One poor dog, looking for a cat mentor, getting trained by cats, to save the same cats from another villainous cat. That’s too many felines for one little canine. And you thought you have a hard life; but it is what it is, and it is Paws of Fury: The Legend of Hank.
The forthcoming animated martial arts comedy follows a hard-on-karma canine, Hank who fantasies about turning into a samurai. In this way, he looks for a mentor in former samurai cat, Jimbo to protect himself from the terrible dogs of the town (and some cat bullies). In the process, he winds up becoming the protector of his town, attempting to save them from a villainous cat by the name of, Ika Chu.
When Is Paws of Fury: The Legend of Hank’s Release Date?
Paws of Fury: The Legend of Hank was first scheduled to be released on July 22, 2022, but was later changed to be released on July 15, 2022.
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Who Are the Confirmed Characters in Paws of Fury: The Legend of Hank?
Michael Cera as Hank
Samuel L. Jackson as Jimbo
Ricky Gervais as Ika Chu
Mel Brooks as Shogun
George Takei as Ohga
Kylie Kuioka as Emiko
Michelle Yeoh as Yuki
In other roles, you will find Gabriel Iglesias as Chuck, a clumsy calico cat, Djimon Hounsou as Sumo, a giant ginger cat, Aasif Mandvi as Ichiro, a tuxedo cat, and Cathy Shim as Little Mama, the grand dame of Kakamucho.
When is Paws of Fury: The Legend of Hank set?
Paws of Fury: The Legend of Hank does not hint at any specific time period. However, similarly as with most stories like these, Hank’s universe is set in a fantasy, magical land, probably in the Edo time of Japan, when samurais existed And since there are a lot of modern pop culture references, it is likewise reasonable to expect that the timeline of the film movie is a mix of ancient and contemporary periods.