Part One: September | 7 Sep 2009 // 5:00 PM
Our spread starts off with a collection of cast-offs, creative risks, and the contractually obligated releases. While there may be a substantial helping of something entertaining during this hefty four-week first course, don't be put off by such a portion size. To paraphrase an old saying, too many mediocre movies can definitely spoil the season-ing.
'Gamer 3D's Depth is Purely Visual | 13 May 2013 // 11:10 PM
Touching on societal anxieties about technological advancement, especially in terms of of free will, isolationism, desensitization, and sensationalism, Gamer makes no attempt to interrogate the issues it raises.
Gamer | 11 Feb 2010 // 3:57 PM
Writer/director team Neveldine and Taylor's big budget follow-up to their Crank films is shooting blanks.
"Press the Select Button to Submit": Character Abuse and Player Rationalization | 18 Aug 2010 // 9:00 PM
There is no way for a player to disavow their agency in the torture scene featured in Hideo Kojima's original Metal Gear Solid.
'Gamer' dir. Mark Neveldine and Brian Taylor (trailer) | 30 Aug 2009 // 9:00 PM
Gamer, a film scheduled for release on September 4th, positions itself to take over the box office by promising what viewers want: blood, video games, tormented characters and dirty language. Gerard Butler stars.