There are dozens of Super Sentai spinoffs, but the original series started it all when it debuted in 1975.
Super Sentai was repurposed for Saban's American version, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, beginning in 1993.
The original five Mighty Morphin Power Rangers -- Billy, Trini, Jason, Kimberly and Zack -- are the characters featured in the new film.
In its original incarnation, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers ran for three seasons and 145 episodes.
Originally played by Carla Perez and voiced by Barbara Goodson, Rita returns in the new film played by Elizabeth Banks.
Although he doesn't look like he plays a major role in the new film, Lord Zedd was a major big bad on the original series.
Goldar, however, will return! Look for a completely redesigned take on this signature Power Rangers foe.
The first Power Rangers movie hit in 1995 and grossed just over $66 million at the worldwide box office.
Alien Rangers debuts in 1996, but it only ran for 10 episodes.
Alien Rangers helps transition from the first show to the next big incarnation, Power Rangers Zeo.
Power Rangers Zeo debuted in 1996 and ran for 50 episodes.
Power Rangers Zeo introduced the Gold Ranger. A Lord of Triforia, his personality was split into three identities (played by identical triplets Ted, Tim and Tom DiFillippo).
The second Power Rangers movie hit the big screen in 1997.
Turbo failed to gain much of an audience, though, and left theaters having grossed less than $10 million worldwide.
The next series, Power Rangers Turbo, introduced young star Blake Foster as the Blue Ranger.
Power Rangers Turbo debuted in 1997 and ran for 45 episodes.
Power Rangers in Space followed in 1998 with another 43 episodes.
Power Rangers in Space allowed the show to tie up a lot of plotlines from the American version's first six years.
Intergalactic Pirate Queen of Evil Divatox is the main villain in Power Rangers in Space.
Carol Hoyt played both Divatox and her good twin, Dimitra.
Beginning as a bad guy, Kerone wound up joining the good guys as the new Pink Ranger.
Beginning in 1999, Lost Galaxy offered another 45 episodes of Power Rangers lore, including the first death of a Ranger!
In Lost Galaxy, the Rangers found a new ally in the mighty cosmic warrior Magna Defender.
Lightspeed Rescue continued the story in 2000 with another 40 episodes.
That was followed by another 40 Time Force episodes in 2001.
Wild Force delivered another 40 episodes in 2002.
Production moved to New Zealand with 2003's Ninja Storm. It ran for 38 episodes.
Dino Thunder followed in 2004 with another 38.
Power Rangers: S.P.D. (standing for "Space Patrol Delta") took the franchise to the year 2025 for another 38 episodes in 2005.
Another 32 episodes comprise 2006's Mystic Force series.
32 Operation Overdrive episodes followed in 2007.
Then, 32 Jungle Fury episodes took over the franchise in 2008.
An ancient Chinese dragon, Dai Shi is the central villain of Jungle Fury.
By 2009, Power Rangers had been purchased by Disney, where RPM was planned to be the final season. The rights returned to Saban, however, and the Power Rangers franchise continues!
With Saban back at the helm, Samurai debuted in 2011. It ran for 23 Samurai episodes and then another 22 Super Samurai episodes.
In 2013, Megaforce offered another 22 episodes and another 20 Super Megaforce episodes.
The Megaforce Rangers' big bad is the toxic mutants, created by rampant pollution and toxic waste.
Dino Charge offered another 22 episodes with Super Dino Charge then delivering another 22 more.
Ninja Steel is the latest incarnation of the franchise and it brings together past rangers from throughout the franchise!
Ninja Steel has been confirmed to get a second season in 2018!