Anne Hathaway and Jesse Eisenberg Are Birds of a Feather in the New Rio Trailer

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20th Century Fox has released the first full trailer for Rio, starring the voice talents of Anne Hathaway, Jesse Eisenberg, George Lopez, Leslie Mann and a gaggle of other Hollywood heavy-hitters, including Jamie Foxx, Jemaine Clement and Tracy Morgan. The animated comedy adventure opens in theaters on April 8th, 2011.

Check out the new trailer below, and see the film's original teaser in our Rio trailers gallery! Hit the jump for a full synopsis!

RIO is a 3-D animation feature from the makers of the “Ice Age” films. Set in the magnificent city of Rio de Janeiro and the lush rainforest of Brazil, the comedy-adventure centers on Blu, a rare macaw who thinks he is the last of his kind. When Blu discovers there’s another – and that she’s a she – he leaves the comforts of his cage in small town Minnesota and heads to Rio. But it’s far from love at first sight between the domesticated and flight-challenged Blu and the fiercely independent, high-flying female, Jewel. Unexpectedly thrown together, they embark on an adventure of a lifetime, where they learn about friendship, love, courage, and being open to life’s many wonders. RIO brings together a menagerie of vivid characters, a heart-warming story, colorful backdrops, energizing Latin and contemporary music, and family-friendly song and dance.

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Rio Quotes

Rafael: Tell her, you have beautiful eyes.
Blu: I have beautiful eyes.

Maybe we could find a bus schedule or something?


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