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.
At a reputed $80 million + budget, this film is , perhaps unsurprisingly, the most expensive film that Adam Sandler has appeared in. Its is also, outside of the animated 'Hotel Transylvania' films, the most widely distributed film that Adam Sandler ... ...
Hi.Ludlow Lamonsoff. We'd actually met before but you will not remember because it was in the back of Brenner's van and I was watching through the window. *sniff* You smell so nice like the book of Genesis.
The aliens base their appearance and attacks after arcade game footage from the year 1982. However, several of the game figures that the aliens use for their patterns are from games released after that year, such as Tetris, Arkanoid, and Paperboy.
The closing credits re-run a synopsis of the movie in 8-bit style.
English, Hindi, Japanese
$24,011,616 (USA) (26 July 2015)