Bioshock Movie

BioShock movie concept art shows a new take on Rapture

Remember when a BioShock film was a thing? It’s not a thing any more, but during the time that it was a thing, concept artist Jim Martin produced a series of works giving a feel for what it might have looked like. Go check out the gallery on his portfolio site. Franchise creator Ken Levine […]

6 years ago

Bioshock Movie headlines

  • Ken Levine murdered the Bioshock movie

    The R-rated Bioshock film was all set to go at Universal with Gore Verbinski at the helm. Then the similarly adult big-budget think piece Watchmen came out and didn’t dominate the box office they way they had hoped. That left Irrational head Ken Levine with a choice to make.

    7 years ago
  • Irrational "still focusing on" BioShock movie, "but it hasn't consumed us so much"

    Ken Levine has said he and is team are “still focused” on getting the BioShock movie made, but as he has said previously, it’s not a top priority.

    8 years ago
  • Juan Carlos Fresnadillo no longer slated to direct BioShock film

    It looks as though another blow has been dealt a film adaptation of BioShock, as Juan Carlos Fresnadillo has stepped down as its director, according to a report on Indie Wire.

    8 years ago
  • Levine: "No burning desire" to have BioShock movie made

    Ken Levine has said there is still a deal in place to have a BioShock movie made, but that it’s not being pushed.

    8 years ago
  • BioShock: "We don’t have any need to get a movie made," says Levine

    Ken Levine has said the BioShock team would like to get a movie of the game made, but until “all the right pieces are in place,” it’s not going to happen.

    9 years ago
  • Verbinski: BioShock film deal fell apart due to R rating

    Director Gore Verbinski has said the reason the BioShock movie deal feel through was due to the fact it was going to be an R-rated film instead of PG-13.

    9 years ago
  • Juan Carlos Fresnadillo picked as the new director of the BioShock movie

    The BioShock movie has a new director in the hot seat, and his name is Juan Carlos Fresnadilo. Variety are reporting that Fresnadilo has been picked as the new director of the movie by Universal after original director, Gore Verbinski, decided to just take on the role of producer for the movie due to not […]

    11 years ago
  • Bioshock film needs to be shot abroad to save money, says Verbinski

    Director Gore Verbinski has told The LA Times that filming Bioshock in the States is simply too expensive and if the film is to go ahead, countries such as the U.K. and Australia need to be looked at for tax rebate reasons. “The bottom line is it has to shoot out of the States for […]

    11 years ago
  • Wentworth Miller tweets his BioShock movie roll

    Prison Break’s Wentworth Miller has been rumored to be starring in the BioShock movie, but no one really paid much attention it until his latest tweet. Prison Break may be ending, but I’ve got things in the works. Hint…one word: Bioshock. Back in April, Variety was reporting that the film was put on hold due […]

    11 years ago
  • BioShock movie won't be "Kate Hudson hunting for pirate treasure," says Levine

    Big-shot Hollywood film guy Gore Verbinski “gets” the BioShock franchise. Ken Levine told us so last week. So don’t expect pretty blondes with unsmudged make-up impaling themselves on muscle-bound dunderheads in the screen adaptation of the 2K Boston game. “You’re always going to be worried that in that first meeting they’re going to be, like, […]

    12 years ago
  • Rumour confirmed: Gore Verbinski to direct Bioshock movie

    A Take Two press release now confirms the earlier Variety rumour that Gore Verbinski will direct the Bioshock movie. “BioShock, a wholly owned and internally developed title for Xbox 360 and Games for Windows shipped over 2.2 million units since its debut in late August,” it reads. “2K Games will be bringing this popular title […]

    12 years ago