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Image From year to year, Hollywood filmmakers try to transfer the plots of various video games to the big screens, but with rare exceptions these films do not find a response not only from critics, but also from viewers. Still, the studio bosses are not deterred. According to the information portal The Hollywood Reporter , the popular game in the genre of survival simulator called The Long Dark has every chance of appearing in theaters.

Jeremy Bolt will take on the production of the future film. He previously worked on the adaptation of the Resident Evil series of computer games, which formed the basis of the highly successful six-film franchise starring Milla Jovovich.

The game by Hinterland Studio , which contains hints of the TV series The Walking Dead and the fantastic drama The Road, received positive reviews even at the development stage and has sold over 1.3 million copies to date. that the official release of the first two episodes of the game is scheduled only for the beginning of August.

The action of The Long Dark takes place in a post-apocalyptic world, in the wilds of the Pacific coast of Canada, where the main characters, pilot Will Mackenzie and Dr. Astrid Greenwood , in conditions unknown global catastrophe trying to survive after a plane crash heading for the city of Sitka in Alaska. While the characters are looking for each other, they come to the conclusion that the reason for the changes in the world around them was the northern lights that appeared in the sky.


“I was immediately captivated by the striking, immersive landscapes, the intimidating sense of loneliness and the realistic nature. This is a life story about moral, emotional and physical endurance. It also has a riddle. It is a great honor for me to try to bring all this to the screens, "- shared Bolt .

Now the project is in the early stages of development, so it is not yet known who will take the director's chair, play the main roles and exactly when to expect the next story of survival in the post-apocalyptic world to appear on the big screens.

The Topic of Article: Lost.
Author: Jake Pinkman