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Ferdinand (2017)

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After Ferdinand, a bull with a big heart, is mistaken for a dangerous beast, he is captured and torn from his home. Determined to return to his family, he rallies a misfit team on the ultimate adventure.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Young Valiente (voice)
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Young Guapo (voice)
Nile Diaz ...
Young Bones (voice)
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Young Ferdinand (voice)
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Screaming Matador / Additional Voices (voice)
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Moreno (voice)
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Ranch Hand #1 (voice)
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Juan (voice)
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Paco (voice)
Julia Scarpa Saldanha ...
Young Nina (voice) (as Julia Saldanha)
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Ferdinand (voice)
Lily Day ...
Nina (voice)
Rafael Scarpa Saldanha ...
Ice Cream Boy (voice) (as Rafael Saldanha)
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Storyline

Ferdinand, is a a giant bull with a big heart. he is mistaken for a dangerous beast and is captured and torn from his home and family. Determined to return to his family, he rallies a misfit team for the ultimate adventure. Set in Spain, Ferdinand proves you can't judge a bull by its cover.

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This Christmas, BULLieve. See more »


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Rated PG for rude humor, action and some thematic elements | See all certifications »

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15 December 2017 (USA)  »

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The Story of Ferdinand  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$111,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$13,401,586, 17 December 2017, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$76,891,116, 15 January 2018

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$209,894,718, 15 January 2018
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Gabriel Iglesias and Bobby Cannavale's second animated film together, after The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature (2017). See more »

Goofs

Ferdinand is named Ferdinand from birth, when he is being raised at the bull camp. He then runs away and is adopted by a new family, but how does this new family know that is name is Ferdinand? He was not wearing any identification tags, and he clearly couldn't speak to the humans to tell them this. See more »

Quotes

Lupe: [Seeing all the trash on the ground] Some people are pigs. Ooh, a sardine can!
[eats the can, but spits it out]
Lupe: That has turned.
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Crazy Credits

During the first half of the closing credits, family photos of Ferdinand alongside Juan, Nina, Paco, Lupe and the rest of bulls are shown. See more »


Soundtracks

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Written by Nick Jonas, Jason Evigan, Sean Douglas, Jonathan Tucker, and PJ Bianco
Performed by Nick Jonas
Courtesy of Island Records under license from Universal Music Enterprises
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Small, but enjoyable.
11 January 2018 | by See all my reviews

"Ferdinand" is what it is. A small story about a bull who prefers smelling flowers over fighting. Some things lacking were the over abundance of side characters and the inclusion of pop music. If the only characters had just been Ferdinand, the other bulls, his owner that he grows up with, and the Matador, it would have been a better movie. The good things about it, however, were Ferdinand's character along with his interactions with the other bulls and his relationship with the girl that raises him. The humor even gets a few laughs as well. If you enjoy a small story with a likable protagonist and a good message, but are willing to put up with some mildly annoying side characters, then this movie is right for you.


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