video games

‘Hitman: Agent 47’ and Why Most Video Game Movies Don’t Work

Ever since the horror that was Super Mario Bros. (1993), video games have increasingly become the target of filmmakers, who want to chime in on a games reputation and produce a poorly-made movie adaptation of that game. (more…)

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Why the Star Wars Spinoffs are an Awesome Idea

When it was announced two years ago that Disney had started to develop standalone Star Wars films, I was strongly against the idea. Up until now, the Star Wars films have exclusively told the saga of the Skywalker family – the fall of Anakin Skywalker, and the rise of his son Luke, who would ultimately redeem his father and turn him back to the good side. (more…)