DC Studios’ Blue Beetle, directed by Ángel Manuel Soto, has captivated audiences with its thrilling superhero origin story of Jaime Reyes. The film, starring Xolo Maridueña as Jaime, has received high praise, and now fans can catch the first 10 minutes of the movie on YouTube. With the support of his close-knit family, including the hilarious George Lopez as his uncle, Jaime’s journey to becoming Blue Beetle is filled with heart and endearing characters. The opening scene also introduces Susan Sarandon as the antagonist Victoria Kord and Harvey Guillén as her minion, setting the stage for an exciting adventure.
For those who are intrigued by the extended preview, there is even more to look forward to with the “Premium Digital Ownership” release of Blue Beetle. Special features include a four-part documentary exploring the behind-the-scenes journey of bringing Blue Beetle to the big screen for the first time. Audiences will get a unique glimpse into the experiences of the actors and filmmakers involved in making this DC character come to life. Additionally, there is a featurette focusing on Nana’s transformation from an adorable grandmother to a machine gun-wielding revolutionary, as well as a two-part featurette hosted by Xolo Maridueña that delves into the workings of the scarab and its role in the film’s most epic moments.
If you can’t wait to see the full film, Blue Beetle is available now on digital platforms for home viewing via PVOD. You can also look forward to purchasing the movie on 4K UHD, Blu-ray, and DVD starting October 31st. For more exciting updates in the world of entertainment, make sure to keep an eye on io9’s news section. Learn about the latest releases from Marvel, Star Wars, and Star Trek, stay updated on the future of the DC Universe in both film and TV, and discover everything you need to know about the upcoming developments in Doctor Who.