In a city of humanoid animals, a hustling theater impresario's attempt to save his theater with a singing competition becomes grander than he anticipates even as its finalists' find that their lives will never be the same.

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Buster Moon (voice)
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Rosita (voice)
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Mike (voice)
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Ash (voice)
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Eddie (voice)
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Johnny (voice)
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Meena (voice)
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Nana (voice)
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Young Nana (voice)
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Big Daddy (voice)
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Gunter (voice)
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Lance (voice)
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In a town with no humans, just animals, a koala named Buster Moon realizes he will soon lose his theater if he cannot turn his luck around. He comes up with a plan to host a singing competition, where the winner will receive $100,000. Will this be enough to return his theater to glory?

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Box Office

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$75,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$35,258,145 (USA) (23 December 2016)

Gross:

$270,322,340 (USA) (28 April 2017)
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Trivia

WILHELM SCREAM: When a water bison steps on a snail after the Auditions. See more »

Goofs

During the final presentation, some keys of Johnny's piano are replaced by pieces of wood. However, when he starts playing, all keys are white. See more »

Quotes

Buster Moon: Why aren't you rehearsing?
Frog: I'm through! They said I'm an intolerable egomaniac. I don't even know what that means!
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Crazy Credits

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Million Bucks
(feat. Swizz Beatz)
Written by Swizz Beatz (as Kasseem Dean), Jermaine 'Maino' Coleman (as Jermaine Coleman) and Avery Chambliss
Performed by Maino
Courtesy of Atlantic Recording Corporation
By arrangement with Warner Music Group Film and TV Licensing
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Sing is the most enjoyable of the musical computer-animated movies we've seen this year!
21 December 2016 | by (Baton Rouge, LA) – See all my reviews

This is the third computer-animated movie in a row that features actual singing by the characters after Trolls and Moana. The title basically means just about every character is singing something because it's about a singing contest being produced because the producer wants something that brings the people to his theatre, not like those previous shows that didn't do much for his career. Seems like all genres of music from various decades is represented here. My movie theatre-working friend was especially enamored with the gorilla singing a song associated with his favorite singer, Elton John. This movie does show the struggles of putting on a show and possible disasters that happen when risks are taken. I really don't want to reveal any more so I'll just say that me and my friend highly recommend Sing.


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