The film is based on the iconic Nintendo video games and follows the origin story of the brothers Mario and Luigi, Italian-American plumbers who are transported to an alternate world and become entangled in a battle between the Mushroom Kingdom, led by Princess Peach, and the Koopas, led by Bowser. Directed by Aaron Horvath and Michael Jelenic. The film’s voice cast includes Chris Pratt, Anya Taylor-Joy, Charlie Day, Jack Black, Keegan-Michael Key, Seth Rogen, and Fred Armisen. Produced by Universal Pictures, Illumination, and Nintendo.
According to the film’s plot:
The Super Mario Bros. Movie: Join Mario and Luigi on an Epic Adventure! From Brooklyn plumbers to Mushroom Kingdom heroes, witness their journey through a whirlwind of excitement, meeting beloved characters, and battling the villainous Bowser. Experience the beloved gaming universe like never before in this thrilling cinematic masterpiece!
‘The Super Mario Bros. Movie’ Becomes Highest-Grossing Film of 2023, Earning $1.3 Billion Worldwide
The Super Mario Bros. Movie, released on April 5, 2023, has grossed $1.3 billion at the worldwide box office, setting records and becoming the highest-grossing film of 2023 and the third-highest-grossing animated film.