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Mr. Peabody is a business titan, inventor, scientist, gourmand, two-time Olympic medalist and genius...who also happens to be a dog. Using his most ingenious invention, the WABAC machine, Mr. Peabody and his adopted boy Sherman hurtle back in time to experience world-changing events first-hand and interact with some of the greatest characters of all time. But when Sherman breaks the rules of time travel, our two heroes find themselves in a race to repair history and save the future, while Mr. Peabody may face his biggest challenge yet - being a parent.Written by
DreamWorks Animation's fourth film to not be composed by John Powell, Harry Gregson-Williams, Hans Zimmer, Christophe Beck, Rupert Gregson-Williams, Henry Jackman, Lorne Balfe, or Theodore Shapiro after The Curse of the Were-Rabbit (2005) (composed by Julian Nott), Rise of the Guardians (2012) (composed By Alexandre Desplat), and The Croods (2013) (composed by Alan Silvestri) as this film's composer is Danny Elfman. See more »
Leonardo da Vinci is referred to several times as "da Vinci". Leonardo had no surname in the modern sense and would not have been referred to in this way by his contemporaries. See more »
Our story begins high over New York City, in the luxurious penthouse apartment of perhaps the most unlikely genius the world has ever known.
[Camera pans to Peabody in an upside-down position]
Oh. Sorry. You caught me doing my yoga. You were expecting downward dog, perhaps?
[Jumps into upright position]
My name is Mr. Peabody.
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Mr. Peabody and Sherman are shown in the credits in their original drawn design, and shown at the very end walking towards the vanishing point of the screen. See more »
The closing credits in the UK version feature a song entitled 'Kid', written and performed by Peter Andre. See more »
Mr. Peabody & Sherman is a nice update on the classic TV cartoon series
Just watched this with my movie theatre-working friend. It's based on "Peabody's Improbable History", a cartoon that always aired in the middle of the "Rocky & Bullwinkle" show and had Mr. Peabody, a smart dog with glasses, and Sherman, his adopted human son-also with glasses, going to various important events in history ending with some kind of pun often said by Peabody to a bemused Sherman. This version takes some elements from the pilot episode (Peabody adopts Sherman amid some troubles) and also adds somewhat of a girlfriend from school for the boy. With that out of the way, I'll just say that I found some amusement at much of the humor concerning some historical figures and some modern lingo and I did laugh out loud a few times. There's even some heart rending scenes I liked. But nothing beats the charm of the old cartoons even though they weren't the best artistically in animation. Still, the computer-animation is visually pleasing so on that note, I recommend Mr. Peabody & Sherman.
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