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PlayStation Network Gets Free Exclusive Short Films from Bruckheimer, Other Hollywood Talent

By Chris Faylor, Nov 04, 2008 8:20am PST

Mirroring Microsoft's efforts to bring original video programming to Xbox Live, Sony Computer Entertainment Europe today announced Shoot!, a new...


Universal Gets Movie Rights for EA's Dante's Inferno

By Chris Faylor, Nov 03, 2008 9:40am PST

Universal Pictures has won the bidding war for the rights to develop a movie adaptation of an unannounced Electronic Arts franchise, rumored to be...


Electronic Arts Goes To Hell With Dante's Inferno

By Maarten Goldstein, Oct 31, 2008 6:45am PDT

Variety reports that Electronic Arts is working on a videogame adaptation of Dante's famous Inferno poem. Though EA has not yet officially...


"Goddamnit, I hate all this forced corporate synergy. Just release the best thing you can for ..."

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Gears of War Screenwriter Talks Movie, Aims For 'Gritty and Real'

By Maarten Goldstein, Oct 30, 2008 11:48am PDT

Talking to MTV News, Chris Morgan has revealed a few tidbits about his Gears of War movie screenplay. The movie, to be directed by Underworld...


"I know I'm going out on a limb here but I'm predicting this will suck donkey balls. "

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Army of Two Movie in Production, Has 'Opportunity to Make a Great Buddy Film'

By Chris Faylor, Oct 24, 2008 8:20am PDT

One of this year's best-selling Xbox 360 titles, EA Montreal's co-op action game Army of Two (PS3, 360) is getting more than a sequel--it's...


"Anyone suprised that this is coming right after showed max payne top of box office and making ..."

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Rockstar Attemped to Prevent Max Payne Movie, Game Producer Now Proud of Film

By Chris Faylor, Oct 22, 2008 9:08am PDT

Despite some intial harsh words, 3D Realms founder and original Max Payne producer Scott Miller says he is "proud of this film" and believes it is...


"With the economy the way it is, and how advertising seems to be out of whack now days I'm ..."

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Max Payne Movie Tops Box Office

By Chris Faylor, Oct 20, 2008 7:59am PDT

Despite panning reviews and an average rating of 3.7 / 10 on aggregate review site RottenTomatoes, the feature film adaption of the Max Payne video...


"holy shit. people are paying to see that rat dog movie? wtf. "

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Early Reviews Pan Max Payne Movie

By Chris Faylor, Oct 15, 2008 8:38am PDT

Reviews for the Mark Wahlberg-starring Max Payne feature film adaptation have started coming in prior to the movie's October 17 debut, and despite...


"Amazingly I finally saw a Uwe Boll movie... Postal... I honestly couldn't finish it... I ..."

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Warcraft Movie Not Expected in 2009, Still Needs 'A Lot of Work'

By Chris Faylor, Oct 10, 2008 12:03pm PDT

Blizzard and Legendary Pictures' feature film adaptation of the Warcraft franchise isn't likely to arrive next year, as was once announced, though...


"Oh wow. James Bond and basically all action films work like that. "

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Shack PSA: Max Payne Art Hits Chicago

By Nick Breckon, Oct 06, 2008 4:30pm PDT

Chicago residents had the chance earlier today to meet up with Max Payne film stars Chris "Ludacris" Bridges and Mark "Animal Talker" Wahlberg, who...


"I would bet good money that you could find them all through the film as thugs/cops/junkies."

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New Halo Movie Script Goes to Microsoft

By Blake Ellison, Oct 02, 2008 5:20pm PDT

Former Gears of War film screenwriter Stuart Beattie is back at it with a Halo script, and this time he has the support of Microsoft and Bungie,...


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God of War Creator Discusses Hollywood Movie, Expresses Faith in Director Brett Ratner

By Chris Faylor, Oct 01, 2008 8:00am PDT

Word that X3: The Last Stand and Rush Hour director Brett Ratner would be helming the upcoming God of War flick was not met with universal acclaim...


"Why didn't they get the '300' director? Seems like he would've been a natural fit for the ..."

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Max Payne Film Scores PG-13 Rating, DVD Release to Feature Gamer Dedicated Cut

By Nick Breckon, Sep 25, 2008 2:37pm PDT

Max Payne film director John Moore has won his battle with the Motion Picture Association of America to secure a financially-advantageous PG-13...


"Why does anyone care about this, especially after something like The Dark Knight? Max Payne ..."

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The Sims Movie Plotted: It's Weird Science Meets Will Wright, Right?

By Nick Breckon, Sep 22, 2008 1:00pm PDT

Confused as to how a watchable movie can be made out of The Sims? You're not alone. Producer John Davis (Dr. Dolittle 2, Waterworld) is in...


"It's more that the way it's described is mildly incomprehensible in a way that sounds like the ..."

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Report: Mass Effect Movie Rights Bought by Marvel Movie Man

By Blake Ellison, Sep 18, 2008 5:00pm PDT

Film producer Avi Arad has bought the film rights to Bioware's cinematic Xbox 360 RPG Mass Effect, according to a report today. "Numerous...


"Finally a video game storyline that actually deserves to be a movie might just become one. I ..."

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