Alright, so that’s not the actual poster for the movie, but it could be. The LA Times has confirmed that Hasbro has signed a deal with independent production and finance company Emmett/Furla Films to make a movie out of the marble-gobbling hippo game as well as Monopoly and Action Man.
This isn’t the first time Hasbro is known to make movies out of toys and board games. I’ll admit the Transformers series were pretty epic and Battleship was O.K., but I’m skeptical how good a movie about hungry hippos will be. The trailer for it might look like this:
But I’m still waiting on the Tetris movie, which looks like it would be better than most alien invader movies: