MOVIEmeter
Top 5000
Up 37 this week

Turbo (2013)

6.5
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.5/10 from 47,833 users   Metascore: 58/100
Reviews: 82 user | 159 critic | 30 from Metacritic.com

A freak accident might just help an everyday garden snail achieve his biggest dream: winning the Indy 500.

Director:

Writers:

(screenplay), (screenplay), 2 more credits »
Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $2.99 on Amazon Instant Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 39 titles
created 20 Dec 2012
 
a list of 49 titles
created 22 Dec 2012
 
a list of 38 titles
created 16 Jul 2013
 
a list of 36 titles
created 8 months ago
 
a list of 24 titles
created 4 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Turbo" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Turbo (2013)

Turbo (2013) on IMDb 6.5/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Turbo.

User Polls

1 win & 11 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

The Croods (2013)
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

After their cave is destroyed, a caveman family must trek through an unfamiliar fantastical world with the help of an inventive boy.

Directors: Kirk De Micco, Chris Sanders
Stars: Nicolas Cage, Ryan Reynolds, Emma Stone
Animation | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Flint Lockwood now works at The Live Corp Company for his idol Chester V. But he's forced to leave his post when he learns that his most infamous machine is still operational and is churning out menacing food-animal hybrids.

Directors: Cody Cameron, Kris Pearn
Stars: Bill Hader, Anna Faris, Will Forte
Epic (2013)
Animation | Adventure | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A teenager finds herself transported to a deep forest setting where a battle between the forces of good and the forces of evil is taking place. She bands together with a rag-tag group of characters in order to save their world -- and ours.

Director: Chris Wedge
Stars: Amanda Seyfried, Josh Hutcherson, Beyoncé Knowles
Planes (2013)
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

A cropdusting plane with a fear of heights lives his dream of competing in a famous around-the-world aerial race.

Director: Klay Hall
Stars: Carlos Alazraqui, Dane Cook, Stacy Keach
Cars 2 (2011)
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Star race car Lightning McQueen and his pal Mater head overseas to compete in the World Grand Prix race. But the road to the championship becomes rocky as Mater gets caught up in an intriguing adventure of his own: international espionage.

Directors: John Lasseter, Brad Lewis
Stars: Owen Wilson, Larry the Cable Guy, Michael Caine
Animation | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

The most delicious event since macaroni met cheese. Inspired by the beloved children's book, the film focuses on a town where food falls from the sky like rain.

Directors: Phil Lord, Christopher Miller
Stars: Anna Faris, Bill Hader, Bruce Campbell
Rio (2011)
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

When Blu, a domesticated macaw from small-town Minnesota, meets the fiercely independent Jewel, he takes off on an adventure to Rio de Janeiro with this bird of his dreams.

Director: Carlos Saldanha
Stars: Jesse Eisenberg, Anne Hathaway, George Lopez
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A look at the relationship between Mike and Sulley during their days at Monsters University -- when they weren't necessarily the best of friends.

Director: Dan Scanlon
Stars: Billy Crystal, John Goodman, Steve Buscemi
Animation | Adventure | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

When the evil spirit Pitch launches an assault on Earth, the Immortal Guardians team up to protect the innocence of children all around the world.

Director: Peter Ramsey
Stars: Hugh Jackman, Alec Baldwin, Isla Fisher
Animation | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Dracula, who operates a high-end resort away from the human world, goes into overprotective mode when a boy discovers the resort and falls for the count's teen-aged daughter.

Director: Genndy Tartakovsky
Stars: Adam Sandler, Kevin James, Andy Samberg
Rio 2 (2014)
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

It's a jungle out there for Blu, Jewel and their three kids after they're hurtled from Rio de Janeiro to the wilds of the Amazon. As Blu tries to fit in, he goes beak-to-beak with the vengeful Nigel, and meets his father-in-law.

