DC Studios’ Blue Beetle, directed by Ángel Manuel Soto, offers an exciting superhero adventure with the origin story of Jaime Reyes. Now, fans can catch the first 10 minutes of the film on YouTube. Starring Xolo Maridueña as Jaime, alongside a talented cast including George Lopez and Susan Sarandon, the film follows Jaime’s transformation into the Blue Beetle with the support of his close-knit family. The opening introduces Sarandon as antagonist Victoria Kord and Harvey Guillén as her minion, as they scheme to attain the power of the Beetle.
For those who are intrigued by the extended preview, there are special features available on the Blue Beetle “Premium Digital Ownership” release. These include the “Generations: Blue Beetle” documentary, which explores the journeys of the actors and filmmakers involved in bringing the character to life. Additionally, there is a featurette showcasing Nana’s transformation into a gun-wielding revolutionary, as well as a two-part featurette hosted by Xolo Maridueña that delves into the workings of the scarab and its role in some of the film’s most epic moments.
Blue Beetle is now available to watch digitally at home through PVOD platforms. Fans can also look forward to its release on 4K UHD, Blu-ray, and DVD on October 31. For more entertainment news, io9 offers updates on upcoming releases from Marvel, Star Wars, and Star Trek, as well as insights into the future of the DC Universe on film and TV, and all things related to Doctor Who.