The new Pixels Movie starring Adam Sandler, Kevin James, Michelle Monaghan, Peter Dinklage, Josh Gad, Ashley Benson and Brian Cox is set to arrive in theatres on May 15th.
This week an new trailer has been released providing a further glimpse at the comedy and what you can expect from the storyline, that takes the form of an invasion by video game characters.
Pixels is directed by Chris Columbus from a screenplay written by Tim Herlihy and Timothy Dowling and a screen story written by Tim Herlihy and based on Patrick Jean’s 2010 Internet short film of the same name. The Pixels 3D science fiction comedy film has been produced by Columbia Pictures, 1492 Pictures and Happy Madison Productions.
“This summer, it’s game on or game over! 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. Watch as the arcaders
In 1982, in the hopes of establishing peaceful communication with extraterrestrial life, NASA launches a time capsule into outer space containing images and footage of Earth life and culture. However, aliens misinterpret enclosed video-feeds of classic arcade games as a declaration of war, specifically Pac-Man, with the Earth being him, and the aliens being the ghosts.“