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The best TV shows based on video games, ranked

It has been understood for a long time that TV shows or movies based on video games that have a large audience and fan base do not usually turn out well. Either they cram the entire storyline into a few episodes, or the music score, storyline, and animation don’t do the characters justice, or it just feels like a dumb show. Over the years, TV series adaptations like Mortal Kombat: Defenders of the Realm, Sonic Underground, and Street Fighter have not been up to the mark for many viewers. However, there are many adaptations that have far exceeded expectations. TheRead News

6 Upcoming Video Game Movies and TV Adaptations We Can’t Wait To See

It may come as a shock, but there was a time when video games were considered maladaptive movies. Limited plots, nonsense celebrity casting, and cheap dialogue were the norm for theatrical adaptations of massive, blockbuster titles, and they struggled to earn their money back at the box office. Borderlands Gearbox Software brings the Borderlands franchise to the silver screen. The movie ended filming in 2021, but other than character silhouettes and limited behind-the-scenes footage, few other details have emerged. The Borderlands franchise has always been known for its bombastic, almost intentionally rude presentation. The series follows the exploits of “VaultRead News

10 Best Movies Based on Video Games

Video game movies are usually unwatchable. For some reason, a lot of people have trouble taking video games and turning them into movies. There are some movies that do this reasonably well. While it wasn’t an absolutely breathtaking movie, it was a lot of fun. In order to recognize the different types of games, only one film per franchise will be recognized on this list. The purpose of the list is to highlight films based on how exciting they are to the viewer. 10/10 Silent Hill Silent Hill is without a doubt the worst movie on this list due toRead News

8 Movies That Feel Like Video Games

Usually, the feeling of playing a video game is completely different from watching a movie. Games usually take a lot of time to complete, usually taking hours—even tens or hundreds, sometimes—to complete, compared to the few hours viewers spend finishing a film. Games are often almost non-stop action, while action films usually take breaks to provide more interesting exposition between scenes. And of course, the most significant difference is that games are interactive, whereas the act of watching movies is a passive experience that the viewer has no control over. But the two media sometimes cross each other. Some videoRead News

My Best Friend’s Ghostbusters Trailer Reveals First Look at Prime Video Adaptation

The film adaptation of My Best Friend’s Exorcism is coming to Prime Video this fall and a first photo has been officially revealed. Based on the best-selling book of the same name by Grady Hendrix, the film stars Elsie Fisher (Netflix’s Texas Chainsaw Massacre) as an 1980s teenager whose best friend, played by Amiah Miller (War for the Planet of the Apes) , becomes possessed. The first photo, seen above, shows the two as they appear in the film. My Best Friend’s Exorcism is directed by Damon Thomas (Killing Eve, Penny Dreadful) and written by Jenna Lamia (Good Girls, Awkward).Read News

6 Movies to Watch If You Love Day Shift on Netflix

Day Shift is a new Hollywood movie that just started streaming on Netflix. Starring Jamie Foxx in the lead role, it is a vampire action comedy film directed by J. J. Perry. It stars Jamie as Bud Jablonski, a blue-collar father who provides for his family with manual labor. While keeping front of a boring job cleaning the swimming pools, he secretly works as a vampire hunter for a union. While horror is what the film aims to present with vampires, it relies heavily on its action extravaganza full of blood and gore. If you enjoyed this action packed buddyRead News

7 Best New Movies on Amazon Prime Video in August 2022

With the days getting hotter and summer in full swing, there’s no better time to stay inside and watch a movie in the comfort of your own home. Lucky for you, we’ve given you an overview of what’s coming to Amazon Prime Video this month. From an unusual “love” story to a daring rescue based on true events, we’ve put together a wide variety of options for you. (500) Days Of Summer Screenwriters: Scott Neustadter, Michael H. Weber Starring: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Zooey Deschanel, Chloë Grace Moretz Starting with a rather controversial choice, 500 Days of Summer is less about romanceRead News

With Stranger Things and Squid Game, Netflix proves that it’s better at making great TV shows than movies

Netflix received over 115 nominations at this year’s Emmys, led by hits like The Squid Game, Stranger Things, and Ozark. Although it’s down from last year’s 129, Netflix still holds the second-most titles of any network or streamer, with only HBO beating it thanks to juggernauts like Succession and The White Lotus. However, not everything is good for the so-called King of Doors. Whether it’s canceling shows left and right or losing subscribers every quarter, the original streamer can’t seem to catch a break, and even its raw and over-the-top original movies can help. Netflix started teasing The Gray ManRead News

