Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Return Again

Pizza franchises rejoice. The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles are due for yet another big screen outing, this time live action. The Mirage Group, which owns the property, is moving forward with a new film focusing on the origins of the iconic crime fighters, aiming for a 2011 release. This would be the fifth big screen outing for the sewer-dwelling Leonardo, Michelangelo, Donatello and Raphael, who last graced our cinemas with the CG TMNT in 2007. The news was released as the Turtles enjoyed 25th anniversary "shellebrations" will also include lighting the Empire State Building in "turtle green".