Especially more recently, Hollywood is often rightfully criticised for showing little in the way of imagination. Somebody there still has one though, as they’ve decided to pursue a Rubik’s Cube movie.

The puzzle, which was ubiquitous in the 1980s and still has a phenomenal following all these years later with sales of over 450 million, was invented by the man above, Hungarian boffin Erno Rubik.

As well as a movie based in some way on the Cube, a game show is also in the offing – producers Hyde Park are really going all in. In a statement they claimed that they, “look forward to creating a wonderful and complex Rubik’s universe.”

We’ll bring you more news when we get around to it…

Meanwhile, in other cubic news, here’s our favourite ever Mr Burns bit from The Simpsons:

The Simpsons at JB Hi-Fi.