Thunder Force: Netflix's Superhero Movie Release Date, Time and Everything We Know
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Thunder Force: Release date, time and everything you need to know about Netflix’s superhero comedy flick.

Thunder Force is a superhero comedy movie featuring Melissa McCarthy and Octavia Spencer in lead roles. Directed by Ben Falcone, it is arriving on Netflix on April 9, 2021. As the fans are gearing for more superhero adventure, here’s everything you need to know about Thunder Force.

What the movie is all about?

The official synopsis read:

In a world terrorized by super-villains, one woman has developed the process to give superpowers to regular people. But when scientist Emily Stanton (Octavia Spencer) accidentally instil her estranged best friend Lydia (Melissa McCarthy) with incredible abilities, the two women must become the first superhero team.

The movie is about Lydia (McCarthy) who looks for her estranged best friend to find out that Emily (Olivia Spencer) is a scientist who has developed a process that gives people superpowers to normal people. Emily accidentally injects Lydia with superpowers.

Both Lydia and Emily live in Chicago, which is under The King’s (Bobby Cannavale) rule.  The King is a power-hungry politician, with his group, the Miscreants also possesses superpowers. Now the two women with superpowers must take the responsibility to save the city from the evil powers.

Who’s starring in Thunder Force?

Hollywood superstar Melissa McCarthy is in a lead role. She is best known for films like Life of the Party, The Hangover, The Boss etc. Along with Melissa, Octavia Spencer stars as Emily Stanton. Apart from the two leading ladies, Thunder Force also stars Jason Bateman, Ben Falcone, Tyrel Jackson, Pom Klementieff, Taylor Mosby, Melissa Ponzio, Sarah Baker, Shane Berengue, and Melissa Leo.


The trailer released a month ago pratty much tell about the movie’s blend. It looks like a fitting superhero movie with some real-life comic situations. The trailer in itself is super cool and funny at the same time. It received tremendous response from the viewers for an interesting take on superheroes life, splendid chemistry between the superhero duo. Watch the trailer right here:

Thunder Force Netflix release date and time

Thunder Force will be available on April 9 on Netflix at 12:01 a.m. PT. You can check the premiere time as per your time zone. The movie will be available for Indian viewers on April 9 from 1:31 pm. In the United Kingdom, the show will be available on April 9 at 8:01 am local time.