This issue can be fixed by manually updating DirectX via the install file located on the game disc:
1. Start by inserting your game disc into your DVD drive.
2. Click the start button in the bottom left corner of your screen.
3. Click computer and right click the DVD-ROM drive and choose open.
4. Double click the Support and Direct X folder.
5. Right-click the "DXSETUP" file and select "Run"