Separately, Netflix is also planning on making an original film that will use the GameStop situation as a jumping off point. From there it will be a broader movie on social media, and the way it allows people to challenge the status quo. It will even cover the recent US election, and the role of social media in what followed in the middle of January.
This is probably the fastest example of an incident inspiring the production of films. There will also be at least one book about the episode. After all, MGM’s production is based on the proposal of one.