Blue Beetle

2023 Action/Adventure | SciFi/Fantasy

Recent college grad Jaime Reyes returns home full of aspirations for his future, only to find that home is not quite as he left it. As he searches to find his purpose in the world, fate intervenes when Jaime unexpectedly finds himself in possession of an ancient relic of alien biotechnology: the Scarab.

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by Brian Lloyd
Star Rating:

'Blue Beetle' is fine, if completely unoriginal

An alien relic chooses Jaime Reyes (Xolo Maridueña) to be its symbiotic host, bestowing the teenager with a suit of armor that's capable of extraordinary and unpredictable powers, forever changing his destiny as he becomes the superhero Blue Beetle. However, billionaire industrialist Victoria Kord (Susan Sarandon) will stop at nothing to retrieve the relic, including putting Jaime's family (Belissa Escobedo, Damián Alcázar, Adriana Barraza) in mortal danger...

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