'Dolittle' - Official Movie Trailer For Film Based On Beloved Children's Book

'Dolittle' - Official Movie Trailer For Film Based On Beloved Children's Book

The beloved children’s story comes to life in a whole new way with the upcoming film, ‘Dolittle.’


Dr. John Dolittle is the title character of the popular Hugh Lofting book series. It all started in 1920 with the release of ‘The Story Of Doctor Dolittle’ about a talented doctor who can talk to animals.

With fifteen books in the series, Dr. Dolittle became a pop culture phenomenon spurning numerous movies, stage adaptations and even a stage musical. In 2020, the story becomes bigger than ever with the live action feature film starring Robert Downey Jr. as Dr. Dolittle.

After suffering the loss of his wife, the doctor becomes a recluse who hides away in his manor with only the company of his animals. For seven years, he shuts himself off from the world until the queen falls ill and requires his help.

As he searches for a cure, Dr. Dolittle sets out on an epic journey that combines exotic creatures, action and tons of adventure. Along the way, we meet many exciting characters voiced by top actors such as Octavia Spencer, Emma Thompson, Marion Cotillard, Ralph Fiennes, Tom Holland, John Cena and Rami Malek.

This star-studded cast joins Academy Award winning director Stephen Gaghan and fellow actors Antonio Banderas and Michael Sheen for a film that is sure to be an incredible adventure for the entire family.

Get ready for a wild ride as ‘Dolittle’ is set to hit theaters on January 17, 2020. Will you be watching as Dr. Dolittle comes to life on the big screen?