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Turbo: A Power Rangers Movie (1997)

The legendary Power Rangers must stop the evil space pirate Divatox from releasing the powerful Maligore from his volcanic imprisonment on the island of Muranthias, where only the kindly ... See full summary »
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Divatox (as Hilary Shepard Turner)
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The legendary Power Rangers must stop the evil space pirate Divatox from releasing the powerful Maligore from his volcanic imprisonment on the island of Muranthias, where only the kindly wizard Lerigot has the key to release him. The hope of victory lies in the Ranger's incredible new Turbo powers and powerful Turbo Zords. Written by Andrew N. <drew@cadvision.com>

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Rated PG for non-stop fantasy action violence | See all certifications »

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$8,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$3,301,135, 30 March 1997, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$8,109,349, 18 May 1997
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Trivia

Adam's weapon, the thunder canon, was held backwards. See more »

Goofs

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Kimberly: Power Rangers this is Divatox. Divatox this is your worst nightmare.
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Crazy Credits

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Connections

Featured in Power Rangers Turbo: Shift Into Turbo: Part I (1997) See more »

Soundtracks

Turbo Time
Written & Performed by Ellen Ten Damme
Produced by Ron Ten Bokum
Courtesy of Mercury Records
Recorded at Voxx Studios, Berkhout, Holland
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Not the best movie

At first, I was expecting this movie to be like the first one - cool costumes, original zords, great special effects, etc. In that regard it was quite a bit of a let-down. It was really more of a 90-minute season premiere than an interesting stand-alone movie.

Still, it had its moments: Tommy and Kat in the jungle (that snake scene looked so fake, and when _hasn't_ Kat hurt her leg?!), the two Rangers becoming evil. And it did have a little bit of big-screen drama. The effects weren't exactly morphenominal, but they were pretty much consistent with the show.

The biggest disappointment was the sorry storyline and lack of explanation of where their new powers came from. Of course, there was purportedly an earlier storyline in which Billy returned from Aquitar in need of the Zeo crystal and a scene explaining their new powers, but they cut that part out after David Yost's unpleasant departure from the series.

To sum up, probably wasn't worth it to pay six bucks to see it, but it's definitely a must for any hardcore Power Rangers fan (especially since you kind of needed to see it for the TV season to make sense).


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