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  1. Dr. Seuss' 'The Lorax' to get green this weekendRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2012 | Journal-Pioneer

    "Dr. Seuss' The Lorax," the beloved author's nod to the environment, should grow a leading $45 million-plus at the domestic box office this weekend as the animated Universal release sprouts on 3,728 screens, including 269 IMAX locations.Featuring the voices of Danny DeVito, Ed Helms, Zac Efron and Taylor Swift, the PG-rated family film will follow in the footsteps of 2000's "Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas," which opened with $55.1 million, 2003's "Dr. Seuss' "The Cat in the Hat," which had a $38.3 million debut, and 2008's "Dr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who!," with a $45 million opening weekend. "The Lorax" opens on the birthday of Dr. Seuss, who would have turned 108 this year.

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  2. A cautionary tale for kidsRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2012 | Journal-Pioneer

    How far can you push a message before it starts to feel pushy? This is one of the central concerns that comes pre-packaged with "The Lorax", easily the most urgent of all the Dr. Seuss books, as it directly addresses the issue of industry and the environment.Centred around a young boy's quest to discover the true history of his own town, "The Lorax" book is relatively straightforward: The kid visits a Boo Radley kind of character with green arms named the Once-ler, who tells him what the landscape used to look like. The problem was greed.

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  3. Weekend Game Plan: 8 cool things to do in Tuscaloosa including Phish and Summer Shindig...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | Alabama Live

    "The Green Scene" summer movie series: The Lorax Friday, July 31, 1 p.m. Richard A. Curry Jr. Complex, 3440 Kauloosa Avenue, Tuscaloosa Free admission This free community event, presented by Nucor Steel Tuscaloosa, Inc., provides an opportunity to educate citizens on the importance of keeping the community clean and litter free, and encourage environmental stewardship while enjoying a popular children's movie on a big screen. Guests will receive a free bag of popcorn and other refreshments.

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  4. Vta Family Matinees Series Closes with the Lorax TodayRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Victoria Theatre Association's annual Cool Films Series continues the weekday Family Matinee Series with the 2012 animated film, DR. SEUSS' THE LORAX, featuring the voices of Danny DeVito , Zac Efron and Taylor Swift , today, July 30 at 10 a.m. in the historic Victoria Theatre.

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  5. Vta Family Matinees Series to Close with the Lorax, 7/30Read the original story

    Jul 17, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Victoria Theatre Association's annual Cool Films Series continues the weekday Family Matinee Series with the 2012 animated film, DR. SEUSS' THE LORAX, featuring the voices of Danny DeVito , Zac Efron and Taylor Swift , Thursday, July 30 at 10 a.m. in the historic Victoria Theatre.

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  6. 'Minions': How the 'Despicable' Prequel Was CreatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... movies, this time sharing helming duties with Kyle Balda . Balda previously co-directed Illumination's Dr. Seuss' The Lorax with the Despicable Me movies' co-director and Minions exec producer Chris Renaud . Illumination founder and CEO Chris ...

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  7. The Weekend Warrior: Minions, The Gallows, Self/lessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | ComingSoon.net

    ... crumbs. Distributor: Universal Pictures Director: Pierre Coffin ( Despicable Me , Despicable Me 2 ), Kyle Balda ( The Lorax ) Writer: Brian Lynch Voice Cast: Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family What It's About: Before they found Gru, the Minions' ...

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  8. The Minions Meet 'Toy Story' In 'The Secret Life Of Pets' [Trailer & Pictures]Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | ContactMusic.com

    ... by Chris Renaud and Yarrow Cheney, who worked together on Despicable Me 2 . Renaud is also known for directing The Lorax and the Despicable Me sequel. The two of the three writers of The Secret Life of Pets, Ken Daurio and Cinco Paul, also penned ...

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  9. The Secret Life Of Pets, Trailer and InformationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | ContactMusic.com

    ... Pets' is an adorable yet hilarious animated flick directed by the Oscar nominated Chris Renaud ('Despicable Me', 'The Lorax') and Primetime Emmy winner Yarrow Cheney, with a screenplay by Renaud's previous writing partners Ken Daurio ('Horton Hears ...

