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The Toxic Avenger Reboot: Release Date, Story & Everything We Know

1984's The Toxic Avenger has become a cult classic, leading to a 2020s movie revival – and all the Toxic Avenger reboot news so far hints that the darker Peter Dinklage-led remake may even surpass the original. The 1984 original was made by Troma Entertainment, which primarily makes low-budget horror comedy movies that indulge in gruesome violence, and The Toxic Avenger is one of the studio's most famous releases. The original Toxic Avenger movie follows 98-pound janitor Melvin who becomes the titular monster after he falls into a vat of toxic waste. However, along with becoming deformed, Melvin gains super strength, and he uses his newfound superpower to fight evil.

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