Green Lantern: First Flight (2009)

PG-13  |  Video  |   |  Animation, Action, Adventure  |  28 July 2009 (USA)
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Test pilot Hal Jordan finds himself recruited as the newest member of the intergalactic police force, The Green Lantern Corps.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Sinestro (voice)
Boodikka (voice)
Kilowog (voice)
Tomar-Re (voice)
Kanjar Ro (voice)
Ganthet (voice)
Appa Ali Apsa (voice)
Ranakar (voice)
Carol Ferris (voice)
Cuch (voice)
Labella (voice)
Ch'p (voice)
Abin Sur (voice)
Weaponers (voice)


When pilot Hal Jordan accepts a mysterious, powerful ring from a dying alien creature, it transforms him into a Green Lantern - one of an elite force of heroes. These heroes patrol the universe to ensure peace and justice under the leadership of the Guardians of the Universe. Unsure of their newest recruit, the Guardians assign Hal to their most-honored Green Lantern Sinestro for training, unaware that Sinestro wants to overthrow the Guardians and create a new order he'll control. It's a battle of might and willpower as Hall must prove his worth by defeating Sinestro to save the Green Lantern Corps. Written by Anonymous

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Rated PG-13 for sequences of sci-fi action violence | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

28 July 2009 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

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$3,500,000 (estimated)

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1.78 : 1
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Carol Ferris is voiced by Olivia d'Abo, who previously voiced the same character's supervillain alter-ego, Star Sapphire, on several episodes of Justice League (2001). See more »


[first lines]
Hal Jordan: I'll tell you, Carol, it's quite a sight up here. All those stars, the blue water. Reminds me of that night in Cabo. Remember the restaurant?
Carol Ferris: Hal, stay on the flight.
Hal Jordan: A lot of sangria that night. Boy, could you put it away.
Carol Ferris: Hal.
Hal Jordan: I don't know how we ever made it back to the hotel...
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well done
25 October 2009 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

i thought this was a very well done animated's the origin story of how Hal Jordan became a Green Lantern.i have no idea how close it is to the original comic book origin.but i do knew,i loved the story.i thought it flowed very well,with a good mixture of action and drama.i thought the voice acting was,they seemed to have a good script to work with.i found the dialogue to be really good,as well.none of the usual cheese we tend to see in many animated or even live action movies.i think this particular animated film is as good as any of the recent spate of releases by both Marvel and DC,and it's certainly as entertaining.for me,Green Lantern:First Flight is an 8/10

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