First Trailer For Rise of the Guardians Released
Rise of the Guardians, DreamWorks Animation that turns Santa Claus and the Easter Bunny into warriors, got its first trailer.
The story is based on the series of books by William Joyce, The Guardians of Childhood, which includes icons of fables and fairy tales. Jack Frost, North (Santa Claus), Bunnymund (the Easter Bunny), Tooth (the Tooth Fairy) and Sandy (Sandman) will join forces to defeat Pitch (The Boggart), an ancient spirit who tries to sink the world in the shadows forever. The animation features the voices of Chris Pine (Uncontrollable), Hugh Jackman (X-Men Origins: Wolverine), Jude Law (Sherlock Holmes), Alec Baldwin (It’s Complicated) and Isla Fisher (The Delusions Of Consumption Becky Bloom).
Law lends his voice to Pitch, Pine makes Jack Frost, Jackman will be Bunnymund, Baldwin dubs North and Fisher will be Tooth. Guillermo del Toro is executive producer. David Lindsay-Abaire (Inkheart) adapted the screenplay and Peter Ramsey (Monsters Vs. Aliens) directs the animation. Alex McDowell (Watchmen) signs the production design.
Rise of the Guardians premiere in 3D on November 21 in the U.S..
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