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The Boxtrolls Trailer

Release Date: September 2014

From the likes of Coraline and Paranorman comes a new family feature full of adventure, an orphaned boy adopted by ‘box trolls’ aka trash collectors must do all he can in order to save his family from an exterminator who has set his eyes on taking down the trolls.   14 more words


The Patchwork Girl of Oz (1914)

So you thought that Judy Garland’s The Wizard of Oz (1939) was the first Oz adaptation on film? Not even close! And it was not the first good one, either (even though it could arguably be said to be the best). 459 more words

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Rio 2 (2014) ***

Iiiiiitttsss Rio 2!!

All your favorite friends are back: Blu, Jewel, Tulio, Linda, and friends like Rafael, Nico, and Pedro.

Blu and Jewel have a comfortable life in Rio with their 3 children, but when it is discovered that there are more blue macaws in the Amazon, Jewel convinces Blu and the kids to fly to the Amazon. 164 more words


How To Train Your Dragon 2 (USA, 2014)

Directed by: Dean DeBlois. I had to review this for a real publication, and without that urging, I surely never would have seen this one or its predecessor (and I damn sure wouldn’t have found myself at a 10 am screening on a Saturday at West Edmonton Mall for a kid’s movie). 268 more words

WALL-E - Film Review

Director – Andrew Stanton

Running time – 98 minutes

Release date (UK) – 18/07/2008

Genre – Animation/Adventure/Family

My rating – ****

Set in a distant, but fairly accurate future, where Earth has been abandoned by humans because of the large amounts of refuse covering its surface, a small, run-down, garbage collecting robot has been left to clean the mess. 837 more words