The Super Mario Bros. Movie has received a Peacock release date, the network announced on Thursday. Following a successful theatrical release, the movie is now making its way to NBCUniversal’s streaming service on 3rd of August 2023.
It will also release on Netflix in the future as per the 18-month deal. For the first four months, the film will stream on Peacock and then, it will move to Netflix for the next ten months. Again, it will be released on Peacock for the remaining four months.
Peacock subscribers will be able to see the movie as well as behind-the-scenes interviews with the cast. Moreover, the network will present a lyric video for a song performed by Anya Taylor-Joy from the voice of Princess Peach in the Super Mario Bros movie.
As per Universal’s disclosure to the NY Times, the film has generated $75 Million in premium VOD earnings till June 2023 with no fall in ticket sales.
The Super Mario movie has emerged as the highest- grossing video game adaptation of all time, biggest worldwide opening weekend for an animated film, and the third highest grossing animated film in history by grossing $1.351 Billion on box office.
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About Super Mario Bros
Directed by Aaron Horvath and Michael Jelenic, the Super Mario Bros is a 2023 movie based on the Japanese multimedia franchise by Nintendo. The animated adventure film is written by Matthew Fogel and produced by Chris Meledandri (CEO of Illumination) and Shigeru Miyamoto (original developer of game) under Nintendo, Illumination Studios, and Universal Pictures.
The film is so special as the Illumination CEO and the original game developer have come forward to craft this masterpiece by their hands and the production worth it. Those who have watched the film already know how greatly it has been produced and those who haven’t watched it yet should see why this grossed $1 Billion on box office.
The movie is currently streaming in US cinemas and also available to purchase on-demand from VOD platforms as Apple TV, Amazon, Google Play, VUDU, Microsoft Store, Redbox, and DirecTV. You can book tickets to your nearest cinema on Fandango if you want to watch the film right now, or you can wait for 3 August when the movie will be released on Peacock.
What is Super Mario Bros movie about?
Super Mario is based on the world-famous Nintendo game Super Mario developed by Shigeru Miyamoto and follows the story of two twin brothers and Brooklyn plumbers: Mario (portrayed by Chris Pratt), a daredevil who is ready for new adventures and Luigi (played by Charlie Day), an anxious person who avoids unnecessary adventures.
While the two brothers working are looking for ways to mend their financial problems, they embark on a whirlwind adventure through the Mushroom Kingdom. The journey begins as Luigi is kidnapped by the Bowser (played by Jack Black) and his army.
Now, Mario has to find a way to save his best friend and brother. Bowser, who has captured Luigi aims to conquer the Mushroom Kingdom by marrying Princess Peach (Anya Taylor-Joy) but the princess develops feelings for Mario and dreams to marry him instead.
Will a struggling plumber from Brooklyn been able to defeat the ruler of Dark Winds? To know the story, you need to watch the Super Mario Bros movie that is about to release on Peacock and Netflix later.
Have you already watched the film or going to watch now?