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"Half-Life" Movie Being Considered Posted: August 28th, 2010 by WorstPreviews.com Staff
PC Gamer caught up with Gabe Newell, the CEO and co-founder of Valve, the company behind "Half-Life" and "Team Fortress," to find out if there have been any talks of a "Half-Life" movie. " Where we got into this direction was after 'Half-Life 1' had shipped. There was a whole bunch of meetings with people from Hollywood," Newell explained. " Directors down there wanted to make a 'Half-Life' movie and stuff, so they'd bring in a writer or some talent agency would bring in writers, and they would pitch us on their story. And their stories were just so bad. I mean, brutally, the worst. Not understanding what made the game a good game, or what made the property an interesting thing for people to be a fan of." He continued: " That's when we started saying 'Wow, the best thing we could ever do is to just not do this as a movie, or we'd have to make it ourselves.' And I was like, 'Make it ourselves? Well that's impossible.' But the 'Team Fortress 2' thing, the 'Meet The Team' shorts, is us trying to explore that."
"Meet the Spy" Short: Source: PC Gamer
15 comment(s) Profanity:
CCBlev writes: on August 28th, 2010 at 9:18:19 PM
well thats cool i'll check it out on DVD
buttabean writes: on August 28th, 2010 at 9:30:10 PM
I think team fortress is more humor based though. Halflife is more of a serious film. There's a fan based one made awhile back that was pretty cool.
Estevan writes: on August 28th, 2010 at 10:08:22 PM
there's already a half-life movie with Gordon Freeman, it's called The Arrival.
The Skippy Spartan writes: on August 28th, 2010 at 11:29:19 PM
Hugh Laurie is Morgan Freeman.....i mean Gordon Freeman
Butnked writes: on August 29th, 2010 at 12:08:51 AM
Edward Norton as Freeman and Zoe Saldana as Alex. I would watch it.
encoreyourface writes: on August 29th, 2010 at 1:03:22 AM
love the games, but a movie is a no go. what if they have Gordon actually TALK? the fans wouldn't have it.
boogiel writes: on August 29th, 2010 at 1:15:46 AM
When those Hollywood retards ever learn their lessons?
Tyrkae writes: on August 29th, 2010 at 2:38:36 AM
Half life could be an award winning movie now will it ever be done right i dont think so
thier was another halflife type movie made which is really cool but not much happend with it its called WHATS IN THE BOX
Ranger writes: on August 29th, 2010 at 2:55:39 AM
Read this title and was sure it was about Gary Coleman.
Rambo writes: on August 29th, 2010 at 2:56:45 AM
District 9 was also kinda half life movie...
trailertrash writes: on August 29th, 2010 at 3:56:34 AM
Got to say , never heard of Half Life
rcazzy writes: on August 29th, 2010 at 8:00:15 AM
If they get The Purchase Brothers to make the film, it could be great. Their "Escape From City 17" HL2 short was great.
They had a good grasp of the atmosphere from the game, so they could probably get the atmosphere from the 1st right too!
Here's the short:
Zebastian von Kane writes: on August 29th, 2010 at 9:22:16 PM
NO. Don't f*ck me with this. Half life is beyond sacred to be convetred into a sh*tty hollywood project. Gabe, you're supposed to have way more brains than those faggot movie execs. What's up with you?
I'll blow Hollywood with a nucler blast (or the Independence Day space ships) if a Half life movie is ever produced.
Slyer writes: on August 31st, 2010 at 11:39:58 PM
why hollywood why? leave at least one great game alone