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Turbo (2013)

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

Director:

David Soren

Writers:

Darren Lemke (screenplay by), Robert Siegel (screenplay by) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ryan Reynolds ... Turbo (voice)
Paul Giamatti ... Chet (voice)
Michael Peña ... Tito (voice)
Samuel L. Jackson ... Whiplash (voice)
Luis Guzmán ... Angelo (voice)
Bill Hader ... Guy Gagné (voice)
Snoop Dogg ... Smoove Move (voice)
Maya Rudolph ... Burn (voice)
Ben Schwartz ... Skidmark (voice)
Richard Jenkins ... Bobby (voice)
Ken Jeong ... Kim Ly (voice)
Michelle Rodriguez ... Paz (voice)
Mario Andretti Mario Andretti ... Dos Bros Customer / Race Official (voice)
Mike Bell ... White Shadow (voice) (as Michael Patrick Bell)
Aidan Andrews ... Bike Boy (voice)
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Storyline

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

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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Trivia

The channel, FAST, that Theo watches in the beginning of the movie, stands for "Fuel Amplified Sports Television". See more »

Goofs

When Turbo gets on the front wheel he makes the 3 wheeler go forward, but it shows the 3 wheeler going in reverse. See more »

Quotes

Turbo: [arriving into work] And so begins another wonderful work week at... the plant.
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Crazy Credits

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


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Sailing
Written and Performed by Christopher Cross
Courtesy of Christopher Cross Records
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A Bug's Life Version of Cars
17 July 2013 | by Hollywood_YodaSee all my reviews

Here it is, a snail receives super speed, hence the name of the film being "Turbo." What the film makes me think of when I see it is a combination of Disney's "A Bug's Life" and "Cars". It is a great movie to take the 4-9 year old kids to see.

As an adult, it is great to see Ryan Reynolds taking a voice-over part in a family friendly film. However, I could have lived to watch it without many of the other actors. Paul Giamatti and Samuel L. Jackson are in so many different films these days, their voices are tiring.

A nice change of pace for Dream Works after seeing three "Madagascar" films and four "Shrek" movies. I was Shrekked out! That's why I gave this fresh film from DW Pictures a 9/10.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 July 2013 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Box Office

Budget:

$135,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$21,312,625, 21 July 2013

Gross USA:

$83,028,128

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$282,570,682
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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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