When it comes to the apt source of entertainment and relaxation, gaming has no competition. Video games are loved by people of every age group and they bring out the kid inside you. With the conception of exclusive gaming platforms such as Xbox and PlayStation, it has become more fun and exciting to play games. The wide range of options to choose as per different preferences from adds to its popularity.
With the inception of online gaming, people now have access to games of their favourite genre. From arcade games to shooter games, combat games to stealth games, players have countless options to choose from. Additionally, they can also indulge in online bingo games and casino games and have the fun time added to their life. However, the interesting part is that certain Hollywood movies are scripted on some of the famous video games. Below-mentioned are some of the video games inspired by Hollywood movies:
- Street Fighter
Released in 1994, this movie is based on the street fighter video game. The movie was directed by Steven E. DeSouza and was a huge success. Although, the plot was changed compared to the original game the characters of the game were retained.
- Mortal Kombat
Directed by Paul Anderson, this movie is based on the game mortal kombat. The movie was released in 1995. The movie was primarily based on the original game, but some elements were integrated from martial kombat II as well. A sequel to the movie was also released in 1997 by the name Mortal kombat: conquest.
- Lara Croft: Tomb Raider
Yet another movie based on a game series! Based on the action game series Tomb Raider, the movie was released in 2001. It was directed by Simon West and Angelina Jolie plays the role of Lara Croft. A huge commercial success, the movie became the highest grossing film based on a video game.
- Resident Evil
Released in 2002, it is based on the horror game series Resident Evil. It is directed by Paul Anderson. This capcom survival movie has 5 movies under its name.
- Max Payne
This action movie is based on the game “Max Payne”. The movie is directed by John Moore. Even after the negative reviews from the critics, the film amassed unmatched applause from the audience. Though, the movie missed out on some important aspects of the game.
- Far Cry
Released in 2008, the film is based on the popular game “far cry”. It is directed by Uwe Boll. the movie was well acclaimed by the audience.
- Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time
The movie is directed by Mike Newell and was released in 2010. It is an action-adventure film and received a mixed response from the audience and critics.
- Need for Speed
Scott waugh’s movie, need for speed, is an action racing movie. Based on the famous game, NFS, the movie was well received by the audience.
- House of Dead
This movie, directed by Uwe Boll, is a horror thriller based on the game “house of dead”. The movie was not well received by the audience.
- DOA: Dead or Alive
Directed by Corey Yuen, the movie is based on the fighting game of the same name. The movie sports all the characters of the game and was a hit in every country, other than America.
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