For over 2 years there have been on again off again rumors of this throwback to the 90’s cartoon. The film is clearly targeted at the younger demographic however for all those old school fans so far the trailer is looking pretty accurate to the franchise. Open Road Films and Mattel have debuted the first trailer for the upcoming live-action Max Steel movie, which you can check out below!
Max Steel Invades the Big Screen
Max Steel stars Ben Winchell as Max McGrath and Ana Villafane as Sofia Martinez. Written by Marvel Studios veteran Christopher Yost (Thor: The Dark World) and directed by Stewart Hendler (Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn), the film is said to be an in-depth origin story that chronicles the adventures of 16-year old Max McGrath and alien companion Steel, who must harness and combine their tremendous new powers to evolve into the turbo-charged superhero Max Steel. As these two unlikely friends struggle to accept their oddly connected fates, they begin to uncover unimaginable secrets, working together to find the truth, and fighting the mysterious forces threatening their world.
Maria Bello and Andy Garcia also star in the film, which is planned to hit theaters on October 14.