• Publication date: June 12, 2013

Spawn

When fight-crazed assassin Al Simmons is double-crossed and murdered by his evil boss Jason Wynn, Al goes to hell. There, he is made an offer by the devil to return to earth with super powers and see his wife again, but in exchange he will have to lead the devil's armies in Armageddon and Hell's attack on Heaven. But, despite his best efforts, his earthly mentor, a demon 'Clown' cannot keep Al (now 'Spawn') from turning against the devil and his evil hordes...

Program data

Duration: 75

Production Year: 1997

MBC Action:

July 27, 2015 20:00 (KSA) ~ July 27, 2015 19:00 (CLT)

Based on the amazing comic book 'Spawn' created and penned by Todd McFarlane, comes director Mark A.Z. Dippé's (a former Industrial Light & Magic animator), superhero action film adaptation.

When fight-crazed assassin Al Simmons (Michael Jai White) is double-crossed and murdered by his evil boss Jason Wynn (Martin Sheen), Al goes to hell. There, he is made an offer by the devil (Frank Welker) to return to earth with super powers and see his wife Wanda (Theresa Randle) again, but in exchange he will have to lead the devil's armies in Armageddon and Hell's attack on Heaven. Al takes the offer extended by the devil Malebolgia, and he becomes Hellspawn, or 'Spawn' for short. The devil Malebolgia had been looking for the right soldier to lead his armies when the time comes and Hell decides to attack Heaven.

But, despite his best efforts, Spawn's earthly mentor, a demon called 'Clown' (John Leguizamo), cannot keep Al / Spawn from turning against the devil and his evil hordes...

 

Starring:

  • Michael Jai White
  • Martin Sheen
  • John Leguizamo
  • Theresa Randle
  • Frank Welker
  • Nicol Williamson
  • D.B. Sweeney
  • Melinda Clarke
  • Miko Hughes

Directed by:  Mark A.Z. Dippé

Rating:  PG-13 for thematic elements involving the demonic underworld, violence, intense fantasy action and crude humor.