New Teaser Posters: Gnomeo and Juliet and Kung Fu Panda 2
11.13.10 by BJSprecher
New teaser posters have recently been released for two upcoming 3-D CGI animated movies. First up, Touchstone'sGnomeo and Juliet, a modern retelling of Shakespeare's tale of star-crossed lovers, told from the perspective of a pair of garden gnomes (voiced by James McAvoy, Emily Blunt) who get caught up in a feud between neighbors. Directed by Kelly Asbury (Shrek 2), Gnomeo and Juliet also features the voice talents of Sir Patrick Stewart, Jason Statham, Dolly Parton, Hulk Hogan and two-time Academy Award-winner Sir Michael Caine. The movie opens February 11, 2011.
DreamWorks has also released a new teaser poster for its sequel to Kung Fu Panda. Titled Kung Fu Panda: The Kaboom of Doom, the sequel finds Po (voiced by Jack Black) protecting the Valley of Peace as The Dragon Warrior alongide his friends in The Furious Five—Tigress ( Angelina Jolie), Monkey (Jackie Chan), Crane (David Cross), Mantis (Seth Rogen) and Viper (Lucy Liu). All is well until a new villain emerges with a plan to use a secret weapon to conquer China and destroy kung fu. Jennifer Yuh directs and Gary Oldman, Jean-Claude Van Damme, Michelle Yeoh, and Victor Garber also provide their voices. Kung Fu Panda: The Kaboom of Doom opens May 27, 2011.