Mavis flies onto the roof with her mother's present, and Dracula follows her in hopes of comforting her.He learns the present is a book about how Martha and Dracula "Zinged" and fell in love.
In 1895, in the aftermath of the death of his wife Martha (Jackie Sandler) at the hands of an angry human mob, Count Dracula (Adam Sandler) commissions and builds a massive five-star, monsters-only hotel in Transylvania in which he raises his daughter Mavis (Selena Gomez) and to serve as a safe-place getaway for the world's monsters from fear of human persecution.Famous monsters such as Frank (Kevin James) and his wife Eunice (Fran Drescher), Wayne and Wanda Werewolf (Steve Buscemi and Molly Shannon) and their massive immediate family, Griffin The Invisible Man (David Spade), and Murray the Mummy (Cee Lo Green) often come to stay at the hotel.The monsters finish celebrating Mavis's party, impressing the hotel guests.Hotel Transylvania was originally created and developed by comedy writer Todd Durham, which he based on his book of the same name; after creating the bible for a franchise of several films, television series, video games, books, merchandising, hotel chain, and theme park, he took the package unsolicited to Columbia Pictures and set it up at Sony Pictures Animation where he became the first of several screenwriters on the project.Dracula frantically disguises him as a Frankensteinesque Monster and passes him off as Frank's cousin "Johnnystein".
Johnny soon encounters Mavis and the two "Zing", in a form of romantic attraction.
Admiring the group, the humans agree to help, and a team of men dressed as vampires provide Dracula shelter from the sunlight while he rushes to the airport.
Dracula arrives to see Johnny's plane taking off, and he gives chase in bat form, burning in the sunlight.
It exceeds expectations in every new market it opens in." A social game based on the film, titled Hotel Transylvania Social Game and made by Sony Pictures Interactive, was released on August 15, 2012.
The game allows players to create their own Hotel Transylvania, where they must take care of the hotel's guests.
Meanwhile, the hotel chef Quasimodo (Jon Lovitz) with the help of his pet rat Esmeralda learns that Johnny is a human and kidnaps him in order to cook him.