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Lionsgate Developing "Dead Island" Video Game Movie

Posted: September 27th, 2011 by WorstPreviews.com Staff
Lionsgate Developing "Dead Island" Video Game MovieSubmit Comment
Lionsgate has announced that it has acquired rights to develop a film based on the "Dead Island" video game, which became a viral sensation when its trailer appeared online in February. The movie will be produced by Sean Daniel (The Mummy, Tombstone).

The game centers on vacationers whose island paradise becomes a living hell when a zombie outbreak quickly spreads. Cut off from the rest of the world, the survivors have only the available materials and the island's natural "weapons" to protect themselves from the viscous and growing legions of the undead.

The trailer received over one million hits in its first 24 hours online, and nearly 10 million views by two days after its debut. "'The Dead Island' trailer is the best trailer I have ever seen in my life," said G4TV. "The best video game trailer. The best movie trailer. The best anything trailer."

The trailer went on to win the Golden Lion in Cannes at the International Festival of Creativity, the advertising industry's highest honor, and it was featured by Adweek on their annual list of the World's Best Commercials.

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BadChadB33 writes:
on September 27th, 2011 at 9:08:23 PM

I see this going straight to dvd.
hardcorehogan87 writes:
on September 27th, 2011 at 9:20:54 PM

Yeah, actually saw that trailer for the first time about three weeks ago. Absolutely incredible. Great trailer.
Rush_66 writes:
on September 27th, 2011 at 10:37:22 PM

It was bound to happen...
Johnnyb writes:
on September 27th, 2011 at 11:10:29 PM

Awesome trailer!!!!! Emotional and spectacular situation tell by sentimental music..... I wonder who composed it and what is the nameż?
The_Joker writes:
on September 28th, 2011 at 12:10:34 AM

The last zombie movie that was amazing was "Dawn of the Dead" (2004)...other than that...the rest sucked. I prefer fast paced zombies that thrive for flesh..not some p*ssy slow zombies
oklahomaer writes:
on September 28th, 2011 at 12:10:53 AM

Those f*cking c*nts.This is going to be a goddamn sh*t fest.
SquirrelFlyer writes:
on September 28th, 2011 at 12:26:42 AM

too bad the game is NOTHING AT ALL like the trailer...that game sold basically just because of that. dont get me wrong it was an okay game, but fell victim to not being as good as its trailer, shame.
telur writes:
on September 28th, 2011 at 1:10:53 AM

don't let uwe boll know this game!!!
plutohiller writes:
on September 28th, 2011 at 1:13:50 AM

Search for "Giles Lamb" on amazon and you can buy the song from the trailer for .99 The guy composed it for the trailer.
Quidd writes:
on September 28th, 2011 at 1:14:52 AM

Yea, the game was nothing like what you see in the trailer.
Ranger writes:
on September 28th, 2011 at 1:16:40 AM

Dead Island?

Is this about Paul's old mother's clit?
NowhereGuy writes:
on September 28th, 2011 at 1:53:08 PM

Who do you voodoo bitch?! haha great trailer
nawtnt writes:
on September 28th, 2011 at 5:38:58 PM

Finally a studio is doing a video game movie adaption instead of a stupid 80's classic remake.

Let's hope this movie turns out to be great and doesn't bomb.
Megawhip writes:
on October 5th, 2011 at 8:54:51 AM

"The best video game trailer. The best movie trailer. The best anything trailer."

If it's anything like the game it's gonna suck donkey rectum.

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