Studio Sony is preparing for the premiere of the reboot of the film franchise “Resident Evil”, based on the Japanese video game series Resident Evil. The audience is skeptical.
Film critic Nikolai Nikulin believes that it is simply impossible to make a decent film adaptation of a video game. He revealed the reason for this to the PopCornNews portal.
“You don’t need to please anyone, it’s impossible. There are different types of art, computer games can also be classified as art. And all these arts speak different languages. <…> They began to treat cinematography as if it had to play some subordinate role – the role of an illustration for some book. But it is impossible to translate from one language to another without losing some meaning. <…> It is impossible to translate the game into the language of cinema. And you shouldn’t do that, ”the critic is sure.