As kids in the 1980s, Sam Brenner, Will Cooper, Ludlow Lamonsoff, and Eddie "The Fire Blaster" Plant saved the world thousands of times, at 25 cents a game in the video arcades. Now, they're going to have to do it for real. In Pixels, when intergalactic aliens discover video feeds of classic arcade games and misinterpret them as a declaration of war, they attack the Earth, using the video games as the models for their assaults.
Extraterrestrial beings -- Fiction.
Geeks (Computer enthusiasts) -- Fiction.
Human-alien encounters -- Fiction.
Male friendship -- Fiction.
Video game characters -- Fiction.
Video gamers -- Fiction.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.
Dinklage, Peter, actor.
Gad, Josh, 1981- actor.
James, Kevin, 1965- actor.
Kazan, Lainie, actor.
Monaghan, Michelle, actor.
Sandler, Adam, film producer.
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm), publisher.