Why the God of War Movie Could Fall Apart Before it Starts

Continuing the fine tradition of bringing celebrated game franchises to the big screen and making us all cringe with agony, it has been revealed that Sony are actively encouraging film makers to “reinvent” God of War for the movie. Daily Reaction’s Seb Moss and Dan Oravasaari discuss the problems that this could lead to, as well as whether there is any reason to hope. - PSLS

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dbjj120881672d ago

Synchronized commenting huh?

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irepbtown1672d ago

They'll make it a 12 rated film.
The only way a God of War film will get 0.0001% love is if it is an 18. Even that will be difficult. But I won't be surprised if they roll on a 12A, kid friendly, no blood, sh*t GoW film.

A Metal Gear Solid film I can understand, but not GoW, Kratos is too bad ass for TV. Dude can only be controlled by my controller.

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OhMyGandhi1672d ago (Edited 1672d ago )

When I saw the image posted with the article, it looked like Bruce Willis was playing Kratos.

edit: and yes, literally a second later, I realized it was Patrick Stewart.

TrendyGamers1672d ago

Patrick Stewart as Kratos?

knifefight1672d ago

It's gotta be either him or Morgan Freeman.

TrendyGamers1672d ago

Morgan Freeman can be the body double.

jivah1672d ago

I wouldnt mind tc carson as kratos.. After all kratos is grey so thats just make up.. He already does his voice so rage and emotion wouldnt be a problem. He would only have to buff up get ripped and let the epicness begin

rainslacker1672d ago

While Stewart is awesome...have you ever seen him with his shirt off?

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8bit_Nes_Rambo1672d ago

Ben Kingsly as Kratos. Believe.

Conzul1672d ago

Now that............that I would watch.

JamieL1672d ago

I don't know if he could dial down the manlyness enough to pull Kratos off. I mean Kratos is savage, but lets face it, he's no Chuck.

SephirothX211672d ago

You mean the naive creationist or should I just say creationist. He is an insult to humanity and furthermore, he knows it.

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Godmars2901672d ago

Oh God. I was just about to state some examples of who's done bad game to movie translation and besides Uwe Boll - I think they were *ALL* made by Sony!

BitbyDeath1672d ago

Resident Evil movies could be worse, could be like the games.


Godmars2901672d ago

Actually I think since the first movie they've been influencing the direction and some elements in games.

They're feeding off each other.

jeseth1672d ago

If the Resident Evil movie franchise practically completely played out the first move the way the first game plays out ...

It would have been AMAZING!!!!

The first 4 RE games were fantastic, and 5 wasn't as bad as people want to make it out to be.

The movies are big piles of doo doo.