Captain Planet is like those childhood superheroes you idolize and then forget about. Not as exciting, dark, or omnipresent like Superman or Batman, the blue dude nevertheless worked really hard to save the environment.
If you're still a fan and have been clamoring for a live-action version of the 90's cartoon, you'll get a real kick out of...Don Cheadle as Captain Planet! Yes, you heard right. That Don Cheadle, of Iron Man.
He's not quite the same do-gooding superhero I remember from my childhood. Perhaps all the extra pollution and killing of Gaia has corrupted him in the last decade? The good news is that his love of trees is still strong.
Watch one of the most effective environmental messages EVER from Funny or Die!