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78% Critics. This doesn't mean a reversal can't happen, but it's unlikely at this point. Water animation seems to be rapidly progressing. You must be a registered user to use the IMDb rating plugin. Animation, Family Films, Images, Sequels, Sony, John-Cena, Surf's Up, Surf's Up 2, How ‘Lupin III: The First’ Director Takashi Yamazaki Brought a Japanese Anime Icon into 3D [Interview], 21st Century Spielberg Podcast: ‘Bridge of Spies’ and ‘The Post’ Personify the Spielbergian Hero’s Quest to Do the Right Thing, Clint Mansell on Composing the ‘Rebecca’ Score in the Shadow of Hitchcock, Incorporating “The Devil’s Instrument,” and More [Interview], The Quarantine Stream: ‘Penny Dreadful’ is the Beautiful, Lurid Gothic Horror Show of Your Dreams, ‘Days’ Review: A Slow, Wordless March Towards Loneliness [NYFF 2020], ‘Honeydew’ Review: An Unforgettable Horror Movie Score Helps Serve Up One Uniquely Sinister Experience [Nightstream], Copyright © 2005-2019 /Film. Henry Yu, the protégé of Genndy Tartakovsky and story artist on both of his Hotel Transylvania movies, will make his directorial debut on the film with a screenplay from Lottery Ticket scribe Abdul Williams. With Shia LaBeouf, Zooey Deschanel, Jon Heder, Jeff Bridges.

Privacy Policy / Cookie Policy. Surf's Up View production, box office, & company info. A character like tank, another reflexive villainous character like Peter La Fleur from "Dodgeball", is a hoot to watch.

LaBeouf has been plenty busy on his own with special art projects and being just a little bit strange to make his return to a family film like this. The story of an uptown rat that gets flushed down the toilet from his penthouse apartment, ending in the sewers of London, where he has to learn a whole new and different way of life. Cody soon discovers that the life he left behind might be more heroic than what any death-defying wave has to offer. BOX OFFICE: MOANA Surfs Straight To #1 As DOCTOR STRANGE Nears $200 Million Domestically. I write about films, especially superhero films, and Hollywood.

WWE Studios and Sony Pictures Animation made the announcement for a follow-up today, pegging the film for release sometime in the spring of 2017. Already have an account? This story follows a teenage rock hopper penguin named Cody Maverick from his hometown of Shiverpool, Antarctica, where all of the other penguins think he's nothing but a surfing fool, to the "Big Z Memorial Surf Off" on Pen Gu Island. The same for main protagonist Cody Maverick, a familiar trophy craving teen who is easily out of place amongst the elders. BOX-OFFICE France (du 7 au 13 octobre 2020) (Prévisions) Rang.

Web design by Pro Blog Design. Warner Bros.' DC Comics superhero adaptation Aquaman should celebrate New Year's Day by hitting the $800 million milestone at the global box office. Anyway, here’s the official synopsis for Surf’s Up 2, along with character shots: Cody Maverick, hungry for a new challenge, convinces an infamous big wave riding crew known as The Hang 5, voiced by WWE Superstars John Cena, The Undertaker, Triple H, WWE Diva Paige and Vince McMahon, to let him join them on their journey to a mysterious surf spot known as The Trenches, where legend has it, they’ll find the biggest waves in the world. But the waves in Pen Gu are different than in Shiverpool, and the competition is steep. However, it is rather uncomfortable that the genre in America is restricting itself to this type of humor.

An animated comedy that features WWE Superstars, providing their own voices while matching up against talking animals. Little Red Riding Hood, the Wolf, the Woodsman, and Granny all tell the police the events that led up to their encounter. Check out our picks for family friendly movies movies that transcend all ages.

In a robot world, a young idealistic inventor travels to the big city to join his inspiration's company, only to find himself opposing its sinister new management. A behind-the-scenes look at the annual Penguin World Surfing Championship, and its newest participant, up-and-comer Cody Maverick.

