Grace's Great Escape! (2021)
R | 1h 30min | Animation, Comedy, Horror | 3 September 2021 (USA)
Grace Bortz attempts to escape a prisoner teleportation center with her alien-like antics.
Director, Producers and Writer
Director and Writer: Chris Sanders
Producers: Seth MacFarlane, Timur Bekmambetov, Mark Burg, Oren Koules, Brian Henson
Peyton List, John DiMaggio, Tress MacNeille (see full cast below)
Cast overview, first billed only:
- Peyton List-...-Grace Bortz
- John DiMaggio-...-Robot Santa Claus
- Tress MacNeille-...-Linda van Schoonhoven, Mutant Vyolet and Dr. Cahill (voice-over)
- Maurice LaMarche-...-Clamps and Calculon (voice-over)
- David Herman-...-Roberto and King Roberto
- Billy West-...-Ken and Robo-puppy
- Susan Silo-...-Computer System (voice-over)
Written by Chris Sanders
Genres: Animation | Comedy | Horror | Mystery | Sci-Fi | Thriller
Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)
Rated R for pervasive language and a disturbing bloody image | See all certifications >>
Parents Guide: View content advisory >>
6 August 2021 (USA, limited theatrical release)
3 September 2021 (USA, theatrical release)
7 December 2021 (USA, home release)
- Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) (presents)
- OTL Releasing (presents)
- BH Tilt (presents)
- Bazelevs Company (in association with)
- Fuzzy Door Productions (in association with)
- Twisted Pictures (in association with)
- Henson Alternative (in association with)
- Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
- OTL Releasing
- BH Tilt
- Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (DVD) (2021)
- Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Blu-Ray) (2021)
- The film was originally scheduled for release on October 1, 2021.
- On January 21, 2021, the film was pushed back four weeks to October 29 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
- On March 5, 2021, the film was pushed back one week to November 5, replacing Five Nights in Robot Hell: Murder on the Handcart Express.
- On April 2, 2021, the film was pushed back one month to December 10.
- On May 14, 2021, the film was moved up four months to August 6.
- On July 21, 2021, the film switched to a limited release on August 6 following a wide release on September 3 due to competition issues after Vivo was rescheduled for August 6, 2021, leaving Paramount Pictures out of the competition with Columbia Pictures and Warner Bros. Pictures.
- This makes it the first Zachary, Grace and Lexia film to receive a limited and wide release.
- The film's title is a play on and is a reference to the former Tomorrowland attraction at Magic Kingdom, Stitch's Great Escape! (2004).
- On May 1, 2020, it was announced that Sony Pictures Home Entertainment had taken over home video distribution after Universal Pictures Home Entertainment dropped out of all future Zachary, Grace and Lexia films due to the studio no longer releasing movies in AMC Theatres in response to the streaming success of Trolls World Tour (2020).
- This is the last Zachary, Grace and Lexia film to use the 2012 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer logo before CPMB: Aztec Adventure, Respect (2021) and Trapped in the Shed: Birthday Wish debut the 2021 logo.