Barbie to overtake Super Mario Bros Movie at domestic box office

Barbie is set to overtake the Super Mario Bros Movie as the highest-grossing movie of the year at the domestic box office. Sorry, Mario. It’s Barbie’s world now. Per Deadline, Barbie will overtake the Super Mario Bros Movie to become the year’s highest-grossing movie at the domestic box office this Wednesday with a haul of … Read more

The Original Voice of Mario Is Being Replaced

When Mario was first introduced by Nintendo in its classic video games, he didn’t speak. He just bounced around, stepped on turtles, and ate mushrooms. (Mario is kind of a weird dude, to be honest.) It wasn’t until Super Mario 64 that Mario got his now-iconic voice, with its high-pitched, exaggerated Italian tones. And since Super Mario 64, … Read more

Comcast Credits Super Mario Bros. Movie & Theme Parks for Earnings Bump

Comcast reported its second-quarter 2023 earnings on Thursday. The cable and internet giant noted it saw big bumps in revenue from its theatrical division — a rise it attributes to The Super Mario Bros. Movie and subsequent theme parks. Nintendo properties helped Comcast see a big rise in revenue According to the company (via VGC), … Read more

‘The Super Mario Bros. Movie’ Announces Streaming Premiere

At least for now — we’ll see what Barbie does in the weeks ahead — the top-grossing movie of 2023 is The Super Mario Bros. Movie. The adaptation of the classic Nintendo game was the opposite of the original 1993 Super Mario Bros. film in almost every way: Animated instead of live-action, deeply faithful to the Nintendo games instead of … Read more

Mario Casas on Playing a Layered Protagonist

ComingSoon Editor-in-Chief Tyler Treese spoke with Bird Box Barcelona star Mario Casas about playing a multifaceted character and stunt work. The film premieres on Netflix on July 14, 2023. “From the producers of the global phenomenon, Bird Box, comes Bird Box Barcelona, ​​an expansion of the film that riveted audiences in 2018,” reads the film’s … Read more

The Super Mario Bros. Movie Digital Release Date Set for This Week

Illumination has set the official The Super Mario Bros. Movie digital release datewith the massively popular film set to arrive at home audiences later this week. When does The Super Mario Bros. Movie release digitally? The Super Mario Bros. Movie digital release date will be May 16, 2023. The film will be available on a … Read more

Bob Iger Praises The Super Mario Bros. Movie, Gives Disney Optimism

DisneyCEO Bob Iger praised the recently released Super Mario Bros. moviesaying that it gives him and the rest of the company optimism about the movie business moving forward. What did Bob Iger have to say about The Super Mario Bros. Movie? During Disney’s recent quarterly earnings call on Wednesday (via VGC), Iger started off by … Read more