News

Dreamworks Animation's Slate Dated

By Garth Franklin Monday September 10th 2012 12:19PM
Dreamworks Animation's Slate Dated

20th Century Fox have unveiled DreamWorks Animation SKG's feature film release slate of twelve CG animated films across the next four years, taking us through until the end of 2016. These include:

"The Croods" (March 22nd 2013)
When their cave is destroyed, the Crood family is forced to embark on an epic adventure into a pre-historic world in search of a new home. With the help of a brash, know-it-all nomad named Guy, the Croods learn to conquer their fears and discover what it takes to survive – each other. Nicolas Cage, Ryan Reynolds, Emma Stone, Catherine Keener, Clark Duke, and Cloris Leachman star.

"Turbo" (July 19th 2013)
The story of a garden snail with an impossible dream: to win the Indy 500. When a freak accident gives him extraordinary speed, Turbo sets out to try to make this dream come true. Ryan Reynolds, Paul Giamatti, Bill Hader, Richard Jenkins, Michelle Rodriguez and Samuel L. Jackson star.

"Mr. Peabody & Sherman" (November 1st 2013)
Based on Jay Ward's classic cartoon, Mr. Peabody is the world's smartest person who happens to be a dog. When his "pet" boy Sherman uses their time traveling WABAC machine without permission, events in history spiral out of control to disastrous and comical results. Ty Burrell, Max Charles, Stephen Colbert, Allison Janney, Ariel Winter and Stephen Tobolowsky star.

"Me and My Shadow" (March 14th 2014)
Dan, our hero's shadow, yearns for a more exciting life but happens to be stuck with Daniel Grubb, a timid guy with an aversion to adventure. When both of their lives are put in danger, Dan is forced to take control of Daniel, commencing a madcap adventure in which they both learn the meaning of true friendship. This film, blending CG and traditional animation techniques, stars Josh Gad, Bill Hader and Kate Hudson.

"How to Train Your Dragon 2" (June 20th 2014)
Continuing the book series by Cressida Cowell, the sequels will again star Jay Baruchel, Gerard Butler, Craig Ferguson, America Ferrera, Jonah Hill, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, T.J. Miller and Kristen Wiig.

"Happy Smekday!" (November 26th 2014)
Based on Adam Rex's book "The True Meaning of Smekday". When the galaxy's most annoyingly optimistic alien finds himself on the run from his own alien race, he's forced to team up with a fiercely stubborn teenage girl. Together they become the most unlikely fugitives ever to save the planet. Jim Parsons and Rihanna star.

"The Penguins of Madagascar" (March 27th 2015)
Featuring the beloved penguins from DreamWorks Animation's "Madagascar" franchise.

"Trolls" working title (June 5th 2015)
Inspired by the mythology behind the wildly popular Troll dolls. Jason Schwartzman and Chole Moretz star.

"B.O.O.: Bureau of Otherworldly Operations" (November 6th 2015)
DreamWorks Animation will bring you ghosts as you've never seen them before. Seth Rogen stars.

"Mumbai Musical" working title (December 19th 2015)
The studio's first-ever Bollywood-style animated musical adventure inspired by the great Indian epic tale of The Ramayana but told from the point of view of the monkeys.

"Kung Fu Panda 3" for (March 18th 2016)
The third installment of the franchise. Guillermo del Toro will serve as executive producer.

"How to Train Your Dragon 3" (June 18th 2016)
Continuing the book series by Cressida Cowell, the sequels will again star Jay Baruchel, Gerard Butler, Craig Ferguson, America Ferrera, Jonah Hill, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, T.J. Miller and Kristen Wiig.

SHARE: