Romeo: A Dog’s Story is a 2011 3D American animated film directed by Gary Trousdale and co-directed by John Stevenson, Mark Osborne and Mike Mitchell.
Trousdale also directed The Donkey Movie. The film scheduled for release on August 5, 2011 in United States. The film stars the voices of John Leguizamo, Demi Moore, Kiefer Sutherland, Queen Latifah, David Wenham, Pamela Adlon, Cree Summer, Geoffrey Rush and Patrick Stewart with other voices in the cast include Hugh Jackman, Hugo Weaving, Nicole Kidman, Rachael Taylor, Saoirse Ronan, Jamie Foxx, Dan Fogler, Emilie de Ravin, Jason Alexander and Djimon Hounsou.
- John Leguizamo as Romeo
- Simon Pegg as Mr Parrot
- Nick Frost as Polly
- Demi Moore
- Kiefer Sutherland as Samson, a lion from Central Park Zoo.
- D.B. Sweeney as
- Queen Latifah as
- David Wenham as
- Pamela Adlon
- Jim Belushi as Benny, a squirrel and Samson’s best friend.
- Danny Glover
- Anika Noni Rose
- Djimon Hounsou
- Joan Plowright
- Laurence Fishburne
- Alfre Woodard
- Geoffrey Rush
On July 10, 2009, It was announced that Hugh Jackman, Michael J. Fox, Hugo Weaving, Demi Moore, Jason Alexander, Nicole Kidman and Neil Patrick Harris joined the cast. In July 24, John Leguizamo and Denis Leary officialy joined the cast. On July 28, Jamie Foxx and will.i.am were both officially announced. On August 2, Kiefer Sutherland, D.B. Sweeney, Queen Latifah, Simon Pegg and Nick Frost joined the voice cast along with Jim Belushi, Alfre Woodard, Michael Clarke Duncan, Rachael Taylor, Djimon Hounsou, Dan Fogler, Janeane Garofalo, Eddie Izzard, Laurence Fishburne, Geoffrey Rush, Julianna Margulies, Richard Kind, Danny Glover and Anika Noni Rose.
- John Powell was set to compose the film but dropped out because of schedule conflicts on How to Train Your Dragon.
- Neil Patrick Harris’ second animated film.
- Released the same year as Cars 2, Prom and African Cats, also distributed by Walt Disney Pictures.
- Demi Moore and Joan Plowright were in The Secret Letter
- Demi Moore and Kiefer Sutherland were both featured in A Few Good Men.
- While actors recorded their dialogue, human vocalizations were used for the humans and animals. Also, the sounds for the animals were recordings of real-life animals.
- Laurence Fishburne and Demi Moore both starred in Bobby.