"Luca" is a 2021 American computer-animated coming-of-age fantasy comedy film directed by Enrico Casarosa.
The starring cast includes Jacob Tremblay as Luca Paguro, Jack Dylan Grazer as Alberto Scorfano, Emma Berman as Giulia Marcovaldo, Maya Rudolph as Daniela Paguro, Marco Barricelli as Massimo Marcovaldo, Saverio Raimondo as Ercole Visconti, Jim Gaffigan as Lorenzo Paguro, Giacomo Gianniotti as Giacomo, Sandy Martin as Grandma Paguro, Sacha Baron Cohen as Uncle Ugo and others.

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


Is there a trailer for Luca movie?

Pixar on Wednesday, April 28, 2021 released the trailer for "Luca" you can watch here:
Disney and Pixar's Luca | Official Trailer | Disney+.

Plot summary

What is Luca movie plot?

Here is a short review of "Luca" movie plot summary.

Luca Paguro (Jacob Tremblay) is a pre-teen sea monster living on the coast of the Italian city of Portorosso and spends his days herding a school of fish. His parents, mother Daniela (Maya Rudolph) and father Lorenzo, restrict him from going to the surface in fear that a human might kill him, but this restriction ends up making Luca (Deyvi Stib Rodríguez) feel bored. One day, when being conflicted about going to the surface or not, he meets another young sea monster named Alberto Scorfano (Jack Dylan Grazer), who has been on land many times on a small island near Portorosso and when he eggs Luca to follow him, Luca discovers that he and Alberto can transform into humans when they get dry on land. They go to Alberto's hideout in a small tower on the island full of human collectables and Alberto claims that he lives with father. Luca finds a poster in the hideout showing a Vespa, an Italian scooter, and they soon decide to spend the next few days making one out of scratch all while Luca tries to keep his now double-life a secret from his parents with only his grandmother being clued in and keeping it a secret.
Soon however, Lorenzo and Daniela discover what Luca has been doing and decide that Luca should be sent deeper into the ocean to live with his distant relative, Uncle Ugo (Sacha Baron Cohen). Distraught, Luca runs away to the surface with Alberto and together, they go to Portorosso where they soon earn the ire of local bully, and repeat champion of the Portorosso Cup Race, Ercole Visconti (Saverio Raimondo). Just as Ercole is about to dunk Luca's head into a fountain (which would expose his identity as a sea monster), they are soon saved by a young girl named Giulia Marcovaldo (Emma Berman) and she takes them to her house where she lives with her one-handed father Massimo (Marco Barricelli), who is an expert fish hunter and is seeking to kill a sea monster, much to their fear. Meanwhile, Daniela and Lorenzo can't find Luca anywhere and they soon decide to go up to the surface to find him.


Who plays who in the Luca movie cast?

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

Jacob Tremblay  as Luca Paguro a 13-year-old sea monster curious about the world above the sea
Jack Dylan Grazer  as Alberto Scorfano a teenage sea monster and Luca's best friend
Emma Berman  as Giulia Marcovaldo an Italian girl
Maya Rudolph  as Daniela Paguro a sea monster and Luca's mother who's determined to keep her son safe
Marco Barricelli  as Massimo Marcovaldo an Italian fisherman, cook, and Giulia's father
Saverio Raimondo  as Ercole Visconti the local bully of Portorosso
Jim Gaffigan  as Lorenzo Paguro a sea monster and Luca's father, a "well-meaning, but sometimes distracted dad who's very passionate about raising his prize-winning crabs"
Giacomo Gianniotti  as Giacomo a local fisherman
Sandy Martin  as Grandma Paguro a sea monster and Luca's grandmother
Sacha Baron Cohen  as Uncle Ugo a sea monster and distant relative of Luca's
Marina Massironi  as Mrs. Marsigliese
Francesca Fanti  as Maggiore
Gino D'Acampo  as Eugenio
Deyvi Stib Rodríguez  as Luca (Latin Spanish)
Giuseppe Russo  as Ciccio

Release date

When is Luca movie release date?

"Luca" movie release date was scheduled to be on June 13, 2021 (Aquarium of Genoa) and on June 18, 2021 (United States) distributing by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures Argentina, Forum Hungary and Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment.


What are Luca filming details?

The duration of the film is 101 minutes.

"Luca" movie is rated "PG", according to the MPAA film rating system.


What are critics and audiences saying about Luca movie?

"Luca" movie got high rating from critics. IMDB rating is 8.4/10. Rotten Tomatoes rating is 91/100.

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