Chris Klein

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Game Changer?(1)

For the worse part of two decades, Hollywood has been trying to discover the formula for successfully adapting video games to the big screen.
After decades of lackluster releases, the video-game-turned-film genre may have finally found its royalty
By BRETT MICHEL  |  June 04, 2010

Raw brah

"My experience in college was that blunts started killing my lungs. I had to switch to joints. I mean, I was smoking like five or six blunts a day."
Why you need to shut up about Asher Roth
By CHRIS FARAONE  |  July 10, 2009

Review: Street Fighter: The Legend of Chun Li

Andrzej Bartkowiak's second video-game adaptation avoids one of the most egregious errors of Steven E. de Souza's first attempt at adapting the storied fighting-game franchise for the screen.
Too many characters. And the fighting is terrible too.
By BRETT MICHEL  |  March 04, 2009

Pie-eyed optimists

We’ve come a long way from Dr. Strangelove when softballs like Thank You for Smoking and V for Vendetta pose as political satire.
American Dreamz needs more nightmare
By PETER KEOUGH  |  April 19, 2006