Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway

2021 film by Will Gluck

Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway (also known simply as Peter Rabbit 2) is a 2021 3D live-action/computer-animated adventure comedy movie directed and produced by Will Gluck, who co-wrote the screenplay with Patrick Burleigh. The movie is a sequel to 2018's Peter Rabbit produced by Sony Pictures Animation, and is based on the stories of Peter Rabbit created by Beatrix Potter. The movie stars the voice of James Corden as the title character, alongside Rose Byrne, Domhnall Gleeson, and David Oyelowo in live-action roles, and the voices of Elizabeth Debicki, Lennie James, and Margot Robbie.

Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway
Directed byWill Gluck
Written by
  • Will Gluck
  • Patrick Burleigh
Based onPeter Rabbit
by Beatrix Potter
Produced by
  • Will Gluck
  • Zareh Nalbandian
  • Catherine Bishop
  • Jodi Hildebrand
Starring
CinematographyPeter Menzies Jr.
Edited byMatt Villa
Music byDominic Lewis
Production
companies
Distributed bySony Pictures Releasing
Release dates
  • March 25, 2021 (2021-03-25) (Australia)
  • May 17, 2021 (2021-05-17) (United Kingdom)
  • June 11, 2021 (2021-06-11) (United States)
Running time
93 minutes[2]
Countries
  • Australia
  • United Kingdom
  • United States
LanguageEnglish
Budget$45 million[3][4]
Box office$153.8 million[4][5]

After facing numerous delays from its original February 2020 release date due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the movie was released theatrically by Sony Pictures Releasing under its Columbia Pictures label, first in Australia on March 25, 2021, then in the United Kingdom on May 17 and in the United States on June 11. The movie has grossed over $153 million worldwide and received mixed reviews from critics.

ReferencesEdit

  1. Goldsmith, Jill (2020-07-22). "THR Parent Valence Media Rebrands As MRC". Deadline. Retrieved 2020-07-26.
  2. Hyde, Robert (July 19, 2020). "Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway is given a U age rating by the BBFC". 25th Frame. Retrieved August 2, 2020.
  3. Mendelson, Scott (May 24, 2021). "Box Office: 'Peter Rabbit 2' Nabs Promising $6.4 Million Debut In The United Kingdom". Forbes. Retrieved June 3, 2021.
  4. 4.0 4.1 Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway (2021) - Financial Information. The Numbers. Nash Information Services, LLC. Retrieved August 8, 2021.
  5. "Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway (2021)". Box Office Mojo. IMDb. Retrieved August 10, 2021.

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