PG-13 | | Action, Comedy, Fantasy
When aliens misinterpret video feeds of classic arcade games as a declaration of war, they attack the Earth in the form of the video games.
The female lead is named Violet Van Patten. This is a trademark of Adam Sandler where the first and/or last name of his character's girlfriend starts with "V." Happy Gilmore (1996): Virginia Venit, Billy Madison (1995): Veronica Vaughn, The Waterboy (1998): Vicki Vallencourt, Little Nicky (2000): Valerie Veran, and Big Daddy (1999): Vanessa.
Sergeant Dylan Cohan:
You're my second favorite president. You know Obama is still my man, right?
Violet mentions that the probe contained footage of the Where's the Beef lady. The Where's the Beef lady debuted in 1984, 2 years after the probe was released into.
The opening credits are done in the 8-bit game pixelated font and appear in various colors and on video games being played during the opening scenes.
English, Hindi, Japanese, English
$24,011,616 (USA) (26 July 2015)
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