The third film adaptation of Mortal Kombat has already been released and did not disappoint fans of the franchise, as it has brutal moments that honor video games.
It took more than two decades for the third Mortal Kombat film adaptation to unfold, after the failures of the first films in the late 1990s.
The Mortal Kombat remake was directed by Simon Mortal Kombat movie McQuoid and produced by James Wan and Todd Garner, two recognized figures in the industry, so expectations were high.
Since pre-production of the film, it was announced that the new Mortal Kombat adaptation would be classified for adults and would bring to the screen the fatalaties, the final movement of the characters in the game that had not been shown in the previous installments.
For these reasons, Mortal Kombat was one of the most anticipated action films by video game fans and the first reactions after the premiere have been positive.
The new movie provided some epic moments that proved it was worth the wait and that it is a worthy adaptation of the classic video game. We give you 5 reasons why you should see it
Despite the fact that Mortal Kombat was Simon McQuoid’s directorial debut, the filmmaker delivered an action movie that shows a balance between story and fighting.
In addition, although the franchise is not characterized by comedy, McQuoid knew how to introduce jokes at specific moments without making them forced and without cutting the thread of the story.