Dr. Seuss' The Lorax is a 2012 American computer-animated 3D musical fantasy comedy film produced by Illumination Entertainment and based on Dr. Seuss' children's book of the same name. The film was released by Universal Pictures on March 2, 2012, the 108th birthday of Dr. Seuss.
It is the second adaptation of the book, following the 1972 animated musical television special. It builds on the book by expanding the story of Ted, the previously unnamed boy who visits the Once-ler. The cast includes Danny DeVito as the Lorax, Ed Helms as the Once-ler and Zac Efron as Ted. New characters introduced in the film are Audrey, who is voiced by Taylor Swift, Aloysius O'Hare, voiced by Rob Riggle, and Grammy Norma, voiced by Betty White. The film was a box office success, although it received mixed reviews.
Appearances in EDP projectsEdit
- Top 5 Best & Worst Animated Films of 2011 at the end of the video, when he looks at what 2012's animation would offer, a poster for it is shown, and he labels it as "doubt".
- AniMat's Reviews - Dr. Seuss' The Lorax he reviews the film and gives it an average review for criticizing the made up plot, characters that aren't from the book, and bad use of songs, (however he praised the message, and animation respecting the Dr. Seuss. Design style, and likeable characters like The Once-ler and The Lorax.
- Top 5 Best & Worst Animated Films of 2012
- Top 5 Best & Worst Animated Films of 2013
- Why Do People Think Animation is for Kids?
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