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Rumble is an upcoming American computer-animated sports comedy film directed by Hamish Grieve. The film stars the voices of Geraldine Viswanathan, Will Arnett, Terry Crews, Becky Lynch, and Roman Reigns. Produced by Paramount Animation, WWE Studios, Walden Media and Reel FX Animation Studios, it is currently scheduled to be released in the United States on May 14, 2021 by Paramount.

In a world where giant monsters are super athletes and compete in popular professional wrestling global sport, monster wrestling, teenage Winnie (Geraldine Viswanathan) seeks to follow in her father's footsteps as a manager by coaching a lovable underdog yet-inexperienced monster (Will Arnett) into a champion so that he can go up against the reigning champion Tentacular (Terry Crews).

The teaser trailer dropped in Febrary 26th 2020 and can be seen here.


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  • Bioluminescence Is Cool: Tentacular in the teaser trailer has bioluminescent tattoo-like markings that he can make glow akin to certain deep sea animals.
  • Kids Are Cruel: In the teaser trailer when Winnie says Steve has a champion inside, a kid from the tour asks if he ate one.
  • Shark Man: In the teaser trailer, Tentacular is shown to be a gigantic bipedal shark monster.
  • Mix-and-Match Critters: In the teaser trailer, Tentacular is presented as a shark monster with tentacles for arms.


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