• Hotel Transylvania 2 (2015)

Hotel Transylvania 2

Release Date: September 25th, 2015

PG |1 hr 29 min

Plot Summary

Now that Dracula (Adam Sandler) has opened the Hotel Transylvania's doors to humans, things are changing for the better; however, Drac is secretly worried that his half-human grandson, Dennis, isn't showing his vampire side. So, while Mavis and Johnny are away, Drac enlists his friends to help him put the boy through a "monster-in-training" boot camp. But things really get batty when Drac's cantankerous, old-school dad (Mel Brooks) pays an unexpected visit.

Cast: Adam Sandler, Andy Samberg, Selena Gomez, Kevin James, Steve Buscemi, David Spade, Keegan-Michael Key, Fran Drescher

Director: Genndy Tartakovsky

Genres: Comedy , Animated , Fantasy , Children

Production Co: Sony Pictures Animation

Distributors: Sony Pictures Entertainment

Keywords: Friend, Transformation, Friendship, Hotel, Daughter, 2010s, Lighthearted, Endearing, Madcap, Love, Father

Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    Chicago Tribune

    The spookiest thing about Hotel Transylvania 2 is how much funnier, colorful and more original it is this second time around. show more

  • 70
    Michael RechtshaffenThe Hollywood Reporter

    This time around, greater attention has been paid to story and character development (while scaling back on all the sight gags) and the substantial results give the ample voice cast and returning director Genndy Tartakovsky more to sink their teeth into, with pleasing results. show more

  • 80
    Alonso DuraldeTheWrap

    Whereas the jokes in the “Grown Ups” series feel reactionary and bullying, the family-friendly Hotel Transylvania gags (in the script by Sandler and Robert Smigel) instead come off as clever and humane, even when they’re making fun of helicopter moms and lawsuit-sensitive summer camps. show more

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