Sonic the Hedgehog

A whole new speed of hero.


Sonic the Hedgehog
Based on the global blockbuster videogame franchise from Sega, this tells the story of the world’s speediest hedgehog as he embraces his new home on Earth. In this live-action adventure, Sonic and his new best friend team up to defend the planet from the evil genius Dr. Robotnik and his plans for world domination. This film is releasing in 2D and 4DX. This is the 2D version.

99 minutes.
Parental Guidance (Violence).
Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi.

Showtimes

I’ll just hot-foot it out of here ...
I’ll just hot-foot it out of here ...

Credits

Cast
Jim Carrey, James Marsden, Neal McDonough, voice of Ben Schwartz, Adam Pally, Tika Sumpter, Leanne Lapp
Director
Jeff Fowler
ScreenplayPatrick Casey, Josh Miller, using characters by Yuji Naka, Naoto Ohshima, Hirokazu Yasuhara
MusicJunkie XL
CinematographyStephen F. Windon
EditingDebra Neil-Fisher, Stacey Schroeder
SoundtrackListen to samples or get it right now on Amazon

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SA distributorUIP
Made in2020
Produced byParamount Pictures, Sega, Original Film, Blur Studio, Marza Animation Planet, DJ2 Entertainment, Paramount Animation, Digital Makeup Group, Sega Sammy Group, Stories International

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Film and Publications Board (FPB) Report (SA)

GenreAction, adventure, animation
LanguageNone
NudityNone
SexNone
ViolenceLow impact, fairly frequent, action-based, in a live-action context.
PrejudiceNone
BlasphemyNone
Drug abuseNone
Comments
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USA MPAA rating

PG: Parental Guidance SuggestedRated PG for action, some violence, rude humor and brief mild language.
Runtime100
USA version is usually but not always the same as South African release. Versions released on streaming or DVD, Blu-ray or Video may also differ.

British Board of Film Classification rating

PG: Parental Guidance (General viewing, but some scenes may be unsuitable for young children)Mild violence, Threat, Rude humour
Runtime99
British version is usually but not always the same as South African release. Versions released on streaming or DVD, Blu-ray or Video may also differ.

ScreenIt Report (USA)

Sex / Nudity
1
Violence
3
Blood / Gore / Gross
2
Guns / Weapons
4
Profanity
1
Alcohol / Drugs
2
Smoking
0
Disrespectful / Bad Attitude
4
Imitative Behaviour
4
Frightening / Tense Scenes
3
Jump Scenes
2
Tense Family Scenes
2
Music (Scary/Tense)
4
Music (Inappropriate)
1
Topics to talk about
3

CommonSenseMedia Report (USA)

Suggested age limit
8 +
Positive messages
3
Positive role models
3
Violence
3
Sex
0
Language
2
Consumerism
4
Drinking, drugs, smoking
2

Ratings

Scale (Max)20

What the Critics say

Metacritic.com
40 critics
9
Rottentomatoes critics
171 critics
12
Rottentomatoes tomatometer
Tomatometer quote iconFittingly fleet and frequently fun, Sonic the Hedgehog is a video game-inspired adventure the whole family can enjoy -- and a fine excuse for Jim Carrey to tap into the manic energy that launched his career.
13
Movie Review Query Engine
MRQE critics quote icon
10
CommonSenseMedia
Tara McNamara quote iconCarrey lights up video game movie; peril, some drinking.
15

What the People say

Metacritic.com users
639 users
17
Rottentomatoes users
11166 users
18
Rottentomatoes popcornmeter
Popcornmeter
19
IMDB
11841 Netizens
14
The Movie DB
Community
14

Average .. 71%

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