Opens November 8, 2018
For their eighth fully animated feature, Illumination and Universal Pictures present The Grinch, based on Dr. Seuss beloved holiday classic.
The Grinch tells the story of a cynical grump who goes on a mission to steal Christmas, only to have his heart changed by a young girls generous holiday spirit. Funny, heartwarming and visually stunning, its a universal story about the spirit of Christmas and the indomitable power of optimism.
Starring the voices of Benedict Cumberbatch as the Grinch along with Rashida Jones, Angela Lansbury, Kenant Thompson, Cameron Seely and Pharrell Wiliams.
RUN DATES: November 8 – 15, 2018
RUNNING TIME: 1 hour 45 minutes including trailers.
WHAT THE CRITICS ARE SAYING
“Bright, both in its color palette and in the wit and liveliness of the storytelling.” – Alonso Duralde, The Wrap
“Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch is a vibrant, amusing CG animated feature that gives the big mean, green guy a kinder, gentler makeover. ” – Michael Rechtshaffen, Hollywood Reporter
“Benedict Cumberbatch goes green in this colourful animated family adventure.” – Mirror UK
“The Grinch review: a gleefully sardonic Benedict Cumberbatch gets Dr Seuss just right.” – Robbie Collin, Telegraph U.K.