The year 2023 is set to be an exciting time for movie lovers, with a range of highly anticipated releases hitting the big screen. One movie that has got everyone talking is “Wendell and Wild,” the latest offering from acclaimed director Henry Selick. Featuring the voice talents of Jordan Peele and Keegan-Michael Key, this is one movie you won’t want to miss.
“Wendell and Wild” tells the story of two demon brothers who are forced to team up with a nun to save themselves from eternal damnation. With Selick’s signature blend of dark humor and whimsical animation, the movie promises to be a wild ride from start to finish.
Jordan Peele and Keegan-Michael Key, who previously worked together on the hit comedy series “Key and Peele,” lend their vocal talents to the titular characters of Wendell and Wild. Joining them is veteran actress and comedian Maya Rudolph, who plays the role of the nun tasked with helping the brothers.
Why You Should Watch
One of the biggest draws of “Wendell and Wild” is its unique animation style. Selick, who is best known for his work on “The Nightmare Before Christmas” and “Coraline,” uses stop-motion techniques to bring the characters to life. This creates a tactile, handmade feel that is rarely seen in modern animation.
With Peele and Key on board, you can expect plenty of laughs throughout the movie. The duo’s chemistry is undeniable, and they bring their trademark brand of humor to every scene. Rudolph, too, is a gifted comedian, and her performance is sure to leave audiences in stitches.
A Fresh Take on a Familiar Genre
While the horror-comedy genre is nothing new, “Wendell and Wild” offers a fresh perspective on it. By setting the story in the world of demons and hell, Selick is able to explore themes of redemption and faith in a unique and engaging way.
All in all, “Wendell and Wild” is shaping up to be one of the most exciting movies of 2023. With its innovative animation, all-star cast, and fresh take on a familiar genre, it’s a movie that’s sure to leave a lasting impression. So mark your calendars and get ready for a devilishly good time at the movies.