Yes, Tetris is actually being made into a film – but the trailer shows that it’s not a stupid idea at all

Yes, Tetris is actually being made into a film - but the trailer shows that it's not a stupid idea at all

In recent years there have been a large number of new films and series based on video games. In addition to the upcoming Super Mario film, for example, the League of Legends series arcane, Cyberpunk: Edgerunners or the two Sonic films caused a stir. Tetris is certainly one of the most absurd ideas for a video game film adaptation to date. But behind the current trailer for the film is not a bizarre block adventure, but an intensive biopic about the creation of the classic.

What’s the film about?

The Tetris film tells the story of Dutch entrepreneur Henk Rogers, played by Taron Egerton. He embarks on a journey to the Soviet Union to acquire the rights to the puzzle game. However, given the Cold War, this is proving to be quite a difficult undertaking.

The plot is based on the real one litigation, which shaped the release of Tetris in the late 1980s. There is currently no cinema release planned for the thriller with the big brand. Instead, the film will be released on March 31 on Apple TV Plus. It remains to be seen how the dramatic flick will ultimately fare in the ratings. But with a classic like final countdown of Europe, a lot of action and intense acting, the trailer for the film knows how to convince.

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In the coverage of the film industry, the focus is currently on Marvel and DC. Throughout the Marvel Cinematic Universe featuring the fifth phase Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantamania ushered in, DC fans can look forward to a similar concept in their own cosmos. James Gunn keeps making headlines with his statements on Twitter.

Source: The Verge