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Rubik’s Cube: The Movie!

In my review of Tekken, I lamented the “nostalgia-driven marketing onslaught” that has spawned films based on Hasbro toys and video games. And in completely unrelated news, Hollywood is “toying” with the idea of a film based around the Rubik’s Cube! According to What’s Playing, Creative Artists Agency (CAA) has signed the inanimate Rubik H. […]

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Fighting words – Tekken review

Tekken – Starring Jon Foo, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa and Ian Anthony Dale. Directed by Dwight H. Little. Rated M. By Simon Miraudo. Nostalgia! That wonderful/awful sensation Don Draper describes as “the pain from an old wound”. The feeling that drives us to purchase every season of The Muppet Show on a whim (totally worth it), and […]

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When Will I, Will I Be Famous?

source: rottentomatoes.com The popular arcade game Tekken is on its way to the big screen, with actor/singer Luke Goss signed on to play the lead. The film, slated for a 2009 release, will arrive fifteen years after the first game was released in 1994. Tekken is considered the granddaddy of the 3D fighting genre. After […]

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