Whether it’s an abomination and a perversion of one of the best movies in the Bill Murray oeuvre or a great direction to submerge a viewer in one of the most perfectly realise worlds brought to the silver screen( I unrepentantly cherish Groundhog Day) is TBD. That’s for musicians to decide.
In Groundhog Day: Like Father Like Son musicians embody Phil Connors Jr ., the son of Groundhog Day’s central character.
For anyone not familiar with the cinema, Bill Murray’s reference was necessary to relive the same day until he made all of the best choice to change the trajectory of his life.
In the sequel, his kid faces the same dilemma, reliving the same day over and over until, as Sony’s messaging throws it,” he learns the true value of friends and family .”
Published and to be provided by Sony Pictures Virtual Reality, the VR Groundhog Day sequel is co-produced by MWM Immersive, the schism of Madison Wells Media — which also made Chained: A Victorian Nightmare — and developed by Tequila Works, the Madrid-based video game developer behind Deadlight and RiME.