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Gears of War Movie Gets Funding

By Chris Faylor, Jul 25, 2008 9:31am PDT

The feature film adaptation of Epic's cover-heavy action series Gears of War has gained the financial support of Legendary Pictures, Variety has...


"Die Hard 4's unrated version was better, but when I saw it in theaters, I thought I watched the ..."

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Max Payne Film Shows at Comic-Con, Fans React

By Nick Breckon, Jul 25, 2008 1:33am PDT

20th Century Fox's film adaptation of the Max Payne video games made a big showing on the first day of the 2008 San Diego Comic-Con. Along with...


"Also, in all seriousness, did you expect any less from someone who goes by wytefang?"

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Hollywood Creating Exclusive Xbox Live Shows; Creators Include Saw, Friday the 13th Veterans

By Chris Faylor, Jul 23, 2008 9:16am PDT

Saw creators James Wan and Leigh Whannell, Dawn of the Dead remake writer Janes Gunn and Friday the 13th remake director Marcus Nispel are among...


"You should see how it is over here. All we get is game trailers. No video on iTunes either, ..."

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EA Expanding into Hollywood, TV; Hints at Mirror's Edge, Dead Space and Need for Speed Efforts

By Chris Faylor, Jul 23, 2008 7:47am PDT

Electronic Arts today announced that it has inked a deal with with United Talent Agency, described as a "leading Hollywood talent and literary...


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Lost Planet Movie, Screenwriter Confirmed

By Maarten Goldstein, Jul 15, 2008 2:30am PDT

Confirming a report from last week, Variety reports that Warner Brothers and Capcom are teaming up for a movie based on the sci-fi action game Lost...


"How could anybody who has actually played or witnessed or touched the game's box or even smelled ..."

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First Max Payne Movie Trailer Released

By Nick Breckon, Jul 10, 2008 2:15am PDT

The first teaser for the Mark Wahlberg-starring Max Payne movie was released early this morning. The film is currently slated to debut on October...


"back when we thought this movie would kick so much ass! little did we know but we were so very ..."

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300, Sin City Movie Makers Purchased by Ubisoft

By Chris Faylor, Jul 08, 2008 9:49am PDT

Video game publisher Ubisoft today announced its acquisition of Hybride Technologies, the studio behind the stylish visual effects of the 300 and...


"Prince of Persia or Assassin's Creed could make pretty good movie translations I think. Both ..."

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DVD Market Still Trouncing Game Software Sales

By Aaron Linde, Jul 03, 2008 1:00pm PDT

Contrary to previous reports that US game sales had surpassed those of DVD movies in 2007, the Entertainment Merchants Association revealed that...


"Add this to another reason that you can't blame piracy for gaming sales issues. DVDs / Movies ..."

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US Games Sales Overtake DVD Market in 2007

By Chris Faylor, Jul 02, 2008 10:36am PDT

Sales of video games in the United States surpassed those of DVD movies during 2007, the Entertainment Merchants Association and GameSpot report....


"-and we can't forget that in this year we had Mario Kart Wii, MGS4 AND GTA IV come out. ..."

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Sony Courting Studios for PS3 Movie Download Store

By Aaron Linde, Jun 27, 2008 4:30pm PDT

Sources at several major movie studios revealed that Sony Computer Entertainment has not yet solidified agreements to bring films to its recently...


"I agree. And this is why i still say digital download has a long way to go vs blu-ray. Lack of ..."

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Report: Grand Theft Auto Movie Is Impossible

By Chris Faylor, Jun 20, 2008 10:26am PDT

A film based on the open-world criminal antics of Rockstar's Grand Theft Auto series is likely to never happen due to a 1977 movie of the same...


"They already own the title "Liberty City Stories". Seems perfect to me. Do it up serialized ..."

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Gears of War Movie Helmed by Die Hard 4 Director

By Aaron Linde, Jun 16, 2008 6:26pm PDT

The upcoming feature film adaptation of Epic Games' shooter Gears of War (PC, 360) will be directed by Len Wiseman, according to Variety. A...


"mk1 and silent hill are the only ones that don't suck that much"

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Live Action Turok Film Planned, Stars Adam Beach

By Chris Faylor, Jun 11, 2008 7:17am PDT

A live-action movie based on the dinosaur-killing exploits of Turok the Dinosaur Hunter is currently in the early stages of production and will...


"Yeah sucks coming from an Indian heritage. I mean.. come on.. Denzel.. why is that guy always ..."

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DiCaprio Cast as Atari Founder in Bushnell Biopic

By Aaron Linde, Jun 09, 2008 2:50pm PDT

Leonardo DiCaprio is attached to star as Atari founder Nolan Bushnell (pictured left) in a new feature film detailing the gaming godfather's life,...


"The original anime was made before the manga was even completed. It was under Katsuhiro Otomo's ..."

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Alfred Molina Cast in Prince of Persia Movie

By Chris Faylor, Jun 03, 2008 1:45pm PDT

Alfred "Dr. Octopus" Molina (pictured left) has joined the cast of Disney's game-to-film adaptation of Prince of Persia, which begins filming this...


"You are incredibly ignorant. Have you ever seen someone of Persian descent? "

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