The Mitchells vs. the Machines: a family faces a robot apocalypse

Produced by Phil Lord and Chris Miller, the manufacturers of Into the Spider-Verse and authors and directors of The Lego Motion Picture, The Mitchells vs. the Devices follows an inefficient household that needs to conserve the world from a legion of wicked devices.

Tech-savvy ambitious filmmaker Katie Mitchell (Abbi Jacobson) is thrilled to go to the college of her dreams and satisfy individuals she vibes with. However when her old-fashion daddy (Danny McBride) surprises her with a journey to take her to school, she is less than delighted. Things take a dark turn, however, when electronic gadgets choose it’s time to take control of the world and rise versus people. Simply household bonding things!

Formerly entitled Linked, The Mitchells vs. the Devices was expected to premiere last September in theaters, however was held off due to COVID-19 issues. Netflix got the flick in January 2021 and reverted back to the film’s initial title.

The Mitchells vs. the Devices premieres on Netflix on April 30.

Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.