World Home is a 2016 American-Australian animated science fiction comedy-adventure film produced by Fantemation for Lionsgate. The third feature film from Fantemation, it was directed by Vance Schultz and Ben Gluck and written by Jonathan Aibel and Glenn Berger.
World Home premiered on May 29, 2016 at the 2016 Annecy International Animated Film Festival, and was released in the United States on June 24, 2016. It received mixed reviews from critics, but was a box office success, grossing $651 million worldwide on a budget of $70 million.
- Main article: World Home/Soundtrack
World Home was initially going to be released on September 23, 2016, but Lionsgate was moved the release up to June 10, 2016, as its September 2016 slot is taken by Warner Animation Group's Storks. It was released in 2D, 3D, and IMAX 3D using DMR. The film premiered at the 2016 Annecy International Animated Film Festival on May 29, 2016.
- The first teaser trailer was released on September 25, 2015, and was attached to Hotel Transylvania 2, Goosebumps, Jem and the Holograms, The Peanuts Movie, and The Good Dinosaur.
- The second teaser trailer was released on December 9, 2015, and was attached to Luna & Zak, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip, Daddy's Home and Kung Fu Panda 3.
- The first theatrical trailer was released on March 3, 2016, and was attached to Zootopia, Miracles from Heaven, The Jungle Book and Ratchet & Clank.
- The final theatrical trailer was released on May 19, 2016, and was attached to The Angry Birds Movie, Alice Through the Looking Glass and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows.
- The first 45-second TV spot for the film premiered on February 7, 2016 during Super Bowl 50 on CBS. TV spots aired between April and June of 2016.
- McDonald's released 6 Happy Meal toys based on the characters from the film.
A video game based on the film, titled World Home: Freya & Arthur's Quest, was released on June 21, 2016 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo 3DS, Wii U, and published by GameMill Entertainment. A mobile game titled World Home: Cheese Catch was released on May 17, 2016 for iOS and Android devices.
World Home was released on digital HD on November 1, 2016 and on Blu-ray and DVD on November 15, 2016.
To see the main transcript of the film, click here.
To see the transcript for the trailers of the film, click here.