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Screen Savers: Pixels

There’s ‘bad’, and then there’s ‘so bad it’s good’, where the lack of quality morphs something into being entertaining for a whole other set of reasons. Whenever there’s a concensus surrounding something being awful, the morbid curiosity within us always wonders if we’ll find it to be the latter instead of the former. This is […]

Pixels Censored To Appease China

The box office hit Pixels has apparently been censored in China due to fear it would cause “some sensitivity” to Chinese audiences. According to leaked emails from Sony, a sequence wherein national monuments such as the Taj Mahal and Washington Monument are destroyed was shortened to appease China, as one scene depicted The Great Wall being destroyed by video game […]

Pixels Beats Ant-Man Over Opening Weekend

We’re big fans of Ant-Man here at The Arcade, so we were surprised to hear that Pixels came in at $9.2 million for its Friday night opening screening, which beat both Ant-Man and Minions. Directed by Chris Columbus and starring Adam Sandler, Peter Dinklage and Josh Gadd, the film is about characters from Atari era […]

Pixels Teaser Trailer

Sony Pictures have released a teaser ahead of the full trailer release for their upcoming movie, Pixels.   “When aliens misinterpret video-feeds of classic arcade games as a declaration of war against them, they attack the Earth, using the games as models for their various assaults. President Will Cooper has to call on his childhood best […]