Dead Rising is Getting the Movie Treatment on Crackle

Dead Rising, the popular Capcom zombie survival video game, is being adapted into a feature film. Legendary Entertainment sold the domestic film rights to Crackle, where it will premiere in the U.S.

The feature will be written by Tim Carter, who will also produce with Tomas Harlan under their Contradiction Films banner. Contradiction most recently produced the hit digital series Mortal Kombat: Legacy.

Are You Ready for the Dead Rising Web Series?

The “web series” format has become popular in the past couple of years thanks to shows like Mortal Kombat: Legacy.

They have gone out of their way to realize the games as accurately as possible using the very best Hollywood has to offer. It was just a matter of time before horror games got a little love. That time may be now.