Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile is an upcoming live-action/CGI musical comedy based on the book series by Bernard Waber. The American film stars Javier Bardem, Constance Wu, and Shawn Mendes. Sony Pictures Entertainment India has announced that Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile will release across Indian theatres on November 4.
A new trailer is also released for the movie, which you can check out below:
The film will also feature original songs performed by Shawn Mendes who will voice the singing crocodile Lyle in the movie. The songs are written by the songwriting team behind Academy Award-nominated & Golden Globe and Grammy award-winning duo, Benj Pasek & Justin Paul of The Greatest Showman fame.
Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile is described as follows:
When the Primm family (Constance Wu, Scoot McNairy, Winslow Fegley) moves to New York City, their young son Josh struggles to adapt to his new school and new friends. All of that changes when he discovers Lyle – a singing crocodile (Shawn Mendes) who loves baths, caviar and great music-living in the attic of his new home. The two become fast friends, but when Lyle’s existence is threatened by evil neighbour Mr. Grumps (Brett Gelman), the Primm’s must band together with Lyle’s charismatic owner, Hector P. Valenti (Javier Bardem), to show the world that family can come from the most unexpected places and there’s nothing wrong with a big singing crocodile with an even bigger personality.
It also stars Winslow Fegley, Scoot McNairy, and Brett Gelman. The film is directed by Will Speck and Josh Gordon.
Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile, opens in Indian theatres on November 4, 2022, and in US theatres on October 7, 2022.