Hollywood and the gaming world is buzzing with the recent news of a movie version of the bestselling video game Mass Effect. Journalists, bloggers, gamers and pretty much anyone with a mouth an opinion has already started throwing out ideas on directors and actors. But would James Cameron as the director guarantee success? Would Matthew Fox as Commander Sheppard create an epic film that would break the curse of bad video game movies? G3 takes a look at what makes video game movies terrible and what would make them better.