Wednesday, 12 March 2014

‘Need for Speed’ review: not so fast, not so furious




As the lights go down in the theater, an “EA” logo flashes across the screen, which prompts a few errant chuckles from the moviegoers around me. I laugh too, and I’m not exactly sure why. Maybe it’s that it looks like a video game is booting up, or maybe we just all know movies adapted from video games are at a high risk of being absolutely terrible. Super Mario BrosStreet FighterMortal KombatDoom. I could keep going.
This one is Need for Speed, a movie based on EA’s...
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