Lionsgate Acquires Film Rights to Dead Island

Posted on September 27, 2011

Dead Island Screenshot

The video game Dead Island is best known for its effective and creepy trailer that. A luxury island vacation becomes a zombie hell for a group of vacationers in the game. reports that Lionsgate has acquired the rights to make the game into a movie. The trailer was terrific, but it would be difficult to make into a full-length movie. Here is the original trailer. Take a look:

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