Cryptozoo Movie

Cryptozoo movie poster
Cryptozoo - movie still

Who's Involved:

Lake Bell, Michael Cera, Grace Zabriskie, Louisa Krause, Peter Stormare, Zoe Kazan, Thomas Jay Ryan, Dash Shaw, Angeliki Papoulia

Release Date:

Friday, August 20, 2021 (Limited)

Runtime: 1 hr, 35 m
Language: English

Plot: What's the story about?

Featuring the voice talents of Lake Bell, Zoe Kazan, Michael Cera, Louisa Krause, Peter Stormare, Thomas Jay Ryan, and Grace Zabriskie, the film follows cryptozookeepers through a richly-drawn hallucinatory world as they struggle to capture a baku (a legendary dream-eating hybrid creature) and begin to wonder if they should display these rare beasts in the confines of a zoo, or if these mythical creatures should remain hidden and unknown.

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Who stars in Cryptozoo: Cast List

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Who's making Cryptozoo: Crew List

A look at the Cryptozoo behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Dash Shaw last directed My Entire High School Sinking Into The Sea. The film's writer Dash Shaw last wrote My Entire High School Sinking Into The Sea.


Dash Shaw


Dash Shaw


Watch: Cryptozoo Trailers & Videos

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Production: What we know about Cryptozoo?

Key Facts

  1. An animated feature following cryptozookeepers through a richly-drawn world as they struggle to capture a baku.

Filming Timeline

  1. June 2021: The film was in Completed status.

Cryptozoo Release Date: When was the film released?

Cryptozoo was released in 2021 on Friday, August 20, 2021 (Limited release). There were 17 other movies released on the same date, including The Protégé, Reminiscence and PAW Patrol: The Movie.

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

Tuesday, November 16, 2021

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Tuesday, November 16, 2021
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