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#139836 - 05/06/07 08:47 PM Movies Based on Adventure Games
Douglas Bregger Offline
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Hi! It's been a long time (well, in net terms! :)) since I last posted here.
I was thinking, what adventure games you've played do you think would make cool movies? Here's a few that come to my mind:
THE LONGEST JOURNEY An obvious one! Not sure who'd be good at playing April, probably the girl who voiced her in the game. I haven't played the sequal, yet.
THE WATCHMAKER The voice acting in it was terrible, but the basic plot was very cool.
MYST/RIVEN I think these would make good fantasy movies.
MOMENT OF SILENCE A genuinly scarey premise--a super computer takes over the world!

#139842 - 05/06/07 09:06 PM Re: Movies Based on Adventure Games [Re: Douglas Bregger]
Butcher Offline
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Also Still Life i would say would make a good movie. Also the Cyberia series would be interesting to see turned into movies.
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#139843 - 05/06/07 09:07 PM Re: Movies Based on Adventure Games [Re: Butcher]
Becky Offline
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The Last Express.

#139859 - 05/06/07 09:40 PM Re: Movies Based on Adventure Games [Re: Becky]
looney4labs Offline
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I think Black Mirror would make a good movie grin
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#139861 - 05/06/07 09:44 PM Re: Movies Based on Adventure Games [Re: looney4labs]
Darleen03 Offline
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Hi ..........

Mystery Of The Druids........Minus The Gore eek

Just love That Game...And The Story Line grin
Luv Dar

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#139864 - 05/06/07 09:45 PM Re: Movies Based on Adventure Games [Re: Darleen03]
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Absolutely Moment of Silence!

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#139870 - 05/06/07 09:57 PM Re: Movies Based on Adventure Games [Re: BrownEyedTigre]
Renee Offline
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I know you've mentioned TLJ, but I thought Dreamfall would make a great movie itself! Action, romance, and of course, a great adventure story with a variety of different characters thumbsup wave
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#139917 - 05/07/07 03:10 AM Re: Movies Based on Adventure Games [Re: Renee]
chrissie Offline
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I would love to see the Gabriel Knight series made into movies & using the actors from GK2!!

#139952 - 05/07/07 06:34 AM Re: Movies Based on Adventure Games [Re: chrissie]
bouv mama Offline
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I am going to agree with Becky- The Last express would be great. The characters are just wonderfull. Byzantine would be worth it just for the great scenery.
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#139971 - 05/07/07 07:19 AM Re: Movies Based on Adventure Games [Re: bouv mama]
Rushes Offline
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Sherlock Holmes The Awakened - if only to see all the Holmes purists spit out their biscuits. lol (I'm a Holmesian and I'd love to see this made into a movie!)
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#139986 - 05/07/07 07:40 AM Re: Movies Based on Adventure Games [Re: Rushes]
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A combination of Riddle of the Sphinx and the Omega Stone think at least ROTS.

Was there mention of a possible Nancy Drew movie? Think I would much prefer just the games.

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