New Uwe Boll Documentary Shows How Gaming's Worst Filmmaker Improbably Succeeded

Many film geeks consider Uwe Boll to be one of the worst filmmakers of all time.

During his 26-year-long career, Boll directed 33 films, many of them, such as Far Cry, Alone in the Dark, and House of the Dead, based on video games. He’s produced 53 films, and wrote 20 of them. The movies are terrible, and often wildly offensive—one comedy features a man in full Nazi regalia and black face. But despite their shock value, Boll’s movies are less memorable than the man himself.


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