New Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Movie Sets Record With Rotten Tomatoes Score

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By Black Widow

The latest Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles film, Mutant Mayhem, produced by Seth Rogan and Evan Goldberg, has made history in the franchise by achieving an outstanding Rotten Tomatoes score.

After a seven-year hiatus from theaters, the animated epic has rekindled the franchise’s magic with its captivating visuals and nostalgic charm.

Paramount, capitalizing on the positive reception, has not only greenlit a sequel but also sanctioned two seasons of an animated TV series set in the “Mutant Mayhem” universe.

Franchise-Defining Score:

Mutant Mayhem has soared to new heights, claiming the highest-reviewed theatrically released Turtles movie on Rotten Tomatoes with an impressive 95% Tomatometer score.

This accomplishment dethrones the 1990 classic, which held a lackluster 42% score. The franchise’s cinematic history has been rocky, with an average score of 31.6% for the previous six films.

The stellar rating of Mutant Mayhem elevates this average to 40.7%, marking a significant improvement.

Implications of Success:

The critical acclaim of Mutant Mayhem signifies a promising future for the Turtles’ iteration. Drawing parallels to Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, which initially gained a cult following before its sequel’s massive success, the Turtles’ franchise could follow a similar trajectory.

The already-approved sequel holds the potential to be the franchise’s mainstream breakthrough, much like the Spider-verse sequel. As fans continue to champion the film, it is clear that this version of the Turtles is here to stay.

With a record-breaking Rotten Tomatoes score and a sequel in the works, Mutant Mayhem has rejuvenated the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles franchise.

The film’s success promises a lasting presence for these Heroes in a Half-Shell, potentially echoing the trajectory of Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse.

As critical acclaim and audience praise converge, the future shines bright for the Turtles. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutant Mayhem is currently captivating audiences in theaters worldwide.