January 2, 2015

A live-action movie version of Tetris is being lined up by Threshold Entertainment.

 

The film production firm has teamed with the Tetris Company to develop the live-action sci-fi movie, according to the Wall Street Journal.

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Threshold CEO La...

December 31, 2014

It may not appear to have the same allure as other game-to-movie transitions like Tomb Raider or Resident Evil - but 80's title Tetris is heading for the big screen.

 

Larry Kasanoff, the chief executive of movie studio Threshold Entertainment, has confirmed that a Tetris film is in the pipeline.

He to...

December 30, 2014

LOS ANGELES – The classic video game Tetris, in which players slot a cascade of tumbling blocks together, is being turned into a science-fiction movie, the project’s developers said Tuesday.

 

Tetris has been a mainstay of computer gaming since it was created 30 years ago, but the shape-slotting puzzl...

December 29, 2014

The popular ’80s computer game — which has sold an astonishing 170 million copies since in release in 1984 — is heading to the big screen. According to a Wall Street Journal story, a deal has been struck between Threshold Entertainment and the Tetris Company to develop a live-action version of the p...

December 29, 2014

A film adaptation of Tetris is stacking up at Threshold Entertainment.

 

The production company, which saw success in video game adaptation with Paul W.S. Anderson's Mortal Kombat film in 1995, is partnering with the Tetris Company to develop a film based on the classic game, in which players line up...

December 29, 2014

Tetris, in many respects, is a perfect video game. You can learn to play in minutes, it is wildly addictive, and it has one of the greatest jingles to ever jingle. Everyone knows Tetris, as they should. Tetris is great. So of course Tetris is going to be turned into a movie and forever ruined....

October 5, 2014

It's not a hoax: There will indeed be a Tetris movie. And no, it is not about shapes and lines, as a lot of skeptics were predicting. Larry Kasanoff, the producer for the movie Tetris, said that it is actually going to be based on a storyline in the science fiction genre.

 

 

As one of the most popular...

October 4, 2014

Lo and behold, a "Tetris" movie is in the works! News about the upcoming film, plotlines and release date is revealed by producer Larry Kasanoff and fans are clamoring for more information.

And we thought they were just blocks falling from the sky! "Tetris", the tile-matching video game puzzle releas...

October 3, 2014

There's a Tetris movie! There's an Angry Birds movie! Hulk Hogan is still alive and determined to erase all our happy memories of Hulk Hogan!

This is all your gaming news for the week of September 29.

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October 3, 2014

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BY GREG NOONE