The first Pitch Perfect movie was released in 2012. It is an american musical comedy film directed by Jason Moore. The Pitch Perfect cast includes Anna Kendrick, Skylar Astin, Rebel Wilson, Anna Camp, Brittany Snow, Ester Dean, Alexis Knapp, Hana Mae Lee, Adam DeVine, Ben Platt, John Michael Higgins, and Elizabeth Banks.
Pitch Perfect is about an all-girl a capella group, The Barden Bellas, at the Barden University and their way to the National a capella competition. The film is loosely adapted from Mickey Rapkin’s non-fiction book, titled Pitch Perfect: The Quest for Collegiate A Cappella Glory.
The movie Pitch Perfect released on September 28, 2012 in the United States received positive reviews from critics and earned over $115 million worldwide, becoming the second highest-grossing music comedy film of all time behind School of Rock.
Pitch Perfect 2 was released in 2015 and is a sequel to the 2012 film Pitch Perfect. Pitch Perfect 2 was produced and directed by Elizabeth Banks and written by Kay Cannon. After 3 years from winning the nationals in the first movie there are new and strong competitors for The Barden Bellas. This time it won’t be easy if they want to win the world championsship.
The film features an ensemble cast that includes Anna Kendrick, Rebel Wilson, Hailee Steinfeld, Brittany Snow, Alexis Knapp, Hana Mae Lee, Ester Dean, Chrissie Fit, Kelley Jakle, and Shelley Regner as The Bellas. This second Pitch Perfect movie had a gross revenue of over $287 million. Pitch Perfect 3 is set to be released on August 4, 2017.