Summer Movie Guide

Green Lantern

Rated PG-13 (3-D)

May 01, 2011

COURTESY WARNER BROS. PICTURES & © DC COMICS
 

Directed by Martin Campbell

Starring Ryan Reynolds, Blake Lively, Peter Sarsgaard

DC Comics' magic-ring-bearing superhero Green Lantern flies off the page and onto the big screen this summer. For centuries, an intergalactic brotherhood of alien warriors, called the Green Lantern Corps, have sworn to uphold peace in the universe. Each Green Lantern wears a mystical green ring that gives him superpowers. But when a powerful villain named Parallax arrives on the scene, it'll be up to the Corps' newest and first human recruit, test pilot Hal Jordan (Reynolds), to save the day.

Did You Know?

Ryan Reynolds is one of the few actors who have starred in both a DC Comics film and a Marvel Comics film. In 2009, Reynolds starred as Marvel character Wade Wilson, also known as Deadpool, in X-Men Origins: Wolverine.

 

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