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The Grinch Get a Little Meaner in New Poster

Today Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment have revealed a poster for their upcoming Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch. The film is, most of all, a remake of the original film that we have come to know and love.

In the poster, we get a look at the main character before he became the mean old grump. You know, the one that wanted to destroy Christmas for everyone in Who-ville.  I think the younger version is extremely adorable. It seems like this version is not the live-action version we saw with Jim Carrey.

The general synopsis of the film is below:

The Grinch tells the story of a cynical grump who goes on a mission to steal Christmas, only to have his heart changed by a young girl’s generous holiday spirit. Funny, heartwarming, and visually stunning, it’s a universal story about the spirit of Christmas and the indomitable power of optimism. Academy Award nominee Benedict Cumberbatch lends his voice to the infamous Grinch, who lives a solitary life inside a cave on Mt. Crumpet with only his loyal dog, Max, for company. With a cave rigged with inventions and contraptions for his day-to-day needs, the Grinch only sees his neighbors in Who-ville when he runs out of food.

via Universal Pictures

The film is being directed by Pete Candeland and Yarrow Cheney, and co-directed by Matthew O’Callaghan. The original release date was originally set for this year, but has been pushed back to November 9, 2018.

Let us know what you think about the poster in the comments below.

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Sarah Musnicky

Sarah is a freelance writer and self-described workaholic. She loves fantasy and sci fi and will admit having dual loyalties between Star Trek and Star Wars as well as Marvel and DC. When she's not being socially awkward, she is in a corner obsessing over dragons, cute things, and a need to master all languages on the planet. She would like to be a professional blanket burrito when she reaches the peak of maturation.

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