PG | | Adventure, Comedy, Family
Two Brooklyn plumbers, Mario and Luigi, must travel to another dimension to rescue a princess from the evil dictator King Koopa and stop him from taking over the world.
Rocky Morton later said, "I was locked out of the editing room. I had to get the DGA to come and help me get back into the editing room. I tried to get the editor to cut it digitally, but they refused. They wanted to edit on Moviola and Steenbeck machines, so the process was laboriously slow, which didn't help us get the special effect cut in on time".
A long long time ago, the Earth was ruled by dinosaurs. They were big, so not a lot of people went around hassling 'em. Actually, no people went around hassling 'em cuz there weren't any people yet. Just the first tiny mammals. Basically, life was ...
When Mario and Luigi steal a police car and are being chased, as they enter the tunnel there is a message on the computer screen that says "WARNING: TUNNEL NOT FINNISHED", which contains a spelling mistake.
During the first portion of the opening credits, the theme music from the "Super Mario Bros." video game can be heard.
The UK cut has different amount of both songs that appear in the end credits. The first song starts when the actual credits begin. Also "Distributed by Buena Vista Distribution, Inc." is missing in the very end and "Hollywood Pictures Presents" in the beginning (Distributed by Entertainment Films Distributors in UK)
$8,532,623 31 May 1993