Film Review: Hop (2011)

Hop

PG

95 Mins

2011

Animation | Comedy | Family

Plot: E.B., the Easter Bunny’s teenage son, heads to Hollywood, determined to become a drummer in a rock ‘n’ roll band. In LA, Fred takes him in after the out-of-work slacker hits E.B. with his car.
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Movie Summary:

E.B. is the Easter Bunny’s son; he loves to drum and does not want to become the Easter Bunny. After an argument with his father E.B. runs away to Hollywood in the attempts to become a drummer in a rock ‘n’ roll band. Fred who hits E.B. with his car takes him in; Fred is out of work and was kicked out his parents’ house in a sort of intervention. Fred helps E.B. to get his dream of being a rock ‘n’ roll drummer after E.B. performed on Hoff knows talent. All the while, “The Red Burettes” the Easter bunny’s guards were looking for E.B. and E.B. takes out a whole chicken and put it in a pot of boiling water before escaping into the limousine, which was sent to pick him up, in order to get them off his trail. Fred is taken hostage as the Burettes take the pot, thinking that E.B. is dead. The chicken who was the Easter bunny’s second in command had been setting his sights on the position of Easter bunny and takes over during this time. E.B. shows up and helps to save Easter. After all the drama E.B. decides to become the Easter bunny with the help of Fred who would also be the Easter bunny. Fred visits his family with his new job, of course, they are skeptical at first but when they see that he is telling the truth the come around.

Not a bad movie, VERY predictable, somewhat boring, good kids movie nonetheless.

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