Trolls from Dreamworks Animation
*I received a copy of Trolls in order to facilitate this review, however all opinions are 100% my own.
Bring home Happy with Dreamworks Trolls on Digital HD Jan. 24 and Blu-Ray & DVD Feb. 7th!!
Dreamworks Trolls Party edition includes never-before seen sing along, dance-along, “Party Mode” and is packed with fun, colorful extras and perfect for YOUR family movie night! Have you picked up your copy of Trolls? If you haven’t I strongly suggest that you do soon, because these fun loving and hilarious Trolls are here to stay. Gone are the scary trolls of my childhood memories and in its place is a match made in heaven when the the two mismatches learn to work together to reach a common goal. I loved that there was a positive message there for kids as well which made it even better and the kids loved it as much as I did.
A hit with audiences and critics alike, DreamWorks Animation’s TROLLS, is the “feel-good” movie of the year receiving an outstanding audience reaction with a coveted “A” CinemaScore® and a Certified Fresh rating on RottenTomatoes.com. DreamWorks TROLLS, the fresh, music-filled adventure packed with humor and heart dances onto Digital HD on Jan. 24 and Blu-ray™ and DVD on Feb. 7 from Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment.
The colorful, richly textured Troll Village is full of optimistic Trolls, who are always ready to sing, dance and party. When the comically pessimistic Bergens invade, Poppy (Anna Kendrick), the happiest Troll ever born, and the overly-cautious, curmudgeonly Branch (Justin Timberlake) set off on an epic journey to rescue her friends. Their mission is full of adventure and mishaps, as this mismatched duo try to tolerate each other long enough to get the job done.
Give your new year an optimistic start with TROLLS PARTY EDITION on Blu-ray™ February 7, 2017 and Digital HD January 24. Exclusive to TROLLS BLU-RAY PARTY EDITION – take your Trolls Party to the next level with four interactive Party Mode features where you can use your remote to engage with the on-screen fun. Shower the screen with glitter during party scenes, drop cupcakes when things get scary, high-five Cloud Guy, join Mr. Dinkles for “OH SNAP” moments and much more!
- Party Mode – Sing, dance and laugh along with the Trolls in this engaging, interactive feature.*
*PLUS, only on Blu-ray: use your remote to conTROLL fun on-screen moments!
- Travel Through Troll Village – Cloud Guy narrates a fun exploration of Troll Village.
- The Potion for Stop-Motion – Part behind-the-scenes, part stop-motion tutorial, this featurette explores the process of creating Poppy’s visually stunning scrapbook.
- Creating Troll Magic – Trolls Production Designer Kendal Cronkhite-Shaindlin leads a kid-friendly exploration of her role as production designer on the film before highlighting four key stages of creating the animation with detailed visuals of each stage.
- Troll 2 Troll – Poppy and Branch have a friendly debate on important topics such as “Cat vs. Dog.” *
- Inside the Bunker – An in-depth exploration of Branch’s “special” place, narrated by Cloud Guy. *
- Deleted Scenes with Intros by Director, Mike Mitchell and Co-Director, Walt Dohrn.
*Blu-ray and Digital HD only
CANNES (11 May 2016)—Justin Timberlake and Anna Kendrick, stars of DreamWorks Animation’s upcoming feature Trolls set the perfect tone on the first day of the 69th Cannes Film Festival, surprising a capacity audience in the Théâtre Claude Debussy at the Palais des Festivals with an acoustic rendition of Cyndi Lauper’s “True Colors,” which will be featured in the film’s soundtrack. The performance followed a 20-minute preview of the film presented by DreamWorks CEO and co-founder Jeffrey Katzenberg, the director Mike Mitchell, and co-director Walt Dohrn. Also in attendance were Trolls producer Gina Shay, DreamWorks Animation co-president of feature animation Mireille Soria, and 20th Century Fox CEO Jim Gianopulos.
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From the creators of Shrek comes the most smart, funny, irreverent animated comedy of the year, DreamWorks Animation’s Trolls. This holiday season, enter a colorful, wondrous world populated by hilariously unforgettable characters and discover the story of the overly optimistic Trolls, with a constant song on their lips, and the comically pessimistic Bergens, who are only happy when they have these cute little characters in their stomach. Featuring original music from Justin Timberlake, and soon-to-be classic songs from other popular artists, the film stars the voice talents of Anna Kendrick, Justin Timberlake, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Russell Brand, Zooey Deschanel, Jeffrey Tambor, Christine Baranski, James Corden, Kunal Nayyar, Ron Funches, Icona Pop, Quvenzhané Wallis with John Cleese and Gwen Stefani. This movie by Dreamworks is a fresh, broad comedy filled with music, heart and hair-raising adventures. This autumn, nothing can prepare you for our new Troll world.
Trolls will be DreamWorks Animation’s 33rd feature film release, joining a roster that includes many of the world’s most-beloved characters and franchises, including Shrek, Madagascar, Kung Fu Panda and How to Train Your Dragon.
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