Animated picture “Super Mario Bros. Movie”, based on the cult game Super Mario Bros., became the third highest-grossing cartoon in the history of world cinema. Reported by Collider.
The project of the Hollywood studio Illumination grossed $1.2 billion at the worldwide box office. The first and second places are occupied by the two parts of “Frozen” (1.4 billion and 1.3 billion dollars, respectively). Also in the top five were “Minions” and the second part of “The Incredibles”. The announcement of the cartoon about super Mario brothers took place in 2018. Initially, the release of the film was planned for the end of 2022, but was postponed to April 2023. It was directed by Aaron Horvath and Michael Jelenick and produced by Chris Meledandri and Shigeru Miyamoto. This is the third feature film based on the Mario video game series.