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PG| 1 hr. 26 min.

Plot Summary
Twelve-year-old Ted (Zac Efron) lives in a place virtually devoid of nature; no flowers or trees grow in the town of Thneedville. Ted would very much like to win the heart of Audrey (Taylor Swift), the girl of his dreams, but to do this, he must find that which she most desires: a Truffula tree. To get it, Ted delves into the story of the Lorax (Danny DeVito), once the gruff guardian of the forest, and the Once-ler (Ed Helms), who let greed overtake his respect for nature.

Cast: Danny DeVito , Ed Helms , Zac Efron , Taylor Swift , Betty White , Rob Riggle , Jenny Slate , Nasim Pedrad

Director: Chris Renaud

Genres: Fantasy, Adventure, Animated

Distributor: Universal Pictures

Dr. Seuss' The Lorax (2012)

Release Date: March 2nd, 2012|1 hr. 26 min.

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  • August 16, 2012 ne00000000128021
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    This was boring. Just boring. Had maybe 2 or 3 funny parts, all of which you\'ve already seen if you saw the trailer.

  • August 14, 2012 bd00000000128616
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    The Lorax feels like a paint-by-numbers, cookie-cutter film, that, curiously, given its message, comes off as a big, steaming dollop of style over substance. It is funny in parts, but nowhere near enough to give it half as much charm as it thinks it has.

  • August 08, 2012 WallyK
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    Fantastic movie

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'21 Jump Street' Ends 'The Lorax's' Run At The Top Of The Box Office

Posted by
Jaimie Etkin on Mar 18th, 2012 12:11PM

LOS ANGELES - Audiences headed back to school for the TV update "21 Jump Street," which opened as the No. 1 weekend movie with $35 million.Sony's action comedy starring Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum...

'Lorax' trumps 'John Carter' with $39.1M weekend

Posted by
Eric Larnick on Mar 11th, 2012 12:34PM

LOS ANGELES - "Dr. Seuss' the Lorax" has easily beaten Edgar Rice Burroughs' "John Carter" at the weekend box office.Studio estimates Sunday put Universal Pictures' "The Lorax" at No. 1 for the...

'The Lorax' Movie: Environmental Message & SUV Spokesman

Posted by
Sandie Chen on Mar 2nd, 2012 11:06AM

March 2 is Dr. Seuss' birthday (he would have been 104) and also, not by coincidence, the release of "The Lorax" in theaters. "The Lorax," which was published in 1971, is Seuss' environmental fable...

Ed Helms, 'The Lorax' Star, On 'The Hangover Part III': 'We're All Hopeful'

Posted by
Mike Ryan on Feb 28th, 2012 12:41PM

Ed Helms did not write "The Hangover Part II." Ed Helms does not write for "The Office," even though he plays Andy Bernard, the newly crowned office manager at Dunder-Mifflin. By all accounts, Ed...

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