This Is Why The Sims Movie Idea Is A Stupid Idea

The core idea of making a movie on The Sims is a solid one. Solid in the storied Hollywood tradition that The Sims is popular, and movies based on popular things make money. But the execution? So far, it sounds just awful. Most people have pointed to the "Weird Science was the 80s" argument, and it's a valid one, but Newsweek's N'Gai Croal finds fault on a more fundamental level:

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