Monday September 24, “Pitch Perfect” had its premiere at ArcLight Hollywood in Hollywood, Calif. Pitch Perfect” was directed by Jason Moore and stars Anna Kendrick, Brittany Snow and Rebel Wilson.
Joining Anna on the red carpet premiere were Elizabeth Banks, Chaz Dean, Jasmin Villegas, Savannah Jayde, Kether Donahue, TV Personality Kelly Hyland, producer Max Handelman, Kathryn Newton, Claudia Lee, Ben Platt, Hana Mae Lee, Alexis Knapp, Anna Kendrick, Elizabeth Perkins, Skylar Astin, Brittany Snow, Rebel Wilson, Tyler Posey, Bella Thorne, John Michael Higgins, Tricia Helfer, Ester Dean, Caroline Sunshine, Adam DeVine, Rebecca Black, Pia Toscano, writer Kay Cannon, director Jason Moore, Chief Operating Officer of Universal Studios Ron Meyer, Universal Pictures Co-chairman Donna Langley, executive producer Scott Niemeyer, Producer Paul Brooks, Universal Pictures chairman Adam Fogelson, JR Bourne, Elizabeth Perkins, cinematographer Julio Macat, writer Mickey Rapkin, Dylan Riley Snyder, Kelli Goss, Adam Irigoyen, Shelley Regner, Alex Newell, Michael Viruet, Nikki Deloach, David Del Rio, Billy Unger and Danielle Vasinova.
In “Pitch Perfect,” Beca (Anna Kendrick), a freshman at Barden University, is cajoled into joining The Bellas – her school’s all-girls singing group. Injecting some much needed energy into their repertoire, The Bellas take on their male rivals in a campus competition.
“Pitch Perfect” will hit theaters on Friday, September 28 and will battle for box office dollars this weekend with the science fiction action flick “Looper,” the new drama starring Viola Davis “Won’t Back Down,” and the animated film “Hotel Transylvania.”
“Pitch Perfect” is rated PG-13 for sexual material, language and drug references and has a run-time of 1 hour and 52 minutes.
See more premiere photographs at:
View slideshow: “Pitch Perfect” Hollywood premiere with Elizabeth Banks
View slideshow: “Pitch Perfect” Hollywood premiere after party
Receive e-mail alerts when new reviews are available. Just click on the “Subscribe” button above. Thank you!
Whatever your movie choice this week, please remember your movie theater etiquette: silence your cell phones & no texting, please don’t talk during the film and remove your children if they become a distraction to other audience members. Don’t forget that laughing, crying and cheering are always approved behavior and even encouraged.
-Kay Shackleton is a film historian with special focus on Silent Films, see her work on SilentHollywood.com