19 November 2012 11:30 PM, PST | The Hollywood News | See recent The Hollywood News news »

For any fans of the Franco-Belgian comics, The Smurfs was a gigantic kick in the teeth. It took our lovable little blue friends from their magical land and shoved them into New York. Filled with pop culture references and awful performances, The Smurfs aimed itself at the lowest common denominator. It could have easily been a moving and charming film that reached levels of Pixar or Studio Ghibli sophistication. But why bother with that when Sony can aim for as much money as they can.

Well here’s the first look at a teaser trailer for a second outing. Who knows, maybe they will put everything right but judging on the ‘comedy’ in this trailer I sincerely doubt it. The full synopsis mentions that The Smurfs are going to Paris…of course they are.

In this sequel to the hybrid live action/animated family blockbuster comedy The Smurfs, the evil »

- Luke Ryan Baldock

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