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Spies in Disguise (2019)

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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

Writers:

Lucas Martell (inspired by: the animated short film "Pigeon: Impossible" by), Cindy Davis (screen story by) | 2 more credits »
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A Bird's-Eye View of Animated Caper 'Spies in Disguise'

Spies in Disguise star Masi Oka and directors Nick Bruno and Troy Quane talk about their animated action adventure about a spy-turned-pigeon and his young, tech-obsessed sidekick.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Rachel Brosnahan ... Wendy (voice)
Jarrett Bruno Jarrett Bruno ... Young Walter / Pigeon Voice (voice)
Claire Crosby ... Unitee (voice)
Toru Uchikado ... Yakuza #1 (voice)
Hisato Masuyama Hisato Masuyama ... Yakuza #2 (voice)
Will Smith ... Lance (voice)
Reba McEntire ... Joyless (voice)
Mark Ronson ... Agency Control Room Technician (voice)
Masi Oka ... Kimura (voice)
Toshiya Agata ... Yakuza #3 (voice)
Michi Yamato Michi Yamato ... Yakuza #4 (voice)
Hiroshi Otaguro Hiroshi Otaguro ... Yakuza #5 (voice)
Ben Mendelsohn ... Killian (voice)
Carla Jimenez ... Geraldine (voice)
Tawny Newsome ... Agency Employee #1 (voice)
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When the world's best spy is turned into a pigeon, he must rely on his nerdy tech officer to save the world.

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for action, violence, and rude humor | See all certifications »

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Official Sites:

Official Facebook | Official site

Country:

USA

Language:

English | Japanese

Release Date:

25 December 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Spies in Disguise See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$111,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$13,354,798, 29 December 2019

Gross USA:

$66,191,157

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$169,497,410
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Atmos (Dolby Atmos+Vision)| DTS (DTS: X)| IMAX 6-Track (IMAX version)| 12-Track Digital Sound | Dolby Digital | Sonics-DDP (IMAX version)| Auro 11.1 | Dolby Surround 7.1

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

The main characters names are Walter and Lance. Perhaps this is an homage to Walter Lantz, the animator who introduced Woody Woodpecker to audiences. See more »

Quotes

Lance Sterling: You poisoned me!
Walter Beckett: That's not even my department.
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Crazy Credits

In the trailers, the 20th Century Fox and Blue Sky logos are hi-tech dark blue. The movie itself sticks with the normal logos. See more »

Connections

Referenced in AniMat's Crazy Cartoon Cast: Uh... Meow? (2019) See more »

Soundtracks

It Takes Two
Written by James Brown and Rob Base (as Robert Ginyard Jr.)
Performed by Rob Base & DJ EZ Rock
Courtesy of RCA Records
By arrangement with Sony Music Entertainment
(Contains a sample of "Think (About It)", performed by Lyn Collins
Courtesy of Republic Records
Under license from Universal Music Enterprises)
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27 December 2019 | by mdc_geoSee all my reviews

Will Smith delivers his lines with all the humor you'd expect. Tom Holland is fun as the idealistic gadget guy, "Glitter makes people happy." The animation is good; very cartoon-y. (Not sure why they made Smith's character half chin.) The story is goofy, with lots of bathroom humor that little kids will enjoy. Unfortunately, there isn't a lot for the adults to also enjoy. The story is a bit long and the plot is questionable, even for a cartoon. There are two strong & funny female characters, which was fun to see. Overall, fun for young kids but otherwise wait for PPV or DVD.


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