This day it became official that the premiere of 'Clifford The Big Red Dog' will arrive on November 10 and will be simultaneously in theaters and on the Paramount platform. Something that had previously happened with the movie Paw Patrol which was very beneficial to have greater profits taking into account that they are films more focused on the most childish audience.
Paramount Pictures finally revealed for Clifford the Big Red Dog, based on the classic Scholastic books. And it is an authentic CGI work that includes, of course, a red dog that magically becomes the largest pet ever.
Clifford's live-action is the story of a girl named Emily who struggles to fit into life until one fine day she meets a little puppy who in appearance is as normal as any other, except for his red hair, but a tomorrow he will wake up like a gigantic dog.
If you remember Clifford from the books or the animated series he had a few years ago, prepare to see another side of the big red dog in the trailer for his new movie.
During this week Paramount released a new preview for Clifford the Big Red Dog, the new film that with a mix of live-action and CGI will bring the famous dog to the big screen.
In that sense, this preview not only shows what the digital version of Clifford will look like in action. But also anticipates that in this story magic will come into play and again the enormous growth of the titular dog will be explained by the love that Emily Elizabeth will give him.
The film is directed by Walt Becker from a script written by Jay Scherick, David Ronn, Annie Mumolo, and Stan Chervin. The cast also includes Izaac Wang, John Cleese, Paul Rodríguez, Tony Hale, Russell Peters. Sienna Guillory, Kenan Thompson, and Rosie Perez. Clifford was created by Norman Bridwell in 1963 and has over 150 titles published by Scholastic.
“When student Emily Elizabeth (Darby Camp) meets a magical animal rescuer (John Cleese) who gives her a red puppy, she never anticipated waking up to find a giant ten-foot dog in her tiny New York City apartment. While her single mother (Sienna Guillory) is away on business, Emily and her funny but impulsive Uncle Casey (Jack Whitehall) embark on an adventure that will keep you on the edge of your seat as our heroes take a bite out of the Big Apple. " points to the synopsis of the film.
Despite the fact that people are slowly returning to theaters, production companies are not entirely sure about releasing. Some of their biggest hits on the big screen, so some have decided to release some of their films directly to them. streaming or in some cases simultaneously and this time the premiere of 'Clifford: The Big Red Dog' will run with this fate after it was momentarily erased from the Paramount calendar.
The live-action adaptation of Clifford the Big Red Dog is back on the release schedule. In July, Paramount pulled the film away from its scheduled September release date due to growing concerns about the delta variant. It is not known when the film would return to set since, however Clifford screened for audiences at CinemaCon. It has now been announced that the film will be released on the day and date in theaters and on Paramount + on November 10th.
Walt Becker directs Clifford the Big Red Dog from a screenplay by Jay Scherick, David Ronn and Blaise Hemingway. Based on Norman Bridwell's series of books, the film is a straightforward adaptation, in that it follows a big red dog named Clifford and his human friend, but there are a few differences. David Alan Grief voices Clifford with the cast also including Darby Camp, Jack Whitehall, Izaac Wang, John Cleese, Russell Wong, Paul Rodriguez, Tony Hale, Russell Peters, Rosie Perez and Kenan Thompson.
As the Clifford the Big Red Dog trailer reveals, here's the story: “As college girl Emily Elizabeth struggles to fit in at home and at school. She discovers a little red puppy who is destined to become his best friend of a magical animal rescuer When Clifford becomes a gigantic red dog in his New York. Apartment and catches the eye of a genetics company that wants to make animals bigger, Emily and her uncle Casey, ignorant, must fight the forces of greed as they run through New York. City and grab a bite of the Big Apple. Along the way, Clifford affects the lives of everyone around him and teaches Emily and her uncle the true meaning of acceptance and unconditional love. Based on Scholastic's beloved character, Clifford will teach the world how to love big. "
There have been other iterations of Clifford the Big Red Dog in the old days. It has already been adapted as a popular cartoon series, culminating with the animated film The Greatest Clifford Movie in 2004. This will be the first time to feature a photorealistic version of Clifford in a live-action setting, However. Although it took longer than expected for fans to see it, which led to its date-and-date release on Paramount Plus.
“Because this was a live-action movie with a synthetic character, the idea of making it look like a cartoon felt like we wouldn't be doing the actual storytelling in a format a favor. live action, ”director Walt Becker said of the film's visual style. “So very early on, Jordan and I both agreed that the way to do that was to create. A dog that looked real and that was magical and that was 10 feet tall, and who still felt like a real dog, but he also had to be red. Everyone saw the big red dog in hand drawn 2D animation on the page. We were really opening up an entirely new universe and had to educate people on a 10ft tall, photorealistic, red big do. "