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.
Released on home media a whole week before the 20th birthday of Cats Don't Dance (1997), a fellow animated movie about anthropomorphic animals who can sing and dance.
Hey, Moon, you gave me the wrong list! Cheesy pop's not exactly my style.
Buster Moon: Style. I'm glad you brought that up. Now, let's see. There... Isn't this a great colour for you?
Ash: I can't tell. It's melting my eyes...
A bear spits in another bear's shirt, dirtying it with goo. The camera cuts and when we see them again, the goo isn't there.
In the Illumination Entertainment logo, 4 Minions - Kevin, Mel, Stuart, and Bob - 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) (25 December 2016)
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