The 80s cult classic superhero film, The Toxic Avenger remake is here and the new trailer reveals some welcome vibes from that era. Written and directed by Macon Blair, Legendary Entertainment’s film is a contemporary reimagining of Troma Entertainment’s 1984 cult classic of the same name created by Lloyd Kaufman.
The Toxic Avenger follows struggling everyman-janitor Winston Gooze, who is transformed by a horrible toxic accident into a new evolution of hero. Now with super-human strength and wielding a glowing mop for his unconventional weapon, he must race against time to save his son and stop a ruthless and power-hungry corporate tyrant bent on harnessing toxic superpowers to strengthen his polluted empire.
This film features a stellar ensemble, led by Peter Dinklage in the title role that includes Jacob Tremblay, Taylour Paige, Julia Davis, Jonny Coyne, Elijah Wood, and Kevin Bacon. Check out The Toxic Avenger trailer below.