Mortal Kombat has a bit of a reputation in the film world. While the franchise is universally beloved in the gaming sphere, its movie adaptations aren’t quite so revered. The original Mortal Kombat movie from 1995 is a sort of “so bad, it’s good” affair, but 1997’s Mortal Kombat: Annihilation is simply “so bad, it’s bad” Now, a new challenger is entering the ring. Warner Bros. is releasing a new Mortal Kombat film this month, which acts as a reboot for the silver screen version of the series. The film’s first Red Band trailer made it clear that the new film adaptation is bigger, badder, and more gruesome than previous attempts. Digital Trends spoke to the cast and crew of the latest film to find out what’s different about the new take. The answer is, well, just about everything. Press start Compare the trailers for the original Mortal Kombat film and the latest version and the difference is night and day. Gone are the cheesy one-liners and questionable line … [Read more...] about Mortal Kombat director says the reboot differs from original ‘on pretty much every level’
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The Apple App Store is the iPhone’s bedrock. Without its ecosystem of apps and games, your beloved smartphone can’t really do much beyond running native first-party apps (and there are only so many selfies we can take using the Camera app). This means, if your iPhone cannot connect to the App Store (or iTunes), you’ve got a problem on your hands. Luckily, there are solutions to basically every instance of App Store connection problem. We run through all of them in this article, covering everything from checking Apple’s System Status page to logging in and out of your iPhone. This should help you get your iPhone (or iPad) connected to the App Store again in no time. Check Apple’s System Status page First things first, you should really check Apple’s System Status page if your iPhone won’t connect to the App Store. Because if the App Store itself is down, then there’s no point in trying any of the other tips covered in this article. Simply head to Apple’s System Status website … [Read more...] about iPhone cannot connect to App Store. What do you do?