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Pixels - 'Pixel' perfect incorporation of pop culture

Pixels - 'Pixel' perfect incorporation of pop culture

The quality of Adam Sandler’s movies can be as unpredictable as Donkey Kong’s barrel throwing patterns, yet Pixels is a perfect score.           There is amazing acting by Adam Sandler as he plays one of the characters he does best - the quirky guy with good intentions - in this case, Sam Brenner. All of the other main characters add to Brenner and to the humor of the movie. The only character that is  out-of-place is a minor character, Admiral Porter (Brian Cox), whose negative attitude toward Brenner’s group never changes in the movie. Pixels also features a strong female character - Violet (Michelle...