Pixels Movie

Game on, 2015.

Pixels movie poster

Who's Involved:

Michelle Monaghan, Ashley Benson, Tim Herlihy, Adam Sandler, Josh Gad, Kevin James, Peter Dinklage, Chris Columbus, Jane Krakowski, Jack Giarraputo

Release Date:

Friday, July 24, 2015 Nationwide

some language and suggestive comments
Runtime: N/A
Language: English

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Plot: What's the story about?

Story is an adaptation of Patrick Jean’s short film, which depicted popular ’80s videogame characters attacking New York City. The movie follows a group of videogame experts who are recruited by the government to help deal with the threat.

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Who stars in Pixels: Cast List

Hotel Transylvania 2, Grown Ups  

Love and Other Drugs, Ice Age: Continental Drift  

The Hunger Games: The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes, Find Me Guilty  

Leo, Uncut Gems  

The Family Plan, Blood  

Your Christmas Or Mine 2, My Little Pony: A New Generation  

Mob Land, Alone at Night  

Who's making Pixels: Crew List

A look at the Pixels behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Chris Columbus last directed The Christmas Chronicles 2 and Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief. The film's writer Tim Herlihy last wrote Hubie Halloween and The Ridiculous 6.


Tim Herlihy


Jack Giarraputo
Adam Sandler

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Production: What we know about Pixels?

Key Facts

  1. Adaptation of the popular Internet short by Patrick Jean.

Filming Timeline

  1. 2015 - June: The film was set to Completed  status.
  2. 2015 - February: The film was set to Post-Production  status.
  3. 2014 - August: The film was set to Production  status.
  4. 2014 - February: The film was set to Pre-Production  status.

    Production will begin summer 2014.

  5. 2010 - May: The film was set to Development  status.

Pixels Release Date: When was the film released?

Pixels was a Nationwide release in 2015 on Friday, July 24, 2015. There were 8 other movies released on the same date, including The Vatican Tapes, Paper Towns and American Heist.

Pixels DVD & Blu-ray Release Date: When was the film released?

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Pixels was released on DVD & Blu-ray on Tuesday, October 27, 2015 .

Pixels VOD & Digital: When was the film released digitally?

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Pixels was released across all major streaming and cable platforms on Tuesday, October 27, 2015. Digital rental or purchase allows you to instantly stream and download to watch anywhere and anytime on your favorite devices. Available from various digital retailers including Amazon Video, iTunes, Google Play, Apple, Vudu and others.

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