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The Emoji Movie (2017)

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Gene, a multi-expressional emoji, sets out on a journey to become a normal emoji.

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Gene (voice)
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Hi-5 (voice)
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Jailbreak (voice)
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Smiler (voice)
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Mel Meh (voice)
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Mary Meh (voice)
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Poop (voice)
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Akiko Glitter (voice)
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Flamenca (voice)
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Spam (voice)
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'Devil' Steven (voice)
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Alex (voice)
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Addie (voice)
Jude Kouyate ...
Poop Jr. 'PJ' (voice)
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Internet Troll (voice)
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The Emoji Movie unlocks the never-before-seen secret world inside your smartphone. Hidden within the messaging app is Textopolis, a bustling city where all your favorite emojis live, hoping to be selected by the phone's user. In this world, each emoji has only one facial expression - except for Gene, an exuberant emoji who was born without a filter and is bursting with multiple expressions. Determined to become "normal" like the other emojis, Gene enlists the help of his handy best friend Hi-5 and the notorious code breaker emoji Jailbreak. Together, they embark on an epic "app-venture" through the apps on the phone, each its own wild and fun world, to find the Code that will fix Gene. But when a greater danger threatens the phone, the fate of all emojis depends on these three unlikely friends who must save their world before it's deleted forever. Written by Sony Pictures Entertainment

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Rated PG for rude humor | See all certifications »

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28 July 2017 (USA)  »

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Emoji  »

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Budget:

$50,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$24,531,923 (USA) (28 July 2017)

Gross:

$73,144,855 (USA) (22 August 2017)
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

T.J. Miller and Maya Rudolph were previously in Big Hero 6 (2014). (A TV series based on that film is scheduled for fall 2017, with Rudolph reprising her role while Miller will be replaced by a different actor.) See more »

Goofs

Jailbreaking your phone voids its warranty, meaning Alex would not have been able to send it to tech support. See more »

Quotes

Poop: Okay, son. What do we do after we go potty?
Poop Jr. 'PJ': Should we wash our hands?
[they both start to laugh]
PoopPoop Jr. 'PJ': We're number two!
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Crazy Credits

Someone takes a picture of the Columbia Pictures logo on their cellphone and attaches an emoji to the Lady's head. See more »


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Heavy
Written by Ali Dee (as Ali Theodore) and Vincent Alfieri
Performed by Narcotica
Courtesy of DeeTown Entertainment
Under license from Format Entertainment
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28 July 2017 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

When I was a child I loved to draw cartoons and was inspired by the many brilliant works of Disney and other classic animation. It was a lifelong dream that I would one day become an animator myself. How stupid I was, not thinking just how much the would change as I became an adult. Western 2D animation is dead, which is awful enough, but now they've come out with this brainless, mindless mess of pus-yellow-colored human waste. My dreams are dead. Everything I worked so hard at was a waste. A FAILURE. NO ONE in North America has ANY talent anymore. Last year we did have some decent stuff like Zootopia and Finding Dory, but this year it was two leaps forwards, a hundred gigantic leaps back. Now will someone kindly stop the world so I can get off?


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