StudioCanal has released a big new trailer for Early Man, the next stop-motion animated adventure from Wallace & Gromit and Chicken Run studio Aardman.
From stop-motion master director Nick Park, who’s won an impressive four Oscars – including Best Animated Feature for 2006’s Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit, Early Man follows pint-sized caveman Dug (voiced by Eddie Redmayne), who turns out to be his tribe’s only hope when the Bronze Age arrives. The voice cast also includes Tom Hiddleston, Maisie Williams, Timothy Spall and Richard Ayoade.
Early Man will open in U.S. cinemas on February 16, 2018 and arrives in Australia on March 29, 2018.
Synopsis for Early Man:
Pint-sized Dug’s not really cut out to be a caveman. But when disaster strikes and his tribe is driven from its homeland by the mighty Bronze Age, it’s Dug, the most inept of the tribe, who proves he’s got what it takes and leads them to victory! Set at the dawn of time, when dinosaurs and prehistoric creatures roamed the earth, EARLY MAN tells the story of how one plucky caveman sets off to unite his tribe against a mighty enemy and saves the day.
EARLY MAN is a stop-frame feature film by four-time Academy Award® winning director Nick Park, produced by world class animation studio, Aardman. Audiences around the world have fallen in love with Park’s creations, WALLACE & GROMIT and CHICKEN RUN, and now this exciting new film will take audiences into a dramatic prehistoric world and unleash an unforgettable cast of hilarious new characters. It also marks Park’s first feature film since Academy Award® winning WALLACE & GROMIT: THE CURSE OF THE WERE-RABBIT.