Our family loves movies and especially looks forward to seeing the new movies that come out around the holidays! My kids are so excited for the upcoming movie, SING. Have you heard of it yet?
Illumination has captivated audiences all over the world with the beloved hits Despicable Me, Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax, Despicable Me 2 and Minions, now the second-highest-grossing animated movie in history. Following the release of this summer’s comedy blockbuster The Secret Life of Pets, Illumination presents Sing this holiday season.
The event film stars Academy Award® winners Matthew McConaughey and Reese Witherspoon, alongside Seth MacFarlane, Scarlett Johansson, John C. Reilly, Taron Egerton and Grammy Award-nominated Tori Kelly.
Set in a world like ours but entirely inhabited by animals, Sing stars Buster Moon (McConaughey), a dapper koala who presides over a once-grand theater that has fallen on hard times. Buster is an eternal—some might even say delusional—optimist who loves his theater above all and will do anything to preserve it. Now faced with the crumbling of his life’s ambition, he has one final chance to restore his fading jewel to its former glory by producing the world’s greatest singing competition.
Five lead contestants emerge: Mike (MacFarlane), a mouse who croons as smoothly as he cons; Meena (Kelly), a timid teenage elephant with an enormous case of stage fright; Rosita (Witherspoon), an overtaxed mother run ragged tending a litter of 25 piglets; Johnny (Egerton), a young gangster gorilla looking to break free of his family’s felonies; and Ash (Johansson), a punk-rock porcupine struggling to shed her arrogant boyfriend and go solo.
Each arrives under Buster’s marquee believing that this is their shot to change the course of their life. And as Buster coaches each of his contestants closer and closer to the grand finale, he starts to learn that maybe the theater isn’t the only thing that is in need of saving.
Featuring more than 65 hit songs, Sing is produced by Meledandri and his longtime collaborator Janet Healy. Together, they have produced all of Illumination’s films since the studio’s inception. Released by Universal Pictures, Sing arrives in theaters on December 21, 2016.
I’ve got free SING printables for you! Download free SING activity sheets and coloring pages at www.singmovie.com/printables!
Check Out the Trailer:
Don’t let fear stop you from doing the thing you love. Watch the new holiday video featuring a special message from Grammy Award-nominated Tori Kelly and don’t miss SING in theaters December 21.
To celebrate the upcoming release of SING, I’ve got a fabulous giveaway today! One lucky reader will win a prize package featuring:
- Fandango gift code redeemable for two tickets to see SING in theaters. Buy movie tickets in advance, find movie times, watch trailers, read movie reviews, and more at Fandango.
- Pair of SING headphones
- SING Stationary set and Pencil with topper
Enter using the Giveaway Tools entry form below. Good luck!
Disclosures: Estimated prize pack value $55, courtesy of Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment. Fandango code can be redeemed for 2 Movie Tickets to see SING ($40 max. one time use only). The codes can be redeemed on Fandango.com and expire on 1/31/2017.