Elvis, Netflix’s Day Shift and every other new movie to watch at home

This week, the new movies to watch at home are led by a big theatrical release that’s finally coming to home video, and an exciting Netflix movie that’s a bit of a throwback. First, let’s talk about Elvis. Baz Luhrmann’s maximalist approach is a pitch-perfect vehicle for a story about one of American pop culture’s most legendary figures, and it’s finally available to watch at home if, like me, you haven’t been able to go to the cinema. The other highlight is Netflix’s Day Shift, a vampire-hunting action-comedy-horror hybrid from first-time director and legendary stuntman J.J. Perry starring Jamie Foxx,Read News

What time does Day Shift starring Jamie Foxx arrive on Netflix? (by time zone)

DAY SHIFT. (L-R) Snoop Dogg as Big John and Jamie Foxx as Bud in Day Shift. Cr. Parrish Lewis/Netflix © 2022. Jamie Foxx is back on Netflix with his new movie Shift. This movie is different from the movies we are used to seeing Foxx. Not only will he make us laugh, but he’ll hunt anemic vampires while doing it! Day Shift is an upcoming Netflix original film directed by JJ Perry based on a screenplay originally written by Tyler Tice and later rewritten by Shay Hatten. J.J. Perry made his directorial debut on The Day Shift from his usualRead News

‘Darlings’ Take India By Storm; Alia Bhatt’s Dark Violent Netflix has the highest opening worldwide for an Indian non-English language film.

A dark comedy dealing with the disturbing issue of domestic violence is capturing audiences in India and abroad. Darlings, which began streaming globally on Netflix a week ago, has the biggest opening for a non-English language Indian film, with viewers spending more than 10 million hours watching it in its opening weekend, according to a statement released by the streaming service. by the BBC It also “is currently trending in the top 10 in 16 countries across the Americas, Africa and Asia, including the UAE, Singapore, Malaysia, Kenya and Trinidad and Tobago.” The film is directed by Jasmeet K ReenRead News

‘Sing 2’ is quietly chasing this record on Netflix’s top 10 lists

‘Sing 2’ is chasing a record in Netflix’s Top 10 charts. With the win, Uncharted and Purple Hearts have earned the top 10 popular movie premiere spots on Netflix today. But the real story is Sing 2, which is on the verge of reaching a milestone that no movie on Netflix has ever achieved. Here’s how today’s Top 10 ranked: You’ll notice that Sing 2 is in fourth place, which is nothing spectacular. It’s a far cry from its early days of dominance in late June and early July, when the film spent ten non-consecutive days at number one. ButRead News

10 Best Road Trip Movies Of The 2020s On Prime Video (Ranked By IMDb)

Don’t Make Me Go was recently released on Prime Video and is about a father and daughter road trip after Max, the father, learns that he has a terminal illness. Max decides not to tell his daughter, Wally, the real reason why they are making this trip, and it is from this withholding of information that the real melodrama begins. Don’t Make Me Go is a classic road trip style film where the journey is far more important than the destination, and the growth the characters find in themselves is the real point of the film. Even with the 2020sRead News

Pop music and ‘Grease’ star Olivia Newton-John has died at the age of 73

August 8 – Singer Olivia Newton-John, who climbed to the top of the world’s pop charts in the 70s and 80s with songs such as “I Honestly Love You” and “Physical” and starred in the hit musical “Grease”, died on Monday, aged 73, at his home in Southern California. The British-born and Australian-raised artist’s death was announced on her Instagram account, saying that she “passed away in peace” at her ranch home “surrounded by family and friends.” Four-time Grammy Award winner Newton-John revealed in 2017 that a recurrence of breast cancer had metastasized and had spread to her lower back,Read News

Fahad Faasil Malayankunju to be watched on Prime Video from August 11

Actor Fahadh Faasil’s survival drama Malayankunju will make its OTT debut on Prime Video on August 11, the streamer announced on Monday. The Malayalam language film is written by Mahesh Narayanan and directed by Sajimon Prabhakar. Also starring Rajisha Vijayan and Indrans in pivotal roles, Malayankunju is an emotional story of survival, when a man is trapped in a landslide. According to a press release, the film is shot 40 feet below ground level and has surreal sequences that elevate an ordinary survival story to another level. Faasil said that Malayankunju turned out to be “one of his toughest films”Read News

