G | | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
When Blu, a domesticated macaw from small-town Minnesota, meets the fiercely independent Jewel, he takes off on an adventure to Rio de Janeiro with the bird of his dreams.
Leonardo DiCaprio were considered for the role of Blu.
Well, what do you know? Good work, Fernando. You see, boys. What did I tell you about this one?
Tipa: That you were going to pay him half as much as you said?
Marcel: No! You idiot! That he reminds me of myself when I was that age. Smart, resourceful. Here you go...
Linda serves Blu a cup of hot chocolate at the beginning of the film. Chocolate is toxic to Macaws.
The initial set of credits is accompanied by a reprise of "Real in Rio" from the main cast. It is then followed by a scene of a featherless Nigel being photographed by Mauro.
Also released in a 3D version.
£1,515,853 (UK) (10 April 2011)