Paramount Pictures has brought online the trailer for the Clifford the Big Red Dog movie, opening in theaters on September 17, 2021. You can watch the trailer using the player below and you’ll find the new poster underneath.
The live-action/computer-animated fantasy comedy is directed by Walt Becker from a script by Jay Scherick, David Ronn, and Blaise Hemingway. The screen story was written by Justin Malen and Ellen Rapaport.
The movie is based on Norman Bridwell’s series of children’s books of the same name (buy at Amazon). It stars Jack Whitehall, Darby Camp, Tony Hale, Sienna Guillory, David Alan Grier, Russell Wong and John Cleese.
In the Clifford the Big Red Dog movie, when middle-schooler Emily Elizabeth (Darby Camp) meets a magical animal rescuer (John Cleese) who gifts her a little, red puppy, she never anticipated waking up to find a giant ten-foot hound in her small New York City apartment.
While her single mom (Sienna Guillory) is away for business, Emily and her fun but impulsive uncle Casey (Jack Whitehall) set out on an adventure that will keep you on the edge-of-your-seat as our heroes take a bite out of the Big Apple.
Based on the beloved Scholastic book character, Clifford will teach the world how to love big!
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.
The Clifford the Big Red Dog movie started principal photography on June 10, 2019 in New York City and production wrapped on August 23, 2019.
Becker’s previous directing credits include Buying the Cow (2000), Van Wilder (2002), Wild Hogs (2007), Old Dogs (2009), and Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip (2015).
The movie was co-financed by Paramount and Entertainment One (eOne). eOne will distribute in Canada and the UK and Paramount will distribute in other territories, including the U.S.
The film’s producers are Jordan Kerner and Iole Lucchese. The executive producers include Brian Oliver, Bradley J. Fischer, Valerii An, Brian Bell, Caitlin Friedman, Deborah Forte, and Lisa Crnic.
Clifford the Big Red Dog has been rated PG for impolite humor, thematic elements and mild action. Let us know what you think of the new trailer in the comments below or @vitalthrillscom!