Hungry Hungry Hippos is a movie, apocalypse to follow

3:00 PM on 10.05.2012 // Xander Markham

God officially disappointed by human race

Remember that time you read about Battleship, Monopoly and Stretch Armstrong being picked up for movie adaptations and snorted 'Yeah, when are they getting started on Hungry Hungry Hippos? Amiright?!'

Hollywood just called your bluff, b*tch.

[via LA Times]

For anyone who genuinely gives a toss about this, the movie is expected to be an animation in the style of Cloudy With A Chance Of Meatballs and is part of a deal signed between Hasbro and Emmett/Furla Films which also includes the rights to the Monopoly movie and Action Man, the British version of G.I. Joe. Satisfied? Now go and seriously reconsider all your life choices.

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