The winner of our So Bad It’s Good tournament, Zach, Chris, and Chris Ali watched 1995’s Mortal Kombat, probably the greatest video game to movie adaptation, for the latest Everything Action commentary.
A former special forces soldier turned primatologist, Davis Okoye has to figure out how to save his best friend George, an albino gorilla who has been exposed to a gene-editing pathogen, which has also transformed two other animals and are threatening to destroy Chicago.
After the video game inspired (and hilarious and fun) Jumanji: Welcome the Jungle, the first Rock movie of 2018 is an adaptation of the 1986 arcade classic Rampage as three creatures, including The Rock’s gorilla buddy George, are infected by a genetic editing pathogen and converge on Chicago, destroying everything in their path.
Square Enix and WB team up to bring back Lara Croft to the big screen in an adaptation of the phenomenal reboot game from 2013 as Lara travels to a remote island in the Pacific to try and find out what happened to her father, who disappeared seven years earlier.
Based on the excellent reboot game from 2013, Tomb Raider finds Alicia Vikander as Lara Croft, who is looking into what happened to her father and also trying to stop the evil organization Trinity from finding an ancient power on a mysterious island that will allow them to take over the world.
Formerly working for Umbrella Corp as a security office turned genetic experiment, Alice is the main chance at survival for humanity when the T-Virus is unleashed upon the world and turns the Earth into a wasteland and most of humanity into zombies.
Duncan Jones brings Activision/Blizzard’s sprawling fantasy world of Azeroth to life next Summer with the big screen adaptation of Warcraft.