Put down that controller and pick up some popcorn with the best video game movies
Video game movies have come a long way. Once cheap and cheerful spin-offs, now movie studios are watching the success of comic book adaptations and realizing there's a whole universe of amazing stories just waiting to be shared with a new audience. The very best video game movies manage to capture the magic of the stories they plunder and shine a new light on the characters we love and hate.
This list of the ten best celebrates everything for the comedically adorable Detective Pikachu to the psychologically scarring Silent Hill, and even the 2020 adaptation of Sonic the Hedgehog that seemed to be going so very wrong, before a massive visual overhaul changed everything. Whether you want a dose of nostalgia or a look at what's hot in video game movies, check out this list.