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After several years without seeing it in the cinema, Garfield will return with a new film and with a spectacular cast of voices.
Little by little, the list of releases for 2024 is being put together and there will definitely be a movie for all tastes on the billboard. However, if you are fans of animation and the iconic characters that many of us grew up with, you are surely excited for the premiere of The Garfield Moviewho returns to the big screen after a long time.
As you may remember, it was in 2006 when we had the last film of the famous orange cat who hates Mondays and loves lasagna, which featured the voice of none other than Bill Murray and which mixed computer animation with live action. Since then, We have not seen this great character in the movies again, although next year he will return with a new cast and story that will surely surprise you.
Chris Pratt and Samuel L. Jackson steal the first trailer for ‘The Garfield Movie’
In 2021 we found out that Columbia Pictures was developing a new fully animated film called The Garfield Movie. Among the few details they revealed, they confirmed that on this occasion they will have Chris Pratt himself as the lead voice under the direction of Mark Dindal (who was in charge of tapes like The Emperor’s Follies and Chicken Little).
However, since then they had not revealed any more information about it. But now, after almost a year of waiting, They finally released the first trailer for the new Garfield movie and definitely, it seems that this cat – one of the most famous of all time – He will return in a big way to make us have a good time at the movies.
To give you an idea of what things will be like, in this movie, Garfield (Pratt) is about to live a wild outdoor adventure. After an unexpected reunion with his lost father, a stray cat named Vic (played by Samuel L. Jackson), Our beloved character and his faithful friend Odie are forced to leave their perfectly comfortable life with Jon to join Vic in a hilarious and high-risk robbery..
As if it were not enough to have Chris Pratt and Samuel L. Jackson in the dubbing cast, they are also joined by very striking names such as Nicholas Hoult, Ving Rhames, Hannah Waddingham and Brett Goldstein (who will be remembered for their participation in Ted Lasso of Apple TV+). So they are putting all their effort into making this project do great.
For now we know that The Garfield Movie will be released in theaters in May 2024 (although there is still no official date for Mexico and Latin America). But while we wait for them to confirm that detail and to warm up our engines, Below we leave you the first trailer for this film that will surely make you laugh.