6.6/10
63,486
952 user 236 critic

Sonic the Hedgehog (2020)

Trailer
0:31 | Trailer
After discovering a small, blue, fast hedgehog, a small-town police officer must help him defeat an evil genius who wants to do experiments on him.

Director:

Jeff Fowler
Reviews
Popularity
46 ( 1)
1 nomination. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ben Schwartz ... Sonic (voice)
James Marsden ... Tom
Jim Carrey ... Dr. Robotnik
Tika Sumpter ... Maddie
Natasha Rothwell ... Rachel
Adam Pally ... Wade
Lee Majdoub ... Agent Stone
Neal McDonough ... Major Bennington
Tom Butler ... Vice Chairman Walters
Frank C. Turner ... Crazy Carl
Melody Nosipho Niemann ... Jojo (as Melody Niemann)
Shannon Chan-Kent ... Roadhouse Waitress
Brad Kelly ... Roadhouse Thug
Elfina Luk ... Secretary of Homeland Security
Garry Chalk ... Navy Chief of Staff

'Sonic The Hedgehog' Star Tika Sumpter's Personal Picks

The Sonic The Hedgehog star picks the shows and movies that give her nightmares, make her sing, and teach her some surprising things.

Take 5 with Tika ...

Learn more

More Like This 

Onward I (2020)
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Two elven brothers embark on a quest to bring their father back for one day.

Director: Dan Scanlon
Stars: Tom Holland, Chris Pratt, Julia Louis-Dreyfus
Adventure | Family | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Maleficent and her goddaughter Aurora begin to question the complex family ties that bind them as they are pulled in different directions by impending nuptials, unexpected allies and dark new forces at play.

Director: Joachim Rønning
Stars: Angelina Jolie, Elle Fanning, Harris Dickinson
Scoob! (2020)
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Scooby and the gang face their most challenging mystery ever: a plot to unleash the ghost dog Cerberus upon the world. As they race to stop this dogpocalypse, the gang discovers that Scooby has an epic destiny greater than anyone imagined.

Director: Tony Cervone
Stars: Will Forte, Mark Wahlberg, Jason Isaacs
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

When the Queen of the Hard Rock Trolls tries to take over all the Troll kingdoms, Queen Poppy and her friends try different ways to save all the Trolls.

Directors: Walt Dohrn, David P. Smith
Stars: Anna Kendrick, Justin Timberlake, Rachel Bloom
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

When the world's best spy is turned into a pigeon, he must rely on his nerdy tech officer to save the world.

Directors: Nick Bruno, Troy Quane
Stars: Rachel Brosnahan, Jarrett Bruno, Claire Crosby
Dolittle (2020)
Adventure | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

A physician who can talk to animals embarks on an adventure to find a legendary island with a young apprentice and a crew of strange pets.

Director: Stephen Gaghan
Stars: Robert Downey Jr., Antonio Banderas, Michael Sheen
The Lion King (2019)
Animation | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

After the murder of his father, a young lion prince flees his kingdom only to learn the true meaning of responsibility and bravery.

Director: Jon Favreau
Stars: Donald Glover, Beyoncé, Seth Rogen
Moana I (2016)
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

In Ancient Polynesia, when a terrible curse incurred by the Demigod Maui reaches Moana's island, she answers the Ocean's call to seek out the Demigod to set things right.

Directors: Ron Clements, John Musker, and 2 more credits »
Stars: Auli'i Cravalho, Dwayne Johnson, Rachel House
Adventure | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

In a world where people collect Pokémon to do battle, a boy comes across an intelligent talking Pikachu who seeks to be a detective.

Director: Rob Letterman
Stars: Ryan Reynolds, Justice Smith, Kathryn Newton
Adventure | Drama | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A sled dog struggles for survival in the wilds of the Yukon.

Director: Chris Sanders
Stars: Harrison Ford, Omar Sy, Cara Gee
Frozen II (2019)
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Anna, Elsa, Kristoff, Olaf and Sven leave Arendelle to travel to an ancient, autumn-bound forest of an enchanted land. They set out to find the origin of Elsa's powers in order to save their kingdom.

Directors: Chris Buck, Jennifer Lee
Stars: Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel, Josh Gad
Scooby-Doo (2002)
Adventure | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

After an acrimonious break up, the Mystery Inc. gang are individually brought to an island resort to investigate strange goings on.

Director: Raja Gosnell
Stars: Matthew Lillard, Freddie Prinze Jr., Sarah Michelle Gellar
Edit

Storyline

Based on the global blockbuster videogame franchise from Sega, SONIC THE HEDGEHOG tells the story of the world's speediest hedgehog as he embraces his new home on Earth. In this live-action adventure comedy, Sonic and his new best friend Tom (James Marsden) team up to defend the planet from the evil genius Dr. Robotnik (Jim Carrey) and his plans for world domination. The family-friendly film also stars Tika Sumpter and Ben Schwartz as the voice of Sonic. Written by Paramount Pictures

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Racing into theaters soon. See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for action, some violence, rude humor and brief mild language. | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

View content advisory »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

During the highway chase scene, a figurine of Chao, a virtual pet from Sonic Adventure (1998), can be spotted on the dashboard of the family van. See more »

Goofs

When Sonic super-speeds to push Tom and Maddie off the roof, the bag disappears. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
[Dr Robotnik chases Sonic through San Francisco]
Sonic the Hedgehog: So, I know what you're thinking: Why is that incredibly handsome hedgehog being chased by a madman with a mustache from the Civil War? Well, to be honest, it feels like I've been running my whole life. Is this too much? Am I going too fast? It's kinda what I do. You know what? Let's back up!
[goes to Sonic's childhood]
See more »

Crazy Credits

The Original Film logo is in blue and red, Sonic's colors. See more »


Soundtracks

Green Hill Zone
Written by Masato Nakamura
Performed by Jonathan Batiste (as Jon Batiste)
Courtesy of The Verve Music Group
under license from Universal Music Enterprises
See more »

User Reviews

 
Not bad
13 February 2020 | by jjhoneSee all my reviews

This movie is suitable for family watch . There is no much comedy but it is still funny and amusing. It isn't the big return of Jim Carrey but i see some of old Jim carrey.


22 of 40 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 952 user reviews »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Official Facebook | Official Site | See more »

Country:

USA | Japan | Canada

Language:

English | French

Release Date:

14 February 2020 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Sonic the Hedgehog See more »

Edit

Box Office

Budget:

$85,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$58,018,348, 16 February 2020

Gross USA:

$146,066,470

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$306,766,470
See more on IMDbPro »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital | DTS (DTS: X)| Dolby Atmos

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
See full technical specs »

Contribute to This Page



Recently Viewed