Are you a fan of Jason Momoa? The superstar will take you into the world of fantasy, Slumberland, this November.
Child fantasy movies are loved by many. And with this upcoming fantasy series based on the popular comic, Little Nemo in Slumberland.
Most of us have heard of Nemo and his adventures while growing up. Nemo has been a name that we all are familiar with. And so we are more than excited to see Netflix releasing a new adaptation film on it right around the holiday season.
The upcoming child fantasy adventure film starring Jason Momoa is set to release on Netflix in a few days. And we cannot wait enough to watch how the film directed by Francis Lawrence has added newness to the nostalgic comic.
Here is all you need to know about the release date, storyline, cast, trailer and more about Slumberland, a story about the little girl, Nemo.
A Bit About the Making of Slumberland
Slumberland is the newest children’s fantasy film to be added to the list of Netflix originals scheduled for release in 2022. This live-action remake, based on Winsor McKay’s 1905 comic strip Little Nemo in Slumberland, will be available on Netflix in November.
The first full-length feature film adaptation of the original comics was the 1989 Japanese animated film Little Nemo: Adventures In Slumberland, and this one will be the second one.
Francis Lawrence is the director of the fantasy film, Slumberland. Co-authors David Guion and Michael Handelman wrote the screenplay of Slumberland.
What’s the Story of Slumberland?
In the new reinterpretation of the popular comic, the main character has changed from a young boy named Nemo who first appeared in the comics and the previous film adaption to becoming a young girl named Nemo. Nemo is a Greek name that roughly translates to Nobody.
The two nautical characters associated with the name are Nemo the clownfish from Finding Nemo and Captain Nemo from 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea.
The plot of Slumberland:
Nemo used to live with her father, who once read her a beautiful bedtime story about the enchanted Slumberland. It is a world of dreams and nightmares. Your wishes come true regardless of what they are in this fantasy land.
Nemo discovers a mysterious map after his death. The mystery map appears to direct her to Slumberland. That night, as she drifts off to sleep on her now-magical bed. She then awakens and find herself into that dimension.
Nemo encounters the infamous figure known as Flip there. Flip is a lovable mischief-maker who frequently causes havoc in Slumberland.
Watch Slumberland on Netflix to see how little Nemo finds her father in the fantasy land along with the legendary rogue, Flip.
Trailer of Jason Momoa’s Slumberland
On August 24, Netflix officially made a teaser trailer available on YouTube. Netflix also published the second trailer for Slumberland on October 6, 2022.
The trailer gave us our finest look yet at the breathtaking sights of the movie and the backstory of our protagonist character Nemo. You can see in the trailer how the young little orphan embarks on a quest to find her father alongside her Dad’s old friend Flip.
Watch the first trailer of Slumberland here.
You can watch the second trailer of the upcoming Netflix fantasy film here.
When is the Release Date of Jason Momoa’s fantasy movie?
With the Christmas season here, many great movies are releasing these days. Slumberland is one of those movies that you can watch with your family while sharing laughter and popcorn together.
According to Netflix’s official announcement, Slumberland will release on November 18, 2022. The PG-rated movie is a fantastic family-friendly experience for viewers of all ages.
Who is in the cast of Netflix’s upcoming fantasy movie?
Even though Flip and Nemo are at the center of Slumberland, there are a few other notable characters that are worth mentioning.
Jason Momoa will enjoy himself as a foolish clown in the fantasy movie. He is playing the role of a famous rogue, Flip.
Marlow Barkley is playing the main lead, Nemo, in Slumberland. She is a lonely daughter who will do anything to see her father again.
Chris O’Dowd portrays the role of Uncle Philip in the child fantasy movie. uncle Philip is the friend of Nemo’s father. He is like a loving father figure to Nemo.
Kyle Chandler is playing the role of Peter in the movie. After watching the trailer, it seems that Peter is an important part of the child fantasy film.
You will also see Weruche Opia as Agent Green in the movie. Tonya Cornelisse portrays the role of Agent Red. And Jamilah Rose is playing the role of Agent Orange in the upcoming Netflix movie.
The other cast members of Slumberland include Humberly Gonzalez, Ava Cheung, Antonio Raine Pastore, Cameron Nicoll and many others.