Fahadh Faasil and Naga Chaitanya meet each other on Prime Video

They are not exactly competitors. One is a Telugu star and the other mainly operates in the Malayalam industry. But the two actors in question, Naga Chaitanya and Fahadh Faasil, are not averse to acting in other languages. Fahadh recently did Pushpa in Telugu and Vikram in Tamil. Naga Chaitanya will be seen in action in Laal Singh Chaddha in Hindi. The two heroes’ recent offerings — Fahadh’s Malayanjkunju and Naga Chaitanya’s Thank You — released on the same date in theaters: July 22, to be exact. Now, these two films will collide with each other, so to speak, asRead News

The Wretched on Netflix is ​​a decent throwback horror

Bad movie from IFC, IFC picture In the scene of “psychological horror” movies, many of which fail to impress, it’s nice to see a well-thought-out movie that comes of age with a supernatural element of horror with The Wretched on Netflix. And I’m not the only one who thinks so! The Wretched was released to the streaming service on July 31st and is already in the Top Ten Netflix Movies with a fresh rating of 75% on Rotten Tomatoes. Written and directed by the Pierce brothers, a duo to keep your eyes peeled for in the horror genre, IFC releasedRead News

Is Grease on Netflix? (Where to stream Grease 2022)

Olivia Newton-John and John Travolta in a scene from ‘Grease,’ 1978. (Photo by Paramount/Getty Images) Starring John Travolta, Olivia Newton-John, Stockard Channing, Didi Conn and Jeff Conaway, Grease is one of the most iconic and beloved musicals to ever grace the big screen. Its soundtrack is filled with some of the greatest original tunes that have had generations singing along for decades. The film inspired a sequel, was a hit Broadway production, and is one of the most recognizable characters in the world of cinema. Although it was released nearly five decades ago, it’s a film that continues to holdRead News

Fahadh Faasil’s survival drama ‘Malayankunju’ to stream on Prime Video from August 11

Actor Fahadh Faasil’s survival drama film ‘Malayankunju’ will make its OTT debut on Prime Video on August 11, the streamer announced Monday. The Malayalam film is written by Mahesh Narayanan and directed by Sajimon Prabhakar. Also starring Rajisha Vijayan and Indrans in pivotal roles, ‘Malayankunju’ is an emotional story of survival, when a man gets caught in a landslide. According to a press release, the movie was shot 40 feet below ground level and has surreal sequences that take a usual survival story to a different level. Faasil said that ‘Malayankunju’ turned out to be “one of the toughest movies”Read News

Top 7 New Movies on Amazon Prime Video in August 2022

Amazon Prime Video continues to release a mix of movies for the ongoing summer slate. In the best month of the season, viewers will be able to access some major recent releases such as Paul Thomas Anderson’s “Licorice Pizza” starring the Haim brothers as well as “The Lost City”, which is full of stars like Sandra Bullock, Channing Tatum. , Daniel Radcliffe and Brad Pitt. Those looking for older classic films won’t be disappointed either as “The Devil Wears Prada” and “Mamma Mia! ” will also go to the streamer (with the catalog of Freevee gracing music). Nicholas Cage’s “Face/Off”Read News

Netflix Movie ‘The Stranger’: What We Know So Far

Hotly tipped for awards in 2023 is The Stranger, which is coming exclusively to Netflix later this year. Ever expanding its feature film lineup, Netflix has acquired The Stranger, a tense Australian thriller The Stranger starring Joel Edgerton and Sean Harris, which premiered at the Cannes Film Festival earlier this year and will be streaming to Netflix in October 2022. The film is written and directed by actor and director Thomas M. Wright, whose directorial debut was 2018’s Acute Misfortune. He commented on working on The Stranger: “With The Stranger, I wanted to make a psychological crime that took the audienceRead News

Prey, Uncharted on Netflix and all the other new movies to watch at home

After a few light weeks in new movie releases, this week is perhaps the busiest of the year so far. Predator’s new movie, Prey, arrives on Hulu (and it’s really good!), Three great animated films (Lightyear, Luck and Belle) make their streaming debut, Uncharted finally lands on Netflix, and two best film nominees : Licorice Pizza and Belfast – finally arrives in streaming. It’s not all! There’s also a new Ron Howard movie about rescuing a Thai cave, a slasher on Peacock, the new Minions movie, an intriguing horror movie with Rebecca Hall, and so much more. Here are allRead News

Podcast: Film accelerator turns Israel from high-tech nation to content nation

Welcome to Times Will Tell, The Times of Israel’s weekly podcast. This week we speak with two of the co-founders of New Legend, a pioneer in the field of financing Israeli film and television content. After Israeli filmmakers and showrunners spent years chasing funding from the government and local production studios, New Legend has created a new model and company for financing film and television projects, backed by Israeli investment firm Meitav. Dash, which will leverage its network of Israeli investors. and business relationships. Gal Yissar, CEO of New Legend, and Oded Turgeman, Chief Content Officer of New Legend, discussRead News

