«John Wick» makers are filming a cult fight game The next Sega adaptation after «Sonic» is coming — cinema news

Concorde Film Distribution

The first Streets Of Rage game was released in 1991 and was a hit in teenage bedrooms equipped with a console called the Sega Mega Drive. You chose one of three ex-cops with the evocative names of Axel Stone, Adam Hunter or Blaze Fielding and then banged your way through hordes of criminals from left to right across the tube TV. Derek Kolstad , the author of the first three «John Wick» films, has written a screenplay for the side-scroll game «Streets Of Rage» — and among others the Sonic film studio dj2 Entertainment is already on board.

As the industry magazine Deadline exclusively reported, Derek Kolstad wrote a so-called spec script for «Streets Of Rage». So the story of the film came about on his initiative and at his own risk, rather than being hired by a studio to do it. For the time being, it remains Derek Kolstad’s secret as to what story he carved out of the thin plots of the games. But with “ John Wick ” in particular he proved that simple premises can result in excellent action films (whereby the directors also play an important role, with “John Wick” it was Chad Stahelski and David Leitch).

«Sonic» opened the door

Unfortunately, video game adaptations often have a bad reputation, and that reputation is well deserved. But they can also be very successful: Among the top 5 of the world’s most successful films of 2022 are two game adaptations, » Uncharted » and » Sonic the Hedgehog 2 » (they are both among the better representatives of their guild). Video game adaptations are in trend and the success of the «Sonic» films should have encouraged Sega to bring «Streets Of Rage» to the cinemas.

It is doubtful whether the fan community around the iconic video games alone is large enough to make the film a success. But if the «John Wick» writer gets his hands dirty, there’s a good chance the result will be a witty action film that might appeal to viewers who enjoy polished big-screen brawls without knowing the games.

Action festival from the «John Wick» maker: Megastars from Brad Pitt to Sandra Bullock await you in the trailer for «Bullet Train».

Tags

Streets#of#Rage#Movie#in#the#Works#From#John#Wick#Creator#Derek
John#Wick:#Why#Keanu#Reeves’#Action#Sequences#Are#Often#Shot
John#Wick:#Why

Related Posts

Eine der erfolgreichsten Netflix-Serien bringt bald viel nackte Haut und neue Skandale Trailer zu «Bridgerton» Staffel 2 — Serien News

If there’s any » Bridgerton » fan out there who hasn’t already marked March 25, 2022 in bold on their calendars, make sure to do so now!…

«The Batman» That’s really behind the post-credit scene

2021 Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. All Rights Reserved. In The Batman, as part of the rat with wings puzzle, the Dark Knight stumbles upon a website called…

«Ein Teil von ihr» auf Netflix Darum kommen euch die Darsteller von Jasper Martin Nick &amp Co. so bekannt vor — Serien News

MARK ROGERS/NETFLIX » A Part of Her » slipped past big titles like «Vikings: Valhalla» and «Inventing Anna» and surprisingly made it to the top of the…

«Pam &amp Tommy» is over What is Pamela Anderson doing today? — Series News

The Walt Disney Company «Pamela Anderson will never watch this series,» someone close to the actress told Entertainment Weekly magazine . «Not even in a few years….

It couldn’t be more wacky German trailer for the horror comedy «Slaxx» about a pair of horribly murderous jeans! — Cinema News

There have been plenty of cursed objects in the horror genre that have killed their unsuspecting victims: an ironing machine in The Mangler , a bed in…

One of the best sci-fi series on Amazon Prime finally continues Trailer for season 2 of «Upload» — series news

» Upload » takes place in the year 2033 in a virtual reality of the afterlife. The consciousness of the dying can be uploaded to this either…

Добавить комментарий

Ваш адрес email не будет опубликован.

Cinema News: Latest Movie News, Episodes 2022