Posted by David Miller as Modern Board Games
The classic social deduction game known as Werewolf or Mafia has been adapted to the big screen and will premier November 7th at the American Film Market in Santa Monica. Produced in Russia with a budget of $10-25 million, the movie, simply titled Mafia, gives the game a science-fiction treatment reminiscent of The Running Man.
Distant future. In need of a new kind of entertainment society created mafia, a live action game that took the world by storm and became the most popular TV-show.
Eleven participants, each of them has his own reasons to try his luck in this game of love, lust, fear anger and death. The cold-blooded audience craves for new emotions and challenges on the screen. In front of the world a game where winner takes all and losers die commences. Who will be able to fight their fear and come out victorious this time?