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There’s a class of movie that has at its center the basic idea of “character who has everything on the outside, but has just figured out that s/he has nothing on the inside.” Arguably one of the lessons of these kinds of movies is something like “Money doesn’t buy happiness,” but somehow, some films seem to glamorize both the affluence and the emptiness that may come along with such a lifestyle…
As an individual unit of popular culture, the video game based on a movie has little value. They have a well-publicized reputation for mediocrity, and their contribution to one’s understanding of the originating film is typically nil. However, the visceral experience of playing through your favorite movie, when executed properly, cannot be denied. Here are some movies I would like to see made into video games.