The Super Mario Bros. Movie (2023) is the latest film adaptation of a popular video game.
Film adaptations are popular with audiences - and with Hollywood studios because they are top money-makers.
Below are the Top 10 Box Office video game movies, according to Wikipedia. Dollar amounts are worldwide box office sales.
Warcraft (2016) $439,048,914 USD Live Action
The Super Mario Bros. Movie (2023) $434,525,218 USD* Animated
Pokémon Detective Pikachu (2019) $433,230,304 USD Live Action
Rampage (2018) $428,028,233 USD Live Action
Sonic the Hedgehog 2 (2022) $405,421,518 USD Live Action
Uncharted (2022) $401,748,820 USD Live Action
The Angry Birds Movie (2016) $352,333,929 USD Animated
Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time (2010) $336,365,676 USD Live Action
Sonic the Hedgehog (2020) $319,715,683 USD Live Action
Resident Evil: The Final Chapter (2017) $312,257,250 USD Live Action
*Still in theatres, as of April 13, 2023.
The Super Mario Bros. Movie shows at Stettler's Jewel Theatre until April 20. Check jeweltheatre.ca for showtimes, and please come early to beat the ticket and popcorn lines.
See you at the movies!