As kids in the 1980s, Sam Brenner (Adam Sandler), Will Cooper (Kevin James), Ludlow Lamonsoff (Josh Gad), and Eddie â€œThe Fire Blasterâ€ Plant (Peter Dinklage) saved the world thousands of times â€“ at 25 cents a game in the video arcades. Now, theyâ€™re going to have to do it for real.Â InÂ 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 — and now-U.S. President Cooper mustÂ call on his old-school arcade friends to saveÂ the world from being destroyed by PAC-MAN, Donkey Kong, Galaga, Centipede, and Space Invaders.Â Joining them is Lt. Col. Violet Van Patten (Michelle Monaghan), a specialist supplying the arcaders with unique weapons to fight the aliens.
Silvia Pereida is a Cal State Fullerton graduate with a Bachelors degree in Broadcast Journalism and a minor in Latin American Studies. She enjoys traveling including trips to Mexico, Colombia and South Korea. She currently contributing to M.U.S.E. a multimedia digital magazine as Executive Producer, Writer, On-camera talent, Reporter, Field Producer, Assignment Editor, Graphics, plus more.