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Full 'Hotel Transylvania' Trailer: Adam Sandler Returns to Acoustic Buffoonery

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That's My Boy failed to capture the public's interest in Adam Sandler doing a funny voice, so this fall, Sandler will once again attempt some kind of parental redemption story (now as Dracula, in case the problem was that Adam Sandler wasn't Dracula). As before, Andy Samberg is along for the ride, but this time Sandler's aloof offspring is a vampiric little girl--or a "little GHOUL," as Sandler Dracula punnily remarks. And that's exactly where this trailer lost me forever.

I honestly would have thought Samurai Jack director Genndy Tartakovsky would bring more engaging stylization to the kicks to the nuts.

  • April 24, 2012
    The first teaser trailer for Hotel Transylvania did a good job assuring everyone that Adam Sandler and friends would pal around vocally just as readily as they pal around in person for any number of Grown Ups films. But, as lovers of scatological humor surely noticed, it did no... / Continue →
  • March 27, 2012
    In this first teaser for Sony Pictures' Hotel Transylvania, an Adam Sandler-voiced Dracula calls the titular inn "a place I built for all those monsters hiding from the persecution of humankind." The description works equally well for the film as a whole, which hides Sandler, K... / Continue →
  • July 5, 2011
    Reaffirming Grown Ups' timeless message that Adam Sandler likes getting his friends jobs, that film's amassing of Sandler, Kevin James, David Spade, and Steve Buscemi will once again be happening, this time for Sony Pictures Animation's 3-D comedy Hotel Transylvania. Andy Sambe... / Continue →
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