Top 14 Sonic The Hedgehog Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Sonic The Hedgehog facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Sonic The Hedgehog film message.

The Movie (1999), Sonic scales a building among ruins in the "Land of Darkness". When the camera pans out, the structure they are standing on can be identified as the Empire State Building, implying that the movie and Sonic universe take place in a post-apocalyptic world.
The Movie (1999), Sonic scales a building among ruins in the "Land of Darkness". When the camera pans out, the structure they are standing on can be identified as the Empire State Building, implying that the movie and Sonic universe take place in a post-apocalyptic world.
Sonic's gym headband has the original video game logo on it
Sonic's gym headband has the original video game logo on it

Sonic The Hedgehog Easter Eggs

Hidden objects, characters, easter eggs, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • 1 - One of Robotnik's playlists is labeled Crush 40,a band known for creating songs for the games.
    One of Robotnik's playlists is labeled Crush 40,a band known for creating songs for the games.
  • 1 - ) Sonic strikes a pose from his appearance in Super Smash Bros Ultimate.
    ) Sonic strikes a pose from his appearance in Super Smash Bros Ultimate.
  • 1 - One of the goals on Sonics bucket list is to run along the Great Wall. He accomplishes this during his final chase with Dr. Robotnik.
    One of the goals on Sonics bucket list is to run along the Great Wall. He accomplishes this during his final chase with Dr. Robotnik.
  • 1 - The "Safe Worlds" map in Sonic The Hedgehog (2020) includes a bunch of references to other Sega/Sonic properties.
    The "Safe Worlds" map in Sonic The Hedgehog (2020) includes a bunch of references to other Sega/Sonic properties.
  • 1 - The property owner of the apartment Maddie (played by Tika Sumpter) was looking at on Zillow, is Amy Rose.
    The property owner of the apartment Maddie (played by Tika Sumpter) was looking at on Zillow, is Amy Rose.
  • 1 - Tails appears on the same cliff that Sonic used to overlook Green Hills at the start of the movie.
    Tails appears on the same cliff that Sonic used to overlook Green Hills at the start of the movie.

Sonic The Hedgehog Hidden Details

1 - You can see Sonic wearing Nike's in the leaked photo, but Puma's in the trailer
You can see Sonic wearing Nike's in the leaked photo, but Puma's in the trailer
1 - The reason sonic went to Paris first during the final battle is because of the bus ad he saw while running away from dr eggman and that's the thing he first thought of when pulling out his ring
The reason sonic went to Paris first during the final battle is because of the bus ad he saw while running away from dr eggman and that's the thing he first thought of when pulling out his ring
1 - With the new sonic redesign, the artists wanted to still have his eyes separated (unlike the cartoon and video games) so they created a white bridge above his nose to give the appearance of the classic design.
With the new sonic redesign, the artists wanted to still have his eyes separated (unlike the cartoon and video games) so they created a white bridge above his nose to give the appearance of the classic design.
1 - Sonic first transports to France while running from Robotnik because he sees the advertisement of Paris on the bus he slides under
Sonic first transports to France while running from Robotnik because he sees the advertisement of Paris on the bus he slides under
1 - The words, "YO MAMA", "TAKE A KNEE", and "DOGE THE DRAFT" are seen on the white light- up sign in background.
The words, "YO MAMA", "TAKE A KNEE", and "DOGE THE DRAFT" are seen on the white light- up sign in background.
Sonic The Hedgehog poster
Sonic The Hedgehog poster

Sonic The Hedgehog Plot

After discovering a small, blue, fast hedgehog, a small-town police officer must help him defeat an evil genius who wants to do experiments on him.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Sonic The Hedgehog. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Director Jeff Fowler
Stars Ben Schwartz, James Marsden, Jim Carrey, Tika Sumpter
IMDB score 6.6