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The Movies: Stunts & Effects

Metascore

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74

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Based on 9 expert reviews
  • Excellent:
    4
  • Good:
    2
  • Average:
    1
  • Bad:
    2

Expert reviews and ratings

By GamePro on 70

The Movies will make you believe a virtual stuntman can fly with its new Stunts and Effects Expansion pack, but frustrated fans of this almost-classic wont find a cure to their main gripe: the high-maintenance...

By ImpulseGamer on 85

Tory Favro8.5This series is good fun. Why? Whilst you can do a lot, it’s relatively simple in it’s focus and there is nothing to confuse or distract players from the core gameplay itself. The premise behind the game is simple enough, it...

By GamePyre on 86

While there are indeed MANY improvements to the film making mechanics due to the inclusion of new sets, buildings, props, and of course stunts, they only add to the game. While they can enhance a movie, they cannot re-define a movie – after all,...

By cnet on 77

Spec: Strategy, 1 Player, Teen

By Game Chronicles Magazine on 88

The Movies: Stunts and Effects is a great addition to an already stellar title. The new features only add to the immense fun-factor and “sandbox” feel you reap from this game. However, $29.99 for an expansion (only $10 less than the...

By GameZone on 87

The camera does a “fly-over” of the city landscape, capturing each glorious explosion, providing a perfect ending to the movie you just created. The Movies Stunts & Effects is the first expansion to the 2005 hit title from Activision and...

International Review By Level 7 on 50

Det är synd att den här expansionen döptes till Stunts & Effects. Även om det är talande för två av ingredienserna i expansionen så måste eventuellt intresserade i spelbutiken vända och läsa på kartongens baksida för att förstå varför...

International Review By Subdogs on 80

Det blev lite av ett antiklimax när det hårt hajpade spelet The Movies, trots en del positiv kritik, inte blev den succé som Activision hade hoppats. I Movies får man chansen att leda en filmstudio från branschens födelse på 20-talet fram till idag....

International Review By GamePlayer on 40

The Movies var vid premiärdagen ett spel i behov av uppdateringar. Det höll inte en bråkdel av tiden man brukar kunna kräva av ett managementspel och var därtill inte heller särskilt underhållande. En expansion hade...