<img src="https://https://static0.srcdn.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/Tom-Clancys-The-Division-Game.jpg" /><p>In an interview with Screen Rant, director David Leitch discusses why he thinks his forthcoming adaptation of <a href="https://screenrant.com/tag/the-division/"><strong><em>The Division</em></strong></a> can overcome the dreaded video game movie curse. Fresh off helming the superhero sequel <a href="https://screenrant.com/tag/deadpool-2/"><em>Deadpool 2</em></a>, <a href="https://screenrant.com/division-video-game-movie-director-david-leitch/">David Leitch has been tasked with bringing</a> Ubisoft's action role-playing game <em>The Division</em> to the big screen. Jessica Chastain and Jake Gyllenhaal have <a href="https://screenrant.com/division-movie-jake-gyllenhaal-jessica-chastain/">already signed on to star</a>, giving the movie a heavy hitting lead cast.</p><p>Of course, movie history is already littered with the corpses of big budget video game adaptations <a href="https://videos.screenrant.com/worst-video-game-movies-list/3/">that failed to live up</a> to lofty box office expectations. Failures of highly touted films from <em>Super Mario Bros.</em> to <em>Doom</em> to <em>Assassin's Creed</em> have led some to claim that all video game movies have fallen victim to a curse. Others argue that good video game movies remain possible, if Hollywood can only crack the code.</p> <strong>Click to continue reading <a href="https://screenrant.com/division-movie-video-game-curse/">David Leitch Talks About The Division Movie Breaking The Video Game Curse</a></strong><br /><br /> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://screenrant.com/division-movie-video-game-curse/">David Leitch Talks About The Division Movie Breaking The Video Game Curse</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://screenrant.com/">ScreenRant</a>