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Originally Posted by Kleric View Post
I think this will be the first quality video game movie adaptation. Until Gears of War, Halo and Prince of Persia come out .

John Logan, the screenwriter on The Last Samurai, The Aviator, Gladiator and more, is going to be doing the screenplay.

I'm excited.
The first Resident Evil wasn't so bad....
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Gladiator is in my top 5 movies all time.

I have a lot of faith in Verbinski and Logan; hopefully they can do justice to the brilliant story.
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The first Resident Evil wasn't so bad....
I agree, good job on that one. As someone stated earlier, the movie would have been pretty boring if it was just about running around shooting zombies with no plot. And lets face it, Milla, well she's Milla, 'nuff said.
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+1. that story is one of the best i've experienced in a game to date
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I do agree Resident Evil was fun to watch, by no means a bad movie.
post #16 of 21
As much as video games don't really translate into movies well, I think this movie will actually be pretty decent.
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I was about to say Half-Life would be when I started reading your post, but yeh, it would be a 3-4 hour movie.
Couldn't be any longer than "V". I say do it.
post #18 of 21
Oddly enough, I have quite a bit of faith in this movie. The BioShock story / environment suits a movie a bit too well. I'm surprised this never crossed my mind. I'll be lookin' out for this one. ^_^
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Well I hope they don't just make it about special effects, they need to really get into the characters and follow the story, I'm fed up with all the crappy films with amazing special effects coming out, that does not make it a good movie.

Bioshock has the potential to be a great film, but personally I'd rather not see it made
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Interesting. I just hope they don't compromise the story so that the movie can get a lower rating and thus have a larger potential audience...
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