“The Super Mario Bros. Movie” will now be released two days early, Universal and Illumination have announced. Instead of jumping into U.S.A. theaters on Friday, April 7, it will be in theaters on Wednesday, April 5.
The movie will also be released in more than 60 markets around the world, according to Variety, including China, Australia, France Germany, Italy, Brazil, Mexico, the U.K., and Ireland.
“The Super Mario Bros. Movie” will be released in around 10 markets across Southeast Asia, the Middle East, and Eastern Europe throughout April and May. It will be released in Japan on April 28.
“The Super Mario Bros. Movie” stars Chris Pratt as the voice of Mario, with Anya Taylor-Joy as Princess Peach, Charlie Day as Luigi, Jack Black as Bowser, Keegan-Michael Key as Toad, and Seth Rogen as Donkey Kong. It’s directed by Aaron Horvath and Michael Jelenic, with a screenplay by Matthew Fogel.
The first teaser trailer was released in October. A full trailer in February resurrected the theme from the Super Mario Bros. Super Show.
Super Nintendo World — featuring appearances by Mario, Luigi, and Princess Peach — just opened in Universal Studios Hollywood. This is the second version of the land, with the first at Universal Studios Japan. A third Super Nintendo World will be at Epic Universe in Orlando, Florida.
Check out our full guide to Super Nintendo World at Universal Studios Japan and our full guide to Super Nintendo World at Universal Studios Hollywood.
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