Netflix has revealed an announcement first look teaser for Spy Kids: Armageddon, the Netflix reboot of this movie franchise. The movie stars Gina Rodriguez, Zachary Levi, Everly Carganilla, Connor Esterson, Billy Magnussen, and D.J. Cotrona.
“I’ve just heard from so many families how much they’ve enjoyed these films over the course of their lives. And now a lot of kids who enjoyed the first films as children are parents themselves and enjoy sharing them with their kids.” –Robert Rodriguez on the return of this film franchise. When the children of the world’s greatest secret agents unwittingly help a powerful Game Developer unleash a computer virus that gives him control of all technology, they must become spies themselves to save their parents and the world.
Spy Kids: Armageddon is once again directed by prolific American filmmaker Robert Rodriguez, director of El Mariachi, Desperado, From Dusk Till Dawn, The Faculty, Spy Kids 1 – 4, Grindhouse’s Planet Terror, Sin City, Machete 1 & 2, Sin City: A Dame to Kill For, Alita: Battle Angel, We Can Be Heroes, and Hypnotic previously, as well as a few episodes from Star Wars’ “The Book of Boba Fett”.
All of the original movies are also directed by Rodriguez: Spy Kids in 2001, Spy Kids 2 in 2002, Spy Kids 3-D in 2003, (plus Sharkboy & Lavagirl in 2005), and then the oddball sequel Spy Kids: All the Time in the World in 2011.
The screenplay is written by Robert Rodriguez and Racer Max. Produced by Robert Rodriguez, Racer Max, Elizabeth Avellan, and David Ellison, Dana Goldberg, and Don Granger. Netflix will debut Rodriguez’s new Spy Kids: Armageddon movie streaming on Netflix worldwide starting on September 22nd, 2023