AVAILABLE ON DIGITAL AND DVD DECEMBER 8, 2020
AND COMING SOON TO NETFLIX
FROM UNIVERSAL PICTURES HOME ENTERTAINMENT
Universal City, California, October 16, 2020 – Get ready to laugh and bounce along with a family of misfit bobbleheads who must defend their home and themselves from scheming humans in the brand-new hilarious and heart-warming animated action-comedy, BOBBLEHEADS: THE MOVIE, premiering exclusively on Digital, DVD and On Demand on December 8, 2020 and streaming soon on Netflix from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment.
Presented by Universal 1440 Entertainment, a production arm of Universal Filmed Entertainment Group, and produced by Threshold Entertainment, the fun-loving and uplifting adventure features an all-star cast of voices including Jennifer Coolidge (A Cinderella Story), Luke Wilson (Old School), Khary Peyton (“The Walking Dead”), Brenda Song (“The Suite Life with Zack & Cody”), Karen Fukuhara (“The Boys”), Julian Sands (Warlock) and Academy Award®-winning Cher. Get ready for a big shake-up when misfit bobbleheads take on trashy humans and a slobbery dog who crash their home with plans to swap a new baseball player bobblehead for a valuable one of them. With some guidance from Bobblehead Cher, they find the courage to bobble-up for an outrageous battle of wits and wobble.
Introducing fun and lovable feisty characters that fill the story with thrilling moments from beginning to end, BOBBLEHEADS: THE MOVIE is from Beauty and the Beast director Kirk Wise and Mortal Kombat producer Lawrence Kasanoff and will be available to own just in time for the holidays. Packed with heart and silly hijinks, this exciting all-new original film is sure to become a family favorite and fulfill a bobblehead’s simple purpose: to bring joy.
Produced in partnership with Microsoft and NVIDIA, the beautifully realized CGI animated film was created with NVIDIA GPUs on Azure Cloud, a state-of-the-art platform that allows for improved 3D-rendering and worldwide collaboration. The team behind the visual masterpiece was comprised of remarkable animators from across the globe including Los Angeles, Nepal, Mumbai and Kolkata.
Featuring new original score and songs written by Greg O’Connor and music supervised by Michael Lloyd, the BOBBLEHEADS: THE MOVIE soundtrack will be available digitally on December 4, 2020 from Back Lot Music.
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BOBBLEHEADS: THE MOVIE will be available on DVD and Digital.
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Cast: Jennifer Coolidge, Karen Fukuhara, Khary Payton, Julian Sands, Brenda Song, Luke Wilson and Cher
Voice Director: Charlie Adler
Music By: Greg O’Connor
Editor: Grady Gazenski
Art Director: Gary Clair
Executive Producer: Kiran Bhakta Joshi
Executive Producer: Rich Thorne
Executive Producer: Jimmy Ienner
Story By: Tab Murphy
Screenplay By: Karl Geurs
Produced By: Lawrence Kasanoff
Directed By: Kirk WiseTECHNICAL INFORMATION DVD:
Street Date: December 8, 2020
Selection Number: 63207902 (US) / 63207903 (CDN)
Running Time: 1 Hour and 22 Minutes
Layers: DVD 9
Aspect Ratio: 16:9 1.78:1 Anamorphic Widescreen
Rating: Rated PG for rude material, language and brief violence
Sound: English Dolby Digital 5.1
Language/Subtitles: English SDHAbout Universal 1440 Entertainment, LLC:
The Universal 1440 Entertainment banner develops and produces live-action and animated productions for distribution in all media worldwide. Since its formation in 2005, the group has assembled an exceptional roster of animated family fare, including the Daytime Emmy®-winning Curious George television series as well as the animated feature film Mariah Carey’s All I Want For Christmas is You and the latest installment of the beloved The Land Before Time film series, The Land Before Time: Journey of the Brave. The group also has successfully built upon some of Universal’s highly celebrated live-action, comedy and drama franchises, Death Race, Scorpion King, Tremors, Jarhead, American Pie, Honey and Bring It On as well as the terrifying Chucky movies.Universal 1440 Entertainment is a production arm of Universal Filmed Entertainment Group (UFEG). UFEG produces, acquires, markets and distributes filmed entertainment worldwide in various media formats for theatrical, home entertainment, television and other distribution platforms, as well as consumer products, interactive gaming and live entertainment. The global division includes Universal Pictures, Focus Features, Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, Universal Brand Development, Fandango and DreamWorks Animation Film and Television. UFEG is part of NBCUniversal, one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production and marketing of entertainment, news and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, world-renowned theme parks and a suite of leading Internet-based businesses. NBCUniversal is a subsidiary of Comcast Corporation.
About Threshold Entertainment:
Threshold Entertainment makes movies (Mortal Kombat), animated movies (Lego Star Wars) and theme park rides (Marvel Super Heroes 4D, The Amazing Adventures of Spiderman).
Threshold’s senior management has, as producers or studio heads: made over 250 films, including Terminator 2 Judgment Day, Platoon, Dirty Dancing and True Lies; been awarded almost 100 Gold and Platinum Records, including Guns N’ Roses and Pink Floyd; and pioneered leading technological innovations in entertainment, including the 3D Steadicam (Star Trek The Borg Adventure); and now, GPU cloud rendering (Bobbleheads: the Movie).