Disney have released the first trailer and details of the new 20th Century Fox family movie, The Art of Racing in the Rain. It will be released in cinemas on August 9th, which was the original release date of Artemis Fowl.
Based on the best-selling novel by Garth Stein, THE ART OF RACING IN THE RAIN is a heartfelt tale narrated by a witty and philosophical dog named Enzo (voiced by Kevin Costner). Through his bond with his owner, Denny Swift (Milo Ventimiglia), an aspiring Formula One race car driver, Enzo has gained tremendous insight into the human condition and understands that the techniques needed on the racetrack can also be used to successfully navigate the journey of life. The film follows Denny and the loves of his life – his wife, Eve (Amanda Seyfried), their young daughter Zoe (Ryan Kiera Armstrong), and ultimately, his true best friend, Enzo.
Check out the trailer below:
Disney haven’t confirmed too many details about what Fox titles will be coming to Disney, though they did announce a selection of family friendly movies and shows will be available on Disney+ at last months Investors Day event.
While many Fox movies wouldn’t be suitable for Disney+, The Art of Racing in the Rain looks to be the perfect family friendly movie to have available on Disney+, however due to existing contracts with Starz, it might take a while for this movie to become available on Disney+. Disney have also been promoting the movie on their social media channels, which shows its aimed at a family audience.
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Roger has been a Disney fan since he was a kid and this interest has grown over the years. He has visited Disney Parks around the globe and has a vast collection of Disney movies and collectibles. He is the owner of What's On Disney Plus & DisKingdom.