The Adventures of Tintin


1h 46m 2011

Brief Synopsis

The film is based on the comic strip "Tintin" and a series of books by George "Herge" Remi, about the fearless young reporter Tintin. Tintin is on the trail of a big story which leads him into a world of high adventure. When he and his friends find the directions to a sunken ship, they go off to find the treasure it contained and Tintin must face the notorious Red Rackham.

Film Details

Also Known As
Adventures of Tintin, Adventures of Tintin: Secret of the Unicorn, The, Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn, Les aventures de Tintin, aventures de Tintin, avonturen van Kuifje: Het geheim van de eenhoorn
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2011
Distribution Company
Paramount Pictures

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 46m

Synopsis

The film is based on the comic strip "Tintin" and a series of books by George "Herge" Remi, about the fearless young reporter Tintin. Tintin is on the trail of a big story which leads him into a world of high adventure. When he and his friends find the directions to a sunken ship, they go off to find the treasure it contained and Tintin must face the notorious Red Rackham.

Crew

Seb Abante

Photography

David Abbott

Visual Effects

John Aberdein

Software Engineer

Johan Aberg

Animation Director

Alberto Abril

Animator

Gino Acevedo

Art Director

Holly Acton

Digital Artist

Ryan Adams

Visual Effects

Richard Addison-wood

Software Engineer

Michael Aerni

Animator

Gustav Ahren

Modelmaker

Timo Aila

Software Engineer

Samantha Ainsley

Software Engineer

Malcolm Aitchison

Software Engineer

Harry E. Aitken

Set Production Assistant

Matt Aitken

Visual Effects Supervisor

Neil Aldridge

Supervising Sound Editor

Tim Alexander

Software Engineer

Candice Alger

Visual Effects

Lee Alison

Camera Operator

Ian Allard

Visual Effects

Mark Edward Allen

Visual Effects

Sean Allen

Stunt Performer

Stephen Allison

Rendering Artist

Jon Allitt

Visual Effects Supervisor

Antonio Almaraz

Costume Supervisor

Marcus Alqueres

Animator

Jan Althaus

Software Engineer

Alfred Amarkarian

Visual Effects

Svend Andersen

Software Engineer

Adam Anderson

Concept Artist

Glenn Anderson

Software Engineer

Pippa Anderson

Post-Production Supervisor

Raine Anderson

Digital Artist

Scott E Anderson

Visual Effects Supervisor

Nino Kristoffer C Aniceto

Animator

Joel Anscombe-smith

Boom Operator

Karen Ansel

Visual Effects

Lucy Appleby

Production Assistant

Jane Apthorp

Digital Artist

Christine Arboit

Character Animation

Ryan Arcus

Layout Artist

Georgy Arevshatov

Digital Artist

Elisabeth Arko

Visual Effects Editor

Yalda Armian

Modelmaker

Dan Armstrong

Visual Effects Editor

Shannon Armstrong

Production Assistant

Kyle Ashley

Visual Effects

Clare Ashton

Visual Effects

Daniel Ashton

Digital Effects Artist

Mia Askew

Digital Artist

Richard Athorne

Visual Effects Designer

Andrew Atkinson

Software Engineer

Kevin Atkinson

Software Engineer

Jean-marie Aubry

Software Engineer

Derrick Auyoung

Animation Director

Ernie Avila

Models

Jean Luc Azzis

Compositor

Sindharmawan Bachtiar

Software Engineer

Michael Bain

Digital Artist

Andrew Baker

Visual Effects

Jeffrey Baker

Visual Effects Editor

Leslie Baker

Visual Effects

Simon Baker

Visual Effects

Robert Baldwin

Concept Artist

Robert Baldwin

Digital Artist

Anna Baltimore

Medic

Danielle Baneham

Set Production Assistant

Ravi Bansal

Concept Artist

Marco Barbati

Character Animation

Mark Barber

Visual Effects

Aaron Barlow

Animator

Ned Barraud

Digital Artist

Phil Barrenger

Cg Supervisor

Daniel Barrett

Animator

James M Barron

Propman

Jacob Barrow

Character Animation

Teresa Barsali

Visual Effects Editor

Greg Bartkus

Art Department Coordinator

David Basalla

Visual Effects

Jennifer Bash

Production Assistant

Addison Bath

Visual Effects

Erwann Baudet

Animation Director

Karl Baumann

Stunts

Peter Baustaedter

Matte Painter

Bryn Bayliss

Visual Effects

Steve Bayliss

Accountant

Daniel Bayona

Matte Painter

Hamish Beachman

Modelmaker

Jamie Beard

Animation Supervisor

Joseph Bebek

Propman

Kelly Bechtle-woods

Visual Effects

Lyse Beck

Costume Department

Samantha Becker

Assistant

Kathleen Beeler

Digital Artist

Laetitia Belen

Camera Assistant

Ramiro Belgardt

Music Editor

Brittany Bell

