Peacock is set to release ‘The Super Mario Bros. Movie’ on August 3rd, adding to the existing options for digital purchase and download. Starting from July 11th, the film will also be available to rent on platforms like Apple TV and Amazon Video. While it briefly had a viewing option on Twitter, the upcoming release on Peacock will cater to those who prefer streaming services or are already subscribed to them, as reported by Deadline.
Although met with mixed reviews initially, the movie garnered a positive response from fans and even broke box office records. Our reviewer, Devindra Hardwar, found it to be a delightful experience for all age groups, incorporating numerous references that seamlessly blend into the storyline, even for non-diehard Nintendo fans. The film boasts an impressive cast featuring Jack Black as Bowser, Seth Rogen as Donkey Kong, Keegan-Michael Key as Toad, and Chris Pratt as the beloved Mario. The plot revolves around the Mario Bros’ struggle to establish their plumbing business in Brooklyn. However, fate intervenes, leading them to the Mushroom Kingdom, where they must ultimately face off against the infamous Bowser.
The success of ‘The Super Mario Bros. Movie’ serves as an encouraging sign for potential future Nintendo adaptations. There have long been rumors of a Legend of Zelda movie or TV series in development, and the triumph of ‘Mario’ may just be the impetus Nintendo needs to bring those projects to fruition.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about Super Mario Bros. Movie
When will “The Super Mario Bros. Movie” be available on Peacock?
“The Super Mario Bros. Movie” will be available on Peacock starting August 3rd.
Can I rent the movie before its release on Peacock?
Yes, the movie can be rented on platforms such as Apple TV and Amazon Video starting from July 11th.
What is the storyline of the movie?
The movie follows the Mario Bros as they struggle to establish their plumbing business in Brooklyn. They unexpectedly find themselves in the Mushroom Kingdom and must confront the notorious Bowser.
Who are some of the cast members in “The Super Mario Bros. Movie”?
The film features a talented cast, including Jack Black as Bowser, Seth Rogen as Donkey Kong, Keegan-Michael Key as Toad, and Chris Pratt as Mario.
Did “The Super Mario Bros. Movie” receive positive reviews?
While there were mixed reviews initially, the movie garnered a positive response from fans and even broke box office records.
Are there plans for more Nintendo adaptations?
There have been rumors of a potential Legend of Zelda movie or TV series. The success of “The Super Mario Bros. Movie” might encourage Nintendo to pursue further adaptations.