MITM: Tom & Jerry the Movie – Lee Speaks With Ben Shepard & Kate Garraway
Written by lee.medd@ALIVE.local on March 26, 2021
One of the most beloved rivalries in history is reignited for a whole new generation to discover as Tom & Jerry The Movie has landed on Premium Video on Demand.
I’m a MASSIVE Tom & Jerry fan, so I sat down to watch the film I had high expectations.
It all begins when Jerry moves into New York City’s finest hotel on the eve of “the wedding of the century,” forcing the event’s desperate planner to hire Tom to get rid of him, in director Tim Story’s “Tom & Jerry The Movie.” The ensuing cat and mouse battle threatens to destroy her career, the wedding and possibly the hotel itself. But soon, an even bigger problem arises: a diabolically ambitious staffer conspiring against all three of them.
The film is an eye-popping blend of classic animation and live action, Tom and Jerry’s new big-screen adventure stakes new ground for the iconic characters and forces them to do the unthinkable… work together to save the day.
I spoke with Kate Garraway and Ben Shepard who have roles in the film: