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Objectively, What Is the Greatest Video Game to Film Adaptation Ever Made?

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User Info: Seifer_us

Seifer_us
4 years ago#1
Yes, they're all terrible, but which one sucks the least? - Results (931 votes)
Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within (2001)
6.98% (65 votes)
65
Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time (2010)
12.89% (120 votes)
120
Resident Evil (2002)
10.96% (102 votes)
102
Silent Hill (2006)
22.77% (212 votes)
212
Lara Croft: Tomb Raider - The Cradle of Life (2003)
5.48% (51 votes)
51
Mortal Kombat (1995)
30.83% (287 votes)
287
Doom (2005)
2.26% (21 votes)
21
Max Payne (2008)
2.04% (19 votes)
19
DOA: Dead or Alive (2007)
1.5% (14 votes)
14
Hitman (2007)
4.3% (40 votes)
40
This poll is now closed.
To my knowledge, there are about 30 or so live-action films based on video games, so I chose to pull just the top entries from Rotten Tomatoes, with the caveat of one movie per series (the highest ranked, so as to eliminate multiple entries for stuff like Resident Evil or Tomb Raider). Note that this doesn't take into account animated films, only live-action (with the exception of one CGI title because of the majority of Hollywood talent involved and because it was made to simulate live-action anyway).

I'm personally torn between Silent Hill and Final Fantasy.
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User Info: jrr18

jrr18
4 years ago#2
Why didn't you put the first tomb raider movie?
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User Info: True_FoeHammer

True_FoeHammer
4 years ago#3
Prince of Persia was a decent movie on its own. If I really cared about how the relationship between the games and movie was only cursory, I'd probably hate it.

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carsauce
4 years ago#4
LOL It's obviously Silent Hill, but DOOM was not bad as well, hahahaha I like how it was based on Doom 3=)
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User Info: Anarchy612

Anarchy612
4 years ago#6
Wheres advent children?
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User Info: Seifer_us

Seifer_us
4 years ago#7
jrr18 posted...
Why didn't you put the first tomb raider movie?


The second one had a higher Tomatometer and I limited myself to one movie per series.

Anarchy612 posted...
Wheres advent children?


Same as above.
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User Info: CassyChan

CassyChan
4 years ago#8
Street Fighter

And here it is:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=46YPRClYzs0
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Anarchy612
4 years ago#9
Also you do realize that spirits within singlehandedly bankrupted square soft and forced the merge with enix right?
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User Info: Virus66

Virus66
4 years ago#10
Seifer_us posted...
jrr18 posted...
Why didn't you put the first tomb raider movie?


The second one had a higher Tomatometer and I limited myself to one movie per series.

Anarchy612 posted...
Wheres advent children?


Same as above.


So you picked the far more s****y FF movie? Advent Children Complete puts pretty much every other movie on that list to shame.
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