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Life is but a game: Free Guy is now playing in select Australian cinemas
Ryan Reynolds stars as Guy, a video game background character who realises the truth about his status in ‘Free City’.
The innards-ripping glory of Mortal Kombat is now available on digital release
Based on the iconic arcade game franchise, this reimagined battle royale has Aussie talent behind and in front of the camera.
Seriousness and silliness collide in the popcorn spectacle of Mortal Kombat
Everybody’s hanging out for those grotesque nuggets of gold we call ‘fatalities’.
Avengers directors the Russo brothers made the latest Fortnite intro – should we care?
What does the latest Fortnite intro say about the current state of cinema and gaming?
The most exciting Star Wars production in years isn’t a movie or a TV show
While Disney continues to milk the Star Wars universe, one recent production stands out from the rest.
How hit PS4 game Ghost of Tsushima was influenced by Kurosawa and samurai cinema
Tony Stamp finds out more about the game’s gorgeous cinematic feel.
A deep dive into the cinematic beauty of The Last of Us Part 2
This critically acclaimed blockbuster video game is cinematic in strikingly beautiful ways.
Is Groundhog Day: Like Father Like Son one of the strangest sequels ever?
Didn’t know there was a sequel to Groundhog Day? There is, and it’s pretty weird.
Sonic the Hedgehog will make you nostalgic for Jim Carrey, not 90s video games
The protagonist of Sonic is an annoying computer-generated pipsqueak, but Jim Carrey is great.
The Take podcast: first impressions of Picard & debating video game movies
What’s Picard like? And which is better: movies based on video games or video games based on movies?
A Dungeons & Dragons movie? Here’s why I think it’ll be absolute rubbish
Here’s why the new film will probably be a terrible trudge.
Is Blood & Truth the most cinematic VR experience yet?
The most exhilarating action ‘movie’ of the year might not actually be a movie at all.
The weirdest video game movies ever made, from Detective Pikachu to Super Mario Bros
Here are the weirdest films this very weird genre has produced.
Tickets are now on sale to advance screenings of Ralph Breaks the Internet
Take an early peek at the film during advanced screenings on Saturday December 8 and Saturday December 14.
A cinematic analysis of Red Dead Redemption 2, the blockbuster game deeply connected to film history
The western was baked into the very foundation of the moving image.