What do you do when you’re born with a hunch in your back? In the land of Malaria, you become an Igor. Directed by award-winning animation verteran Tony Leondis (Prince of Egypt, The Road to El Dorado, Lilo & Stitch 2) and from Max Howard, producer involved in such films as The Little Mermaid, Who Framed Roger Rabbit, Aladdin and The Lion King, comes Igor. This playful and irreverent comedy brings a new twist to the classic monster genre. Igor is the story of a made scientist’s hunchback lab assistant who dreams of becoming an evil scientist and winning first place at the annual Evil Science Fair. Starring Steve Buscemi (Charlotte’s Web), John Cleese (Shrek 2, Shrek 3) and John Cusack (High Fidelity, Grace is Gone), Igor is sure to re-invent the mad scientist genre for a new generation. (Source)
A hunchbacked lab assistant has big dreams of becoming a mad scientist and winning the first place prize at the annual Evil Science Fair. (Source)
That's the story of Igor, mad scientists' assistant, whose dream is to win the first prize at the annual Evil Science Fair. Teaser is not informative but has some funny moments.
Release date: 19 September 2008
Starring: John Cusack, Steve Buscemi, Jennifer Coolidge, Eddie Izzard