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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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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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28 July 2009 (USA)  »

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$3,500,000 (estimated)

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[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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Good film
19 July 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I was always a lukewarm Green Lantern fan growing up but this film was very good and makes you realise that the character is quite unique. I have always been more of a Marvel fan than a DC fan but dammit DC makes the better animation films. they are far more adult oriented than those put out by Marvel. This film definitely deserves the PG-13 rating it received and you will see why when you watch it. Granted the film is only an one hour 17 minutes, but an animated film rarely needs to go beyond that. If you have always been a Lantern fan then you know who the villain will be in the first film. If you are not a fan then I wont spoil it for you.

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