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(2017)

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A short show about Ferdinand is shown on TV every Christmas Eve in Sweden. It's a very popular and known tradition in most homes.
This is the first Blue Sky Studios released during a holiday season since The Peanuts Movie (2015).
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This marks the 4th animated film John Cena has been involved after Scooby-Doo! WrestleMania Mystery (2014), The Flintstones & WWE: Stone Age Smackdown (2015), and Surf's Up 2: WaveMania (2017), as well as the 1st to release theatrically.
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"Ferdinand The Bull" was a Disney short animation film first shown in 1938.
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Originally intended to release in July 2017, then it was pushed back to December 20th the same year, then it was pushed forward to December 15th, releasing the same day as Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017).
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Kate McKinnon's 3rd Animated Film, after Angry Birds (2016) and Finding Dory (2016).
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Carlos Saldahna also directed Ice Age: The Meltdown (2006), Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs (2009), Rio (2011), and Rio 2 (2014), respectively.
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This is John Cena's second animated film in 2017. He is also in Surf's Up 2: WaveMania (2017), 11 months prior
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This film marks the 4th Blue Sky Studios film that's based on a book after Dr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who! (2008), Epic (2013), and The Peanuts Movie (2015) which is a comic strip.
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Despite coming out in 3D, the first trailer nor poster mention it's 3D release.
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The 6th Blue Sky Studios movie to use human characters after Ice Age (2002), Rio (2011), Epic (2013), Rio 2 (2014) and The Peanuts Movie (2015). All others were humanless.
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Blue Sky Studios and WWE are both based in Connecticut.
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Blue Sky Studios' 12th feature film.
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This will be Gabriel Iglesias' fifth animated feature in 2017. He was also in Smurfs: The Lost Village (2017), The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature (2017), The Star (2017) and Coco (2017).
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Gina Rodriguez and Gabriel Iglesias' 2nd Animated Film together, after The Star (2017) released a month prior.
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David Tennant's 3rd Animated Film, after How to Train Your Dragon (2010) and The Pirates! Band of Misfits (2012).
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Angus shares the same name as the Persian cat, Angus from Rock Dog (2016).
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In the trailer, the scenes where Una, Dos, and Cuatro roll themselves up is an illusion to Sonic the Hedgehog. One of them is even blue like Sonic is.
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Although Ferdinand is a Pieceful Bull that does not wish to partake in any Fierce Fighting, his voice actor John Cena in real life is known for being a Wrestler.
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Is the first Blue Sky Studios film to simply use the name of the Main Protagonist in the title.
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Gabriel Iglesias and Bobby Cannavale's second animated film together, after _The Nut Job 2: Nutty By Nature (2017)_, released 4 months earlier.
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Walt Disney previously produced a short film that won an Academy Award for Best Animated Short.
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Spoilers 

The trivia items below may give away important plot points.

In the movie The Blind Side (2009), Sandra Bullock's character Leigh Anne reads her son and Michael the book of Ferdinand
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David Tennant's 2nd Animated Film Based On A Book, after How to Train Your Dragon (2010) 7 Year Prior.
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