rise of the guardians image01 New Rise of the Guardians Clip Features Chris Pines Jack Frost & Hugh Jackmans Bunnymund

DreamWorks Animation has released this new clip from Peter Ramsey’s animated adventure flick ‘Rise of the Guardians,’ highlighting a confrontation between Chris Pine’s Jack Frost and Hugh Jackman’s Bunnymund (aka the Easter Bunny). Based on ‘The Guardians of Childhood’ book series by William Joyce and executive produced by Guillermo del Toro, the film features a voice cast of Chris Pine, Alec Baldwin, Hugh Jackman, Isla Fisher and Jude Law. ‘Rise of the Guardians’ follows a group of immortal Guardians who must join forces for the first time to protect the hopes, beliefs and imagination of children all over the world. The film is released in cinemas November 21st in the US and November 30th in the UK.

Rise of the Guardians, based on the forthcoming books by William Joyce, will be released on November 21, 2012. It is directed by Peter Ramsey (Monsters vs. Aliens: Mutant Pumpkins from Outer Space) and co-directed by Joyce.  The film is being produced by Christina Steinberg (Bee Movie, National Treasure) and Nancy Bernstein, long-time head of Production at DreamWorks Animation. Rise of the Guardians is being written by Pulitzer Prize winner David Lindsay-Abaire (Rabbit Hole) and executive produced by Guillermo del Toro and Michael Siegel.  It stars Chris Pine, Alec Baldwin, Hugh Jackman, Isla Fisher and Jude Law. More than a collection of the well-known childhood legends, Rise of the Guardians is an epic adventure that tells the story of a group of heroes – each with extraordinary abilities.  When an evil spirit known as Pitch lays down the gauntlet to take over the world, the immortal Guardians must join forces for the first time to protect the hopes, beliefs and imagination of children all over the world.