Looking for a movie the entire family can enjoy? On a special trip outside the hive, Barry's life is saved by Vanessa, a florist in New York City. Surf’s Up 2: WaveMania will bring in professional WWE wrestlers John Cena, The Undertaker, Triple H, Paige and Vince McMahon as a big wave riding crew who let young penguin surfer Cody Maverick join in on a journey to a legendary location where the biggest waves in the world are rumored to hit the shore. Wasn't Jane Krakowski supposed to voice a character? The story is a cliché, and we know what will happen in the end. Warner is having a terrific year again, led by Aquaman and Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald, despite the latter's underperformance in theaters. For even more, visit our Family Entertainment Guide. Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. Use the HTML below. With a few major markets still to come on its schedule -- including Japan, where it should top the $10-15 million average range of previous DCEU -- and strong daily holds in worldwide markets, director James Wan's blockbuster could be propelled toward $900 million next weekend and eventually to a likely $1+ billion final tally. They both have penguins. A scheming raccoon fools a mismatched family of forest creatures into helping him repay a debt of food, by invading the new suburban sprawl that popped up while they were hibernating...and learns a lesson about family himself. As their relationship blossoms, he discovers humans actually eat honey, and subsequently decides to sue them. The film will win no Oscars, but animated films need not be restricted to epic stories and exercises in perfection. You may later unsubscribe. Si vous utilisez un service Microsoft tel que Outlook.com, … I work as a screenwriter for film & TV. When a son of a gangster shark boss is accidentally killed while on the hunt, his would-be prey and his vegetarian brother decide to use the incident to their own advantage. Read my blog. However, they don’t mention whether or not this will be a straight-to-video release or if it will also hit theaters. However, fans reading this shouldn't misinterpret this as implying Henry Cavill's Superman or Ben Affleck's Batman are reentering the DCEU's future, as those ships seem to have sailed and there's no sign of any dramatic reversal of fortunes in those regards. By creating an account, you agree to t Eventually, though, someone has to step in and run things, a responsibility that ends up going to Otis, a carefree cow. This newfound blending of the previous DCEU plans and concepts with a more crowd-pleasing family-friendly style is obviously delivering big dividends Warner won't likely ignore, so while certain key plans for establishing entirely new standalone corners of DC cinema will continue, there's a good chance some version of the current DCEU will indeed remain in play for at least perhaps five more years.

The film succeeds with it's sense of wit. Into the world of the Emperor Penguins, who find their soul mates through song, a penguin is born who cannot sing. 2018 was a fantastic year for superhero cinema. TITRE. It just might be the most underrated animated flick of the past 10 years as it’s extremely funny, had stunning animated for the time, and featured Jeff Bridges being an animated penguin version of The Dude from The Big Lebowski. Lewis is a brilliant inventor who meets mysterious stranger named Wilbur Robinson, whisking Lewis away in a time machine and together they team up to track down Bowler Hat Guy in a showdown that ends with an unexpected twist of fate. A behind-the-scenes look at the annual Penguin World Surfing Championship, and its newest participant, up-and-comer Cody Maverick. Logo Concept by: Illumination Ink. 2007. And I’m betting that other voice talents like Jeff Bridges, Zooey Deschanel, Jon Heder, James Woods and Diedrich Bader won’t be back either, but a couple of those stars probably wouldn’t mind a paycheck.

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Free Shipping by Amazon . Ready Player One and The Meg are also major performers for the studio, combining for more than $1.1 billion and 20% of the studio's 2018 gross. But, at least this film takes the convention one step further. By signing up, you agree to receiving newsletters from Rotten Tomatoes. General Based on the groundbreaking revelation that surfing was actually invented by penguins.

Movies & TV; Movies; Prime Video; Movies; See All 5 Departments. Or really, does all animation have to be humorous even? ‘Surf’s Up 2’ Is Happening, But This Time with WWE Wrestlers as Surfers, ‘Heads of State’: Idris Elba and John Cena Reunite for ’90s-Style Action Film, ‘Peacemaker’: ‘Suicide Squad’ TV Spin-Off Featuring John Cena Coming From James Gunn and HBO Max. 70% Audience. Here’s hoping Yu’s work with Tartakovsky makes him an animated filmmaker whose work will be worth watching. Anthony Pereyra (hypersonic91@yahoo.com).