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’Phantom Boy’ Trailer: ‘A Cat in Paris’ Duo Return With Heartwarming New York City Story

An unexpected hero will rise in the latest animated outing from GKIDS.

“Phantom Boy”

His name is Leo and he has a secret.

In the latest animated outing from the always-charming GKIDS, a young boy takes flight in a fantastic adventure that looks to flip the superhero narrative on its head. And, as is the case with so many superheroes, Leo has a very big secret.

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The newest film from “A Cat in Paris” filmmaking duo Jean-Loup Felicioli and Alain Gagnol, the New York City-set feature returns the pair to the big screen with another film about secret identities, bold deeds and unexpected new friends. When a vicious villain takes over the the city, Leo must use his hidden abilities — yes, as a phantom boy — to help fight back and save the inhabitants of Gotham from yet another wacky baddie bent on taking down the world. But there’s more to Leo than meets the eye, just take a peek at the film’s newest trailer, which reveals a big shocker at its end.

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“Phantom Boy” is playing in select theaters right now and will continue to expand this summer. Check out the new trailer below:

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