Streets of Rage, the classic beat em up from the early 90s, is getting a movie adaptation from the creator of John Wick, Derek Kolstad.
According to a report from Deadline, Kolstad wrote the script for the upcoming Streets of Rage movie adaptation and dj2 Entertainment will be producing the film alongside Escape Artists. dj2 Entertainment is known for producing the recently released blockbuster hit Sonic the Hedgehog 2. No other details were offered in the report.
Another title lined up by dj2 Entertainment is a film and TV adaptation for 2021 Game of the Year, It Takes Two.
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With the recent trend of video game movies getting decent to good reviews like Uncharted and Sonic, is there hope for other game franchises getting quality movie adaptations?