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‘The Legend of Zelda’ in Netflix Development for Live-Action TV Series

by Kevin Fitzpatrick February 6, 2015 @ 3:46 PM
Well, smash my pots and mask my Majoras, this is unexpected. After decades of stalled developments and rumors, ‘The Legend of Zelda’ might at long last get the live-action treatment, emerging as a potential new Netflix TV series. Rupee-hiding shrubs, you’ve been warned.

Michael Fassbender’s ‘Assassin’s Creed’ Movie Gets a New Official Release Date

by Jacob Hall January 6, 2015 @ 12:44 PM
Last night, we reported that 20th Century Fox was shaking up its schedule, maneuvering sequels to ‘Dawn of the Planet of the Apes’ and ‘Fantastic Four’ into new positions. However, one of the films given a new release date is a project that continues to perplex us: the adaptation of the popular video game ‘Assassin’s Creed,’ which was first announced ages ago as a franchise for Michael Fassbender. Will we ever see this movie or will it continue to keep shifting further and further backwards on Fox’s schedule until it vanishes altogether?

Chris Evans Stars in a New Call of Duty Online Live-Action Teaser Trailer

by Britt Hayes December 26, 2014 @ 3:25 PM
Over the last few years or so, Activision has been featuring beloved actors in their Call of Duty trailers. Just a couple of months back, Taylor Kitsch and Emily Ratajkowski (‘Gone Girl’) starred in the trailer for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare, which was directed by Peter Berg. Today the folks at Activision are stepping up their trailer game even further, with this new teaser for Call of Duty Online featuring ‘Captain America’ himself, Chris Evans. When you think patriotism and answering the call of duty, you obviously think Captain America.

‘Game of Thrones’ Telltale Video Game Trailer Brings HBO Cast into “Iron From Ice”

by Kevin Fitzpatrick December 1, 2014 @ 1:28 PM
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Just last week saw Telltale Games confirming that their forthcoming ‘Game of Thrones’ video game would share some impressive cast with the hit HBO drama, premiering on December 2 with its first installment, “Iron From Ice.” Now, one day before hitting platforms, the Telltale ‘Game of Thrones’ adaptation has an epic launch trailer full of cast members new and old.

‘Game of Thrones’ Telltale Video Game Trailer: “Iron From Ice” Confirms TV Cast

by Kevin Fitzpatrick November 20, 2014 @ 1:36 PM
Telltale Games
We’ve known for some time that Telltale Games would mount their take on HBO’s ‘Game of Thrones,’ complimenting their acclaimed adaptations of ‘The Walking Dead’ comics and even ‘Back to the Future,’ and at last the first trailer for “Iron From Ice” has arrived, with a twist. Not only does Cersei Lannister (Lena Headey) herself narrate, but so too will Peter Dinklage and more from the ‘Game of Thrones’ cast reprise their roles!

Watch the Live-Action Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Trailer Starring Taylor Kitsch and Emily Ratajkowski

by Mike Sampson October 31, 2014 @ 10:20 AM
The last time Taylor Kitsch and director Peter Berg teamed up to adapt a live-action version of a popular game, the world suffered through a 'Battleship' movie. Now, Kitsch and Berg have reteamed for a live-action trailer for the new Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare game, and even at just under two minutes, it's already better than 'Battleship.'

15 Frightening Facts About the 'Resident Evil' Film Franchise

by ScreenCrush Staff October 30, 2014 @ 8:15 AM
The 'Resident Evil' video game franchise is one of the most successful of all-time, selling over 61 million units since the first game made its debut on the Sony PlayStation in 1996. The game series was so popular it spawned an equally lucrative film franchise, which includes five movies (and a sixth on the way) that have grossed almost $1 billion worldwide. But, would all that have happened if Gwyneth Paltrow had starred in the movie? Because that almost happened. Find out more about that, and other scary scoop from the 'Resident Evil' movies is this week's horrifying You Think You Know Movies? episode!

'Dead Rising' Movie Reveals Cast and First Plot Details

by Nick Romano September 30, 2014 @ 11:49 AM
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While this year seems to be all about the book-to-movie adaptations, more and more video games are being mined for their cinematic potential. Three months after learning that Legendary's Digital Media and Sony's online video platform/studio Crackle would be making a 'Dead Rising' movie, we now have the full cast and the first plot details.