Moana Movie

The ocean is calling.

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Who's Involved:

Dwayne Johnson, Alan Tudyk, Jemaine Clement, Temuera Morrison, John Musker, Auli’i Cravalho, Ron Clements, Nicole Scherzinger, Osnat Shurer, Phillipa Soo

Release Date:

Wednesday, November 23, 2016 (Nationwide)

Rating: PG

Runtime: N/A

Plot: What's the story about?

In the ancient South Pacific world of Oceania, Moana, a born navigator, sets sail in search of a fabled island. During her incredible journey, she teams up with her hero, the legendary demi-god Maui, to traverse the open ocean on an action-packed voyage, encountering enormous sea creatures, breathtaking underworlds and ancient folklore.

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Cast: Who stars in it?

Crew: Who's making Moana

A look at the Moana behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Ron Clements last directed The Princess and the Frog and The Little Mermaid (Second Screen Live).



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Production: What we know about Moana

Key Facts

  1. A spirited and fearless teenager named Moana (voice of Auli’i Cravalho) who, with help from demi-god Maui (voice of Dwayne Johnson), sets out on a daring mission to prove herself a master wayfinder.
  2. Tony®-winner Lin-Manuel Miranda (Broadway’s hottest new hit “Hamilton,” Tony-winning “In the Heights”), Grammy®-winning composer Mark Mancina (Speed, Tarzan, The Lion King) and Opetaia Foa’i (founder and lead singer of the world music award-winning band Te Vaka) blend their diverse and dynamic talents to help tell the tale of a spirited teenager who sets out to prove herself a master wayfinder.
  3. This will be the first CG-animated movie from the filmmaking team of Ron Clements and John Musker (The Little Mermaid, The Princess and the Frog, Aladdin).

Filming Timeline

On or about September 19, 2016, the film was in Completed status.

On or about June 13, 2016, the film was in Post-Production status.

On or about August 19, 2015, the film was in Production status.

On or about October 20, 2014, the film was in Pre-Production status.

On or about June 2, 2013, the film was in Announced status.

To be announced Walt Disney Animation Studios release is scheduled for November 23, 2016.

Moana Release Date: When was it released?

Moana was released in 2016 on Wednesday, November 23, 2016 (Nationwide release). There were 4 other movies released on the same date, including Allied, Bad Santa 2 and Rules Don't Apply. 2D/3D

When will the movie be on Blu-ray & DVD?

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