Brave plumber with Italian roots named Mario on knows except the man who for many years lived far away from civilization. 8-bit platformer Super Mario Bros. released in 1985, forever changed the way people think about video games and went down in history as one of the most successful hits. Mario suddenly became the mascot of Nintendo, and to this day she brings not only luck, but also hundreds of millions of dollars profits. However, how much do you remember of the movies or cartoons with his participation? It is a famous Japanese company is going to fix in the near future.
The only adaptation of the adventures of a mustachioed plumber called “Superbrute Mario” was released in 1993 and officially became the first film adaptation of a video game in the history of cinema. However, the film itself was a failure in all respects. The script could not withstand criticism, no money to its creators, the film is not brought, as actor Bob Hoskins, who plays Mario, he admitted that it was the worst job in his career. Nintendo has not been able to recover after this fiasco and promised to continue to release movies in their famous franchise. But sooner or later it had to happen, and today the company announced that the first official animated film in the universe of Super Mario Bros. already begin.
Of course, the Japanese gaming company will create a cartoon on their own, and using the well-known animation Studio Illumination Entertainment, a division of Universal Studios. This is the Studio made a few movies series “Despicable me”, familiar to all featuring the adorable yellow minions. In addition to them, the Studio has also directed such animated films as “the secret life of Pets”, “Zveroboi”, “unstoppable”, “the Lorax” and others. The Japanese company is confident that talented artists will be able Illumination is to shift their mascot to the big screen. To produce the next film will be himself, Shigeru Miyamoto — the man who created Super Mario Bros game., The Legend of Zelda, Star Fox, Donkey Kong and many others. While the film has no official release date.