Tetris Movie: Apple TV+ Release Date, Plot, Cast, & More!
The upcoming biographical drama movie Tetris is a true story of the high-stakes legal battle to secure the intellectual property rights of the legendary video game Tetris. Here’s everything you need to know!
- On February 16, 2023, Apple TV+ released the trailer of Tetris, highlighting the game’s unusually mature and comedic tones.
- The movie is a true story of the high-stakes legal battle to secure the intellectual property rights of Tetris.
Following decades of failed big-screen attempts, video game franchises are turning to television for live-action adaptations. It makes perfect sense, given how challenging it is to fit the plots of many video games into a standard two-hour movie. However, that’s not the case now, and we’re getting a movie that will be right up your alley.
The upcoming biographical drama film Tetris is written by Noah Pink and is being directed by Jon S. Baird. Tetris is about the amazing true story behind the legendary video game Tetris and the events that surrounded its development.
The intriguing new film will be streaming soon on Apple TV+. Therefore, fans are getting excited to know what this masterpiece offers. Here’s everything you need to know.
Tetris Release Date
Tetris is a simple block game that almost everyone has played at some point in their lives, whether it was a brief fling or a full-blown passion. That explains why fans are so eager to see the movie become a live-action television series.
On March 31, 2023, Tetris will make its debut on Apple TV+ globally. However, since the movie hasn’t yet been scheduled for a theatrical release, Apple TV+ will probably be the only way to watch it.
Tetris Movie Plot: Based on a true story
The story behind the legendary game Tetris is just as legendary. According to reports, Tetris is a biographical drama film that follows Henk Rogers’ struggles to secure the rights to the game for Nintendo’s Gameboy release. To accomplish this, Rogers will need to go to the Soviet Union and work with Alexey Pazhitnov, the creator of Tetris. The film, entirely based on an actual narrative, attempts to depict and describe the events leading up to the game’s widespread release.
Tetris Movie Cast
Taron Egerton, who played Elton John in Rocketman, takes the lead role portraying game publisher Hank Rogers. He is joined by the following cast.
- Toby Jones as Robert Stein
- Nikita Yefremov as Alexey Pajitnov
- Roger Allam as Robert Maxwell
- Anthony Boyle as Kevin Maxwell
- Togo Igawa as Hiroshi Yamauchi
- Ken Yamamura as Minoru Arakawa
- Ben Miles as Howard Lincoln
- Ayane Nagabuchi as Akemi Rogers
- Matthew Marsh as Mikhail Gorbachev
- Rick Yune as Larry
Is there any trailer?
On February 16, 2023, Apple TV+ released the first Tetris official trailer, highlighting the game’s unusually mature and comedic tones.
Check it out below:
Where to watch Tetris?
The film will exclusively premiere on Apple TV + on March 31, 2023. Before making its digital debut, Tetris will have its world premiere at SXSW Film Festival on March 15, 2023.