For nine generations, Shang Tsung, and evil sorcerer, has led a powerful prince to victory against his mortal enemies. Should he win the tenth Mortal Kombat tournament, the darkness and despair that has flourished in his Outworld will reign over Earth forever. Now, guided into battle by a mighty and powerful God, three human warriors must delve deep within their souls to discover the power they need to conquer a host of insurmountable events and superhuman foes.
http://movieweb.com/movie/mortal-kombat/ Will we be seeing new versions of fatalities from a popular video game franchise remake in the near future? Bloody-Disgusting is reporting that talks are under way for a remake of Mortal Kombat.
The site is reporting that Warner Bros. have been in talks with writer Oren Uziel to write the new film. Uziel's unproduced screenplay Shimmer Lake was named to the infamous Black List in 2009, which ranks the best unproduced screenplays currently on the market.Read More
Is another popular video game slated for another film adaptation? According to one of the stars of the first film, it appears so. SGV Tribune spoke with Chris Casamassa, who portrayed Scorpion in the first Mortal Kombat film, who revealed he's coming back for a third film.
It is quite possible this is happening, since Warner Bros. recently purchased Midway Games, which created the original video game franchise, and the deal included the studio rights to such properties as Mortal Kombat, Spy Hunter, Joust and many others.Read More