Francis Lawrence believes that ‘BioShock’ can finish the online game film curse.
Movies primarily based on video video games have usually struggled to fulfill followers however the director is satisfied that the character of the ‘BioShock’ collection might be a success with cinemagoers.
Francis advised Collider: “To begin with, I believe it is among the best video games ever created. It is also, I believe, some of the visually distinctive video games ever created.
“The opposite factor, and one of many issues that at all times appeals to me, is it is rather thematic. There’s actual concepts and philosophies beneath the sport property, and it is actually, actually thought out.
“Numerous video games could have an awesome world of some form, or they could have an awesome lead character, or they could tee you up for excellent set-pieces, however they do not actually have the concepts, they do not have the sort of weight and the gravitas that ‘BioShock’ does.”
The ‘Starvation Video games’ director revealed that he’s a giant fan of the vary of genres which are lined within the video games.
Francis, 51, mentioned: “Plus, one of many issues that I really like, love, love is that form of unusual mashup of style, the concept you might have what seems like a interval piece, combined with physique horror, combined with sci-fi. It is a type of nice mashups, and I believe it may be actually distinctive and actually lovely and actually entertaining.”
The director is making the film for Netflix and confirmed that he has been given inventive freedom by the streaming big.
He mentioned: “There’s at all times discussions about score and tone. I do not wish to get into it an excessive amount of now as a result of it is fairly early on within the course of, however I actually haven’t felt stifled in any approach, or despatched in any instructions with Netflix.”