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Open Season

Release Date: September 29, 2006


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This isn't what I thought they meant when they said this would be like Cars.

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176/200 Max Braden Lifeless. I can't imagine it would hold the attention of kid viewers either.

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Sony Pictures Animation jumps into the ring with Pixar, DreamWorks, Disney and Fox with Open Season, their first CGI-animated feature. Based on comic strips by Steve Moore, the project will mark the directorial debut of Jill Culton, who has previously had significant roles in creating movies such as Monsters, Inc. and Toy Story 2.

The movie centers on two characters, a scrawny mule deer named Elliot and a domesticated 900-pound grizzly named Boog. The pair suddenly finds themselves trapped in the woods during hunting season, and joins forces to try to rally the other woodland creatures to overtake the humans and turn the tables in their own favor. Meanwhile, Beth, a forest ranger who raised Boog from the time he was a cub, takes off on a journey to try to rescue her friend.

Sony has already brought out some pretty big guns as far as voice talent is concerned. Ashton Kutcher will provide the voice of the fast-talking Elliot, while Martin Lawrence will portray the giant grizzly. They're looking to Will and Grace's Debra Messing to infuse some gentle humanity to the procedings with her voicing of Beth. (Kim Hollis/BOP)


Vital statistics for Open Season
Main Cast Martin Lawrence, Ashton Kutcher, Debra Messing
Director Jill Culton, Roger Allers, Anthony Stacchi
Screenwriter Steve Bencich, Ron J. Friedman
Distributor Sony/Columbia
Trailer Click Here for Trailer
Official Site http://www.sonypictures.com/movies/openseason/
Rating PG
Screen Count 3,833
Talent in red has entry in The Big Picture


     


 
 

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