Power comes in all sizes and in Robert Rodriguez‘s We Can Be Heroes it’s the kids of Earth’s superheroes! Netflix has released one final Trailer for their upcoming family adventure which is being called the spiritual sequel to The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl. It also has a brand new release date…Christmas Day!
The film centres around when alien invaders kidnap Earth’s superheroes, their children must team up and learn to work together if they want to save their parents and the world.
Like a lot of Rodriguez films the concept of the films are interesting, but sadly nothing more. This looks seriously bad, if the targeted audience (children) like what their seeing the film has done it’s job.
When alien invaders kidnap Earth’s superheroes, their kids are whisked away to a government safe house. But whip-smart tween Missy Moreno (Yaya Gosselin) will stop at nothing to rescue her superhero dad, Marcus Moreno (Pedro Pascal). Missy teams up with the rest of the superkids to escape their mysterious government babysitter, Ms. Granada (Priyanka Chopra Jonas). If they’re going to save their parents, they’ll have to work together by using their individual powers — from elasticity to time control to predicting the future — and form an out-of-this-world team.
The film stars YaYa Gosselin, Pedro Pascal, Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Christian Slater, Boyd Holbrook, Christopher McDonald and Adriana Barraza. Alongside Taylor Dooley, JD Dashnaw, Vivien Blair, Isaiah Russell-Bailey, Akira Akbar, Lyon Daniels, Nathan Blair, Lotus Blossom, Hala Finley, Andy Walken, Dylan Henry Lau, Andrew Diaz, Taylor Dooley, Sung Kang, Haley Reinhart, J. Quinton Johnson, JJ Dashnaw.
We Can Be Heroes will launch globally exclusively on Netflix launching on a new release date of 25th December.