Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation (2018)

 ●  English ● 1 hr 37 mins

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Dracula is surprised by Mavis with a family vacation on a luxury Monster Cruise Ship so that he can take a vacation from providing everyone else's vacation at the hotel. And the rest of Drac's Pack cannot resist going along. And once they leave port, romance arises when Dracula meets the mysterious ship Captain, Ericka. After which it becomes Mavis' turn to play the overprotective parent, keeping her dad and Ericka apart. They are not aware that his "too good to be true" love interest is actually a descendant of Abraham Van Helsing, ancient nemesis to Dracula and all other monsters.

Cast: Adam Sandler, Andy Samberg, Selena Gomez

Crew: Genndy Tartakovsky (Director), Mark Mothersbaugh (Music Director)

Rating: U (India), U (France)

Genres: Animation, Comedy, Family

Release Dates: 20 Jul 2018 (India), 12 Jul 2018 (Argentina), 28 Jun 2018 (Australia), 12 Jul 2018 (Cambodia), 13 Jul 2018 (Canada), 12 Jul 2018 (Czech Republic), 12 Jul 2018 (Denmark), 12 Jul 2018 (Greece), 12 Jul 2018 (Hungary), 19 Jul 2018 (Malaysia), 14 Jul 2018 (New Zealand), 19 Jul 2018 (Singapore), 28 Jul 2018 (United Arab Emirates), 27 Jul 2018 (United Kingdom), 13 Jul 2018 (United States), 12 Jul 2018 (Russia)

Tagline: Family vacation. It will suck the life out of you.

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Did you know? This film ups things to a cruise ship, with more exotic locations such as the Bermuda Triangle. Read More
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as Johnny
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as Dennis
as Stan and Fish Man
as Crystal
as Mr. Hydraberg
as Griffin
as Eunice
as Blobby / Blobby Baby / Puppy Blobby
as Chupacabra
as Van Helsing
as The Kraken
as Tinkles / Bob
as Zingr Witch / Witch 3
as Ericka
as Murray
as Frank
as Vlad
as Phone Voice / Kelsey / Witch 1 / Witch 2
as Wanda
as Additional Voices
as Austrian Boy
as Winnie
as Wayne
as Sunny
as Frankenlady



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Dolby Atmos, Dolby Digital, DTS
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24 fps
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Family vacation. It will suck the life out of you.
He's going to need a vacation after this vacation.
It's gonna be a trip
This Halloween, the secrets open up and the truth is revealed!
Movie Connection(s):
Initially, this film was to be released on September 21, 2018, but later the date was pushed forward two months to allow Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween to take that date, though that film would later be pushed back a month to October 12th the same year.

This film marks fifth Sony Animation movie for Andy Samberg.

Jonny Solomon was replaced by the director for providing Blobby's blob talk, making Blobby be the second character in the series to be recast at some point, following Murray.

Keegan-Michael Key replaces CeeLo Green as the voice of Murray, due to Green's arrest.

This film marks Sony Animation's first theatrical threequel.

This film is the third collaboration between Keegan-Michael Key and Andy Samberg.

It is the first animated film for Kathryn Hahn.

First Hotel Transylvania film where the main antagonist is not a monster that has a strong dislike for humans. Instead, the main antagonist is a human who has a strong dislike for monsters.

This is Kathryn Hahn and Keegan-Michael Key's second movie together.

The scene in the movie where Blobby gets seasick and creates Blobby Baby was different from the scene in the trailer.

This is Jaime Camil's third animated film.

This is the first film in the franchise to not have any characters voiced by Rob Riggle.

This is Sony Animation's second film to have a female main antagonist.

It is Sony Animation's first theatrical sequel to be subtitled, and third Sony Animation film overall to be subtitled.

After " Duck Duck Goose", this is the second animated film of Jim Gaffigan.

A video game adaptation, titled Hotel Transylvania 3: Monsters Overboard has been released for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch and Microsoft Windows on July 10, 2018.

The first teaser trailer was released online on November 16, 2017.

The cruise ship in the film, the Legacy, bears a very strong resemblance to the Titanic and her sister ships Olympic and Britannic.

The name of the cruise ship is The Legacy a double meaning as Ericka sees herself as carrying on the legacy of her great-grandfather Abraham Van Helsing.

This film ups things to a cruise ship, with more exotic locations such as the Bermuda Triangle.

It is Sony Pictures Animation's 18th theatrically released feature film.

This film is the only film to not be in theaters in September and is coming out on Blu-Ray in January 2019.