions about the upcoming 2016 film at San Diego Comic-Con, while later confirming that the movie's first trailer would debut in November.


"I thought they showed it at comic con. Ugh wtf I need to see something."

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Rockstar movie seeks Bill Paxton to play former attorney Jack Thompson

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 14, 2015 11:30am PDT

There may not be a Grand Theft Auto movie in the works, but a film about the real-life drama between Rockstar Games and Jack Thompson is, with Bill Paxton in talks to play the disbarred attorney.


Minecraft movie rights acquired by Warner Bros

By Steve Watts, Feb 28, 2014 6:30am PST

Warner Bros has acquired the rights to a Minecraft movie adaptation. Lego Movie producer Roy Lee is reportedly attached to the project.


"I just don't' see how this could translate to a movie.... I don't know, it would take a lot of ..."

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Gran Turismo script coming from Watchmen screenwriter

By Steve Watts, Nov 22, 2013 7:00am PST

Watchmen writer Alex Tse is reportedly working on the script for the Gran Turismo film.


"A guy's wife tells him to turn down whatever is making that incessant whining sound, she can't ..."

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Warner Bros negotiating Temple Run film rights

By Steve Watts, Nov 13, 2013 11:15am PST

Warner Bros is in talks to make a movie adaptation of Temple Run, the wildly popular free-to-play endless runner.


"I honestly have no idea if your being sarcastic? I will take it as you are, as that fits my ..."

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Evil Dead director in talks for Dante's Inferno film

By Steve Watts, Sep 18, 2013 11:00am PDT

Evil Dead director Fede Alvarez is in talks to direct a film based on the Dante's Inferno adaptation from EA.


"Haha, this reminds me of "Prince Of Persia: Sands Of Time: The Game: The Movie: The Game" from ..."

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Grand Theft Auto movie offers not 'worth risking one's crown jewels'

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 09, 2013 6:20am PDT

Given that Grand Theft Auto games increasingly are love letters to crime movies, it is a little curious that we haven't seen Hollywood tackle GTA yet. We've already been cursed with Dead or Alive and Postal movies, after all, and Rockstar clearly aches to be taken seriously....


"Eh, personally interested in the size of city vs countryside as well as street size & city ..."

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Producer Avi Arad outlines Uncharted, Metal Gear, and Mass Effect movies

By Steve Watts, Aug 30, 2013 2:00pm PDT

Producer Avi Arad has outlined the timelines and some of his favored story beats for movies based on Uncharted, Metal Gear Solid, and Mass Effect.


"Well, no, because humanity was part of the Federation along with the Vulcans and other races, ..."

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Michael Bay developing Ghost Recon movie with Ubisoft and Warner Bros

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 11, 2013 1:23pm PDT

You're bringing one of your biggest franchises from video game machines to the silver screen, a tense, tacatical techno-thriller--who do you turn to for help? Why, Michael Bay of course! Ubisoft today announced that the Transformers and Armageddon director is helping develop...


"Ugh. Forget the movie. Give me a good Ghost Recon GAME. Not the abomination that is/was Future ..."

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Ken Levine 'killed' BioShock movie rather than compromise

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 13, 2013 12:30pm PDT

The long-troubled BioShock movie, which Gore Verbinski was once set to direct, is officially dead in the water. Creator Ken Levine has confirmed that he personally offed it when given the opportunity, as the movie adaptation risked compromising too much just so it could get ...


"Rather than just killing it, if the storyline was good why not try to crowdfund the project ..."

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Hugh Jackman once considered for Metal Gear movie

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 02, 2012 4:00pm PDT

Now that the Metal Gear Solid movie is a go, who will step into the iconic shoes of Solid Snake?


"have they said which storyline they'd take on? 1 or 3 would make the most sense. "

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Cabin in the Woods DLC for Left 4 Dead 2 once planned

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 24, 2012 6:45am PDT

Attentive horror fans may have spotted the bilious Boomer and other Left 4 Dead monsters snuck into Joss Whedon's delightful scare 'em up movie Cabin in the Woods, but L4D's involvement was once supposed to be far greater. Director Drew Goddard has revealed that a CitW expan...


"C'mon Gabe, this will give you something else you can work on instead of releasing Half Life 3 :)"

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Metro 2033 movie rights nabbed by MGM

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 17, 2012 6:00am PDT

Dmitry Glukhovsky's post-apocalyptic novel Metro 2033, which was introduced to most of us by 4A Games' pleasing video game adaptation, is headed to the silver screen. MGM has picked up the movie rights, and it's a fair bet that it'll follow the game's lead and be light on ph...


"Wasn't MGM on the verge of bankruptcy a couple of years ago? IIRC, in 2010 they were slated to ..."

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Metal Gear Solid movie back on with Avi Arad

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 30, 2012 8:20am PDT

There have been several attempts at a Metal Gear Solid movie over the years, and one terrifying prank involving Uwe Boll, but one's properly in production now at Columbia Pictures. Avi Arad, who's produced every Marvel comic book movie of the past two decades--both good and ...


Sam Raimi no longer directing WoW movie

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 18, 2012 6:00am PDT

The Evil Dead director Sam Raimi signed up to direct the long-planned World of Warcraft movie adaptation way back in 2009, but we've heard little about it since. At Comic-Con, though, Raimi revealed that he's no longer on the project, but it does seem to be going ahead.


"If they don't make it CGI it's will most likely be another game made into a movie that sucks. "

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