Max Steel Movie

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Chronicles the adventures of 16-year old Max McGrath and alien companion Steel, who must harness and combine their tremendous new powers to evolve into the turbo-charged superhero Max Steel.

Who's Involved:

Andy Garcia, Mike Doyle, Maria Bello, Ben Winchell, Christopher Yost, Julia Pistor, Stewart Hendler, Billy Slaughter, Chad Damiani, J.P. Lavin, Ana Villafane, Barry Waldo, Tim Kilpin, Bill O'Dowd

Release Date:

Friday, October 14, 2016 (Nationwide)

Rating: PG-13

Runtime: N/A

Plot: What's the story about?

The origin story chronicles the adventures of 16-year-old Max McGrath (Ben Winchell) and alien companion Steel, who must harness and combine their tremendous new powers to evolve into the superhero Max Steel. As these two unlikely friends struggle to accept their oddly connected fates, they begin to uncover unimaginable secrets, working together to find the truth and fight the mysterious forces threatening their world.

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Cast: Who stars in it?

Crew: Who's making Max Steel

A look at the Max Steel behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Stewart Hendler last directed Sorority Row. The film's writer J.P. Lavin last wrote Capeshooters and Flat Stanley.


Bill O'Dowd
Julia Pistor

Production: What we know about Max Steel

Key Facts

  1. Originally shot in 2014 and filmed in Wilmington, North Carolina.
  2. Previously setup at Paramount, the rights expired and reverted back to Mattel who have now decided to be more active in development of the property.
  3. Based on Mattel's worldwide best-selling action figure.

Filming Timeline

On or about June 21, 2015, the film was in Completed status.

On or about April 29, 2014, the film was in Production status.

Begins production April 29, 2014 in Wilmington, N.C.

On or about August 27, 2013, the film was in Development status.

Dolphin Entertainment is teaming with Mattel to develop the live-action film which Christopher Yost will script, and Stewart Hendler is attached to direct. Last set up in July 2009 at Paramount.

On or about July 13, 2009, the film was in Development status.

Max Steel Release Date: When was it released?

Max Steel was released in 2016 on Friday, October 14, 2016 (Nationwide release). There were 13 other movies released on the same date, including Desierto, The Accountant and Kevin Hart: What Now?.

When will the movie be on Blu-ray & DVD?

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

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