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The Smurfs (2011)

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When the evil wizard Gargamel chases the tiny blue Smurfs out of their village, they tumble from their magical world into New York City.

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Anjelou Employee
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When the evil wizard Gargamel chases the tiny blue Smurfs out of their village, they tumble from their magical world and into ours -- in fact, smack dab in the middle of Central Park. Just three apples high and stuck in the Big Apple, the Smurfs must find a way to get back to their village before Gargamel tracks them down. Written by Columbia Pictures

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Adventure doesn't get any bigger. See more »


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Rated PG for some mild rude humor and action | See all certifications »

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29 July 2011 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Smurf'd  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$110,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$35,611,637, 31 July 2011, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$142,614,158

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$563,749,323
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1.78 : 1
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Trivia

Sony Pictures Animation's fourth theatrical feature film, since the sequels to Open Season (2006) were simply released Straight-to-DVD. See more »

Goofs

Papa Smurf and the other 5 Smurfs travel around New York by riding on top of the Taxi. It's daytime. By the time they got to Patrick's apartment, it's night. See more »

Quotes

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Narrator Smurf: There is a place. A place that knows no sadness, where even feeling blue is a happy thing. A place inhabited by little blue beings three apples high. It lies deep within an enchanted forest, hidden away beyond the medieval village. Most people believe this place is made up, only to be found in books or children's imagination. Well, we beg to differ.
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Crazy Credits

There is a statement in the closing credits: "No digital cats were harmed in the making of this picture." See more »

Connections

Referenced in Beavis and Butt-Head: Werewolves of Highland/Crying (2011) See more »

Soundtracks

Ready to Go (Get Me Out of My Mind)
Written by Brendon Urie
Performed by Panic! at the Disco
Courtesy of Atlantic Recording Corp./Fueled by Ramen
By arrangement with Warner Music Group Film & TV Licensing
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We loved it
11 November 2011 | by See all my reviews

Don't believe all the negative comments here, I really wonder sometimes on IMDb about the mixed ratings. We sat down and watched this with the kids (Boy 7, Girl 9) and everyone loved it.

Our lad found it the funniest but both kids loved the cat and the slapstick comedy. The acting wasn't the best in the world but the film overall was great and we all laughed throughout.

How on earth this only has 5.2 stars is beyond me when the AWFUlLY butchered, terribly animated and boring Fantastic Mr. Fox gets 7.9 stars.

If you want a good laugh for all the family then we recommend this.

Jolly Fun!


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