PG | | Animation, Comedy, Family
In a city of humanoid animals, a hustling theater impresario's attempt to save his theater with a singing competition becomes grander than he anticipates even as its finalists' find that their lives will never be the same.
This is Taron Egerton's first time working on an animated feature. Singing is something he loves and is highly skilled at.
Miss Crawly: I know, that was very bad.
In the character montage at the beginning of the movie, Mike the Mouse is given a penny by a baboon. Mike reaches out and grabs the lapels on the yellow shirt, the next shot he is pulling the green sweater.
In the Illumination Entertainment logo, 4 Minions are singing the word "Illumination". The last one, Bob, sings the 'tion' part so long and loud, the 'MIN' and 'ION' parts short out. After realizing what he has done, he says "Oops"
English, Japanese, Ukrainian
$35,258,145 (USA) (23 December 2016)
$270,322,340 (USA) (28 April 2017)