Respect the Trashmaster.
With all of the tools for generating user-created content afforded to the modern-day gamer, machinima – the art of crafting unrelated video content out of in-game assets – is becoming quite a big deal. Enter GTA IV: The Trashmaster
, filmmaker Mathieu Weschler’s 90-minute thriller. It’s a pretty standard revenge tale, but Weschler leans on his background in film to weave a compelling tale. And hey, at least it’s better than The Town
. --Adam Rosenberg