Dir: Garth Jennings | USA | 2016 | 108 mins
Matthew McConaughey, Reese Witherspoon, Seth MacFarlane, Scarlett Johansson feature in this colourful, warm-hearted, funny and uplifting animation’s fantastic voice cast.
Dapper koala Buster Moon (McConaughey) presides over a dilapidated theatre that has fallen on hard times. An eternal optimist, he’ll do anything to preserve it and takes one final chance to raise funds by producing the world's greatest singing competition (with shades of American Idol). Five contestants emerge – a mouse, a timid elephant, a pig, a gorilla and a punk-rock porcupine – keen to perform for the judges and to fight it out for first place