Netflix Acquires Thomas M. Wright’s Joel Edgerton And Sean Harris – ‘The Stranger’ Thriller Star Following Cannes Bow

Netflix has bagged Thomas M. Wright’s suspenseful Cannes thriller The Stranger and will premiere it worldwide in October. The Australian drama had its world premiere in the Official Selection at the Cannes Film Festival this year, where Deadline critic Anna Smith said it showed “an tacitly compelling insight” into the nature of policing. The film premieres today at the Melbourne International Film Festival in Australia and is shown in cinemas locally before launching on Netflix worldwide (excluding Italy, Benelux, Portugal, Greece, Israel and the Middle East). Produced by See-Saw Films, Anonymous Content and Blue Tongue Films, whose founder Joel EdgertonRead News

Is Easter Sunday on Netflix?

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA – JUNE 26: Jo Koy and Tiffany Haddish at Sean “Diddy” Combs Celebrate BET Lifetime Achievement after Party powered by Meta, Ciroc Premium Vodka and DeLeon Tequila on June 26, 2022 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for Sean “Diddy” Combs) It’s not surprising that some comedy fans are worried about whether they can watch Easter Sunday on the streaming service Netflix. Be sure to read on to find out if subscribers will be able to enjoy the incredibly funny movie. Actor and comedian Jo Koy stars as Joe Valencia, who plays a down-on-his-luckRead News

WGA wins $42 million in ‘self-settled’ arbitration against Netflix

The WGA said today that it has prevailed in a major arbitration against Netflix that claims hundreds of writers on 100 Netflix movies will receive an additional $42 million in unpaid royalties. WGA West and WGA East say they are now seeking about $13.5 million in late payment of those balances that Netflix owes writers. In a notice to their members, the unions said their victory “comes from an important arbitration over Netflix’s payment of writer’s royalties for the Bird Box theater. Netflix argued that the WGA should have accepted the poor formula the company negotiated with the DGA andRead News

Is Thirteen Lives on Netflix?

Director Ron Howard on the set of THIRTEEN LIVES, a Metro Goldwyn Mayer Pictures film. Credit: Vince Valitutti / Metro Goldwyn Mayer Pictures © 2022 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures Inc. All rights reserved. Can Netflix subscribers dive into the movie Thirteen Lives on the streamer? Read on to find out the truth and more! Thirteen Lives is based on the incredible true story of how a group of individuals banded together to carry out an impossible rescue attempt on a junior football team consisting of 12 players and their coach, who were trapped in a flooded cave for 18 days. The oddsRead News

‘Run Sweetheart Run’ lands on Amazon Prime Video in October

The race is almost over, the finish line is in sight. Run Sweetheart Run, a film described as a “feminist horror thriller,” will make a Halloween splash on Amazon Prime Video on October 28, according to a report in Deadline. In this feature film, directed by Shana Feste from a script she wrote with Keith Josef Adkins and Kellee Terrell, “after what begins as a dinner with a client, a single mother (Ella Balinska) is stalked by a monstrous assailant and seemingly unstoppable (Pilou Asbaek). ),” according to the synopsis. The rest of the cast includes Ami Ameen, Dayo Okeniyi,Read News

Jake Gyllenhaal directs ‘Road House’ remake at Amazon, UFC’s Conor McGregor joins the cast

Billy Magnussen, Lukas Gage, and “A League of Their Own” breakout Gbemisola Ikumelo also star. Updated: UFC champion Conor McGregor has joined the cast of the “Road House” remake, as first reported by Deadline. Sources say he will play an original character in the film and not a version of himself, as the project centers on a former UFC fighter (Jake Gyllenhaal). Production will begin later in August in the Dominican Republic. Previous: You want to fight? Jake Gyllenhaal is set to lead Amazon Prime Video’s remake of the 1989 MGM film “Road House.” Starring Patrick Swayze, “Road House” centersRead News

Top 10 Indonesian movies to watch on Netflix

For a long time, Hollywood and Bollywood dominated the film industry. And even though Hollywood has more reach in the world, Bollywood takes the trophy for the production of films of the year and has the most views. Countries such as Hong Kong are also famous for their films and are especially known for their martial arts films. Nollywood, the Nigerian film industry, has also become a popular industry over the years. South Korea has taken Asia by storm in the past decade and recently reached the world with The Squid and the Parasite Game. However, Indonesia has not seenRead News