The Animation Picture Company apparently decided to option the rights to the Spyro franchise, allowing them to bring the purple guy to the big screen. The company plans to make a 3-D computer animation feature of the game, written by the guys who scripted Dr. Dolittle 4: First Dog. To that, we say ... there was a Dr. Dolittle 4?!?
Adding further credit to the "stay the hell away from this movie" argument, APC is also responsible for
Movies and video games generally don't mix well. Unfortunately, we don't see Spyro's foray into Hollywood ending up differently.