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Hollywood Out of Ideas? Game of Tag to Become a Movie

Posted: February 15th, 2013 by WorstPreviews.com Staff
Hollywood Out of Ideas? Game of Tag to Become a MovieSubmit Comment
In January, a Wall Street Journal reporter wrote about a 23-year-old game of tag that has been played by a group of friends (pictured) from Washington state. They started playing in high school and continued it through college.

Eventually they developed rules. Whoever is "it" must travel to anywhere in the country to tag one of the other competitors. Once you're "it," you will remain "it" for an entire year.

After the article was written, the friends have been receiving pitches from Hollywood producers, who want to turn their story into a movie. Just recently, they sold the rights to the story to producer Todd Garner, who is planning to sell his pitch to Hollywood studio. Apparently it's already a hot property.

Source: Deadline


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Gates writes:
on February 14th, 2013 at 9:18:05 PM

Starring: Adam Sandler, David Spade, Kevin James and Rob Schneider.
cress writes:
on February 14th, 2013 at 9:25:39 PM

Hopefully someone will bring the game of Russian Roulette to the big screen, so Shia LeBouf can go ahead and start practicing it to get that experience.
cress writes:
on February 14th, 2013 at 9:46:28 PM

Or the game of Chicken. Shia and his girlfriend can start practicing head-on collisions in their Prius cars.
cress writes:
on February 14th, 2013 at 9:49:49 PM

TWISTER would be a good game to have a film. Oh, wait..Jan DeBont already f*cked that up.
Arti writes:
on February 14th, 2013 at 10:01:30 PM

Titling "Hollywood out of ideas?" in 2013, really? How about time-travelling to about six-seven years ago and writing it then?
Tanman32123 writes:
on February 14th, 2013 at 10:02:19 PM

Duck duck goose: The Movie!
Electro Rock writes:
on February 14th, 2013 at 10:04:19 PM

Gates called it.
Chandresekhar writes:
on February 14th, 2013 at 10:13:40 PM

And yet hundreds of scripts on the Hollywood Black List can't get produced?

Can't wait for Hide and Seek The Movie.
Monster writes:
on February 14th, 2013 at 10:30:10 PM

One day Cress will realize he's not remotely funny and stop spamming the website with his inane prattle and insipid "jokes". One day, he might discover something called "the outside". One day he might even discover pornography and apply his intrinsically limited intellect to that endeavour. One day.
pornfly writes:
on February 14th, 2013 at 10:46:39 PM

Chinese Freeze Tag with Parkours
[StuntMan_MiKe] writes:
on February 14th, 2013 at 10:51:29 PM

Already planning the sequel, "Game of Tag 2: Freeze Tag"
Deaft0ne writes:
on February 14th, 2013 at 10:58:18 PM

Movies based on napkin sketches and now Tag.
I fully expect Navel-Gazing:The Movie by next year!
Monster writes:
on February 14th, 2013 at 11:20:19 PM

Joke joke joke. I'll persuade Bullit to suck the d*ck of the first person on here who says something intelligent. Trust me, it won't take much!
BadChadB33 writes:
on February 14th, 2013 at 11:25:07 PM

Dear God no!!!
BadChadB33 writes:
on February 14th, 2013 at 11:25:07 PM

Dear God no!!!
Monster writes:
on February 14th, 2013 at 11:31:27 PM

@Badchad: Why? Would you rather suck his d*ck?
Rocksteddy writes:
on February 14th, 2013 at 11:36:24 PM

Better than Dredd.
LearJet writes:
on February 15th, 2013 at 12:51:13 AM

If done right that could be funny. Probably won't though :(
Monster writes:
on February 15th, 2013 at 1:01:18 AM

Dredd SUCKED. People who watch sh*t like that have no f*cking soul, and by soul I don't mean the bullsh*t people like that fraud Bullit believe in, I mean the metaphorical soul.
The Dini writes:
on February 15th, 2013 at 2:07:13 AM

I was hoping for a Mummy 4 dammit!!
Kurskij writes:
on February 15th, 2013 at 3:21:24 AM

@gates

Sounds very possible. Unnerving, but possible.

"Can't wait for Hide and Seek The Movie"

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0382077/
j-man writes:
on February 15th, 2013 at 3:55:22 AM

What gates said, with chris rock as minor character
Evil_Disco writes:
on February 15th, 2013 at 4:22:36 AM

Wow. That sounds retarded. Really.
afterkwiss writes:
on February 15th, 2013 at 5:38:36 AM

What Gates said ...
Trivia Newton John writes:
on February 15th, 2013 at 5:56:26 AM

Gates nailed it
Trivia Newton John writes:
on February 15th, 2013 at 5:56:31 AM

Gates nailed it
Džeko writes:
on February 15th, 2013 at 6:52:43 AM

Sure,why not.

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