Remember Power Rangers from the golden era of PTV and STN?
Their getting a full reboot treatment in a new Power Rangers movie all set to release in March, 2017.
If you’ve forgotten about Power Rangers, let us refresh your memory by sharing the memorable opening theme of the original TV show:
The Trailer Showcases The Rangers Without Their Power Suits
The just released Power Rangers teaser trailer shares plenty of details of the plot and the characters that are set to appear in the movie. Although we don’t get to see the new power suits, we still get a look at all the 5 main Rangers in their original form. Have a look below:
The 5 Rangers Will Each Have A Different Personality From The Original Show
For those of you who remember the original Rangers, you may be disappointed or happy to know that the Rangers will have new personalities. The official website of the movie shared some new details on the upcoming movie and it’s characters.
Jason the Red Ranger
Jason, the Red Ranger (Dacre Montgomery) was a football legend in his small town of Angel Grove until one fateful mistake. When we first meet Jason, he is in need of redemption and is struggling to find himself. But soon he is given a chance to lead a new team made up of an unlikely group of teenage superheroes and must find it in himself to rise to the challenge.
Kimberly, the Pink Ranger
Kimberly, the Pink Ranger (Naomi Scott) used to be Queen Bee of Angel Grove High, but has been cast out of the popular clique and is now struggling to find her identity. She has a new rebel without-a-cause, edgy attitude, but this front is hiding a secret that makes her feel deeply vulnerable.
Billy, the Blue Ranger
Billy, the Blue Ranger (R.J. Cyler) has always been challenged in his abilities to communicate and interact socially. Whip-smart and sweet, he is the most pure-hearted of the group. Billy has never really had any friends, so finding teenagers that he is comfortable with is a big deal, and soon he begins connecting with people in a way he’s never been able to do before.
Tirin, the Yellow Ranger
Trini, the Yellow Ranger (Becky G.) is mysterious but extremely bright. Her parents constantly move for work, making her the perpetual new girl to any school. A loner who owns it, Trini is self-sufficient and contemplative, but always observant. All she wants is to find her gang of friends, but she’ll never admit it— least of all to herself.
Zack, the Black Ranger
Zack, the Black Ranger (Ludi Lin) is filled with bravado and swagger. He is tough and cool on the exterior but has many layers beyond his fearless appearance. Zack advertises everything about himself, except the truth, which makes him feel deeply inferior to all his peers.
The Movie Will Target Mature Audiences
According to the producers of the movie, the new Power Rangers movie will have a more complex and mature versions of the characters. The director, Dean Israelite assured that the movie will focus a lot of characterization before it heads into the main plot.