a classic concept and full of visual energy of displaying a unique
figure of pixels could had been a milestone of a Movie, but Director
Chris Columbus invested his creativity more on perfect special effects,
full-size action and a inspiring craftsmanship which could have worked
otherwise if the script and the characterization would had been
meticulous enough to be engaging and significant to appeal the Genre of
‘save the earth from aliens’ kind of film which really fails on getting
the interest rolling from first frame.
film is based on a very innovative concept of the famous arcade games of
80’s as the extraterrestrials misinterpreting video-feeds as a
declaration of war, and invading Earth using technology inspired by such
Sam Brenner (Adam Sandler), Will
Cooper (Kevin James), Ludlow Lamonsoff (Josh Gad), and Eddie "The Fire
Blaster" Plant (Peter Dinklage) all of them being genius in playing the
video games since their childhoods are now prearranged to save the world
by fighting live to defeat the aliens, as they have been doing this
thousands of times at the video arcades.
big money you pay for the ticket is only a value when you hear the
association of the world famous song in background "We Will Rock You" by
Queen of his 1977 album News of the World.