‘Red vs. Blue’ + ‘Power Rangers’ = ‘Lazer Team’ (Our grade: C)

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Some are born to (or trained from birth for) greatness; some have greatness thrust upon them (or accidentally shoot it out of the sky with fireworks).

“Lazer Team,” the first live-action flick by the Austin-based online content creators Rooster Teeth (of “Red vs. Blue” fame), concerns the latter — four doofs who have to save the world after they happen to get their hands on a weapon that was meant for someone else. (For those who are unfamiliar with Rooster Teeth, know that they raised $2.4 million via an Indiegogo campaign for “Lazer Team.”)

» Read full review at MyStatesman.com » Find showtimes for “Lazer Team”

Author: Joe Gross

Joe Gross has covered books, movies, music and culture for the American-Statesman since 2002. He tweets at @joegross.

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