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  10. 'Minions': Annecy ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... anyway. All three are voiced by Coffin, who co-directed the first two films. Balda previously co-directed The Lorax together with Chris Renaud , Coffin's helming colleague on the first two Despicable films who here acts as an executive producer and ...

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  11. The Terminator, Minions and five alternative films to see at the cinema in Birmingham this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | IcBurton

    ... with a twist has never been so lucrative in Hollywood. He has jointly made it with Kyle Balda, the co-director of The Lorax which star Danny DeVito premiered at Cineworld Broad Street three years ago. Since the dawn of time, the bumbling Minions ...

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  12. "The Secret Life of Pets" animated film unveils new trailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | PanArmenian Network

    ... in Vegas"), Eric Stonestreet ("Modern Family") and Louis C. K. Renaud is known for directing "Despicable Me" and "The Lorax," and will act as the executive producer for the upcoming anticipated spin-off, "Minions." The animated feature is written by ...

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  13. Illumination Unveils First Look at 'The Secret Life of Pets'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | Cartoon Brew

    ... formula that should well serve co-directors Chris Renaud (co-director of Illumination's Despicable Me series and The Lorax ) and Yarrow Cheney (production designer on those same films). For good measure, the writers - Brian Lynch, Cinco Paul, Ken ...

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  14. Trailer: 'The Secret Life Of Pets' Could Be An...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | Forbes.com

    ... movie. The Secret Life of Pets drops July 8th, 2016. It is directed by Chris Renaud (both Despicable Me films and The Lorax ) and Yarrow Cheney making his feature co-directing debut. It is written by Ken Daurio and Cinco Paul (who both wrote the ...

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  15. Watch: First Trailer for Illumination's 'The Secret Life of Pets' MovieRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | Firstshowing.net

    ... a look! For their fifth fully-animated feature-film collaboration, Illumination Entertainment ( Despicable Me, The Lorax, Minions ) and Universal Pictures present The Secret Life of Pets , a comedy about the lives our pets lead after we leave for ...

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  16. the Secret Life of Pets Trailer Reveals What Your Animals Do When You're GoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Collider

    ... is icing on the cake. This is Illumination's first non- Despicable Me film since 2012's disappointing Dr. Seuss' The Lorax , but it really looks like they have a winner on their hands. With this summer's Minions also looking extremely promising, ...

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  17. Universal Partnerships & Licensing And Illumination Entertainment...Read the original story

    Jun 11, 2015 | DVDCreation Reviews

    ... We can't wait to bring them to life." With the success of 2010's Despicable Me, 2011's Hop, 2012's Dr. Seuss' The Lorax and 2013's juggernaut Despicable Me 2, Illumination's films have made almost $2 billion worldwide. Illumination's next film is ...

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  18. the Secret Life of Pets: 8 Posters Reveal Illumination's New Animated FilmRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | Collider

    While Illumination Entertainment is best known for its Despicable Me films and, more specifically, those adorable minions, the studio has other projects in the pipeline as well. They released Hop in 2011 and Dr. Seuss' The Lorax in 2012, and in 2016 they will unveil The Secret Life of Pets .

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  19. Taylor Swift Dances The Night Away At Rumored Beau Calvin Harris' ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2015 | Switched

    ... about Gyllenhaal. Taylor Swift and Zac Efron were rumored to be dating while they were promoting their movie "The Lorax" in February 2011. Both stars denied they were together, but judging from Ellen DeGeneres' recent decree that the were a couple, ...

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  20. Toxic Love: Seven Anti-Earth Day SongsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2015 | Houston Press

    ... world. It is, I suspect, one of the reasons things be like they do be. What's nature's majesty without Wi-Fi? THE LORAX , "How Bad Can I Be?" In general, the CGI version of The Lorax is not as well-regarded as the one for Horton Hears a Who , but ...

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