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The Super Mario Bros. Movie - Ben Sorensen's 60 Second Reviews

Updated: Apr 17


The Super Mario Brothers Movie… Mario and Luigi have just gone solo and small business is tough, in the course of saving Brooklyn they discover a magic pipe which transports them into another world where the adventure really begins to save the Toads, with epic boss chick Princess Peach.

There’s some obvious and solid nods to the games we all know and love, with a Nintendo 64 prominently featured early on.

I love the colours, the tunes, and the whole dang world that is navigated though the course of the great story line…

So turns out the vegans were right. Eating mushrooms is amazing for saving the world… unless it’s the wrong type of mushroom and you spend the whole music festival talking to Jesus. But maybe that was just me.

It’s a fun flick. See it.


For the first time, the iconic global entertainment brands Illumination and Nintendo join forces to create The Super Mario Bros. Movie, a new, big-screen adventure starring one of pop culture’s most prominent plumbers of the past four decades. Based on th