Do you like the The Last Starfighter, a movie about a skilled video game fan finding out he’s actually been trained to take on an alien invasion by his favorite game? If so, you’ll love Future Man, a new TV show about a skilled video game fan finding out he’s actually been trained to take on an alien invasion by his…
Rumor has it, everyone in Hollywood has tried to remake or (even better) make a sequel to the 1984 scifi cult classic The Last Starfighter. But, so far, everyone has failed. And this quirky little Twitter exchange kind of explains why.
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