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Norm of the North (2016)

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When a real estate development invades his Arctic home, Norm and his three lemming friends head to New York City, where Norm becomes the mascot of the corporation in an attempt to bring it down from the inside and protect his homeland.

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Cast

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Norm (voice)
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Vera (voice)
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Mr. Greene (voice)
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Socrates (voice)
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Grandfather (voice)
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Tamecia (voice)
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Laurence, the Actor (voice)
Maya Kay ...
Olympia (voice)
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Stan / Pablo (voice)
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Councilwoman Klubeck (voice)
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Forebear (voice)
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Female Tourist (voice)
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Daughter (voice)
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Chef Kozawa (voice)
Keith Ferguson ...
Human Tourist (voice)
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When a real estate development invades his Arctic home, Norm and his three lemming friends head to New York City, where Norm becomes the mascot of the corporation in an attempt to bring it down from the inside and protect his homeland.

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Rated PG for mild rude humor and action | See all certifications »

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15 January 2016 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Norm y los Invencibles  »

Box Office

Budget:

$18,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$6,675,000 (USA) (17 January 2016)

Gross:

$17,017,118 (USA) (13 March 2016)
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Trivia

Walk the Moon sued the producers for unauthorized use of the song "Shut Up and Dance." See more »

Goofs

Polar bears can hold their breath underwater for less than three minutes, making the ending scene where Norm is drowning useless, because Norm could have just pushed the bars away(because he weighs 300 pounds) and swam up to surface. See more »

Quotes

Norm: We've really got our work cut out for us. What can a bear like me do in a city like this?
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References The Birds (1963) See more »

Soundtracks

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Written by Dawin (as Darwin Polanco)
Performed by Dawin featuring Silento
Courtesy of Casablanca Records / Republic Records
under license from Universal Music Enterprises
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One of the greatest animes I've ever seen!
13 January 2016 | by See all my reviews

Oh my gosh. I thought after Cory In the House, anime could not reach that height again, especially after garbage like Attack on Titan and Ponyo.

With shows like Johnny Test, we've merely scratched the surface of potential for a new otaku golden age. My Little Pony further progresses it into something highly enjoyable, but it doesn't quite reach that explosion of entertainment that the mid-2000s golden age did (Shrek, Cory In The House, Bee Movie).

And then came Norm of the North.

Screw Attack baby-ass Naruto. Sianara Wind Rises. THIS is the new standard for ALL future anime!

I have never seen a single anime before with THIS amount of effort, passion, brains, and most importantly, HEART put in. The story is so complex and engaging. A bear discriminated against and outcasted from society discovers that his village is becoming invaded and enslaved by an ancient legend proved true: The army of human supremacists who spread their propaganda among their people to devour a race weaker then them. Norm the Bear must voyage to the world of the enemy and convince their people to unite in harmony with the bears in order to save his village from tyranny, fascism, and genocide.

Every character is incredibly deep and impressively characterized. The animation is unique where it makes the world feel lifelike yet fanatical enough to submerge you from reality.

Dare I say it Norm of the North is better than CORY IN THE HOUSE!!!!

11/10. It achieves the impossible.


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