Get ready to embark on an epic adventure with the iconic Super Mario Bros. as they make their digital debut in The Super Mario Bros. Movie. Following its box-office success and worldwide acclaim, this animated spectacle is set to blast into homes starting May 16, 2023, exclusively on digital platforms nationwide. Produced by Nintendo and Illumination, the movie promises to deliver an unforgettable experience that will captivate audiences of all ages.
The Super Mario Bros. Movie is Coming Home
(from left) Toad (Keegan-Michael Key) and Princess Peach (Anya Taylor-Joy) in Nintendo and Illumination’s The Super Mario Bros. Movie, directed by Aaron Horvath and Michael Jelenic.
One of the most exciting aspects of The Super Mario Bros. Movie is its incredible cast of talented actors who lend their voices to bring these beloved characters to life. Leading the pack is Chris Pratt, known for his roles in the Jurassic World franchise, as the courageous and enthusiastic Mario. Charlie Day, from It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia and The Lego Movie, portrays the perpetually anxious yet lovable Luigi.
Anya Taylor-Joy, who mesmerized audiences in Last Night in Soho and The Queen’s Gambit, takes on the role of the charming Princess Peach. Keegan-Michael Key, known for his comedy sketches in Key & Peele, brings his comedic prowess to the character of Toad. Seth Rogan lends his voice to the iconic villain Bowser, while Jack Black and Fred Armisen round out the star-studded cast as Bowser’s henchmen, Koopa Troopa and Cranky Kong, respectively.
The movie follows the adventures of Mario and Luigi, two Brooklyn plumbers who are not only brothers but also best friends. The story begins with the Super Mario Brothers struggling to keep their plumbing business afloat, but they soon find themselves swept away on a whirlwind adventure through the enchanting Mushroom Kingdom. Along the way, they encounter a host of familiar and lovable characters that fans have grown to adore over the years. Together, they unite to defeat the power-hungry villain, Bowser, and save the kingdom from his clutches.
What makes The Super Mario Bros. Movie truly special is its ability to take the cherished elements that millions of gamers worldwide have loved for over three decades and elevate them to new heights of cinematic excellence. The movie combines stunning animation, heartwarming storytelling, and exhilarating action sequences to create a truly immersive and breathtaking experience. Audiences will be transported into the vibrant and colorful world of the Mushroom Kingdom, where they will witness the incredible bond between Mario and Luigi as they face challenges, discover hidden secrets, and overcome obstacles together.
Donkey Kong (Seth Rogen) in Nintendo and Illumination’s The Super Mario Bros. Movie, directed by Aaron Horvath and Michael Jelenic.
Fans of the Super Mario franchise will undoubtedly appreciate the attention to detail and the faithfulness to the beloved characters and their rich history. The Super Mario Bros. Movie is a celebration of the enduring legacy of these iconic video game characters, and it serves as a love letter to the fans who have supported them throughout the years.
With its arrival on digital platforms nationwide, The Super Mario Bros. Movie offers fans the opportunity to experience this extraordinary adventure from the comfort of their own homes. Thanks to Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, viewers can buy or rent the movie, allowing them to dive into the Mushroom Kingdom whenever they please.
Prepare to be captivated by the magic, humor, and excitement that The Super Mario Bros. Movie brings to the digital realm. Whether you’re a lifelong fan of the Super Mario franchise or a newcomer to the world of Mario and Luigi, this cinematic experience promises to be a must-watch for all. So grab your controllers and get ready to join the Super Mario Brothers on their journey through the Mushroom Kingdom in this exhilarating and visually stunning animated masterpiece.
The Super Mario Bros. Movie comes to digital on May 16, 2023.
ABOUT THE SUPER MARIO BROS. MOVIE
Release Date: May 16, 2023, on digital
Directors: Aaron Horvath, Michael Jelenic
Producers: Shigeru Miyamoto, Chris Meledandri
Screenplay: Shigeru Miyamoto, Matthew Fogel
Production companies: Nintendo, Illumination, Universal Pictures
Cast: Chris Pratt, Anya Taylor-Joy, Charlie Day, Charles Martinet, Jack Black, Seth Rogen, Keegan-Michael Key, Kevin Michael Richardson, Sebastian Maniscalco, Fred Armisen
A plumber named Mario travels through an underground labyrinth with his brother, Luigi, trying to save a captured princess. A feature film adaptation of the popular video game.
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Source: Universal Pictures