8 video games that should be adapted to film (the right way)

by TitaniumRhino | created - 18 Oct 2012 | updated - 08 Nov 2012 | Public

8 video games that would make excellent movies if done the right way.

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1. Ninja Gaiden (2004 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Mystery

8.5
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It's just to difficult. You need the reflex of a god. 'Nough said

Directors: Tomonobu Itagaki, Hiroaki Matsui | Stars: Justin Gross, Tara Strong, Janice Kawaye, Charles Dennis

Votes: 540

2. God of War (2005 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Drama

9.2
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Driven by revenge, Kratos embarks on an epic journey to bring down Ares, the God of War.

Directors: David Jaffe, Greg Tiernan | Stars: Linda Hunt, Terrence 'T.C.' Carson, Carole Ruggier, Steve Blum

Votes: 6,760

3. Devil May Cry (2001 Video Game)

M | Action, Comedy, Fantasy

8.3
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2,000 years ago the human world was ruled over by the demon world. However, one of the demons, the legendary dark knight Sparda, awoke to justice and defeating the evil emperor Mundus ... See full summary »

Director: Hideki Kamiya | Stars: Drew Coombs, Sarah Lafleur, David Keeley, Tony Daniels

Votes: 1,443

4. Onimusha: Warlords (2001 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Drama

8.5
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Murderous demons are invading the kingdom and slaughtering people late at night. Soon they dominated the castle and conquered the whole land. A powerful slain Warlord is the leader of the ... See full summary »

Director: Jun Takeuchi | Stars: Takeshi Kaneshiro, Akio Ôtsuka, Nao Takamori, Makoto Tsumura

Votes: 388

5. Soulcalibur (1999 Video Game)

T | Action, Adventure

8.3
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Battle it out with your friends to reign supreme only on the Sega Dreamcast.

Stars: Sôichirô Hoshi, Aya Hisakawa, Nobutoshi Canna, Toshiyuki Morikawa

Votes: 495

6. Dante's Inferno (2010 Video Game)

M | 88 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

7.9
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A man must travel the nine circles of hell to save his beloved wife and repent for his own sins.

Director: Jonathan Knight | Stars: Pollyanna McIntosh, Graham McTavish, Richard Moll, Dee Bradley Baker

Votes: 1,061

7. Rygar: The Legendary Adventure (2002 Video Game)

T | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

7.2
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Princess Harmonia has been kidnapped by the Titans and as Rygar tried to save her, he is attacked and falls into a abyss. While falling, Rygar saw visions of Argus, a mysterious woman who ... See full summary »

Director: Takao Ando | Stars: Duncan Macintyre, Michael Naishtut, Bianca Allen, Kimberly Forsythe

Votes: 31

8. Assassin's Creed (2007 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, History

8.2
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A man enters a machine called the Animus that lets him relive the memories of his ancestor, a 12th century assassin named Altair.

Director: Patrice Désilets | Stars: Kristen Bell, Philip Shahbaz, Nolan North, Phil Proctor

Votes: 13,660