Director: Carlos Saldanha
Stars: Jesse Eisenberg, Anne Hathaway, Jemaine Clement
Bolt (2008)
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

The canine star of a fictional sci-fi/action show that believes his powers are real embarks on a cross country trek to save his co-star from a threat he believes is just as real.

Directors: Byron Howard, Chris Williams
Stars: John Travolta, Miley Cyrus, Susie Essman
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Turbo (voice)
...
Chet (voice)
...
Tito (voice)
...
Whiplash (voice)
...
Angelo (voice)
...
Guy Gagné (voice)
...
Smoove Move (voice)
...
Burn (voice)
...
Skidmark (voice)
...
Bobby (voice)
...
Kim Ly (voice)
...
Paz (voice)
Mario Andretti ...
...
White Shadow (voice) (as Michael Patrick Bell)
Aidan Andrews ...
Bike Boy (voice)
Edit

Storyline

From the makers of MADAGASCAR and KUNG FU PANDA, TURBO is a high-velocity 3D comedy about a snail who dares to dream big - and fast. After a freak accident infuses him with the power of super-speed, Turbo kicks into overdrive and embarks on an extraordinary journey to achieve the seemingly impossible: competing in the world's fastest race, the Indianapolis 500. With the help of his tricked-out streetwise snail crew, this ultimate underdog puts his heart and shell on the line to prove that no dream is too big, and no dreamer too small. Written by DreamWorks Animation

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Better Fast Than Furious See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for some mild action and thematic elements | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

|

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

17 July 2013 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Турбо  »

Box Office

Budget:

$135,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$21,312,625 (USA) (19 July 2013)

Gross:

$83,024,900 (USA) (6 December 2013)
 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Reigning Indy Champion Guy Gagné is fittingly named. "(Avoir) Gagné" is the past participle of "to win" in French. See more »

Goofs

All snails except Pomacea canaliculata do not have genders. However, in the movie we often see that Chet mentions that it is male. See more »

Quotes

White Shadow: [Emerges from the shadows] Here one moment, gone the next! I'm so fast you can only see my shadow. White Shadow!
Turbo: I don't get it.
White Shadow: I'm fast, like a shadow!
Turbo: But shadows, they're not inheretly fast.
White Shadow: [Crawls back into the shadows] White Shadow!
Turbo: I can still see you.
See more »

Crazy Credits

Right before the end credits finish, a man's voice yells "And it looks like the winner is....". See more »

Connections

References Madagascar (2005) See more »

Soundtracks

Goin' Back to Indiana
Written by Berry Gordy (as Berry Gordy, Jr.), Deke Richards, Freddie Perren and Fonce Mizell (as Alphonso Mizell)
Performed by Jackson 5
Courtesy of Motown Records
Under license from Universal Music Enterprises
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
A bit underrated.
8 March 2014 | by (Pakistan) – See all my reviews

Well the story is very ridiculous BUT it is also fun if you don't take it seriously.

Turbo is a likable speed junkie BUT he is a SNAIL. Nature has played a cruel trick on him. But thanks to some NO2, he becomes fast and furious. And I gotta say, that whole speed thing was pretty cool whenever he does it, the movie captured the thrill of speed pretty well.

There are lots of side characters, some humans, some snails. Some good, some lame. Hell, there is a Samul L Jackson snail too, who obviously has the guy's enthusiasm. And then there is the snail, WHITE SHADOW. Honestly, he always cracked me up whenever he said that and dramatically backed into the shadows.

The CGI quality was great. Everything from the environment to the characters was detailed.

From the reviews, I would say, this movie is a little bit underrated. I had the impression that it will be mediocre but was pleasantly surprised that I liked and enjoyed it.

7.2/10


3 of 3 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Turbo Review: A better made Ratatouille disneyprincess209
MY IDEA FOR AN ANIMATED MOVIE EmilyJ143
Why all these Latin-styles on animations this year? kevinchengxin
My favorite animation movie of 2013 for me so far !!! Two-Die-For
Michelle Rodriguez crookshanks-433-358972
Age? medellinrob
Discuss Turbo (2013) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page