Mortal Kombat fans are waiting solicitously for the release of the new movie on HBO Max. The R-rated action fantasy film arrives on April 2021.
The new Mortal Kombat movie has got everyone, especially the IP’s fans, excited. Directed by Simon McQuoid, the movie follows the story of an MMA fighter Cole Young, who fights against the world’s champions. Lewis Tan plays the lead character while the movie also stars Jessica McNamee and Josh Lawson. The quality of visual effects in the new Mortal Kombat movie is one of the factors that set the expectations this high.
HBO and WarnerMedia previously announced that they would release Mortal Kombat on the streaming platform on April 16th, but they delayed it. Unfortunately, we will have to wait for a bit more to watch Mortal Kombat on HBO Max and theatres.
When is Mortal Kombat going to be released on HBO Max?
The current release date of Mortal Kombat on HBO Max and theatres is April 23rd, 2021.
So, we do not have to wait for that much after the postponed release date. Get ready to watch the hardships Cole Young has to go through in his quest to defeat Sub-Zero this Friday!
Where else can we watch Mortal Kombat?
You shouldn’t worry if you do not use HBO Max, for there is another way you can watch the movie. The movie is going to be released both on HBO‘s online services and the theatres at the same time, which is April 23rd. Therefore, you can watch it on the big screen if you find an open cinema theatre.
Cast members of the movie:
- Lewis Tan as Cole Young
- Josh Lawson as Kano
- Jessica McNamee as Sonya Blade
- Hiroyuki Sanada as Hanzo Hasashi / Scorpion
- Joe Taslim as Bi-Han / Sub-Zero
- Tadanobu Asano as Raiden
- Mehcad Brooks as Major Jackson ‘Jax’ Briggs
- Ludi Lin as Liu Kang
- Chin Han as Shang Tsung
- Max Huang as Kung Lao
What is the synopsis of Mortal Kombat?
“Mortal Kombat is a tournament where fighters duel to a deathmatch. A sorcerer from another world named Shang Tsung invites some of the world’s best fighters to compete in the tournament, along with them comes characters such as Liu Kang, Johnny Cage, and Sonya Blade.”
You can watch the trailer of the movie below!