ROLLERCOASTER TYCOON The Movie Is For Real
Sony Pictures Animation has obtained the rights to produce “Rollercoaster Tycoon” into a movie, announces The Hollywood Reporter Blog in an exclusive. The vastly popular PC video game will be adapted to the big-screen by David Ronn and Jay Scherick. They are also the writers for the upcoming movie “The Zookeeper” with Kevin James.
“Rollercoaster Tycoon” is a simulation game that allows the player to build and maintain their own amusement park. One of the perks of Tycoon is the ability to build and then ride your own rollercoaster. Made by Atari, “Rollercoaster Tycoon” holds the record of being the third highest selling PC game.
Harold Zwart most likely will direct and executive produce the movie for Sony Pictures Animation. Jim Wilson, Atari will also be an executive producer.