RISE OF THE GUARDIANS is an upcoming 3D computer-animated epic adventure film which is being described as “a contemporary fairytale based on existing fairytale characters”. It is directed by Peter Ramsey and co-directed by Joyce, the creator of Rolie Polie Olie and Disney’s 2007 film “Meet the Robinsons”. The voice cast including Chris Pine, Isla Fisher, Hugh Jackman, Alec Baldwin, Jude Law, and Dakota Goyo.
Based on William Joyce’s The Guardians of Childhood book series, it tells the story of Santa Claus, the Easter Bunny, the Tooth Fairy, the Sandman, and Jack Frost - legendary characters with previously unknown extraordinary abilities. When an evil spirit known as Pitch lays down the gauntlet to take over the world, the immortal Guardians must join forces to protect the hopes, beliefs and imagination of children everywhere.
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