The Hero of Color City Movie

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Who's Involved:

Arsenio Hall, Christina Ricci, Craig Ferguson, Jessica Kedward, Rosie Perez, Wayne Brady, David Kaye, Frank Gladstone, J.P. McCormick

Release Date:

Friday, October 3, 2014 (Limited)


Runtime: N/A
Language: English

Plot: What's the story about?

An imaginative animated tale for the pre-school/kindergarten set, The Hero of Color City chronicles the adventures of a diverse band of crayons that come alive in a little boys room when he drifts off to sleep. Yellow (voiced by Christina Ricci), a timid and fearful crayon, inadvertently awakens two unfinished drawings that threaten to take over Color City, and must set off on an adventure that leads her to discover inner strength and courage she never knew she had.

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Who stars in The Hero of Color City: Cast List

... Yellow (voice)

"Percy Vs Goliath" , "Mothers & Daughters"  

... Red (voice)

"Clifford the Big Red Dog" , "Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn)"  

"How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World" , "Brave"  

... Blue (voice)

"Igor" , "Sandy Wexler"  

... (voice)

"Crossover" , "Clifford's Really Big Movie"  

Who's making The Hero of Color City: Crew List

A look at the The Hero of Color City behind-the-scenes crew and production team.

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Production: What we know about The Hero of Color City?

Key Facts

  1. Magnolia is eyeing a 2014 "back to school" release for the film.
  2. Director Frank Gladstone (The Road to El Dorado) has worked within the animation divisions of Disney, Warner Bros. and DreamWorks.
  3. The film is aimed at three to six year olds.

Filming Timeline

  1. August 2013: The film was in Completed status.
  2. Magnolia Pictures has acquired North American rights to the film.

  3. May 2013: The film was in Post-Production status.
  4. Project is now in final animation production.

  5. November 2008: The film was in Announced status.

The Hero of Color City Release Date: When was the film released?

The Hero of Color City was released in 2014 on Friday, October 3, 2014 (Limited release). There were 6 other movies released on the same date, including Gone Girl, The Good Lie and Annabelle.

When will the movie be on DVD?

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

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