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This Is Classic Disney at Its Finest

Remember when an eight-minute cartoon could lift you to emotional heights and then bring you to tears mere moments later? I sure do. And Disney was the master of putting my emotions through the wringer. 207 more words

Movies

The Lego Batman Movie

Rating: 3.2

February 10, 2017
Dir. Chris McKay
Rated PG (for rude humor and some action)

3-4 Stars

Pokemon 3: The Movie - Spell of the Unown Review

This may sound a bit hyperbolic, but Pokemon 3: The Movie felt like the end of an era. Now, Pokemon’s popularity hasn’t exactly waned at all in the years since the film’s 2001 release (it’s still the biggest merchandise seller of any franchise in any medium, and the games remain best-sellers to this day), but this seemed to mark the end of the world’s initial… 1,056 more words

Animated Films

Why 'Coco' Feels Like an Act of Defiance

There is a part of me that loves Coco, the new Pixar film, for Coco, and a part of me that loves it for essentially being a big ol’ “eff you” to our president and his openly xenophobic, anti-immigrant ideology, which isn’t really an “ideology,” because let’s face it, Donald is not an ideological kind of guy, but more just an ingrained hatred. 87 more words

Features

EZ Reviews: Coco

Watched 11/24/2017 10:10 PM, Published 11/25/2017 7:30 PM

My expectations for this movie were obviously really high, because P I X A R. In my opinion, some of the best animated movies have been created by Pixar because of all the work they put into their movies and what you feel after watching one. 1,038 more words

Movie Reviews

Find Your Voice With Pixar's Coco.

By Lupita Franco Peimbert

(Film) – Coco, the story of a kid desperate to become a musician despite his family’s strong opposition is one inspiring story about following your dreams no matter how far away they seem from your reality. 693 more words

Culture

Review: ‘Coco’ Brings the Pixar Touch to Death

The movie delivers moments of cinematic rigor and playful pop-culture erudition. And though it deals with the afterlife, don’t let that scare you.

Published: November 21, 2017 at 05:30AM… 70 more words

NYT