Teen Titans Go! To The Movies Trailer Superhero Fatigue Gets A Welcome Break

It’s hard to feel anything but love for anything Teen Titans Go! (except when your children won’t stop saying, “Waffles!”), but a film may be even more welcome right now. Not only are theaters overloaded with superhero films, but they seem to be getting more serious all the time.

Teen Titans Go! To The Movies has finally released a trailer with a bit more meat to it, and this one looks like the kind of thing that could win over a surprising audience as we head into August.

While fans of the show might be looking for a deeper dive with these characters by now, they are still “superheroes” that draw people in with their, sometimes bonkers, complexities, and having the crew find the lack of a film to be the last straw when it comes to being taken seriously is a plot worthy of going for a ride with them.

Take a look below and make sure this one is on the calendar.

Teen Titans Go! To The Movies hits July 27th.

Teen Titans Go! To The Movies Trailer

 

When the Teen Titans go to the big screen, they go big! “Teen Titans GO! to the Movies” finds our egocentric, wildly satirical Super Heroes in their first feature film extravaganza—a fresh, gleefully clever, kid-appropriately crass and tongue-in-cheek play on the superhero genre, complete with musical numbers.

It seems to the Teens that all the major superheroes out there are starring in their own movies—everyone but the Teen Titans, that is! But de facto leader Robin is determined to remedy the situation, and be seen as a star instead of a sidekick. If only they could get the hottest Hollywood film director to notice them. With a few madcap ideas and a song in their heart, the Teen Titans head to Tinsel Town, certain to pull off their dream. But when the group is radically misdirected by a seriously Super-Villain and his maniacal plan to take over the Earth, things really go awry. The team finds their friendship and their fighting spirit failing, putting the very fate of the Teen Titans themselves on the line!

Will Arnett (“The LEGO® Batman Movie”) and Kristen Bell (“Frozen”) lend their voices to the first-ever big-screen version of DC Entertainment and Cartoon Network’s animated TV show, which also stars Greg Cipes (TV’s “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles”) as Beast Boy, Scott Menville (TV’s “Spider-Man”) as Robin, Khary Payton (“The Walking Dead”) as Cyborg, Tara Strong (the “My Little Pony” franchise) as Raven, and Hynden Walch (TV’s “Adventure Time with Finn & Jake”) as Starfire, reprising their roles from the series.

The film is being directed by Aaron Horvath and Peter Rida Michail, from a screenplay by Michael Jelenic and Horvath, based on characters from DC. Michail, Will Arnett and Peggy Regan are producing, with Sam Register, Jelenic, and Horvath serving as executive producers. Apart from Arnett, all are “Teen Titans GO!” series contributors.

courtesy Warner Bros.

 

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Marc Eastman
Marc Eastman is the owner and operator of Are You Screening? and has been writing film reviews for over a decade, and several branches of the internet's film review world have seen his name. He is also a member of The Broadcast Film Critics Association and The Broadcast Television Journalists Association.

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