Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation

Release Date: July 13th, 2018

DVD Release Date: October 9th, 2018

PG |1 hr 37 min

Plot Summary

Your favorite monster family boards a luxury cruise ship so Dracula can take a summer vacation from the hotel. It's smooth sailing for the pack as they indulge in all of the fun the cruise has to offer, including monster volleyball, exotic excursions and catching up on their moon tans. But the dream vacation soon turns into a nightmare when Mavis realizes Drac has fallen for the mysterious captain of the ship, Ericka, who hides a dangerous secret that could destroy them all.

Cast: Adam Sandler, Andy Samberg, Selena Gomez, Kevin James, Fran Drescher, Steve Buscemi, Molly Shannon, David Spade

Director: Genndy Tartakovsky

Genres: Children , Fantasy , Adventure , Comedy , Animated

Production Co: Sony Pictures Animation

Distributors: Sony Pictures Entertainment, Columbia Pictures

Keywords: 2010s , Cheeky , Family , Love , Relationships , Daughter , Amusing , Lighthearted ,

Ratings & Reviews

  • 60
    Matt SingerScreenCrush

    The’re not a lot of momentum to Hotel Transylvania 3; this is a children’s film after all. But the character and location designs are inventive and appealing, and there are several memorable set pieces, including a wordless scuba diving sequence that draws heavy inspiration from classic Warner Bros. cartoons. show more

  • 50
    Frank LoveceFilm Journal International

    Aside from a witty montage near the start of the movie and sparks of his cheeky, goodhearted subversiveness later on, most of Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation is bludgeoningly broad and obvious. show more

  • 50
    John DeForeThe Hollywood Reporter

    The movie flirts with the usual mixed-signals of romantic comedy, but is on much more solid ground with sight gags (as when Drac's jello-like blob friend happily absorbs the slice-and-smash violence Ericka aims at the vampire) and character work that depends less on celebrity voice talent than on body-language animation. show more

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