Last Updated on October 3, 2023 by SPN Editor
The Super Mario Bros. movie is an upcoming adventure comedy film based on the world of Nintendo’s popular Mario games. The movie is directed by Aaron Horvath and Michael Jelenic and produced by Illumination and Nintendo. The film is set to be released on April 5th, and with less than a month to go, the final trailer has been released.
The Super Mario Bros. Movie Final Trailer Unveiled
Nintendo, Illumination, and Universal have finally revealed the last trailer for the much-awaited Super Mario Bros. movie. The trailer was shown via a Nintendo Direct presentation that showcased the primary cast, including Chris Pratt, Charlie Day, Keegan Michael-Key, Seth Rogen, Anya Taylor-Joy, and Jack Black.
The final trailer provides a more detailed look at the Mario Kart sequences, including Easter eggs, side-scrolling sequences, and nods to Bob-omb Battlefield and Tostarena.
What is The Super Mario Bros. Movie
The Super Mario Bros. movie introduces a vibrant, thrilling new universe that is unlike anything previously created in an action-packed, exuberant cinematic comedy event. The movie is based on the world of Nintendo’s Mario games and invites audiences to a remarkable adventure.
The film’s story revolves around Brooklyn plumbers Mario and his brother Luigi, who is unexpectedly transported down a mysterious pipe and arrive in a magical new world while repairing an underground water main.
However, when the brothers get separated, Mario embarks on a quest to find Luigi, assisted by Toad (Keegan-Michael Key), a Mushroom Kingdom resident, and some guidance from the firm ruler of the Mushroom Kingdom, Princess Peach (Anya Taylor-Joy).
The movie features an exceptional comedic cast, including Jack Black (Bowser), Seth Rogen (Donkey Kong), Fred Armisen (Cranky Kong), Kevin Michael Richardson (Kamek), and Sebastian Maniscalco (Spike). The script was written by Matthew Fogel.
Will the Super Mario Bros. Movie Live Up to Our Expectations?
With the movie’s release fast approaching, many fans are wondering if the film will be as enjoyable and unforgettable as video games. Some have expressed concern about the diverse and controversial voice cast, which includes Chris Pratt as Mario, Anya Taylor-Joy as Peach, and Charlie Day as Luigi.
There is also a question of whether the Super Mario Bros. movie is packing too much. Some have wondered if the Smash Bros. and Mario Kart material is prevalent in the movie. There is also a concern about whether there will be enough story or character to support an entire film, or if it will be all flash and no substance.
The Look of the Film and Its Attention to Detail
Despite these concerns, the look of the film and its attention to detail concerning the games are spot on. Every inch of the Mushroom Kingdom appears to have been created with incredible care and affection for the iconic game characters and franchise. Let us hope that this extends to the screenplay as well.
The new trailer for the film showcases the primary cast and gives viewers a more detailed look at the Mario Kart sequences, including Easter eggs such as side-scrolling sequences, shortcuts in Mario Kart courses, and nods to Bob-omb Battlefield and Tostarena.
One of the main concerns for fans is whether the movie will be as enjoyable and unforgettable as video games. It is understandable to have reservations, as not all video game adaptations have been successful. However, the attention to detail concerning the games in the movie’s look is spot on.
Every inch of the Mushroom Kingdom appears to have been created with incredible care and affection for the iconic game characters and franchise. Let us hope that this extends to the screenplay as well.