The new animated musical film “Over The Moon” is all set to hit the screens of Netflix real soon. The most interesting thing about the film is that it is being directed by Glen Keane, who is a legendary Oscar-winning animator and has given us characters like Ariel (The Little Mermaid), The Beast (Beauty and the Beast), and the title characters from Pocahontas and Tarzan. The movie is being co-directed by John Kahrs who is also an Oscar-winning director of Disney short “Paperman”. The screenwriter for the show is Audrey Wells who passed away in 2018.
As we mentioned earlier, the film is a musical animated show therefore how we can forget to mention the music part of it. The movie’s music is from Oscar-winning Gravity. It is composed by Steven Price, with songs by Christopher Curtis, Marjorie Duffield, and Helen Park.
Want to know much about this superb animated film? Then, let’s take a look through what we have gathered up for you.
Over The Moon: When will it release?
The release date for this incredible movie is set on 23rd October 2020. The wait is going to be over real soon. Therefore, don’t miss out the screens on the day and do take a watch of this beautifully animated movie.
Over The Moon: What about the cast?
The voice cast of the movie includes the following highly talented artists:
- Cathy Ang as Fei Fei
- Robert G Chiu as Chin
- Phillipa Soo as Chang’e
- Ken Jeong as Gobi
- John Cho as Ba Ba
- Ruthie Ann Miles as Mother
- Sandra Oh as Mrs Zhong
- Margaret Cho as Auntie Ling
- Kimiko Glenn as Auntie Mei
- Artt Butler as Ma Ma
Over The Moon: What about the plot of the movie?
The official synopsis of the movie reads:
“Fuelled with determination and a passion for science, a bright young girl builds a rocket ship to the moon to prove the existence of a legendary Moon Goddess. There she ends up on an unexpected quest and discovers a whimsical land of fantastical creatures.” Wow, this is really going to be something.
If you take a look at the trailer of the show then it introduces you to many of the main characters and the pleasing visual style of the film. The clip mostly focuses on our young protagonist Fei Fie as she struggles to build her homemade rocket. The premises of the movie look really promising and fantastical. And, it seems that this is going to be the next animation hit on Netflix.