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  1. Who The Pokemon Movie May Be Eyeing To Play PikachuRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 17 | Cinema Blend News

    ... more experience in the realm of comedy. While most of his cinematic appearances have been adult-oriented, he did voice Turbo 's eponymous character, so playing a wisecracking Pikachu would be a good way for him to collect more younger fans. However, ...

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  2. School Holiday Movies: What are the must-sees and avoid-at-all-costs?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 26 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... 20 years after Dav Pilkey created the first of his 12 much-loved and highly-controversial books, David Soren's ( Turbo ) inaugural animated adaptation is both a delightful primer and solid school holiday entertainment. Like last year's The Peanuts ...

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  3. Captain Underpants: Flatulent, but not fatuous school-holiday funRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 25 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... (they are banned by many US schools because of their anti-authoritarian leanings) books, David Soren's ( Turbo ) inaugural animated adaptation is both a delightful primer and solid school holiday entertainment. Like last year's The Peanuts Movie , ...

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  4. Flat comedy is forgettableRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2017 | Fairfield City Champion

    The Hitman's Bodyguard marks their first on-screen collaboration (not counting voice roles in Turbo ) and the pair bounce off each other effortlessly. The story follows executive protection agent (effectively a glamourised bodyguard) Michael Bryce ...

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  5. Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie Arrives on Digital HD 8/29 and on Blu-ray & DVD 9/12Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... talent of Nick Kroll as Professor Poopypants. CAPTAIN UNDERPANTS: THE FIRST EPIC MOVIE is directed by David Soren (Turbo) with Mireille Soria and Mark Swift serving as producers. The epic adventure continues with 30+ minutes of action-packed special ...

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  6. The secret ingredient is friendship: David Soren chats about bringing Captain Underpants to lifeRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2017 | Seattle Gay News

    ... have been worried, especially with The Muppets and Neighbors impresario Nicholas Stoller writing the script and Turbo director David Soren confidently guiding things. They do a splendid job of giving Pilkey's characters and world visual life, ...

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  7. Absurd Captain Underpants a heroic adventure in friendshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | Seattle Gay News

    ... (Get Him to the Greek, The Muppets) and confidently self-assured direction courtesy of DreamWorks veteran David Soren (Turbo), the movie is far more engaging than it potentially has any right to be, and as implausibly ridiculous as it all is, save a ...

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  8. 's June 7 Roundup of New Movie Reviews and Portland Film EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2017 | Willamette Week

    ... blunder about as the moronic, Superman-like crusader Captain Underpants. It's a funny idea, but director David Soren ( Turbo ) suffocates the movie under a hectic deluge of deeply unfunny gags, including a battle involving truck-size rolls of toilet ...

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  9. "Captain Underpants" made up by 4th gradersRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2017 | The Daily Advance

    ... scientist named Professor Pippy P. Poopypants (Nick Kroll) who wants to take over the town by using a giant robot, The Turbo Toilet 2000. You see, Professor P. is trying to rid the country of laughter, angered over people making fun of his name. "Ed ...

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  10. Capone loves that Captain Underpants: the First Epic Movie wears its potty humor with prideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | Ain't It Cool News

    ... and last year's STORKS, so the man does take a ridiculous idea and make it funny. Working with director David Soren (Turbo), Stoller tells the story of the tighty-whities wearing superhero through the eyes of the two young best friends who created ...

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  11. Why - Captain Underpants' author Dav Pilkey played hard to get with HollywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | Manhattan Mercury

    ... left the project, David Soren stepped in to take the helm. Pilkey had been a fan of Soren's 2013's animated film "Turbo," the story of a garden snail who dreams of racing in the Indianapolis 500, and in an initial meeting the two bonded over shared ...

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  12. 'Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie' is - ahem - a gasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | The Daily Republic

    ... animation - who looks, uncoincidentally, like Principal Krupp, only friendlier. Director Soren's 2013 animated fable "Turbo," about a garden snail with a need for speed, was an underappreciated and equally offbeat 'toon. He's the perfect person to ...

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  13. 'Captain Underpants' and the New Push to Make Cheaper Animated MoviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... (and lots of video conferencing) between DreamWorks Animation and Mikros, says director David Soren, who also helmed Turbo for DreamWorks Animation. "Story, art, layout and editorial were all handled at DWA in Glendale with a small crew, and then ...

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  14. Movie reviews: Weekend of June 2 sees 'Wonder Woman,' 'Captain...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | Examiner.com

    ... of): Kevin Hart, Thomas Middleditch, Ed Helms, Nick Kroll, Jordan Peele, Kristen Schaal. Directed by David Soren ("Turbo"). A Super-Hero of another kind, the new film " Churchill " tells the story of the famous British Prime Minister in the days ...

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  15. a Captain Underpantsa spews potty humorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2017 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... new science teacher Professor Poopypants ( Nick Kroll ). The DreamWorks storytellers led by director David Soren ("Turbo") do a good job of adapting the first four books of Pilkey's series, which was first published in 1997. The film takes most of ...

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  16. 'Captain Underpants' movie review: An animated dose of good-natured goofinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | NOLA.com

    ... animation - who looks, uncoincidentally, like Principal Krupp, only friendlier. Director Soren's 2013 animated fable "Turbo," about a garden snail with a need for speed, was an underappreciated and equally offbeat 'toon. He's the perfect person to ...

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  17. 'Captain Underpants' Is An Inspired and Subversive Piece of Animated SillinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | The New York Observer

    ... decidedly hopeless prison camp- and most profoundly, indulging their sense of humor. Fortunately director David Soren (Turbo) and writer Nicholas Stoller (the Forgetting Sarah Marshall director and Harvard alum has graduated from the Apatow factory ...

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  18. Captain Underpants: The First Epic MovieRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | NWAonline

    ... Epic Movie. In adapting Dav Pilkey's children's books for the big screen, Captain Underpants director David Soren ( Turbo ) and screenwriter Nicholas Stoller ( Neighbors ) get remarkably steady comic rewards out of whoopee cushions and toilets, ...

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  19. New Captain Underpants Movie Clip Features Oddball HeroicsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | ComingSoon.net

    ... into thinking he's a ridiculously enthusiastic, incredibly dimwitted superhero named Captain Underpants. David Soren ( Turbo ) is directing the Captain Underpants movie from a script by Nicholas Stoller ( Neighbors , Storks ). The adaptation ...

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  20. 16 things to know about Staten Island's 'Small Shots' on NetflixRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2017 | SILive.com

    ... - comes from "the dysfunction and how s****y their lives are." The project was first born as a web series - "Turbo and Joey" - to fill the creative void when they didn't have work. Five years later, a series of fortuitous events landed it a deal ...

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