When a kingpin threatens New York City, a group of mutated turtle warriors must emerge from the shadows to protect their home.
“Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” is a live-action film released in 2014, directed by Jonathan Liebesman and produced by Michael Bay. The film is based on the popular comic book and cartoon series of the same name, which follows the adventures of four mutated turtles and their human ally, April O’Neil.
In the movie, the turtles – Leonardo, Donatello, Michelangelo, and Raphael – are trained by their sensei, Master Splinter, to protect New York City from the evil Shredder and his Foot Clan. Along the way, they team up with April O’Neil, a reporter who is investigating the Foot Clan’s activities, and her cameraman, Vern Fenwick.
The film received mixed reviews from critics, with some praising the action sequences and humor, while others criticized the plot and character development. However, it was a commercial success, grossing over $493 million worldwide.
The film was followed by a sequel, “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows,” which was released in 2016.