Due to the pandemic, the demand for animation has not only increased, but is expected to become even greater. Digital consumers crave new features and animated series. By maintaining the scale of supply and demand, OTT platforms are accumulating their content list by adding new animated titles every month.
Here are some of the most anticipated animated feature films released digitally and / or in theaters in July:
The Boss Baby: family business (July 2nd)
The Boss Baby: family business is a CG animated feature film written by Michael Mccullers and directed by Tom McGrath.
History presents the Templeton brothers (Tim and Ted) who have come of age and estranged from each other, but a new baby boss with a cutting edge approach is about to bring them together again – and inspire a new one family business.
The animated comedy features the voices of Alec Baldwin, James Marsden, Amy Sedaris, Eva Longoria and Jeff Goldblum.
The Boss Baby: family business comes to theaters and Peacock on July 2.
Netflix also aired four seasons of a spinoff series., The Boss Baby: back in business, from 2017-2020. The boss baby (2017) grossed $ 528 million worldwide against its budget of $ 125 million. The film received nominations for Best Animated Feature at the Oscars, Annie Awards and Golden Globes.
Space Jam: a new legacy (July 16)
Space Jam: a new legacy is a live-action animated series directed by Malcolm D. Lee, and it’s a sequel to Space jam (1996). The feature film is produced by Springhill Entertainment and WarnerBros.
Reprising the role of Michael Jordan, the film features NBA player LeBron James as well as Don Cheadle, Khris Davis and Sonequa Martin-Green in live-action roles. Looney Tunes the characters Bugs Bunny, Tweety Bird, Daffy Duck and Porky Pig are part of the animated cast.
Basketball champion and global icon LeBron James and his youngest son Dom (Cedric Joe) – who dreams of being a video game developer rather than following in his father’s footsteps – find themselves trapped in the Warner Bros. 3000 Entertainment Server-Verse, a virtual space ruled by a rogue AI named Al-G Rhythm (Don Cheadle). LeBron must save his son and bring him home safely by leading Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Porky Pig, Lola Bunny and other notoriously unruly Looney Tunes to win a basketball game against Al-G’s digitized champions on the court, the Goon Squad: a live team of virtual avatars of professional basketball stars.
Space Jam: a new legacy will arrive both on HBO Max and in theaters on July 16, 2021.
Troll Hunters: Rise of the Titans (July 21)
Troll Hunters: Rise of the Hunters The animated feature is directed by Johane Matte, Andrew Schmidt and Francisco Ruiz Velasco. The story is written by Dan Hageman, Marc Guggenheim and Kevin Hageman.
Troll hunters is based on a novel written by Guillermo del Toro and Daniel Krause in 2008.
The heroes of the Trollhunters series team up on an epic adventure to fight the Arcane Order for control of the magic that binds them all. The heroes of the Trollhunters series team up on an epic adventure to fight the Arcane Order for control of the magic that binds them all.
Voices include Lexi Medrano, Emile Hirsch, Kelsey Grammer, Charlie Saxton, Steven Yeun, Alfred Molina, Colin O’Donoghue, Nick Frost, Tatiana Maslany, Diego Luna, Nick Offerman, Cole Sand, Brian Blessed, Fred Tatasciore, Piotr Michael, Kay Bess, Tom Kenny, James Hong, Amy Landecker, Angel Lin, Bebe Wood, Jonathan Hyde, Gray Griffin, Laraine Newman and Cheryl Hines.
Troll Hunters: Rise of the Titans premieres on Netflix on July 21.
Words bubble like soda pop (22nd of July)
Words bubble like soda pop the anime is directed by Kyōhei Ishiguro with animation produced by Signal-MD and Sublimation studios.
The film follows Cherry, a Japanese high school student who does not communicate well with others, hides behind his headphones and his hobby of writing Japanese haiku poems. Smile, a young girl who uses braces for her big teeth hides her smile behind a mask, but that hasn’t stopped her from becoming a popular video star after releasing a video about cuteness. When the couple meet in a mundane mall, through music, videos and poems, a pretty romance begins.
The voice cast includes Natsuki Hanae as Japan, Kikuko Inoue as Tsubasa Fujiyama, Sumire Morohoshi as Marie, Megumi Nakajima as Julie, Kôichi Yamadera as Mr. Fujiyama, Somegorô Ichikawa as Cherry, Hana Sugisaki as Smile.
Words bubble like soda pop premieres on Netflix on July 22.
Other animated titles released in July on OTT platforms:
Hunter x hunter– season six (July 1)
Kung Fu Panda (1st of July)
Kung Fu Panda 2 (1st of July)
Masameer County – sthe first season (July 1)
Gundam Hathaway mobile suit (1st of July)
Rainbow rangers – season 1 (July 1)
Sailor Moon Crystal – season one to three (July 1)
Stuart little (1st of July)
We the people – season 1 (July 4)
Resident Evil: Infinite Darkness – season 1 (July 8)
Ridley jones – season 1 (July 13)
The beasts – season two (July 15)
Johnny essay – season 1 (July 16)
Masters of the Universe: Revelation – first part (July 23)
Mighty Express – season four (July 27)
Transformers: War for Cybertron Trilogy: Kingdom – season 1 (July 29)
Centaur World – season one (July 30)
Star Wars: The Wrong Lot (New episodes July 2, 9, 16, 23, 30)
Mickey Mouse: Mixed Adventures-season one (July 2)
Monsters at work (New episodes July 7, 14, 21, 28)
Minnie’s Bow-Toons: Party Palace Pals – season 1 (July 14)
Meet Spidey and his amazing friends – season 1 (July 21)
The owl house – season two, part one (July 21)
Walk with dinosaurs (July 23)
Ice Age: Fusion (July 23)
Mickey mouse house – season 1 (July 23)
Chip ‘n’ Dale: Park Life – episode one (July 28)
The wonderful world of Mickey Mouse – season 1 (July 28)
TOTS – season two (July 28)
Garfield (July 30)
All dogs go to heaven (1st of July)
All Dogs Go To Heaven 2 (1st of July)
Stuart Little (July 1)
Tom and Jerry in New York – season 1 (July 1)
Looney Tunes Cartoons – season two (July 8)
Tom and Jerry (July 15th)
The powerfuls – season two (July 1)
Alpha & Omega: The Legend of the Sawtooth Cave (1st of July)
Ice Age (1st of July)
The Polar Express (1st of July)
Space jam (1st of July)
Cleopatra in space – season 1 (July 14)
The Congress (July 15th)
Horimiya – season 1 (July 17)