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FILM SYNOPSIS

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2D Rio (DO NOT USE)

96 mins (excl Trailers, Advertisements)

Directed by:
Carlos Saldanha
Starring:
Jesse Eisenberg (voice); Anne Hathaway (voice); Jemaine Clement  (voice); Leslie Mann (voice)
Distributor:
Twentieth Century Fox Film Co
Release Date:
08/04/2011
Advance shows from:
04/04/2011
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Genre:
Adventure; Animation; Comedy;

BBFC Consumer Advice:Contains mild comic threat, slapstick violence and innuendo.

BBFCinsight

Set in the magnificent city of Rio de Janeiro and the lush rainforest of Brazil, the comedy-adventure centers on Blu, a rare macaw who thinks he is the last of his kind. When Blu discovers there’s another – and that it’s a “she” – he leaves the comforts of his cage in small town Minnesota and heads to Rio. But it’s far from love at first sight between the domesticated, flight-challenged Blu and the fiercely independent, high-flying female, Jewel. Unexpectedly thrown together, they embark on an adventure of a lifetime, where they learn about friendship, love, courage and being open to life’s many wonders. RIO brings together a menagerie of vivid characters, a heart-warming story, colorful backdrops, energizing Latin and contemporary music, and family-friendly song and dance. RIO is also showing in 3D at selected Empire Cinemas. See list on right for details.