Dr. Seuss' The Lorax! Get Your First Look at the New Upcoming Movie (Photos + Video)


The Lorax

Another Dr. Seuss classic will be coming to the big screen. This time Dr. Seuss’ classic The Lorax is being honored with an adaptation of into feature film-dom.  The film – by the creators of Despicable Me – tells ,”classic tale of a forest creature who shares the enduring power of hope. The animated adventure follows the journey of a 12-year-old (Ted) as he searches for the one thing that will enable him to win the affection of the girl of his dreams. To find it he must discover the story of the Lorax, the grumpy yet charming creature who fights to protect his world.”

An all star cast will bring to story to life. Danny DeVito is the voice of The Lorax; Zac Efron as Ted;  Taylor Swift as Audrey, the girl of Ted’s dreams; Rob Riggle, Ed Helms; and the one and only Betty White also lend their voices.

Sound good? The bad news? You’ll have to wait until March 2012 to see it!

But you can get a first look at images from the film and the first trailer right here!

  • The Lorax 1 of 10
    The Lorax
    Voiced by Danny Devito.
  • Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax 2 of 10
    Dr. Seuss' The Lorax
    A beautiful example of the artwork
  • Ted 3 of 10
    Voiced by Zac Efron.
  • Ted 4 of 10
    Ted and his toy plane
  • Audrey 5 of 10
    Voiced by Taylor Swift
  • Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax 6 of 10
    Dr. Seuss' The Lorax
    One of the many characters brought to life.
  • Ted 7 of 10
    The hero of the story
  • Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax 8 of 10
    Dr. Seuss' The Lorax
    Another example of the dark elements of the film.
  • Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax 9 of 10
    Dr. Seuss' The Lorax
    The 3D will surely bring this to life.
  • Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax 10 of 10
    Dr. Seuss' The Lorax
    Vivid color and animation come together.



Images via Universal Studios


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