Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: Once & Always is a highly anticipated film, especially by the fans of the superhero franchise. The film will mark the return of the two of the OG Mighty Morphin Rangers, which began the super-successful franchise in 1993.
The film is a special one-off 30th-anniversary event, which will unite Black Ranger Zack Taylor and Blue Ranger Billy Cranston with newer generation superheroes. Together, they will be going against their oldest enemy, Rita Repulsa. So when will the film be released, and how can you watch it? Read on to find out.
How to Watch Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: Once & Always?
Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: Once & Always is being released on Netflix on Wednesday, April 19th at 12 am PT. The film is getting a direct streaming release and would not be screened in theaters. It has a runtime of 1 hour and 55 minutes.
To watch the film, you will need an active subscription to Netflix. The streaming platform offers a variety of plans: a Basic with ads plan at $6.99 a month, and a Basic without ads plan at $9.99 a month. Then there are full HD plans offering simultaneous streaming on more than one device: a Standard plan at $15.49 a month and a Premium 4K plan at $19.99 a month. Netflix does not offer any free trial.
What is Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: Once & Always About?
The plot details for the film have been revealed by Netflix. The description reads, “Thirty years after the wise and powerful Zordon formed the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, the team comes face to face with a familiar threat from the past. In the midst of a global crisis, they are called on once again to be the heroes the world needs.”
“This 30th Anniversary Special is inspired by the legendary mantra from the franchise ‘Once a Ranger, Always a Ranger,’ meaning once you become part of the Ranger family, you are always welcome back,” it reads further. Walter Emanuel Jones, who plays the Black Ranger, also teased what to expect from the film in a recent interview.
“Can’t wait for the fans to see what they have waited so long for. The ZackMan is back and ready to rock!! Working with David Yost as a Ranger again was amazing! Our Ranger family runs deep!!” he revealed.
Who is in the Cast?
The film marks the return of Walter Emanuel Jones as Black Ranger Zack Taylor and David Yost as Blue Ranger Billy Cranston. Other actors who are reprising their roles from the franchise include Steve Cardenas as Red Ranger Rocky DeSantos, Catherine Sutherland as Pink Ranger Katherine “Kat” Hillard, Johnny Yong Bosch as second Black Ranger Adam Park, and Karan Ashley as Yellow Ranger Aisha Campbell.
Barbara Goodson is also returning as the voice of the villainous Rita Repulsa and Richard Horvitz will once gain portray robotic Ranger assistant Alpha 5. Charlie Kersh has joined the cast as Minh Kwan, the daughter of Yellow Ranger Trini Kwan.
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