'Wreck-It Ralph' Sequel to Feature Super Mario Says Director Rich Moore

The director was recently interviewed and discussed the possibility of the iconic Nintendo character joining the next film.

Wreck-It Ralph sequel will have Super Mario says director Rich Moore
Wreck-It Ralph sequel will have Super Mario says director Rich Moore
Disney's video game based comedy Wreck-It Ralph has already seen success at the box office, and it seems that they are already discussing a possible sequel. John C. Reilly and Rich Moore were recently interviewed and discussed this potential follow-up, which will hopefully feature the iconic Nintendo character Super Mario.

Here is what director Rich Moore said about the addition of this character and the possible Wreck-It Ralph 2.

"At dinner last night we were already talking about 'What could they do? What kinda of things could happen? Who could be in it? We'll really come up with something good for Mario to do. To be able to present him in the sequel, that would be great."

John C. Reilly, who voiced Ralph, also added that the studio was already discussing the follow up.

"Some of the big muckety-muckets at the studio, who I just saw the other night, were like 'We're talking sequel! The movie made $150 million dollars in eleven days, it broke the box-office record for Disney animated movies on opening weekend. If that's any indication that we'll be doing a sequel...I bet we'll be doing a sequel."

The animated comedy has already brought in $200 million worldwide and still has premiere dates in a number of countries.

Wreck-It Ralph was released November 2nd, 2012 and stars John C. Reilly, Sarah Silverman, Jack McBrayer, Jane Lynch, Alan Tudyk, Mindy Kaling, Joe Lo Truglio, Ed O'Neill. The film is directed by Rich Moore.



Sources: Moviehole

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  1. skywise

    awesome!

    2 years agoby @skywiseFlag

  2. Zak Lee Ferguson

    wreck it ralph hurry up and get your butt to the UK

    2 years agoby @Zak-Lee-FergusonFlag

  3. Zak Lee Ferguson

    mario not to be played by bob hoskins pleassseeee

    2 years agoby @Zak-Lee-FergusonFlag

  4. Zak Lee Ferguson

    @dan1 yeashhhh sir!

    2 years agoby @Zak-Lee-FergusonFlag

  5. Rudy

    A mario movie in the same spirit as a pixar movie would be great,

    2 years agoby @rudyFlag

  6. Dan

    I'd be down for a CGI Mario movie.

    2 years agoby @dan1Flag

  7. ejk1

    With CGI, a Mario film would probably be a lot easier to make than the one from twenty years ago. But I think Zelda and Metroid offer better movie possibilities.

    2 years agoby @ejk1Flag

  8. ROFLitschristian

    Sounds like a great idea that would obviously do well with numbers.

    2 years agoby @ROFLitschristianFlag

  9. the Narrator

    Agreed, fellas. A cool standalone Mario movie, done in the same vein as Wreck it Ralph, would be definitely be a monumental success. The question is whether or not Nintendo will go for it.

    2 years agoby @narratorFlag

  10. Rodney Roover

    Nice! I love the first one!

    2 years agoby @Rodney-RooverFlag

  11. thedude-abides

    @bawnian-dexeus Agreed, but I don't mind either way.

    2 years agoby @thedude-abidesFlag

  12. Bawnian©-Dexeus

    @thedude-abides Although I would prefer another studio doing it. Just me, no reasons why

    2 years agoby @bawnian-dexeusFlag

  13. thedude-abides

    @bawnian-dexeus Definitely. Mario everywhere. I would love it.

    2 years agoby @thedude-abidesFlag

  14. Bawnian©-Dexeus

    @thedude-abides Very cool. Sales would skyrocket like Cars in merchandise

    2 years agoby @bawnian-dexeusFlag

  15. thedude-abides

    @felipe-11 You read my mind. How cool would that be?

    2 years agoby @thedude-abidesFlag

  16. SherlockHolmes2009

    @felipe-11 Agreed, that would be a better choice than putting him in a sequel. Maybe theyll introduce him and give him his own movie

    2 years agoby @SherlockHolmes2009Flag

  17. CelluloidDreams

    A "Wreck-It Ralph" Sequel...why!?. Pointless!

    2 years agoby @2movieguysFlag

  18. Replicant

    They should make a movie about Mario (CGI, not like that 90s disaster)

    2 years agoby @felipe-11Flag

  19. Bawnian©-Dexeus

    Guess they are depending on the other foreign markets to bump up the gross number. So far they are shy of 30 million to break even

    2 years agoby @bawnian-dexeusFlag