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The Bad Guys (2022)

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The Bad Guys Overview

After a lifetime of legendary heists, notorious criminals Mr. Wolf, Mr. Snake, Mr. Piranha, Mr. Shark, and Ms. Tarantula are finally caught. To avoid a prison sentence, the animal outlaws must pull off their most challenging con yet, becoming model citizens.

Under the tutelage of their mentor, Professor Marmalade, the dubious gang sets out to fool the world that they’re turning good.

The Bad Guys Trailer & Clips

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Movie Details

  • Release Date: April 22, 2022
  • Director: Pierre Perifel
  • Run Time: 1h 40min
  • Writers: Aaron Blabey, Etan Cohen, Yoni Brenner, Hilary Winston

The Bad Guys Cast and Characters

  • Sam Rockwell – Mr. Wolf
  • Marc Maron – Mr. Snake
  • Awkwafina – Ms. Tarantula
  • Craig Robinson – Mr. Shark
  • Anthony Ramos – Mr. Piranha
  • Richard Ayoade – Professor Marmalade
  • Zazie-Beetz – Diane Foxinton, The Crimson Paw
  • Alex Borstein – Police Chief Misty Luggins
  • Lilly Singh – Tiffany Fluffit
  • Barbara Goodson – Old Lady
  • Dina Morrone – Museum announcer, Diane’s A.I. Assistant
  • Michael Godere – Delivery Driver, Museum Guest 1
  • Kelly Cooney – Prison Guard 1, Gala Guest 1
  • Walt Dohrn – Scientist, Gala Guest 3
  • David P. Smith – Prison Guard 2, Gala Guest 2, Protestor
  • John Venzon – Museum Guest 2, Panicked Cop
  • Jesse Averna – Prison Guard 3

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The Bad Guys Activity Book

Download The Bad Guys activity book created by DreamWorks. In the activity book, you’ll get an introduction to each of the five main characters, word search, maze escape, spot the difference, and coloring pages.

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Popular Bad Guys Questions

Is The Bad Guys a flop?

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The Bad Guys movie is not considered a flop. The film has a generous 6.8 rating on IMDb and grossed $250,162,278 worldwide sales.

Will The Bad Guys be on Netflix?

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The Bad Guys movie is currently on Netflix in the spring of 2023.

Is The Bad Guys movie on Disney Plus?

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The Bad Guys movie is not on Disney Plus. The film can be streamed on Netflix or purchased.

Is The Bad Guys movie kid friendly?


The Bad Guys is a film made for kids. However, the movie is rated PG, and parents may consider some material unsuitable for their children. The film encourages second chances and finding the good that everyone has inside.

Is The Bad Guys on HBO Max?

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The Bad Guys is not on HBO Max. To see the film, you can steam on Netflix or purchase the movie.

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