Dracula invites some of the most famous monsters to celebrate the th birthday of his daughter Mavis with a 18 year old aspect. When the "human-free hotel" is unexpectedly visited by an ordinary year-old traveler named Jonathan, Dracula must protect Mavis from falling in love with him before the hotel's guests learn a human is in the castle, which may jeopardize the hotel's future and his career. The film was released on September 28, , by Sony Pictures Releasing , and was met with mixed critical reception, while the general public received it favorably, with many of them and some critics praising the colorful cartoony animation, humor and voice acting, while criticizing the predictable story and writing. It launched a franchise with a sequel titled Hotel Transylvania 2 , which takes place seven years after the first film,  released in ,  and a third film titled Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation released in In in the aftermath of the death of his wife Martha Jackie Sandler at the hands of an angry human mob , Count Dracula Adam Sandler commissions and builds a massive five-star, monsters-only hotel in Transylvania , in which he raises his daughter Mavis Selena Gomez and to serve as a safe-place getaway for the world's monsters from fear of human persecution.
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Hotel Transylvania 2 opens tonight at pm courtesy of Columbia. So, can lightning strike twice? If this were even a few years ago, I would say yes. But animated sequels, as a financial sub-genre, have been quite hit-and-miss over the last few years.
It is based on and serves as a prequel to the film Hotel Transylvania , taking place four years before the events of the first film, focusing on the teenage years of Mavis and her friends at the Hotel Transylvania. In Canada, the series premiered October 2, , on Teletoon. On September 12, , a second season was announced. The series takes place four years before the film and follows Mavis and her friends as they have fun adventures at the hotel.
Sign in. Watch now. Title: Hotel Transylvania Dracula and his friends try to bring out the monster in his half human, half vampire grandson in order to keep Mavis from leaving the hotel. Count Dracula and company participate in a cruise for sea-loving monsters, unaware that their boat is being commandeered by the monster-hating Van Helsing family.