Sonic — How to Break the Video Game Movie Curse | Film Perfection

After multiple failed attempts at video game movies like Warcraft, Assassin’s Creed and Tomb Raider to name a few, in blasts 2020’s Sonic The Hedgehog movie to show how it’s done. Despite being ridiculed by everyone upon initial reveal, with memes of the horrific human teeth Sonic design and the upcoming redesign, the film turned itself around and delivered an all around great cinematic experience, with heart, fun, cool visuals, as well as a great Jim Carrey performance. But what Filmento is gonna focus on is how Sonic the movie breaks the infamous video game movie curse, by comparing it to the aforementioned movies and seeing what it does different. Here’s how to make a great video game movie.

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