The Super Mario Bros. Movie release date moves up two days

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The Super Mario Bros. Movie will motorboat 2 days earlier than announced; it’s now premiering connected April 5 successful nan United States (and 60 different markets worldwide).

Wahoo! The #SuperMarioMovie is moving from April 7 to April 5 successful nan US and successful much than 60 markets astir nan world. The movie hits theaters successful further markets successful April and May, pinch Japan opening April 28.

— The Super Mario Bros. Movie (@supermariomovie) February 28, 2023

The animated characteristic will still beryllium released successful Japan connected April 28, Illumination and Universal Pictures said connected Tuesday. The movie is besides getting a dedicated Nintendo Direct presentation — nary different games, conscionable nan movie — connected March 9 astatine 5 p.m. EST/2 p.m. PST.

The Super Mario Bros. Movie’s ensemble formed features Chris Pratt and Charlie Day arsenic Mario and Luigi, Jack Black arsenic Bowser, Seth Rogen arsenic Donkey Kong, Ana Taylor-Joy arsenic Princess Peach, and Keegan-Michael Key arsenic Toad. Cranky Kong moreover shows up, pinch Fred Armisen successful nan role.

Already we’ve seen trailers showing homages to Super Smash Bros. in nan movie, successful summation to Mario and Bowser’s standard conflict for nan destiny of nan Mushroom Kingdom. The caller Mario characteristic movie is nan first since 1993’s infamous live-action Super Mario Bros. movie; it was first announced astatine a Nintendo Direct successful September 2021.