The Sims: The Movie: The intensely stupid idea

According to Harry Knowles’ AICN, 20th Century Fox now has the rights to make a movie adaptation of The Sims based on a script penned by the genius who brought you Scary Movie 3.

Doesn’t this sound like exactly the sort of thing I would make up to parody the increasing idiocy of the Hollywood machine as regards gaming? My version would have had a subtext about the increasing irrelevance of the proletariat in our modern, mechanized world, and maybe the word ‘indubitably’ in it, but otherwise, this whole thing is starting to get eerie.

I’m going to go hide in the cellar. I’ll see you down there when the sky starts raining ducks and blood. 

Earnest Cavalli
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