Sony Pictures Animation’s highly anticipated 3-D CG feature Hotel Transylvania will get its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival (Sept. 6-16) during the TIFF Kids program on Saturday, September 8. For tickets and more screening schedules, visit tiff.net/thefestival.
Hotel Transylvania, which will have its wide theatrical release on September 28, stars Adam Sandler as Dracula, the legendary vampire who happens to run a lavish resort for monsters and their families. To celebrate his daughter Mavis’ 118th birthday, Drac invites all the top monsters—Frankenstein, the Mummy, the Invisible Man, the Werewolf family and more—to the hotel, but things get hairy when an ordinary human (Andy Samberg) stumbles on the hotel and takes a shine to Mavis.
The film marks the theatrical directorial debut of toon legend Genndy Tartakovsky (Dexter’s Laboratory, Samurai Jack, Star Wars: Clone Wars) and also stars Selena Gomez, Kevin James, Cee Lo Green, Steve Buscemi, David Spade, Molly Shannon, Fran Drescher and Jon Lovitz. Visit www.welcometohotelt.com for more info, or follow the film on Facebook (facebook.com/SonyPicturesAnimation) and Tumblr (sonyanimation.tumblr.com).