Disney and Pixar’s new movie, Luca, will release in 2021. Disney and Pixar announced the news on July 30, 2020, when the rumors had started that these companies have filed for the trademark. Luca is an animated adventure movie featuring a guy having a splendid time near Riviera, Italy. The movie will be directed by Enrico Casarosa and will release on June 18, 2021, in the U.S. theatres.
Find out more about the movie here.
Disney & Pixar’s New Movie Luca
Pixar’s new movie Luca is about a young guy who lives in Riviera, Italy. His life is about to change when he meets his new best friend. Together they have an amazing time but there’s a secret underneath that needs to unravel. He is a sea monster and lives in another world beneath the surface of the water. The secret when disclosed, might destroy their bond and surround Luca with unknown terrors.
Pixar’s new movie Luca is extremely close to Enrico Casarosa’s heart. He has grown up in Riviera so, it makes the movie even more special for him. We can surely expect some see some beautiful scenes and landscapes as Enrico knows the place better than anyone else! He also said that apart from the obvious connection, the movie is also special because it is all about friendship.
He says that childhood friendships play a vital role in deciding an individual’s life when they grow up. These childhood friendships are the foundation of a person’s ambition and personality. Luca celebrates the true spirit of friendship. Enrico guarantees that the audience, from Pixar’s new movie Luca, will take away more than just the picturesque graphics. The star cast of the movie is yet to be revealed.
Soul – Before Pixar’s New Movie Luca
Before Pixar’s new movie Luca, Pixar is supposed to release their other animated movie, Soul. Soul was due for release in June 2020 but, due to the ongoing pandemic and shut down of theatres, the release postponed. Pixar’s new movie Luca will release in 2021, around the same time when Soul was supposed to release in 2020. However, Soul is now set to release on November 20, 2020.
Soul is a beautiful movie about Joe Gardner, a school teacher, who has a lifelong dream to perform as a Jazz musician. His dream finally comes true when he performs on stage spontaneously and impresses other musicians out there. His life had just taken an amazing turn when he meets an accident. After the accident, Gardner’s soul separates from his body.
Gardner’s soul reaches The Great Beyond where he meets other souls. The souls at The Great Beyond are taught other quirks and traits before being sent back to the Earth in a new body. Gardner at The Great Beyond meets new souls and helps them find a different approach to life. But, Gardner does not want to change his life just yet. He has to take back control of his life and reach his body before it is dead.
Soul Star Cast
Jamie Fox will be the voice of Joe Gardner whereas Tina Fey will be the voice of 22. 22 is the soul that Joe Gardner meets at The Great Beyond and helps in finding a new perspective. The movie is directed by Pete Docter and produced by Dana Murray. The music is by Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross. So, we can surely expect some classic jazz with a funk twist.
Reznor and Atticus have worked previously in movies like The Social Network, The Girl with The Dragon Tattoo, and Gone Girl. Joining the cast with Tina Fey and Jamie Foxx will be Questlove, Phylicia Rashad, Daveed Diggs, and Angela Bassett.