All 41 Video Game Movies Ranked, Including ‘Resident Evil: The Final Chapter’ (Photos)

All 41 Video Game Movies Ranked, Including ‘Resident Evil: At their best, at least so far, the big screen versions of video games have been fun and trashy entertainment.  The pinnacle of director Uwe Boll‘s string of horrendous video game movies (he has five that qualify for this list by getting theatrical releases somewhere), but to be fair it’s probably still a better work of art than the game it’s based on. “House of the Dead” briefly tricked us into thinking Uwe Boll was a camp master, but his next video game movie, “Alone in the Dark,” was such an incomprehensible slog that I have never been able to sit all the way through after my first viewing in the theater. Technically this is an adaptation of a novelty video game peripheral, the Nintendo Power Glove, rather than an actual game. Worse than the first “Silent Hill” movie in every possible way, down to actors who seem incapable of doing facial expressions. Which is bad news, because most of the acting a “Silent Hill” movie demands involves reacting to all the weird things the characters encounter. Most videos games aren’t really suited for film adaptations, but “Max Payne” is an exception as violent melodramatic noir. Usually, bad video game movies are the “boring” kind of bad, but the second attempt at a “Street Fighter” movie almost manages to achieve “accidental camp classic” status at some points. Read original story All 41 Video Game Movies Ranked, Including ‘Resident Evil:

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