After years to seeing properties such as G.I. Joe, Transformers, and TMNT being given serious big screen adaptations everyone favorite 90's childhood heroes are finally getting their shot. That's right Saban Entertainment and Lions Gate Studios have partnered together to develop a re-envisioned version of The Mighty Morphin Power Rangers for the big screen. Any news regarding a release date or a script haven't been anounced, but stay tuned to the epic review and the confirmed epic podcast for further information and dissection on this truly epic news. More after the break:
Below you will find the comments from Saban Entertainment regarding the anouncment:
"Lionsgate is the perfect home for elevating our Power Rangers brand to the next level," said Saban. "They have the vision, marketing prowess and incredible track record in launching breakthrough hits from The Hunger Games to Twilight and Divergent. In partnership with the Lionsgate team, we're confident that we will capture the world of the Power Rangers and translate it into a unique and memorable motion picture phenomenon with a legacy all its own."
"We're thrilled to be partnering with Haim Saban and his team to maximize the potential of this immensely successful and universally recognized franchise," said Feltheimer. "The Power Rangers stories and characters have been embraced by generations of audiences for more than 20 years, and today they are more powerful than ever. We have the ideal partner and the perfect brand with which to create a motion picture event that will resonate with moviegoers around the world for years to come."