Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Movie (1990)

Genres - Action, Children's/Family, Fantasy  |   Sub-Genres - Action Comedy, Adventure Comedy, Martial Arts, Sci-Fi Adventure, Superhero Show [TV]  |   Release Date - Mar 20, 1990 (USA)  |   Run Time - 93 min.  |   Countries - USA  |   MPAA Rating - PG
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Movie is the live-action, feature film adaptation of the cult comic book and the popular animated television show. After prolonged exposure to radiation, four teenage turtles--Michelangelo, Raphael, Leonardo, and Donatello--have mutated into ninjas and have begun living in the sewers of a large city. Under the guidance of a ninja master Splinter the Rat and television reporter April, the Turtles embark on a mission to run crime out of the city and battle the warlord Shredder. The Turtles have been designed by Jim Henson Productions and effortlessly fit into the live-action surroundings.

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good-vs-evil, Ninja, mutant, reporter, Superhero, toxic-waste, comic-book, martial-arts, master [expert], radioactivity, rat [animal], turtle, warlord