If motherhood has taught us something, it’s that heroes don’t all the time put on capes. Maybe you found your superpower is “Keeping Chaos Out Of Frame On Zoom Calls.” Or “Appearing To Understand Third Grade Math.” It seems that we’re all succesful of a complete lot greater than we thought doable.
Netflix’s new movie We Can Be Heroes tells the story of what occurs when alien invaders kidnap Earth’s superheroes and their youngsters are whisked away to a authorities protected home. Determined tween and born chief Missy Moreno will cease at nothing to rescue her superhero dad, Marcus Moreno. When she groups up with the remainder of the superkids to flee their mysterious authorities babysitter Ms. Granada, they uncover that in the event that they’re going to save lots of their mother and father, they’ll need to work collectively through the use of their distinctive powers — from elasticity to time management to predicting the long run — to kind an out-of-this-world crew. Throughout the movie, Missy reminds herself and the opposite youngsters to look inside themselves and imagine that they are often the following technology of heroes no matter their age, dimension, or talents.
We Can Be Heroes is a refreshing tackle the standard superhero movie. If the brilliant and fantastical setting seems vaguely acquainted, it’s as a result of the movie was written, produced and directed by filmmaker Robert Rodriguez, who additionally gave us Spy Kids and The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl. Thank you, Netflix. This movie is the uplifting palate cleanser we want proper now.
Inspired by the message of We Can Be Heroes, Scary Mommies requested their littles to attract their thought of what makes a hero, and right here’s what they got here up with.
“Super Mom” by Katelyn C. (age 15)
“My Mama” by Sally M. (age 9)
“Daddy” by Luciano T. (age 5)
“Doctor” by Alison S. (age 11)
“Coach Dave” by Olivia M. (age 10)
We Can Be Heroes is a superb household movie that reminds us that collectively, we’re unstoppable. It’s additionally the proper technique to kick off the brand new 12 months.
Watch We Can Be Heroes now, solely on Netflix.