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Best movie based on a videogame ever made.
Really, I'm not kidding. I was rather surprised. My wife & I saw "Halo: Forward Unto Dawn" recently, and it's shockingly good. The production values are fairly high, the acting is solid, the story is interesting & not all that predictable. It's also fairly intelligent and does not deal with all issues in a simplistic Hollywood fashion. It's also lore-respectful for those familiar with the Halo Universe.
If you've played the games, this is the 'bridge' between Halo 3 & Halo 4. If the film has a weakness, it might be that someone going into it completely blind would likely be confused about the context. But most of the story is self-contained enough that I don't think it would be a huge issue.
Anyway, when I saw this was actually made by Microsoft without any direct Hollywood involvement, I realized that's likely why it doesn't even come close to sucking. Tinseltown has proven over the decades that they are utterly incapable of adapting good game stories to the big screen.