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Wrong Face Trailer: The Emoji Movie!

Hacker emoji Jailbreak (Ilana Glazer), exuberant Gene (T.J. Miller) and his handy best friend Hi-5 (James Corden) embark on the app-venture of a lifetime in Sony Pictures Animation’s EMOJIMOVIE: EXPRESS YOURSELF, in theaters summer 2017.

In the world of The Emoji Movie, each emoji has only one facial expression – except for Gene (T.J. Miller), an exuberant emoji who was born without a filter and is bursting with multiple expressions. Determined to become “normal” like the other emojis, Gene enlists the help of his handy best friend Hi-5 (James Corden) and the notorious code breaker emoji Jailbreak (Anna Faris).

When a greater danger threatens the phone, the fate of all emojis depends on these three unlikely friends who must save their world before it’s deleted forever.

The Emoji Movie opens on July 28th.

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Smurfy Trailer: Smurfs: The Lost Village!

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After the second live-action Smurfs movie tanked, Sony did the smart things and moved the little blue folks to animation – and, following the lead of last year’s successful Peanuts movie, they went full CGI.

Smurfs: The Lost Village finds the Smurfs trying to find a mysterious lost village before the evil Gargamel can.

The first trailer for Smurfs: The Lost Village follows the break. Smurfs: The Lost Villaige will premiere on April 7th, 2017.

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Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2 – Mostly Harmless!

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Breaking away from the books that inspired the original, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 finds aspiring inventor Flint Lockwood working for his hero, Chester V – inventor and owner of Live Corp – when it appears that his biggest invention is still working but now creating dangerous food-animal hybrids. Naturally, he has to head back to the island to stop them and turn off the machine once and for all.

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Hotel Transylvania: Familiar Elements; Fun Twists!

Dracula (Adam Sandler) looks on nervously as his daughter Mavis (Selena Gomez) and the human boy Jonathan (Andy Samberg) share an intimate moment in HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA, an animated comedy from Sony Pictures Animation.

Genndy Tartakovsky – who’s given us such delights as Dexter’s Laboratory, Samurai Jack and Star Wars: The Clone Wars – has taken a time-worn plot about an overly protective father and romance between a young couple who (really) come from different worlds and given it a lunatic freshness in Hotel Transylvania.

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