"Jojo Rabbit" is a 2019 comedy-drama film directed by Taika Waititi.
The starring cast includes Roman Griffin Davis, Thomasin McKenzie, Taika Waititi, Rebel Wilson, Stephen Merchant, Alfie Allen, Sam Rockwell, Scarlett Johansson, Archie Yates, Luke Brandon Field and others.

Here are "Jojo Rabbit" movie trailer, plot summary, full cast and characters, release date and everything we know so far.

Trailer

Is there a trailer for Jojo Rabbit movie?

SearchlightPictures on Tuesday, September 03, 2019 released the trailer for "Jojo Rabbit" you can watch here:
JOJO RABBIT | Official Trailer | FOX Searchlight.

Plot summary

What is Jojo Rabbit movie plot?

Here is a short review of "Jojo Rabbit" movie plot summary.

In the later stages of World War II, ten-year-old Johannes "Jojo" Betzler joins the Deutsches Jungvolk (junior section of the Hitler youth). Jojo (Roman Griffin Davis) is an innocent boy who is heavily indoctrinated with Nazi ideals (manifested by his imaginary friend Adolf (Taika Waititi), a supportive and buffoonish version of Adolf Hitler). At the training camp run by Captain Klenzendorf (Sam Rockwell), the other children give Jojo the derisive nickname "Jojo Rabbit" after he refuses to kill a rabbit to prove his worthiness. Pepped up by Adolf, he returns to prove his bravery, stealing a Stielhandgranate and throwing it without supervision. The grenade explodes at his feet, leaving him scarred and limping. Jojo's mother, Rosie (Scarlett Johansson), coerces Klenzendorf into ensuring that Jojo remains included and is given responsibilities. Jojo is given small tasks such as spreading propaganda leaflets and collecting scrap for the war effort.
Alone at home one day, Jojo discovers Elsa Korr (Thomasin McKenzie), a teenage Jewish girl and his late sister's former classmate, hiding upstairs. Jojo is both terrified and aggressive towards Elsa, who easily subdues his behavior. The two are left in a stalemate as the revelation that Rosie hiding Elsa would lead to Rosie's execution, and neither Jojo nor Elsa is willing to tell Rosie that they know for fear of what would happen next. Jojo continues to speak to Elsa, doing his best to uncover her "Jew secrets" so he can write a book about Jews for Klenzendorf. Elsa is both saddened and amused by the doctrine that Jojo believes. When she tells Jojo about her fiancé Nathan, Jojo forges a letter from Nathan claiming to have found someone else. When he sees her hurt by this, he quickly puts together a retraction.

Cast

Who plays who in the Jojo Rabbit movie?

Here is the full cast and characters of "Jojo Rabbit" movie. Actors and actresses are sorted mostly in credits order.

Roman Griffin Davis  as Jojo a young German boy
Thomasin McKenzie  as Elsa a Jewish girl whom Rosie hides in her home
Taika Waititi  as Adolf Jojo's imaginary friend version of Adolf Hitler
Rebel Wilson  as Fräulein Rahm a brutish instructor of the League of German Girls in the Hitlerjugend camp
Stephen Merchant  as Deertz a Gestapo agent
Alfie Allen  as Finkel the second-in-command to Captain Klenzendorf
Sam Rockwell  as Captain Klenzendorf an army officer
Scarlett Johansson  as Rosie Jojo's mother
Archie Yates  as Yorki Jojo's best friend and a member of Hitlerjugend
Luke Brandon Field  as Christoph
Sam Haygarth  as Hans
Stanislav Callas  as Russian Soldier
Joe Weintraub  as Herr Junker (as Joseph Weintraub)
Brian Caspe  as Herr Mueller
Gabriel Andrews  as Herr Klum
Billy Rayner  as Herr Frosch
Christian Howlings  as Bazooka Boy
Gilby Griffin Davis  as Clone
Hardy Griffin Davis  as Clone
Curtis Matthew  as Doctor
Robert East  as Herr Grusch

Release date

When is Jojo Rabbit movie release date?

"Jojo Rabbit" movie release date was scheduled to be on September 8, 2019 (TIFF, Toronto International Film Festival), on October 18, 2019 (United States), on January 3, 2020 (United Kingdom), on January 23, 2020 (Germany, Hungary) and on January 31, 2020 (Turkey) distributing by Fox Searchlight Pictures, Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures, 20th Century Fox Argentina, 20th Century Fox Brazil, 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, Big Picture 2 Films, Forum Hungary, Odeon, Press Play Pictures, Twentieth Century Fox, Ukrainian Film Distribution (UFD), HBO Max and The Walt Disney Company Iberia.

Filming

What are Jojo Rabbit filming details?

The duration of the film is 108 minutes. With a budget of $14 million, the film grossed over $90.3 million.

"Jojo Rabbit" movie is rated "PG-13", according to the MPAA film rating system.

Rating

What are critics and audiences saying about Jojo Rabbit movie?

"Jojo Rabbit" movie got high rating from critics. IMDB rating is 7.9/10. Rotten Tomatoes rating is 80/100.

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