Visual Effects

Hamish Bell

Visual Effects

Dan Bennett

Digital Artist

David Bennett

Visual Effects Editor

James Bennett

Visual Effects

Michael Benton

Production

Renaud Bergeron

Visual Effects

Carlo Bernard

Other

Martin Bernfeld

Apprentice Editor

Dan Best

Assistant Editor

Natalie Best

Visual Effects

Pravin Bhat

Software Engineer

Shweta Bhatnagar

Layout Artist

Hannah Bianchini

Visual Effects Producer

Ian Bidgood

Film Lab

Kris Bieringa

Rendering Artist

Graham Binding

Animator

Ana Birch

Digital Artist

Jackson Bishop

Set Designer

Helen Blake

Visual Effects

Nick Blake

Stunt Performer

Mariano Blanc

Software Engineer

Robert Bloom

Visual Effects

Jennifer Bloomfield

Digital Artist

Rufus Blow

Character Animation

Richard Bluck

Camera Operator

Moragot Bodharamik

Visual Effects

Tamara Bogdanovic

Visual Effects Editor

Tony Bohorquez

Models

Scot Boland

Casting Director

Philip Boltt

Visual Effects Supervisor

Albert Bonnefous

Visual Effects

Alessandro Bonora

Modelmaker

Nick Booth

Digital Effects Artist

Jonathan Bot

Compositor

Jacob Botting

Visual Effects

Matthew Bouchard

Visual Effects

Antoine Bouthors

Software Engineer

Naomi Bowden

Production Assistant

Katreena Erin Bowell

Digital Artist

T.r. Boyce

Sound

Christopher Boyes

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Adam Bradley

Rotoscope Artist

Derek Bradley

Character Animation

Derek Brady

Layout Artist

Glen Bramley

Layout Artist

Benjamin Brenneur

Visual Effects Editor

Kristie Breslin

Visual Effects

Dr. Robert Bridson

Software Engineer

Simon Bright

Art Director

Greg Broadmore

Concept Artist

Clare Brody

Visual Effects

Jordan Vahid Brooks

Production Assistant

Jed Brophy

Stunt Performer

Sarah Broshar

Assistant Editor

Jason C Brown

Visual Effects

Tracey Brown

Film Lab

David Brunette

Visual Effects

Timothy Bruns

Lighting Technician

Julian Bryant

Compositor

Tanya Buchanan

Production

Andy Buckley R.n.

Medic

Sam Bui

Visual Effects

Matthew Bullock

Modelmaker

Joerg W Bungert

Colorist

Brent Burge

Supervising Sound Editor

Sebastian Burke

Software Engineer

Lesley Burkes-harding

Costume Designer

Victoria Burrows

Casting Director

Alex Burt

Animation Supervisor

Hans Butler

Visual Effects Editor

Julian Butler

Character Animation

Kurt Butler

Modelmaker

Hamza Butt

Modelmaker

Tim Butters

Camera Operator

Sam Buys

Other

Tom Buys

Sound

Robert Byrne

Visual Effects

Andreas Bystrom

Visual Effects

Regina Paula Cachuela

Animation Director

Djordje Cakovan

Modelmaker

Andrew Calder

Animator

Ed Calderon

Foreman

Sonia Calvert

Compositor

Charlie Camp

Production

Ben Campbell

Visual Effects

Eddie Campbell

Stunt Performer

Candice Campos

Production Supervisor

Cedric Canlas

Modelmaker

Jason Canovas

Adr/Dialogue Editor

Jeff Capogreco

Cg Supervisor

Taylor J Carrasco

Animation Director

Oliver Castle

Software Engineer

Norman Cates

Compositor

Vaughn Cato

Visual Effects

Myriam Catrin

Digital Artist

Nick Cattell

Matte Painter

Bradford De Caussin

Digital Artist

David Caeiro Cebrian

Visual Effects

Luke Chamberlain

Software Engineer

Scott Chambers

Compositor

Johnny Chan

Visual Effects Editor

Leslie Chan

Visual Effects

Film Details

Also Known As
Adventures of Tintin, Adventures of Tintin: Secret of the Unicorn, The, Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn, Les aventures de Tintin, aventures de Tintin, avonturen van Kuifje: Het geheim van de eenhoorn
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2011
Distribution Company
Paramount Pictures

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 46m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States on Video March 13, 2012

Wide Release in United States Winter December 21, 2011

Based on the comicstrip "Tintin" by George "Herge" Remi, which was first released in Belgium in 1929.

Wide Release in United States Winter December 21, 2011

Film received financing from the Hemisphere Tentpole Co-Financing Fund in an arrangement that included an "ultimates" deal through which the amount of Hemisphere's investment is tied to the film's early box office performance.

Released in United States on Video March 13, 2012

Project will feature motion-capture performances.

Steven Spielberg and Peter Jackson will each direct one installment, with the director of the third movie to be determined.