Paramount Animation is gearing up to release the “biggest underdog story ever.” Hamish Grieve makes his feature directorial debut with Rumble. Also, this is an American computer-animated sports comedy film.
The film adapts the story Monster on the Hill, a graphic novel by Rob Harrell. While initially titled the movie with the same name, it subsequently changed to Rumble. Rumble announced at CinemaCon in Las Vegas on April 25, 2018. Moreover, Paramount Pictures revealed that it had undertaken two new projects: Monster of the Hill (now Rumble) and an animated comedy movie, Luck, during this event.
Matt Lieberman and Etan Cohen guide the screenplay of the movie. As Paramount is growing its animation slate, it partners with ReelFX to develop the film.
Paramount Animation also teams up with WWE Studios for this movie. The President of Paramount Animation, Mireille Soria, remarks, “Rumble is steeped in the world of wrestling, and what better partners to help bring this world to life than WWE. Therefore, they bring a pedigree and institutional excellence that unmatched.” This collaboration adds dimension to the upcoming animated movie.
When will Rumble release in theatres?
On September 19, 2019, officially announced that the movie would see its release in theatres on July 31, 2020.
But, later in November 2019, pushed the July release date back by several months. As of now, the movie will officially release in theatres on January 29, 2021.
Is the trailer available?
Paramount animation released the trailer in February 2020 with a teaser poster. Certainly, the poster features giant monsters competing in a professional wrestling championship.
Who is in the cast of Rumble?
Geraldine Viswanathan is cast in the movie as Winnie McEvoy. Winnie is an aspiring monster wrestling trainer who follows her father’s footsteps to train monsters to compete in global wrestling.
Will Arnett costars as Steve. Steve is a giant red reptilian monster and has just begun to practice wrestling. Winnie trains Steve for the wrestling competitions.
Terry Crews stars as Tentacular. This is a shark-headed tentacled monster who is the champion of the previous Monster Wrestling competition.
Fred Melamed is cast as the mayor. Additionally, Becky Lynch. Roman Reigns. Ben Schwartz. Jimmy Tatro. Tony Danza. Susan Kelechi Watson. And Stephen A. Smith has also cast in this movie, Rumble.
What is the plot of Rumble?
Rumble will land you in the world of wrestling monsters where they tamed and trained to fight in popular wrestling championships. While teenager Winnie seeks to train these monsters like her father used to do. She endeavors to teach an inexperienced lovable underdog monster, Steve, into a contender for the wrestling matches. Steve pitched against the reigning champion, Tentacular, the tentacled monster for this global wrestling sport, Monster Wrestling.
Rumble will bring you some amazing animated visuals. WWE Studios will give the movie some real wrestling aesthetics. And, this collaboration with Paramount Animation will be nothing but iconic. So, get ready to see the superstar athletic monsters wrestle this coming January in the movie Rumble.