Hardcore Henry (2015): Ilya Naishuller
The video game industry has spent the last decade making its games more cinematic. It follows that the film industry would return the favor.
Hardcore Henry is a film shot entirely in first person, using GoPro cameras attached to stunt actors’ heads, with limited editing, to show us the violent route of a cyborg lover to rescue his wife.
The film was released in 2015 in Russia and 2016 in the US.
ONE SENTENCE PLOT SUMMARY: Henry, newly raised from the dead and part robot, fights through Moscow to reach Akan, the man who kidnapped his wife, Estelle. Continue Reading