UPDATED Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile Quotes and Review:
I was so excited to take my family to go and see the movie Lyle Lyle Crocodile.
The movie is about a family who moved to New York and their son, Josh, who struggles to make friends.
He then discovers a living talking and singing crocodile in his attic. The movie is about friendship and love. The true star of the show if you were to ask me was their neighbor Mr. Grumps.
Mr. Grumps is played by actor, Brett Gelman. You will recognize Mr. Grumps from stranger things. He was the conspiracy theorist in the show.
Lile Lile is played by Shawn Mendes. Although Lyle doesn’t talk he does sing. Lyle helps the family discover themselves and discover fun.
Our family found the movie to be funny and cute. My youngest daughter is nine and she enjoyed the movie the most out of my family.
“Most people move out of the city when they have kids.” -Josh Primm
“The city must do something about these double strollers.” -Mr. Grumps
“Mom, I feel like I belong here because of Lyle.” – Josh
“We have a crocodile and now David Copperfield living in our attic.” – Scott
“And will you quit drawing him it’s weird.” – Scott
Sony’s Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile will be in theaters soon! We are excited to see the movie early for an Advance Screening! Plus, the movie is playing on one of my favorite screens!
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Enter for a chance to win a family 4-pack of tickets from Enza’s Bargains. 10 winners will be chosen via a random drawing on Friday, September 30, and notified via email. Your name will be on the list. Please check in with the screening rep when you arrive at the screening. Please note, your name on the list does not guarantee entry. Screening is overbooked to ensure a full house. Please arrive early. Seating is limited to theatre capacity. Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile opens in theatres on Oct. 7!
Lyle the Crocodile is a fictional character from the children’s book series “The House on East 88th Street” written by Bernard Waber. The story is about a family who adopts a crocodile named Lyle and raises him as a pet. Lyle is portrayed as a friendly and well-behaved crocodile who lives in a house in New York City and enjoys listening to classical music and eating pancakes.
The series was first published in 1962 and became a beloved classic for kids and adults. Lyle The Crocodile books are a series of heartwarming and humorous stories that promote the importance of family, friendship, and acceptance. It has been adapted in various forms, like animations and musicals. Now it is a movie!
Based on the best-selling book series by Bernard Waber, Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile is a live-action/CGI musical comedy that brings this beloved character to a new, global audience.
When the Primm family (Constance Wu, Scoot McNairy, Winslow Fegley) moves to New York City, their young son Josh struggles to adapt to his new school and new friends. All of that changes when he discovers Lyle – a singing crocodile (Shawn Mendes) who loves baths, caviar and great music-living in the attic of his new home. The two become fast friends, but when Lyle’s existence is threatened by evil neighbor Mr. Grumps (Brett Gelman), the Primm’s must band together with Lyle’s charismatic owner, Hector P. Valenti (Javier Bardem), to show the world that family can come from the most unexpected places and there’s nothing wrong with a big singing crocodile with an even bigger personality.
Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile will feature original songs performed by Shawn Mendes and written by the songwriting team behind The Greatest Showman, Benj Pasek & Justin Paul. Joining Pasek and Paul in writing original songs for the film are Ari Afsar, Emily Gardner Xu Hall, Mark Sonnenblick, and Joriah Kwamé. Directed and produced by Will Speck and Josh Gordon, the screenplay is by Will Davies. The film is produced by Hutch Parker and executive produced by Kevin K. Vafi, Dan Wilson, Robert J. Dohrmann, Benj Pasek, Justin Paul, Tarak Ben Ammar and Andy Mitchell. The Sony Pictures film will release in the US on October 7, 2022.
Special Early Screening
Monday, Oct. 3 at 6pm!
Union Station’s Extreme Screen
30 W. Pershing Road – Lower Level B
Kansas City, MO 64108
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