Video Game Missile Command To Become A Movie

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Atari has agreed to let its 80's arcade game become a feature film with the help of 20th Century Fox.   According to Variety, Buck Sharpless and Matt Sazama, who wrote the upcoming Flash Gordon will write script.

Missile Command

Dave Theurer created the game which was released in 1980 and has players attempting to defend their city from missile attacks.  People are still able to play the game on the Atari website.

No word on a release date or any actors involved in the film.

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