Pixels Movie in Geelong
Pixels is a 2015 American science fiction action-comedy film produced by Columbia Pictures, 1492 Pictures and Happy Madison Productions. The film was directed by Chris Columbus. Its screenplay was written by Tim Herlihy and Timothy Dowling, with a screen story penned by Tim Herlihy and based on French director Patrick Jean’s 2010 short film of the same name. The film features computer animated video games characters, special effects, and stars Adam Sandler, Kevin James, Josh Gad, Peter Dinklage, Michelle Monaghan, Brian Cox, Ashley Benson, and Jane Krakowski. The film’s plot has extraterrestrials misinterpreting video-feeds of classic arcade games as a declaration of war, and invading Earth using technology inspired by games such as Pac-Man and Space Invaders. To counter the alien assault, the United States hire former arcade champions to lead the planet’s defense.
- Adam Sandler as Sam Brenner, a former Pac-Man video game champion, William’s childhood best friend, and the leader of the team.
- Anthony Ippolito as 13-year-old Sam.
- Kevin James as William Cooper, the President of the United States, Sam’s childhood best friend, and a member of the team.
- Jared Riley as 13-year-old Will.
- Michelle Monaghan as Lieutenant Colonel Violet van Patten, a unique weapons developer and specialist for the military, a member of the team.
- Peter Dinklage as Eddie Plant, Sam’s brash former video game-playing nemesis and a member of the team. The character’s physical appearance and personality is styled after real-life Pac-Man and Donkey Kong champion Billy Mitchell.
- Andrew Bambridge as 13-year-old Eddie.
- Josh Gad as Ludlow Lamonsoff, a conspiracy-theory-obsessed, genius with poor social skills, and a member of the team. Unlike the rest of the group, he was an 8-year-old child in the 1980s.
- Jacob Shinder as 8-year-old Ludlow.
- Brian Cox as Admiral Porter, a military heavyweight.
- Matt Lintz as Matty, son of Violet.
- Ashley Benson as Lady Lisa, a beautiful warrior from the fictional 1982 video game Dojo Quest.
- Jane Krakowski as Jane Cooper, the First Lady of the United States and the wife of William.
- Denis Akiyama as Toru Iwatani, the creator of Pac-Man.
- Matt Frewer as Max Headroom.
- Sean Bean as Corporal Hill.
- Affion Crockett as Sergeant Dylan Cohan.
- Dan Aykroyd as 1982 Championship M.C.
- Lainie Kazan as Mickey Lamonsoff.
- Jackie Sandler as Jennifer, President Cooper’s assistant.
- Jared Sandler as Jared, President Cooper’s junior aide.
- Tucker Smallwood as CIA Chief.
- Sadie Sandler as Lemonadie Sadie.
- Sunny Sandler as Sweet Scout Girl.
- Daryl Hall as Himself.
- John Oates as Himself.
- Serena Williams as Herself.
Pixels Hollywood Movie Details
- Directed by: Chris Columbus
- Produced by: Adam Sandler, Chris Columbus, Mark Radcliffe, Allen Covert
- Screenplay by: Tim Herlihy, Timothy Dowling
- Story by: Tim Herlihy
- Based on: Pixels by Patrick Jean
- Starring: Adam Sandler, Kevin James, Michelle Monaghan, Peter Dinklage, Josh Gad, Brian Cox, Ashley Benson, Jane Krakowski
- Music by: Henry Jackman
- Cinematography: Amir Mokri
- Edited by: Hughes Winborne
- Production company: Happy Madison Productions, 1492 Pictures
- Distributed by: Columbia Pictures
- Release dates: July 24, 2015
- Running time: 106 minutes
- Country: United States
- Language: English
- Budget: $88 million
- Box office: $236.3 million
Village Cinema Geelong
- Address: 194-200 Ryrie St, Geelong VIC 3220
- Telephone: 1300 555 400
- 11:10AM, 2PM, 4:20PM & 6:50PM – Friday 9 October 2015
- 11:10AM, 2PM, 4:20PM & 6:50PM – Saturday 10 October 2015
- 11:10AM, 2PM, 4:20PM & 6:50PM – Sunday 11 October 2015
- 11:10AM, 2PM, 4:15PM & 6:30PM – Monday 12 October 2015
- 11:10AM, 2PM, 4:15PM & 6:30PM – Tuesday 13 October 2015
- 11:10AM, 2PM, 4:15PM & 6:30PM – Wednesday 14 October 2015
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