It has been nearly 25 years since Michael Jordan’s “Space Dunk” was first released, and now LeBron James will star in the 2021 version of “Space Dunk: New Legacy”.
Although this movie is often referred to as Space Jam 2, it is not actually a sequel to the original movie because “Everyone involved is fast“Pointed out. Although Warner Bros. did try several different variants of the original sequel. The company initially tried to make a real sequel, but Jordan was not interested in it.
The company then thought of various derivative products, such as Spy Jam with Jackie Chan, Race Jam with Jeff Gordon, and even Skate Jam with Tony Hawk, but none of these came true. The movie “Back In Action” was originally developed as a sequel, but without Jordan’s participation, the transformation of the movie changed.
Now, Warner Bros. finally has what it has been looking for in the follow-up to the original Space Jam. With James joining the project, it will attract as much attention as Jordan did to the original.
Below, we will introduce everything you need to know about “Space Jam: A New Legacy”.
“Space Jam: A New Legacy” will be screened and streamed in theaters on Friday, July 16, more than 25 years after the premiere of Michael Jordan’s original classic in 1996.
There are two ways to watch “Space Jam: A New Legacy”. You can watch it in the theater or stream it via HBO Max. If you prefer the theater, you can now book tickets for live screenings. This movie was rated as PG due to some cartoon violence and some language.
You can play “Space Jam: A New Legacy” on HBO Max, but you need to subscribe to the service. HBO Max charges $15 per month (without ads) or $10 per month (with ads). The advantage of HBO Max is that, unlike Disney Plus, there is no additional charge for watching movies on the app, and the app is also shown in theaters.
HBO Max is available in Amazon Appstore, Apple App Store, Google Play, Roku Channel Store and Samsung TV. You can also subscribe through a cable or satellite TV provider, or through a YouTube TV membership.
“Space Jam: A New Legacy” has released two theatrical trailers, but both contain many of the same scenes.
|LeBron James||LeBron James|
|Don Chandel||Al G. Rhythm|
|Sonqua Martin-Green||Camia James|
|Ceyl J. Wright||Darius James|
|Wood Harris||Coach C|
Space Jam: The director of A New Legacy is Malcolm D. Lee.
Voice actors include Jeff Bergman Come sail as Bugs Bunny, Sylvester and Foghorn. Eric Boza Will dub Duffy Duck and Marvin the Martian. Bob Bergen Porky Pig and Tweety will be dubbed. Jim Cummings Will voice the Tasmanian Devil.
Gabriel Inglesias Voice of Speedy Gonzales Zandaya Will be dubbed Lola Rabbit.
|Track list||song||actor actress|
|1||“we won”||Little baby, Kirk Franklin|
|2||“Control the World”||24kGoldn, Lil Wayne|
|3||“See Me Fly”||Chance the Rapper, John Legend, Symba|
|4||“hoop”||Saweetie, Salt-N-Pepa, Kash doll|
|5||“Pumping Jam”||Lil uzi vert|
|6||“Only for me”||Saint John, SZA|
|7||“Crowd Crazy”||John Legend|
|9||“game time”||Lil Tecca, amine|
|10||“About that time”||Lady Dora, G-Eazy, P-Lo, White Dave|
|12||“Count the points”||Cordae, Duckwrth|
|13||“Go crazy”||Great freedom|
|14||“Taking my shots”||Joyner Lucas|
|15||“My guy”||Leon Bridges|
|16||“the best”||Anthony Ramos|
Republic Records and Warner Bros. Pictures announced the soundtrack of “Space Traffic Jam: New Legacy” one week before the release date. The 16-track playlist includes songs from Lil Baby, Lil Wayne, Chance The Rapper, John Legend and Jonas Brothers. Even Damian Lillard (aka Dame DOLLA) has his own repertoire.
The original Space Jam soundtrack won six platinum awards after its debut in 1996, including songs such as “I Believe I Can Fly” and “Fly Like an Eagle” that became popular cultural classics.
You can download and listen to the “Space Jam: A New Legacy” soundtrack below.
NBA and WNBA players in Space Jam 2
- Anthony Davis
- Damian Lillard
- Klay Thompson
- Diana Taurasi
- Neka Ogvumek
These players will form the monster of this movie version. Unfortunately, for nostalgic fans, Monstars has been renamed Goon Squad. Goon Squad is made by Aracinek (Ogwu Mike), eyebrow (Davis), Wet fire (Thompson), White mamba (Taurasi), and Cronos (Lillard).
Is Space Jam 2 a sequel?
Although many people refer to this movie as Space Jam 2, it is not actually a sequel to the original movie. It is also not a restart of the original version.
“This is not a sequel,” James said on the show Road Trippin’ podcast“It’s called Space Jam: A New Legacy, not Space Jam 2. There will be a basketball game, I will say that. And there will be some people we are competing with in this world.”
Is Michael Jordan in Space Jam 2?
Yes, at least according to Don Cheadle.
versus Into Hollywood, Cheadle said, “Michael Jordan is in the movie, but not the way you expected.” It is not clear what he meant, but at least there will be some mention of Jordan in this movie.