Thunder Force is a 2021 American superhero comedy film written and directed by Ben Falcone, and starring Melissa McCarthy, Octavia Spencer, Bobby Cannavale, Pom Klementieff, Taylor Mosby, with Melissa Leo and Jason Bateman.
It’s the fifth collaboration between McCarthy and her husband Falcone, and it follows two childhood friends who invent a way to become superheroes in a world where criminals have developed superpowers.
The film was released digitally by Netflix on April 9, 2021. It received generally negative reviews from critics.
In March 1983, the Earth was subjected to cosmic rays that gave sociopaths superpowers, resulting in an increase in supervillains known as Miscreants.
With no one capable of stopping the Evil Ones, normal people often live in fear of being attacked by them. After a Miscreant kills her parents on her way home from work, Emily Stanton is determined to find a way to stop Miscreants.