| Where does Hollywood get its ideas for those summer blockbusters? Producers don’t just borrow from novels, plays, TV, and comic books, but also from major computer games like Tomb Raider, Mario Brothers, Wing Commander, and Doom. |
But what about the little computer games that come free with Windows, the ones millions of people enjoy every day? The folks at CollegeHumor.com found some inspiration there and crafted a hilarious trailer for Minesweeper: The Movie. Watch the video
Is there a movie idea on your Start Menu?
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All Windows Secrets articles posted on 2007-08-16:
- Introduction Next issue Sept. 6 — take a break!
- Top Story Media players more dangerous than Windows
- Known Issues Restrict application privileges for greater security
- Wacky Web Week Is there a movie idea on your Start Menu?
- Woody's Windows Here’s the real Start Menu entry
- PC Tune-Up How to get private, anonymous Web surfing
- Windows Secrets Internet Explorer flaw exposes FTP credentials
- Patch Watch Malware cocktails sure to hit unpatched PCs
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